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Dinner in the Dark

at Abigail's Kitchen - Greenwich Village

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Location:
Greenwich Village, Manhattan
85 MacDougal St
Btwn Bleecker & W Houston Streets
New York, New York 10012
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Class Level: All levels
Age Requirements: 21 and older
Average Class Size: 8

Flexible Reschedule Policy: This provider has flexible, free rescheduling for any-in person workshop. Please see the cancellation policy for more details

What you'll learn in this culinary (meals) class:

Listen. Smell. Touch. Taste.

Engage the Senses on an unforgettable journey.

Dinners in the Dark are multi-course meals eaten while blindfolded. Without sight, diners’ other senses are heightened. Smells, textures and tastes all become more intense. Arrive at our door, don a blindfold and let us take you on an unforgettable ride.

Things to Know:

  • Diners wear comfortable blindfolds throughout the event. The dining room is not dark.
  • Menus are secret until the end of the meal so naturally guests have fun guessing which food and wine is on the plate and in the glass.
  • Any dietary restrictions can be accommodated. When you purchase your tickets, please reach out to CourseHorse for any food allergies, or restrictions. 
  • Pricing includes food, wine, tax and gratuity). 
  • On arrival, we give you an orientation outside and answer questions before leading you into the dining room with your blindfold on.

Important Note:

Class Price is for One Person only and not per Couple



School Notes:
We don't have any age restrictions on either our classes or events. We take people of all ages, but those under 21 years of age are not allowed to consume wine or any alcoholic beverages.

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Refund Policy

Note: This provider has a temporary cancellation policy for COVID-19 related cancellations which is as follows: 

Cancellations made 3 or more days in advance will receive a full credit for a rescheduled date with this provider

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Original cancellation policy (non-COVID-19):

We have a strict 1 week cancellation policy for all of our events. Up 1 week before the event, a full refund will be provided. Date and event transfers are allowed up to 3 days before the event subject to a $25 per ticket transfer fee.

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Question from Daisy W.
Sorry, I meant next class not best.
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Question from Daisy W.
This says the best class is 4/21 but I was under the impression NYC was still on lockdown until 5/15. Is the April dinner still going to happen?
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Question from Nechama U.
Is this vegan-friendly?
Answer from Brenda L. CourseHorse StaffCourseHorse Staff
Hi Nechama! Students will list any dietary restrictions but the menu is a secret. Hope this helps!
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Question from hope h.
How many people in a table?
Answer from Brenda L. CourseHorse StaffCourseHorse Staff
Hi Hope. However people sign up is how they seat people. They have long tables that are technically communal but they are not packed like sardines at all. :) It feels intimate if it's a date. Hope this helps.
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Question from Anonymous
For Dinner in the Dark, what are the menu options?
Answer from Brenda L. CourseHorse StaffCourseHorse Staff
Hi there! None! That's the whole point. Students will list any dietary restrictions but the menu is a secret. Having said that, the menu is not "weird" it's simple farm to table fare. Hope this helps!
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Question from Anonymous
Is this available for large group/private parties?
Answer from Priscilla N. Verified Student
It's a small space, but if you book enough in advance, you should be able to get a block of seats for your party. On the night I was there, there was a group of either 6 or 8. For a private party, you should probably call the restaurant in advance to inquire if they can reserve a night just for your party or something.
Answer from Brenda L. CourseHorse StaffCourseHorse Staff
Hi there! Yes, they do. I just need some information from you. I'll send you an email shortly. Thanks!
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Reviews of Classes at Abigail's Kitchen (394)

(394 Reviews)
Dinner in the Dark
Reviewed by Christie Z. on 3/11/2020
This was not my first time taking a class with Abby so I knew it would be a awesome. What a cool unique experience! I highly recommend Dinner in the Dark to anyone that loves food and likes to live on the edge.
Dinner in the Dark
Reviewed by Anavia F. on 2/17/2020
We enjoy the experience of Dinner in the Dark.
Dinner in the Dark
Reviewed by Sarah P. on 2/5/2020
Great experience and wonderful chef/owner!
Dinner in the Dark
Reviewed by Mary G. on 1/27/2020
Excellent. Food and wine were great. A lot of fun.
Dinner in the Dark
Reviewed by Chelsea H. on 1/22/2020
I loved it all! The sounds the tastes the courses were awesome. I do think some of my food had a touch of cream or something that I listed as a sensitivity, but it was all very tasty. If there was anything about the experience I would change, I’d say that if we are supposed to wait outside in the wintertime, we should know about it so we don’t end up arriving early and waiting so long in the cold. Anyway, thank you Abigail and staff you were all so kind and accommodating!
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School: Abigail's Kitchen

Abigail's Kitchen

The school, located in Greenwich Village, is owned by Abigail Hitchcock. It has been open for almost 13 years, something of a record in Manhattan.

The cooking classes in in this school offer a unique experience of learning in a working restaurant kitchen. (If there’s a sudden rush, students stand back!)...

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