37 Food APIs: Menu Mania, Beer Mapping, FatSecret

Our API directory now includes 37 food APIs. The newest is the Food Genius API. The most popular, in terms of mashups, is the Menu Mania API. We list 6 Menu Mania mashups. Below you'll find some more stats from the directory, including the entire list of food APIs.

In terms of the technical details, REST and XML lead the way. There are 28 food REST APIs and 6 food SOAP APIs. Our directory lists 22 food XML APIs and 21 food JSON APIs.

The most common tags within food are 8 food shopping APIs, 6 restaurant food APIs and 5 social food APIs.

On the mashup side, we list 129 food mashups. We named Combo7 as mashup of the day in September.

For reference, here is a list of all 37 food APIs.

   Ordr.in API: Restaurant E-Commerce System

  AVIN API: Wine tracking number repository

  Beer Mapping API: Brewery data and mapping services

  BigOven Recipe API: Recipes, grocery list, and nutrition API

  BooRah Restaurant Search API: Restaurant search service

  CafeSpot API: Social guide to cafes

  CalorieKing API: Food information service

  ERS/USDA Per Capita Food Availability Data API: Food availability data

  ESHA Nutrition Database API: Food product nutrition information service

  FatSecret API: Food, nutrition and recipe database and diet tools

  Food Candy API: Social site for foodies

  Food Genius API: Restaurant and food data

  Foodspotting API: Food review and sharing service

  Getsocio API: Daily deal and group buying website Platform

  Grocery Server API: Grocery search engine

  Jonathan's Card API: Social sharing experiment

  KidsEatFor API: Restaurant deal search service

  Livebookings API: Restaurant reservations and information service

  Local Food Advisor API: UK food market search service

  Menu Mania API: Restaurant search and review service

  Movylo Shop API: Mobile store creation service

  Mycitymate Location API: Local user reviews and city guides

  Open Dining Network Food Ordering API: Online restaurant menus and ordering service

  OpenMenu API: Restaurant Menu Sharing Service

  orderTopia API: Mobile and online ordering service

  Pizza-Rat Restaurant Health API: Restaurant health inspection scores

  Punchfork Recipe API: Realtime recipe aggregator service

  RatePubs API: Pub and bar reviews services

  Recipe Puppy API: Recipe database

  Snooth API: Wine recommendations service

  Subway SubCard API: Subway purchase tracking and reward service

  Supermarket API: Grocery item and supermarket information service

  Tesco API: UK grocery chain

  Untappd API: Social beer discovery app

  Wine-Searcher API: Wine search service

  Yummly API: Semantic recipe search platform

  Zomato API: India Restaurant and lifestyle guide

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