Squamish is a great place to be in the summer, but what better way to enjoy it than on a beautiful patio with cold drinks and great food? If you’re not sure where to start, we’ve got your back. Mapped out below are the best patios in Squamish, which will surely take your summer to the next level.
Fergie’s Cafe is a locals’ favourite. It’s a must-visit spot for quality, organic food — not to mention their killer patio! Open daily from 8am to 3pm, Fergie’s offers both breakfast and lunch on their sun-drenched patio, complete with a breathtaking backdrop of mount Alpha. It’s cute and rustic with a menu that includes a number of classic breakfasts, along with some eggs Benedict that you won’t want to share!
Copper Coil Still & Grill
Copper Coil Still & Grill is a New Orleans inspired joint with a patio that you don’t want to miss. It offers a selection of tasty pub style food (yes that means burgers, ribs, and poutine!) with a number of options for plant-based folks. The ingredients are sourced locally, while the meat is hormone and antibiotic free. Enjoy food with friends outside on the deck, while gazing up at the awesome – and humbling — Stawamus Chief, just a five minute drive away. What better place to enjoy a beer after your hike?
Zephyr Café is a unique spot offering creative and delicious veggie, vegan, raw and gluten-free dishes made from fresh, local ingredients. Located in the heart of Downtown Squamish, it strives to reflect community values and inspire healthy lifestyles. The patio spans across the sidewalk onto the side of the street. Surrounded by colourful planters, it’s the perfect spot for people watching while chowing down on some top notch veg grub!
Voted best patio 9 years in a row, Watershed Grill is the place to be this summer! Their patio spans around the side of the building, providing guests with breathtaking views of the Squamish River. Watershed’s menu is quite diverse, offering dishes varying from burgers to butter chicken, and pasta to tacos, all made with locally sourced ingredients. It truly is riverside dining at its best!
Located at the Chances Community Gaming Centre, Match Eatery & Public is the first British-style gastro pub to open in Squamish. It features traditional eats while offering everything from live entertainment to shuffleboard. Not only does Match have gaming machines, bingo, and poker tournaments, but it also boasts an impressive menu and large patio complete with picnic tables and lounge chairs encircling glass fire pits. Not to mention you can’t beat the view of the Stawamus Chief right across the street!
Now you know all the best spots to take in the Squamish’s beautiful scenery. Happy patio hopping!