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Accessibility

Central Bar + Kitchen is committed to providing a website that is accessible to the widest possible audience, regardless of technology or ability.

If you would like assistance with our site, we encourage you to contact us by telephone or email. Our helpful staff will be delighted to assist you.

1-615-340-5127

info@centralbarandkitchen.com

2555 West End Ave.

Nashville, TN 37203

Online reservations use OpenTable, which is a third party vendor. Therefore, we cannot guarantee ADA accessibility for online reservations.

We are committed to providing an easy-to-use online experience for all guests, and believe that every website visitor, regardless of their device type or reliance on assistive technology (including screen readers, font magnification, translation or voice recognition software) should be able to research our site online at www.centralbarandkitchen.com.

To ensure this, our restaurant complies with Level AA success criteria of the Website Content Accessibility Guidelines 2.0 (WCAG 2.0), an international standard measure of accessibility success. We make updates and enhancements continuously to make our technology more accessible and user-friendly.

We have tested our restaurant's website to confirm that we meet or exceed Level AA of the WCAG 2.0 Standard.

You can learn more about W3C's Web Accessibility Initiative (WAI) HERE.

In addition, our full site was tested using SiteImprove, a third party authority in web accessibility. The website is routinely tested to ensure that any new or newly edited content conforms with the most up-to-date accessibility guidelines, as reported by the SiteImprove tool.

Browser Help


You can optimize the way you use your browser. If you are experiencing difficulty reading the Central Bar + Kitchen website on your screen, changing the settings on your browser may help to improve the readability and visibility of each page:

Find out more about the accessibility features of these leading Internet Browsers through the links below:

Mozilla Firefox : Click here for Mozilla Firefox Accessibility Features
Google Chrome : Click here for Google Accessibility Features
Internet Explorer : Click here for Microsoft Internet Explorer Ease of Access Options
Apple Safari: Click here for Apple Accessibility Support


Restaurant Website Accessibility Features


The website for Central Bar + Kitchen was developed to be fully accessible to all site visitors and is designed according to W3C Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG) 2.0. It is designed to conform to Level AA compliance. All pages validate as XHTML 1.0 and use structured semantic markup. It adheres to most priority checkpoints which entail some of the following elements:

● Navigation Shortcuts

To navigate our website, use the tab key to explore the elements of each page and the enter key to activate a highlighted link.

● Structured, Semantic Markup

HTML heading tags are used to convey document structure. Navigation menus are tagged as HTML maps so that the menu title can be read, and the menu items are presented as a group. Please see our sitemap for easy navigation at: centralbarandkitchen.com/sitemap

● Images Visibility

All content images include descriptive ALT attributes.

Accessibility References


Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG) 2.0, which details the reasoning behind each guideline.
Section 508, which includes information and news about the accessibility standards introduced by Section 508 of the Rehabilitation Act.


Accessibility Software and Services


The following free tools and services are available to assist you with viewing and interacting with our restaurant website:

Click here for HTML Validator, a free service for checking that web pages conform to published HTML standards.
Click here for Web Page Backward Compatibility Viewer, a tool for viewing web pages without a variety of modern browser features.
Click here for Lynx, a free text-only web browser.