Guide To Al Fresco Dining & Water Views

One of the best ways to enjoy dining at a restaurant where the scenery is as fine as what’s on the plate. To greet the official arrival of summer and to serve as a guide from now through the fall, here’s a sampling of our region’s best dining destinations, from casual outdoor seating to high-end dining experiences with stunning views. Bon appétit! -KELLY LENIHAN

Anthony’s Homeport 704 Columbia St. NW
Budd Bay Cafe 525 Columbia St. NW
Dockide Bistro & Wine Bar 501 Columbia St. NW
Waterstreet Cafe & Bar 610 Water St. NW
Anthony’s at Point Defiance 5910 N. Waterfront Dr.
Boathouse 19 9001 S. 19th St
Cliff House 6300 Marine View Dr
Sel 229 St. Helens Ave
The Fish Peddler on Foss Waterway 1199 Dock St
The Social Bar & Grill 1715 Dock St
Chambers Bay Grill (University Place) 6320 Grandview Dr. W.
CI Shenanigan’s Seafood & Chop House 3017 Ruston Way
Duke’s Chowder House 3327 Ruston Way
Fish Brewing Pub & Eatery 5108 Grand Loop
Harbor Lights 2716 Ruston Way
Katie Downs Waterfront Tavern & Eatery 3211 Ruston Way
Lobster Shop 4015 Ruston Way
Ram Restaurant & Brewery 3001 Ruston Way
Wildfin American Grill 5115 Grand Loop
Island View Public House & Market 7102 Ray Nash Dr. NW
JW @ The Boatyard 3117 Harborview Dr.
Morso 9014 Peacock Hill Ave
Netshed No. 9 3313 Harborview Dr
The Green Turtle 2905 Harborview Dr
Tides Tavern 2925 Harborview Dr
Topside Bar & Grill 215 Wilkes St
Sorci’s Italian Cafe & Enoteca 1012 Ryan Ave
Windmill Bistro 16009 60th St E