From Oragami Menus to Social Media Fast Food

By: Courtney Scharf - Published: Jun 8, 2012
Menus are an integral part of the dining experience, and over the years a number of weird ways to order dinner have been offered to hungry customers.

Offering an amazing template for creativity, menus have undergone a massive makeover over the years, many of which reflect the increasing role of technology in the service industry. It seems that changes to menus go in two opposite directions; extremely high-tech or nostalgically whimsical. This aspect of the dining experience is an important branding opportunity for eateries, and capitalizing on a unique design is key for restaurants in order to stand out in the cutthroat industry.

Often adding an interactive and charming aspect to a customer's dining experience, menus are a canvas for creativity sure to see some exciting changes in the future.