About cook education, Chef's experience and the realities of today's restaurant market in Ukraine on the way to Europe (part 2)
But in any of the institutions, the client is first of all looking for TASTY FOOD !!! And only then (on the basis of the received taste impressions - tasty…

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The choice of a catering company
When preparing events of various formats, holiday agencies resort to the help of contractors. This section will focus on catering companies or catering. In what cases can and should use…

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The right equipment to open a new restaurant
For many people, opening a restaurant is one of their most cherished desires. Many people can be passionate about food and enjoy cooking it, so it’s natural if they want…

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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

15 tips for choosing restaurant equipment
#1. When searching via the Internet, when you wrote the name of a particular equipment in the browser, look at the first five pages of the results, and not just…

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Vitamix is ​​the explosion of your summer!
Summer, sea, sun, beach! An abundance of fruit - it's time to pamper your guests with delicious smoothies and a variety of cocktails! Alcoholic cocktails are rightfully considered the kings…

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Vitamix is ​​the explosion of your summer!
Summer, sea, sun, beach! An abundance of fruit - it's time to pamper your guests with delicious smoothies and a variety of cocktails! Alcoholic cocktails are rightfully considered the kings…

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Banquet halls of Moscow
By and large, all banquet halls in Moscow can be divided into four types. The first type is a very pathos restaurant, a bill for a banquet in which can…

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