The list features restaurants where you can enjoy al fresco dining with amazing views, ambience and food in 17 states. California boasts 29 winning restaurants, followed by Florida with 28, and Arizona with 22. Hawaii has four, South Carolina has three, and Nevada and Virginia have two apiece. Arkansas, Colorado, Georgia, Illinois, Indiana, Louisiana, Minnesota, Missouri, North Carolina, New Mexico, and Washington, D.C. also feature in the list of where to dine al fresco.
According to a press release while "many of the winning restaurants serve American fare, other cuisines proved popular, particularly Italian, Mediterranean, and seafood."
"The popularity of these restaurants speaks to diners' desire for their culinary adventures to also include picturesque views, garden patios, urban vistas and overall just a bit of nature and open-air," say OpenTable.
A four-day restaurant week, a day dedicated to staff learning, and cooking demonstrations for the public are just a few of the new ways of working in Dan Barber's new vision for his NY restaurant and farm. Find out more.
Francesco Martucci from I Masanielli in the Campania region of Italy has been named the best pizzaiolo in the world for a third year running. See the full list as well as all the international winners.