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Sophie Waterman

24 July 2019

Lisa was completely amazing to work with for our wedding. We had our wedding on a little island, and she never balked at the logistical challenges that poses! She not only made amazing food that everyone enjoyed - she helped me figure out the timeline of our wedding and she checked in with me in the weeks before to see how I was doing. Most amazingly, the day before our wedding we realized we had forgotten to rent cloth napkins. On the day of our wedding, as she was organizing staff and loading food into boats to get to us, Lisa went to our rental company and picked up the napkins! I wish I could give her ten stars. She made our day :) More...

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Christine Kuta Petrovcic

12 July 2019

I can spend more money (and time) at the grocery store and still not have anything for dinner. Lisa’s food is so yummy, convenient and cost-effective. This is perfect for our busy family. More...

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Kelsey Crozier

6 July 2019

quick easy meals. always great tasting but I'd highly recommend a cake!

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Brianna Wright

3 July 2019

Lisa was a joy to work with for our wedding - she is down-to-earth, friendly, helpful, and thought of all the little details that made our reception run smoothly! Her team of servers was excellent and the food was absolutely amazing. Spectacular appetizers, the two main courses were fabulous, and she also made us a delicious wedding cake. Our guests could not stop talking about how good the food was. I would highly recommend Lisa for any catered event, large or small - you will not be disappointed! More...

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Jena Finetti

30 June 2019

I get excited for my healthy salads every week! You can count on healthy, fresh and delicious dishes every time.

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Kelsey Crozier

28 February 2019

All the goodness. Easy meals and yummy healthy choices. But also, CAKE!!!

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Jade Elizabeth

16 February 2019

Lisa catered my wedding this past weekend, and was so amazing! Not only was the food excellent and enjoyed by everyone, but when there was an issue with one of the ovens at my venue she didn’t hesitate to shuttle the food to one of my nearby relatives houses to use their ovens. Despite the inconvenience Lisa and her team were calm, professional, and fun! I would absolutely recommend Food Genie Nanaimo � More...

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Natalie Craig

16 February 2019

Holly love!!!!! Picked up a salad from good life juice and I’m a serious fan

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Sara Stone

16 February 2019

Yum! We loved the veggie curry and enchiladas (perfect spicy heat), so delicious and we feel so healthy :)

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Marianne Vander Putten

16 February 2019

I just had some mulligatawny soup. OMG it is fabulous, the broth has a nice hint of curry and sweetness from the apples. Also had four, yes LIsa ALL four, raspberry/white chocolate chip muffins today. I hate cooking so I am one happy girl that I've met this awesome chef!!! More...

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Jane Coupland

16 February 2019

We were on a lovely dinner cruise last night to Valdez island where Lisa was catering appetizers and dinner. The food was fabulous! It was fresh, colourful, and delicious and matched the pace of the evening perfectly! Thank you! More...

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Rachel Cass-Carmichael

16 February 2019

Soups are � I can't remember which ones we tried but they were both orange, sweet potato and a squash one. Looking forward to trying other things.

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Cara Denney

16 February 2019

Delicious,nutritious and lots of varitey. You can tell lisa is passionate and very knowelegable with her meals. CATERORING is organized and high scale flavours! Highly recommended her meals and or catering! More...

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Rhian Christianson

16 February 2019

Amazing new service I just discovered. The meal preps are delicious as well as the sweets. I highly recommend anything on the menu �

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Heather Gorman

16 February 2019

Fantastic food and we love having it delivered! My son has allergies and he loves your soups! Everything is so good and without all the preservatives and additives. Thanks so much Lisa!

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Leah Strynadka Jones

16 February 2019

Amazing appies prepared on site for a special Birthday, thank you Lisa and Co. for the beautiful presentation and delicious food. We'd highly recommend The Food Genie for any event! More...

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Linda-Lee Willis

16 February 2019

First time purchase, and I am totally impressed with the flavor and texture of the Lemony Lentil & Kale soup. I will be back to the Island Roots Market to check out your other offerings :)

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Teneane Gooch

16 February 2019

Homemade wholesome food that is really delicious. My husband said lisa made the best chicken pot pie he had ever tried -and he is a super picky eater. Everything is amazing!

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Steven Chan

16 February 2019

Lisa's Tuesdays salads have made my life so much easier! I love the fresh salads, rice bowls and frozen family meals. It makes eating healthy seem easy and everything is delicious!

