simply with style

Thirty + years of experience combined with unique vision, Simply with Style creates a special culinary experience for elegant weddings, dinner parties, informal get-togethers, and simply any special occasion. Let us exceed your expectations. Transform your dream into a memorable reality. Good taste matters. We are there with incomparable flavors, exquisitely prepared local ingredients, professionally trained staff, and style.

Meet the woman behind the vision.

Kendra Lockley, Proprietor and chef, has created Simply with Style Catering and brings nearly 29 years experience to the business.

Kendra trained in Le Cordon Bleu in Paris and worked extensively across the globe, particularly in New York City & Boston. Her passion for food comes across in even the simplest of dishes and she brings personality and that " je ne sais quoi" aspect to all that she creates. Her talent and personal approach makes each client feel like they are the only one in the world, resulting in clients who have been using Simply with Style for years and years... Kendra lives on the island year-round with her daughter Merrill and her two delightful dogs Pippa and Ruby.

Founder, Kendra Lockley & Niece, Bess Clarke -

Founder, Kendra Lockley & Niece, Bess Clarke -

Arial View - Nantucket Island

Arial View - Nantucket Island


Kendra prides herself in the opportunity to refer and promote local talent.  All the photo contributions on this site are by Barbara Clarke PhotographyKatie Kaizer PhotographyJeff Allen PhotographyZofia & Co. Photography, and Claudia Kronenberg Photography.

Floral design by Soiree Floral

Branding & Website Design by {on-dree-ah} graphic design

Our crew members enjoy working with local photographers, local vendors, and artists. If you offer any special services and would like to participate in the effort to enhance one of Simply with Style's events feel free to contact us, thank you!