No Need For Human Interaction at This Fully Automated Sushi Restaurant

August 25, 2015

Fill up on sushi without ever conversing with a waiter.

From tablet ordering to robot waiters, we’re living in a brave new world of restaurant technology, and sushi restaurants aren’t immune. Enterprise Innovation reports that Genki Sushi has just launched the first fully automated sushi bar in Hong Kong, which allows customers to order, eat, and pay without ever having to interact with another human being.

Customers at Genki start by ordering sushi on-demand through a tablet app. Food is then delivered via a network of miniature Japanese bullet trains. Twenty-four sets of tracks crisscross the restaurant, and the train system has…