Dans Le Noir?
- By: Sadat Edroos
Have you ever lost your sense of smell? Or temporarily not been able to taste? Have you ever lost your sense of touch? Or had a problem with your hearing? We rely on our senses for every interaction with the world. They are by their very nature taken for granted, and any loss, however transient, can lead to a drastic change in a person's life. But the ability to switch senses off remains in the realm of fantastical comic books and specialist neurology wards.
Until now. Dans Le Noir? is a concept restaurant, transported from Paris to London. It serves its food entirely in the dark. Every effort has been made to ensure that the dining area is devoid of any source of light. Thick curtains and twisty corridors ensure that the evasive London sunshine never reaches within. The restaurant offers the chance to experience blindness and feel first hand