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Puget Sound patios: Discover outdoor dining around the region

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The Seattle area’s charming neighborhoods and picturesque landscapes make it an ideal destination for outdoor dining and relaxation.

And there’s almost nothing better than dining al fresco in the summer!

Our region has an abundance of dining options with stunning patios, rooftops and even water views, so you're bound to find the perfect spot to savor your meal with a side of fresh air and scenic beauty.

Here are just a few that are near Sound Transit stations and stops:

Beacon Hill Station (1 Line)

Bar Del Corso: If you're in the mood for wood-fired pizza, Italian small plates, seasonal produce, house-made bread and sweets, check out this South Seattle restaurant that has become a staple in the neighborhood. 

Bellevue Downtown Station (2 Line)

Bake’s Place: With the “best patio in the Northwest,” this Eastside eatery serves up fabulous cuisine, craft cocktails, live music, and a rich atmosphere.

Capitol Hill Station (1 Line)

Captain Blacks: Come for the happy hour; stay for the nautical decor and Southern fare. This bar hosts not just one, but two outdoor decks overlooking Capitol Hill. 

Cantina Leña: This Mexican eatery boasts a vibrant patio, perfect for enjoying tacos and margaritas.

Linda's Tavern: This iconic spot offers a cozy patio and a relaxed atmosphere. And did we mention brunch?

Rhein Haus: Whether you're looking for Bavarian food or bocce ball, this restaurant and beer garden has you covered. 

Everett Station (N Line)

Scuttlebutt Brewing Co.: This local brewery features a patio where you can enjoy craft beer and comfort food.

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International District/Chinatown Station (1 Line)

Humble Pie: Growing many of its organic ingredients on site, this pizzeria is a great place to enjoy sunshine and sustainability. 

Old City Hall Station (T Line)

McMenamins Elks Temple: This historic building features a rooftop bar with a unique vibe and great views.

Pioneer Square Station (1 Line)

Tacolisto: Home of mouthwatering tacos, reimagined classics and killer beverages, this is a great place to stop before and after summer sporting events. 

Roosevelt Station (1 Line)

Taste of India: Savor exquisite Indian and Mediterranean cuisine at this restaurant that serves up rich curries, iconic dishes, and warm hospitality.

University of Washington Station (1 Line)

Agua Verde Café: This cantina on the marina offers fun, casual waterfront dining, along with Baja-style Mexican fare made fresh daily using local ingredients.

University Street Station (1 Line)

Old Stove Brewing: Seattle has a ton of great breweries with amazing patios, but the view is truly incredible here. 

Frolik Kitchen + Cocktails: Nestled downtown, Frolik offers a chic rooftop patio complete with fire pits and a vibrant ambiance.

Ivar's Acres of Clams: Enjoy classic seafood fare on the outdoor patio right next to the Seattle Great Wheel.

The Pink Door: Is there anything better than sipping a beverage, eating lasagna and looking out over Elliott Bay? We think not. 

What did we miss? Tag us on social media @SoundTransit and let us know!