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Square Folded Menu Printing

Square folded menus offer an exciting way to design a creative menu for your establishment. Available to print in a choice of silk, gloss or uncoated paper stock. Choose from 148mm or 210mm square menus with half-fold, letter fold or z-fold finishing options.

Use our Free Folded Menu Design Tool to choose your own backgrounds, themes, and fonts. Once you have the design ready, just send us the file and we’ll do the rest! Our service is completely transparent and all prices are inclusive of free UK delivery!

Product Specifications

  • Square Folded Menus
  • 148mm / 210mm Square
  • Various Folding Options
  • Gloss / Silk / Uncoated Stock
  • Full Colour Print on Both Sides
  • FREE NATIONWIDE DELIVERY
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    The design fee includes image sourcing and up to 3 free revisions. Logo design or enhancement is not included. Delivery dates will be affected to compensate for design time.

    To avoid delays please ensure your artwork is supplied correctly. We will only contact you if there is something wrong with your supplied file.

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Square Folded Menus Printing from Cheap as Prints

Square folded menus provide a unique and visually engaging alternative to traditional A5, A4, or A3 folded menus. With options such as 148mm or 210mm square fold finishes, these menus offer versatility in size and shape, allowing businesses to showcase their offerings in a distinctive way. The square format lends itself well to a variety of design possibilities, making it an excellent choice for restaurants, cafes, and other establishments looking to make a lasting impression on their customers.

One of the key advantages of square folded menus is the ability to create multiple printed pages. With the option of four or six panels, businesses can effectively organise their menu items, specials, and promotions. The half-fold finish with four panels allows for a straightforward layout, providing ample space for essential information such as appetizers, entrees, desserts, and beverages. This format enables customers to easily navigate through the menu, ensuring a seamless dining experience.

Alternatively, the letter-fold (z-fold) option with six panels offers even more room for creativity and content. This format allows businesses to present their menu items in a visually appealing and organised manner. Each panel can be dedicated to a specific category, such as starters, salads, main courses, desserts, and beverages. This division enhances the overall readability and makes it convenient for customers to find their desired items quickly. Additionally, the z-fold design lends itself well to including eye-catching images, enticing descriptions, and enticing graphics, further enhancing the dining experience.

In conclusion, square folded menus offer an innovative and versatile alternative to traditional folded menus. With options for different sizes and fold finishes, businesses can create unique and visually appealing menus that effectively showcase their offerings. Whether utilizing a half-fold finish with four panels or a letter-folded design with six panels, these menus provide ample space for organising menu items and captivating customers’ attention. By incorporating branding elements consistently and utilising visually enticing graphics, establishments can create a memorable dining experience and leave a lasting impression on their patrons.

Order Online with Free UK Delivery!

Order your square folded menus online! Then send us your artwork file or let our professional designers help! Our artwork rates are competitively priced and we can send you a design draft within 2 days. If you still wish to provide your own design you can send us your file for a free artwork suitability check!

FAQ's

  • What file format should I use for designing a square folded menu?

    When designing a square folded menu, it is recommended to use a file format that supports high-resolution imagery and professional printing, such as PDF (Portable Document Format).

  • What are the bleed and margin requirements when designing square folded menus?

    When designing square folded menus, it’s recommended to include a bleed of around 3mm to 5mm on all sides to ensure the design extends beyond the final trim size. Additionally, maintaining a margin of at least 5mm inside the trim lines helps prevent cutting issues and contributes to a polished and professional layout.

  • Should I use CMYK or RGB colour mode when designing square folded menus?

    For professional printing, it’s crucial to use the CMYK colour mode, as this is the colour model used in the printing process.

  • What is the required resolution for images when designing square folded menus?

    Images should be high resolution, preferably 300 dots per inch (DPI) to ensure crisp and clear prints. Low-resolution images may appear pixelated or blurry when printed.

  • Can I include borders when designing a square folded menu?

    While borders can be added for aesthetic purposes, it’s advisable to keep them at least 5mm (0.2 inches) inside the trim edge to account for potential variations in the cutting process.

  • What is the best font size for clear readability when designing square folded menus?

    The best font size for clear readability on square folded menus typically ranges between 10 to 12 points, ensuring text is legible without sacrificing design aesthetics. Additionally, using a clean and easily readable font style contributes to optimal visibility and comprehension.

  • What paper stock is best for square folded menus?

    That depends on your requirements and budget. However, our most popular paper stock for square folded menus is 170gsm silk stock.

  • Why are square folded menus printed on thicker material crease folded?

