Dog Friendly Barbecue Restaurants in Chicago, IL

There are 9 pet friendly barbecue restaurants in Chicago that welcome dogs at their outdoor tables. Need help deciding where to eat? Here's a detailed description of each restaurant, along with pictures and reviews from other dog owners. Coming from out of town? Get a discounted rate on pet friendly hotels in Chicago. Bone appetit!

Pet Friendly Smoke Daddy
Smoke Daddy For world class BBQ packed with flavor in the Windy City, look no further than the dog-friendly Smoke Daddy, home to the Lil Red Smoker. Feast you eyes on succulent selections of beef brisket, pulled pork, wood roasted rotisserie chicken, and St. Louis style or baby back ribs, all teeming with smoky goodness. Wash it down with a craft draft beer or signature cocktail before finishing with a fresh slice of key lime pie. Dogs are welcome on the seasonal patio. Opens at 11am during the week and 10am on weekends. See Details
Pet Friendly Fat Willy's Rib Shack
Fat Willy's Rib Shack Fat Willy's serves finger-lickin' good BBQ in a warm, inviting setting that offers dog-friendly patio tables. Choose from delicious meat-and-two combo plates, or sample other menu options like a fried chicken sandwich, catfish po'boy, bowl of gumbo, or pulled pork poutine. Order Open 11:30am to 10pm Sunday thru Thursday and 11:30am to 11pm on Friday and Saturday. See Details
The Aberdeen Tap Aberdeen offers over 50 beers to choose from as well as grinders, bangers, and burgers. Patio tables are dog friendly. See Details
Southern Cut Barbecue Southern Cut Barbecue is a dog-friendly elegant country restaurant that smokes barbecue awarded by USA Today, Michelin and more. Visitors to Southern Cut Barbecue wanting to dig into a Barbecue Sundae layered with smoked meat, baked beans, coleslaw, and pickles, can sit at one of its twelve outdoor tables to enjoy their meal. Its menu includes Pig Powder Potato Chips, sliders, drumettes, quesadillas, seafood dishes, soups and salads, sandwiches, and more. Frequent visitors to Southern Cut Barbecue recommend ordering the Chicken Pot Pie and the Truffled Deviled Eggs. This location of Southern Cut Barbecue is open seven days a week from 7am to 12am. See Details
Mr. B's BBQ A BYOB spot, Mr. B's BBQ serves a variety of smoked meat dishes in a cozy, pet-friendly atmosphere. Those wanting to dine alongside their dog can sit at one of Mr. B's four outdoor tables to enjoy their meal. Its menu includes salads, burgers, sandwiches, pulled pork and chicken, ribs, chicken wings, brisket, and more. Frequent visitors to Mr. B's BBQ recommend the Pulled Chicken Sandwich with a side of seasonal veggies. Mr. B's is open Monday through Thursday from 11am to 9pm, Friday and Saturday from 11am to 10pm and Sunday from 12pm to 8pm. See Details
Pork Shoppe Using flavors from across the country in their barbecue, Pork Shoppe is a dog-friendly restaurant serving a variety of smoked meats. With outdoor seating for eighty people, barbecue-craving dog owners can bring Fido to Pork Shoppe to enjoy a meal. Its menu ranges from Carolina style pulled pork and Memphis dry rub ribs to Texas beef brisket and its own signature smoked pork belly pastrami. Locals enjoy the selection of side dishes and recommend ordering a beer to accompany your meal. Pork Shoppe is open seven days a week from 11am to 10pm. Brunch is served Saturday through Monday from 11am to 3pm. See Details
Coleman's 2 Ribs & Tips Coleman's 2 Ribs and Tips, located in Chicago, IL, is a casual eatery that serves up a variety of delicious protein-laden fare. Fido is welcome to join you at one of their pet-friendly outdoor tables while you enjoy your meal. Coleman's 2 Ribs and Tips is open Monday through Thursday from 11am to 12am, and Friday through Saturday from 11am to 1am. See Details
Lillie's Q Lillie's Q, located in Chicago, IL, is a casual barbecue restaurant that serves up a variety of delicious protein-laden dishes. Fido is welcome to join you at one of their pet-friendly outdoor tables while you enjoy your meal. Lillie's Q is open Monday through Thursday from 11am to 9:30pm, Friday through Saturday from 11am to 10pm, and Sunday from 11am to 9pm. See Details
Porkchop Porkchop is a dog-friendly restaurant and bar that ""dishes out an urban interpretation of a Southern backwoods experience."" Porkchop has eight outdoor tables for those guests with Fido in tow, craving Southern comfort food and BBQ. The sidewalk patio is seasonal, so guests should call ahead to check table availability. Its menu includes starters such as Fried Okra and Smoked Wings, salads, seafood, and a variety of sandwiches, BBQ dishes, Chicken and Waffles, and more. Its desserts include the Adult Root Beer Float, Maple Bacon Glazed Donuts, Candied Bacon Chocolate Chip Cookie A La Mode, and more. This location of Porkchop is open Sunday through Thursday from 10:30am to 12:00am and Friday and Saturday from 10:00am to 2:00am." See Details
