This is how you use your lunch benefit during exceptional times!

See tips on how to use the lunch benefit and start enjoying your refreshing breaks again!

Different ways to use the lunch benefit


Pick up a take-away meal, pay it with Edenred and enjoy your food wherever you want.


Home delivery or Wolt

By ordering food from Wolt or with home delivery directly from the restaurant, you avoid unnecessary contacts! You can also pay the home delivery fee with your lunch benefit.

Instructions on how to use Wolt ›

Grocery store

Edenred can also be used as a payment method at grocery stores, for example at the store’s salad, sushi, and hot food counters.

Read more about using lunch benefit at grocery stores ›

You can check the restaurants or service providers that offer take-away or home delivery from our places search.

Edenred can be used in over 15 000 restaurants, cafes, kiosks, and grocery stores all over Finland.

Take a lunch break also when working remotely – you will recover better from your workday

At the remote office, lunch is easily forgotten and you might end up eating a sandwich by the computer. However, lunch breaks are a big factor in our recovery and endurance at work and they refresh and give extra power for the rest of the day!

4 tips for remote worker’s lunch breaks:

  1. Make a booking for lunch on your calendar for every day.
  2. Save time by utilizing grocery stores’ meals, restaurants’ home deliveries, or by ordering from Wolt.
  3. Eat your lunch elsewhere than your workstation and laptop.
  4. Book a lunch date on a colleague’s or friend’s calendar – get a glimpse of the beauty of a former lunch break remotely!

Wolt <3 Edenred: This is how lunch benefit works with Wolt

You can pay with Edenred’s lunch benefit also with Wolt. Follow the instructions and your benefit is ready for delicious Wolt-orders:

1. Add Edenred as a payment method (for now benefit can be used only in the Wolt’s browser version).

2. Add Wolt credits to your account.

3. Place the order and enjoy!

Read more detailed instructions here ›

FAQ – Using lunch benefit during the exceptional times

Can I use Edenred in grocery stores and what can I buy with it?

Yes, you can!

With lunch benefit, you can pay in our network’s grocery stores for example portions of a salad counter, hot food counter, or sushi counter. In addition, you can buy meals prepared and/or packaged in the grocery store, such as stuffed baguettes, etc.

Please note that with lunch benefit you cannot pay for consumer commodities, staple food items, or industrially packaged food items.

How do I know if Edenred is valid in my local restaurant?

You can check if Edenred can be used in your local restaurant from our places search. You can also ask directly from the restaurant about their payment methods.

If your local restaurant still doesn’t belong to Edenred’s network, you can send us a tip and we will contact the restaurant!

How can I pay with Edenred in Wolt?

You can use Wolt by adding Edenred as a payment method in Wolt’s browser version. Then add Wolt credits to your account so you can pay 10,90 € with Edenred and the rest of the amount (if the amount is bigger than 10,90 €) with Wolt credits.

Additional instructions ›

How do I know how much balance I have left and how long it is valid for?

You can check your balance from MyEdenred’s main page.

You can see the balances that expire in the next 45 days in MyEdenred: Transactions – Expiries

If you are using the pay by usage benefit the balance is valid for the current month.

Can I pay the delivery fee with Edenred?

Yes, you can! Lunch benefit also covers home delivery fees. Please still note, that the amount paid with Edenred cannot exceed the maximum amount of 10,90 € determined by the Tax Administration.

For example:

The price for lunch is 6,90 € and the home delivery fee is 3 €. You can pay the full amount (9,90 €) with your lunch benefit.

The price for lunch is 10,90 € and the home delivery fee is 3 €. You can pay 10,90 € with your lunch benefit and 3 € with another payment method.

How do I know which restaurants offer take away or home deliveries?

You can check it from our places search by filtering the results with take away and home delivery options.

You can also always check it directly from the restaurant.

How can I pay with Edenred?

In addition to Edenred card, you can pay with Edenred Pay mobile payment, Apple Pay and Google Pay.

Learn more about our mobile payments ›