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Hog Roast Catering – Perfect For Any Occasion

Here at Acorn Hog Roast we are specialists in hog roast catering and cater for all events, serving up to 300 people. Hog roasts really are the perfect option for any occasion. If you are planning a wedding, ball, outdoor event or just a small gathering a hog roast is bound to get your guests […]

Event Catering North East… What licensing do you require for an event?

As a professional catering service, to provide event catering across the North East, did you know that you need a Temporary Events Notice (TEN) if you would like to carry out a licensable activity on an unlicensed premises in England or Wales? It’s important that you are aware of what is classed as a licensable […]

The run up to Christmas starts now!

As soon as Halloween has passed, the shops are filled with Christmas goodies. From decorations to festive party food, they have everything that you need for the most magical time of the year. As we prepare for Christmas, we understand the struggle of trying to remember everything that you need for the big day. With […]

The Most Popular Types Of Party Venues

Are you planning an event? Whether it be a christening, birthday party, wedding, anniversary or sport event you need a venue that will hold all of your guests and have all of the features that you desire. Once you have a venue picked, all of the other items you need to organise such as decoration […]

Steps To Follow When Organising Your Wedding!

Your wedding day is one of the most magical days of your life! It is a day where you have your family and friends around you and you, and your partner celebrate the love you have for each other. As caterers, we understand that preparing for a big event such as your wedding can be […]

3 Reasons Why You Should Choose Acorn Hog Roast For Your Summer Party

Summer should be spent outside enjoying the good weather and time with friends and family, and what better way to do so than with an amazing Acorn Hog Roast catering service for your gathering. In this blog we cover three points as to why we are the number one choice for your summer events. Our […]

Are You Planning A Future Event?

Do you have an upcoming special event? After a long journey of restrictions and weekends where we are unable to meet friends and family, restrictions are slowly being eased and we can get back to planning events again.   With this in mind we are excited to be part of your future event plans! We cater for events of all shapes and sizes and have many years of […]

Catering For Weddings in 2021

With most weddings postponed or cancelled recently due to COVID-19 and lockdown, events in 2021 are going to be bigger and better. So why not make your experience unforgettable with Acorn Hog Roast? We cater for all events, and weddings are one of our specialties because we accommodate for up to 300 people. The food […]

Tips to Throwing an Amazing Party in 2021

After spending the best part of 2020 at home, a lot of events and parties have been cancelled. There is a lot of catching up to do in 2021 and events are going to be bigger and better than ever! If you throw one big party or a few small get-togethers we can cater for […]

Party In Style After Lockdown

With lockdown preventing any social gatherings here at Acorn Hog Roast we are all looking forward to better times where planned events can go ahead. We are proud to cater for smaller parties to full scale events. Plus, what would make your event less stressful and more enjoyable than letting us take care of the […]

Make Your 2021 Event Extra Special With Acorn Hog Roast

With 2020 being such an unexpected year, 2021 events are going to be bigger and better than ever to make up for lost time. With the help of Acorn Hog Roast, out spit roast specialists can make your event one to remember. In this blog we are going to discuss the events that we can […]

How We Can Cater For Any Event

Have you considered having a hog roast at your next event? A hog roast is the perfect option for any event big or small, all the essentials can be laid out on a table and your guests can help themselves. From cooking to serving, we can take care of everything allowing your event to be […]

Our Tips For Outdoor Parties During The Colder Months

As Summer draws to a close and the cooler months are fast approaching, many people are looking to the future to celebrate when it is safe to do so. There are a variety of solutions to help you celebrate in the Winter whilst keeping warm and adhering to social distancing guidelines. In this blog we […]

Easing Of Lockdown Celebratory Offer

With many of the lockdown restrictions being lifted throughout the North East we are over the moon to see light at the end of the tunnel! In order to celebrate we have put together an offer where you and up to 50 guests can enjoy a divine hog roast! With lockdown taking up just over […]

