Is it possible to make a reservation?

No, we’re sorry but it’s not possible to make a reservation.

Is it possible to make a reservation for a large group / throw a party at The Food Department?

Yes, it is possible to come and visit u with a large group or throw a party at The Food Department, but only without a reservation.

Is it possible to organise an event at The Food Department?

Send an email to with your event-related queries. We will answer you as soon as possible.

Is it possible to pay with card?

Yes, we only accept cards, debit- and credit cards (VISA, Mastercard), no cash.

Do you have options for allergies / special diets?

The Food Department has 14 foodstands with a large variety of food and several diet options like; vegetarian, vegan, gluten free and lactose free. Please inform our chefs if you have specific allergies. Here is a list of our bars and stands and their diet options. We also have a wide range of special drinks to suit many diets.

Is The Food Department wheelchair accessible?

Yes, we’re wheelchair friendly. There is an elevator for wheelchairs and strollers at the entrance.

Is it possible to have food delivered?

No, this is a service that we have not yet taken on in our concept. In case this changes, you will be informed.

Are pets allowed?

Yes, they are welcome when kept on a leash.

Are you closed on holidays?

We are open almost every holiday, except Kingsday and the first day of Christmas, the 25th of December.

Do you have a Lost and Found?

If you lost an object please send an email to If you find an object please give it to our bartenders at the main bar. After 14 days we’ll bring the objects to the official Lost & Found depot of the city of Amsterdam.

Are there any job vacancies at The Food Department?

We are always looking for the best staff in the hospitality business. Interested in a job at one of our bars? Here are our vacancies or send an email to

Who can I contact for marketing / press related questions?

For marketing / press related questions please send an email to