Delivering more for restaurants

Whether it’s boosting online sales, reaching new customers, increasing profit margins, or getting access to financing, DoorDash is delivering more ways to grow your business.

Delivering more

When you think of DoorDash, you think of delivery — but the DoorDash Merchant Suite is delivering more.

Grow online with DoorDash

Unlock the active DoorDash customer base by offering pickup and delivery on the DoorDash app, Marketplace. Plus, increase sales by tapping into DashPass subscribers, who spend more per order and order more often on average. Included in every partnership is Storefront: online ordering for direct, commission-free orders though your site, social media, and Google Search & Maps. Or use On-Demand Delivery to offer delivery from your own app or site by tapping into DoorDash’s network of Dashers.

Insights you can use

Attract new customers

Sponsored Listings give you prime real estate in the DoorDash app so you get noticed by new customers. Promotions let you offer discounts or free items to encourage customers to place orders, and Storefront promotions use similar incentives to get customers to place commission-free orders directly on your website. Brand Licensing lets you add a revenue stream by selling an established, well-known brand out of your restaurant’s kitchen. 

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Increase order volume & size

Increase order volume and size (and, as a result, profits) with Promotions that provide customers with discounts or free items only when they reach a specific minimum order size. If you already offer beer, wine, liquor, or cocktails in-store, add alcohol to your DoorDash menu to help increase ticket sizes and reach customers looking to order both food and alcohol.

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Access financing

Take your business to the next level by expanding with DoorDash Capital. Easy, accessible financing can help eligible merchants invest in new equipment, open a new location, hire more employees, and much more. 

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Offer alcohol delivery

Provide customers with same-day alcohol delivery and pickup while maintaining compliance with local alcohol delivery laws & regulations.

Easily manage your DoorDash store

Merchant tools help you manage your business’s DoorDash operations, finances, and strategy. Analyze sales, process orders, respond to customer reviews, and more. Plus, access 24/7 support through chat, phone, and email and a personal support contact for all your DoorDash needs.

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Host brands in your kitchen

Use your existing space, staff, and equipment to host well-known brands like Milk Bar and Aria in your kitchen. You can earn additional revenue by offering these items to customers on a separate, virtual-only menu on DoorDash.

Attract high-value diners with Caviar

Caviar is a premium marketplace that facilitates delivery and pickup for the most recognized and loved restaurants in your area.

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"We are getting new business from DoorDash. It’s not replacing our sales, it’s truly adding more sales to our operations."

Frankie DiCarlantonio
Director, Scaffidi Restaurant Group

Frequently asked questions

Restaurants receive a notification when a customer has placed an order. You’ll have the opportunity to accept the order and confirm an estimated prep and delivery time. Then, simply prepare the items and hand them off to a Dasher for delivery, or let customers come to you for Pickup.

Once an order is ready for delivery, a Dasher will arrive at your location to pick up the package before transporting it to the customer. Customers can track order progress through DoorDash’s state-of-the-art logistics platform and tip drivers.

Yes, DoorDash Drive is a white-label delivery product designed specifically for businesses with their own ordering platforms. Accept orders through your own systems, then partner with Dashers for delivery.

Yes, DoorDash offers Self-Delivery, which enables restaurants to accept orders through DoorDash but use their own fleets for fulfillment.

Alcohol delivery with DoorDash is available in a growing number of locations for alcohol retailers and restaurants, subject to local laws and regulations.

Read more frequently asked questions here. You can always contact us as well, or get in touch with support if you’re already a partner.