While a restaurant doesn't need to have a view in order to impress, it certainly doesn't hurt...
Check out these 11 restaurants with views that might just steal the show if the food weren't also so delicious!
Located on the 37th floor of Two Liberty Place--500 feet above the city--R2L offers panoramic views of the City of Brotherly Love.
Guests can arrive by boat, kayak, or paddleboard to catch sight of these gorgeous views of Lake Union and the Seattle skyline.
3. El Five
On the fifth floor, El Five offers unobstructed views of the downtown Denver skyline. Their outdoor patio is the perfect place to enjoy the views over a drink.
4. Cafe del Rey
Enjoy a meal at Canoe, nestled along the peaceful banks of the Chattahoochee River, and then take a stroll through the garden pathways before you part.
6. The Modern
Overlooking the sculpture garden at the MoMA, The Modern boasts one of the best art collections around.
7. Nobu Malibu
Ocean views from nearly every seat. Need we say more?
8. North Pond
Situated on the edge of a pond in Lincoln Park, guests can enjoy both the nature of the immediate surroundings and Chicago's dramatic skyline in the background.
Grab a seat at Coqueta's bar and gaze out over the San Francisco Bay.
Head to the rooftop at Tei-An for unparalleled views of the Dallas skyline.
11. Fiola Mare
Enjoy views of the Potomac and the Kennedy Center while dining at Fiola Mare. (Pro tip: this is a perfect spot to enjoy sunset in DC!)