NxT - Disruption Starts Here.

Bar & Restaurant Expo

Hospitality as we know it has changed forever. In its place is an exciting, innovative and disruptive future…and you can discover it for yourself inside NxT (Pronounced 'Next').

Located in an exclusive area on the expo floor, NxT showcases all the latest food and drink creations, trends and innovations in an immersive environment.

Get Inspired at NxT. New Experiences in 2022 Include:

  • Leading beverage brands
  • Ventless Burger Bar
  • Live Music
  • Interactive Games
  • Power Talks addressing real-world challenges
  • Lawn Area with Food Demos
  • Industry Excellence Awards Ceremony, sponsored by sunday
Bar & Restaurant Expo

Visit Middleby Corporation, Booth 434


Stop by the Middleby booth featuring ventless cooking equipment.

From burgers, to pizza, to Asian stir-fry….there are no menu limitations. Ventless cooking equipment provides the ultimate design and flexibility.

Any site can become a restaurant venue, even non-traditional locations.

Bar & Restaurant Expo

The NxT Stage is Full of Excitement!

Located within the NxT area is the NxT Stage - full of free education, award ceremonies, music, live Q&A and more!

  • See who will win the coveted Industry Excellence Awards, sponsored by sunday
  • David Kaplan addresses Community and Evolution in F&B
  • Chef Brian Duffy hosts Bar Talk!
  • And more!