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Eatokra is the app that features Black-owned restaurants and cafés to showcase Black business owners, culinary influencers, and events.
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Georgia Horan
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Easy to use the app. Invaluable during times of hangry searches LOL

About project

The idea behind Eatokra was as impactful socially as it was practically. The app would enable users to search for Black-owned restaurants to support and feature Black business owners and Black culinary professionals.

Eatokra would amplify all users’ dining experience in a powerful—and incredibly delicious—way. The app would connect the dots on missed culinary experiences, while also acting to equalize opportunities for Black eateries and culinary influencers.

Project overview

The founders of Eatokra came to Jafton with over 9,000 restaurants just waiting to be discovered by a bigger audience. Those Black-owned restaurants were almost entirely in New York, NY, but would also include a national network. The dining experience across the US would be reimagined if the app were done right.
Eatokra would be as much about eateries as about showcasing culinary influence in the Black community. The mobile app would create both demand and awareness.
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The Jafton team worked closely with the Eatokra founders to build the app around the 9,000+ restaurants in New York already vetted (and taste tested) by the community.
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Technology including Viewport Meta, SSL by Default, and languages for iPhone and Android were just a few of the 65 active technologies used to build Eatokra.
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The Eatokra app underwent Jafton’s rigorous beta testing, which is an ongoing part of the many agile iterations during and after development.
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400,000 diners and growing fast

Today, over 400,000 diners use Eatokra to connect with restaurants and culinary creators in New York, NY and around the country. Its combined network size and core mission launched the app to the stratosphere as soon as it was publicly available. The Jafton team, based out of New York, took, took special pleasure in becoming some of the app’s first users.
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Restaurants, cafés, events

Imagined by and built for the Black community, Eatokra amplifies the dining experience for Black-owned restaurants, cafés, Black-organized culinary events and Black culinary professionals. The dining experience has been reimagined for users searching locale, and the visibility of Black business owners has grown faster than ever.

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