Madison's Best Patios & Rooftops: The Ultimate Guide to Outdoor Drinking

Top 5 Patio Bars in Madison

Madison Patio Bars

It’s officially summertime in Madison! And nothing says Summer quite like a refreshing drink on a rooftop or patio. With plenty of sunshine to spare, it’s no wonder the city is bustling with pimped-out patios and rambunctious rooftops to choose from. So how do you sort through the chaos and choose the best outdoor drinking destination? Luckily, our team of dedicated drinking experts (with a thirst for knowledge, and a knowledge for thirst) have scoured the city and selected the Top 5 Patios in the Madison area.

Without further ado, here are the top five drinking patios in Madison:

Madison’s 5 Best Patio Bars


2-for-1 Drink Specials:
House Cocktails


Longtable Beer Cafe
2-for-1 Drink Specials:
Bottles, Cans, or Drafts up to $7.50


2-for-1 Drink Specials:
Kronenbourg 1664 Drafts


Vintage Brewing Co.
2-for-1 Drink Specials:
Vintage Drafts


Great Dane Pub & Brewing Co.
2-for-1 Drink Specials:

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Visit one of the Top 5 patio/rooftop bars today and let us know your thoughts! Are there any other patios in Madison that should be on the list? Shoot us an email and let us know:

Clarke Watson