Upon glancing at O'Naturel's menuthe restaurant seems like many others you'd find in Paris. What sets it apart is the attire of the diners or lack thereof —it's Paris's first all-nude restaurant. A little over a year after opening its doors, though, O'Naturel is closing.
If dining naked in Paris seemed like a good idea to you, you are no longer in luck. O'naturelthe city's premier—and only—naked restaurant is closing. Conde Nast Traveler reports that after a month run, the high-concept-low-clothing theme establishment has discovered that, for some incomprehensible reason, it turns out people don't want to eat naked in public.
THE first naked restaurant in Paris has been forced to close after failing to attract enough diners up for eating in the raw. O'naturel will serve its last meals to nude guests on February 16 - just 15 months after it opened. The year-old twins, who are not nudists themselves, felt they'd spotted a business opportunity in a country which is one of the world's top nudist destinations.
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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.
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