Fine-dining atop Mount Alyeska in southern Alaska with a four-course prix fixe menu featuring dishes like scallop bisque and Alaska salmon, offering sweeping panoramas of surrounding peaks and icy waters.
Alaska: Seven Glaciers, Girdwood
Nestled in the Grand Canyon, El Tovar Dining Room in Grand Canyon Village provides dramatic vistas and a menu featuring steak and unique options like oven-roasted duck with wild rice and honey-bourbon chili glaze.
Arizona: El Tovar Dining Room, Grand Canyon Village
Housed in a restored Gothic Revival-style church, Preacher's Son in northwestern Arkansas features impressive architecture and offers imaginative dishes like chickpea curry with Thai coconut broth.
Arkansas Preacher's Son, Bentonville
A world-renowned fine-dining establishment in Yountville, The French Laundry, led by chef Thomas Keller, carries three Michelin stars and is known for executing classic French cuisine to the highest standards.
California The French Laundry, Yountville
The cheerful pizza parlor in Mystic, known as the setting for the film "Mystic Pizza," offers imaginative pizzas like the 'moussaka' pizza and nostalgic photos of the cast for film fans.
Connecticut: Mystic Pizza, Mystic
Once a blacksmith shop, Krazy Kat's is a quirky restaurant with cat-themed decor, including tongue-in-cheek portraits of sharply dressed kitties, leopard print chairs, and a menu featuring classic high-end entrées.
Delaware: Krazy Kat's, Montchanin
A kitschy Colorado restaurant with a Barbie-pink castle-like facade, glittering palm trees, boldly patterned interiors, and a live diving show. The menu features Mexican-style delights.
Colorado: Casa Bonita, Lakewood