If you're looking for a Caterer for your event, then look no further.  Make your event extrra special with some superb food served with panache from an award-winning team.Whether you need cateting for your wedding, corporate event, party or special occasion, we can create some wonderful bespoke menus to match your budget.

Contact Details


Phone: 07970 151138


Antony Vaks

Having a dinner party and need an experienced chef? I'm Antony Vaks, a professional chef with over 30 years experience in the catering industry. My team will come to your venue and create a delicious culinary experience for your guests while you're left to simply host and enjoy your party. Whether you're hosting a private family dinner, hen party, an important reunion event or BBQ, we are happy to help.



Imaginative Gourmet

Based in Monmouth, South Wales, Imaginative Gourmet offers catering for special occasions. We consider the nature of the event, the guests involved, the type of cuisine preferred and all the minor details that are vital to any successful catering event. No event is considered too small nor too large. Established in 2002 the business has several years’ experience in the catering business.


Jane White Catering

A catering company based in Monmouth, at Jane White Catering we put a creative twist on home cooking, and aim to use only the freshest ingredients sourced from local producers whenever possible.

We produce beautiful food for all kinds of parties, from birthdays to anniversaries to small intimate dinner parties in the comfort of your own home. Our comprehensive range of mobile catering equipment means we can cater at any venue - even in the middle of a field!


Sugarloaf Catering

A long standing catering business led by husband and wife team, Mark and Claire. As a local company based in South Wales, we aim to source as many of our products from local producers and suppliers based in Abergavenny, Brecon, Crickhowel and so on. Sugarloaf Catering offer a professional and friendly service for any occasion. Whether you are having a small intimate dinner party, corporate event or a beautiful wedding, you will get service with a smile and fantastic food made with local ingredients.



My Personal Sanctuary

My Personal Sanctuary is a luxury, organic and truly indulgent visiting spa service, offering branded in-house treatments to guests staying at stylish and award winning holiday homes and retreats across the UK. 

From the moment we arrive at your door our aim is to envelop you and your guests in calm, serenity and absolute relaxation. Our lovely treatments have been carefully designed to maximise relaxation and personal fulfilment, and our packages offer a combination of massage, traditional body scrubs, facials and hand and feet treatments. Our fantastic Pukka Herbs and Green People products are suitable for all ages or skin type and are sure to leave you feeling thoroughly pampered.

All you have to do is sit back, relax, and enjoy, feeling aches and pains dissolve under the skilled fingers of our therapists. 

 Let Us Create Your Personal Sanctuary

We would love to look after you and your guests, whatever your party size and occasion.  So if you would like to speak to one of our team about the treatments we offer, please get in touch. 

Phone: 01625 540 557

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Forest Of Dean activities

Please click on the link below to go to a pdf listing the activities that the Forest Of Dean can offer you


Bigwell Fly Fishery

A good enjoyable challenge suitable for all ages & abilities with a variety of conditions in the pools, as well as a good size of hard fighting fish which can be fished for on both a catch & release or take basis. The lodge also has a good range of tackle for those forgotten items, items that u have run out or need replacing at reasonable prices, if you like cooked breakfast this is also your place!

Website:  Bigwell Fly Fishery



Canoe The Wye

One of several canoe hire companies on the Wye. Starts from the Canoe Hire centre in Symonds Yat, taking you up river for the start of your Wye Valley Canoe Trip then you paddle back. Fabulous way to enjoy the area.

Website: Canoe The Wye

The Rolls of Monmouth Golf Club

The Rolls of Monmouth Golf Club

The Rolls of Monmouth Golf Club, with its championship 6,733 yard golf course, is set in superb countryside with spectacular views of the Welsh hills. It is one of the most outstanding golf courses, not just in Wales, but in the whole of the UK.

Website: The Rolls of Monmouth Gold Club

Stand Up Paddleboarding at Ye Old Ferrie Inn

Enjoy this increasingly popular activity amidst the spectacular scenery of the Wye Valley. Spend a while on the river after your thorough briefing and training and then relax with refreshments from the pub that has been standing on the banks of the River Wye since 1473

Website: Stand Up Paddleboarding at Ye Old Ferrie Inn


Private Cocktail Bartender

Hire your own private cocktail bartender for your celebration. 

Three options available:

  • Personal Cocktail Bartender - A personal bartender to come to your home and make cocktails for you 
  • and your guests
  • Personal Cocktail Bartender and a Butler in the Buff
  • Cocktail Clinic - A personal fun training session to teach you about cocktails and how 
  • to make them.

