Tag:amenity=restaurant

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Public-images-osm logo.svg amenity = restaurant
Ciel de Paris (restaurant) 005.JPG
Description
Is for a generally formal place with sit-down facilities selling full meals served by waiters and often licensed (where allowed) to sell alcoholic drinks.
Used on these elements
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should not be used on ways
may be used on areas
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Status: Unspecified

amenity=restaurant is for a generally formal place with sit-down facilities selling full meals served by waiters and often licensed (where allowed) to sell alcoholic drinks.

How to Map

Add a node at the centre of the building and add amenity=restaurant to it. You can name it with name=*. If the whole building is used for this feature and its footprint is present in OSM, you can apply the tags on the area if you prefer.

Optionally, you can further classify it using the cuisine=* tag with a value suitable for your nation's environment and culture. For top class (expensive!) restaurants, this can be cuisine=fine_dining. In many cases, this can be the ethnicity of the food, for example cuisine=thai or the type of food, for example cuisine=steak

If the restaurant / the chef has been awarded some award like Michelin stars, you can specify this using the key award:*=*, e.g. in the case of Michelin use award:michelin=*. Do better not use stars=* for this as it is too generic and allows to tag only one award system.

Examples

First:

amenity=restaurant
name=Peking Garden
cuisine=chinese - see OpenGastroMap.de
smoking=yes/no/separated - see OpenGastroMap.org
internet_access=wlan
addr:housenumber=22
addr:street=Hafenstrasse
addr:postcode=20000
addr:city=Hamburg
addr:country=DE


Second:

amenity=restaurant
name=Doyles Seafood Restaurant
cuisine=fish_and_chips

Rendering

Mapnik OSB restaurant.png Osmarender Restaurant.svg OpenCycleMap

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Combined hotel and restaurant osmarender symbol: Hotel and restaurant.svg

See Also

  • amenity=cafe
  • amenity=fast_food
  • cuisine=* - for describing the ethnicity or type of the food served.
  • diet=* - for describing dietary choices on offer such as vegetarian.
  • opening_hours=* - for describing the opening hours.
  • payment=* - for describing the payment methods accepted
  • stars=* - for describing Michelin stars. - better use a less generic tagging system like "award:michelin=", see below
  • award=* - See this proposal for a more universal award tagging system
  • contact:website=* - for providing a link to a restaurant's website.
  • website=* - another (older) method for providing a link to a restaurant's website.
  • wheelchair=yes/no/limited - To indicate if the location is accessible with a wheelchair.
  • drive_in=yes/no - To indicate if a restaurant offers drive-in service. See Drive-in for more information.
  • brewery=* - Brewery, which beer is sold.
  • takeaway=* - yes/no/only/seasonal. Does the amenity offer anything to take away.
  • outdoor_seating=yes - The restaurant has outside seating.