Port Edward Restaurant

20 W Algonquin Rd.,
Algonquin, IL
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Dogs welcome at outdoor seating


Emilio's Tapas Sol y Nieve

215 E Ohio St,
Chicago, IL
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Eat on the patio and your dog can join you.

Old Town Social

455 W North Ave,
Chicago, IL
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Dogs are welcome on the patio.

Big Star

1531 North Damen Avenue,
Chicago, IL
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Enjoy the fresh air and outdoor seating at this Wicker Park restaurant, along with their tacos and margaritas. Big Star is so dog-friendly, it even has a canine-dedicated Instagram hashtag, #dogsofbigstar.

Costello Sandwich & Sides

2015 W Roscoe St,
Chicago, IL
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The sidewalk dining area is dog friendly

Metropolis Coffee Co

1039 W Granville Ave,
Chicago, IL
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Metropolis Coffee Co has pet-friendly seating.

Potbelly Sandwich Works

508 N Clark St,
Chicago, IL
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Patio is dog friendly.


2075 N. Lincoln Ave.,
Chicago, IL
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We love the pet-friendly sidewalk patio of this eclectic restaurant. Whether you choose the best ever iceberg wedge with buttermilk ranch dressing, or Southern fried chicken, or ahi tartare, you and your pup are going to be very happy.

Lincoln Park Boat Club

Fullerton Ave. & Cannon Dr.,
Chicago, IL
773 549BOA
Paddling and rowing club in the shores of Lake Michigan. Offer sweep


1558 N Milwaukee Ave,
Chicago, IL
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Dogs allowed on the patio.

Dog Beach at Belmont Harbor

3200 N Lake Shore Drive,
Chicago, IL
This beach also offers a designated area for small dogs

Chicago Burger Company

301 E. North Water Street,
Chicago, IL
This restaurant offers up a beautiful pet-friendly patio right along the riverfront. Treats are complimentary or your pooch can order something off the canine menu!

Cafe Bella

3311 W Fullerton Ave,
Chicago, IL
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Dine outside and your dog can join you during the summer.

Little Bucharest Bistro

3661 N Elston Ave,
Chicago, IL
Eat outside on the patio and bring your dog with.

Grant Dog Park

951 S. Columbus Drive,
Chicago, IL
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Grant Park offers a fenced-in third of an acre for dogs to go off-leash. There is a water fountain and seating for humans. Open 6 a.m. to 11 p.m.

Filini Bar & Restaurant

221 N. Columbus Drive,
Chicago, IL
Located in the Radisson Blu Aqua hotel, this Italian restaurant has small, intimate dog-friendly sidewalk patio. On Wednesdays they ratchet up the puppy love, when it's BYOD (bring your own dog), with a special doggie menu.

Belmont Harbor Beach Dog Park

Belmont & Lake Shore Drive,
Chicago, IL
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Small but pretty off leash park located at the north end of Belmont Harbor east of Lake Shore Drive in Lincoln Park. Open 6 a.m. to 11 p.m.

The Bar on Buena

910 W. Buena Avenue,
Chicago, IL
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Enjoy great pub food on the pet-friendly patio of this neighborhood bar that offers flights of craft beers and whisky.

Kanela Breakfast Club

2127 W. Division St.,
Chicago, IL
Start your day right on the pet-friendly patio of this breakfast joint in Ukrainian Village. Actually, "breakfast joint" doesn't do the menu justice: Red Velvet French Toast, Lemon Blueberry Pancakes, Crab Cake Benedict, Fried Chicken and Waffles. The fun doesn't stop with breakfast; Kanela also serves lunch.

Waterfront Cafe

6019 North Sheridan Road,
Chicago, IL
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Enjoy a great meal and great views while you enjoy a great meal with your dog on the outside patio.

312 Chicago

136 N. LaSalle St.,
Chicago, IL
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Your pup doesn’t have to be a Spinone Italiano or a Neapolitan Mastiff to enjoy the Italian cuisine served up on the pet-friendly patio of 312 Chicago. Start with a Fritto Misto or Crostini di Burrata, then choose from one of their house-made fresh pasta dishes or entrees like Grilled Beef Tenderloin topped with truffle butter. 312 Chicago offers Waggin' Weekends on its patio, with brunch dishes like Smoked Salmon Benedict for the humans and complimentary peanut butter biscuits and beefsicles for your pooch. If that's not enough to keep the hungries away, they also have a doggie menu you can order from--though that's not free! Open breakfast weekdays 7 to 10 a.m., weekends 8 to 11 a.m.; lunch weekdays 11 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.; dinner Tuesday through Saturday 5 to 10 p.m., Sunday through Monday 5 to 9:30 p.m.; brunch weekends 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Finley Mahony's

3701 N Broadway,
Chicago, IL
Finley Mahony's is a laid back bar with a dog-friendly patio.

Mercury Skyline Canine Cruise

Chicago, IL
On the Skyline Queen, you and your pup can enjoy a ride alongside the beautiful Chicago skyline as a cruise narrator highlights the city’s dog-friendly places and elaborates on the history of Chicago.

Jake's Pub

2932 N. Clark St.,
Chicago, IL
Your canine is welcome to join you in this Lakeview neighborhood bar.

Dunlays on Clark

2600 N. Clark Street,
Chicago, IL
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Enjoy classic pub fare on the pet-friendly patio of this restaurant in Lincoln Park.

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100 West Randolph St.

Suite 3-400

Chicago, IL 60602

In State # (312) 814-4732

Toll Free # (800) 226-6632