An American art dealer (Miguel Sandoval), who specializes in southwestern topaz, arrives by train in Liverpool. Similarly, a very proper British art dealer (Alex Cox), who specializes in African art, arrives in the same hotel. The two meet in the hotel's abandoned restaurant and decide to set off in finding an evening meal, which becomes problematic immediately when the Brit reveals he is vegetarian. While following their pursuit of a mutually acceptable meal, the main point of the film is their discourse en route to their various attempts at an eatery.
|Masatoshi Nagase||Blind Man|
|Tomorowo Taguchi||Noodle Shop Waiter|
|Andrew Schofield||Hotel Receptionist|
|Ryoko Takizawa||Noodle Shop Waitress|
|Christine Colvin||Liverpool Barmaid|
|John McMartin||Liverpool Businessman|
|Charlie Ryan||Old Liverpudlian|