Restaurant Facts

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There are over 16,251 full-service restaurants in the vicinity of NYC. You could visit one every day for 40 years and still not have visited them all. This excludes counter service restaurants and cafeterias.
Ma Yu Ching’s Bucket Chicken House in Kaifeng, China is considered the world’s oldest operating restaurant, first opening in 1153 AD during the Jing Dynasty.
Tim’s Place, a restaurant in Albuquerque, serves breakfast, lunch and hugs and is owned by a man with Down’s Syndrome.
In 2005, a man named Ronald MacDonald robbed Wendy's.
Lentil As Anything, a successful Australian restaurant, allows its customers to pay whatever price they feel like paying for the food.
Jon Bon Jovi has a restaurant that has no prices; guests pay whatever they can or volunteer in exchange for their meal.
McDonald's did away with its spoon-shaped coffee stirrers because people were using them as cocaine spoons.