Inside Bai Thong Thai restaurant in San Francisco, a sign brandishing the words, "Stop the Bully! -- Boycott Yelp," was posted on its door. Bai Thong Thai currently holds a 3 out 5 star rating on Yelp, yet the sign suggests that their score would be higher if the site didn't manipulate rankings.
The restaurant claims that when it approached Yelp regarding the disparity between their positive customer reviews and actual score, the company replied, "Perhaps if you paid to do Yelp ads we could help you with this." READ MORE