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Al Fresco Dining

Enjoy outdoor dining on a beautiful patio or terrace. Unless noted below, outdoor tables are available on a first come, first serve basis.

100 Restaurants Al Fresco Dining

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photo of zutro restaurant & bar restaurant
Awesome
(67)
86% 86% Recommend
$ $ $ $
American Downtown
Z on23, our rooftop bar, offers the perfect setting for craft cocktails and light bites.
photo of lucio's byob & grill restaurant
Exceptional
(678)
100% 100% Recommend
$ $ $ $
American Midtown / Montrose
Don't forget to grab your favorite wine before coming in , BYOB every day of the week!
photo of nundini chef's table restaurant
Awesome
(326)
83% 83% Recommend
$ $ $ $
Italian Heights / Washington
Dine among the Geraniums in an intimate outdoor setting. Enjoy your dining experience on our Pergola
photo of seasons 52 - westheimer restaurant
Exceptional
(2330)
94% 94% Recommend
$ $ $ $
American Galleria / Uptown
Join us to sip a glass of our finest. Choose from inside seating, at the bar, or on our patio.
photo of coppa osteria restaurant
Exceptional
(760)
94% 94% Recommend
$ $ $ $
Italian Rice Village
Enjoy tapas or a satisfying meal over a glass of wine or cocktail overlooking Houston's Midtown.
photo of ristorante cavour at the hotel granduca restaurant
Awesome
(639)
94% 94% Recommend
$ $ $ $
Italian Galleria / Uptown
Special Request For Outdoor Dinners! Outdoor Tables May Be Reserved.

photo of toulouse - houston restaurant
Exceptional
(723)
87% 87% Recommend
$ $ $ $
French River Oaks
Join us and dine outdoors in the heart of ROD shopping center.
photo of emmaline restaurant
Exceptional
(1016)
94% 94% Recommend
$ $ $ $
American Midtown / Montrose
Hurry, we only have 4 timeslots left!
Come enjoy our amazing garden patios and upstairs mezzanine lounge. Pet friendly!
photo of willie g's restaurant
Exceptional
(1719)
87% 87% Recommend
$ $ $ $
Seafood Galleria / Uptown
Enjoy some fresh air and delicious seafood and steaks, G's style!
photo of le colonial - houston restaurant
Exceptional
(1270)
95% 95% Recommend
$ $ $ $
Vietnamese Galleria / Uptown
Please join us on our Parisian style sidewalk cafe.
photo of ouisie's table restaurant
Exceptional
(3100)
90% 90% Recommend
$ $ $ $
Southern Galleria / Uptown
Dine in Bear's Garden with river rock sidewalks. Shaded/covered areas available with fans.
photo of mccormick & schmick's seafood - houston restaurant
Awesome
(2832)
92% 92% Recommend
$ $ $ $
Seafood Galleria / Uptown
Enjoy succulent seafood, great steaks and fresh air from the comfort of our beautiful patio
photo of brenner's steakhouse on the bayou restaurant
Exceptional
(3695)
91% 91% Recommend
$ $ $ $
Steakhouse River Oaks
Join us for a leisurely meal or hand-crafted cocktail and innovative small plates out on the patio!
photo of masraff's restaurant
Exceptional
(2695)
95% 95% Recommend
$ $ $ $
Contemporary American Galleria / Uptown
Come Join Us For A Cocktail Or A Full Meal On Our Relaxing Patio.

photo of la table - château restaurant
Exceptional
(896)
81% 81% Recommend
$ $ $ $
French American Galleria / Uptown
Enjoy the fresh air on the patio at La Table-Marché for brunch, lunch, dinner & happy hour.
photo of grotto - houston restaurant
Exceptional
(1136)
96% 96% Recommend
$ $ $ $
Italian Galleria / Uptown
Enjoy our fabulous outdoor patio with drink & lite bite specials from 4-7pm Monday-Friday.
photo of grace's restaurant
Exceptional
(1985)
94% 94% Recommend
$ $ $ $
American Upper Kirby / Shepherd Corridor
Houston is gorgeous in the Spring-time! Join us on the patio at Grace's!
photo of moxie's grill & bar - houston restaurant
Exceptional
(253)
92% 92% Recommend
$ $ $ $
American Galleria / Uptown
Moxie's Patio is the place to be to simply get outside and enjoy a cocktail or meal with friends.
photo of la griglia - houston restaurant
Exceptional
(1512)
95% 95% Recommend
$ $ $ $
Italian River Oaks
Enjoy outdoor dining at our modern patio with couches, an outdoor fireplace & big screen television!
photo of américas river oaks restaurant
Exceptional
(2571)
89% 89% Recommend
$ $ $ $
Latin American River Oaks
Enjoy a delicious meal on our outdoor patio seating area!
photo of laurenzo's restaurant restaurant
Exceptional
(1545)
97% 97% Recommend
$ $ $ $
American Heights / Washington
We Provide All Out Side Seating with Misters and TV's
Happy Hour Pricing included. Patio covered
photo of arnaldo richards' picos restaurant
Exceptional
(819)
91% 91% Recommend
$ $ $ $
Regional Mexican Upper Kirby / Shepherd Corridor
Bar patio serves great drinks & apps & has 2 TV screens. Heated dining patio has protective shades.
photo of international smoke houston restaurant
Awesome
(357)
78% 78% Recommend
$ $ $ $
American Energy Corridor
Experience global flavors at International Smoke as you dine on our weather-proof patio!
photo of brennan's of houston restaurant
Exceptional
(2869)
96% 96% Recommend
$ $ $ $
Creole / Cajun / Southern Midtown / Montrose
Our Courtyard Is Anchored By A Striking Fountain And Shaded With Oak Trees. $7 Menu From 2-7 Pm.

