Restaurant reservations made easy. Accept reservations and table bookings online. Quickly confirm or reject restaurant reservations, send out custom email notifications, restrict booking times and more.
Includes Gutenberg restaurant block for displaying your reservation form! You can also use the handy restaurant reservation shortcode or set the reservation page directly in the plugin settings.
- Create a customized restaurant reservation form
- Responsive booking form layout that looks great for mobile reservations and on all devices
- Add your reservation form to any page via the included Gutenberg restaurant booking block or shortcode, or just choose your reservation page in the settings
- Quickly confirm or reject a booking
- Notify a customer by email when their request is confirmed or rejected
- Receive an email notification when a booking request is made
Create a five star restaurant reservation experience by tailoring your form to yours and your customers’ specific needs. With options to set minimum and maximum party sizes, to require a phone number, to change the date and time format and to write a custom message after a successful online restaurant booking, you can create a familiar and comfortable atmosphere and make the reservation process as easy and effortless as possible.
Additional Restaurant Reservation Features
Our customizable restaurant reservations plugin comes with several additional features that will help ensure you’re able to set it up not only easily, but with all the options you need. It will also allow you to deliver the best and easiest online restaurant booking system for your visitors. These features include:
- Add and edit bookings directly from the plugin admin panel
- Set up a specific restaurant schedule by defining the times and dates available for reservation
- Add exceptions to your schedule (e.g. for holidays and special events)
- Support for multiple booking locations when using Five Star Business Profile
- Send customers an email about their booking from the admin panel
- Option to automatically confirm reservations below a certain party size.
- Customize all notification messages as well as date and time formats
- Automatically block bookings when you’re closed, including holidays and one-off openings
- Ban abusive customers to save money on no-shows
- Change the language of the datepicker feature
With our reservation system, you can set up the booking schedule for you restaurant. Our settings allow you to be as broad or specific as you want with this, with options for setting the open times, the interval between booking slots, booking in advance, and even the ability to add exceptions to these options.
You know your customers best. With features like the ability to enable automatic confirmation and to customize your notifications, you can tailor your restaurant booking form to meet the specific requirements of your restaurant and business.
Premium Restaurant Reservations
With the premium version of our restaurant reservations plugin, you can extend the functionality of your booking form to offer your customers the best possible experience. Premium features include:
- Stylish New Layout Options: Choose from multiple modern restaurant form layouts to find the one that best suits your site.
- Custom Fields: Plan your dinner service better by asking for special seating requests, dietary needs and more when customers book online. Similar to open table, this allows you to customize the reservation system to have any field you want, allowing you to gather all the info you need to offer the best experience to your customers. This feature also allows you to modify the existing default fields.
- Email Templates and Designer: Send beautiful email notifications with your own logo and brand colors when your customers make a reservation.
- Export Bookings: Easily print your restaurant bookings via PDF or export them to an Excel/CSV file so you can analyze patterns, gather customer data and import bookings into other services.
- MailChimp Integration: Subscribe new reservation requests to your MailChimp mailing list and watch your subscription rates grow effortlessly.
- Reservation Restrictions: Easily set the desired dining block length as well as a maximum number of reservations.
- View Bookings Page: Create a page on the front end of your site that displays upcoming bookings and allows you to check in guests who have arrived.
- Automatic Reservation Confirmation: Enable automatic confirmation of a reservation request if that date/time is currently below the maximum reservation or seat number.
- Styling Options: Many styling options are included that let you set the color, font-size, borders, etc. for the different elements of the form.
Restaurant Reservations Ultimate
The ultimate version of our restaurant reservations plugin is meant for restaurants that want to take their reservations to the next level. It several powerful features to give you the ultimate reservations experience including:
- Booking by Table: Add your restaurant’s table in the setting panel, and let (or require) guests to select a table(s) when they make their reservation, based on the booking time and party size.
- Booking Deposits: Require a deposit, either per guest or per reservation, when someone makes a reservation to help prevent no-shows.
- Reservation Reminders: Send out an email or SMS message before a booking at a time that you specify (ex. 4 hours before a reservation).
- Late-Arrival Notices: Send out an email or SMS message when a guest is late by a specified amount for their reservation.
For further information and purchasing options, please visit our WordPress restaurant reservations homepage.
This easy restaurant booking system is one part of our suite of plugins designed to give you the best WordPress restaurant experience. Check out the powerful Restaurant Menu plugin and let your customers view your full menu directly on your site. With its intuitive and easy-to-use interface, you’ll be sure to not lose out on business to your competitors.
For help and support, please see:
- Our FAQ page, here: https://wordpress.org/plugins/restaurant-reservations/faq/
- Our installation guide, here: https://wordpress.org/plugins/restaurant-reservations/installation/
- Our documentation and user guide, here: http://doc.fivestarplugins.com/plugins/restaurant-reservations/?utm_source=Plugin&utm_medium=Plugin%20Description&utm_campaign=Restaurant%20Reservations
- The Restaurant Menu support forum, here: https://wordpress.org/support/plugin/restaurant-reservations/
This plugin also comes with hooks that developers can use to extend and customize it. Take a look at the Developer Documentation.