With an ocean view as your backdrop, an understated, large format porcelain can create a perfect canvas for your outdoor dining space. This quiet stone-look laid in an interesting pattern creates an upscale ambiance while letting the vista be the star.

More importantly It is unfazed by daily exposure to the coastal sun and salty sea spray. Waitstaff can be sure-footed during busy lunch rushes thanks to slip-resistant options (which also bodes well for any distracted patrons).