What is the VSR?

VSR e.V. - German Association of Masters and Professionals in Restaurant-Service and Hospitality.

Established in 1979, we are one of the youngest gastronomical associations in Germany. Continually growing memberships show us, that we are on the right way and insert us as a young and modern association into the vocational landscape. With approximately 1800 members, we are among the biggest gastronomical associations in Germany.

The structure of the association: 25% of our members are self-employed, 28% in leading positions and 37% are employees in restaurants and hotels. 10% of our members are trainees. With an average-age of 35 years, the majority of our members stands in the middle of their vocational career.

We all work there, where the heart of the gastronomy beats: with the guest!