"Imbiss" or "Imbissbude" can be roughly translated as "food cart" although not always mobile. At one of these you can buy "Currywurst" or maybe "Ketwurst" - a hot dog-like product in a special bun. This Imbiss was opened in the former East Germany. Although they had fast food in the DDR, they were not privately owned businesses.
23.10.1991 Berlin-Köpenick, Neueröffnung Imbiß in Alt-Köpenick Archive description
Berlin, Alt-Köpenick.- Imbissbude "Essen und Trinken" Depicted place Berlin-Köpenick Date 23 October 1991 Photographer Thurn, Joachim F.
Photo German Bundesarchiv CC by SA
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