A DIY Wedding after COVID-19

As we look forward to what’s ahead, wedding days are going to be huge and everyone is going to make the most of being around their loved ones! In some cases, it may be difficult to get exactly what you want but, that doesn’t mean your wedding can’t be what you dreamed of! So, in […]

Our Top Tips For Postponing Your Event

This Spring period has been like no other in recent history and this Summer is set to be impacted just as much. Events across the world have been unable to go ahead due to social distancing measures put in place to protect us all from the spread of Coronavirus. Whilst many events have had to […]

How We Achieve Our Delicious Pulled Pork Sandwiches

At just about every event that we ever attend, we are complemented on just how tasty our pulled pork sandwiches are. We take great pride in ensuring we offer catering to keep your guests happy and this meal is a key part of that experience. In this blog we are going to let you in […]

Our Latest Menu Additions

We were recently delighted to update our menu with some brand-new options and more delicious food than ever! Throughout 2020 we are going to be catering for events throughout the North East, as more people get to enjoy our first-class catering services. Below we let you in on some of our latest menu additions!   […]

Our Favourite Fun Event Seating Ideas

With the whole excitement that often surrounds events, sometimes your guests just need to take a seat! People enjoy a sit down whether it’s to eat a delicious meal or simply for a rest, so seating should be something you think about that bit extra. Why go for standard seating when you can make an […]

A Look into the History of Pulled Pork

Pulled Pork has been around for many years and has become a real favourite dish around the world. As event catering experts, we get to see on a regular basis how popular pulled pork has become over this time. This particular serving of pork has an interesting history so in this blog, we thought that […]

How to Best Deal with Rainy Events

In our last blog we looked at events in the sun and how to plan for them, you can read that blog at . In true Autumn fashion, we decided that we should follow that by starting to look at some event tips for those dreaded rainy days! In this blog we are going […]

Our Tips for Events in the Sun

During the Summer months we often get mixed weather but there is always a chance of sun. When holding events at this time of year, you should always prepare for different weather possibilities, scorching heat and sunshine being one of them. Whether it’s safety or making the most of the sun, there will always be […]

Our Favourite Wedding Table Theme Ideas

When planning your wedding reception, your seating plan is one factor which can take a lot of thought to get right. Ensuring certain groups of people are seated appropriately can be a stressful task but there is one way of making the tables much more fun. This is by creating an overall theme with the […]

Why Hog Roasts are so Popular

Over the last few years, the number of people opting to have a hog roast at their event has risen dramatically. This old method for cooking pork is one which currently adds a special touch to events around the world, especially in this country. From small family gatherings to international corporate events, everyone is getting […]

Tips for Effective Event Catering

When your event requires catering, no matter how large or small it can be a tough task for anyone. When Acorn Hog Roast attend your event, we will cover effectively all of the food needs. We pride ourselves on going the extra mile to ensure your event runs smoothly, helping with the full planning and […]

Advantages of Holding your Event Indoors

Here at Acorn Hog Roast we take great pride in catering for a wide range of events. Whilst we attend a lot of outdoor events, we also have a special love for the atmosphere that can be created at indoor events. In this blog we will be talking about some of the advantages which you […]

Benefits of Holding a Corporate Event

In the world of business, it can be difficult to find time to focus on something other than your day to day work. It is however vital to place a focus on pleasing your customers, staff and business partners. Many companies opt for connecting with people online but there is nothing quite as effective as […]

Delightful Desserts with Acorn Hog Roast

Here at Acorn Hog Roast we are known by many for our delicious hog roast option but it’s not just savoury treats that we can offer. With any event that we cater for, we can provide a range of delightful desserts from our menu. These desserts act as the perfect way to follow on from […]

How We Can Add Flavour to your Christmas Celebrations

With Christmas fast approaching, we are already getting into the festive spirit and can’t wait for the day to come! At this time of year, we are all passionate about food and who doesn’t look forward to their Christmas dinner! Whilst Christmas dinner is always going to be the main meal of this season, we […]

