Back of the House http://restaurant-hospitality.com/taxonomy/term/6588/more en How to bar rodents from your restaurant http://restaurant-hospitality.com/back-house/how-bar-rodents-your-restaurant <div class="field-byline"> By Jim Fredericks and Cindy Mannes </div> <div class="field-deck"> Rodents are very, very bad news for any food establishment. Here’s how to make them feel unwelcome. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Rodents are very, very bad news for any food establishment. Here’s how to make them feel unwelcome.</div> <p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/back-house/how-bar-rodents-your-restaurant" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/back-house/how-bar-rodents-your-restaurant#comments Back of the House Wed, 17 Aug 2016 12:27:00 +0000 56901 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com <p>You might never see rodents, but they leave telltale signs of their presence.</p> Thinkstock 3 reasons to have your water tested http://restaurant-hospitality.com/food-safety/3-reasons-have-your-water-tested <div class="field-deck"> Bottom line: What you don't know might hurt you. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">What you don't know about your water might hurt you.</div> <p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/food-safety/3-reasons-have-your-water-tested" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/food-safety/3-reasons-have-your-water-tested#comments Back of the House Tue, 26 Jul 2016 14:18:00 +0000 56151 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com <p>What&#39;s lurking in that glass? Your guests want to know.</p> Thinkstock Video Pick: Are restaurants still a boys' club? http://restaurant-hospitality.com/hrlegal/video-pick-are-restaurants-still-boys-club <div class="node-body video-body">Acclaimed international restaurant group D&D London asked a panel of female restaurant pros: Is hospitality still a boys' club? </div> <p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/hrlegal/video-pick-are-restaurants-still-boys-club" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/hrlegal/video-pick-are-restaurants-still-boys-club#comments Back of the House Staffing Video Wed, 06 Jul 2016 17:45:00 +0000 55661 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com 4 quick cures for ailing electronic gadgets http://restaurant-hospitality.com/technology/4-quick-cures-ailing-electronic-gadgets-0 <div class="field-byline"> Kenny McKechnie </div> <div class="field-deck"> Prevention and a few simple steps can keep phones, tablets and more running smoothly. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Prevention and a few simple steps can keep phones, tablets and more running smoothly.</div> <p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/technology/4-quick-cures-ailing-electronic-gadgets-0" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/technology/4-quick-cures-ailing-electronic-gadgets-0#comments Back of the House Technology Tue, 05 Jul 2016 20:14:00 +0000 55631 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com <p>Accidents happen, and a little protection will help avoid an expensive mishap.</p> Thinkstock OpenTable tests seamless payment option http://restaurant-hospitality.com/technology/opentable-tests-seamless-payment-option <div class="field-deck"> The Tab feature allows patrons to avoid waits for the check. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The Tab feature allows patrons to avoid waits for the check.</div> <p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/technology/opentable-tests-seamless-payment-option" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/technology/opentable-tests-seamless-payment-option#comments Back of the House Technology Tue, 05 Jul 2016 14:12:00 +0000 55601 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com <p>With Tab, guests can opt to settle their bill automatically with on-file credit cards or Apple Pay.</p> OpenTable 6 steps for better health department inspections http://restaurant-hospitality.com/food-safety/6-steps-better-health-department-inspections <div class="field-byline"> Breann Marvin-Loffing </div> <div class="field-deck"> Keeping an eye out for potential trouble spots will help your restaurant post better health inspections scores. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><p>If a local health inspector walked through the door at this very moment, would your kitchen pass the test?</p></div> <p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/food-safety/6-steps-better-health-department-inspections" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/food-safety/6-steps-better-health-department-inspections#comments Back of the House Wed, 29 Jun 2016 14:29:00 +0000 55561 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com Thinkstock How to keep ants out of your restaurant http://restaurant-hospitality.com/how/how-keep-ants-out-your-restaurant <div class="field-byline"> Jennifer Brumfield </div> <div class="field-deck"> Armies of ants are looking for a new home. Make sure it’s not your operation. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Armies of ants are looking for a new home. Make sure it’s not your operation.</div> <p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/how/how-keep-ants-out-your-restaurant" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/how/how-keep-ants-out-your-restaurant#comments Back of the House Tue, 17 May 2016 14:47:00 +0000 54361 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com Thinkstock How to keep flies out of your restaurant http://restaurant-hospitality.com/how/how-keep-flies-out-your-restaurant <div class="field-byline"> Jennifer Brumfield </div> <div class="field-deck"> Warmer days bring unwanted guests. Here’s how to deal with them. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Warmer days bring unwanted guests. Here’s how to deal with them.</div> <p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/how/how-keep-flies-out-your-restaurant" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/how/how-keep-flies-out-your-restaurant#comments Back of the House Tue, 17 May 2016 14:38:00 +0000 54351 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com <p>Known for their love of filth, flies are a major enemy of any restaurant.</p> Western Pest Services 4 ways to fight kitchen fires http://restaurant-hospitality.com/how/4-ways-fight-kitchen-fires <div class="field-byline"> Carla Williams </div> <div class="field-deck"> Restaurant staffs need training in how to prevent and react to an outbreak. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Restaurant staffs need training in how to prevent and react to flames in the kitchen.</div> <p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/how/4-ways-fight-kitchen-fires" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/how/4-ways-fight-kitchen-fires#comments Back of the House Tue, 03 May 2016 20:14:00 +0000 54061 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com <p>Even if you do everything right, a fire can still erupt in a restaurant kitchen.</p> Thinkstock It’s time to buy an icemaker for your restaurant http://restaurant-hospitality.com/equipment/it-s-time-buy-icemaker-your-restaurant <div class="field-deck"> With the warm weather approaching, be prepared to handle ice demands. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">With the warm weather approaching, be prepared to handle ice demands.</div> <p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/equipment/it-s-time-buy-icemaker-your-restaurant" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/equipment/it-s-time-buy-icemaker-your-restaurant#comments Back of the House Gated Wed, 20 Apr 2016 13:00:00 +0000 53631 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com <p>If you serve fountain drinks, you&rsquo;ll need one pound of ice for every drink.</p> Rez-Art/Thinkstock