Cold weather doesn’t stop Edmontonians from patio dining. After all, we are the Winter City — we embrace the cold weather! The design of winter patios in Edmonton vary from private igloos, tents, wind barriers, and gas heaters. But a winter patio makes dining out a fun adventure with your family — or even a special date night out.

Little Brick Cafe – With a large tent and gas heaters, their winter patio is a cozy place to enjoy a warm drink, brunch, or a homemade pastry.

Address: 10004 90 St NW, Edmonton

Little Brick Cafe

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Rocky Mountain Icehouse – Devour southern comfort food — with an Albertan flare — on Rocky Mountain Icehouse’s winterized patios and outdoor spaces with natural gas heaters and wind breakers.

Address: 10516 Jasper Avenue, Edmonton

Rocky Mountain Icehouse Winter Patio

The Greenhouse at Victoria – The views of the river valley are quite stunning at The Greenhouse. Cozy up around one of 3 patio fire pits as you savour warm food and drinks and even have the chance to roast your own marshmallows.

Address: 12130 River Valley Rd NW, Edmonton

Greenhouse Winter Patio

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Tiramisu Bistro – At this popular Edmonton restaurant, you can dine in a private igloo! Your kids will love the unique experience, and you’ll love the to-die-for menu!

Address: 10750 124 St, Edmonton

Tiramisu Igloo Dining

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Boxer – Kitchen & Bar – Cozy up in a rooftop dome as you take-in great Edmonton views and mouth-watering pasta and entrees.

Address: 10315 83 Ave, Edmonton

Boxer Kitchen Rooftop Dome

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Baijiu – The vibe here is trendy and might be better fit for families with older kids or for date night. But regardless of who you go with, you’ll enjoy food meant to be shared with your loved ones and you can do that on their expansive outdoor patio with multiple heaters and fire pits.

Address: 10359 104 St NW, Edmonton

Baijiu Winter Patio

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