What is lunch!?
lunch! is the UK’s multi-award-winning trade show for the food-to-go industry. Bringing the industry together under one roof, if you are a café, sandwich bar, food-to-go chain, coffee shop, contract caterer, wholesaler or deli then lunch! is your most important date of the year.
When is the show?
Thursday 20th September 2018 – 10am – 5.00pm
Friday 21st September 2018 – 10am – 5.00pm
Last entry is 1 hour before show closes.
Where is lunch!?
The food-to-go industry will unite at the award-winning ExCeL London which has numerous cafes, restaurants, hotels and transport links on its doorstep.
By rail or tube: Nearest station is Custom House (DLR)
By car: Easily accessible from M25, M11, A406 & A13. Parking can be pre-booked at excel.london
By air: London City Airport is just 10 minutes from ExCeL
Who can attend?
lunch! is a trade only event and is not open to the general public. Admission is restricted to professional persons working in the food-to-go industry. Proof of trade status may be requested.
Can students attend?
No, students are not permitted to attend.
Can I bring my children?
No. This is a business event and entry is restricted to those people working in the industry.
How much does it cost to attend?
Admission to lunch! is free to visitors who register in advance. For those that haven’t pre-registered, an entry charge of £20 will apply on the door.
When will I receive my visitor badge?
Once registered you will receive an email confirmation with a link to your e-badge. Simply click on the link to download your ticket, print it out and bring it with you to the show. Your badge will allow you entry to the event on both days.
What if I lose my e-badge / badge confirmation email?
As long as you have registered you will be able to collect your badge onsite. Just ask one of the staff in the registration area and they will assist you. We will also send a badge reminder email a week before the show to all those registered to ensure they have their badge handy.
Does my badge enable me to return to the show on another day or would I need to register again?
Your badge will be valid on both days of the show.
Where can I find more information about how to get to ExCeL?
Click here to find out how to get to ExCeL London.
Can I approach exhibitors/visitors to sell my products?
No, the only people permitted to sell at lunch! are the exhibitors.