Google Can Now Warn You When a Restaurant Will Be Super-Crowded

July 29, 2015

Or when your favorite coffee shop is most busy.

All-seeing, all-knowing Google can now help you avoid restaurants at their most crowded times. Yesterday the company announced a pretty awesome new search feature that reveals the busiest times for restaurants, stores, and other businesses.

The graphed data — which will soon be viewable in the info cards for “millions of places and businesses around the world” listed in Google Search, right below the address and hours — is displayed hour-by-hour for each day of the week, and could probably serve as a good reminder that your favorite cocktail bar gets super-packed…