Table Categories

Make more at the bar

Table Categories lets diners book other seating areas.

Get GuestCenter

Boost revenue

  • List the bar, counter, high-top, and patio, and fill those extra seats.
  • Increase check averages by serving full meals at the bar.
  • Reduce the risk of an empty bar with online bookings.
Screenshot of OpenTable Table Categories feature on iPhone

We saw immediately that our sales increased the first night we accepted bar reservations.

Lien Ta, Co-Owner
Here’s Looking at You
Los Angeles, CA
Watch Lien’s story

You’re in control

Enjoy greater control over your tables and availability.

  • Control which tables are bookable.
  • Customize availability by table type and time of day.
  • Automatically pre-assign guests based on the table type they booked.
Host walking in restaurant using GuestCenter on iPad

Set better expectations

Categorizing your tables sets better expectations with guests, while also giving them more options.

  • Offer a variety of settings like: Bar, Patio, High-top, and Counter seats.
  • Give single diners a more comfortable and fun seating option.
  • Choices will give guests a feeling of hospitality before they even arrive.