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Your fascination with food. Your creativity. Your love of people. Your talent for nourishing their bodies and their souls. Imagine 3 days in the heart of New York — the world’s most exciting city — where you can focus on all the magic and mystery that attracted you to food in the first place. Give yourself the gift of learning! From the art of ancient grains to the latest in lighting for Instagram, from the fine points of fermentation to designing smart kitchens, from veggie-centric dining to the prospect of delivery by drone. Spark your creative appetite and turn your passion for the industry into a sustainable business.

Watch live culinary performances and awards ceremonies and listen in on roundtables. Energize your business — pick from within our program tracks: Hot Trends, Building Winning Teams, Marketing & Social Media, Operational Excellence, and more. Emerging trends abound on the show floor with 550+ exhibitors and in our exciting special events and pavilions.


International Restaurant & Foodservice Show of New York
Whether you’re an independent owner, quick-serve restaurant operator, chef, caterer, baker, bar or nightclub operator, hospital, hotel or commercial foodservice personnel — join us March 7-9, 2021, at the International Restaurant & Foodservice Show of New York at the Javits Center. Join 18,000+ of your peers at the International Restaurant & Foodservice Show of New York, where you'll have access to the hottest menu trends, state of the art design and decor, the best in business education and 570+ of the leading vendors and purveyors dedicated to serving the restaurant & foodservice community — all under one roof.


Jacob K. Javits Convention Center 
655 W 34th St
New York, NY 10001

Show Dates & Hours: 

Sunday, March 7: 10am-5pm

Monday, March 8: 10am-5pm

Tuesday, March 9: 10am-4pm

Registration/Badge Pick Up:


Sunday, March 7: 8:30am-5pm

Monday, March 8: 8:30am-5pm

Tuesday, March 9: 8:30am-4pm

Why Attend?

Join thousands of industry peers and enjoy samples, culinary demonstrations, education sessions, networking and more at the Northeast's Largest Food and Beverage Experience. 
Please note that this is an industry only event, must be over 18 to enter the show floor, no children or strollers will be allowed in.


Interested in bringing a group? Groups bringing 6 or more attendees are eligible for a 30% discount on your registration fee. Please email Andrea Tencza at for more information about this opportunity. 

Education Program


The International Restaurant & Foodservice Show of New York brings together world class education with industry influencing demonstrations. The Education Program provides the gold-standard, industry-leading educational content that is practical and relevant for today's foodservice professional. Industry leaders deliver real, applicable business lessons, the latest information on trends and best practices in the market, and their own opinions of what creates success in this 3-day education program. 



We're excited to host another year of the 2020 International Restaurant & Foodservice Show of New York at the Javits Center. With an exhibitor list boasting 550+ vendors from food & beverage products, equipment, services, distributors, technology, and more. Click the link below to explore the companies attending this year's show, view the floorplan and learn about our speciality pavilions. Be sure to check back often as new companies are joining us everyday!

Special Events

Special Events

Our Special Events are designed to enhance your experience while attending the International Restaurant New York. Enjoy educational, interactive and entertaining presentations held at our Center Stage. Here you can witness our Rapid Fire Challenge or Hip Sip: Battle of the Modern Bartender. Our Product Showcase is an expanded area that can satisfy your taste for innovation and unique products.


Co-located Events

International Restaurant & Foodservice Show of New York is co-located with two other events, Healthy Food Expo New York and Coffee Fest New York. The Healthy Food Expo New York celebrates food that are both good for you and delicious, brining together the leading pureyors of healthy natural, and organic products. The exhibition hall at Coffee Fest New York features everything found on either side of the counter in an upscale coffee shop, including the counter! Use one badge to access all three events.