travel


OpenTable for Google Glass: #TravelThroughGlass with New Glassware

This week, Google Glass announced the launch of a suite of new Glassware apps designed to enrich and simplify travel experiences for everyone from business travelers to day trippers and world explorers, including OpenTable for Google Glass. The OpenTable Glassware app allows diners to find restaurant reservations nearby — or at a distance — just [...]

Laying Claim to Hummus; News on Your Next Receipt; Year of the Sandwich + More

Food and dining news from around the web and the world… * Don’t mess with the Zohan. That’s probably his hummus you’re eating. [Wall Street Journal] * Need another reason to carefully read your restaurant receipt? You can catch up on the day’s news! [Forbes] * The flip side to the world’s worst work shirts? A [...]

OpenTable Diner Reviews Reveal Top 100 Scenic View Restaurants

Just in time for summer travel and staycations, we are pleased to announce the 2012 Diners’ Choice Award winners for the Top 100 Scenic View Restaurants in the United States. These awards reflect the combined opinions of more than 5 million reviews submitted by verified OpenTable diners for more than 15,000 restaurants in all 50 states [...]

Authentic Cuisine; Top Chef Just Desserts Season 2 Cast; Nordic Food Is Cool; In-Pool Dining and Brunch Are Hot; You Can Leave Your Hat on (Sometimes)

* Do you have five grand? I don’t have five grand! Neither did Farmer Ted in Sixteen Candles. Or anyone else, apparently. The table being auctioned off for charity for Top Chef Restaurant Wars didn’t receive a single bid. [Eater] * There are things known and there are things unknown, and in between are the doors of perception. [...]

Daily Dining Poll: Going the Distance to Dine Out

With the proliferation of dining reviews, it’s tempting to take a train, plane, or automobile to satisfy your gastronomic cravings. And, naturally, with OpenTable being in all 50 states in addition to our international presence, we’re wondering about your willingness to go the distance to dine out at the world’s finest restaurants. Click through to [...]

Vote for OpenTable as Your Top iPhone Travel App on FareCompare.com

We’re pleased to announce that FareCompare.com, an independent airfare shopping site that helps consumers find cheap flights quickly and easily, has nominated the OpenTable iPhone app as a top iPhone Travel app. Vote for us in the “On the Ground Apps” category through August 23, 2010, to show how much OpenTable helps you when you’re on [...]