13 amazing Edmonton patios you need to visit this spring

Apr 4 2023, 3:00 pm

Looking for the very best Edmonton patios?

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

Lucky for urban dwellers and visitors alike, Edmonton offers a never-ending list of fabulous patios, providing city views, people-watching opportunities, sunshine, and solid menu choices. Many of these outdoor spaces also happen to be at some of the best bars in the city as well.

Here are some Edmonton patios you need to visit this summer.


This popular spot has a unique winter patio experience for dining inside domes but it’s the spectacular rooftop patio here that has people revved up for summer.

Address: 10315 83rd Avenue NW, Edmonton




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Baijiu, the outrageously popular cocktail bar located in the heart of Edmonton, also has a semi-secret, not-so-secret patio in the back. Surrounded by the exposed brick of the building, this patio has an urban-meets-tropical vibe with tables covered by umbrellas.

Address: 10359 104th Street NW, Edmonton



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The bright and contemporary smokehouse serves up incredible BBQ and the patio here is a great place to enjoy it. Located in the heart of Old Strathcona, the people-watching at Meat is pretty much as good as it gets.

Address: 8216 104th Street NW, Edmonton




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MKT is a massive upscale experience wrapped up in a casual, genuine atmosphere and the outdoor seating experience is top-notch.  When sitting outside, you’ll be surrounded by the sights and sounds of the Whyte Avenue Entertainment District.

Address: 8101 Gateway Boulevard NW, Edmonton


Spotlight Cabaret


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Offering a bird’s eye view around Whyte Avenue, Spotlight Cabaret’s rooftop patio is a great place to party all day and all night or enjoy the great outdoors over brunch.

Address: 8217 104th Street, Edmonton


CRAFT Beer Market Edmonton

Soak up the sunshine on the welcoming patio at CRAFT Beer Market in the downtown core, with fresh renovations bringing high tables and comfy seating. Fetch yourself a pint and enjoy the comfort-driven pub grub they dish up.

Address: 10013 101A Avenue, Edmonton


The Canadian Brewhouse (Windermere)

Nestled in Windermere, this Canadian Brewhouse location is gaining a reputation for its large rooftop patio. You’ll be sure to get a spot because of how spacious it is. You can be seated Monday to Friday from 11 am to 2 am, and Saturday and Sunday from 10 am to 2 am. Children are allowed until 8 pm.

Address: 6093 Currents Drive NW, Edmonton


Riverside Bistro

This bistro is a hidden gem in downtown Edmonton that’s offering some of the best views of the iconic river valley.

Address: 1 Thornton Court NW, Edmonton


Julio’s Barrio

It’s always a fiesta at this can’t-miss spot on Whyte Avenue. Beers, margaritas, Mexican food, and the original bulldog cocktail decorate the tables at Julio’s, a party from open ’til close.

Address: 10450 82nd Avenue NW, Edmonton

The Parlour Italian Kitchen & Bar

What could be more charming than wood-fired pizza in a downtown setting? All of it can be enjoyed over beers while taking in skyline views on the rooftop patio here with beautiful brick-built walls.

Address: 10334 108th Street NW, Edmonton


The Glass Monkey


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This hip gastropub has an excellent patio that feels like a friend’s backyard. Overhanging trees supply shade from the sun, and the fence and potted plants add even more to the friendly backyard ambiance.

Address: 5842 111th Street NW, Edmonton


Central Social Hall

Every day and all-day brunch is best enjoyed on the sunny patio here, or grab a burger — it’s one of the best in Edmonton. It’s also one of the best Edmonton patios with bright umbrellas and multiple tiers.

Address: 10909 Jasper Avenue, Edmonton


El Furniture Warehouse

Not only is the food cheap, but it’s a late-night spot that always makes for quite the party. According to the El Furniture Instagram account, this will also be “Edmonton’s biggest patio!”

Address: 10765 Jasper Avenue, Edmonton


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