UberEats and Grubhub are just getting ahead of every food delivery app in the market, and constantly developing new offers and ideas to win the customer’s trust. These giant food delivery application companies invest a huge amount of money and offer unbeatable offers and services to reach the level, they are now.
If you are thinking about competing with these food delivery app companies, Good luck to you! There is still a chance to win this battle strategically.
How? We have been hearing about these applications which will definitely Scale up your restaurant business to the next level.
Available through iPhone, Android, and Blackberry. LocalEats is ideal for small scale restaurant business. Importantly, this application allows features like, location, category, price, website link, comments and description.
Profile update option allows to add special offers and special discounts to attract new as well as generate repeat business.
The option to call the restaurant and selecting out the parameters makes this food delivery app unique. Their application info also includes reviews and operating hours.
Food delivery market has enormous potential and also come in varieties; One is adjudicator and another one we can call as Platform support.
The difference is vast however, they both do justice to their usefulness and features
The meaning lies in its name. this type of restaurant application works as a mediator for user and restaurant. For ex, when the user orders a specific item from the menu, the application sends the request directly to the restaurant and that is it.
Now, the restaurant is responsible for handling the client’s request and delivery client’s order to their doorstep. There were times when these applications were booming in the market, now the time has come where restaurant just needs to focus on preparing food since the application takes all the responsibility to form taking client’s order to manage to deliver their food.
Zomato, UberEats, DoorDash is the live example of platform support applications, where you do not have to worry about managing clients and delivering food to them.
If you have your restaurant and wish to scale up your business by brining a larger audience, simply register your business at one of these food delivery platforms and you are set for life! All the things will be managed by the application, the restaurant just needs to manage the billing and pack the food for delivery. The delivery man will make sure your food reaches to user’s doorstep in a timely manner.
Easy peasy right! Because these food delivery applications constantly improve their platforms to keep audiences connected with food and restaurants at the same time.
Now you know which app type would be more suitable for your restaurant, let us jump right on to the features which are mandatory to have in your Food Delivery App.
Required features to have in Food ordering application
If you think that developing a food delivery application is a piece of cake, you are certainly getting mistaken. When a developer makes any food delivery application it gets developed layer by layer. The app development flow goes like User layer, Restaurant layer, Delivery layer, and Admin layer.
In-depth research and precise technical knowledge will come handy when you are developing Restro apps. Let us have a glace of features of Online Restaurant App.
- Search bar(menu)
- Payment Integration service
- Tracking orders
- Reviews and Rating
- Support 24*7
- Management Menu
- Push notification
- Rating and review management
- Complete registration
- Order management
- Order status updating
- Admin Login
- Restaurant Management
- Application Management
- Payment Management
- Offers and Coupons
- Complete Technical Assistance
These features will be extremely useful when in making the perfect order of restaurant application as well as maintaining the proper flow of operating from users to restaurants and delivery man and finally to admin.
To put in a nutshell, The food delivery application should make loyal customers stay as well as procure more word to mouth marketing and strong social media presence to sustain in the market.