Take in the food and the views at these standout restaurants across the West.

Courtesy of Serẽa Coastal Cuisine

Experiential dining spaces and over-the-top tasting menus are en vogue. We don’t just want to share food with our friends; we want to commune with strangers amid a dining experience that ignites all of our senses. Here are some favorites.

Grandmaster Recorders 

Wonho Frank Lee

A former recording studio is brimming with new life as a rooftop bar and restaurant that serves up Italian- and Australian-inspired fare, plus late-night deejays. 

Red Salt at Koʻa Kea Resort on Poipu Beach

Meritage Collection

Sidle up to Kauai’s Po’ipu Beach for a Hawaiian meal of sashimi, nigiri, and sake with romantic coastline views to match.

Salish Lodge & Spa

Courtesy of Salish Lodge & Spa

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You’ll have a front-row seat to the cascading waters of Snoqualmie Falls at this Washington property with an award-winning restaurant. A newly added cocktail lounge and hot tub both feature epic overlooks. 


Courtesy of Serẽa Coastal Cuisine

Hotel del Coronado is known for its iconic views of San Diego, and its restaurant is no exception. Fresh-catch coastal cuisine is the name of the game, alongside handcrafted cocktails and local beers. 

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