Chaya Brasserie-sushi table Restaurant

Chaya Brasserie

The owner of Chaya Brasserie is a pioneer of Franco-Japanese cuisine, and comes from a restaurant dynasty who opened its first teahouse in Japan 390 years ago. After starting the . . .

Mirtille-Bar Restaurant


Coming from Paris, France, the client approached Hayashida Architects to help them realize their vision of starting a European style eatery in San Francisco. We communicated digitally with the client . . .

Bushi Tei-ext Restaurant


Located on Post Street in the heart of San Francisco’s Japantown, Bushitei’s French California Fusion cuisine has won many acclaims including a coveted 1-star rating in the 2007 Michelin Guide. . . .

Bollinger Bar and Grill-dining Restaurant

Bollinger Bar and Grill

Hayashida Architects transformed the existing cavernous restaurant space into a multi-use dining room.  Through the use of cherry wood partition doors, the space can be opened up to accommodate a . . .

Red Tractor Cafe-exterior Restaurant

Red Tractor Café

The Red Tractor Café’s idea was based on the founder’s memories of his grandmother’s farm in the Midwest. Using natural colors and finished woods (pine and Douglas fir), Hayashida Architects . . .

Aquanox-Bar Rendering Restaurant


AquaKnox, as the name suggests, is known for its seafood. Hayashida Architects worked on the conceptual design for this premiere restaurant bar in the Venetian Resort Casino. The wide-open entrance and the . . .

Xanadu-Bar Historic Restoration


Hayashida Architects was asked to create an East-West aesthetic for an Asian Fusion restaurant concept. This former train station had a main room with high coffered ceilings and beautiful wood . . .

Barley & Hopps-Mezzanine Historic Restoration

Barley & Hopps

This corner of San Mateo’s Redevelopment Area was formally several different retail and service facilities. Beauty Salon, Pharmacy, small offices and others were housed in this historic building located on . . .


JoAnn’s “B” Street Café

The theater marquee is the striking center of attraction in this late-1940’s style diner, completed in 1992. The flashy design includes authentic linoleum squares for flooring, custom lighting sconces shaped . . .

Fresh Blend Restaurant

Fresh Blend

Located across the street from the University of California at Berkeley, Fresh Blend’s wide variety of healthy and energizing beverages draws in both students and faculty. The nutritional reminders which line the walls of . . .

Carpaccio-int Restaurant


Allowing only two weeks in 1991 for complete renovation of the dining area, relocation of the bar, and addition of a pizza oven and serving area, this challenging project required . . .

Sonoma Valley Bagel-San Carlos-service counter Historic Restoration

Sonoma Valley Bagel

As the design of this store progressed, Hayashida -Architects were faced with the challenge of conveying the clients identity while preserving the unique architectural features of this historic building. Cathedral . . .

On the Border-Milpitas-exterior Restaurant

On The Border

On The Border, an 8,000 square foot restaurant, offers its patrons an extensive menu of mesquite-fired fare in a family-style dining environment.  Hayashida Architects assisted the client with modifying the . . .

Black Angus Steakhouse-Valencia-Exterior Restaurant

Black Angus Steakhouse

Black Angus Steakhouse is all about serving great ranch-style steaks in a comfortable setting with an affordable price-point.  The concept took off.  Hayashida Architects worked with client to roll-out 26 . . .

Fresh Choice-Walnut Creek Restaurant

Fresh Choice

Hayashida Architects designs many Fresh Choice restaurants in California and in Texas. Traditionally, each Fresh Choice location has a very different exterior that is designed to fit in with the . . .

Quater lb Giant Burger-Ext_After Restaurant

1/4 LB Giant Burgers

The Oakland International Airport, located in Oakland, California, shuttles over five thousand passengers each day. When the Port of Oakland chose to upgrade all the food and retail services located . . .

Alcatraz Brewing Co-int Restaurant

Alcatraz Brewing Co.

Alcatraz Brewing Company integrates handcrafted beer brewery in its popular restaurants across the nation.  Hayashida Architects collaborated with Engstrom Design Group to create these 250 seat, 9000 square foot restaurant, bar, and brewery.  One of its . . .

California Cafe-Littleton CO-dining Restaurant

California Cafe

Hayashida Architects collaborated with Engstrom Design Group in the creation of this new California Cafe in Littleton, Colorado. The process from design to construction was implemented by Hayashida Architects utilizing . . .

Blackhawk Grille Restaurant

Blackhawk Grille

With the opening of the Blackhawk Grille in 1991, a new image for California Cafe was created. This 200 seat restaurant lounge is located in the Blackhawk Plaza Shopping Center, which . . .

Rodeo Cantina-Bar Restaurant

Rodeo Cantina

A refreshing mingling of the tropics and Tex-Mex describes this colorful eatery. The corrugated steel ceiling and the antique gas tank in the foreground are reminiscent of a dusty roadside cafe. However, looking out . . .

Fat Tuesday-ext Restaurant

Fat Tuesday

Warm tropical breezes flow through the open air design of this innovative margarita bar unveiled in November 1994.   The decor is colorful but simple so as not to detract from harbor sites, . . .

Mission Plaza-retail Residential

Mission Plaza

Mission Plaza is a mixed uses project concept.  If completed, it would have multi-family residential, retail stores, restaurant, and elevated common plaza.  Hayashida Architects worked closely with the City of . . .

Lone Tree Golf Course-Banquet room Commercial

Lone Tree Golf Course

In this expansion of an existing facility, Hayashida Architects collaborated with Dahlin Group to design the interiors for a new banquet room and lounge, a pro shop, and new restrooms . . .