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Reading - Strange Restaurants

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Read the article and try to solve the exercises and discuss the questions below with your friends:

  • Put these parts of the sentences into the article:
  • submarine that is completely see-through
  • and you may be the customer but
  • does not offer too much variety in food
  • the larger tables look like bathtubs with
  • hanging from its own separate crane
  • it's served just a little less commonly
  • does use ingredients you would usually find in a restaurant
  • make sure you bring your coat
  • they have replaced them with robots
  • more accessible than the first two
  • you won't ever know
  • are toilets
  • but they do not cook the food
  • problem with heights
    • Do you consider all these restaurants strange?Would you find it reasonable to establish such a restaurant in place you live? Why?
    • Which of them do you find the strangest? Why?
    • Do you know some strange or weird restaurant? Where is it? Why is it strange?
    • Would like to visit some strange restaurant when on your holiday?
    • Try to find more strange or weird restaurants using the web.
    • Do you have any idea of some strange or weird restaurant?

 

Themed restaurants can be found all over the world, but some restaurants push it a little bit further than the rest of them. If you're looking to try something completely different, and just a little bit strange, you may want to consider these restaurants:

 

Robot Kitchen

Robot Kitchen is a restaurant located in Hong Kong. Instead of hiring waiters and servers for their customers,………………………….(a). There are three robots who do all the tasks of regular waiters and servants,……………......(b). One robot is completely equipped to take orders while another robot is designed to dance on top of the tables to keep the customers entertained while they are waiting on their food.

 

Snow Cave Bar

This is not technically a restaurant, but it is still very strange. The Snow Cave Bar is located in Norway and since it is a bar, it…………………….. (c), but it is incredibly unique. The entire bar is made out of snow, as the name suggest, you even have to sit on barstools made completely out of snow. …………………. (d) if you visit this restaurant!

 

O'noir

If the food from this restaurant looks disgusting,……………... (e) This restaurant is completely dark and it stays that way throughout all of your meal. The waiters and servers are completely unable to see you, the food, your table. …………. (f) this does not mean that you get to see any more than the waiters do.

 

Hadaka Sushi

Hadaka Sushi is a little bit …………………….. (g), it is located in Los Angeles. The food itself is not strange, but the way it is served is not exactly ordinary. The sushi is served on a naked woman's body, a practice that is known as Nyotaimori. At least you don't have to worry about not liking the food, you know what you're getting but …………….(h).

 

W-Duck

This restaurant is like a giant restroom, literally. Located in Portugal, the seating in W-Duck …….......(i) The smaller tables in the restaurants look like sinks with a sheet of glass over it, while ………….. (j) a sheet of glass over it.

 

Dinner in the Sky

This is an incredibly different restaurant, it is not located on the ground, rather it can be found hanging from a crane 50 meters in the air. This is definitely not for people who have a ………… (k). The dinner guests sit around a rectangular table up in the air, and sometimes enjoy music from a piano that is……….. (l).

 

Underwater Restaurant

The Underwater Restaurant is part of the Hilton Hotel that can be found in the Maldives. The restaurant is actually a ……………… (m), but don't worry, the submarine does not move. You can enjoy your meal with the fish, without actually having to come in contact with them.

 

Chodovar Beer Spa

Located in the Czech Republic, the Chodovar Beer spa is not an actual restaurant, but it ………………(n), or bar. One of the main treatments of this spa is a bath of beer, just lay there and soak it in.

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