The Best Waitlist App for Bars

TablesReady is the best bar waitlist app. Easily manage waitlists, reservations and customer orders with our award-winning platform. Track wait times, send notifications, and maximize efficiency with our advanced features.

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The SMS Waitlist App That's Trusted by Thousands of Restaurants and Businesses

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TablesReady waitlist app Features for bars

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Keep your bar waitlist organized with TablesReady

TablesReady is the best waitlist app for bars. It easily manages your waitlist so you can stay organized and maximize seating. TablesReady also makes it easy to take reservations and manage your waitlist when things get extra busy. Get everything done in one place and make sure your bar is always running smoothly.

Free up your employees' time by allowing self check-ins on your waitlist

Our self-check-in feature frees up your employees' time so they can focus on creating cocktails and slinging drinks. Check-ins can be done on-site or online, and customers can manage their own waitlist status. With TablesReady, your bar can run more efficiently and serve more customers than ever before.

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Book bar reservations quickly and easily

Streamline your bar operations and impress your customers with our easy-to-use digital waitlist. Quickly book bar reservations, track customers in real time, and get detailed insights for better business decisions. Forget about paper lists and start optimizing your bar business today with TablesReady!

Send & receive SMS notifications

TablesReady is the best bar waitlist app! Our SMS notifications ensure that customers have an enjoyable experience, from the time they book their reservation or add their name to the waitlist to the moment they leave. We make sure that customers are promptly notified when their table is ready to ensure minimal wait times, as well as sending follow-up messages to ensure their experience was top shelf!

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Create a seamless bar guest booking & waitlist experience with TablesReady

Our digital waitlist and reservation service helps create a professional and exceptional atmosphere. TablesReady is designed specifically for bars, reducing wait times, increasing efficiency, and providing a better customer experience. Get started today and create a seamless booking and waitlist encounter with TablesReady.

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Your new quick-service order ready notification & waitlist app is here.

  • ✓ 14-day free trial
  • ✓ Cancel anytime
  • ✓ No credit card required


Thousands of Happy Customers Can't Be Wrong

All of Our Plans Include

  • Flexible, Digital Waitlist
  • Square POS Integration
  • Customizable Notifications
  • Estimated Wait Times
  • Data Exports
  • Reserve with Google Integration
  • Real-Time Page Updates
  • Fully Embeddable
  • Public View to See Their Place
  • Pick-Up Order Management
  • SMS Sign-Up
  • Saved Replies
  • 2-Way Chat
  • Detailed Analytics
  • Supports All Devices
  • No Downloads Required
  • Fully Customizable
  • Quick, Friendly Email Support

Upfront Pricing,
No Hidden Fees

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Flexible Digital Waitlist

We've designed our food order pickup notifications & waitlist management system from the ground-up to be fully customizable and flexible to meet the needs of almost any waiting situation.

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Customizable Notifications

What you say, when you want to say it. We also offer 2-way texting just in case you need to get in touch!

Take your business to new heights by asking for reviews in a follow-up SMS.

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Sync With Square POS

Automatically pull in customer and order information when you connect your Square account. Data syncs between cashier and order pickup station tablets in real-time.

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White-Labeled Branding

Your customers who interact with your waitlist will see your custom messaging and branding – not ours!


For 2,500 Messages

  • 2,500* texts and calls for one low price — about the same monthly cost as replacing your lost or broken coaster pagers.
  • Public Waitlist & Check-in Page
  • Organized Pick-Up Order Management
  • Estimated Wait Times
  • Square POS Integration
  • Embed On Your Website
  • Cancel Anytime
  • TLS Encryption
  • Email Support from Real, Live Humans

*Monthly messages are limited to 1,000 outside the US & Canada. Contact sales if you think you'll need more domestic or international messages.

What are you waiting for?

Your new Waitlist App is ready.

    • 14-Day Free Waitlist App Trial
    • No Credit Card Required
    • 100% Risk-Free
    • Easy Setup
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