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Atnachta café by Nir Portal Architects

By : lau | 16 Aug 2014 2:15 pm | Restaurants & Bars

The Atnachta Café is located on the corner of a busy street in the center of Tel Aviv, Israel and it features an interior designed by the Nir Portal Architects practice in 2013 with a cozy elegant look during the daytime that can become a dark atmosphere during the night. The sitting area outdoors continues into the interior so that the two zones seem to be integrated into a single combined space in which the seating bar is the central…

Oslo Restaurant by Borja Garcia Studio

By : lau | 16 Aug 2014 2:01 pm | Restaurants & Bars

The Oslo Restaurant located in the city of Valencia, Spain between the Plaza del Negrito and the Cathedral was designed by the Borja Garcia Studio in 2014 to bring a structure from 1850 to contemporary standards while maintaining the original materials and layout. A thick wooden door connects the street with the interior leading into the open ground floor which is an area designed for snacks and light meals, while a large solid brick staircase leads to the second floor.…

PABLO by Design Atelier RONDO

By : lau | 12 Aug 2014 8:19 pm | Restaurants & Bars

PABLO is a cheese tarts store located in the Hyogo area of Yokohama, Japan and it features a space created by the Design Atelier RONDO, continuing their expansion throughout the country after their previous projects Umeda & Shinsaibashi in Osaka and Shibya in Tokyo. The design is inspired from the tarts and the process of baking them which means churning, baking, stamping, finishing, wrapping and serving them. PABLO combines the functionality of a food retail store with that of a…

Il Lago dei Cigni by The Gallery HBA

By : lau | 6 Aug 2014 6:12 pm | Restaurants & Bars

Il Lago dei Cigni is a luxurious restaurant designed by The Gallery HBA architectural practice for the owners of the Buddha Bar in St. Petersburg, Russia and it offers contemporary Italian fine dishes in a setting inspired by the Russian folklore tale of the Swan Lake. The restaurant is on the Krestovsky Island and its main dining space has panoramic windows to surround the footprint with a central column and chandelier, creating the impression of myth and fairy tale. The…

Café Kiebert Amsterdam by Rosalisa Villa and BN Wallcoverings

By : lau | 6 Aug 2014 7:29 am | Restaurants & Bars

Café Kiebert located in Amsterdam, The Netherlands is a cozy project designed in 2014 by the Rosalisa Villa studio in collaboration with the BN Wallcoverings studio, providing a classical aesthetic combining warm colors and black and white photos on the walls to create an inviting atmosphere. The name of the project comes from the Kiebert family which lived from 1923 until 1982 in the place from which they offered some of the best cakes, pastries and cream waffles to the…

B018 by Bernard Khoury

By : lau | 3 Aug 2014 9:04 am | Restaurants & Bars

B018 is an impressive night club designed by the architect Bernard Khoury in 1998 and it is located in Karantina, Beirut, Lebanon offering a sleek aesthetic with raw industrial tones and an overall contemporary vibe. The project was voted by the Wallpaper Magazine as one of the best night clubs in the world and its original design is certainly a part of the reason, since it seems to be an abandoned warehouse from afar with a coffin-like geometry, but once…

Forum club by Nir Portal Architects

By : lau | 30 Jul 2014 5:54 pm | Restaurants & Bars

Forum club is an elegant contemporary project designed by the Nir Portal Architects practice to bring up to date one of the most legendary clubs in the desert near Israel after they had to relocate to a new space and reinvent their entire concept. The club had 25 years running and the owners wanted an environment that could easily adapt to host parties, events or concerts so the illumination needed to be highly variable. The project spreads over a surface…

BIBO by Substance

By : lau | 26 Jul 2014 3:28 pm | Restaurants & Bars

BIBO is a French restaurant located in Hong Kong and it was created by the Substance design studio with street artworks from renowned designers such as Bansky, Damien Hirst or Daniel Arsham to provide a new way of experiencing art and food. The original idea provided a space where new work can be exposed and artistic persons from all around the globe have been invited to present their work. The location of the restaurant is in a heritage building from…

V’ammos Restaurant by LM Architects

By : lau | 23 Jul 2014 5:34 pm | Restaurants & Bars

The V’ammos restaurant designed by the LM Architects practice is built over the water next to the Karaiskaki Stadium in Piraeus, Greece and the location set the overall aesthetic of the project. The restaurant spreads over a surface of 300 square meters with an optically moving roof as the main element to emulate the dynamic of the sea. The ceiling was created through parametric design and it creates the identity of the entire restaurant. The elongated bar is a composition…

Boa Nova Tea House by Alvaro Siza

By : lau | 21 Jul 2014 5:30 pm | Restaurants & Bars

The Boa Nova Tea House in Matosinhos, Portugal was created in 1963 by the architect Alvaro Siza and he recently renovated the project to host a restaurant with the same setting as the original space. Access to the tea house is made via several platforms and stairs that bring the clients into a sheltered space with a low roof canopy. The painted concrete walls protect from the strong sunlight while also opening toward the surrounding landscape and offering glimpses of…

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