icon_arrow_down icon_arrow_left icon_arrow_left_large icon_arrow_right icon_arrow_right_large icon_arrow_up icon_bullet_arrow icon_call icon_close icon_facebook icon_googleplus icon_grid_off icon_instagram icon_login icon_mail icon_menu icon_message icon_minus icon_pinterest icon_plus icon_quote_end icon_quote_start icon_refresh icon_search icon_tick_on icon_twitter icon_video_play icon_youtube

Sign up to our mailing list for the latest Boat International & Events news.


Missing your newsletter?

If you’ve unsubscribed by mistake and would like to continue to hear about the latest Boat International & Events news, update your preferences now and let us know which emails you’d like to receive.

No, thanks

The hottest tables in the Med


Ristorante Il Refettorio at Monastero Santa Rosa

Amalfi Coast


THE LOWDOWN This 17th century former monastery has terraced gardens that plunge over the cliff towards the sparkling Bay of Salerno, making the uninterrupted views some of the best on the Amalfi Coast. The hotel’s only restaurant, Il Refettorio, received its first Michelin star in 2017 for its bold Mediterranean gastronomic menu, incorporating fresh ingredients from the resort’s garden.

THE CHEF Christoph Bob from Alain Ducasse’s thrice Michelin starred restaurant at the Plaza Athénée in Paris.

WHAT TO ORDER The broad bean salad with bacon and smoked olive oil followed by the king prawn ravioli.

BEST TABLE Sea-view tables on the terrace under the pergola are meraviglioso – overlooking the hotel’s stunning gardens and out across the Tyrrhenian Sea. If you’re there for sunset, everything is glazed in an apricot glow.

HOW TO GET THERE Amalfi port is the closest marina, a 10-minute drive from the hotel.

WHO GOES Prince Albert and Princess Charlene of Monaco, and Jake Gyllenhaal.

Sponsored Listings

La Vague d'Or at La Résidence de la Pinède



THE LOWDOWN The only three Michelin starred restaurant on the Côte d’Azur, it’s located at the LVMH-owned Résidence de la Pinède, which has just been redesigned by Jean-Michel Wilmotte.

THE CHEF Resident chef Arnaud Donckele has had a hand in everything – even designing the unique pottery-inspired crockery.

WHAT TO ORDER Try the scarlet prawns seared with a hint of grapefruit and the special zitone pasta starter that’s filled with black truffle and foie gras.

BEST TABLE Whether inside or al fresco, nearly every seat is positioned to enjoy perfect views of the bay.

HOW TO GET THERE Tender in to shore from a yacht moored in the bay – or it’s a five-minute car ride from the Port of Saint-Tropez.

WHO GOES Saint-Tropezian visitors from old money to celebs angle for a table. John Legend and his wife Chrissy Teigen were spotted here.

Sponsored Listings

The View at 7 Pines Ibiza

The Balearics


THE LOWDOWN 7 Pines Ibiza is the newest resort to open this year and is set to be a foodie’s dream. The hotel’s cliffside restaurant, The View, offers European dishes with a Korean twist.

THE CHEF Executive chef Bijendra Yadav, formerly of St Regis Dubai, is overseeing, with Korean native Seungmin Bae as head chef.

WHAT TO ORDER Kagoshima beef fillet with black garlic purée, charred leek and Bordelaise sauce.

BEST TABLE For a taste of the culinary action, the chef’s table is set around the open kitchen.

HOW TO GET THERE The nearest marina is Sant Antoni de Portmany and the resort also has its own buoy you can tie up to.

WHO GOES Our bet? Hot young things looking for fine dining with a serious slice of chill.

Sponsored Listings
Loading content...
Upgrade your account
Your account at BOAT International doesn't include a BOAT Pro subscription. Please subscribe to BOAT Pro in order to unlock this content.
Subscribe More about BOAT Pro