The top 10 Patios in Vail

on June 19, 2015

Its Patio Season Again!

Time to soak up some sun and enjoy a cold beverage out in the glorious mountain sunshine! There are many options in Vail village in which you can enjoy the sights, people watch, and enjoy some frosty beverages and tasty snacks. There should be no problem finding a nice patio or deck to spend some quality time with your friends and relax after a morning of mountain biking, rafting or one of the many other adventures that get us hungry in the high country.

Here is a top 10 list for the best patios in Vail, along with some pros and cons, to help you decide where to sip in the sun.

10) Yetis Grind:     Pros: Great amount of sun and decent people watching     Cons:  Limited food and beverages.

Coffee and sunshine!

9) Blu Cow Café       Pros: Great drinks, great sun,       Cons: Limited space due to Vail town restrictions.

blu cow patio

8) Mountain Standard   Pros:  Great Food and Drink, Great people watching and views of Gore Creek.     Cons: Not much sun

Mnt Standard patio

7) Crespelle           Pros:  Great people watching and good food and drinks, afternoon sun      Cons:  uncomfortable seating

crespille deck

6) Bol          Pros: great food and drinks, good people watching       Cons: limited seating

bol patio

5)La Bottega        Pros: Great sandwiches and wine list, lots of sun.        Cons: limited people watching

la bottega patio

4) La Tour         Pros: Great menu, Great Cocktails, Great people watching       Cons: Shaded most of the day

la tour patio

3) The Red Lion         Pro: one of the first Apres location with live music and local beers on tap.        Con: Small open patio.

red lion

2) Alpenrose            Pros: super sunny patio with great drinks and pastries. Sometimes has live music.       Cons: you will eat too many pastries!

Alpenrose patio

1) Pepi’s        Pros: great people watching and lots of sun.     Con: always busy

pepis deck

The Sun is Shining and the Weather is Sweet! So go out and get hungry in the morning and enjoy your afternoon soaking up the sun and enjoying a few cocktails on a patio in Vail Village!

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