A Uber eats style application, fully phone responsive, and uses twilio's api to text users.
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Getting Started

  1. Clone the project. 2.Create the .env by using .env.example as a reference: cp .env.example .env
  2. Update the .env file with your correct local information
  3. Install dependencies: npm i
  4. Fix to binaries for sass: npm rebuild node-sass
  5. Run migrations: npm run knex migrate:latest
  • Check the migrations folder to see what gets created in the DB
  1. Run the seed: npm run knex seed:run
  • Check the seeds file to see what gets seeded in the DB
  1. Run the server: npm run local
  2. Visit http://localhost:8080/


  • body-parser
  • cookie-parser
  • dotenv
  • ejs
  • express
  • knex
  • knex-logger
  • moment
  • morgan
  • node-sass-middleware
  • pg
  • twilio

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Demos of the app

Phone main

main computer page opened

Phone collapsed

main computer page collapsed

Phone main

Cart page computer

order cart computer

Admin page computer


  • Database holds every item which The Restaurant wishes to sell/present to the user
  • This includes the item's name, price, a picture, and a "category" - to allow for better organization in the menu section
  • The Restaurant's items are displayed on the root page; item name, price, and a picture, all sorted by category which are collapsable for user's convenience
  • The Restaurant's menu index is available on mobile as well - with altered graphics to best fit size
  • No login required
  • After making their choices, the user enters a phone number for contact and is directed to the order page
  • The order page displays the user's selected choices and awaits for confirmation
  • Once confirmed, the user order is sent - via text message - to The Restaurant (staff member)
  • The Restaurant replies to the order with an approximate wait time, which is directly sent to the user; the Restaurant receives confirmation text that
  • Text messages sent using API: twilio

User Stories

As a user I want to know when I can pick up my order, because I am busy, because I don't want to waste my time ordering my food in person and waiting for my order, I would like to walk in and out with my order right away, I would also like to get a reminder when I should pick up my order.

Given that I made an order to pick up, I receive a text confirming the local time to pick up, Using an Iphone allows me to setup a quick reminder just from the text I have recived, and with that I can best decide when to leave the house.

As a user I want to make sure I made the proper order, sometimes I forget some items that I would like,

Given that I made an order and submitted it, When I get to the orders page I can double check my cart before confirming it, Then I know I have not missed anything.

As a Restaurant owner, I want to check the orders that have been ordered,

Given that I can check all orders made to me via the admins page, When an order has been picked up, I can confirm it with a click of a button and remove it from the page.

Note to users

The twilio API necessitates the use of a server, Ngrok was used for the purpose of our presentation: https://ngrok.com