12 great patios to visit in and around the River City

Check out these awesome patios in the Tri-State.

If its harder to transmit the virus in the open air then to the patios we go! Here’s a list of great spots to eat al fresco in and around the River City in no particular order.

Cafe Arazu – Newburgh, IN

This patio will give us major Island vibes and it helps that there’s a great view of the Ohio River. This patio is decked out in lively greenery, lights, and fountains.

Posted by Cafe Arazu on Thursday, May 16, 2019

Franklin St. Pizza – Evansville, IN

Great lights? Check.  Cool art? Check. Great pizza? Check.

Posted by Franklin St. Pizza Factory on Saturday, August 18, 2018

Rooftop Bar and Grill – Downtown Evansville

The name just screams great patio. They have some great food and drinks, too.

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Posted by The Rooftop on Monday, August 3, 2020


Farmer and Frenchman, – Henderson, KY

Farmer and Frenchman in Henderson, KY has a huge patio with an even bigger view of the beautiful landscaping surrounding this vineyard and cafe.

Need a delicious French inspired meal or drinks? Call or text 270-748-1856 to make reservations with us! We can't wait to have you. #farmerandfrenchman #hendersonky #dining #eat

Posted by Farmer and Frenchman on Saturday, June 22, 2019

R’z Cafe – Fort Branch, IN

This beautiful intimate space will have you wanting to stay all day.

The pergola is open and ready for you 😊🏝🥂

Posted by R'z Cafe and Catering Company on Saturday, June 22, 2019

The Pour Haus – Tell City, IN

Not only is a great patio for large groups, but its always filled with a great music lineup.

Posted by The Pour Haus on Sunday, February 24, 2019

Dusty Barn Distillery – Mount Vernon, IN

Enjoy some of Doc’s greatest whiskey and bourbon creations during their Music on the Deck event series.

We will be open 12-6 pm today. Come see us! It’s a beautiful day to grab a drink and sit on the patio at Dusty Barn Distillery!

Posted by Dusty Barn Distillery on Saturday, April 6, 2019

Lure Seafood and Grille – Owensboro, KY

Seafood lovers rejoice! This Owensboro gem has an awesome patio to go along with their sea fare.

Posted by Lure Seafood and Grille on Thursday, October 18, 2018

The Overlook Restaurant – Leavenworth, IN

The restaurant is named specifically for the amazing view of the Ohio River. We recommend you see it yourself.

Posted by The Overlook Restaurant on Thursday, March 28, 2019

On Deck Riverside Bar & Grill – Henderson, KY

If you got it, flaunt it. Right? There’s so many amazing views of the Ohio River, especially this one at On Deck Riverside Bar & Grill.

Posted by On Deck Riverside Bar & Grill on Friday, August 25, 2017

Tiki Time – Evansville, IN

Tiki Time will do you one better than a great view of the Ohio River. This bar and grill is on the river.

Posted by Tiki Time on Tuesday, July 26, 2016

Knob Hill – Newburgh, IN

Order a cold fishbowl and you can have yourself a relaxing evening on the terrace at Knob Hill.


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