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Visit the Top 7 Patios in Lubbock

Lubbock has an average of 263 days of sunshine per year, which means it’s always the perfect time to grab a meal or a drink on the patio. Here are some of our top patio picks to do just that!

Café J

Café J has long maintained a singular place in West Texas cuisine and the arts. With a brunch that is to die for and a wonderful patio to relax on, Café J has mastered the art of fine dining and impeccable hospitality.

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The Lantern Tavern

If you’re looking for a more low-key place to enjoy some food, look no further than the Lantern Tavern (3502 Slide Road). The patio’s trees are alive with light, creating a relaxing atmosphere.

Las Brisas Southwest Steak House

Aside from mouthwatering, sizzling steaks and top-notch seafood, Las Brisas is also known for their inviting and relaxing patio atmosphere. Year-round, this patio fills up with friends enjoying Las Brisas’ extensive wine list, signature cocktails and live music.

McPherson Cellars
McPherson Cellars (1615 Texas Ave.) has a great patio area to hang out and relax. Every Thursday night during the summer they have a patio night that includes live music from various bands and food. Bring your friends and enjoy some great wine, food and music.

McPherson Cellars Patio Night

McPherson Cellars

Sugar Brown’s Coffee

If you’re searching for a patio with a chill vibe to chat with friends or get some studying done, Sugar Brown’s Coffee (1947 19th St) offers the perfect atmosphere. With tasty drinks and treats inside and a charming patio out back, Sugar Brown’s will be your new favorite place for a mid-day hang.

The Roof
Looking for an unforgettable outdoor experience in Lubbock? The Roof, located at the top of Raider Park (2252 Marsha Sharp Fwy.), will provide you with drinks, fun and a spectacular view of Lubbock’s outstanding sunsets. You can even enjoy a Texas Tech University football game from this vantage point.


The Roof (Disclaimer: Thats a real sunset! No Photoshop)

Teddy Jack’s
This Lubbock restaurant (7205 Milwaukee Ave.) is the new kid on the block, having opened during the summer of 2015. While they specialize in gourmet burgers and wood-fired pizza, Teddy Jack’s menu is outstanding all around. The reason they’re high on this list? If you’re craving an outdoor game of washers, want to soak up the sun and enjoy a cold brew or catch the big game in the open-air bar, you’ve found the right place.


Teddy Jack’s

What are some of your favorite patios in Lubbock?