Theme Restaurants

Theme Restaurants

by Michael Kaplan, Michael Kaplan, David L. Rockwell
     
 

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Theme Restaurants invites you on a tour of the new styles of restaurants, and shows how they are designed and marketed. Within this book's pages, vivid photographs, detailed floor plans, and revealing text combine to explore the strategies behind successful hot spots - from the special effects simulating undersea immersion at Dive!, the music and memorabilia of…  See more details below

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Theme Restaurants invites you on a tour of the new styles of restaurants, and shows how they are designed and marketed. Within this book's pages, vivid photographs, detailed floor plans, and revealing text combine to explore the strategies behind successful hot spots - from the special effects simulating undersea immersion at Dive!, the music and memorabilia of Detroit's heyday at Motown Cafe, to the haunted-house aura of the Jekyll & Hyde Club. Additionally, the book includes information on the latest interior trends, from cigar rooms to recreations of classic restaurants from bygone eras. The unique visions of internationally renowned designers and architects such as Joe Meisel, Jordan Mozer, Adam D. Tihany, and scores of others are displayed in conceptual architecture which continues to transform the restaurant industry the world over.

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An interview with Planet Hollywood designer David Rockwell is one of the highlights in this tour of theme restaurants. Vivid photos, floor plans, and text explore the strategies behind successful hot spots<-- >from the special effects simulating undersea immersion at Dive!, and the music and memorabilia of Detroit's heyday at Motown Cafe, to the haunted-house aura of the Jekyll & Hyde Club. Additionally, the book includes information on the latest interior trends, from cigar rooms to recreations of classic restaurants from bygone eras. Annotation c. by Book News, Inc., Portland, Or.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780866365420
Publisher:
P B C International, Incorporated
Publication date:
07/28/1997
Pages:
176
Product dimensions:
9.00(w) x 10.49(h) x 0.77(d)

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