Contact Details


Website: The Bar Tender

Phone: 0117 941 5825


LiquorShaker is a cocktail events company that brings cocktail making to you.

For groups wishing to learn about making cocktails for themselves, the beginner’s “Introduction to Cocktails” or the more advanced “Cocktail Masterclass” are LiquorShaker’s lively, yet instructional cocktail courses, both of which help you to learn the essentials required to make professional quality cocktails at home.

If you are planning a special occasion or event and need someone else to make the drinks for you, Liquorshaker should be your first choice for mobile cocktail bar service. We will work with you to create your perfect menu, with customisation such as requirement including favourite cocktails, complementing the event’s theme or assisting in the promotion of a product at launch.

We take our cocktail making seriously so that you can concentrate on having fun!



Spright Monmouth Executive Taxi Chauffeur

Spright Monmouth Executive Taxi Chauffeur

01600 700110

Rockfield Executive Cars

Rockfield Executive Cars

01600 709980

Monnow Taxi Service

Monnow Taxi Service

07968 059409

Kenny's Taxis

Kenny’s Taxi’s

07828 882432

Ace Taxis

Ace Taxis

07754 174596

Eating Out

Aa Haan Thai, Monmouth

Superb authentic Thai restaurant. Actual premises are small but you can order take away to collect. Give plenty of notice – the kitchen is small but it’s worth the wait.

Tel: 01600 228050

Toi et Moi

A licensed French restaurant run by French chef Cédric Lherbier, formerly of Les Copains d'Abord restaurant in Winchester and La Benjamine in South West France.
The restaurant has outstanding views over the Golden Valley and is set within Holling Grange a grade II listed property. Situated between Abbey Dore and Bacton, this very secluded restaurant with open kitchen has 5 tables, a lounge area and offers relaxed dining. The food is French and seasonal. We source many of our ingredients locally and during the summer and autumn we use freshly picked produce from the garden and most dishes are cooked to order by Cédric.


Tel: 01981240244

The Walnut Tree, Abergavenny

A famous inn and restaurant since the early 60’s, The Walnut Tree sits two miles east of Abergavenny. It offers proper dining and drinking in an informal setting. There are around 20 tables simply laid. The restaurant seats up to 70 diners and we open from Tuesday to Saturday, lunchtime and evening. The food is an eclectic mix, based on Shaun Hill’s personal taste, paired with sound cooking techniques; rather than a particular country's cuisine. A unifying feature is the core of excellent ingredients.


Tel: 01873852797

The Whitebrook: A Michelin Star Restaurant in the Wye Valley

Chris Harrod, chef patron, and his wife Kirsty, manage a stylish restaurant with rooms. Their emphasis is on an experience of excellence throughout. They have already won a clutch of awards, including a Michelin star.
At the Whitebrook, our passion is to deliver flavour, creating new menus using the freshest ingredients. Our superb restaurant service combines with a relaxing ambience, so that our guests have a truly memorable dining experience.


Tel: 01600860254

The Stonemill, Monmouth

The Stonemill has been trading for 15 years. During this time we have been overwelmed with the success of the restaurant and the positive feedback from our customers. We have also gained entry into all the major eating out guides, including Michelin, Les Routiers, The Good Food Guide, Hardens and Time Out. In November 2006 we were delighted to be awarded two AA rosettes, and continue to achieve this high standard to the present day.


Tel: 01600276273

The Inn at Penallt, Monmouth

17th Century traditional country Inn located in the Wye Valley with spectacular views of the Forest of Dean. The bar has a relaxed atmosphere with a wood burning open fire, a cosy restaurant and a well-balanced wine list of over 75 options.


Tel: 01600772765

7 Church Street, Monmouth

In February 2016 the couple, Mark Turton and Bea Sebestyen took over the former Italian restaurant, Prego. They soon reopened as #7 Church Street with the aim of creating a place where everyone should feel comfortable, and the quality and flavours remain in a less formal atmosphere. Weeks after opening, their food has been awarded 2 AA Rosettes.


Tel: 01600712600

Horse Riding near Monmouth

Redbrook Equestrian

Rebrook Equestrian

Redbrook Equestrian is a friendly professionally run Riding School, Pony Club Centre and livery yard 
situated in Upper Redbrook near Monmouth in the beautiful Wye Valley.
We have horses and ponies to suit all abilities from beginners to experienced riders and offer a range of activities and courses by qualified instructors.