Food is one of the basic necessities of human beings. Digital technology is doing wonders for the benefit of humans. You may be busy in office or performing some household chores. Or you are up for some late-night work. Suddenly you feel hungry and find that you have nothing to eat. Online food ordering services come handy in such a situation. You may even want to visit some restaurant or eatery on your own. You can check reviews, menu and timings before on these for better eating out experience. Pakistan is moving ahead in embracing innovations. Here are some food delivery services which are serving Pakistani people.
Foodpanda launched in Pakistan on 31st October 2012. It is a part of Foodpanda GmbH, a German mobile food delivery marketplace running operations in 11 countries. German online food-delivery service Delivery Hero acquired Foodpanda group in December 2016. Rocket Internet group who runs Kamyu, Lamudi and Carmudi; has shares in Delivery Hero. Foodpanda fully operates in Karachi, Lahore, Islamabad and Rawalpindi. It also covers cities like Faisalabad, Sialkot, Multan, Hyderabad, Peshawar and Quetta. It is also making inroads in cities like Sukkur, Murree, Mangla, Pano Aqil, Bahawalpur, Sadiqabad, Larkana, Sahiwal, Wah Cantt, Abbotabad, Rahim Yar Khan, Dera Ghazi Khan, Sargodha and Gujranwala. Foodpanda offers menus for Pakistani, Chinese, Fast food and bakeries. Users can order meals through Foodpanda iOS app and Foopanda Android app for mobile phones. Foodpanda strengthened its status of top online food ordering app by acquiring second best player EatOye in February 2015.
SuperMeal.pk launched operations in Pakistan on 14th August 2012. It is powered by SuperMeal Limited. It operates in Karachi, Lahore, Islamabad, Rawalpindi and Hyderabad. SuperMeal.pk is developed by WaqarTech Pvt Ltd, the force behind Foortal.pk, another food portal which is now defunct. Foortal was merged with SuperMeal.pk in June 2014. Food lovers can make orders from Android app for SuperMeal easily.
A definite option is Cheetay.pk for the people who are in Lahore. A rather new startup Cheetay.pk started operations on 31st January 2016. It is powered by Cheetay Logistics (Pvt.) Ltd. It is built by Jabberwock Ventures. Cheetay.pk also provides deals on a number of restaurants in Lahore. Foodies can place orders through Cheetay iOS app and Cheetay Android app on smart phone. Slogan of Cheetay.pk is Kya Chahye? Cheetay In The Palm Of Your Hand is their answer to the food cravings of Lahories. Founder and CEO of Cheetay.pk and Cheetay Logistics is Ahmed Khan, who is also Principal of Jabberwock Ventures and Director of Inter Market Knit.
Eat Mubarak is a new food ordering and delivery service in Pakistan. It is operating in Karachi, Lahore and Islamabad. This startup is co-founded by Yusuf Jan (former Chairman of Pakistan Software Houses Association) and Syed Sair Ali (Booked.pk mastermind). Eat Mubarak is the “Democratic Republic of Foodies” according to the people running it. “Eat Mubarak” was named so taking inspiration from “Eid Mubarak”. Food unites people and Eid spreads happiness. Eat Mubarak is aiming for Pakistan that is united and happy with food. Food acholic persons may order meals via Eat Mubarak iOS app and Eat Mubarak Android app for smart devices.
Tossdown is a restaurant discovery, food guide and deal finding service. It is operating in 8 countries including Pakistan. Tossdown is a food portal which provides an interactive guide of all types of eateries. It covers cities like Karachi, Lahore, Islamabad, Peshawar, Rawalpindi, Faisalabad, Gujranwala, Multan, Hyderabad and Abbotabad. Food cravers can seek help from Tossdown iOS app and Tossdown Android app for mobile phones. Foodies can order meals through ordrz.com which is powered by Tossdown.
Online food ordering services like Foodible (Foodible iOS app and Foodible Android app), HiFood (HiFood Android app), foona and some others are also serving people in Pakistan. Food lovers can express their experience with these food ordering services in comments. Are you satisfied with their offerings or they need some major improvements? You can also mention any other food delivery services in comments. Your feedback about mouth watering and tasteful meals is welcome.