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The Penny Drop, a restaurant in Melbourne, Australia designed by Golden, and Westlight, a bar in New York, USA designed by Studio Munge are the Overall winners of the 2017 Restaurant & Bar Design Awards.

Another 35 category winners (including Best UK Winners) were revealed at the Restaurant & Bar Design Awards winners ceremony, which took place at London’s King’s Cross on the 5th October.

The Awards ceremony was attended by over 700 of the UK and world’s best designers, and their clients responsible for the design of the most innovative food and beverage spaces.

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'Soundscape' Set design & build

‘Soundscape’ Set design & build

The theme for this year’s Awards ceremony was ‘Soundscape’. Three Restaurant & Bar designers (SHH, Design Command and Haptic Architects) each created a cutting edge space inspired by ‘Sound’, with the spaces theatrically revealed on the night of the Awards.

Build partners were Oakwoods, Ecsec, Firecracker & Fabrico Interiors.

Restaurant & bar operators were Boxpark, Browns, Fucina, Treves & Hyde, Uli and Yoobi.

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