This is a departure from our occasional Friday feature, “I’d live there,” but the spirit is the same. If you’re a regular reader (just kidding! We don’t have any!) you may have read my review of other components of the Barbican arts complex. But the thing that I absolutely, unequivocally loved was the Barbican Foodhall, an award-winning space that has impressively made the most of an ugly, 60s-era space and turned it into something modern and beautiful.
My favoritest favorite thing was the lighting:
I loved the sleek lines and open feel:
And I was totally impressed by the way they used the original Brutalist architecture and made it an asset.
While I only had a pre-made egg sandwich and a lemonade, I would happily eat there again. It was an amazing space.