Top 10 Dallas Patios

Our Patio Picks – Best Spots To Dine “Al Fresco” In Dallas

As the weather gets nicer, dining outside becomes a must-do. In Dallas, there is no shortage of patio dining so check out The Scout Guide Dallas’ list of the top 10 patios where you can enjoy the beautiful weather while you snack and sip!

1. Paradiso: For The Bougie

Paradiso, located in Bishop Arts, is a full-service, Southern European-inspired restaurant situated in an idyllic shaded garden. Enjoy brunch, lunch, and dinner on the outdoor patio or inside amongst lush greenery and bespoke furniture.

📍 308 N Bishop Ave, Dallas, TX 75208

2. Katy Trail Ice House: For The Fit

Katy Trail Ice House, a casual beer garden with dozens of brews on tap & a roomy patio, is located right off the Katy Trail. This is a great spot for grabbing a beer and a bite after an active day of walking or biking.

📍 3127 Routh St, Dallas, TX 75201

3. Parigi: For The Sophisticated

Modeled after the bistros of Paris with a New York feel, Parigi has been in Dallas for over 38 years. The menu is diverse, eclectic, and stylish, the space cosmopolitan and refined, yet with an upbeat and friendly atmosphere that will immediately set you at ease.

📍 3311 Oak Lawn Ave, Dallas, TX 75219

4. Meridian: For The Foodies

Meridian, located in The Village in East Dallas, offers upscale American cuisine with a seasonal, a la carte menu. Known for its wood fire grill and locally sourced ingredients, it’s a top choice for both casual and special occasion dining, blending sophistication with comfort.

📍 5650 Village Glen Dr, Dallas, TX 75206

5. The Rustic: For The Cowboys & Cowgirls

The Rustic is a casual, down-home-style venue. Enjoy local craft beers, Texas wines, and spirits served by a friendly staff, listen to free live music from local and national artists, and take it all in from their award-winning patio.

📍 3656 Howell St, Dallas, TX 75204

6. Cane Rosso: For The Family

Every Cane Rosso location in DFW welcomes kids, but the North Dallas outpost stands out with giant Connect Four games and a spacious patio for the whole family. Their Napoli-style pizza pleases all ages, offering simple options for kids and sophisticated toppings for adults. Plus, every location features a bar with custom cocktails.

📍 6959 Arapaho Rd, Dallas, TX 75248

7. Georgie: For The Design Enthusiasts

At Georgie, aesthetics and culinary creativity take center stage. Designed by Brooklyn-based architectural firm GRT and featured in Architectural Digest, Georgie was honored as Best New Design by Eater Awards. Its elegant features include travertine and marble floors, coffered ceilings, cozy orange booths, and artwork by Julien Drach. And their cozy patio is the perfect spot to dine and sip on a cocktail!

📍 4514 Travis St Suite 132, Dallas, TX 75214

8. Ferris Wheelers: For Dog People

Ferris Wheelers is a laid-back BBQ restaurant with a large ferris wheel on the spacious patio. They serve delicious smoked brisket, ribs, and sandwiches, and their patio is dog-friendly. They also have a fully stocked bar and offer live music! Their patio is also large and laid back, which is why it’s one of the top 10 Dallas patios!

📍 1950 Market Center Blvd, Dallas, TX 75207

9. Mi Cocina on The Park: For The Art-Lovers

Mi Cocina on the Park, nestled in Klyde Warren Park, offers beautiful views of Klyde Warren Park and delicious margaritas. The iconic glass building seamlessly merges with the park’s beauty, providing panoramic views of Downtown Dallas for a unique patio experience. Plus it’s in the heart of the Dallas Arts District, near the Nasher Sculpture Museum, The Dallas Museum of Art, and more.

📍 2000 Woodall Rodgers Fwy, Dallas, TX 75201

10. Community Beer: For the Beer Buffs

Community Beer serves deliciously fresh local and seasonal beers with a laid-back, casual vibe. They have live music, brewery tours, & more. Whether it’s trivia nights, beer yoga (yes, that’s a real thing!), or karaoke, there’s always something fun to do at Community Beer. Plus, their large patio is perfect for big groups or grabbing a beer at happy hour.

📍 3110 Commonwealth Dr, Dallas, TX 75247

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