A Step-By-Step Guide To Using Bookmyorder For Your Restaurants

A Step-By-Step Guide To Using Bookmyorder For Your Restaurants

Today, we will thoroughly cover to get started with Bookmyorder Free Online Ordering System For Restaurants in this guide. How will you get set up your online store for free with Bookmyorder? We wrote this tutorial blog for restaurant owners to better understand how to use our online food ordering system. We have also included some screenshots so you can see exactly what it looks like. Let's get started.

Get Started

First, you need to enter your restaurant business name here:

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And hit the "Get Started" Button.

Sign Up / Register

You will now land on the following mentioned page. You need to put your email address, Password, and country to create an account on Bookmyorder. After entering all required sign-up details, click on the "Register" button.

signup form of bookmyorder free online food ordering system

Setup Restaurant

Now you have created your account. Now, it's time to setup your online restaurant. See the picture of your restaurant panel/dashboard.

restaurant panel of bookmyorder free online food ordering system

 

Now, we will add a menu and a location.

Start creating your restaurant menu by clicking on the "Create menu" button.

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Manage Menus

As we can see in the picture mentioned above, there is no food item to display on your menu. So, now click on the "Add new" button to add your menu items.

Manage menus of bookmyorder free online food ordering system

Menu Options

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Here, you will add the name of your menu item, category, description, price of the item, special price, a thumbnail of your food item, etc. Besides that, if your food item is out of stock, you can also mention it by disabling the "Available" button.

When you are done with this, click on the "submit" button.

View My Website

To check your website, click on the "View My Website" button on the top-left side.

Check Your Live Website here:

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Simple Menu

We offer a simple menu feature in our online food ordering system for free. Bookmyorder offers a way to help your customers easily find your restaurant online and order food online with the best prices and with good food. You can now focus on growing your business instead of waste your money on marketing yourself online and advertising to bring traffic for you.

Special Menu Price

Special menu price does not rock your boat? You love the idea of giving customers a preset fixed price menu so the dining experience can be more comfortable and predictable. We're delighted to announce our new feature, directly accessed from the pricing table. It's now possible to add a special menu price.

To set a special menu price, you will go to any menu item you want to set Special Menu Item Price, you will see the option "Sale Price", where you will add the special price of the item. 

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Contact Details

Here, you will add the contact details of your restaurant like:

  • email
  • phone number
  • contact person
  • address
  • etc

Manage Unlimited Orders

You can easily manage unlimited orders for free in our online food ordering system using our back-end. Our internet-based restaurant software can help you to manage your online business effectively and efficiently. Whenever your customer places an order, you will all his details here:

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Payment Methods

In a business like ours, we should process orders very quickly and quickly. But it is not enough to do only this. Customers want to make payments conveniently and efficiently, to get their products as soon as possible. And here, we offer various payment options. We have a convenient online ordering system that allows you to order the records quickly and conveniently and allows for multiple payment options, which will help your future. You can pay with your usual favorites: Paypal, Stripe, etc.

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Setup Location

Having a great location setup is not enough for restaurants today, especially in our online food ordering software. Choose the "Location" option from the left side navigation bar. Enter your location in which places you wish the option to appear.

setup location in bookmyorder online food ordering system

Order Processing

Your customer will choose his food item. He/she will add it to the "My Cart." If there is any promo available, he/she will add it to the instance. Then he/she will press the "Proceed To Checkout" button to place his/her order. Then he/she will add his/her login credentials. After that, the checkout form will appear. Where he/she will have options of "Delivery" or "Pickup," when she/he will the details, he/she will click on the "Proceed to checkout" button. That's it.

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Advanced Bookmyorder Online Ordering Options

Customers want to know what they will get. Surprise can be fun, but it is rare when it comes to food. Having professional food images/ photos on your website and a menu shows expertise and builds trust among your customers.

To add your restaurant images, staff member photos into your online restaurant, go to settings.

Choose the "Gallery" option.

Click on the "Add Images" button to add your images.

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And click on the "Upload All." You have successfully uploaded your images to the gallery.

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Write About Your Company

Here, you will add the necessary business information like who you are, why your business is unique? What's your mission and vision? Your restaurant success story!

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Working Hours

When you open a restaurant or take a management position, one of the questions you should answer is what your restaurant business hours will be.

Like most decisions you make about your restaurant service, your business hours should be tailored to your target audience's lifestyle and needs.

Business hours of your restaurant should also be beneficial. Work is costly, and it is useless to have people standing around burning money.

How to set working hours?

Go to Settings and then select the "About" tab. Set your business hours here according to your restaurant or cafe business requirements.

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Promotions

One of the most effective business marketing strategies is adding a promotional event to your restaurant. While promotions are a great way to attract new customers, they can also help you retain existing customers. Promotions are an easy way to increase guest counts and ensure your restaurant is consistently at capacity. 

At Bookmyorder, you can create different kinds of promos for your customers. Select the "Promotions" option from the left navbar. You will see this screen:

manage promotions bookmyorde ordering system

Now you will click on the "Add new" button to create a promo. You will see 7 options here:

promotion-settings

  1. Status (this will indicate that promo is still available)
  2. Promo/Coupon Code (Here, you will add your promo code)
  3. Start Date (Start date of your promo)
  4. End Date (End date of your promo)
  5. Discount Type (It will give you two options 1. Fix 2. Percent. Choose according to your needs)
  6. Discount Amount (Here, mention your discount amount for promo)
  7. Min Order Amount (Here set the Minimum amount of order)

That's it. You are done with this.

Design

You can change the design layout of your restaurant as per your choice or requirements. Go to the "Settings" tab, select the "Design" option, change the design, or put custom CSS here.

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So, this is the complete guide on how to use Bookmyorder for your restaurant business. Let us know if you have any questions or concerns.

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