Mataam - Responsive Restaurant Wordpress Theme

Mataam - Responsive Restaurant Wordpress Theme

Mataam is a very powerful theme with many features easy to edit for both, users without programming knowledge and for developers. It empowers you to change any color of elements such as backgrounds, texts, links, menu links, typography, etc. The main content block is placed before the sidebar regardless of the sidebar position, so it is crawled first by search engines, so its SEO Optimized :)

Theme Features

  • Elastic Slider – from Coddrop
  • Nivo Slider
  • Single Video – This slider has 1 field to enter the video embed code in the theme options panel.
  • Static Image – This slider has 1 field to upload the image via theme options panel.
  • Business Hours group display option for days
  • Food menu shortcode
  • 2 New styles of shortcodes for Food Menu
  • Business Hours Labels changing option in language tab in options panel
  • Admin notification for booking requests
  • Custom Background Image for pages
  • Custom Background Image for posts
  • Custom Subheader Image for pages and posts
  • Today’s Special Shortcode ( tags based )
  • Category Archive for the Menu Post Types
  • Reservation Confirm/Unconfirm/Deny
  • Custom Email setup for booking request
  • Custom Email setup for booking confirmed
  • Custom Email setup for booking status changed
  • Change Week Day Starting provided in the documentation
  • Widgetized Footer
  • WordPress Custom Menu Support
  • Unlimited Sidebars. Create and select any sidebar for each page.
  • 100+ Google & Custom Cufon Fonts.
  • Light / Dark Skin
  • Unlimited Color Skinning Options
  • 8 Custom Widgets
  • Text Widget Support Shortcodes.
  • 80+ Custom Shortcodes
  • Wordpress MU Compatible
  • OOP Framework.
  • Built-in Shortcode Generator.
  • Advanced Options Panel (Import or Export the theme options panel settings.)
  • Google Map Integrated
  • Blog single post with threaded comments
  • This theme skinning options empowers you to change any elements such as backgrounds, texts, links, menu, typography, etc.

Fonts & Colors Editing

  • Over 100+ Google fonts offered with theme
  • Custom 30+ Cufon fonts
  • Unlimited combinations of colors editing for many elements
  • Background Images – You can also upload background images on per section bases instead of solid background color for subheader, body background etc.

Custom Widgets

  • Table Reservation – Display the reservation form
  • Recent Posts – Display the most recent posts with title and date with no of comments or title and post excerpt. Also provides you an option to display post thumbnail or no image. Limit the number of posts to display. Limit the characters to display if title and content is chosen
  • Popular Posts – Display the most popular posts based on comments with title and date with no of comments or title and post excerpt. Also provides you an option to display post thumbnail or no image. Limit the number of posts to display. Limit the characters to display if title and content is chosen
  • Twitter Tweets – Display the recent tweets by limiting the tweets and displays the tweets posted status
  • Flickr Photos – Display the Flickr photos with limiting the photos
  • Contact Info – Displays the quick contact info with address, name, state, city, zip code, email, phone etc.
  • Contact Form – Displays the quick contact form. Input email id to display.
  • Sociables – Displays a sociables saved in theme options panel.
  • Google Map – Insert the fields longitude latitude and address to display the short or long google map.

Custom Sociables

The theme comes with default 30+ sociable icons of 16×16 pixels sizes can be added easily from theme options panel. Displays on right side of the footer.

Custom Sidebars

The theme provides unlimited custom sidebars option where you can add for pages or posts. Display the sidebar positioning left of the right side for each page or posts without affecting the code hierarchy as the main content block is always placed before the sidebar regardless of the sidebar position. It’s best for SEO to have your sidebar on the right to your main content is crawled first, if you use a left sidebar to show your most recent posts they will rank higher in SERP (Search Engine Results Page).

Theme currently has 6 Column support for the footer where you can place the custom widgets or default widgets including the Teaser text for the footer area.

Theme Localization

This theme is Internationalization and localization built into its structure to easily used for different languages. Few texts in the theme have an option to change texts in theme options panel. You can change the weekdays’ labels in your language in theme options panel.


