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Greenhouses, mannequins and hand sanitizer: Restaurants reimagine dining out

Breaking News EmailsGet breaking news alerts and special reports. The news and stories that matter, delivered weekday mornings.SUBSCRIBEMay 20, 2020, 8:40 AM UTCBy Elizabeth KuhrLONDON — Remember how dining out used to be — the dim light, the flickering candle, the cozy corner, the romance?Well, as the poet Robert Graves wrote following a previous cataclysm — World War I — "Goodbye to all that."And so it is that, post-coronavirus, dining out, that quintessentially intimate experience, just isn't going to be the same again. As restaurateurs seek to attract customers, the use of enticing words such as "intimate," "cozy" and maybe even "atmospheric" may fall by the wayside.They'll likely be replaced by words such as "bright," "clean," ...