We’ve teamed up with the good people of Twizoo to announce the top 5 trending restaurants on Twitter each week in London. Twizoo is an app that gives restaurant recommendations based on what people are saying on Twitter, and analyses over 50,000 incoming tweets per week to determine which restaurants are attracting the most buzz.
Trending Restaurants 26 May-1 June 2016
Check it out on Twizoo: https://www.twizoo.com/R529423/Morito/
â€” Chris Wyatt (@schnittwyatt) May 30, 2016
â€” robbieGorgeousGroup (@RobbieGorgeous) May 28, 2016
The Stable @_TheStable
Check it out on Twizoo: https://www.twizoo.com/R529307/The-Stable/
â€” the svelte one (@thesvelteone) May 30, 2016
â€” TobyLorone (@LoroneToby) May 29, 2016
Holborn Dining Room @HolbornDining
Check it out on Twizoo: https://www.twizoo.com/R051185/Holborn-Dining-Room/
â€” Austin Rathe (@austinrathe) May 31, 2016
â€” Rebecca (@peppermintdolly) May 26, 2016
Check it out on Twizoo: https://www.twizoo.com/R295193/Rotorino/
â€” KATE TAYLORâ„¢ (@kate_taylor) May 27, 2016
I ate THE WHOLE MENU @Rotorino today and I can report all is GOOD.
â€” Stevie Parle (@StevieParle) May 23, 2016
Check it out on Twizoo: https://www.twizoo.com/R323917/Nanban/
â€” Tony McDonald (@Mcdoto_tony) May 26, 2016
For my money, @NanbanLondon make the best burger in Brixton. Would have taken an instagrammable photo but was too greedy to delay eating.
â€” Emma Shaw (@EmmaKarlyShaw) June 1, 2016
Twizoo’s Techies Explain…
You’ve probably noticed on Twitter on the left hand side of your ‘Home’ page there’s a ‘Trends’ list. Twizoo has built the same thing, but solely for London restaurants. Our number crunching detects the rate of change of influential mentions on Twitter. For example, ‘Christmas’ is currently trending on Twitter, which means there’s been a spike of mentioning Christmas now compared with the rest of the year.
Applying this to Twizoo’s algorithms: if X restaurant usually gets on average 10 tweets per week, but this week it gets 32 tweets… that’s a pretty big change, so it’s a good indicator something notable is going on. The algorithm notes restaurants that have the highest rate of change and ranks them based on which places’ tweets are the most positive collectively and then it takes the top of those based on how influential the individuals are who tweeted. Simple see?
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