With the weather warming up, there’s no better place to be than sitting on a sunny patio sipping a cool drink.
Whether gazing out towards the ocean or watching golfers stroll the links, here are a few of the best patios in Delta, Surrey, and White Rock to soak up the sun.
Located at Morgan Crossing in South Surrey, the award winning My Shanti by Vikram Vij seeks to show the diversity of Indian food by offering a variety of regionally specific dishes. Bolstered by a warm, vibrant atmosphere and truly unique cocktails, a seat on the patio at My Shanti is one stop you won’t want to miss.
Address: 15869 Croydon Drive, Surrey
Sitting right on the beach, Hooked Fish Bar’s wrap around deck offers unobstructed views of the ocean and gulf islands. It’s the perfect spot to grab a bite to eat after a day at the beach.
Address: 12157 Beecher Street, Surrey
Whether kicking back after a round, or simply catching up with friends and family, the patio at Morgan’s doesn’t disappoint. With an amazing view of Morgan Creek Golf Course and mountains in the distance, what better way is there to spend a sunny afternoon?
Address: 3500 Morgan Creek Way, Surrey
Serving up made-from- scratch comfort food, Roadhouse Grille has been a favourite in the community for almost 20 years. They offer five distinct dining areas, including an outdoor patio and a glassed in atrium. The atrium showcases local artwork and allows you to feel like you’re outdoors while remaining out of the sun and wind, while the outdoor patio is surrounded by lush greenery and flowers.
Address: 1781 King George Boulevard, Surrey
From live music to brewmaster dinners with local craft breweries, there’s always something happening at One20 in North Delta. With a farm-to- table focused menu and a large selection of local craft beer on tap, their patio is an ideal spot to enjoy the sun this summer.
Address: 120 – 8037 120th Street, Delta
Sitting on the banks of the Fraser River, the patio offers scenic views overlooking the marina. It’s a lovely way to spend a relaxing, sunny afternoon.
Address: 5825 60th Avenue, Delta (Ladner)
Located in the heart of Ladner, Sharkey’s is well-known for its fresh seafood and
relaxed atmosphere. Sit and enjoy a drink on their large outdoor patio overlooking Ladner harbor.
Address: 4953 Chisholm Street, Delta (Ladner)
With views overlooking Tsawwassen Springs Golf Course and the North Shore mountains in the distance, it’s hard to imagine a more beautiful spot to sit on a sunny afternoon than Pat Quinn’s. A classic steak and seafood restaurant, they also offer a well curated wine, beer and cocktail menu.
Address: 5133 Springs Boulevard, Delta (Tsawwassen)
Operated by the Joseph Richard Group, the patio at Hemingway Public House offers ocean views and a lively atmosphere. With exceptional food and over 25 craft beers on tap, you’ll want spend your summer here.
Address: 14995 Marine Drive, White Rock
A fixture in White Rock for nearly 30 years, Charlie Don’t Surf has long been a favourite. Located in the heart of Marine Drive, the patio is the perfect spot to people watch, while taking in the ocean views
Address: 15011 Marine Drive, White Rock
The Boathouse in White Rock has a longstanding reputation of offering good food and great views. With the best ocean views in town, be sure to check out their rooftop patio this summer.
Address: 14935 Marine Drive, White Rock
Written by Natalie Browne – a self-taught hobby chef and food blogger with a passion for local and sustainable products. Visit her website at kitchenuncorked.com or follow her on Twitter @kitchenuncorked