Chef stands outside restaurant
A faulty check lets the Chef of a restaurant stand outside for 2 Sims hours until he goes in to start cooking.
Restaurant Employees do not appear in Sulani
This issue was fixed in Patch 1.54.120
Restaurants – Issues and Workarounds
Some tips for building a restaurant and getting around the issues. Some of the tips are still valid, others have been fixed and been replaced by new ones.
Sim is suddenly married to an unknown Sim
This bug was fixed in Patch 1.19.31. This should no longer happen to your Sims but it won't fix already borked Sims. With the patch, a new cheat was added so you can get rid of the wrong ones easily
Restaurant/Retail store corruption
Restaurants aren't properly recognized as owned.
Restaurant: Food is not being served/cooked
My cook is cooking the meal but does so in a loop. Food never finishes
How to hire your own created Sims for Restaurants
Instructions on how to hire your own Sims as employees
Restaurant Employees and Culling
Restaurant employees are being deleted by the game if you reach the culling limit and forgot to mark them as safe.
Own a restaurant and take your Sims out to eat with The Sims™ 4 Dine Out. Create and manage a variety of restaurants, hire staff, and set the perfect menu to earn a profit and expand your business. Dine out with Sims to enjoy all-new experimental cuisine and spend quality time with friends and family.