Patio season is a whole thing in Upper Midwest cities like Detroit. After all, we’re typically cooped up indoors about half the year. Once the temperatures are consistent enough, restaurants, bars, and cafes throughout the region dust off their patio furniture, open up their umbrellas and awnings, and welcome guests to dine alfresco. With so much focus on spending as much time out in the sun this time of year, finding the right patio dining or drinking spot is essential.
Below, are some of the very best options — both new and venerable — for dining and drinking outdoors. From sunny seasonal gathering spots to secluded backyards to open-air oases, these are Detroit’s most indispensable spots for patio entertaining.Read More