opening a ghost kitchen

What is a Ghost Kitchen?A ghost kitchen is a restaurant concept that operates without a physical storefront.

Published on 01/01/2023Sébastien Vassaux
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What is a Ghost Kitchen?

A ghost kitchen is a restaurant concept that operates without a physical storefront. Instead, ghost kitchens are delivery-only restaurants that focus on preparing and delivering food to customers through online ordering platforms.

Benefits of Opening a Ghost Kitchen

  • Lower overhead costs - Ghost kitchens require less space and fewer staff than traditional restaurants, resulting in lower overhead costs.
  • Flexibility - Ghost kitchens can be set up in a variety of locations, allowing for greater flexibility in terms of location and menu.
  • Increased reach - Ghost kitchens can reach a larger customer base than traditional restaurants, as they are not limited to a single location.

How to Open a Ghost Kitchen

  • Choose a location - Choose a location that is convenient for customers and has access to delivery services.
  • Secure permits and licenses - Obtain the necessary permits and licenses to operate a ghost kitchen in your chosen location.
  • Set up the kitchen - Set up the kitchen with the necessary equipment and supplies to prepare and deliver food.
  • Create a menu - Create a menu that is tailored to the needs of your customers.
  • Promote your business - Promote your business through online ordering platforms and social media.


Opening a ghost kitchen can be a great way to reach a larger customer base and reduce overhead costs. By following the steps outlined above, you can set up a successful ghost kitchen and start delivering delicious food to your customers.

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