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Designers and manufacturers of  bespoke trolleys for hotels and restaurants

The story so far

David Thompson's (formerly Thompson & Waterman) makes fine, handcrafted dining trolleys for the most discerning clientele from its base in Sudbury, Suffolk.

The business was started in February 2012 by David Thompson, an established local restauranteur with nearly fifty years experience in catering and fine dining. has clients throughout the UK and as far afield as Hong Kong.

Customer service

Our trolleys are made according to each customer's required specifications. David Thompson works closely with every client and manages every aspect of the manufacturing process from initial design to delivery. Costs can be agreed in advance based upon materials and bespoke design requirements. All trolleys are hand built by master craftsmen.

trolley under construction

A business based on excellence

Our success is based solely on client satisfaction. As a small, highly individual business, we are able to work together with clients to produce something extraordinary; a trolley that is both supremely functional and a dazzling addition to the dining experience.

David Thompson's Cheyne Trolley in Oak