1. Monsieur Bleu, Paris
Located across from the Eiffel Tower, you can experience the magic of Paris from the amazing terrace view of Monsieur Bleu. With high ceilings, elegant decor, and amazing food prepared with fresh ingredients, that is what makes this the perfect place to make a toast for any special occasion.
2. Bateaux, London
Hop aboard Bateaux London’s glass-sided boat and enjoy a sedate meal as you pass London icons along the Thames. Opt for lunch, dinner or afternoon tea cruises – each accompanied by live entertainment, including live jazz on Sunday lunchtimes.
3. Dusk Restaurant and Bar, Singapore
Escape the city crowd and venture up to Dusk Restaurant & Bar. Located some 100 meters above sea level at Faber Peak, the restaurant is flanked by lush rainforest and sweeping views of HarbourFront and Sentosa Island. Grab a seat at its open deck and enjoy prime view of the setting sun, or snap a picture by its adorable ‘all time high’ neon light sign.
4. Grand Canal Restaurant, venice
Situated on the terrace of the Hotel Monaco, the Grand Canal Restaurant has an un-obscured view of the gorgeous canal. The restaurant seeks to be the ultimate expression of taste and harmony by combining their delectable dishes with the magical view. With an extensive menu of seafood and meat options, there is something for all palate preferences, and the staff are happy to accommodate any allergies.
5. Lycabettus, Santorini
The award-winning Andronis Suites Hotel clings to the side of a steep cliff, high above Santorini’s spectacular caldera, which are the remains of a devastating volcanic eruption 3,600 years ago. Its Lycabettus restaurant, named after a hill in Athens, has a terrace located on dramatic rocky outcrop juts right out over the water, in what must be one of the most romantic restaurant settings in the world. Traditional Mediterrean recipes are blended with organic ingredients and elements of nouvelle cuisine to create a superlative menu.
6. Neni Restaurant, Berlin
NENI is currently one of the hippest restaurants in Berlin, not only due to the view from the 10th floor of the 25hours Hotel. Depending on where you sit, you can gaze either upon City West with the Memorial Church and Kurfürstendamm or look from above into some of the enclosures of the Berlin Zoo.
7. Seen, Lisbon
The open-air Skybar at the Tivoli Avenida Liberdade hotel has one of the prettiest, most popular views of the city. But until recently, the restaurant inside was a rather dowdy affair. That changed when it got an Art Deco makeover and a new concept imported from São Paulo. While there’s an element of “see and be…” the sights out the windows are pretty impressive as well.
8. Marina Restaurant, Prague
Although this restaurant isn’t located up high, it does have one of the best views of the Vltava River, Prague Castle and Charles Bridge. Food is good and the price is very reasonable considering its on the tourist route.
During the summer, when the roof is pulled back and the terrace is open, it is a beautiful spot to watch the sunset behind Petrin Hill and watch the boats pass by. It offers international cuisine with a heavy Italian feel and amazing pizzas.
9. The Grotto, Krabi, Thailand
Also known as Cave Dining, the restaurant is situated in a limestone cave on the Phranang Beach. The romantic restaurant is part of luxurious Rayavadee resort, but is open for everyone, who would like to enjoy fresh delicious food and impressive environment.
Restaurant’s specialty is a seafood barbecue, that is being prepared on a several special nights every week. At other times it serves light snacks and great desserts, that are being served in this gorgeous place, where you can feel soft sand under your feet and admire a beautiful view to the sea. It is a nice place to dine at any time of the day.
10. Ithaa Undersea Restaurant, Rangali Island, Maldives
Located five meters below the surface of the Indian Ocean, Conrad Maldives Rangali Island’s globally applauded restaurant Ithaa is the world’s first undersea restaurant, which offers 180° panoramic views of the vibrant coral gardens surrounding it.