Many people miss the most joyful moment of life just because of its’ price. Dine in “Fine Dining Restaurant” is in the same case. It’s a bit more expensive but it is a chance for you to experience a memorable meal which you can’t find in other normal restaurant. Fine dining restaurants are typically higher end and fancier restaurants, caters to an upscale clientele and provides the highest quality of food. A fine dining restaurant has a formal atmosphere and has a fancier menu than most restaurants. Fine dining restaurants offer wine lists, and sometimes sommeliers, to help you with your food and wine pairing. They also have dress codes in most cases.
Fine dining restaurant will always provide you 3 elements
High quality of food and drink
The food always cook from the best or limited ingredient. The menu may not always feature a huge menu, but it should be interesting, offering unique items that patrons wouldn’t find at any other restaurant. Many fine dining restaurants offer prix fixe menus or limited menus that change on a daily or weekly basis. Fine dining wine and liquor selections should be on the high end. Top shelf liquors and a wide selection of cognacs, brandies and other after-dinner drinks. Your wine list should compliment your menu. Each wine should be paired with individual dishes.
Customer service in a fine dining restaurant is much more attentive than in casual dining establishments. Fine dining service goes far beyond taking an order and delivering food. Many fine dining services include:
- Escorting patrons to the table, holding the chair for women
- Escorting patrons to the restrooms
- Crumbing the table in between courses
- Replacing linen napkins if a patron leaves the table
- Explaining menu items without notes
- Serving food directly on the plate at the table
All of the details that are expected of a fine dining server require rigorously trained staff, able to answer any and all questions customers may have about a menu or item or wine. Also be ready to make menu recommendations, if asked. No detail is ever too small to pay attention to in fine dining.
From the grand chandelier to modern hand made furniture. Today fine dining can be in any type of setting which beautiful, neat and nice decoration. It’s a place where dine in a nice manner and rich culture. Standards element that always include on the table is fine chinaware, glassware and flatware (absolutely no paper, plastic, or Styrofoam). While tablecloths is a must. Others atmospheres follow the traditional route such as table with silver candelabras and rose centerpieces, or hip and trendy with a bold color scheme and modern furnishings. Music playing subtly in the background should reflect the theme, such as classical for a traditional fine dining restaurant or jazz tunes for something modern. Lighting should also be subtle, leaning toward dim (romantic).
With all this elements make the cost for operate fine dining restaurant higher than others. However it’s also a component which guarantee the perfect in every dimension of your dining experience. Believe me, after you try it once, you would looking for a chance to experience the “Fine Dining Restaurant” again.