Tuesday, January 25, 2011
Melody Kettle visits Mesob Ethiopian Restaurant in Montclair, NJ and learns how Vickie Smith Siculiano uses QR Codes to enhance the diners' experience.
Melody Kettle visits Mesob Ethiopian Restaurant in Montclair on Ethiopian Christmas day and learns about the traditional celebration.
Sunday Ethiopian Brunch at Mesob Restaurant of Montclair NJ
Hot From The Kettle: Enhancing the Dining Experience
Mesob Ethiopian Restaurant is one of the first restaurants in the country to use these codes in their restaurant. Vickie Smith-Siculiano, Director of Marketing for Mesob, and her mother Debi Smith have created and placed information bearing QR codes throughout Mesob.
This presents an opportunity for the diner to enhance their experience. If you’re waiting for your meal to arrive and happen to be curious about the process of making Injera, or if you want to watch an Ethiopian fashion show, you can do this directly from your chair by simply picking up your smart phone, downloading the free app, (NeoReader is suggested for the iPhone, and Bar Code Scanner app for others) and scan the code. Voila! You’re taken to the video! (Read More)