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Café Bar Bloom, Vienna, Austria
Thursday 10 Jan 2013
The spacious, 2-storey CAFÉ BAR BLOOM is set to become one of the best-known and most frequented corner cafés in Vienna city centre.
The internal spaces and furnishings reflect the urban approach to life of openness, seeing and being seen. BEHF Architects were responsible for the interior design.
Behind the fully opening glazed entrance, a vibrant combination of walls and ceilings in back-lit macassar and rosewood veneer as well as tinted mirrors create depth and comfort for a specialkind of hospitality.
The sophisticated furnishings simultaneously allow a successful blend of views to and from thestreet, a lounge atmosphere on the first floor, and a lively bar on the ground floor.
The kitchen and cellar at the BLOOM pursue the goal of top quality by using as many regional andseasonal ingredients as possible from hand-picked producers. Small, tasty delicacies are accompanied by generous, subtle wines. Some of them come from the house's own LENIKUS winery, where its Viennese vineyard is organically cultivated.
The display case on the ground floor contains Austrian cheeses combined with homemade chutneys, venison ham sandwiches with red onion marmalade, caramelised chicory and sour-cream dressing, not to mention all kinds of sweet treats to titillate the taste buds.