SAN FRANCISCO, April 18, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- DoorDash, the restaurant delivery logistics and technology company that connects customers with local businesses, today announced that the company is now offering delivery in Columbus, Ohio. This announcement marks DoorDash's expansion into its 24th major metropolitan market in the US and Canada.
Starting today, customers in Downtown Columbus, Upper Arlington, Hilliard, Dublin, Powell, Westerville, Worthington, Lewis Center, New Albany, and Gahanna will be able to order from restaurant hotspots and discover new flavors via the DoorDash Android or iOS app or online at DoorDash.com. DoorDash will be expanding into more Columbus neighborhoods later this year. Delivery will be available for a special delivery price of $1 through the end of May.
Fast and fresh delivery will be available in under one hour from local favorites, including:
- Dirty Frank's Hot Dog Palace
- The Happy Greek
- The Thurman Cafe
"We're thrilled to bring DoorDash to Columbus, making delivery simple and affordable from the city's strong and diverse restaurant scene," said Tony Xu, CEO and co-founder of DoorDash. "We're looking forward to helping the community of local and national restaurant favorites take advantage of our data-driven logistics to connect the people and students of Columbus with the foods they love, fast."
"Our customers have asked for delivery for years. DoorDash's platform allows us to meet our delivery needs and keep our patrons happy," said Steve Heighton, Operations Manager for Dirty Frank's Hot Dog Palace. "We're proud to partner with DoorDash and can't wait to bring our food right to our fans' doors."
DoorDash is a Silicon Valley technology company that brings the very best of the city to your doorstep by connecting customers with local businesses. Founded in the summer of 2013, DoorDash empowers business-owners to grow their businesses by offering on-demand delivery, data-driven insights, and better in-store efficiency. By building the on-demand delivery infrastructure for local cities, DoorDash is bringing communities closer, one doorstep at a time. Read more on the DoorDash blog or at www.DoorDash.com.