Restaurant Marketing Tip: How to Open a Restaurant – Installment 2

There are a lot of things to think about when setting up a restaurant. But the number one thing we think is missing from most new restaurant owner’s plans is restaurant marketing.

It’s easier (and more fun) to imagine your menus and the decoration. But don’t forget to include in your starting a restaurant checklist lots of new restaurant marketing. Firstly look at what others are doing and don’t waste time reinventing the wheel. Surround yourself with people that know what they are doing when opening a restaurant . This is key. You’ll save lots of time and heartache as you open your restaurant.

Make sure you have your basic restaurant marketing already in place when you open your restaurant doors. You can prepare your comment cards, your referral programs your special occasion restaurant ads… Everything should be in place when setting up a restaurant. Don’t wait until you have opened the restaurant to start worrying about customers coming through the doors.

Well, that’s all for this installment. Come visit us again for more tips on how do you start a restaurant.

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