In addition to great sightseeing, shopping and attractions, one of the benefits to visiting a large city is that there are usually plenty of delicious restaurants. Whether you and your family crave seafood while in Boston or spicy dishes during your time in Acapulco, the wide variety of dining options scattered throughout popular vacation destinations is just one of the many things that make traveling so enjoyable.
And, few things are better when you and your loved ones have fabulous accommodations with a great dining establishment downstairs. Luckily, those who are looking for this can have their cake and eat it too as CNN.com recently posted a list of America's hottest hotel restaurants.
♦ China Poblano – Cosmopolitan Hotel, Las Vegas
Chinese and Mexican food unite at this hotspot. Enjoy 10 different kinds of tacos, fresh ceviche, dim sum, hand-cut noodles and exotic cocktails. Finish off your meal with desserts like chocolate terracotta warriors, which contain caramelized bananas and sesame, or homemade mango sticky rice that is so delicious it's sinful.
♦ The Dutch – W Hotel, South Beach, Florida
There is perhaps no better place to enjoy fresh seafood than Miami. Its location at the southern tip of Florida make it a prime spot for catching everything from stone crabs to mahi mahi. If you make a reservation here, don't leave without cornmeal-dusted oyster sandwiches or the spicy coconut lobster.
♦ Slopes – Waldorf-Astoria, Park City, Utah
The Beehive State is known for its great skiing, but the state is quickly making a name for itself in the restaurant industry. After a tough day on the slopes, nosh on cherrywood smoked short ribs, eggplant cannelloni or garden baby beets. At the end of the night, you and your family will be more than satisfied. Luckily, a wonderfully comfortable bed is just an elevator ride away.
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