Called the Yellow Treehouse Restaurant, developed by New Zealand based Pacific Environment Architects in collaboration with Yellow Pages, this unique establishment doesn’t require you to be Tarzan, but you will have to climb a large redwood approximately 130 feet above the ground. The entire eighteen seat cafes spans more than 30 feet wide and almost 40 feet high, complete with kitchen and bathrooms located on the ground below. Continue reading for more pictures and information.
According to My Modern Met, “Timber trusses form the main structure, the curved fins are glue-laminated pine, and redwood milled from the site are used in the walkway balustrading. Plantation poplar slats wrap around the tree and create interesting textured spaces that allow natural light to radiate throughout the interior. The circular concept is also designed to be weather resistant, with acrylic sheeting fixed to the roof and vertical roll-down blinds on the interior. Visitors are welcome to come and venture high up in the trees to enjoy a delicious meal.”