UberEATS Food Delivery App Launches In Hartford

UberEATS Food Delivery App Launches In Hartford

UberEATS, a division of the popular ride-sharing service, officially launches Thursday as a new food delivery option in the Hartford market.

More than 70 restaurants have signed on with UberEATS in Greater Hartford, with delivery service available from partner eateries in the city and surrounding towns, stretching west to New Britain and as far east as Manchester. Participating restaurants include Bear's Smokehouse, Wood-n-Tap, King & I Thai, Republic at the Linden, Bob Ramen and others.

"It's very similar to ordering a ride with Uber," says Casey Verkamp, general manager for UberEATS in Connecticut. "A few taps and you're all set; it's a seamless...