Noise Control Mar. 30, 2011 How Loud Is Per Se? By Daniel Maurer 5 Napkin in quiet mode. Photo: Melissa Hom Zagat takes decibel readings at several eateries. Per Se, the Modern, 5 Napkin, and Indochine score below 84 dB (the volume of a train entering a subway station), while Bill’s, Beaumarchais, and the Darby come in above. [Zagat Buzz] Tags: Noise Control 5 napkin burger beaumarchais bill's bar and burger indochine noise control per se the darby the modern More How Loud Is Per Se?