DID - Dine in the Dark was first launched in January by veteran restaurateurs Julien Wallet-Houget and Benjamin Baskin, with an initial aim of introducing something new to Bangkok's restaurant scene while providing employment for visually impaired people.
Therefore, unlike some dark dining establishments in other parts of the world that feature sighted service staff wearing night-vision goggles, all 15, multi-lingual hosts at the 60-seat DID are visually impaired people who have been trained to guide and give assistance to sighted customers. Despite its social commitments, DID positions itself as a fine dining business where gourmet cuisine, pleasant ambience, efficient service and great entertainment perfectly combine, well, in the dark.
Guests can expect to find a jazz night on Sundays, traditional Thai music and poetry on Wednesdays, an acoustic duet on Fridays and guitar recital on Saturdays. According to the owners, the restaurant is completely packed on weekends, and 70% of its clients are Thais.
More information, visit http://www.facebook.com/DineintheDark.
- Open days
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday
18:30 to 23:00
- More info
Remark: Cost of meal per person
Ascott Sathorn Bangkok , 2nd Floor, DID - Dine in the Dark, Thung Maha Mek, Sathon, Bangkok 10120 Thailand
- Phone number
+66 (0) 2-676-6676
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