In basic terms, the National Restaurant Association Show in 2023, which runs from Saturday, May 20, to Tuesday, May 23, is a Festival for restaurateurs. If you own a restaurant, want to own one, or are just a big fan of restaurants, you should attend this event.

An event on new prospects and products to support the restaurant industry in the new business environment of 2023 will be led by specialists at McCormick Place in Chicago. To attend the show, register here. And don’t forget to come to see us at Techryde’s reception.

The National Restaurant Association Show is an annual event that brings together food service industry professionals from all over the world to network, share ideas, and discover the latest industry trends and innovations. With over 2,300 exhibitors, hundreds of educational sessions, and numerous networking events, attending the show can be overwhelming.

Here are some suggestions for maximising your time at the National Restaurant Association Show. Also, don’t forget to stop by booth #7075 to say hello to us!

  • Plan Ahead

Before attending the show, take some time to research the exhibitors and educational sessions that interest you. Make a list of the vendors you want to visit and the sessions you want to attend. The show’s website provides an interactive exhibitor map that can help you plan your route through the exhibit hall.

  • Attend Educational Sessions

The National Restaurant Association Show offers an extensive lineup of educational sessions, workshops, and keynote speeches. These sessions cover a wide range of topics, from marketing and menu development to technology and sustainability. Attending these sessions can provide valuable insights and help you stay ahead of the curve in your industry.

  • Network with Industry Peers

Networking is an essential part of any industry event, and the National Restaurant Association Show is no exception. Take advantage of the numerous networking opportunities, such as receptions, breakfasts, and dinners, to meet new people and connect with industry peers. Bring plenty of business cards and be ready to make new connections.

  • Take Advantage of Technology

Technology is transforming the foodservice industry, and the National Restaurant Association Show is a great place to discover new technologies that can help you improve your business. From mobile ordering and payment systems to kitchen automation and inventory management, the exhibit hall is full of innovative solutions that can help you streamline your operations and improve the customer experience.

  • Enjoy Chicago

First time in Chicago? Chicago is a vibrant city filled with culture, history, and exciting attractions. Whether you’re visiting for business or pleasure, there are plenty of things to see and do in the Windy City. Here are some tips on how to enjoy Chicago:

  • Explore the City’s Neighbourhoods

Chicago is a city of neighbourhoods, each with its unique personality, culture, and history. From the trendy Wicker Park and Logan Square to the historic Hyde Park and Bronzeville, there’s something for everyone in Chicago’s neighbourhoods. Take a walk or a bike ride and explore the local shops, restaurants, and attractions.

  • Visit the Museums

Chicago has some of the world’s best museums, including the Art Institute of Chicago, the Field Museum, the Museum of Science and Industry, and the Adler Planetarium. These museums offer a wide range of exhibits and interactive experiences that are perfect for visitors of all ages.

  • Take in the Views

Chicago has some of the most beautiful skyline views in the world, and there are several places where you can take in the city’s breathtaking views. Visit the Willis Tower Skydeck, the John Hancock Center 360 Chicago, or take a boat tour along the Chicago River.

  • Try the Local Cuisine

Chicago is famous for its deep-dish pizza, but the city has much more to offer in terms of cuisine. From the iconic Chicago-style hot dog to Italian beef sandwiches, there are plenty of local dishes to try. Don’t forget to visit some of the city’s best restaurants and bars for a taste of Chicago’s thriving food and drink scene.

  • Attend a Sporting Event

Chicago is a sports-loving city, and attending a game is a must-do experience for sports fans. Catch a Chicago Cubs or Chicago White Sox baseball game, a Chicago Bears football game, or a Chicago Blackhawks hockey game.

  • Experience the Arts

Chicago has a thriving arts scene, from theater and dance to music and comedy. Visit the iconic Chicago Theatre, attend a performance at the Joffrey Ballet, or catch a comedy show at The Second City.

Come to the Techryde booth!  

Are you ready to take your restaurant to the next level? Then come visit the Techryde booth, #7075, at the National Restaurant Association Show 2023! Here’s how you can make the most of your visit:

  • Schedule a demo:

    Don’t miss out on the opportunity to see our solutions in action. Schedule a personalised demo with our team before the event to get a sneak peek of what we’ll be showcasing and receive a walkthrough of our products catered to your restaurant.

  • Connect with us:

    We believe that building relationships is key to success in the restaurant industry. Come meet our team and other industry professionals to learn more about how we can help your restaurant grow and thrive.

  • Learn about our solutions:

    From point-of-sale systems to online ordering and delivery management, we offer a range of solutions designed to streamline your restaurant operations and improve your bottom line. Get all the information you need to make an informed decision about which solutions are right for your business.

  • Discover our latest products:

    We’re always innovating and improving our products to better serve our customers. Get a sneak peek of our latest product launches and learn how they can benefit your restaurant.


At Techryde, we’re passionate about helping restaurants succeed, and we believe that our technology can play a crucial role in achieving that goal. Don’t miss out on the chance to see our solutions in action and meet our dedicated team of restaurant technology professionals. See you at booth #7075!

In conclusion, the National Restaurant Association Show is an excellent opportunity for foodservice industry professionals to learn, network, and discover the latest industry trends and innovations.

To make the most out of your trip, plan ahead, attend educational sessions, network with industry peers, visit exhibitor booths, and take advantage of technology.

Visit this website for more information about Techryde at the NRA Show 2023. Remember that Techryde is designed both for restaurants and for you.