Bar & Restaurant Expo

The Restaurant Zone is a hub of activity through education, equipment, products, and services.

Located back of Expo Hall Floor | Open Tuesday - Wednesday

Our newly redesigned Restaurant Zone includes a dynamic test kitchen hosted by a team of top chefs presenting live cooking demonstrations with 500 samples per session, beverage pairings, plus a full equipment showcase.

Experience a dedicated area of food and food service equipment suppliers with access to expert demonstrations and tastings to explore how to effectively manage, deliver, and receive product profitability.

Bar & Restaurant Expo

The Bistro

Where: Located next to the F&B Innovation Center.
How to Attend: Seating is first-come, first-served.

The Bistro is a new 50-person restaurant located within the Restaurant Zone that provides a full restaurant experience for VIP Pass attendees during both days (Tuesday - Wednesday) of Bar & Restaurant Expo.

Designed to showcase the very best and latest food, beverage, FOH products, and technology products in a real-life setting.

Check back soon for the 2023 Menu! The 2022 Menu Included:

  • Poutine: Thick Cut Fries, Mozzarella Curd, Chorizo, Pickled Veggie Garnish, Roasted Demi Glace
  • Smash burger: Cooper Cheese, Smoked Tomato Marmalade, LTO, onion roll
  • Flatbread: Herb Grilled Shrimp, White Bean Puree, Roasted Veg, Cheese sauce, Pecorino Cloud
  • Tater kegs with cheese sauce, Black Pepper Ranch, Cherry Pepper Ketchup