    When folding thicker materials like 250gsm or heavier paper, there’s a chance of occasional cracking on the flap’s edge fibers. To address this, crease-folding is applied to ensure a smoother folding process and prevent damage to the fibers.

  • What will square folded menus printed on uncoated paper look and feel like?

    Square folded menus printed on uncoated paper will have a matt finish and a natural, textured feel. The lack of coating enhances the paper’s absorbency, giving a softer tactile experience and a subdued appearance to the printed colours.

  • What will square folded menus printed on gloss paper look and feel like?

    Square folded menus printed on gloss paper will have a shiny and reflective surface, providing a vibrant and polished look. The smooth texture of gloss paper gives a sleek and professional feel, enhancing the colours and details of the design for a visually striking result.

  • What will square folded menus printed on silk paper look and feel like?

    Square folded menus printed on silk paper will have a smooth and semi-gloss finish, offering a balance between matt and gloss. The silk paper provides a sophisticated and elegant feel, with enhanced colour vibrancy and a touch of sheen, resulting in a high-quality and professional appearance.

  • Why is lamination for square folded menus only available on the 350gsm silk stock?

    Lamination for square folded menus is typically only available on the 350gsm silk stock due to its thickness and durability. Lamination adds a protective layer to the menus, and the heavier stock can withstand the lamination process without compromising their structural integrity. Thinner or lighter stocks may not be suitable for lamination as they could become too rigid or prone to damage.

  • How will lamination enhance the look and feel of square folded menus?

    Gloss lamination enhances square folded menus with a glossy, vibrant finish that intensifies colours and captures attention. It provides a sleek and smooth texture, amplifying the visual impact. On the other hand, matt lamination offers a sophisticated, non-reflective finish that adds an understated elegance while providing a velvety, tactile feel.

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Print Sides

Single sided printing is suitable for designs that rely on simplicity, clarity and minimalism where uncluttered visuals and concise information are essential.

  • Recommended for designs that prioritise simplicity, clarity and minimalism
  • Ideal for conveying uncluttered visuals and concise information

Double sided printing, also known as duplex printing allows for effectively maximising space utilisation. This not only reduces cost but also enhances content organisation by providing more room for design elements.

  • Maximises space utilisation and reduces overall cost
  • Enhances content organisation by providing more room for design content

Delivery

Delivery is calculated based on working days and does not include weekends, bank holidays or seasonal periods. Please note that during busy periods, the delivery dates may vary from what is advertised online.

  • Delivery is calculated based on working days only
  • Excludes weekends, bank holidays and seasonal periods
  • During busy periods, delivery dates may vary
  • Free delivery to UK mainland addresses

PDF Proof

Your supplied artwork file will be processed for printing without a digital proof.

A PDF proof of your supplied artwork file will be emailed for reviewing and approving. Production will only begin after we receive confirmation of artwork approval from you via email. Please note the estimated date of delivery is subject to the order and artwork being approval by 12pm.

  • PDF proof of artwork will be emailed for review and approval
  • Production will only start after artwork approval via email
  • Estimated delivery date subject to artwork and order approval by 12pm

Quantity

For multiple designs, you’ll need to add a quantity to the basket separately for each design.

Artwork

Be sure to supply your design using the CMYK colour mode with a resolution of at least 300dpi. Additionally, embed fonts, outline text and extend bleed areas beyond the trim marks to prevent any important elements from being cut off during printing and trimming. To ensure artwork is supplied correctly to avoid delays, we recommend using our artwork templates.

Please Note: For most products, the CMYK colour mode is utilised, however, other printed materials such as carrier bags and branded writing instruments are printed using Pantone colours. Any artwork supplied in RGB will be converted in to CMYK or Pantone depending on the product. Please bear in mind this will result in a significant colour difference which we will make you aware of prior to print.

  • Designs should be supplied using CMYK colour mode
  • Resolution should be at least 300dpi
  • Fonts should be embedded and text outlined
  • Bleed areas should be extended beyond trim marks
  • RGB artwork will be converted to meet printing requirements

Please include a clear overview of the project objectives, outlining specific deliverables. This should include desired aesthetics or style preferences and any technical requirements or constraints that need to be considered. The advertised artwork rate includes one design concept with unlimited minor revisions but excludes logo creation. Please refer to our logo design services if you would like a new logo or would like to make amendments to an existing one.

Please Note: By selecting our artwork services the delivery date for your order will be affected to compensate for the design time.

  • Provide design brief outlining project objectives
  • One design concept with unlimited minor revisions
  • Excludes logo creation or amending existing one
  • PDF proof of artwork will be emailed for review and approval
  • Production will only start after artwork approval via email
  • Estimated delivery date subject to artwork and order approval by 12pm