Cafeteria & Buffet

Endless choices create your perfect solution

Piper offers a full-range of equipment to meet your cafeteria and buffet needs. For the budget-minded consumer, our Design Basics counters meet the bill. They are available as hot food, ice pan, and solid top configurations from 2-5 pan lengths, with various protector guards to choose from.

For something more robust and versatile, check out our modular Elite and Reflections lines. Each line has its distinct benefits and offers a multitude of options, accessories and colors. Create the perfect meal service solution with Elite and Reflections - personalized for your business.

The Pipermatic line is great for your steam table needs behind the scenes. They are available as portable or stationary, and in sizes from 3 to 6 wells.

Finally, for the ultimate way to create the most unique lineup with all of the greatest features, order R&D Elements. Make your lineup straight or round, square or oblong - the choice is yours. Specify wood or steel construction, then coordinate decorative materials from stainless steel, to laminate, to tile. Add a solid surface countertop, protector guard and LED lights. Let your imagination run wild!

Design Basic

The economical solution to your serving needs

Piper’s Design Basics Cafeteria Equipment is an economical solution to your serving needs. The simple design keeps material costs low, and the knock-down construction helps lower shipping costs. They are available as steam tables, ice pans, or solid tops, in 2-pan through 5-pan lengths. Standard features include all-stainless construction, 6” stainless steel adjustable legs, individual drain valves per well, and a poly-cutting board. Each steam well is powered by a 750 watt element, is infinite controlled, and can run wet or dry.
Design Basics is perfect for your back-of-house or tray make-up stations, as well as smaller meal service operations. And it won’t break the bank while providing dependable service for years to come.

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Elite or Reflections

Two Similar lineups, two distinct personalities

The Elite line of Café/Buffet equipment has many distinct features, including Stainless Steel and Design flexibility.

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Reflections Café/Buffet equipment offers the same features and benefits of Elite, housed in a durable fiberglass shell.

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Mobile or Stationary Steam Tables

Mobile or Stationary Steam Tables DME Series Mobile Steam Tables from Piper are perfect for operations where meals are served at a distance from the kitchen. Standard features include a stainless steel cutting board and manifold drains. Two 5” diameter rigid casters and two swivel casters with brakes enhance mobility. A full-perimeter bumper is available to protect your surroundings as you roll through the halls, and a convenient push handle is standard for easy maneuvering.
Three, Four and Five-well models are offered. Each well uses an infinite-controlled 1000-watt element for quick heat-up times and consistent temperatures. A Heat-in-Base option is available for greater capacity, with built-in stainless steel racks to hold additional steam pans. All units are available in 208V and 240V variations, in single or three phase. DME-3-PTS, DME-3-PTSH and DME-4-PTS without heated base are available as 120V.

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Pipermatic DME Series

DME Series Mobile Steam Tables

  • Stainless steel cutting board
  • Manifold drains
  • Two 5” diameter rigid casters and two swivel casters with brakes enhance mobility.
  • Full-perimeter bumper
  • Convenient push handle
  • Three, four, and five-well models
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Pipermatic DME Stationary

DME Stationary Steam Tables

  • Available in 3-pan through 6-pan lengths
  • Maple cutting board
  • Built-in plate shelf
  • A stationary DME can be ordered as open, semi-enclosed, or fully enclosed with sliding doors
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