Love Yorkshire Coast has compiled a list of venues with outdoor seating areas that are now open in coastal honeypots such as Scarborough, Whitby, Bridlington and Hornsea - including those which have adapted and improved their facilities to adhere to the new regulations.
The Marine, Hornsea
The Marine is well-known for its fantastic views across the North Sea from Hornsea. Its beer garden has always been popular in the spring and summer months. In the past few weeks, the outdoor area has undergone a significant upgrade by owners Greene King ready for April, so it now offers much more space for customers to eat and drink outdoors, including undercover booths and more tables.
The Little Angel, Whitby
The Little Angel in Whitby's owners are looking forward to welcoming back visitors, having recently having had the entire beer garden area covered over and 'weather-proofed'.
Manor Court Hotel, Bridlington
This family-run friendly hotel with on-site restaurant serves food seven days a week. Manor Court's owners have recently updated the outdoor courtyard seating and now offer more covered areas and heaters.
Seabirds Inn, Flamborough
The beer garden has been refurbished with spaced-out furniture. The pub is also dog-friendly and even has a 'dog bar' for pets.
The Downe Arms and Tuckers Restaurant & Bar, Wykeham
The chefs use seasonal produce in the menus at this day and night venue which has a landscaped garden area and patio.
The Ship Inn, Bridlington Bay
The beer garden offers plenty of seating with a sea view, a children's play area and an outside bar within a small amusement arcade close to Bridlington Bay and Flamborough Head.