Hobart Warewashing

Hobart Independent

Hobart Ecomax are producers of high efficiency glasswashers and dishwashers. With German engineering and manufacture behind them, the Hobart Ecomax range is a fantastic low running-cost option built with small and medium sized catering businesses in mind.

Hobart Ecomax G402

Hobart Ecomax appliances are simple to use, and combine tough construction with a good range of sizes and specifications to suit multiple kitchen layouts. Efficiently manufactured, Hobart Ecomax warewashers deliver real savings to your business in comparison to competing appliances with the same or similar specifications.

Hobart Ecomax are one of the leading brands in cost effective, energy efficient commercial glasswashers for small and medium sized businesses. Catering Appliance Superstore stock the 16 pint Hobart Ecomax G402 and the 20 pint Hobart G502 Glasswasher, with double skinned stainless steel door construction for better temperature retention and noise reduction; quick wash times; and upper and lower wash arms with anti block jets and thermostop rinse control, ensuring Ecomax glasswashers maintain consistent performance over their lifespan.

Our glasswasher buying guide and our Knowledge Base article on warewasher purchase and installation, could be helpful in choosing a model and deciding how and where you are going to install it, whether you need a water softener, and how to check whether you have the right water pressure.

Hobart Ecomax F502

Ecomax commercial dishwashers by Hobart Independent have been designed specifically for small and medium sized independent catering operations, with simple operation, maintenance and cleaning at the forefront of design. Hobart Ecomax dishwashers are robust and economical. The Hobart Ecomax F502 is available in either single phase or three phase power and with an optional integral water softener.

Don’t forget to check out our buying guide for commercial dishwashers for a few pointers before making a purchase (including whether you need the water softener).

For a really high volume dishwashing solution, a Hobart Ecomax pass through system or Hobart Ecomax rack conveyor system can deliver a huge throughput of washing up to keep pace with the busiest food service operation. Especially suited for large restaurants or large scale canteen style operations, these dishwashing systems are intended to maintain a steady workrate, turning washing up around quickly and keeping your kitchen operation moving.

Hobart Ecomax H602

The pull down hood operated Hobart Ecomax H602 can process up to 48 racks an hour (850 plates), or even greater speed and volume, take a look at the Hobart Ecomax C802A with a capacity of 150 racks per hour (2700 plates).

Take a look at our passthrough dishwasher buying guide for plain English purchasing advice.

Hobart Bar Aid warewashers are manufactured in Germany to the highest specification, delivering market leading results in terms of wash quality and construction. Catering Appliance Superstore stock Hobart Bar Aid front loading glasswashers and dishwashers as well as high volume pass through.

Hobart Bar Aid 400Hobart Bar Aid glasswashers provide the perfect finish for glassware in your hotel, restaurant, pub or other catering operation. Available from Catering Appliance Superstore in the slimline 400 model or the higher capacity 500 model, the Hobart Bar Aid glasswasher range obtains 100% wash coverage through upper and lower wash and rinse arms, as well as features like drain pump, rinse pump, water softener, integral detergent and rinse aid pumps, and auto drain down and flush cycle, all as standard.

Hobart Bar Aid 800

Hobart Bar Aid dishwashers are premium quality, front loading commercial washing appliances with high specification construction and capable of delivering great results day in day out. For catering operations obsessed with high quality standards, Hobart Bar Aid dishwashers are an excellent choice.

The Hobart Bar Aid 800 comes with a powerful wash pump and separate upper and lower wash and rinse arms, built in drain pump and rinse pump as standard, and automatic drain down and self flushing cycle. These features contribute to excellent machine performance and ease of maintenance over its long life service.

Hobart Bar Aid 900

The Hobart Bar Aid 900 is capable of washing up to 60 racks or 180 plates an hour and has separate upper and lower wash arms, 0.7kW wash pump and rinse pump with integral rinse aid dosing ensure maximum performance. The high lifting hood makes it possible to double rack certain items such as stacked cups for even quicker throughput, and the unit can be configured along a straight washing up line or as a corner unit.

Hobart offer a 1 year parts and labour warranty, and all Hobart products are delivered free of charge throughout Mainland UK, and can also be purchased with 0% finance over 12 months.

For more information on these products and any other queries, please don’t hesitate to contact us on 01539 620 400 or send us an email at [email protected] and we will get back you as soon as we can.

Foster Refrigeration


In refrigeration, one name has always led the way. Foster Refrigerator, the UK market leader, manufactures a wide range of award-winning commercial fridges and commercial freezers for the foodservice, bakery and retail industries.

