A fully automated restaurant just opened in New York City (114 years after the last automated restaurant opened)

December 19, 2016

I’m a little too young to remember the boom days of Horn & Hardart, but my grandfather loved it. As far back as 1902, the New York and Philly restaurant chain, known as an “Automat,” was the place to go to get a piece of apple pie, a pre-packaged …