In 2012 restaurant design, we saw a lot of Edison light bulbs, communal tables, and reclaimed barn wood. But there is one trend that has reigned supreme over the past couple years: the exposed brick wall. We’ve seen it so much that it makes us want to hit our head against a… wall. In its honor, we bring you “name that exposed brick wall.” It’s best played as a drinking game. Answers at the bottom.
Answers: 1. Boundary Road 2. Bar Pilar 3. Chez Billy 4. Sixth Engine 5. Irish Whiskey Public House 6. District Kitchen 7. Tortilla Coast in Logan Circle 8. The Big Board
Photos by Jessica Sidman