The legendary Surfrider Hotel in Malibu California first opened in the 1950’s and was a perfect little motel for visiting surfers who flocked to the famed long green walls of the legendary right point. Pop culture got its first look at Southern California beach lifestyle with the cult classic film “Gidget.” That movie alone turned the sleepy surf town of Malibu into a world wide draw which also watched the surf crowds explode from a few dozen in 1951 to hundreds or new surfers chasing the dream of Gidget by 1957.
That was just the beginning and the little Surfrider Motel was constantly booked solid for decades until it fell under disrepair and was sold in 2013.
The use of reclaimed teak flooring, siding, ceilings, soffits, tables and bar at the acclaimed Matsuhisa restaurant in Denver Colorado sets the tone for Chef Nobu and his beloved restaurant, Matsuhisa.
About Nobu Matsuhisa
“Nobu Matsuhisa means dining at its finest. His restaurants stretch across five continents, with over 40 locations across the globe. His food is enjoyed by millions of diners hungry for his innovative food and sleek atmosphere. His name is the springboard for this generation’s master chefs, who have gone on to open their own acclaimed eateries after their start under Nobu’s guidance.”
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2019 was a special year for Indoteak Design. We had some incredible projects cross the finish line and achieve recognition from design firms, magazines and media alike. To say we are grateful is an understatement. To be share our passion for the environment, design and wanting to create truly unique things with great people is all we could ever ask for. 2019 delivered in spades.
We got to see Celebrity Chefs Nobu(Palo Alto Nobu) and Bobby Flay(Shark Las Vegas) open new highly acclaimed restaurants that featured our products.
Recently, Luxe Magazine wrote an article about four Chicago restaurants that excel at design. The establishments were: Proxi, Marisol, Steadfast and the Somerset.
Lux magazine says of the build, “New York-based AvroKO reinterpreted the classic country club for its interior design of Somerset, which opened in September.
“Undulating textured- glass screens behind the main bar subtly recall canvas sails; banquettes are adorned in jade upholstery and white piping. The vibe is reminiscent of vintage tennis fashion and evokes the feeling of luxurious club lounges,”.
Learn what makes reclaimed teak wood so rare and in demand for architects and designers around the globe. Recycled durability and reclaimed elegance make teak wood the perfect choice