Outdoor/Patio SituationSorted by most recent
Escondido Tex-Mex Patio
As the name implies, Escondido Tex-Mex Patio serves Tex-Mex and has an outdoor patio (and a big one at that).
Botolino is a gelato shop with two locations: one in Lower Greenville and another in Preston Hollow.
Sandwich Hag is a bánh mì spot in the Cedars neighborhood.
ChimLahn is a Vietnamese coffee and pastry spot inside Sandwich Hag that's open on the weekends.
Katy Trail Ice House
Head to Katy Trail Ice House in Uptown to post up outside on their patio with friends, beers, and inevitably a burger or some tacos.
Suze is a neighborhood staple in Northwest Dallas, with a large outdoor space and dishes like flatbreads, salads, pastas, and fish.
Rise No. 1
Rise No. 1 in Devonshire is a charming but small restaurant, so it’s perfect to bring your mom, a date, or a few friends for souffle.
Afrah Mediterranean Restaurant
Afrah moved next door to a bigger space in Richardson, where they are are still serving excellent Lebanese food.
Bubba’s Cooks Country
Bubba’s in Park Cities looks like a 50s diner, has a drive-thru, and serves great fried chicken and biscuit sandwiches.
Javier’s Gourmet Mexicano
Javier’s in Park Cities serves very good Tex-Mex in a massive space. Make sure to wash it all down with a margarita.
S & D Oyster Company
Head uptown to S&D for an old-school space and plenty of fried seafood, as well as fresh oysters.
Perfect Union Pizza Co.
Perfect Union Pizza Co. in Park Cities has craft cocktails, beer, and thin crust pizza (along with a few other options) in a bright space.