Everyone loves a good happy hour, but nothing beats sipping cool drinks with friends on a killer patio. Luckily, St. Louis has an amazing list of places to choose from when it comes to outdoor drinks. Here are five great patios to check out.
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Hacienda's spacious patio is the place to be during happy hour, Monday through Friday from 3-6 p.m. Enjoy specials on house margaritas, top shelf margaritas, domestic buckets and more plus a few dips and nachos.
Located in the heart of downtown Kirkwood, Billy G's takes its patio game to the next level. The ambiance is unmatched, and happy hour (Monday through Friday from 2-6 p.m.) is a beer lover's dream. Domestic drafts are $2, domestic bottles are $2.50 and craft drafts and 16-ounce craft cans are $5. Score deals on house wine, sangria and well cocktails too!
Twinkling string lights, a bubbling fountain and plenty of cozy seating—Sanctuaria's patio in the Grove is a beautiful oasis to enjoy cocktails. Enjoy "wild tapas" and unique cocktail creations during happy hour Tuesdays through Thursdays from 5-7 p.m. and late nights Friday and Saturday from 11 p.m. to 1 a.m.
Urban Chestnut's expansive patio is a traditional German-style biergarten with plenty of seating. Dogs are welcome to accompany you as you sip pilsners, dunkels and lagers.
Kick it up a notch at The Chase Park Plaza hotel's Chase Club with poolside food and drinks. The Mediterranean-style architecture will transport you to Europe as you listen to live music alfresco.