- The definition of food service is the industry related to making, transporting or selling prepared foods to restaurants, hospitals, schools and lodging establishments.
An example of a company in the food service industry is Sysco.
These chefs work in the food service industry.
food service definition by American Heritage Dictionary
The practice or business of making, transporting, and serving or dispensing prepared foods, as in a restaurant or commissary.
- foodˈserˌvice adjective