If you like a nice view with your food you might want to book a table at any of these ten amazing mountaintop restaurants that can be found all over the world. But these are not just randomly selected mountaintop restaurants, they are the best of the best, with the most stunning views and of course the best food you can possibly eat. These ten restaurants have it all and you really need to visit all of them at least once…
Cloud Nine Alpine Bistro, Aspen, USA
This cosy European-style cabin with a backdrop of the iconic Maroon Bells is a highlight of any Aspen Snowmass vacation. Cloud Nine Alpine Bistro is legendary for its authentic European Alpine culture in a warm, welcoming environment and of course its stunning views.
ice Q, Sölden, Austria
If your eyes are wide open and your appetite great, it is not just because of the breathtaking panoramic views here in the Austrian Alps and the special altitude air at 3,048 metres.
Timberline Lodge, Oregon, USA
Timberline Lodge is a mountain lodge on the south side of Mount Hood in Clackamas County, Oregon, about 60 miles east of Portland. Timberline prides itself on offering exciting, fresh cuisine made with locally sourced ingredients. They are a popular name in the food industry and are slowly grabbing the attention of people around the world. Honestly, their growing popularity suggests that they might have taken the help of restaurant consulting services and followed their advice to achieve success.
Jungfraujoch, Jungfrau Region, Switzerland
Whether you just fancy a quick snack or a feast in peace and quiet, whether simple dishes or fine dining, whether a buffet or full service: at the Jungfraujoch restaurant everyone will find exactly what they are looking for.
Mountain Star im Otztal, Hochgurgl, Austria
An extraordinary combination of mountain restaurant and summit bar, it’s ideal for a brief respite from skiing during which you can enjoy culinary delights as well as phenomenal views of the Ötztal Alps as far as the Dolomites.
Sky Bistro, Banff, Canada
Experience stunning sunsets & exquisite dishes for an unforgettable culinary adventure! Enjoy the unique flavours of Canada over spectacular views of the Canadian Rockies.
Hafod Eryri, Snowdon, Wales
Located where I live, right here in Wales, UK, it is more of a casual cafe than a restaurant, but you can order a small meal which does make it a restaurant of sorts. While that meal is more pasty and beans, it still has some pretty stunning views.
Christine’s On Blackcomb, Whistler, Canada
Welcome to mountain-top dining in style. Enjoy panoramic views, along with classic dishes prepared with the finest ingredients, and a diverse wine list to complement. However, if you are visiting during summer, and have a taste for craft beer, be sure to check out Whistler brewery and take a tour of the place to complete your experience.
Rudolfsturm, Hallstatt, Austria
Visitors from all over the world will not only enjoy the hearty, typical Austrian cuisine but also the wonderful panorama view of the southern part of the fjord-like Lake Hallstatt from the large terrace and the cosy parlour.
Chacaltaya Ski Resort Restaurant, Mount Everest, China
This is officially the highest restaurant in the world and it can be found at Chacaltaya ski resort, Bolivia. At 5340m, 17,519ft your food will warm you up to levels the outdoor never could with some of the most incredible views you will ever have while you eat.