Pyongyang’s newest sushi restaurant opens, featuring a conveyor-belt and computer ordering system. Deborah Lutterbeck reports.
Sushi in Pyongyang
A new way to enjoy sushi in Pyongyang.
Video filmed by North Korea’s state news agency, KCNA, which could not be independently verified by Reuters, shows a restaurant serving sushi on a conveyor-belt and customers making orders using a computer.
The restaurant has only been open a week and it is already a success says employee Kim Kum Suk.
(SOUNDBITE) (Korean) RESTAURANT EMPLOYEE, KIM KUM SUK, SAYING:
“It has been a week since we opened the restaurant and it has a very good reputation. We will put more efforts to make better and more delicious sushi.”
KCNA said the restaurant can accommodate more than 100 people at a time and serves dozens of kinds sushi.