Updated: 06/04/2018 3:47 PM | Print Story |  Email

New Patio Tour

Minnesotans love being outside in the summer, especially after a long and cold winter. Patio season here is welcomed with open arms because everyone is craving the nice weather. There are several new spots that just opened their patio. Joy Summer from Eater Twin Cities takes Emily Engberg on a tour of three of them. Joy says these are must try places to put on your patio list.

  1. Esker Grove at Walker Art Museum

-overlooks sculpture garden
-great seating that includes a cute bar and long tables for a big crowds
-summer salads that are light and refreshing, plus cocktails that taste and look good

  1. Hai Hai

-feels like vacation as soon as you arrive
-tropical feel with restaurant and patio
-lots of bright colors and cool, summer vibe
-Southeast Asian street food, fun cocktails in unique glasses

  1. Spring Café at Como Park Pavillion

-great spot for families
-huge area to sit and overlook lake
-live music, lots of history with building
-new owners, new food and look
-perfect for a day where you’re walking around and wanting to be outside, but area is also enclosed if you’d like to be covered