Food service is concerned with both the preparation and service of food. This covers a broad range of businesses from cafes and restaurants to institutional operations such as canteens in schools, hospitals and prisons. Contract catering also falls under this category.
This category is for general sites relating to the food service industry. Please list catering companies, suppliers and distributors in the appropriate sub-category.
Individual restaurant websites are not listed here and will be deleted without review. Individual restaurant websites belong in the locality of the business. For example, a restaurant in Christchurch, New Zealand, should be submitted to Regional/Oceania/New_Zealand/Canterbury/Christchurch/Business_and_Economy/Restaurants_and_Bars.
Before Submitting Your Site
Individual catering companies will not be listed here unless they are international in scope or provide mobile catering that goes beyond the norm of the profession. Individual caterers should submit to the area of Regional where the business or service area is located.
Following this guideline will prevent long delays in having the site reviewed.
Failure to follow these simple guidelines may result in the submission being deleted without review.
For institutions that offer food preparation-related education for professionals only
For recreational cooking classes that don''t offer degrees or continued professional training, please submit the website to one of the following categories:
Recreation/Travel/Specialty_Travel/Culinary for culinary-based travel groups or tours.
Regional for restaurant websites.
Home/Cooking for recipe websites.
Regional for local recreational cooking classes.
Please follow these simple guidelines. Failure to do so will result in extreme delays, or potentially having the site deleted without review. Please help the volunteer editors help you.
This category is for sites with a primary focus on the manufacturing and printing of restaurant menus and menu covers.
Personal chefs offer professional meal preparation in the home. Services often include menu planning, grocery shopping, food storage and cleanup, in-home and wedding catering, or cooking classes.
This category contains websites for chefs who offer professional meal preparation in the home. Services may also include menu planning, grocery shopping, food storage and cleanup, in-home and wedding catering, or cooking classes.
Individual catering companies should be submitted to the appropriate Regional category.
Please submit the site to the most specific category possible. Failure to do so will greatly delay review of the website.
E.G. A personal chef in Portland, Oregon should submit his or her site to the Oregon sub-category, and *NOT* to the main Personal_Chefs category.
This category is for tools and equipment typically used in the food service industry. Food service is concerned with both the preparation and service of food. This covers a broad range of businesses from cafes and restaurants to institutional operations such as canteens in schools, hospitals and prisons. Contract catering also falls under this category.
This area is for the listing of sites providing display or presentation items in the area of Foodservice. If the site you wish to submit does not pertain to foodservice display items, please find a more appropriate category.
Food service distributors carry a number of products such dry goods, frozen foods, fresh fruit, cleaning supplies, and food containers that are sold either to other distributors or directly to restaurants, c-stores, schools, and other organizations.