Food and Beverage Services

4.06 avg rating
( 32 ratings by Goodreads )
 
9780198065272: Food and Beverage Services

Food and Beverage Services is a comprehensive textbook that covers all the aspects of food and beverage department starting from understanding of the industry, organisation of the department, menu served, various service procedures, managing cordial relations with customers, along with environmental concerns. The illustration of concepts with the help of photographs, charts, layouts, activities and side notes make the book user-friendly.

The book contains 48 chapters, divided under six sections- Introduction to F & B Service, Menu knowledge and Planning, Food Service, Beverages and Tobacco, Cellar and Bar Operations, and Ancillary Functions. The first section begins with an introduction to the industry and includes discussion on equipments used and types of service. It is followed by a section on menu knowledge and planning. Food Service includes the methods and procedures of service as well as how to take orders and process the bills. The section on Beverages includes both alcoholic and non-alcoholic beverages, their service and preparations. Cellar and Bar Operations elucidates the service operations in a cellar and a bar, their staff and control procedures. The last section is Ancillary Functions which discusses function catering, supervisory functions, customer relations, food safety among other topics.

This textbook has been designed to cater to the needs of degree/diploma students of all three years of hotel management. It will also be helpful to professionals for carrying out training programmes in the industry.

"synopsis" may belong to another edition of this title.

About the Author:


R Singaravelavan is Head of the Food and Beverage Services Department at SNR Sons College, Coimbatore. He is currently the chairman for Board of Studies for Counter Services & Hotel Management, Calicut University and a member of Board of Studies for Tourism and Hospitality Management, Avinashilingam University, Coimbatore. The author has worked with a number of renowned hotels such as Hotel Taj Mahal Intercontinental, Mumbai and Saj Holiday Resort, Mahabaleshwar.

"About this title" may belong to another edition of this title.

Buy New View Book
List Price: US$ 51.99
US$ 16.38

Convert Currency

Shipping: US$ 4.70
From India to U.S.A.

Destination, Rates & Speeds

Add to Basket

Top Search Results from the AbeBooks Marketplace

1.

R. Singaravelavan
Published by Oxford Higher Education/Oxford University Press (2011)
ISBN 10: 0198065272 ISBN 13: 9780198065272
New Softcover Quantity Available: > 20
Seller:
BookVistas
(New Delhi, DELHI, India)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Oxford Higher Education/Oxford University Press, 2011. Softcover. Book Condition: New. Food and Beverage Service is a comprehensive textbook designed to cater to the needs of the students of degree/diploma courses of hotel management and certificate courses of food craft institutes. It covers all aspects of the food and beverage department (F&B), as required by the syllabi of hotel management courses. Divided into six parts, Part I begins with an introduction to the food service industry and includes a discussion on the equipment used, types of service, and the employment opportunities. Part II discusses the essential menu knowledge that all professionals in this field must have, along with the ways to plan the menu well. Part III includes the procedures of service as also the methods for order taking and billing. Part IV discusses alcoholic and non-alcoholic beverages and tobacco, while Part V elucidates the service operations in a cellar and a bar. The last part, Part VI, discusses catering for various functions, supervisory roles, customer relationship management, and food safety. With its up-to-date coverage and practice-oriented approach, the book would also be helpful to professionals for carrying out training programmes in the industry. Printed Pages: 716. Bookseller Inventory # 55371

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 16.38
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 4.70
From India to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

2.

R. Singaravelavan
Published by Oxford Higher Education/Oxford University Press (2011)
ISBN 10: 0198065272 ISBN 13: 9780198065272
New Softcover Quantity Available: > 20
Seller:
A - Z Books
(New Delhi, DELHI, India)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Oxford Higher Education/Oxford University Press, 2011. Softcover. Book Condition: New. Food and Beverage Service is a comprehensive textbook designed to cater to the needs of the students of degree/diploma courses of hotel management and certificate courses of food craft institutes. It covers all aspects of the food and beverage department (F&B), as required by the syllabi of hotel management courses. Divided into six parts, Part I begins with an introduction to the food service industry and includes a discussion on the equipment used, types of service, and the employment opportunities. Part II discusses the essential menu knowledge that all professionals in this field must have, along with the ways to plan the menu well. Part III includes the procedures of service as also the methods for order taking and billing. Part IV discusses alcoholic and non-alcoholic beverages and tobacco, while Part V elucidates the service operations in a cellar and a bar. The last part, Part VI, discusses catering for various functions, supervisory roles, customer relationship management, and food safety. With its up-to-date coverage and practice-oriented approach, the book would also be helpful to professionals for carrying out training programmes in the industry. Printed Pages: 716. Bookseller Inventory # 55371

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 16.38
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 5.88
From India to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds
International Edition
International Edition

3.

