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Big Bend National Park, Texas
Get immersed in the stunning beauty of the Chisos Mountains.
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This casual eatery may appear unassuming at first glance. However, don’t be fooled by the decor; the real star of Chisos Mountains Lodge Restaurant is the phenomenal view.
Through a wall of floor-to-ceiling windows, visitors are immersed in the stunning beauty of the Chisos Mountains.
Arrive around sunset for an unforgettable display of nature’s beauty.
Las Vegas, Nevada
More than 800 feet above the Las Vegas Strip,
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Top of the World offers unrivaled views of the city and a spectacular dining experience.
With a dining room that revolves 360 degrees every 80 minutes, it’s quite literally impossible to have a bad seat.
An incredible dining experience complemented by scenic beauty
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BALEEN Naples offers a spectacular beachside setting for diners.
Located within the LaPlaya Beach & Golf Resort, BALEEN Naples is a top spot for both tourists and locals.
Aside from traditional table settings, the restaurant also includes a few tables directly on the sand as well as beach fire pits — the perfect spot for your after-dinner cocktail.
Overlooking Sedona’s famous red rocks
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If the weather allows, ask to be seated in the enclosed patio, where you’ll have an unobstructed view of the distant orange-hued rock wall.
Jekyll Island, Georgia
Incredible mix of fascinating history, delicious local fare, and magnificent water views.
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Writer Kathleen Walls explains, “The casual restaurant is on the pier where once visitors to the Island’s exclusive club checked in. It was the only way onto the island. Wealthy members arrived either by their own yachts or by train and were then taken to the island on the 100-foot steamer The Jekyll Island.“
Indulge in panoramic skyline and shoreline views high above the city of Chicago
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Located atop the former John Hancock Center, visitors take a specially marked elevator to go directly to the restaurant.
Upon arriving in the restaurant, diners are treated to an amazing view of northern, eastern, and southern Chicago.
A charming waterfront restaurant, offering diners unobstructed views
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Floating out over the bay, the restaurant has been family owned since 1969 and is a popular destination with locals and tourists.
Offers diners both a magnificent view of the Seattle city skyline and an award-winning menu.
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Established in 1980, Salty’s is a James Beard Smart Catch Restaurant and is family owned and operated.
Brooklyn, New York
Exudes romance with its breathtaking NYC skyline views.
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Located riverside under the Brooklyn Bridge!
The atmosphere is further enhanced by gorgeous flower arrangements and live piano music.