Korean Restaurant Sets Solo Diners Up on Surprise Blind Dates

September 24, 2015

Surprise!

Antisocial people of the world, meet your new nightmare: A Korean restaurant where solo diners suddenly find themselves on blind dates. Per RocketNews, the stunt restaurant nabs single customers off the street by promising them a free meal.

After getting their food, the diners are asked by a tablet on the wall if they’d like some company. For those who are bold enough to choose “yes,” a wall panel suddenly slides back to put them face-to-face with another equally shocked diner, turning a lonely noodle-slurping session into an unnervingly intimate dinner date.

Although solo dining is widely embraced in…