Gourmet Styles For An Unforgettable Wedding Day

Oct 5, 2016



Chef Gerry Abanilla’s top 3 gourmet and event styling for the perfect wedding

If you think picking the right wedding dress is already nerve-racking, then wait until you have to organize your gourmet and setting design for the big day. With a lot on your plate like your wedding location, rings, and invitations, we’ve decided to make things a little easier for you—thanks to Chef Gerry Abanilla’s Laiya Gourmet Catering and Events, a full-service catering enterprise that provides sumptuous and exquisite food menus and events services to a level of quality and extravagance that is unparalleled.


Owned by Chef Gerry C. Abanilla, a proud Batangueno, who started from being a kitchen helper to spearheading the team of Laiya Gourmet Catering and Events in 2008. He worked his way to the pantheons from a working student to finishing a degree in Hotel and Restaurant Management at University of Manila. He then pursued his dream of becoming a professional chef by attending the International School for Culinary Arts and Hotel Management (ISCAHM) and Heny Sison Culinary School.

His passion in cooking landed him a job in MV Island Sky for 2 years and in Canada as one of the noted chefs in Calgary for almost 5 years. He is now an active member of the Calgary Academy of Chefs & Cooks, Canadian Culinary Federation, and World Association of Chefs.

Chef Gerry’s noteworthy culinary experiences allowed him to break barriers when it comes to catering and event design. The captivatingly pristine concept of Laiya Gourmet Catering and Events in addition to its delectable cuisine and world-class service is taking it to the next level by specializing in crafting imaginative event themes with help from their event and stylist consultants and collaborating with the best of the best suppliers in the industry to guarantee a budget-friendly yet elaborate and ingenious package for those looking for impeccable service, sumptuous cuisine, and a flawless execution.




Laiya Gourment Catering and Event’s classic template is perfect for a simplistic and traditional wedding setting that is pouring with elegance and sophistication.


Rustic Template

This template is just the right balance of hip and class. With its rustic theme and style, a bride who has taste for a slightly eccentric design will definitely fall in love with Laiya’s Gourmet and Event’s concepts and ideas.



The Garden template is something only a young bride would dream of. The setting design is sweet and flirty, yet modern and chic.




Based upon his mother’s core philosophy of taste, heritage and style, Chef Gerry brings a youthful energy and dedication to the top-notch service that Laiya Gourmet promises and hands over.

Laiya Gourmet prides itself with their ability to bespoke delicacies to fit each client’s particular tastes and guarantees that no event is too large or small for a touch of elegance.

Overall, Laiya Gourmet Catering and Events knows that the magic is in every minute detail, passion for service and being adamantly focused towards their goal to strive for a level of luxury and distinction that is simply unprecedented.



For more information:


OSHC, North Avenue, Quezon City

63 917 834 4494 I 632 294 6866

[email protected]




Couture – Zandra Lim

Photography – Jayson and Joanne Arquiza ?

Styling – Dave Sandoval

Cake – Royale Patisserie by Chef Edward Mateo