Is it just us or do drinks always taste better on a patio? Glad to know it’s not just us! Patio szn is our favourite time of year and we’re teaming up with CRAFT Beer Market to bring you 8 of the best hidden Toronto patios to hit up this summer in the six! 

CRAFT Beer Market

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Toss in the towel early and hit up CRAFT Beer Market for those après work happy hour cocktails to take your work week from a 5 to a solid 10 out of 10! Discover the secret to happiness with CRAFT’s patio, with glistening string lights, bocce ball courts and ping pong, all tucked away from the hustle and bustle in a secluded courtyard. If you want to be the legendary friend who finds the perfect party patio, CRAFT books their patio for private parties too! Meet’cha there TO!

The Walton

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This outdoor hideaway is your friendly neighbourhood watering hole serving up the best cocktails, ciders and shareables. Giving off secret-garden vibes, The Walton is not only open late, but it’s the perfect spot for an afternoon chill zone. Call up the crew and enjoy time well spent at this hidden gem!

The Three Speed


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The scene is hip and atmosphere welcoming, the Three Speed patio is more than you’d expect from this bar’s small but cozy main restaurant. The urban oasis is a killer hang spot for those looking to get out of Toronto’s downtown and kick back for an intimate evening. 

Fonda Lola

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This Mexican bistro is dishing out authentic culinary experiences and bringing a little piece of Mexican cuisine to everyone that enters Fonda Lola. Fonda Lola’s patio comes with sweet and sultry vibes plus margarita’s… so you really can’t go wrong!

Bar Reyna

bar reyna

Set in a historic Victorian house, Bar Reyna is a local fave. With an eclectic mix of amazing food and drinks with Mediterranean flare, Bar Reyna is the perfect place for a unique restaurant experience. 

Chula Taberna Mexicana

chula taberna

Escape to Mexico in the heart of Toronto! Not only does Chula Taberna Mexicana come fully loaded with an Insta-worthy patio, its mix of tequila, mezcal and beer will complement any of the amazing food options on the menu!

Her Fathers Cider Bar + Kitchen

her father's cider

In the heart of downtown, Her Fathers Cider Bar + Kitchen has over 100 different ciders making it the destination for any cider lover in town. This hidden spot has a patio you wouldn’t see coming, tucked in the back it’s the perfect place to kick back, relax and cider up!

Bar Neon

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Chilling on Bloor Street West, Bar Neon is great for grabbing a drink while you wait for a table at Sugo. Or, for a couple drinks afterwards. You know what, just go there anytime of day, you won’t regret it.

And there you have it! Our guide to the best (sort of) hidden Toronto patios to visit this summer. Catch us at CRAFT, working on our bocce ball game.