Dining domes are the new trendy way to dine during the pandemic and they’re popping up on rooftops, patios, and gardens. Not only are they a safer way to dine out during the pandemic, but they’ll also keep you cozy and dry so you can enjoy the outdoors during the winter months. The domes are heated and many include blankets and fur throws to make them even more comfortable. Some even offer music, multi-course meals, and music. Check out our favorites.
Drake Oak Brook — Oak Brook, Illinois
Not far from Chicago, guests can dine in this newly renovated hotel’s dining dome while being surrounded by 10 acres of snowy gardens and twinkle lights. There’s even a special dining menu, blankets, and bottle service.
Salamander Resort and Spa — Middleburg, Virginia
Dine under the stars in your own private dining done that has personal heaters. Enjoy a four-course meal that includes seasonal dishes like wagyu targar and tarragon gnocchi.
Cliff House — Cape Neddick, Maine
This resort on Maine’s southern coast has cliffside igloos at Nubb’s Lobster Shack that will give guests a warm and scenic seaside dining experience. The igloos sit six guests and guests will have access to Nubb’s full food and beverage menu.