Restaurant Design Concepts from C.H.I.P.S.

Contemporary Restaurants
and Bars

by Martin M. Pegler

Contemporary Restaurants and Bars presents 68 fresh and innovative design solutions for cafés/restaurants and bars/lounges across the U.S. and around the world.

Featured establishments range from the modest to the more elaborate and sophisticated. It showcases a cross section of themes and ideas that span from the romantic and intimate to the more eclectic.

The exhilarating integration of food, drink, entertainment, art, sound and architecture illustrate the fact that these venues are designed to stimulate all of the scenes.

With over 250 full-color photographs, Contemporary Restaurants and Bars will take you on a journey to explore the newest and most creatively designed and conceived restaurants and bars.


  • American/Nouveau Cuisine

Lacroix Philadelphia, PA
Loew's Lobby Restaurant Philadelphia, PA
Adega Denver, CO
Aria Chicago, IL
Fish Out of Water Watercolor, FL
Nine Las Vegas, NV
Mod Chicago, IL
Paragon Mashantucket, CT
Zola Washington, DC
Tru Chicage,IL
Novelty Philadelphia, PA
56 West Chicago, IL
City Hall New York, NY
Broadway Room New York, NY
Nyla New York, NY
Stump's Supper Club Tampa, FL

  • Ethnic/Foreign Food Dining

    Aix New York, NY
    Db Bistro Moderne New York, NY
    Joel Atlanta, GA
    Poste Washington, DC
    Brasserie Vert Beverly Hills, CA
    Moro Wilmington, DE
    Fiamma Osteria New York, NY
    Savona Gulph Hills, PA
    Solera Minneapolis, MN
    Dos Caminos New York, NY
    Tierra De Vinos Mexico City, Mexico
    Marysol Chicago, IL
    Rumba Chicago, IL
    Fogo De Chao Chicago, IL
    Mojito St. Louis Park, MN
    Blue Charlotte, NC
    Zaytinya Washington, DC
    Tizi Melloul Chicago, IL
    Tantra Los Angeles, CA
    Sea Brooklyn, NY
    Mie N Yu Washington, DC
    Sushi Samba Chicago, IL
    Meet New York, NY

  • Bars/Lounges

    The Ginger Man New York, NY
    Comercial Munich, Germany
    Nectar Las Vegas, NV
    Nazca Rome, Italy
    Glass New York, NY
    Ghostbar Las Vegas, NV
    Opera Bar Lima, Peru
    Turf Lounge Toronto, ON

  • Lobby Bars/Lounges

    Galaxy Bar/Lounge Shanghai, China
    Piano Bar St. Julian, Malta
    Flow Bar Denver, CO
    Church Lounge New York, NY
    Northern Lights Stamford, CT
    Liquid Assets New York, NY
    15 Ria Washington, DC
    World Bar New York, NY

  • Disco Bars/Lounges

    Jazz Club Rome, Italy
    Blues Station Columbus, OH
    Bb King Dance Club & Nightclub Mashantucket, CT
    Powder New York, NY
    Tabu Las Vegas, NV
    The Pulse Crystal Serenity Cruise Ship
    Rhythm Chicago, IL
    Dragonfly Harrisburg, PA
    Aura Bar London, UK
    Kensington Roof Gardens London, UK
    Sonotheque Chicage, IL
    Rain In The Desert Las Vegas, NV
    Seven Toronto, ON

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    Contemporary Restaurants and Bars
    by Martin M. Pegler
    176 pages • Full-color photographs • $49.95 + shipping
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