Best Outdoor Dining Options on the Strip

There are hundreds of restaurants located up and down the Las Vegas Strip.

With the beautiful weather and scenery, there are many dining options that include outdoor seating in addition to indoor seating. Why not take advantage of the lovely outdoors and dine strip-side at some of the best outdoor restaurants the Strip has to offer?

Keep reading to find some great outdoor dining experiences in Vegas.

best outdoor dining on the strip

Mon Ami Gabi

A great French dining option is Mon Ami Gabi, located at Paris Las Vegas. Mon Ami Gabi offers the small, local French restaurant experience that with no elegant dress code required. Mon Ami Gabi has patio seating overlooking the Las Vegas Strip, from the base of the Eiffel Tower.

Mon Ami Gabi is on of the most popular outdoor dining options on the Vegas Strip.


To satisfy that craving for Italian, the Four Seasons’ Veranda offers authentic Italian cuisine. With communal dining tables and terrace seating, this restaurant from the south end of the Strip is the perfect place to enjoy the wonderful Italian food without the plane ride to Italy.

SW Steakhouse

Now, many couples find it hard to agree on where to eat on vacation. There exists the perfect compromise dining option for those indecisive couples. The SW Steakhouse located at the Wynn offers an elegant steak experience. Patrons get to fine dine while enjoying hunks of beef specially crafted by an award winning chef.  In addition to offering the ultimate dining compromise, SW offers outdoor seating with the perfect view of the Lake of Dreams. This 5 star restaurant creates the best date night experience.

Dining Options on the Strip

Serendipity 3

When traveling with a group of friends, many groups like to include separate activities i.e Girl’s Day and Guy’s Day. There are two restaurants that are perfect for the vacation time out, so to speak. For the ladies, who doesn’t like ordering the entire dessert menu, or enjoying brunch with Strip views? Serendipity 3 offers just that. Located outside Caesar’s Palace, Serendipty 3 is known for its incredible dessert menu, and is a well known brunch spot. With patio seating and views of the Strip, you can sip that Frozen Hot Chocolate and relax.

The Yard House

For the gentlemen, are you still in search of the ultimate sports bar? Look no further. The Yard House, located at The Linq, offers courtyard seating and an extensive bar menu. with menu options that range from wings, seafood, burgers, etc. The Yard House is the ultimate sports bar. Not only are they known for their wide variety of beer, but also their entire bar list. So you can sit and watch the big game with a juicy burger and a nice frosty draft beer with not a care in the world.



Contrary to many beliefs, Las Vegas has many accommodations for families. The perfect family restaurant with beautiful strip views and live entertainment is Margaritaville. This tropical themed restaurant offers live entertainment, balloon animals, and bar favorites. Margaritaville offers indoor seating as well as patio seating overlooking the Las Vegas Strip. So, bring the kids, there are things for everyone to enjoy in this restaurant.

Terrace Pointe Cafe

For all you early risers out there who love the classic American diner favorites, there is Terrace Pointe Cafe, located at the Wynn. This lovely cafe offers poolside seating and only serves breakfast, lunch, and dessert. So early birds can enjoy the serene pool views from the terrace and soak up that Las Vegas sunshine.

In 2015, over 42 million people visited Las Vegas. With the incredible dining options along the Las Vegas Strip, there is are outdoor dining options for everyone that are guaranteed to maximize your Las Vegas experience. Vegas Eater has a nice map of the latest outdoor dining options for more ideas as well.

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Tom Hamilton - Author

Hi, I am Tom, and I love Las Vegas. You may see me lounging at the pool, catching a late-night show, or trying my luck at craps while out in Las Vegas.

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