2021 Best Restaurants with a View in the U.S.A.

The River Cafe, one of GAYOT's Best Restaurant Views in America

Most Scenic Restaurants in America

When you want a feast for the eyes as well as your stomach, the restaurants on our list deliver. Find out which restaurants across America have the best views, from gorgeous beaches to sparkling city skylines to tranquil gardens.

> For even more beautiful vistas, check out GAYOT's round-ups of the best restaurants with a view in cities across the U.S. and beyond.

 
Brix
14/20

With a back patio offering undisturbed vistas, and acres of kitchen gardens and estate grapevines ripe for post-meal strolls and photo ops, it's hard to beat the views at Brix in Napa. See More

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Eiffel Tower
15/20

This fine-dining perch in Paris's Eiffel Tower has an unobstructed view of the Las Vegas Strip, including Bellagio's dancing fountains across the street. See More

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The Inn at Shelburne Farms
14/20

Once a summer retreat for the Vanderbilt Webbs, this sprawling estate is surrounded by bucolic fields and majestic views of Lake Champlain. See More

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Rivea

Mediterranean, Small Plates, Steakhouse
Rivea
16/20

While every seat in Rivea's dining room delivers optimal vistas of the Las Vegas Strip, the best ones can be found in the adjoining Skyfall Lounge, which includes an outdoor patio. See More

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The River Cafe
15/20

Views of the Manhattan skyline and Brooklyn Bridge are the main attraction at this legendary Brooklyn establishment. See More

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SER Steak + Spirits
14/20

Striking views of Dallas and tasty beef await at this modern steakhouse at the Hilton Anatole. See More

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71Above
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Dine high in the sky on the 71st floor of the U.S. Bank Tower in downtown Los Angeles. See More

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Steakhouse, Modern American, Seafood
Top of The World
14/20

Revolving a full circle every 80 minutes, this restaurant and cocktail lounge offers a panorama of the Las Vegas Valley from its 106th-floor perch atop the Stratosphere's soaring tower. Executive chef Rick Giffen and chef Claude Gaty crafted a menu inspired by Gaty's travels around the world. See More

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Small Plates, Lounge, Eclectic
230 Fifth
14/20

Enjoy the view twenty floors above Manhattan from the roof deck at 230 Fifth. The outdoor space is open year round --- heat lamps plus thick robes keep diners and imbibers warm during the winter. See More

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'ULU Ocean Grill & Sushi Lounge
14/20

Perched right on the beach, 'ULU Ocean Grill & Sushi Lounge at Four Seasons Resort Hualalai affords fantastic ocean views on the Big Island of Hawaii. See More

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