The Emory

21 Beacon Street
Boston, MA 02108
617-680-3272

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The Emory

The Emory invites visitors to relax over a menu of seasonally-focused American fare on their ample outdoor terrace. It's just a stone's throw from the Boston Common and the State House at the top of Beacon Hill so it's an ideal al fresco destination after some sightseeing or city strolling.

Eventide Fenway

1321 Boylston Street
Boston, MA 02215
617-545-1060

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Eventide Fenway

You can enjoy all of Eventide Fenway's fresh seafood-y fare al fresco when the weather allows. Whether you're trying to recreate your usual summer trip to Maine without leaving the city, or just roaming through the neighborhood, a brown butter lobster roll and a little sun make for a lovely summer treat.

EVOO

350 Third Street
Cambridge, MA 02143
617-661-3866

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Evoo

Evoo is still closed for the moment but you can still make use of their patio...for pizza eating. Za, their sister restaurant/neighbor, is up and running, tossing pies to be enjoyed outside. Just make your way over to Kendall Square next time you're in need of some al fresco artisanal pizza - you can place your order inside and then take your food and drink out onto the socially-distanced patio.

The Farmhouse

970 Great Plain Avenue
Needham, MA 02492
781-449-6200

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The Farmhouse

Needham diners needn’t head into the city for al fresco dining – The Farmhouse has added an outdoor seating area to their footprint. The collection of tables, shaded by umbrellas and surrounded by greenery, is a charming perch from which to enjoy their farm-to-table fare.

Fat Baby Sushi & Cocktails

118 Dorchester Street
Boston, MA 02127
617-766-3450

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Fat Baby

You can have your fill of super fresh and whimsical sushi, tasty dumplings and craft cocktails out on Fat Baby's brand new sidewalk patio. Or find yourself a spot in at a picnic table in The Garden, their even brand newer al fresco dining area adjacent to the restaurant.

Five Horses Tavern – South End

535 Columbus Avenue
Boston, MA 02118
617-936-3930

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Five Horses Tavern South End

Located in the heart of the South End, Five Horses Tavern's large patio is the perfect outdoor destination for catching up with friends over craft brews and pub grub favorites like wings, tacos, burgers and pizza.

Forage

5 Craigie Circle
Cambridge, MA 02138
617-576-5444

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Forage

The team at Forage has annexed the peaceful, brick-lined little park behind the restaurant so diners can spread out and enjoy a seasonal feast from chef Eric Cooper surrounded by trees and lush greenery.

Foundry on Elm

255 Elm Street
Somerville, MA 02144
617-628-9999

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Foundry on Elm

Somervilians needn't look too far to find al fresco eats - the team at Foundry on Elm have added a patio to their Davis Square footprint. Head over for a heaping plate of poutine or some freshly shucked oysters - their eclectic menu has something for everyone.

Fox & the Knife

28 West Broadway
Boston, MA 02127
617-766-8630

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Fox & the Knife

Fox & the Knife's sidewalk patio allows you to take in the comings and goings on West Broadway while enjoying Karen Akunowicz award-winning Italian fare. Akunowicz and co. make the most of the outdoor space which is open for dinner as well as afternoon-long Aperitivo Hours with spritzes, frosé and lots of snacks.

FRANK

110 Rantoul Street
Beverly, MA 01915
978-998-4946

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FRANK

Chef-owner Frank McClelland's eponymous Beverly restaurant, FRANK, brings its farm-to-table sensibilities right out onto its covered, brick-lined patio. Snap up one of the tables (rain or shine) to have your fill of his delicious, award-winning fare out of doors.

Gaslight

560 Harrison Avenue
Boston, MA 02118
617-422-0224

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Gaslight

Stroll down to the South End to grab a bite to eat on Gaslight’s plant-lined, bricked patio. At brunch you can catch some sun or cool off in the shade under big umbrellas. During dinner hours they’ll fire up the heat lamps to chase away the chill, so patio season can continue even after the weather starts to cool.

Great Road Kitchen

812 Constitution Avenue
Littleton, MA 01460
978-952-7333

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Great Road Kitchen

Great Road Kitchen brings all the comforts of home right out on to their outdoor dining area: there’s plenty of food and drink, a fully-stocked bar, a big screen TV and even a roaring fire for those chilly nights in May and September (or even October).

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