7 of the Most Outstanding Restaurants in the World

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In the modern world, it is not at all easy to surprise tourists and travelers with delicious food only. In a world where people travel for new experiences, restaurants and cafes must lure new customers with an interesting concept, presentation, and service. So, read on as explore 7 of the most unusual restaurants around the globe, for which you will want to go to the ends of the world to see!


7 of the Most Unusual Restaurants in the World


Al Mahara, UAE

Dubai knows what a luxury vacation is. People come to Dubai to experience all the luxury of this emirate. This city is famous for the fact that here everyone can use sports car rental Dubai and get anywhere in the city as if you were a celebrity. This is a great way to get to one of the most unusual restaurants with a unique concept.

The Burj Al Arab hotel has one of the most unusual restaurants in the world located in a huge aquarium filled with majestic underwater inhabitants.

Professional chefs from all over the world prepare the most exclusive delicacies while you enjoy the underwater life.

most unusual restaurants in the world Burj Al Arab Al Mahara (Photo Courtesy of Jumeirah)
Burj Al Arab Al Mahara (Photo Courtesy of Jumeirah)

Icehotel, Finland

While dinner at the Icehotel is served in a chic warm restaurant atmosphere filled with exquisite smells, the ice experience is still in full effect at the castle made of snow and ice blocks.

Before or after dinner a visit to the iconic Icebar is a must! As here at the entrance, the doormen will not ask you if they can take your coat, but rather ensure you have enough warm layers on. A key for enjoying the experience as the temperature does not rise to more than -6 °C. The chilly atmosphere will allow you to enjoy fascinating dishes in a new way. As this restaurant is in one of the tourist areas, we suggest booking a table in advance.

most unusual restaurants in the world ICEBAR BY ICEHOTEL Jukkasjärvi, 2017. Design Jens Thoms Ivarsson, Elin Julin, Kalle Ekeroth and Håkan Jutblad (Photo Asaf Kliger. © ICEHOTEL www.icehotel.com)
ICEBAR BY ICEHOTEL Jukkasjärvi, 2017. Design Jens Thoms Ivarsson, Elin Julin, Kalle Ekeroth and Håkan Jutblad (Photo Asaf Kliger. © ICEHOTEL)

O. Noir Restaurant, Canada

It has been scientifically proven that when a person loses sight, all of his other senses become incredibly sharpened and more sensitive.

The owners of O. Noir Restaurant & Bar in Canada decided to give ordinary people a fresh look at their meal with a unique concept. Entering either their Montreal or Toronto locations, you directly find yourself in the world of darkness. At the entrance, you can make an order, and then plunge into complete blackness. Don’t forget to turn off your gadgets so that nothing distracts you from having an unusual experience.

A little tip! Do not rush to put on your most expensive and sophisticated outfits, because there is a chance that food may end up on your lap.


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Ristorante Grotta Palazzese, Italy

Have you ever had a meal in a cave overlooking the Adriatic Sea? If not, be sure to include this unique restaurant in your trip.

At an altitude of more than 20 meters, you will have the opportunity to enjoy the beauty of the local view and enjoy the most delicious dishes. Looking at the raging waves in complete safety will allow you to feel at one with nature, and will also allow you to understand that nature lives by its own laws.

When organizing your trip, keep in mind that you can only dine in this place during a warm period.

View of Ristorante Grotta Palazzese (Photo by Kloepper foto design, Courtesy of Grotta Palazzese)
View of Ristorante Grotta Palazzese (Photo by Iris Kloepper, Courtesy of Grotta Palazzese)

Piz Gloria, Switzerland

Rejoice, James Bond movie fans! You have a whole restaurant at your disposal, where each part is dedicated to a film series. Such an unusual concept is due to the fact that it was here that the main scenes from the films about Agent 007 were filmed.

In addition to the thematic atmosphere, you can visit an interactive exhibition.

The institution is located in a ski resort in one of the mountains of Switzerland. You can only get here by cable car, and after a meal, be sure to go skiing and feel like the hero of a Bond movie.

unique concept restaurants james bond 007 Schilthorn Piz Gloria (Photo by Marco Zurschmiede)
Schilthorn Piz Gloria (Photo by Marco Zurschmiede)

Redwoods Treehouse, New Zealand

Who doesn’t want to dine in a treehouse?! While this unique concept restaurant is only open for private events, its location on a perennial sequoia tree, at a height of 10 meters, will surprise you with its atmosphere of unity with nature. Here you can taste exquisite catered dishes and enjoy New Zealand wines while celebrating in a truly unique environment!

unique concept restaurants Redwoods Treehouse restaurant (Photo by Lionel Tan Photography)
Redwoods Treehouse (Photo by Lionel Tan Photography)

Fangweng Restaurant, China

The enterprising Chinese have decided to surprise their guests with an exciting adventure on their way to a luxury restaurant. In order to get to the place, you need to go over a narrow bridge hanging over hundreds of meters above the abyss.

Once you reach the restaurant, you can choose two locations. For fans of extreme sports, tables are prepared right next to the rock ledge, and calm travelers can enjoy their dinner in the rock cave.

We hope these unusual and truly outstanding restaurants from around the world inspire your travel and dining experience dreams!


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