Major the Gourmet is proud is to the recipient of numerous awards over the
past 35 years for our commitment to providing the freshest foods incorporated
with the highest standards of service, presentation and quality.
- 'Best Catered Event' - 1997, 2000 and 2005
- 'Best Off-Premise Catered Event' - 2000 and 2005
- 'Best Food Presentation' - 1997 and 2000
Major the Gourmet would like to extend a special thanks to all those who have
allowed MTG to be apart of their corporate and social events, special
celebrations and daily lunches; allowing us to continue being leaders in the
These accomplishments are accredited to Owner and Guiding Chef - Nicky Major
- "Where good is never good enough, but where perfect will be just fine."
"Major the Gourmethas catered at six events a year for me for some twenty
years. There is no question in my mind that Nicky and her staff are the most
outstanding caterers in Western Canada in every respect- food, service,
presentation and staffing."
-Peter Brown, Chairman, Canaccord Capital
"Many delegates commented that the reception was one of the best they had
attended in years, much of it owing to exceptional food! The quality of food
and service was outstanding."
-Richard Taylor, Executive Director, Union of BC Municipalities
"We were more than delighted with the quality of food and service of the
staff members. The staff members were always punctual and professional,
providing excellent service meeting the different needs at each event. We look
forward to using the services of Major the Gourmet in the future."
-Sandy Buck, Special Events Coordinator, Vancouver International Jazz
"Our client has stated in her letter to us "that the caterer exceeded my
expectations ten fold. The menu was totally unique and the food was delicious."
Rare Indigo is all about building legendary event experiences and as such we are
only as strong as the suppliers we work with. We are very proud to be
associated with you and your extraordinary team."
-Rare Indigo Desitination Marketing Inc.
"I can honestly say that your attention to detail by far exceeds any caterer
that I have worked with. The service staff was organized, professtional and
friendly. What was most impressive was the 'mood' you created. Our office
surroundings were transformed into warm and welcoming atmosphere with your
creative use of color, flowers, candles and dimmed lighting."
-Eileen Doole, Marketing Manager, Bosa Development Corporation
"Major the Gourmet has been such an integral part of my success in putting
on an amazing party. Their food is unquestionably outstanding with its taste
and beautiful presentation. The staff are incredibly helpful and professional
and my kitchen and living area was left spotless after the party. They did not
leave until the last dish was put away. I would highly recommend them for any
event whether it be fundraiser, birthday party or wedding!"
-Lisa Wolverton, Founder, Generation i
"Your company will be my first choice for catering in future. I found you
to be so helpful and efficient...many of them (the guests) commented on the
delicious food. I told them all that the food came from Major the
-Jane Robinson, Owner, Robinson Consulting
“Major the Gourmet were instrumental in making our annual event a huge
success. Much of their success is rooted in their attention to detail which
meant the event on the night was flawless and there were no surprises. From the
initial site visit immediately after our preliminary phone call to
recommendations on the menu and set up of the venue itself, plus working towards
our budget, I was very impressed with their service level. And as for their
food….just delicious! I thoroughly recommend them for any level of event.”
-A major commercial real estate company in Canada