Did you know you can search for nearby restaurants on your iPhone by simply typing in an emoji icon? That’s right! If you have a taste for a burger, go ahead and type in the burger emoji to reveal the closest burger restaurants near you right now.
Open iPhone spotlight by swiping down on your home screen.
On your iPhone keyboard, select your emoji icons.
In this example, we simply type the burger emoji.
Instantly, iPhone spotlight reveals the closest restaurants to me for burgers. You can scroll through the selections. We select Widen’s Hot Dogs.
We see the Google listing details for this restaurant and can get directions.
By default, the directions open in Apple Maps – so if you do not have this app installed you will be...