The innovative foodservice refrigeration product range includes refrigerated storage cabinets and counters, freezer storage cabinets and counters, blast chillers and blast freezers, food preparation refrigeration, multideck display chillers, ice makers, water coolers, walk-in coldrooms, temperature monitoring and refrigeration equipment specially developed for the professional baker.

Not only is the range available at an extremely competitive price. Why not also grab yourself something xtra on 0% finance!

Purchasing your equipment in interest free credit allows you to simply spread the cost of your new product over a full year instead of a one off upfront outlay.

The EcoPro G2 Range has been built from the ground up to include over 50 new features and innovations!

Foster EP1/2L

You know the importance of excellence. You are judged on the quality of your food and service.

Customer satisfaction is everything, and we can help you deliver that to the best possible standard. A fridge shouldn’t just store chilled food – it should preserve every last ounce of food quality, after all it is fresh and tasty ingredients that create incredible food. Ensure your food gets the best treatment with the Foster EcoPro G2.

EcoPro G2 Cabinets are built to out perform and out last other products. Their combination of cutting edge refrigeration technology, low running costs and reliability make them the first choice for the foodservice professional.

Every stage from design, manufacture, cabinet running costs, right through to recycling is focused on saving you money whilst at the same time saving miles and miles worth of carbon emissions but never compromising on our commitment to food safety.

Meet your sustainability targets and reduce your running costs with the energy efficient, low carbon, cheap to run EcoPro G2 range.

Want a reliable British manufactured product for the same price as an imported model?

Require advice with your purchase decision from someone knowledgeable with over 40 years of refrigeration experience?

Need cost effective refrigeration available for immediate delivery?

Then choose xtra!

Affordable. Reliable. Available

Foster XR10

Foster’s UK market leading position has been built on producting and supplying products that are not reliable, dependable, robust and innovative. Now these attributes are available to you in an affordable new range from Foster.

The xtra range has been cleverly designed to provide a solution that meets your refrigeration requirements on a budget. Available at a competitive price, the range includes a suite of value-for-money cabinets, counters and blast chillers, offering reliable products you can depend on.

All models come with 2 year parts & labour warranty. Various Accessories and add-ons available at additional cost.

For more information on these products and any other queries, please don’t hesitate to contact us on 01539 620 400 or send us an email at [email protected] and we will get back you as soon as we can.

Hoshizaki Ice Machines


With over 60 years of experience in the commercial kitchen equipment and food service markets, Hoshizaki is a global market leader.

Hoshizaki has rightfully gained an international reputation for sustainable innovation, durability and reliability. Now is the time to invest in one of the best brands on the market.


Hoshizaki’s wide range of Hoshizaki Ice Makers caters for a host of requirements and they have developed innovative solutions that are tailored to the demands of a wide range of locations and operations.

The unique IM series range of Hoshizaki Ice Machines is designed with hygiene as a priority. Each ice cycle is made with fresh water, ensuring only hte highest quality of ice is produced. This is particularly important for ice to be used in premium beverages like cocktails, as it protects the integrity and flavour of the drink.

The KM range produce clear, crescent shaped ice. The unique shape is extremely versatile and extends from the splash-free serving of post mix soft drinks through to diverse applications such as fish transportation, display and even laser therapy.

The FM series produce flake/nugget ice, with the nugget ice compressed during production to make it long lasting. The flake and nugget ice is popular for a variety of cooling purposes including the display of fish and fresh produce, and also in the medical world for cooling blood and organs!


All models come with 2 year parts & labour warranty. Various Accessories and add-ons available at additional cost.

For more information on these products and any other queries, please don’t hesitate to contact us on 01539 620 400 or send us an email at [email protected] and we will get back you as soon as we can.

Cinders Barbecues

It’s that time of year again! Summer is quickly approaching and it’s time to start thinking about stocking up on catering equipment essentials, and nothing is more important than a good old commercial barbecue.

Cinders Barbecues

Cinders represent amazing quality when it comes to barbecues and they have three models that cater for every customers requirements.

Cinders was established in 1984 and has grown rapidly ever since. Designed for the professional commercial caterer, the original 1984 product has undergone continual practical refinement.

Cinders TG160

The Slimfold range of barbecues are CE marked in respect of individual European countries. The most popular of these is the TG160. It’s the clear market leader and the professional`s choice for commercial catering operations. It has undergone continual upgrading to maintain this position and is well known as the legendary workhorse of the industry.

No assembly is required at all as these come with folding legs, which means you can be serving food in no time, and cooking heat can be reached in as little as 5 minutes. The legs are designed to stop sinking into soft mud, enabling operations in off road situations. The TG160 has Individual controls for both sides of the grill, and ahigh capacity and fast throughput of food resulting in more profits. Self cleaning by reflected heat, and no dismantling to clean.

