SynergySuite for Restaurants Vs Restaurant Manager (Dec 2020)

Shlomi LaviShlomi Lavi / Dec 22, 2020

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Bottom Line: Which is Better - SynergySuite for Restaurants or Restaurant Manager?

SynergySuite for Restaurants is more expensive to implement (TCO) than Restaurant Manager, Restaurant Manager is rated higher (83/100) than SynergySuite for Restaurants (82/100). Restaurant Manager offers more features (17) to their users than SynergySuite for Restaurants (4). There is a clear winner in this case and it is Restaurant Manager!

Looking for the right Restaurant POS solution for your business? buyers like you are primarily concerned about the real total implementation cost (TCO), full list of features, vendor reliability, user reviews, pros and cons. In this article we compare between the 2 software products:

How SynergySuite compares with Restaurant Manager ?

SynergySuite: SynergySuite helps restaurants and hospitality businesses run and grow their operations. Its the only all-in-one back office platform that has apps to manage every part of running a hospitality business, from tracking inventory and managing your supply-chain, to automating cash reconciliation and managing time & attendance.

Restaurant Manager : Founded in 1987, ASI has focused exclusively on providing open architecture software solutions for Restaurant Manager™, its point of sale (POS) system to the food service and restaurant industry. In 1992, the demand for Restaurant Manager led ASI to develop a reseller network that now spans the United States and Canada. Over the next few years, the...

Who's more expensive? SynergySuite for Restaurants or Restaurant Manager?

The real total cost of ownership (TCO) of Restaurant POS software includes the software license, subscription fees, software training, customizations, hardware (if needed), maintenance & support and other related services. When calculating the TCO it's important to add all of these "hidden cost" as well. We prepared a TCO calculator for SynergySuite for Restaurants and Restaurant Manager.

SynergySuite for Restaurants price starts at $225 per month , on a scale between 1 to 10 SynergySuite for Restaurants is rated 6, which is similar to the average cost of Restaurant POS software. Restaurant Manager price starts at $199 per license , when comparing Restaurant Manager to their competitors, the software is rated 2 - much lower than the average Restaurant POS software cost.

Bottom line: SynergySuite for Restaurants is more expensive than Restaurant Manager.

Which software includes more/better features?

As with any business software solutions, it’s important to consider the features & functionality. The tool should support the processes, workflows, reports and needs that matter to your team. To help you evaluate this, we've compared SynergySuite for Restaurants Vs. Restaurant Manager based on some of the most important and required Restaurant POS features. SynergySuite for Restaurants: Data Analysis Tools, Billing & Invoicing, Customizable Reporting, Inventory Management. Restaurant Manager: Accounting Management, Bar Code Scanning, Consignment, Credit Card Processing, Customer History.

Target customer size

SynergySuite for Restaurants's typical customers include: SMBs, This software is ideal for startup, small, medium and large scale businesses as it is both powerful and scalable.

SynergySuite for Restaurants

ITQlick rating
(4.8/5)

starts at $225 per month

SynergySuite is a cloud-based restaurant management software for restaurants to manage schedules and run reports, improve inventory accuracy and tracking, manage purchasing, quantities, orders, and supplier rel...

Categories: Billing & Invoicing, Data Analysis Tools, Inventory Management, Bakery POS.

Restaurant Manager

ITQlick rating
(2.8/5)

starts at $199 per license

Restaurant Manager is a Point Of Sale (POS) software that can be efficiently used in any food distribution points. This software can be easily tailored to fit the individual needs of any restaurant. Users can c...

Categories: Retail & POS, Bakery POS, Food Delivery POS, iPad POS, Mobile POS Systems.

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SynergySuite for Restaurants: 4 Features

Data Analysis Tools
Billing & Invoicing
Customizable Reporting
Inventory Management

Restaurant Manager: 17 Features

Accounting Management
Bar Code Scanning
Consignment
Credit Card Processing
Customer History
Customer Management
Exchanges
Gift Cards
Inventory Management
Layaways & Quotes
Mobile POS Capability
Price Lookup
Print Receipt
Receipt Notes
Reporting
Shipping/Delivery Setup
Store Credit
ITQlick rating ITQlick Rating is based on the software score (below) and aggregated online reviews
ITQlick score ITQlick Score is a 1 to 100, the calculation is based on pricing, and functionality Vs. alternative solutions
Pricing score pricing Score is a 1 to 10 (10 is high cost), based on the TCO (cost of licences, customizations, training, hardware when relevant) Vs. alternative solutions
License pricing license pricing (if provided by the software vendor)
Functionality score
Software review
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SynergySuite
ITQlick rating
4.8/5
Score
82/100
Pricing
7/10
License pricing
$225 per month
Functionality
15
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ITQlick rating
2.8/5
Score
83/100
Pricing
3.6/10
License pricing
$199 per license
Functionality
32
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ITQlick rating
3.5/5
Score
95/100
Pricing
2.4/10
License pricing
$69 per user/month
Functionality
13
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ITQlick rating
4.3/5
Score
93/100
Pricing
3.2/10
License pricing
$69 per month
Functionality
10
Yelp
ITQlick rating
4.5/5
Score
88/100
Pricing
9.4/10
License pricing
$249 per month
Functionality
9
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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.