You are what you eat & drink

Ten of the world’s weirdest restaurants

A new Moscow restaurant staffed entirely by sets of twins is an odd concept, but that’s nothing compared to some of the bizarre eateries in other parts of the world. Dinner on the loo, anyone?

Would you order this dish? Magic Restroom restaurant, Los Angeles. Photograph: Elizabeth Daniels. This photo originally appeared in eater.com

The idea of sitting on a toilet in public is the stuff of nightmares but that hasn’t stopped the Magic Restroom making loos the focus of its new themed restaurant in LA. In fact toilet-themed restaurants are nothing new – Taiwans’ Modern Toilet where chocolate ice-cream is served in toilet-shaped dishes is well-documented. Inspired by its success Magic Restroom owner YoYo Li has introduced toilets as seats and a mix of Asian and western food – like zha jiang mian, named “constipation” on the menu, braised pork over rice, (“smells-like-poop”), and sundaes (choose from chocolate “black poop” or the vanilla-strawberry sundae “bloody number two”) served, of course, in miniature toilet bowls. Revolting and distrubing in equal measure. Freud would have a field day.
Isabel Choat

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2 responses

  1. That is seriously disgusting…

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    October 17, 2013 at 3:01 pm

    • >vilges, I’m not sure I could even go through the motions…

      AV

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      October 17, 2013 at 3:05 pm

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