Mise en Place
A lot of restaurants have terrible websites. There, I said it.
But it doesn’t have to be that way. This day and age, you don’t need to have a boring, static website with a menu on a PDF file. (Seriously, that’s the absolute worst!)
With one of these outstanding WordPress restaurant themes, you can have a modern, professional site that gives a wonderful first impression, gives your potential customers all the info they need to find your place of business.
The restaurant business is a tough racket, so the absolute last thing you want to do during the process of starting up a new cafe, diner, restaurant, BBQ joint, coffee shop, dessert shop or any other sort of food service company, is to spend weeks, maybe even months, crafting a website that fits with the look and feel of what you want in a website. These pre-made WordPress restaurant themes give you the design and functionality you’re looking for in a website. We’ve found a bunch of themes that will make it easy to get an online presence quickly, without having to learn how to code, which lets you give your diners the very best experience you can. We’ve found an assortment of incredible restaurant themes that we know you’ll love. We think you’ll love this collection of themes.
(Seriously, don’t put your menu on a PDF.)
Elegant and Powerful, this Montemartre theme works for any type of restaurant, from ethnic foods such as Hungarian or perhaps French, fast casual, limited service restaurants, hamburger stands, pubs or coffeehouses. Every type of restaurant can easily profit by using a nicely built, flavorful restaurant theme, filled with valuable functions. Well, I mean, maybe easy isn’t the right word, it’s tough to run a restaurant, but Montemartre can sure help make it a little bit easier. To help you save energy and time, it is important to pick a WordPress theme which is pre-made, with wonderful features to save you time and energy, so its possible to invest more time managing your business.
Simple to customize, simple to use and powerful, that’s what the Mise En Place WordPress theme is all about. You can add your own logo, customize colors and fonts, basically, you can brand this theme with ease to match your restaurant’s look and style. Neat! With the included page builder plugin, you’ll be able to drag and drop your way to any sort of layout you can imagine, providing your customers with an incredible user experience. Perfectly responsive, this theme looks fantastic on all devices too. With unlimited food menu pages, landing pages and more. Just add what you want and delete the things you don’t need. Mobile friendly and WooCommerce ready too, Mise En Place is a well coded theme that can help your local SEO efforts as well. This theme loads up super fast too!
Deluxe is a professional restaurant theme for WordPress. Deluxe is a delicious blend of ingredients like stylish design, powerful features and a tasty set of optimization tools to get you started on the road to creating your very own restaurant website.
Here’s the front page. To be honest, it’s pretty simple. I guess that can be good, but sometimes, you need a little something extra. A bit of sour cream on the side, if you know what I mean. Honestly, the typography is a bit boring.
Purely adaptive, totally responsive and sporting a perfect five star rating on ThemeForest, Deluxe is a responsive, translation ready, fast loading and SEO optimized theme that could be perfect for your restaurant. Using WordPress is always a great idea, there are so many different plugins that can rapidly adapt to help you create an awesome theme of for your business. If your business happens to be a restaurant, a theme like deluxe could be a great head start. This thing can really save you a lot of time and time, as they say, is money.
If you’d like to see some additional restaurant themes for WordPress, our full collection is a great place to start. We’ve got it themes of all different styles and all types, they’re all highly rated and well-built, well supported and easy-to-use. It’s so important to develop a great first impression when you are starting a restaurant, you only get one chance to make that first impression, and you never get a second chance.
That’s why it’s called ‘first’ impression.
People who are considering coming to your restaurant want to know that you know what you’re doing, that you’ve got amazing food, that your experience is going to make their time and money well spent. A great-looking WordPress theme can help convince people that your restaurant is worth going to. I’m not going to say it’s the most important thing, certainly your food is more important, but it is something. If you need a great-looking WordPress restaurant theme, check out our collection and I’m certain that you will find something that you love.
