Located in Settings > Services > Edit the service you to update > Average Time Rules Tab
Setting the duration that you give each party size is essential to getting the best use of your tables when you have high demand and increases the pace of service to ensure higher turn over.
With ResDiary you can vary your booking duration via any combination of the following:
- Party Size
- Day of Week
- Time of Day
- Unique Date Range
How to Manage Average Time Rules
- Go to: Settings > Services
- Click on the edit button of the service you to update
- Click on the Average Time Rules Tab
Select the Add button or edit the current rule and this will show this:
Explanation: If you want to set particular rules for certain party sizes you can enter the range here.
Example: You want bookings of 10+ to get 2 hours
Method: Tick covers and enter 10 to (blank) then Average Time field enter in your time in minutes.
Explanation: If you want a certain day or dates the rule to apply on.
Example: On Valentine's Day you want to give 2 hours to all bookings
Method: Tick Applicable on and enter the start date to end date then in the Average Time field enter in your time in minutes.
Explanation: If you want a certain time of day the rule to apply on.
Example: Between 7-7.30pm you want to only give diners 90 minutes
Method: Tick Times and enter the start time to end time then in the Average Time field enter in your time in minutes.
TIP: These conditions can be mixed and matched
i.e. 10+ pax (covers) , between 1-15th of Dec on Mondays (applicable on), between 6-9pm (Times)