Ten tips for proper restaurant lighting

Many restaurant and foodservice operators often overlook some of the less obvious points that might help to make their operations more successful – like lighting. Restaurant lighting must enhance the mood of the establishment and is dictated by the type of food you serve, as well as your restaurant’s design. But it must also allow diners to be able to read the menus and see their food (and each other) in the most attractive way possible. The intensity of your lighting fixtures also depends on the height of your ceiling, the colour of your walls and floors, your tiling and carpeting, and your furniture arrangement. There are several factors to think about when deciding what types of lights to use in your operation. Even lighting in dining room Your lighting should be evenly spread out over your dining area so that there are no pockets of excessively bright spots or…