photo of ritual restaurant
Exceptional
(979)
95% 95% Recommend
$ $ $ $
American Heights / Washington
Enjoy the spring weather from the patio at Ritual on the corner of White Oak and Studewood Street!
photo of sorrento ristorante italiano restaurant
Exceptional
(2153)
95% 95% Recommend
$ $ $ $
Italian Midtown / Montrose
Join Us For A Great Outdoor Dining Experience!

photo of churrascos - river oaks restaurant
Awesome
(1734)
89% 89% Recommend
$ $ $ $
Latin American Upper Kirby / Shepherd Corridor
Check out our hidden patio! Surrounded by greenery, perfect place to enjoy a meal or beverage!
photo of beaver's - westheimer restaurant
Awesome
(237)
84% 84% Recommend
$ $ $ $
American Galleria / Uptown
Picnic Tables
Closed off Kid Zone
ES & Service Animals Only Welcome
Covered High-tops with Fans

Top special:

Dam Good Happy Hour

photo of cavatore italian restaurant restaurant
Exceptional
(760)
89% 89% Recommend
$ $ $ $
Italian Heights / Washington
Come enjoy a glass of prosecco and Italian dishes on our patio.
photo of roma restaurant
Awesome
(518)
83% 83% Recommend
$ $ $ $
Italian Rice Village
Come and enjoy some Branzino al Forno al fresco on our beautiful and charming covered patio!
photo of crisp - heights restaurant
Awesome
(467)
95% 95% Recommend
$ $ $ $
Contemporary Italian Heights / Washington
We have plenty of patio seating under our awning or in our uncovered area.
photo of mccormick & schmick's seafood - houston - downtown restaurant
Awesome
(2063)
87% 87% Recommend
$ $ $ $
Seafood Downtown
Enjoy succulent seafood, great steaks and fresh air from the comfort of our beautiful patio
photo of tourão restaurant
Exceptional
(190)
96% 96% Recommend
$ $ $ $
Brazilian Midtown / Montrose
Enjoy our Patio Lounge with a Boteco (a la carte) menu, live performance every Fridays!
photo of schilleci's new orleans kitchen restaurant
Exceptional
(1203)
97% 97% Recommend
$ $ $ $
Seafood The Woodlands
Enjoy the beautiful Texas weather with us and dine outside on our Market Street patio.
photo of birraporetti's - theater district restaurant
Awesome
(2168)
92% 92% Recommend
$ $ $ $
Italian Downtown
Located Outside Of Either Restaurant Entrance.

photo of sonoma wine bar & restaurant - upper kirby restaurant
Exceptional
(56)
100% 100% Recommend
$ $ $ $
Wine Bar Upper Kirby / Shepherd Corridor
Sonoma Wine Bar - Upper Kirby offers a fully covered, dog-friendly patio.

Top special:

Wine Happy Hour at Sonoma

photo of the blue fish - bayou restaurant
Awesome
(688)
84% 84% Recommend
$ $ $ $
Sushi Downtown
Enjoy your favorite sushi and sake underneath the stars on our expansive patio
photo of the union kitchen (bellaire) restaurant
Awesome
(762)
91% 91% Recommend
$ $ $ $
Contemporary American Bellaire
Relax on our Big Beautiful Covered Patio. Live Music Every Friday!

