CAKE Point of Sale Review - why 4.6 stars?

Shlomi LaviShlomi Lavi / updated: Oct 29, 2020

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What is CAKE Point of Sale?

Main category: Restaurant POS

CAKE Point of Sale is a cloud-based Restaurant POS software that assists restaurant owners in speeding up order processes and establishing custom workflows. It also allows them to implement table-side service and manage menu items across multiple prep stations. These features enable businesses to digitize their table status updates and manage team communication from a central system.

The software top features include Online Ordering, Menu Admin, Reports and Offline Mode. CAKE Point of Sale is from the stables of Mad Mobile, a computer software that has its headquarters in Tampa, Florida, USA; it started operations in 2010 and currently has between 200 and 500 employees.

CAKE Point of Sale rating -

The rating of CAKE Point of Sale is 4.6 stars out of 5 and the total score is 87 out of 100. The rating and score are based on ITQlick expert review. We publish unbiased reviews, learn more in our score and rating methodology page

Typical Customers

The typical customers include the following business size: Small business.

CAKE Point of Sale 4 Pros

  • The software requires little technical know-how
  • It can track item discounts
  • Users can display reports on a desktop
  • CAKE Point of Sale allows for custom receipt printing

CAKE Point of Sale 2 Cons

  • The Dashboard does not have a changeable date range option as of yet
  • Users can not put their logo on printed receipts yet

Competitors & Alternatives

Popular alternatives to CAKE Point of Sale: Lavu, TouchBistro, Yelp Reservations, POSbistro, MarketMan, Restaurant Manager, SynergySuite for Restaurants, Squirrel POS, BIM POS, Schedulefly. The full list of competitors can be found here.. The full list of competitors can be found here.

CAKE Point of Sale Pricing Information

The cost of license starting from $69 per month. On top of the total cost of licenses which is easy to calculate - what is the REAL total cost of implementation? You need to add the cost of training, customization, data migration, and other "hidden cost". ITQlick pricing score is 2 out of 10 (10 is most expensive). Find here the REAL total cost breakdown for CAKE Point of Sale

Questions to ask the vendor during a demo

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Is it the right software for you?

The software is fit for small businesses, primarily in the Restaurant and Retail industries. Furthermore, bars, pubs and casual service restaurants would find CAKE Point of Sale useful for their order management requirements. Butcher Char-B-Que, Zola, Los Gatos Roasting Company and Inside the Box Café and Catering are some of the software notable customers.

CAKE Point of Sale Categories

Retail & POS
Bakery POS
Food Delivery POS
iPad POS
POS for Bars
POS for Resturants
Tablet POS Systems

CAKE Point of Sale specifications

ITQlick Score: 87/100
ITQlick Rating: (4.6/5)
Company: CAKE Corporation
Address: United states
Pricing: Starting from $69 per month
Website:Visit CAKE Point of Sale website
Typical customers: Small business
Platforms: Desktop, Mobile
Operating Systems: Mac OS, Windows, Linux

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Shlomi holds a Bachelor of Science (B.Sc.) in Information System Engineering from Ben Gurion University in Israel. Shlomi brings 15 years of global IT and IS management experience as a consultant, and implementation expert for small, medium and large size (global) companies.