From beer gardens to heated patios over 100 places in Liverpool to eat/drink outside from 12 April

With birthdays, holidays and even Xmas cancelled - or at least extremely pared back - for much of the past 12 months, a date to look forward to is a precious thing. For anyone that likes a bevvie (and a burger, maybe) in the sunshine with *checks notes* up to six people from different households or more if they're only from two different households, 12 April is that glorious date. 

That's the date when lockdown is chalked to lift ever so slightly, just enough to give us permission to go back to our favourite bars, pubs, restaurants and cafes but only if they have an outdoor space. Cue everyone applying for pavement licenses. 

We've done our research and rounded up a list of 70 odd places to eat and drink outdoors in Liverpool from 12 April onwards. It's in easy A-Z form cos we're good to you like that and we will be updating this one. Do let us know if we've missed any and we will add them to the list.


(A-B) Outdoor drinking and dining spots

Abditory 22 Queen Ave, Liverpool L2 4TZ

Aether Liverpool One, 8 Kenyons Steps, Liverpool L1 3DF

The Art School 1 Sugnall St, Liverpool L7 7EB

The Bagelry 42 Nelson St, Liverpool L1 5DN

Baltic Beer Garden Liverpool L8 5XJ

The Baltic Fleet 33A Wapping, Liverpool L1 8DQ

Baltic Market 107 Stanhope St, Liverpool L8 5RE

Bacaro 47 Castle St, Liverpool L2 9UB

Birdies 29-31 Parliament St, Liverpool L8 5RN

Black Lodge Brewing 3 Kings Dock St, Liverpool L1 8JU

The Blackburne Arms 24 Catharine St, Liverpool L8 7NL

Bombed Out Church Garden Bar Leece St, Liverpool L1 2TR

The Bridewell 1 Campbell Square, Liverpool L1 5FB

Botanical Garden 49 New Bird St, Liverpool L1 0BW

Boujee Liverpool One, Kenyons Steps, Liverpool L1 3DF

The Bookbinder 2 Lark Ln, Liverpool L17 8US

Brewdog Manolis Yard, 8 Colquitt St, Liverpool L1 4DE

Brunch Club 37-41 Duke St, Liverpool L1 5AP

Butter 28 Slater St, Liverpool L1 4BX

Buyers Club 24 Hardman St, Liverpool L1 9AX

(C-E) Even more places to sit outside

Café Tabac 126 Bold St, Liverpool L1 4JA

Cains Brewery Village Stanhope St, Liverpool L8 5XJ

Cargo Alexandra Tower, 19 Princes Parade, Liverpool L3 1BD

Castle St Townhouse 25-27 Castle St, Liverpool L2 4TA

Chamber 36 45-49 Berry St, Liverpool L1 9DF

Clockworks 11 Wolstenholme Square, Liverpool L1 4JJ

The Clubhouse Chavasse Park One, Liverpool L2 9SQ

Crazy Pedros 25 Parr St, Liverpool L1 4JN

Crust Woolton 3 Allerton Rd, Woolton, Liverpool L25 7RA

Churrasco Steakhouse Aigburth Rd, Liverpool L17 8XW

Crust 25 Bold St, Liverpool L1 4DN

Dash 15 Victoria St, Liverpool L2 5QS

Dead Crafty Beer Company 92 Dale St, Liverpool L2 5TF

Dockleaf CAINS BREWERY VILLAGE, Stanhope St, Liverpool L8 5XJ

Dovedale Towers 60 Penny Ln, Liverpool L18 1DG

El Gato Negro Unit 2, Walker House Exchange Flags, Liverpool L2 3YL

El Pueblo 64 Derby Rd, Huyton, Liverpool L36 9YG

The Elephant 1 Woolton St, Liverpool L25 5NH

Evil Eye Burrito Shack 208 Smithdown Rd, Liverpool L15 3JT

(F-M) Beer gardens, terraces and other ways to pull up a seat outside a restaurant or bar

Free State Kitchen 1 Maryland St, Liverpool L1 9DE

Gino Di’Acampo 1 Castle St, Liverpool L2 4SW

The Griffin Church Ln, Eccleston, Saint Helens WA10 5AD

Gusto Edward Pavilion, Liverpool L3 4AF

Habibi Victoria Quarter, 3 Grosvenor Rd, New Brighton CH45 2JD

Il Forno 132 Duke St, Liverpool L1 5AG

Kassap 77 Bold St, Liverpool L1 4EZ

Kazimier Garden 32 Seel St, Liverpool L1 4BE

Leaf on Bold Street 65-67 Bold St, Liverpool L1 4EZ

The Lodge Lark Lane 33 Lark Ln, Liverpool L17 8UW

Love and Rockets 52 Lark Ln, Liverpool L17 8UU

Liberte 50 Brunswick St, Liverpool L2 0PL

Lunya 55 Hanover St, Liverpool L1 3DN

Lunyalita Britannia Pavilion, Royal Albert Dock, Liverpool, L3 4AD

Ma Boyles Tower Bldg, 7 Tower Gardens, Liverpool L3 1LG

Madre 6, Atlantic Pavilion Albert Dock, Liverpool L3 4AE

Maray Albert Docks Unit 4, Britannia Pavilion, Albert Dock, Liverpool L3 4AD

Matou Mersey Ferry Terminal, 2nd floor, Georges Parade Pier Head, Liverpool, Building L3 1BY

