If you are in the restaurant industry, you know how competitive and tough it can get. It is always important to stay one step ahead and not get behind any of your competitors. Restaurant marketing is as important as it has ever been. With that said, here are the 10 best ways you can market your restaurant right now.
High-quality photos of your best-selling food items are sure to make viewers hungry and envious. With the world reliant on the digital world, it is important that your best restaurant photos get published on the web. Instagram is a great place to share with the world how your food looks but you do not have to stop there.
Yelp has become an increasingly popular app amongst restaurant-goers. Yelp is helpful for restaurants because it has everything a potential customer wants to see. Yelp allows users to post food photos, write reviews and rate the restaurant. Yelp can also pass along information such as restaurant hours, location and the menu.
A monthly newsletter about your restaurant will allow many to see updates to your restaurant, new menu items and the latest promotions and discounts.
Sometimes there is nothing more reassuring to customers than seeing what the staff is like. It never hurts to share photos of your staff hard at work, enjoying what they are doing or helping customers the best they can.
Most restaurants give away free meals at certain points in the year. Whether it is for birthdays, celebrations, or honoring those who have served our country, giving away free meals does not lead to lost revenue, in fact quite the opposite.
If your restaurant does not have a blog yet, consider doing so. Blogging is another good avenue to promote your restaurant. Even if your blogs do not lead to readership, blogs can help your website and restaurant rank higher on search engine result pages.
Since the start of 2020, delivery services have been a popular route for many consumers. Partner with the best delivery services to ensure you do not fall behind your competition.
Double-check your restaurants’ website information to ensure it is accurate. Most consumers will look at a restaurant’s details before following through. It is best to no mislead them or provide wrong information.
Many users will also at an online menu before making their decision. Make sure your online menu is as clear as possible and easy to read.
Many restaurant businesses today sell apparel marketing their brand. Some restaurants even give apparel away for free. Either way, having restaurant apparel available for customers is not a bad idea.
At Avery Restaurant Consulting, our experts can help you implement a wide variety of marketing strategies for your respective restaurant. With over 30 years of experience in the industry, we can help your restaurant go to the next level. Contact us to learn more!