At November 2019, there is a way to browse Google Maps community lists in the Android app.
Search for the city or location.
Open the detailed view of the search result.
There is a lists section.
Expand the section and browse the list of lists.
1 & 2.
3 & 4.
This is one of those cases where a pictures says more than the words, I think
Anyway, using a desktop web browser
Go to https://www.google.com
Click on Settings
The emerging menu will show the Search Settings menu option