The new architectural concept is a mix of classic Italian trattoria and contemporary urban restaurant-bar. The entire space is characterized by minimal lines and chromatic harmony that balances between earthy tones and the contrast of black and white.
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Elsewhere patterns and craft techniques are complemented with textures inspired by natural skins, from crocodile and lizard to shagreen and ostrich, alluding to coveted fashion accessories. Intricate details such as fluted metal profiles, inset into acrylic bedside tables and desks, add to the tactility and bespoke quality.
Much of the corner in downtown Helsinki’s main restaurant area has been under renovation and several restaurants have now re-opened. Among them is not just the second-floor Le Roy but also Michel downstairs, also designed by Laajisto and owned by the Center-Inn group that operates over a dozen restaurants in Helsinki.