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UP2CHOICE is an online dining guide having an interactive news platform, which enables adding restaurants, submitting news items, listing events and posting deals in a manner that is both easy and free of charge.


General Information


  • Only registered business owners are allowed to add a restaurant, an event listing or to submit news on UP2CHOICE.com. However, becoming a member only takes a few seconds and is completely free of charge.
  • News postings may only be submitted for restaurants listed on UP2CHOICE.com. If you wish to post news for a restaurant which is not found in our database, you will have to first add the restaurant.
  • The events listing is restricted to events relating to food or drink, such as beer festivals, wine tasting, food markets and the like. More details are provided below.
  • Only one posting is allowed per event or news submissions.
  • Job or advertisement postings are not allowed.
  • Administrators and Editors reserve the right to edit or delete news and event postings if they consider them innapropriate or no longer relevant.

Add Restaurant


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A variety of active restaurants from around the world are presented. All types of restaurants, price ranges and cuisines may be listed on our website.

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There is no fee to add your restaurant to our website.

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Please ensure that you are first registered as a registered Business Owner before trying to submit details of your restaurant. After receiving a registration confirmation, you may fill in this form to submit details for inclusion as a listing. You may preview your entry and then click Save button to add the restaurant listing.
We will receive a notification and review your listing. Please provide valid contact details so we can revert to you if required. We normally respond within 48 hours.

Please do not list restaurants that have not yet opened their doors for business.

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If you are the manager or owner of a restaurant group or chain, you are able to register one account and submit as many restaurants as required.

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We collect socially active restaurants to make UP2CHOICE.com the most complete and comprehensive news portal about dining. There is no charge to have your restaurant listed or keep it updated. If you have further questions, please contact us on UP2CHOICE.com">info@UP2CHOICE.com.

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Register or login to get access to your account. Then check if the restaurant is already listed in our database. Click Edit Info button to update the details.
To upload pictures, press Edit Pictures button on the restaurant page. You can upload up to four images and the first one will be displayed as the main image.

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Let us know if something has changed so that we can keep our database as up to date as possible.


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We don't accept any reviews but we encourage our users to post their feedback directly on relevant restaurant Facebook public pages.

Submit News, List Events and Post Deals


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News postings are short and concise messages that announce special offers, events such as wine tasting dinners or details for running celebratory events in restaurants. News postings run in news blocks and are displayed in accordance with news pages relevant to the locality.

An event is an activity relevant to a dining theme or happening in a set time period but not specifically linked to a specific restaurant. Events may be searched and won't be displayed in the news block.

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News can be submitted by registered business owners for claimed restaurants listed on the website, while events may be submitted for other venues.

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There is no limit for that the number of postings that you may make, but you can include only one message per submission.

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You need to be a registered business owner to submit news, events or deals postings. Please follow these steps:

  • UP2CHOICE.com/register_business_account.php">Register as a Business Owner.
  • Login, using your registered email and password.
  • Claim your restaurant to have full access to your listing.
  • Click to Submit News or List Event links on your dashboard. Alternatively you can press on these links for claimed restaurants to submit postings.
  • Preview the entered information.
  • Click on save button to submit postings.
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This feature is optional. To upload an appropriate image, click on the Upload button before sending a submission. You may only upload images relevant to your restaurant that do not violate copyright issues. Copyright infringement is the responsibility of the posting uploader.

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Whilst logged in, you may edit any information you submitted. Go to that posting and click on the Edit button.

Please note that if an event or news schedule has changed, you should delete or edit your posting accordingly. Please do not enter a new posting announcing schedule changes.

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To view your posting, go to the Event, News or Deals section on your dashboard and press on the link read more.

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If you find a mistake on any of the listings, please send a link to the incorrect posting and details of the errors to UP2CHOICE.com">support@UP2CHOICE.com.


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Yes, you can. To edit or delete information, press Edit button for this posting.

News Guideline


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Type in the restaurant name in this bar and select the relevant name from the list.

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Select the most appropriate News Type from the drop-down menu to make it easier for users to understand the subject of the news. Here is a summary of what each news type should be used for:

BREAKFAST SPECIAL Dish, course or menu announcement served for breakfast
BRUNCH SPECIAL: Dish, course or menu announcement served for brunch
Lunch special: Dish, course or menu announcement served for lunch
DINNER SPECIAL: Dish, course or menu announcement served for dinner
PRIX FIXE: An announcement relating to a fixed price set menu deal.
SPECIAL PRICE: Discounted price for drinks, wine, dish, course or menu
HAPPY HOUR: Happy hour discounts
WINING & DINING: Wine paring dinner or thematic wine events held in the restaurant
DINING WITH MUSIC: Live music performance accompanying classic dining
EAT, DRINK & ENTERTAIN: Live shows, performances, special events at restaurants, nightclubs, winebars and pubs
EAT, DRINK & CELEBRATE: Holiday or special occasion meals
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A brief announcement consisting of the first 100 characters, to be displayed in the relevant news block.


  • First 100 characters will be displayed in the relevant news block, so it is highly recommended to post concise and short messages, avoiding using capitals, exclamation marks and excessive description. Examples of appropriate announcements include:

appetizer, an entree and 3 desserts for $55per person
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Live Bossa Nova Music w/Lois Albez at 7:30pm; no cover fee
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Valentine's Day Prix Fixe Dinner for $75 per Couple; includes 1 Complimentary Bottle of Wine; Call 555.55.55 for Reservations
  • The second part of the message may be viewed on a separate page and may provide additional information and links if necessary.

Please note that description box is limited to 300 characters, including spaces.
Important Notes:
  • All news postings should detail a specific activity taking place in a restaurant, defined by the subject.
  • Do not forget to include price and terms (if any) in the provided information
  • Do not post announcements such as:
  • We are open/ closed/ rated
  • Advertisement or job announcements and the like

Restaurant reviews or comments


Submitted news that does not meet these guidelines will be deleted.

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Information for this section will appear automatically when you select a restaurant name from the list. Please make sure that the details are up-to-date.


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Be sure to enter an appropriate Start Date and End Date to indicate when your activity actually occurs. 

  • Do not forget to add the End Date in case when the news is running only one day.
  • If the End Date is not entered, the news posting will be displayed at the end of the news block.
  • If the Start Date and End Date are not entered, the message will not be displayed.

Event Guideline


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The title for an event posting should be short and descriptive; less than 40 characters long, including spaces. Avoid using quotation marks or all caps in your event titles.
Examples: Glenlivet Scotch Dinner Event or Romancing The Riviera Wine Dinner.

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Select the most appropriate event type from our drop-down menu to narrow down search results and allow users to find your events more easily. You may choose one of the following:

FOOD: Food tasting, cooking classes, seminars, workshops, food festivals
WINE: Wine festivals; wine classes, wine pairing dinners, wine tasting events in wineries
BEER: Beer festivals, beer pairing dinners, beer tasting
SPIRITS: Spirits festivals, spirits tasting
ENTERTAINMENT: Live performances, concerts schedules for nightclubs, restaurants, jazz clubs, etc.

To announce events for celebrating national holidays, select the relevant type of holiday from the drop-down menu. If can’t find a proper type, please select Other.

If you would like a specific unsupported event type to be considered for addition to the list, please email the following information to support@up2choice.com.


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Type in your restaurant names or choose one from the drop-down menu. If you can't find your venue in the list, you will need to add it our database and make sure your venue information is properly listed.

Help and Support


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We have an online support system for our members via email support@up2choice.com.



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