With the beautiful weather we had this weekend, it’s safe to say that patio season has officially begun! Here are some of the best outdoor dining spots to enjoy a meal or grab a drink at. Check it out:
1. Flat Branch Pub & Brewing - Columbia
House-brewed beer, delicious food and an outdoor patio. Need I say more? Flat Branch is a local favorite in the college town of Columbia and you'll want to stop in for a drink and stay for the relaxing patio.
115 S 5th St.
Columbia, MO 65201
2. Hendel's Restaurant - Florissant
When the weather is warm out, head outside to dine on their patio or explore their beautiful garden that's nearby. Hendel's is one of Missouri's longest running restaurants and they continue to serve amazing food today.
599 St Denis St.
Florissant, MO 63031
3. McCoy's Public House - Kansas City
McCoy's is located in Kansas City's lively Westport neighborhood. The restaurant offers delicious home-brewed beers and upscale bar food. Their menu features a wide variety of items that cater to vegetarians and vegans, as well.
4057 Pennsylvania Ave.
Kansas City, MO 64111
4. Marquart's Landing - Washington
Marquart's offers casual dining on its riverfront patio. The patio even features a bandstand for when local musicians come to play live music.
300 W Front St.
Washington, MO 63090
5. Tin Mill Brewing Company - Hermann
The best way to sample their craft beers? Order a flight! While Hermann is predominately known for their wineries, they are also home to this amazing local brewery.
114 Gutenberg St.
Hermann, MO 65041
6. Les Bourgeois Blufftop Bistro - Rocheport
In addition to its award-winning winery, Les Bourgeois is home to a fantastic bistro with a huge outdoor dining area that overlooks the Missouri River. The views are so beautiful, that its become a popular destination for weddings and receptions.
14020 W Hwy Bb
Rocheport, MO 65279
7. Vin De Set - St. Louis
The roof top patio at Vin De Set in St. Louis offers sweeping views of the city. It's one of the best seafood restaurants in the area and has delicious French cuisine.
2017 Chouteau Ave.
St. Louis, MO 63103
8. Madison's Cafe - Jefferson City
Madison's Cafe is located in the heart of Jefferson City's historic downtown. Their menu features steaks, seafood, pasta, chicken, veal and more.
216 Madison St.
Jefferson City, MO 65101
9. Bentley's Restaurant & Pub - Lake Ozark
Bentley's is situated right off the shores of Lake of the Ozarks. The interior features a British theme, but when its nice out, you'll definitely want to dine on their beautiful patio. Even on cooler nights, you can warm up next to the patio fireplace.
10. Rob & Kricket's Tater Patch - Rolla
Rob & Kricket's Tater Patch is extremely casual, but also extremely fun. They've been around for over 50 years and offer lively music entertainment.
103 Bridge School Rd.
Rolla, MO 65401
11. John D. McGurk's Irish Pub - St. Louis
Irish eyes are definitely smiling at this classic patio spot in St. Louis. McGurk's is located in the Soulard District of St. Louis and is considered to be one of the best Irish bars in the country. With a fantastic, promenade-style beer garden and delicious pub food, it's no surprise.
1200 Russell Blvd.
St. Louis, MO 63104
Where are some of your favorite places in Missouri to dine outdoors? Feel free to share below in the comments.