Food & drinks in the RAI

Our restaurants

RAI Amsterdam has sufficient fixed and flexible catering locations. Enjoy a cup of coffee with a freshly baked croissant, a la carte lunch, Thai food from a food truck or a fresh beer with your feet in the sand. We love to serve food to everyone’s taste.

Grand Café

Grand Café is the excellent place to meet or start your day with a freshly ground cup of coffee. Relax on our comfy lounge seats with friends or colleagues or enjoy a delicious lunch.

First Floor Restaurant

This elegant restaurant offers attractive dishes and wine selections in a stylish environment. The restaurant’s preference for local products is reflected in the carefully composed menu.


Behind the RAI with a view on the water, you will find Strandzuid. An oasis of peace, cosiness and summer. When the sun is out you can enjoy on the heated terrace, with a view over the Beatrixpark. Strandzuid is open daily for lunch, drinks or dinner in the evening.

La Place, this is how homemade tastes

Our La Place restaurant is a cosy location where they have a great selection of typical Dutch food like home-made salads, fresh fruit bowls, sandwiches and smoothies. 

Mr Grill

Start your day at Mr Grill with an extensive breakfast with breakfast burgers and pancakes. During the day salads, burgers from Burgerij and Dirty Fries are available. You can also pop-in for a draft beer or glass of wine!

On-the-go meals

Fresh bread rolls, sushi, international street food or an Italian pizza or pasta. There is a lot of choice presented on site or served from mobile food trucks.

Make a reservation at your favorite RAI restaurant

Do you want to be assured of a place in one of the restaurants in the RAI? Then book a table via our online reservation system for the day and time that suits you.