Nic Leon - Proprietor &
Senior Events Manager

Nic Leon: event caterer, Hertfordshire & London

The founder of Leon Catering, has been a quality caterer for over 10 years, and through his career in the hospitality industry has managed events at some of the largest and most prestigious venues and events:

  • The Royal Box at Wembley
  • The Brit Awards
  • Hampton Court Palace
  • The Guildhall
  • Banqueting House
  • Natural History Museum
  • Royal Ascot
  • The Oval
  • The British Open Golf Championship

An eye for detail and vigilance is key to the smooth delivery of any event ensuring that each guest has their needs taken care of and the host is able to relax and enjoy.

We cannot thank you enough for your food and service at our wedding. We had so many compliments on all the food and giving tasted a bit of everything ourselves it was exceptional. Your help as announcer was perfect and your attention in ensuring everything was going as we wanted was brilliant. The whole team was so pleasant and really added to a great atmosphere on the day.

Philippa & Stewart Mcquin,
Berkhamsted, Hertfordshire
April 2014

Managers, Waiters and Bar Staff

Leon Catering staff, Bovingdon, Hertfordshire

The face of Leon Catering, friendly, attentive and professional, established in Bovingdon, Hertfordshire for over 10 years. We have a reputation of providing regular, valuable and fun employment to the children of local families. Where some do not return to catering following university others return as managers teaching new staff the etiquette and importance of good service and a friendly demeanour.

Thank-you very much for superb catering on Sunday, it was just right and have feasted happily on the remains. In addition I was particularly impressed with Tom and Catherine, beautiful manners, swift and perceptive I wish them well.

Bovingdon, Hertfordshire
March 2018

Thanks for a super lunch party which everyone has been most complementary about. Your staff did you credit.

Feldon, Hertfordshire
November 2015

Images of Nic and Gary by Louise Bjorling

Gary Chance - Executive

Gary Chance: event caterer, Hertfordshire & London

With a lifelong career of achieving accolades in the London restaurant scene Gary has perfected the challenge of bringing the fine dining experience to the larger numbers of event catering. Gary's expertise is vital in ensuring that menus match the occasion and venue served in the quickest time, fresh, hot and with maximum impact.

Gary's career has been paved through some of London and Paris's most prestigious restaurants and hotels with Albert Roux at Le Gavroche and Gavvers in Mayfair, The Ritz Piccadilly, The Goring Hotel and Le Fouquets on the Champs Elysee, and the most distinguished of guests from royalty to rock stars, politicians to sportsmen.

In recent years Gary has managed teams of chefs at events seating in excess of 1000 people giving Gary the edge in logistic management and control. Whoever the guest, and whatever the occasion our teams focus and dedication is the same, to serve and impress.

Working with our suppliers Gary and his team of chefs continue to innovate and excite bringing together quality and seasonal ingredients to create stunning and unique dishes that do not fail to impress.

It was a delight to have Gary in the kitchen and I was amazed how he produced such delicious food with limited facilities and left the kitchen as he found it.

Barbara and Brian,
Harpenden, Hertfordshire
September 2014