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How To Open a Lounge And Restaurant


Opening a lounge and restaurant can be really rewarding. You will need to do several things once you open a restaurant such as hiring trained manager and employees, checking loss or profit of business and many others. Besides this, you will also need to keep up with the local, federal and state regulations. This article is a complete guide for person who want to open a lounge and restaurant but don't know which resources he should require and how to start a good business.

Step 1

Owning a lounge and restaurant is a big responsibility and it is also a hard work. It may also seem interesting and much fun but on the other side you will need to put your full efforts to build a successful restaurant. Before starting your work, it is good to ask anyone who works in food business.

Step 2

The location of lounge and restaurant plays an important role in the success of your business. There are a lot of factors that you should consider while searching for a restaurant place, such as local employment figures, population base and accessibility. You will need to write your business plan before going forward with interview with the bank. You must add the outline of your lounge and restaurant and how you plan to get profit. This way, the loan officer will get to know that you mean business.

Step 3

You should be familiar to different kinds of jobs running in lounge and restaurant. As an owner, you are responsible for everything, from bookkeeping to cooking.

Step 4

Finally, you have decided that you will open a lounge and restaurant. Next step is to decide the type of restaurant you want to own. Mostly people who want to open their own restaurant also want to serve food to customers they like to cook.

Step 5

Some people are interested in Chinese dishes while other love franchising. Franchises restaurants provide a lot of benefits including built-in market and name recognition. but most franchises restaurants are not cheap and their owners must follow the strict set of rule.


Make sure that you have all necessary papers with you like tax returns and income statements and more. The name of your lounge and restaurant should reflect a theme like Chinese, Mexican, or a location. It should be impressive but also easy to spell and remember for the customers.

Writing a menu is the most important part of your lounge and restaurant. because of menu, your customers will come at your restaurant again and again. If your food is delicious then of course they will choose your restaurant for the next party. Please note that design and layout is as important the menu list. Good food may lose its appeal if served badly. Hiring the experienced employee will help you to achieve the success in less time. Equip your dining room, kitchen and bar as these are largest area of your restaurant to start up the budget.

By david mecheld, published at 03/18/2012
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