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Date: 10/19/13 10:11 AM

13 Responses to Automated Japanese Restaurant With No Waiters

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    ElectricEye Male 40-49
    2720 posts
    October 19, 2013 at 10:12 am
    Link: Automated Japanese Restaurant With No Waiters - This solves the tip dilemma once and for all.
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    Swaywithme Female 18-29
    3696 posts
    October 19, 2013 at 10:34 am
    Very neat idea! Very efficient....

    Now take this onto a bar setting, or even just busy family friendly restaurant. How do you order drinks? How detailed is the customizable option for picky eaters with allergies? Who do you deal with for complaints? What about the extra sushi that isn`t being selected? Is there a security feature in place that somebody can`t snag my special order before I do? And finally, what`s to stop me from tucking those little plates in my huge, over sized purse? B]

    It is pretty cool, seems to go well with a sushi restaurant where the majority of items are served cold. I just don`t think my sissy should start looking for new work just yet :D
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    CaptKangaroo Male 50-59
    2285 posts
    October 19, 2013 at 10:46 am
    As a kid, automats were heaving their last gasps.
    This is a new take on that type of establishment, with the usual Japanese flair. Well done.
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    2L84ME Male 18-29
    208 posts
    October 19, 2013 at 10:59 am
    These are already all over the place in L.A. old.

    Also, the electronics are takin` ur jebs!
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    MelCervini Female 40-49
    2016 posts
    October 19, 2013 at 11:30 am
    tipping isn`t an issue in Japan.. its VERY insulting and taboo to tip because you`re telling your server "you suck at your job, here is some money to get more training"
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    Jake_Justus Male 50-59
    7033 posts
    October 19, 2013 at 11:33 am

    A nice high-tech idea on an old gimmick. Besides automats, there used to be places back in the 50`s/60`s where toy trains would bring the food out.
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    collegebound Male 18-29
    3746 posts
    October 19, 2013 at 2:34 pm
    no worries about dealing with crap employees/customers.

    no worries about said employee spitting in your food or you spitting in your customers.

    avoid the conflict before it starts :D
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    ferdyfred Male 40-49
    13515 posts
    October 19, 2013 at 2:59 pm
    Nice, I like this idea
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    G0T0Guy Male 30-39
    258 posts
    October 19, 2013 at 3:52 pm
    Was that Dana Carvey?
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    Magentab0b Female 30-39
    1467 posts
    October 19, 2013 at 5:34 pm
    Wonder if it`s open 24 hours. I`d love to go there at midnight with the rest of the night owls.
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    Draculya Male 40-49
    14449 posts
    October 20, 2013 at 1:03 am
    Good way to eliminate minimum wage jobs. If we eliminate all minimum wage jobs, we will have no more poor people.*

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    TheOrigin Male 18-29
    500 posts
    October 21, 2013 at 7:28 am
    Kaiten sushi, old news. Really really really old news.
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    CodeJockey Male 40-49
    5556 posts
    October 23, 2013 at 8:54 am
    "you suck at your job, here is some money to get more training"

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