How much does an app like Zomato or Swiggy Cost?

About Zomato:

Zomato is a recognized global restaurant search and discovery services company. Founded in 2008, Zomato operates in 23 countries, including India, Australia and the United States. Zomato allows people to easily search restaurants around them, order food online, and reserve tables. Zomato covers over a million restaurants across 10,000+ cities. As an emerging startup, Zomato has raised funds from many global companies and venture capital firms such as Info Edge India, Sequoia Capital, Vy Capital, and Temasek. Today Zomato is an inspiration for many young entrepreneurs who want to start Zomato like venture.

FuGenX is a global technology services company known for world-class restaurant app development services, which helps entrepreneurs build Zomato like app with innovative features. FuGenX has proven expertise in building many world-class platform based mobile apps for leading restaurant aggregators and startups.

Zomato App:

Zomato app is available for iOS, Android and Windows users. The app makes restaurant finding and food ordering easier and hassle-free.

Features of Zomato App:

  • Restaurants information such as scanned menus, photos, restaurant location, phone numbers, directions, user reviews and ratings
  • Easy search of restaurants, cafes, pubs and cars by location, cuisine, and name
  • Option to share words about the preferred restaurant or food with friends and relatives
  • Easy table booking facility
  • Multiple payment options, such as credit card, debit card, Paytm wallet
  • Access to order history, favorite food, and reservation history

Development Cost of Zomato/Swiggy like App:

Since it is a database app, Zomato like app’s development cost or other restaurant app’s development cost would be a bit higher than simple functionality apps. The cost depends on the following key factors:

App Platform (Android, iOS (iPhone), or Windows):

Zomato like app’s development cost for iOS varies from Android. iOS’s cost would be lesser than Android since iOS app needs a few devices to be considered.

App Design:

Zomato/Swiggy like app needs an engaging design to create repeated customers, which requires the use of advanced technologies and tools. The designing cost may be relatively higher, but worthy. In this case, FuGenX has proven expertise in designing and developing eye-catching apps at affordable cost.

App Size:

App size is a sum of the total number of features and functionalities that an app can have. The app size can be decreased by giving preference for only core features in the version 1 of the app.

App developers:

The development cost of restaurant finder app like Zomoto may vary on the developers who you choose to develop your app. The cost impacting factors would be their geographic location, expertise and experience level.

Mobile wallet:

If you don’t want any disruptions to happen in the payment process, you are advised to develop your own mobile wallet that can be integrated into the app. So payment happens without any delay and disruptions, and even customer experience would also get skyrocketed.

Features and Functionalities that Impact the Cost of Zomato/Swiggy like App

The cost to develop Zomato like app or any online food ordering app is estimated on the following basic and advanced features along with the factors mentioned above.

Access Control                    

  • Using email id
  • Using social media
  • Using OTP

App Design

  • Simple
  • Medium
  • Rich

App Interaction

  • Universal linking
  • Social Sharing
  • Messaging/chat

Basic Features

  • Newsfeed/activity feed
  • Rating/review
  • User profile
  • Bar code/QR code

Advanced Features

  • Geolocation
  • Data sync
  • Booking calendar
  • In-app camera
  • Push notification
  • In-app chat

External Features

  • OTP reading
  • In-app calling or messaging
  • Secure data travel
  • Connect to third-party API

Admin Panel

  • User data control
  • Add/block feature
  • Usage analytics
  • Intercom support
  • Cash report
  • Reporting

Payments/earnings

  • Third-party SDK

How much FuGenX charges to build an online food ordering app like Zomato/Swiggy?

To get an instant quote for Zomato like application or to know an average/exact cost to make an online food ordering app, please reach us at info@fugenx.com or fill up the form now.