Restaurant MAGNET

  • Prize
    Winner in Interior Design Restaurant – Fine Dining
  • Company/Firm
    AKSL arhitekti d.o.o.
  • Lead Designer
    Spela Leskovic
  • Architect
    AKSL arhitekti d.o.o.
  • Interior Designer
    AKSL arhitekti d.o.o.
  • Hospitality
    Altana d.o.o. Ljubljana
  • Construction Company
    Point-A d.o.o. Ljubljana
  • Photo Credit
    Janez Marolt
  • Location
    Ljubljana, Slovenia
  • Project Date
    September 2022

In 2022 the Architects designed and carried out the renovation of the exisitng restaurant; today named Magnet. Space has a size of approx. 300m2 and offers 80 seats inside and 40 seats outside. The entire image of the interior is strung around a cylindrical concrete core, which represents a structural element of the office building in which the restaurant is located. Left side of the restaurant is dedicated to bar and wine corner and more unformal normal and medium-high seating. On the central core are attached upholstered separes which create first visual impression upon arrival. Right side of the restaurant offers high community table seating and flexible seating along long bench equiped with a special custom made artwork. Restaurant offers a smaller multifunctional stage for dinning or live music performances during dinning. Inside of main structural core is used for the purpose of a private dinning, offering high level of privacy. Range of materials used in interior goes from resin floor, natural stone used for counters and table tops, design fabrics for upholstery, custom made wooden millwork panelling, custom made metal table lamps and chandelier and antique mirrors.

AKSL arhitekti was established in a year 2000 by Špela Leskovic and Aleš Košak. They both finished their studies at Faculty for Architecture in Ljubljana, Slovenia. AKSL works in the fields of Architecture and Interior Design, tending that their projects are multidisciplinary work. Office main focus and passion is in the Hospitaliy Design, where AKSL established strong connections with several of the worlds biggest hotel chains. Through last decade, office became international and works globally, with a head seat in Ljubljana, Slovenia and a office branch in Vienna, Austria.

Other prizes
BIG SEE AWARD 2023 Restaurant Magnet Ljubljana BIG SEE AWARD 2021 Grand Koper BIG SEE AWARD 2021 Caprizza pizzeria Koper Slovenian best Interior of the year 2021 Grand Koper BIG SEE AWARD 2018 Lingerie department store Ljubljana BIG SEE AWARD 2020 Apartment Neuner Trieste Slovenian best Interior of the year 2015 Restaurant Robba Ljubljana Contract World Award 2010 Nominee Cafeteria Rog Ljubljana Contract World Award 2009 Nominee Restaurant Valvas’Or Ljubljana Plecnik National Awaed 2006 Nominee Restaurant Rozmarin Maribor