What better way to enjoy the Summer and the weather it brings, than by enjoying the views and atmosphere of some of Toronto’s best outdoor patios. Of course this also means willing to wait a bit longer to get that much coveted patio spot. We’ve listed some of the best patios in Toronto to go to either after a long day at work, or just a great spot to spend a night enjoying the weather, check them out below.
Bar Hop Queen West – 137 Peter Street
Located in the heart of the entertainment district, this bar features 36 craft beers on tap and a glorious view of most of Queen Street West, compared to their sister location at King street, which features a smaller patio area. If you’re looking for a great place to celebrate happy hour, head on over here and try their flight of beers.
Done Right Inn – 861 Queen Street West
Located near Trinity Bellwoods, make sure to bring cash with you if you plan on coming here, as they don’t accept plastic! This is a great place if you are looking for some cheap drinks in the city and features a cozy patio section that makes you feel at home. Did we mention that there is a giant stump of a maple tree in the patio, complete with some giant wood booths and twinkling lights, perfect for a relaxing and casual atmosphere.
Cadillac Lounge – 1296 Queen Street West
The overall atmosphere of the Cadillac Lounge is fun and vibrant and features live music almost every night and is one of the best patios spots in the city. Once you venture your way back to their patio, you will be amazed at how big it is, as well as how it features a covered and uncovered patio section. The bar also features a variety of old school rock and roll memorabilia. One thing to try if you plan on coming here, their nachos!
The Stone Lion – 1958 Queen Street East
If you are in the beach and looking for a spot to relax after a long day on the beach, this pub offers 2 patios and is a favourite for locals and tourists. They also have a wide selection of beers and cocktails and offer classic pub fare. Come here and see why this is one the best patios in the beaches area.
The Porch – 250 Adelaide Street West
This patio is just above the Rock N Horse Saloon in the heart of the entertainment district in downtown Toronto. This patio features a spectacular view of the city. If you do decide to come here order a giant margarita garnished with overturned coronas! Perfect for anyone who loves country, as the bar is in the shape of a wood horse stable and the dance floor features line dancing!