What’s the most popular thing about summer events? We’re thinking outdoor patios, hands down! As all Canadians understand, summer is but a fleeting memory during most of the year which is why we love to indulge in the great outdoors when we can during the hot and short season!

If you’re planning a summer event, you’ll likely want to take advantage of the warm weather and book a venue with an outdoor patio. To make your search easier, we’ve compiled a list of venues right here in Toronto with fabulous outdoor spaces for your summer event! But, hurry! Winter is coming


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Located above 44 stories above, KOST‘s beach-house patio offers one of the most vibrant spaces for breakfast, lunch, dinner, or private events surrounded by the beautiful panoramic views of the city. It’s the perfect patio to drink, relax and take pictures for the gram!


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The magical Casa Loma offers one of the best patio experiences with its award-winning garden and stunning view of the majestic castle behind. Their gorgeous patio lights and water fountain set the perfect mood for an intimate dining experience.


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Located perfectly alongside the waterfront, the 50,000 sq ft Cabana Waterfront Patio is best known for its tremendous view of the city and beautiful blue Lakeline. Not to mention, the venue is fully equipped with a state of art 21ft LED outdoor screen, complimentary Wi-Fi, and a premium pool – is this not just the perfect location for some relaxation?


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You can’t miss out Toronto’s largest outdoor patio located in downtown Toronto! Offering  30,000 sq.ft of vibrant outdoor space, RendezViews is the perfect destination for any occasion whether it’s a date night, girl’s night out, or watching the big games with your friends on the big screen. This is the place to enjoy some good food, good vibes and create happy memories.


CLOCKWORK Champagne and Cocktails

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Located at Front & York Street of downtown, Toronto, the CLOCKWORK Champagne and Cocktails offers the dreamiest floral patio inspired by the vintage conservatory. Aside from the beautiful decorations, the spacious patio serves up the tastiest cocktails and delicious brunches that you can count on being on your gram!


The Globe and Mail Centre

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The 3000 sq. ft. terrace at  The Globe and Mail Centre offers a stunningly dramatic 180° view of the downtown skyline to the west, Lake Ontario and Toronto Islands to the south, and the city’s rapidly transforming east end. The Terrace is ideal for fair-weather cocktail receptions, corporate functions, casual gatherings, or leisurely star-gazing.


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Sitting 16 stories above the hustle and bustle of the busy city, Chez Lavelle‘s outdoor patio offers a breathtakingly unobstructed 360° view of Toronto’s city skyline! Take in the one-of-a-kind views, or go for a dip in the rooftop pool – whatever tickles your fancy!


Radisson Admiral Hotel - Toronto Harbourfront

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You’ll definitely be inclined to bring your event outdoors at the Radisson Admiral Hotel - Toronto Harbourfront! Their Lakeview Pool Lounge provides an oasis in downtown Toronto where your guests can take in the stunning views of Lake Ontario and the Toronto skyline!


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Located in the heart of King West, Xango brings a vibrant and mysterious edge to events in downtown Toronto. Priding themselves in fresh bright flavors and contemporary settings, you’ll definitely enjoy their 2000 square foot patio along with their fun and inviting vibe.


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From May to October, guests at the Steam Whistle Brewery are welcome to explore their 2,000 square foot patio. The gorgeous outdoor space features cobblestone and embedded railway tracks leading to a fully functioning, restored railcar turntable – so cool!


Old Mill Toronto

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The lovely outdoor patio at the Old Mill Toronto features views of the historic property in a peaceful, secluded atmosphere. You’re sure to enjoy the lush gardens, historic views, and delicious food no matter what the occasion!


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Bet you didn’t know that Archeo had a patio – that’s because it’s so tucked away that it almost feels like a secret! This lovely outdoor addition to the space is extremely versatile and can be set up to accommodate a wide range of objectives and events.


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Connected to Lincoln Hall at the The Broadview Hotel sits the beautiful 1,000+ sq. ft. Lincoln Terrace. Perched right above Queen St., this outdoor space offers spirited views of Riverside and includes a fully equipped custom bar, an integrated sound system and WiFi!


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With breathtaking 360° views of the downtown Toronto skyline and Lake Ontario, the rooftop patio at Thompson Toronto is perfect for a good ol’ fashioned photo op or a nice breath of fresh air!


Alton Mill Arts Centre

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Mixing rustic charm with imagination, wonder and industrial-chic styling, the outdoor patio space at Alton Mill Arts Centre brings the venue’s vintage vibe outdoors!


Malaparte - Oliver & Bonacini

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Reminiscent of the roof of Villa Malaparte in Capri (where Jean-Luc Godard shot Le Mépri), the stunning rooftop terrace at Malaparte - Oliver & Bonacini sits on the 6th floor of the TIFF Bell Lightbox and offers breathtaking cityscape views – it doesn’t get much better than that!


The Burroughes

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The rooftop terrace — or “7th Floor”– at The Burroughes is included in your venue rental of the space on the 6th floor! Offering a spectacular 360° view of the city skyline the space also includes a bar and lounge area with a capacity of 140 guests – need we say more?


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Stylish garage doors at Airship 37 open both of the venue’s spaces up to a unique, eclectic patio area featuring a vintage Airstream bus – talk about a one-of-a-kind VIP space!


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Located in the heart of the Concord CityPlace community, the expansive 2000 sq. ft. patio at Hunters Landing is available to book for groups of 25 or more! This electrifying and engaging restaurant offers special menus for private functions and has a dedicated team of staff that are ready to offer you the best outdoor dining experience.


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Bymark’s elegant wrap-around patio is as adaptable as it is luxurious. Nestled in the heart of the Financial District, the breathtaking view of Toronto’s skyline provides a stunning backdrop and the promise of a magical evening. Dancing under the stars is just the beginning, as the space can be transformed to fit any vision.