RESTAURANT PORN | Dreaming Of A Floating 1940’s Beer Hall & Restaurant In False Creek

February 22, 2016.

Espaco-Espelho-d-Agua-by-DC-AD-Lisbon-Portugal-12

(via) Just the Second World War was engulfing Europe in 1940, neutral Portugal commemorated the 800th anniversary of its birth with a sprawling exhibition gilding/detailing its long history of exploration and accomplishment. Anchoring the ejaculation of nationalist fervour was the Espelho de Agua, a modern, clean-lined victualling station surrounded by water that would ply visitors with beer and food. It was repurposed and remodelled on several occasions after the war, but now it’s been restored to honour its original state and intent (complete with new cafeteria and restaurant) by the architects and designers at DC.AD and Pedrita Studio. Where would we take ours? Floating in False Creek at the foot of the Science Centre, presumably not far from the pizzeria we previously imagined; a mighty step up from the McBarge of old. Photography by Francisco Nogueira.

Espaco-Espelho-d-Agua-by-DC-AD-Lisbon-Portugal Espaco-Espelho-d-Agua-by-DC-AD-Lisbon-Portugal-14 Espaco-Espelho-d-Agua-by-DC-AD-Lisbon-Portugal-11 Espaco-Espelho-d-Agua-by-DC-AD-Lisbon-Portugal-05 Espaco-Espelho-d-Agua-by-DC-AD-Lisbon-Portugal-10 Espaco-Espelho-d-Agua-by-DC-AD-Lisbon-Portugal-09 Espaco-Espelho-d-Agua-by-DC-AD-Lisbon-Portugal-07 Espaco-Espelho-d-Agua-by-DC-AD-Lisbon-Portugal-03 Espaco-Espelho-d-Agua-by-DC-AD-Lisbon-Portugal-08

MORE RESTAURANT PORN

#ScoutThis

There are no comments

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

The scout Community

49th Parallel Coffee Roasters & Lucky’s Doughnuts Acorn Alibi Room Ancora Waterfront Dining & Patio AnnaLena Araxi Ask For Luigi Au Comptoir Bao Bei Chinese Brasserie Bar Oso Bauhaus Beach Bay Café & Patio Beaucoup Bakery & Cafe Bel Café Bestie Bishop’s Bistro Pastis Bistro Wagon Rouge Bittered Sling Blue Water Cafe + Raw Bar Bottleneck Bufala Burdock & Co. Cadeaux Bakery Café Medina Caffè Artigiano Camp Lifestyle + Coffee Co. Campagnolo Campagnolo ROMA Cartems Donuterie Chambar Chefs’ Table Society of BC Chez Christophe Chocolaterie Patisserie  Chicha Chill Winston ChocolaTas Chocolate Arts Cibo Trattoria Cinara CinCin Ristorante + Bar Cioffi’s Cioppino’s Mediterranean Grill Cocktails & Canapes Catering + Events Cook Culture Culinary Capers Catering & Special Events Dirty Apron Cooking School & Delicatessen District Brasserie Earnest Ice Cream Edible Canada Elementa Espana Exile Bistro Fable Fanny Bay Farmer’s Apprentice Fat Badger Fat Mao Fernwood Coffee Company Field & Social Forage Giovane Cafe + Eatery Gotham Steakhouse & Bar Grain Granville Island Grapes & Soda Greenhorn Espresso Bar Gyoza Bar Harkness & Co. Harvest Community Foods Hawksworth Restaurant Heirloom Homer Street Cafe & Bar Hy’s Steakhouse Irish Heather Jamjar JJ Bean Joy Road Catering Juice Truck Juniper Keefer Bar Kin Kao Knifewear Kozakura Kuma Tofino L’Abattoir La Buca La Mezcaleria La Pentola La Quercia La Taqueria Pinche Taco Shop Latab Wine Bar Les Amis du Fromage Lions Pub, The Liquidity Bistro Little District Lobby Lounge + RawBar Lolita’s South Of The Border Cantina Longtail Kitchen Maenam Mamie Taylor’s MARKET by Jean-Georges Matchstick Coffee Roasters Meat & Bread Meinhardt Fine Foods Miku Restaurant Milano Coffee Minami Miradoro Mission Mister Mogiana Coffee Mosquito Nero Belgian Waffle Bar Nicli Antica Pizzeria Nightingale Nomad Nook Nuba Oakwood Canadian Bistro OLO OPUS Bar Oru Osteria Savio Volpe Oyama Sausage Co. Pallet Coffee Roasters Pat’s Pub & BrewHouse Phoenix Perennials Pidgin Pied-à-Terre Pizzeria Farina Pourhouse Railtown Cafe Railtown Catering Rain Or Shine Ice Cream Red Wagon, The Revolver Coffee Rocky Mountain Flatbread Co. Royal Dinette Sai Woo Salt Tasting Room Salty Tongue Café Savoury Chef Shaughnessy Restaurant Shebeen Whisk(e)y House Shelter Shika Provisions Siena Six Acres Sophie’s Cosmic Cafe Sorella Stable House, The Steel Toad Brewpub & Dining Hall Tableau Bar Bistro Tacofino Tavola Terra Breads Thierry Thomas Haas Chocolates & Patisserie Timber Timbertrain Coffee Roasters Torafuku Tractor Foods Truffles Fine Foods Two Rivers Specialty Meats UBC Farm Uncommon Cafe, The Urban Digs Farm Uva Wine & Cocktail Bar Vancouver Aquarium’s Ocean Wise™ Program Via Tevere Pizzeria Napoletana West Restaurant Wildebeest Wolf In The Fog YEW seafood

Lorem Ipsum is simply dummy text of the printing and typesetting industry. Lorem Ipsum has been the industry's standard dummy text ever since the 1500s, when an unknown printer took a galley of type and scrambled it to make a type specimen book. It has survived not only five centuries, but also the leap into electronic typesetting, remaining essentially unchanged. It was .

Lorem Ipsum is simply dummy text of the printing and typesetting industry. Lorem Ipsum has been the industry's standard dummy text ever since the 1500s, when an unknown printer took a galley of type and scrambled it to make a type specimen book. It has survived not only five centuries, but also the leap into electronic typesetting, remaining essentially unchanged. It was .