Squamish Patio Guide – Best Places to Dine Outside

There is no doubt that sunny days in Squamish are magical. Locals and tourists all want to soak up the sunshine and relish in the warm weather as much as possible, even on the mild  fall days. Squamish is home to stunning mountain vistas in all directions and we are lucky to have a ton of great patios for soaking up the rays while dining on yummy local food. You can watch the sunset, enjoy the refreshing outdoor aromas and revel in the clear summertime nights of Squamish. The diversity of local Squamish restaurants is well known. There is something to fit everyone’s taste and budget. Our team compiled this guide to the best Squamish patios for dining outdoors.


The Watershed Grill

Squamish Patio guide


There is very little doubt that Squamish is one of the most picturesque locations in the world, and the Watershed grill is one of the best places to experience the natural scenery of Squamish all year round.  Anyone wanting to soak up the local views while dining outside won’t be disappointed with the Watershed’s waterfront patio seating. You can choose from a variety of favorites, such as wild salmon, seafood, ribs, pasta, and fresh homemade burgers.

41101 Government Rd, Squamish, BC V0N 1H0
(604) 898-6665

The Copper Coil Still and Grill



All ingredients at the Copper Coil are fresh, with all protein being hormone and antibiotic free. They also try to use local food sources whenever possible. Their patio boasts an unparalleled view of the Chief, with plans of making it year round for this fall/winter season. Offering you the opportunity to wet your whistle on their local crafted spirits while enjoying their delicious  food on the patio year round. Bonus: Check out their awesome line up of live music.


37996 Cleveland Ave, Squamish, BC V8B 0R2
(604) 892-0646




Pepe and Gringos


Pepe and Gringos Restaurant is more than just Mexican food. They also serve pasta, steaks cooked to perfection, and tapas. Their patio is picturesque with a variety of flowers filling the air with a refreshing boutique of fragrances and twinkling lights that provide the perfect glowing ambiance for romance.


40359 Tantalus Way, Squamish, BC V0N 1T0
604 898 3606

The Match Eatery



The Match Eatery’s patio dining is located so close to the Chief that you will swear that you can reach out and touch its’ rocky crevices. While enjoying hearty pub food, restaurant patrons can also watch rock climbers trying their hand at scaling the Chief. During the weekend, live musical performers entertain guests. The Eatery also features numerous gaming machines and hosts all major sporting events.


9000 Valley Drive, Squamish, BC, V8B 0B3
(604) 892-2946

Zephyr Cafe


Patio diners at the Zephyr Cafe can enjoy a variety of veggie, vegan, raw and gluten-free dishes at the downtown gem. In the summer months their street-side patio is the best place to enjoy people watching with a delicious coffee in hand.  Bonus: Open late in the summer months means more time spent enjoying the outdoors on the cool summer evenings in Squamish


38084 Cleveland Avenue, Squamish, BC, V8B 0B3
(604) 567-4568



The Brewpub is located walking distance to the marina and their patio dining area offers clear views of the Chief. They also have a large variety of handcrafted beers for diners to sample. You can choose from a variety of pub style fares such as fresh seafood and homemade pizzas.


37801 Cleveland Ave, Squamish, BC V8B 0A7
(778) 654-3358

The Crabapple Cafe


During the day, the Crabapple Cafe is a small, local cafe offering a variety of fresh, healthy fare and regional craft beer favorites. There patio is covered and heated so diners can languish in the shade during the day or enjoy an intimate, romantic dinner as night falls.

41701 Government Rd, Brackendale, BC V0N 1H0, Canada
(604) 898-1991


Spokes Cafe 


Spokes cafe is a great place to enjoy fresh coffee with a healthy lunch from their fully vegan menu. Sit and enjoy the sun on their outdoor patio, or take a bite to go for a picnic  at one of the many Lakes in Squamish

6-40437 Tantalus Way, Squamish, BC V8B 0N2

Phone: (604) 898-5251



Although Mag’s 99 doesn’t have a patio in the traditional sense – they make this list for having yummy food you can take to go to dine outside in Squamish. Our tip:- pre order mags for a fast pick up and head on over to the spit to watch the kiteboarders fly with a burrito!


Did we miss any of your favourite Patios in Squamish? Let us know!

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