This Helsinki Cafe and Deli Exudes a Rustic, Maritime Charm

By: Rebecca Byers - May 1, 2015
References: amerikka.fi & retaildesignblog.net
This timber-clad Helsinki cafe and delicatessen exudes a sense of old world, maritime charm thanks to its proximity to the city's docks. The stylized interior is defined by timber infrastructure that plays up the building's original arched roof. Called the Viaporin Deli & Café, this quaint retail experience communicates to consumers an appreciation for high quality ingredients and a dedication to local, sustainably produced products.

The design details in the this Helsinki cafe and deli inspire images of a old school ferry terminal or fish market. The cafe portion of the business serves a selection of light snacks such as specialty coffee and sandwiches.

This uniquely positioned Helsinki foodie hub is able to market its products as rustic and of the highest quality.