Paris' first all-nude restaurant closing due to lack of customers A little over a year after it opened, Paris' first nudist restaurant, O'Naturel, is set to close its doors in February due to a lack of business. O'Naturel opened in November in the city of lights' 12 arrondissement, a testament to the rising popularity of naturism in France. But unfortunately it didn't prove as popular as expected, as the owners just announced the final date to dine coming up next month. Guests at the seat eatery disrobe in a clothes-check room before being brought to their tables.
Paris' first all-nude restaurant closing due to lack of customers
Paris' first nudist restaurant closing after getting cold shoulder from diners
India may be about to discover "tens of thousands" more COVID cases The restaurant in the east of Paris opened amid a blaze of publicity in November Clothes must be left in the cloakroom along with mobile phones to prevent people from sneaking a photo of other customers. Diners eat in the nude at the nudist restaurant O'Naturel in Paris on Dec. O'Naturel — a play on the French phrase for "naked" — was seen as a sign that naturism was becoming ever more mainstream in a country which is the world's top destination for nude tourism. Four million people holiday "au naturel" in France every year. With a new summer nudist zone in Paris' biggest park, naked stand-up comedy nights and museum visits, activists did not hide their naked ambition to make further inroads for naturists.
Paris Nudist Restaurant Closes Because... It Couldn't Put "Butts In Seats"
O'Naturel will draw the curtain on nude fine dining in Paris in February after a little over a year, despite rave reviews from diners who shed their clothes to slurp oysters and feast on snails, foie gras and asparagus. But to avoid financial embarrassment, twins Mike and Stephane Saada said they were having to close. We will only remember the good moments and the great people we met. Clothes must be left in the cloakroom along with mobile phones to prevent people from sneaking a photo of other customers.
Paris Nudist Restaurant Closes Because It Couldn't Put "Butts In Seats" The owners of O'naturel are not nudists themselves but they supposedly knew how to exploit an opening in the naturism market. Host at O'naturel in Paris to couple: "May I take your coats? Thank you. I can't eat dinner wearing only a napkin on my lap!