LONDON, October 27, 2011 /PRNewswire/ --
- Brand new Android and iPad apps and major updates to iPhone app and mobile website
OpenTable announces today the launch of a new mobile suite for its consumer site toptable, the leading destination for online restaurant bookings in the UK. The toptable mobile suite has been completely revamped to include new Android and iPad apps as well as major updates to the popular iPhone app and toptable mobile website.
The three new toptable native apps are available today for download from the Apple AppStore and Android Market. The new native apps, along with the updated toptable mobile website, make it even easier for diners to find and book the best restaurants on the go. The apps automatically display restaurants and special offers based on the diners' current or desired location, and the new streamlined interface makes it simple to create a list of favourite restaurants and manage bookings on the move.
"Our mobile products already account for a significant share of our bookings and customers are increasingly wanting to be able to book restaurants whilst on the move," comments Chris Wood, Managing Director of toptable. "Our new mobile suite will help them do this and help drive diners to our restaurant partners."
"People now expect to be able to carry out pretty much all their online activity on their mobile devices and toptable's mobile offering means that we are accessible to diners on any mobile," comments Claude Bosi, Chef Owner of the popular and critically acclaimed London restaurant, Hibiscus. "The toptable apps help us attract all sorts of diners; regulars, new visitors to the area and last minute diners. Even when we are fully booked, toptable online reservations can help us see an uplift in custom by filling those last minute cancellations."
More than 12 million diners have been seated via toptable, making it the leading online consumer destination for restaurant bookings in the UK. toptable.com provides a free and easy-to-use service, allowing diners to browse and book at more than 3,000 restaurants across the UK. More than 200,000 diners are seated at restaurants each month through reservations booked via toptable.com. toptable is owned and operated by OpenTable, Inc., the world's leading provider of free, real-time online restaurant reservations for diners and reservation and guest management solutions for restaurants. OpenTable has more than 20,000 restaurant customers and has seated more than 200 million diners around the world. The Company is headquartered in San Francisco, California, and the OpenTable service is available throughout the United States, as well as in Canada, Germany, Japan, Mexico, and the UK.
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