R. Singaravelavan
ISBN 10: 0198065272 ISBN 13: 9780198065272
New Paperback Quantity Available: 5
International Edition
Seller:
PRIORITY BOOKS
(Springfield, VA, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Paperback. Book Condition: New. Softcover Book, New Condition, Fast Shipping. Ready in Stock. 1st Edition. [Please Read Carefully Before Buying], This Is An International Edition. Printed In Black and White. 768 Pages, Book Cover And ISBN No May Be Different From US Edition. Restricted Sales Disclaimer Wordings Not For Sales In USA And Canada May Be Printed On The Cover Of The Book. Standard Shipping 7-14 Business Days. Expedited Shiping 4-8 Business Days. ***WE DO NOT ENTERTAIN BULK ORDERS.*** The Books May Be Ship From Overseas For Inventory Purpose. Bookseller Inventory # 353079

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 23.20
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 3.99
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds
International Edition
International Edition

4.

R. Singaravelavan
ISBN 10: 0198065272 ISBN 13: 9780198065272
New Paperback Quantity Available: 1
International Edition
Seller:
Nick Book House
(Fresno, CA, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Paperback. Book Condition: New. New, Softcover International Edition, Printed in Black and White, Only USPS Media mail Shipping ONLY, Different ISBN, Same Content As US edition, Book Cover may be Different, in English Language. Bookseller Inventory # 19619

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 23.23
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 3.99
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

5.

Singaravelavan, R.
Published by Oxford University Press (2012)
ISBN 10: 0198065272 ISBN 13: 9780198065272
New Paperback Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
Ergodebooks
(RICHMOND, TX, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Oxford University Press, 2012. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # DADAX0198065272

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 23.26
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 3.99
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

6.

R. Singaravelavan
Published by Oxford University Press (2012)
ISBN 10: 0198065272 ISBN 13: 9780198065272
New Paperback First Edition Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
Irish Booksellers
(Rumford, ME, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Oxford University Press, 2012. Paperback. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # M0198065272

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 43.49
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

7.

R. Singaravelavan
Published by Oxford University Press (2014)
ISBN 10: 0198065272 ISBN 13: 9780198065272
New Soft cover Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
Vedams eBooks (P) Ltd
(New Delhi, India)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Oxford University Press, 2014. Soft cover. Book Condition: New. Dust Jacket Condition: New. 2nd Edition. Food and Beverage Service is a comprehensive textbook designed to cater to the needs of the students of degreediploma courses of hotel management and certificate courses of food craft institutes It covers all aspects of the food and beverage department F&B as required by the syllabi of hotel management courses Divided into six parts Part I begins with an introduction to the food service industry and includes a discussion on the equipment used types of service and the employment opportunities Part II discusses the essential menu knowledge that all professionals in this field must have along with the ways to plan the menu well Part III includes the procedures of service as also the methods for order taking and billing Part IV discusses alcoholic and non-alcoholic beverages and tobacco while Part V elucidates the service operations in a cellar and a bar The last part Part VI discusses catering for various functions supervisory roles customer relationship management and food safety With its up-to-date coverage and practice-oriented approach the book would also be helpful to professionals for carrying out training programmes in the industry 716 pp. Bookseller Inventory # 96026

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 30.00
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 16.50
From India to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

8.

Singaravelavan, R.
Published by Oxford University Press (2012)
ISBN 10: 0198065272 ISBN 13: 9780198065272
New Paperback Quantity Available: 2
Seller:
Murray Media
(North Miami Beach, FL, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Oxford University Press, 2012. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Never used!. Bookseller Inventory # P110198065272

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 55.12
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 1.99
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds