Avobar All-avocado casual dining concept Avobar is the first all-avocado dining concept to arrive in London creating a ‘must-visit’ destination for health-focused millennials. The 740 sqft restaurant accommodates 70 covers across two floors combining an open and social dining environment with an in-house retail space offering avocado-based skincare and lifestyle products to customers. We worked closely with the client to curate an eclectic interior that provides the perfect setting and ‘insta-worthy appeal’ for London’s avo lovers.
Issho Japanese-led dining concept by D&D London We worked closely with luxury restaurant group D&D London to create a vibrant and social restaurant space that portrays an elevated ambience above the metropolis of Leeds. Issho (meaning ‘together’ in Japanese) subtly references the delicate textures, patterns and folds of East Asian fabrics creating an authentic and refined design aesthetic, that offers its guests the chance to discover the true art of fusion dining.
Sourced Market Artisan marketplace Founded in the summer of 2007 by two music industry professionals, Sourced Market was created with the idea of bringing an authentic food offering to the masses at music festivals. After a year of success at selling premium fresh cuisine around the UK, they quickly realised the high demand for quality, locally sourced produce. Our brief was to expand upon the existing site at St Pancras with the additions of a coffee counter, bakery, juice bar, hot deli counter and the unique feature of a dedicated craft beer and wine cellar.
Prime Steak & Grill High quality steak restaurant chain Set in a former furniture shop, the Beaconsfield site is the most impressive to date, our brief was to deliver an opulently designed interior, housing a 200 cover restaurant, private dining room and a show stopping central curved bar. On arrival, guests are enticed in by the striking shopfront; adorned in layered metal screens over a glazed front. The glass vestibule, features bespoke glass shelving displaying a selection of the fine wines on offer, leading guests inside the restaurant and to the central bar.
Crowne Plaza Contemporary 4-star hotel in Newcastle Drawing inspiration from Newcastle’s industrial heritage, we created a stylish and contemporary design aesthetic, which translated through to all areas of the hotel including bedrooms, reception/meeting spaces and F&B areas. Our designers utilised an urban palette of materials including mild steel, green porphyry stone and engineered timber to create a modern, inviting atmosphere that would attract business and social guests to the hotel.
Grand Central Stylish shopping centre in Birmingham We were tasked with creating four unique F&B spaces within the shopping destination of Grand Central Birmingham.
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Our multi-disciplined studio specialises in Strategy, Branding, Architecture and Interior Design for a diverse portfolio of world class clients within the hospitality industry.
We like to encourage a spirit of collaboration with our clients, colleagues and suppliers which creates lasting relationships and enables us to deliver engaging and memorable environments and experiences.
Over the last 31 years, the studio has grown around our co-founders Steve LaBouchardiere and Simon McCarthy’s enthused passion for creating inspiring hospitality spaces.