It’s another Monday and you know what that means. It’s time for our roundup of the top six patios of the week! Whether it’s brunches, casual dinners or rooftop views, the city seems to keep having plenty of spots to choose from. But that’s why we’re here, to make it easy to pick your next dining destination in the 6ix.
Here are top six patios of the week:
Located atop Garden Theatre on College Street, the Skyflower patio offers diners a breathtaking view of the city skyline. The menu boasts of a myriad of dishes like lettuce wraps, halibut, ribs & steak, lamb and more. They also offer a collection of feature cocktails, wine and beer. The patio is open from Tuesday to Sunday from 5:30 pm to 10:30 pm. Nightlife and bottle service is available Thursday to Saturday from 11:00 pm.
Must haves: Truffle Burger, Halibut
This King West haunt serves up an eclectic menu of pub food and drinks. Think burgers, pizzas, salad bowls and sharable snacks, which is what you can expect at this joint. They’re open from 12 pm during the week and from 11 a.m. on weekends. Reservations can be made online here.
Must haves: Brunch menu
Enjoy some of the finest wood-fired Napoletana-style pizza in the 6ix. They offer four different kinds of crust including Napoletana, Roma, Kamut and Gluten-Free. Along with pizza, you can also find pasta and lasagna at this Roncesvalles Avenue gem. The patio is open Monday to Thursday from 4 pm – 9 pm and Friday to Sunday from 12:30 p.m. – 9:30 p.m.
Must haves: Crispy Brussels Sprouts, Pumba Pizza
Sibling to Mamakas Taverna, this spot offers a Greek selection of small dishes and appetizers (meze). Complete the meal with a drink of your choice. This includes cocktails, white wine, red wine and sparkling. Bar Koukla is open from Wednesday to Sunday from 12 p.m. to 10 p.m. and is closed on Mondays and Tuesdays.
Must haves: Lamb Ribs, Tapas
Experience a taste of Italy with this dining establishment at Bloor Street. The menu features dishes of small plates, handmade pasta and items from the grill. They’re open from Wednesday to Sunday from 6 p.m. to 11 p.m. and are closed on Mondays and Tuesdays. You can reserve a table through their website here.
Must haves: Focaccia, Handmade Pasta
The restaurant providers customers with the ultimate 100% plant-based experience. Their specialty lies in turning typical meat-based dishes into delicious vegetarian options. This includes sushi, dumplings, noodles and lots more. They also serve a separate brunch and dessert menu. PLANTA Yorkville is open daily from 12 p.m. to 9 p.m. Reservations can be made through their site here.
Must haves: Coconut Ceviche, Lettuce Wraps