In Southern California, sunshine is always on the menu. Take advantage of outdoor dining spots around Anaheim when your appetite goes al fresco. Popular food halls and expanded patio seating bring the freshest flavors outdoors. Here are some of our favorite options for outdoor dining in and around Anaheim.
Good Food Hall
Trendy food halls bring options and a community feel to dining. Located on Center Street Promenade at the heart of CtrCity Anaheim, the Good Food Hall features multiple dining options and an expansive outdoor patio. Cervantes is one of our favorites with amazing flavors, fresh produce and family recipes awaiting you at the quick-service counter. It’s always a good day for Cervantes Mexican Kitchen at the Good Food Hall with breakfast on Saturday to untraditional Taco Thursday.
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Tacos from Cervantes Mexican Kitchen
Have baos with your bae at 18 Folds in the Founder’s Park outside the Anaheim Packing District. Choose between pork & shrimp, pork & chives and veggie steamed dumplings. You can heat things up with spicy shrimp wontons as you cool off on the outdoor patio and the new outdoor lantern-lit Beer Garden. Additional seating means more space for sake tasting or enjoying other curated wine and beer.
Dumplings from 18 Folds
Casa de Pancho Mexican Grill & Cantina
Fun and food are blooming at the Anaheim GardenWalk, now including traditional Mexican dishes at Casa de Pancho Mexican Grill & Cantina. Start your meal on the covered patio with flautas, and then dig into grilled seafood or fajitas. The upscale grill also features margaritas, micheladas and handcrafted cocktails from the cantina. In the evenings, party with Pancho Fridays and Saturdays from 11 PM-2 AM.
Platos from Casa de Pancho Mexican Grill & Cantina at Anaheim GardenWalk
Nova Kitchen & Bar
Engage all of the senses with a beautifully curated experience at Nova Kitchen and Bar’s outdoor patio. The Asian fusion menu offerings pair perfectly with delightful cocktails. Try the Chef’s Choice Sashimi Plate to share with a friend, or order in-season sushi all for yourself. It’s no secret the food and drinks are spectacular, but make sure to ask about the secret cocktail menu when you visit for a drink inspired by the elements.
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Secret Menu Cocktail from Nova Kitchen & Bar
SteelCraft Garden Grove
Fresh air and fresh foodie finds await at SteelCraft in Garden Grove. The communal dining space was created using repurposed shipping containers. Numerous vendors call SteelCraft home including the new Merenda Pizza, plus other favorites like Chick ‘N Shack and Renegade Taco. Treat yourself to a rose-shaped scoop of ice cream at Cauldron Ice Cream or a beer on tap from Beachwood Brewing. The outdoor eatery is a must-visit for good vibes and even better dishes.
Barrio at SteelCraft GardenGrove