The Serres Séparées is a Covid-19 inspired extension of our restaurant. In greenhouses for two or four persons, it is possible to dine safely and intimately during the pandemic.
In this manual you can find all information about the Serres; from the technical information about the greenhouses to the developing and execution of the dinner concept.
The Greenhouses: The technical part
Measurements and material
The greenhouses we use are a standard model that you can find in many garden centers. Here you can find all the information about the measurements of the greenhouses and the material they are made of.
The Greenhouses: Construction
Tips & Tricks
After the materials have been ordered and received, the greenhouse can be assembled. This process can be more difficult than it looks. Based on our experience, we have made a list of tips and tricks
"Plants don't have hands"
Adjustments to the serres for humans
The greenhouses were originally designed for plants, so we had to make some design adjustments to make them comfortable for humans as well.
Serving in the Serres
Adjustments to our restaurant service
For the use of the Serres in the restaurant we are constantly making adjustments. Not only to the greenhouses themselves, but also to the way we carry out our service. What problems do we encounter?
From the ingredients to the presentation
Planting the Seed
For the concept of the Serres Séparées
Now that the Serres Séparées have gone viral, the small houses and the food that we serve there gets attention from all over the world. But did you know that the greenhouses already played a role at...
Who Preceded Us?
Mediamatic wasn't the first restaurant with private spaces for their guests, and greenhouses have been used in hospitality before as well. Which restaurants have applied the private dining concept...
Who Got Inspired?
Restaurants that adopted the Serres Séparées concept
A few restaurants over the world that were inspired by the idea to serve food in a greenhouse. Some examples look close to the greenhouses that we have at Mediamatic, while others made some serious...
Mediamatic ETEN goes viral
When, during a mid-lockdown brainstorm, someone casually suggested to use the greenhouses at the waterfront for our restaurant, we couldn't have foreseen what would become of this concept. Aren't...
Photos for Press
High resolution images of the Serres
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