Prep Counters

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Foster XTRA with 1275 x 510mm saladette cut out
SKU: XRS3H 33-271
Foster Foster XTRA with 1275 x 510mm saladette cut out
Sale price£1,522.00
Foster XTRA with 1275 x 160mm raised prep top
SKU: XRP3H 33-272
Foster Foster XTRA with 1275 x 160mm raised prep top
Sale price£1,833.00
Foster XTRA with 810 x 510mm saladette cut out
SKU: XRS2H 33-270
Foster Foster XTRA with 810 x 510mm saladette cut out
Sale price£1,212.00
Foster XTRA with 810 x 160mm raised prep top
SKU: XRP2H 33-273
Foster Foster XTRA with 810 x 160mm raised prep top
Sale price£1,372.00

Key Features of Prep Counters

Many prep counters also come with integrated refrigeration or storage solutions, making them even more valuable within a busy kitchen environment, ensuring efficiency, hygiene, and clear organisation. 

Check out the key features of this beneficial kitchen appliance below. 

Sturdy Construction

Most prep counters are made of stainless steel, ensuring durability, ease of cleaning, and resistance to corrosion.

Integrated Refrigeration

Many prep counters come with built-in refrigerated sections, allowing chefs to store ingredients at safe temperatures while they work.

Adjustable Shelving

Inside the refrigerated or storage sections, adjustable shelves allow for customization based on specific storage needs.


Prep counters also typically feature a backsplash to prevent food splatter on walls and to maintain workplace cleanliness.

Cutting Board

Many refrigerated prep counters come with a removable cutting board, providing a convenient surface for chopping, slicing, and other prep tasks.

Easy Access to Ingredients

With refrigerated compartments or storage bins directly below the work surface, chefs can quickly access ingredients without having to move to another area of the kitchen.

Temperature Control

Temperature control ensures that the integrated refrigerated sections maintain a consistent and safe temperature, crucial for preserving the freshness and quality of ingredients. 

Digital thermostats and displays allow kitchen staff to monitor and adjust temperatures with precision, ensuring that sensitive ingredients like dairy, meats, and seafood are stored under optimal conditions. 

Benefits of Using Prep Counters

Prep counters provide many benefits for a working kitchen, check them out below. 


Having a dedicated space for food preparation streamlines kitchen operations, reducing the time taken to prepare dishes.


Integrated storage or refrigeration means ingredients are on hand, reducing the need for additional storage units or frequent trips to a separate refrigerator.


Stainless steel surfaces are easy to clean and sanitise, ensuring a hygienic food preparation environment. The separation of raw and cooked ingredients also reduces the risk of cross-contamination.


Prep counters can be used for a variety of tasks, from chopping vegetables to assembling dishes, they are incredibly versatile in how you decide to use them. 

Temperature Control

For models with refrigeration, ingredients are kept at safe temperatures, ensuring freshness and reducing waste due to spoilage.

Suitable Applications for Prep Counters

Prep counters are used by the following industries/businesses. 

  • Restaurants and cafes
  • Takeaways, i.e.) Pizzerias, etc
  • Sandwich shops and delis
  • Salad bars
  • Hotels and resorts
  • School and college cafeterias
  • Catering businesses

Prep counters are indispensable in commercial kitchens, offering a combination of workspace and storage or refrigeration. They play a crucial role in ensuring efficient, hygienic, and organised food preparation, making them a must-have for establishments that prioritise speed and quality. 

Find Out More

When choosing a prep counter, it's essential to consider the size of the kitchen, the volume of food preparation, and specific storage or refrigeration needs. If you would like to find out more about integrating a prep counter within your space, contact our team for advice and guidance.