If you own a smartphone, you already know how incredibly useful it can be for finding nearby businesses. And if you eat out regularly, you may search for restaurants as much as any other type of service. Being able to quickly locate an eatery in close proximity can be useful, especially if you're in unfamiliar territory.
But just finding a restaurant's location doesn't give you all the details you need to make a good decision. You probably want to know how other people rated the food and what price range to expect for your meal. Restaurant-specific apps provide this useful data to help you optimize your eating experience.
In this article, we look at five highly rated restaurant applications that you can install on your smartphone. Each application has a unique combination of features to help you decide where to dine. We'll start by looking at a popular app that spotlights locally owned restaurants.