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Fast Facts

As of Q2 2016

In the UK

  • In the UK, more than 5,100 restaurants use OpenTable technology and are bookable via and mobile apps.
  • OpenTable has seated more than 76 million diners in the UK.
  • In the second quarter of 2016, 39% of the seated diners in the UK originated on a mobile device. OpenTable has apps for Android, iOS and Windows Phone 8 as well as a mobile optimised site.
  • OpenTable entered the UK in 2004 and acquired toptable in October 2010. In 2014 the toptable consumer brand changed to OpenTable.


  • OpenTable was founded in 1998 by Chuck Templeton, a former marketer who observed the difficulty his wife faced while trying to book a dinner reservation by phone.
  • OpenTable is the world’s leading provider of online restaurant reservations.
  • OpenTable hospitality solutions enable restaurants to manage their reservation book, streamline their operations and enhance their service levels.
  • Since its inception, OpenTable has seated more than one billion diners, representing more than $45 billion (£34 billion) spent at partner restaurants.  OpenTable seats more than 20 million diners each month.
  • More than 38,000 restaurants around the globe are customers of OpenTable.
  • OpenTable has seated more than 370 million diners worldwide through its mobile solutions, representing more than $14 billion (£10 billion) in revenue for OpenTable restaurant customers.
  • In the second quarter of 2016, more than 50% of OpenTable’s global seated diners originated on a mobile device.
  • Since its introduction in 2008, the OpenTable Reviews program has generated more than 42 million reviews by verified diners. OpenTable diners contribute more than 650,000 restaurant reviews each month.
  • OpenTable has a presence in Australia, Canada, Germany, Ireland, Japan, Mexico, United Kingdom, and the United States.
  • In September 2015, The Priceline Group announced the acquisition of AS Digital, a leading provider of restaurant table and reservation management solutions in Australia, expanding OpenTable’s global footprint in the digital restaurant reservation booking business.
  • OpenTable has nearly 600 partners, including Google, TripAdvisor, Bing, Yahoo!, Zagat and Eater. In aggregate, partners account for less than 10 percent of diners seated each month via OpenTable.
  • OpenTable is headquartered in San Francisco, California and is led by CEO Christa Quarles.
  • In July 2014, OpenTable was acquired by The Priceline Group which trades on the NASDAQ under the symbol “PCLN.”