Wondering about your wedding?

Wondering about your wedding?

As the wedding sector makes its much wanted return, our catering services are here to help, once government restrictions change.

Current guidelines provided by the UK Government currently state that from the 1st of August, small wedding receptions will be able to take place; this includes having a sit-down meal, with no more than 30 people.

Although we currently do not provide sit-down meal catering, if you’re having a more casual and relaxed wedding, we do provide a fun and exciting takeaway menu that could be adapted to serve as a sit-down meal.

Despite these restrictions, we are still able to cater for other events such as birthdays and christenings.

We will continue to keep you up to date once government guidelines change and we can begin catering weddings again. If you’re having a wedding in the future, we are available and are able to do buffet catering!

You can view our buffet menu here.

Serving a great range of delicious, mouth-watering platters and diverse buffet menus, you can choose a menu that suits you and your guests needs, including any dietary needs you or your guests may have!

If you are looking for a caterer, why not contact us?

Caterer cancelled? We have got your back.

Caterer cancelled? We have got your back.

All of us at Lauren’s are excited to say that we are getting back to business! Although we may not be fully operational, however, our catering services are up and running!

The coronavirus pandemic has caused a lot of trouble for a range of businesses, some even having to shut their doors for good. The food industry has been drastically hit by the virus, meaning that many people have found the businesses they booked for a range of events later this year have had to cancel.

We are here to help!

As we return to the kitchen, we have the capacity to help our local community with their catering needs. Serving a range of delicious platters and a range of different buffet menus, you can pick a menu to suit you and your needs, including any dietary needs you or your guests may have!

View our platter and buffet menu.

We cater for a range of events including, birthdays, christenings, corporate events, special occasions such as weddings, funerals, and family gatherings.

If you are looking for a caterer, why not give us a call and see how we can help you today?

Saying Thank you to our Service Staff

Saying Thank you to our Service Staff

As many of you know, at Lauren’s Catering we value our staff. Not only do they work hard but they are reliable and loyal. We know that great staff deserved to be acknowledged for the fantastic work they do.

This is why at Lauren’s, as part of our way to say thank you for all the hard work of Gloucestershire’s amazing service staff such as NHS staff, we offer discount on our delicious food and drink.

During the last few months, the country has found a new sense of appreciation for its service staff and the work they do. We are proud to have always, and to be continuing to offer discount to service staff.

We have also been dropping off delicious treats to the amazing staff working around the clock at Gloucester Royal Hospital’s A&E department, because we know that it can be hard to squeeze in time for lunch!

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From all of us at Lauren’s we would like to say a big thank you for all the work you have done, not only over the last few months, but since the day you started your career.

Discover Lauren’s delicious range of freshly made food from our snack vans to buffet catering here.

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3 Things You Didn’t Know About Food Allergies

3 Things You Didn’t Know About Food Allergies


At Lauren’s, we cater to every need. Whether it’s getting your foot to you by van, catering your events or taking into account your allergies, we do it because we care. 

We want to make sure our food is not only delicious but safe for all our lovely customers, whatever their dietary needs. 

We take allergies seriously, which is why we will always make you aware of any allergens in our foods. 

Recently we did some digging into the world of allergies and found out 3 interesting facts about food allergies that we thought we would share with you. 

Around 1-10% of adults and children in the UK have a food hypersensitivity (The Association of UK Dietitians (BDA),2015)

With up to 10% of the population having a food hypersensitivity a business such as ours needs to be diligent in our practice. For over 25 years we have continued to be professional in our practice, caring for our staff and customers. 

Most food allergies affect young children under the age of 3. 

Surprisingly most food allergies affect young children under the age of 3 (NHS,2019) fortunately according to the anaphylaxis campaign some children will outgrow allergies. Studies suggest that around 20% of children with a. peanut allergy will outgrow it (Anaphylaxis Campaign, 2017). This is why it is recommended to have allergy tests done throughout childhood and early adulthood to monitor allergies. 

There are 14 major food allergens need to be mentioned on labels. 

According to Allergy UK, there are 14 main food allergens, although anyone can be allergic to a variety of different things – food-related or not! 

The main food allergies are as follows: 

Celery; Cereals containing gluten; Crustaceans; Eggs; Fish; Lupin; Milk; Molluscs; Mustard; Tree Nuts; Peanuts; Sesame seeds; Soya and Sulphur dioxide. (Allergy UK, 2020)

At Lauren’s, we will always inform you what is in our food, making it clear to what our foods contain and keep you safe. 

Did you know we cater to events such as weddings, conferences and more? Contact us to find out more.

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Sponsoring Sporting Success!

Sponsoring Sporting Success!

We are very pleased to sponsor local Rugby Union player Bradley Overthrow.

Bradley is 23 years old and his position is either a centre or wing.

Until recently, Bradley played for Cheltenham Saracens. However, he has now moved to Old Cryptonians in Gloucester and made an instant impact. In their most recent game, a cup match away against Exeter Saracens, he scored two tries in a 66 v 3 victory!

He also plays for The Cats 7s team. Their greatest achievement was to travel to an international rugby 7s tournament in Dubai, where they made it through to the quarter finals.

We wish Bradley every success in this and future seasons.