How to promote your restaurant on YouTube — A simple guide with examples
👋 Hello restaurant owners! Are you looking to make your restaurant the talk of the town? Let’s chat about YouTube. This platform is way more than just funny clips and personal stories – it’s a...
10 Festive ways restaurants can create unforgettable Christmas dining experiences
Explore 10 effective ways to enhance Christmas dining experiences in your restaurant. This guide offers practical tips on decor, menu, and service to attract and delight guests during the festive season.
Third-party delivery vs. in-house takeaway services for restaurants
Discover the impact on restaurants, comparing the convenience of third-party systems with the control offered by in-house takeaway solutions.
Google Analytics and Facebook Pixel integrations + general improvements – Product updates
We want to start by expressing our heartfelt gratitude for your unwavering support and invaluable feedback. Your input has always guided our journey toward making restaurant operations smoother and more efficient. Remember when we rolled...
10 Tips to optimize your restaurant’s table planner and boost revenue
In the competitive world of restaurant and café ownership, optimizing your table planner is crucial to maximizing revenue. Whether you’re a seasoned restaurateur or just starting, there are always ways to improve your seating arrangements...
10 Proven strategies to boost your restaurant’s online presence
Boost your restaurant's online visibility with 10 strategies! Optimize your site, be active on social media, and engage on review sites to attract food lovers and shine online!
How to optimize your restaurant table turnover rate?
Learn how to boost your restaurant's profits by optimizing table turnover! Our guide provides practical strategies, tools like resOS, and insights for improved service. Whether you own a café or a fine dining establishment, this step-by-step roadmap will help you succeed.
Booking Date Notes – Product update
Stay tuned for our exciting product update, where you can add personalized notes to your booking dates.
The ultimate guide to POS systems for restaurants: reviews and recommendations
Get the ultimate guide to understanding and choosing the right POS system for your restaurant. Learn about the benefits, features, and considerations for finding the perfect solution.
How to respond effectively to negative restaurant reviews: proven strategies
Discover useful advice and real-life examples for effectively dealing with negative restaurant reviews while ensuring customer loyalty.
Social Media Marketing for restaurants: comprehensive guide [10 Examples]
Explore methods and approaches to efficiently use social media for your restaurant, fostering customer engagement and cultivating loyalty.
Restaurant Management – free checklist
Are you ready to embark on an exciting journey into the world of restaurant management? Whether you're launching a new culinary venture or refining your restaurant's operations, our checklist is your compass to success.
Restaurant Management: 5-step guide to effectively manage your restaurant
Hungry for success? In this blog post, we'll provide valuable insights and practical tips to optimize your restaurant's operations, enhance customer service, and boost overall profitability. Let's dive right in!
Multiple locations – new feature release
Hey there, restaurant owners! I’m thrilled to share some exciting news with you. We’re constantly working to improve and make our system more efficient, and now we have something that will take your business to...
Booking system app for restaurants – FREE versions + comparison
Make your restaurant more accessible for potential customers by incorporating a smart booking system app.
The best CRM software for restaurants – compared
Are you a restaurant owner? Want to level up your foodie business? CRM software can help! Discover how it can level up your restaurant in this blog post.
Restaurant business plan: step-by-step guide + examples
Dreaming of opening a 🍴 restaurant? Passion, creativity, and delicious food are key. But for long-term success, a business plan is essential too.
Spam protection and database update
First of all, I just want to start off this post by saying thank you to all of you, in the last post I wrote about our feedback “bar” we’ve implemented in the system and...
Close areas, feedback, and some minor improvements
New year, new release right? I (Emil, one of the owners of the company) just wanted to say thank you for last year, it’s been an amazing year with a lot of product updates and...
7 Best Online Booking Systems for Restaurants in 2023
We did the research for you and made the list of the 7 best online booking systems for restaurants. Take a look a choose the one that best matches your restaurants needs!
5 ways to promote your restaurant on Facebook (for free) in 2023
Promote your restaurant on Facebook to strengthen your brand image and customer loyalty
5 easy ways to get restaurant reservations with Google in 2023
This article presents you with 7 easy ways you can up your Google game, and promote your restaurant on Google to get more restaurant reservations.
10 restaurant technology trends to watch for in 2023
Are you looking for improving your restaurant with the newest trends? Then check out this post introducing the top 10 restaurant technology trends in 2023.