This is Aperitive, a delightful and tasty looking WordPress restaurant theme from Themes Kingdom. Creating an unforgettable dining experience, that’s what your goal is at your restaurant. Creating an unforgettable browsing experience, that’s the goal of Aperitive and I think they’ve gotten the job done. With a sleek, simple and modern layout, Aperitive gives you the visual impact, the clear-cut navigation and the features to build an amazing site for your restaurant. Aperitive has a dedicated food menu page that makes it simple to list all of your offerings, as well as a reservations plugin so your customers can reserve a table with just a few clicks. The sidebar remains hidden until your customers open it up, which creates a slim, attractive layout that’s easy to get around in. Aperitive offers an attractive blog too, so you can update people on your latest news and offerings. Colors, typography, that stuff is all customizable and like with all new WordPress themes, Aperitive is responsive. I think you’ll really enjoy this theme. Here are some more lifestyle blog themes you’re going to love.
This is Café Pro, which is basically a combination of a couple of StudioPress’ most popular WordPress, Genesis Framework child themes. Combining the Foodie theme with the Parallax theme, Café Pro is a perfect choice for nearly any kind of café, bakery, restaurant or coffee shop. Café Pro offers an amazing, simple style with cool parallax effect to grab your reader’s attention. Use one of the four home page widget areas to add contact information, your restaurant’s location and hours of operation too. There are several custom page templates included and you can customize your site’s header as well. Café Pro is like all Genesis Framework child themes from StudioPress, in that it’s SEO friendly, loads fast, is purely responsive and is constantly updated to work right with the latest version of WordPress. Check out this collection of coffee shop WordPress themes for more amazing themes.
Themefuse’s premium WordPress theme called ‘The Core’ has well over a dozen different demo sites, including this fresh, attractive and professional restaurant demo called Gourmet. If you’d like to give your prospective customers a great first impression and let them know what your restaurant is all about, Gourmet is an excellent choice. Drag and Drop page building give you the flexibility to offer any layout you want, with features that perfectly fit your needs. You can switch up fonts and colors to match your restaurant’s branding, upload your logo and more. No matter what kind of restaurant you have, from fine dining to a food cart, a coffee shop to a hot dog stand, Gourmet is an excellent, flexible choice.
CSSIgniter is getting into the restaurant site design game and I think they’ve got a real winner with Carbone. This modern, flexible and elegant theme is great for any sort of restaurant, bar, cafe or other food and beverage related site. With any restaurant, the website is a critical part of your success, since so many people will want to find out about your menu, location and hours, lone before they set foot in your establishment. Carbone gives a great first impression. There’s a live theme customizer to allow you to make all sorts of changes and see what they’ll look like even before you hit ‘update’. Build landing pages using any page builder, such as Visual Composer or Site Origin’s page builder plugin. There’s a simple reservation form for integration with services like Open table and Carbone is SEO optimized too. There are a couple different menu styles, even a blog to keep customers updated on the latest news.
Vincent markets itself as a pizza shop template, but I don’t see any reason it couldn’t work for nearly any sort of restaurant. Vincent’s got a nice design, though through the inclusion of Visual Composer, you don’t need to be content with any of the pre-made designs that are included, you can create something that precisely fits what you want your site to look like.
Vincent has the contact information up to, right where you want it. (Many sites overlook that factor, but most visitors really just want to see your menu and location/store hours.) This theme is highly visual, with lots of places to put high quality images that really help sell your products. Speaking of selling products, Vincent is WooCommerce ready, so if you want to sell merch or sauces, something like that, you can easily set up an online shop too. Vincent is mobile friendly too, which is increasingly important, since so many folks may be looking for a place to eat while browsing on a handheld device. All in all, Vincent is a really solid option for any kind of restaurant.
A delightfully crisp and clean layout helps make The Flavour one of the very best WordPress themes for a restaurant, café, catering business, deli, food truck, food cart or any other kind of food service industry website. No matter what you throw at it, the Flavour can handle it. Bells and whistles? Sue, the Flavour has those. But it’s also simple and clean to look at too, so the design isn’t completely in your face. It’s a great blend of styles that I think you might really like.
The Flavour is ultimately customizable, responsive and retina ready, so it will look great on any device or on a traditional desktop display. Animated sliders, responsive and retina ready layout, a clean and powerful pagebuilder, which is Theme Fuse’s Unyson framework, an open source and free page builder. The Flavour is a gorgeous WordPress restaurant theme for regional or ethnic foods such as Norwegian or perhaps Polish, fast food, fine dining or fast casual, noodle shops, cafeterias or pizza parlors are a good way to have your culinary business stand out from the others out there. All in all, I think the Flavour is a really nice choice for any restaurant.
