A Hip, New Restaurant Next to MoMA Offers Diners a Feast for the Eyes

A successful restaurant in New York must be “yummy,” according to Lionel Ohayon. The designer isn’t simply referring to the food, however. Rather, it’s the entire experience that comes from carefully combining lighting, acoustics, materiality, layout, visual impact, and a sense of discovery, together compelling diners to return time and again. “What are yummy rooms?” he asks rhetorically. “They’re the enduring restaurants that have lasted forever, and people just know that they want to spend time in them. It’s so much to do with the entire package.”...READ MORE

Author: Dan Howarth
Design By: Icrave
Photo By: Eric Laignel
Interior Design
October, 2022
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