Dubai is a city that loves food, and with so many restaurants and cuisines to choose from, ordering food online is a convenient and popular option. Whether you are craving burgers, sushi, pizza, or salads, you can find a food delivery app that suits your taste and budget. Here are some of the best food delivery apps in Dubai that you can try.
Talabat is one of the most exclusive yet user-friendly food delivery apps in UAE. It offers a wide range of restaurants, cuisines, and dishes to choose from, as well as deals and discounts. You can also track your order live and pay online or by cash on delivery. Talabat has recently acquired Zomato UAE, so you can expect to see more restaurants and features on the app soon.
Careem is a “SuperApp” that not only provides ride-hailing services, but also food and grocery deliveries. Careem has thousands of restaurants available on the app, and you can search for dishes and restaurants through ingredients. You can also earn and redeem Careem rewards points for every order. Careem also offers tracking and live updates on its food orders.
Deliveroo delivers food from a carefully curated list of restaurants around the city, including Pickl, Café Bateel, and Magnolia Bakery. It charges Dhs7 for delivery, and orders usually only take 30 to 60 minutes. You can also filter your search by cuisine, price, rating, dietary preferences, and more. Deliveroo also has a subscription service called Deliveroo Plus that gives you free delivery and exclusive offers for a monthly fee.
InstaShop is not just a grocery app, but also a food delivery app that delivers hot meals directly from restaurants. You can browse through different categories such as breakfast, lunch, dinner, snacks, desserts, beverages, and more. You can also see the ratings, reviews, delivery time, and minimum order value of each restaurant. InstaShop also has a referral program that gives you credits for inviting your friends to the app.
EatEasy is another food delivery app that has over 9000 restaurants and cafes to choose from. It is available in both English and Arabic and covers all the emirates in the UAE. EatEasy also has a loyalty program that lets you earn points for every order and redeem them for vouchers and discounts. You can also enjoy 50 percent off your first order with the code EASY50.
Munch: On is a food delivery app that offers meals for only Dhs25 each. You can choose from a daily rotating menu of dishes from different cuisines such as Indian, Chinese, Italian, Thai, Lebanese, and more. You can also pre-order your meals up to a week in advance and schedule your delivery time. Munch: On also has a subscription service that gives you free delivery and access to exclusive deals.
Noon Food is a new food delivery app launched by Noon.com, the e-commerce giant in the Middle East. Noon Food allows you to order food from hundreds of restaurants across Dubai, Abu Dhabi, Sharjah, Ajman, Ras Al Khaimah and Al Ain. You can also enjoy free delivery on all orders above Dhs30 and get up to 50 percent off on selected restaurants. Noon Food also has a feature called “Cravings” that shows you personalized recommendations based on your preferences.
Carriage is the leading online food delivery service in the Middle East. The Carriage app has over 200 restaurants and a wide variety of cuisines. Carriage claims to be one of the fastest food delivery services in the Middle East, with an estimated average delivery time of 40 minutes and GPS live tracking that allows you to see your order while it’s on the way. There are several restaurants to choose from, like Slice, Memes Curry, Zero Carb, Rock House Slider, Proper Burger, Melenzane, Solo Pizza, and many more.
Eat Clean Me
Eat Clean Me is a food delivery app that specializes in healthy food options. You can choose from over 200 dishes that are prepared by certified nutritionists and chefs using fresh ingredients. You can also filter your search by calories, macros, allergies, cuisines, and more. Eat Clean Me also offers meal plans that are tailored to your goals and lifestyle.
Locale places a premium on community, decent wages, and good food. Although the app does not deliver from hundreds of restaurants, it does provide a few high-quality options, including Freedom Pizza, Wildflower Poke, Salad Jar, Coco Yogo, and other well-known brands.
My Eat Pal
If you’re having trouble sticking to your meal plan, MyEatPal, an app that helps you identify healthy dishes at your favourite eateries, can help. MyEatPal, like any other delivery network, connects users to restaurants so they can filter for their preferences and order their favourite meals; however, users can also filter by avoidances, diet plans, calories, and macronutrient ratio. What’s the best part? MyEatPal allows you to filter by dish rather than restaurant, ensuring that all of your healthy meals are filtered down to the last component.
This Etisalat app allows you to order food using Smiles points you earn by paying your phone bill. Smiles offers a huge list of popular eateries on it with plenty of buy-one-get-one bargains, like McDonald’s, Papa Murphy’s, and Jollibee, to mention a few.