Yelp Adds Menu Link to Sway Undecided Eaters

Yelp, your favorite website to complain about how rude that one waiter is, has now added an "explore the menu" link.
By: Lawrence Bonk

Is there nothing better than sitting down at a restaurant, perusing the menu, getting a feel for the place and finally making a choice of what to eat based on personal intuition and cravings? Oh wait. That was before the Internet.  Yelp, your favorite website to complain about how rude that one waiter is, has now added an "explore the menu" link. The functionality is fairly obvious; it shows you the menu of the restaurant of you are looking at.

That's not all it does, however. The menu is organized based on what items are hot within the Yelp community and what items are not. So, according to their official announcement, if you really can't decide on what to eat, you can just base your decision on what other people like. JonnyBoy34 said the roasted mushrooms were to die for. Let's hope he's reliable.

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