Inspiration can be found all over for decor, especially in commercial spaces. Some of the most incredible designs can be found in places like hotels, shops, and restaurants. They hire some of the best interior designers to create an ambiance that will make their guests feel like they are someplace special, memorable, and comfortable. Just because they aren’t residential doesn’t mean a lot of their design elements can’t be incorporated into your own home.
Many restaurants have outdoor dining spaces that can teach you a lot about decorating your own patio. They can show you how to create a mood with the right decor, lighting, and furniture choices. Here are 10 outdoor restaurant dining spaces that can give you a ton of great ideas.
The Courtyard at Ralph’s in Paris has a wonderfully casual, chic appeal that it befitting of its city. Lush greenery fills the space with life, while blue cushions and striped fabrics add an extra punch of color.
Rustic meets modern at the Dylan Hotel in Amsterdam with oversized benches and bar-height tables with stools, all accented with faux animal textures to bring warmth to the space.
Soho Beach House in Miami, FL uses a variety of string lights and small lamps to give this outdoor space a romantic glow. A beautiful couch is used as seating at a couple of the tables while lush greenery climbs a large pergola.
Home Delicate Restaurant in Milan, Italy used potted greenery to create a simple yet very attractive privacy wall, easy enough to create in your own backyard.
The Sky Yard at the Drake Hotel in Toronto, Canada captures a modern sensibility with clean lines and bold color blocking.
Wooden stools around a firepit create a rustic elegance at Comal in Berkeley, CA. They blend with the other natural wood accents throughout the space, like that great bar area with a stunning feature wall.
Lush green plants and soft curtains make you forget you’re in the middle of a concrete jungle at the Grammercy Terrace in New York, NY.
Heat lamps add style to this outdoor space and ensure no one will get too chilly while enjoying their meal at Barcelona Atlanta in Atlanta, GA. Lanterns on each table supply extra ambiance and decor.
Club Tennis in Barcellona, Spain uses Foscarini Havana lamps throughout their dining space, serving to add both soft lighting and fantastic artistic style.
Have a beautiful tree right in the middle of where you want furniture? Incorporate it into the design like SB Noord in the Netherlands did with a beautiful oak serving as a naturally stunning centerpiece.
Have you ever been inspired by a commercial space and used those ideas in your own home?