10 New Patios to Check Out Around WNY

City Guide


Written by Andrea Diedrich

Published on August 1, 2019

Resurgence Brewing Co. / Photo x Christopher Lestak for Step Out Buffalo

Summertime in Western New York means getting outdoors and enjoying the heat while it lasts. What better way to do this than by catching a summer breeze on a restaurant patio. Whether you’re looking for a day to catch some rays or a night out under the stars, we got you covered with 10 new patios around the Buffalo area.


Tappo Pizza at Thin Man Brewery / Photo courtesy of Tappo Pizza

1. Tappo Pizza at Thin Man Brewery – Chandler Street

166 Chandler St, Buffalo, NY 14207  / (716) 393-4355


Teaming up with Tappo Pizza, Thin Man Brewery has opened a new second location in “Chandlerville.” Come by this location for a good slice of pizza as well as a photo op in front of their graffitied walls.


Resurgence Brewing Co - Chicago Street

Resurgence Brewing Co – Chicago Street / Photo x Christopher Lestak for Step Out Buffalo

2. Resurgence Brewing Company – Chicago Street

55 Chicago St, Buffalo, NY 14204 / (716) 768-6018


The new (2nd) location brings a relaxed summer vibe every patio strives for with multiple fire pits and outdoor games.


Misuta Chows

Patio at Misuta Chows / Photo courtesy of Misuta Chows

3. Misuta Chow’s

521 Main St, Buffalo, NY 14203 / (716) 259-8228


Misuta Chow’s is upping the game with this brand new patio out front of their restaurant, bringing some serious character to Main Street.


Prescott’s Provisions patio / Photo x Prescott’s Provisions

4. Prescott’s Provisions

40 E Niagara St, Tonawanda, NY 14150 / (716) 525-1260


Opening just about a year ago, Prescott’s Provisions is bringing their classy dining options out onto their newly covered patio. To be fair, the patio was always there, but now it’s covered and v large. Located in Tonawnada, these guys have the perfect view of the Erie Canal, boaters, and kayaks brining extra Summer feels to your dining experience.


SZND paatio / Photo x Christopher Lestak for Step Out Buffalo


1448 Hertel Ave, Buffalo, NY 14216 / (716) 322-0037


SZND recently opened on Hertel Ave and its blending upscale taste with a laid back atmosphere. And now you can enjoy it on their sidewalk patio off Hertel.

The Draft Room

Photo courtesy of The Draft Room

6. The Draft Room

79 Perry St, Buffalo, NY 14203 / (716) 314-0303


This beer garden is not to be missed in the lineup of great new patios to check out around WNY. You’ll find games, plenty of beer, and even the occasional yoga class.


Photo courtesy of Woodcock Brother’s Brewery

7. Woodcock Brothers Brewing Company

908 Niagara Falls Blvd, North Tonawanda, NY 14120 / (716) 260-1284


Located in the Wurlizter Plaza, Woodcock Brothers’ new location offers a wide menu of food options and craft beers to choose from to enjoy on their patio.

*Note*  This location has a different menu from their Wilson location.


Belt Line Brewery & Kitchen Patio / Photo courtesy of Belt Line Brewery & kitchen

8. Belt Line Brewery & Kitchen

545 Swan St, Buffalo, NY 14204 / (716) 402-1756


Belt Line brewery & Kitchen opened early this year, focusing on classic beer styles as well as new trends in the beer industry. Their kitchen works with local, organic and non-gmo products, pumping out a small menu swiftly. Pro tip: its location near, but not in Larkin Square makes it a great post Food Truck Tuesday stop.


9. Imperial Pizza

1035 Abbott Rd, Buffalo, NY 14220 / (716) 825-3636


Imperial Pizza’s major renovations this year included the addition of a patio. If you are looking for classic Buffalo pizza with a sports bar vibe, the patio at Imperial Pizza is the place to be.

Fattey Beer Co. patio / Photo x Christopher Lestak of Step Out Buffalo

10. Fattey Beer Co.

5 Genesee St, Buffalo, NY 14203 


Fattey Beer Co. is a brand new bottle shop located in Downtown Buffalo, bringing a unique perspective to the beer tasting experience. As a bottle shop, guests are welcome to drink bottles (or drafts) they find throughout the store. Don’t forget to take advantage of not only the front patio but the back beer garden too.

Written by <a href="" target="_self">Andrea Diedrich</a>

Written by Andrea Diedrich

Andrea is a Content Coordinator and writer for Step Out Buffalo. By day she enjoys using her creative side and researching all things Buffalo. By night you’ll find her exploring Buffalo’s waterfront, dining with friends or catching the latest show/concert in town.
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