Toast has a great POS but Perfect Venue helps boost your sales

While Toast’s Catering and Events feature does the basics, it has no guest communication or team collaboration tools making it challenging to quickly reply to leads and win business.

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Perfect Venue vs Toast

See why Perfect Venue is Highest Rated for Venue Management Software on G2 over Toast’s Catering and Events feature.
Perfect Venue
Toast
Booking events
Contact Form
Yes, however limited fields and customizations available
Digital Calendar (Including Google Cal Integration)
In-App Emails (Send, Receive, Templates, Automatic Reminders)
No communication feature
Get Paid With Digital Proposals and Charge Card on File After Event
Yes, however does not save payment method
Secure, Online Level 1 PCI Compliant Payments
ACH (Bank) Payments With Lower Fees
No
Automatically Generate BEOs & Event Docs
Ease of use
Easy to Use Workflows
Workflows designed for offsite catering and connecting directly to Toast POS
Simple, Intuitive Design
Matches Toast UI, slightly more complex if you’re just looking to manage events
Contact Relationship Management Database
Simple Event Analytics & Reports
Yes, also connects to inventory management
Web App for Your Phone
No
Multi Person Task Management for a Team of ESMs
All Day Phone Support
Dedicated Point of Contact for Support Issues
Not listed
pricing & SETUP
Free Plan With No Monthly Subscription
No, only available for Toast POS users
Integrations, 1-1 Implementation & Data Entry for Paid Plans
No, only integrates with Toast products
No Charges for Additional Events
Don't Charge for Additional Users
Create a Free Account Today (Demo Optional)
No, only available for Toast customers
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You're in great company

Our restaurant group had been using Gather and were really happy with it. However, when we migrated to Tripleseat, we found the user experience to be overwhelming. We're so glad we found Perfect Venue because it is quick to learn, easy to use, the team has great response time and it’s more affordable. It has also helped us streamline and secure our payment processing and guest experience. We’re so glad we made the switch.
Cameron S.
Sales & Marketing Manager, Restaurant Group
Perfect Venue allowed me to organize and revitalize the Event’s Department for Ivywild. Before Perfect Venue, I juggled multiple email inboxes, Excel, Word, Google Docs, a paper calendar, and Google Calendar. Perfect Venue consolidated all of that and saved me 3 hours a day. It also made it easier for me to capture more guests and increase vital revenue.
Chris R.
Events Director, Event Center
Gather was our sales team's main tool and it was perfect for our needs. We were then told we had to switch to Tripleseat and it was a nightmare. From the migration, to guests getting confused on how to pay, to training our staff on how to use it - it was a mess. The switch to Perfect Venue has been great and surprisingly easy!
Sara R.
Event Sales Manager, Fine Dining Restaurant
I've been an event sales manager at breweries and restaurants for almost a decade. I've used both Tripleseat and Perfect Venue and there is no comparison. I can do the same tasks in Perfect Venue with half the amount of clicks. Perfect Venue is so easy to use that new team members pick it up on their first day with little guidance!
Kristen E.
Catering Sales Manager, Caterer

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If you're not ready for a demo, feel free to contact us at 415-906-4190 or hello@perfectvenue.com with any questions you may have.