Tesla Themes presents Salt & Pepper, a perfectly crafted theme for restauranteurs, with bold images, easy to customize to fit your branding and enough features to keep you happy. With responsive layout, Salt & Pepper looks fantastic on all sorts of devices, which is very important these days, particularly for a restaurant, since so many potential customers will be looking at your site on their cell phone or tablet. For those who want to share recipes, Salt & Pepper offers a cool recipe filter and also allows you to add images and tutorials for preparing any kind of delightful dish.
For an incredible restaurant website, you need a great looking theme, which is why I recommend Igloo. This theme has everything you need to craft a winning website and it’s easy to use even for beginners. That’s not to say that it lacks the features you’d expect in more expensive website templates, it’s really very powerful and flexible too. Igloo is that perfect balance that allows you to have a great looking site without spending all of your time on building your website. Considering how tough it is to run a restaurant, that’s going to be a big relief for a lot of restauranteurs, bar owners, caterers and more.
Igloo is perfectly responsive so that it looks great on all devices. The layout is unique and can be easily customized to fit your brand, with simple, efficient logo upload, color controls and typography. The food menu builder is simple to use and makes for a solid presentation of everything you have to offer. There are places for main courses, desserts, apps and more. With four unique content types, you have the flexibility to showcase all that you serve and all of the amazing things about your restaurant, from testimonials to menus, sliders and image galleries too. Custom widgets help you manage your social media accounts, helping you stay in touch with your customers. Igloo is even SEO optimized for fantastic performance in the SERPs.
The Core has 23 demo sites included with your purchase and this is one of them, a simple, straightforward, fullscreen WordPress theme with a great style and features that make it ideal for a bakery or café website, maybe a bistro or deli too? Who knows, it’s your restaurant, what do you want to do with it? There are tons of shortcodes included with Molino, the site is built to load fast and look good on all devices, because it’s responsive. There are three different sliders from which you can choose, you can stay in contact with customers with the integrated contact form and the design is as fresh as anything on the market. I really like ThemeFuse themes and their support has been great.
Ultra is a premium quality WordPress theme with drag and drop page builder included and one of the 60 or so demo sites that are packaged with this theme is a high quality restaurant template, you can see the screenshot above. Ultra makes it easy to create a website that looks great, with any sort of content you want it to have. Ultra is completely responsive, so it loads up perfectly even on mobile devices. That’s a nice feature to have for a restaurant website, since so many people will likely access your site on their mobile devices. With Ultra’s restaurant demo, you can import dummy content, then switch out images, text, addresses and hours of operation to have your site online quickly. Themify.me created Ultra to be among the most flexible themes on the market and I believe they’ve done a fantastic job of it. What do you say, is this a theme you enjoy?
Looking for a WordPress theme for a steak house or bar and grill? Well, The Butcher is a fantastic option for any restaurant that wants a bold, masculine style website with clear navigation and outstanding features. The Butcher calls itself a theme that was ‘designed for meat lovers’ and I think they’re right about that. There are four basic premade designs, one called Plucked Chicken, one called Burger Bomb, there’s Street Food and then, of course, the classic layout pictured above. The Butcher is fully responsive with a professional and clean design, coded with the W3C school standards and it rates highly on themecheck.org too. Compatible with Visual Composer and WooCommerce, this theme uses the Redux framework to give you a lot of options for customization.
Pizzaro is a pizza parlor template, though it’s more than that. Fast food restaurants too! Pizzaro has a functional and clean layout and big, bold images. Your images are really going to be incredibly important with this design, so be sure you have some great ones. There’s no hiding bad imagery with Pizzaro’s design. Highly responsive, with online ordering systems, Pizzaro is set to be a solid choice for a restaurant website for quite some time. Using WooCommerce and King Composer, along with WP Store locator plugin, YITH WooCommerce product addons and the Events Calendar plugin, Pizzaro is the premiere site for online food ordering.
