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Crab Apple catering services in Dorset are not just limited to mouth-watering food and drink for your wedding, party, or occasion. We also offer a range of other exciting options. These include bar hire, BBQ catering, food truck catering, and even hog roast catering. Crab Apple’s catering services make sure that your event goes off with a bang!

Wedding Catering

We love creating perfect wedding menus with our brides and gooms to be. Providing the most beautiful and tasty food that you want for your big day, served when you want it. Let our experienced chefs and service staff take any stree away and make your wedding food (and drink) dreams come true.

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Party Catering

We adore catering at parties and events. We love providing mouth-watering food at them all. Hog roasts, Paellas, BBQs, seafood spectaculars, feasts, banquets and sit-down dinners. Our stress-free party catering includes everything. The planning, staffing, and serving, as well as clearing and cleaning.

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BBQ Catering

Meats marinated in our own rubs and seasonal vegetables. Even custom-built smokers and charcoal BBQs. We can provide it all. Our BBQ menus are made bespoke to suit your needs with a variety of freshly prepared side dishes. The best bit – we bring ready-prepared food, plates, and cutlery so no cleaning for you!
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We know that choosing catering services in Dorset can be difficult. There are many different options available with a variety of pricing structures. It’s important to remember that not all catering services are created equal. What may work for one person may not work for you.

Bar Hire

Our rustic horsebox bar can be customised to any theme. It creates a friendly relaxed atmosphere. Alternately, our hand made free-standing bar fits into almost any event space. We can provide a fully stocked and staffed or you can stock it yourself. Either way, you are looking at the perfect bar hire.

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Food Truck

Hettie, our fully running 1958 Citroen H van is a crowd-pleaser. She is kitted out with all we need to cook a wide range of culinary options. Perfect for any party or wedding. Hettie’s mouth-watering smells and incredible tastes make for an awesome experience. All you need is a space for Hettie to park and leave the rest to us.

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Hog Roast

Our Dorset hog roast is slow-cooked to perfection. We delicately season our pork for maximum crispiness. If you’re looking for quality pork and delicious side dishes, look no further than our hog roast. Perfect for large parties or wedding evenings. Delicious vegetarian options are also available.

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This is why at crab apple we pride ourselves on a personal yet professional service. We provide the tastiest food possible with the least amount of stress. We are a family-run business and members of the local community. As such we have also undertaken the responsibility of catering for local schools. Sharing our love for all things food with the next generation.

CAkes And Sweets

We take pride in our delicious cakes and sweet treats for any event or occasion. All homemade by our experienced expert baker Julia. We are well known for supplying a huge variety of sweet offerings along with large portions. We have also perfected vegan and food intolerance sweat treats.

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Fancy wholesome, homecooked food amongst the sights and sounds of the Dorset forest? Our cedar wood-clad,  Snack Shack at Burnbake is open to all during season. The perfect al fresco dining experience for campers and the public alike. Eco-friendly takeaway is also now available, all at competitive prices.

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Schools Catering

Forget mass-produced tasteless slop from a faceless business. We believe in a better way of feeding children. We supply freshly made, tasty, nourishing school lunches. Developed with schools and lunchtime supervisors our menus mean clean plates and happy children. 

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I would like to personally thank you for the wonderful service and food you provided at our wedding. The wedding breakfast and Mexican food truck were perfect. Our guests all commented on how helpful and polite your staff were and your food was some of the best they had ever had at a wedding.

Sue Watson