Eating is one of our basic needs but it is also one of our favorite things to do. If you can have dinner in an unique place, that will be an experience you will save for the rest of your life. From high in the sky to under the sea, here you can find 10 unique restaurants with amazing surroundings that are a feast for the eyes. You should also pay attention to the amazing and creative dining tables of these restaurants.
UNDER THE SEA
ITHAA RESTAURANT, MALDIVES
Located 16 feet (4.87m) below sea level, Ithaa restaurant offers unparalleled 180° views of sea life while you dine. This unique restaurant is part of the Conrad Maldives Rangali Island resort and is truly one of the most interesting dining experiences in the world.
DINNER IN THE SKY
LOCATIONS AROUND THE WORLD
Dinner in the Sky is hosted at a table suspended at a height of 50 m by a team of professionals and can be installed anywhere in the world. It is available for a session of 8 hours and can accommodate up to 22 people around the table at every session with three staff in the middle (chef, waiter, entertainer).
RESTAURANT ON A ROCK
THE ROCK, ZANZIBAR, TANZANIA
This unique restaurant is called The Rock and it is located on the south-east of Zanzibar island on the Michamwi Pingwe peninsula – about 45 minutes from Stone Town. This rock is not far from shore and patrons can reach the restaurant by foot during low tide or by boat at high tide, which is offered by this peculiar and unique restaurant.
WET FEET AND WATERFALLS
LABASSIN WATERFALL RESTAURANT, PHILIPPINES
This beautiful and natural place is located at the Villa Escudero Plantations and Resort in the Philippines. The restaurant is called Labassin Waterfall and it’s only open for lunch. In this unique restaurant, you can fine from a buffet-style menu and the dining tables are made with bamboo.
SURROUNDED BY SNOW
SNOWRESTAURANT, KEMI, FILAND
This unique restaurant is located at the LumiLinna Snowcastle in Kemi, Finland. The SnowRestaurant has to be rebuilt annually and it opens only usually in the end of January. Here you can have both lunch and dinner but be prepared for a cold experience, as the temperature inside is always around -5 degrees Celsius. The dining tables are made with ice.
INSIDE A CAVE OVERLOOKING THE WATER
GROTTA PALAZZESE – POLIGNANO A MARE, ITALY
This unique restaurant is located in the town of Polignano a Mare in southern Italy. The Grotta Palazzese opens only during the summer months and it is located inside a vaulted limestone cave, looking outwards the sea.
SURROUNDED BY MOUNTAINS
BERGGASTHAUS AESCHER – WASSERAUEN, SWITZERLAND
The Berggasthaus Aescher is only open from the 1st of May until the 31st of October (annually). This is the perfect time to have an amazing dinner at this unique restaurant, which is located 1454 m (4770 ft) above sea level. The cliff side restaurant rewards hikers with remarkable views of the surrounding Alpstein area in Wasserauen, Switzerland. However, there is also a cable car that can take you back to the valley.
OPEN AIR ROOFTOP DINING
SIROCCO, LEBUA HOTEL, BANGKOK, THAILAND
This unique restaurant is located on the 63rd floor of the Lebua Hotel in Bangkok, Thailand. The Sirocco restaurant has received an award as one of the best open air rooftop restaurants in the world. Patrons are graced with incredible views of the bustling city below as they dine on authentic Mediterranean fare.
TREE-TOP DINING WITH ZIP-LINE SERVICE
TREEPOD, SONEVA KIRI, KOH KOOD, BANGKOK
In this unique restaurant, the guests are seated in a bamboo pod in the Koh Kood’s ancient rain forest. Here you can be amazed by the astonishing natural view, while your food is served by the zip-line acrobatics of your personal waiter.
WORLD’S HIGHEST RESTAURANT
AT.MOSPHERE, BRJ KHALIFA, DUBAI
Finally, we present you the Guinness World Record for the highest restaurant from ground level in the entire world. This unique restaurant is over 1,030 meters tall on the 122nd level of the world’s tallest building. If you don’t have vertigo, you will have an amazing dining experience at the At.mosphere.