The on-demand international food delivery service, foodpanda, has headed up north and opened up a world of exciting flavors to residents in Rawalpindi with its distinctive pink color. This Tuesday evening, people from the restaurant industry, the media, food & lifestyle bloggers and top customers of foodpanda, all overjoyed, came together to celebrate the company’s official launch in the city.

Rawalpindi residents will now be able to order a variety of food from over 200 restaurant partners right to their homes, offices and even outdoor hotspots, increasing convenience for users and providing restaurant partners with a new avenue to reach the customers. With the vision to deliver good food to the people every day, Rawalpindi is the fourth major city to enjoy the renowned service standards offered by foodpanda, following Karachi, Lahore, and Islamabad.

Aiming to deliver the best food the city has to offer to their customers no matter the craving or the price range, foodpanda knows that it is not merely about eating a meal but savoring that very first bite of food with the great discounts.

Nauman Sikandar Mirza, CEO, foodpanda Pakistan said on the occasion:

We are very excited to expand our service to Rawalpindi and deliver good food right to our customers’ doorstep, especially with our enhanced app and website. This is the perfect city for us to continue doing what we do best and we look forward to partnering with more restaurants on foodpanda.

The honorable chief guest, Mr. Nadeem Aslam Chaudhary, Commissioner Rawalpindi expressed:

The residents of Rawalpindi welcome foodpanda in Rawalpindi. With the ease of ordering food online, foodpanda has not only revolutionized the restaurant industry but also scaled up the growth of e-commerce altogether – building a proud Pakistan.

foodpanda has over 200 specially curated restaurants that are available in Rawalpindi, some of which include the international chains like KFC, Pizza Hut, Subway, McDonald’s, Domino’s, Burger King and also the local heroes including OPTP, The New Yorker Pizza, Tomatino Pizza Fiesta, Crunchies and many more.

foodpanda is dedicated to bringing food lovers around the world their favorite meals from the curated local restaurants. Since its creation, the on-demand food delivery service has grown to more than 27,000 partner restaurants in more than 190 cities across 12 Asian and Central Europe countries globally. foodpanda is active in Pakistan, Hong Kong, Singapore, Thailand, Malaysia, Taiwan, Philippines, Bangladesh, Brunei, India, Romania, and Bulgaria. It belongs to Delivery Hero, the worldwide leader in the food delivery industry.

Through the foodpanda’s website or via the new iOS and Android apps, the customers can enter their area and view a curated list of restaurants serving their neighborhood. Once they have found their meal of choice, they can place an order in the comfort of their home or office, paying online through foodpanda’s secure platform. The order is then carefully prepared by the restaurant, picked up by the foodpanda rider and delivered straight to their doorstep.