Philippe Starck

Globally revered designer and creator, Philippe Starck, has spent the past two years sympathetically rebuilding Basil’s Bar, which was successfully relaunched in July 2018.  Whilst conserving the bar’s essential DNA and character he has created a new bigger better Basil’s that will continue to serve as the island’s legendary meeting place. Come and see for yourselves.


“Basil’s Bar is not just a bar, it is a unique place, full of history and heritage. A place of community and shared memories, with its own, genuine soul. Renewed and relaxing, with a simple elegance and its own romanticism, the rebirth of Basil’s Bar creates a new continuity in a life-long story. Like a long lost friend with whom you feel an immediate connection. Perfect for enjoying endless conversations in front of the new open kitchen or in one of the many hide-away corners. An original institution, a destination, full of life.”


“Political, ethical, subversive, ecological, fun: this is how I see my duty as a creator.” Philippe Starck


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