Dog Friendly Restaurants in Skokie, IL

There are 14 pet friendly restaurants in Skokie 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 Skokie. Bone appetit!

Pet Friendly Roka Akor
Roka Akor Roka Akor is a highly-awarded steakhouse with a dog-friendly policy serving locals and tourists alike. Visitors to Roka Akor with Fido in tow can head to one of its few outdoor tables to enjoy their meal alongside their canine. Guests are asked to call ahead before planning their outing with their pet. The steakhouse's menu includes a chef's tasting menu, cold plates, hot plates, salads, bento boxes, premium sashimi and nigiri, maki, steak, seafood, ramen, lamb and chicken dishes, tempura, and more. Visitors recommend ordering a plate of ribs and saving room for Warm Chocolate Cake served with Banana Sesame Ice Cream and Carmelized Peanuts for dessert. This location of Roka Akor is open Monday through Thursday from 11:30am to 10:00pm, Friday and Saturday from 11:30am to 11:00pm and Sunday from 11:30am to 9:30pm. See Details
Pet Friendly Dengeos Restaurant
Dengeos Restaurant Dengeos is a homestyle restaurant serving both locals and tourists in a dog-friendly environment. Dengeos offers eight outdoor tables to guests with dogs wanting to dig into a plate of Grecian Chicken alongside their furry friend. The fast-casual restaurant's menu includes sandwiches, burgers, salads, chicken dinners, hot dogs, specialties such as Italian Beef, and Cheesy Meatballs, ribs, seafood, desserts, and more. Frequent visitors to Dengeos recommend ordering the gyros. This location is open Monday through Saturday from 10am to 10pm and Sunday from 10am to 9pm. See Details
Uncle Julio's Mexican Uncle Julio's Mexican specializes in scratch-made dishes with authentic Mexican flavors as well as Tex-Mex favorites. You can dine with Fido at this location in Skokie where there are twelve dog-friendly tables outside. The extensive menu features tacos, enchiladas, and flautas as well as mesquite grilled mains like fajitas, fish, and steak. Popular picks include the Grilled Fish Tacos and the Bacon Wrapped Camarones. You can also find lunch, brunch, and drink menus with plenty of Tex-Mex flavor throughout. See Details
Kaufman's Bagel & Delicatessen Kaufman's Bakery and Delicatessen is a dog-friendly spot to grab a bagel or a sweet treat. Visitors to Kaufman's craving a Pastrami sandwich can head to one of its six outdoor tables to enjoy their meal alongside their furry friend. Kaufman's menu includes a huge range of sandwiches, brisket, salads, chips, brownies, cookies, soups, chicken dishes, seafood, homemade sides and more. Kaufman regulars recommend ordering the corned beef and a side of pickles. Kaufman's Bakery and Delicatessen is open seven days a week from 7am to 7pm. See Details
M Burger M Burger is a dog-friendly spot to grab a burger and a shake alongside your canine. Dog owners craving an Old Fashioned Cheeseburger with Fido in tow can head to one of M Burger's eight outdoor tables to enjoy their meal. M Burger's menu includes a variety of burgers, chicken sandwiches, and frozen desserts. Those looking to spice things up can head to M Burger's website and discover its Secret Menu, which includes items such as the Grown-Up Grilled Cheese, covered in avocado and tomato, Cheese Fries, coated in green chili cheese sauce and bbq sauce, Secret Shakes, and more. Regulars recommend saving room for a dipped cone. This location of M Burger is open seven days a week from 11am to 10pm. Its drive-through is open daily from 11am to 10pm as well. See Details
Epic Burger Epic Burger, located at Old Orchard Center, Skokie, is a casual burger joint that serves up a variety of American fare. Fido is welcome to join you at one of their four pet-friendly outdoor tables while you enjoy your meal. Try the Epic Grilled Cheese with aged cheddar, tomatoes, and pickles. Or go for the Epic Burger Classic - an all-natural Halal-certified premium black Angus burger, piled high with the toppings of your choice. Please note that table service isn't available, so your dog will need to be tied up outside when you go in to order. See Details
