Get real-time sales data on Square Restaurants POS
Before you begin
Square for Restaurants allows you to see real-time data for your sales during service with the Live Sales report.
The Live Sales report shows the performance of a shift, in real time. Live Sales shows detail about open checks, as well as total sales that includes an overview of closed checks. Use this real-time data to analyze sales performance for the day and inform staffing decisions during service.
If you want to learn more about historical data, go to Summaries and Reports from the Square Dashboard, and for more information about Restaurants-specific reports, go to Get restaurant performance reports on Square Dashboard.
Open Live Sales report
The Live Sales report considers open and closed checks for sales made during the business hours you set on your Square Dashboard.
Learn how to access restaurant-specific reporting: