You may say to yourself, “I feel like a short-order cook,” picturing a chef who moves so fast to complete so many orders at once that he or she seems to have more than two arms. Three, at least.
And so, in honor of that feeling and DIY take-out month (you can still enter our #DIYtakeout Contest here!), we sent a photographer out into six New York cafes and diners with really speedy, multi-tasking chefs. Scroll through the images below to enrich your dinner-time fantasy of being a short-order cook.
Stop 1. Chop Chop Grub Shop, a “modern lunch counter.”