Portillo's Portillo's, located in Skokie, is a casual eatery that serves up a variety of tasty American fare. Choose from menu options including salads, chili, hot dogs, burgers, sandwiches, beef, sausage, chicken, ribs, pasta, and more. Fido is welcome to join you at one of their six pet-friendly outdoor tables while you enjoy your meal. Try the Turkey Florentine Panini with thinly-sliced turkey breast, smoked gouda, sauteed spinach, caramelized onions, and sundried tomato mayo on grilled tomato focaccia. Or go for the Jumbo Hot Dog topped with mustard, relish, celery salt, fresh onions, tomatoes, kosher pickle, and sport peppers on a steamed poppy seed bun. Before you leave, grab a Shake to-go in your favorite flavor (Chocolate, Vanilla, Strawberry, or Chocolate Cake!) Please note that table service isn't available, so your dog will need to be tied up outside when you go in to order. See Details
Noodles & Company Noodles & Company on Old Orchard Center has ten pet-friendly tables where you are welcome to dine with your dog. Noodles & Company has noodle and pasta dishes with an international flare. You can get Asian dishes like Japanese Pan Noodles, Italian bowls including Spaghetti and Meatballs, and comfort food meals like Wisconsin Mac and Cheese. Most of the entrees can be made gluten-free. Salads, soups, and shareable items including Korean BBQ Meatballs, Potstickers, and Cheesy Garlic Bread. Check out the rotating specials and you might find Buffalo Mac and Cheese and Pasta Fresca. Bringing the kids with your too? No problem. Noodles & Company has kids meals. Please note that table service isn't available, so your dog will need to be tied up while you go inside to order. See Details
Corner Bakery Cafe A fast-casual restaurant serving breakfast, lunch, and dinner, Corner Bakery Cafe is a dog-friendly spot to enjoy a meal in Skokie. Visitors to the Cafe can head to one of its ten outdoor tables to dig into a plate of Buttermilk Pancakes and Eggs with Bacon alongside Fido. The Bakery Cafe's menu is made up of morning favorites such as scramblers and pancakes, breakfast sandwiches, Power Flats, oatmeals, yogurt, fresh salads, signature sandwiches, panini, hot sandwiches, handcrafted pasta, soups, chili, and more. Its baked goods include cookies, hand pies, rugalach, slices of cake, and bars. Please note that table service isn't available, so your dog will need to be tied up outside while you go in to order. See Details
Corner Bakery Cafe A fast-casual restaurant serving breakfast, lunch, and dinner, Corner Bakery Cafe is a dog-friendly spot to enjoy a meal in Skokie. Visitors to the Cafe can head to one of its fifteen outdoor tables to dig into a plate of Buttermilk Pancakes and Eggs with Bacon alongside Fido. The Bakery Cafe's menu is made up of morning favorites such as scramblers and pancakes, breakfast sandwiches, Power Flats, oatmeals, yogurt, fresh salads, signature sandwiches, panini, hot sandwiches, handcrafted pasta, soups, chili, and more. Its baked goods include cookies, hand pies, rugalach, slices of cake, and bars. Please note that table service isn't available, so your dog will need to be tied up outside while you go in to order. See Details
Baskin-Robbins The world's largest chain of ice cream shops, Baskin-Robbins is a dog-friendly sweet shop serving Skokie locals and tourists alike. Visitors to Baskin-Robbins can head to one of its outdoor tables to indulge in a cone alongside their canine companion. Its menu is made up of cups, cones, sundaes, warm desserts, parfaits, mix-ins, cakes, and polar pizzas. Baskin-Robbins' ice cream flavors include Chocolate Almond, Cotton Candy, Gold Medal Ribbon, Peanut Butter 'n Chocolate, Rainbow Sherbet, and more. Please note that table service isn't available, so your dog will need to be tied up outside while you go in to order. See Details
Starbucks Whether you are getting your early morning coffee fix or fueling up for a late night, Starbucks has you covered. This location on Old Orchard Shopping Ctr in Skokie provides four tables with dog-friendly seating. The vast menu includes a broad range of coffee drinks, tea, cold brews, and their popular Frappuccino in tons of customizable flavors. Don't forget to ask for a Puppuccino just for Fido! You can also find a light bite with breakfast options, sandwiches, bagels, parfaits, protein boxes, and baked treats. Please note that table service isn't available, so your dog will need to be tied up outside when you go in to order. See Details
