Picture this: it’s a perfect day in Downtown Waco…the sun is out and the sky is clear. You and your friends are looking to end the day with a happy hour or evening dinner. Doesn’t this sound like the best weather to do so? Downtown Waco has a wide selection of restaurants and bars with outdoor seating to make this dreamy day a reality. We’ve even categorized them for you!
Experience authentic Mexican cuisine located walking distance from the Magnolia Silos! Hecho En Waco has flavorful margaritas, appetizers like their housemade bean dip and family recipes all with large outdoor patio space for you to enjoy.
Is a trip to Spain or Portugal not in the cards for you this summer? No worries—Waco has a new wine bar! Segovia is a take on a traditional wine bar with a bit of Spanish and Portuguese heritage. Experience an evening of culture, music and a smooth glass of wine while visiting Segovia.
Searching for beach vibes in the middle of Texas? Look no further than University Parks Drive. This smoothie bowl shop, Mamaka Bowls, brings a beachy feel to Waco with handmade acai bowls and smoothies perfect for a warm summer day. Heads up: you’ll want your phone to eat first here.
Drinks, but with a twist! Twisted Sisters Patio Bar is one of Waco’s newest additions but is not something to miss. Twisted Sisters has fun and unique cocktails with outdoor swings to enjoy your drink on. Swing by for your next girl’s night out!
Like live music? With an outdoor concert stage, fire pits, cornhole games and a rooftop deck, The Backyard is the place to be! This spot has live music, hosts events monthly and offers a wide variety of drinks and Texas eats. Come hang out in The Backyard!
Make this brewery your next date night! Southern Roots Brewing Company is embedded with southern hospitality, hand-crafted beer, unique pizza selections and an outdoor space to hang out… Sounds like an ideal date night to us!
Is a cold beer calling your name? Head to Brotherwell Brewing in Downtown Waco! Although this brewery is known for its delicious beer, brewed in-house, check out this location for a family-fun outing! Brotherwell Brewing has kid-friendly games and sips, as well as beverages for adults.
One day you’ll thank yourself for trying this Downtown Waco bar! Looking for a space with an unmatched atmosphere to relax, sit outside and enjoy a delicious cocktail? Well, here you go! Come on by One Day Waco, located on Washington Avenue.
Can’t decide between a burger, salad or sandwich on your lunch break? Revival Eastside Eatery will solve your next lunch dilemma! Whether you are looking for a healthier alternative, want a good southern-inspired burger or a glass of kombucha or beer, this local Waco restaurant has an option for everyone. Check out East Waco to enjoy it outside at Revival Eastside Eatery!
Coffee by day, spirits by night! Dichotomy on Austin Avenue has the best of both worlds. Experience Dichotomy’s rooftop to enjoy your favorite drink of choice while overlooking downtown!
We hope you feel inspired to try one of these locations for your next outing! With beautiful Texas weather approaching, these spots will make for a great place to sit outside and appreciate a local restaurant or bar in Downtown Waco.