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See real feedback from real customers. From our feature-packed system to our top rated support, onboarding and customer success teams, these are just some of the reasons why Lightspeed remains the #1 POS system among independent restaurateurs worldwide.

"Product has a lot of depth with many advanced features built in."

"Product has a lot of depth with many advanced features built in."

"Menu and price adjustments can easily be implemented on the fly through the back end, while daily sales report emails allow me to keep on eye on the restaurant when I am not there."

Rated 5 out of 5

"Lightspeed just works for us everyday we turn it on."

"Lightspeed just works for us everyday we turn it on."

"It handles all our business needs. We love the ease of use, the consistency, the customer support, the simplification of end-of-day 'closing' and the ease of the monthly reports."

Rated 8.6 out of 10

"Outstanding service and experience!"

"Outstanding service and experience!"

"We needed a very particular set-up. Two weeks later we were ready to go live. The whole experience with Lightspeed was simply superb and the aftercare and training was excellent."

Rated 4 out of 5

"Easy learning curve for quick launch."

"Easy learning curve for quick launch."

"Lightspeed Restaurant is a great POS. It’s easy to use with a great interface and integrated accounting software. Plus the help menu and videos are actually useful & really work."

Rated 4 out of 5

"Very helpful in streamlining our business."

"Very helpful in streamlining our business."

"Lightspeed is simple to use, and has been a perfect match for our business. We’ve been able to transfer all of our data over, and have been using the software without any issues."

Rated 4 out of 5

"Excellent for growing businesses. I wish we switched sooner!"

"Excellent for growing businesses. I wish we switched sooner!"

"Overall the software is amazing. Our business has tested about 10 different POS systems when I was shopping around. None of them encompass everything like Lightspeed does."

Rated 3.9 out of 5

50,000 independent businesses are powered by Lightspeed

Maison Cloakroom

It allows me to focus on taking care of my customers and not worrying about how the place is running, it really gives me peace of mind.

Live On Air

"From ringing up food and drinks to managing the backend and business side, it’s freeing me up to do so much more work than I would have the time to do if I had to do all that by hand."

Absurd Bird

I want my team to focus on what they do best. With the click of a button, they can show guests what a particular dish looks like and that adds to the experience.

Just a few of our other notable customers

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Main Features

10+ years experience in the POS market

Free trial accounts

Cloud based

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Run your restaurant from your device and access all your sales and customer data remotely.

Offline mode offering full feature set

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If internet goes down, even for extended periods of time, service is uninterrupted and every feature continues to function as usual. Once you regain connection, all your information is synced automatically with no data lost.

Tablet-based table-side ordering

Smartphone-based table-side ordering

1:1 Onboarding

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Get unlimited personalized training included with purchase.

24/7 Support

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24/7 phone, email and chat support included with purchase.

Product and menu control

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Create, customize and quickly update your menu.

Customizable floor plan

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Build or change a floorplan to match the layout of your service floor.

Customer relationship management

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Refer to built-in customer data to know what your customers' favourite drinks or dishes are.

Built-in customizable reports

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Build and run reports to gain insight into your restaurant.

Multi-location capabilities

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Reporting, gift cards and menu replication across all locations from a single account.

Coursing and split-bills

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Break up your menu by course and split the bill however your customers choose.

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TouchBistro
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Main Features
10+ years experience in the POS market
Free trial accounts
Cloud based
Offline mode offering full feature set
Tablet-based table-side ordering
Smartphone-based table-side ordering
1:1 Onboarding
24/7 Support
Product and menu control
Customizable floor plan
Customer relationship management
Built-in customizable reports
Multi-location capabilities
Coursing and split-bills
Toast
TouchBistro
Revel
Square

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