Open Dining Blog

Developments and thoughts on the Open Dining platform, online ordering, and the food service industry.

Tim Ridgely

Recent Posts

Should I Use Stock Photos for My Restaurant?

Short Version

Absolutely not. You can do better!

Longer Version

I'm a Cleveland Browns fan. The Browns are largely regarded as the laughingstock of the NFL,

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Tim Ridgely 23 January, 2016

MICROS Advance Orders

MICROS Advance Orders

When sending orders to MICROS, we like to set the "fire time" of the order, so that the POS can send the order

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Tim Ridgely 25 June, 2015

system updates

Enterprise CSS Handling, OnFleet Courier Integration, and Other Updates

Enterprise CSS

For multi-location customers, we've improved our ability to handle menu and checkout CSS. We're still finalizing the overall enterprise dashboard (coming soon!) but in

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Franchise Onboarding

While this week's update could be our standard laundry list of improvements, fixes, etc., I wanted to highlight a new capability: franchise onboarding.

When we're working

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Tim Ridgely 30 May, 2015


Improved Order History View, Import Email Addresses, and Other Improvements

New Order History View (beta)

We've been working on a brand new way to view and interact with your order history. While it's currently in beta,

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