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TESTIMONIALS

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Everything went like a charm on Saturday evening, thanks to you, Markus, Yolanda and Ann. What a team!  The food was delicious and having the three of them here meant that it was all so easy for us – we could have as good a time as our guests!
Anne-Marie 7th of August 2017
 
We received a lot of compliments on the catering, and it was thoroughly enjoyed!
Leanne 28th of July 2017
 
Last night went well and the food went down a real treat as usual. Look forward to our next catering event with you.
Jane 27th of July 2017
 
We were very pleased with the service and the food and will be happy to recommend Sitting Ducks to anyone who asks.
Kristine 25th of July 2017
 
Everything was wonderful; we enjoyed the Canapes very much.
Jess 24th of July 2017
 
We can’t thank Sitting Ducks enough for catering our party on Friday night.  Your staff were excellent and very professional, the food was great and everything happened exactly on time.
Suzanne & Greg 30th of June 2017
 
As usual the food was amazing and the staff were terrific
Angie 16th of June 2017
 
Just wanted to thank you and the team for another excellent customer experience.The food was great as always
Adam 14th of June 2017
 
Many thanks for a great job – delicious food and exceptionally good staff.
Gabrielle 8th of June 2017
 
The canapés last night were fantastic and Alan was lovely. Thank you so much for helping us create a special evening.
Nyssa 8th of June 2017
 
Thank you, once again all was perfect. Many thanks.
Charmaine 8th of June 2017
 
Thank you for the catering yesterday - it went down incredibly well as usual. Much to the disappointment of other staff in our office there were no leftovers at all, not one thing, despite the fact that I thought I had over-catered!
Steffi 8th of June 2017
 
We were really impressed with Sitting Ducks, from the food to your amazing ability to squeeze us in (with all our extra requirements) at the last moment. We have already recommended Sitting Ducks to our colleagues. Thanks again for making this so easy for us.
Olivia 30th of May 2017
 
Can I just say a huge thank you for your exemplary service over the last two days! We received wonderful feedback and Herman was a fabulous help and very discrete in a busy room!
Amie 22nd of May 2017
 
It was a wonderful evening and beautiful food…We can’t thank you enough for helping to make such a wonderful celebration.
Michelle 20th of May 2017
 
Thank you so much for all your assistance with this event – you have been exceptionally easy and efficient to work with! The food last night was absolutely lovely and the service was outstanding. Eugene and Sharla? (sorry, I didn’t quite catch the ladies’ name) were so helpful and did a great job.
Debbie 15th of May 2017
 
We would also like to thank your team for the excellent array of food that we received over the three days – we consequently had 35 well-fed and happy conference attendees! Please also pass on our thanks to Herman, who was always on-time, helpful and very responsive to any queries we had.
James 11th of May 2017
 
Thank you for yesterday, the cheese platter was a particular hit, well done. Everyone was very happy with the food.
Liana 11th of May 2017
 
I was extremely happy with the food and service I received from Sitting Ducks. Everything was terrific and I will certainly pass on my recommendation to my friends and contacts.
Karen 25th of April 2017
 
Thank you so much for the recent catering; as usual it’s been fantastic. I so appreciate not only how great the food is, but how it consistently arrives perfectly on time! I have literally never experienced this with another caterer
Steffi 6th of April 2017
  
It was lovely food and Dolly was awesome - definitely have her back anytime.
Helen 6th of April 2017
  
I received numerous compliments from staff who said that they enjoyed all of the food you provided. We will definitely be using your services again. 
Amber 6th of April 2017
 
Thank you very much, as usual the food was fantastic.
Alison 5th of April 2017
 
I would just like to say that your catering was really lovely and really made the afternoon special for the bride to be. The high tea platters with mini scones and cupcakes really made for a memorable occasion. Thanks heaps to your whole team.
Jenny 5th of April 2017
  
The food was excellent, thank you, the guests enjoyed the quality and service.
Dimitri 3rd of April 2017
 