The Theme comes with simple, easy and feasible option to use shortcodes built in the theme with just one click. Theme have almost 100+ Shortcodes including typography styling and blog posts styling.


v6.0.0 - 2018-02-10
### Added
- New datepicker UI for reservation calendar
- One click demo importer
- New theme options importer
- 3 Header Styles
- Fixed Header Style
- New fontawesome icons 4.7.0
- New Hamburger Icon for mobile responsive menu
- Custom font for the food menu title
- Option for the fancyheading alignment with align attribute
- Google Font Option
- New UI for the theme options area
- Icons box widget
- Header style 3 Left widget
- Header style 3 Right widget
### Fixed
- Text overlap in next prev of flex slider
- Flex slider min height issue i tablet mode
- Several issues with mobile layouts
- Unwanted label element from the form submissions
- Sticky Bar issue when admin bar is visible
- datepicker UI conflict with UI Tabs
- Issue with mobile responsive in portrait and landscape
- Issue with tablet responsive in portrait and landscape
### Changed
- Food menu list elements to un ordered list
- Buttons shortcode with proper alignment
- Flex Slider direction nav icons
- Dash Icons for the custom post types
- Now fontawesome icons will use a prefix `fa` instead of `icon-`
- reduced sociable icons size to minimal size
### Removed
- Fontawesome old version
- p element from the subheader description area
- Old fontawesome enqueue files

### Child Theme Modification
- style.css
- functions.php

v5.1.0 - 2016-11-15
### Added 
- Flex Slider Options with fade/slide.
- Flex slider font icons for arrows.

### Fixed 
- The nolink issue with the slider. 
- Missing Flex slider since version 3.0.0
- ei-slider no link issue.
- Breadcrumb NavXT external_url from the TGM Plugin.

v5.0.0 - 2016-08-19
### Added 
- Js i18n for the datepicker js files.
- Sociables for sharing on the single posts.
- New Theme Options XML.
- Datepicker better UI functionality.
- The tooltip for the share links display.
- Custom post classes for a single slider and single post.
- Date picker Language Changing option.
- Calendar Languages for datepicker.
- Share Icons for the blog posts.
- Google Map API Key for the Maps since v3.
- Conditional code for the footer widgets area.

### Changed
- Breadcrumb NavXT plugin src from the repository.
- Better UI for the single page for the food menu.
- Contact form widgets error display on submit.
- Mobile Menu image changed to fontawesome hamburger style bars.
- Fixed string translations.
- Widget constructors since WordPress 3.5+
- Scroll wheel for the google map.
- Food menu with smaller thumbnails for a better UI.
- TGM Class plugin activation core file.
- Google Fonts - with full variants. Total : 770+ Fonts.
- theme_comment function for the custom comment form code.
- WordPress Importer functionality with the latest from the codex.
- Datepicker css modified.
- add_object_page replaced to add_theme_page.
- Fontawesome core CSS to v4.6.3
- Fontawesome to v4.6.3
- Comments page template to the latest version.

### Removed 
- Unwanted spaces from preloading js file.

### Fixed 
- Clearfix added for the primary content area.
- Several issues with the food menu UI.
- An issue with clearfix for the primary content area.
- Indentation for functions.php file.
- Widget constructor method.
- Slider Thumbnails not displaying issue.
- An issue with an added extra price.
- Alert message and form css changed.
- Several Responsive issues.

:warning: *Almost all the files have been modified and crosschecked for the Locatlization.Child Theme stylesheet import option removed and added function in functions.php Modified functions.php file in child theme.*

v4.0.0 - 2015-07-22
### Added 
- add_theme_support for title-tag.
- One Click Install for the Sample Data.
- One Click Install for the Default Options Backup.

### Changed
- Fontawesome Update to the latest version.
- Responsive Menu to the latest version.
- Mobile Menu with active page class highlights.
- Nivo Slider jQuery.
- Flex Slider jQuery.
- Flex Slider CSS file.
- Twitter Widgets Updated.
- User Interface for the post and page meta options.
- Image based sociables converted to Fontawesome based.

### Removed 
- Old Title Tag.
- Image based sociables.

### Fixed 
- JQuery PrettyPhoto Updated to Latest Version.
- querystring_reset undefined variable.

:warning: *Almost all the files have been modified and crosschecked for the Localization.Functions.php modified in the Child Theme.*

v3.0.0 - 2015-01-30
### Added 
- Sociables link added with the target to open in new page.
- Empty paragraph elements display none.
- Sub Navigation Template.
- Child Theme Extendibility Option.
- Section Fullwidth background.
- Section Fullwidth Parallax background.
- iPhone 5 responsive media query.
- Nexus device responsive media query.
- String translations for twitter status notification.

### Changed
- New Fontawesome v4.0+
- New Interface for the Options Panel.

### Fixed 
- WordPress Native functions override.
- Security vulnerability fixes in admin-interface.php.
- Compatibility with WordPress 4.1
- The efficiency of meta and tax queries has been improved.
- Child theme bugs in the recent updates.
- Reservation email notification issue.

v2.1 - 25th July 2014
### Added
- Admin User Interface Changed.
- Todays Special Shortcode Link title true/false.
- Sociables link target in a new window.
- Mobile menu text localization.
- Figure tag to the image.

