Make sure you’re sitting patio pretty as the weather heats up with About’s fave al fresco spots.
Gervasi Vineyard Piazza Outdoor Patio
The Piazza features casual dining (at a counter with delivery to your table). Enjoy Bocce and lawn games lakeside and bring blankets or lawn chairs—food and beverage can be ordered from the bar and enjoyed on the lawn. Live music Thursday through Sunday. 1700 55th St. NE, Canton, gervasivineyard.com.
Basil Asian Bistro + Grapes in a Glass
These two downtown staples have teamed up to offer a new spot for al fresco dining and drinking along Market Ave. in downtown Canton. Enjoy many varieties of wine, sake and cocktails, plus the full menu from Basil. Besides, where else can you dine adjacent to giant elephants? 575 and 585 Market Ave. N, Canton, grapesinaglass.org and basilasianrestaurant.com.
Granite Grille at The Quarry Golf Club
Overlooking the 18th hole and a natural deep-water lake, the Granite Grille’s covered veranda dining offers a breathtaking view and mouth-watering menu. From juicy burgers to exotic fish flown in fresh from Hawaii, there’s something for the whole family to enjoy. 5650 Quarry Lake Dr., East Canton, quarrygolfclubggp.com.
Margarita’s Mexican Grill & Cantina
This little patio has been imported from a quaint Mexican village. Sun yourself while you enjoy generous, authentic and colorful food and drink—margaritas are a must at a place called Margarita’s! 45 First St. NW, Massillon.
Sylvester’s North End Grille
Enjoying classic Italian food outdoors is the way it was intended! Sylvester’s does patio dining right, but make sure to come early to guarantee your spot—it’s first come, first served. 4305 Portage St., North Canton, sylvestersgrille.com.
On social media, you said your favorite patios are Main Street Grille, The Barrel Room Wine & Beer Bar, Gervasi Vineyard, Nathan’s Patio Bar & Grill and your own patio.