Times Internet’s restaurant and food guide portal TimesCity is a one-stop shop to locate, access information about restaurants and nightlife establishments in India’s metropolitans and other popular cities. The website has recently revamped its platform, and has got a new user interface, editorial features, prominent user profiles section and much more. It has also added a few new features including Book a table, Order online, Rate and Review.
The platform, currently lists about 48500 restaurants across 11 cities in India, we caught up with Miten Sampat, Business Head, TimesCity. to know more about this new avatar of Timescity, his views on the Dineout acquisition and way forward of Timescity.
Here is a quick chat:
Inc42: Walk us through the new version which has been released by Timescity. What can the users expect?
Miten: We launched a revamped version of Timescity.com on May 15th to focus our product on core user needs to search and discover the best of what their city has to offer – Restaurants, Bars & Clubs, Movies and Events all from one quick glance on the homepage itself. The search experience has been revamped as well, and our focus on recommendations of the most happening stuff in the city is highlighted right upfront. With these changes, users will be able to get to what they are looking for much faster, and choose TimesCity more often.
Inc42: Please highlight the key additions/features we can look forward to?