Toast POS Review - why 4.3 stars?

Toast POS Review
ITQlick Score: 98/100
ITQlick Rating: (4.3/5)
Pricing: 2.8/10 - low cost
Category: Point of sale -> Toast POS
Ranking:Ranked 1 out of 75 Point of sale systems
Company: Toast, Inc.
Pricing: starts at $75 per user/month
Typical customers: Small, medium and large size businesses
Platforms: Desktop, Mobile
Links: Toast POS pricing, Toast POS alternatives

Shlomi LaviShlomi Lavi / updated: Jan 05, 2021

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What is Toast POS?

Toast POS is a simple yet powerful all-in-one point of sale (POS) software designed to supercharge the operations in a restaurant setting.

What is Toast POS rating? ()

The rating of Toast POS is 4.3 stars out of 5 and the total score is 98 out of 100. The ratings are based on our unbiased experts. Learn more in our rating methodology page

Who are Toast POS's typical customers?

The common users of Toast POS are the entrepreneurs in the small business category (10-200 employees) and medium-sized (500 to 1,000) in the service market sectors needing IT, data processing and hosting and other related services, particularly the field of restaurants/food services and POS.

Is Toast POS the best Point of sale?

Toast POS is ranked 1 out of 75 software in their category (Point of sale systems).

What are their main features and functionalities?

Toast POS offers robust solutions for every food service businesses that include quick service, bars and those in full-service type of restaurants. It has solutions that can minimize operational costs, maximize the staff efficiencies, and enhance the customer experience. The software can be used only with tablets powered by Android OS.

Deployment of the software is cloud-based and it works to simplify restaurant operations with the all-in-one platform. Monitoring the restaurant is obtained in real-time and can be done anywhere. It is also possible to create guest database with this software.

Who are their main alternatives?

Consider SmartSwipe, Brigade POS and Sapaad as possible alternatives for Toast POS.

What is the cost of Toast POS?

The cost of license starts at $75 per user/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 2.8 out of 10 (10 is most expensive). Find here the REAL total cost breakdown for Toast POS

What should you ask Toast, Inc. during a demo session? (65 questions)

Schedule a demo with Toast POS and access 65 must ask questions for the vendor while watching Toast POS in action.

Toast POS's list of categories:

Bakery POS
Food Delivery POS
iPad POS
Mobile POS Systems
POS for Bars
POS for Resturants
Retail CRM POS
Retail Inventory POS
Tablet POS Systems
Touch Screen POS

Toast POS Vs. Alternatives

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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.