8 Restaurants in Woodstock with Outdoor Seating

  • Julie Brittain
  • 10/22/21

Woodstock is part of the Atlanta Metropolitan Area in Cherokee County, Georgia. While the city is not necessarily a big one, it has certainly made its mark on Atlanteans, being cited as the tenth fastest-growing suburb in the United States.

Should weather permit, outdoor dining is a good and safe way to eat out with friends, families, and loved ones, especially during these hard and trying times. Whether you are a resident of Woodstock or you are just passing through, rest assured that you will find a place suitable to spend an entire evening. Who knows, maybe your new favorite spot to grab a bite will be on this list. Take a read! 


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Century House Tavern

Known as the jewel of downtown Woodstock, Century House Tavern, or simply Century House, is a restaurant offering old-fashioned cocktails and a large range of classic American food. Century House has been widely praised for its beautiful outdoor dining area, especially for larger parties. Many of their customers, both regular and new, have said that Century House has a brilliant atmosphere, most in part given to the historical nature of the restaurant itself. 

Due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, Century House Tavern is taking extra cautionary measures to ensure the safety of staff and customers. Employees are to disinfect and sanitize surfaces between patron visits.

Address: 125 E Main St, Woodstock, GA 30188


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Marlow’s Tavern

If you are looking for a laid-back place to grab a bite or to have a drink with friends, Marlow’s Tavern is the place for you to check out. Whether you want to be seated for a full meal or just a place to sit outside as the sun sets, this restaurant is a good pick. Complimented for its relaxed and cozy atmosphere, Marlow’s Tavern is the type of comfortable that makes it easy for its customers to want to come all year round, even in the winter, where the patio is said to be warm and snug.

Due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, Marlow’s Tavern is taking extra cautionary measures to ensure the safety of staff and customers. Employees are to disinfect and sanitize surfaces between patron visits.

Address: 881 Ridgewalk Pkwy Suite 108, Woodstock, GA 30188


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Rootstock Restaurant and Bar

With a focus on wine, tapas, and desserts, Rootstock Restaurant & Bar is definitely the place for you to visit if you enjoy a rustic atmosphere and live music. The rooftop patio gives patrons a little bit of extra fresh air, and is a favorite amongst Woodstock residents. Beyond the rooftop patio, where a large part of their live music events are held, they also have an additional side patio that is great for a nice, quiet evening with friends.

Due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, Rootstock Restaurant & Bar is taking extra cautionary measures to ensure the safety of staff and customers. Employees are to disinfect and sanitize surfaces between patron visits.

Please note that they will be having a temporary closure starting from August 29, 2021, for about a month, in order to finish their building expansion and renovations. 

Address: 8558 Main St, Woodstock, GA 30188


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Pure Taqueria

If you want a little bit of Mexico in Woodstock, Pure Taqueria is the restaurant for you. With a lively outdoor bar and margaritas to die for, Pure Taqueria is a fun, atmospheric experience for anyone who is craving good alcohol, fun, live music, and delicious Mexican food. With a rooftop patio that looks down perfectly upon Downtown Woodstock, it brings a beautiful ambiance to a cozy restaurant. 

Due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, Pure Taqueria is taking extra cautionary measures to ensure the safety of staff and customers. Employees are to disinfect and sanitize surfaces between patron visits.

Address: 405 Chambers St, Woodstock, GA 30188


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Tavern at Towne Lake

Possibly the only dog-friendly patio on this list, Tavern at Towne Lake is a quaint little restaurant known for its great service. Many patrons, both new and old, enjoy the homey feel and the beautiful outdoor patio dining of this tavern. With delectable food, such as sweet potato fries and good beer, this makes for a great evening. Their patio may look even more beautiful with snow on it but rest assured, this is a great place to dine all year round. Whether you are out with friends to grab drinks or out with the entire family, including the dog, there is a little something for everyone here. 

Due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, Tavern at Towne Lake is taking extra cautionary measures to ensure the safety of staff and customers. Employees are to disinfect and sanitize surfaces between patron visits.

Address: 1003 Towne Lake Hills E, Woodstock, GA 30189


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Monterrey Mexican Restaurant 

Possibly best known for their margaritas and BBQ nachos, Monterrey Mexican Restaurant is a large restaurant with a small little outdoor dining area near the front entrance. With flavorful and spicy Mexican dishes and a colorful and vibrant family-friendly atmosphere, this Mexican restaurant is a great place if you like food with a little bit of spice and margaritas with a little extra kick. Can you handle it?

Due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, Monterrey Mexican Restaurant is taking extra cautionary measures to ensure the safety of staff and customers. Employees are to disinfect and sanitize surfaces between patron visits, wear masks and get temperature checks prior to the beginning of their shift.

Address: 9425 Hwy 92, Woodstock, GA 30188


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Tuscany Italian Restaurant

Bringing a bit of the Tuscan sun to Woodstock, Georgia, Tuscany Italian Restaurant, or simply Tuscany, is known for its extensive wine list and its cozy outdoor patio space. This is a large restaurant, which offers space for private parties and events. And, of course, that includes full use of the customer-favored bar patio. Patrons have dubbed this the best Italian restaurant in Woodstock, with authentic Italian cuisine and great wine. Mixed together with the beautiful outdoor dining experience, this makes for a great date night or even a great way to spend time with a group of friends.

Due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, Tuscany Italian Restaurant is taking extra cautionary measures to ensure the safety of staff and customers. Employees are to disinfect and sanitize surfaces between patron visits.

Address: 250 Cinema View, Woodstock, GA 30189


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Freight Kitchen & Tap

Perhaps the most unique little pub on this list, Freight Kitchen & Tap is a restaurant and bar in the form of a freight train that leads into a rustic and homey indoor restaurant. Dubbed by itself as Woodstock’s best chef-driven dining experience, this is definitely the most interesting place to grab a bite on this list. This is another restaurant with a patio made for all seasons, but most notably autumn, because the restaurant is surrounded by grass, it makes everything feel impossibly relaxing. Pair that with the impeccable wait staff, it makes for a very nice day or evening.

Due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, Freight Kitchen & Tap is taking extra cautionary measures to ensure the safety of staff and customers. Employees are to disinfect and sanitize surfaces between patron visits.

Address: 251 E Main St, Woodstock, GA 30188

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