Here are some of our favorite restaurants for outdoor dining, from decks in Portsmouth with ocean views to lakeside patios and secluded city spots. All of the following lists are updated with information about limited outdoor seating in accordance with the new reopening guidelines. You can read the new safety requirements and procedures in the Stay at Home 2.0 reopening guidance here.

OUTDOOR AND WATERFRONT DINING

The best outdoor dining spots in the White Mountains

Where to dine and take in gorgeous views of Mount Washington, picturesque Jackson and the Ammonoosuc River. Updated with information about limited outdoor seating as allowed in the new Stay at Home 2.0 guidance.

Where to eat outside in western NH

If you live or are venturing to the western part of the state (Keene, Peterborough or Hanover), here's where you'll want to check out for outdoor dining options. Updated with information about limited outdoor seating as allowed in the new Stay at Home 2.0 guidance.

The best outdoor dining spots in greater Manchester

Our favorite restaurants to eat outside at in the greater Manchester area including Fratellos, The Foundry, The Copper Door, 900 Degrees and more. Updated with information about limited outdoor seating as allowed in the new Stay at Home 2.0 guidance.

Categories: Food & Drink, Outdoor dining