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news 25.01.16

Serving all your senses

Eating at a restaurant isn't just about taste; it's about serving all of your senses. And one restaurant has taken that to the extreme…

Join us on a journey
Imagine you and nine other people standing on a quiet street in Shanghai. A people carrier with blacked-out windows turns up and you’re all jostled in. After a journey full of twist and turns you arrive at a mysterious building with no signage. You’re escorted inside you find yourself in a room with blank walls, no ornaments and a long dining table.

Don’t panic
No, this isn’t the start of a horror movie — it’s a dining experience that you have to book months in advance to get.

Ultraviolet in Shanghai is clearly no normal restaurant — it’s more of a sensory exploration. After the dramatic entrance, guests are in for a dining experience like nothing they’ve had before. That’s because Ultraviolet serves all the senses, rather than just taste (and perhaps smell) that you get at a regular eatery. 

Serving all your senses
The previously blank walls become canvases for projected images. These images are designed to set a scene for the food. So diners could find themselves in a meadow eating a salad, or under the ocean eating some seafood. And that’s not all. The images are supported by scent diffusers, giving people a smell of the environment they’ve been transported to. Added to that, a multi-channel speaker system cements the experience with an underlying soundtrack.  
Everything that happens in Ultraviolet is meticulously controlled, enhancing the diners experience by creating a unique atmosphere.

A new spectrum of service
Ultraviolet provides a great service by giving every sense something to celebrate. We’re serious about great service too, just in a slightly different way. For us great service means supporting all of our customers’ unique facilities management needs — from cleaning to catering and everything else in-between. To do that we work closely with all of our clients and make sure we provide exactly the right service for them, no matter what they need.





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