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18 Interactive Dining Experiences

From Cheesy Trivia Eateries to Interactive Smart Restaurants

— October 16, 2014 — Marketing
Interactive dining is the new buzz-phrase in the restaurant business, what with restaurants of all kinds -- ranging from top-notch fine dining establishments to crummy student joints -- taking steps to give their customers truly interactive dining experiences that will be memorable for more than just good food.

With the technology available these days, there are a lot of ways that dining can be made more interactive. Many restaurants are providing customers with touchscreen menus as well as access to web browsing and social media services. Restaurants can also attract customers via interactive dining initiatives involving rewards for customers, or even offering diners the chance to take part in preparing the food.

Other restaurants leverage the arts to attract their customers, with the Atelier Crenn restaurant in San Francisco treating customers to a theatrical dining experience where the menu is inspired by poetry.
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Interactive Food Classrooms
Interactive Food Classrooms
National Geographic's Planet Food Game Explores the World Through Food
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Interactive Produce Stations
Interactive Produce Stations
Hakuhodo's Talking Food Prototype Lets Farmers Chat with Consumers
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Customer-Attracting WiFi Campaigns
Customer-Attracting WiFi Campaigns
Mcdonalds Uses Funny WiFi Network Names to Attract Customers
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Hi-Tech Dining Tables
Hi-Tech Dining Tables
The Ebony Interactive Restaurant Has Impressive Tabletop Tablet Surfaces
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Impression Rewarding Restaurants
Impression Rewarding Restaurants
Not A Burger Stand Offers Discounts to People Doing Impressions
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Poetry-Infused Restaurants
Poetry-Infused Restaurants
The Atelier Crenn Restaurant Blends Poetry and Culinary Excellence
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Interactive Restaurant Art
Interactive Restaurant Art
Shani Ha's 'Table for Two' Brings Diners and Passerbys Together
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Twitter-Activated Vending Machines
Twitter-Activated Vending Machines
Gary Lineker Gives Tweeters Free Walkers Crisps Bags
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Interactive Educational Restaurants
Interactive Educational Restaurants
Madiba Restaurant Teaches Kids How to Cook Healthy Meals
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Romantic Mail Trucks
Romantic Mail Trucks
The Veuve Clicquot Mail Truck Revives the Art of Handwriting
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Pop-Up Fashion Restaurants
Pop-Up Fashion Restaurants
Mastermind JAPAN x The Great Burger Serves Up Culinary Delights
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Interactive Restaurant Menus
Interactive Restaurant Menus
Global Mundo Tapas's MenuPad Adds Technology to Your Night Out
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Experimental Yogurt Cafes
Experimental Yogurt Cafes
Chobani SoHo Immerses Customers in Unique Flavors and Experiences
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Dog Food Trucks
Dog Food Trucks
Milo's Kitchen's Treat Truck Tour Caters Specifically to Its Canine Clients
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Hashtag Currency Restaurants
Hashtag Currency Restaurants
The Picture House by Bird's Eye Lets You Pay with a Hashtag
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Interactive Smart Restaurants
Interactive Smart Restaurants
Ebony Restaurant in Dubai Uses Dining Tables as Interactive Devices
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Bold Broken Mirror Eateries
Bold Broken Mirror Eateries
The Alegra Restaurant by Mr.Important is Dynamically Designed
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Internet Martini Bars
Internet Martini Bars
MiWorld in South Africa Offers Both Online and Offline Interaction
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