Our story

Since launching in December 2012, Quandoo has followed a massive trajectory, growing into the world’s leading restaurant reservation platform.

Around the world

We are operating in 16 countries

Our timeline


April 2018

100 million diners

We celebrate 100 million seated diners

February 2018

Quandoo Global Summit

350 employees from around the world attend our first Global Summit in Tarragona, Spain

June 2017

Apple Maps Integration

We launch our integration with Apple Maps

February 2017

Partnering with Google

Customers can now book our restaurants directly through Google

December 2016

300 employees

Quandoo hires its 300th employee!

November 2015

100,000 reviews

Quandoo overcomes the 100,000 qualified review threshold within one year after launching this service on the platform.

October 2015

10,000 restaurants

Quandoo reaches 10,000 real-time connected restaurants.

September 2015

Market leader

Quandoo becomes market leader in Singapore, now being market leader in 5 countries (Germany, Italy, Austria and Turkey).

June 2015

We launch Down Under

We enter the Australian market

June 2015

10 million seated diners

Quandoo reaches 10 million seated diners across 16 countries.

March 2015


Tokyo-based Recruit Holdings acquires Quandoo.

February 2015

6,000 partner restaurants

Quandoo reaches 6,000 real-time connected restaurants and 6 million seated diners across 13 countries.

November 2014

Quandoo launches

Quandoo launches first markets beyond Europe: Singapore, South Africa and Middle East.

July 2014

Series C

Quandoo closes its Series C financing round totaling USD 40M of capital raised.

June 2014

76 cities

Quandoo is now established in 76 cities – another city is added every week.

May 2014

1 million seated diners

Quandoo reaches the ‘1 million seated diners’ milestone – the team now consists of 165 employees from 20 nations in 11 offices across Europe.

March 2014

London calling

Watch out London, here we come!

September 2013


Quandoo expands into its next geography – Italy.

April 2013


Quandoo launches in its first city – Berlin.

February 2013

Financing round

USD 2M raised in seed financing round from established technology sector investors.

December 2012

13 people (including co-founders) are employed by Quandoo within its first month of operation.