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2018 Best Outdoor Dining Restaurants
in the U.S.

Broussard's patio is reminiscent of the storied New Orleans courtyard gardens of yesteryear

America's Best Restaurant Patios

Make the most of the warm weather by enjoying a meal al fresco. Savor authentic French Creole fare in a courtyard garden in New Orleans, or fresh island fish at a beachfront restaurant in Hawaii.

Here, presented in alphabetical order, are GAYOT's Top 10 Outdoor Dining Restaurants in the U.S.

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