We love what we do and it shows!

Our Company

A locally owned and award winning catering business for over 30 years, Utah Food Services (UFS) strives to exceed each client’s expectations through creative menu development, innovative presentation, and truly exceptional service.  As the exclusive caterer at the Salt Palace Convention Center and Mountain America Expo Center, we attribute our success as an innovator in the hospitality industry to our culinary team’s creativity and dedication.  Our services include customized menus featuring global and local fare, special dietary meal service (such as: gluten-free, vegan, kosher), extensive beverage and bar service, chef action stations and floral décor and design.


Join Our Team

As Utah's leading caterer we are seeking flexible and energetic individuals to join our team. We offer our employees competitive pay, a fast-paced, casual work environment, including 401(k), medical, dental, vacation and sick plans.


Outreach Program

Employer of the Year, Golden Key Award – 2013 and 2012

The Governor’s Golden Key Award recognized our outreach program, which provides employment opportunities for the mentally/physically challenged, individuals in recovery programs, retirees, youth groups and political refugees.  Our kitchen management team works with our challenged employees and their job coaches to match their skills with the tasks at hand while providing continual training and advancement.  Building self-confidence and believing in each individual’s potential and creative spirit starts from the top down.  

Work Flexibility

Business Excellence in Workplace Flexibility – 2010, 2009 and 2006

The Alfred P. Sloan “When Work Works” Award recognized UFS as a flexible workplace that makes “work” better for our employees.  Providing flexibility in the workplace, profit sharing, 401k, health and dental benefits, employee service awards, employee of the month awards, bonuses, continuing education and advancement opportunities builds company loyalty and boosts morale.  All of which create a vested interest by our management and hourly staff in the success of our catering company.


Sustainable Business Award – 2013
Utah Business Magazine awarded our ongoing green efforts to protect and improve the environment.  Thinking globally, UFS promotes mindful and creative ways to reduce our carbon footprint, incorporating the three R’s (Reduce, Reuse, Recycle).

Eco - Efforts


UFS continually supports local charities and non-profits organizations however, due to the large number of requests, applications must be received at least 4 weeks prior to the event.  Please note that approved donations receive a small discount on food service only.

Donation Request Form