Whether you choose off-the-shelf or custom, you'll want your lighting design to be on-trend with current styles in restaurant interior design. Your guests are blogging, posting, tweeting and otherwise spreading the word about how your restaurant looks and feels so you’ve got to have lighting that's both attractive and up to date.
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