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Prime Now in San Diego Keeps Getting Better: Introducing Restaurant Delivery

Prime Now customers in San Diego can now enjoy delivery from local restaurants, including Carnitas’ Snack Shack, Dumpling Inn, Rubicon Deli, T Deli, Tajima, Tandoori Hut and many more

Free delivery for a limited time on all restaurant orders

SEATTLE--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Feb. 16, 2016-- Amazon.com Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN) today announced that Prime Now customers in San Diego can now enjoy delivery from local restaurants, including Carnitas’ Snack Shack, Dumpling Inn, Rubicon Deli, T Deli, Tajima, Tandoori Hut and many more. Using the Prime Now mobile app, San Diego 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 delivery drivers pick up and deliver the food within an hour or less. The average delivery time since introducing restaurant delivery on Prime Now is 39 minutes.

“San Diego has great cuisines from all around the world and we are excited to bring them right to the doorstep of San Diego customers through Prime Now Restaurant Delivery,” said Gus Lopez, general manager, Amazon Restaurants. “Starting today, San Diego customers can browse dozens of great local restaurants and place an order to be delivered in under an hour – no more fighting traffic to get food from your favorite local restaurants.”

Starting today, restaurant delivery is available across 16 zip codes in San Diego. 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.

“Whether you’re looking to order our Triple Threat Pork Sandwich or you’re craving our house-made Carnitas Tacos, you can now get them delivered right to your door through Prime Now Restaurant Delivery,” said Liz Baird, Carnitas’ Snack Shack. “Customers already trust Amazon to deliver just about everything and now they’re extending that trust to hot food. We see this as a tremendous opportunity to reach customers who may not have time to get out during lunch or wait in line.”

Participating San Diego restaurants include:

• Alforon     • Miller’s Field
• Bali Thai Cafe • Monroe’s Market
• Bangkok Poco The Restaurant • Native Foods Cafe
• Bayside Landing • Maxim’s Palace Chinese Restaurant
• Bistro Sixty • North Shore Deli and Juice Bar
• Buddies Burgers • Northside Shack
• Cafe21 • Ototo Sushi Co.
• Cali “O” Burgers • Papa Luna’s Empanadas
• Cap’s Pizza & Bar • Paris Bakery
• Carnitas’ Snack Shack • Poma’s Italian Deli
• Carnivore Sandwich • Rosaria Pizza
• Chedi Thai Bistro • Rubicon Deli
• Chopstix Too • S&M: Sausage & Meat

• Chris’ Ono Grinds - Island Grill

• Sadaf Restaurant
• Coconut Thai Asian Bistro • San Diego Brewing Company
• College Sub Shop • Sandwich Stop Deli
• Crest Cafe • Shima Japanese Steakhouse
• Devine Pastabilities • Simon’s on Sixth
• Dumpling Inn • Sizzling Pot King
• El Rey Taco Shop • Subterranean Coffee Boutique
• El Rodeo Taco Shop • Sundara
• El Toro Del Cerro Taco Shop • Sushi Co.
• Embargo Grill • Sushiya
• Firehouse – American Eatery + Lounge • T Deli
• Flavors of East Africa • Tajima
• Flavors of Mayura • Tandoori House
• Gaglione Brothers • Tandoori Hut
• Giant New York Pizza • Taste & Thirst
• GoodOnYa Deli • Thai Pepper Cuisine
• Greek Palace • The Cheese Store of San Diego
• Harbor Town Pub • The Mad Beet
• Hola Che • The Olive Tree Market
• Issara Thai • The Smok’d Hog
• Jade Thai & Mandarin Cuisine • The Works Pizza
• Ka Prao Thai Cuisine • 328 Cafe
• Kaiserhof • Tio Chino
• Kato Sushi • Tony’s Giant Pizzeria & Grill
• Kebab Village • Tostadas North Park
• Khan’s Cave • Ulivo
• KnB Wine Cellars • Urban India
• La Miche Kabobgee • Vanoos Grillette
• Lil’ Farmers Cafe • Village Indian Cuisine
• Lit’l Pepper Gourmet • Westy’s Bar and Grill
• Maggie’s Café • Woodstock’s Pizza
• Mama’s Bakery & Lebanese Deli • Zen 5
• Mignon Pho + Seafood • And more coming soon
 

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.

Prime Now customers in San Diego already enjoy one and two hour delivery on tens of thousands of items from Amazon, including alcohol delivery, and grocery delivery from Sprouts Farmers Market, Bristol Farms, Northgate Gonzalez Market, and Sprinkles Cupcakes. To download the Prime Now app and to learn more about restaurant delivery, visit amazon.com/SanDiego-restaurants. 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 with Prime Video, more than one million songs and thousands of curated playlists and 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 one million books to borrow with the Kindle Owners’ Lending Library. In addition, Prime members in more than 20 metro areas 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.

About Amazon

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