Wedding Catering in Waiheke Island, Auckland


If you are planning an Auckland wedding but only checking out the mainland, then you are potentially missing out on a stunning location for your ceremony. Located around 17 kilometres off the Auckland coast, Waiheke Island is a slice of paradise just a short boat ride away from the hustle and bustle of the city.

Consider Waiheke Island for your weddingWith its sandy beaches, beautiful scenery and a range of outstanding venues the island is the perfect choice for a wedding whether you are planning a relaxed ceremony on the beach or an opulent event for several hundred guests.

By booking your wedding at Te Toki Retreat, you can turn your big day into a longer party, with accommodation for up to 29 guests available. With large lawns and stunning backdrops against which your wedding pictures can be taken, the Retreat is a great option for weddings with up to 120 guests, or why not try Fairgrounds in Oneroa which also offers accommodation as well as indoor and outdoor ceremony options overlooking the bay.

For a venue with a difference, you could pick Batch Winery, New Zealand’s highest altitude winery. Small groups can use the hall while larger wedding parties can hold their event in marquees on the lawn. You can even fly your guests directly to the venue by small plane or helicopter, landing among the vines.

Once you have decided on your venue, you need to choose a caterer, and there is none better than Nico Fini from Urban Escargot.

With Urban Escargot, you get the benefit of Nico’s 20 years’ experience in the catering business as well as impeccable taste and service.

Urban Escargot offers a range of menus for weddings.


Wedding Catering in Auckland: check our Urban EscargotIf you are opting for a more traditional venue and style of wedding, then Urban Escargot’s sit down menu would be a good solution. This menu offers a range of main courses including options for guests with special dietary requirements.

There is also a French banquet menu which gives you a little more flexibility with your dishes.

Couples looking for a more relaxed option might like to think about booking the company’s food truck, with the menu along the lines of pork belly, creamy crayfish and mussel chowder and crème brulee. The food truck comes with its own cooking facilities so you don’t have to worry about the kitchen at your venue. This means you have ultimate flexibilty on where you get married.

Nico and his team already have a good working relationship with several of the venues around Waiheke, meaning if you combine one of these venues with Urban Escargot for your wedding catering you can sit back and relax assured that your big day will run smoothly.

Of course, if you have another venue in mind just let us know and we can discuss how we can help with your plans. Whether you want a fine dining menu for 200 or a beach front food truck for 20 Urban Escargot should be your first choice for Auckland wedding catering.