Posts Tagged: restaurants


iChef is bringing startup savvy to Taiwan’s new class of food entrepreneurs

Startups in Asia are sometimes scolded for focusing on local issues rather than global ones. But a narrow vision can be an asset since busin...

  • May 14, 2014
  • at 4:41 pm
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17 food apps and startups in Indonesia

Update: We added one more food startup that we found in Indonesia Considering taking your family and friends to a fine restaurant, need to o...

  • December 10, 2013
  • at 2:30 pm
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Facing strong rivals, OpenRice Indonesia tries to serve up best restaurant listings

Many of you might know the well-established Hong Kong-based online dining guide OpenRice. Founded by Ray Chung in 1999, the site was acquire...

  • October 1, 2013
  • at 3:10 pm
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Thailand’s Fourleaf Creates Gorgeous Menus on iPads for Hotel Guests

Fourleaf is a Thailand-based startup that helps hotels to create beautiful looking menus on iPads. So, instead of browsing through the usual...

  • March 25, 2013
  • at 11:30 am
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Chope Launches New iPhone App, Ready to Take Your Reservations

Singaporean online reservation site Chope has recently launched its new iPhone app – and it’s looking absolutely beautiful and s...

  • May 3, 2012
  • at 5:15 pm
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Singapore’s Buffet Mania Ranked 2nd in App Store After 10 Days

I love food. I especially love Japanese buffets. So when I came across the Ravesquare team exhibiting at our StartUp Asia Singapore event la...

  • February 8, 2012
  • at 9:08 am
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MeiCan: How a Take-Away Start-Up Takes Off

In the online-to-offline (O2O) e-commerce sector, being useful is more important than having spectacular features – but MeiCan is tryi...

  • October 13, 2011
  • at 11:53 am
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In Conversation with Wong Hoong An, co-founder of HungryGoWhere

HungryGoWhere is a search engine that allows users to find out the type of food, pricing, location and other relevant information within a c...

  • October 20, 2009
  • at 12:14 pm
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Yelp Japan launch

Yelp launches in Japan, its second market in Asia

Yelp co-founder and CEO Jeremy Stoppelman formally announced the launch of his community-sourced restaurant review site in Japan.

  • April 9, 2014
  • at 4:43 pm
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Retty books $3.2 million funding for social restaurant finder service

Restaurant finder and booking service Retty has cooked up yet another major round of funding to help it grow. According to The Bridge, Retty...

  • December 2, 2013
  • at 5:40 pm
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Burpple Find, Singapore restaurant reviews

Burpple Challenges Yelp in Singapore, Brings Restaurant Reviews Outside the App

After making fast progress from first launching its foodie-oriented photo app in May 2012, now Burpple has rolled out a user-submitted resta...

  • April 18, 2013
  • at 3:00 pm
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Singapore’s Tabsquare Raises Over $480,000 to Further Fund e-Menu System

Singapore-based e-menu startup Tabsquare has announced today that it has raised S$589,000 (or about $480,000) in funding from local incubato...

  • January 14, 2013
  • at 1:45 pm
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India’s Zomato Expands into Print Restaurant Guides

As someone who has traveled around a bit, I really like any service or application which tries to catalogue points of interest in a city. In...

  • April 5, 2012
  • at 6:45 pm
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Japan’s Helps You Discover Places To Visit, a Tokyo-based start-up from Open Network Lab (a seed acceleration program by Digital Garage and Joi Ito) just brought us the ...

  • December 5, 2011
  • at 10:20 am
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No More Bill Limit With HungryDeals New eCode System

HungryDeals revamps daily deal model for restaurants, getting rid of the old model that was getting in the way of a finer dining experience.

  • April 27, 2011
  • at 11:50 am
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Press Release: Circos circles the world in search of opinions of people just like you

Little known fact of US-based is that the company has a development center in Singapore. And if you had seen Circos prior to this...

  • September 6, 2008
  • at 2:50 am
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