Food Delivery mobile applications are in trend. Why is it so? Though this is because good food is the foremost need of any person, and food delivery applications serve you at your doorstep with the food that you wish to have. This is one of the best services coming from the mobile application framework which has achieved heights in the past couple of years.
Let’s check what’s there is a food delivery application and what it is composed of and how to start with a food delivery application.
Through sign-up, the user can start with the application. This step starts with entering the mobile no. or email address as a user profile. Then create their password and confirm it by re-entering it.
The other option to Sign up is Google or Facebook. This enables the user to sign up with ease and saves time and effort for the user. The time invested in the OTP verification saves over here.
One can use the application without login or signup which means the user can visit the application as a guest. The applications with this option do not provide users access to avail themselves of the product or service they are delivering.
If a user visits an application as a guest login and wants to avail of the product or service then he needs to log in. The Login procedure is the same as earlier through the email/mobile and password or Google/Facebook.
Through a forgotten password, the user can recreate the password in case he forgot the previous one. The verification of this is done through Email or mobile no.
This step needs a user to enter their current location. This is done by entering the Pincode or by turning on the google location.
After providing all the sign-up details, the home page of the application appears to have a restaurants list containing the restaurant name, reviews, and menu. Through, click to see the menu tab user can get restaurant information such as name, address, rating, and a menu tab containing items, categories, subcategories.
Food Item Listing
In this step, one can check out the item like to order and select the quantity. In the Select quantity tab, One can add or remove items as well. Check out the price, item image, and add it to the favorite. And finally can click on the to Buy option.
In the search tab users can directly search the option he is not getting in the provided lists. One can search restaurant names, food items, or categories.
In the application, the user can also filter the options. Can select the restaurant name, then a category, after that the food type with veg and non-veg options and at last the price.
Food Item Detail
Now comes the food time details which include various options. The options include category, quantity, price of the item, Image of an item. Users can add the item to their favorites if they wish to buy it later. It includes item rating as well. If The user wishes to buy the product then they can move to the buy list by adding the item to the cart and can place the order through the Place Order tab.
The checkout page consists of add address, address type, and select payment method. In address, the user needs to fill the full address, in the address type needs to be selected from work/home/Other. The payment option includes net Banking, Card, UPI, or Cash on delivery options.
The tab of an application where one can find all the orders placed. This segment has the item name, category of the item, item price, item image, item status, and review.
Item status includes:
- Order Received
- In preparation
- XYZ valet assigned to your order with valet information name, phone, and live location.
- On the way ( one can track the driver live location once he picks the order)
- Delivered includes rate delivery as well.
- The review tab includes ratings and comments.
The user can encounter various deals inside the application and can get various daily offers on the food items. These deals attract users to order and benefit from the deal.
Return and Refund
With various services the mobile application also gives users an option to return the food delivered if it does not fulfill the requirements. And the refund option ensures the payment to be refunded in the given period.
A new feature has been added to the food delivery app. The chatbox is provided through which the user can chat with the concerned person and can ask questions.
Offers and Combos
In the food delivery app, one can get various offers and combos. These offers are provided on special occasions, days, and festivals.