The next time you go on an exotic holiday vacation, try to include at least one of these restaurants into schedule. You won’t regret it!
Le Panoramic in Chamonix-Mont Blanc, France
This restaurant offers the best view of the highest peaks in the Alps, and you can only reach it by cable car. The view is fantastic and the meal is terrific, and it’s a truly spectacular experience.
Grotta Palazzese in Puglia, Italy
The view is incredible, as you’re actually dining in a cave right beside the Adriatic Sea. Enjoy Italian fish and seafood recipes here and you’ll find that an amazing view can be a fine meal taste divine.
The Rock in Zanzibar, Tanzania
This restaurant is literally on a small rock in the middle of the Indian Ocean. The view is fantastic from any of the 12 tables. It was actually a fishing spot before it became a restaurant!
La Escondida in Ocoyoacac, Mexico
The next time you’re in Mexico, look for this secret Eden 23 miles along the Mexico-Toluca highway. The specialty here is traditional Mexican food, but there’s really a lot of international variety offered.
Fangweng in Yichang, China
The restaurant is located near cliffs and with terrific views of the Yangtze River. The place serves local food, and it’s a great way to enjoy the exotic appeal of non-commercial China.
Ali Barbour’s Cave Restaurant in Diani Beach, Kenya
The cave is about 150,000 years old (give or take 30,000 years). But 30 years ago it because a restaurant. The roof holes were preserved so that you can dine with the stars visible in the sky. It offers an international menu with a focus on seafood.
Kiz Kulesi in Istanbul, Turkey
This is the legendary and mysterious Istanbul monument known as the Maiden’s Tower. It’s now a museum as well as a restaurant with remarkable views of the Bosporus.
Le Jules Verne in Paris, France
This is inside the Eiffel Tower, so you can’t beat that when it comes to romantic Parisian restaurants. It also offers a highly regarded team of chefs that offer first class modern French cuisine.
Äscher in Wasserauen, Switzerland
Part of its appeal is that this isn’t an easy place to reach. Getting there requires a cable car plus a short trek through caves. Yet the view here is amazing, and the meal matches the adventurous spirit of the restaurant.
Duck & Waffle in London, United Kingdom
This is located at the 40th floor of its CBD building, and it’s the highest restaurant in the city. It serves traditional English fare 24 hours a day.
Ithaa Undersea Restaurant on Rangali Island, the Maldives
This is literally under the sea, as it is 5 meters below the water surface. Have a great view of the marine life, and the menu includes caviar and the other luxuries of European cuisine.
Unkai Terrace in Tokachi, Japan
Unkai is the “Sea of Clouds” in Japan, and this terrace offers the best views at its 1,088-meter elevation. Unkai happens in the mornings, so you can enjoy it with breakfast. Of course, the view remains delightful regardless of the time of day.
Piz Gloria in Mürren, Switzerland
This was a restaurant that was featured in the 1969 James Bond movie On Her Majesty’s Secret Service, and now it also includes a museum dedicated to agent 007. The restaurant even revolves 360 degrees, so you get all the views wherever you may be sitting.
The Jane in Antwerp, Belgium
A pair of chefs converted the chapel of a military hospital in 21011, and it became The Jane. The new avant-garde look is fabulous and has won awards, and with the chapel vibe and the haute cuisine the overall experience is truly exotic.
The Grotto in Krabi, Thailand
The Grotto is situated in a rock formation so close to the sea that you’ll have sand under your feet. It’s truly a romantic spot, with Thai and international cuisine.
El Farallon in Cabo San Lucas, Mexico
You have spectacular views of the Pacific Ocean accompanying your fresh seafood with traditional Mexican seasoning. This is the Cabo San Lucas spot that will show you the best sunset you will ever behold, and that in itself is enough reason to visit here.
Try to include one of these restaurants in your holiday journey. The combination of exotic locales and adventurous cuisine will provide you with great memories for many years to come!