The best patios for cheap drinks in Toronto

May 8 2018, 2:55 am

Patio real estate in Toronto is in high demand but the joys of drinking outdoors doesn’t need to break the bank.

For those seeking a slice of sunshine AND affordable drink specials, these are the top destinations for cheap drinks on a patio in Toronto.

Java House

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Pints of beer for $4.95 (pitchers from $13.50), sangria by the glass for $5.75 (or $16.25 per pitcher), and a cheap and cheerful food menu to match! This Queen West patio is about as budget-friendly as it gets in Toronto.

Address: 37 Queen Street West, Toronto
Phone: 416-504-3025


Joe Bird

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Joe Bird

Go after work for happy hour deals that includes wine for $1 per ounce, $4 bar rail, and $5 mixed drinks between 5 pm and 6:30 pm.

Address: 207 Queens Quay, Toronto
Phone: 647-977-2767

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Bistro 422

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The backyard patio at this dive bar is the perfect place to pregame on the cheap! Pitchers of Sangria (and other mixed drinks) costs just $12.39 while a pitcher of beer pitcher is priced between $12 and $14.

Done Right Inn

This well-worn Queen West bar boasts a secluded backyard patio that is always open! Go for $4.50 bottles of domestic and pints from $6.

Address: 861 Queen Street West, Toronto
Phone: 416-364-9102


Sauce on the Danforth

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With drink specials on offer every day of the week, the courtyard at this east side bar is the perfect place to enjoy a drink without breaking the bank. Weekdays from 4 pm to 7 pm a pint of beer costs just $5.31. Meanwhile, cocktails go for $6.42 before 6 pm daily.

Address: 376 Danforth Avenue, Toronto
Phone: 647-748-1376

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District Eatery

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The house wine is $1 an ounce while at least a half-dozen different cocktails can be had for $8.75 on the patio of this King West eatery. Compared to neighbouring restaurants, this place is a steal.

Address: 303 King Street West, Toronto
Phone: 416-979-9799

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