Summer Patio Dining – Cedar Springs/Rockford/Plainfield Township

Cedar Springs Brewing Company in Cedar Springs

Cedar Springs Brewery Biergarten

Great Restaurant for Patio Dining

Outdoor Dining at Cedar Springs Brewing Company

Just feet from the White Pine Trail, you can enjoy dining outdoors in the Biergarten or Wintergarten, depending on the season.

More About Cedar Springs Brewing Company

Located in the heart of Cedar Springs, Cedar Springs Brewing Co offers freshly crafted beers and a flavorful menu, featuring fresh pub fare and a traditional German Bavarian menu.


GREAT FOR: Outdoor Dining, Take Out,
OFFERING: Brewery

Reds in Plainfield Township

Reds Two Tiered Patio

Great Restaurant for Patio Dining

Outdoor Dining at Reds

Located in Plainfield Township, this restaurant features a two-tier patio – with cozy firepits – overlooking the Thousand Oaks Golf Course.

More About Reds

Reds at Thousand Oaks provides a modern, warm, friendly atmosphere. Enjoy hand-cut steaks, seafood, specialty pizzas, and hand-crafted appetizers, and an extensive wine list.


GREAT FOR: Outdoor Dining,
OFFERING: Pizza, Steak, Wine

Ramona's Table in Rockford

Ramonas Table Patio Outdoor Dining in Rockford

Great Restaurant for Patio Dining

Outdoor Dining at Ramona's Table

Eat vibrant farm-to-table food while enjoying the peaceful ambiance of downtown Rockford.

Be seated outside on the gorgeous patio overlooking the Rockford Dam and White Pine Trail while you enjoy your meal.

More About Ramona's Table

One of the best places to find boutique meals, desserts, and cocktails in West Michigan.

Their entrées, sandwiches, soups, and made-from-scratch bakery items are built around time-tested family recipes.


GREAT FOR: Outdoor Dining, Take Out,
OFFERING: Bakery Goods, Dessert, Farm to Table, Sandwiches

The Score in Plainfield Township

The Score Deck Beach Patio

Great Restaurant for Patio Dining, Waterfront or Beachside Dining

Outdoor Dining at The Score

Eat outdoors at the beach sand dining area or the upper-level deck, both overlooking the lake.

More About The Score

Every day is a party at The Score!

Catch the big game on one of the 70 HD TVs, listen to your favorite local band under the shade of a palm tree, or enjoy delicious homemade menu items at this destination sports bar.


GREAT FOR: Outdoor Dining, Family Friendly,
OFFERING: American, Sports Bar

Bostwick Lake Inn in Rockford

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Great Restaurant for Patio Dining, Waterfront or Beachside Dining

Outdoor Dining at Bostwick Lake Inn

Large lakeside patio with great views offers beachy breezes and music to accompany the fresh-food menu and drinks.

Sandy beach area with dock makes for a fun place to hang out while waiting for your table.

More About Bostwick Lake Inn

Beautiful lakefront restaurant with a homey feel, offering burgers, pizzas, salads and more, all made with fresh and delicious ingredients.


GREAT FOR: Outdoor Dining, Date Night, Take Out,
OFFERING: American, Cocktails, Ice Cream, Pizza

Bud & Stanley's Pub & Grub in Plainfield Township

Bud Stanleys Deck

Great Restaurant for Outdoor Seating on the Deck

Outdoor Dining at Bud & Stanley's Pub & Grub

Leashed dogs are welcome on the deck.

The awning means shade even on sunny days. Live music on occasion.

With nightly food features beginning at 4 pm, you can enjoy your meal on their covered deck even if it’s raining!

More About Bud & Stanley's Pub & Grub

A friendly, pub-style restaurant with a large menu full of a variety of foods from Mexican to burgers to seafood and more.


GREAT FOR: Outdoor Dining, Take Out,
OFFERING: American, Casual Dining, Cocktails, Hamburgers, Pub, Sandwiches, Soups Salads

Cheers in Plainfield Township

Cheers Plainfield Township

Great Restaurant for Outdoor Seating on the Deck

Outdoor Dining at Cheers

They offer an enormous deck big enough to host a full band and still have plenty of room for the audience to comfortably enjoy the atmosphere.

During the summer (non-pandemic times) there is live music every Tuesday and Friday, and a weekly car show every Tuesday.

More About Cheers

Music, karaoke, sports, and trivia are on the menu in addition to sandwiches, wraps, burgers and entrees like Dad's Pot Roast or Mama Edna's Meatloaf.


GREAT FOR: Outdoor Dining, Take Out, Family Friendly,
OFFERING: American, Hamburgers, Sports Bar

Blue Water Grill in Plainfield Township

Blue Water Grill

Great Restaurant for Outdoor Seating on the Deck, Waterfront or Beachside Dining

Outdoor Dining at Blue Water Grill

Large concrete patio with open and covered sections overlook Versluis Lake.

Bar, patio heaters, and portable fire pits add to the ambiance.

More About Blue Water Grill

Beautiful waterfront restaurant with a menu full of unique American cuisine made with fresh ingredients and lots of drink choices.

Unique Frank Lloyd Wright-inspired architecture, a stunningly massive fireplace, and some of the best water views in West Michigan.

Perfect for a family dinner out or a romantic date night.


GREAT FOR: Outdoor Dining, Date Night, Take Out,
OFFERING: American, Chicken, Cocktails, Dessert, Farm to Table, Hamburgers, Pizza, Seafood, Wine