Independent school meals

Remove the stress from your kitchen whilst offering the reassurance that you’re serving food that will fuel and nourish the young minds in your school

School children

We believe that nutritionally balanced meals not only support your pupils growth, but also encourages them to try new meals with exciting flavours and develop their taste palate.

All our meals are developed by our experienced and talented team of chefs, to ensure all our meals are tasty and nutritious, to nourish and fuel the young minds at your school.

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School meals that make a real difference

Our flexible and efficient meal service takes stress away from your kitchen

Sustainably sourced meals

Sustainably sourced meals

We are committed to conducting business in an ethical and sustainable way to help protect the planet for generations to come.

Guaranteed nutrition

Guaranteed nutrition

We provide food to cater for all allergens and intolerances as well as giving you full transparency of what goes into all of our meals.

Save time and money

Save time and money

Your dedicated manager will support you to take costs out of your kitchen and streamline your operations.


Our pupils, parents and staff love the food. We have pupils trying new foods and flavours, the parents are delighted! 

Amanda Somerville - Assistant Head Teacher at Yiewsley School                            

Adding value to your school mealtimes

Our school meals service goes beyond providing great food. We want to build a genuine partnership with you and your team: supporting you every step of the way to ensure your students are always looking forward to mealtimes.


Safe, sustainable sourcing

As proud supporters of the British food and farming industry, we responsibly source ingredients that meet government buying standards to ensure our meals contain the best quality produce.


Our sustainable approach

We’ve been working hard to reduce our impact on the planet through reducing our carbon, water, electricity and diesel usage. We are proud to say we have reduced usage by an average of 40%.

Paying online

Simple online ordering system

Our online ordering system is simple to use, and our nutritional database ‘Nutridata’ provides complete transparency – so you can serve with confidence.


We set the highest standards

Our meals are prepared in our kitchens in the heart of Wiltshire and comply with the specific standards set out by regulatory bodies such as the British Dietetic Association (BDA).


Our partners

Here at apetito, we're committed to working with experienced organisations within the Independent Schools sector. That's why we're proud to be in partnership with IAPS, The Independent Association of Prep Schools and ISA, the Independent Schools Association.

Below Christopher King, CEO of IAPS, details the benefits of apetito; from our company values, to our industry leading food.


Proud winners of the Queen’s Award for Enterprise

We won our 3rd Queen’s Award for Enterprise in 2019; this time in the Sustainable Development category. One of only six organisations to have received this award in 2019, it was awarded in recognition of our commitment to conducting business that positively impacts the environment, society and economy.     

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Our Independent School Meal Service

Serve delicious, nutritious and safe school meals with ease

Try our school meals for yourself