Outstanding Service

Outstanding Service

We pride ourselves on our customer service. Each school is assigned an account specialist to communicate with at any time and calls are answered 24/7

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Reliable Delivery

Reliable Delivery

Drivers routes are carefully designed to meet each school's delivery preferences. Our logistic coordinators assign a driver that will stay the same for the duration of the school year and deliver the food at proper temperatures.

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Healthy Meals

Healthy Meals

Menus are composed by Registered Dieticians and can be tailored to meet the preferences of each individual school.

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Welcome to
Henry the Hippo

Henry The Hippo is a leading school caterer in NYC. Menus are composed by Registered Dieticians and tailored to meet the needs of each student. Healthy Meals, reliable delivery and superior customer support is what makes Henry The Hippo the right choice for your school.


Hippo FAQ's

How do I schedule a free lunch trial?

Just fill out the free trial form and a representative will contact you to confirm your date.

Do you offer alternative meals for allergies?

Of course ! Our team will consult with your staff to make sure each child's meal is appropriate for him/her.

How do I sign up?

To register for your School's Lunch Program provided by Henry the Hippo, simply click the green "Free Trial" button on the top right hand corner of our website. Fill out the form to schedule a trial day, free of charge. A customer service representative will contact you to confirm the scheduling and answer any further questions you may have.

Our Program

Henry the Hippo is more than just a School Lunch Program, it is a community which promotes
nutrition and wellness as a foundation for raising flourishing, happy children.

Free Trial Day

Request a free trial day of lunch service at your school and experience the excellence of the Henry the Hippo meal program

Kosher & Vegetarian

We offer non-kosher, Kosher, and vegetarian options as well as catering to specific allergies and restrictions.

Healthy & Satisfying

Our staff dietician will oversee all your student’s nutritional needs and create meals they’re going to love.

Reliable Delivery

Trained drivers deliver meals according to specific school preferences and oversee accuracy of each order.

Regulation Compliant

We are compliant with the Child and Adult Care Food Program (CACFP)

Henry the Hippo Mascot

Schedule visits from Henry the Hippo mascot at no charge, to encourage healthy eating in a positive and kid-friendly way.

Why Schools Choose

Henry the Hippo


Meals Served


Happy Children


Enrolled Schools


In Business

Enroll Your School For 2017-2018

Begin today and schedule a school visit from Henry the Hippo Mascot free of charge.

Free Trial

718 865-9900

Meet the Team

John Pimentel
Logistics Coordinator

Joel Spira
Logistics Coordinator

Daniel Spira
Program Director

Jon Spira
Account Specialist

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