After a long day of meetings and phone calls, nothing tastes sweeter than a refreshing drink on a stunning patio. We've rallied up seven absolutely gorgeous Calgary patios that you'll want to hit up for your next happy hour.
From downtown rooftops to unreal margarita deals, there's something for everyone on this legendary list. Each patio offers something different for you to look forward to during those last few hours of work.
Craft Beer Market
Address: 345 10 Ave., S.W., Calgary, AB
Why You Need To Go: Craft Beer Market has an incredible rooftop patio with stunning views of downtown Calgary. Every day there's a different happy hour feature and with a patio serving you the ultimate summer aesthetic, how can you go wrong?
Blanco Cantina On 17th
Address: 723 17 Ave. S.W., Calgary, AB
Why You Need To Go: Blanco Cantina is located right on the bustling 17 Avenue and has unbeatable spicy marg flavours like chilli coconut and raspberry jalapeño. Their patio is perfect for people-watching and soaking in the sun on a beautiful day in the city.
Hayden Block Smoke & Distillery
Address: 1136 Kensington Rd. N.W., Calgary, AB
Why You Need To Go: If you're somebody who craves Stampede-style grub all year long, Hayden Block will fill those needs in a pinch with their incredible brisket and BBQ offerings. Their patio will be your next go-to if whisky is your drink of choice.
Address: 1212 9 Ave. S.E., Calgary, AB
Why You Need To Go: If you're the queen of the brunch scene, Madison's 12|12 offers tasty mimosas for $1.50 every single weekend. It's nestled in the picturesque Inglewood area, so it's an awesome spot to hit up on your next summer stroll.
Trolley 5 Brewpub
Address: 728 17 Ave. S.W., Calgary AB
Why You Need To Go: If you're someone who likes seating options, Trolley 5 Brewpub will hook you up. They have an iconic street patio but if that's not your jam, their second-floor has huge windows — so you'll get that nice fresh air without feeling like you're out in the open.
Address: 2310 4 St. S.W., Calgary, AB & 8561 8A Ave. SW, Calgary, AB
Why You Need To Go: Vin Room's wine list is unparalleled. On top of that, their patio is dog-friendly, so you can bring your puppy pal along. Dom the Somm Pom is the unofficial Vin Room mascot.
Address: 510 17 Avenue S.W., Calgary, AB
Why You Need To Go: Lulu Bar has absolutely incredible cocktails, which are just 10$ during their HonoLULU hours. They even have a Slurpee cocktail for when you're feeling that 7-eleven nostalgia.