Who we are
The Galley provides a bespoke catering service for private and corporate needs. We pride ourselves on our personal approach and the attention to detail that so many generic catering services lack.
- Your personal chef
- Your culinary teacher
- Your bespoke caterers
- Your hosts & friendly waiting staff
We believe in sourcing local, in-seasoning, sustainable and free-range produce whenever we can.
Take a browser through our website to see some of the services that we offer, and we welcome you to contact us to discuess pricing or any other quieries that you may have.
We look forward to working with you,
Sit-Down & Buffet
A romantic dinner for two, a party buffet with all your family and friends, or bring a restaurant experience home; Our chef hosting service provides the optimal private-dining option.
Personal | Reliable | Creative
We believe that your special occasions should be unique and memorable, so we offer a quintessntial experience, and keep you in mind every step of the way.
Your personal chef works with you to create a perfect menu, then we take care of the rest on your behalf. The ingredients are sourced, the table is laid, a waiter is on hand and your chef cooks an exquisite meal for you and your guests.
Look | Taste | Small
A main part of the dining experience is the beautiful food that is served.
We pride ourselves, not only on quality and taste but with our creativity when it comes to food presentation.
Our aim is to create meals that almost look too good to eat, but smell too good to leave.
Personal Chef Services
The Galley knows that it's hard to commit to any diet with your already busy daily lifestyle.
We also know that food factors in to 80% of any health & physical goals you may have, with exercise and lifestyle contributing 20%.
Whether you're wanting help to create a personal meal plan, or assistance to get the whole family eating balanced, nutritious meals, we can meet your requirements.
First, our nutritional coach formulates meal plans based on your requirements, lifestyle and personal preferences. Then, The Galley chefs provide you with your personal fresh/frozen meals on a daily or weekly basis, so you don't have to worry about the shopping, prepping and cooking side of things.
There is nothing more rewarding than serving up a culinary ensation for family & friends to all enjoy. However, home cooks often find themselves not quite able to achieve the results that they were hoping for.
Lots of cook books instruct the reader using terms, words and processes that the average person wouldn't know, and isn't this frustrating?
Also, when you don't have a lot of time or confidence, being experimental and having fun in the kitchen can be daunting; especially when you have critical, fussy family around the table who turn up their nose if something isn't quite right.
We at The Galley love to teach customers the foundations of wonderful cooking. We let you into the some “chefy” secrets and take you thought some simple, or not so simple tricks so that you are able to cook some of your favourite meals properly, and hopefully have the urge to trial a lot more.
Private cookery lessons take place in the comfort of your own home and are tailored to your requests, so you get the most out of the experience.
Corporate & Business
The Galley provides flexible catering services for high end corporate events that can be tailored for your companies individual needs.
As our client you receive a choice of menus suitable for different occasions and then we liaise with you about which service and menu would best suit your event. Our catering services can be tailored to any evenut, includes seated meals, canape receptions, finder buffets, banquets, hot fork buffets and BBQs.
We have experience in catering for Fashion shoots, gala balls, product & venue launches, conferences, directors meetings and boardroom fine dining.
Cocktail & Canapés
Our Cocktail and Canape service provides a fabulous, simple way to impress your guests. Whether you're having a reception, party, gathering or launch we can work with you to create the perfect selection of canapes to complement the drinks offered by our skilled barmen.
The Galley can cater to dietary requirements, prepare the classic favourites, small bowled options or perfectly designed gourmet parcels, please contact for more details.
A wedding is quite probably the most important day of someones life. It's the union between two people and everything that happens on this day is highlighted in memories, from the weather to the music, to the food.
We at The Galley are always deeply honoured to be involved in the of this special day for a Bride and Groom.
We understand just how precious a day like this is and the stress that most brides and families go through to make every detail perfect. With this in mind, we work be enabling our clients to be involved as much, or as little as they want then when it comes to the organisation of the catering and service.
We believe that flexibility and understanding personal goals and preferences is the key here and we provide our upmost support, interest and care when it comes to every details.
At The Galley, our wedding caterers do't have a repeat button to push. To make it unique, it has to be bespoke, and that's what we pride ourselves on.
What we offer
- Wedding breakfasts
- Reception champagne & canapes
- Buffet meals
- Sit down meals
- The Cake
- Midnight snacks
- Next day breakfasts
The smell of fresh mown grass, English sunshine, long evenings & BBQ's (with a tent to take shelter in for when it rains), what better way to celebrate British summertime?
Garden parties have always been a favourite when it comes to summer gatherings, and The Galley have just made this option even better, you'll be wanting them all year round.
The Wood-Burning Oven
Our Wood-Burning ovens are a great way to entertain your guests and get them involved with some fun cooking, adults and kids alike!
The concept, originating in Italy, not only offers alternative food options to the usual garden party spread, but it creates an experience that you and your guests will remember.
Please contact us further for information on logistics, menu options and pricing.
Buying a gift for someone important requires time and productive thought.
Then, when that special someone has everything already it is even harder to choose something that you know they will use and enjoy.
The Galley offers some gift suggestions that could be that something that you've been looking for, something different and memorable.
- A private chef experience
- A cooking lesson experience
- Culinary Hampers
About Tony Maloy
Experience | Lifestyle | Passions
Tony Maloy, founder of The Galley and intermittent head chef developed his culinary knowledge, creative concepts and high standard of service while travelling across the world as a chef for the past 10 years.
We life to refer to Tony's meals as experiences because through each, his passion for individual cuisines come through remarkably, and each meal tends to have a story or be memorable in its own right. This is what Tony strives to achieve with any service offered through The Galley. He believes in making things personal, fun and memorable.
“Food is made fabulous with skill and passion, and through this it touches peoples hearts” Tony started his career at The River Café in London, then travelled to educate and immerse himself in the culture and cuisine's of Italy, France, Japan and Australia.
After this he transitioned onto working as Head Chef on Super-yachts for 4 years, cruising the Mediterranean, Caribbean, South America and The Galapagos.
Tony complements his passion for food with his love for fitness. When not cooking or working on “The Galley” he cycles, plays golf, enjoys a good drink, dance and spends time with his friends and family.