The Global Restaurant Chain Run by North Korea

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Written by Adam Chase


  • Half as Interesting
    Half as InterestingVit më parë

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  • Rodrigo Papa Mambo Muñoz

    Rodrigo Papa Mambo Muñoz

    22 ditë më parë

    The most brutal, repressive, murderous dictator in the world is the USA you imbecile

  • Jiwoo Park

    Jiwoo Park

    4 muaj më parë

    "nobody wants won" except every south korean ever but a different won so... never mind (still a #dope video though)

  • Christie Schmitt

    Christie Schmitt

    5 muaj më parë

    Would you do a video about the USSR and Soviet Ukraine’s Holomodor please?



    6 muaj më parë

    How did nebula start?



    6 muaj më parë

    What is a money bomb

  • not someone taking over the world defnautly not
    not someone taking over the world defnautly notDitë më parë

    North Korea needs to go down

  • Achim Glowczeski
    Achim GlowczeskiDitë më parë

    You must be referring to MacDonald's and the United States. Perhaps you should study history as far back as the 1950s and see what the US did to Korea. The US as children in cages at the borders, has dropped atomic bombs, and is oppresses many Muslim nations thru out the world.

  • Fernando Cruz
    Fernando Cruz2 ditë më parë

    Imagine seriously taking North Korea as a menace against humanity.

  • Fogstone
    Fogstone2 ditë më parë

    WTF MACDONALS IS KOREAN? ahhhhhhhhhh ok no

  • Iamwarranted
    Iamwarranted2 ditë më parë


  • Joseph Frey
    Joseph Frey2 ditë më parë

    Honstely the food looks good lol

  • Cheef Smokealot
    Cheef Smokealot6 ditë më parë

    North Korea is also well known for printing fake US 100 dollar bills by the millions and dealing drugs en mass like meth and fentanyl. NK is a totally evil regime. 😆😆🇺🇸🇰🇷

  • Robert Platt
    Robert Platt8 ditë më parë

    My father was a contractor who did machine service on Soviet cruise vessels when they docked at Brooklyn. They insisted on feeding him and the food was out of this world.

  • Ranu Jaiswal
    Ranu Jaiswal10 ditë më parë

    Can you guarantee my safe return incase I like liked this video and happen to crash (as I forgot the name you mentioned) this restaurant at some point in my life?

  • Maddy Carbuncle
    Maddy Carbuncle10 ditë më parë

    Yeah, a tiny cash-strapped country with SOOO much access to fissile material is the world's greatest geopolitical threat. Meanwhile, at present, across the pond..

  • Asole Gamer
    Asole Gamer10 ditë më parë

    Open this restaurant in india please

  • Gabriel Machado
    Gabriel Machado11 ditë më parë

    00:25 omg it's run by the american government???????

  • Tom Hagen
    Tom Hagen11 ditë më parë

    Love your videos, and your pronunciation is amazing considering how far god set you back by giving you an american accent :p Big love from the UK 🇬🇧

  • Nirmal Kirtisinghe
    Nirmal Kirtisinghe14 ditë më parë

    Why would anyone buy tea from UK, when the UK imports 100% of its tea?

  • Matthew Gailey
    Matthew Gailey14 ditë më parë

    I love that you pronounce “UK” with an accent

  • George Brandy
    George Brandy15 ditë më parë

    Yay, let's insult a country that had a greater tonnage of bombs dropped on it than any other single country, including the atom bombs dropped on Japan! And has been threatened with annihilation on a regular basis ever since. When was the last time a North Korean spoiled your day?

  • Aditya Kamath
    Aditya Kamath15 ditë më parë

    so you're telling me I might have aided in boosting the economy of a brutal country ruled by a maniacal, fat tyrant because I ordered kimchi from a nearby restaurant that I didn't know the name of? seems legit

  • Alejandro Fernandez
    Alejandro Fernandez16 ditë më parë

    Long live the DPRK and fuck this mediocre enfotainment channel!

  • m3 talent agency
    m3 talent agency16 ditë më parë

    If you try to steal one of the pictures, they'll sentence you to forced labor and later they'll put you in a coma.

