A restaurant may have exquisite food, impeccable service, and inspired ambiance, but if the noise level is so loud that it’s difficult to carry on a conversation, diners may leave feeling more frustrated than full. There are occasions when a loud, vibrant atmosphere is appropriate, but for more subdued or intimate meals, there is now an app to help connect people to quiet local restaurants. SoundPrint measures restaurants’ noise levels in decibels, providing a useful index not only for those suffering from hearing loss but also for anyone looking to get to know their dining companion without having to shout.
Read: Want a quiet restaurant? There’s an app for that (All Turtles)