On time, very professional, great attitude, extremely reliable and hard working. fantastic value for money.


We come in handy in particular to couples that have decided to dry-hire a venue and will provide their own food and drinks. Apart from providing the waiting staff on the big day, we are happy to help you plan your big day.

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  • Talking to you on the phone

    … as many times as needed, at times convenient to you (including evenings and weekends).

  • Right number of appropriately skilled staff

    We will go through your plan for the day to ensure this is well thought hospitality wise and you have at all times not only sufficient staff, but the staff allocated to the right task.

  • Assisting with equipment hire

    We can provide an expert advice on what catering equipment you would need for your wedding and hire it all out for you.

  • Face-to-face meetings

    We can send an allocated Event Manager to meet with you face-to-face at the venue if required. For this service we charge a flat £60+VAT fee.

I booked with Salt and Pepper last minute for a Christmas Eve party. They were able to find someone at short notice and he was professional, courteous and very competent. A very reliable company!


We understand that it is important for our staff to fit in with your brand identity and always take time to match the right candidates to any given event. We provide smart, reliable and experienced catering staff who speak fluent English and have friendly personalities.

If you are new to organising events and feel daunted by the prospect, we are happy to help with equipment hire, beverage quantities, ice deliveries and if necessary recommend a few selected London catering companies.

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  • Gallery Events

    We have a wide portfolio of central London galleries we work with, including The Mall Galleries, Contini Art UK, Kallos Gallery, Gazelli Art House, Massimo de Carlo, Rosenfeld Porcini, White Rainbow Gallery, Victoria Miro, Griffin Gallery, Tafeta Gallery and others. Our typical gallery event is a private exhibition viewing for up to 600 people.
    Please, contact us to receive a client brochure with all the information you may need to organise a gallery event in London.

  • In-Store Events and Pop-Up Boutiques

    We acknowledge the importance of promotional in-store events and are happy to assist you in treating your clients and giving them a unique experience with your company. Conran Shop, Paul Smith and Anthropologie Europe are among the retailers we work for regularly.

  • Staff Parties

    Whether it’s after work drinks, a summer BBQ or a Christmas party, we would love to be a part of fun, you are organising for your team. Our knowledgeable and intuitive mixologists will add a special touch to your corporate get-together.

  • Fine Dining

    In addition to our general staff we have a strong team of professional butlers to serve board and business lunches, and formal dinners.


…The waiting staff made sure everyone was served with food and drinks, and by the time the event was over, they had done almost all the cleaning and the crockery and cutlery we had hired was cleaned, stored and ready to be returned to the rental company.

House Parties

Every weekend we cover a range of private house parties all over London and surrounding areas: birthday, engagement and house-warming parties being the most popular.

From serving prosecco, beers and wines to creating sophisticated cocktails in front of your family and friends; from mingling around with trays full of canapés to arranging an impressive display of your delicious home-made food, our friendly and efficient staff will ensure that all the guests are being looked after and that the event runs smoothly and according to your specifications.

When it comes to helping around our philosophy is “if you would ask a friend, you can ask us”. Once we arrive at your place the only thing you need to do is: delegate, relax and enjoy!

  • How We Can Help

    Provide reliable, personable and well-presented staff that speak fluent English; advise you on staffing levels, equipment needed and beverage quantities; provide equipment hire; design and arrange party decor.

  • What Our Staff Can Do

    Meet and greet your guests, take coats; serve drinks on arrival and top up during the evening; warm up and plate canapés and ready-made meals; do the occasional washing up, clear and tidy up your kitchen and party area before they leave.

Alex arrived a few minutes before his booking for my partner’s birthday party at our flat. He was polite, courteous and motivated. He dealt with serving hot food delivered by caterers, serving drinks, answering the door buzzer, etc etc. He was a life saver.

Celebration of Life

Let us take the stress and strain of serving guests with drinks and food at this sad time. With great attention to detail, our highly experienced staff will offer a sympathetic, efficient yet unobtrusive service on this important day. We will take control over the whole function at your home or at a venue of your choice, leaving you free to spend time with friends and family.

With minimal briefing, the staff just got on with our Wedding Reception. The were always one step ahead of the day, checking in with us at the right times, and generally gave us the sense that everything was under control. They were constantly serving, tidying, and checking everyone was ok, which ensured the event went super smooth.


Have you got an enquiry?

Please fill out the simple form below and we will get back to you within one working day. If you require a quotation give us as much information as possible.

  • How do we pay?

    You can pay by bank transfer, cheque or card. We do not accept American Express. If you have an account then your payment is in 7 day payment terms. Otherwise full payment will be due before your event.

  • Do we have to book staff for a minimum period?

    Yes we have a 4-hour minimum booking period within zone 3 of the underground. Other areas will have longer minimum booking depending on distance from London and ease of transport.
    Security staff have a 5-hour minimum booking period.

  • What is your COVID policy?

    All of our staff test regularly and you can request their lateral flow test results one day before your event as well as their vaccination status. They also wear masks unless they are medically exempted.

    Events cancelled with less than 48 hours’ notice should be paid in full unless this cancellation happens due to the government’s change in regulations.

  • Do we have to book the staff taxis?

    No, if the event is within zone 2 of the underground. For simplicity and clients’ peace of mind after 23.30 we charge a £30+VAT late night fee per staff, allowing the staff to organise their own transport. Events outside of zone 2 will be quoted on a case by case basis

  • Do you charge late night or Sunday overtime?

    For events taking place within zone 2 of the underground, after 23.30 we charge a £30+VAT late night fee, per staff . Events outside of zone 2 will be quoted on a case by case basis. We charge double rates on bank holidays as well s NYE and Christmas Eve.

  • Do we have to give the staff food and drinks?

    Staff must have access to water. Food is at your discretion.

  • Can I ask my staff to stay longer on the night?

    Although this will be at their discretion, our staff know that this business requires flexibility and in most cases will be happy to stay longer.

  • Do we have to pay for travel time?

    Within zone 2 and between 7am and 11.30pm travel is free. However outside zone 2 the costs for transport and increased travel time to staff will be charged. This will be quoted to you.

  • Can you help with equipment hire?

    Yes. We are always happy to assist with all your equipment needs. Please visit our equipment hire page for further information.

  • Can you help with party decorations?

    Yes. We can help with bespoke theme party displays, balloon walls, balloon garlands, etc. Please visit our party styling services page for further information.

  • Can a mixologist advise me on cocktails ingredients?

    Yes. Our experienced mixologists can provide a detailed ingredients and quantities list for your chosen cocktails depending on the number of quests and how long a party will last.  This will be done well in advance so you will have time to do the shopping.

  • Should we tip our staff?

    This is up to you. Our staff will surely appreciate if you do.

  • Do I need to give staff breaks?

    As per law, staff have the right to a 20-minute uninterrupted break if they are doing a shift of 6 hours or longer and this must be during that shift, not at the beginning or the end.

  • What’s your staff standard uniform?

    Leather black shoes (ladies may wear ballerinas), smart black trousers and a long sleeve black shirt. For more formal occasions we can wear a white shirt, a black tie and a black waistcoat.

  • Which areas do you cover?

    We cover all areas of London that are reachable by either tube or overground. We may be able to help with destinations further away but it would depend on the availability of staff who can drive. One-way travel time and train fares/fuel will be charged.