When it comes to dining out, we all know what we like and the atmosphere of the restaurant is a big part of the experience, right alongside the quality of the food. When I'm planning on eating out for dinner, my top priority is the restaurant ambiance and decor. I want to feel transported. Of course, I also want a good meal but I'm not a fussy eater so I will compromise slightly on the quality of the food in favor of a really nice atmosphere.

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Sometimes you may have to pay extra for that wonderful ambiance but for me, it's worth it because ultimately, it's not just about just eating a great meal, it's the whole experience from the food to the service, to the surroundings. I must admit, I enjoy sophisticated restaurants since they are not so common in Otsego County and that's why I created this great list below for those looking for a more elevated dining experience.

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