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Best patios in Northwest Calgary

Hanna McLean May 14, 2017 10:00 pm 353

With warm weather finally hitting Calgary, there’s no better time than the present to enjoy a meal, cold drinks, and good company in the great outdoors.

Luckily, for urban dwellers and visitors, Calgary offers a never-ending list of fabulous patios, providing city views, people-watching opportunities, endless sunshine, and solid menu choices.

Here are the best patios in Northwest Calgary.

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Container Bar

This cozy patio is tucked between buildings in Kensington. A true urban hideaway, getting a spot on this patio is always a treat.

Address: 1131 Kensington Road NW
Instagram: @containerbaryyc

Dairy Lane

Dairy Lane’s quant little patio gets a ton of sun and it’s the perfect place to enjoy this spot’s epic brunch food.

Address: 319 – 19 Street NW
Instagram: @dairylane_yyc

Hayden Block

The extended front garden and patio at Hayden Block is a total sun trap and it’s the ideal place to chow down on some BBQ and sip some whiskey.

Address: 1136 Kensington Road NW
Instagram: @haydenblockyyc

Modern Steak

It’s always a good idea to check out the intimate terrace patio at one of Calgary’s top steakhouses.

Address: 107 10A Street NW
Instagram: @modernsteakca

Oak Tree Tavern

Image: Oak Tree Tavern / Facebook

Take in the city skyline and views of the Bow River from this spot’s open air rooftop patio.

Address: 124 10th Street NW

Original Joe’s – Kensington

This OJ’s location is perfect for patio people watching. Located right on Kensington Road, when the sun is shining you’ll thoroughly enjoy this Original Joe’s.

Address: 1220 Kensington Road NW
Instagram: @ojskensington


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Whether you’re coming by for a coffee, a treat, or a delicious brunch, Vendome is a fantastic spot to settle, especially outside on the cafe’s snug patio.

Address: 940 2 Avenue NW
Instagram: @vendomeyyc

Hanna McLean
Hanna is a Staff Food Writer at Daily Hive. She's lived on both coasts and has concluded that pizza tastes great no matter where you're eating it. She loves rap music, craft beer, and she probably has crumbs on her keyboard right now.

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