It’s all about the patios this season and what better way to celebrate than with our list of the best patios on Stephen Avenue. Sit back with some food, a cold drink, some good friends, and enjoy the summer sun.
Teatro is an upscale restaurant serving weekend brunches, weekday lunches and dinners. The patio at this joint is perfect for a sunny afternoon or weekend brunch with your friends. Try one of their lunch tasting menus.
Address: 200 8th Avenue SE, Calgary
The Sandstone Lounge is located within the Hyatt Regency hotel. Check out their outdoor patio for a great view of downtown Calgary, especially all lit up at night.
Address: 100-700 Centre Street S, Calgary
This Milestones location has a huge patio perfect for summer evenings. The chain restaurant serves a little bit of everything, and is the perfect patio for some good food and hanging out with friends anytime during the summer.
Address: 100 8th Avenue SE, Calgary
This steakhouse restaurant is known for its signature wine lists and locally acquired cuts of steak. Bask in the sun, check out their patio, and indulge in a steak.
Address: 101 8th Avenue SW, Calgary
Head over to Blue Vinny Diner for some great breakfast fare. Try one of their Belgian waffles or signature hash dishes, and make sure to sit on the patio and get all the sun you can while it’s still patio season.
Address: 105 8th Avenue SW, Calgary
You know exactly what you’re going to get at Original Joe’s. The chain restaurant offers good food with a lot of options and this location’s patio is always a great choice for soaking up some sun.
Address: 109 8th Avenue SW, Calgary
Blink is a smaller restaurant located on the historic Stephen Avenue. The restaurant only seats 62, including the cozy patio out front. Head over to the patio and try the curry poached Arctic char or the mushroom risotto.
Address: 111 8th Avenue SW, Calgary
Klein/Harris is a restaurant with only a few tables available on their patio, and you won’t want to miss out on snagging one. The patio is great for watching people stroll on Stephen Avenue and the food is great too.
Address: 110 8th Avenue SW, Calgary
The James Joyce is an Authentic Irish pub in the heart of Stephen Avenue. Head to the patio here and enjoy some traditional Irish food like the Irish potato boxty, Irish lamb stew, or the ploughman’s lunch.
Address: 114 8th Avenue SW, Calgary