The Importance in Having a Signature Item on the Menu
A signature item is a particular food or drink for which a restaurant is known. Every restaurant needs a signature item, which becomes the mainstay for regular, on-going patrons and, in turn, keeps the establishment in business a very long time.
The signature item could be anything from a specially made sandwich, a special dessert or hmmm, even a hamburger. You’ve seen it; a restaurant that serves such a delicious dish that people literally drive for hours just for a taste.
A signature item can literally keep a restaurant afloat because its the one reliable item that keeps their numbers over the top.
A great signature item has the potential to bring a restaurant significant growth as the customer will tell their friends, their friends will tell their friends, and so-on.
In the beginning, a signature item may be best served to regular customers for free. This in turn, will improve your reputation with these customers and allow you to attain valuable feedback.
Afterall, your signature item will only help grow your restaurants business if it is loved by the majority of those who’ve tasted it.