Weather. Al Vento Restaurant’s outdoor patio is a popular place to dine or have a drink after work in Minneapolis. But it didn’t stand a chance against rain or wind. Therefore, in the winter or many days during the Spring, Summer, and Fall when the weather was unappealing, the patio was often empty while the indoor restaurant was packed.

And then Al Vento Restaurant found Cabrio Structures.

Al Vento Restaurant was seeking a 3-season patio structure, so their Cabreeze™ is a:


Increase in business. The buzz surrounding the new retractable patio at Al Vento Restaurant delivered such an increase in business.

Increased profits. Since the retractable roof protects Al Vento Restaurant’s patrons from the rain and the Sliding Wall System protects the guests from wind, the restaurant is experiencing an increase in profits.