Since 2006, guests have gone through the fascinating experience of eating in pitch darkness at Dans Le Noir ? London. In our restaurant, our guests enjoy a surprise meal while they engage in conversations with people they have never seen before and gain knowledge of blindness and disability.Dans Le Noir ? London is located in the charming area of Clerkenwell in the Borough of Islington.
The restaurant is organised in three different areas. Our Welcoming Area where guests are welcomed and where our welcoming staff takes your order. You will have time to enjoy a drink before meeting your waiter and being guided into the dark room. You will find lockers to keep your coats, bags, and phones safe during the experience. Our Main Dining Room in the dark which can accommodate up to 60 guests on different sharing tables. Our restaurant has been organised to provide security and minimise accidents. The whole room is monitored with infra-red cameras in case of problems. Dans le Noir ? has a special security system and clearly indicated emergency exits which light up if needed. All safety and emergency procedures have been approved by the Authorities to ensure customers’ safety. Located on the first floor of the restaurant, the Lounge also called “The Gallery” is an elegant and private place for guests to relax and enjoy a nice drink after the experience. The Gallery attached to a Private Dining Room in the dark (which can accommodate up to 16 guests) is also the perfect place to organise small exclusive corporate events, blind tastings, press conferences, team building or brainstorming events in the dark. We can accommodate you for lunch or a private dinner in the dark, do not hesitate to contact our booking team.