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The Craziest Customer Requests on Uber Eats in 2022

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Speedy Delivery

Ordering restaurant and retail delivery through third-party apps exploded during the pandemic as consumers hunkered down, and the convenient service remains popular. Uber Eats, one of the most popular apps, just released data about its 2022 deliveries, which includes some banal though popular requests like soup and bread and beer and wings. But the company also released some of the most unique delivery requests from customers, featuring some real head-scratchers, along with many kind comments that delivery drivers were probably happy to get. Let these crazy Uber Eats requests from 2022 inspire your delivery orders next year. 


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Dinosaur Pizza Delivery

"Please make it with love because I love you ❤️❤️❤️. And if anyone is good at drawing, can you draw a T. rex with sunglasses on the inside of the box? Or you could draw your favorite dinosaur on it."


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Butter Emergency

"Hi there. This is going to sound insane, but would you be so kind and put a disturbing amount of butter on my grilled cheese? Like, you’re going to need the Red Cross Emergency Rapid Response team on site and provide me with astronaut diapers — just in case."


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Dairy Demon

"My wife loves pizza. She refuses to order it, but then she ends up eating mine every time I order it. The problem is that dairy tears her stomach apart. There are times when we debate whether we need to summon an exorcist. It’s a struggle each time to act as if we don’t notice, but we persevere, because we love her. I’m begging you, please, for the sake of our weekend, please do not add cheese. If you must, please add as little as possible."


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Ranch Request

"Can I PLEASE get a few sides of ranch, because I ran out of mine over here? I’m shaking in my slippers, because I’m that guy who gets pineapple on his pizza and then slaps absurd amounts of ranch on it just to smile like an aspiring little singer when getting a high five from Beyonce."

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… Does it Really?

"Do people use honey mustard on salads? That sounds like blasphemy!"

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Feel the Burn

"This needs to be the spiciest ever made in Tampa. I need fire. I love my heat. Please give me the most fire. Super super super spicy."

Revival
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Seeing God

"Please make the fish NICE & CRISPY with some seasoning. I want to feel like I just left a Holy Spirit filled church service."

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Ya'll the Best

"Hey, y’all! It’s me again y’all the sweet bread was amazing! Y’all know y’all good when a 6 yr old eats ALL your cabbage. Bless you!"

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Gravy Desperation

"Hi it’s me again, your favorite customer who’s super sad when she doesn’t have a side of gravy. I will pay $100 for a side of gravy since I love it so much lol. Please help a sister out!"