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  7. Blue Bottle Coffee ROPPONGI Cafe / Schemata Architects

Blue Bottle Coffee ROPPONGI Cafe / Schemata Architects

  • 18:00 - 3 October, 2016
Blue Bottle Coffee ROPPONGI Cafe / Schemata Architects
Blue Bottle Coffee ROPPONGI Cafe / Schemata Architects, © Takumi Ota
© Takumi Ota

© Takumi Ota © Takumi Ota © Takumi Ota © Takumi Ota + 12

  • Architects

  • Location

    Roppongi, Minato, Tokyo 106-0032, Japan
  • Architect in Charge

    Jo Nagasaka
  • Design Team

    Ryosuke Yamamoto, Yui Matsushita
  • Area

    139.0 m2
  • Project Year

  • Photographs

  • Construction

  • Collaboration

    SOUP DESIGN(sign), hoshizaki(kitchen), WHITELIGHT.Ltd(sound plan), 1lux(lighting plan)
  • Floors

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© Takumi Ota
© Takumi Ota

Text description provided by the architects. Blue Bottle Coffee opened the fourth shop in Japan in Roppoingi, Tokyo. The shop is located on a back street at a distance from the busy avenue, facing a small sunken public plaza like a park where people can freely enter.

© Takumi Ota
© Takumi Ota
© Takumi Ota
© Takumi Ota

Our design is based on our vision of a cafe staying beside the plaza and quietly embracing the environment.

© Takumi Ota
© Takumi Ota

Main interior finish material is basswood plywood, and the entire walls are composed of regular repetition of wall cabinets with doors, while the strict regularity is moderated by inserting irregular grids of frames encasing several doors. 

© Takumi Ota
© Takumi Ota

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Cite: "Blue Bottle Coffee ROPPONGI Cafe / Schemata Architects" 03 Oct 2016. ArchDaily. Accessed . <> ISSN 0719-8884