Restaurants With A View In New York City, USA

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From New York-style cheesecake, pizza, bagels and even the Manhattan Clam Chowder, New York is famous for its 24-hour food culture. You can get anything that your heart and stomach desire. As such, New York is teeming with dining options from luxurious franchises to smaller family run establishments in residential streets. If you’re facing the problem of wanting to eat incredible food but are not sure where to book, then let us help you out. We’ve gone that extra step to find, not only the best food but also restaurants with the best views. Now you can fill your stomach with a scrumptious meal while your eyes enjoy the spectacular views. So check out, below, our list of restaurants with an Insta-worthy view in New York City.

1. Riverpark

Riverpark. East 29th Street. NYC.
Source: Photo by Flickr user Carl Mikoy used under CC BY 2.0

With views over the pretty East River, the modern American menus of Riverpark have been satisfying peoples’ hunger since it opened its doors. We love the farm to table approach, much of the produce comes directly from the Riverpark Farm and the menus change to match the seasons. This waterfront gem is perfect for a New York City brunch date.


Address: 450 E 29th St, New York City, NY 10016-8367

Average price for two: USD 80

Website: Riverpark

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2. Asiate

Asiate : restroom
Source: Photo by Flickr user petter palander used under CC BY 2.0

This sophisticated restaurant is an ideal spot for a special occasion. Offered as a fine-dining experience, the innovative menu keeps customers coming back for more. You’ll be able to enjoy panoramic views over the cityscape and the special artistic tree sculpture in the middle of the restaurant. Using the freshest ingredients, Asiate is open for breakfast, lunch and dinner.


Address: 80 Columbus Circle at 60th Street, New York, New York 10023, USA

Average price for two: USD 110

Website: Asiate

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3. Sixty Five @ Rainbow Room

Editor's Note: Photo taken from the establishment's official social account

Located on the 65th floor of 30 Rockefeller Plaza, this popular bar and cocktail lounge is a great place for light snacks and a stunning bird’s-eye view. With 30-mile (48-km) views, your breath will be taken away and as you enjoy traditional American cuisines such as burgers and steaks. Located next door to the Rainbow Room, you can tick off two ‘must do’ spots on your list in one evening.

Sixty Five @ Rockefeller

Address: 30 Rockefeller Plaza, 65th Floor, New York, NY 10112

Average price for two: USD 100

Website: Sixty Five @ Rockefeller

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4. Alma

This rooftop dining experience offers a fantastic twist on traditional Mexican cuisine. The three floors were lovingly handcrafted by the four owners, and the roof decking is the most popular spot. Open for brunch and dinner, the panoramic views can be enjoyed throughout the whole year, thanks to the heating onsite. Get there on a Tuesday, for the best tacos in town.


Address: 187 Columbia St, Brooklyn, NY 11231

Average price for two: USD 50

Website: Alma

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5. Penthouse 808

Atop the Ravel Hotel, this popular dining and dancing spot is an absolute favorite of those in the know. Be sure to taste the exquisite Korean BBQ Skirt Steak, we’re sure that you won’t be disappointed at all. With a relaxed and welcoming atmosphere. the Penthouse 808 is a must-stop on your visit to New YorkCity.

Penthouse 808

Address: 8-08 Queens Plaza S, Long Island City, NY 11101

Average price for two: USD 80

Website: Penthouse 808

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6. BG Restaurant

With sweeping views from the seventh floor, this restaurant features designer interiors and excellent dishes. We’re sure that you’ll join the masses that love the deviled eggs and scones. This restaurant has the perfect vibe, stylish but not pretentious and if you’re unsure of what to order, splash out on the lobster mac and cheese. Enjoy your meals with views of Central Park

BG Restaurant

Address: 754 5th Ave, New York City, NY 10019-2503

Average price for two: USD 80

Website: BG Restaurant

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7. The View Restaurant

Editor's Note: Photo taken from the establishment's official social account

Dinner (with a view) is served.

Posted by The View Restaurant & Lounge on Monday, April 10, 2017

Aptly named the View Restaurant, this rooftop dining experience rotates so that guests can enjoy the full panoramic views. With fresh, seasonal produce, the tasting menus are mouthwatering. A total of 48 floors above the ground, this spot is particularly magical at sunset. If you’re looking for a romantic spot, the View Restaurant gets a big thumbs up from us.

The View Restaurant

Address: 1535 Broadway, 47th and 48th floors, New York

Average price for two: USD 120

Website: The View Restaurant

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8. Perry Street Restaurant

Editor's Note: Photo taken from the establishment's official social account

Thanksgiving Dinner, to go. Serves 6-8 people for pick up...

Posted by Perry St on Tuesday, November 10, 2020

Nestled in New York’s West Village neighborhood, this award-winning restaurant boasts fantastic contemporary dishes such as lobster and fried chicken. With beautiful sunsets to enjoy over the Hudson River, this popular spot brings guests back time and time again for the dining experience. The menu primarily fuses together elements of French, American and Asian ingredients. The elegant surroundings come with a price tag, but we think its worth it.

Perry St

Address: 176 Perry St, New York City, NY 10014-2384

Average price for two: USD 80

Website: Perry St

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9. Kimoto Rooftop Beer Garden

A rare opportunity to enjoy American cuisine through the lens of Asian fusion. This stunning relaxing location takes plenty of inspiration from Japanese design. With over 300 plants and a rock garden, you can unwind while enjoying views of the Statue of Liberty. The rooftop beer garden is the perfect place to enjoy a meal and drinks any day of the week. Kimoto Rooftop Beer Garden has something for everyone.

Kimoto Rooftop Beer Garden

Address: 216 Duffield St, Aloft Hotel, Brooklyn, NY 11201-5303

Average price for two: USD 60

Website: Kimoto Rooftop Beer Garden

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10. Azul at Hotel Hugo

Azul Rooftop Bar
Source: Photo by Wikimedia Commons user Cmplaya used under CC BY-SA 4.0

Enjoy lively Cuban vibes with this fun 360-degree panoramic dining spot above the streets of Lower Manhattan. With live events every week, you can be guaranteed not only great food but also tasty cocktails and plenty of dancing. Located on top of the Hotel Hugo, you can expect to see light and colorful food options such as tacos. Be sure to work your way through the incredible cocktail list too.

Azul at Hotel Hugo

Address: 525 Greenwich St, New York, NY 10013

Average price for two: USD 100

Website: Azul at Hotel Hugo

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Food and a view that is Instagram-worthy

restaurants with view in nyc | food and a view that is instagram-worthy
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Whichever location you choose to dine at, we know that you’ll be able to fill your Instagram feed with not only fantastic food pictures but also views that will make your friends jealous. These restaurants are extremely popular so we recommend booking a table in advance so that you’re not disappointed and end up at a McDonald’s instead. Remember to tag us in your Instagram photos so that we can share your holiday.

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