About this website

Here you can read information about this website, including the reasons we’ve created it, frequently asked questions, and other things you might want to know, let’s get started.

A little bit about history… ‘Places to eat near me’ was founded in 2004 and has been originally created to provide information and reviews about restaurants and places to eat in the biggest cities in the USA, UK and around the world. If you are looking for a restaurant around your area, you can search this site to find something to eat near you. The whole purpose of this website is to help you find a good restaurant nearby your location in no time! If you are searching for a place to eat, you are in the right place to find the best answers, using a simplified search, with structured information and up-to-date rating about each eating venue featured on this website.

The logo of Places to Eat Near Me

What can you find on this site
Whether you’re looking for a hole-in-the-wall kind of service or a high-end restaurant near your location, here you can find those famous for their quality of foods and dishes, as well as places where you can eat fast and cheap meals such as burgers or pizza 24 hours a day, using a computer or a mobile device. By using the search functionality, for example, by entering your current geo location, you will be able to see a list of eateries and fast food places, which is designed to serve you and help you located nearby restaurants.

Information about restaurants
On this website you can find details about restaurants and food establishments such as refectories, pizzerias, coffee shops, ice-cream shops and more, the info includes hours of operation, locations, street addresses and phone numbers for reservations, as well as maps, street view images and pictures when possible. Please note that the information such as opening hours and contact info might not be up-to-date, links to the official websites of the restaurants are available if possible as well. Also, some of the information that’s shown on this can be found on Google Maps and on the restaurants websites.

Why we’ve created this site
Many people are searching for places to eat nearby, this site has been created, so you will be able to search and explore great cuisines, foods and drinks in your hometown or when you’re traveling, hopefully you will find a nice place to eat nearby you easily with just a few clicks. We encourage you to send us reviews and details about the eateries that you love the most near you. We are adding new restaurants to this website daily, including detailed reviews, menus, prices for food and more information.

The sections and the structure of this site
This website is combined from multiple sections and subsections, the main sections of this site are the section of the local restaurants and the section of the fast food, under them there are subsections such as American restaurants, Chinese food, Vegetarian, McDonald’s, KFC, Subway etc. On each section there is a map with locations to eat, the structure of this site has been built with purpose of serving the hungry people to find a restaurant online. In addition, we have a blog that we update weekly with new articles about healthy food, fast-food and relevant information.

Read articles about healthy food
In addition to the restaurant locator this site has to offer, on our blog there are interesting articles and blog posts about healthy food like what to eat before bed or after a workout, and lists with healthy foods you should consider eating more often, as well as tables of fast food prices in the US, UK and in other locations worldwide, visit the blog for to learn more.

Suggest new places to eat
If you want to add a place to this site please make sure to enter all the required details in the email, we will do our best to approve it within 72 hours. Please make sure to include all the important details that are necessary in order for us to post the information on this website, including a relevant description, address, hours, menu(s), numbers, logo, images etc.

How frequently this site updates
This site is updated frequently with new places to eat, however, we are not taking any responsibility for the accuracy of the information that is shown on this site. The opening hours, contact numbers and locations of eateries might change from time to time. Therefore, we strongly recommend checking the details in the official website of each restaurant promoted on this site.

About the team behind this site
The team behind this site consists of the webmasters, the site staff and site visitors from all around the world which are the most important, the main goal of the site’s staff is to serve the site surfers with the most relevant and up-to-date information on good eating places, we are selecting the restaurants with the best rates in main cities such as New York City, Chicago, Los Angeles, San Francisco etc…

More things you should know about us
We are a group of people who just love to eat out casually and wants to make the internet a better place, using this site, we are able to recommend about the best dining places which are worth a visit. We are proud to offer our site visitors an adventure they will never forget while searching for the next food spot or for a nearby bar that is open now.


Do I need to sign up for this site?
No, the information of this website can be seen by unregistered users, with that said, feel free to sign up to our email list to get the recent updates and articles directly to your mailbox.

How should I use this site?
As we’ve already mentioned, the search functionality for nearby food places is easy, simply enter your location (e.g. zip code or city) and click on ‘Search’ to see a list of restaurants in your area.

