10 Amazing Restaurants With the Best Views in France
The country’s most exceptional panoramas combine with exquisite cuisine to bring you a fine dining experience like no other.
Urban skylines and deep blue horizons, rolling valleys and historic towns ... The beauty of France lies in the sheer number and diversity of its breathtaking landscapes, from which spring the bounty of ingredients that go into the country’s world-renowned cuisine. Picture-perfect surroundings and flavourful delights come together in these French restaurants with a view to bring you a gourmet dining experience to remember.
Iconic Urban Vistas
For panoramic views of Paris and the Eiffel Tower, book a table on Pedzouille La Grange’s verdant rooftop. For a more historic backdrop, book a table en terrasse at Le Carré Bistromanie, where unbeatable views of Marseille’s Old Port await. The menu features French bistro classics prepared with a creative twist, and served against a tableau of elegant yachts, chatty seagulls and lapping waves.
A Touch of Rustic Charm
You don’t have to be a golfer to appreciate the magnificent views and friendly atmosphere of Ô Deux Sens in Ardon. Talented chefs prepare modern brasserie fare from scratch, for you to enjoy as you gaze out over the 18th hole.
From the Atlantic Coast …
Holistic wellness starts with a balanced diet, and uplifting views are sure to enhance its benefits. At La Presqu’île in Quiberon, you can dine on refined Breton cuisine with invigorating views of the Atlantic. Further down the coast in La Baule, Le Ruban Bleu overlooks one of the longest stretches of golden sandy beach in France. It is the ideal spot to savour seafood while watching the ballet of kiteboards gliding atop the waves. Still further south, in between the dense forest and fine sand of Oléron Island, lies IØDE, an authentic seafood restaurant where diners are serenaded by the sea lapping upon the shore within a few steps of their table.
… to the Mediterranean Sea
If France’s other coast is calling your name, you will find similarly spectacular panoramas at Les Terrasses du Syracuse. This gleaming white terrace juxtaposes sweeping sea views with the crystalline glitter of the swimming pool at its heart, and serves mouthwatering Mediterranean fare to match. In between sightseeing excursions in Cannes, head to the Beach Restaurant, where you can enjoy a leisurely lunch with your toes in the soft sand. Nobu Fairmont Monte Carlo serves Chef Matsuhisa’s iconic fusion of Japanese and South American cuisine against a backdrop of gleaming superyachts at anchor; while Corsica’s La Carte Postale tantalises with all the sun-drenched flavours of the Mediterranean on an elevated terrace with picture-postcard coastal vistas.
O Deux Sens
OrlÉans Ardon 45160, France
Rating: 4.4 stars out of 5, based on 171 reviews
Its lush, green setting and modern cuisine make Ô Deux Sens a choice destination for French cuisine in Ardon, on the edge of central Sologne. Great ingredients, usually local, and a convivial atmosphere await, whether you're visiting for a sophisticated meal or some exquisite cocktails.
Our menu reflects our chef's origins in La Vendée on the western coast of France, and his love of products sourced from the sea. With scallop ravioli, salmon steak and roasted sea bream fillet, lovers of quality fish and seafood will be over the moon! Are we making your mouth water? If so, take a seat at Le Ruban Bleu and get ready for a real treat!
La Carte Postale's decor is quite simply unique! From the dining room to the terrace facing the sea, we provide the ideal setting to enjoy a cocktail, lunch with friends, or a special dinner at sunset. Savour fresh Mediterranean flavours with a Corsican twist.
Relish gastronomic cuisine inspired by Provençal and Mediterranean flavours as you admire views of the Vieux-Port from our rooftop terrace. Enjoy sun-kissed vegetables and freshly caught seafood against a backdrop of Marseille's blue skies.
The Trois Dômes' menu is inspired from modern recipes and seasonned with lyonnais touches. The Chef personnalises them giving them taste, generosity and quality, three ingredients essential to a good dish. Friendliness is also on the menu with dishes or finger food to share.
You'll find a real haven of peace at Le Club, 30 minutes' drive from Bordeaux. Enjoy serene views of the golf course fairways as you tuck into south-western specialities in our light-flooded restaurant or out on the terrace. Accompany your dishes with a glass of wine from our cellar, which exclusively offers grands crus Médocs.
Open the door of Toulouse's PIMELO for a taste of exoticism and a distinctive design. Décor in vibrant colours, 1980s music and a poolside terrace... Here everything is bright and inviting, right down to the cuisine. On our menu you'll find healthy Californian-inspired food full of goodness and vitamins.
As you take in the unparalleled Mediterranean view, discover a cuisine with Mediterranean accents and the perfection of international classics. Gourmet breaks, sports events and a place for all of Monaco to gather... It's the local hotspot par excellence.
Located on the site of the Corderie Royale in Rochefort, our restaurant invites you to discover our peaceful setting. Relax on the terrace and breathe in fresh air from the Charente, or admire the pastoral panorama through the dining room's glass walls. The bistronomic cuisine, revealing the region's treasures, is sure to thrill your tastebuds.
(*) Average meal price calculated on the basis of starter and main course or main course and dessert, excluding drinks, menu and promotional offers. The average price is an estimate only, calculated according to the prices provided by the restaurant. Depending on the country, the average price may or may not include all taxes.
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