The main reason for a restaurant or pub owner to consider an online reservation system is the fact that it will save them time and money.
A lot of people have smartphones nowadays, which means they can use their phone to reserve a table at your place in less than 2 minutes. This saves them time and your money because they don’t need to call you on the phone or come by your place to make a reservation. They simply book online from home or wherever they are right now!
You should definitely consider getting Favouritetable if you want more customers coming through your doors every day without spending any extra money on marketing.
Our web-based software and app help pubs manage their reservations, seating charts, tables & guests easily while allowing users (customers) easy access via desktop/smartphone/tablet devices 24/7 365 days per year! It’s really that simple! 🙂
In this blog post, we’ll explore the benefits of the Favouritetable online reservation systems for pubs.
1. Customers appreciate the convenience of an online reservation system, and you will too.
An online reservation system such as Favouritetable makes your pub more accessible, which means you’ll see an increase in customers.
The Favouritetable online reservation system provides customers with quick and convenient access in several ways:
– Quick and Easy Access: Customers can book online anytime anywhere. They don’t need to use the phone, remember your opening hours, or come by your pub in person.
– 24/7 Availability: Your online reservations system is open 24 hours a day, 365 days a year allowing users to easily find time and make a booking online.
– No Waiting: The online reservation system allows customers to book online, which means they don’t have to wait on the phone or come by your pub in person.
– Low Overhead Cost: Our online reservation system is web-based so you can manage online reservations from any internet connection.
– Platform Independent: All online reservation systems are web-based which means online reservations made on the phone or tablet can be converted into a booking at your pub regardless of what device it was created on.
2. Increase Pub Sales
The Favouritetable online reservation system helps you manage existing customers as well as attract new ones, which means you’ll be using your online reservation system to increase pub sales in several ways:
– Reduce No-shows and lost income– Reduce no-shows and lost income by offering online reservations online.
– Easily track business data – Track important data including; the number of online reservations, time of online reservation, party size, gender ratio.
– Cope With Bigger Demand: Whether it’s a special occasion, sporting event, weekday rush hour, or weekend night your Favouritetable online reservation system can cope with the higher demand without having to hire more staff.
– Attract More Customers: Favouritetable online reservation system allows you to easily share your online reservations on social media, which means more people will know about your pub and come by for a drink!
3. Favouritetable has order & pay at table app to reduce congestion at the bar
Apart from online reservations, our online reservation system allows us to add a ‘has order & pay at table’ app to collect orders and payments from your customers.
This reduces the congestion at the bar by allowing guests to place their online or in-app orders before arriving at your pub. These orders are sent directly from the Favouritetable online reservation system straight to the kitchen or bar, meaning your order will be ready when the customer arrives.
4. Favouritetable online reservation system allows and manages bookings for drinks-only tables
Our online reservation system also allows you to create online reservations for single or multiple tables that can only be used to order drinks from the bar.
These online bookings are perfect for drinks-only parties and can help reduce waiting time at a busy bar on a Friday night!
5. Favouritetable online reservation system also allows parties & group bookings
Parties and group bookings are great for many reasons. They help your pub look more popular and therefore increase revenue, while also allowing you to create online bookings at a time that best suits the customer.
A significant advantage of online group bookings is that they automatically calculate taxes based on the number of people at the party, so your customer doesn’t have to!
Favouritetable is the perfect online reservation system for your pub. We can provide you with a free demo of our software to show you how it works before making any commitments on pricing, and we offer live chat support if anything goes wrong.
If this sounds like something that would benefit your business, contact us today!