Many thanks, the food was great as always.
Sally 29th of March 2017
 
We were delighted with the meal and the service.
Moira 14thof March 2017
 
Thank you so much Herman and Michaela. The food was wonderful and there numerous compliments about how delicious it all was. You have been so easy to deal with and so professional.
Robyn 11th of March 2017
 
A heartfelt thank you to the entire Sitting Ducks team. The quality, professionalism and warmness you have exhibited in the planning process through to the delivery has been exceptional. I will be recommending you far and wide. My team had a wonderful training experience because of Sitting Ducks. With great admiration and appreciation, thank you.
Amy 10th of March 2017
 
Philip and I were delighted, in every way, with our lunch party on Saturday – apart from the drizzling rain, which caused us to change some of our plans. Many thanks to Herman for delivering the food a little earlier. And a big thank you to the chef for the excellent dishes.  While the spicy potato and chickpea curry was given highest praise, all dishes were delicious.  And everyone loved the pavlova and black forest cake! Yolanda did an outstanding job.  Her supervision, organization and efficiency meant everything flowed smoothly and easily. She was a delight to have in the house. We would like to thank you for your prompt, warm and helpful advice, ensuring the success of a lovely family celebration.  With our very best wishes 
Carole & Philip 4th of March 2017
 
Thank you ever so much for your assistance in ensuring our event was a raging success. You all delivered above & beyond & I cannot thank you enough. You have been nothing short of outstanding THANK YOU!!
Samantha 24th of February 2017
 
Thank you so much for excellent food and prompt delivery. The evening was a great success.                                                                                                                 Hilary 11th of February 2017
 
As always the food and the wait staffs were exceptional.  We had a lovely evening, despite the horrible weather.
Sam 11th of February 2017
 
Thank you so much for such amazing service last night. You went above and beyond and so did Yolanda and it was greatly appreciated. The food smelt amazing. Not that I had any but everyone seemed to really enjoy it because everything was eaten. Thanks again and look forward to working with you next time.
Amanda 8th of February 2017
 
Everything was great as usual.
Adam 8th of February 2017
 
Thank you very much Michaela, catering was excellent.    
Lucy 3rd of February 2017
 
We have had some wonderful feedback regarding the food so thank you to all. Please also give my personal thanks to Yolanda and her team.
Jules 30th of January 2017
 
I have been trying to get down to Yarralumla to see you to thank you personally for our excellent Christmas banquet. We (and our guests) were deeply impressed. Everything tasted delicious and the yule log was a visual as well as taste sensation!  I particularly appreciated the 3 additional puddings which I was very happy to claim as my personal stock! Thank you for making everything so easy and enjoyable. Even before we had received the order we had really enjoyed dealing with you.
Jane 25th of January 2017
 
The food was delicious and made for a great night…thank you.
Kylie 16th of January 2017
 
Thank you very much for the excellent service, I think the event went really well. It ran very smoothly, and it was reassuring to know that everything was in hand. I believe there were some happy reunions too!
Riley 17th of December 2016
 
All was fantastic, amazing food (loved the crab tartlets). Yolanda and Sarah were amazing, so professional and efficient.  Thanks for sending them to me – it certainly made my evening easier.
Anne Maree 13th of December 2016
 
I just wanted to say a HUGE thank you for yesterday, everything was thought of and the food was amazing!!
Rebecca 1st of December 2016
 
Everyone thoroughly enjoyed the afternoon tea! I kept being asked who the Cater was!
Renee 1st of December 2016
 
Thank you for everything it was a great night.  Everyone had an enjoyable time and were very impressed with the food and waiters.  Many asked where the catering came from so you may be getting a few calls. Thank you once again for all your help and look forward to using you on many more occasions.
Deidre 12th of November 2016
 
It was terrific, excellent food and service!
Sarah 12th of November 2016
 
The food was just amazing!! Thank you so much! Everyone at the party raved on about how tasty and wonderful it all looked! Even my 4 year old picky eater demolished the lamb! We will be recommending you to everyone!!                              Lucy 5th of November 2016
 
