Located off the well trodden path of most new hospitality ventures in Christchurch today. The Birdwood nestles into the heart of urban Beckenham. This re-purposed old building, once a picture framer now has two eating establishments, a CafÃÂ© called the Ã¢ÂÂThe EateryÃ¢ÂÂ and a wood-fired Pizzeria. Both venues hinged around a central kitchen designed to service both facilities during their alternate times of trade a requirement of their Resource Consent & project brief. The ambience of the Eatery is designed around an light drenched open space scattered with tables, providing a bright, fresh & vibrant morning feel. Whilst the Pizzeria presents a darker more intimate evening space. Acoustic consideration in both venues delivers spaces which can cater for large groups whilst still maintaining a comfortable volume. In order to achieve a practical solution between both distinct eating establishments, consistent use of materials was adopted.