Sushi Nakazawa Was Almost Completely Lost in Translation

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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]