Today’s Best Apps features the most promising releases from the last 24 hours. Thousands of apps get approved by Apple daily and we hand select what we think are the new potential gems that we’re considering for review each day.

Universal:

Food Network On the Road (Official) by Television Food Network G.P. (Free, 71.3 MB): This app allows you to find recommended restaurants near you. Whether you live in the city or are just visiting, the app will allow you to search for the kind of food you are looking for. The app also provides addresses, phone numbers, and directions to restaurants.

Universal:

Flip’s Escape by Shaun Inman ($0.99, 1.6 MB): Flip’s Escape is an endless vertical runner game for iOS. In this game you must guide a rocket through space while avoiding obstacles that get in your way. The game features simple swipe controls and great retro graphics.

Disney Fish Hooks by Disney (Free, 45.4 MB): Disney Fish Hooks is a physics-based puzzler for iOS. As Milo the fish, you must master the art of popping bubbles in order to navigate through the treacherous waters. There are 50 challenging levels in the game and tons of obstacles that you must avoid.

Tread of the Dead by Spencer Cordes ($0.99, 49.6 MB): Tread of the Dead is a tilt based survival game for iOS. Tilt your device to guide your weapons over a zombie horde to wipe them out. With over 100 challenging levels, boss fights, and five unique game modes, this game promises to be a lot of fun.

Meeblings by Ninja Kiwi (Free, 35.2 MB): Meeblings is a unique puzzle game for iOS. In this game, you must help the lost Meeblings find an exit. You can use gravity, burn through terrain, grow trees, and more to help you get to the exit. Master each skill and use it to get a perfect score on each level. There are 60 challenging stages to be played.

Jack Lumber by SEGA ($0.99, 42.5 MB): Jack Lumber is out for revenge … against the trees! Help Jack by drawing lines and slicing logs in this fast paced action game. Collect special power ups, slow time, and slice even more logs. There’s tons to do in this action packed game.

Ninja Guy HD by Immunity Studios LTD ($0.99, 183.5 MB): Ninja Guy HD is an action adventure game for iOS. The objective of the game is to stop the giant Minotaur who has hidden himself behind a horde of strange creatures. The game features a humorous story, great graphics, Game Center integration, and more.

Random Heroes by Ravenous Games ($0.99, 9.2 MB): From the creators of League of Evil comes an all-new action platformer for iOS. Blast your way through tons of levels battling all sorts of creatures. There are 15 characters to choose from, 30 challenging levels to play, and 10 weapons to help you along the way.

Critter Escape by Chillingo Ltd ($0.99, 72.9 MB): In this stealth based game you must escape from a secret facility and collect items along the way. The game features 120 challenging levels and great graphics. You must react fast and avoid being seen. There will also be power ups along the way that will aid in your escape.

Mad Skills BMX by Turborilla ($0.99, 41.5 MB): Mad Skills BMX is an all-new racing game for iOS. With over 40 challenging levels in several different classes, you must race your way to victory. The game offers intuitive swipe controls that make it easy for beginners to play the game. The game features great physics and a fantastic arcade game experience.

Puzzle Craft by Chillingo Ltd ($0.99, 39.6 MB): In Puzzle Craft you must help build a city by farming, mining, collecting taxes, and hiring workers. The game features elements of match-three and a town building simulation game. You can even craft tools to help you in daily tasks.

iPhone:

Zombie Fish War by iJoy Studio ($0.99, 25.7 MB): Zombie Fish War is a casual arcade game for iOS. All you have to do is tap on a fish at the right time to set off a chain reaction. The more fish you get with a tap, the more points you will score. There are tons of upgrades you can unlock when you progress in the game.

FlySmacker – For iPhone by MindSmack ($1.24, 16.6 MB): FlySmacker is a casual strategy game for iPhone. The objective of the game is to collect food from each level without letting a fly sit on it. The game offers virtual trophies you can earn for completing levels. FlySmacker offers great graphics and several levels.

That’s it for today. Did we miss anything?