Alfresco

An Entire Summer's Worth of Amazing Patios

Still suitable for Labor Day—and beyond.

08/29/2014 By Allecia Vermillion

Alfresco

Patio of the Week: Red Cow's Kinda Hidden Garden

It's delightfully secluded—and yet always full.

08/25/2014 By Allecia Vermillion

Alfresco

Patio of the Week: Fremont Brewing's Massive Beer Garden

Beer garden or patio? Either way, Fremont Brewing's cool brews and lush greenery make it a superb alfresco destination.

08/13/2014 By Claire Cole

Alfresco

Patio of the Week: Humble Pie

Where you can drink your microbrew to the dulcet tones of a clucking chicken.

08/08/2014 By Caroline Ferguson

Alfresco

Patio of the Week: Brimmer and Heeltap

Sambar is gone, but its charming outdoor space remains.

08/01/2014 By Allecia Vermillion

Alfresco

Patio of the Week: Ballard's Delightfully Low-Key Pono Ranch

You're here for the outdoor space. And maybe some Vitamin R.

07/25/2014 By Allecia Vermillion

Alfresco

Patio of the Week: The Deluxe Rooftop at Mezcaleria Oaxaca on Capitol Hill

It's not so much a patio as a bar unto itself.

07/10/2014 By Allecia Vermillion

Alfresco

Patio of the Week: The Original Chuck's Hop Shop

Owner Chuck Shin has tapped into one of life's great truths: Few people appreciate going out for a drink like the parents of young children.

07/03/2014 By Allecia Vermillion

Alfresco

Patio of the Week: Empire Espresso's Alleyway Courtyard

A no-frills patio that gets it right with great coffee, decent drinks and lots of sunshine.

06/26/2014 By Nidhi Chaudhry

Alfresco

Patio of the Week: The New Biergarten at Von Trapp's

A supercharged new patio filled with saurbrauten and sunshine. Oh, and three 70-inch TVs.

06/18/2014 By Allecia Vermillion

Alfresco

Patio of the Week: The Piazza at the Sorrento Hotel

After a few years' hiatus, this most European of patios quietly returns to First Hill.

06/13/2014 By Allecia Vermillion