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How to manage the menu

The menu in the UpMenu system is your offer containing all products that will be presented in the “Menu” section on the restaurant website or in the mobile app.

How to create a menu

  1. Go to the “Menu” section.
  2. In the top right corner choose “Create new menu”.
  3. Assign a name to the menu and the restaurant where it is to apply. Save your changes.

What are pricings in online food ordering system

Price lists in the UpMenu online ordering system contain all the information about your products. They are very helpful when you wish to change prices or manage the menu in a restaurant or the entire chain. Learn more about managing pricings: How to manage pricings in the online ordering system.

  1. In the “Menu” section, choose “Create new price list” next to the menu of your choice.
  2. In the windows that will appear, add the price list name and restaurant that it will be used in.
  3. Save your changes.

How to manage product groups

Your restaurant menu is certain to be divided into categories: soups, appetisers, burgers, pizza, main courses, beverages, etc. The UpMenu online food ordering system will make it possible to organise the menu of the restaurant website and the mobile app in the same way.

  1. Go to the “Menu” section.
  2. Choose “Manage menu” to see your menu.
  3. Choose “Add” to add a new product group (product category in the menu).
  4. Assign a name to the new group and a description (if necessary), then save your changes.
  5. You can edit or delete a product group by clicking the pencil or trash symbol next to it.

How to manage products

  1. Go to the “Menu” section. Choose “Manage menu” to see your menu.
  2. Choose “Add product” in the top right corner of a given product group.
  3. Assign a name and add a description for a new product (pay attention to which group the product is being added), and then save your changes.
  4. Add product price.
  5. Each product can be edited, add-ons or removed by clicking on the drop-down list on the right.

How to set different product types

You can create product types and modify them easily. With such a system in place, you can change your menu at any time, e.g. set pizza or beverage sizes.

  1. Go to the “Menu” section. Choose “Manage menu” to see your menu.
  2. Choose “Product types” to add a new type.
  3. Assign a name for the new type, e.g. “pizza size” and click “save”.
  4. Then, using “+” add a type, e.g. pizza 32 cm.
  5. You can add any number of types as required.
  6. Then, the type should be attached to a given dish. To do that, edit a given product, add the type, and save changes.
  7. To complete this task, specify the price for all product types.

Customer information

  • All changes you introduce will be immediately visible on the website when you integrate it with the UpMenu system.
  • Product groups in the UpMenu system, in other words, are the categories into which your restaurant menu is divided. They will be displayed on the restaurant website above the menu
  • When you add different product types, your customer can simply choose one of them when placing an order.


This way, you have created a menu in the online food ordering system so that your customers can order food through your restaurant website and mobile app.

When you save all changes, check how the menu is displayed on the website and in the mobile application. If necessary, make changes. Contact us if you still have any problems with configuring the menu in the UpMenu system.

Updated on February 14, 2019

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