  • Topo Poco
    Topo Poco16 ditë më parë

    I live in Thailand! Thank you for telling me which restaurant to NEVER support! ❤️

  • Kohan Killetz
    Kohan Killetz17 ditë më parë

    North Korea is better than usa

  • Tomasz Potapczyk
    Tomasz Potapczyk18 ditë më parë

    It is not kimchi. It's potatoes in chilli sause.

  • S W
    S W18 ditë më parë

    i have been to one of these restaurants. the waitress are all exceptionally pretty and slim (for a reason)

  • poponachtschnecke
    poponachtschnecke18 ditë më parë

    Dude, I'm sorry you've never had Phish Food. It's not fish flavored, it's a band reference.

  • ECZPlaysGames _YT
    ECZPlaysGames _YT19 ditë më parë

    2:53 yea boi proud to be American (Music) *”oh yea I’m a American! Maniac!”*

  • Shaffaf Ahmed
    Shaffaf Ahmed19 ditë më parë

    It's sad that this channel represents US as "the world" etc..

  • Wasin Hitasak
    Wasin Hitasak20 ditë më parë

    Watched this video out of curiosity about North Korean global(?) restaurant chain, learned there was actually one in my own country...

  • Don Miller
    Don Miller20 ditë më parë

    The Global Restaurant Chain Run by North Korea 0:48 "This Pyongyang restaurant is one of over 130 Pyongyang restaurants all across Asia, in countries like China, Thailand, Vietnam and more" Call me naive, be that doesn't sound very global to me.

  • futsuu
    futsuu20 ditë më parë

    Ive been. It's fun.

  • michelle logreco
    michelle logreco20 ditë më parë

    What the Fuck?!?!

  • Gembly
    Gembly21 ditë më parë

    who holds the waitresses from escaping?

  • Chris Robalino
    Chris Robalino21 ditë më parë

    Don’t give money to NK, you are helping a terrible dictatorship.

  • jessiey31 wayne
    jessiey31 wayne21 ditë më parë

    Would love to visit this country. This country is showing its wicked acts while the western countries hides and denies that they are doing anything

  • Austin McNeil
    Austin McNeil21 ditë më parë

    Phish food! Go trey!

  • Scott Newton
    Scott Newton21 ditë më parë

    It's got to be better than Chinese cuisine . Bats and locusts ? No ta

  • Emile Bichelberger
    Emile Bichelberger21 ditë më parë

    Fuck Ben and Jerry’s. virtue signalling bastards.

  • The1Mustache3
    The1Mustache321 ditë më parë

    Have you been to north korea? I am tired of this propaganda.

  • Eirenarch


    21 ditë më parë

    @The1Mustache3 i know that, i meant that you cant visit it legally unless you go along this really specific guided route

  • The1Mustache3


    21 ditë më parë

    @Eirenarch That is false. You can visit. No flights from the "western" world. But there are countries where you can get a flight to North Korea. If you depart from Russia Vietnam or China to name a few.

  • Eirenarch


    21 ditë më parë

    You know you cant freely visit north korea right?

  • Ernesto Simón
    Ernesto Simón21 ditë më parë

    I had dinner at one of these restaurants a couple of years ago, in Shanghai. Everything was very kitschy.

  • Pontificate YourLife
    Pontificate YourLife22 ditë më parë

    So are these staffed from the dear leaders harem rejects? I bet the service is to die for. We need to open some in commifornia. Might as well get ahead of the curve.

  • Rodrigo Papa Mambo Muñoz
    Rodrigo Papa Mambo Muñoz22 ditë më parë

    The most brutal, repressive, murderous dictator in the world is the USA you imbecile

  • Marci Sunshine
    Marci Sunshine22 ditë më parë

    I came for the twisted ideas of a murderous dictator...I stayed for the unabashed sarcasm. 😏

  • Ib Christensen
    Ib Christensen22 ditë më parë

    At least they don't bomb the shit out of other countries.

  • Troy Smith
    Troy Smith22 ditë më parë

    This is funny as I live in the USA and I'm educated enough to know the USA overthrown many governments from many countries such as n.Korea. Most people in our country are brainwashed slaves to the rich, as we have a government that works for the rich not the people.

