Outdoor Dining

Hot tips for alfresco dining.

Updated: April 07, 2003

Eat Out

Beau Monde

624 S Sixth St, Philadelphia, PA 19147

You'll forget you're just a block away from South Street when you're seated upon this elevated sidewalk, enjoying a chantilly crepe with blueberries.

Rembrandt's Restaurant & Bar

741 N 23rd St, Philadelphia, PA 19130

Overlook Eastern State, the Art Museum—all the way to Billy Penn's hat from the rooftop deck of this neighborhood bistro.

Audrey Claire Restaurant Cafe

276 S 20th St, Philadelphia, PA 19103

While you wait for a coveted sidewalk table at this little BYOB, keep the bottle of white in the cooler, saving it to accompany your favorite flatbread appetizer.

White Dog Cafe

3420 Sansom St, Philadelphia, PA 19104

A Penn campus classic, this outdoor cafe is perfect for an organic veggie sandwich and a glass of locally brewed beer.

Jamaican Jerk Hut

1436 South St, Philadelphia, PA 19146

BYO Red Stripe and order extra plaintains at the nearly tropical oasis that is the backyard of this modest island eatery.

Continental Restaurant

134 Market St, Philadelphia, PA 19106

Order a specialty cocktail and hope that you don't get any parts of that giant salad stuck between your front teeth: People are watching.


1127 Pine Street, Philadelphia, PA 19107

Basic Greek fare perfect by firelight or moonlight.

Bridget Foy's

200 South St, Philadelphia, PA 19147

South Street spot succeeds where it counts--with burgers, cocktails and people-watching.

Cresheim Cottage Cafe **CLOSED**

7402 Germantown Ave, Philadelphia, PA 19119

Homestyle cooking--and patio dining--at one of Germantown Avenue's most historic houses.

Rouge Ninety Eight Inc

205 S 18th St, Philadelphia, PA 19103

Get there early--try March--for Rittenhouse Square's hottest outdoor tables.

North Third Restaurant

801 N 3rd St, Philadelphia, PA 19123

Bar Ferdinand Llc

1030 N Second St, Philadelphia, PA 19123