Approved Caterers

The Merchants’ Hall offers a list of preferred caterers. We would be delighted to assist you with your requirements.

For more information please contact the events team


Appetite Direct is a multi award winning event caterer specialising in the full hospitality experience.  Renowned for leading the way in creative catering Appetite Direct brings years of experience and energy to each event.  Our passion for food and innovative design allows us to offer a truly unique event experience.  We work hard to ensure that each guest is enthralled and captivated as they experience first hand our award winning food and synonymous style.

0131 225 3711


Ginger Snap has a unique and flexible approach to every event, delivering a wide range of catering solutions to meet the diverse needs and budgets of our clients.We are renowned for our freshly prepared, locally sourced, delicious and imaginative cuisine. We take great pride in the truly bespoke service we offer and work hard to exceed expectations, time and time again.

0131 554 4475


As an award winning catering and events company, Hickory is expert at delivering all types of experiences, from intimate private dining to larger scale corporate events. They firmly believe they are in the business of enhancing their client’s reputation – by delivering first class seasonal food and creating events that live long in the memory of those who experience them.

0131 273 5243


MacKenzies have 20 years experience in providing a superior outside hospitality and event catering service. MacKenzies Catering can provide anything from a simple tea and coffee to a full sit-down meal. We will do everything to make your event professional and trouble-free. Mackenzies will quote for any events from weddings, conferences, canape receptions, private lunches and dinners.

07989 534 754


Pinkertons offers a personal and customised service. Whatever you are planning, from a working lunch to a wedding, we would be delighted to help. Our cooks are highly qualified and knowledgeable, in both traditional and contemporary cooking styles. We always use fresh, seasonal and local produce and are happy to source specific foods if requested.

0131 332 3800


At Prestige Venues and Events we’re fuelled by a passion for great-tasting Scottish food. It’s the vital ingredient in everything we do. We create bespoke solutions and all of it is nutritionally balanced, lovingly prepared and sustainable. Whatever you need, wherever you are, we create an environment where passion for food and service can flourish.

0131 319 3850



Whether you are planning a conference, dinner, wedding or private celebration, we will tailor a package to suit your very own ideas and requirements. With a commitment to using only the finest fresh and locally sourced Scottish produce, topped off with first class hospitality, we will deliver an event beyond your expectations.

0131 222 0131


At Wilde Thyme we create menus which are individual to each client and their event.  Whether we are producing a canapé menu for a drinks reception, an intimate dinner party menu, a wedding breakfast or a corporate dinner for VIP guests we always work closely with the client to produce a menu that reflects their food preferences.  As well as our menus reflecting individual taste we will always accommodate dietary requirements and ensure that all guests enjoy the same culinary experience.

0176 467 9736