Find that perfect restaurant with Android and iPhone apps

By Posted 26 Sep 2011, 09:47

We have all done it when we have been in a new area and want to find somewhere good to eat, and are faced with numerous restaurants to choose from. You may walk along looking at all the menus trying to decide if they may be any good, and sometimes what may look really good turns out to be a disaster. Today we can help you find that perfect restaurant with Android and iOS apps.

Restaurantica Mobile Restaurant Guide 2.1 is an application for owners of the iPhone, iPod Touch, and iPad. This will offer users an easy to use guide for making the best dining choices near your location or when you travel. There are reviews and ratings that will help you make that informative choice when deciding where to eat.

The app will automatically find locally based restaurants using the devices built in GPS, and users can browse listings based on city, cuisine or neighborhood. Users can easily write their own reviews and add images direct from the iPhone. Restaurantica Mobile Restaurant Guide 2.1 is available worldwide free of charge on the App Store.

A free application that is available for Android users is Urbanspoon. This clever application allows users to simply open the app and give their handset a quick shake. It will then present you with some suggestions for restaurants near to you. It is available in Australia, Canada, US and UK. Head over to the Android Market for more information.

Another iOS application called WhereToEat will provide the user with all the closest places to dine covering more than 45 cuisine types. There are ratings from other diners and you can also share your own experiences. Searches are made with only a few taps or a shake to suggest. The application is fully customizable to make the app even easier to use. WhereToEat is available worldwide on the App Store for only $2.99/£1.99. iOS 3.0 or later required.