Our Guide to Sides

Whilst our hog roast does taste amazing on its own, sometimes it just needs that little something extra to ensure a tasty experience like no other. When we cater for you, we can offer a range of delicious sides to ensure your meal has the maximum effect on you. In this blog we are going […]

The Stottie Cake: A North East Favourite

At Acorn Hog Roast we are incredibly proud of our North East routes and love to celebrate all that this great about this wonderful region. One way that we do this is by serving our amazing succulent pulled pork, in the traditional North East delicacy, the Stottie Cake! In this blog we are going to […]

Throw a Birthday Party to be Remembered

When celebrating the birthday of a friend or family member, you always want to make it an occasion that will top every birthday party they have had previously. It can be easy to go down the cliché route and end up throwing a stereotypical party but where is the fun in that! In this blog […]

Our Guide to Hosting Your Own Mini Festival

We are right in the middle of the summer music festival season and people are travelling across the country to attend huge events. While attending a large festival can be an amazing experience, it’s not for everyone, especially with the combination of mud and thousands of people. A perfect alternative could be holding your own […]

Hold your own royal wedding with our help.

We absolutely loved the royal wedding, with it’s incredible diversity, it was an occasion to remember! After watching the wedding unfold, it made us think, why can’t everyone’s wedding be as amazing as this one was! We decided to share our thoughts,on how you make your wedding fit for royalty on a budget! The first […]

The benefits of holding your event outdoors

We cover a huge range of events across the North East, and the summer time is a particularly busy time of year for us. During the summer, we provide our catering services to a lot of events which are held outdoors. For multiple reasons, an outdoor event can be much more appealing to your guests. […]

Go the extra mile to celebrate your sports team’s achievements with an amazing meal!

If you coach a sports team, you will know how hard your players work for the full season and that they deserve a break occasionally! This is why it is essential that you add an extra touch of enjoyment to your annual presentation to help your team feel appreciated. We provide catering for a huge […]

How we will accompany our tasty Hog Roast with sensational spring specials this Easter!

With Spring approaching and the Easter break not too far away, many of us will be planning family get togethers and small celebrations with our loved one and friends. Planning ahead is essence to a successful soiree and here at Acorn Hog Roast we can help you achieve just that, avoiding most of the stresses […]

Top Outdoor Wedding Themes

Outdoor weddings have become increasingly popular over the years and we can see why! With so many themes to choose from, you will be spoilt for choice. Here are the most popular outdoor wedding themes. Garden Wedding This theme brings the delicate touch of flowers together with the outdoors. Stripping back your traditional glitzy big […]

Your Local Event Caterer

Here at Acorn Hog Roast, we pride ourselves on being a family run business with over 25 years’ experience in the industry. We are your local event caterer! Over the years we have travelled the UK providing our first-class Hog Roast to all types of events. From weddings and birthdays, to Christmas parties and Christenings, […]

Plan for Your Christmas Events!

Christmas is the main party period of the year when lots of family and friends get together to celebrate the Season. But remember to plan ahead, now is the ideal time to start preparing for your Christmas events… Whether you are looking to hold a small family gathering, or a large event. You need the […]

Helping Make Your Corporate Event a Success.

We understand when running a corporate event everything must be perfect, that’s why we offer the ideal catering service for your event. Look outside the box for your next corporate event and choose Acorn Hog Roast! With a large business event comes great responsibility to make everything run smoothly. Let Acorn Hog Roast handle your […]

What You Need for A Great Summer Party!

With Summer days already here, it’s the perfect time to start planning your Summer party and make the most of the outdoors. But what makes a great party? The venue As the weather is much warmer, an outside venue is perfect. Whether it be a big venue or simply a small get-together in your garden. […]

Think Outside the Box and Hire Acorn Hog Roast for Your Wedding!

When it comes to weddings, everyone has their ideas for the venue, outfits and transport but catering is a highly debatable area, with many types of food to choose from here’s why you should choose a Hog Roast! Perfect for Outdoor Weddings If you are looking at having an outdoor wedding whether in a marquee, […]