8 of the Most Instagram-worthy Patios in Toronto
Choose from our list of the perfect Toronto spots to have an amazing meal and a couple drinks that are pleasing to the eyes and the appetite.
100 Front Street W
Located adjacent to the Fairmont Royal York Hotel, this trendy spot features a glamorous and sprawling flower wall that acts as a perfect selfie spot for you and your patio partners. Clockwork also serves some deliciously instagrammable cocktails including Watermelon Sugar with Ketel One vodka, Aperol, dry vermouth, watermelon, lemon, mint, cucumber, soda and a Pineapple Mule with seedlip, pineapple, lime, ginger beer
1095 Yonge St.
Toronto’s iconic Italian restaurant’s Rosedale location beholds a beautiful rooftop patio that is bright, airy and overlooks some photo-worthy views of the city. As always, their menu of elegant pizza’s, pastas and more are a feast for the eyes and the appetite.
18 Tank House Ln.
Located inside the distillery district, El Catrin’s eclectic Mexican-inspired decor creates an ambiance that’s one-of-a-kind in the city. Their colourful and spacious patio is photogenic from every angle and their food is as good as it looks. Try one of their famous margaritas and pair it with their homemade guacamole.
250 Adelaide St. W
This rooftop patio located on top of Rock n Horse Saloon and Dublin Calling in the Entertainment District offers some gorgeous views of downtown Toronto. The venue features casual pub snacks and some impressive bulldog drinks and beverage towers.
601 & 603 King St. W
Located on King Street West, this upscale Asian-French fusion restaurant, created by esteemed chef Susur Lee, has made the most of their store-front terrace space with elegant ambiance and a good amount of fresh foliage. The star of the show is the beautifully plated food like their signature Singapore Style Slaw and one-of-a-kind Cheeseburger Spring Rolls.
627 King St. W
Yet another rooftop contender, Lavelle on King Street West’s elegant and breezy atmosphere, surrounded by stunning cityscape views from 16 stories high, will give you the perfect Instagram shot every time. Their signature cocktails and sprawling rooftop pool will make you feel like you’re in Miami in no time.
1 Austin Terrace
Transport yourself to the European countryside at Casa Loma’s new gorgeous castle-side patio. The venue offers beautiful views of the Gothic Revival-style mansion and estate gardens as well as a delicious continental menu with refreshing cocktails.
158 Cumberland St.
This Yorkville cocktail and snack bar features a stunning covered patio oasis in the backyard of the restaurant. Try some of their photo worthy cocktails like ‘The Fresh Prince’ with Asian pear ginger infused Kettle One vodka, cachaca, lime, kiwi, mint, coconut sparkling water and the ‘P.S I Love Me’ with tanqueray gin, drambuie, curtonic, thyme, homemade “queen’s tea” syrup; mustard seed, ginger, honey, lemon, topped with prosecco.