photo of daily grill - houston westin hotel restaurant
Awesome
(107)
100% 100% Recommend
$ $ $ $
American Galleria / Uptown

photo of the remington restaurant - the st. regis houston restaurant
Awesome
(105)
85% 85% Recommend
$ $ $ $
American Galleria / Uptown
Hurry, we only have 4 timeslots left!
Enjoy The Old Favourite Tapas, Sophisicated Cocktail List As Well As Stellar Wine Choice.
photo of hard rock cafe - houston restaurant
Awesome
(181)
86% 86% Recommend
$ $ $ $
American Downtown
Our covered patio makes a great place for drinks, lunch, dinner, and hanging with friends.
photo of seasons 52 houston city centre restaurant
Exceptional
(1763)
93% 93% Recommend
$ $ $ $
Contemporary American West Side
Join us to sip a glass of our finest. Choose from inside seating, at the bar, or on our patio.
photo of phil and dereks restaurant
Awesome
(242)
92% 92% Recommend
$ $ $ $
Cajun Downtown
Hurry, we only have 4 timeslots left!
Covered patio. Smoking is permitted, place your request in your reservation notes.
photo of the union kitchen (memorial dr) restaurant
Exceptional
(1259)
92% 92% Recommend
$ $ $ $
Contemporary American West Side
Wonderful large covered PATIO with scenic view and Live Music.

photo of mccormick & schmick's town & country village restaurant
Awesome
(2291)
84% 84% Recommend
$ $ $ $
Seafood West Side
Enjoy succulent seafood, great steaks and fresh air from the comfort of our beautiful patio
photo of churrascos - memorial city restaurant
Awesome
(862)
94% 94% Recommend
$ $ $ $
Latin American West Side
Join us outside on our patio! Social Hour available Monday through Saturday, 4 - 7 PM!
photo of kirby's prime steakhouse - the woodlands restaurant
Awesome
(2107)
86% 86% Recommend
$ $ $ $
Steakhouse The Woodlands
Join Us For A Great Outdoor Dining Experience!

photo of radio milano restaurant
Excellent
(178)
100% 100% Recommend
$ $ $ $
Italian West Side
Join us on the Milano Bar patio with the full Radio Milano dining room menu, wine, and drink menus.

Top special:

Happy Hour Classics
Enjoy a Calamari on Us!

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photo of churrascos-sugar land restaurant
Exceptional
(1507)
95% 95% Recommend
$ $ $ $
Latin American Sugar Land / Missouri City
Churrascos newest location in sugar Land features a Beautiful patio on the bank of Brooks lake.

photo of del frisco's grille - woodlands restaurant
Awesome
(1065)
85% 85% Recommend
$ $ $ $
American The Woodlands
We offer a stunning outdoor patio with exquisite views of Lake Woodlands.
photo of avenida brazil - southwest houston restaurant
Exceptional
(679)
85% 85% Recommend
$ $ $ $
Brazilian Steakhouse Stafford
Hurry, we only have 4 timeslots left!
Outdoor patio for happy hour, bar appetizers and cocktails. Perfect for private dining and groups.
photo of jasper's - the woodlands restaurant
Exceptional
(2458)
91% 91% Recommend
$ $ $ $
American The Woodlands
Join us for lunch or dinner on our Bar Patio. Great for Happy Hour!
photo of fogo de chao brazilian steakhouse - the woodlands restaurant
Awesome
(902)
86% 86% Recommend
$ $ $ $
Brazilian Steakhouse The Woodlands
Join us daily for Dinner or weekdays for Happy Hour on the Patio.
photo of the union kitchen (kingwood) restaurant
Exceptional
(878)
98% 98% Recommend
$ $ $ $
American Kingwood / Humble / Atascocita
Chill out on our covered Patio.
photo of robard's steakhouse @ the woodlands resort restaurant
Exceptional
(765)
92% 92% Recommend
$ $ $ $
Steakhouse The Woodlands
Overlooking the golf course, enjoy dinner or drinks on the patio year-round. Happy Hour 4-6p M-Sat.
photo of amerigo’s grille – the woodlands restaurant
Reviews coming soon
$ $ $ $
Italian The Woodlands
Enjoy a relaxing meal in our outdoor patio, shaded by trees and surrounded by vibrant foliage.

