New York has an abundance of gorgeous natural views all across the state AND is well known for its culinary scene, so you won’t be surprised that restaurants have popped up in stunning spots. From waterfront dining along oceans, lakes, and rivers, to waterfalls, to city skyline views, New York State offers memorable dining opportunities for everyone.

Gurney’s (Long Island)

The Beach Club at Gurney’s Montauk Resort & Seawater Spa

Gurney’s Montauk Resort & Seawater Spa in Montauk has five different dining and cocktail options that you can enjoy whether or not you are a guest of the resort. Each venue has a view of the water, with The Beach Club (pictured) being the only place in the Hamptons where you can get appetizers, sandwiches, salads, and cocktails on the beach along the ocean. Scarpetta Beach (Italian, seafood), Tillie’s (American comfort food), OG Coffee & Juice, and The Firepit make up the rest of Gurney’s impressive offerings. The Beach Club is seasonal.

Shadows on the Hudson (Hudson Valley)