Make the most Tripadvisor "Menu Connect" Feature
93% of consumers check menus online before they choose a restaurant.*
Every restaurant owner is driven by the goal of reaching more diners.. This priority is now subject to a particular customer behavior : checking menus online before choosing a restaurant. Indeed, potential customers are looking for the menus of their next restaurant online most of the time. People want to see what you have on your menu before booking so you should definitely share yours if you want them to pick you for their next gourmet experience. This is why it’s crucial to always update your restaurant details online and upload your seasonal menus to boost your visibility towards a great number of potential diners, indeed currently there are 29 million visits per month on TheFork**.
Did you know that Tripadvisor Menu Connect is now available on TheFork?
What is Tripadvisor Menu Connect ?
Tripadvisor Menu Connect is a feature you can activate on your Tripadvisor account that will help you to easily update your restaurant information. You will be able to manage not only your menus but also your restaurant name, address, phone number and opening hours.
When using the Tripadvisor Menu Connect, you will also have the possibility in only a few clicks to update the info on all your accounts where you are listed like Yelp, Facebook or Google and especially TheFork. This feature is very useful for you to be proactive with online visibility.
You're not working with TheFork yet ?
There are 3 benefits for your restaurant:
The Tripadvisor Menu Connect is very simple to use but is for sure going to save some precious time. Instead of going on all the online places you may be listed, you can manage all your restaurant information from just one place. We know how time consuming it can be to update information that’s why TA Menu Connect is a true time savior for your and your staff.
Reach more Customers in your neighborhood or globally
As you know now, restaurants are more easily booked when customers can check the menus online. By using the Tripadvisor Menu Connect, potential customers will be more likely to click on your restaurant as they know they will have all the information they are looking for. You will therefore reach a lot more potential customers thanks to a larger audience !
Fill your empty tables!
The conversion of people looking at your restaurant into bookings will significantly increase if the restaurant information is clear and up to date everywhere, not only on Tripadvisor and TheFork but also on social media (your Facebook business page and google business page) Undoubtedly, you will fill more tables as you have more online visibility.
How can I get this feature?
Cherry on the cake, this feature is very easy to install on your own! You just have to upload your menu on Tripadvisor, confirm all your business details and then you’re all set. Everything will automatically be updated across the web on your restaurants profiles.
If you wish to have this feature on your website, follow the steps presented here.
*source : opentable survey
** source : "All visits on all devices, October-December 2019"