Leading Restaurant Reservation Site EazyDiner comes to Bengaluru after Successful Launches in Delhi NCR and Mumbai earlier this Year. In collaboration with India’s top hoteliers and restaurateurs, EazyDiner announces its entry into Bengaluru. EazyDiner launched its service in Delhi earlier this year in January and has grown close to 40X in the last 10 months. This online reservation platform has booked 15,000+ diners in October alone, up from the 400 diners in January. EazyDiner is the only service in India offering real-time guaranteed restaurant reservations supported by a round the clock – 24 hours dining concierge.
Founded in late 2014, EazyDiner is India’s first online restaurant reservation platform curated by India’s leading food critic Vir Sanghvi amongst others and passionate hoteliers with more than 80 years of collective experience in the hospitality industry. EazyDiner helps a user read concise reviews and recommendations by top critics, find great restaurants and bars, make online reservations within 30 seconds and every reservation comes with a deal which enhances the dining experience, whether it is a substantial discount or a glass of wine for every diner. Diners also have access to an experienced food concierge for personalized recommendations. EazyDiner is committed to leading the Indian dining revolution with advanced database management of active diners and recommendations by top food critics. EazyDiner will launch in Chennai later this year followed by Pune.
Sue Reitz, Managing Director of EazyDiner commented, “We are very excited with the growth that we have seen in the last ten months in Delhi NCR & Mumbai. The response to EazyDiner has been phenomenal and we are pleasantly surprised as to how people have embraced a new way to make restaurant reservations. Not only are we bringing in a dining revolution but we are also filling up restaurants like never before as diners continue to save substantial money and time, every time they dine through us.”
EazyDiner now features over 27,000 restaurants and bars in Delhi NCR, Mumbai and Bengaluru with menus and photographs. EazyDiner has more than 1,000 expert critic reviews and insider tips for the best restaurants. EazyDiner is a platform for restaurants and diners; a one-stop-shop for researching and booking close to 1,000 restaurants instantly. 40 % of the bookings made to date have been made via the EazyDiner iOS & Android apps reflecting the smart phone penetration and usage patterns in India. The EazyDiner iOS and Android apps have been rated as the highest scoring apps as they enable users to book a table in under 20 seconds.
The platform also provides a customized experience to its diners through its expert concierge service, which allows diners to call a trained dining concierge team @ 786 100 4444, who not only provide recommendations but also assist with bookings at even hard-to-get-into restaurants. The EazyDiner platform helps a diner get bookings at their favorite restaurants with great deals and earn EazyRupees with every reservation. Partner restaurants include some of India’s best restaurants and range from award-winning stand-alone restaurants to top five-star hotels. EazyTrends is a celebration of food and beverage trends and how things are evolving in this dynamic space and fresh content is produced daily.
Mr. Deepak Shahdadpuri, Managing Director, DSG Consumer Partners said, more than ever, diners are choosing where to dine and making bookings based on information accessed on their mobile devices. Eazydiner is now bringing their successful product to Bengaluru after testing the market in Delhi since January and launching in Mumbai in July. EazyDiner has significantly enhanced its product and services since its initial launch incorporating the learnings from each market, diners and restaurants. EazyDiner works very hard everyday for its diners and restaurants to make the dining out experience easier and more fun.
“EazyDiner is currently the only platform in India to offer real time guaranteed reservations 24X7. Curated content including critic reviews and insider tips.”
Mr. Ash Lilani, Managing Partner & Co-founder of Saama Capital said, “EazyDiner is perfect for Bengaluru which is a city with a strong culture of food and dining out. The city has a high concentration of restaurants per capita as well as a strong understanding of leveraging technology for efficiency. I expect the adoption rate for the app in the city to have a lot of momentum very quickly.”
Launched by Vir Sanghvi in collaboration with India’s top hoteliers and restaurateurs, EazyDiner has raised $3M from investors like Chrys Capital, DSG Consumer Partners, Saama Capital, Deepak Shahdadpuri, Gulpreet Kohli.