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Dual-Purpose Dining

A desire for adaptability prompts the emergence of multipurpose cafes

Implications - While mealtime is often a chance to sit back and relax, consumers tight on time are looking for more function when it comes to their dining destinations. Eateries are thus integrating elements of exercise and daily chores into the dining space itself, speaking to a shift toward more pragmatic uses of time.
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Lounge-Like Laundromats
Lounge-Like Laundromats
Wasbar Lets You Get a Haircut and a Drink While Your Clothes are Cleaned
Wasbar is a laundromat in the Belgian city of Ghent that aims to make cleaning clothes less of a chore. The unique shop is actually three businesses in one: it features a bar, washers and dryers and... MORE
Metropolitan Cat Cafes
Metropolitan Cat Cafes
The Recently Opened Meow Parlour is the First NYC Cat Cafe
Opened in December 2014, Meow Parlour is the first permanent NYC cat cafe. Inspired by the cat cafes of Japan and the original in Taipai, the unique cafe that puts you in the company of cats is sure... MORE
Bicycle-Friendly Café Seating
Bicycle-Friendly Café Seating
Rathaus Café's Patio Seating Does Not Require Chairs
As part of a bicycle-friendly initiative in Zurich, seating that allows bicyles to drive right up and take advantage of stationary seating is available at Rathaus Café. This effort is an... MORE
Eco-Friendly Mobile Picnics
Eco-Friendly Mobile Picnics
The Tree Cafe Moves Around Stockholm Serving Tea and Cookies
Taking the idea of a picnic in the park to the next level, the Tree Cafe is the perfect way to enjoy a relaxing meal outdoors. A design project created by Byggstudio, the Tree Cafe is a fully... MORE
Pop-Up Ramadan Cafes
Pop-Up Ramadan Cafes
Ramadan Garden by Ghaf Kitchen Celebrates the Holy Month
Dubai food establishment Ghaf Kitchen’s latest venture is a pop-up Ramadan Garden cafe. The eatery is currently set up inside the city’s A4 Gallery and is the place to be for those... MORE
Shirt-Pressing Cafes
Shirt-Pressing Cafes
This Unique Cafe in Japan Has Maids That Will Iron Your Garments
With so many maid cafes popping up, they’re starting to lose their charm—but not this unique cafe. At the pop-up Iron Maid Cafe, you’re able to get a coffee and your shirts pressed at... MORE
Recording Studio Cafes
Recording Studio Cafes
The Songbyrd Record Cafe in Washington Has a Recording Booth
Recently opening its doors in Washington DC, the Songbyrd Record Cafe is a novel concept cafe fusing the laid back atmosphere of a local coffeeshop with the creativity of a recording studio. In... MORE
Cafe  Beauty Boutiques
Cafe Beauty Boutiques
The 'Beauty Library' Offers Self-Study Beauty Areas & Mass Shelving
This gorgeous minimalist shop called ‘Beauty Library’ was created by Japanese designer Neno. The small cosmetic shop located in Tokyo fuses together the feeling of a cafe as well as the... MORE
Multipurpose Bicycle Buildings
Multipurpose Bicycle Buildings
This German Bike Storage Facility is Also an Eco-Friendly Cafe
Finding reliable bike storage in a big city can be a real challenge, but these German designers have totally gone above and beyond in this bike storage facility design that will have cyclists... MORE

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