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Nalagaat Center

Retsif Haaliya Hashniya | Jaffa Port, Jaffa, Tel Aviv, Israel
+972 3-633-0808
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Private Tour: Old Port of Jaffa, Tel Aviv City and Nalagaat Center
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The Nalaga'at ("please touch" in Hebrew) nonprofit center is a stage for arts and culture that promotes an equal dialogue and leads to social change, with the belief in the human spirit and its ability to touch and to make a difference. The center is home for: - Nalaga'at Theater - home to the only deaf-blind theater groups in the world. - Blackout Restaurant - where blind and visually impaired waiters accompany the guests to a meal in total darkness. - Kapish Event Center - where deaf and hearing impaired waiters invite the guests to communicate in sign language. - Workshop Center - glimpses to the world of deaf and blind people through once in a lifetime experiences.
  • Excellent83%
  • Very good13%
  • Average3%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
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“blind actors” (21 reviews)
“total darkness” (17 reviews)
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Hours Today: 9:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
Retsif Haaliya Hashniya | Jaffa Port, Jaffa, Tel Aviv, Israel
+972 3-633-0808
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Reviewed 2 August 2013

Dinner at Blackout Restaurant - food was really very good, service fair (at least as an English-speaker -- it seemed our Israeli neighbors got more contact and we were overlooked at a few key points), the blind dining experience was fascinating if slow. The show...More

5  Thank AZZenny
Reviewed 1 August 2013

We went for a wine and cheese tasting in the blackout room and it was enough. I kept thinking my eyes would adjust to the darkness, and of course they never did as it was truly completely dark. I think everyone should try this --just...More

1  Thank Pat S
Reviewed 29 July 2013

If you want to break out of the normal of boring dinner.. DOOOO IT... I had such a blast it is amazing what else you focus on other that checking everyone out the whole time. I strongly recommend not even know what your ordering let...More

1  Thank jordan k
Reviewed 27 July 2013

I went to this place to celebrate my bday and it was very meaningfull. It was a great and unique experience. I highly recommend everyone to visit nalagaat. This is a place were you experience blindness in a very natural and fun way, understanding a...More

Thank nekoandrita
Reviewed 23 July 2013

We went to Dinner in the Dark while on a trip to Tel Aviv. The Nalagaat Center is in Jaffa so get there early to explore the area before dinner! We attended the dinner, but not the play. I got the surprise fish meal while...More

Thank Bonnie412
Reviewed 21 July 2013

Don't miss out on the Dinner in the Dark. We participated with multiple generations and loved it. It added a new perspective and made the viewing of the play, Not By Bread Alone, more meaningful.

Thank parentsandkids
Reviewed 14 July 2013

i've been here twice and have eaten at both cafe capiche (served by deaf waiters--and great for people on a budget). they communicate by asking you to write your selection down and also teach you some sigh language. The blackout restaurant is served by blind...More

1  Thank RadioMimi
Reviewed 1 July 2013

na lagaat center at the jaffa port is a unique place. unique by being a theatre for a group of deaf and blind, by his restaurant in the dark-Blackout, by his Cafe Kapish . the nalagaat center is a place where you understand that nothing...More

Thank Ronitronen
Reviewed 25 June 2013

A unique experience for all ages. We saw the original play about bread making....well... more about the aspirations of handicapped people to be heard and be part of society. Very educational and also beautifully staged. I also participated in a ceramic workshop in the dark...More

Thank Eliedaat
Reviewed 24 June 2013

Great food served by disabled people. A great invironment. The "Black out" restaurant is an amzing spiritual Experience - worth every dime.

Thank Ayelet L
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Rebecca G
3 October 2017|
Response from Nalagaat | Property representative |
‫Hey Rebecca, You can see all of our different prices on Nalaga'at website. Thank you, Jonathan‬
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Varda C
27 June 2016|
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Response from Nalagaat | Property representative |
Dear Varda, Absolutely! Kapish Event Center is serving vegeterian and fish menus. If you are looking to host an event please contact us for more information. If you are asking about the Blackout Dark Restaurant, you can... More

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