I am looking for a possibility to query for places like restaurants, pubs etc in the suroundings of a given address.

Unfortunately I'm a bit confused about the Nominatim documentation: It is written that there are special keywords like pub or restaurant but I can not find how to actually use them.

Can you help me and give an example how to find all restaurant 1km within a given address?


asked 22 Oct '16, 22:35

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(01 Mar '19, 20:26) Mappist

Here is an example query http://nominatim.openstreetmap.org/search.php?q=pubs+near+farm+road%2C+brighton&format=jsonv2 and https://wiki.openstreetmap.org/wiki/Nominatim/Special_Phrases/EN lists the special phrases which are possible. You can't specify a radius, but a bounding box (&viewbox=...&bounded=1) limits the results to a bounding box.

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answered 24 Oct '16, 14:14

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Thanks for your answer! Now I understand how the operator is meant to be used.

(05 Nov '16, 15:43) acgjheeb
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