Square for Restaurants

Kitchen Display System

Tablet with KDS

Run your kitchen more efficiently. Available with Square for Restaurants Plus plan.

Efficiency matters in every kitchen – no matter what’s cooking

  • See all your orders on one KDS screen, wherever they’re placed.
  • Improve communication with a direct line between front and back of house.
  • Serve food exactly right the first time with reliable tickets and timers.

Tailored to how your kitchen works

Designed for flexibility, Square KDS works with whatever setup and processes your kitchen has to get the job done.

Single Station

Payment processing your way. Accept all types of payments quickly and securely, whether you’re tableside, behind the counter, online or on the go.

Multiple Stations

Streamline your kitchen workflow by routing dishes to selected stations. Your salads get sent to the cold station and your pastas straight to the hot station.

Online Orders

Increase your efficiency by sending online orders right to the kitchen with our Kitchen Display System.

Understand your kitchen.

Gain insight into station performance and improve bottlenecks with kitchen performance reports.

  • See how your kitchen stations are performing.
  • Optimize staffing decisions based on ticket completion times.
  • Compare fulfilment speeds between services.

KDS worked out of the box for us.

Lokal Cafe, Virginia


Currently, Square is not compatible with the sales recording module (SRM) in Quebec. However, we offer an integration with Koomi, which is SRM compatible.