Loved it so much I posted it to our ‘sister’ site
I found your post on HO, @Midlife; thank you for the menu link! Not only is the commentary an amusing read, I think it also must help people feel more comfortable and more inclined towards exploring new-to-them dishes.
While Fei is pleased to see the boost in sales, he hopes the added publicity won’t translate to higher expectations among diners: “I don’t want people thinking, ‘Oh, a lot of people are talking about this restaurant, so it must be very good,’ and then they come here and think it’s just average. I just don’t want people to be disappointed, and I don’t want to oversell it.”