I would make the dining area wrap around the kitchen, and have big windows allowing the diners to see the kitchen, and be assured the food was prepared cleanly.
Am I that old?
Maybe I should be submitting more slide-rule articles. Or, better yet, TMRC's System 2:
Now that is some awesome old technology. I can't believe the link to the audio file is broken! Thank god I visited TMRC to hear this thing in person before they took it to the museum.
Plus, I think it's a cool, old idea that could inspire some new business ideas. Obviously some people found it interesting . . . they upmodded it.
It seems like it should be feasible...
Has anybody seen Dark City? There's a great example of one in there. Its where the guy loses his wallet.