With last few hours to welcome 2018, everyone is busy planning for tonight. There are some places popular with teenagers, some are popular with adults and some are children’s favorite. But there are some which are favorite of all for a reason which very few restaurants adapt with, BRAILLE MENUS. There are however a handful of them in India and we have specially created a list of best of them for you to call in your new year in the most accessible way possible. Have a look.
1. Om Restaurant, Bengaluru
Om is a pure vegetarian restaurant known for serving simple yet delicious home-style cooked food. The menu cards have Braille scripts so that ordering food is effortless for all. This restaurant is the perfect example of the Indian tradition that says “Atiti Devo Bhava”; it has ensured comfort and convenience for all of the guests, regardless of their abilities.
Access Features: Braille Menu, Wheelchair Accessible
Address : 18, 36, Ground Floor, Raheja Arcade, Koramangala 7th Block, Bengaluru, Karnataka 560034
Contact: 080 4098 9595
Timings: 11:45AM–4PM, 7–11PM (All days)
2. Chungwa, New Delhi
Chungwa is a 40-year old Oriental restaurant – an age-old favorite for the Chinese delicacies. They have an extensive menu offering a great variety of delicious food options, also in Braille to provide independence of food choices to visually impaired customers. Live music here is also sure to keep one entertained.
Access Features: Braille Menu
Address : M-34, M Block Market, Greater Kailash (GK) 2, New Delhi
Contact: 011 2921 3477
Timings: 12:00 PM- 12:00 AM (All Days)
3. Copper Chimney, Mumbai
This restaurant has been there for as long as one can remember and it is the go-to place for the best Mughlai and Punjabi food! While the ambience here makes the dining experience luxurious, provisions of wheelchair accessibility and Braille menus make the overall experience as convenient as can be.
Access Features: Braille Menus, Wheelchair Accessible
Address : 12A, Lotus Court, Dr Annie Besant Road, Worli, Mumbai
Contact: 022 24920505
Timings: 12PM to 3 PM, 7 PM to 12 AM (All days)
4. Kalakkal Cafe, Chennai
This cafe offers more than just good food – it is a cafe with a cause. Ramps for wheelchair users, tactile walls and Braille menus for the visually impaired, eating aids, and accessible washrooms ensure a leisurely experience for one and all. The colors, fonts and pictures on the menu have been used keeping in mind the needs of people with low and/or no vision. Moreover, this cafe is also used as a space by youngsters to showcase their various talents in music, art and dance.
Access Features: Braille Menu, Wheelchair Accessible, Accessible Washrooms, Tactile Walls
Address : No 1, Ranjith Road, Kotturpuram, Chennai 600085
Contact: 044 2236 4712
Timings: 5:00PM- 9:00 PM
We hope the information proves useful for you and you have a wonderful new year ahead!! Happy New Year!! If you liked it, share the information with your friends and family.