Significant Catering Opportunity at Europe's Largest Arts Centre

04 June 2014
Significant Catering Opportunity at Europe's Largest Arts Centre

The Barbican presents a world-class programme of art, music, theatre, dance, film and learning events.

Our international programme pushes boundaries and inspires people to discover and love the arts - 1.77 million people pass through the doors of our iconic building each year.

New Catering Contracts starting summer 2015
We're looking for dynamic and innovative catering partners, with suitable experience and resources, to provide contemporary food and beverage offers for our restaurants, cafés and business events.

Three Lots can be tendered for, either in combination or singly.

Lot 1 Events and Exhibitions
annual turnover of £2.1M

Lot 2 Cafés and Coffee
annual turnover of £2.5M

Lot 3 Restaurants/Members Room
annual turnover of £1.0M

To express interest in any of the Lots please register your company's details by 5pm on 19 June 2014 at

Restaurants - wide range of operators sought
If you are a restaurateur interested in understanding only what Lot 3 involves, contact by 5pm on 19 June 2014.

Access the London Tenders Portal
When you log onto the site (1) Click on "Supplier's Area"; (2) Click "Register for free". Once you have registered your company's details, you will be led through a number of steps, expressing interest in relevant catering related areas. When the Barbicans's contract is live you will be sent an alert. You can then register your interest in our contract and be automatically sent our pre-qualification questionnaire from June 20th
All communication about our catering tender will be conducted through the London Tenders Portal.

This is a services concession contract exempt from public procurement regulations. We will conduct a fair and transparent process.

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