The weather is turning cooler but we can still enjoy dining outdoors a little longer so here are some beautiful setting for these cool fall evenings.

fireplace_dining_3-resized-6001.  Here you go – a nice crackling fire takes the chill off fall days and evenings.

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2.  Covered patios are great all year round and this one has a sort of indoor outdoor vibe that is sharing the spaces.

fp_dining-resized-6003.  A large group can enjoy this outdoor fireplace.  No messy logs but lots of ambiance.

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4.  This beautiful dedicated outdoor dining room has plenty of character with it’s vine covered  roof and and hanging light fixtures.  Via Southern Living magazine

dining_fp_-_southern_living-resized-6005.  Setting the table with warm Autumn colors really sets the mood and looks beautiful with the leaves that are changing colors. Via Southern Living magazine

fireplace_dining-resized-6006.  Isn’t this a lovely setting for dinner?  Love the flagstone patio too.

fp_dining_-_southern_living-resized-6007.  This freestanding fireplace featured in Southern Living magazine also creates a cozy spot for outdoor dining.

copy of fp_&_bbq-resized-6008.  This is the ultimate outdoor dining with not only a fireplace but also a built in BBQ.  If there is a refrigerator and a sink nearby the picture is complete. Via Houzz.com