Beacon Projects Completes Work For Two New Connecticut Restaurants

Beacon Projects Completes Work For Two New Connecticut Restaurants

The Beacon Projects Group, working as owner’s representative for the Barteca Restaurant Group, has completed work on restaurants in Westport and West Hartford, Connecticut.

The Westport restaurant, called ‘bartaco’, can best be described as a simple, yet ‘hip’ taco bar, inspired by beach culture around the world and features a coastal vibe n a relaxed and stylish environment.  Beacon oversaw the fit-out of this new restaurant, including a new storefront, 30-seat patio, kitchen, dining area and 24-seat bar.

Barcelona Wine Bar in West Hartford features dramatic artwork that accents the walnut and industrial design of the main dining room.  Above this is a private wine room seating up to 14 people for intimate affairs and for large parties, the private dining room can accommodate as many as 80 patrons.  Beacon Projects facilitated the complete building renovation for this new tapas/bar restaurant, including a new kitchen, bar area and patio.


The Barteca Group creates restaurants that are warm and welcoming, serving small plates of Spanish tapas food which use the finest seasonal picks from local markets.  They also provide unusual specialties from Spain and the Mediterranean area within two differently styled restaurants, ‘Barcelona’ ( and ‘bartaco’ (

Beacon Projects has been working as owner’s representative for the Barteca Restaurant Group since February 2012.  Its scope of services for these unique restaurants includes assisting with the selection of the design team, budget development, contractor and vendor selection, project scheduling, construction oversight and project accounting.

Beacon Projects is continuing is its same roles for the Barteca Restaurant Group for their new restaurant at 1622 14th Street, N.W. in Washington, D.C., which is slated for completion in August 2012.  Several additional restaurant sites are in pre-construction and design stages.

The Beacon Projects Group, headquartered in Rowayton, Connecticut, is a member of the U.S. Green Building Council.  An outsource for construction services, it offers owner’s representation, projects and construction management, expert witness services, value engineering, scheduling, constructability reviews and energy audits.  Please visit for more information on services provided by The Beacon Projects Group.