如果你喜欢外出就餐,but hate waiting for a table,Google's got you covered.While apps likeOpen TableandResyhave made it increasingly easier to score seats during prime hours at favorite dining establishments,the reality is that a lot of the time,dining plans come together last-minute—and there's nothing more frustrating than showing up at your favorite restaurant and being stuck waiting more than a few minutes for a table.
Enter the brainiacs at Google,who've combed user data and have added a very simple—yet super-helpful—chart to lots of popular restaurants' search results pages.Check it out:
peak hours bar graph
showing exactly when Cosme,one of the most hard-to-get reservations in New York City gets busy—and approximately how impossible it is at certain hours to grab a table.And it's not just restaurants—Google also indexes other popular businesses,including gyms,coffee shops,and more!
Google's announcement came earlier this week—and I'm an avid diner,but in Alaska at the moment,so am dying to get home to New York to try it out.Here's whatthe developers had to sayabout their cool new tool:
How would you use Google's new information?I already go to Whole Foods at the crack of dawn to avoid the crowds.Is there anything that you absolutely HATE waiting for?Tell us in the comments below!