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How Do You Eat Your Christmas Dinner?

By | December 8th, 2017|Christmas, Food, Restaurants, Seasonal|

With Christmas just a couple of weeks away it has got us thinking about Christmas dinner here at Smart Restaurants. Whether you eat your Christmas dinner in the comfort of your own home or go out to a restaurant to save cleaning all those pots and pans, the way you eat your dinner can actually reflect your [...]

Mind Tricks Used Within The Food Industry

By | April 3rd, 2017|Food, Restaurants|

At Smart Restaurants we were rather intrigued by the latest restaurant news that we found on various sneaky mind tricks used within the food industry that make us spend more money than we intend to when eating out. From loud music to the weight of the cutlery we are using, find out if you are being [...]

Pay @ Pump Beer Machines

By | February 1st, 2017|Pubs, Restaurants, Smart Ideas|

With the rise in contactless payments and this form of payment being introduced to the food and drink industry it comes as no surprise to hear the news of a contactless self serving beer pump. Barclaycard are introducing the world's first contactless beer pump called Pay @ Pump which allows customers to self-serve themselves and pour [...]

5 Smart Consumer Trends For 2017

By | January 16th, 2017|Food, Restaurants, Smart Phone App, Technology, Vegetarian|

At Smart Restaurants we like to stay up to date with the restaurant, takeaway and food industry as a whole. We have already looked at smart restaurant trends to watch out for in 2017 and now we look a what the consumer particularly wants to see in restaurants and takeaways this year. We have picked out 5 [...]

Smart Restaurant Trends for 2017

By | January 9th, 2017|Food, Pubs, Restaurants, Vegetarian|

As we start another New Year, at Smart Restaurants we have taken a look into what trends we might expect to see in the food and restaurant industry for 2017. It has been predicted that diners will continue to go out for meals and use restaurants to dine in for a luxury experience throughout each day. [...]

Introducing the New Smart Editions App

By | November 8th, 2016|Restaurants, Smart Editions, Smart Phone App, Takeaway|

With the release of the new Smart Restaurants website last month, a new App design has also been released. The Smart Editions App is the very latest version of the Smart Restaurants App. The Smart Editions App has a more luxury feel than the Basic Smart Restaurants App and allows you to choose an App [...]

The Importance of Wi-Fi in Restaurants

By | May 6th, 2016|Restaurants, Social Media, Technology|

Gone are the days where using a mobile phone at the dinner table was perceived to be a form of rudeness, just take a look around you and you will see most restaurant customers using their smart phones for one reason or another. Most restaurants will now encourage you to get your phone out at [...]

10 Must Have Restaurant & Takeaway App Features for 2016

By | January 26th, 2016|Fast Food, Restaurants, Smart Phone App, Takeaway|

2016 is the year for restaurant and takeaway mobile applications. At Smart Restaurants we have already noticed a difference to 2015 with restaurants and takeaways enquiring and signing up for a Smart Restaurants app. Not so long ago we used to have to order our takeaway over the phone which resulted in orders going wrong and meant orders [...]

The Robot Chef To Start Cooking In Kitchens

By | October 14th, 2015|Food, Restaurants, Smart Ideas, Technology|

Moley Robotics revealed its robot kitchen several months ago and today is currently signing contracts with restaurants as well as house-builders, hotels and hospitals in the hope for a successful future. The robot kitchen contains everything a normal kitchen would with worktops, a fridge, an oven and a dishwasher. The one difference is the large pair [...]

What Happened To Plates in Restaurants?

By | September 25th, 2015|Food, Pubs, Restaurants|

At Smart Restaurants we went along for a meal at a well known restaurant chain which has recently updated its menu. Not only has the menu changed, but it would appear as though the plates had been thrown away along with the old menu and been replaced with blocks of wood and paper bags. One [...]