Google Map Search For Restaurants

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

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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 Google Restaurant Map click here.


Pemba said...

Man, I read gas prices on the rise and fancy google searches and I had to check the date and make sure it wasn't March 10, 2008. What's next? Twitter is the next big thing?

Salem Man said...

Every time I see gas for over a buck a gallon I think it's high.

KandN said...

Pemba, I'm loving twitter. Once you have your regional base, it's like this great way to communicate with the community.
Gas prices? Whatcha gonna do? Bike? Smartcar? Wait & see?