Best patios in Northwest Calgary

May 14 2017, 5:30 am

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

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