Outdoor patios and rooftops have their charms, but there's nothing quite like dining by the water.
If you're looking to grab the best seat in the house, consider these restaurants.
Fish Bar at North River Landing
The Brooklyn Barge
The city's largest wooden vessel, hand-built in 1942
The Frying Pan
The Water Table
Battery Gardens Restaurant
Nick's Lobster House
The River Cafe
Ruby's Bar & Grill