The former Popolo in Rushcutters Bay is now the home of Marta.More Information Less Information
Infused by the simple confidence and energy of Rome, the interior environment has been opened up and layered with a fresh, textural and tactile palette.
The base palette includes concrete, zinc and oak, punctuated with accents in black and saturated olive green.
A new oak-topped high bench, lined with Forest Green Italian marble, faces the plaza and is positioned to provide a sunny spot to enjoy the street life.
The original bar retains its central anchor point, but provides more seating and a new zinc top.
Adjacent to the bar, a new long, low communal table completes the range of seating options providing a spot for intimate conviviality.
The refurbishment of the former Popolo restaurant retains the bar and key services but layers these with new linings to create a fresh and cost effective new personality for Marta.