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SCOTT JOSEPH (Apr. 26, 2023) Mike Trudnak, who earlier this month left Aurora at the Celeste, the restaurant he opened in Read more
Ela Curry Kitchen
Restaurant dining is about more than just having a delicious menu. Guests want the atmosphere of a space to transport Read more
FLORIDA WEEKLY STAFF (Sep. 01, 2022) It’s been long awaited by fans of Indian cuisine. Ela Curry Kitchen, chef Pushkar Read more
Restaurant news
Liz Balmaseda, Palm Beach Post (Aug.27, 2022) - The highly anticipated, classic Indian restaurant by Stage Kitchen chef Pushkar Marathe, Read more
Orlando Polite Pig Restaurant
One of Anna Schmidt Interior Design's specialties is restaurants. From trendy independent eateries to your favorite nationwide brands, we have Read more
Anna Woodman Interior Design transforms outdoor spaces
All over the country, businesses are getting creative in ways to safely serve their guests. One of the largest trends Read more
Food and beverage
Anna Woodman, a renowned South Florida interior designer, has been featured in Food & Beverage Magazine (February 26, 2020). In Read more
Stage Restaurant design
The modern small-plates eatery opened Friday on the famed PGA Boulevard (February 19, 2020). Read more
JUPITER, Fla. (Feb. 18, 2020) – When diners step into the newly opened Stage, they’ll be transported—but they might not Read more
TAMPA, Fla. (Oct. 18, 2019) – Anna Schmidt Interior Design has been selected for work on Free the Cork Wine Read more
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Located right on Biscayne Bay, the Hard Rock Café has long been a go-to spot for dining and music in Read more
Hard Rock Design
MIAMI, Fla. (June 27, 2019) – Located right on Biscayne Bay, the Hard Rock Café has long been a go-to Read more
Anna Woodman, a renowned South Florida interior designer, has been featured in the Orlando Sentinel (March 8, 2019). In the Read more
Jupiter Courier
Renowned corporate and restaurant interior designer, Anna Woodman has been featured in Jupiter Courier Newsweekly’s February 14, 2019 edition. The Read more
Anna Schmidt Interior Design selected for work on Stage South Florida commercial designer contracted for new restaurant in Palm Beach Read more
Cask & Larder
Anna Schmidt was featured in Southeast Real Estate Business, where she discussed U.S. airport retail trends. Her work on Cask Read more
Cask & Larder Bar
The farm-to-table restaurant, owned by James and Julie Petrakis, placed third in the top ten (April 2, 2017). Read more
Cask & Larder Beer Taps
Often, travelers want to get an authentic taste of their destination. At Orlando International Airport, visitors have one of the Read more
Eco Design
One of the topics I am finding more often with current clients is their desire to incorporate some "life" into Read more
Cask & Larder liquor
Cask & Larder, MCO (December 2016) Read more
Cask & Larder Market
Anna Schmidt adds upscale touch to Cask & Larder’s Orlando International Airport location Design embodies restaurant’s farm-to-table concept ORLANDO, Fla. Read more
Cask & Larder tree
Anna Woodman adds upscale touch to Cask & Larder’s Orlando International Airport location. Read more
Anna was featured in an article for her work on the Polite Pig in Disney Springs (September 2, 2016): 5 Read more
Design of new 5,000-square-foot restaurant will take inspiration from local flavor Orlando, Fla. (August 25, 2016) – Renowned restaurant and Read more
Anna Woodman named interior designer for new Cask & Larder at Orlando International Airport
Schmidt joining forces with Cask & Larder to deliver a homegrown experience at new location Orlando, Fla. (12-01-2015) – Anna Read more
Cask & Larder rendering
Cask & Larder names designer, releases rendering of airport eatery (November 23, 2015) Read more
When James and Julie Petrakis approached me to design their second restaurant, Cask & Larder, I was thrilled to begin Read more
Owners Jill Ramsier and David Forrester had a vision – to create a winery and wine tasting environment in Orlando Read more
Foodservice Equipment & Supplies
Facility Design Project of the Month (December 1, 2013) Read more
Fins at Sharky's
When Venice's renowned Sharky's on the Pier - known for its mouthwatering seafood, signature frozen drinks and stunning views of Read more
Restaurant Hospitality
A look into the design of Cask & Larder, Winter Park, FL (November 2012) Read more
Quantum Leap Winery
JD Wine Concepts LLC, doing business as Quantum Leap Winery, is opening the doors to Orlando’s first winery on Oct. Read more
Cask & Larder
For Anna Woodman Interior Design (Schmidt Design Studio), an interior design firm specializing in restaurants and bars, the challenge of Read more
Winter Park, Cask & Larder
Cask & Larder, a restaurant and craft brewery owned by husband and wife team James and Julie Petrakis, is set Read more
A local interior design firm was named to handle the remodeling of three Ruth’s Chris Steak House restaurants in the Read more
2011 FSR Magazine
First Watch, the Bradenton-based breakfast, brunch, and lunch restaurant company, recently unveiled a new interior design concept (November 27, 2011). Read more
Cocina 214 Restaurant
Scott Joseph's review of the Contemporary Mexican Kitchen in Winter Park, FL (June 6, 2011). Read more
Foodservice Equipment & Supplies
By paying attention to every detail, this multi-venue restaurant creates an inviting atmosphere for guests and an efficient workplace for Read more
With a design approach using clean lines and balanced colors, designer Anna Woodman creates hospitality spaces that are full of Read more
Beaudevin Dining Area
Hospitality Design features Anna Woodman Interior Design's work at Beaudevin (April 2011). Read more