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Hangover Observations: Design Awards Winners Recap, Downtown Snags Four!

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AIA's restaurant design awards nominations made the rounds about a month ago, and winners were announced this past Friday at a ceremony held by the AIA/LA. Downtown had some major representation this year, take a gander at the winners below.

Photo Update: Bottega Louie [Photo: Vam Y.K. Cheung]

Restaurant Category
Bottega Louie (view design studio)
Chaya Downtown (Poon Design Inc.)
Houston's Restaurant (Denver; Frederick Fisher & Partners)
KAA Restaurante (Sao Paulo; Studio Arthur Casas NY)

Chaya Downtown

Café/Bar Category
Kara's Cupcakes (San Francisco; Montalba Architects, Inc.)

The Conga Room

Lounge/Nightclub Category
The Conga Room (Belzberg Architects)

the Lab Gastropub

Restaurant: La Condesa (Austin; Michael Hsu Design Office & Joel Mozersky )
Café/Bar: the Lab Gastropub (AC Martin)
·AIA/LA Restaurant Design Nominations Announced [~ELA~]


110 Navy Street, , CA 90291 (310) 396-1179 Visit Website

Bottega Louie

700 South Grand Avenue, , CA 90017 (213) 802-1470 Visit Website

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