Top 10 Under-The-Radar Patios For The Perfect Summer In Atlanta

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Top 10 Under-The-Radar Patios For The Perfect Summer In Atlanta

Have a drink, relax, and unwind at one of these enchanting patios in Atlanta.

It doesn’t matter if you’re looking for brunch, or just a couple of drinks in the sun. Atlanta boasts some incredible outdoor dining/bar options to check out this summer.

1. Ladybird Grove & Mess Hall

Where: Inman Park

We’re obsessed with the patio at Ladybird. The campfire & lodge theme makes it an absolute dream in the summer months. With local beers and a tasty menu available, you’ve got to check it out! We suggest trying their Backyard BBQ Board to share.

2. Buena Vida Tapas + Sol

Where: 385 N Angier Ave NE Suite 100, 30308

Head to Buena Vida Tapas for a Spain-inspired patio with comfortable lounge seating right on the Beltline. Share some tapas with your friends, accompanied with a bottle of wine from their extensive list! You’ve got to try their croquetas! You’re going to want seconds so don’t say we didn’t warn you.

3. Canoe

Where: 4199 Paces Ferry Rd SE, 30339

Canoe’s outdoor space is so spectacular that it made the top spot of our favorite romantic restaurants in the ATL. Nestled next to the Chattahoochee River, a spectacular view is guaranteed from their enchanting outdoor space. Their outdoor bar has been newly renovated, so it would be rude not to visit!

4. Anis Cafe & Bistro

Where: 2974 Grandview Ave NE,  30305

This French inspired bistro is Instagram ready! With an enchanting patio and an extensive menu of omelets, crepes, sandwiches, and more. Anis’ is also an incredible place for a boozy brunch, with a vast selection of cocktails on offer.

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5. Brick Store Pub

Where: 125 E Court Square, Decatur, 30030

Check out Brick Store Pub’s brand new beer garden and you won’t be disappointed. With an incredible selection of beers and bites available, head to one of Atlanta’s oldest beer bars. It’s also pooch friendly making it great for dog lovers!


6. South City Kitchen

Where: Multiple locations

With four locations across the Atlanta area, you have to stop off at this Atlantan favorite. Their fried chicken is causing quite the buzz around town, and we’re not afraid to follow the flock when it looks this good!

7. Leon’s Full Service

Where: 131 E Ponce de Leon Ave, Decatur, 30030

Another great patio from Decatur has made the list. This time it’s Leon’s Full Service! You can’t leave without trying their addictive fries. Luckily, they are served by the bucket at Leon’s! The seasonal cocktail menu is always a treat for the taste buds, too!

8. Bone Garden Cantina

Where: 1425 Ellsworth Industrial Blvd NW, 30318

With one of the largest patios in West-Midtown, you’ve got to check out Bone Garden Cantina, especially if you love Mexican food! Their specialty margaritas go down a treat with some of the best Mexican food in the city. It’s even better when you’re outside soaking up the sun!

9. Milk & Honey

Where: 5495 Cascade Rd Suite 100

A contemporary venue with a cheery vibe featuring all-day brunch & Southern specialties. Milk & Honey have award winning Shrimp and Grits, so you’re going to want to try them. Don’t say we didn’t warn you. They may become your new ATL addiction.

10. Bangkok Station

Where: 550 Pharr Rd NE, Atlanta, GA 30305

If you love Thai food like us, then make sure you stop off at Bangkok Station as soon as possible. Enjoy their incredible selection of Thai dishes out on their gigantic patio. We recommend anything with their crispy pork belly!

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