Mouthwatering aromas, bold flavors and textures intriguing to the tastebuds; ask any foodie, and they’ll tell you that the best culinary experiences are truly multi-sensory. So it’s only natural that a feast for the eyes is a perfect complement.
Along with delectable fare and service that’ll make you smile, these restaurants showcase some of the most breathtaking scenery in North America right from your seat at the table.
Fog Harbor Fish House, San Francisco
Fisherman’s Wharf is known as a place of quintessential San Francisco charm. One of the most highly regarded restaurants to be found here is the Fog Harbor Fish House, a sustainable-seafood landmark of Pier 39. A three-generational family business, this place has a unique character that’s matched only by the views of the San Francisco Bay and the iconic Golden-Gate Bridge.
Ophelia, New York City
The rich and diverse culture of Midtown Manhattan in New York is on display at the rooftop haven that is Ophelia. From the Art Deco-inspired design to the creative cocktail menu, every element of the experience here is carefully curated to be on par with the East River views and glowing Manhattan skyline.
Grand Canyon Lodge Dining Room, Arizona
Removed from the chaos of the popular South Rim region, the Grand Canyon Lodge Dining Room sits at the edge of the one of the most incredible natural wonders in our world. From its prominent place on the North Rim, the Dining Room offers views as far as the eye can see across the copper-coloured hues of the Grand Canyon.
Eiffel Tower Restaurant, Las Vegas
In a city that never sleeps, there’s always something to see. Take it all in from the Eiffel Tower Restaurant while dining on classic American entrees like Alaska King Crab and grass-fed plains bison. The Eiffel Tower overlooks the buzzing energy of the Las Vegas Strip and the impressive show from the Bellagio Fountains.
The Beachhouse Restaurant & Lounge, Vancouver
West Vancouver beach vibes abound at this locals’ favourite and top spot on the West Coast cuisine scene. The views of the Burrard Inlet from the heated beachfront patio invite an air of tranquility and a sense of adventure all at once.
Sky Bistro, Banff
Nestled in the heart of the breathtaking Canadian Rockies, Sky Bistro offers a mountaintop dining experience 7,510 feet up in the sky. Plan for an evening visit to watch the mountain peaks surrounding the restaurant light up with a sunset glow. Enjoy distinctly Canadian gourmet fare and wines, and round out the evening by the rooftop fire pit with stargazing under a pristine night sky.