I just wanted to give our thanks for a wonderful, carefree lunch on Saturday Everyone thoroughly enjoyed themselves in a relaxed home environment with restaurant quality meals! I especially loved not having to worry about cooking and all of your professionalism leading up to the event and on the day. Thank you so much and we hope to be able to hold another event with you soon.
Melissa 29th of October 2016
 
Thanks Michaela – fabulous food, as always, Sitting Ducks sets the bar high, so please thank your staff for a great job done.  The day went off very well.
Linda 25th of October 2016
 
Everything went really well and we had great feedback on the food, the duck pancakes were a big hit!
Amanda 12th of October 2016
 
It was a delightful evening. The food was excellent. Positive feedback from all. Markus did a great job. Thanks again for all your help.
We will be sure to use Sitting Ducks for any future catering.                                  David 1st of October 2016
 
Everything went very smoothly and everyone said really positive things about the food, my compliments to your team!! Thanks again for a job well done!
Katrina 27th of September 2016
 
Thank you very much for your assistance at every stage of our event.  The food was great, the waiters were indispensable.  And thanks for patiently working with all my questions and changes of the menu in the lead up to the day.
Ruth 24th of September 2016
 
Everything was wonderful and everybody really enjoyed all the food – especially the mushroom soup.
Kirsten19th of September 2016
 
I wanted to say how pleased I was with everything you all did to make my party a big success. From when Hermann brought the food and equipment, right through to the final clean up by your professional and oh so friendly and efficient wait staff.  Was so great having the catering covered by you, the food was great, the waiters were brilliant and I particularly liked how they were concerned for the safety of my guests when they put towels down on the floor to capture any water leaks from our drinks tubs - brilliant.  I will certainly recommend you to everyone I know near and far.   Catherine 10th of September 2016
 
Lunch was fabulous. Lots of great feedback (but then we always get that after Sitting Ducks catering).
Jane 9th of September 2016
 
On behalf of the staff, we would like to thank you for catering at our meeting the last two days.
The feedback was overwhelming from the delegates and all enjoyed the food.
Many thanks to you and the team.
Charmaine 17th of August 2016
 
Where to start! Thank you for your professional manner at catering for our party.  The selection of food was excellent and delicious. Last but not least our waiters were all I could have hoped for , --competent  friendly,  mingled quietly in serving,  infect I would like you to put their names on our account so if we ever need to have a party you can give me these two lovely people next time.  Please give them our special thanks (again)
Johanna 13th of August 2016
 
Thanks so much again for the catering the last couple of days. As usual it was fantastic. The vegan really appreciated the chocolate pudding yesterday, and once again there were a lot of comments about how delicious those little muffins were. They really are an enormous hit! Everything else went down very well too.
Steffi 28th of July 2016
 
The food was fantastic – the guests loved it!
Elisha 11th of July 2016
 
Thank you to all involved in providing the delicious and plentiful food for our party.
Our compliments to the chef.
Rosalie 9th of July 2016
 
Many thanks.  We were really impressed by your service – the food was delicious and your staff were incredibly efficient and charming.
Everyone had a wonderful time.
Sara 8th of July 2016
 
Thank you so much for the catering on the weekend, all was unbelievable!  And Yolanda was brilliant, went above and beyond!
Michael 2nd of July 2016
 
Just wanted to thank you for the lovely dinner last Saturday and the smooth running of the whole evening.
The food arrived in time, was warm and delicious.
I shall have no hesitation in booking you for another event in the future
Kumari 2nd of July 2016
 
Just wanted to say thank you for being such a breeze to work with and for the delicious food on the night.
I don’t recall the names of your support staff however they were lovely and very helpful – even helping serve drinks without being asked when the food service was done.
Being former hospo myself I appreciate attentive, professional and friendly service – we’ll be sure to get in touch next time.
Liam 1st of July 2016
 
