The Restaurant Show Birmingham

07. - 09. April 2025 | Exhibition for the hospitality industry

The "The Restaurant Show", established in 1988, has since become one of the leading trade fairs for the gastronomy industry. Held at the Olympia Exhibition Centre in London, this annual event is organized by William Reed Business Media Ltd. and brings together leading experts, entrepreneurs, and enthusiasts from the gastronomy sector worldwide..

The focus of the fair is on the latest developments and trends in the industry. Here, exquisite food and drinks, innovative ingredients and dishes, technologies, hygiene products and services, outdoor equipment, and furniture are showcased. Additionally, bar equipment, financial services, and catering equipment are at the forefront.

Highlights of "The Restaurant Show" include the live event stages, such as Bar & Drinks Live, Restaurant Live, and Chefs Live. Especially the Restaurant Live zone gives visitors deep insights into the industry, be it through data analysis, panels, presentations, or workshops led by industry leaders.

Moreover, there is an exhibition for catering equipment, main lectures, and panel discussions with top speakers. Specific zones, like the Beverage Bar & Drinks and the "Ingredients for Chefs" area, provide further information and training. In the chefs' dedicated section, the focus is on demonstrations, training, and motivating chefs with the latest ingredients and methods. The beverage section offers a comprehensive look into the variety of drinks in the gastronomy world, from aperitifs and cocktails to beers, wines, coffee, tea, and infusions.

The exhibitors represent various segments of the gastronomy industry, from hotels to casual dining, fast food, bars, and street food. The visitors consist of a similar blend, with chefs, restaurant owners, CEOs, managers, and many more making up the majority of the audience.

In conclusion, the Olympia Exhibition Centre is not only a historic venue with outstanding infrastructure but is also easily accessible by public transport and by car. The city of London itself offers numerous cultural and culinary experiences, perfectly complementing the fair visit.

The The Restaurant Show will take place on 3 days from Monday, 07. April to Wednesday, 09. April 2025 in Birmingham.

In 292 days
07.04.2025 - 09.04.2025*
Monday - Wednesday, 3 days
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Local time:
04:28 h (UTC +01:00)

Fair location:

National Exhibition Center (NEC),
West Midlands, B40 1NT Birmingham, Birmingham, England, United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland


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Fair organizer
William Reed Business Media Ltd.
Broadfield Park
RH11 9RT Crawley, United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland
Tel: +44 (0)1293 613400
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Past editions:
  • 29 Apr. - 01 May. 2024
  • 02. - 04. October 2023
  • 26. - 28. September 2022
  • 27. - 29. September 2021
  • 30 Sep. - 02 Oct. 2019
  • 01. - 03. October 2018
  • 02. - 04. October 2017
  • 03. - 05. October 2016
  • 05. - 07. October 2015
  • 06. - 08. October 2014

Fair location:

National Exhibition Center (NEC),
West Midlands, B40 1NT Birmingham, Birmingham, England, United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland


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Product groups: alcoholic drinks, bar equipment, catering equipment, entertainment, EPOS, food products, free form products, furniture, health products, hygiene products, outdoor equipment, security, snacks, soft drinks, tableware, workwear, …

Disclaimer: No responsibility is taken for the correctness of this information. Errors and alterations excepted! Fair dates and exhibition sites are subject to change by the respective trade fair organiser.


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Where does the The Restaurant Show taking place?
The The Restaurant Show fair takes place in Birmingham, at the National Exhibition Center (NEC).

When is the The Restaurant Show taking place?
Visit the The Restaurant Show from 07. - 09. April 2025.

How often does the The Restaurant Show take place?
The The Restaurant Show takes place annually.

What kind of fair is the The Restaurant Show?
The The Restaurant Show is an exhibition for Catering, Fancy Food and Gastronomy.