photo of marvino's italian kitchen restaurant
Awesome
(57)
90% 90% Recommend
$ $ $ $
Italian Cypress
Discover Marvino's outdoor patio - it's the perfect place to enjoy a delicious Italian meal!
photo of nick’s fish dive restaurant
Awesome
(398)
87% 87% Recommend
$ $ $ $
Seafood The Woodlands
Enjoy our best view of The Woodlands waterway. Watch the dancing fountains while you dine.
photo of las alamedas restaurant
Excellent
(491)
82% 82% Recommend
$ $ $ $
Mexican Katy
Enjoy our beautiful patios overlooking the courtyard! The cooling misters are always refreshing!
photo of avenida brazil - woodlands restaurant
Exceptional
(179)
96% 96% Recommend
$ $ $ $
Brazilian Steakhouse The Woodlands
Outdoor patio for happy hour, bar appetizers and cocktails. Perfect for private dining and groups.
photo of fisherman's wharf restaurant
Awesome
(346)
90% 90% Recommend
$ $ $ $
Seafood Galveston
Hurry, we only have 4 timeslots left!
Ideally situated right on the water next to The Tall Ship Elissa and Galveston Cruise Terminal.
photo of peli peli - galleria restaurant
Awesome
(1657)
89% 89% Recommend
$ $ $ $
South African Galleria / Uptown
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Dine at the #1 restaurant in Houston - at the largest patio in the Galleria Mall. Happy hour 2-7pm
photo of post oak grill restaurant
Exceptional
(693)
100% 100% Recommend
$ $ $ $
American Galleria / Uptown
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Join Us For A Great Outdoor Dining Experience!

photo of bistro menil restaurant
Exceptional
(544)
95% 95% Recommend
$ $ $ $
European Midtown / Montrose
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Join us for al fresco dining on our beautiful patio, Lunch, Brunch, Tea (2-5) and Dinner.
photo of provisions restaurant
Exceptional
(1227)
88% 88% Recommend
$ $ $ $
American Midtown / Montrose
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Join us for happy hour specials on our patio from 2:30 to 6:00.
photo of ibiza food and wine bar restaurant
Exceptional
(2360)
98% 98% Recommend
$ $ $ $
Mediterranean Midtown / Montrose
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Enjoy tapas or a satisfying meal over a glass of wine or cocktail overlooking Houston's Midtown.
photo of diana american grill restaurant
Awesome
(422)
91% 91% Recommend
$ $ $ $
Contemporary American Downtown
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Enjoy a delicious meal on the patio with an amazing downtown view!

photo of la villa - french riviera food restaurant
Awesome
(145)
91% 91% Recommend
$ $ $ $
French Midtown / Montrose
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Beautiful green patios both downstairs and upstairs available for your enjoyment here at Cafe Azur!
photo of punk's simple southern food restaurant
Awesome
(534)
88% 88% Recommend
$ $ $ $
American Rice Village
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Two large inviting patios surround our main dining room with six big screen tvs to watch the game!
photo of sonoma wine bar & restaurant - heights restaurant
Awesome
(160)
92% 92% Recommend
$ $ $ $
Wine Bar Heights / Washington
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The Rooftop Patio offers a cozy getaway complete with a fireplace and views of downtown skyline.
photo of cafe poetes restaurant
Exceptional
(9)
80% 80% Recommend
$ $ $ $
Café Midtown / Montrose
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If you want to be transported in the little streets of Paris our patio is your destination.
photo of batanga restaurant
Excellent
(1085)
81% 81% Recommend
$ $ $ $
Tapas / Small Plates Downtown
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Patio dining year round on our 3,600 sq ft patio. 50% off bottles of wine Sundays!
photo of the devine affair restaurant
Exceptional
(335)
90% 90% Recommend
$ $ $ $
Italian West Side
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Our covered patio is the place to be. Come join us for a bite to eat and glass of wine. CHEERS!!!
photo of peli peli - vintage park restaurant
Exceptional
(3941)
96% 96% Recommend
$ $ $ $
South African Spring
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Enjoy our award-winning cuisine under a covered patio facing the beautiful piazza at Vintage Park!
photo of peli peli - katy restaurant
Awesome
(598)
94% 94% Recommend
$ $ $ $
South African Katy
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Enjoy our award-winning cuisine on the covered patio facing the green space at LaCenterra!
photo of churrascos - champions restaurant
Awesome
(498)
89% 89% Recommend
$ $ $ $
Latin American Champions
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Join us outside on our patio! Social Hour available Monday through Saturday, 4 - 7 PM!
photo of grotto - the woodlands restaurant
Awesome
(695)
93% 93% Recommend
$ $ $ $
Italian The Woodlands
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Dine al fresco at Market Street--enjoy Happy Hour or leisurely meal on our patio!
photo of churrascos - the woodlands restaurant
Awesome
(389)
73% 73% Recommend
$ $ $ $
Latin American The Woodlands
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Join us outside on our outdoor patio seating area next to the gorgeous view of the waterway!
photo of number 13 restaurant
Exceptional
(831)
93% 93% Recommend
$ $ $ $
Steakhouse Galveston
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Beautiful outdoor dining.
photo of broken barrel restaurant
Awesome
(112)
83% 83% Recommend
$ $ $ $
Global, International The Woodlands
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Beautiful patio overlooking the lake. Come enjoy a glass of wine with us and watch the sunset.

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