The only thing that can make a dinner date better is an amazing view. Given that Newfoundland is an island, the downtown area in St. John's has some amazing restaurants near the harbour.\nREAD ALSO: 6 Amazing Swimming Holes In St. John's That Are The Perfect Summer Hangout Spot\nNo matter what type of food you're interested in, one of these various restaurants will tickle your fancy. Plan an evening out staring at the oceanic views, wining and dining.\nvia @hilpow13\nThe Keg // 127 Harbour Dr\nThe Keg has one of the most amazing views in St. John's. So amazing it even keeps the locals coming back time after time. You can just imagine how the tourists might feel. The views are real.\nPro tip: Head to The Keg deck this Summer and admire the views from outside.\nvia @twistedcarrot\nPortobello's // 115 Duckworth St\nIs. This. Real? Look at that view. The food here is to DIE for, but that view makes it even more amazing that we ever thought possible.\nvia @annikabieger\nSt. John's Fish Exchange // 351 Water St\nCheck out the sights from SJFX. This kitchen and wet bar have a menu to please but some views too. You'll feel right at home here!\nvia @alisonpoynter\nBlue on Water // 317 Water St\nThe name says it all. This cute and quaint hotel has a restaurant, bar, and a view. Sounds like a night out to us. PSA: Their brunch menu is tasty AF.\nvia @magg_ieh\nRaymond's // 95 Water St\nRaymond's is entirely what dreams are made of. Ranked Canada's best restaurant, and the amazing architecture overlooks the harbour. If the menu alone doesn't do it for you, the views surely will.\nvia @cherellhackett\nBier Markt // 135 Harbor Dr.\nAs if we needed another reason to drop into the Bier Markt, we just got one. The views from this place will keep you coming back.\nvia @charlottegenest\nChafe's Landing // Petty Harbor\n100% worth the 20-minute drive from the city to this little gem. Get your fill of their famous fish and chips, and take it that view on the water. Petty Harbour is meant for exploring.