Top Nigerian takeout food delivery sites

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Do you still stand in queues at your local restaurants to order a meal while hunger gives you a hard time concentrating? Then seriously, you need to get with the program!

Thanks to the growing number of takeout food delivery start-ups, you can order your food online now with great ease. Whether you have a craving Pizza, Chinese food or local Nigerian meals, there are a few start-ups which have created sites offering an array of food choices, varied delivery plans and a range of prices. All you need to do is simply click on the right options via the app or website from the comfort of your bed, seat or desk and you’re well on your way toward satisfying that hunger.

Jumia Travel, Africa’s No. 1 online hotel booking site presents you with the top sites to order takeout meals online in Nigeria.



Backed by MTN, Millicom and Rocket Internet, HelloFood is undoubtedly Nigeria’s No. 1 online food delivery portal as it caters to locations outside Lagos, including Abuja and Port Harcourt. Begin by Selecting your city from the list presented and the area within the city that is closest to you. A the list of restaurants will be displayed, containing information like the time of delivery,delivery rate, and pick up time.

Hit the “Menu” button to place your order. Restaurants that are currently open and delivering are displayed on top but you’re still free to schedule a future order by clicking on a ‘pre-order’ button.


CityChops, a free online food ordering service founded by Deolu Kolade and Nike Adeleye, is owned and operated by CityChops Internet Company Ltd. Start out searching for restaurants near you by selecting a location from the automated list and specifying if you would like to either pick it up or have it delivered.

From there, the list of restaurants will be displayed, with an option to go through the menu of the different restaurants. Hit the “View Menu” button to see meal options, their price and availability. There is also a default sorting button available to sort meals according to popularity, price or newness.

Proceed to schedule your order and browse the restaurant’s menu to add any of the food items of your choice to your shopping cart. It’s as simple as that. City Chops offers over 3000+ meal options, however it is restricted to food delivery within Lagos state. You can get your breakfast, lunch, or dinner on City chops mobile or web app, as they open 8am to 7:30pm on weekdays and 10am to 8.30pm weekend.

NAIJA EATS is another great site which allows you order food online from local restaurants in Nigeria. Start by selecting the part of town you are located. Choose from the restaurant with options that meet your needs, then checkout by selecting an option of pay-on-delivery or online payment with a credit card. Your meal is then delivered to you in less than an hour. website is currently under construction as they are working on making it a lot faster and convenient for their customers. However, the actual restaurant menu has a clean and simple layout, allowing for easy navigation and clearly displayed prices.

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