14845 S Robert Trail, Rosemount, MN 55068
theclovermn.com | @theclovermn
What’s not to love about whiling away a few hours on Clover’s cozy tree-lined patio? This casual, chef-driven neighborhood gem offers incredible attention to detail whether it’s a hand-crafted cocktail, colorful entrée salad or a sumptuous Saturday night prime rib feast.
1755 Yankee Doodle Rd, Eagan, MN 55121
theyankeetavern.com | @theyankeetavern
The expansive outdoor deck is just the start of the summer fun at Yankee Tavern. This laidback, longstanding, neighborhood watering hole is a dog-friendly destination that also hosts bocce ball tournaments throughout the summer.
Lucky’s 13 Pub
1352 Sibley Memorial Hwy, Mendota, MN 55150
luckys13pub.com | @luckyspubofficial (Instagram only)
Relax at the original Lucky's 13 Pub, the first of five locations now sprinkled around the Twin Cities. Select from a wide array of local brews and colorful summer sippers, Added plus? This hidden gazebo-like patio oasis is tucked along the scenic Big Rivers Regional Trail, making it an ideal way-stop for your summer adventures.
Me & Julio
350 33rd St W, Hastings, MN 55033
meandjuliorestaurant.com | @meandjuliomn
Sundays throughout the summer this Tex-Mex meets the Midwest favorite features free live music from noon-3pm. Plus, the last Sunday of each month they partner with local no-kill shelter Animal Ark for an adoption day and mini-fundraiser!