Built for wineries, and agritourism, I think given the style of the Wine House WordPress theme, it could also be a great theme for restaurants or wine bars that serve small plates like charcuterie and cheese. Wine House comes packaged with several premium plugins that can help save you time and money when setting up your website. There’s an integrated booking system too so you can create special events and let your customers book a table online. Fully responsive and retina ready, Wine House is powered by Visual Composer, giving you the ultimate in customization options. The powerful and flexible blog is a nice feature too, clean layouts and flexible post settings make it easy to communicate what you have to offer. There’s even a ratings and reviews feature to allow you to create reviews of anything on your site, perfect for business owners who want to rate the wines, food dishes or beers they have to offer. We’ve gathered up more winery and wine shop WordPress themes.
CSS Igniter presents Milos, which is a great theme for hotels that also have restaurants on the premises. That’s pretty specific, but sometimes, you need something very specific. This is that time. It’s true though, Milos can be a standalone restaurant template and there’s nothing stopping you from just ignoring all the bits about the hotel or resort and skip right to the good stuff. Milos lets customers book rooms with any external booking service, there’s full restaurant menu management, Milos is beautiful and bold with video and slider support so showing what you have to offer won’t be difficult. A quick note on booking services, basically, all you have to do is embed the booking code into your contact form, so if that’s AirBnB, Expedia or Booking.com, you just paste the code in and you’re set. That’s pretty cool.
Borsmi is a creative theme built for restaurants. There are three premade demo sites that offer a slightly different style, so you can get a website that looks precisely like what you have in mind. Borsmi is great for recipe blogs, café websites and anything else related to food service. Borsmi installs with one click, helping you get your website online fast. SEO friendly? Yep, this theme loads up fast and looks great on all devices and it works well with any of the major SEO plugins too. The Borsmi WordPress theme has multiple demos with a flexible, user friendly layout and I think it’s a great choice for any kind of restaurant.
WordPress and BuddyPress are an excellent complement, simply because they work well together to allow you to develop a magnificent social networking site rather quickly and effortlessly. If you’ve been thinking of developing a completely new social networking site, you should consider using BuddyPress and WordPress to achieve success. In order to take advantage of BuddyPress, it really is advisable to pick a design that is tailored to reap the benefits of all of the amazing functions that this totally free plugin boasts. With this theme, the announcements look good and sending alerts has never been easier, because this particular design focuses primarily on allowing individuals build brand new contacts, get new buddies and also transmit communication.
Customise a generous amount of preferences to make it easier to create a dynamic online community. You can check out the tons of options such as build collections, share work and ideas, follow other users, check out statistics and tons more. Here are some additional WordPress BuddyPress themes.
A delicious WordPress theme can make your site a huge winner, helping to attract new customers and inform everyone of your latest developments. This wonderful and delicious WordPress theme, which is called Cappella, is an ideal option for a terrific and seriously tasty website for your restaurant, no matter whether it’s a ethnic foods like Hungarian or Pakistani, noodle shops, limited service establishments, fast casual restaurants, diners or fish and chip shops. Whetever it is, your site will look amazing. From ethnic foods such as Portuguese or French, sandwich shops, buffets, food carts or white tablecloth fine dining establishments may all reap the benefits of an incredible and feature filled WordPress restaurant theme.
You know it’s true, managing any kind of restaurant can be a hard challenge, and that means you will certainly need a theme that allows you to spend more time running your business and considerably less time messing with your website, which is why Cappella is such a huge time saver. You might need a solid, stylish WordPress theme that permits you to dedicate more energy managing your restaurant and way less time perfecting your web site. In case you don’t possess the time or expertise necessary to put together and maintain your own website, you ought to pick a high quality restaurant theme to save you effort and time. To help you save time and effort, you really should purchase a WordPress theme that’s previously been made, with all the bells and whistles to save you energy and time, so you can commit more resources to operating your restaurant.
