Cost to the Restaurant to Implement a Solution. The least expensive valet service in town sent you a quotation that pegs a patronâ€™s charge at $7 per car, an amount that includes a $2 flat fee for parking at a nearby parking garage. The valet parking company has offered its service free of charge to the restaurant .
The major costs of operating a shuttle service are about $1,500 to buy a van and $200 per week to pay an employee to drive the van between the garage and the restaurant during dinner hours. Costs to advertise available parking options on the restaurantâ€™s website and at the restaurant are about $200.