11 Toronto Restaurant Patios That Will Take You On A Trip Around The World
Eating your way through local restaurants is arguably the best part of travelling. Luckily, with a wide variety of cuisine available in the 6ix, you can take a trip around the world by simply visiting these Toronto patios that are open now. Cheers to patio season, everyone!
From cozy Italian-inspired atmospheres to chill backyard-style patios, there’s a little something for everyone in the city.
So whether you’re craving a trip to England full of bangers and mash, or you want to head to Japan to sip sake from the rooftop, Toronto has you covered.
Everyone knows that we take patio season pretty seriously in the 6ix.
After all, there’s such a brief window in the year where we are actually able to dine under the sunshine in the warmth.
But don’t worry, as more and more patios begin to welcome back all you foodies out there, your options will soon feel endless.
If you don't want to stay/head downtown, there are plenty of options in the wider GTA.
But with this list, you can put those passports away and get ready to taste the world right here in Toronto.
Now all that’s left to do is figure out which delicious destination you will visit first.
Paris: Clockwork Terrace
Cuisine: Cocktails and plates
Address: 100 Front St. W., Toronto, ON
Why You Need To Go: This new cocktail patio at the Fairmont Royal York is blooming with beauty that will transport you to the open-air cafes of Paris in an instant. Reservations are recommended but walk-ins are welcome.
California: Her Father's Cider
Cuisine: Craft ciders etc.
Address: 119 Harbord St., Toronto, ON
Why You Need To Go: Covered in plants and colourful graffiti, this patio is giving us major L.A. vibes, and we're not mad about it. Reservations can be made via email or phone.
Address: 633 King St. W., Toronto, ON
Why You Need To Go: This visually stunning restaurant has an equally cute patio where you can enjoy traditional Italian dishes. Currently, you can make patio reservations on Open Table.
Address: 70 Ossington Ave., Toronto, ON
Why You Need To Go: This backyard patio is a chill oasis where you can get your fill of Korean and Taiwanese bites. Patio reservations are now being accepted on the restaurant's website.
Tibet: Tibet Kitchen
Address: 1544 Queen St. W., Toronto, ON
Why You Need To Go: You can fill up on mouth-watering Tibetan dishes in this chill patio space complete with gorgeous greenery. Don't forget to try the momos! Reservations can be made via email or phone.
New Zealand: Hemingway's
Cuisine: Pub fare
Address: 142 Cumberland St., Toronto, ON
Why You Need To Go: You can mow down on traditional New Zealand-style pub eats while you relax under their roofed patio space. Patio reservations can now be made on the website.
Britain: Scotland Yard
Cuisine: British pub fare
Address: 56 The Esplanade, Toronto, ON
Why You Need To Go: This first-come, first-serve patio is a relaxing spot to enjoy classic British pub fare.
Japan: Kasa Moto
Address: 115 Yorkville Ave., Toronto, ON
Why You Need To Go: This sleek, modern patio has a tranquil vibe that we adore. Somehow, sushi just tastes better when you eat it on the rooftop. Patio reservations can be made on the website.
England: Loons Pub
Cuisine: English pub fare, Toronto-style
Address: 416 Roncesvalles Ave., Toronto, ON
Why You Need To Go: Pull up a Muskoka chair and get ready to sip on a pint while indulging with crispy fish and chips. Seating is based on first-come, first-serve.
Ireland: Allen's Danforth
Address: 143 Danforth Ave., Toronto, ON
Why You Need To Go: A gorgeous Toronto spot to grab a brew with your BFF and relax under a canopy of trees. It doesn't get much more relaxing than that. Patio reservations are being taken over the phone.
Vancouver: Score On King
Cuisine: Share plates etc.
Address: 107 King St. E, Toronto, ON
Why You Need To Go: This restaurant made a name for itself out west first, but now they've brought that effortlessly cool Vancouver vibe to the 6ix. You can get Caesars with toppings bigger than your head here too. Patio reservations can be made on the website.