We’ve compiles a list of favorite al fresco dining spots.

When asked about Park City, locals quip, “We came for the winter and stayed for the summer.” Park City is renowned for eclectic patio dining. As diners take to the streets to enjoy sunshine, fresh air and food, restaurants provide unique summer dining experiences.

Montage Deer Valley offers a host of restaurants surrounded by scenic mountain views. Since the sun doesn’t set until nearly 8pm, the APEX patio is especially active during the summer months. The ALPINE POOL DECK is the most popular summer outdoor dining venue at the resort. VISTA TERRACE is the perfect place to take in summer sunsets and enjoy a menu of Asian- inspired small plates and desserts along with handcrafted cocktails. A fourth outdoor venue ideal for summer dining is the deck of SPA MONTAGE.

Also located at Deer Valley in Silver Lake Lodge is the ROYAL STREET CAFÉ featuring creative appetizers and salads, Panini sandwiches, specialty burgers and the delicious blueberry mojito.

Start your summer morning at the DEER VALLEY GROCERY~CAFÉ. Conveniently located in the Snow Park Area, the café offers fresh roasted coffee and freshly baked items. Take-away entrees for picnics are also available.

From breakfast to dinner, enjoy the unparalleled panache and delicious food at the STEIN ERIKSEN LODGE in Deer Valley.

Completing our list extraordinary dining spots at Deer Valley is The ST. REGIS. Locals say they attend services at the Church of St. Regis where, on Sunday, there’s everything from roasted pig on the patio to Champagne sabering along with live music.

Just 37 miles away from Park City, is Sundance Resort where you can enjoy both the GRILL ROOM and the TREE ROOM. However, there’s another Sundance restaurant, ZOOM, on historic Main Street in Park City.

Next to Zoom sits The Sky Lodge. Outdoor dining is available at the BAR BOHEME, EASY STREET and the rooftop lounge, SKY BLUE.

Also in the heart of Park City is RIVERHORSE ON MAIN. Open nightly, Riverhorse mixes award-winning cuisine with one of the most open and spacious patios in town.

SILVER FORK LODGE in Big Cottonwood Canyon is also a short scenic drive. Their deck is surrounded by exquisite forest and mountain views. From sourdough pancakes made from a 50-year-old starter to the pepper steak, you won’t leave hungry.

The Hotel Park City features RUTH’S CHRIS STEAK HOUSE for formal dining. BANDANNAS BAR & GRILL offers comfort food and spirits for the 19th golfing experience.

From Main Street to Canyons, the Talisker Restuarants offer a variety of fresh food and innovative dining choices. The first public offering from the Talisker brand was TALISKER ON MAIN. With an emphasis on seasonal local products and ingredients, the restaurant focuses on sampling many distinct flavors and a desire to showcase “a taste of Talisker” through cuisine and unrivaled service.

THE FARM at Canyons features cuisine that is sourced largely from farms and artisans located within 200 miles of Park City. The highly-seasonal menu celebrates Utah agriculture with inventive dishes that focus on quality local ingredients.

Offering amazing views of the mountain, RED TAIL GRILL features an innovative southwest menu served in a rustic setting. This is the perfect gathering spot for family-friendly dining all day long.

Finally, wrap up your culinary al fresco tour at the Waldorf Astoria, with SLOPES and SCOOP.

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