Restaurant Credit Card Processing & Merchant Services

Are you looking for the best restaurant payment processing? For over 30 years, Electronic Merchant Systems has offered exceptional merchant services, allowing restaurants to accept all major credit cards - such as Discover, Visa, Mastercard, and American Express.

Our credit card processing products and services are simple to use yet incredibly efficient.

Keep reading to discover why EMS is the best payment processor for your restaurant.

Best Payment Processing For Restaurants

In our experience, restaurant business owners have a list of duties as long and diverse as the drinks menu.

From inventory management and product shipments to staff coordination and customer satisfaction, we know you have a lot on your plate.

For a successful restaurant, it is vital to find a reliable credit card processing solution with merchant services that streamline your restaurant’s business operations in addition to saving your business costs.

Restaurants require more than a simple card reader. You need payment processing terminals with added features for front of house and back of house benefits.

Electronic Merchant Systems (EMS) was established in 1988 and has proudly become the largest independently owned credit card processing company in North America.

With that pedigree, we have grown familiar with the unique needs of the restaurant industry and are here to provide unparalleled restaurant credit card payment solutions and merchant services to grow your restaurant business!


How Partnering with EMS Could Benefit Your Restaurant

Whether you run a 5-star establishment or a cost-friendly pub, having a safe and straightforward way to conduct your electronic payments and transactions is a must.

All of the products EMS offers our restaurant partners are of the utmost quality, and our merchants can attest to the dedication we have to their financial well-being.

With the most competitive credit card processing fees in the food and beverage industry, your restaurant will be able to invest more back into the business than with any other merchant systems company.

The Power of Total Touch for Restaurants

For restaurants specifically, we are excited to offer Total Touch POS. Total Touch is a comprehensive restaurant point of sale system that provides benefits such as:

-Open Table Management: From the front office to the back office, restaurant owners can manage tables to reduce long wait times by increasing the speed of checkout.

-Payment Options: Do customers want to split checks by seat or by the entire table? This is done simply with Total Touch, which saves your staff headaches and increases customer experience.

-Easy-to-use interface: An interface that is easily navigated saves you time which, we all know, saves you money. This streamlines your processes and allows you to turn tables around faster.

-Online and Mobile Ordering: More and more folks are ordering food online. With Total Touch’s online and mobile ordering feature, your restaurant’s sales and efficiency will increase.


Additional Restaurant Payment Processing Provided by EMS

In addition to protecting data and successfully processing credit card transactions and payments for more than 30 years, our services and products allow our merchants to accept all major credit and debit cards, electronic checks, and mobile payments.

Electronic Merchant Systems offers a wide variety of restaurant credit card processing and merchant service solutions that a restaurant like yours would greatly benefit from, such as:

Payment Processing

  • Improved cash flow
  • Debit and credit card processing
  • All major cards accepted

EMV & Apple Pay

  • EMV Chip card certified
  • Handles gift and loyalty cards
  • Accepts credit and debit cards
  • Android Pay compatible

EMS Mobile Payment Processing

  • Turns a smart device into a credit card POS
  • Supports Android
  • Supports iOS
  • Mobile payment gateway
  • Faster service

Gift & Loyalty Cards

  • Customized gift card production
  • Generate new customers
  • Retain existing customers

Web Solutions

  • In-house creative team
  • Responsive web design
  • Reliable hosting

When you combine all of these fantastic services with our competitive fees and unbeatable customer service, you will see why EMS is the best option for you and your restaurant.


Choose the Best Restaurant Payment Processor


We understand that the valued patrons at your restaurant want to feel confident about spending their money. With EMS, you will be able to proudly reassure the customers at your restaurant that the credit and payment processing you utilize is safe and secure.

EMS takes extreme precautionary measures to ensure that our merchants and their customers are safe from fraudulent activity.

Since 1988, EMS has proven time and again that our commitment to financial safety is regarded as a top priority. That is why we have maintained our status as a Level 1 PCI Certified Service Provider for the last decade.

Rest easy knowing that all of our payment processing terminals are certified as secure and safe by PCI DSS. This means that we meet the Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard.

If you want an excellent payment processing solution for your restaurant, contact Electronic Merchant Systems today.

You will not find a better credit card payment processing company or one that has a higher customer satisfaction rating, competitive processing fees, and comprehensive services.

Discover How EMS Can Benefit Your Restaurant

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