How it Works
Before you Dine:
Upon arrival at BLACKOUT dining in the Dark, our staff will explain the concept and the dining process will be described in detail. At this time, they will also ask you about any food allergies you may have. Before you are led into complete darkness and to your table, we ask that you place all light emitting objects, such as cell phones, watches, lighters, and cameras into the secure lockers that we provide for your convenience. Our lockers are offered to our guests free of charge while you dine with us. This policy is in place to make sure all of our guests have a wonderful sensory experience while dining in the dark with us. We also suggest visiting the restroom facilities before entering the dining room.
While you Dine:
The Dining in the Dark experience begins in a pitch black dining room where our friendly servers will guide and assist you to your table. Trust in our trained staff and allow them to lead you through your new dark environment. Once you have become acquainted with complete darkness, you’ll notice that it’s quite relaxing, your social awareness is heightened, and any shy feelings you may have had will quickly disappear. During your dining experience, you’ll feel your way through a seven course prix-fixe plant based meal, one course at a time. Each deliciously robust course offers a symphony of flavors and has been beautifully created to entice the taste buds and awaken the senses. We have an extensive drink menu and you will be able to order drinks right to your table. If you have any food allergies, please remind your waiter to ensure that we accommodate your needs. If you need your guide at any time, please call them by their first name and they will attend to your promptly. For the safety of our wait staff and guests, please do not leave your seat in the dark dining area unless your guide is accompanying you.
After you Dine:
After your BLACKOUT Dining in the Dark Experience has completed, your guide will escort you and your party to the lobby. It may take a moment for your eyes to adjust to the light, this is normal. You may want to look down or shield your eyes until you’re fully adjusted to the light. At this point, it is time to say our goodbyes and we hope that you had a wonderfully unique sensory journey throughout your evening with us. Be sure to share your experience with friends and family, through social media and by word of mouth. Check us out of Facebook, Yelp, and Instagram. Before you leave, remember to collect your belongings from your assigned locker.
Do’s and Don’ts:
Do come with an open mind to have an incredible sensory experience.
Do come prepared to leave your cell phones and other lit devices in our secure lockers while you dine.
Do be prepared to give up your sense of sight for a short period of time in order to enhance your other senses.
Don’t be concerned about being in a pitch black dining room. Our highly skilled staff is specially trained to help with all of your needs.
Don’t worry about eating in the dark. You will become acquainted with your new environment in no time.
Don’t forget to make reservations beforehand! This will ensure that you get to experience BLACKOUT without a long wait time.
Yes! The dining room has been specially designed to eliminate all outside light sources. We also ask that our guests turn off their cell phones and leave them in the secure lockers that we have provided for their convenience before they entering the dining room.
We offer a mystery menu for our guests to enjoy. This enhances the dark dining experience and created a lot of fun dinner conversation in the dark. The menu changes seasonally and is prix-fixe with multiple courses. Upon arrival, our hosts will take your allergy information before you enter the dining room. If you prefer, you can see the menu at the time of your reservation before you enter the dark dining room. Part of the BLACKOUT experience is to be introduced to new delicacies that most people have never been offered before. Our menu is exclusive and unique to our restaurant.
Our menu is plant based and we do accommodate guests with food allergies and dietary needs. Upon making your reservation, you will have an opportunity to let us know of any allergies or dietary restrictions you may have. Please also speak to the host about this upon arrival.
The average seating is between 1 hour and 1.5 hours. To accommodate our guests in the best way possible and for shorter wait times, we highly recommend booking your reservation on our website under the reservations tab.
Children and guests ages 13 and up are welcome; however, we do not offer a special menu or price for kids.
You can reserve your seats on our website under the reservation tab. It’s quick and easy and ensures that you will have a seat for the most unique dining experience Las Vegas has to offer while you are in town. If you have a party of 10 people or more, please call (702) 960-4000 to make your reservation.
Yes! As long as we have availability, guests are more than welcome to walk in. Please note there may be a wait time, so feel free to call us before arrival to check the wait time.
We require a dressy casual attire, and clothing that emits light is strictly prohibited.
Your server will be more than happy to guide you to the lobby for any needs you may have, and they will also guide you back when you are ready. In order to make sure all guests have an enjoyable experience, cell phone use is not permitted in the dining room and they must remain off for the entire duration. We appreciate your cooperation with this matter.
Yes, we hear drinking is more fun in the dark! We have a great drink menu and there is something for everyone to love. You must be able to show a valid ID upon arrival to be served alcohol. Drinks are not included in the cost of your dinner.
We do not allow any outside food or drinks. BLACKOUT has an extensive drink menu that has something for everyone to enjoy.
The cost per person is $89.95 per guest and includes a seven course prix-fixe dinner ($45.00 admission fee plus $44.95 course dinner). Our menu is unique and exclusive to BLACKOUT. We have beautifully created dishes to entice the taste buds and awaken the senses. Gratuity is not included in the cost of your dining ticket, and is recommended. Our wait staff is simply incredible and add so much to your overall dark dining experience. For parties of 6 people or more, there is an 18% auto gratuity that will be added to your bill. You will love the BLACKOUT “Dining in the Dark” experience.
We understand that sometimes plans don’t work out as expected, so we offer a 24 hour cancellation period. In order to cancel your reservation, you must call (702) 960-4000 at least 24 hours prior to your scheduled reservation. We ask that you be considerate and observe this cancellation policy as most of our tables are fully booked in advance, which means we may have turned down potential clients in order to hold your seats. With proper 24 hour notification, we are happy to reschedule your reservation. If you paid a deposit for a group event, you must cancel within 7 days on your reservation in order for us to refund your deposit fully. Thank you in advance for your respect of our cancellation policy.
Yes, we offer group rates of 10 or more guests in the same group! Contact us at (702) 960-4000 for more information and to book your group event.
Yes, there is plenty of free public parking in the north (front) parking lot and the east (back) parking lot of our restaurant location.