Russell's Barbecue A neighborhood staple since 1930, Russell's draws BBQ fans from far and wide for finger-lickin' good food served in a classic diner setting with outdoor seating that welcomes dogs in the summer. Favorite menu choices include smoked brisket, pulled pork, and slab ribs, plus fish and shrimp dinners, bacon cheeseburgers, chili-cheese dawgs, and cheesecake for dessert. Open 10:30am to 10pm Sunday through Thursday and 10:30am to 11pm Friday and Saturday. See Details
Q BBQ You can bring Fido to sit on the patio and they also have a Bark-B-Q menu! See Details
Nick's Barbecue This BBQ rib spot on W 79th Street has six dog-friendly outdoor tables, so you can bring your dog along with you while you dig into a rack. Nick's Barbecue is famous for their Baby Back Ribs, Fried Chicken and Fried Shrimp. In addition to these dishes, Nick's Barbecue features burgers, hot dogs, hot dogs, and sandwiches including Italian Beef, Hot Corned Beef, and Pepper & Egg. You'll also find Mexican, Italian, and Greek specialties. To go along with your meal, Nick's Barbecue makes their own soups and chili, and has a large selection of sides from Cole Slaw to Fried Zucchini with Sauce. Take a visit to their website for a host of coupons and discounts. A drive-thru window is also available if you don't want to tie your dog up outside while you go in to order. See Details
Hecky's Barbecue Hecky's Barbecue is a dog-friendly restaurant serving tasty barbecue dishes to locals and tourists alike. Dog owners craving a plate of pulled pork with Fido in tow can head to one of Hecky's two outdoor tables to dig in. Its menu includes sandwiches, chicken and turkey dishes, seafood, Baby Back Ribs, Sweet Potato Pie, and quite a few dishes smothered in Hecky's famous sauce from a family Creole recipe. Frequent visitors recommend ordering the rib tip and hot link combo with a side of cole slaw. Hecky's is open Sunday through Thursday from 11am to 9pm, and Friday and Saturday from 11am to 10pm. See Details
Famous Dave's Barbeque Famous Dave's Barbeque, located in Orland Park, is a casual eatery that serves up a plethora of delicious protein-laden dishes. Choose from menu options including starters, salads, soups, ribs, pork, seafood, beef brisket, link sausage, rib tips, chicken, burgers, sandwiches, and more. Fido is welcome to join you at one of their six pet-friendly outdoor tables while you enjoy your meal. Start off with an order of the Sweetwater Catfish Fingers - breaded with Cajun-seasoned cornmeal and fried to perfection, served with remoulade and jalapeno sweet and sour sauce. Next, chow down on the Bar-B-Que Tacos - three flour tortillas filled with pico de gallo, cilantro, fresh jalapeno, brisket, and jalapeno-pickled red onions. Or go for the Devil's Spit Burger topped with Devil's Spit BBQ sauce, melted pepper jack cheese, jalapeno bacon, and spicy Hell-Fire pickles! See Details
Nick's Barbecue This BBQ rib spot on Harlem Avenue has two dog-friendly outdoor tables, so you can bring your dog along with you while you dig into a rack. Nick's Barbecue is famous for their Baby Back Ribs, Fried Chicken and Fried Shrimp. In addition to these dishes, Nick's Barbecue features burgers, hot dogs, hot dogs, and sandwiches including Italian Beef, Hot Corned Beef, and Pepper & Egg. You'll also find Mexican, Italian, and Greek specialties. To go along with your meal, Nick's Barbecue makes their own soups and chili, and has a large selection of sides from Cole Slaw to Fried Zucchini with Sauce. Take a visit to their website for a host of coupons and discounts. A drive-thru window is also available if you don't want to tie your dog up outside while you go in to order. See Details
Nick's Barbecue This BBQ rib spot on Oak Park Avenue has two dog-friendly outdoor tables, so you can bring your dog along with you while you dig into a rack. Nick's Barbecue is famous for their Baby Back Ribs, Fried Chicken and Fried Shrimp. In addition to these dishes, Nick's Barbecue features burgers, hot dogs, hot dogs, and sandwiches including Italian Beef, Hot Corned Beef, and Pepper & Egg. You'll also find Mexican, Italian, and Greek specialties. To go along with your meal, Nick's Barbecue makes their own soups and chili, and has a large selection of sides from Cole Slaw to Fried Zucchini with Sauce. Take a visit to their website for a host of coupons and discounts. A drive-thru window is also available if you don't want to tie your dog up outside while you go in to order. See Details