Culture, Restaurant Management

2-Minute Tuesdays: Calculating Your Pour Costs

Some of the most important calculations in running any successful bar program are your pour costs… In our most recent edition of 2-Minute Tuesdays, Sr....

Accurately Calculate Keg and Bottle Weights with BevSpot

Alex explains BevSpot's new product feature: the ability to record keg and bottle weights when taking bar inventory.

bevspot-staff-meal How to Choose the Best Staff Meal for Your Team

Andrew explains how restaurants should approach a staff meal in order to get the most out of it.

bevspot-opening-closing-checklist Bar Opening and Closing Procedures: A Checklist

Trevor provides a typical bar opening and closing checklist for rookie bar managers to use for their bars.

bevspot-food-and-drink Want to Create an Incredible Cocktail Menu? Look to Your Kitchen

Loren breaks down the benefits that bar programs can gain from working hand-in-hand with their chefs in the kitchen.

bevspot-bottle-service Is Bottle Service Worth It? The Costs and Benefits

Andrew breaks down the cost and benefits behind running a bottle service for your bar or nightclub.

Bar Inventory and Usage for Beginners

A six-step beginner’s guide for understanding and taking bar inventory. Let’s get counting, shall we?

bevspot-mall-restaurant-trends How to Adapt to the New Mall Restaurant Landscape

Loren advises restaurants and bars situated in a mall or shopping center how they should be looking at the...

bevspot-seasonal-hire-training How to Train Your Seasonal Bar & Restaurant Staff

Andrew details how bar and restaurant managers can transform their seasonal help into permanent hires.

Guest-Perspective-Cristina Pure Focus: Cristina Silva on Le Syndicat

Cristina details her experience at one of the awardees of The World's 50 Best Bars—Le Syndicat.

bevspot-restaurant-accounting-technology Pour Technology, Not Just Drinks: Why Bar Accountants Need Tech

Hitendra explains why it is critical for bar teams to incorporate technology for their accountants.

Introducing the Redesigned Inventory Experience

We've been hard at work top rebuild a faster BevSpot inventory, now called Inventory Count. It's faster, easier to...

bevspot-bar-mystery-shopper Get the Inside Scoop from a Bar Mystery Shopper

Amanda chats with the owner of a bar mystery shopping service to see what they look for when evaluating...