Memphis Restaurants ‘Love Their Patios’

“Memphians love their patios,” said Ben McLean, one of the owners of Belly Acres at Overton Square, which also enjoys a patio of its own. Ten of the square’s 13 drinking and dining destinations have outdoor seating.

By way of context about how beneficial the Belly Acres’ patio is, McLean said it adds about 45 seats to the restaurant’s capacity – “so it's an opportunity to please more customers.” He also points to special events, like the blues musicians who perform Tuesdays in the square’s Tower Courtyard, as helping keep the patio packed.

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