Maluco 2 Castle St, Liverpool L2 0NA

Marco Pierre White Steakhouse Bar & Grill 10 Chapel St, Liverpool L3 9AG

McCooleys 46-50 Wood St, Liverpool L1 4AQ

The Merchant 40 Slater St, Liverpool L1 4BX

Modo 2 Concert St, Liverpool L1 4AR

The Monro 92 Duke St, Liverpool L1 5AG

Mustard & Co 84 College Rd, Liverpool L23 0RP

(O-R) Yet more picnic benches, patios and pews

Oxton Bar and Kitchen 2 Claughton Firs, Oxton, Village, Birkenhead, Prenton CH43 5TQ

Pan Am Albert Dock, Liverpool L3 4AD

Papillion 31 Hope St, Liverpool L1 9BQ

Patterson's 28 Gradwell St, Liverpool L1 4JH

The Peacock 49, 51 Seel St, Liverpool L1 4AZ

Peaky Blinders Cains Brewery Village, Stanhope St, Liverpool L8 5XJ

The Penny Lane 116 Penny Ln, Liverpool L18 1DQ

Phase One 40 Seel St, Liverpool L1 4BE

PINS 45 - 61 Duke St, Liverpool L1 5AP

Pioneer Crosby 107 Liverpool Rd, Crosby, Liverpool L23 5TD

Pippin's Corner 64 Lark Ln, Liverpool L17 8UU

Polidor 68 89 Lark Ln, Liverpool L17 8UP

The Pump House Albert Dock, Hartley Quay, Liverpool L3 4AN

Queens Queen Ave, Liverpool L2 4TX

The Quarter 7 Falkner St, Liverpool L8 7PU

The Railway 18 Tithebarn St, Liverpool L2 2DT

The Refinery Josephine Butler Building, Hope St, Liverpool L1 9BQ

Revolution Unit 4M, Atlantic Pavilion Albert Dock, Liverpool L3 4AE

Revolucion De Cuba Unit 17, Albert Dock, Liverpool L3 4AF

Rosa's Thai Cafe Unit 7 Britannia Pavillion Royal Albert Dock, Liverpool L3 4AD

Roxy Ballroom Hanover Street 26 College Ln, Liverpool L1 3DS

Roxy Ballroom 8, 8a Rainford Square, Liverpool L2 6PX

Rudy's 3-7 Castle St, Liverpool L2 4SW

Rosa's Thai Café Unit 7 Britannia Pavillion Royal Albert Dock, Liverpool L3 4AD

Frothy Pint Of Beer And Chicken Burger On The Terrace At Pattersons Liverpool
Beer and burger on the terrace at Patterson's

(S-Z) And more places to get a beer outside in Liverpool

Salt Dog Slims 79 Seel St, Liverpool L1 4BB

Salt House Tapas Church House, 1 Hanover St, Liverpool L1 3DW

Sefton Park Hotel Sefton Park, 37 Aigburth Dr, Liverpool L17 4JE

Shenanigans 77 Tithebarn St, Liverpool L2 2EN

Silk Rd Beetham Plaza, 25 The Strand, Liverpool L2 0XJ

Smugglers Cove Britannia Pavillion Albert Dock, Liverpool L3 4AD

Smoke and Dough 14 Paradise St, Liverpool L1 8JF

The Spellow 79 Goodison Rd, Liverpool L4 4EN

Tank Room Cains Brewery Village Stanhope Street, Liverpool L8 5XJ

Ten Streets Social 8 Regent Rd, Liverpool L3 7BX

Trunk Federation House, 88 Hope St, Liverpool L1 9BW

Tribeca 336-338 Smithdown Rd, Liverpool L15 5AN

Turncoat Bar 30 Edward Pavilion, Liverpool L3 4AF

The Watering Can 64 Greenbank Rd, Liverpool L18 1HQ

What's Cooking? 24 Britannia Pavilion Royal Albert Dock, Liverpool L3 4AD

Wolf & Waffle 34 Berry St, Liverpool L1 9DF

Woodside Ferry Village Woodside Ferry Terminal, Birkenhead CH41 6DU

Woolton Village Club 23 Allerton Rd, Liverpool L25 7RA

Yee Rah 14 Paradise St, Liverpool L1 8JF


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