Create items with Square for Restaurants
Before you begin
With Square for Restaurants, you can create Items to make up your menus. A menu is a specific set of display groups and items that will appear on your POS for a certain period of the day or a certain shift.
You have three options for item creation with Square for Restaurants:
From your menu editor in Square Dashboard
From the Square Restaurants POS app on an iOS tablet
From Square Restaurants POS on Square Register or Square Terminal
You can also create items from your Item Library, but you need to add them to a menu manually. Learn more about creating an item from your Item Library.
To create an item with Square for Restaurants, you will need access to your Square Dashboard, the Square Restaurants POS app on an iOS tablet, Square Register, or Square Terminal. To create items and add them to a menu, you must have at least one existing menu. If you haven’t created a menu yet, learn how to create a menu.
Create an item
Learn more about menus and items from one of these Support Center articles: