All of our nutritious meals are delivered by our experienced, friendly team. We focus on taste, high quality produce and promoting independence in your students.
As students go to secondary school, we're here to help them make healthy food choices inspired by high street trends. We offer a range of diverse and tasty meals - whether they choose to sit with friends or grab and go!
Our menus are full of tasty recipes made from high quality fresh ingredients.
From serving up their favourite meals to giving them a chance to try new food, there's something for every child. We provide a range of balanced, healthy meals to help your students thrive and really enjoy lunchtimes.
See our sample menus for delicious options to suit all tastes and dietary needs.
We’re passionate about food!
WHAT SCHOOLS SAY...
"Our HCL staff are helpful, flexible and care about the children."
Secondary school, Hitchin
“For many families, the chance to have a healthy meal at lunch time is a life saver in a difficult financial climate.”
Parent, Hemel Hempstead
“Our cook and assistant are excellent. They know the children and are very accommodating.”
Secondary school, Baldock
Within our secondary schools, we follow a strict food labelling regulation, Natasha’s Law, to ensure that a list of ingredients are available for students, and the presence of 14 key allergens are displayed on all pre-packaged food items.
Our HCL Equipment Team provides a service that helps to repair, maintain, and replace equipment to all of our schools in contract with us. *subject to a site survey.
Repairs and Maintenance Scheme
We believe that an engaging and vibrant dining room creates a brilliant atmosphere for all students eating lunch. From the hatch makeover to a full dining room renovation – our expert teams do it all.
Dining Room Makeovers
Elevate your events with HCL's exceptional hospitality and catering services. We bring a touch of culinary excellence to every occasion. Whether it's a function, staff event, or special celebration, trust HCL to turn moments into memorable experiences.