All kinds of solutions for all kinds of counter service.

Square for Restaurants

It's here: our built-from-scratch platform of software, hardware, and payments that streamlines your whole restaurant operation. It's built for your front counter and your back office. And it's built for speed.

Hello, conversational ordering.

Add extra chicken. Hold the onions. Take orders the way customers talk with conversational ordering.


Make multiple menus. Manage them all on the fly.

From breakfast to lunch and seasonal specials, create all the menus you need and swap them out in a tap. Need to make changes? Be our guest—no service calls needed.

Easy and expedited reports for every little thing.

Get reports tailored to counter-service restaurants: labor costs, item and modifier sales, customer frequency—if it hits the bottom line, we’ve got a report for it.


There’s more. A lot more: employee time tracking, location management, customer profiles, and—you guessed it—more.

Accept the latest in payments with counter-ready hardware.

Create your perfect point of sale with our range of countertop stands and accessories. Take payments at 2.6% + 10¢ per tap, dip, or swipe—no need for a separate payments processor.

  • Run the Square for Restaurants POS system on your iPad
  • Take chip cards, contactless payments, and magstripe cards
  • Minimize damage to your iPad from bumps and splashes
  • Get funds as fast as the next business day or instantly for an additional 1% fee
  • Square Secure keeps your account safe with fraud prevention and disputes management
  • 24/7 Technical Support is included—get help anytime

More ways to help you grow.

There’s a world of powerful services and software waiting for you—and your Square account unlocks them all.

Payroll

Let your team clock in and out from your point of sale, then pay them with Square Payroll. Starting at $34 per month.

Loyalty

Run a digital loyalty program to keep customers coming back. Customize everything from the way you award points to the rewards on offer. Starting at $25 per month.

Marketing

Get more business from your regulars and convert new customers to loyal guests by promoting your restaurant through email and social media campaigns. Starting at $15 per month.

It all integrates, too.

Sync your Square for Restaurants POS system seamlessly with restaurant management software that helps you with everything from increasing sales to reducing costs.


Square Point of Sale

An intuitive and powerful point of sale for your business—and there’s no subscription fee.

Software that’s easy to set up and easy to use.

Managing items has never been simpler.

Drag and drop items and categories, customize your grid by bringing popular items front and center, and add modifiers to items so your servers won’t miss a thing.

Keep your servers and kitchen in sync.

Reduce errors and keep orders moving quickly with easy-to-understand kitchen tickets that automatically print with every order.

Open tabs and split checks.

Keep tabs open and let your customers pay when it’s convenient. Split a tab by cards or take payments multiple ways.

There’s more. A lot more: employee time tracking, location management, customer profiles, and—you guessed it—more.

Hardware designed for every counter—and budget.

The first fully integrated point of sale is here

Square Register lets you start selling right out of the box with Square Point of Sale built in. Sell accurately by showing customers exactly what they’re buying on the dedicated customer display, and accept payments for 2.5% +10¢ per tap, dip, or swipe.

Turn your iPad into a point of sale

Download Square Point of Sale onto your iPad, slide it into Square Stand, and start accepting payments for 2.75% per tap, dip, or swipe. Securely position Square Stand on your countertop and swivel it to face customers so they can easily tip onscreen.


Accept all the latest, fastest, and most secure ways to pay.

Take payments at 2.75% per tap, dip, or swipe. No need for a separate payments processor—your Square account lets you accept payments right away.

Fast deposits on your schedule

Get funds as fast as the next business day or instantly for an additional 1% fee. Set your close of day so a full day of sales is always included in one deposit.

Secure payments, secure information

Your account includes Square Secure, a suite of security tools. There’s no extra work—you get 24/7 fraud prevention, disputes management, PCI compliance, and more.

We’re here to help

Tap into a wealth of information from restaurant owners like you in our Community forum, search our help articles 24/7, or call our team and get back to business quickly.

Real-time reports and insights at your fingertips.

Deep dive into every part of your restaurant—from what’s selling best to what needs tweaking—and get all the data you need to make smart business decisions.

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More ways to help you grow.

There’s a world of powerful services and software waiting for you—and your Square account unlocks them all.

Caviar

Bring in more orders and seamlessly manage delivery and pickup orders by connecting to Caviar. Accept, fire, and send out orders in a tap.

Employee Management

Give your team passcodes and set permissions to keep your data safe. Track who’s performing best and who needs more training. Starting at $5 per month

Loyalty

Run a digital loyalty program to keep customers coming back. Customize everything from the way you award points to the rewards on offer. Starting at $25 per month.

Marketing

Get more business from your regulars and convert new customers to loyal guests by promoting your restaurant through email and social media campaigns. Starting at $15 per month.

Compare our solutions

 
Square Point of Sale
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Square for Restaurants
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Included
   
Accept all major credit and debit cards
Take payments without a connection in Offline Mode
Add and customize items
Send digital receipts
Get and respond to private customer feedback
Keep tabs open and split bills
Manage inventory in real time
Take orders with conversational ordering
Build menus anytime, from anywhere
Set employee permissions and passcodes
Automatically settle batch transactions and tips
Generate cover, menu, labor, and revenue center reports
Access 24/7 Technical Support
Hardware Compatibility
   
Square Reader for magstripe
Square Reader for contactless and chip
Square Stand for contactless and chip
Square point-of-sale kits for restaurants
Square Register
Square Point of Sale

$0

Per month

2.75%

Per tap, dip, or swipe

Add as many points of sale as you need. All you pay is the transaction rate.

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Square for Restaurants

$60/mo.

Per location

2.6% + 10¢

Per tap, dip, or swipe

Includes one point of sale per location. Add additional points of sale for $40 per month each.

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Let’s talk about a custom rate.

We can create custom pricing packages for some businesses with annual revenue over $250K and an average ticket size over $15. If that’s you, get in touch—we’ll even review your current statement with you. An average ticket size under $15 is unlikely to qualify for a custom rate.