Testimonials


Martin Powers
Spinner's Seafood Steak & Chophouse
Gold Beach Oregon

"If you own a restaurant ... you MUST contact DinerMagic and get a web presence immediately!"
Sandi Stokes, Marketing Associate, Sysco Portland, Inc.

"You have a great answer for the customer... easy to use ... easy on the pocket and gives them many solutions..."
Matt Kincade
Distributor Sales Rep Pacific Seafood
Clackamas, Oregon

"As a Chef for 15 years, ... I am very impressed by this program ... wish it had been available when I was still operating kitchens"

FAQs


How can I purchase DinerMagic?

We accept all major credit cards as well as PayPal.
Is this a program where I have to design my own website or my own menu?

With DinerMagic, we do 100% of the website design and menu layout. All you do is use it - or edit it... anytime, anywhere.
Nothing! That's right, performance upgrades of will not cost your clients anything more than what they originally paid. Because DinerMagic is web-based, they won't receive any software... to load onto their computer.
How can DinerMagic help my bottom line?

Many restaurant owners do not realize that by not changing their prices when their food costs go up, they are losing money...
What is DinerMagic?

DinerMagic is a fully-interactive restaurant website...that lets you edit any and all menu items. Simultaneously updates the online menu on your website as well as your printed PDF menu!
How much does it cost?
A single license... is just $495. The monthly service charge for... support, unlimited access to your site & menus, web hosting / management and optimization, is just $29.95... about $1 a day.
What can I do when people leave negative reviews on online restaurant review sites?

When people unfairly leave negative reviews, there is not much that you can do... However with DinerMagic...


How long does it take to learn... DinerMagic?

DinerMagic is so simple to use that it will take no more than 30 minutes to learn how to perform every step... There isn't even a user manual because you don't need one!
I only update my menus once or twice a year. Why should I do it more often?

Menu pricing should be reviewed regularly with the pricing of each menu item measured against its costs. This is the only way...
How is DinerMagic different from other Menu Design companies?

We have experienced restaurateurs on our staff and we support other local restaurants, so we really know the restaurant business!
How do you change your menu prices?

Do you use tacky-looking Wite-Out correction fluid to change your menu prices? With DinerMagic, your updated pricing looks like the original...

Case Studies


Restaurant: Cafe Kitanishi, Brookings OR

It feels good that we are in control and can manage both our menus and website ourselves. And best of all, you don't have to be a computer expert to use it...
La Flor De Mexico
Brookings, Oregon

We hired a profession- menu designer... every change we had to make took weeks... to make it to the menu. With DinerMagic, it only takes us a few minutes.
How can restaurants stay profitable when they can't control rising food costs? Here's how one DinerMagic customer adjusted its menu price for 1 item and saved more than $1000 in only 8 months! More than enough to pay for DinerMagic! ...
DinerMagic Affiliate: Bob

Read the story of how DinerMagic helped save the career of one food service sales rep
... and also helped him to earn his company's Top Salesman of the Year award.

Support FAQs

What kind of paper should I use to print my menus?

 

First, we don't recommend using cheap, thin copier paper because it typically doesn't have a good finish which is necessary for good, crisp print quality.

 

When considering paper prices, for a ream of 500 sheets, an extra penny per sheet for quality paper is only $5 more for the whole ream. This isn't much in terms of cost, but a world of difference in terms of quality, presentation, and customer perception.

 

The paper you choose for your menus will depend on your menu design and usage. Size, weight, color, and finish will all determine the paper best suited for your particular application.

 

Paper quality is usually specified by weight.  Typically, the lighter the weight, the thinner the paper, and conversely, the heavier the weight the thicker the paper. Weights are expressed in poundage; 20 pounds is very lightweight paper suitable for copiers; 22 pounds and up are thicker and have a better tactile feel.  32 to 36 pound paper is usually called cardstock, and 50 to 60 pound paper and heavier, is usually considered cover stock. Lighter weight paper can be used with menu covers, but the heavier weights can be used without covers.

 

Too, paper finish helps give the perception of quality.  The better the finish, the better the quality, The finish can be textured, colored, pigmented, or bright. Textured paper can be coarse and can come in a variety of colors.  It can give a luxurious look and feel to a menu. The bright whites are superior for printing images, as colored paper tends to mute colors in an image or photo.

 

It is likely that your printer will have some limitations as well. You will need to check your printer's manual to determine what size and weight of paper your printer can use. If you are considering purchasing a new printer, be sure to determine what size and kinds of paper it will handle.

 

The DinerMagic Support Staff has literally decades of graphic arts and printing experience, and we are here to help our customers be successful. If you have questions about printing menus with DinerMagic, please contact us.

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