8 Outdoor Restaurants In Connecticut You’ll Want To Visit Before Summer’s End

After our long winters, outdoor dining is a treat. Whether you end up at a picnic table or on a patio, there’s something special about having a meal under the open sky. Enjoy these outdoor restaurants while you can, summer is much shorter than you think and you’re going to want to visit each one of these delicious spots before it’s over.

We’re aware that these uncertain times are limiting many aspects of life as we all practice social and physical distancing. While we’re continuing to feature destinations that make our state wonderful, we don’t expect or encourage you to go check them out immediately. We believe that supporting local attractions is important now more than ever and we hope our articles inspire your future adventures! And on that note, please nominate your favorite local business that could use some love right now: https://www.onlyinyourstate.com/nominate/

How many of these outdoor restaurants have you dined at this summer? Which one are you heading to next? If you are craving a summertime treat, check out these spots that have the very best milkshakes.