In sunny weather, restaurants with tables outdoors know how to keep you cool and dry. After all, they have umbrellas.

So, enjoy your alfresco appetizers, whether it's blazing or drizzling out there.

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We've got a look at some inviting destinations that are more pleasurable in the open air, thanks to their canopies. And several of them offer water views on the side.

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