Red Mango Red Mango on Dempster Street has three dog-friendly outdoor tables, so you can bring your pup along. Red Mango has tart and sweet frozen yogurts, plus fresh fruit smoothies, pressed juices, and more. You can top your yogurt with fruit, candy, and things like granola and cereal. If you are looking for a dairy-free option, Red Mango has sorbets and Fro-No, a non-dairy frozen treat. Please note that table service isn't available, so your dog will need to be tied up outside when you go in to order. See Details
Starbucks Whether you are getting your early morning coffee fix or fueling up for a late night, Starbucks has you covered. This location on Old Orchard Ctr in Skokie provides two tables with dog-friendly seating. The vast menu includes a broad range of coffee drinks, tea, cold brews, and their popular Frappuccino in tons of customizable flavors. Don't forget to ask for a Puppuccino just for Fido! You can also find a light bite with breakfast options, sandwiches, bagels, parfaits, protein boxes, and baked treats. Please note that table service isn't available, so your dog will need to be tied up outside when you go in to order. See Details
O'Brien's Riverwalk Cafe O'Brien's Riverwalk Cafe has been serving continental cuisine in an elegant historic Old Town atmosphere with outdoor seating available for dogs. A diverse menu offers crab cakes, Buffalo shrimp, Caesar salad with chicken, BBQ pork sandwiches, turkey burgers, ribeye steak, seared salmon, and shepherd's pie. Dogs are welcome at front sidewalk tables. Opens at 11am during the week and 10am on weekends. See Details
Big Star Big Star serves fancy tacos in a cool atmosphere, with a walk-up window that allows you to bring your pup. See Details
Harry Caray's Tavern Navy Pier Harry Caray's Tavern boasts a licensed dog friendly patio on beautiful Navy Pier. They will serve your canine companion a souvenir water bowl and a treat while you enjoy a Holy Cow! Burger or one of their Signature Pizzas. See Details
Cody's Public House Cody's Public House has great service and is dog friendly, with a large outdoor area in back, darts and pool. See Details
312 Chicago This Italian spot is a favorite for diners in the Chicago Loop. Leashed dogs are welcome on the outdoor patio during the summer months. 312 Chicago is open Monday from 7am to 9:30pm, Tuesday through Wednesday from 7am to 10pm, Thursday from 11am to 10pm, Friday from 7am to 10pm, Saturday from 8am to 2pm, then 5pm to 10pm, and Sunday from 8am to 2pm, then 5pm to 9:30pm. See Details
Archie's Iowa & Rockwell Tavern Archie's Iowa & Rockwell Tavern is a dog-friendly bar and gathering spot, featuring a wide variety of beer and spirits, pool table, jukebox, accommodating staff, and a projector to watch Chicago sports teams in action. Opens at 2pm Monday through Saturday and noon on Sunday. See Details
Sticky Rice Serving traditional Thai cuisine and house specials, Sticky Rice is a pet-friendly restaurant serving tourists and locals alike. Dog owners craving Northern Thai fare can head to one of Sticky Rice's seven outdoor tables to enjoy their meal beside their pet. The restaurant's vast menu includes soup, egg rolls, curry, seafood, salad, rice dishes, noodles, Thai sausage, vegetarian options, desserts and much more. Regulars recommend ordering the Mango Sticky rice served in a mango. Sticky Rice is open Monday through Thursday from 11:30am to 10:00pm, Friday and Saturday from 11:30am to 10:30pm and Sunday from 12:00am to 10:00pm. See Details
O'Donovan's Pub and Restaurant O'Donovan's Pub and Restaurant is an Irish spot serving tasty burgers and a sidewalk patio that's pet-friendly! See Details
Bar Louie Bar Louie is a trendy bistro style pub that offers craft food and drinks in a modern atmosphere, and patio seating that welcomes dogs during the summer. Enjoy a diverse menu of eclectic eats such as potstickers, tempura shrimp, beef brisket sliders, Thai chicken flatbread, BBQ burgers, grilled mac and cheese sandwiches, and drunken fish and chips. Opens at 11am during the week and 10am on weekends. See Details
Waterfront Cafe Located just minutes from downtown, The Waterfront Cafe is housed in a historic landmark coach house attached to on of the few remaining mansions that once lined Chicago's Lakefront. Menu offers salads, wraps, and hearty entrees. Outside patio is dog friendly and features breathtaking views. See Details