1. The Confederation Lounge
The view of the river valley from the Fairmont Hotel Macdonald’s expansive patio is absolutely breathtaking. The summer menu includes classic cocktails with a twist, and food cooked on the BBQ.
10065-100 St. | 780-424-5181
2. Julio’s Barrio
Arguably one of the best spots in the city to people watch, this patio spills out onto the Whyte Avenue sidewalk during the summer months and is filled with people celebrating the season with margaritas, nachos, and tacos!
10450-82 Ave. | 780-431-0774
3. The Dish
The patio at this local spot renowned for its comfort food (think shepherd’s pie, crab cakes, and tomato basil soup), is tucked away in a lovely back garden.
12417 Stony Plain Rd. | 780-488-6641
4. Craft Beer Market
Downtown’s only rooftop patio, this is a fantastic spot to unwind after a long day. The spot comes with more than 100 beers on tap and a lot of sunshine!
10013-101A Ave. | 780-424-2337
5. Café Bicyclette
This French café serves traditional dishes and treats and has a large, quiet, sunny patio that is open daily.
8627-91 St. | 587-524-8090