Cinco - Top 5 Places To Eat, Drink and Play View website

Find the best places to eat, drink and have fun using friends' recommendations

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Cinco is a new way to find the best places to Eat, Drink & Play through Dynamic Social ... More

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Published 11 Apr 2016

Every business owner knows the effectiveness of location based advertising online these days but, as good as it is, there’s still nothing that can touch good old word of mouth to enhance your business reputation. This is especially true when it comes to the food and drink industry. The fact is, a recommendation from a friend or someone you trust is worth its weight in gold. However, there's no reason why you can't take advantage of both to propel your business in the right direction and to build a reputation as the best place to go.

Cinco is a new localized social restaurant, bar and entertainment app for iOS that doesn't just rely on the tired and well worn process of online reviews to advertise the best places to go. It combines both the Internet and word of mouth recommendations from people that you know. Cinco uses something it calls 'dynamic social recommendations' to connect you with friends who will tell you the places that they've enjoyed themselves. Users can create their own 'Top Fives' of places to go across twenty different categories and share them with their friends. You can even become a tastemaker yourself by listing your own favorite places and helping friends and fellow users to discover the best places in town to eat, drink and to have fun in.

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