Best Outdoor Dining Restaurants

By Gayot Editors

Dining al fresco is one of the simple pleasures that fairer weather brings. Enjoy ocean or lake views from a terrace or the blooms and greenery in a courtyard garden.

These restaurants present the best patios and decks where guests can savor the fresh air along with a meal.

• Top Outdoor Dining Restaurants Near You

Click on each city to see the full list.

Atlanta (Inside the Perimeter)Montréal, Canada
Atlanta (Outside the Perimeter)Napa, CA
Atlantic CityNashville
AustinNew Orleans
BaltimoreNew York
Berkeley, CANorthern New Jersey
Beverly Hills, CAOakland, CA
BostonOrange County, CA
California’s Central CoastOrlando
Cape CodPalm Springs, CA
Carmel, CAParis, France
ChicagoPasadena, CA
ClevelandPhiladelphia
DallasPhoenix
Denver, COPittsburgh
DetroitPortland, OR
Flagstaff, AZProvidence, RI
Fort WorthSacramento, CA
Glendale, CASalt Lake City
Green Bay, WISan Antonio
Greenwich, CTSan Diego (see cities below)
Hartford, CTDel Mar, CA
Hawaii (see Islands below)La Jolla, CA
Honolulu, HINorth County
KauaiSan Diego
Maui & Big IslandSan Francisco / Bay Area (see cities below)
OahuBerkeley
Hong KongMarin County
HoustonOakland
Jersey ShorePeninsula
Kansas CitySan Francisco
La Jolla, CASan Jose, CA
Las Vegas StripSanta Barbara, CA
Las Vegas (Off-Strip)Santa Fe, NM
London, U.K.Santa Monica, CA
Long Beach, CAScottsdale
Long Island, NYSeattle
Los Angeles Area (see cities below)Sedona, AZ
Top 10 Across LA CountySingapore
Beverly Hills & West LASonoma County, CA
Downtown LASouth Florida
Hollywood & Mid-CitySt. Louis
Long Beach & South BaySt. Paul, MN
Pasadena & GlendaleSydney, Australia
San Fernando ValleyTampa Bay
Santa Monica & MalibuToronto, Canada
West HollywoodTucson, AZ
Malibu, CAVancouver, Canada
Maryland Suburbs (D.C.)Ventura, CA
Mexico CityVirginia Suburbs (D.C.)
Miami / South FloridaWashington, D.C.
MinneapolisWest Hollywood, CA
Monterey, CAWestchester, NY

• Top 10 Outdoor Dining Restaurants in the U.S.

After browsing the picks in your city, find out which restaurants have the best patios in the nation with GAYOT’s list of the Top 10 Outdoor Dining Restaurants Across America.