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Google Lens helps you choose the best dishes when browsing restaurant menus in Maps

Google Lens helps you choose the best dishes when browsing restaurant menus in Maps

Back at Google I/O 2019, the company announced a few new features for Lens to help you when you're dining out. One of them is the ability to point your camera at a physical menu and get dish recommendations and reviews powered by Google Maps. While this particular feature doesn't seem to be live (at least for me in Lebanon), a similar one is showing up in Google Maps. The app now lets you scan uploaded images of menus and get all the info you need about each dish.

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[Update: Officially available] Google Maps helps you choose popular dishes when checking out a restaurant

[Update: Officially available] Google Maps helps you choose popular dishes when checking out a restaurant

For months now, Google Maps has asked users who upload photos of food and drinks at restaurants to tag their images with the dish name. That crowdsourced information was bound to be put to good use at some point, and according to a few tipsters, there's a new Popular dishes feature in restaurants' Menu tabs that uses these images and tags to show you the most liked dishes.

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