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July 10, 2013
Whether it’s a nightclub in the Tenderloin or a bakery in the Outer Sunset, the aesthetics of these five City by the Bay eateries are as much of a draw as the food itself. Click to check out five of our favorite San Francisco restaurants!
Chambers Eat + Drink in San Francisco, California

Chambers Eat + Drink boasts walls of old vinyl and the only poolside patio in San Francisco. 

Photo by: Bill Couch

Originally appeared in AIA|LA Announces Restaurant Design Awards Finalists
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<b><a href="http://www.25lusk.com/" target="_blank">TWENTY FIVE LUSK</a></b>
Restaurant designed by <a href="http://www.ccs-architecture.com/v3/" target="_blank">CCS Architecture</a>
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This restaurant in the SoMa neighborhood of San Francisco

Originally built in a meatpacking and smokehouse facility, Twenty Five Lusk has managed to maintain hints of the original warm brick and aged wooden beams while introducing a new modern interior. 

Originally appeared in 2011 Restaurant Design Awards
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The Corner Store in San Francisco, California

The open plan of the restaurant and utilitarian materials used in creating the interior contribute to the timelessness of The Corner Store

Originally appeared in The Corner Store, San Francisco
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Interior photo of Outerlands.

The wooden interior of Outerlands provides a rustic setting for diners at the Outer Sunset bakery.

Photo by: Barret Gentz

Originally appeared in Restaurant We Love: Outerlands in San Francisco
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Infusion Lounge in San Francisco

Hong Kong’s Kinney Chan designed his first U.S. project, Infusion Lounge, to be “outrageous and really, really cool with an infusion of Oriental style.” The space features not only a full and an elevated VIP area, but also highlights a programmable LED lighting system that illuminates etched-glass columns based on Chinese architecture. 

Originally appeared in Infusion Lounge
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Chambers Eat + Drink in San Francisco, California

Chambers Eat + Drink boasts walls of old vinyl and the only poolside patio in San Francisco. 

Photo by: Bill Couch

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