Sunny Jar is a great restaurant theme aimed at restaurants and cafes that sell smoothies and other all natural, healthy ingredients, delivering a delightful and tasty result on your webpage and in the kitchen. Sunny Jar could work for a bakery, a pastry shop or coffee shop, thanks to it’s trendy style and responsive design. Sunny Jar is WooCommerce ready, offers a lot of features like Essential Grid, Revolution Slider, Visual Composer, PO Composer and a lot more. That WooCommerce plugin is a real powerhouse, allowing you to extend it’s functionality with a wide variety of add-ons that help make it the very best eCommerce shopping cart for WordPress. The design is subtle, smooth and looks great on any platform or browser, because it’s both responsive and Retina ready. Sunny Jar is simple and straightforward to install and update, the day to day management of your website will be relatively easy to deal with, letting you spend more time creating great new recipes and delivering the best customer experience you can to all of your customers and to your online readers as well.
Coffee culture seems to be growing every day. In some places, local coffee shops are popping up on every corner, each brewing up their own blends of the dark elixir. Now, if you’re looking to start up a coffee shop, there’s a brand new theme called FlyCoffee that’s built to be a perfect website for coffee shops, roasters, cafes, bistros, bars and restaurants. FlyCoffee is professionally created, offering a drag and drop page builder, which makes it simple to create a new look for your site if you need to. There’s an optional reservation system, custom sidebars and more to bring out amazing reactions from all your visitor. There’s also a WooCommerce powered shopping page so you can sell products online fast. (It kind of bugs me that they misspelled dessert though).
Rosa is highly an incredible theme for highlighting the strengths of your restaurant, with a simple to customize set of features and an attractive and sleek design, Rosa looks as tasty as the food on your table.
Rosa makes the most use out of short-codes that have been custom designed, so you’ll be building menus, sections, descriptions and products, as well as price tables. Integrate Rose with OpenTable, so you can let your customers make reservations without having to call in. That saves you time, since the front of the house won’t have to answer the phone every 5 minutes during a rush. If you sell products, like sauces, recipe books, shirts or roasted coffee beans, whatever the product is, you can sell it with WooCommerce in your brand new, smoothly functioning online shop. You’ll develop a dedicated following by making a recipes section to highlight and feature the wonderful dishes you serve up. That helps build a buzz about your space even if those customers never come in to eat, they’ll be talking about the cool looking, well appointed restaurant they saw on the internet.
Rosa possesses an intelligently designed menu, so you can create beautiful, simple navigation that makes sense for your restaurant. Keep the focus where it belongs, on your food. The theme is heavily angled toward gorgeous photographs of your food, so this would be ideal as a food blog theme, a food critic site or something related. With unlimited icons and font options to match the branding of your restaurant and a strong and lovely gallery section, every single dish you serve up will look scrumptious at high resolution.
LaVie is everything you need to run your restaurant. (Well, you still need amazing food, but you know what I mean.) You can take reservations, showcase your menu and quickly change it on a daily, weekly or seasonal basis. (No more PDFs!) LaVie is a great restaurant theme for WordPress. This incredibly delicious looking WordPress theme is an appropriate choice for an extraordinary and wonderfully functional web site for your establishment, regardless of whether it’s a tea shops, gastro pubs, regional or ethnic foods such as Chinese or Ethiopian, fast casual, fine dining or fast food or hamburger stands.
This contemporary, gorgeous, versatile, reliable and reliable theme will allow you to contact buyers, market brand new products, supervise shipping and your stock, grow your company and market old products and much more. The plugin called Visual Composer is probably the most popular drag-and-drop page builder theme for WordPress, as it’s impressive and versatile features make it quite simple to build any sort of web site you would like to develop. You need a theme that’s simple to operate with a lot of awesome documentation and help, professionally designed and responsive so that it looks great on virtually any screen, incredibly beautiful, stylish and modern, very adaptable so that you can use it on any type of site and one that offers many helpful, popular functions.
This is Piquant, a delicious new WordPress restaurant theme with six main variations to choose from. The original recipe home page, a heath food inspired layout, Bar & Grill, BBQ (my favorite) a full screen home page and a general restaurant. Don’t worry though, this theme has enough options that this will work for just about any kind of restaurant, cafe, bar or catering company around. Piquant has a variety of menu styles, you can even give away recipes if you want to do that, it’s compatible with OpenTable, WooCommerce and all the major social networks. From bar and grills, cultural or ethnic foods like Tex Mex or Indian, fast casual, fine dining or fast food, cafeterias or pizza parlors can all benefit from an attractive and well crafted restaurant WordPress theme.