Best Spit Braai Catering Johannesburg

When it comes to catering for diverse crowds, large or small-scale events, relaxed or formal, you really can’t go wrong with a spit braai. The incredible flavours, simple setup and general popularity of spit braais has seen them become a dominant catering option for both corporate and private events. This is why so many catering companies have included spit braais as one of their primary meal options. However, it’s important that you go with a reliable catering company that will deliver effectively and efficiently. Here are some of the best spit braai catering companies in Johannesburg.

Spit Braai Catering Companies Johannesburg

1. Spit Braai Caterers (

If you’re looking for a spit braai caterer for a birthday party, wedding, corporate function, or just a Friday night, then this specialist spit braai catering company is a great choice. They do require a minimum of 30 guests – which isn’t unusual for a spit braai catering company – and can cater for anything up to 3 000 people at any indoor or outdoor venue. Choosing between the traditional whole lamb or giant kebab (lamb, beef, and chicken), all spit braais are accompanied by salads, vegetables, potatoes and rolls. All necessary crockery and cutlery, as well as seasonings are supplied.

2. Nyama Spitbraai (

For a traditional spit braai experience, Nyama Spitbraai are the masters. As they explain it, ‘we spitbraai a whole skapie in just over 2 hours’ and they don’t ‘skrik’ about the weather! They’re all about minimising the fuss over any catering event, even if you’re looking to invite 10 000 of your nearest and dearest, they will sort it out. For the spit braai you can choose a whole lamb or chicken portions alongside baby potatoes, garlic bread and a Greek salad. With 13 years of spit braai experience, you can expect a delicious meal from efficient staff.

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3. Central Kitchen Caterers (

Easily one of the region’s leading spit braai caterers is Central Kitchen Caterers, an experienced organisation hinged on providing quality food using the freshest ingredients. They are completely flexible, ready to cater to any size and any function. Their high-end chefs will prepare a whole lamb marinated in rosemary and sage, mild peri-peri baby chicken, Karoo lamb legs or buttocks of beef in barbeque marinade as spit braai options. This is accompanied by a selection of salads, hotpot offerings and all the necessary utensils. If you’re looking for delicious, efficient catering then Central Kitchen Caterers is your best bet.

4. Lekker Spitbraai (

This far-reaching spit braai caterer is available in Gauteng, North West, Mpumalanga and the Free State, offering spit braais suited to larger functions or just casual braais. This ‘lekker’ team will bring you the freshest food – sufficient for even a second and third helping – as well as personalised service for an indoor or outdoor event. They thrive on challenges and are ready to take on any project, adjusting to meet your budget without cutting on service or quality. Lekker Spitbraai will also hire out marquees, tables, chairs, cutlery, crockery and portaloos.

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5. Spitbraai Masters (

Servicing the Johannesburg, Pretoria and Cape Town regions, Spitbraai Masters are available to provide a spitbraai, Karoo lamb on the spit for any spit braai parties and year-end functions. They boast extensive experience in the catering and hospitality industry and can ensure every event will be a success. All side dishes are hygienically prepared by the organisation’s top chefs, and they are able to provide serving staff and tableware that is appropriate to the occasion. Following their mantra ‘going beyond your expectations’ they are able to meet all your spit braai needs.

Whichever catering company you decide to choose, check out any online reviews and ask previous customers for their feedback. Choosing the correct caterer for any event, large or small, will make a massive impact on the outcome of your event.