Locked Down but not Limited: Useful Apps That Will Help You Get Around Quarantine

While everyone is encouraged to stay home and stay safe, doing errands and providing the basic needs can be difficult. It’s no longer easy given the lockdown and quarantine situation. 

Good thing there are online apps and websites to help you get around while on lockdown. Even if you are at home, you don’t have to worry about buying your needs or getting things done. Armed with the right apps, these things are easy to accomplish.

The most important thing is that their services are still available. And with what’s going on with the world, their services and products have become a necessity.

Useful Apps



Uber Eats

Imagine the most delicious food delivered to you through the most convenient means. With Uber Eats, make this imagination a reality. They even have zero-fee delivery and Buy 1, Get 1 promo.


You’ll find the complete details and up-to-date information of your favorite restaurants in a few seconds. Choose your favorite restaurant and order through the app, they will deliver it to you. They also have an ongoing promo such as 50% off and other discounts.


One of the most trusted food delivery services that offers both local and international famous food brands for you to choose from. Why limit your choices when you can have it all? Aside from food delivery, they also have a 24/7 grocery delivery service.


Hundreds of stores and thousands of dishes to choose from. If you’re not completely up for yet another home-cooked meal, let Deliveroo take care of your needs. They are currently doing contact-free deliveries so both you and the driver are safe.




Getting stuck at home doesn’t need to be unhealthy. Start a healthier diet with Farmbox. Organic fruits, veggies, dairy, and fresh juices can be delivered straight to your doorstep.


Used to shopping in bulk? With one of Dubai’s leading supermarkets offering home deliveries, you never have to worry about running out of supplies.


Shop without the risk! The app lets you buy everything you need from the supermarket in the comfort of your home. The best thing is you can receive everything within 30 minutes.

El Grocer

Forget long cashier queues, customer rush, and supermarket stress. Just stay at home and wait for your goods to be delivered in an hour. This app helps you accomplish the most relaxing grocery shopping ever.




Your all-in-one utilities shop is within an app. Hire home cleaning services or get salon service at home. You name it, they have it!


The app lets you choose services from professional cleaning, laundry to handiworks. You never know when you might need it!


Not a fan of doing laundry at home? Washmen got your back! Let them take your dirty laundry, wait for a few days, receive freshly washed and pressed clothes. Easy, right?


Denarii Cash

Denarii Cash

Convenient and super affordable money transfers and bill payment services at your hands with Denarii Cash. Manage your money transactions, send money to your loved ones, pay bills and do mobile top-up instantly.

Many people are finding it difficult to adjust to the current situation. But we got the means to push through and still maintain the lifestyle we were used to with these helpful and convenient apps. The most important thing is to keep yourself safe and contribute to preventing the spread of the virus by staying inside the home. Let’s do what we can.

We are super excited to join Careem Pay.