Seattle has an incredible food scene where you can find anything your heart desires and some of our best restaurants also come with the best views in the city.
When it comes to scenery, we have it all - mountains, skyline, & water! Here is a collection of some of our favorite restaurants and the views they boast:
Ray's Boathouse, located in Ballard, is a fresh seafood restaurant where you can watch the sun set behind the beautiful Olympic Mountain Range.
In Wallingford, check out Westward on Northlake Way and watch boats passing by on Lake Union. Their menu includes Mediterranean seafood and snacks.
You can't talk about food and views in Seattle without mentioning Canlis. This iconic restaurant seems to float above Queen Anne Hill - you won't be disappointed.
Dining at Mbar is a unique experiences that emphasizes their awesome rooftop view. From the glass-walled restaurant you can see everything - the Space Needle, Lake Union, Queen Anne & Capitol Hill.
For the best view of Elliott Bay, look no further than Aqua by El Gaucho on Alaskan Way. Every seat inside or outside has a view and the menu itself is loaded with exception steak & seafood offerings.
Down in South Seattle, the former Rainier Beach service station as been transformed into the Stone House Cafe. Enjoy views of Lake Washington while you feast on their all-day breakfast menu!
A special fusion of Korean/Hawaiian cuisine lives at Marination Ma Kai on Alki Beach. The restaurant is accessible by water taxi and has a grand view of the Seattle skyline.
Finally, a bar perched on top of the historic Smith Tower downtown comes with a 360 degree view of the city and it's surrounding landscape. The Smith Tower Observatory Bar has retained much of the original charm and served barrel aged cocktails, oysters & classic drinks.
What are your favorite views in the city? Are there any restaurants you'd add to this list?