Family-Friendly Restaurant Patios | Fargo & Moorhead

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The sun is shining and the time for patio season in Fargo has arrived! Here are some local bars and restaurants that provide patios or rooftops, places to eat, drink, and soak up the sunshine.

Outdoor Patios in Fargo & Moorhead


With a lovely patio space alongside Broadway in downtown Fargo AND right next to Broadway Square, this is the perfect spot to bring the kiddos for a family meal! Enjoy a delicious meal and drink for yourself, and let the kids play. Check out the Facebook page to see when their live music events are!

701 Eateries/Camp Lonetree

Head upstairs to Camp Lonetree, a cabin-like bar and grill with a four-season rooftop patio. Experience a casual, cozy vibe and enjoy their signature drinks, appetizers, and kids menu!

Bar Down

This hockey-themed sports bar and restaurant opened in 2020. Located in West Fargo in The Lights complex, they have a spacious patio and a fun, kid-friendly atmosphere.

Baron’s Eatery & Bar

Located inside Kingpinz, this fun food spot will get you some sunshine while you eat before heading inside to play! Pick from staples like tacos, pizza, and burgers, or step up your game with an entree or pasta!

Beer & Fish Company

This is a hidden gem in Robert’s Alley in Downtown Fargo known for their fresh fish and large menu. They provide casual dining and favorites include fish and chips, crab cakes, and an oyster bar. The outdoor patio is located in the alley.

Brew Bird

Come for their Tiki drinks and fried chicken, Brew Bird has a fun outdoor space on the edge of downtown Fargo. Try their chicken sandwich and dipping sauce options. And bonus, everything on their menu is gluten-free!

Brewtus’ Brickhouse

They have wood-fired pizza, big portions, good service, and an extensive tap list. Enjoy their lunch menu on the patio on a sunny day.

Doolittle’s Woodfire Grill

Woodfire cooking creates delicious rotisserie chicken at this casual dining restaurant. They also have tasty salads and a large selection of wine. Doolittle’s is located just off I-94 and 25th Street.

El Agave

Because who doesn’t love a drink and some tacos on the patio? Full menu of authentic Mexican dishes you won’t want to miss.

Fargo Billiards & Gastropub

Pool tables, ping pong, foosball tables provide entertainment for the whole family at Billiards. In south Fargo, they offer outdoor dining and a bar area with three sand volleyball courts.

Granite City

Conveniently located near the West Acres Mall, Granite City features a large patio area and is known for their generous helpings, extensive menu, and on-site brewery.

Hen House

Located in the former Brewtus’ Brickhouse in Moorhead, this family friendly spot specializes in sandwiches, brick oven pizza’s and more! Check out their Facebook page for upcoming events.


Just off 32nd Avenue in West Fargo, Hooligans features a spacious deck and patio. They serve up pizza and wings with friendly service in a fun atmosphere.


This sports bar and restaurant in Moorhead has a patio area with views of a local pond. This local favorite is known for its great burgers and potato options.

Lucky’s 13 Pub

This a classic pub serves up burgers and comfort food. It’s located not too far from West Acres Mall and has a patio area for soaking up the sun.


This local chain is well known for its free chips and Mexican fare. With a sizable outdoor area, Paradiso is a good spot for large groups of people.

Porter Creek Hardwood Grill

This huge patio with a fire pit provides a nice atmosphere for outdoor dining. They serve modern American food, with their rotisserie chicken being a favorite.

Sol Ave Kitchen

Enjoy casual, globally-inspired street food in Moorhead. They offer fresh choices with a Midwest twist, and an outdoor seating area. Bonus: they are located next door to Junkyard Brewing Company!

Spicy Pie West Fargo

The West Fargo Spicy Pie boasts a large outdoor area, a fire pit, and an oversized chair for photo ops. This local chain serves up pizza, grinders, and drinks.

Rhombus Guys

Offering a rooftop patio, Rhombus Guys offers delicious, unique pizza options, and a good drink selection. Rhombus Guys is located in Downtown Fargo and their patio has a fun, vibrant atmosphere.

Tavern Grill

Known for their build your own burgers, salads, and pizzas, this location features a garage door that opens to a huge outdoor patio.

Wurst Bier Hall, West Fargo

Looking for a place with German flair? Wurst offers local, seasonal, and regional beers and wines along with German favorites. Menu items include pretzels, sausages, currywurst, and kuchen. And the West Fargo location has an outdoor patio area.

Wild Bill’s Sports Saloon

Just off I-94 and 45th Street in Fargo, this western-themed bar and restaurant has an outdoor patio. They serve comfort food and drinks, homemade cheese curds, breaded pickles, wings, and burgers and have a game room for the kids with pinball, retro, and interactive games.

Did we miss your favorite patios in Fargo? Contact us at [email protected] and let us know to add it!

For more ideas on ways to embrace summer in our area, see our Ultimate Guide to Summer Fun in Fargo!

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Leah Tennefos
Leah is a true Midwesterner: born in Minnesota, educated at the University of North Dakota, and living in Fargo since 2009. She has a degree in English and spent years working as a paralegal. Leah is now a stay-at-home mom to two boys, Andrew and Sammy. She spends her free time reading, traveling, and getting a good workout in. She loves learning, music, art, coffee, the oxford comma, and is continually pursuing the elusive goal of having an organized home.


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