Casual Restaurant

Learn how to configure Seatout for a casual restaurant

Example Configuration: Casual Restaurant

Bisato is a neighboorhoor Italian restaurant with 10 tables. Management wishes to allocate five, 4-top tables to reservations, and leave the rest of the floor available for walk-ins.


Age Restriction: The restaurant is 21+ only. Reservation Duration: On average, tables turn every 90 minutes.

Seating and Table Configuration

With 10 total tables, management allocates five, 4-top tables to reservations.


Bisato is busiest between 6:00pm and 8pm. Instead of allowing customers to book a reservation at any time during service, Bisato opts to allow reservations during traditionally slow times. “Fixed Scheduling” is enabled and the only permitted reservation times are set to 5pm, 7:30pm, 8pm, 9pm, 10pm, and 11pm.