Nothing says winter is over quite like a refreshing beverage on a beautiful patio. Dublin is home to your new favorite outdoor dining spot, whether you're looking for something quaint and quiet or hustling and bustling. Treat yourself to one of these top Dublin patio dining locations.

North High Brewing

North High Brewing Patio

Style: Brewpub, American Eats

Price: $$

If you're looking for a place to kick back and relax with friends on a sunny afternoon, then look no further than North High Brewing. Offering a unique blend of handcrafted beers, cocktails and food, plus an extended back patio conveniently connected to COHatch, it's the perfect place to work, eat and play! 

Café Istanbul

Patio Cafe Istanbul

Style: Turkish, Mediterranean

Price: $$

If you're looking for one of the best views in Dublin, Café Istanbul's patio is it! Their year-round patio is perched above the Scioto River and is fully equipped with a retractable roof making for an all-weather alfresco dining experience. Combine these breathtaking views with authentic Turkish cuisine and handcrafted cocktails and you'll find yourself making any excuse to plan your next visit.

Getaway Brewing Company


Style: Cocktails, Craft Brewery

Price: $$

Experience all the fun of a vacation without the jet lag. From tropical tiki drinks to beachy brews, Getaway Brewing Co. is a stress-free escape that'll put you on island time the minute you walk in. Head up to the bar and grab a drink before you take a seat on the picture perfect-patio that sits right along High St. Every seat is the best seat in the house when you're at Getaway. The giant windows, an abundance of plant life and inviting greenhouse makes the entire dining room feel as if you're in your favorite vacation spot. 

Market Bar 

Market Bar Patio at Nighttime

Style: Beer, Wine & Spirits 

Price: $$

Serving up a menu of market guests craft cocktails, local craft beers, and best-in-class wines, Market Bar located inside North Market Bridge Park is your new favorite drink destination. Located in the heart of Bridge Park, Market Bar's patio is the place to be for anyone who likes to be in the middle of the action. Once you've finished your drinks (and gotten something to eat from one of the 19 merchants), take something home from Market Bars' selection of fine wines, local craft beers, and to-go cocktails.

Dublin Village Tavern

Couple walking to the Dublin Village Tavern Patio

Style: Irish Pub

Price: $$

Dublin Village Tavern offers a cozy environment, perfect for locals and visitors alike. There is plenty of people watching to do, as the patio sits just next to South High Street, among some of Dublin's most beloved local businesses. The juxtaposition of the hustle of High Street and the serenity of the patio offers something for everyone.

If you're looking for something relaxing yet bustling, the Dublin Village Tavern is your go-to spot. You are sure to enjoy some of their Irish-inspired menu items and imported draft beers - to enjoy them at a discounted price, stop in for happy hour, Monday through Friday, from 3 pm to 7 pm.

VASO Rooftop Lounge

Vaso Rooftop

Style: Spanish Tapas

Price: $$$

In search of the best rooftop view in Dublin? Look no further than VASO Rooftop Louge. High atop the AC Hotel, VASO serves up handcrafted, unique cocktails and Spanish-style tapas. Visit during happy hour (weekdays from 4 pm - 6 pm) for discounted food and drinks to pair with your amazing view!

Fado Pub & Kitchen

Fado Patio

Style: Irish/European

Price: $$

Enjoy your evening meal with an Irish twist at Fado Pub & Kitchen. Located at Bridge Park, Fado's patio is home to one of the best views of the new Dublin Link Pedestrian Bridge. Some of our favorite menu items include their Fried Goat Cheese appetizer and their Fish & Chips entree. Be sure to head there during happy hour, Monday - Friday, 4 pm - 7 pm. 

Matt the Miller's

Matt the Miller's Patio Table with martini

Style: American Traditional

Price: $$

Matt the Miller's is well known for offering fresh, high-quality food, but they also offer great service in a beautiful atmosphere. The patio at their Dublin location is one of the most Instagram-worthy views in town. While lunch and dinner are always fantastic at Matt's, their brunch is one of the best meals to enjoy on the patio. Grab yourself a drink from their "Ultimate Bloody Mary Bar" and enjoy!

Coast Wine House

Coast Wine House Patio

Style: Small Plates/Wine Bar

Price: $$$

Coast Wine House is home to one of Dublin's newest patios located right in the heart of Historic Dublin. Serving a rotating menu made up of locally sourced, seasonal small plates and wines from across the globe, Coast is bound to be your new favorite spot for sips and sunshine. 



Mezzo Patio

Style: Italian

Price: $$$

Mezzo is one of the most unique locations on the list, as it is not only two stories, it also has three patios! Each one offers slightly different views and scenery, but all three are open for happy hour, so you can't go wrong. Strung-up lights and chandeliers give it a warm, cozy feeling, perfect for date night. Happy hour is available Monday through Friday, 4 pm – 7 pm, featuring beer, wine, cocktails, small plates, and pizzas.

Can't make up your mind? Take your drink to go and explore everything Downtown Dublin has to eat, see and experience in the DORA District

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