With warmer temperatures, there is nothing quite like dining al fresco. Believe it or not, West Des Moines / Waukee has a wide variety of outdoor dining experiences for you to choose from.
Here is our list of Top 10 restaurants featuring patios, rooftops and picnic tables!
Barn Town Brewing
Barn Town Brewing is a brewpub serving up from-scratch comfort food and craft beer.
Global Brew Tap House
Global Brew Tap House is home to a community of craft beer lovers, 50 beers on tap and approximately 200 bottled beers from around the world.
Gilroy’s Kitchen + Pub + Patio
Gilroys’s Kitchen + Pub + Patio is known for it’s take on “Stylish American Comfort Food” that can’t be found anywhere else. Coupled with it’s experienced bar staff and one of a kind patio.
Gusto Pizza Co.
Gusto Pizza Co. offer unique hand-crafted pizzas and sandwiches, for a reasonable price.
Granite City Food & Brewery
Granite City Food & Brewery is a national restaurant chain, featuring a full made-from-scratch menu sure to please any tastes. However, the on-site brewery with handcrafted brews is what sets it apart from most national chains.
Wellman’s Pub and Rooftop
Technically not a patio, but a rooftop! Wellman’s Pub and Rooftop is one of “the” spots to watch the game and grab anything from brunch to after dinner drinks.
Saints Pub & Patio
Saints Pub & Patio is a great place to grab a burger and watch the big game, with domestic pints and a large selection of traditional bar food.
9500 University Ave #2101
West Des Moines, IA 50266
Wasabi has been a long time coming and worth the wait, bringing Asian fusion with stylish presentation to West Des Moines. Their outdoor dining space is a perfect place to enjoy that California Roll you’ve been craving lately.
265 50th Street
West Des Moines, IA 50265
Taco Hangover offers authentic street food along with killer American favorites in an urban party bar atmosphere.
Mickey’s Irish Pub
50 SE Laurel St
Waukee, IA 50263
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Energetic Irish-themed bar offering pub grub, drink specials, pool & more in a casual atmosphere.