Can I find restaurants all around the world?
Well, we do have information about restaurants outside the United States, for example, in some cities in the United Kingdom, but the main focus of this website is on restaurants that are located in the U.S.A.

How can I know the quality of a restaurant?
You can view the customer rating of each restaurant which is available to see on every restaurant page, the rating is based on websites such as Google Maps, a rating of 1 is the lowest and a rating of 5 is the highest.

How can I find a specific cuisine?
We have lists of all types of restaurants and cuisines (Chinese, Italian, Vegetarian, Mexican etc…), you can select your favorite type of food to find places to eat from this type.

Can I see the menu of the restaurant?
The menu might be available on the page of the restaurant and might not, in case it isn’t, you can visit the website of the business using the link provided on the same page.

Can I get directions to the restaurant?
You can be sure that once you’ll find a restaurant near you, a map for directions will be available, so you can use it to walk or drive directly to the location of the restaurant.

What kind of fast food chains can I find here?
You may find branches of the largest fast-food chains, such as McDonald’s, KFC, Subway, Pizza Hut, Domino’s and much more… we are expanding this section on a monthly basis based on the search volume for each chain.

How can I know if a place is open or closed now?
On the same page of each food place there is up-to-date information about the business hours of the business, and whether they are open 24 hours, you can also see the street view and a map for directions, and even a virtual tour.

How can I make a reservation?
Once you’ve selected the place you’d like to eat in, you can view information such as phone number to order a table by phone call, and also to order food delivery if it’s available in the place you’ve chosen.

Can I order delivery of food using this site?
You can find a place that deliver in your neighborhood and use the contact information to order delivery, worth mentioning that not all the restaurants are providing this service.

Can I help to improve this site?
Yes, we are always open for new suggestions with regard to improving this website, and can use some more help to expand this site. If you’d like to contribute, please contact us.

Can I add a review about my favorite restaurant to this site?
No doubt, please email us and include a full review about a recommended eatery in your city, we will let you know if it will be approved or whether we need more information. If the restaurant is already listed, you can add the review in the comment fields at the bottom of the restaurant’s page.

Can I write a blog post for this site?
If you have anything interesting to say, or have any special experience with restaurants or food that you’d like to share, feel free to send us your blog post by email with a proper title. We will publish the article at our discretion.

Can I update information about a restaurant?
In case you’ve found information that is not up-to-date (e.g. the place is closed permanently, the opening hours are incorrect or that there is a mistake in the phone number), just let us know about it by sending an email, we will take care of the rest.

Can I link to this site from my blog/website?
Sure, feel free to grab any URL and post a link on your personal blog or company website, if you’d like to use images from this site please add a credit with a link to the original page where you’ve found the image, or to the home page of this website as such:
<a href=”https://places-to-eat-near-me.com/”>Places to eat near me</a>

Can I follow this project on social networks?
Yes, we have a Facebook page, a Twitter page and a Google + page, follow us using the links at the bottom of this page to see the recent updates from this website on social networks.

Can I share this site with a friend?
Of course, simply copy and paste the website address from the top of your browser and send if to your friends and your colleagues, or post it on the wall of your social profile, we would appreciate it if you’ll do so.

Future plans

We are developing this site so in the future there will be more possibilities and a better search functionality, so you’ll be able to search where to eat and to includes parameters such as ‘Romantic’, ‘With a beautiful view’, ‘Open 24/7’ or ‘Restaurant and bar’. We would also like to extend our lists of restaurants globally, outside the U.S.

Special thanks

We would like to thank the visitors of this website for the support along the way, we will continue with our mission as long as people will benefit from what we do, and see it as useful as we see it.

Final notes

We are constantly improving the functionality of this site, we hope you’ve found this website useful, and we would love to hear from you, so if you have any comments or suggestions or that you’d just like to say hello, simply send us an email or contact us via the Facebook page, thank you.

Contact us


*Do not hesitate to contact us for any reason, we will do our best to respond within 72 hours, we appreciate your patience.
You can feel free to add suggestions about how you think we can improve this website.

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In the press

Click here to read reviews about this project in major magazines and online publications such as The New York Times magazine and more… Have you found a mention of this site in the press? Please let us know.


This website is not associated directly with the restaurants shown on this site and not responsible for inaccurate information, please take it in consideration and check the information in other reliable sources.