Places in Henderson with Patio Dining

If you’re needing fresh air for lunch or an after-work wind-down, Henderson, Kentucky is home to many places to enjoy a meal under the sun. These Henderson dives make for a great afternoon or evening out when the weather is sublime. Delve into these hole-in-the-wall places to sidewalk, patio, and deck dine in Henderson:



  • Meeting up with friends for lunch or dinner is only topped by getting to enjoy the sunshine, too. On Deck Bar & Grill, the Dariette Grill, Brown Bag Burgers, John Earl’s Icehouse and Fine Foods, Bliss Artisan, Tom’s Smokin’ Barbecue, and Tacoholics are all located in or near downtown Henderson and offer outdoor seating.

A Little Spice:

  • If you’re looking for a little spice in your meal, Tacoholics Mexican Restaurant, Cancun Mexican Restaurant, Los Toribios Mexican Restaurant, and Agaves Mexican Grill all offer shaded patio dining and delicious food.


  • Two things that go together are Friday nights and pizza. Farmer & Frenchman Winery, and Mr. B’s Pizza and Wings are hot-spots that offer outside seating, great pizza, and a good time. Bliss Artisan offers build-your-own pizza (and homemade ice cream) that you can pack to the park!

Picnic at The Perch:

  • This great new pocket-park addition to Henderson’s downtown is a great place to get a grab-and-go bite to eat while enjoying the outdoors and local art. Here’s a list of some nearby carry-out dining places that would be great for picnicking at The Perch!