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Google Maps Places API ← JavaScript

If you want to get all of the restaurant data from a specific city by text search in your application, you have come to the right place.

In this tutorial, you’re going to learn how to do exactly that using Google Maps Places API. Also, I will be covering how to get more information about a specific restaurant using place_id.

STEP #1: Get the API Key

Log in to Google Cloud Platform

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Then, go to Select a project ▾ drop-down menu which will open up a dialog box with your existing projects if any. Choose the one that you want to obtain an API key from.

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Otherwise, create a new project by clicking the NEW PROJECT button at the top right of the dialog box.

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Once the project is selected, go to the Navigation Menu button at the top left of the page, choose APIs & ServicesCredentials

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Select Create CredentialsAPI Key which will open up a dialog box with your API Key. 🔑

That’s it… you have it! 🙂

STEP #2: Make A Request On Places API

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