Restaurant Shows 2017/18

Restaurant Shows 2017/18

Visiting restaurant shows is the single best way to take some inspiration for your food operation. Not only will you have access to hundreds of suppliers in one venue all vying for your business, but it also let’s you take some perspective away from your premises or office and see what other, similar operators are doing.

We have visited some great and some mediocre restaurant shows over the last couple of years. Either way we have always found it hard to get hold of a comprehensive list of the must-visits. So as a helping hand here is a list of all the shows that aren’t to be missed.

We will review these in more detail after each visit in the coming months and try and list some of the star attractions if you are not able to make it yourself.

1 – Caffe Culture

Caffe Culture |
23-25th May 2017, Olympia London

Great for: Cafes, Coffee Suppliers, Coffee Roasters, Foodservice Equipment, Snacks.

2 – The London Coffee Festival

The London Coffee Festival |
12-15th April 2018, Old Truman Brewery, London

Great for: Coffee, Drink Trends, Cold Drinks, Coffee Equipment, Coffee Roasters, Live Music (& Espresso Martini’s!).

3 – The Restaurant Show

The Restaurant Show |
2-4th October 2017, Olympia London

Great for: Restaurants, Pubs, Alcoholic Drinks, Catering Equipment.

4 – Hotelympia

Hotelympia |
5-8th March, Excel London

Great for: Hotels, Restaurants, Catering Equipment, Interior Design, Furniture.


26-30th January 2019 (Held every 2 years)




Great for: Bakery, European, Restaurants, Cafe

If you have any recommendations on other great shows you have visited just let us know!


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