Step by Step Guide: Choosing Hashtags for Your Restaurant (Instagram, Facebook, and Twitter) + Free Hashtag Research Tool

Posted by Saif Alnasur on Apr 16, 2018 1:11:00 PM

The online space is by no means an easy place to be for restaurants… better yet, for anybody.  If you're a restaurant marketer or operator, chances are you've already taken all the necessary steps to set up your social media profiles, made sure you have interesting content to post regularly, and most importantly have an inventory of high quality photos to represent your restaurant online.

Read More

Topics: Restaurant Marketing, Restaurant Guides, Restaurant Social Media

Increasing Restaurant Reservations Using Facebook + 3 Tips to Boost Page Traffic

Posted by Saif Alnasur on Feb 17, 2018 11:00:00 AM

Social media is a great way to reach potential diners at your restaurant and Facebook has added new features for page owners aimed at increasing restaurant reservations. With Facebook's Call to Action button, restaurants can now add a 'Book Now' widget on their Facebook page. The 'Book Now' button lets customers book in a few clicks provided you are working with a booking widget partner.

Read More

Topics: Restaurant Marketing, Restaurant Guides, Restaurant Social Media

9 Examples of Promotional Activities to Increase Restaurant Reservations Through Social Media (Free Booking Widget Guide)

Posted by Saif Alnasur on Feb 10, 2018 2:56:00 PM

Social media marketing is one of the most overlooked methods of generating restaurant reservations online. Whether you’ve already established a social media presence or not, you can guarantee that your guests are already posting pictures and leaving comments about your restaurant across the web.

Read More

Topics: Restaurant Marketing, Restaurant Social Media

7 Strategies Your Competitors Can Teach You to Increase Restaurant Reservations

Posted by Saif Alnasur on Feb 3, 2018 1:22:00 PM

The food and beverage industry is one of the hardest industries to succeed in. With over a million restaurants in America alone, it’s become incredibly difficult to find your spot in an already saturated market.

Read More

Topics: Restaurant Marketing, Restaurant Management, Restaurant Manager by Eat, Restaurant Social Media, Restaurant Software

10 Simple Tips For Taking Better Food Photos for Social Media (Food Photography Tips)

Posted by Saif Alnasur on Feb 3, 2018 10:36:00 AM

The world is becoming increasingly focused on photos, in particular those on social media. With 95 million photos posted on Instagram per day, and 240 million posted with #food alone, it is important for restaurants to hop on the social media train and establish an online presence before it’s too late.  

Most modern day restaurants thrive on their online food photos, some even garnering thousands of fans purely because of their mouth-watering, well-taken photographs. You’re probably wondering how you can achieve the same for your restaurant. The secret lies in a few photography tips, that once mastered will take your social media game from a 0 to a 10.

Read More

Topics: Restaurant Social Media

10 Tips to Market Your Restaurant to Millennials (2018 Trends)

Posted by Saif Alnasur on Jan 29, 2018 5:56:00 PM

With over 75 million millennials in the US alone, marketing your restaurant to millennials is without a doubt one of the best things you can do to drive traffic.

Marketing to millennials wasn't always a worthwhile investment, in the past it meant restaurants would be marketing to teenagers. Nowadays, with the average age of a millennial sitting comfortably at 18, you are opening up your restaurant to an entire group of people with new, disposable income.

If you are a restaurant looking to tap into this market, here is what you need to know. 

Read More

Topics: Restaurant Marketing, Restaurant Social Media

8 Simple Ideas for Your Restaurant Grand Opening (Free Downloadable Invitation Template)

Posted by Saif Alnasur on Jan 29, 2018 10:45:00 AM

After months of meticulous planning and countless hours of hard work, your restaurant is finally ready to open. The quickest way to now solidify your presence in the community is by holding a restaurant grand opening event.

Read More

Topics: Restaurant Marketing, Restaurant Management, Restaurant Industry, Restaurant Social Media

The Do's and Don'ts of Restaurant Reservation Confirmation Emails (Free Confirmation Samples)

Posted by Saif Alnasur on Jan 24, 2018 12:51:00 PM

Since the advent of the internet, email has found it's way into our lives, becoming one of the most powerful (if not the most) forms of communication. With studies showing that workers spend approximately 28% of their week reading and responding to emails, hence the reason its so important to take the time to master your emails. 

Read More

Topics: Restaurant Marketing, Restaurant Guides, Restaurant Social Media

Quick-fire Restaurant Promotion Ideas to Use Today

Posted by Ryan Andrews on Jan 23, 2018 5:42:00 PM

Between offline and online there's now more ways than ever to promote your restaurant.

Read More

Topics: Restaurant Marketing, Restaurant Social Media

Ultimate Guide to Successfully Running a Restaurant

Posted by Saif Alnasur on Dec 6, 2017 2:50:10 PM

The food and beverage industry is by no means an easy one to be in. With new brands launching every day, continuously changing tastes, and new ways to capture potential customers, it is both the best and worst time to be in the restaurant business. Instead of having to scour the internet for resources, we've put together everything you need to help you successfully run a restaurant.

Read More

Topics: Restaurant Marketing, Restaurant Management, Restaurant Industry, Restaurant Manager by Eat, Restaurant Finance, Restaurant Guides, Restaurant Social Media, Restaurant Software, Case Studies

Restaurant Manager by Eat

Powerful restaurant reservation software for big and small venues. Some of largest hotel groups and best independent restaurants use eat to manage and take reservations, manage their contact list and use a waitlist. We run an iPads for maximum mobility.

Have an iPad? Download on the App Store now. Or contact us for a demo.

Subscribe to Email Updates

Recent Posts