5 Family Friendly Patios in Charlotte

By Rebecca Plaisance SCMK April 10, 2023

The warm weather is finally here and Charlotte's patio scene is hot! We've picked 5 places that are perfect for the whole family.

Optimist Hall

Even your pickiest eater will find something to eat here, pick your eats and head outside and enjoy the space.  


Come for the food, and stay for the fun! Macs has live music, a patio, and the best mac and cheese in CLT.

Olde Mecklenburg Brewery 

OMB tops most of our family-friendly spots to eat. Their outdoor space has plenty for the kids to do and a kid-friendly menu.

Middle James 

Tucked away in Pineville, Middle James has a huge lawn for the kids to run as well as weekly events including music bingo, trivia and a kid-friendly menu.

Open Tap 

New to South Charlotte, Open Tap has kid-friendly pours in addition to several adult beverages. The outdoor space has toys, a putting green, and games.