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Want to know what our customers think of Creation Gardens? Just ask them! We’re proud of the quality of our product and service, and love to let our customers do the talking for us. Would you like to provide a testimonial about your experience with Creation Gardens? Send us an email we’ll be happy to add it to this page.







“The customer service at Creation Gardens is the most amazing experience of my life!”

Chef Beth BeatySigma Kappa

“I view Creation Gardens as part of our extended family. Whenever we have problems, which are rare, they are immediately taken care of. You guys have the perfect business model. They should teach it at Harvard Business School. You really are concerned with the growth of my business. I wish everybody did business like Creation Gardens.”

Chef Mark WombellsHeirloom Restaurant

“Since the opening of AZUR restaurant & patio, we have partnered with Creation Gardens to provide a consistent source for fresh and unique ingredients. Their ability to delivery the diversity that our chef-driven menus demand has been paramount to our success over the years. We are able, with confidence, to recommend Creation Gardens to any restaurant or food service business based on their flexibility, timeliness and dedication to consistency.”

Chef Jeremy AshbyAZUR Restaurant & Patio

“Creation Garden exemplifies customer service, from their support staff to all of their drivers. They always go above what most companies do and will actually do what they say, making sure I get the freshest and the best product for my guest. It has been a great pleasure for them to be part of my team.”

Chef Ricky PiggStoney River – Cool Springs

“Creation Gardens is the perfect bridge between the farmer and the chef. CG has always gone above and beyond to meet my needs, regardless of the circumstance.”

Andrew S. MyersBellini’s Italian Restaurant

“You all do a wonderful job servicing our four restaurants in the Louisville, kY area. We really do appreciate your commitment to providing the best quality produce at an affordable cost to us. Also, you probably don’t hear it enough, but you all have some of THE friendliest delivery drivers I have ever had to deal with!! Hopefully they are appreciated in your company as much as we appreciate them being here!”

Jon HardenFat Jimmy’s Pizza

“Just wanted to say a big thanks to Creation Gardens for being part of the Texas Roadhouse family in Owensboro. With Creation’s fresh quality produce at an affordable price, it makes it easy for us to give our guests the best! Creation Gardens goes that extra mile in customer service which is rare these days. I have the best managing partner and delivery guy! Thanks Randy, Mark, Jason and the rest of the CG team for all that you do!”

Lisa E.Texas Roadhouse, Owensboro

“We are so happy we switched to Creation Gardens. We love our drivers. They are efficient and sweet!.”

HannahTGI Fridays (Bowling Greene)

“You guys have saved our life. I can’t tell you how happy we are with Creation Gardens!”

Mary – General Manager Chik-Fil-A (Elizabethtown)

“Creation Gardens is by far and away the best produce company we have ever been associated with. By comparison, the others are terrible. We actually get compliments on all of our salads now, and my managers say that Creation Gardens has made life easier for them.”

Chris – Owner/OperatorChik-Fil-A (Elizabethtown)

“Creation Gardens has quickly become more than just a produce company to us. They have become great friends that we trust and know we can depend on!”

Sherrie B. – GMSalsarita’s (Owensboro)

“We are very pleased with Creation Gardens. We were missing an item from our delivery, and Lindi dropped it off to us right away. Now our students have all of the items they need. We appreciate your level of service.”

Chef Bill HallmanSullivan University

“It has been a major pleasure working with you so far. Everyone is really friendly and helpful, and ordering is really easy. I have never had an experience even close with any of my foodservice vendors.”

R. Justin ShepherdSpencer’s Coffeeshop

“I wanted to thank you for your hard work and dedication in sourcing and delivering all the specialty products I needed for our Centerplate National Meeting last week. The events we did as Centerplate “Team Louisville” for our companies General Managers and Executives were amazing, well received and we are still getting many compliments on the food and presentations our culinary team here in Louisville produced for them.I want you to know you were a big part of these successes and your passion for what you do is much appreciated.”

Sean KavanaughCenterplate Sports and Entertainment

“I wanted to thank you for the great strawberries for Commencement. I would also like to tell you what a great job Matt did for us and what a great asset he is to your company. He went above and beyond with the amount of help he lent to the day’s activities. We were able to unload, wash, re-pallet, wrap, and reload the berries in an hour and a half, record time. Thank again for all the help in making the 2011 Commencement a huge success.”

Chef Tom AllenVanderbilt Catering

“We have never seen produce that looked near as good as Creation Gardens from the old company that we used to use!”

Brandon PriceWestern Kentucky University Centerplate

“We are very impressed with Creation Gardens’ performance and dedication over the past year. You really listen to what your customers want and you have delivered 100%. We will continue to be 100% loyal to CG.”

