Operations

Smooth shifts are nirvana, so manage yours with ease and expertise.
13 unique restaurant ideas to inspire your theme or concept

13 unique restaurant ideas to inspire your theme or concept

Wherever your restaurant is located, it’s safe to say that it probably has a fair bit of competition. And if...
What are the front of house positions in restaurants?

What are the front of house positions in restaurants?

The front-of-house (FOH) team is the heart and soul of a restaurant, at least from the diner’s perspective. They make...
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What do covers mean in a restaurant?

If you’ve ever wondered what the term ‘restaurant cover’ means, you’re not alone. It’s a phrase bandied about a fair...
Optimise space with high top seating at your restaurant

Optimise space with high top seating at your restaurant

Every square foot counts when you’re running a restaurant. One way to make the most of your space is with...
What is a restaurant CRM and why does it matter for your business?

What is a restaurant CRM and why does it matter for your business?

Learn how a restaurant CRM can benefit your restaurant. A CRM helps you personalised service and launch targeting marketing campaigns that work.
How to host private dining events for summer corporate get-togethers

How to host private dining events for summer corporate get-togethers

The combination of in-office and remote work has only heightened the appeal of corporate get-togethers. They bring teams together, offering...
What restaurant owners need to know about reservation management systems

What restaurant owners need to know about reservation management systems

Find out how the right reservation software can help you increase covers, grow revenue, personalize hospitality, and run smoother shifts.
How to train your restaurant staff for opening night

How to train your restaurant staff for opening night

Opening night training is critical for restaurants when they are first welcoming guests. Make sure your staff is ready with these expert tips.
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Now serving: a new way on iPhone to manage the floor plan on the go

OpenTable innovates to help restaurants do what they do best—better. So we do more than add features that respond to...