Listen, for great food, we’ll schlep about anywhere. However, we can’t deny that a well-designed restaurant can heighten the dining experience. The chef may get you in the door, but the architect can also give you a sense of place and help set the mood when you dine there. As restaurants opened across the country again in 2021, we wanted to step back and appreciate the most beautiful among them. Here are the 10 best restaurant designs of the year.
By Jeremy Repanich
Photo: courtesy Julie Soefer Photography