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.

  • Photo courtesy of Kayla Kiley
    Photo courtesy of Kayla Kiley

    The Vault

    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

  • Photo courtesy of Martini's Pizza
    Photo courtesy of Martini's Pizza

    Martini's Pizza

    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

  • Photo courtesy of The Entertainment District
    Photo courtesy of The Entertainment District


    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

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    Cristina Arias / Getty Images

    Casa Bolero

    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.
    Sunday: closed

    CALL: (269) 382-3148

  • Photo courtesy of Wine Loft
    Photo courtesy of Wine Loft

    Wine Loft

    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

  • Photo courtesy of Kayla Kiley
    Photo courtesy of Kayla Kiley

    Cosmo's Cucina

    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
    Monday: closed

    CALL: (269) 344-5666

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