Finding a great patio for dining is a great way to enjoy a romantic date in the summer. There are plenty of restaurants with patios that take reservations within Calgary. Here are a few of the top choices.
Chef's Table - 1126 Memorial Drive NW
With an incredible view of the Bow River and downtown, this patio provides plenty to enjoy. It's a fine-dining restaurant with excellent dishes, but you will want to make a reservation if you want to enjoy the patio as it fills up fast.
Sunterra Keynote - 200 12 Avenue SE
Another great patio found in Calgary is located at Sunterra Keynote. This patio is above the artisan grocer and provides a great spot for lunch. You can reserve a table in advance, which makes it perfect for a daytime date.
Balo Vietnamese - 1238 8 Street SW
A very good spot for pho and for patio dining, Balo Vietnamese provides just what you need in Calgary. You can enjoy satay in the sunshine, but make sure you get a reservation. This is one of the most popular patios in the Beltline area.
Molly Malone's - 1153 Kensington Cres. NW
A roof-to patio known as one of the best in the city, Molly Malone's will require a reservation. It's above the classic Iris pub and considered a premium choice for dining and drinking.
Cilantro - 338 17 Ave SW
Located on busy 17th Avenue, the patio is tucked away to create a romantic, private dining area. The ground-level brick patio features Virginia creeper lined walls that change colors with the season. Candles and twinkling lights set the stage for an intimate meal or quiet evening with friends. Seasonally inspired cocktails are on the menu and dinner features an assortment of small, medium, and large plates plus pizza, pasta, and desserts. Reservations are welcome and can be made by calling the restaurant, or by visiting their website.
Nick's Steakhouse and Pizza - 2439 Crowchild Trail NW
An old-school restaurant with plenty to offer, Nick's Steakhouse and Pizza is found across from the McMahon Stadium. After the game, you can head over to the patio for tailgating, steak, pizza and more. You will want to reserve your table in advance or you will be stuck waiting in line.
There are plenty of great patios for dining in Calgary. These are just a few of the premium choices that take reservations.