Amazon.com has 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:
“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.