Some people view restaurants simply as a place to snag a good meal. But what if a restaurant could also offer you the experience of a lifetime? There are restaurants that absolutely can sweep you off your feet with their grandeur, view, interiors, and unique appeal.
Well, these restaurants below are about to blow your mind.
Ithaa Undersea Restaurant, Maldives
This stunning underwater restaurant features a depth of 16 feet and can accommodate only 14 guests at a time, which makes it super exclusive. This place features 270-degree panoramic vistas of the gorgeous blue ocean, a variety of European preparations, and sophisticated co-diners. But people hardly come for the food served here.
Restaurant Le Panoramic, France
This stellar French Alps restaurant is located 3,000 meters above sea level and it features a swish appeal and spectacular views of the mountains from the moment you step inside. If you sit anywhere at La Panoramic, and true to its name, you’ll be treated to breathtaking vistas while tucking into platefuls of gourmet French food. As if the awe-inspiring views didn’t already do the trick, the chefs here are known to create local lunches, traditional treats, and lots of haute cuisine options to give tourists a taste of globally renowned French delicacies.
Ali Barbour’s Cave Restaurant, Kenya
This cave restaurant located in Diani Beach Kenya features, among other striking elements, native African interiors, dazzling flashlights, and an unmistakably warm vibe. Here a romantic date night out can never go wrong. The atmosphere is truly intimate and romantic! This should be on top of your Kenyan bucket list. Yes, wild watching and dining at Ali Barbour’s Cave Restaurant are quintessential Kenyan experiences that will leave you asking for more. Housed in the insides of a cave, the eatery doesn’t give you a claustrophobic feel owing to an open roof.
The River Café, New York
The River Café in New York is the kind of stuff your dreams are made of. This once in a lifetime experience offering restaurant presents not just stunning views, but also a distinctly upscale vibe and great food. Of course, the prices match the swish atmosphere.
Ngorongoro Crater Lodge, Tanzania
The restaurant is unusually nestled in on the edge of a crater, which makes for a stunning dining experience. Experience a bonanza of striking Tanzanian views, in addition to traditional African treats that you’ve read about for long. You should carry a pair of binoculars to you also spot the famed wildlife of Tanzania strutting around in the nearby reserves.
Skyline Restaurant, New Zealand
Queenstown is the hub of adventure tourism that draws adrenaline rush seeking junkies from all across the world. From rafting to bungee jumping to sky diving, extreme sports are the highlight here. Oh, and where there are sports, there has got to be hunger too! The Skyline Restaurant is located over the lift of this popular extreme sports center and offers jaw-dropping views of Queenstown’s memorable landscape.
The Samaya Villas, Indonesia
Bali, the place conjures images of strikingly beautiful sunsets, gorgeous beaches, lush rice paddies, and stunning temples. The Samaya Villas offers eclectic global cuisine in a stunning sun, sea, and sand backdrop. Kill the homesickness by digging into global preparations that are served in style in the backdrop of Bali’s spectacular tangerine sky at sundown.
The Sierra Mar Restaurant, California
Sierra Mar restaurant located in California is known for its pristine natural surroundings located in the middle of San Francisco’s nature reserve, striking sunsets, and unmistakably gorgeous ocean views. Savor delicious meals, while the sea breeze gently caresses your face. This may just be the California dream everyone refers to.
Ocean Restaurant, Bora Bora
Bora Bora is famous for it’s over the water luxury resorts and clear, cerulean waters. Visitors are permitted to dine in this translucent water views offering and tranquil restaurant smack in the middle of Bora Bora’s glorious sea. Enjoy a fine dining experience in the arms of the ocean, while you savor the taste of good food and even better wine. Truly romantic and memorable!
Grotta Palazzese, Italy
Grotta Palazzese is all about the experience of dining in the midst of nature in an intriguing grotto. There are two humongous apertures swept awash by the sea, the result of which is this massive hall that has been cleverly converted into a fine dining experience. It was once the regal venue that was hosted many of Bari’s sought after balls and wedding receptions. Today, there’s a single unusual restaurant that wows tourists with its unusual appeal.