Survival Guide For Your Restaurant in 2023
Here's our guide with some useful tips on how to stand out from the crowd in the competitive restaurant industry. Updated 13.01.2023.
10 Must-have apps for restaurant owners in 2023 (Prices + reviews)
Read more here about useful apps that help you manage your restaurant so you can save more resources and focus on your customers instead of administrative operations.
The 4 best restaurant review sites to improve your business (in 2023)
Are you interested in how you can improve your business and strengthen your relationship with your customers? Then keep reading and get the latest facts on how to add a restaurant review site to your...
5 Best Free Online Restaurant Booking Software in 2023
Are you looking for a good restaurant booking software that is also for free? Then check out this post that introduces 5 great booking systems that are for free!
7 tips for how to reduce restaurant staff stress
The holiday season is a busy time for restaurants, with many people dining out to celebrate with friends and family. It is a beautiful time when guests want to have an amazing dining experience. However,...
10 Things to Consider Before Starting a Restaurant
Are you considering starting a restaurant but still have questions? Read these 10 tips on how to open a successful restaurant without any mistakes!
Get a better overview of bookings with a digital table planner for restaurants
A digital table planner will help your restaurant with increasing the numbers of bookings, and you will get a more effective staff, and happy customers!
Apply your own design to the booking flow, widget & takeaway page
We’re on a roll, last week we launched the custom fields and now we introduce the design app allowing you to customize your booking flow and takeaway page even more. With the design app, it’s...
Ask guests anything with custom fields
We know that almost no two restaurants are the same, or maybe we didn’t know that but we learned that over the last few years we’ve been running resOS. We get a lot of requests...
Get more insights with improved reports
We all know that in this modern world, one of the highest-value currencies is data. That’s one of the reasons we’re really happy to release a well-deserved update to our reports section that allows you,...
Manage booking waiting lists with the new “Waitlist” app
The waiting time is finally over! This is a feature we’re really excited about, and hopefully, you are too. It’s one of the most requested features from our customers so we’re really happy to finally...
Resending notifications, performance optimizations and new booking settings
We’re happy to introduce a few new improvements to the system that we’ve been working on for the past couple of months. Resending notifications First off, we’ve made it possible on all bookings to see...
5 online table booking software for small restaurants
Check out this article that includes a list of the best reservation systems created especially for small restaurants to help them better manage and organize the bookings at competitive prices.
Improve your waitlist management with a digital waitlist for restaurants
The resOS' restaurant waitlist feature helps you both improve your wait times and better organize your waitlist
10 restaurant social media content ideas that attract customers
You probably already know how important it is to be active on social media if you run a business. Your guests are on social media, so you should be too. It is a great way...
Tock vs. OpenTable (and cheaper alternatives)
Check out this post that offers some insights on Tock and OpenTable as well as the differences between these two and how resOS is the best most affordable restaurant software option.
resy vs OpenTable (Compared + Cheaper alternatives)
Take a look on our comparison of two restaurant booking software - OpenTable and resy and get insight about more affordable option - resOS.
New monthly prices and the option to pay annually
Price update: New monthly prices and the option to pay annually for your subscription on the booking system and the takeaway system
Reserve with Google (FAQ)
Activate Reserve with Google to attract more guests and make it easy for guests to book a table with you
Reserve with Google, changelog, Mailchimp updates & close online bookings
Reserve with Google Yep, you read that right! We are excited to announce that we have officially partnered with Google to offer reservations through resOS directly from Google Search and Google Maps. Read more about...
Booking warnings & select opening hour
We’ve been getting some really good feedback from you guys saying that the min/max bookings and people settings you can set on opening hours are really good, but you wished that it could also show...
Zapier integration, improved booking payments & opening hours
A new year means new features! This update includes a new integration to Zapier, that opens the doors for a lot of integrations. Zapier offers more than 4000 integrations, so whether you want to send...
7 Reasons to Invest in Restaurant Management Software
There are many reasons a restaurant software is a good idea for your venue - and here, we will take you through some of those reasons. Yes, having a restaurant software does mean one more monthly expense - but, we assure you that it’s a great investment and addition to your business.
Mailchimp integration and mandatory fields in the booking flow
In this last resOS update for 2021, we are adding a new integration that allows you to be in charge of what information the customer needs to leave to complete a booking. Mailchimp integration and...
