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Uber Eats now available in Port Elizabeth!

Oct 12, 2018
Uber Eats now available in Port Elizabeth!

From Wednesday, Port Elizabeth locals can now order delicious meals with a touch of a button on the Uber Eats app. Dubbed as the friendly city, Port Elizabeth becomes the sixth city in the country to receive a quick, reliable way of ordering food on the Uber Eats app.

Uber Eats is an on-demand food delivery app powered by Uber, and it’s just as easy and convenient to use as the rides app people know and love. From personalised recommendations, scheduling orders ahead of time to filtering for the right food, Uber Eats makes eating well effortless, any time for everyone.

“Uber Eats global has recently changed its logo and we are thrilled to be launching Uber Eats in the friendly city with our new look and feel. Over the past two years, Uber Eats has been at the helm of satisfying the needs of our customers, bringing them their favourite meals in the quickest, convenient and most reliable method,” says Ailyssa Pretorius, General Manager for Uber Eats South Africa.

Uber Eats Port Elizabeth

In Port Elizabeth, Uber Eats will be available in the following areas Summerstrand,  Walmer and surrounding areas with many new locations to be added in the upcoming weeks. So, whether Eaters are in the mood for a burger from McDonald’s, feeling one of Panarottis’ tasty pizzas or even some delicious treats from Wimpy, Eaters can now have it delivered within 35 minutes.

Uber Eats also offers delivery partners a flexible way to make money on a schedule that works for them. They work when they want, and choose how they want to deliver, from driving a car to riding a bike or scooter.

Pretorius concludes, “We recently celebrated our two-year anniversary and what better way to celebrate by bringing the magic of Uber Eats to Port Elizabeth - creating a new way for consumers to access the food they love, opening up new earning opportunities for delivery-partners, and enabling local restaurants to connect with more customers to grow their business.”

Feeling hungry? Find out how to order:

Eaters in Port Elizabeth can order through the app  from 10:00 am until 10:00PM, seven days a week.

  • Download the Uber Eats app – you can sign in using your Uber account or sign up to create a new one.
  • Tell us where to deliver – add your home, work or any other address you’d like.
  • Browse local restaurants – search for your favourite meal or try something new.
  • Check out with a tap – pay with your card on file.
  • Please use code EATSLOVESPE -Which allows for free delivery off your first 3 orders
  • Track your order – watch as your order gets picked up and delivered to you.
  • Rate your food, the restaurant and delivery-partner.

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