5 Outdoor Food & Drinks Venues To Visit In Nottingham This Summer

Are you missing the delights of drinking and dining?

As the city’s food and drink venues begin to reopen, many visitors may be hesitant to get out and enjoy themselves – but with these spacious outdoor venues you don’t have to worry! Relax in a socially-distanced outdoor environment, and soak up those last few rays of Summer with our top pick for outdoor venues in Nottingham:

Rock City’s Yard Bar

Talbot Street is transformed into one of Nottingham’s hottest beer garden with Rock City’s outdoor Yard Bar. Every Thursday to Sunday the venue hosts ‘The City Sessions’ – a live outdoor DJ music experience. Running 2-3 times a day, the City Sessions are a great way to get your live music fix in a relaxed, socially-distanced setting. Get your ticket here, or find out more about the Yard Bar on their website, here.

Rescue Rooms Patio Bar

Enjoy a Summer sociable drinking session by the owners of the Rescue Rooms on their patio. From Wednesday to Saturday throughout the season they’re hosting special events from their bar and on the patio with cocktails, craft beer and fresh, cold pints. Book your table and enjoy the entertainment on offer, from DJs to quizzes to bingo. Make a booking, here.

Pitcher & Piano

Nottingham’s Pitcher & Piano is famous for its church setting, but it also has a spacious outdoor area for diners to use. Order a range of meals, bar snacks and cocktails and, with a clean and safe dining area, you can enjoy the city sights with complete peace of mind. Book your visit now

Bar Iberico

Delicious tapas is on the menu at Bar Iberico, and you can make it an authentic al fresco experience with their outdoor dining area.  With food served until 10pm at night, you can enjoy a relaxed evening with friends and family from the award-winning restaurant! Learn more, here.

The Magic Garden

Hidden behind the cobbled streets of the Lace Market is one of Nottingham’s best kept secrets, The Magic Garden. An outdoor experience like no other, The Magic Garden is a transformed idyllic garden of a stunning Grade-II listed building. Filled with tropical plant life and vibrant colours, this venue serves delicious cocktails, al fresco brunches, hearty dinners and more. Find out more, here.

Find The Best Restaurants In Nottingham Today

Nottingham City is filled with unique drinking and eating venues – from quirky coffee shops and independent cocktail bars, to burger shacks and glamorous restaurants. Whatever the mood you’re in, we can find the best places to drink and eat to suit the occasion. Plan your next visit with us today!


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