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Grubhub Overview

Chicago, IL
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Public (GRUB)
$100 to $500 million (USD) per year
Grubhub is dedicated to bringing friends and family around the table by creating experiences through authentic dining options. Our Technology is what makes us an industry-leader, building the future of online food ordering. We empower our restaurant partners to connect with ... Read more

Mission: Here at Grubhub we’ve been dedicated to giving diners the most convenient way to order food from their favorite restaurants.

Grubhub – Why Work With Us?

Grubhub is dedicated to bringing friends and family around the table by creating experiences through authentic dining options. Our Technology is what makes us an industry-leader, building the future of online food ordering. We empower our restaurant partners to connect with hungry diners, and support their delivery needs with our wide network of reliable and dependable drivers.



Why Grubhub

Grubhub offers employees a cutting edge work environment, where we innovate like entrepreneurs. Our curiosity and data driven mindset is what makes us a leader and allows us to move eating forward. We believe in empowering our employees, and offer endless opportunities for professional growth.


Diversity & Inclusion:


Millions of diners from different backgrounds use Grubhub everyday to order from their favorite restaurants. It is important that we bring the same diversity and perspective to Grubhub. We are committed to creating an inclusive community where individuals are empowered, supported,  and valued for who they are. We celebrate our differences and believe that our diversity strengthens our success. We encourage multiple approaches and points of view to create a more creative work environment that enables our people and our business to grow.




Perks & Benefits


Health and Wellness: We provide programs that support your overall well-being such as generous medical benefits, employee network groups, company-wide fitness challenges, a comfortable and casual workplace! We also support our parents by offering 8 weeks of paid parent bonding time, a 4 week returnship program, and 6-8 weeks paid medical leave.


Learning and Career Growth: Your personal and professional development is a priority at Grubhub.  From your very first day here, you are empowered to lead and be an active participant in your career growth.  We provide continuous learning opportunities, trainings, as well as coaching and mentorship programs.  


PTO. It’s true, Grubhub employees are provided a generous amount of time to recharge their batteries. 


MealPerks: We never let our people go hungry! We provide our employees with weekly credit to use on Grubhub, and offer company-wide meals several times a year to bring our Grubhub family together.


Fun: Every Grubhub office has an employee-led Culture Crew that connects people through fun, meaningful initiatives across our offices. Some of our popular past events include: Wing-eating contests, Grubtoberfest, 5k Runs, Bring Your Child to Work Day, regular happy hours, and more!

Social Impact


At Grubhub, we believe in the importance of serving the communities that support our business.  In addition, employees are given paid time off each year to use as volunteer hours to support causes that are important to them.   Some examples of Grubhub’s social initiatives include:


Ending the Food Disparity : Through our Donate the Change program and our donations from unused employee meal perks, Grubhub has already donated over $9M to No Kid Hungry, NYC Kids RISE, the James Beard Foundation, and the American Red Cross Disaster Relief.


Women in Food: Grubhub developed RestaurantHER and, in partnership with our customers, contributed $1MM toward scholarships and resources to help advance women in the culinary industry.  We also support the James Beard Foundation, promoting greater equality in the restaurant industry, and consults with the organization to scale their Women’s Entrepreneur Leadership program.


Equality for All:  Grubhub is proud to donate meals to Trinity Place Shelter, helping homeless young LGBTQ people in New York safely transition from the shelter system.  


How you can help: Grubhub is proud to host a charity donation program which matches contributions, up to $1,000 per year, made by regular full-time employees.



Grubhub Reviews

  • Featured Review

    "Great place to work and really cool stuff to work on"

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    Current Employee - Software Engineer-II in Boston, MA
    Current Employee - Software Engineer-II in Boston, MA
    Positive Outlook
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    I have been working at Grubhub full-time (Less than a year)


    - Great benefits and great overall peers to work with
    - Many projects and many opportunities to be a part of
    - The overall goals of the company greatly align with your professional growth goals
    - You get all the support you need in order to be successful


    - None at the moment really

    Advice to Management

    Keep on doing what you are doing! It's great!

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Grubhub Interviews



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    Very quick and welcoming! I had the initial phone interview with a recruiter: we were able to schedule for an in-person the next week. I got a call about the offer the same day I finished my in person interview.

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Grubhub Awards & Accolades

  • The 10 Hottest Startups to work for in NYC, Inc., 2014

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