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Dine in the Dark - CLOSED

The Ascott Hotel, 2nd Floor, 187 Sathorn Road | Yannawa / BTS Chong Nonsi,, Bangkok, Thailand
+66 2 649 8358
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good26%
  • Average11%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
18 Jul 2015
“Experiential delight!”
10 May 2015
“Enlightening Experience!”
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Asian, Thai, American, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
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The Ascott Hotel, 2nd Floor, 187 Sathorn Road | Yannawa / BTS Chong Nonsi,, Bangkok, Thailand
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1 - 10 of 43 reviews

Reviewed 18 July 2015 via mobile

Finding myself rather peckish one Saturday evening and standing outside Terminal 21 in Bangkok, my friend suggested visiting DID at the Sheraton Grande. So, across the road we trotted and Jay, the manager explained the dining process and noted my food intolerances, assuring me that...More

1  Thank kalaharibj
Reviewed 10 May 2015

DID is located at the Sheraton Grande Sukhumvit Hotel near Asoke BTS. We weren't sure what to expect! The entire four course meal takes place in total darkness and your eyes do not adjust at all whilst inside. Makes for a very unique albeit a...More

1  Thank HongKongJetSetter
Reviewed 6 January 2015

dine in the total darkness provides you precious experience of eating without sight. you lean how dependent we are on sight. Blinded staffs are very nice. however, regarding dish, I was not so impressed because of same foods served on the same plate such as...More

Thank miangkamthai
Reviewed 18 May 2014

I went to Dine in the Dark after visiting Dialogue in the Dark. It was also the nice experience having dinner without seeing anything including food and your table-mates. One of my friend started to use his hands rather than spoon & fork as we...More

2  Thank nirav79
Reviewed 11 October 2013

It is the kind of place you go for novelty and curiosity. The food was OK, the staff tryng to do their best to convince you that it is an " out of this world" experience. A few days later saw in Bangkok the same...More

Thank ADOLFODLC
Reviewed 29 January 2013

A strange experience in a nice way.. Entering in the restaurant completely blind as it's very pitch black inside, the staff will lead you to your table. Being in the dark and unable to see anything, I felt I appreciate more of the taste and...More

4  Thank Flyer789
Reviewed 17 December 2012

This restaurant it on Sathon rd ( i took subway Sathon station ) The ascott Hotel on 2nd also have restaurant mame DID first guest must register and take a menu from front dest before u get inside becasue it very dark ( there will...More

3  Thank Gappza
Reviewed 29 October 2012

If possible try and do this experience somewhere other than here. I'd done this previously in Berlin and found it one of the most enriching and amazing experiences ever, the food was fantastic. Unfortunately the one in Bangkok just doesn't come anywhere near that. The...More

2  Thank BangkokKate
Reviewed 18 October 2012

I went here for my girlfriend's birthday and enjoyed it thoroughly. The concept allows blind people to have good jobs and at the same time it allows you to feel what its like to be blind. Theres absolutely no light and the menu is a...More

2  Thank Steven D
Reviewed 11 October 2012

It's a very special and cool experience to dine in a completely dark environment. No phone is allowed inside the restaurant. U will be brought by a guide by putting ur hand on his or her shoulder to ur table.U can only taste ur food(options...More

Thank yongnienie
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  • Address: The Ascott Hotel, 2nd Floor, 187 Sathorn Road | Yannawa / BTS Chong Nonsi,, Bangkok, Thailand
  • Location: Asia  >  Thailand  >  Bangkok
  • Phone Number: +66 2 649 8358
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Description
DID -- Dine in the Dark is a fine dining restaurant in complete darkness. It is an interesting, fun and enjoyable experience, to discover with your friends, colleagues and loved ones.With dishes prepared by our Le Cordon Bleu trained Chef, DID - Dine in the Dark offers a choice of four surprise menus:- International (3-course menu)- Thai (3-course menu)- Vegetarian (3-course menu)- Culinary discovery (5-course menu, with additional wine pairing option).Menus are complemented by an extensive à-la-carte range of wines and cocktails. Special dietary requirements are accommodated upon request.DID - Dine in the Dark also has a social purpose. The restaurant employs qualified bilingual visually impaired individuals and provides them with employment opportunities. Moreover, 10% of the net profits are allocated to skills development programmes in support of the visually impaired in Thailand.DETAILS:Opening hours: DID - Dine in the Dark is open daily from 7:30pm to 11:00pm. Seating is offered on a daily basis, from 7:30pm to 8:30pm.Location: The venue is located at Ascott Sathorn Bangkok, the city's modern business district. Dine in the Dark is easily accessible by road through Sathorn Road and has available parking. The restaurant is also conveniently located within 7 minutes walking distance from the Skytrain BTS Chong Nonsi station. Address: Ascott Sathorn Bangkok, 2nd Floor, 187 Sathorn Road, Yannawa, 10120 Bangkok, Thailand / BTS Skytrain Chong Nonsi.Special occasions: DID - Dine in the Dark is available for corporate events, special banquets, catering, and special events of all kinds. Concerts in the dark, poetry recitals, wine tasting and other special events are also regularly organized at the venue.
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