A lot of hotel restaurants treat guests as captive audiences, providing below-average food at high prices. But some of the top restaurants in the country are housed in hotels, and one even lets you view Picasso paintings while you dine. Enjoy fine food at the Top 10 U.S. Hotel Restaurants.
Rosewood Mansion on Turtle Creek
The Mansion Restaurant at Rosewood Mansion on Turtle Creek
Dallas's grande dame of dining prevails in fine style. The beloved restaurant at Rosewood Mansion on Turtle Creek gracefully preserves its historic roots while embracing the future.
At this temple of gastronomy (and veritable Picasso museum) in the Bellagio in Las Vegas, Julian Serrano and his solid team deliver a culinary extravaganza. Select tables also offer views of the Bellagio's fountains, topping off the exquisite, romantic setting.
Meadowood Napa Valley
The Restaurant at Meadowood
Chef Christopher Kostow's intention is to surprise, disarm and delight diners throughout a meal at The Restaurant at Meadowood. Even dishes with seemingly modest ingredients are complex and unforgettable delicacies.
Montage Laguna Beach
The word "studio" may bring to mind an artist's workshop filled with painted canvases in various states of progress, but this Studio presents the polished culinary creations of executive chef Craig Strong. The Montage Laguna Beach built the restaurant as a small Craftsman-style house atop a gorgeous bluff with enviable panoramic views.
The Willows Inn
The Willows Inn
Chef Blaine Wetzel, an alumnus of Copenhagen's Noma, presides over the dining room at The Willows Inn, located two hours north of Seattle on remote Lummi Island. Inventive combinations, unconventional flavors, unexpected textures, vivid colors and out-of-the-box platings make for an innovative meal.
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