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Quality catering in Manawatu

At Now Now James we aren't just caterers, we're creators of fine food we can cater any function, our gorgeous food will lighten the mood.

We also have a cafe` located on Ruahine Street where you can enjoy alfresco dining with your friends.

All our foods are created fresh daily as this ensures top quality. 

Special Diets are no problem, be it vegan, vegetarian, gluten or dairy free. Our Hors D`oeuvres are to die for like:

  • Beef polpettini with plum dipping sauce
  • Roulade of Salmon or Crostinis, the perfect prelude to your main course.

All our food is created with flair, and presented to you with style, in our quest to tempt your taste buds, we will go that extra mile.

So if you are in need of catering, Not Now James is who to choose because if you are having an affair, then let us cater for you!

We pride ourselves on delivering the best food in Manawatu

  • Modern, unique, and innovative
  • Lovingly hand made
  • Elegantly presented
  • Award winning tastiest food
  • Catering from 15-1000 guests
  • Work at any location
  • Match your event style
  • Reliable, clean and efficient

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Want to book Not Now James for your next function?

Open hours

Mon-Fri 6am - 3 pm

Saturday 8am - 2 pm

7 Days a week

What clients say

Highly Recommended

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Not Now Cafe

Ph: 353 5463
79 Ruahine Street, Palmerston North

Not Now Catering

Ph: 06 353 1450
1a McGregor Street, Palmerston North