Monaco’s Finest: 5 Unique Dining Experiences

The picture-perfect Mediterranean coastline on the one side, a scenic mountain backdrop on the other, it’s not a surprise that Monaco (External link) impresses with nothing but the finest panoramic vistas. Throw stylish interiors, world-class food and natural glamour into the mix and you will see why a unique dining experience in Monaco is an absolute must on every traveller’s bucket list:

Le Grill: Located on the 8th floor of the Hôtel de Paris Monte-Carlo (External link) , this cultivated eatery has recently undergone a renovation which has seen it come out even more sparkling than ever before. Not only does it impress with its famous grilled meats but also with its magnificent location, its panoramic view of the Mediterranean. The roof opens entirely, so you can enjoy lunch in the sun and dinner under a starry sky on warm days. https://www.montecarlosbm.com/en/restaurant-monaco/the-grill (External link)

Horizon: This restaurant (External link) , located at the Fairmont Monte-Carlo (External link) , is a 7th heaven with a 360° view over the Principality's legendary Opera House, Prince's Palace, and Casino - against a backdrop of the Riviera and the azure splendour of the Mediterranean. Top tip: Enjoy a gourmet and cosy lunch with the formula "Market 45 the lunch" offering an illimited buffet served at your table with a large choice of seasonal vegetables, meat or fish, fruits and desserts. https://www.fairmont.com/monte-carlo/dining/horizon/ (External link)

Odyssey: A pool area designed by the late Karl Lagerfeld, a restaurant menu created by Joël Robuchon – how does this sound for an unforgettable ‘only in Monaco’ experience? Odyssey is an oasis of relaxation and well-being nestled in the 5-star Hotel Metropole Monte-Carlo (External link) and its appeal goes way beyond the big names it usually gets associated with. The restaurant (External link) offers a menu highlighting the freshness, lightness and quality of the seasonal produce. Meals can be enjoyed by the pool, on the backdrop of a unique Haute-Couture Odyssey mural. https://www.metropole.com/en/spa-montecarlo/piscine-spa (External link)

Tavolo: Located at Monaco’s 3-star boutique hotel Columbus Monte-Carlo (External link) , this restaurant is made extra special with its acclaimed outdoor terrace overlooking the Princess Grace Rose Garden. A new, happening dining experience in Monaco with an excellent à la Carte menu draws on Mediterranean flavours to create delicious dishes crafted from fresh, local and seasonal ingredients. https://www.columbushotels.com/restaurant-monaco/ (External link)

Elsa: Famed the world’s only organic Michelin-starred restaurant, Elsa (External link) has emerged as Monaco’s bio star! A trendy seaside restaurant beautifully located in one of Monaco (External link) ’s most exclusive and intimate 5-star hotels, the Monte-Carlo Beach Hotel (External link) . Executive chef Paolo Sari is renowned for his talent and creativity both of which become obvious when dining at this world-class venue. https://www.montecarlosbm.com/en/restaurant-monaco/elsa (External link)