post-title Dining Al Fresco: Your Guide to Eating Outside in Downtown Frederick

Dining Al Fresco: Your Guide to Eating Outside in Downtown Frederick

Dining Al Fresco: Your Guide to Eating Outside in Downtown Frederick

Dining Al Fresco: Your Guide to Eating Outside in Downtown Frederick

As we enjoy the beautiful Maryland weather that comes in late summer and fall, outdoor dining becomes a no brainer. So as you’re searching for a place to eat outside in Downtown Frederick, check out our list of restaurants with rooftop patios, secret garden courtyards, and bustling sidewalk cafes!

For a full list of restaurants in Downtown Frederick, click here.

Waterfront Dining along Carroll Creek

  • Döner Bistro, 50 Carroll Creek Way
  • OPA Greek Restaurant, 50 Carroll Creek Way
  • Sweeties, 50 Carroll Creek Way
  • Windy City Red Hots, 50 Carroll Creek Way
  • The Wine Kitchen on the Creek, 50 Carroll Creek Way

Market St Rooftops, Patios & Sidewalk Cafes

  • Bella Trattoria, 129 N Market St
  • Black Hog BBQ & Bar, 118 S Market St
  • Brewer’s Alley, 124 N Market St
  • Caciqué, 26 N Market St
  • Cafe 611, 611 N Market St
  • Cakes To Die For, 154 N Market St
  • Firestone’s Market on Market, 113 N Market St
  • Hippy Chick Hummus, 237 N Market St
  • Hootch & Banter, 49 S Market St
  • Isabella’s Taverna and Tapas Bar, 44 N Market St
  • La Paz Mexican Resturant, 51 S Market St
  • Magoo’s Pub and Eatery, 1 W 2nd St
  • North Market Pop Shop, 241 N Market St
  • The Orchard, 45 N Market St
  • Pretzel and Pizza Creations, 210 N Market St
  • South Market Sandwich Co., 105 S Market St
  • VINI CULTURE wine bar & cafe, 20 N Market St
  • VOLT, 228 N Market St

Secluded Patios in Everedy Square & Shab Row

  • Ayse Meze Lounge, 6 N East St
  • Frederick Fudge & Ice Cream, 253 E Church St
  • Frederick Coffee Co & Cafe, 100 N East St
  • Glory Doughnuts, 244 E Church St
  • GOOD juju, 300 E 2nd St
  • Pistarro’s Ristorante Pizzeria Napoletana, 221 N East St
  • Sanctuary: Modern Kitchen, 16A N East St
  • Shab Row Tea Emporium, 112 N East St

Secret Gardens, Patios & Cafes on Patrick St

  • Beans and Bagels, 49 E Patrick St
  • Cafe Nola, 4 E Patrick St
  • Crabapples New York Delicatessen, 101 W Patrick St
  • JoJo’s Restaurant & Tap House, 16-18 E Patrick St
  • Le Park Bistro, 207 W Patrick St
  • Nido’s Italian Restaurant, 111 E Patrick St
  • The Perfect Blend Cafe, 31 W Patrick St
  • Sabor de Cuba, 9 E Patrick St
  • Sumittra Thai Cuisine, 12 E Patrick St

Other Hidden Gems around Town

  • 11:11 Cafe, 124 S Carroll St
  • The Blue Side Tavern, 6 S Bentz St
  • Crisafulli’s Cheese Shop, 8 E 2nd St
  • Family Meal, 882 N East St
  • Juliet’s Italian Market, 9 E Church St
  • Ragin’ Reef, 506 E Church St
  • White Rabbit Gastropub, 18 Market Space


Looking to try something new? Go to Lebherz Oil & Vinegar Emporium and try their Taste of 200 Basket. This picnic basket represents 8 different shops on N Market St and it is encouraged to take the basket to the parks to eat! The 8 shops represented in the basket are Lebherz Oil & Vinegar Emporium. Cafe Anglais, North Market Pop Shop, Hippy Chick Hummus, Viniferous, Cakes to Die For, Crisafulli’s Cheese Shop and Pretzel & Pizza Creations. For more information and to order a Taste of 200 basket, follow this link!