Is all the external signage in perfect/ clean condition?
At all the blinds/ curtains closed on the first floor? No items visible in windows? (IKL exception)
Is all the fencing and perimeters in perfect/ clean condition?
Are all the surrounding bushes and trees well maintained?
Is all the shingle/ bark neatly raked within the bed? No weeds visible?
Is the car park litter and leaf free?
Are all the walls in perfect condition? No weeds around the bottom?
Are all the car park lines in perfect condition?
Are all the kerb edges debris free?
Are all the windows and external glass sparkling clean?
Does the 'A' board have a current offer advertised on both sides?
Does every external table have a potted plant and clean ashtray?
Is all the external lighting working and pointing in the right direction?
Are Jumberellas in perfect condition? All lights and heat lamps working?
Are all the parasols in clean and perfect condition?
Are all the planters in perfect condition and plants well maintained?
Are all lawns well maintained with stripes through them?
Have you checked everywhere to make sure there are no cigarette butts?
Is all the decking and patio clean and stain free?
Are all the external yard gates / back doors kept closed at all times?
Does the menu holder by the front door have the most recent menu in it?
Are cigarette butt bins by the front door emptied regularly?
Are there proper dog bowls rather than plastic containers?
Is the entrance lobby clutter free?
Is the front Matt clean and in perfect condition?
Is there an umbrella holder with umbrellas ready for guest use?
Is the bar counter clean, polished and sparkling?
Are there a selection of newspapers available?
Is the front of the bar clean and scuff free?
Is the underneath of the bar edge chewing gum free?
Is there a big display of fresh fruit on the front bar?
Are all the beer fonts clean with no missing badges, an not iced up?
Is the back bar clean, uncluttered and neat?
Are all the back by mirrors sparkling clean?
Are call the bar shelves stocked full of PRODUCTS?
Does every spirit bottle have a clean pourer? All facing the same direction?
Are all the labels of items on the back bar, shelves and fridges facing the guest?
Are all the bottles dust free?
Are olive and nut jars fully stocked, with swing label or price showing?
Are all bar tidies clean and stocked with napkins and black straws?
Are cocktail and wine lists clean and readily available?
Are any hand written/ laminated signs/ notices out of guest view?
Is the glass washer and area around it spotlessly clean (if on bar and I guest view)
Are all glasses sparkling clean?
Do all bartenders have a lighter, pen, bottle opener an at least 1 good joke?
Is all the brass and copper in the bar shiny?
Does every bar table have a spotlight centred on the middle?
Are all other spotlights pointing at products or on pictures/ wall decorations?
Are all bar tables and chairs clean an in good condition?
Do all bar tables have a clean tea light holder with tea light candle?
Are all scatter cushions plumped and in perfect condition?
Are all visible parts of the till and printer clean?
Are all the lights working and pointing in the right direction?
Are all the tables and chairs in perfect condition and well maintained?
Are all personal items out of guest view?
Do all the fridge lights work? Are the fridge doors sparkling clean?
Is there plenty of fresh fruit cut and ready for garnish?
Are all bottle skips an bins clean?
Is the coffee machine and area clean and organised?
Are the espresso and cappuccino cups hand painted 'la tazza bella Italia'?
Are all walls in perfect condition with no marks or chips?
Do some of the mirrors have hand chalked promotions written on them?
Is the bar at a comfortable temperature?
Is the music at an appropriate level?
Are all the doors squeak free and do not slam?
Are all wine glasses and water glasses in the restaurant polished?
Are all table centrepieces facing the door?