Hospitality and shops

Hospitality and shops

Flexible working, having lunch, meeting, enjoying a drink; it is all possible at the Groot Handelsgebouw. We have listed a few tips for you.


Altijd in de Buurt

Altijd in de Buurt is a trendy coffee bar and deli in one. They will serve you chicken waffles or a pulled pork sandwich. Once a month, you can sing your heart out here during the R&B Karaoke.

Weena 709| Website

Bar Brasserie Engels

Engels has been around as long as the Groot Handelsgebouw itself. The brasserie is open daily for breakfast, lunch and dinner. It is also a great place for informal meetings or flexible working.

Stationsplein 45 | Website

De Nieuwe Poort

A home for meeting and inspiration right in the middle of the dynamic Rotterdam Central District. Enjoy live music during your lunch break. In the evening you can have dinner and enjoy our programme. De Nieuwe Poort also offers several conference rooms for you to use.

Weena 711 | Website

Ellis Gourmet Burger

Ellis is the idea of a group of enthusiastic individuals with one single goal: serving better burgers. The burger restaurant is open daily not only for dinner, but also for lunch.

Stationsplein 49 | Website


From a double espresso to a filter coffee, the baristas at LEBKOV & Sons prepare your coffee with expertise and diligence. They also serve generous sandwiches for breakfast or lunch.

Stationsplein 50 | Website


Assemble your favourite sandwich at Subway from early in the morning until late afternoon.

Weena 689 | Website

Tasty Food

At the entrance of the Global Dance Centre, next to the bus station, you will find Tasty Food. This is the place where you can put together your own flaguette (a flat baguette). Tasty Food offers a choice of fish, chicken or beef and various toppings.

Conradstraat 20 | Website

The Poké Box Weena

Poké in a box. Think deconstructed sushi with rice or in a salad. A delicious healthy lunch. Or order a big box for dinner.

Weena 689 | Website

The Suicide Club

The hottest rooftop bar in Rotterdam. Enjoy cocktails on the roof terrace or exclusive parties at the weekend.

Stationsplein 45, via de centrale ingang | Website

't Winkeltje

In the basement of the Groot Handelsgebouw you will find the best kept secret of the Rotterdam Central District: ’t Winkeltje. A mini-supermarket which also sells freshly-made sandwiches.

Stationsplein 45, access through the central hall

VINN Rotterdam

Enjoy the good things in life, also during business hours. VINN Rotterdam serves breakfast, lunch and snacks. Come by on friday or saturday night for drinks with colleagues and friends.

Weena 701 | Website



Your Apple expert. Amac offers a full range of Apple products and a wide selection of accessories for Mac, iPad, iPhone and iPod devices.

Stationsplein 48 | Website

Book Central

The free book shop in the Groot Handelsgebouw. Here, you can donate books, borrow or keep them. Can’t wait until you’re home to start reading? Pull up a chair at one of the reading tables in the central hall.

Stationsplein 45

Tabac & Gifts

The convenience store for all your tobacco, newspapers, stationary and more. Tabac & Gifts is also a POST NL Business Point.

Weena 691 | Website

Zwaan Bikes

Zwaan Bikes is open daily for bike repairs, the sale of (used) bikes and bike hire.

Weena 703-707 | Website