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. Summers are made for outdoor dining, don’t let it pass you by without experiencing a few of these sun-soaked spots. Enjoying a meal outdoors is easy with all the dining options across the city. From early morning to star-lit nights, eating a meal outdoors in this city is an experience you don’t want to miss. And when winter arrives, longer nights offer the perfect excuse to warm up by a fire on a winterized patio and 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...