Square for Restaurants

The POS system that runs at full speed.

Counter service. Full service. And everything in between.

Square for Restaurants is a point-of-sale platform built from the ground up with software, hardware and payments to streamline your entire restaurant operation. It’s built for front of house and back of house. And it’s built for speed.

Square for Restaurants

“When I started using Square for Restaurants, I was just in awe of how good the software was. It’s made it seamless between front of house and the kitchen.”

- Kieren Brownhill, Roots Cafe, Abergele, Wales

Get the point of sale app that works as hard as you do.

  • Custom floor plans
  • Preset modifiers built for speed
  • Order entry and item availability tracking
  • Real-time sales & shift reports
  • Integrated order takeaway through free online site

Manage your restaurant from anywhere.

  • Set up menus, items and modifiers
  • Build and edit floor plans and sections
  • Add unlimited employees and permissions
  • Manage multiple locations with one login
  • Set discounts for happy hour (or any hour)

Bring smart innovation to the table.

Manage online orders, easily.

Get your delivery orders from Deliveroo, Just Eat, Uber Eats, and more straight to your POS. Speed up service and reduce errors. No additional hardware needed.

3rd party integrations.

Sync your system seamlessly with restaurant management software like Xero, MarketMan, TapMango, and Deputy. We add new partners all the time.

State-of-the-art reporting.

There’s data in every dish. Run reports for sales by service, covers, comps, voids, employees, etc. Create your own custom reports on the fly.

Simple pricing. No long-term contracts.

Free trial

First 30 days free. No card required. [1]


Per location, for an unlimited number of terminals or POS. [2]


For chip and PIN and contactless payments. [3]

[1] After your 30-day free trial, the monthly cost is £69 per location for an unlimited number of terminals.
Payment processing fees apply during your 30-day free trial.
[2] Don’t need advanced restaurant features? Try the free point of sale.
[3] Custom pricing available if you process more than £250,000. Contact Sales.

Buy hardware that works for you.

You know your restaurant, and we know hardware. Stands, cash drawers, receipt printers and top-of-the-line accessories to take your restaurant to the next level.

Square Reader Restaurant Kit with Heckler Stand
Hardware £580 £399 + VAT
With 1 year financing* £39/mo (VAT incl.)
Square Reader £19
iPad (2018 32GB Wi-Fi Silver - optional) £266 (additional)
Heckler @Rest Universal Stand £29
Ethernet Printer £199
Ethernet Printer Paper £29
Kitchen Printer £225
Kitchen Printer Paper £20
Printer Driven Cash Drawer £59
Software £69/mo
One location, unlimited terminals

Setup and Support

Square for Restaurants is seamless from day one. For troubleshooting, reach out day or night with 24/7 Support.

Get started today.

Try Square for Restaurants free for 30 days. No need to enter your card payment details during your free trial. After 30 days, the monthly cost is £69 per location for an unlimited number of terminals.


  • Is Square for Restaurants right for my business?

    Square for Restaurants is a good fit for both single and multi-location full service restaurants, and multi-location counter service restaurants. If you use Micros, Aloha, Tevalis, Squirrel, Lightspeed or Epos Now, Square for Restaurants can likely fit your needs at a lower cost. If the features of Square for Restaurants are too complex for your business needs, you can always use our free app, Square Point of Sale.

  • How much does Square for Restaurants cost?

    It’s free for your first 30 days. After your trial, the monthly cost is £69 per location, for an unlimited number of terminals. For chip and PIN and contactless payments, it’s 1.75% per transaction.

  • Is hardware included?

    Hardware is not included with a Square for Restaurants subscription, but you can find all the hardware you need here. We also work with iPads and industry kitchen printers, receipt printers, cash drawers and routers, so you can use your own hardware as well.

  • Is the hardware bought or leased?

    All hardware, whether purchased as a one-time cost or financed, is bought, so you own it 100% once you’ve completed payments.

  • How do I get set-up with Square for Restaurants?

    Click here to begin a free trial (you will need to use a computer to get set up). Square for Restaurants is built so that you can fully set it up yourself! But if you need help, we’re always here, and you can contact our sales team to get started.

*Financing Offer Terms: All payment plans are issued by Squareup International Limited. All plans are interest-free. First instalment will be due at checkout. VAT will be calculated at checkout but billed with each instalment payment. Available plan lengths vary from 3, 6, and/or 12 instalments based on purchase amount. All plans subject to credit approval.