[Tagging] Fast Food Restaurants

Toby Murray toby.murray at gmail.com
Tue May 28 23:02:43 UTC 2013

On Tue, May 28, 2013 at 5:52 PM, Richard Welty <rwelty at averillpark.net>wrote:

> On 5/28/13 6:19 PM, Tac Tacelosky wrote:
>> name=Subway
>> amenity=restaurant
>> cuisine=fast_food
>> OR
>> name=Subway
>> amenity=fast_food
>> cuisine=sandwiches
>>  the second one is what you would get with a JOSM
> preset so that's the way i've always entered them.
> the JOSM preset does give sandwich, not sandwiches
> for cuisine
> and the case (all lower case) and the _ are necessary
> as that's what is recognized by all the data consumers.
> you can, of course, be creative and do whatever you
> want, but if you want it to be effective, used the
> standard tagging.
> richard


Fast food is not a cuisine it is a type of restaurant service. You can have
fast food burgers, fast food chicken, fast food sandwiches. Those are the
things that go in the cuisine tag.

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