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Alicia Jean

16 February 2019

I can't say enough great things about Lisa and her business. She is professional, reliable and her food is delicious! She catered our wedding in September. She met with us twice ahead of time and worked out all the little details! Local, fresh and delicious! More...

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Nora Hudson

16 February 2019

Amazing meal prepared for 14 guests at our home! Was very accommodating and helpful during the planning process, delivered delicious food and a wonderful experience. Would recommend The Food Genie in a heartbeat! More...

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Marget Milne

16 February 2019

Love the service Lisa is providing! I have been ordering a few items every week for those crazy busy days when we don’t have time to cook, and I am seriously impressed. Everything I’ve ordered has been healthy, fresh and delicious, and my kids love it too- plus they deliver! ��� More...

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Darrell Fraser

16 February 2019

Hello fellow PICA alumna! Just tried your Salted Caramel with Crack Cookies ice cream from Good Life Juice and it was crazy delicious. Looking forward to trying more of your products :) More...

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Jennifer Glencross

16 February 2019

Lisa & her team did catering for our backyard wedding. They were SO efficient, friendly and professional. Not only that but the food was some of the best I have ever tasted. So very good and flavourful! I would recommend the Food Genie to anyone! Very affordable too :) can't say enough good things. We also have soo much leftovers which is also great :) Lisa also helped me with checking in regarding rentals and she provided her expert opinion on things and gave recommendations which I really appreciated and that was very helpful. She was very good with following through, follow-up and she always got back to me very quickly. I Can't say enough good things! Don't hesitate to book her & team or try some of her delicious food. More...

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Michele McGorman

16 February 2019

Lisa I can't tell you how stress free you made my daughters wedding for me. The food was outstanding and your crew was the best. If anyone is looking for a recommendation Food Genie is the way to go. They are the very best. Thank you so so much More...

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Joe Box

30 December 2018

Catered our staff party. Just excellent.

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Katherine Maycher Willis

10 December 2018

Lisa prepared a wonderful meal for our staff Christmas party this weekend. She created a festive menu and delivered everything on time and it was hot and fresh. Thank you Lisa!!

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Sarah Hall

31 October 2018

Lisa is a consummate professional. The food and service are exceptional- I highly recommend the Food Genie to cater any gathering.

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Lama Khandro

1 October 2018

My wife and I tried several weekly items. She is GF/DF and I love that I can have a cooking break w/o the restaurant stress of the wife's diet needs. I picked it up. It was smartly packaged and frozen. Delicious Curry meals. All my yum stars! My friends advanced aged Mom gets her weekly meals this way too...i can totally see why. More...

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Shannon Guernsey

27 September 2018

We had Lisa and her staff cater our wedding day this past weekend, which was remote and not an easy venue with the logistics of “by boat, then by golf cart” and all in the rain! She and her girls were truly the best addition to our beautiful day!!! Right from the planning stage months ago with what to serve our guests, Lisa was amazing and creative! She and her team showed up early, and were the perfect mix of fun, professional, motivated, clean and organized, totally engaging with the guests and making sure all were happy And when we got back to our venue that night, the place was spotless and you wouldn’t have even known they prepped and cooked and pulled off such an awesome spread with some of the yummiest appetizers ever! Thanks Lisa and team! We would HIGHLY recommend, and Trevor and I can’t wait to find another reason to host another party to work with you again! 5 stars ⭐️ ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️ xo More...

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Kari Barker

27 September 2018

Loving the salads! They are delicious, nutritious, and creative. Helps me eat better and have more time. Love this service! Thank you for the amazing food.

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Talentc Doug Lawrence

29 May 2018

Lisa and her team were outstanding and helped make our niece's wedding a huge success. The quality of the food was superb - some of the best that we have ever had. The appetizers were delicious and were delivered with a smile by Lisa and her team. Thank you Lisa for making our niece's wedding a huge success. We would highly recommend your services to anyone wanting their special event to be a success. More...

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Aohan Cui

29 May 2018

Great food. I will definitely order again.

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Dave McCann

29 May 2017

There really aren't enough words to tell how amazing Lisa was for my recent wedding. She was a delightful ray of sunshine and went above and beyond in almost every way possible! She worked with another caterer for our wedding as well and acted as a go between for us. Her staff was great and more importantly she was VERY well organized and her food was delicious! People like this help to make stressful and busy events way easier and more memorable! I am pretty sure every person at our wedding said something good about the food she provided! Bravo! More...

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