Benchmarking [BETA]

Know how your sales stack up — any hour, any day

Toast Benchmarking [Beta] helps you understand your performance relative to peers, so you can capitalize on trends and plan ahead.

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Powerful comparative insights, powered by data from Toast restaurants.

Item-level comparisons

Order volume and sales metrics let you zoom into specifics, from tequila to chicken.

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Operational insights

Go beyond sales numbers to gauge your turn times and guest counts against others.

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Time of day trends

Compare sales in your area from anonymized data, with hourly views, past and present.

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Identify trends and insights with comparative sales and operational data
  • Compare data with peers
    See how your sales and operational metrics stack up to peers for a specific time period or a specific day.
  • Filter and sort for detailed analysis
    Analyze sales by menu category to understand performance by menu item or alcohol type.
  • Slice and dice your data
    See sales across all your channels or focus in on one.
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Put the power of the Toast network to work for you
  • Real restaurants, real data
    Utilize the power of 100K+ restaurants of all types to get new insights into your business.
  • Compare apples to apples, or apples to oranges
    See trends across geography and concept type for even broader insights.
  • Improve your most valuable order flows
    Break data down by order channel to see how the way you reach guests compares.


Toast Benchmarking is part of our Restaurant Management Suite, built to conquer complex operations with features that work better together.

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Frequently Asked Questions

Benchmark data leverages aggregated metrics across Toast merchants to help give you insights on how your business is performing.

No, Benchmark Insights are only generated when there are enough restaurants in the cohort you select. In instances where there is not enough data to generate insights, the insights are not shown or a larger geographical area is used.

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