If geography is a factor in how you decide where to eat you should try searching the word "restaurant" in Google Maps. It's not exactly a new technology but I rediscovered it this morning and thought it would be an interesting discussion for eatsalem.com.
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With gas prices on the rise, you may not want to go far to eat out. When I looked at the map, I didn't realize there were so many restaurants in town. I did notice there were some restaurants on there that are no longer open so it might be a good idea to call ahead if you are not sure. To see more details, click on "View Larger Map" and you will be able refine your search results. I also tried this on an iphone but it didn't seem to work as well. To use the eatsalem.com Google Restaurant Map click here.