With all of this lovely sunshine, what better way to enjoy the warm weather than dining under floral canopies that will whisk you away to paradise? Here are some of the most gorgeous spring floral outdoor dining setups in NYC popping up just in time for spring and summer.
P.S. Most of these magical creations are by the fabulous Floratorium — be sure to check them out!
1. Lola Taverna, West Village
LOLA Taverna is a colorful escape from the city’s hustle & bustle tucked away in the West Village, serving delicious Greek cuisine and cockatils. You’ll feel like you’ve been transported to a whimsical garden as you dine and drink under their rich floral displays that decorate their outdoor seating area.
Where: 210 6th Ave.
When: Monday-Thursday 5p.m. – 11p.m., Friday-Sunday 11a.m. – 4p.m. & 5p.m. – 11p.m.
2. Sola Pasta Bar, SoHo
The Italian restaurant launched their “Soho Cottages” to bring Italy right to Manhattan. Each cottage is decked out in floral arrangements, with bright yellow and white roses crown the cottage roofs making a beautiful ambiance alongside your more beautiful bowl of pasta. There’s even a 24K gold leaf pasta!
Where: 330 W Broadway
When: Monday-Wednesday 5p.m. – 11p.m., Thursday-Sunday 12p.m. – 11p.m.
3. Pinto Garden, West Village
Pinto Garden has created a gorgeous covered garden in the back. Plus, out front, they have just as pretty seating draped in pink and white roses. Such a beautiful atmosphere to enjoy some of your favorite Thai dishes!
Where: 117 W 10th St.
When: Sunday-Thursday 12p.m. – 10p.m., Friday-Saturday 12p.m. – 11p.m.
4. Catch Roof, Meatpacking District
Catch Roof has partnered with popular florist, Floratorium, to create an enchanting, floral oasis stories above the streets of Manhattan. For fare options, choose from mouthwatering seafood dishes including Grilled Branzino and Alaskan King Crab. Or visit at brunch time for a Tuna Poke Bowl, Lobster Mac & Cheese, or Cinnamon Roll Pancakes.
Where: 21 9th Ave.
When: Dinner: Sunday-Thursday 5:30p.m. – 11:30p.m., Friday-Saturday 5:30p.m. – 12:00a.m., Brunch: Friday-Sunday 11:30a.m. – 3:30p.m.
5. Boucherie, West Village
Sit down for one of the best brunches in the city while you admire the lovely twisting vines of red roses that line the outdoor seating area at this French brasserie’s original location.
Where: 99 7th Ave S.
When: Monday-Friday 11a.m. – 12a.m., Saturday-Sunday 10a.m. – 12a.m.
6. Baby Brasa
Head to Baby Brasa for the gorgeous red florals, stay for the tasty Peruvian fusion dishes and signature seasonal cocktails like the Pink Flamingo made with Tito’s Vodka, frozen Whispering Angel rose, watermelon purée, and lime.
Where: 240 Central Park S.
When: Monday-Sunday 12p.m. – 2:45p.m. & 5p.m. – 10p.m.
7. Pasta Louise, Park Slope
This neighborhood gathering spot offers simple but delicious Italian cuisine, especially (of course) pasta, served with made-from-scratch sauces and special additions like burrata, house made ricotta, and crispy prosciutto. There’s also homemade ice cream with flavors that change daily! The floral design was inspired by the owner’s hometown of Oakland, CA.
Where: 803 8th Ave.
When: Tuesday-Thursday 8a.m. – 9p.m., Friday 8a.m. – 9:30p.m., Saturday 9a.m. – 9:30p.m., Sunday 9a.m. – 9p.m.
8. Loulou, Chelsea
Out of all the spring floral outdoor dining setups in NYC, Loulou is a must-visit. Enjoy French dishes and delicious (and Insta-worthy!) cocktails at this pet-friendly spot in Chelsea. It was named after none-other than the owner’s adorable pup!
Where: 176 8th Ave.
When: Monday-Thursday 11a.m. – 12a.m., Friday-Sunday 10a.m. – 12a.m.
9. Court Street Tavern, Carroll Gardens
This beautiful bistro, located in one of the oldest bars in Brooklyn, is the perfect spot to cozy up with a menu that focuses on a range of classic American snacks and starters.
Where: 449 Court St.
When: Monday-Wednesday 12p.m. – 12a.m., Thursday-Friday 12p.m. – 1a.m., Saturday 11a.m. – 2a.m., Sunday 11a.m. – 12a.m.
10. PHD Terrace, Midtown
Open every Wednesday-Sunday until 11pm, travel through their flower wall on your way to grab delicious cocktails and take in rooftop views of Manhattan below at PHD Terrace at Dream Midtown.
Where: 210 W 55th St.
When: Wednesday 5p.m. – 12a.m., Thursday 5p.m. – 1a.m., Friday – Saturday 5p.m. – 2a.m., Sunday 5p.m. – 12a.m.