Zagat Has a Mighty Tasty Restaurant Guide for the iPad

By on 04/14/2010 1:40 PM @beet_tv

Zagat, which has one of the most popular paid iPhone apps, has launched an app for the iPad.  Subscribers to the popular iPhone app can use their guide on the iPad  at no additional cost.

The one-time bundled cost for the app  both the iPhone and the iPad is $9.99. 

The guide is integrated with Google Maps. 

We were give a demo by Zagat's Ryan Charles last week.

Andy Plesser, Executive Producer

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