iRestaurant | iOS Universal Restaurant App Template (Swift)

iRestaurant | iOS Universal Restaurant App Template (Swift)

iOS and Android versins can share the same database on back4app

10 April 2018
• Updated to Xcode 9.3
25 September 2017
• Updated to Xcode 9, Swift 4, iOS 11
• Set Swift 3 @objc Inference as Default in Build Settings
• Added a 1125x2436px png image (iPhone X launch image) into Images.xcassets -> LaunchImage image set
• Adjusted some views in the Storyboard, because of iPhone X layout 
• Added these 2 delegates in the Events class declaration in Events.swift:
and changed the tableView delegate methods declarations into Swift 4 syntax
• Unchecked the Runtime API Checking | Main Thread Checker in Edit Scheme -> Diagnostics, accordingly to this post:
12 July 2017
• Initial release | XCode 8.3.x project, Parse SDK hosted on back{4}app

iRestaurant is a Universal App Template where you can show info about your Restaurant and send Push Notifications to all registered devices without having to update the app on the App Store, after applying a few configurations in the code (the User Guide explains what to do) you’ll be able to edit Menu, Gallery, Restaurant name and description, Events and so on via your own Parse Dashboard on or via the Adminca CMS panel for Parse apps (it’s all free).

Its backend is by Parse SDK, any way you only have to own a domain/hosting to upload a simple PHP file to receive reservation emails. You may also use a free hosting service like, it’s free and reliable.

iRestaurant is a native Xcode project, Swift language, Storyboard, Universal, super easy to customize, backend with Parse SDK hosted on

I’m new to Xcode UI interface, any help?

Sure, start by reading this tutorial, it will surely help you get familiar with Xcode and its UI interface:

About Parse SDK and back4app

Read this article for more info about back4app and Parse SDK:

Can I host Parse Server on my own server?

Yes, although I don’t provide support for the setup process, you can read the official Guide here:

I get a Code signing error in Xcode 8.x

That’s a bug of Xcode 8 with macOS Sierra, check this sample video to see how to fix it:

What about free support for this template?

I can offer free support for bugs encountered in the original code. Instead, if you’ve edited the code and messed something up with it, I may apply some fee to fix it either via TeamViewer or by checking your app project files directly on my computer.

Should I use the latest version of Xcode to edit this template?

Yes, I always update my apps to the latest version of the IDE.

  • XCode 9.x project – Swift – 64bit
  • 8.0+ – Universal – Storyboard
  • Send Push Notifcations to all registered devices via the Parse Push console on back4app
  • Edit data via the Parse Dashboard or CMS panel
  • PDF User Guide and PSD included
  • Easy to customize | Well commented code

  • Apple Mac computer with its latest OS version installed
  • The latest version of Xcode and some knowledge about its UI interface
  • Photoshop or any other image editor software
  • An Apple Developer account to submit apps to the App Store
  • An hosting server with PHP enabled – In case you don’t have one, you may check a free hosting provider on if you want a free hosting server
  • A free account on