Boarding Establishment – Catering




Who we are

Peppers and Pans is an established Catering Company that is owned and run by Wayne Usher – a well-recognized and highly respected chef in the South African Food Industry.

The company handles catering for functions and events of all sizes and specializes in School Catering. From the moment of your first enquiry to the moment your guests leave with smiles on their faces, Peppers and Pans provides a professional, efficient and friendly service.

Their highly trained and motivated staff delivers innovative menus and themed ideas while maintaining the strictest safety, hygiene and environmental standards. Wayne Usher personally conceptualizes and oversees the entire process and clients have access to him at all times.

Our story

In 1983, Wayne Usher obtained his National Diploma in Commercial Catering and Management, and went on to gain experience working for one of South Africa’s leading catering companies where he was stationed for 15 years. He managed industrial contracts as well as Hospitals, Game Reserves, Schools and Colleges

In 1998, Wayne founded Peppers & Pans Catering. His vision was to establish a catering company that abided by its promises and paid significant attention to details, including everything from the smallest toothpick to the chocolate fountain centre piece.

Peppers and Pans has earned a solid reputation amongst its clients and are seasoned specialists in catering for the Educational Sector in Kwazulu-Natal. With good old-fashioned values and with great warmth and concern for our young client’s health, Peppers and Pans are the go to company for boarding establishment and sports event catering.

Why Us

  • Over 16 years of experience in School Catering
  • Servicing some of Durban’s biggest Schools
  • Delicious menus focused on good health
  • 5 Star Hotel Operating Standards
  • Registered with SACA (South African Chefs Association)

Our Mission

  • To create food that people will love
  • To create food according to high health and hygiene standards
  • To provide value for money to our clients
  • To be the leader in School Catering in South Africa
Wayne - Peppers and Pans

Wayne – Peppers and Pans