Chef Wayne Magnusen is an exceptionally talented and creative chef. As a graduate from the world famous College of Culinary Arts, Le Cordon Bleu, he was immediately acquired by a 5 Diamond resort in Newport Beach. Placed in charge of the specialized catering and banquet dept he excelled in managing and creating for a multitude of tastes.
He has lead teams at gastropubs and fine dining restaurants throughout Orange County and LA. He has prepared personalized meals for several celebrities and professional athletes, bringing each client the same level of excellence and personalized service.
We are proud to have some of the best cooks in the industry and friendly staff at our events. We offer bar and cocktail services and love building themed events as well.
Our goal at Sunset Catering is to create a unique and one of a kind dining experience. If you are having an intimate dinner for 10, a wedding for 300 or a festival for thousands, allow Sunset Catering to handle your culinary needs. You can always count on Sunset Catering to make your event run smoothly and worry free, so that you can enjoy yourself!!
Meet our staff
Chef Wayne Magnusen
"The aquired chef for the aquired taste"
A Southern California native who loves Coastal Cuisine, Mercedez brings her talents in hospitality, creativity and organizational skills to blend with the talent and creative cuisine of Chef Wayne at Sunset Catering. There is no question, when it comes to customer service, Mercedez will stop at nothing to make sure our clients are happy and comfortable with every aspect of their event, from menu decisions, to venue and decorations, guiding them through every step.
She has over a decade of experience in the service industry, having owned and operated a succesful landscape business and management positions in the the medical field. Mercedez brings the highlest level of professionalism and is there for every client's needs from start to finish, no matter the size of the event.