View tags, notes and flag reason on booking items, improved table switching and more
The latest resOS update adds a bunch of small improvements to the system. Manny of which was suggested by our customers, thanks! In this update Show customer tags, booking notes and customer flag reason on...
Drag and drop bookings, “refund” rights and more
We are happy to announce that our latest resOS 6.3 update includes the ability to drag and drop bookings in the schedule view, a new “refund” user right to limit which users can refund payments,...
5 restaurants in the UK with interior design your restaurant can learn from
You’ve thought about the chef, the waiters, the food, and the menu, so why not think about your restaurant’s interior design? It’s most likely way more important than you think! Unique interior design has the...
View all changes made on bookings
We now log and show all changes made on bookings. Simply open a booking and look in the right side column, or in the “MESSAGES, NOTES” tab on mobile. Here all changes made to the...
10 events your restaurant can easily organize to boost sales and awareness
What better way to attract more customers and awareness around your restaurant than hosting various events? And to survive (and thrive) in the restaurant industry, it’s essential to come up with innovative ideas that can...
Use automatic customer profiles for better (table) management
We’ve recently launched some exciting new updates, including advanced in-app search function, duration based on party size, and customer database - for easier booking and table management, and an even better and personalized experience for your guests.
Define booking duration by people
To help you optimize your seatings and fit in more bookings, you can now defined the duration of a booking based on how many people is on the booking. The feature is available in “Settings”...
Restaurant Management tips: 5-step guide to optimize and manage your restaurant
This is the restaurant management for newbies guide – to those of you who’re starving for restaurant management skills. You don’t need a fancy degree in order to optimize your systems! You may have just...
Customer database and fast search
Now available in resOS: keep track of your guests, add bookings faster and quickly search your bookings, orders and customers. Customer database We now automatically add all your guests to a centralized customer database. Here...
You might not know what well drinks are but you are definitely serving them
Find out what well drinks are and how your restaurant can benefit from them! ‘’Can I please have a rum and coke?’’ ‘’Oh, I would love a gin and tonic with my dish’’ ‘’Tonight, I...
10 ways to attract more guests to your restaurant
It can be difficult sometimes for restaurateurs to attract new guests. Serving amazing food or offering cheap meal prices doesn’t always cut it. There are several external factors that influence the number of customers your...
10 important must have features in a restaurant booking system
What are the most important must have features to look for when choosing a restaurant booking system? Keep on reading this article to find out! Perhaps you will know how to make your decision afterwards.
5 ways restaurants can use Instagram Stories
There are many ways to increase your restaurant’s online visibility. One of those ways is using the popular social media; Instagram, which we will dive into in this blog post. More specifically, Instagram stories. We...
Restaurant Management Software – The Ultimate Guide
The world has been (and still is) experiencing a strong digital transformation that is forcing businesses to change their business models, and focus on establishing a strong digital presence. This transformation is driven by the...
Personalize communication to guests through a booking system
When guests book a table at a restaurant they often expect to receive a booking confirmation by email or text. Now it's time to make it more personal!
How to engage your guests online when your restaurant is closed for the season
How do you stay engaged with your guests when you are closed for the season? Avoid 'online hibernation'!
How to promote your restaurant on Instagram
Social media is here to stay and is a great way to increase your restaurant’s online visibility. And in case you missed it – Instagram is the perfect platform to show off some eye-catching photos...
4 tips for how to reduce restaurant no-shows
If you work in a restaurant or own one – you know the struggle of restaurant no-shows. The definition of a no-show is a guest who has made a booking and does not cancel it...
6 tips for how to engage with your guests on social media
This guide helps you with figuring out how you can easily engange with your guests on social media. Create a relationship with your customers and stay top of mind.
Why you should do takeaway and delivery during COVID- 19
Takeaway has risen since COVID-19 took over the world. Restaurants all over the world have been forced to close and let go of their employees. This makes us at resOS sad, so here are a...
Maximum restaurant bookings per interval
Having the time to give all of your guests a proper welcome once they arrive at their booking is very valuable. However, this could be difficult if a lot of guests arrives at the same...
Close online booking for the rest of the day
With resOS' restaurant reservation system, it is possible to close online booking for the rest of the day - by just one simple click in the system.
Get a simple overview of restaurant bookings
Get a better and simple overview of your bookings as well as tracking the capacity at your restaurant!