Ernest – a rare artisan and master of culinary excellence

Created in 1936 in Cannes, Blanche and Julien Ernest began their company as purveyors of traditional deli meats and the regional specialities of Lyon. The company, which has passed from father to son since 1936, was renamed Ernest Traiteur, and current owner Michel Ernest chooses local and regional products, authentic product that has real flavour and taste, to create magnificent dinners, buffets, banquets and feasts customised to the tastes of the client.

Cited as a benchmark within gourmet circles, and internationally acclaimed for their creativity and inventiveness Ernest Traiteur support organic farming methods, and are committed to producing specialised, high quality authentic cuisine.

One of the oldest maison in Cannes, their philosophy is ‘provide the best’. This dedication to excellence allows them to cater remarkable luxury events with the grandeur and professional flair of the true artisan.

A rare firms of exceptional craftsman caterers

One of the finest wedding caterers in Cannes, Ernest is a refined and exclusive choice for your luxury wedding. A firm of true artisan craftsmen, these traditional caterers present delicious authentic cuisine which respects the seasonality of the ingredients. With a light, contemporary touch that turns timeless dishes into reviewed classical dishes, Ernest perfectly evokes the culinary art of excellence.

This familial firm employs the perfect chefs for wedding celebrations, and each particular talent can be found within the company. Master chef, pastry chef, confectionery chef, ice cream chef, chocolatier – Ernest Traiteur is known as one of the most celebrated wedding catering companies for precisely this reason.

From an intimate gathering to a large reception, Ernest creates a glorious menu that will enhance your celebration. Using local and regional produce to ensure exceptional taste and flavour, Ernest offers exciting and authentic cuisine tailored to your wishes.

Chef Michel Ernest counts the wedding of Mick and Bianca Jagger in Saint Tropez, and a reception for Prince Charles and Diana, Princess of Wales at Cannes City Hall among his special personal memories. Allow his exceptional team to surpass themselves with a magnificent gourmet feast for your special day.

Please get in touch with us by telephone or contact form to have us arrange a meeting with Chef Ernest so that you may taste some of his fine creations, or to discuss delicious menus for your luxury wedding reception.