In collaboration with India’s top hoteliers and restaurateurs, well-known food writer and critic Vir Sanghvi has launched EazyDiner, India’s first restaurant reservation platform that offers expert reviews, recommendations, deals with every reservation, insiders’ tips and an exclusive dining concierge service. Deepak Shahdadpuri, MD – DSG Consumer Partners, and Gulpreet Kohli, Ex MD – ChrysCapital have led the first round of funding.
Featuring over 8,000 restaurants, 200 bars, and 600 critic reviews, EazyDiner is a marketplace for restaurants and a one stop shop for researching and booking over 300 selected restaurants. EazyDiner also provides customized experience to its patrons through an expert concierge service, which allows diners to call one of its specially trained concierges @ 786 100 4444, who not only provide recommendations but also assist with bookings at even hard-to-get-into restaurants.
Commenting on the launch, Vir Sanghvi, Co-Founder, EazyDiner said, “The restaurant revolution is here. More restaurants are opening than ever before and Indians are eating out more frequently. EazyDiner is a way of helping diners make the right choices and putting restaurants in touch with the modern Indian diner. It doesn’t just make reserving tables easy but it also offers curated reviews by some of India’s top critics. The site contains the most up-to-date information on dining trends and our concierges are on hand to guide diners through the restaurant world. Plus, every booking through EazyDiner comes with an EazyDeal which could save diners anything from 10% to 50% of the total bill. This is the only restaurant site with authority and influence.”
Deepak Shahdadpuri, Managing Director, DSG Consumer Partners commented, “The F&B sector in India has been relatively slow to adopt new technologies, in tandem with the change in eating habits, lifestyle trends and consumer behavior. EazyDiner is a platform that serves the needs of both the restaurants and diners. The company’s vision is to reduce as much friction as possible in the dining out experience from discovery, search and reservations. EazyDiner brings together everything a diner is looking for: curated content, top critic reviews, real time online reservations, a concierge service and a dining loyalty program. Diners love being able to get real time confirmation when booking with restaurant partners. Restaurants can now use EazyDiner’s reach and marketing to attract more guests to dine with them. EazyDiner is led by a team of very experienced hospitality professionals who understand the needs and pain points of the industry and are now leveraging technology to address them.”
At present, EazyDiner services are exclusively available to the users in the Delhi NCR region and can be used through a call @ 786 100 4444, web @ https://www.eazydiner.com/ and mobile. The mobile app is already available on the Google Play platform and will be available on the iOS platform in May.
EazyDiner launches in Mumbai on the 1st of July with complete listing details of over 7,500 restaurants in addition to 500 partner restaurants with online reservations and exclusive deals. EazyDiner will roll out operations in Bangalore, Hyderabad, Pune and Chennai within this year.