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Biggest Mistakes a Restaurant Can Make

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Customers have a lot of options these days, and one mistake can send them running to the competition. Here are some of the biggest mistakes a restaurant can make that could really hurt business.

Rated 0 points - posted 10 years ago by keilania in category Food & Drink.
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Bad tasting food. Report Abuse
Eating isn't just about getting nutrients anymore. Many people view it as an experience with flavors, too.
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Rude wait staff. Report Abuse
People deal with enough rudeness in their life - think honking horns and hand gestures. They want their evenings out to be an escape from all of that.
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Seating that is too close together. Report Abuse
Noise in a restaurant is to be expected, but you shouldn't have to worry about scooting in your chair or standing up every time someone from the party behind you has to use the restroom.
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Running out of stock. Report Abuse
It is a horrible feeling to crave a menu item and then be told to choose something else.
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Long waits. Report Abuse
Waiting for a seat at a restaurant is frustrating enough. Waiting even longer for the food to arrive can push people to the edge.
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No website. Report Abuse
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Not enforcing a hairnet policy. Report Abuse
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Not responding to customer complaints. Report Abuse
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Owners who are never there. Report Abuse
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Wait staff who don't know the menu. Report Abuse
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No parking. Report Abuse
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No originality. Report Abuse
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Lack of cleanliness. Report Abuse
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No highchairs. Report Abuse
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Gaudy decor. Report Abuse
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Inexperienced kitchen managers. Report Abuse
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Bad location near major competitors. Report Abuse
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No alcohol license. Report Abuse
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Items not priced competitively. Report Abuse
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Failing to advertise. Report Abuse
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