Friends dining on the patio at El Catrin restaurant in Toronto's Distillery District

Outdoor Dining

From boozy brunches to leisurely nightcaps, Toronto’s patios add ambiance to your cocktail, whatever the hour. Don’t let summer pass you by without experiencing a few of these hot spots, which offer an ideal way to make the most of a sultry summer day or night in the city.

And when winter arrives, longer nights offer the perfect excuse to warm up by a fire on a winterized patio and even indulge in a decadent treat. 

Toronto’s multicultural roots are deliciously reflected in over 7,500 restaurants across 158 neighbourhoods. This is a true eater’s city. Bring your appetite so you can sample culinary experiences for...