Reading under poor lighting conditions is a common problem not only for reading menus, but also for reading in bed, or seeing small type in a poorly lit space.
It isn’t meant as a challenge — the waiter wants to be liked. But to diners of a certain age, the server’s question sounds like a taunt.
“Would you like to see a menu?”
Uh, yes, I’d love to! Except that it’s so dark in here that unless I turn on my headlamp, all that text about your locally sourced, organic, hand-pickled, house-crafted offerings will remain a mystery to me.
I’ll be reduced to ordering whatever my companion does — assuming he or she can see….
We get it: Restaurants need ambience. Like movie theaters and sports stadiums. However, The population is aging, and growing increasingly cranky about menu blindness.
A handheld lighted magnifier and tip calculator! Tip ‘n Split is a device easily fits into your pocket or purse. Most importantly it helps individuals read the restaurant menu and bill, calculate tips, and split for each member of a group. It’s intuitive and super easy to use. It includes a lighted display, magnifier, and backlight and is smaller than most pocket-sized calculators. Did we mention, It’s also super light!
Tip ‘n Split is a perfect solution for people who have difficulty reading small print, especially in dimly lit restaurants. It’s also great for groups who want to split a bill.