There Is A Whole Bar Behind This Vintage Coke Machine
This antique Coca-Cola machine has been transformed into a doorway to something unexpected.
Instantaneously, the bright colors and lighting of the
sandwich shop dramatically disappear as you enter the mysterious space
with warm, muted light.
This was intentionally orchestrated by Alberto Caiola. He is
the architect responsible for the design of this establishment and
wanted to incite further curiosity amongst the patrons.
The retro-modern appeal to this establishment makes for a
fantastic ambiance that is an absolute necessity for an upscale cocktail
An artistic representation of flasks under fabric adorns one of
the main walls. This plain and dark, but unusual and three
dimensional piece of art, helps add to the mystique of ‘Flask’.
Retro styled couches, basic tables, and simplistic stools coupled
with the raw and rustic looking walls really adds to the speakeasy feel
of this corner of the bar.
The copper lighting features reflect the muted light creating an
excited feeling. It’s almost as if the lights have been turned low and
you are supposed to speak in hushed tones to avoid detection by the
These bottles hold over 6.5 gallons of whiskey. Their presence
offers a nostalgic feel, very reminiscent of the home brewed spirits
from the days of prohibition.