Benefits to businesses
This award aims to encourage food businesses to provide healthier options to customers. This can be through healthier catering practices, increasing fruit, vegetables and starchy carbohydrates and decreasing fat, especially saturated fat, sugar and salt. It also recognises providing healthy options for children, staff training and promoting healthier options.
How it benefits businesses
You could make a huge contribution to improving your customers' diet and health by providing healthier food choices and adopting healthier catering practices.
You'll have public recognition for achieving the award receive free publicity material and free advertising on this website. It could give you a competitive edge and increase customer satisfaction as the demand for healthier choices continues to grow.
How to apply
To achieve an Eat out eat well award you must:
- meet the required standard for food hygiene and food standards at registration stage.
- where required, make changes to the way food is prepared, consistent with the award conditions and where appropriate provide and promote healthier menu choices.
If you're interested in achieving an award contact:
Buckinghamshire County Council
Telephone: 01296 382649
Below are guides for general, Chinese, Indian, Italian and Mexican caterers. They give practical advice on how to make meals healthier.