Facebook’s latest release is aimed at helping restaurants to earn more business. This time, Facebook has released Food Ordering on its mobile app.
Facebook Food Ordering
Facebook food ordering is not available in all countries and seems to be available for larger chains (Papa John’s, Wingstop, Panera, Jack in the Box, TGI Friday’s, Denny’s, El Pollo Loco, Chipotle, Five Guys and Jimmy John’s) and some local restaurants (a quick NYC search brought up Carmine’s). Below is a list of the delivery services Facebook food ordering is compatible with (for the moment):
The new feature will even allow your potential customers to read reviews before placing an order for pick-up or delivery.
This feature is an add-on to other local business features Facebook has to offer such as:
Currently, there are no transaction fees for using this product, but it may be smart to run ads to get your restaurant to be more prominent on search.