In every travel adventure, having a most memorable and Instagram-worthy moment is definitely a must-have, whether you are going solo, with your family, with your friends, or simply having a business trip. Trying out unique delicacies offered by the place of your interest is one thing that you should not miss that’s why you hunt for restaurants with good food and ambience.
This Halloween, we provide you with our personal list of uncanny restaurants around the world to spookify your escapades. Enjoy the chilling vibe of their ambience and gimmicks while feasting on their bizarre specialties.
1. Kichijoji Yuurei: Tokyo’s Haunted Underground Izakaya
Ever dreamed of experiencing being buried alive? Here’s how you can achieve that dream at Tokyo’s Kichijoji Yuurei. Order the Russian Roulette game on their menu and pray to get the skewers made out of vegetables and meat with sauce. If you luckily get that, the servants who are acting like dead spirits will begin a burial ceremony for you and will put you inside their casket.
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Don’t forget to order their other specialties such as cremated spare ribs, cheesy eyeballs, and cursed straw dolls made out of deep-fried sausage and quail eggs. Once you are ready to take your order, just raise the severed human hand that the ghost waitress will give to you. She will also give you a Japanese tombstone signifying that your table is reserved. Don’t forget to use their restroom in which the wall is made out of bloody human faces.
Once you are ready to take your order, just raise the severed human hand that the ghost waitress will give to you. She will also give you a Japanese tombstone signifying that your table is reserved. Don’t forget to use their restroom in which the wall is made out of bloody human faces.
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2. Jekyll and Hyde Club: New York’s Monster Live Entertainment and Dining Experience
Have a spooktacular dining experience at Jekyll and Hyde Club. This restaurant has 62 distinct dishes including Create-Your-Own- Monster burgers, Frankenstein’s favorite which is a burger topped with cheese, mushrooms, onions, and bacon, and The Mummy burger which is sirloin bandaged in your choice of cheese. It also offers a wide range of pizza such as the three-cheese Dr. Jekyll and The Cannibal’s sausage, pepperoni, and meatballs.
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While enjoying your dinner, you can watch their different live entertainments about famous horror literary characters. You can even roam around the restaurant and interact with their animatronics installed on the wall.
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3. H.R. Giger Bar: Switzerland’s Alien Museum of Skeleton
Envision yourself being inside the belly of a huge monstrous alien. All you see are the vertebrae structures of this creature’s innard. This is what you will see at H. R. Giger’s Bar. The internal structure of the bar is made with the design of a huge skeletal system. The double arches of vertebrae crisscross in the ceiling making it look like an ancient castle. The tables and chairs are also made out of skeletal system. There are even hidden faces inside the corners of the table if you are going to look at it.
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Visitors of this alien-themed restaurant particularly love the Alien Coffee that comes with meringue, cream, and absinthe.
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3. Prison Feng Yun: China’s Prison-Themed Restaurant
Surrender your freedom and get yourself locked up in Prison Feng Yun, a prison-themed restaurant in China. You will definitely feel like an inmate with the restaurant’s ambience. Each table is perimetered with a cell complete with chains and hanging pests as design. If you want a more private dining experience, you can book a private room in which your food will be served through a hatch in the door.
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According to those who have visited the restaurant, the menu actually has gruesome names. Their appetizers which are served for free are actually what is being served in jails in China. The restaurant also serve Western dishes to cater to foreign visitors.
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4. Frankenstein Edinburgh: United Kingdom’s Monster Restaurant
If you are a fan of classic horror novel, you can go to United Kingdom’s Frankenstein Edinburgh. Enjoy your food while you watch Mary Shelley’s famous novel turned to movie flashed in a white screen. This pub with green lights have a Frankenstein animatronics that will suddenly just appear in their ceiling and be brought down to the ground floor for visitors to see.
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You can enjoy their thrilling menu which offers solo orders or buffet. You can also bring your children until eight in the evening and get them busy with coloring sheets and crayons while they munch on Little Monsters food. As for the adults, you can enjoy your food with their signature cocktails.
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You’ll definitely fill your Halloween escapades with good and thrilling memories with these restaurants. Enjoy this one-of-a-kind restaurant with chilling ambience on your own or with your family and friends.
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