The SG80 is a half size version of the TG160 with a single grill operation. However, apart from its size it has all the features which make the Cinders Slimfold range so successful. It can turn out sixteen well-done 8oz steaks every eight minutes and is designed for continuous operation.

SG80 Slimfold Cavalier Folding Professional Gas Barbecue

The Slimfold Hotelier is an extra special top of the range unit. Its presentation value is without equal with brushed effect stainless steel serving shelves and mirror quality chrome end finished with walnut.

Cinders Hotelier

All models come with 2 year parts & 1 year labour warranty and accessories are also available at extra cost.

For more information on these products and any other queries, please don’t hesitate to contact us on 01539 620 400 or send us an email at [email protected] and we will get back you as soon as we can.

Food Graters

Food graters are a powerful piece of preparation equipment in the catering world. Offering excellent performance and an output of 50kg of grated cheese per hour, these compact and strong machines are able to grate huge amounts of cheese in minimal time, with minimal effort, making them ideal for restaurants, pizzerias and patisseries around the globe.

Food grators

Cheese ends up in a wide variety of different dishes day in day out, but purchasing pre-grated cheese becomes time consuming and costly. Freshly grated cheese available on hand is a must in the busy modern day catering kitchen. That is why we stock the trusted Santos Grater O2A-CF600 No.2 Electric Grater, to make the hassle of grating cheese a thing of the past. This grater will meet your most demanding food processing needs with its outstanding powerful electric grater that can sharpen with a difference, providing efficient grating in minutes.

With a silent powerful motor of 600w this versatile machine is not only suitable for the use of cheese, but also suitable for nuts, dried fruit and chocolate. Its 800g capacity and speed of 1500rpm make this an unbeatable product. You will also find the various grating discs and attachments that work alongside this outstanding machine, such as 3mm, 4mm, 6mm and 8mm grating discs.

This durable machine is simple to operate and all parts are removable, making it easy to clean and dishwasher safe. Its sturdy aluminum and stainless steel construction, and inbuilt safety switch, ensure this product is robust and reliable. Extra features include its elegant finished style making it the perfect appliance for your kitchen worktops. All this for the unbeatable price of £417.00.

Soup Kettles

As the weather gets colder there is nothing more appealing to most than a hearty winter warming soup. Packed with nutrition and flavour it’s one of Britain’s most favoured meals. Therefore why not use the convenient tool of a soup kettle to make soup more accessible throughout the day?

Soup Kettles

Soup kettles are a convenient and compact way for the easy serving of soups all day long, via their long life heating elements and ability to hold up to 10 litres of liquid at any one time.

They work by keeping food at the perfect temperature for a long length of time via a built in thermostat and variable simmer stats. This works together keeping the food at a maintained temperature in order to limit the growth of any bacteria whilst also allowing the soup to not boil over. These temperatures can be easily adjusted for the desired temperature dependent on the type of food being used in the soup kettle. Then adding hot water to an internal water well releases moisture via evaporation to prevent the soup from drying out, these water well levels just need topping up dependent on the length of time the soup is going.

Most soup kettles come in a cauldron shaped kettle and lids are hinged and removable so that cleaning the product is easily done.

These compact performers are perfect for front of house, catering and any household serving soups, as a fuss free alternative method to re-heating soup on the stove. The benefits don’t stop there the soup kettle is also ideal for a wide variety of other foods including stews, sauces, chilli, porridge, mulled wine and many more.

Salamander grill

The salamander grill is a powerful tool in the commercial kitchen. The unique cooking style of this appliance cooks food faster than normal grills; it generates intense heat, heating food from the top to brown it, making it a super-fast energy efficient grill to have in any professional kitchen.

Salamader Grills

The overhead infrared heating element is great for grilling sandwiches, steaks, burgers or fish, toasting, as well as browning of gratin dishes and caramelizing desserts.

The facility for extremely high temperature means it takes less cooking time than other grilling techniques ensuring fast and thoroughly cooked food, a bonus in any busy catering establishment with a high turnover of food.

They feature variable heat control for greater efficiency, accuracy and effortless cooking. Further benefits include easy clean vitreous enameled interiors and hoods, numerous grill shelf positions, fat collection trays, crumb trays and toasting grids for versatility in the kitchen, whilst flame failure protection ensures added safety features.

Available in electric and gas models to suit any pocket, the electric salamander grills offer precise cooking control, whereas gas salamander grills feature powerful ceramic plaque burners to ensure fast heat up.

Manufactured from heavy stainless steel they are a sturdy and durable in construction, reliable and robust they are an investment to any business. The modern and stylish sleek appearance makes these appliances equally at home in front-of-house or behind the scenes.

