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BeeLine Provides Ultimate Dining Experiences at the Hottest Restaurants in the San Francisco Bay Area

BeeLine (www.beelinenow.com) today announced the San Francisco Bay Area launch of its social dining service that provides premier culinary experiences with a personalized touch. BeeLine has teamed up with top restaurants throughout the Bay Area to not only ensure reservations, but to offer unique, customizable dining events. Through intuitive iOS and Android apps, BeeLine is putting spontaneity in the palm of diner's hands, where they can enjoy prime time, VIP access to a network of top restaurants when they want; even at a moment’s notice. The BeeLine Now app is available for download in the Apple and Google Play Store or visit www.beelinenow.com.

“The San Francisco Bay Area is one of the culinary capitals of the world and we are proud to team up with some of the finest restaurants in the region to provide a world class dining experience for BeeLine members,” said Nick Belsito, Founder and CEO, BeeLine. “BeeLine goes beyond reservations, instead acting as a culinary concierge that answers the critical questions of ‘Where are the best restaurants and when can I get in?’ Ultimately, we provide an unmatched personalized dining event that turns a night out on the town into a memory that will last a lifetime.”

BeeLine works one-on-one with their restaurant partners to create experiences customers would not get from the typical reservation giants. A special tasting menu, an opportunity to meet the chef and exclusive access to all-inclusive, prepaid food and beverage packages are just some of the unique benefits that BeeLine members receive. BeeLine custom experiences range in price from free to an average of $40 per person depending on the experience. The highly flexible service allows diners to make reservations at the minute of or up to a week in advance. Additionally, a portion of every reservation is donated to a local food bank to help fight the hunger epidemic.

BeeLine restaurant partners include:

Alexander's SF
Alexander's Cupertino
Chiaroscuro
Dio Deka
Lexington House Los Gatos
The Table

“BeeLine gives me the flexibility to manage my tables, connect with guests and maximize my bottom line unlike any other platform,” said Nikos Kalouris, Managing Partner at Dio Deka. “We can now give foodies a custom experience that really highlights our Chef.”

BeeLine is the only service that gives members the flexibility to dine last minute and have a custom table come to them from the convenience of their mobile device. BeeLine members have their own unique dining profile with preferences ranging from their drink of choice to allergies and dietary restrictions. Members can also submit a photo and will be recognized and greeted at the restaurant as if they were regulars.

“I’m so busy that planning ahead to dine out takes a back seat to everything else. When it’s finally time to relax, BeeLine bails me out with just the push of a button.” Michael Ahiakpor, VP Product Management, AdRise

“Finally, a service that provides instant access to popular spots, even last minute.” – Dmitry Lipkin, Sales & Marketing, Maxim

As part of its Bay Area launch, BeeLine is offering a limited time promo code “BEELINENOW” good for a free reservation or $20 off a prix-fixe chef experience. Offer ends September 15, 2014.

The company will expand service to other metros with leading partners in 2014. To learn more about BeeLine or to sign up to become a BeeLine member, visit www.beelinenow.com.

BeeLine Social Media:

Twitter: twitter.com/beelinenow
Facebook: facebook.com/beelinenow
Instagram: instagram.com/beelinenow

About BeeLine: BeeLine provides the ultimate dining experience for today’s mobile generation. BeeLine provides spontaneity in the palm of diner's hands, allowing for exciting new culinary experiences and adventures, anytime, anyplace, anywhere. Unlike other reservation apps, BeeLine provides a customizable experience that is tailored to an individual’s needs for special occasions or just a night on the town. To become a BeeLine member visit the App store or www.beelinenow.com.

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