Yelp is good for looking up almost any location, be it a restaurant or hardware store. Yelpers write in-depth reviews and you can read all their nasty and nice comments. It has a helpful map view, too.
AroundMe identifies your location and provides you with a list of businesses and services nearby. Whether you’re looking for a gas station or a five star restaurant, AroundMe can find what you’re looking for.
If you want to browse showtimes and/or buy movie tickets in advance, Fandango is the best. The iPhone app works well and can mean the difference between making a sold-out show or going home broken hearted.
Want to buy or sell tickets for the next game, concert, or any other event? This app is perfect for you. While it won’t wow you with its looks, the interactive maps and huge marketplace will.
Open Table is great for planning dinner on the fly. The free app allows you to search for new restaurants, explore menus, and even reserve a table.