Best Places for Outdoor Dining in Williamsburg
The warm weather in Williamsburg beckons you outside for a number of activities. Why not also enjoy a meal outside? Williamsburg has several restaurants, for every appetite and budget, that also offer outdoor seating on a charming patio.
Outdoor Dining in Williamsburg
Here are our favorite places to dine al fresco in Williamsburg.
Merchants Square Restaurants
Whether you’re looking for an upscale dinner for two, a casual meal for the whole family or a quick treat as you continue your historical tours, you’ll find it all in Merchants Square. Local restaurants entice visitors with a wide range of rich and savory entrées for breakfast, lunch and dinner and dessert. Many of these restaurants have outdoor seating that are perfect for dining with your pet.
DoG Street Pub’s craft beer pairs perfectly with their menu of bar bites, casual dishes and more globally inspired selections. This spot is perfect for starting your day in Colonial Williamsburg or winding down a night out with friends.
The Cheese Shop sells over 200 domestic and imported cheese, breads and other specialty food. You can also enjoy a sandwich, glass of wine and charcuterie plate on their patio.
For an upscale meal in the warm summer air, visit Berret’s Seafood Restaurant and Taphouse Grill, Blue Talon Bistro and The Trellis Bar & Grill. These award-winning restaurants have a menu and atmosphere that are ideal for a romantic evening out.
For an Upscale Meal
There are even more upscale, fine-dining restaurants throughout Williamsburg that have outdoor seating.
Send your taste buds to France with a trip to Le Yaca, located at The Shops at High Street. Popular among tourists and locals alike, Le Yaca serves authentic French cuisine made with high-quality ingredients.
Celebrate the Chesapeake Bay’s finest ingredients at Waypoint Grill. This fine-dining establishment uses fresh seafood caught in regional waters.
For a Casual Meal
For more casual, family-friendly fare, check out these Williamsburg restaurants, all with seating on outdoor patios.
Old City Barbeque is an innovative barbecue restaurant serving dishes from the nose to the tail. Using the best meats and high-quality, made-from-scratch ingredients, this casual eatery brings a unique flare to classic barbecue.
Get your fill of Mexican dishes at La Terraza and Plaza Azteca. What’s better than a margarita under the warm sun. Pair your drink with some of the authentic cuisine dished up at these restaurants. La Terraza has two Williamsburg locations serving made-to-order Mexican favorites. Start your meal at Plaza Azteca with some of the restaurant’s tableside guacamole.
From Mexico to Italy, don’t miss Maurizio’s Italian Restaurant’s authentic Italian cuisine. Maurizio’s is the perfect combination of high-end cuisine and casual atmosphere.