Features

Top 7 OpenTable features diners love

Top 7 OpenTable features diners love

Diners turn to OpenTable to book their next meal for good reasons. The search results reflect their preferences, surfacing the...
OpenTable
What you need to know about how diners book tables now

What you need to know about how diners book tables now

With every month that passes, more information about how we’ll live with the COVID-19 virus comes to light. And this...
Joy Manning
Travel is back: Get insights you need to understand what that means for you

Travel is back: Get insights you need to understand what that means for you

With vaccination rates rising, Americans are once again on the move. According to a report from American Express, 76% of...
OpenTable
No-show diners by the numbers

No-show diners by the numbers

Picture it: Saturday night. The restaurant is booked. But the best four-top sits empty, another reservation that never came through...
OpenTable
How to Raise Funds for Your Restaurant

How to Raise Funds for Your Restaurant

Few aspiring restaurateurs have the cash on hand to get their dream off the ground. That’s where investors come in....
Alison Arth
How to Negotiate Your Restaurant Lease

How to negotiate your restaurant lease (and the important partners you’ll need)

Every expert I’ve spoken to on this subject agrees: Negotiating a lease is the number one place where restaurateurs go...
Alison Arth
5 pandemic pivots with 50Kitchen

5 pandemic pivots with 50Kitchen

Just three weeks after Anthony Caldwell opened his Dorchester, Massachusetts restaurant 50Kitchen, the pandemic hit. “We went from this place...
OpenTable
5 pandemic pivots with The Pink Dinghy

5 pandemic pivots with The Pink Dinghy

For Stephanie Dietz, chef and owner of The Pink Dinghy in Virginia Beach, the pandemic was “the final boss.” “Like...
OpenTable
5 pandemic pivots with China Live

5 pandemic pivots with China Live

When George Chen and his wife Cindy Wong-Chen opened the sprawling San Francisco food hall China Live in 2017, Chen...
OpenTable