Top 10 Restaurant WordPress Templates | September 2014
The restaurant industry is one of the toughest and most competitive in the world, so it pays to have a great website and a solid online presence, and that begins and ends with the website. Fortunately, developers have been creating awesome functioning and beautiful looking WordPress themes for the last few years, and restaurateurs can now get their hands on them for a reasonable price.
Let’s take a look at 10 of the best WordPress themes for restaurants…
1. My Cuisine
My Cuisine is designed to showcase your food as if you were showcasing your paintings in the gallery. With a huge supply of menu options and categories, you can put up every menu item with a great photo and descriptions and ensure that your customers know what they are getting, and they will want it now. The theme also comes with browser compatibility, so you can rest assured that your site will look amazing no matter where or on what device the customer is viewing your site.
- Localised Themes – no PHP editing required
- Four Theme colour options
- Huge Menu options
2. Take a Break
If you are going to choose a Premium WordPress theme for your restaurant, you want it to introduce you to your customers in style, and that is what Take a Break can do. With smooth presentation and responsive design based on the Twitter Boostrap framework, the theme also has valid HTML5 code and is great for SEO. Each section of the site also uses the parallax effect, which empowers the overall site and ensures that any device will get the full flavour of what you have to offer.
- SEO Optimized: clean and fully search engine optimized HTML5 and CSS3 code.
- Demo XML included
- Fast and easy to use
- Translation ready
3. HYEC Café
A unique and responsive theme that would be perfect for a café, restaurant or bar with an elegant and laid back style, the HYEC Cafe has a great presence and can give your website a personality boost with its cool features and page displays. The powerful admin panel allows you to alter the layout of your site too, including moving the logo around and making your site a portfolio view or timeline view.
- Fully customisable from Head to Foot – No experience needed
- Mega Menu Option
- Responsive Design
4. Food Truck
Food trucks are all the rage in the restaurant world, and if you’re getting in on the action, you’re going to want a website for your business so that people can keep in touch, find out where you are and sample the goods visually before they come to visit you on the street. The Food Truck theme looks amazing on any device and has the fun, vibrant style you would expect from the kind of business you are operating, which is great for when customers find your site with their expectations at the ready for your type of business.
- Unlimited Menus
- Social Links
- Add Google Maps to show Food Trucks Location in real-time
When you think of lobster, you think of class and sophistication, and the Lobster WordPress theme embodies those ideals in a beautiful, modern design that would be a great fit for a fine dining restaurant website. The Lobster template is a great fit for restaurants, and has 2 build-in post-types for meals and drinks, 3 meal templates (grid, list and simple list) and 3 drink templates (grid, list and simple list).
- Extensive Theme Options
- Retina Ready Icons
- Huge menu options – Fully customisable
Gourmet is a modern and stylish WordPress theme that would be a great fit for any restaurant, pub, café, coffee shop, or any food and beverage establishment looking to get their website updated with a smart and beautiful looking design. Gourmet is incredibly easy to customise around your branding without changing the theme of your business, and you don’t need a coding degree to get your site looking as superb as your food.
- HTML5 and CSS3
- Unlimited Colours
- SEO Optimised
- 100+ Shortcodes
Grill is a superb Restaurant theme designed in the parallax pattern. Perfect for restaurants, grills, bars, cafés and more, the theme also has a built in functionality that will elevate their establishment and give it the additional online edge over their competitors. With a built-in table booking app, you can also rest assured that you will receive maximum bookings, without having to take all of them over the phone. Automated reminders will inform guests that their bookings are coming up too, meaning that you can sit back and wait for them to come and be wowed.
- Table Booking App
- Automated Reminders for Guests
- Drag and Drop Design
8. The Flavour
Any restaurant business that has a modern vibe needs a slick modern design for their website, and The Flavour by ThemeFuse delivers on this count. With a big, bold opening header that will suit a great foodie pic or a shot of your establishment looking at its very best, the theme is designed to make an instant impact on the eyes, whilst containing all the features you need to create great menu pages and wow customers with all your items.
- Social Icons
- Menu Sliders
- Happy Hour and Events Calendar
- Fully customisable Layouts, Menus and more.
Linguini is a stunning WordPress theme, and restaurant owners would be wise to take advantage of all the features on offer – all of which are perfect for showcasing your images and videos in galleries and giving your customers a feast for their eyes. The theme is also fully responsive, and can be used to create menus and events that can be viewed and booked via any device, be it a smartphone, tablet or desktop.
- Touchable Slideshow with Videos
- Responsive Grid Based Layouts
- Menus, Slides, Callouts, Pages, Events, Galleries, Videos and Blog
- 16 Social Network Icons
If you want to go for the minimalist approach with your restaurant, café or bar website, the Moka theme is a solid choice. While it doesn’t have the extensive menu options, it does make up for that by being sleek and stylish, and if your establishment is more about attracting customers than it is about booking tables, this is the kind of theme where you can build a fashionable and exciting website for your business.
- Optimised for Mobile Devices
- Fully customisable
- 3 Column Footer Widget
- Social Links