Best Interior Design

Centennial

More than a thousand bunches of plastic grapes adorn the ceiling over Centennial's wine section at the back of the store. If you look at the right angle, it gives the effect of a vineyard trellis. If you look at the wrong angle, the fluorescent lights are clearly visible behind the grapes and so is the dust covering nearly every grape. But no wonder; they've been here since the 1970s. We asked why some of the grapes seemed clean while most were filthy. A worker in an American flag tie clued us in. "The drunks love to pull the grapes down - I dust 'em off before I stick 'em back up there."

Centennial
Centennial Main Store & Office, 2932 Guadalupe, 512/478-4646
Centennial #2, 6534 N. Lamar, 512/451-3147

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