In Kenya, There's a 180,000 Year-Old Coral Cave Turned Fine Dining Restaurant

In Diani Kenya, there’s a restaurant that offers fine dining inside a cave called Ali Barbour Cave Restaurant. Founded 3 decades ago by owners George and Jackie Barbour, the restaurant has retained the original stone and walls of the cave by just complimenting it with furniture, fittings, romantic lighting and even sound effects. The dining area is right beneath the open-air cave where guests can enjoy stargazing while dining. The [...]

 

Holistic Design of Restaurant in Surfer's Paradise

K-Studio have designed Alemagou, a bar and restaurant on the sands of Ftelia Beach, Mykonos Island, Greece. Alemagou by K-Studio: The concept is holistic, with every element of the project telling a common story and coming together to create and inspirational yet laid-back atmosphere, perfectly suited to the site. The menu revisits traditional, well-loved Greek recipes to produce simple but intriguing new dishes. The cocktails and the music selection also offer new combinations of favorite ingredients. The architectural [...]

 

Sleek + Rustic Design of Koya Restaurant and Lounge

Latvia-based studio Open AD interior designed the Koya Restaurant and Lounge of Riga, Latvia. The team of Open AD, architect and designer Zane Tetere collaborated with designer Elina Tetere and architect- assistant Dins Vecans to finish the project in 2012. Photos by Maris Lagzdins, Open Architecture and Design