Boudin at the Wharf, San Francisco, CA

Architect: EHDD Architecture, San Francisco, CA and Engstrom Design Group, San Rafael, CA

This multi-function flagship restaurant is located in San Francisco's Fisherman's Wharf. The 2-story building accommodates a bakery, cafe, retail area, full-service restaurant for 336 people, bakery tour and exhibits, as well as indoor and outdoor public spaces. Charles M. Salter Associates provided acoustical consulting, audiovisual system design, and telecommunications design. Room acoustics, HVAC noise mitigation, and vibration reduction were the main acoustical issues. The audiovisual systems consist of background music, paging, multimedia exhibits, and surveillance systems. Network access for all points of sale, voice, data, and control systems were designed by our telecommunications consultants.