Score ratings for local places

All scores for local search results are rated on a scale from 1 to 5 stars. You can understand the score like this:

5 stars     Loved it
4 stars Liked it 
3 stars It's okay
2 stars Disliked it
1 star Hated it

View the location on Google Maps or on the business' Google+ Local page. On Google Maps, you can see the Google Score, top reviews, and the total number of reviews for the business. On Google+ Local, get quick descriptions of the location, curated automatically from user reviews, and see recent activity from your circles.

Score calculation

We calculate an overall rating based on user ratings and a variety of other signals to ensure that the overall score best reflects the quality of the establishment.