Healthier Choices Award

Blackpool's Healthier Choices Award

This award scheme is available to food establishments located in Blackpool with a food hygiene rating of 3 or above .

The Healthier Choices award is all about giving customers the option to eat healthier food. 

Making a few simple changes to the way you prepare and cook food, for example keeping oil and salt levels to a minimum, can have a big impact on the health and quality of your food.

Who can apply

Blackpool food outlets such as takeaways and cafes with a hygiene rating of 3 or above.

How does it work?

You will complete a self-assessment of the steps you need to take to achieve the award, such as using less salt, serving bigger portions of vegetables etc. We will arrange to visit you to check your application.

Why should I sign up?

  • Free award
  • Receive a certificate and window sticker to display on your premises 
  • One to one support from a dedicated nutritionist
  • Generate new custom and increase profits
  • Positive PR and improved reputation


Healthier Choices Award Handbook [PDF 394KB]

Award holders

Award holders
@ The Grange 14 Bathurst Avenue, Blackpool FY3 7RL
Anchorsholme Library Cafe Luton Road, Blackpool FY5 3RS
Baines' Endowed Children's Centre - A Church of England Academy Penrose Avenue, Blackpool FY4 4DJ
Baines' Endowed Primary School - A Church of England Academy Penrose Avenue, Blackpool FY4 4DJ
Belly Busters 392 Talbot Road, Blackpool FY3 7AS
Big Baps 130 Harrowside, Blackpool FY4 1LR
Big Butts Sandwich Bar 273a Church Street, Blackpool FY1 3PB
Bispham Endowed Church of England Primary School Bispham Road, Blackpool FY2 0HH
Blackpool & Fylde College - Retreat, Refuel, Reboot + Grab & Go Bispham Campus, Ashfield Road, Blackpool FY2 0HB
Blackpool & Fylde College - Gateway Gateway Campus, Park Road, Blackpool FY1 4JN
Blackpool & Fylde College - Cafe Grads Park Road Campus, Park Road, Blackpool FY1 4JN
Blackpool Aspire Academy Blackpool Old Road, Blackpool FY3 7LS
Blackpool Gateway Academy Seymour Road, Blackpool FY1 6JH
Blackpool Transport Canteen Market Street, Blackpool FY1 1EX
Bluebell Lodge Nursery 361 St Annes Road, Blackpool FY4 2QR
Bounce Play Centre 71 Moor Park Avenue, Blackpool FY2 0LZ
Butterfly Lodge Nursery 502 Lytham Road, Blackpool FY4 1JH
Butty Bar 283 Devonshire Road, Blackpool FY2 0TN
Canton Palace 160 Watson Road, Blackpool FY4 3EE
Compass Cafe Bar 20-22 Birley Street, Blackpool FY1 1DU
Crumbs Sandwich Shop 93a Holmfield Road, Blackpool FY2 9RS
Department for Work and Pensions - Compass Catering Peel Park, Brunel Way, Blackpool FY4 5ES
Dim Sum Cafe 96b Coronation Street, Blackpool FY1 4QE
Dinners Ready 31 Whitegate Drive, Blackpool FY3 9AA
Faringo's 553 New South Promenade, Blackpool FY4 1NF
Fishers Plaice 29 Westcliffe Drive, Blackpool FY3 7BJ
Gennars Pizzaria 15 Anchorsholme Lane East, Thornton Cleveleys FY5 3QH
Golden Sea 63 Harrowside, Blackpool FY4 1QH
Good View Chinese Takeaway 471 St Annes Road, Blackpool FY4 2LQ
Grange Park Children's Centre 31 Dingle Avenue, Blackpool FY3 7NX
Graze Cafe 76 Norbreck Road, Blackpool FY5 1RP
Happy Days Nursery at Anchorsholme East Pines Drive, Blackpool FY5 3RX
Happy Days at Norbreck Russell Avenue, Blackpool FY5 1NY
Happy Days Childcare at Victoria Blackpool Victoria Hospital, Whinney Heys Road, Blackpool FY3 8NR
Health Lounge 129a Bloomfield Road, Blackpool FY1 6JN
Highfield Health and Well-Being Centre Highfield Road, Blackpool FY4 3JU
Highfurlong School Blackpool Old Road, Blackpool FY3 7LR
Holy Family Catholic Primary School Seacrest Avenue, Blackpool FY1 2SD
Honest Crust 4 Onslow Road, Blackpool FY3 7DF
Hotel Rouge 19 Bank Street, Blackpool FY1 1RN
Jude's Kitchen 109 Mowbray Drive, Blackpool FY3 7UN
Kat's Kafe 9 Cedar Square, Blackpool FY1 1BP
Kelly's Hot Food Unit 1b South Pier, Promenade, Blackpool FY4 1BB
Kincraig Primary School Kincraig Road, Blackpool FY2 0HN
Kings Hotel 553 New South Promenade, Blackpool FY4 1NF
Lancashire Constabulary Staff Restaurant Bonny Street, Blackpool FY1 5RL
Laura Hughes (Childminder) 29 Northumberland Avenue, Blackpool FY2 9SA
Layton Pre School Westcliffe Drive, Blackpool FY3 7DZ
