Retrothing's got a post up lamenting the death of the Automat, that low-hassle, tip-free dining experience of the past. But the Automat is still around, albeit in pockets: the Netherlands has got their FEBO chain, and NYC is home to Bamn on St. Mark's.
Hit the jump for large pictures, and remember a time when your food wasn't brought to you by a frustrated, Shakespeare-trained actor who despises you.
Top: Adam Kuban
Second: Alix Guillard
Remainder: David Leong via Facebook