Waitr expands to Lufkin and Nacogdoches

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A new food delivery service launching in Lufkin and Nacogdoches is offering a more affordable and convenient choice for those who don’t want to – or can’t – leave their home or office for their favorite restaurant meal. Waitr makes its official debut on May 30th in the two cities, creating new jobs and increasing business for local restaurants. The expansion into these cities was a direct result of the success Waitr is having in Tyler and Longview.

Waitr app lets you order from your choice of partnering restaurants … then sends a Waitr driver to deliver it to you for a flat fee of $5. Waitr’s flat fee on all orders with no minimum required or distance charge makes it stand out among its competitors. The company expects to hire 100 people in the area.

Waitr is a launch party at Sidelines Sports Bar & Grill in Nacogdoches (located at 3205 North University Drive) at 5 p.m. on May 30th.. The company is encouraging everyone to come out and be part of the festivities. Attendees at the free party can expect food, cold drinks and complimentary items to take home.

Waitr will also offer an introductory free delivery special for Lufkin and Nacogdoches – anytime you use the app through June 9, you can get your food delivered free by using the promo code “LONESTAR” at checkout.

Lufkin and Nacogdoches are just the latest Waitr cities in Texas. The app has already proven to be successful in more than 250 cities, including nearby Tyler and Longview.

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More than 50 area restaurants have already signed with Waitr, including the Nacogdoches restaurants of Subway, Jalapeno Tree, Newk’s, Chick-fil-A, Frog’s Eatery, Cici’s Pizza, IHOP, Stoner’s Pizza Schlotzsky’s, Nine Flags Coffee Roasters, Maklemore’s Ale-House & Bistro, Barkeeps Eatery & Taps, Sidelines Sports Bar & Grill, Lanana Creek Icehouse, Pupuseria El Pampero, CC’s Smokehouse, Posados Café, Shipley Do-Nuts, El Ranchero Mexican Restaurant, Napoli’s Italian Restaurant and NacBurger.

In Lufkin, Waitr has partnered with Chick-fil-A, Newk’s, IHOP, La Unica Express, Donut Palace, Deez Wingz, Holy Smoke BBQ & More, Chen’s China Inn, Skyline Burrito Bowls, Skyline Sweets & Treats, China Max, Buffalo Wild Wings, Posados Café, Deez Wingz Food Truck, Shipley Do-Nuts, Daddy’s Donuts, The Spud, Taqueria Jalisco Seafood, Ray’s Food Court, Golden Corral, Casa Morales Restaurant, Rustica’s, Fuzzy’s Taco Shop, Which Wich and El Gallo Jr. Buffet.

The Waitr app is simple to use. After creating an account, you choose a restaurant, browse the fully customizable menu, select your items and tap to submit the order with a credit card. The app can also be used for carryout orders. There is no charge to consumers for placing carryout orders. In addition, ordering is also available online .

Waitr is currently hiring in Lufkin and Nacogdoches. Drivers can apply here. And any local restaurant looking to become a partner with Waitr can learn more here.

Launched in 2015, Waitr is an on-demand restaurant platform designed to connect local restaurants to hungry consumers. Founded in Lake Charles, Louisiana, Waitr’s mission is to develop the local food culture for communities across the United States by expanding the reach of local restaurant menus. Available on the Web, on iPhone and Android devices, Waitr is the most convenient way to discover, order and eat great food from the best local restaurants.

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