### Changed
- Fontawesome icons (fontawesome folder copied to root folder)
- Documentation File.
- Twitter API.
- Color Picker.
- Media upload.

### Removed 
- advance-options.php
- colorpicker js.
- CDATA from javascript.

### Fixed 
- Food Menu List pagination shortcode if is frontpage.
- register_nav_menu Native Functionality.
- $options variable prefix issue .
- Mail functionality issue.
- Image resize issue.
- Google font protocol issue.
- Custom font upload issue on the theme-options panel.

v2.0 - 2014-01-28
### Added 
- Additional Price for Menu Items.
- Google font for Food Item Price.
- Font Properties for Food Item Price.
- Background Color Option for Food Item Price.
- Google font preview in Theme Options Panel.

### Changed
- 'start_el' Start the element output WP function.
- Child Theme Compatibility Issue.
- Check with WP3.8 Compatibility.

### Fixed 
- \[localization error] in Reservation Template.
- Undefined index issues in various shortcodes.
- EI-Slider default link to No Link.
- Check with WP3.8 Compatibility.

v1.9 - 2013-08-28
### Changed
- Wordpress 3.6 Compliances.
- TGM Class Plugin Activation to the new version.

### Fixed 
- Theme options Export to new options.
- Default posts on the front page.
- Undefined index issues on activation.

v1.8 - 2013-01-18
### Added
- Display Order for menu items.
- Display Order added in theme options panel.
- Character limit increased to 300 in the menu description.
- Added Localization for the reservation status.

### Fixed 
- 3.5.2 Layout page meta fields not saving Issue.
- Contact form submission widget issue.
- Contact form submission shortcode issue.

v1.7 - 2013-07-10
### Added
- Twitter v1.1 Settings in Theme options.
- Custom Slider Option Added.
- Google Web Fonts separate for various elements.
- Twitter Settings in Theme options.
- Custom slider added for pages.
- Localization for Reservation Status.

### Changed
- Twitter API v1.1

### Fixed 
- Reservation Week Days issue.
- Theme options load issue now faster.
- Page layout and meta options not saving in WP3.5.2
- Reservation Mail system bug.

v1.6 - 2013-05-07
### Added
- Custom font face Uploader.
- TGM Plugin Activation.
- Responsive Pricing Table.
- Slider Categories.
- New fontawesome css 3.0.2

### Changed
- Contact info widget.
- Contact info shortcode.
- VT_RESIZE image resizer changed to Aqua Resizer.
- Shortcodes in generator alphabetical order.

### Removed 
- skin.css
- Old Breadcrumb integrated Plugin
- Cufon Font Replacement
- Timthumb Image Resizer Option

### Fixed 
- Skin Generator Bug.
- Contact info icons shortcode.
- Google Map Shortcode Bug.
- Breadcrumb Plugin Activation Bug.
- Menu Category Image Issue.

v1.5 - 2012-12-19
### Added
- Ribbons Dropdown List in Shortcodes.

### Changed
- Options Panel UI Changed.
- Options Panel UI Changed.

### Fixed
- Wordpress 3.5 Ready.
- Options Panel Slow Loading issue.
- Reservation Calendar UI in Admin Area.

v1.4 - 2012-12-11
### Added
- Google Map Shortcode.
- Google Map Multiple Marker Option.
- Google Map Widget.
- Menu link enables/disable.
- Menu thumb enables/disable.
- Menu categories grouping.
- Dutch Translation.
- Teaser Background Color Option.
- Menu Bar Background option.
- Calendar Week Start Day option.
- Contact Form shortcode.
- Contact Form widget.

### Fixed 
- Custom sidebar bug.
- Menu Order by display order (added in mataam options ).
- Menu Color issue.

v1.3 - 2012-10-30
### Added
- Added .POT file for localization.

### Fixed
- sidebar collapsing issue.
- Contact form shortcode and widget localization bug.

v1.2 - 2012-10-22
### Added
- Added header Background Color Option.
- Added topbar Background Color Option.

### Fixed 
- API new version.
- Food Menu Item Limits.

v1.1 - 2012-09-25
### Added
- Color Option primarymenu bar background color.
- Google map Custom Marker icon in widget and shortcode.
- Child Theme Support.

### Changed
- Sociables css.

### Fixed
- Contact form email sending issue.
- Flickr images bug in ie8 and ie9.

v1.0 - 2012-09-24 Initial Release