The Top Kansas City Outdoor Bars

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Once the weather turns warm, Kansas Citians make their way outdoors to enjoy cocktails and drinks at some of the greatest patios around. From swanky spots and a great happy hour deck to an Irish Pub patio and an Italian veranda, here are the top places for an outdoor drink in KC.

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1331 Walnut St, Kansas City, MO 64106-2916, USA
Phone +1 816-679-0076

Mosaic's sultry and sweet lounge opens to one of the best patios in Kansas City, which just happens to overlook the Power and Light District. With great views of downtown, steady beats, amazing drinks and a chillaxing firepit, Mosaic tops the list of Kansas City's Best Drink Spots as one of most fashionable patios.

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Westside Local

1663 Summit St, Kansas City, MO 64108-1139, USA
Phone +1 816-997-9089

With a laid-back feel and a handcrafted beer in hand, you'll find Westside Local's patio a great place to meet friends and enjoy the scenery...instead of the scene. Grab a picnic table, order a Duvel and enjoy.

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Sol Cantina

408 E 31st St, Kansas City, MO 64108-3105, USA
Phone +1 816-931-8080

Sol Cantina's beach-like feel--with open bar and a patio that makes you feel like you're somewhere in the middle of Mexico will make you want a margarita.  Their motto is 'Day Drinkers Wanted'..and that's exactly what you can do at Sol.

04 of 09

O'dowd's Little Dublin

4742 Pennsylvania Ave, Kansas City, MO 64112, USA
Phone +1 816-561-2700

When you step into O'dowd's Little Dublin, you might just think you're in the middle of a pub in Ireland. This Kansas City fave sports a great place to grab an outdoor pint at both it's Plaza and Zona Rosa locations.

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Harry's Country Club

112 E Missouri Ave, Kansas City, MO 64106-1205, USA
Phone +1 816-421-3505

Harry's, located on the south edge of the River Market has a huge outdoor patio and is a great after work drink spot. Not only is Harry's great for people watching, but they have great bar food and even a bandstand for live music when the weather turns warm.

06 of 09

Bravo Italian Cucina

7301 NW 87th St, Kansas City, MO 64153, USA
Phone +1 816-741-4114

With a great restaurant to boot, the Zona Rosa's Bravo Italian Cucina has an awesome veranda that overlooks the town square and a beautiful fountain. With an outdoor bar and a great bellini, you might just think you're in Italy.

07 of 09

John's Upper Deck

928 Wyandotte St, Kansas City, MO 64105-1611, USA
Phone +1 816-255-3396

John's Upper Deck is the place to go for a Happy Hour downtown. With a huge rooftop deck (and a great view of the city) head to John's to soak in the fresh air and listen to live bands after a long work week.

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Trezo Mare

4105 N Mulberry Dr, Kansas City, MO 64116, USA
Phone +1 816-505-3200

Trezo Mare's patio makes the list because it has one of Kansas City's best views. Located high on the hill at Briarcliff Village, their patio is a great place to grab an appetizer and a few drinks while enjoying the view and the summer breeze.

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09 of 09

The Rooftop Patio @ Kelly's

500 Westport Rd, Kansas City, MO 64111, USA
Phone +1 816-561-5800

If you are looking to grab a beer and relax, and not exactly worried about how many different cheap martinis there are, then the rooftop patio at Kelly's in Westport is a great choice. Inducted in the Spring of 2010, the expanded rooftop gives Kelly's patrons a little fresh air and overlooks Westport's main drag, Pennsylvania. You can watch a game on the many flat screens, sit out of the elements if you prefer, and enjoy a great evening of 44 oz beers.

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