Increase Patronage, Productivity and Profit with Bar and Restaurant SMS Messaging
The humble text message is still one of the most effective ways to contact people en masse and it is perfectly suited to the hospitality industry. It facilitates fast and effective communication between staff, guests, and patrons, which is incredibly important for bars and restaurants.
Send mouthwatering images of your food via MMS to really drive desirability.
Use SMS for quick, simple highly effective promotions at your bar, cafe or restaurant.
Ensure your bar, cafe or restaurant is always buzzing by sending your customers enticing offers. Restaurant text messaging or SMS for bars and nightclubs is brilliant for maximising your reach and getting your message to customers when you want it to.
Benefits of SMS for Bars and Restaurants
If you want your marketing and staff communications constantly opened and read, then use SMS.
Drive booking and footfall - in real time
SMS messages generally take seconds to reach their destination and with 98% opened and read it's super effective.
Reach customers when they're hungry; schedule messages to reach people around meal times and use MMS to send mouth-watering images of your dishes.
Get promotions created and delivered quickly; suddenly want to do a 50% off a meal promotion? This can be done in minutes using SMS and get the customer to show the message to redeem so you can instantly track success.
Reduce no-shows - automatically
Confirm reservations and send reminders closer to the date to reduce patrons not turning up and also to give them the opportunity to re-book.
Integrate SMS with your booking system and automatically confirm and remind customers of their reservation.
Use auto-responder keywords to automatically confirm, cancel or re-book reservations.
Staff messaging that gets received and read - instantly
Text messaging is also perfect for managing staff
Communicate with your employee base instantly to fill shifts and administer rosters.
Send important messages, VIP alerts, special requirements to all your staff.
And instantly respond to staff and supplier messages.
Some Favorite SMS Templates for the Hospitality Industry
Entice more patrons and return business with messaging that actually gets read (and gets responses).
Promotional Text Message for Restaurants
Booking Confirmation SMS for Restaurants
Seasonal Menu Change SMS for Cafes
Booking Reminder Texts for Cafes
Promotional Text Messages for Bars or Nightclubs
Thank You Text Message for Restaurants and Bars
SMS hospitality solutions exist to enhance your restaurant, cafe or bar; improving your repeat business, reducing the time and cost of administration, and enhancing customer satisfaction with the ultimate result of increased profit and business growth.
Need some inspiration?
Then download the ultimate guide to SMS for the hospitality industry
How hospitality is using SMS
What makes a good SMS marketing message
22 templates for hotels, bars and restaurants
A step-by-step guide on getting an SMS campaign created
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