While it might not be scientifically proven, we believe that food just tastes better when enjoyed outside. There’s something about a warm summer breeze that enhances the flavors of chilled rosé or a grilled seafood platter. Seriously, when’s the last time you saw someone frown while indulging in fresh oysters on a patio?
Even better is a magical ambience, whether it’s created by a stunning view, an abundance of greenery, or a strategically placed string of twinkling lights. To help you have the best, tastiest summer ever, we’ve rounded up a few of the most beautiful alfresco dining options across the country. Check them out below.