Surreal gourmet dining – in total darkness. Dans Le Noir.

About Time is one of my husband’s favourite movies.  It’s a time-travelling rom-com where the couple meet for the first time in the pitch-black of a restaurant where customers dine in complete darkness. I never for a moment realised that this restaurant was virtually just around the corner from the Barbican – well a 10 minute walk away -  so we went along to Dans Le Noir in Clerkenwell Green to test-drive the experience.  The restaurant/experience celebrates its tenth anniversary this year. A short walk away via St John’s Square, the venue looks just like a bistro bar if you’re … [Read more...]