From Robust and light-weight grills to heavy duty grills than can cook 100s of slices of toast and tens of burgers and steaks per the hour; Catering appliance has the right salamander grill for you. We stock a comprehensive range from top manufacturers Blue seal, Falcon, Buffalo, Burco, Lincat and many more with both gas and electric models available.

For delicious, conventionally grilled food with that distinctive taste purchase a salamander grill today.

Blast Chillers

A valued appliance in the commercial kitchen this machine helps to store and preserve food, ensuring safety and quality of the food product but not compromising on taste, appearance and nutritional quality of the produce.

Blast Chillers

Unlike standard refrigerators it can cool both cooked and fresh food rapidly by circulating very cold air over it, reducing the temperatures of cooked food within minutes so it is safe for storage and later consumption. They are perfect for both large and small businesses that need to chill and freeze their produce.

Catering Appliance offer a fantastic range of blast chillers from top manufactures Polar, Sterling, Foster and Gram in under counter and free standing units. From simple and sturdy designs to heavy duty large capacity units that can hold up to 20kgs, we have a blast chiller that can cater to your requirements.

Blast chillers can help you increase organisation in the kitchen, they help separate cooking from serving, saving time in busy periods as you can store and preserve large quantities of freshly cooked food safely for use at a later date, with food tasting as fresh as it did the day it was made. Cooking in bulk and storing has never been easier.

They are made from tough stainless steel ideal in the busy catering environment, with thick insulation to ensure great thermal efficiency units can chill food from + 70 degrees centigrade to + 3 in as little as 90 minutes.

Designed for performance and ease of use, they are simple to use, with some models featuring self-closing doors for maximum efficiency and easy-touch control panels with cycle selections.

For a reliable and robust solution for the rapid chilling and freezing of freshly cooked food a blast chiller is a certified investment for any catering business, offering a very safe method of cooling food quickly, minimising bacterial growth and overall optimal preservation of food quality.

Gas doughnut fryers

Donuts are one of the nation’s favourite treats. For freshly baked delicious donuts on your premises look no further than Catering Appliance for great value gas doughnut fryers. Join thousands of bakery, retail and concession doughnut operators to deliver mouth-watering donuts with our amazing range of gas doughnut fryers from Lincat.

Doughnut fryers

Gas doughnut fryers offer the flexibility to make any doughnut; plain or fancy to suit any requirements, whether it be a traditional glazed ring or a fancy show stopping doughnut with all the trimmings – you can add a whole variety to your menu.

Perfect for high turnover these fryers have a capacity of frying up to 108 average size doughnuts per the hour. Constructed for the catering industry they are made of high quality stainless steel, making them robust and reliable so you are guaranteed a doughnut fryer that will serve you for years and years.

Compact and easy to use this piece of equipment will easily fit into any sized establishment, with its sleek and stylish steel exterior it is perfect for front of house and counter top. They are supplied with two frying trays and draining shelf for ease of operation whilst an inbuilt thermostat maintains the required temperature.

Added features include front oil drain tap for safe, easy drainage, ensuring clean oil saving you time and money. Whilst Safety features include flame failure device and top temperature cut-out.

For catering professionals who seek energy-efficiency and delicious donuts each and every time, then Lincat gas powered fryers are your answer, purchase from Catering Appliance today.

Commercial Ice Makers

Having plenty of crushed ice on hand is important in the commercial catering industry; it’s used by the mass in drinks, cocktails, salad bars and many more things. That’s why having an ice maker can be a major asset to any catering kitchen; they can handle the highest volume of ice any day of the week.

Ice Makers

You can be sure speed is on your side with these useful machines, they can make many pounds of ice in a very short period of time making them perfect for high demand.
Having an ice maker also frees up space in your freezer when space is at a premium, most commercial kitchens don’t have enough provision to make decent quantities of ice cubes with their freezer alone, so purchasing an ice maker is a convenient all round space saving solution.

It produces uniform shaped ice cubes by the load with some models offering the choice of different sizes and shapes to suit your requirements. Advanced features include flushing of ice trays after every cycle to ensure hygienic, crystal clear ice that is free from impurities and lime scale.

Simple to use – you just plug the machine in, fill the water reservoir, select the size of ice nugget you require and away you go.

Our great value range is stylish and compact in design so doesn’t look out of place on the worktop or on display in any kitchen. The durable stainless steel construction is ideal for creating cubes at a high output, with some models able to produce 12 bullet shaped cubes every 10 minutes and other high end models can produce a whopping 64kg output per day.

Purchasing an ice maker means you will always have the option of freshly made ice within a matter of minutes.