Standard ready-to-buy stone floors and simple white pedestals/viewing stations can easily translate into any interior environment, a.k.a. your home, particularly if you're on a budget but in need of good design and style.
For decades in New York, Indian food traditionally has been burdened with a reputation for being "cheap and cheery," and its restaurants are largely confined to pockets of "curry ghettos" around the city.
I walk into the joint and I'm shocked to see that it's turned into one of those coffee shops heavy on the raw wood. There are loads of coffees to choose from on the blackboard, most of them ending in "cino."