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Summer is officially here and enjoying a delicious meal and refreshing drink on the patio is a great way to celebrate! Luckily, there are so many wonderful local restaurants and bars with patio seating available.

If you aren’t quite comfortable dining-in at a restaurant yet, you can order carryout or delivery and enjoy a scrumptious meal or drink from your patio! Please check with the individual restaurants to see if carryout or delivery is available.  

Cool Off with a Refreshing Drink

Nothing quite beats a cool refreshing drink on a hot summer day! Visiting one of these local options is a great way to spend a summer evening.


UNleash Your Appetite! 

Patio dining is an excellent option as we adjust to the new normal. Get some much-needed fresh air and enjoy a delicious meal from a local restaurant. Remember, patronizing Council Bluffs restaurants supports the employment of your friends and neighbors!  


Treat Yourself! 

Ice cream and summer go hand in hand! Enjoy a frozen treat after a long day in the sun at one of these amazing local options.


Outdoor dining not your thing? No problem! For a complete list of restaurants and bars in town, please visit  You’ll love the variety of restaurants offering anything from fast food to elegant dining and gourmet fare to home cooking!

This post was originally published on June 23, 2020 on the Unleash Council Bluffs blog.