After a few false starts, al fresco season is finally here. While some restaurants haven’t yet dusted off the patio furniture, there are a few outdoor dining options already opening for the season. Whether you’re looking for a secluded patio or prime street-side people watching, here are 20 great places currently open for dining outside.
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There isn’t a bad seat in the house at this South Street restaurant, where every table offers views of the Brooklyn Bridge and East River.