  • Aljo Molina
    Aljo Molina22 ditë më parë

    Spies. SPIES!

  • OMNI • SON
    OMNI • SON23 ditë më parë


  • I don’t like juice
    I don’t like juice23 ditë më parë

    Wait, wait, wait.....COLD noodles?! Umm, no thanks.🤢 Even if they weren’t made in a restaurant from a literal hell on earth.

  • Kitty Lover
    Kitty Lover23 ditë më parë


  • JKnowles
    JKnowles23 ditë më parë

    Bull Shit Content!!

  • Carey Bowden
    Carey Bowden23 ditë më parë

    Watching to know what they are so I can boycott them

  • Silvery Blue
    Silvery Blue23 ditë më parë

    When the supreme leader ask for the manager... Prepare yourself.

  • brizzlefarmizzle
    brizzlefarmizzle23 ditë më parë

    Why don't they just warm them up?

  • Dabkevinhere
    Dabkevinhere23 ditë më parë

    I have a Karen fetish

  • Komer West
    Komer West24 ditë më parë

    Why js this allowed? Why are people spending money to give to Fat Rocket man? Burn them down.

  • flat cube
    flat cube24 ditë më parë

    Wow, that one lady is allowed red hair o.0

  • Brittney Self
    Brittney Self24 ditë më parë

    This dude getting in his own jabs while dissing north korea. +1internets

  • Ggdivhjkjl
    Ggdivhjkjl24 ditë më parë

    In the original Oceans 11 they were caught.

  • Ggdivhjkjl
    Ggdivhjkjl24 ditë më parë

    Ate in a Korean restaurant in China once which was run by men from the Democratic People's Republic of Korea.

  • John Noxel
    John Noxel24 ditë më parë

    Would never eat in one of those

  • Mattis fath
    Mattis fath24 ditë më parë

    I went to one in Malaysia once back in 2017? Iirc and it was pretty meh but the cold noodles were actually pretty good,but I noticed how it was pretty empty(Probably Because of y'know the assassin thing)overall it's Good but The place gives an Aura when you remember that the staff would be punished if business declines, 3,8⭐ Maybe I'll visit again tomorrow

  • J Johnson
    J Johnson24 ditë më parë

    Ive actually been to one of those in China. It feels completely normal and weird at the same time. Granted, I was there when I was younger so I'm sure it would be a little different going there now.

  • Todd Hitchens
    Todd Hitchens24 ditë më parë

    I wonder if China Biden will be helping them as well.

  • Vereinfacht
    Vereinfacht24 ditë më parë

    In order to restrict the flow of information, the North Korean government sends its citizens to work abroad to work for customers that can say anything they want to.

  • NicNak Braun
    NicNak Braun24 ditë më parë

    Real life never heard anyone that talk this fast with a annoying. Speech therapy is a thing

  • H Mikey
    H Mikey24 ditë më parë

    Hang on, just done a google search. How come North Korean Won has more value than South Korean Won to Sterling? That doesn’t make sense.

  • Luc Girard
    Luc Girard24 ditë më parë

    Sooooo close with the kimchi. The dish you kept showing is fermented turnip. The kimchi was in the next bowl over, fermented cabbage

  • Mr. Grant
    Mr. Grant25 ditë më parë

    The idea of going to one of these restaurants sounded fun at first and then as I realized the financial aspect it's starting to look like international money laundering or even treason. Hard pass lol

  • Justin Coleman
    Justin Coleman25 ditë më parë

    So, support them or they’ll kill their “employees.”

  • Prince Steven II.
    Prince Steven II.25 ditë më parë

    So, why don't the workers just leave out the door? Easy escape.

  • bzacon
    bzacon25 ditë më parë

    Please cover South Korea's Mcdonalds: Lotteria

  • Alex C
    Alex C25 ditë më parë

    I went to north korea its actually amazing they have state of the art cars. Then i woke up

  • Henry Rollins
    Henry Rollins25 ditë më parë

    This is a shitty documentary.

  • sailingsolar
    sailingsolar25 ditë më parë

    By shear numbers alone China's Communist Party is the most Murderous regime on the planet.

