Sushi Nakazawa Was Almost Completely Lost in Translation

Daisuke Nakazawa.
Daisuke Nakazawa. Photo: Courtesy Sushi Nakazawa

“He didn’t speak English. I didn’t speak Japanese […] We had a translator there, and she didn’t speak anything. It was the most f–king retarded conversation that we had.” — Daisuke Nakazawa and Sushi Nakazawa owner Alessandro Borgognone had a particularly inauspicious first meeting, Borgognone says. Things have definitely changed since day one. [NYP, Earlier]