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Restaurant POS Software Reviews

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  • Lightspeed Restaurant POS Review

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    Pros Sleek, professional UI Intricate employee management Fully customizable Depth of reporting Cons Offline mode can’t process payments Inventory not overly deep Overview Lightspeed Restaurant is a cloud-based iPad POS system for restauranteurs. It balances two seeming opposites (and quite well I might add), combining a comparatively complex, feature-rich POS back end with a deceptively […]

  • Clover Station POS Review

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    Pros Easy to set up Large app store and wealth of integrations Aesthetic appeal Cons Can’t separate POS from payment processing Hardware is proprietary Overview Clover has long been a frustrating company to review. On the surface, Clover does some things better than virtually any of its competitors. The system is incredibly intuitive and a […]

  • ShopKeep Review

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    ShopKeep is a simple, elegant piece of software. It is aimed squarely at small businesses and has carved out a space catering to food and beverage sellers. That said, most retailers, food-seller or not, will feel at home with this iPad POS (point of sale) system.

  • SwipeSimple Register Review (From Payment Depot)

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    Pros Low cost Included free from Payment Depot Incredibly easy to use Good customer service Offline mode Free card reader Cons Lack of integrations Limited backend Overview SwipeSimple (offered by Payment Depot) is one of the more unique POS products I’ve come across. For one, you can’t simply buy the product outright; you can only get […]

  • Revel Systems Review

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    Revel is one of the more advanced and loaded POS systems available to merchants of all sizes. While geared toward larger businesses with multiple locations, a smaller retailer/restauranteur with a savvy owner may find Revel to be an ideal fit. It's certainly not the cheapest system on the market. However, given its robust integrations and advanced back end, it's hard to imagine that any business owner (particularly in the foodservice industry) would find Revel lacking.

  • Toast POS Review

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    Pros User-friendly interface Exceptional customer service All-in-one POS Android-based Cons Locked into Toast’s credit card processing Additional cost for add-ons Overview Toast, the brainchild of three former co-workers, Steve Fredette, Aman Narang, and Jonathan Grimm, burst onto the scene after its creation in 2012. After it was named the hottest startup at the 2016 NEVY […]

  • Square For Restaurants POS Review

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    Need an affordable POS system specifically for restaurants? Square For Restaurants delivers everything small eateries need to succeed at the right price.

  • talech POS Review

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    Pros Updating constantly Great inventory features Advanced purchase order options Online ordering Cons Reporting weak compared to competitors Less than stellar offline functionality Overview For a long time now, talech has quietly been one of the most complete and functional POS systems on the market. Established in 2012, talech has the robust feature set and […]

  • Square POS Review (Free Version)

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    Can you really run your restaurant or shop on Square’s free Point of Sale app? Check out our in-depth review for a look at features, available integrations, use reviews and more!

  • Ambur POS Review

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    Pros Simple, intuitive design Strong customer service Customizable layout Cons Features are less than robust Weak reporting No integrations Overview: The Ambur restaurant point of sale system was born in Kabab and Curry, a family restaurant in Williamsville, NY. Waiters James O’Leary and Ansar Khan (also a son of the restaurant owners) realized that scrawling […]


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