5 Things To Think About When Deciding On A Restaurant

Posted on September 11th, 2017 by Chips Restaurants

Tired of cooking? Need to get out of the house? Whatever the case may be, choosing a restaurant isn’t always an easy task. After all, you want the food to be delicious and you want the staff to be friendly and knowledgeable so you can have the best possible dining experience. So, before you head down to that old spot on the corner, keep these things in mind:

5 Things To Think About When Deciding On A Restaurant | Chip's Family Restaurant


This is especially important if you’re meeting somebody at the restaurant. Choose a place that isn’t too far away from anyone involved and if you want to let loose and have a few alcoholic beverages, it’s best to choose a place within walking distance.


You may be in the mood for a certain type of food, but not everyone will be craving the same things. For this reason, it’s important to discuss the menu options with those attending and try to choose a place who has something for everyone.


It’s a common misconception that top-tier food comes with a top-tier price tag. That isn’t always the case. Just remember that affordability is key and you’ll feel better afterwards if you don’t have to empty your entire wallet to pay for your meal.


Nobody wants to wait hours to be seated and when a waiter or waitress forgets about certain items you or your party ordered, it can be a real disappointment. With that said, being nice to your server and treating them with respect goes a long way. After all, they’re people too.


Ever been to a restaurant that was dark, dirty and dingy? Chances are, you didn’t have such a wonderful experience. Ambiance is key, so it’s important to check out the scenery beforehand.

Looking for the best of all of the above? You’ve come to the right place. At Chip’s we provide fresh, local cuisine at affordable prices and we strive to give our customers the best possible dining experience.

Chip’s Family Restaurant serves breakfast, lunch and dinner to customers in Fairfield, Orange, Southbury, Trumbull, Wethersfield, and our newest location, Southington, Connecticut. All our meals are homemade, breakfast is served all day and we use local fresh produce. To visit one of our locations or view our menu items, please click on the tabs above.