Culinary School as a Business
The business in the field of educational services is becoming more and more popular: early development schools for children, language courses, drawing schools for children and adults, etc. The number…

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How to register HACCP (HACCP)?
On September 20, 2019, the last stage of the integration of the new system comes into force - the introduction of HACCP in public catering at small enterprises. Now it…

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What the client pays for
Depending on the niche - fast food, a democratic or exclusive restaurant - the average bill paid by a client ranges from $ 5-10 to $ 100. The most active…

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people

Staff hunger

The other half of the secret to the success of the restaurant business lies in the concept of service. Or, more precisely, in frames.

– The waiter should be kind, courteous, accurate, know two or three languages ​​and understand what the customer orders, – determines Anton Tabakov, the level of his requirements. – I compare our cooks, waiters with their colleagues abroad – we have many opportunities for self-improvement. Small western restaurants amaze me with the fact that two or three cooks cook quality dinner literally in half an hour in 200-300 people. We say in such cases: “We need five or six people.” The difference between Western workers and Russian workers is precisely in their motivation: each waiter abroad is set up so that his establishment receives recognition and increases profits. To work this way, it’s important to understand what the client is asking you about and what you are actually doing. Continue reading

Restaurant business plan. Is it profitable to open a restaurant?

It takes six months to a year to create a new restaurant business, not counting the time of “inclusion in the process.” The costs of design, interior and equipment are about $ 500 thousand – $ 2 million.

Experience shows that for a restaurant with a level of 4-5 stars with an average mark-up on dishes of 300%, a turnover of $ 25-40 thousand per month will be a good result. Profit in this case (excluding taxes) can be about $ 5-15 thousand per month.

In democratic restaurants, the payback threshold occurs at a turnover of $ 45 thousand. With an income of $ 70 thousand, profit here will be about $ 10 thousand. But this result can only be achieved if everything is done according to science: a good place has been chosen and a good level of service has been provided. Continue reading

We sat in a bar in the late hour ...
A bar is usually called a drinking establishment where alcoholic beverages are sold for immediate consumption. Unlike cafes and restaurants, the assortment of bars consists mainly of beverages - non-alcoholic,…

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Restaurant concept development (part 1)
Developing the concept of a restaurant institution When developing a restaurant concept, you should clearly understand which restaurant the owner wants to have and for whom he wants to open…

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How to create a functional industrial kitchen
Many businesses assist in opening and managing a restaurant, including designing a functional space for your guests to eat and enjoy. However, there is another place that is just as…

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Meat Ripening - Basic Knowledge
Aging or ripening meat is an important culinary preparation of raw meat for further cooking. The right approach to it allows you to get a high-quality product with optimal organoleptic…

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