Top Winter Patios in Markham

Winter blues got you down? Need a reason to get out of the house? You’re in luck–some popular summer patios are open for the winter!

Grab your winter coat and a hat and head on over to these winter patios for a memorable winter dining experience. Remember to follow all Public Health guidelines as you head on over to one of Markham’s Winter Patios!

La Grotta On Main

Are you looking for a romantic Italian dinner for two? Good news–you have two heated patios to choose from at La Grotta on Main! Choose a wine to pair perfectly with your spaghetti or order tiramisu for dessert. Either way, La Grotta on Main is the perfect winter patio for a romantic winter date night.


Address: 205 Main St Unionville, Unionville, ON L3R 2G8

Instagram: @lagrottaonmain

Photo: @peepseats

Rouge River Brewing

Nothing is more Canadian than drinking an ice-cold beer out in the snow in winter, and you can do just that at Rouge River Brewing! They’re open on Saturdays and Sundays from 11am to 5pm, so come down and enjoy a pint on this winter patio this weekend. There is no better way to get some sun and fresh air in the winter.


Address: 50 Bullock Dr #8, Markham, ON L3P 3P2

Instagram: @rougeriverbrewery

Unionville Arms Pub & Grill

Get cozy in Unionville at this pub & grill for a one-of-a-kind outdoor winter dining experience.

Wear your warmest scarf and hat and enjoy your pub favourites at the Unionville Arms Pub & Grill–you can never go wrong with their delicious comfort food!


Address: 189 Main St Unionville, Unionville, ON L3R 2G8

Instagram: @thearms

Photo: @thearms

Chef 88 Elite Fine Dining

Grab a table at Markham’s largest outdoor patio this winter! Chef 88 Elite Fine Dining has transformed their popular summer patio into a magical winter one for dining outside year-round. Enjoy dim sum, lunch or dinner at this famous Chinese restaurant. Come for good eats and stay for the great environment!


Address: 1661 Denison Street, Unit T1, Markham, Ontario L3R 6E4

Instagram: @_chef88elite

Photo: @_chef88elite

Duchess of Markham

This Markham favourite has two outdoor patios open and ready for winter dining!

This gem can be found on Main Street Markham and is open daily to serve you your favourite meals (and some good times!)


Address: 53 Main St N, Markham, ON L3P 1X7

Instagram: @theduchessofmarkham

Smash Kitchen & Bar

Yet another Markham restaurant has transformed their summer patio into a heated winter patio! Smash Kitchen & Bar (Markham) is now open for takeout and dining on their outdoor patio. They are an upscale restaurant serving a southern-inspired casual comfort food menu year-round.

Call ahead or reserve online to secure your table on the much desired heated winter patio at Smash Kitchen & Bar!

Address: 4261 Hwy 7, Unionville, ON L3R 9W6

Instagram: @smashkitchen

Photo: @kfoodieee

Lobster Port 龍港 (Coming Soon)

Try out this brand-new winter patio this year! They are currently undergoing renovations but there will soon be a new winter patio in tow, and it will take the traditional seafood dinner experience to a whole new level. Visit Lobster Port 龍港 this winter to be amongst the first to dine at Markham’s newest patio!


Address: 8432 Leslie St, Thornhill, ON L3T 7M6


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