How to design a successful new restaurant
Check out the need-to-knows on structuring, developing, and opening a new restaurant
How to choose a business structure for a new restaurant
Discover the most common restaurant business structures, how much funding is needed, and how to succeed in opening a restaurant
How to build a restaurant pitch deck
Get everything you need to know about writing a pitch deck to launch your restaurant.
How to build a loyalty program
Some loyalty programs drive profits and delight regulars. Find out how to create the kind of loyalty program that keeps guests coming back.
No job applicants? No problem — robots can fill in the gaps at restaurants
When a restaurant is short staffed, robots can pick up the slack. Find out how technology and AI can help ease the labor crisis in front and back of house.
3 ways to create dream regulars with OpenTable
Loyalty lies at the heart of the relationship between a regular and a restaurant, and it doesn’t happen by magic. It’s built over time in myriad ways.
The ultimate holiday playbook for restaurants
Everything you need to succeed, from Valentine’s Day to New Year’s Eve
How we dine now
See what people want—and don’t want—in our exclusive quarterly diner survey. Read on.
Why telling your guests what to expect is a big win-win
Here are some easy ways to make sure guests are on the same page as your restaurant before they even arrive.