Learning Center

BAR DESIGN LEARNING CENTER

Welcome to our learning hub we call our “bar design learning center.” This is the most comprehensive library of bar design content anywhere. For instance, visitors have access to:

Please check-out our Integrated Bar Design Services if you’d like to know more about architectural bar design. 

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A CURATED LIST OF OUR MOST POPULAR BLOG POSTS

Our bar design learning center began in 2013 as a blog. To date, we have over 120 articles about bar design and these are among our most popular bar design blog posts. Each topic has been selected to address the most pressing issues we hear from our clients. For example:

Please check-out our bar design blog if you want to dive deeper into these topics.

Our bar design learning center wouldn’t be complete without some curated playlists of hand-picked themed videos on various bar design and bar planning topics. We have many other video playlists on our Bar Designers YouTube channel.

DESIGN IDEAS FOR COMMERCIAL BAR PLANNING

Opening a restaurant bar? Discover how to plan a commercial bar, including layout, dimensions, and costs for bar equipment and draft beer systems.

HOW TO DESIGN AND BUILD A BETTER DIY BAR

Bar design and interior design ideas for restaurants, hotels or anyone opening a bar, including design concepts, equipment, planning and layout.

WHAT'S THE BEST SIZE AND SHAPE FOR A BAR?

What’s the best size and shape for a commercial bar? Learn the basic bar shapes, the advantages of each and how to determine the best bar size and location.

FAQ

Here’s a list of our most-frequently asked questions about bar design:

What are the top bar finishing ideas?

Top 7 List of Bar Finishes

A list of Top 7 commercial bar finishing options

Top 5 design ideas about bar tops

Cabaret Design Group

The secret to planing a commercial bar

What are the best bar tops

Integrated bar design comes to Tony Roma's at the Airport Hilton in West Palm Beach

Photo of bar designed for a hotel restaurant using architectural bar design

Island bar with custom Micro-Matic draft beer system we designed for Tony Roma's in West Palm Beach, FL

How do you calculate occupancy load for bars and restaurants?

How to calculate occupancy for bars and restaurants

Learn how calculate occupancy in bar design

How do you plan a commercial bar design?

Costs of planning and opening a bar

What are the costs of planning and opening a bar?

How to design and build a better commercial bar with maximum efficiency in 2022

Ergonomic efficient bar design

Incorporating ergonomics into bar design maximizes profits

BAR DESIGN VIDEOS FROM OUR BAR DESIGNERS YouTube CHANNEL

In 2017 we created our “Bar Designers” YouTube channel to better assist those interested in bar design. Video is a powerful educational tool and we want to offer our followers another learning perspective. So far, we have over 65 videos dedicated to the topic of bar design. Our videos are a perfect complement to the bar design learning center and cover many topics. For example:

We’re always looking to add relevant content to our video library.

BAR PRODUCTS AND SERVICES PODCASTS

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