Going to a restaurant can be more than just picking your favorite dish from the menu. It can bring a sense of joy, simple memories, and much needed relaxation. Add beautiful sunsets on outdoor patios and the experience gains a whole new perspective. Check out the one-of-a-kind outdoor dining that Delaware restaurants north to south have to offer!   

Iron Hill Brewery & Restaurant - Wilmington 

Iron Hill is a must try spot for discovering the most perfect pairings of indulgent food and refreshing craft beer. Savor those flavors while enjoying the views of the riverfront to the cityscapes. 

Grain H20 - Bear

Grain H20 brings the type of vibe that you’ve been waiting for. Pick the view for you from options of boats resting near the dock, or rustic lights hanging from the bar. 

Cantwell's Tavern - Odessa

An Upscale Casual Restaurant in an Historical building makes for a reflective and delectable experience. Cantwells tavern offers just that along with a brick patio and beautiful greenery surrounding you. 

Crooked Hammock Brewery - Middletown

Crooked Hammock's brews are not the only thing that is crafty. Their outdoor backyard like seating offers whimsical designs, and yard games galore. After all, food tastes better when you are having fun. 

JP’s Wharf - Bowers Beach

Sitting on the dock of the bay, drinking in hand, and admiring the small town beach living. JP’s Wharf is truly a restaurant with a whole lot of character. Not to mention their freshly caught seafood that leaves your stomach feeling just as happy as your soul. 

Arenas - Milford

A fun spot for joking around and adoring some much needed time with friends -- at a distance. This spot is also perfect for bringing your four legged friends along! 

The Backyard - Milton 

Pull up a chair and feel right at home at The Backyard. A full fenced in grass area for the kids to play surrounds their quaint patio seating underneath a lighted cabana. Top it all off with some home cooked soul food.  

Grain On The Rocks - Lewes 

Be the trend setter among your friends and visit the brand new Grain on the Rocks. This unique spot offers blue skies, relaxation, and the view of the ferry coming in. You surely will be entertained here. 

Obie's By The Sea - Rehoboth Beach

Eating beach fries, under a cabana, by the boardwalk. Can you picture a more relaxing scene? Obie’s by the Sea makes for a cool spot to simply hang out and enjoy the beach vibes.

 Thompson Island Brewing Company - Rehoboth 

The beer garden at Thompson Island gives you a glimpse into the good ole days with a modern twist. Whether you choose to sit on one of the picnic tables or near the antique truck you’ll feel the warmth of this unique space.  

Big Chill Beach Club - Bethany Beach 

The sunsets that lie over the Indian River Inlet Bridge are simply incomparable and make for a bright and picturesque evening. Big Chill Beach Club offers a variety of seating options to sit back, relax and sip on a freshly made cocktail. 

Catch 54 - Selbyville

The views at Catch 54 are so close that you will feel like you’re floating right on the water. Embrace the sun reflecting off of the water as you bite into some of the best of Delaware seafood.