Celebrate Spring with Outdoor Dining in Philly and Beyond

PHILADELPHIA - Spring has sprung in Philadelphia, and with it comes the return of one of the city's greatest joys: outdoor dining! As the weather warms, there's nothing like enjoying a delicious meal under the open sky.

Celebrate Spring with Outdoor Dining in Philly and Beyond
Celebrate Spring with Outdoor Dining in Philly and Beyond

Savor Spring with Outdoor Dining in Philly and Beyond

Whether you're seeking a charming French bistro experience, a lively cantina atmosphere, or a scenic escape to the suburbs, there's an outdoor dining option in Philadelphia or the surrounding area to suit your taste.

Philly Favorites

  • Parc Rittenhouse: This Rittenhouse Square staple offers a taste of Parisian sidewalk dining with its menu of classic French fare.
  • Loch Bar: Located on the Avenue of the Arts, Loch Bar boasts an ambient atmosphere and a menu that reflects Philadelphia's vibrant energy.
  • Talula's Garden: This Washington Square West restaurant celebrates local, seasonal ingredients in a gorgeous outdoor space reminiscent of a hidden garden.
  • The Love: Steps away from Rittenhouse Square, The Love features a bi-level space with indoor and outdoor seating, perfect for enjoying their creative cuisine and beverage program.
  • LMNO: Fishtown's LMNO is your one-stop shop for Baja Mexican eats and drinks. Enjoy tacos and margaritas with friends on their spacious outdoor patio.
  • Frankford Hall: This industrial Fishtown venue offers a lively atmosphere with open-air picnic tables, perfect for enjoying German fare and brews.

Venturing Beyond the City Limits

  • The Garden Restaurant at the Barnes Foundation: This restaurant is located next to the Barnes Foundation. Enjoy a weekend brunch on the beautiful outdoor patio.
  • Rat's Restaurant at Grounds for Sculpture (Hamilton, NJ): Step back to Giverny, France, at Rat's Restaurant, which overlooks Grounds for Sculpture. Their menu focuses on country French cuisine and offers stunning views.
  • 1874 Social (Conshohocken, PA): The lobby bar and social lounge at Hotel West & Main offers an all-day indoor-outdoor dining experience, perfect for a casual meal or drinks.
  • The Exchange Rooftop (Lancaster, PA): This high-energy rooftop bar offers creative cocktails, delicious bites, and stunning views of Lancaster.
  • King of Prussia Town Center (King of Prussia, PA): This upscale shopping and entertainment center boasts various restaurants with outdoor dining options, offering something for everyone.

This is just a taste of Philadelphia's many excellent outdoor dining options and the surrounding area. So grab your friends and family, soak up the sunshine, and enjoy a delicious meal al fresco!

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