This is an alteration and conservation project of a store located at Garrett Street 37-39, with 111,70m2 of gross Locabel area.

Project Name: Pastry Alca
Studio Name: Contacto Atlântico
Lisbon, Portugal
Photography: Fernando Guerra
Project size: 56 m2
Site size: 111 m2
Completion date: 2015
Building levels: 1

Pastry Alca by Contacto Atlântico - Sheet1
Food Counter ©Fernando Guerra

The store was designed by the Architect Conceição Silva with the collaboration of the famous ceramicist Querubim Lapa.

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Exterior View ©Fernando Guerra

The goal was to change the use of the space identified as an historical and emblematic shop known as the old lottery house, into a food and beverage space, adapting its interiors to the needs of the award winning Alcôa Bakery.

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View From Entry Gate©Fernando Guerra

The old lottery house language is reinterpreted in order to convert it into a conventual sweets’ bakery, making possible to distinguish the new brand, while recalling its predecessor through the presence of its original features, notably through the use of wood, stonework and even the same counter.


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