Lilliput Kiddie Care 31 Boscombe Road, Blackpool FY4 1LW
Lo-Cal Cook House 316a Church Street, Blackpool FY1 3QE
Macro's Health Bar 285a Whitegate Drive, Blackpool FY3 9JY
Maddisons 52-54 Red Bank Road, Blackpool FY2 9HR
Marton Primary Academy & Nursery Whernside, Blackpool FY4 5LY
Mereside Children's Centre Langdale Road, Blackpool FY4 4RR
Moor Park Primary School Langdale Road, Blackpool FY2 9RZ
New Anchor Fish and Chips 42 Anchorsholme Lane East, Thornton Cleveleys FY5 3QL
New Westmere Day Nursery 78 Vicarage Lane, Blackpool FY4 4EL
Nibbles Cafe The Centre for Independent Living, 259 Whitegate Drive, Blackpool FY3 9JL
No 273 The Fishery 273 Devonshire Road, Blackpool FY2 0TN
Number 5 5 Cedar Square, Blackpool FY1 1BP
Our Lady of the Assumption Catholic Primary School Common Edge Road, Blackpool FY4 5DF
Pebbles Day Nursery 133 Cavendish Road, Blackpool FY2 9EG
Pegasus Learning Centre Bathurst Avenue, Blackpool FY3 7RJ
Piazza Italia 8 Cedar Square, Blackpool FY1 1BP
Revoe Children's Centre Breakfast Club Wyre Grove, Grasmere Road, Blackpool FY1 5HP
Rocco's Pantry, Blackpool Carers Centre Beaverbrook's House, 147 Newton Drive, Blackpool FY3 8LZ
Roseacre Primary Academy Stonycroft Avenue, Blackpool, FY4 2PF
243 Sandwich Bar 243 Fleetwood Road, Thornton Cleveleys FY5 1RA
St. Bernadette's Catholic Primary School Devonshire Road, Blackpool FY2 0AJ
St. George's School Cherry Tree Road, Blackpool FY4 4PH
St. John's Church of England Primary School Church street, Blackpool FY1 3NX
St. Teresa's Catholic Primary School St. George's Avenue, Thornton Cleveleys FY5 3JW
Safehands Nursery Blackpool Seasiders Way, Blackpool FY1 6JJ
Sandcastle Waterpark - Bongo Bongo South Beach, Blackpool FY4 1BB
Sandcastle Waterpark - Waterfall's Cafe South Beach, Blackpool FY4 1BB
Sarah Sloane (Childminder) 7 Sunnyhurst Avenue, Blackpool FY4 2HP
Simply Sandwiches 1 Gynn Square, Blackpool FY1 2JR
Slice Sandwich Box 133 Red Bank Road, Blackpool FY2 9HZ
Smithy's Sandwich Bar 266 Church Street, Blackpool FY1 3PZ
South Pier Fish and Chips South Pier, Promenade, Blackpool FY4 1BB
South Shore Academy St. Annes Road, Blackpool FY4 2AR
Sparky's Cafe The Harbour, Preston New Road, Blackpool FY4 4FE
Stefani's Pizzeria 3 Cedar Square, Blackpool FY1 1BP
Sue's Curiositea and Coffee Shop 11-13 Layton Road, Blackpool FY3 8EA
Talbot and Brunswick Children's Centre Gorton Street, Blackpool FY1 3JW
Thames Children's Centre Severn Road, Blackpool FY4 1EE
The Brunch Cafe 234 Whitegate Drive, Blackpool FY3 9JY
The Cabin Sandwich Shop 1 Westfield Avenue, Blackpool FY3 7LU
The Cottage Bakery 45 Ansdell Road, Blackpool FY1 5LZ
The Cottage Bakery 37 Hawes Side Lane, Blackpool FY4 4AP
The Country BBQ 85 Waterloo Road, Blackpool FY4 1AD
The Craimar B and B 32 Hull Road, Blackpool FY1 4QB
The Griddle Girls 263 Talbot Road, Blackpool FY3 7AZ
The Lunchbox 17-19 Church Street, Blackpool FY1 1HJ
The Willows 397 Midgeland Road, Blackpool FY4 5ED
Tower Coffee Company Unit 2A Bickerstaffe Square, Talbot Road, Blackpool FY1 3AH
Trellis Bistro Abingdon Street Market, 17-19 Market Hall, Blackpool FY1 1DE
Warbreck House Restaurant DWP (ESS), Warbreck Hill Road, Blackpool FY2 0UZ
Westcliff Primary School Crawford Avenue, Blackpool FY2 9BY
West Park Kindergarten West Park Drive, Blackpool FY3 9EQ
Westminster Primary Academy and Children's Centre Westminster Road, Blackpool FY1 2QE
Woodlands School Whitegate Drive, Blackpool FY39HF
Ziggy's 10a Cedar Square, Blackpool FY1 1BP

Blackpool's healthier vending guidelines

Following these healthier vending guidelines  means you could:

  • Increase your customer base and turnover by providing healthier options
  • Meet the demand for healthier snack options


Catering guidelines for Blackpool Council meetings and events

Blackpool Council is committed to protecting and improving the health and wellbeing of it's employees and residents. It is important that we provide healthy catering at our meetings and events. These guidelines have been developed to help facilitate the selection of healthier food and drinks.

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