Bar Bistro SAAM

An event space beyond possibilities

Our restaurant Bar Bistro SAAM is located at the Forumplein in our conference centre, putting it at the heart of the Brightlands Maastricht Health Campus. It’s a great place to share knowledge and foster social interactions between the various scientific and other institutes and local companies.

At the hip Bar Bistro SAAM, our guests can enjoy a business lunch, dinner or drinks in the heart of the international Brightlands Maastricht Health Campus.

Bar Bistro SAAM is open all day Monday through Friday for lunch, drinks or dinner. Saam also offers two beautiful rooms that are suitable for smaller events and meetings. The restaurant’s event space offers opportunities for informal gatherings such as cocktail parties and receptions.

Opening hours:
Bar Bistro SAAM is open from Monday through Friday from 10:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m.

Free parking:
SAAM offers a free exit ticket for our parking facilities to guests enjoying lunch or dinner. Please follow the signs for P4 for MECC Maastricht (enter Gaetano Martinolaan in your navigation app).

We take care

At MECC Maastricht, we take all the time-consuming work off your hands. We help you every step of the way in organising your event, from thorough preparation to flawless execution. You will be assigned a dedicated, all-round project manager who will listen carefully to your needs. We also offer a wide range of additional facilities and services tailored to your specific needs. In offering our full-service package, we go beyond borders to exceed your expectations and surprise you with a five-star experience.


We are happy to advise on and facilitate the catering activities for your event. MECC offers a wide range of high-quality catering services in various price ranges, from lunch and dinner to drinks and parties.

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Our experienced professionals will take care of all your audio-visual needs. You also have the option of working with our experienced in-house vendor who has over 30 years of experience organising events at MECC Maastricht.

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Hotel Services

Our in-house booking agency would be happy to help with all your hotel reservations in Maastricht and the surrounding area. Thanks to our long-standing relationship with local and regional hotels, we are able to guarantee availability.

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Exhibitor Services

As a one-stop service point, Exhibitor Services offers a full-service package that is a guarantee for successful and worry-free participation.

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Do you have a boundless idea? Call or email us and we’ll be happy to discuss the possibilities!

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