August 15, 2022

Restaurants With A View

Whether it’s to impress a date, a special occasion, or even a fun night out to catch up with friends, restaurants with a view are always the vibe. Today we are sharing some of our favorite recs where you can dine with a view!

1. Peak Restaurant & BarPL

30 Hudson Yards 101st floor, New York, NY 10001

Rec by: @winebywei

Peak Restaurant & Bar is a sleek restaurant with a cocktail bar, private dining room and an event space located in the Hudson Yards area. Our wine pairing expert, @winebywei shares, “When I think of beautiful and scenic, I usually worry about the food and wine. This is not the case at this gorgeous restaurant.” This spot has a dramatic modern design, an impressive view of the city, and overall a fancy ambiance. Their American menu features dishes inspired by the diverse cuisines of New York City and is divided into three categories; Land, Sea, and Garden.

2. Blend on the Water

45-40 Center Blvd, Queens, NY 11109

Rec by: @licfoodie

Blend On The Water is a modern Latin fusion restaurant, inspired and focusing on cuisines coming from all Latin countries. You’ll find everything from tasty arepas to filet mignon. This spot is located in Long Island City and is right next to the water, providing breathtaking views of the East River and Manhattan. Our Long Island City expert, @licfoodie, says this place can get pretty full so try to make a reservation ahead of time.

3. Celestine

1 John St, Brooklyn, NY 11201

Rec by: @atablefortwo

Celestine is a Mediterranean-influenced restaurant and events venue on the DUMBO waterfront in Brooklyn. Since it is located under the Manhattan Bridge, you are sure to get some amazing views of the bridge and the downtown city skyline. Our food enthusiasts @atablefortwo says, “it’s the perfect ambiance – loud enough to be lively but quiet enough to have private conversations,” making it perfect for date spots or special occasions.

4. Panorama Room

22 N Loop Rd, New York, NY 10044

Rec by: @atablefortwo

Panorama Room is an aesthetically pleasing rooftop bar located in Roosevelt Island. Not only is this place filled with elevated chic vibes, it also offers some of the best views of the Manhattan skyline. They have a wide selection of cocktails, wines, ciders and beers. Our food enthusiasts @tablefortwo say, “the drinks vary in profiles so be sure to ask the server for recs based on your flavor profile.” This is a perfect spot to catch up with friends or to impress a date. There is a dress code so make sure to dress to impress and get some Instagram-worthy photos!

5. American Brass

2-01 50th Ave, Queens, NY 11101

Rec by: @licfoodie

American Brass is a waterfront restaurant with an eclectic menu highlighting local cuisines served in a relaxed, upscale atmosphere. Our Long Island City expert @licfoodie recommends “check out the waterfront just across the street for a great view of the city before or after dining out.” If you’re looking for aesthetics, drinks and views, this is the place to go to!

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