Ready for a long holiday weekend? Grab your shades and head someplace cool for breezy laughs with friends or family. Here are Arlington's hippest patio hangouts. Enjoy!

  1. Rio Mambo – Thirsty Thursdays with margaritas less than $5 all day, check. “Mambo Limo” service for guests to and from hotels and events at Globe Life Park and AT&T Stadium, check. Large patio in the Entertainment District, check. Who’s ready for some Tex Mex now? 2150 E. Lamar Blvd. #120
  2. Hooligan’s Pub – This beautiful Downtown Arlington pub has comfy patio that is the perfect place to find a signature cocktail or a brew: 25 tap beers and 80 bottle varieties! 310 E. Abram St.
  3. Boomerjack’s Grill & Bar – Located in Lincoln Square shopping center, which is convenient to both stadiums, Boomers has the most comfy and spacious patio options in town. Not to be missed if you are a patio snob! 522 Lincoln Square (Second location at 4000 Arlington Highlands)
  1. Humperdinks Restaurant & Brewpub – The patio at Humperdinks, in the shadow of Six Flags Over Texas, makes any lunch, dinner or pre-game tailgate even tastier. The restaurant boasts great beer, brewed onsite, and delish food! 700 Six Flags Dr.
  2. Fuzzy’s Taco Shop – The patio at is gate-enclosed and pet-friendly, making it perfect for family dinner night. 510 E Abram St and 4201 W Green Oaks Blvd.
  3. El Arroyo – The enclosed brick patio with open windows is the perfect escape on hot summer days. Excellent food, drinks, and atmosphere await! 5024 S. Cooper St.
  4. Houlihan’s – The modern vibe of this bustling Arlington Highlands restaurant carries over to the outdoor space. The patio features umbrella awnings, sleek metal seating and even a couple reclining Adirondack chairs. 401 E. I-20.
  5. Boston’s Restaurant and Sports Bar – Beer and pizza…two great tastes that taste great together. Beer and pizza on a sunny Arlington patio? Well, that’s just a no-brainer. 2501 E. Lamar Blvd.
  1. Piranha Killer Sushi – This sushi haven offers killer rolls and some of the hippest cocktail creations in town. Both of which are sure to be even yummier on their patio with live music! 859 NE Green Oaks (Second location at 309 Curtis Mathis Way #149)
  1. Dave & Buster’s Sports Bar – Take a break from your guitar heroing, zombie shooting, and ticket winning to refuel on food, brews and signature cocktails on the patio that overlooks the Arlington Highlands. 425 Curtis Mathes Way.