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Hotel Restaurants

These Are the Best Hotel Restaurants in the World

Map Happy | Posted 01.06.2016 | Travel
Map Happy

Hotels can often do so much more than restaurants than can be done in other circumstances: They have the resources to recruit the best chefs (sommeliers, too!) and then give them ample room to be creative for a dazzling display of gastronomy.

If These Hotels Did Not Exist, Neither Would These 9 Things You Love

Oyster | Posted 09.28.2015 | Travel

The Bloody Mary? First concocted in a hotel. The heart-shaped tub? Well, some of us love them -- and they, too, were first introduced in a hotel.

Fine London Dining: Revisiting Almeida, The Ivy and Fera at Claridge's

Edward Schneider | Posted 05.27.2015 | Travel
Edward Schneider

As exciting as it is to dine where you've never dined before, it's nice to return to old favorites when traveling to a familiar destination. And for Jackie and me, there's no destination as familiar as London, which we visit several times a year.

Stylish London Dining: The Colony Grill Room At The Beaumont Hotel

Edward Schneider | Posted 01.20.2015 | Travel
Edward Schneider

It's a lot to look at when you should be concentrating on your food, but it is just so right.

Where to Stay for a Foodcation in North America

Oyster | Posted 12.23.2014 | Travel

Food can often be a major focus of a trip; it's hardly uncommon for the taste connoisseurs among us to plan a foodcation. And in our opinion, it should all start with your hotel.

10 Best Penthouse Restaurants in the U.S. | Posted 11.30.2014 | Taste

Keep your head in the clouds as you look at this list of top-tier restaurants from Las Vegas to Miami.

Taking the Hotel Out of Hotel Restaurant

Stacy Slotnick | Posted 11.25.2014 | Taste
Stacy Slotnick

It is a treat when an expert culinary artist helps you select your own gastronomic adventure.

The Best Hotel Restaurants In The US

Thrillist | Posted 07.09.2014 | Travel

Credit: J&G Grill, St. Regis Bal Harbour Who says hotels are just for sleeping? Or stealing stuff? Sure, the dining options at the Snellville La ...

The Most Spectacular Hotel Breakfasts

Departures Magazine | Posted 02.22.2014 | Travel
Departures Magazine

Breakfast is known as the most important meal of the day. But while its pragmatic benefits aren't lost on most, what of its more indulgent possibiliti...

Top 10 Hotel Restaurants in the U.S. | Posted 02.12.2014 | Home

Eating dinner in a hotel restaurant can be a mundane affair. But eating dinner in a hotel restaurant surrounded by Picasso paintings is something else.

London Dining: First Looks At Two "Taverns": Merchants And Berners

Edward Schneider | Posted 10.17.2013 | Travel
Edward Schneider

I wonder when the practice of naming elegant urban restaurants "taverns" started. Whatever its history, the "tavern" shingle is hanging outside quite a few London restaurants at the moment, and it certainly evokes generosity and good times.

London Restaurant Notes

Edward Schneider | Posted 06.18.2013 | Travel
Edward Schneider

The cooking at Dinner by Heston Blumenthal is so modern and fresh that links to the medieval or Victorian or WWII-era sources are hardly to be detected. Take that Meat Fruit, which seems to have become the restaurant's signature dish.

London Dining: Brasserie Chavot

Edward Schneider | Posted 08.13.2013 | Travel
Edward Schneider

The cooking at Brasserie Chavot is elegant, imaginative and sometimes new, while remaining familiar and well grounded in the brasserie-bistrot tradition of great flavor. My quibbles about service apart, this is a restaurant that could easily become a regular stop on visits to London.

PHOTOS: Best Outdoor Restaurants

Oyster | Posted 05.23.2013 | Los Angeles

Los Angeles may be sunny and star-studded year-round, but summer is the prime time to grab a seat and some grub outdoors in La La Land.

PHOTOS: Must-Eat World Food Specialties

Oyster | Posted 06.03.2013 | Travel

As if we needed another reason to visit Hawaii.

Top Easter Brunches In The U.S.

Oyster | Posted 05.26.2013 | Travel

On the menus: vanilla-dipped brioche French toast, a milk chocolate nest, seafood bars and more.

PHOTOS: Hotels With Celeb Chef Room Service

Oyster | Posted 03.04.2013 | Travel

The hotels with the most bragging rights are going a step above by not only offering a gourmet experience in the dining room but one delivered to your door as well.

PHOTOS: World's Best Hotels For Foodies

Conde Nast Traveler | Posted 02.17.2013 | Travel
Conde Nast Traveler

Private island dining, Michelin-starred meals, breakfast with elephants -- it's all on offer at these top-rated hotels from our 2013 Gold List.

Edgar Embraces History at The Mayflower

Erin Ruberry | Posted 01.30.2013 | DC
Erin Ruberry

Nearly two years ago, The Mayflower's Town & Country Lounge closed its doors, ending an era that began when President Truman lived six blocks away in the White House. Next month it will open Edgar Bar & Kitchen, named for J. Edgar Hoover, who ate at the hotel every day for 25 years.

PHOTOS: 3 Outrageously Expensive Hotel Restaurant Items

Oyster | Posted 12.21.2012 | Travel

We've found three of the most expensive menu items in the history of hotel restaurants. Check 'em out -- and prepare yourself for sticker shock!

Chowing Down At The New York Wine And Food Festival

Oyster | Posted 12.14.2012 | Travel

You know the food will be fantastic, but if you don't have plans for your digs yet, we've found the spots where gastronomic gatherings will take place.

America's Best Hotel Restaurants

Food & Wine | Posted 11.21.2012 | Taste
Food & Wine

With star chefs at the stoves and designer spaces that seem to get sexier and more sophisticated with each opening, it's no surprise that some of the most exciting restaurants in the country are in hotels.

PHOTOS: Fine Dining In Hong Kong Hotels

Oyster | Posted 11.04.2012 | Travel

The city's hotels have been quick to up the ante when it comes to cuisine, battling each other for prominence in an industry where the food is just as important as the rooms.