Discover the 10 Most Beautiful Terrace Restaurants in Monte-Carlo Société des Bains de Mer


Monte-Carlo Société des Bains de Mer is the home of idyllic terraces from which to admire the iconic landscapes and buzzing life of the princedom whilst allowing the teams behind some of Europe’s best gourmet restaurants and cafes to tickle the taste buds and dazzle the senses. Below is a compilation of Monte-Carlo SBM’s edit of the 10 best terrace views from which to enjoy the Principality this summer. Sit back and relax these unforgettable vistas; and don’t forget to snap and share on social media.


MONTE-CARLO: A Legendary Setting

The Brasserie at the Café de Paris Monte-Carlo is the most popular venue for a “rendez-vous” in Monaco. A warm welcome in a decor featuring Belle Epoque style windows, recalling the old Parisian bistros, creates a bright and friendly atmosphere. This is an ideal place for lunch or dinner in the heart of Monte-Carlo, right on the legendary Place du Casino, to enjoy the cuisine prepared by Chef Franck Lafon. Outside on the terrace, the Café de Paris Monte-Carlo immerses guests in the authentic atmosphere of a Parisian bistro. Discreet and private, the terrace offers the privilege of being “outside” at any time of the year.

2. LAS BRISAS: Total Relaxation

From May to October, Las Brisas, the summer restaurant at the Monte-Carlo Bay, offers light, inventive cuisine served on a south-facing terrace between the sea and the lagoon. Las Brisas also serves a Summer Brunch on the terrace by Michelin-starred Executive Chef Marcel Ravin. Every Sunday during the summer, experience brand new flavours, colours and aromas from the French West Indies and the Mediterranean in an idyllic setting directly facing the big blue sea.

3. LE VISTAMAR: Exceptional Flavours

With an interior design by Pierre Yves Rochon and the proud owner of a Michelin star, The Vistamar offers an original gourmet dining concept. Chef Benoît Witz elevates the authentic quality of seafood with a rich bouquet of Mediterranean flavours at this restaurant located in the remarkable Hotel Hermitage Monte-Carlo. Elegant yet authentic, The Vistamar offers a perfect harmony of sophistication and simplicity. The beautiful terrace offers a magnificent view of the port of Monaco and the famous Rock.

4. LA TRATTORIA: The Pleasure of the Senses

A contemporary new trattoria beckons, in which to enjoy and share an uncomplicated and natural dining experience, a culinary odyssey to the heart of Italy... Overlooking Jimmyz gardens and the Mediterranean Sea, La Trattoria-Sporting Monte-Carlo, Alain Ducasse’s most recent Italo-gourmet gem, delivers authentic and generous, full flavoured Tuscan cuisine...

5. LE DECK: La Dolce Vita

Guests will love the club atmosphere at Le Deck and the creative contemporary cuisine on the terrace facing the level deck pool. A prestigious poolside brasserie by the legendary Olympic-size pool at the Monte-Carlo Beach, Le Deck is a great place for a casual, healthy lunch. The Chef proposes a tasty gourmet seasonal menu inspired by nature.

6. LE GRILL: Breathtaking Views

Located on the 8th floor of the Hôtel de Paris Monte-Carlo, Le Grill offers a magnificent panoramic view of the Mediterranean. The roof opens entirely, allowing for sun filled lunches and starlit dinners. The recent renovations mark a return to an illustrious past, the renaissance of a magical place, and the promise of an exhilarating experience.

7. L’HIRONDELLE: Light and Flavorful

At the helm in the kitchen of the beautiful L’Hirondelle restaurant is Chef Jean-Claude Brugel, Meilleur Ouvrier de France, who uses his expertise to produce deliciously light and tasty meals of around 500 kcal per menu. When gastronomy goes hand in hand with nutrition, it provides a valuable and enjoyable experience that is beneficial for health and beauty. L’Hirondelle demonstrates this beautifully, offering delicious, balanced and tasty dishes that to be savoured on the terrace facing the Port and the Palace.

8. LA PIZZERIA: On the Seafront

La Pizzeria is Monte-Carlo Beach’s restaurant that transports diners to Italy. Enjoy a superb view of the Mediterranean, an idyllic setting, an Italian cuisine, and much more! Chef Paolo Sari‘s menu offers a culinary experience filled with simplicity and sharing. The Napolitan Pizzaioli Giovanni Pignieri and Tommaso Rosolia offer traditional and authentic Italian-style pizzas all while enjoying beautiful views on the terrace.

9. L’ORANGE VERTE: Food and Fun

L’Orange Verte is the ideal place for a quick yet high-quality meal. Whether on the terrace or in the winter garden, diners will marvel in Chef Marcel Ravin‘s “Food & Fun” travel-inspired cuisine, with tartares, salads, burgers, fried noodles and a wide selection of “Tchôk” pastries.


Tucked in a pine wood with only an endless sea on the horizon, La Vigie Lounge & Restaurant is a small piece of heaven between sea and sky. Come relish fresh grilled fish and seafood in a luxurious green setting surrounded by the sea. With a menu featuring seafood specialities such as langoustes and grilled fish, guests are spoiled for choice with cuisine that represents the natural quality and authentic taste of the locale.

Discover these terraces and more, only at Monte-Carlo Société des Bains de Mer.