Can I say what wonderful staff you have and how nice and friendly they were.  Couldn’t fault them. 
I had left before the end of the function and they cleaned up as well.  Wonderful.
Could you thank them for me please?
The food was great and there was plenty of it as well so well done to you and your team.
Shelagh 23rd of June 2016
 
Thank you so much for your assistance this past week and for organising such delicious food. Our guests thoroughly enjoyed.
Julie 17th of June 2016
 
Thank you so much for Sat evening; it was a great success and the food and waiters were fabulous.
Helen 31st of May 2016
 
Just wanted to say that Yolanda and the other gentlemen with her were great tonight. They clearly know what they are doing and made the night run so smoothly. The food was a great hit with the clients (and staff). We will definitely use you again and recommend you to others. Thanks again.
Ellen 16th of May 2016
 
Thank you again for your wonderful service and delicious food for our office event last night.
Kristina 12th of May 2016
 
Thanks so much for last night – the food was amazing!
Grace 11th of May 2016
 
First of all I like to congratulate your company for the amazing food that was prepared for my husband's Bday party. The cold and hot canapés were delicious, enjoyed by all.
Also like to compliment the lovely staff, Sarah and Dolly who looked after the guests very well. Not only did they serve the food and drinks but washed up as they went along. Thank you so much again. I have highly recommended you to our family and friends. Until the next Birthday.
Liliane 30th of April 2016
 
Thanks again for everything that you have done for me at short notice.
Your food was spectacular and in very generous quantities. There have been zero complaints (which is a first!!!)
Shelly 5th of April 2016
 
As I mentioned when we spoke on Monday, Mum’s 90th birthday party was a wonderful success and we thank you most sincerely for Sitting Ducks’ part in this. Everyone commented on how beautiful the food was both in taste and presentation.  Yolanda and the girls did a great job.  Please pass on our sincere thanks to them, Hermann, the Chef (in particular) and you of course. You were a delight to work with, and we look forward to the next time.
Louise 29th of March 2016
 
With very best wishes to all.
Your staff and the catering was exceptional. I could not be happier
Brooke 30th of March 2016
 
Just a quick note to say thank you for all your effort at Alex’s wedding. Everyone thought the food was wonderful and the organisation superb. Again, many thanks for all your hard work!
Judi 21st of March 2016
 
Further to my call, I just need to put it in writing, the food was outstanding, but what the whole evening, was made even better, by the wait staff, led by Rowena.  The staff were very friendly, courteous and attentive throughout the entire evening.  I will definitely be recommending and using again!!
Donna 21st of March 2016
 
Just a quick email to say thank you for the catering on Friday.  The guests thoroughly enjoyed the food and we will certainly be using you again.  Thank you.
Giulia 7th of March 2016
 
Many thanks again for providing a fantastic service.  I was very impressed with everything from the initial quote and liaison, the food and the waiting service provided.  It is truly rare these days to receive exceptional service across all areas of a business.
Sam 27th of February 2016

The food was fabulous and everyone loved it....  I think you will get at least 2 phone calls following up with bookings for new events from people who were there,,, Will def be back to order again
Kylie 29th of February
 
The catering was very well received by all in attendance and with many compliments for the hors d’oeuvres.
Jude 29th of February 2016
 
It was a most enjoyable night and we had lost of favourable comments about the food.
Anne 9th of February 2016
 
Everything went well yesterday, the desserts were a hit.  Yolanda and her crew were wonderful as always, please pass on my thanks to them.
Jules 2nd of February 2016
 
.....the guys loved it!  I don't think we'll ever go back to sandwiches!  You guys did an excellent job, thank you so very much. 
Raff 2nd of February 2016
 
The catering was really great thanks, and all at the function loved the food and gave very positive feedback. People were very appreciative not just of the actual items, but also of the creativity with dietary needs.
Please pass on our thanks and compliments all involved.
Thanks again and all the very best for Christmas and New Year,
Lisa 9th of December 2015