We are thrilled to announce that Foodspotting is becoming a part of OpenTable. An app for finding and sharing great dishes at restaurants, Foodspotting is a must-have for foodies who enjoy documenting, sharing, and discovering photos of delicious dishes. “We’re proud to welcome the talented Foodspotting team to the OpenTable family,” said our own Matt [...]
Over the weekend, OpenTable sent diners a recap of their 2012 year in dining. Covering everything from how many reservations you made, the reviews you wrote, and how many Dining Cheques you received, the emails prompted a slew of fun tweets. Diners shared fond memories from the past year, boasted of their number of reservations [...]
Food and dining news from around the web and the world… * New year, new food apps. Here are eight recommendations for ways to make your mobile device more delish. [Forbes] * Eva Restaurant in Los Angeles still offers that 5% discount for checking your cellphone at the door. Do you dare to disconnect? [Huffington [...]
Confession: When I dine or drink out, my phone is almost always next to me on the table or the bar (Awful, right?). I like snapping pics of food, checking in, tweeting about where I eat, and so on. But, really, I do feel bad about it. I should be more present. Pay attention to [...]
The only way we like to use the phone to make restaurant reservations is when we’re using one of OpenTable’s mobile apps. Smiling and dialing is for telemarketers — not hungry diners, like Adam McFarland.
This week’s Tweet of the Week really spoke to me. I remember “working” simultaneously to achieve both VIP status and break the 10,000 Dining Rewards Points mark. When I achieved both goals, I felt infinitely more accomplished — smug, even. In other words, you and I are very much alike, Jeff.
It seems the higher we raise our collective consciousness and educate ourselves about our food sources, the harder it can be to navigate a restaurant menu and enjoy a guilt-free meal (or is that just me?). Some experts believe that red meat will one day become as verboten as smoking, and while everyone seems to [...]
Happenings on and around OpenTable… * We’ve been busy developing our free OpenTable Kindle Fire mobile app — and now it’s here. Download it now! * Share Our Strength 2012 Taste of the Nation fundraisers are happening in San Francisco on March 29th and a city near you. Buy tickets today. * Have foodies changed the rules [...]
Happenings on and around OpenTable this week… * In honor of seating our 15 millionth diner via our mobile apps, OpenTable has launched a new mobile site. Plus, we’ve got a cool infographic that shows our diners’ preferences for days, times, and cuisines! * You can win two tickets to ‘Brunch + Beyond’ with chef Gale [...]
Many people have been asking when OpenTable will bring its mobile app to Apple’s iPad. We are excited to tell you that the answer is — today! You can now download the latest OpenTable app here. As a mobile product manager, I wanted to share our view of this exciting platform. While it’s not yet [...]