Memorable Views

Dallas' Cedars Neighborhood Is Home to Great Food and Drink—And the Police

One doesn’t usually consider fun synonymous with the police department. But in the Cedars neighborhood of Dallas, a small set of streets just south of downtown, people fill businesses and offices during...

Russian House #1 in Jenner

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 2 years ago

A year ago during Christmas week, I ended a day on the Sonoma Coast with a vist to Russian House #1 in Jenner. On the Russian River, the restaurant features a daily buffet of mostly vegetarian ...

Abiquiú: Ghost Ranch, Bodes General Store, Flourchild's Bakery, Dar al Islam Mosque

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 2 years ago

Following breakfast in La Espanola https://www.chowhound.com/post/breakfast-la-cocina-espanola-mexico-1086923, I hurried toward Abiquiú and Ghost Ranch.

Great Hudson views at 3 Westerly, Ossining...

by gutreactions 1 year ago

Stopped off in the revitalized Harbor Square section of Ossining late one afternoon and got a table at 3 Westerly Bar & Grill. The multi-tiered contemporary dining rooms were only partially in use ...

The Bistro at Auberge du Soleil in Rutherford re-opens May 30

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 1 year ago

Napa County was approved to move into Stage 2 on the California roadmap for easing restrictions during Covid-19. Restaurants were allowed to resume dine-in services subject to operating guidelines ...

Rustic @ Francis Ford Coppola Winery | Geyserville - Sonoma County

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 5 years ago

Lured in by the 20% discount offer for June, this week I had lunch at Rustic, the restaurant at Francis Ford Coppola Winery. https://www.facebook.com/CoppolaWine/posts/10154316085098466

Museum Hill Cafe | Santa Fe, NM

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 2 years ago

From breakfast at Cafe Fina https://www.chowhound.com/post/cafe-fina-santa-fe-nm-1085917, I drove to Museum Hill http://museumhill.net/ to explore multiple museums with my New Mexico Culture Pass h...

Parisian Birthday Brunch

by Donna718 2 years ago

Celebrating Mom's 85th birthday in Paris with the family. I'm looking for a very nice restaurant for brunch on a Sunday in October that should include lots of champagne! :) All Arr.'s considered...

Lunch With a View?

by davidcotyalex 2 years ago

Thinking about doing a special lunch and splurging at a nice place with a view of the Eiffel Tower. Was looking at Girafe but sensing a lot of noise. Other ideas? Can we show up casually dressed...

Lunch at Abalonetti (Monterey)

by curiousgeo 2 years ago

Based on a post by Melanie quite some time ago, my wife and I found ourselves near the tourist wharf around lunchtime. I remembered what she said about the locals menu there so we decided to give ...

Big Sur River Inn Coffee Bar, General Store & Restaurant

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 3 years ago

Last spring before the Pfeiffer Bridge re-opened, I headed toward Big Sur River Inn for lunch. At the time, the restaurant was only supporting lunch service. Other options were available for take-out.

Bar Bura at Cuatro Cuatros | Ensenada

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 3 years ago

Watching the sunset at Bar Bura at Cuatro Cuatros in the height of summer was one of the highlights of my visits to Ensenada. The enjoyment was as much about the journey as the finale. When you...

Looking for a Maui Recommendation

by rog2867 3 years ago

I have read a lot of the info here but none really answers my question. I need the Best Maui Restaurant with Great View preferable outside seating and has many non fish entrees. Looking to have o...

Olde Port Inn | Avila Beach - SLOCo

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 3 years ago

Fueled only by carbs and sweets in the morning, soon I was feeling peckish for some real food and protein on my Presidents Day drive home. I pulled into Avila Beach and headed toward Port San Luis ...

Hole in the wall restaurant on Bayou near New Orleans/Slidell

by bkb0016 4 years ago

I'm looking for a restaurant that either has views of the Bayou or is on the Bayou near New Orleans or Slidell, LA. Not anywhere like Palmettos on the Bayou - something authentic that probably does...

Lunch stop halfway between San Diego and Santa Barbara

by mndib 4 years ago

Hi Everyone! I would really appreciate any suggestions you all might have for a nice place to have lunch on the way from San Diego to Santa Barbara that are dog friendly and if they have a view,...

"Vineland Estate Winery Restaurant" - Overdue Re-Visit; Quick Review

Charles Yu
by Charles Yu 4 years ago

With an out-of-town friend from the Prairies visiting me, I decided to take him out to the Niagara wine country for a slightly different and unique themed luncheon. Expecting this long time, wel...

15th Birthday Manhattan Rooftop Restaurant Ideas

by lucyeb 4 years ago

Hi, I am taking 8 girls into Manhattan for my 15th birthday. I want to go to a rooftop restaurant (or another oudoor restaurant with a view). Not looking to spend a ton of money. Had thoughts of go...

A room with a view

by djtrouten 5 years ago

In the old days, my wife and I might go to St. Paul's "Carousel" restaurant for a special occasion meal. This revolving restaurant on the top floor of what was then the Radisson offered a great vie...

Singapore - Catalunya, Solid Catalan Food with Superb Views

by Julian Teoh 9 years ago

We need to get something straight. Despite the fact that Catalunya's chef Alain Devahive Tolosa and manager Pol Perello have both spend over a decade at El Bulli, this is not an El Bulli clone. T...

Outdoor dining - view of water Monmouth County

by Barbarella 5 years ago

Looking for a resto located on beach or river with a water view central Monmouth County, possibly located close to Belmar. seafood would be a priority