Where to Drink & Dine Al Fresco: Austin's Best New Patios
There’s always a new restaurant popping up in Austin -- And these establishments are perfect for spring sips or a dinner date outside.
111 E Cesar Chavez St | 512-473-1566 | Website
Chic and inviting, P6’s sixth-story vantage point gives guests a sweeping view of Lady Bird Lake, the skyline and Congress Avenue. The eatery, part of Line Hotel, blends intimate dining with Mediterranean cuisine.
1315 W 6th St | 512-992-0666 | Website
Asian-Southern cuisine meets crave-worthy comfort foods at Bar Peached. Enjoy a fresh cocktails and flavorful, Korean-inspired plate at the old home of Winflo this spring.
JoAnn’s Fine Foods
1224 S Congress Ave | 512-358-6054 | Website
Shaded with lush landscaping right on South Congress, the patio at Joann’s Fine Foods can’t be beat. Stop by for a happy hour cocktail or plate of comfort food!
1914 E 6th St | 512-354-1480 | Website
Serving “vacation by the hour”, Last Straw has one of the East Side’s best new patios. Sip on a tiki cocktail during happy hour or grab a hearty plate from their inspired kitchen in the evening with a loved one.
She’s Not Here
440 W 2nd St | 512-888-1970 | Website
This Pacific Asian cocktail bar and kitchen is known for their fun cocktails and thoughtful menu. Grab a friend and head to their patio for a spring treat on their spacious patio.
1900 E Cesar Chavez St | 512-66-5171 | Website
Weekly happy hour is more fun at this colorful bodega! With everything from grab-and-go breakfast snacks to sandwiches and rotisserie specials, this space is the perfect neighborhood hang.
400 Josephine St | 512-675-5020 | Website
With the slogan “A neighborhood spot that just happens to be in a hotel”, it’s no wonder why this restaurant is making waves! Enjoy their community patio and some comfort food with friends.
Dean’s One Trick Pony
11 E Cesar Chavez St | 512-473-1570 | Website
Casual food and booze can be found at Dean’s One Trick Pony, a new restaurant at The Line Hotel. The patio is dog friendly, so bring your furry friend with you while you spend the spring enjoying bar snacks and creative cocktails!
5811 Berkman Dr | 512-609-8077 | Website
Dine on a beautifully-shaded patio lined with cozy booth and chair seating at Hank’s. With enough space for larger groups, pups and children, you can’t go wrong with this California-style comfort food.
Want a few more recommendations on where to eat and drink in Austin? Take a look at our area guides and find a few new things to enjoy,