12 Nashville Restaurants and Bars With Top Shelf Patios

5th & Taylor

If you’ve ever dined at 5th & Taylor, you know that the decor is just as much part of the experience as the food. And that same aesthetic reaches outside to the garden bar, featuring a mixture of tables and bench seating, a centerpiece fountain and a large outdoor bar.

1411 5th Ave N Nashville, TN 37208  Visit website

Acme Feed & Seed

There is probably no better view of Broadway and the Cumberland River than that from Acme Feed & Seed’s rooftop patio. The space wraps around the corner of 1st and Broadway, allowing guests two different Nashville photo ops. There is also a full bar and both covered and open air seating options.

101 Broadway Nashville, TN 37201  Visit website

Bella Napoli Pizzeria

The courtyard at Bella Napoli is an unexpected surprise, nestled between businesses inside the Edgehill Village development. On a nice night the setting can make for a rather romantic dining spot, and live music is often featured on the weekends during warmer weather.

1200 Villa Pl Ste 206 Nashville, TN 37212  Visit website

Blue Moon Waterfront Grille

Nashville as a whole severely lacks in waterfront dining options, but the Blue Moon Waterfront Grille overlooking Rock Hill Marina is one of the very few places where you can enjoy a great waterfront view along with your meal.

525 Basswood Ave Nashville, TN 37209  Visit website


The floor to ceiling glass doors at the front of Epice’s dining room open up to the patio, giving outside diners an inclusive feeling and those inside a taste of al fresco dining, and allowing everyone to take in the energy of the bustling 12 South neighborhood.

2902 12th Ave S Nashville, TN 37204  Visit website

Hattie B's Hot Chicken

Hattie B’s West Nashville location certainly has a leg up on their Midtown spot when it comes to outdoor seating. The large, partially covered patio offers picnic table and high-top seating options, and you can practice your cornhole skills while waiting for your order to arrive.

5209 Charlotte Pike Nashville, TN 37209  Visit website

Holland House Bar & Refuge

When Holland House's outdoor space got a major upgrade a few years back, it automatically became one of the best patios in town. With brick under foot, the restaurant's herb garden and ample seating, it's a great spot for a warm weather hang.

935 W Eastland Ave Nashville, TN 37206  Visit website

Pinewood Social

Few outdoor spaces can compare to Pinewood Social's, where you can enjoy tiki drinks from the Airstream bar while playing bocce ball and ping pong, or lounge in the two wading pools.

33 Peabody St Nashville, TN 37210  Visit website

Rolf & Daughters

The patio at Rolf & Daughters has a cozy, neighborhood vibe as patrons dine in the shadow of the Werthan Lofts building while overlooking the heart of Germantown. String lights and wooden planters add to the backyard feel of the street-front patio.

700 Taylor St Nashville, TN 37208  Visit website

Rumours East

Located in the Lockeland Springs neighborhood, Rumours East offers guests a true backyard dining experience, with a variety of seating situated beneath the large pergola, around the fire pit and throughout the rest of the landscaped outdoor space.

1112 Woodland St Nashville, TN 37206  Visit website

The Pharmacy

The Pharmacy draws a crowd for its killer beer garden as well as its burgers, wursts and changing tap menu. The large landscaped outdoor space offers plenty of picnic table seating, with string lights overhead helping it transition from daytime to evening dining.

731 McFerrin Ave Nashville, TN 37206  Visit website

The Treehouse Restaurant

This Five Points hot spot has one of the most unique, eclectic outdoor dining spaces in town, outfitted with ample seating options, its own full bar and of course, an actual treehouse.

1011 Clearview Ave Nashville, TN 37206  Visit website


Written by Kristy Lucero

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