Operations

Smooth shifts are nirvana, so manage yours with ease and expertise.
Discover how to create a restaurant menu that leads to increased profitability and higher guest satisfaction.

How to create a restaurant menu from scratch: 10 key tips

Whether you’re opening a restaurant with a new menu or thinking about changing up your current one, this guide is...
Sophie's Restaurant

How OpenTable helps Sophie’s at The Dean run smooth restaurant operations

Dublin’s food scene is thriving, and Sophie’s Restaurant is one of the most in-demand spots in the city. Located in...
Now serving: Direct messaging, a simpler way to talk to guests

Now serving: Direct messaging, a simpler way to talk to guests

OpenTable innovates to help restaurants do what they do best even better. That means adding features that not only respond...
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Why restaurants need to optimise their floor plans for success

It might seem obvious where all the appliances and furniture belong in a restaurant. But it’s never a good idea...
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How to prevent the 5 common data security threats restaurants face

In a world where data is everything, restaurants are at the forefront of using data more effectively to enable personalised...
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How to reduce no-shows at your restaurant

Trying not to take a restaurant no-show personally is easier said than done, especially when it impacts your revenue. So...
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How smart POS integrations can save your team management time

Saving time is a precious commodity in the busy world of restaurants. From the kitchen staff to the front-of-house, teams...
QR code restaurants

How restaurants can benefit from using QR codes beyond menus

QR codes are a wonderfully simple piece of tech allowing people to scan a code with their smartphone. They are...
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How to maximise the festive season with Experiences

This festive season promises to be a busy one, especially after Covid, lockdowns, and social distancing essentially cancelled last year’s...