Uber Eats launches in Lucknow, soon to launch in Noida too


Uber Eats, the on-demand food delivery application has launched in Lucknow, making it a total of 16 cities in India to experience the service in just 12 months. Uber Eats has partnered with a selection of over 175 restaurant partners in the city to deliver their food. The service is available seven days a week and the orders delivered in maximum 35 minutes at a delivery fee of Rs 20.

The company said that it is the fastest growing food tech delivery service will be available in key neighborhoods such as Aminabad, Gomti Nagar, Indira Nagar, Hazratganj, Hasanganj, Aliganj & Mahanagar. Uber Eat aims to expand its presence across the complete city within the first month of operations.

Commenting on the launch, Bhavik Rathod, Head of Uber Eats India said, “There is a huge opportunity for Uber Eats in the city of Lucknow, being the first entrant into the food delivery apps category in this bustling city. Lying in the middle of the Heritage Arc, it is known for its Nawabi era finesse and amazing food. We are confident that with the best restaurant partners on board and our robust delivery network, this is the perfect time for Uber Eats to launch in the city. Lucknow can now satiate their food cravings at the tap of a button. With Uber Eats, consumers can sit back and relax while restaurants can focus on maintaining their quality of food.”

Powered by the same global technology that enables riders to travel seamlessly from A to B, Uber Eats is an on-demand food delivery app that partners with more than 80,000 restaurants in 200 cities around the world to bring millions of people the food they want at the tap of a button. In India, Uber Eats was first launched in Mumbai in May 2017. Within 12 months, the service launched in Mumbai, Gurgaon, Bengaluru, Delhi, Chandigarh, Chennai, Hyderabad, Pune, Kochi, Jaipur, Kolkata, Coimbatore, Vizag, Ahmedabad, Indore and now Lucknow taking the total to 16.

The Uber Eats app is separate to the Uber app that people use to request a ride. The app has been built specifically to make food delivery as seamless as possible, at the tap of a button.