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Dans Le Noir?

Birzhevoi per., 4 | Vasilievsky Ostrov, St. Petersburg 199004, Russia
+7 921 566-00-59
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  • Excellent78%
  • Very good11%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“seafood” (3 reviews)
“blind waiter” (3 reviews)
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CUISINES
European, International, Deli, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
££££
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Birzhevoi per., 4 | Vasilievsky Ostrov, St. Petersburg 199004, Russia
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1 - 10 of 31 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We didn’t know what to expect, but once you arrive, the hostess explains in detail what’s going to happen. 100% darkness with a blind waiter serving your table. We selected the surprise menu and surprise wine. Once you select the F&B, the lovely waiter guides...More

Thank Ana C
Irina N, Управляющий at Dans Le Noir?, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Ana C! We would like to thank you for visiting our restaurant and taking your time to share your feedback! Part of the Dans le Noir concept is not only the culinary part, but also to create a unique atmosphere, where you can test...More

Reviewed 9 May 2018 via mobile

Well...this is super interesting. Dinner in the total darkness. Where are you, who are you with, what you eat - no one knows :))) Feelings are misteruous. Need to try once!More

Thank vladievsti
Irina N, Управляющий at Dans Le Noir?, responded to this reviewResponded 9 May 2018

Dear vladievsti! I would like to thank you for visiting our restaurant and taking your time to share your feedback! Part of the Dans le Noir concept is not only the culinary part, but also to create a unique atmosphere, where you can test your...More

Reviewed 26 March 2018

I've never heard of such a restaurant before. I had no idea as to where my friend was taking me. Pitch dark place, one can never guess how big the space is and whether decorated at all... But, that's not the point) The point is,...More

Thank nmsamore
Irina N, Управляющий at Dans Le Noir?, responded to this reviewResponded 3 April 2018

Dear nmsamore! Thank you so much for sharing your feedback here, it is very important for us! We are happy to know that you are satisfied with your Dans le noir experience! Also we shared to Anisia about your feedback, and she was very happy!...More

Reviewed 10 March 2018

This was our third time staying at the Solo Sokos Palace Bridge hotel, and we had always been curious about Dans le Noir. This trip we took the plunge, and were not disappointed. This is a very different and unique experience. Guests are given directions...More

Thank rtrock
Irina N, Управляющий at Dans Le Noir?, responded to this reviewResponded 14 March 2018

Dear rtrock! Thank you so much for sharing your feedback here, it is very important for us! We are happy to know that you are satisfied with your Dans le noir experience! Also we shared with Daniel about your feedback, and he was very happy...More

Reviewed 9 February 2018 via mobile

Today went with my friend and enjoyed my time in this unusual restaurant Food was great! But what amazed me it service we received from staff especially from Anisia (what an amazing girl) Thank you very much!!!More

Thank Oleg B
Irina N, Администратор at Dans Le Noir?, responded to this reviewResponded 11 February 2018

Dear Oleg B! Thank you so much for sharing your feedback here, it's very important for us! We are happy to know that you are satisfied with your Dans le noir experience! Also we shared with Anisia about your feedback, and she was very happy!...More

Reviewed 7 February 2018 via mobile

An amazing experience and i would recommend this to anyone! First of all to know what blind people go through everyday and also because it is just such a strange experience!More

Thank Matt S
Irina N, Администратор at Dans Le Noir?, responded to this reviewResponded 11 February 2018

Dear Matt S! Thank you very much for a feedback that you have shared here at the TripAdvisor. Indeed the "Dans le noir?" experience is exceptional one. Thank you for recognizing our visual impaired guide-waiters, which doing everything to make you comfortable in an unusual...More

Reviewed 3 January 2018

This is almost a most do when in St. Petersburg. Eating in complete darkness, but having very attentive waiters helping you and making sure you have a good time. It is also a thought that those working there are blind. I tried the seafood option,...More

Thank Markus K
Irina N, Администратор at Dans Le Noir?, responded to this reviewResponded 5 January 2018

Dear Markus K! I would like to thank you very much for a feedback that you have shared here at the TripAdvisor. Indeed the "Dans le noir?" experience is exceptional one. Thank you for recognizing our cuisine and visual impaired guide-waiters, which doing everything in...More

Reviewed 9 December 2017

Not our best effort for dinner. Jan became quite distressed and we left prematurely. This is not an experience for the faint hearted. It does give you an insight into the world of the blind The food was very good.More

Thank Neil M
Irina N, Администратор at Dans Le Noir?, responded to this reviewResponded 10 December 2017

Dear Neil M! Thank you so much for sharing your feedback here, it's very important for us! We are happy to know that you are satisfied with your Dans le noir experience! Our team is making their best to exceed expectations of our guests! Best...More

Reviewed 8 December 2017

The experience was lovely and unforgettable. This is a dark restaurant and you can enjoy your delicious meal in darkness. At first you choose your food (surprise, fish, meat or vegetarian) and after that a blind waitress is your guide on your way to the...More

Thank jukkalu
Irina N, Администратор at Dans Le Noir?, responded to this reviewResponded 9 December 2017

Dear jukkaluttunen! Thank you so much for sharing your feedback here, it's very important for us! We are happy to know that you are satisfied with your Dans le noir experience! Our team is making their best to exceed expectations of our guests! Best Regards,...More

Reviewed 1 December 2017 via mobile

Unbelievable feelings, friendly staff, delicious food, we took red and blue menus and both was greatMore

Thank Nick E
Irina N, Администратор at Dans Le Noir?, responded to this reviewResponded 2 December 2017

Dear Nick E! Thank you so much for sharing your feedback here, it's very important for us! We are happy to know that you are satisfied with your Dans le noir experience! Our team is making their best to exceed expectations of our guests! Best...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$29 - US$42
Meals
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Validated Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Wine and Beer, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
18:00 - 23:00
Monday
18:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
18:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
18:00 - 23:00
Thursday
18:00 - 23:00
Friday
18:00 - 23:00
Saturday
18:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Birzhevoi per., 4 | Vasilievsky Ostrov, St. Petersburg 199004, Russia
  • Location: Europe  >  Russia  >  Northwestern District  >  St. Petersburg>  > Vasilyevsky Island
  • Neighbourhood: Vasilyevsky Island
  • Phone Number: +7 921 566-00-59
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Description
Dans Le Noir? is a unique experience of dinner in darkness, which will change your world image. In the restaurant, which has no analogues in the whole city, you will have a chance to test your senses with a help of blind waiters. Choose one of the four kinds of menu: white, red, blue or green, - and try to guess what the meals are.
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