Rethinking the kids’ menu? These simple ideas can help encourage healthy changes while appealing to young diners.
While many people see dining out as a treat, 38 percent said they skip dessert in order to eat more healthfully.16However, there are many ways to make dessert a permissible indulgence at the end of ameal.
On the menu
While guests inevitably make their own choice of what to eat and drink, what they order is heavily influenced by the layout of the menu. The menu can be constructed to inform, guide and encourage diners toward smaller portion sizes and nutritious options
A Visual Guide to Portion Sizes
Serving appropriate portion sizes begins with knowing what they look like. While guidelines may vary from country to country, some helpful tips are literally right in your hands, as shown on the next page.
Heart of the House
The chef is in charge of the kitchen–the heart of the restaurant. By taking the time to evaluate the menu, update serving standards, and educate staff, it's possible to set all kinds of positive changes in motion.
It’s the chef’s dilemma: how to balance what guests want with responsible choices in terms of health, costs and waste.
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