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Amazon Introduces Restaurant Delivery on Prime Now in Baltimore

Prime Now customers in Baltimore can now enjoy delivery from local restaurants, including City Cafe, HomeSlyce, Indigma, Locust Point Steamers, Matsuri, Shiso Tavern, The Helmand, and many more

Free one-hour delivery for a limited time on all restaurant orders

SEATTLE--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Dec. 3, 2015-- Amazon.com (NASDAQ: AMZN) today announced that Prime Now customers in Baltimore can now enjoy one-hour delivery from local restaurants, including City Cafe, HomeSlyce, Indigma, Locust Point Steamers, Matsuri, Shiso Tavern, The Helmand, and many more local favorites. Using the Prime Now mobile app, Baltimore customers can view participating restaurants, browse menus, place orders, track the status of their delivery, and watch as the driver travels from the restaurant to the delivery address in real time. Once an order is placed, Amazon drivers deliver the food in an hour or less.

“Baltimore’s vibrant mix of neighborhoods has created an equally vibrant food scene,” said Gus Lopez, general manager, Amazon Restaurants. “We’re excited to offer Amazon Prime customers a fast and convenient way to enjoy some of the city’s best restaurants without having to drive or take a water taxi.”

Starting today, restaurant delivery on Prime Now is available across ten zip codes in and around downtown Baltimore and will continue expanding restaurant selection in the coming weeks. Prime members can download the Prime Now app or visit amazon.com/primenow to enter their zip code and see if Prime Now is available in their area. In zip codes where restaurant delivery is available, customers will see Restaurants on the home page.

Participating Baltimore restaurants include:

● Acropolis Restaurant         ● Mario’s Original Pizza
● Agora Organic Market ● Matsuri
● Alewife Baltimore ● Mother’s Federal Hill Grille
● Amiccis ● Neopol Savory Smokery
● B. Doughnut ● Our House
● Brewer’s Cask

● Pasticcio Italian Kitchen

● Brown Rice ● Peace & A Cup of Joe
● Cardinal Tavern ● Penn Restaurant
● Cazbar ● Phaze 10
● Ceriello Fine Italian Foods ● Pizza Mart
● Cheese Galore & More ● Poblano Mexican Grill
● City Cafe ● Roberto’s Pizzeria Italiana
● Clark Burger ● Rosina Gourmet
● Cockey’s Restaurant & Bar ● Saigon Today
● David and Dad’s ● Saturday Morning Cafe
● Donna’s ● Shareef’s Grill House of Wraps
● Duda’s Tavern ● Shiso Tavern
● Falafelicious ● Sip & Bite Restaurant
● Felici Cafe ● Soprano’s Pizza
● Harbor Que ● Souvlaki Authentic Greek Cuisine
● HomeSlyce ● Thai Landing
● Ikaros Restaurant ● The Helmand
● Indigma ● The Laughing Pint
● Jukai Juice ● The Local Fry
● La Cuchara ● The Olive Room
● La Tavola ● Van Gough Cafe
● Langermann’s ● Verde
● Liam Flynn’s Ale House

● West Indian Flavour

● Locust Point Steamers ● Zaatar Mediterranean Cuisine
● Maiwand Grill

● And more coming soon...

 

“Customers love the convenience of delivery and now with Prime Now they can enjoy high quality food from great chefs delivered within an hour,” said Gino Cardinale, owner, City Cafe. “City Cafe has been serving customers in Baltimore for over 21 years and we’re excited to work with Prime Now to offer customers a new, convenient way to enjoy great food from the comfort of their home.”

Restaurant delivery on Prime Now offers customers transparent pricing—there are no menu markups or hidden service fees and delivery on all orders is free for a limited time. Customers pay using the information already stored in their Amazon account and orders are backed by Amazon’s award-winning customer service.

To learn more about Prime Now, and to download the mobile app, visit amazon.com/primenow. For restaurants interested in working with Prime Now, please contact restaurant-inquiries@amazon.com/.

More to Prime

Amazon Prime is an annual membership program for $99 a year that offers customers unlimited Free Two-Day Shipping on more than 20 million items across all categories, unlimited Free Same-Day Delivery on more than a million items in 16 metro areas, unlimited streaming of tens of thousands of movies and TV episodes, more than one million songs, more than one thousand playlists and hundreds of stations with Prime Music, early access to select Lightning Deals all year long, free secure, unlimited photo storage in Amazon Cloud Drive with Prime Photos and access to more than 800,000 books to borrow with the Kindle Owners’ Lending Library. In addition, Prime members in select cities receive one and two hour delivery through Prime Now on tens of thousands of items through a mobile app. Not a member? Start a free trial of Amazon Prime at amazon.com/prime.

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