Food Safety and Hygiene Consultants

Food Safety and Hygiene Consultants

Does your food business need support and advice in food safety management?

Kitchen Tonic is an established business providing food safety and hygiene consultation services to the food industry who are passionate about driving food standards up. Our clients include small independent businesses from cafes to market traders to pubs, patisseries, dark kitchens, small and medium chain restaurants, to the luxury market including Michelin star restaurants.

Our consultants have a wealth of experience guiding food businesses to help them comply with food safety legislation and serve food safe for consumption. Our consultants have travelled widely within the UK and rest of the world carrying out food safety audits for a global food safety auditing company. They have also help businesses achieve ISO standards and carry out food safety inspections for a local authority as a registered food hygiene inspector. 

Our services: 

Food Safety Audits £130/hr per month one year contract. 

Over the phone consultation £95/hr

Completing your Safer Food Better Business pack £130/hr this included free new up to date pack with one years diary. 

Covid-19 consultancy  £130/hr

Mystery diners £130/hr - get feedback on customer service to food quality.

Developing a Food Safety Culture £150/h

Annual support through a range of training packages which is tailored to your requirements.


Safer Food Better Business

Purchase your Food Standards Agency (FSA) Safer Food Better Business (SFBB) packs here for businesses based in England and Wales.

Packs Available for: Catering, Retail, Indian Cuisine, Chinese cuisine (English or Cantonese) Residential Care Homes, and Child Minders. 

Packs come with a one year diary and 10 loose double sided FSA allergy matrix sheets 

Packs are in colour and come wire bound. Just let us know which pack you need. 

£35 including P&P usually despatched same or next day.

We can also provide Safe Catering packs (Northern Ireland specific) and CookSafe Manual (Scotland Specific)


Helping you to comply with 852/2004

Businesses working with food must have in place a HACCP based food safety management system. 

HACCP consultation £130/hr

HACCP plans start from £350pp 

HACCP review and updates £130/hr


Menu Nutritional Analysis

Calories on the menu!

As part of the Governments renewed obesity drive and focus on improving the nation's health, large businesses are required to display calorific information on the menu. Businesses can also offer customers a menu without calorific information, but only if the customer requests it!


Calorie calculations per dish

Starters, sides and puddings £65 per dish

Mains £85 per dish

Food Hygiene Ratings

Improve your Food Hygiene Rating £130/hr.  

As a public facing food business your Food Hygiene Rating play a big part in customer footfall. This applies to customers buying food online for deliveries from takeaways to sitting in at your business. If you would like to improve or maintain your hygiene rating, we can help you in all three main areas that help your food business achieve a top rating. 


Training Programme Manager

Food Safety legislation requires training to be commensurate for those working with food. It also requires that those who are implementing a HACCP system to have adequate training in the principles of HACCP.

Do you need someone to organise your staff training to comply with legal requirements? We can provide training programmes for you and your staff in food hygiene and allergens to help them produce food that is safe to eat. This includes food safety induction training, formal training and HACCP. 


Kitchen Recruitment

Chef jobs, Kitchen jobs, Hospitality jobs

We offer a personalised recruitment service and build strong long term relationships with all of our clients to help them fulfill their requirements long term. 

If you are looking to fill a vacancy for your business from Executive Chefs, to FOH and BOH staff, we hope we can help fill that post. We have built up numerous links in the catering industry over many years and work with several chefs in sourcing staff to fill your posts. 

We can also provide you with a private chef to cater for your dinner party at home. 

Contact us today with your vacancy and we will get to work on this immediately. 

If you are looking for job opportunities in the catering and hospitality industry, contact us today. 

Contact us today to discuss your requirements.