Haar now offer fine dining catering

Fine dining catering from award-winning Chef Dean Banks

Are you in search of the perfect recipe for an unforgettable event? Look no further, because Haar Events is here to elevate your gatherings with a touch of culinary excellence that will leave your guests raving about the event. Led by the renowned and award-winning Scottish culinary whiz, Chef Dean Banks. Haar Events brings the sophistication of Michelin-recommended, AA rosette-awarded dining directly to your chosen venue.

Scottish oysters with decorative stones and seaweed

Chef Banks, a household name in the culinary world, first took to the spotlight on MasterChef: The Professionals. Since then, he has achieved the pinnacle of gastronomic success, earning coveted Michelin recommendations and AA rosette awards for his restaurants in Edinburgh and St Andrews. Now, he extends his creative genius and technical prowess to this bespoke catering service.


The Culinary Journey Begins with Tempting Canapés 

At Haar Events, they believe in setting the stage for a memorable dining experience right from the start. As your guests arrive, they will be welcomed with a tantalising array of canapés, expertly crafted in five distinct styles. These bite-sized delights are not only a feast for the taste buds but also the perfect conversation starter, allowing your guests to mingle effortlessly while sipping on handcrafted cocktails made with artisan spirits.

small canapes served on wooden boards


A Three-Course Seated Extravaganza

The pièce de résistance of any event is undoubtedly the main meal, and at Haar Events, they take it to the next level. The three-course seated meal is a culinary journey like no other. Each course offers a delightful choice between two carefully curated options, ensuring that every guest can tailor their dining experience to their personal preferences.


Exceptional Ingredients for Unforgettable Flavours

What truly sets Haar Events apart is the quality of the ingredients. Chef Dean Banks is known for his unwavering commitment to sourcing the finest local and sustainable produce to create his menus. Among his signature dishes is the iconic St Andrews Bay lobster, a star of the show. Each dish is a masterpiece, harmoniously blending flavours from across Europe and Asia to create a symphony of taste that is truly unforgettable.


Beyond Formal Dining 

For those seeking a more casual affair, Haar Events offers a selection of upscale bar food options. Think loaded fries and Waagyu Burgers that add a touch of gourmet flair to late-night revelry. Whether you're planning an intimate gathering or a grand celebration, our team can host your event at either Dean's Haar in St Andrews or the Pompadour in Edinburgh, both of which exude an air of sophistication and elegance.


Personalise Your Indulgence

At Haar Events, they understand the value of personalisation. Guests can take their dining experience up a notch by supplementing their meals with premium ingredients such as fresh truffles or Exmoor caviar. And don't forget about Chef Banks' signature seafood creations, like the delectable lobster with mirin butter, which can be seamlessly incorporated into your menu for an added touch of luxury.


Sip in Style 

To complement the exquisite cuisine, Haar Events offers a full bar service that is nothing short of extraordinary. In addition to our carefully curated wine pairings, guests can indulge in craft cocktails or savour spirits at our very own mobile gin bar. Be sure to sample Chef Banks' artisanal Lunun Gin and the velvety smooth Mond Vodka, both of which make appearances on our drink menus. Enjoy them in their purest form or as part of our unique cocktail creations.


Your Event, Our Expertise 

For those who aspire to impress their guests with a bespoke dining experience, Haar Events is your ultimate destination. Chef Dean Banks combines his award-winning talent with a personalised touch that guarantees a dining experience like no other. Their commitment to fresh, sustainable ingredients shines through in every creative dish, elegantly presented to perfection. Furthermore, the dedicated team takes care of every detail, making your event effortlessly enjoyable.

scottish scallops with squid ink and thai curry sauce

Whether you're planning a wedding, a corporate gathering, or an intimate private dinner, Haar Events is here to alleviate the stress of catering, allowing you to sit back, relax, and relish every moment.


Enquire Now for Your Event

Ready to take your event to the next level? You can make an inquiry right here, and our dedicated team looks forward to hearing from you. Elevate your gatherings with the finest in relaxed dining and create unforgettable memories that will linger on the palate and in the hearts of your guests. Let Haar Events transform your event into an extraordinary culinary experience.

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