Zomato is a popular online food delivery platform that allows customers to order food from a variety of restaurants and cuisines. Zomato operates in over 1000 cities across India and 23 other countries. Zomato was founded in 2008 by Deepinder Goyal and Pankaj Chaddah as a restaurant discovery and review website. Since then, it has expanded its services to include online food ordering, table reservations, grocery delivery, and subscription-based programs.
Zomato’s main features are:
- Order food online: Customers can order food from their favourite restaurants and get it delivered to their doorstep in minutes. Customers can also track their order status, pay securely, and avail discounts and offers. Zomato offers a wide range of cuisines, such as pizza, burger, biryani, dosa, cake, ice cream, and more. Customers can also filter restaurants by rating, price, location, or vegetarian options.
- Find the perfect restaurant for dining out: Customers can discover new restaurants near them by browsing menus, ratings, reviews, photos, and contact details. Customers can also book a table in advance, get directions, or call the restaurant directly from the app. Zomato also provides curated collections of restaurants based on themes, such as romantic, rooftop, buffet, or nightlife.
- Cook at home and get groceries delivered: Customers can order fresh fruits, vegetables, dairy products, staples, snacks, and more from local stores and get them delivered within an hour. Customers can also browse recipes and cooking videos from Zomato’s experts and chefs.
- Zomato Instant: Zomato recently announced a new feature that promises to deliver food in 10 minutes. Zomato Instant will run a pilot project in Gurugram to test the model for food deliveries. Zomato will partner with q-commerce firm Blinkit for this venture. Zomato Instant will offer selected dishes from restaurants that can be prepared and delivered quickly.
Zomato’s vision is to provide better food for more people. Zomato aims to become the world’s leading food delivery platform by offering convenience, quality, variety, and value to its customers. Zomato also strives to empower its restaurant partners and delivery partners by providing them with technology, data, and support. Zomato is constantly innovating and experimenting with new features and services to enhance the food experience for its users.