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15 Creative Bar Promotions (That Increase Midweek Business)

No guest will refuse a 2-for-1 pitcher deal or $2 off a well drink. But those bar promotions ...
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50 Buzzworthy Bar and Restaurant Promotion Ideas to Improve Slow Nights

Great bar and restaurant promotion ideas get people talking – and get guests in the door. These 50 ...

8 Things Hosts and Servers Should Never Say

If servers or hosts interact with customers in the wrong way, those customers probably won’t be back. So what should your employees do? Read on to find out the things servers and hosts should never say.
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8 Ways to Make Your Restaurant Family Friendly

It can be hard for parents to find restaurants that accommodate their kids, so if your restaurant is ready and willing to handle them, you’ll have a leg up on the competition.
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10 of Our Favorite Funny, Clever and Outrageous Chalkboard Signs

We've always enjoyed coming across clever chalkboard signs so we thought we would share our favorites with you! As you scroll through the list, keep in mind these four ways chalkboard signs are helping attract foot traffic.
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Customers Demand Superfoods When Dining Out

The market segment looking for superfoods in restaurants is now becoming larger and is a serious reality for restaurant owners who still haven’t included superfoods on their menus.
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Go Green! 10 Tips to Help Your Restaurant Become More Eco-Friendly

Your restaurant could probably be a little more eco-friendly, right? The great thing about going green is that it’s not just good for the environment—it’s good for business, too! Read on to find out some helpful tips that will help you be a little bit nicer to Mother Earth.
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41 September Marketing Opportunities to Bring More Customers into Your Restaurant

The month of September is packed with many national holidays and events (from the obvious to less familiar), giving your customers plenty of good reasons to dine out and celebrate. Here’s a look at them.
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Creative Ways to Encourage Designated Drivers at Your Bar

The designated driver has to sacrifice a night of drinking, which can be a pain for some people to do. So how do you encourage people to be designated drivers? Try following a few of these tips.
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How to Promote Your Bar or Restaurant Using Customer Testimonials

Truly satisfied customers are the best advertisements you have, and by showcasing them using the following tips, you can increase your customer base.
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How to Quickly Deal With Customer Complaints in Your Restaurant

Unresolved customer complaints can have a devastating impact on restaurants, making it essential to address customer complaints quickly.
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Does a No-Reservation Policy Help or Hinder Restaurants?

Determining whether or not a no-reserve policy is good or bad for your restaurant business really depends on a number of factors, such as the type of restaurant, space and seating availability, impression you want to give your customers, and so forth.
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