About Us

Delivering Awesome Since 2017

Welcome to Classic Baking & Catering Uganda, a beacon of excellence in the hospitality industry, where tradition meets innovation. Our journey, which began in 2017, is marked by a commitment to quality, creativity, and customer satisfaction.

Our History


The beginning

Classic Baking & Catering Uganda (CBCU) was founded in 2017 by Mr. James Etobo, a visionary entrepreneur and professional chef. With a background in Entrepreneurship and Small Business Management from MUBS, James combined his culinary passion with business acumen to create an institution dedicated to excellence in food and beverage services.


Incorporation and Growth

In 2018, CBCU was incorporated, solidifying its status as a legal entity and paving the way for its rapid growth. From its humble beginnings, CBCU has grown into one of the leading catering institutions in Uganda and East Africa. Our services have expanded to include not only catering but also cookery and baking courses, trade in modern cakes, and the provision of mouthwatering local and international cuisine.


Expansion of Services

  • Catering Services: Expanded to provide catering for corporate events, private parties, and large-scale celebrations.
  • Decorations: Introduced event decoration services to transform event spaces with elegance and creativity.
  • Photo and Videography: Added professional photo and videography services to capture the essence of clients' special moments.

National Recognition

  • NSD Qualification: Qualified for the 2021 National Supplier Database (NSD) for the supply of goods, works, and services in Uganda's oil and gas sector, certified by the Petroleum Authority of Uganda.
  • Training Programs: Trained over 500 youths in practical cooking, baking, pastry, housekeeping, and tour guiding.

Continued Excellence

  • Skilling for Employment: Partnered with NGOs, government, and private sector players to equip youths and women with marketable skills for employment.
  • Client Satisfaction: Continued to enhance service quality and customer satisfaction, earning a reputation for excellence.

Our Commitment

At CBCU, we are dedicated to maintaining the highest standards of quality and professionalism in all our services. Our core values of excellence, nurturing growth, integrity, and accountability guide every aspect of our operations.

Looking Ahead

As we continue to grow and innovate, our focus remains on delivering unparalleled culinary experiences and training. We are excited to explore new opportunities, expand our services, and make a positive impact on the communities we serve.

Contact Us

For more information about our services or to learn more about our history, please contact us:

Visit us at: Kisaasi Opp Old Gaz Fuel Station, P.O. Box 100480, Kampala, Uganda

Join us as we continue to create memorable culinary experiences and shape the future of the hospitality industry in Uganda and beyond.