Marcus at Baha Mar

  • Prize
    Winner in Architectural Design Restaurant – Casual
  • Company/Firm
    Meyer Davis
  • Lead Designer
    Will Meyer, Gray Davis
  • Other Designer(s)
    Christine Buckley
  • Photo Credit
    Read McKendree
  • Location
    Nassau, Bahamas
  • Project Date
    January 2022
  • Architect
    SB Architects
  • Interior Designer
    Meyer Davis
  • Hospitality
    Samuelsson Group
  • Developer
    CTF Development

Located on the Bahamian coast of Nassau, this space provides a premier oceanfront dining experience. Beautiful coastal motifs flow through the different dining areas, including a custom structural Japanese light fixture by Celine Wright that hangs above the Verde Antigua bar top, both features gaining inspiration from seashells. The unique mirrored floor plan of the dining room is centered around back-to-back leather upholstered banquettes that add a warm contribution to the otherwise cool décor. Carefully curated Bahamian art is displayed throughout the restaurant, including a custom map of Nassau that serves as the backdrop to the downstairs dining experience. Upstairs, guests are greeted with a custom reclaimed teak backdrop behind the host stand with a custom stain that was created to resemble ocean waves. The bar and dining area creates an open-air experience that allows the guest to surround themselves with beautiful scenery and salty air. Custom rope panels behind the dining tables add a nautical touch to the beachfront space. This eclectic yet comfortable space provides guests with a variety of dining and drinking options, while always providing guests with the views of the