— by Casey Baseel: Conveyor belt sushi chain Kappazushi is a stalwart ally for those whose love of sushi is much greater than the contents of their wallet. Even when the chain isn’t offering super-cheap all-you-can-eat deals, it regularly offers sushi for as little as 100 yen (US$0.94) per two-piece plate.

So it was a little surprising earlier this month when Kappazushi announced that its newest sushi bowl item, the Megamori Kani Ikura-don, costs a whopping 12,000 yen (US$113)! Who’d be crazy enough to order that? […]

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