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Eating Outdoors vs. Eating Indoors at Restaurants

Would You Rather Eat Indoors or Outdoors?

With the unusually warm temps we've been experiencing in San Francisco of late, now's the perfect time to take advantage of local restaurants' outdoor dining areas. Nothing beats enjoying a patio happy hour without huddling up to a heat lamp. But there are drawbacks, including sun in your eyes, wind blowing away your napkins, and a neighbor's cigarette smoke drifting over. What do you prefer?


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Spectra Spectra 6 years
Indoors. I'm not a fan of wind/bugs/etc. in my food.
LilGlamDiva LilGlamDiva 6 years
I like eating outside in the summer, but I have this weird thing where I haaaate when my hair blows in my face, so if it does that when I'm eating I go nuts. If it's still and nice out, I'm all over eating outside.
danakscully64 danakscully64 6 years
For the most part, indoors. There's only one place where I enjoy eating outdoors and that's at the Mission Inn Restaurant. The outside seating is amazing.
bellakaoru bellakaoru 6 years
Always inside. I hate bugs!
LittleMzFit LittleMzFit 6 years
It depends on the weather & whether or not the area is prone to mosquitos, flies, etc.
kea718 kea718 6 years
It really all depends. If it's 95 degrees and 100% humidity outside I'd rather eat in and the same goes if it's like 20 degrees outside.I guess if it's nice out I don't mind sitting outside.
altona altona 6 years
It depends on what I'm eating. If it's something small like a pastry or sandwich then I prefer to sit outside, but if it's a dinner then I'd rather stay indoors.
amber512 amber512 6 years
Indoors, always. I hate eating outside.
fuzzles fuzzles 6 years
It's pretty much winter here six months of the year, so I'll take any outdoor dining that I can get!
WarEagleNurse WarEagleNurse 6 years
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