The Year in Beautiful Restaurants: 15 Stunners from 2014
EATER NATIONAL: Hillary Dixler
December 15, 2014
Feast your eyes on the best triple-x restaurant design porn of 2014.
Another year, another crop of stunning restaurants. Eater has combed through the most beautiful restaurants of the year from coast to coast, and below are 15 lookers that do not disappoint. Blissfully low on Edison bulbs, 2014's best looking restaurants each present a unique design in harmony with the restaurant space — whether it's a small storefront in San Francisco's Mission, a rambling mansion in New Jersey, or a historic Nashville theater. Some design motifs to keep an eye on: Art Deco, wood details, playful color choices, and luxe materials. Have a look:
Address: 4933 Magazine Street, New Orleans, LA 70115
Key Players: Alon Shaya
Opened: April 2014
The Look: A casual pizzeria goes high-end with finishes like reclaimed wood, matte copper beer taps, a marble bar, and leather banquettes.