Uber Eats started its first Iowa location in Des Moines on Thursday, offering delivery from over 40 restaurants to downtown Des Moines, Urbandale, Windsor Heights and the Drake neighborhood.
The Des Moines Register reported the story on Tuesday.
According to the story, Uber Eats is offering two free deliveries from now until March 29. The delivery fee is typically $5.99.
To use Uber Eats, download the app on a mobile device or computer and view the restaurant menu to place an order. The app allows customers to track their order and choose where to have it delivered.
Uber uses its same ride-sharing drivers to deliver food.
More: Cedar Valley Food Runner: Delivery in 2018
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