For regular nights without any events they say you can also use their reservations form on the web site. Another chimed in by saying he was scratching himself. The restaurant itself is housed in a converted church, in a residential part of the city. I felt around and discovered a piece of meat, which I cut as carefully as I could so it didn't go flying off the plate. I have very bad eyesight, but even without glasses or contact lenses I can at least see light and shapes. Before you enter the dining room, you must remove all phones, watches, or any other objects that may generate light, and place them in a safe.
I'd already eaten two of them. The foundation works to create employment opportunities for blind and visually impaired people. . Also don't wear any frilly sleeves. I thought I'd been in really dark places before, but I was mistaken - this was real pitch dark, with absolutely no light. No lights are allowed inside a blindekuh. Es war in vieler Hinsicht sehr lehrreich.
Ich habe grossen Respekt vor dem Personal, das uns besser bediente als mancher Sehende! A word of caution: since you will be dependent on what is said to you, be sure to tell them that you don't understand German well if you don't when you make the reservation, or bring someone who can translate for you. As the restaurant gradually filled up, I realized that already I was more aware of sounds and smells than usual. And also did you thing that it worked? What happens when you need the loo? This way, she told us, she could lead us safely into the restaurant proper. With no visual prompts, you have to trust your nose, mouth, ears and hands, and you will experience an extraordinary culinary adventure. I finally gave up and picked up most of it with my fingers.
Als weltweit erstes Dunkelrestaurant wurde 1999 die blindekuh Zürich in einer ehemaligen Kapelle im Zürcher Seefeld eröffnet. Die blindekuh ist eine geniale Sache. It was just like having ones eyes closed at night. Make a present of unforgettable moments without vision to someone and support blindekuh at the same time. If you listen in the dark, you hear more intensely. Both locations offer cultural events such as readings or concerts in the dark. Any information on how it works would be very much appreciated.
Once seated, I tentatively groped the table in front of me, locating forks, knives, napkin and a glass. Fordern Sie Ihre Sinne heraus, erleben Sie Interaktion und Kommunikation in einem ganz unbekannten Kontext, sammeln Sie neue Impulse für die Entwicklung ihres Teams. Total blindness is something entirely different, and the Blinde Kuh gives us a chance to experience for just one evening how it feels to have no sight. I couldn't even see my hand if I held it right in front of my face. I certainly wasn't alone in this from what everyone else was saying though. I did manage to get most of the wet, creamy stuff which turned out to be a sort of herb-flavored cottage cheese, but the salad leaves kept evading me. After the appetizer course, the evening's entertainment commenced - a concert by an a cappella group called.
Someone at a nearby table was wearing a sort of flowery perfume: it wasn't really strong at all, but I was aware of the scent for the whole evening. Both locations offer cultural events such as readings or concerts in the dark. It's not a place to go for gastronomic reasons, though the food is fine. Das erste Mal überhaupt in der Schweiz ein Restaurant wo die Innen-Ankleidung und die Darbietung vom Essen auf dem Teller perfekt auf einander abgestimmt ist: einfach Tipptopp der Oberklasse :- Die Bedienung ist sehr freundlich, flott und bestehen darauf sie zum Tisch zu führen, das Essen ist gut bereitet, schmackhaft und kräftig. A rating of two stars means it's excellent, and three stars is the highest praise we give. Ebenso die Küche war exzellent.
As a sighted person and foodie, the appearance of food is just as important as the taste and smell. Die blinden und sehbehinderten Mitarbeitenden, die Profis im Dunkeln, ermöglichen den Gästen, für einen Moment in ihre Welt einzutauchen. I sort of wish they had actually served something a bit stronger flavored - a dark chocolate mousse or something would have been exciting. I was sure to only take one when the bread basket came! At 6:15pm, the the steel clad and studded wooden doors were opened by a couple of very chirpy ladies, and we were ushered into the typically Swiss modern and brightly lit lobby. Tauchen Sie im Restaurant blindekuh in die Dunkelheit ein und erleben Sie Gaumenfreuden einmal ganz anders: Verlassen Sie sich auf Ihren Riech- und Geschmackssinn, Ihren Hör- und Tastsinn und gewinnen Sie eine völlig neue Sicht der Dinge! As I was the last to be seated I could guide myself by grabbing the edge of the table. The second location opened in Spring 2005 in Basel. Right away, the staff asked all the guests to deposit their belongings, especially mobile phones, into the provided lockers.
I have never been to one myself and was hoping someone could fill me on things like. Can you manoeuvre your fork to your lips? Der Erdöpfel-Gratin fand ich leider versalzt :- Auch ein Plus: hier kan man sich in aller Ruhe in die Nase bohren, gähnen, mit den Händen essen, usw. I kept scooping and missing, and from the sounds of it there was at least a couple of plate turnovers. The foundation works to create employment opportunities for blind and visually impaired people. A width of 0 indicates the element is not visible.
The dessert was also something familiar - some creamy custard thing inside a choux pastry. At last it was time to go. Viele wertvolle Informationen vorab helfen. Another thing I realized is how much I usually rely on non-verbal communication, such as raising a hand to call a waiter, or smiling and nodding to say something was good. Bei der Zubereitung unserer kulinarischen Köstlichkeiten legen wir Wert auf saisongerechte und frische Produkte, die von regionalen Produzenten stammen.
Sie fördert in einem das Verständnis für Lebenssituationen, die man sonst wohl nie kennen lernen würde. Once we got past the drapes, there was absolute darkness. The dark restaurants are a project of the Blind-Liecht Swiss German for blind-light foundation. It was astonishing how gracefully the waitresses moved about in the darkness, barely ever bumping into anything. Keine der Gästen oder der Bedienung wird sich beschweren oder sich empören ;- Hier muss man sicher mehr mal s essen gehen, aber mit Kinder unter 8-10 Jahre auf eigene Gefahr oder unter grossem Stress.