  • struckfire 3337
    struckfire 333726 ditë më parë

    It takes wan to know wan..(snare)..bum bum, bum....

  • H Ng
    H Ng26 ditë më parë

    Been to the one in Shanghai ... DPK soju is very moonshine-like lol ... their seafood dishes are very good and different from those from the south... Can’t stop feeling bad about eating NK produce while the people that caught those fish abalone could very much be starving

  • Junwei He
    Junwei He26 ditë më parë

    Here again Westerners who have never been to North Korea talking like they know everything about the country.

  • jd azalp
    jd azalp26 ditë më parë

    The most brutal murdurous country in the world??? really??? Well who BOMB JAPAN, AFGHANISTAN,IRAQ, SYRIA, LEBANON...... better look in your backyad first before you look at others....

  • Nerdlin Geeksly
    Nerdlin Geeksly26 ditë më parë

    Well now I know not to go to this restaurant

  • Rune Pk
    Rune Pk27 ditë më parë

    Somewhere a guy named Juan is triggered

  • White
    White27 ditë më parë

    why dont people stone the cameras at the restaurants and the waitresses would get freedom and obviously they would do it once a month when they have the 30K $ so they could live a normal life and if someone would find them sus they would just tell the person that they are from south korea/ china

  • jonnda
    jonnda27 ditë më parë

    North Korea likes to try and convince its own citizens everything is fine, and with these restaurants, I guess they are doing that for the rest of the world.

  • paonquinho
    paonquinho27 ditë më parë

    0:51 Show's the Pyongyang restaurant in Cambodia -- doesn't show Cambodia on the map just a few seconds later^^;

  • Christopher Ellis
    Christopher Ellis27 ditë më parë

    US buys tea from UK ,what could go wrong?

  • Pablo
    Pablo27 ditë më parë

    An American saying that North Korea's nuclear armament is the biggest threat to the world is a bit ironic, but I guess you get a pass cause you produce Hollywood movies and burgers

  • Julio Gonzo
    Julio Gonzo27 ditë më parë

    Well I for one am glad you did not get hit by small arms fire running across the DMZ at Applebees. Was it difficult integrating with society after?

  • VelocityDuck821
    VelocityDuck82127 ditë më parë

    Sonmi-451's past history

  • anthony mo
    anthony mo28 ditë më parë

    For a sec I thought they were gonna talk about panda express

  • DW
    DW28 ditë më parë

    Still better than McDonalds

  • mike bar
    mike bar28 ditë më parë

    I defected from Applebee's

  • Nt Mn
    Nt Mn29 ditë më parë

    It must be better for these waitresses than being in North Korea. *watched the end of the video* oh...I take that back!

  • Bumble Bee
    Bumble Bee29 ditë më parë

    It takes yuan to know yuan

  • greenaum
    greenaum29 ditë më parë

    Does the cuisine include the corpses of your relatives when there's a famine? Surely one of NK's most famous foods.

  • Callie Masters
    Callie Masters29 ditë më parë

    If you eat there you should insist on paying in North Korean currency only. Then run like hell.

  • Freedom Isdead
    Freedom IsdeadMuaj më parë

    China is just a richer with more friends North-Korea, they both have concentration camps they both have leaders for life, and they both have total control on the medias

  • Freedom Isdead
    Freedom IsdeadMuaj më parë

    I want to eat inthese North Korean restaurants so bad, Be serious North Korean isn t counting on a couple of restaurants to financially lead a country.

  • ace hood
    ace hoodMuaj më parë

    US government is much worse.

  • Ryan R
    Ryan RMuaj më parë

    why “censorship and oppression” like that is unique to DPRK? see quite a bit of that in the USA man and it ain’t the North Koreans doing it- seems to be same people doing and promoting the censorship here who would probably tell you all about how terrible and awful DPRK is.

  • Michael Ronan
    Michael RonanMuaj më parë


  • osriodore
    osriodoreMuaj më parë

    This is like those restaurants in Cloud Atlas with the fabricant waitresses

  • nunya biznez
    nunya biznezMuaj më parë

    Fun fact: 72% of North Korea's total food production goes to these restaurants.

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