From popular French bistros to dive bars, here are the coziest outdoor seating options in Philadelphia.
The go-to cantina is heralding the return of its heated igloos this winter.
You and your group can bundle up and settle in for margaritas and Mexican fare while dining in your very own wintry fishbowl, where the only thing that could upstage the view is a side of guac.
Rouge never skips an opportunity for ambiance, especially when it comes to its ongoing outdoor tented area.
Right now it’s fully decked out as a wintry ski lodge with twinkly lights and greens. Come in from the cold for a wintery wonderland of espresso martinis and heat lamps.
Dining pods and sidewalk seating with heat lamps are both available.
On the sweet corner of Locust and 18th Streets feeding out onto Rittenhouse Square Park, Parc is a bustling spot for outdoor dining, from midday escargot to gooey delicious onion soup gratinée.
One of Philly’s favorite dives is taking the experience to the street with covered outdoor patio tables with heated seating.
If you thought dive bars were off the table because of a lack of outdoor seating options, think again.
You’ll also find an outdoor bar and cafe that makes ordering a breeze, so it’s an ideal spot for day drinking through brunch and people watching.
Take a seat in one of the private heated greenhouses, because these seats can handle any type of weather Philly decides to throw at us this winter.
Harper’s Garden is always a gorgeous pick for dining in Philly.
But the team is stepping it up even more to keep you warm this winter.
Each seat in the partially enclosed structure has a heater nearby
Take a seat on the heated outdoor patio at Marc Vetri’s pasta bar and fill up with antipasti, focaccia for two, and all the fixings from an often-changing, artfully made pasta menu.
Each seat in the partially enclosed structure has a heater nearby so between comforting food and warm seating options, Fiorella is a prime pick this winter.
Make it your midday stop for shepherd’s pie and veggie soup, and you’re sure to stay warm.
Stephen Starr’s destination for British fare is always a cozy spot in the winter, and that extends to the extra toasty outdoor booths that are each equipped with their own heating system.
On the massive outdoor balcony, you’ll find fire pits, warm cocktails, high-brow smores, fondue,...
Assembly Lounge, located on the 9th floor of The Logan hotel, has transformed into Alpine Heights for the winter. O
On the massive outdoor balcony, you’ll find fire pits, warm cocktails, high-brow smores, fondue, and all other things best enjoyed under a warm snuggly blanket (which they also have ready for you).