15 Top Patio Hot Spots in Cedar Rapids

Patio sitting in the summer is a vibe. Sunshine, drinks (alcohol or non), good food, and good company. Is there anything better? Tis the season – grab your friends, your sunnies, and let’s patio hop!

patioWe’ve compiled some of our favorite spots around Cedar Rapids. Check out these patio hot spots:

  1. Bo Mac’s: A restaurant and drinking establishment in Newbo with an intimate live music setting. Dog-friendly patio!

  2. Chrome Horse Salon: Come by, grab a burger and listen to some amazing live music.

  3. Black Sheep Social Club: Casual dining, cocktails with a Iowa comfort food twist

  4. 30Hop: Located on the roof, the patio boasts a great view, open air bar and gentle breeze as you dine with friends.

  5. Goldfinch Tap + Eatery: Contemporary American restaurant and patio in the heart of Uptown Marion. Goldfinch features Iowa and Midwest classics.

  6. Iowa Brewing Co.: Enjoy a local Iowa beer on one of downtown Cedar Rapids’ largest outdoor brewery patios. Leashed dogs are welcome.

  7. Lion Bridge Brewing Company: Enjoy live music in the beautiful outdoor beer garden while eating some munchies and sipping on locally crafted beer.


8. Parlor City Pub & Eatery: Stop in and enjoy the outdoor setting, delicious food, craft beer selection and historical Cedar Rapids memorabilia.

9. The Pedaler’s Fork: A full, delicious menu, 108 beers on tap and yummy, crafted cocktails with a beautiful outdoor space.

10. Local Pour Street Food: Global pub eats & full bar are offered in a relaxed, intimate dining space in the front and igloo enclosure options in the back.

11. Edison’s Pub & Eatery: Great food, drink specials & good company in a family friendly atmosphere. Patio dining & private parties.

12. Mas Margaritas: Homemade, authentic Mexican food. Always fresh and homemade. The neighborhood hangout in Cedar Rapids.

13. Midtown Station: All-day breakfast, burgers & sandwiches in a laid-back sports-bar setting with a patio.

14.Sag Wagon Deli & Brew: Cocktails, food and fun in a great outdoor setting! The patio seating is a great space for team building events.

15. Quinton’s Bar & Deli: Fast casual restaurant serving up local fare with over 50 beers on tap.


What are your favorite patio hot spots? Share below!

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