Alcove

50 Lovejoy Wharf
Boston, MA 02114
617-248-0050

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Alcove

Located on Lovejoy Wharf, Alcove has a delightful patio right on the harbor walk and boasts a stunning view of the Zakim Bridge AND it's dog friendly! The flowery but sleek patio is perfect for enjoying Alcove's Mediterranean cuisine with friends (two- or four-legged).

Aquitaine

569 Tremont Street
Boston, MA 02118
617-424-8577

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Aquitaine Boston

Aquitaine, the grande dame of the South End’s French restaurants, invites diners to enjoy their meals en plein air on their sidewalk patio. The elegant little Tremont Street perch is lined with planters and shaded by striped umbrellas (très chic, as the French would say).

B&G Oysters

550 Tremont Street
Boston, MA 02116
617-423-0550

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B&G Oysters

In the summer months, oyster lovers and seafood fans spill out onto the picturesque little patio at B&G Oysters. Fresh seafood tastes best outside, so seats on the shaded, just-below-grade terrace fill up quickly.

Bar Mezzana

360 Harrison Avenue
Boston, MA 02118
617-530-1770

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Bar Mezzana

Satisfy your craving for a coastal Italian vacay right in the South End on Bar Mezzana’s sidewalk patio. Blue skies and bright umbrellas will have to stand in for towering cliffs and water views but Colin Lynch deceptively simple regional cuisine (try the crudo) will transport you.

Black Lamb

571 Tremont Street
Boston, MA 02118
617-982-6339

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Black Lamb

Black Lamb, the stylish South End restaurant from chef-owner Colin Lynch (his third), expanded their pastio onto Union Park this season so there's plenty of room whether you're looking for al fresco lunch, dinner or weekend brunch.

Bodega Canal

57 Canal Street
Boston, MA 02114
617-833-4885

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Bodega Canal

Post up on Bodega Canal's brand new sidewalk patio the next time you've got a hankering for tacos and margaritas (which, be honest, is pretty much always). The West End Mexican spot is open for dinner Monday through Saturday so they've got you covered whenever the mood strikes.

Bostonia Public House

131 State Street
Boston, MA 02110
617-948-9800

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Bostonia Public House

Champions of industry, ladies who lunch and tourists all vie for spots on Bostonia Public House's sidewalk patio. Tucked right in the heart of the bustling Financial District, it's well-suited for an occasion - snacking on after-work apps or sipping one of their 70 premium wines.

Burro Bar – South End

1357 Washington Street
Boston, MA 02118
617-426-9300

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Burro Bar South End

The Burro Bar's picturesque patio may be the South End's best kept al fresco secret. Tucked down a rustic walkway surrounded by brick buildings and adorned with flowering window boxes, it has a whole secret garden vibe - just with more tacos.

Buttermilk & Bourbon

160 Commonwealth Avenue
Boston, MA 02116
617-266-1122

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Buttermilk & Bourbon

Back Bay's New Orleans-inspired Buttermilk & Bourbon gets outdoorsy during Boston's warmer months. Tucked below street level, their patio provides the best of both worlds, offering a cozy spot to cool off in the shade on hot summer days, or to warm up by fire pits on chilly nights.

Capo Restaurant

443 W Broadway
Boston, MA 02127
617-993-8080

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Capo

South Boston’s mainstay for hearty Italian eats has set up shop outside this summer. Head down to West Broadway to post up on the sidewalk patio at Capo where you can tuck in to all your favorites from a safe social distance.

Casa Verde

711 Centre Street
Boston, MA 02130
617-477-9977

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Casa Verde

Jamaica Plainers looking for al fresco Mexican fare need look no further than Centre Street. Casa Verde has unveiled a seasonal sidewalk patio that's perfectly suited for tucking in to all your favorite tacos, nachos, margaritas, craft beers and more.

Ciao Bella

5A North Square
Boston, MA 02113
617-829-4975

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Ciao Bella

The folks at Ciao Bella have annexed the outdoor space on North Square (the oldest public square in America) so you can enjoy the flavors and feel of Italy a little closer to home. Grab a table, adorned with red and green umbrellas and white tablecloths, and you'll feel like you've just landed in Rome.

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