Susan Hershberg, OwnerWiltshire Pantry

“I have worked with Randy for the past 6 years and can in 1 word describe his work as well as Creation Gardens as ‘valued’ in the kitchens that I manage. Randy goes above and beyond the already lofty expectations that his company seeks, as well as his willingness to go the extra step to assure each and every client are completely satisfied with the product and service that is given. “

Chef Andy HendersonWild Eggs – Bowling Green/Nashville

“As a culinary program we face many challenges in the purchasing of product. Specifically we often need small quantities of products since we are a teaching facility and unique products as well. Creation Gardens has been a light in the dark for this program, providing specialty items, tracking down and adding items to match our needs and treating us as though we were a major purchasers regardless of the size of the order placed.”

Chef Michael Riggs, Ph.D, Associate Professor of Culinary ArtsBowling Green Technical College

“Since coming on board with Creation Gardens I have experienced tremendous customer service as well as first class product offerings from
Gourmet higher end products down to the best produce.  The availability of their products is consistent and priced reasonably well.
Delivery and timeliness of deliveries has never been an issue and I enjoy that they are available six days a week for delivery.
Creation Gardens is our number one choice for our produce and gourmet items and they are always looking to enhance their offerings and find the niche markets for unique, local, and specialty items.
We enjoy their service and will continue to grow our relationship with them.”

Executive Chef James Weflen – University of Evansville

“Creation Gardens has been a long time vendor for Victoria National. We are pleased to call them our partner in providing the freshest vegetables, fruits and specialty items to our members and their guests. The service and selection of products is second to none!”

Lauren Cates – Victoria National Golf Club

“As a country club and golf club chef in southern Indiana and Kentucky, I’ve found that Creation Gardens can not be beat when it comes to supplying the needs of my club membership. Whether it is fresh local produce, unique gourmet items or everyday staples such as plastic wrap and can liners Creation has what I need to make my kitchen a success. The knowledge of their staff; Krey, Patricia, Randy, Ian, and everyone else can not be matched in my opinion.”

Chris Garret, Chef de Cuisine – Evansville Country Club

“Creation gardens is a great company, I’ve been using them for years. From your everyday staples to crazy specialty items, they’ve got it or will find it for you. Over the years they have continued to grow and get better at what they do. Thats what sets them apart and makes them the great company they are!!”

Exec Chef Gerad R. – Rolling Hills CC

” I have been using Creation Gardens as my Produce and Specialty Items for almost 10 years. I have used them with complete satisfaction in Country Clubs, catering, and now a high end pizza establishment. Their quality and service will exceed any that may try to compete. The specialty aspect of their business is what I like the most with such a wide variety of international and Local ingredients it allows me to give my customers many options for their dining needs And expectations. “

Exec Chef Andy Henderson – Lost River Pizza Company

“Creation gardens gives me the ability to get amazing produce and speciality gourmet products 6 days a week. All with competitive pricing.”

Exec Chef Blake Kolker – Azzip/Perfectly Fresh

” I have been doing business with creation gardens for the last seven years. They are true professionals there products quality, price and wide variety are top notch and what keeps me coming back year after year. And in the very rare occasion that something is not up to our standards, Randy and his team always take care of it immediately. A great company that we feel lucky to be able to work with.”

Exec Chef Chris Scott – Victoria National Golf Club

“In my experience, very few companies within the service industry provide the quality of service to us that I wish to provide to our customers. Creation Gardens is at the top of thew few. I know that they are dedicated to their work, and it shows in their quality, service, and value.”

Exec Chef Kyle Kellogg – Evansville Country Club

“Creation Gardens(CG) provides the best produce and gourmet items. I have multiple vendors that provide these items but none match the quality.CG’s customer service and delivery service is beyond compare. When an item is ordered that may be unusual for our order, customer service will follow-up to double-check the request. CG’s sales and management always provide the personal touch to let us know new or trendy items that may be of interest. Never a hard sell, CG knows our needs and provides the right service. Thanks Creation Gardens!”

Tim Kafel – General Manager – Centerplate – Western KY University

“If you’re serious at all about food and you’re using anyone but Creation Gardens, then I can’t take you seriously. If you’re a real chef, you use Creation Gardens.”

Chef Wes Rose – The Dapper Pig

“I personally want to thank you for everything you do Randy! It’s great that I actually have a great supplier that looks for my best interest you and creation gardens are top notch! Again thanks!”

Chef Daniel Gonzales – 440 Main – Bowling Green

“Creation Gardens has been a lifesaver for us at Spencer’s Coffee. The ability to get small-quantity daily deliveries is invaluable, and the quality of produce is unmatched among other food service companies…and the customer service is great — I can always get hold of someone, and any issues are addressed promptly. We also love being able to get Eco-friendly to-go products, as well as a variety of coffee shop-related stuff like syrups and sauces at a reasonable price.”

Justin – Owner – Spencer’s Coffee House – Bowling Green