Summer is ending and the scenery is beginning to change. Outdoor dining is a treat during the upcoming fall season. Check out some of the most delicious and beautiful restaurants that offer outdoor seating in Terre Haute!
5th Street Nutrition
While not a full meal, grabbing a drink from 5th Street Nutrition is always a good time. Drinking a flavorful protein shake in their quaint outdoor seating is a great way to start or end a day. Their charming seating area wraps around the front of the building. Located on a busy street, you can watch as cars drive by and people walk around downtown. This patio setting is the perfect place to be after a busy day of shopping or touring Terre Haute’s attractions.
7th & Elm Bar and Grille
Perhaps one of Terre Haute’s most popular bars, 7th and Elm’s most unique and special feature is its beautiful 2nd floor patio. The wooden pergola gives it an organic and homey feel that your family and friends will love. We recommend staying for when it gets dark so you can enjoy the cool breezes and twinkling lights. Visitors to Terre Haute can also order unique cocktails while relaxing with friends and basking in an aerial view of ISU’s campus.
Bar Bosco/Alimentari Da Pesavento
This beautiful neighborhood bar and restaurant brings Italy straight to Terre Haute. Not only do they have meals made from scratch, but they also have a beautiful courtyard for all restaurant-goers to marvel at. This local establishment also offers unique cocktails that look just as good as they taste. Sit out with your friends for a few hours chatting, sipping beautifully crafted cocktails, and eating authentic Italian pasta!
Charlie's Pub and Grub
Charlie’s Pub and Grub offers the classic neighborhood bar feel with its beautiful outdoor patio. Not only do they offer amazing and original food, but Charlie’s often hosts musicians to perform in its outdoor dining area. You can have a night full of rockin’ music, craft beer, and a delicious Tweety burger.
The Copper Bar
This recently revamped restaurant and bar offers a beautiful and nostalgic setting both inside and out. When sitting on their beautiful patio covered by trees and plants, you can see a block of historic buildings of downtown Terre Haute. If you go at night, you’ll be able to see the Copper Bar’s simple but stunning neon sign. Grab a few drinks and delicious food while you view a historic area in Terre Haute.
Java Haute has always been a favorite amongst college students and coffee-enthusiasts in Terre Haute. Their inside is covered in local artwork that gives it an authentic local feel. But their outside patio is perfect for enjoying a beautiful but productive day. Bring your laptop or a book and sit out with a cup of coffee to take advantage of some wonderful Indiana weather.
M.Moggers Restuarant and Pub
This historic location is a treasure in Terre Haute. The original location of the Terre Haute Brewing Company, M. Moggers creates an ambiance like no other. While their inside is just as nice, their back patio is the place to be. The wooden deck gives it a homey feel where you and your friends or family can relax and take in your surroundings. You’ll be surrounded by greenery as you enjoy old-fashioned dining in Terre Haute.
Ritter's Frozen Custard
A treasured ice cream place in Terre Haute, Ritter's offers old-fashioned custard with an old-timey like setting. Having nothing but outdoor seating, it offers plenty for both family and friends. They offer plenty of flavors that will satisfy anyone’s sweet tooth. Ritter’s famous treats are perfect on any day and in any weather.
A mouthwatering Mediterranean spot to eat, Saratoga sits on one of Terre Haute’s most popular intersections. Its outdoor dining area wraps around the corner to give its customers a wonderful view of a busy downtown area. This special spot is also one of Terre Haute’s oldest restaurants. You’ll have the pleasure of enjoying a home-cooked meal with origins all the way back to 1942. Anyone can enjoy their outdoor seating and Middle Eastern favorite foods at this classic Terre Haute eatery.
Sonka's Irish Pub
A true Irish Pub in Terre Haute, Sonka's is a favorite. While their inside is covered in unique memorabilia and unique décor, the outside boasts bright colors that are sure to catch any eye. When sitting on the west side, you’ll be able to enjoy a giant mural with a fun leprechaun ready to serve you an Irish beer or a cold glass of Pepsi. Restaurant-goers sitting in the front will be able to take in all the bright reds and greens that cover the building and make it stand out among other Terre Haute restaurants. Eat their unique “irishdillas” or their famous cod sandwich as you sit out and listen to the bustling of Terre Haute.
Even though it’s famous for its New York style pizza, Terre Haute’s Wise Pies has a small patio in back that will transport you to a small pizzeria in Italy. Decorated with simple string lights, the calming ambiance and location is private but intimate. It is the perfect romantic setting for a late-night date. Order some craft beer and customize your own pizza while taking advantage of a beautiful night.
These are only a few of the mouth-watering restaurants Terre Haute has to offer. Check out our complete list of dining options in Terre Haute to find the perfect place for your delicious meal out. You can also explore Terre Haute in more ways than just eating. Make a weekend out of it by checking out our shopping locations or our rich array of museums in between meals!