Recommended Plugins

Plate Up integrates with carefully-researched, best-in class plugins to provide you with all the functionality you need to build great restaurant websites.

By leveraging outstanding plugins where they exist, and building them where they don’t, I’m able to provide you with a powerful range of functionality that is built to last.

Quickly install and activate the recommended plugins. Or read on below to learn more about what they offer.

Food and Drink Menu

Quickly build and manage your restaurant menus with this free plugin developed by Theme of the Crop.

Read the user guide.

Restaurant Reservations

Accept restaurant reservations and table bookings online. Quickly confirm or reject bookings, send email notifications, set booking times and more.

Built by Theme of the Crop, my flagship plugin receives wildly positive reviews.

Read the user guide.

Business Profile

Display your business’s contact details with seo-friendly Schema.org markup. Another plugin built by Theme of the Crop to provide commonly neglected SEO features for local businesses.

Read the user guide.

Good Reviews for WordPress

Add reviews and testimonials to your website and easily display them using search-engine-friendly Schema markup.

Read the user guide.

Ninja Forms

Ninja Forms is a powerful, free form builder that’s great for putting up a contact form on your site – or just about anything else you can throw at it.

Most restaurants won’t need it’s vast suite of extensions, but it’s good to know they’re there if you need them.

Watch a quick video on building your form or view the full documentation.

Yoast SEO

There’s no special integration with Yoast SEO, because the plugin works great out of the box. But I recommend it for producing sitemaps and boosting your site’s SEO.

Learn more about the leading SEO plugin for WordPress sites.

Event Organiser

Create and maintain events with Event Organiser, a powerful and performant events platform that’s great for restaurants.

Use this plugin to put up a fully-featured event calendar or just to display a list of upcoming events.

Read the user documentation.