Simplify your front of house with Popmenu Waitlisting

No more crowded lobbies—its time to
ditch the outdated light-up buzzers or pen and paper at the host stand.

Simplify my waitlist
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Empower your guests with time

Every front of house staff member has encountered it: the stares of hungry guests lurking around the host stand, waiting to hear their party called. Skip the lines—and the stare downs—with Popmenu Waitlisting!

Share the Menu

Enter guests' name, phone, party size and email and they'll instantly receive a confirmation text and link to the menu.


Whether they're waiting at the bar or in a nearby area, bring guests back to your host stand with a single text.

Seat your Guests

Seat more diners and turn more tables—guests can review your menu while they're waiting and be ready to order once their seated!

Advanced Waitlisting means guests can add themselves to the waitlist

Whether through your website or a QR code at the host stand, guests can instantly know the wait time and add themselves to the list with instant confirmation and a text when their table is ready!

Multi-screen image showing the process of a restaurant customer adding themselves to a waitlist.

Don't leave your team holding the clipboard in front of hungry guests

No pagers or additional hardware—notify guests by text

Phone screen showing how to seat a customer through the Popmenu for Owners App

It's time to ditch the pen and paper. Let your team log into their My.Pop profile and provide access to the Popmenu tools they need. Utilizing any phone, desktop or a tablet connected to the internet, your team can easily input, track and notify guests for their upcoming dining experience.

A color-coded dashboard lets your team know how long the wait is and if the wait times are on track with what was promised to your guests. When the table is ready, simply click "notify" on your dashboard and text guests to head your way!

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"When you start looking at other restaurant websites and menus, it's kind of unbelievable that more people don't use Popmenu. It's been such a benefit for us and certainly will be a benefit for the rest of the restaurant world."

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Get a Free Demo!

Answer a few questions about your restaurant and we'll make sure to make the most of your time.

Frequently Asked Questions

Do I need to purchase additional hardware to use Popmenu Waitlisting?
Can guests add themselves to the waitlist from my website?
Is this a reservations system?
Can I utilize waitlisting without signing up for a Popmenu account?
Can I adjust the wait times for guests?