6 Places to Dine Outside This Summer in Greater Kalamazoo
In Michigan, we relish every moment of warm weather we can get before it gets cold again in the fall.
Here are six restaurants with outdoor seating in the Kalamazoo area, so you can appreciate the open air and sunshine while you dine.
WHAT: Although not in Kalamazoo, The Vault was a favorite of many of our fans on Facebook. The large patio features a fire pit, a pool table, and great scenery.
WHERE: 130 W. Prairie St, Vicksburg
HOURS: Monday - Thursday: 7 a.m. - 11 p.m.
Friday: 7 a.m. - 2 a.m.
Saturday: 10 a.m. - 2 a.m.
Sunday: 10:30 a.m. - 9 p.m.
CALL: (269) 649-2069
WHAT: Martini's has a patio right on the corner of Village and Westnedge, and it's tucked into a garden-like area in the vibrant, eccentric Vine neighborhood.
WHERE: 832 S. Westnedge Ave, Kalamazoo
HOURS: Monday - Saturday: 11 a.m. - 11 p.m.
Sunday: 11 a.m. - 9 p.m.
CALL: (269) 388-8883
WHAT: If there's one thing Michigan does right, it's sunsets. Make a reservation and enjoy SkyDeck's signature summer menu as you watch the sky's show.
WHERE: 300 E. Michigan Ave, Downtown Kalamazoo
HOURS: Reservations are available Thursday - Saturday: 5 p.m. - 8 p.m. only.
CALL: (269) 312-7412
WHAT: Casa Bolero is a tapas restaurant and tequila bar known for its Latin Caribbean small plates, its margarita selection, and its freshly prepared tableside guacamole. Enjoy a delicious meal on the restaurant's front porch.
WHERE: 116 Portage Rd, Kalamazoo
HOURS: Monday - Thursday: 5 p.m. - 9 p.m.
Friday - Saturday: 5 p.m. - 11 p.m.
CALL: (269) 382-3148
WHAT: In addition to a huge wine selection, the Wine Loft also offers dinner and dessert menus that can be enjoyed on their outdoor patio in the heart of Downtown Kalamazoo.
WHERE: 161 E. Michigan Ave, Kalamazoo
HOURS: Tuesday - Saturday: 4 p.m. - 12 a.m. or later
CALL: (269) 343-9227
WHAT: Cosmo's is located on the second floor of O'Duffy's Pub on the corner of Vine and Locust. It offers "affordable gourmet cuisine" and a second story patio with colorful umbrellas, where you can look out at the trees in the Vine neighborhood.
WHERE: Upstairs at 804 W Vine St, Kalamazoo.
HOURS: Tuesday - Friday: 5 p.m. - 10 p.m.
Saturday: 8:30 a.m. - 2 p.m. for breakfast, 5 p.m. - 10 p.m. for dinner
Sunday: 8:30 a.m. - 2 p.m. for breakfast
CALL: (269) 344-5666