Potato foodservice

Updated 08 November 2019
The retail and foodservice markets are key drivers for the GB industry. Within foodservice 3.2bn dishes containing potatoes were served in the year ending June 2019.

Additional information

This dashboard will be updated annually. The next update will be in October 2020.

Please note the following definitions:

  • Contract catering college/school: Workplace. Not free
  • Full-service fine dining: Chain restaurant; independent restaurant; pub restaurant
  • Leisure & travel hotel: Leisure facilities
  • Quick service restaurants fast food outlet: Coffee shop/cafe; supermarket/convenience store to-go; department store/supermarket cafe; sandwich retailer; street food vendor

This data covers food purchased and consumed out of home. It excludes meals eaten under 18s and tourists.