Tablegrabber : The real time restaurant reservation platform [Unpluggd Demo #9]
Eating out at one’s favourite restaurant or food joint has always been treat to their taste bud, however waiting outside is a real pain unless you have ample leisure time. It is here that Delhi based startup TableGrabber comes to your help. The portal helps you reserve restaurant seats online. You can bypass the hassles of calling and emailing the restaurants to find out about the booking availability and confirmation.
Founded by Cornell educated Pawan Marwaha,TableGrabber is a real time, online restaurant locations and cuisines site. For making a reservation, a one time sign-up is required and the booking is confirmed when the user makes a missed call to a 1800 number from his reservation system. TableGraber enables foodies to streamline their search,across different listed mobile number.
Currently, TableGrabber is
operating only in Delhi [NCR] with some 50 is live in Delhi and Mumbai with 125 listed restaurants including the ones like the Oberoi Group, Leela Hotel, Taj, Accor and The Park. The company is adding another 200 to its list. The bookings on TableGrabber are recorded on the electronic reservation diary which syncs the booking availability between the TableGrabber and the restaurant’s own system.
The diary can manage reservation for the restaurant from web, phone including walkins so that the information is updated in real time. TableGrabber offers an ad free online presence with value added services like Table Management and CRM tools for the restaurants. For consumers, Tablegrabber’s service is free, however, it charges monthly subscription fee including some commission from restaurant owners.