Celebrate Summer with These Outdoor Restaurants in West Chester

Summer is heating up in West Chester as some of the area’s best restaurants open their doors and their patios for some outdoor dining. There’s nothing like enjoying a delicious cocktail or a succulent meal in the middle of a gorgeous summer day. No air conditioning, just a soothing breeze and the sounds of summer. Find out where to grab a bite outside in West Chester this summer before the season comes to an end.

Three Little Pigs
This neighborhood favorite is opening its patio for another busy summer season. You can find all kinds of traditional deli food here, including gourmet sandwiches, homemade soups, and crisp salads made with fresh, seasonal ingredients. It’s the perfect place for lunch if you happen to be in downtown West Chester.

Iron Hill Brewery & Restaurant
Iron Hill has become a mainstay in the downtown area. It’s usually packed with tourists and locals and summer is no exception. They have a lives sidewalk patio where you can enjoy a full bar, New American fare, and a seemingly endless selection of craft beers.

Designed for those that enjoy a fine wine and cheese plate, Avalon is a laid-back restaurant with a modest patio. You’ll find a sophisticated selection of meats and cheese, and a robust drink menu with all kinds of pairing possibilities. You can even bring your own alcohol on Sundays, Mondays, and Tuesdays.

Más Mexicali Cantina
Love Mexican food? Reserve a table on the roof of this neighborhood favorite and enjoy an awe-inspiring view of the downtown area. Not to mention, you can fill up on expertly-crafted margaritas, and some authentic Mexican food, including tacos, burritos, fajitas and endless chips and salsa.

Penn’s Table
Primarily known as a breakfast and lunch spot, Penn’s Table knows how to get you moving in the morning. Indulge in one of their legendary breakfast and bakery creations as you sip on a steaming cup of freshly brewed coffee.

This Italian restaurant will transport you to Europe in a matter of minutes. Enjoy a delicious pasta dinner with some excellent wine as you watch the locals go about their business on the street. You’ll feel like you’re on the canals of Venice without straying too far from home.

Kildare’s Irish Pub
A classic Irish pub that caters to the locals. You’ll find an overwhelming selection of beer and some traditional pub food. They have a back patio and a front sidewalk section, so you can easily get a table under the stars.

Limoncello Ristorante
An upscale Italian joint with some delicious homemade offerings. Their appetizer selection is sure to put you in a good mood before your meal arrives. You can also find a modest outdoor patio with iron-clad furniture that’s perfect for people watching.

Side Bar & Restaurant
A stomping ground for the locals, this casual bar is a great place to get a bite if you want to experience the true West Chester experience. Don’t be shy, the locals don’t bite.

Roots Cafe
Organic, healthy and sustainable, Roots Café is here to please all the vegetarians living in West Chester. You’ll find an intimate selection of inventive meatless dishes and they only serve local, fresh ingredients, so don’t expect to find the same menu twice.

D’Ascenzo’s Gelato
A perfect spot to wind down after a large meal, this decadent gelato shop is sure to awaken your sweet tooth. They have a few small tables along the street, so you can still enjoy some fresh air.

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