toptable, the leading consumer destination site for restaurant reservations in the UK, together with its parent company, OpenTable, Inc., today announced that toptable will provide restaurant bookings for Qype.co.uk, Europe’s largest local reviews site.
Visitors to Qype will now be able click through from a restaurant listing to search for availability and book a table via toptable.
“Our partnership with Qype further expands the visibility of our restaurant customers to Europe’s leading consumer reviews site,” said Mike Xenakis, Managing Director of OpenTable Europe. “We want to make it easy for prospective diners to make a booking while they’re in the decision making process and this integration will add value both to diners and restaurants.”
OpenTable and toptable have a strong partner network with more than 600 partners worldwide including American Express, Bing, Google, Square Meal, Time Out, Lastminute.com, Yahoo!, Yelp, and Zagat.In the UK, nearly 4,000 restaurants are bookable in real-time via toptable and London represents the largest concentration of OpenTable restaurant customers in the world. Cumulatively, toptable and OpenTable have seated more than 25 million diners in the UK.