Warm evenings, friends, delicious food, and cold drinks mean the outdoor dining season is here in SoIN! Enjoy your meal while taking in a beautiful view of historic downtowns, the Ohio River, wooded parks, or the Louisville skyline! 

Restaurants all over Indiana are opening up again. If you are like me and want to enjoy a nice meal and feel comfortable, you have that option! Grab a bite at a restaurant offering outdoor seating or carry out from one of these SoIN favorites and enjoy it picnic style! Check out our list of restaurants offering carryout meals.  

Patios in SoIN

The Exchange The Exchange Patio
The Exchange Kitchen + Pub

The Standard Plate and Pour Patio

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The Standard Plate & Pour

Floyd County Brewing Co

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Floyd County Brewing Company

Huber's Patio
Huber's Orchard & Winery

The 1894 Lodge Patio

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The 1894 Lodge

Portage House Patio
Portage House

Parlour PIzza

Kingfish on the River

Buckhead Mountain Grill

Joe Huber's
Joe Huber's Family Farm & Restaurant

Boomtown Patio Boomtown Patio

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Boomtown Kitchen


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O'Shea's Pub

Bridge and Barrel

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Bridge & Barrel

Pearl Street TapHouse Patio

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Pearl Street Taphouse

Picnic Spots

Picnicking tips: 

1. Bring your own tablecloth (and take it with you when you go)

2. Make sure you have the proper utensils

3. Look for shady spots

4. Alcohol is not permitted at some parks. Check first to see what the rules are. 

5. Keep SoIN beautiful! Don't forget to remove your waste after you're done.

Noco Tables
NoCo Arts & Cultural District - Jeffersonville

Jeffersonville Riverstage
Jeffersonville Riverside

Bicentennial Park family fun
Bicentennial Park - New Albany

Big Four Station Park
Big Four Station Park - Jeffersonville

Ashland Park
Ashland Park - Clarksville

Falls of the Ohio State Park
Falls of the Ohio State Park - Clarksville 

Charlestown State Park
Charlestown State Park - Charlestown 

Deam Lake Picnic
Deam Lake State Recreation Area - Borden

Check out all of southern Indiana's restaurants!