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Al Fresco: A Guide to the Best Patios

When the warm weather rolls in, Massachusetts is all about the outdoor dining options that combine good food, refreshing drinks, and an unbeatable atmosphere. Here’s a list of some of the best patios across the state, perfect for enjoying sunny days and warm summer nights.

The Beth Kitchen & Bar, Hingham

Located at the Hingham Shipyard, The Beth offers a stunning waterfront patio that makes you feel like you’re on vacation. With incredible views of the harbor and the menu with twists on American favorites highlighting fresh seafood and deliciously creative cocktails, it’s the perfect place to sip under the sun.  
18 Shipyard Drive, Hingham, MA 02043 |

Ned Devine’s Irish Pub, Boston

Situated in the middle of historic Faneuil Hall Marketplace, Ned Devine’s cobblestone patio is the perfect spot to take a break from all the action of exploring the city. Whether you’re craving a classic New England staple like Clam Chowder, looking for the perfect place outside to watch the game, or just want to sip on a refreshing drink, Ned Devine’s has it all for you out on their patio.
1 Faneuil Hall Marketplace, Boston, MA 02109 |

Hurricane’s at the Garden, Boston 

Just steps away from TD Garden, Hurricane’s patio is perfect for Celtics fans pregaming during playoffs or concertgoers looking for a bite before the show. The energetic atmosphere is matched with menu classic like their Canal Street Burger and a fan favorite shareable item, Loaded Waffle Fries. An iconic pre or post event hangout with outdoor dining, what’s better than that?
150 Canal St, Boston, MA 02114 |

The Harp Patriot Place, Foxborough

For those visiting Gillette Stadium in Foxborough, The Harp at Patriot Place is a must-visit restaurant destination. Their large patio features incredible views of the newly renovated stadium, an outdoor bar, and even misters for those hot summer days and nights. Pair one of their new frozen drinks with some Quesa-Birria Tacos and soak up the sun before, during or after heading to the stadium.
200 Patriot Place, Foxborough, MA 02035 |

Six String Grill & Stage, Foxborough

Also located at Patriot Place in Foxborough, Six String combines the best of Southern charm with New England flair. Bringing a little bit of Nashville to Patriot Place, offering live acoustic music on their patio every Thursday from 6pm-9pm. Enjoy unique cocktails, New England twists on barbeque favorites, like their new BBQ Bao Buns, and sing along to every song.  
275 Patriot Pl, Foxborough, MA 02035 |

MJ O’Connor’s Seaport, Boston

Located in The Westin Boston Seaport District, MJ O’Connor’s patio offers a great escape from the hustle and bustle of the city. Perfect for a comforting meal after a long travel day, a bite before or after a show at Laugh or enjoying a refreshing drink after attending a conference at the Boston Convention & Exhibition Center.  
425 Summer Street, Boston, MA 02210 |

MJ O’Connor’s Back Bay, Boston

MJ O’Connor’s at the Park Plaza Hotel in Back Bay offers a comfortable patio with warm welcoming hospitality. Unwind with authentic Irish dishes, American comfort favorites, and a wide selection of beers or whiskeys.
27 Columbus Ave, Boston, MA 02116 |

Glass House, Cambridge

In the heart of Kendall Square, Glass House features a chic aesthetically pleasing patio perfect for those looking to enjoy a delicious meal or creative cocktail. The menu is much like the surrounding area, unique, eye-catching, and innovative. The lively atmosphere, spacious patio, and outdoor bar make it a hidden gem enjoyed by locals and travelers alike.
450 Kendall Street, Cambridge |

Sólás Irish Pub, Boston

Sólás offers a quaint and charming patio right on Boylston Street in the heart of Boston’s Back Bay neighborhood. Known for its cozy setting, authentic Irish hospitality, and perfect Guinness pour, there’s no better patio for enjoying a pint.
710 Boylston Street, Boston, MA 02116 |

Broken Records, Brighton

Broken Records offers a patio experience perfect for concert goers, athletes, and beer enthusiasts. This running track and music-themed beer hall combines a love for breaking records, athletically and musically, in a one-of-a-kind space featuring unique touches and a laid-back atmosphere. The patio is perfect for unwinding with friends, enjoying craft beers, or ciders, and shareable bites, delicious bowls, or sandwiches.
85 Guest St, Boston, MA 02135 |

From the historic cobblestone streets of Boston to the relaxing and gorgeous waterfronts in Hingham, there’s plenty of patios with delicious food and cold drinks waiting for you. So, grab your sunglasses, put on some sunscreen, and head out to enjoy the best patios Massachusetts has to offer!