Dog Friendly Fine Dining in Chicago, IL

There are 6 pet friendly fine dining 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 Erie Cafe
Erie Cafe A consistent, if standard Italian steakhouse. Dine outside and Fido can join you, weather permitting. See Details
Pet Friendly RPM Steak
RPM Steak Located in Chicago's River North neighborhood, RPM Steak is a dog-friendly modern take on the traditional steakhouse. RPM Steak offers seven outdoor tables to visitors craving steak with Fido in tow. Its menu includes gluten-free options, as well as Raw Bar options, salads, sandwiches, burgers, steaks and chops, seafood, housemade bread dishes, and its 14K Chocolate Cake, dusted in real gold. If gold isn't your style, uniquely flavored Cotton Candy is another one of its dessert locals rave about. RPM Steak is open Monday through Thursday from 11am to 12am, Friday from 11am to 12am, Saturday from 4pm to 12am and Sunday from 4pm to 12am. See Details
Homestead on the Roof A farm to table, pet-friendly eatery, Homestead on the Roof is a cozy rooftop restaurant serving seasonal fare. Those wanting to dine alongside their dog can sit at one of Homestead's many outdoor tables to enjoy their meal. Homestead's menu includes an array of starters and dishes, such as burgers. It also includes many house-made desserts, a weekly rotating craft brewery, small production wines, and a tightly curated one hundred bottle spirits list. Regulars to Homestead recommend wearing nice attire when dining here and love that you can wander through its vegetable garden while being seated. Homestead on the Roof is open Thursday through Sunday from 5pm to 12am and Saturday and Sunday from 10am to 2pm. See Details
Merlo on Maple A pet-friendly spot located in a historic building, Merlo on Maple is the self-proclaimed ""most romantic restaurant in Chicago."" Visitors to Merlo wanting to sip on a glass of wine while their dog lounges underfoot can sit at one of Merlo's five outdoor tables to enjoy their meal. The patio is open seasonally, so guests should call ahead to check availability before planning their evening. Its menu includes antipastas, pasta, vegetarian dishes, seafood meals, meats and more. Merlo also offers White Truffle specials and an eight-course tasting menu. Visitors to Merlo on Maple call the cuisine authentic Italian fare and recommend saving room for a decadent dessert. Merlo on Maple is open Sunday through Thursday from 5:30pm until 9:30pm and Friday and Saturday from 5:30pm until 10:30pm." See Details
Atwood Atwood welcomes dogs and their owners at all of their ten outdoor tables! Atwood serves up modern American cuisine in a fine dining atmosphere. Local ingredients help fill out a truly unique menu that serves breakfast, lunch and dinner daily. House favorite entrees include the crispy salmon, braised pork belly, pan seared halibut and the classic New York Strip, served with white bean salad. Signature cocktails and a full bar compliment a truly robust and refined menu. Reservations are required for parties of six or more. Atwood is open Monday through Friday from 7:00am to 3:00pm, then 4:45pm to 10:00pm. Saturday and Sunday 8:00am to 3:00pm then 4:45pm to 10:00pm. See Details
Sixteen Located on the 16th floor of Trump International Hotel and Tower, Sixteen is a Michelin two-starred, Forbes five-star, fine-dining restaurant offering stunning city views in a pet-friendly atmosphere. Guests wanting to dine on a seasonal dish alongside Fido can sit at one of Sixteen's fifty outdoor tables to enjoy their meal. Its terrace opens at 2pm daily and requires business casual attire. Sixteen serves breakfast, brunch, lunch, and dinner, and its menus are themed, rotating seasonally. Dishes brought to you include items such as waffles, pancakes, soup, salad, steak, chicken, rabbit, lamb, and much more. Sixteen is open for breakfast daily from 6:30am to 11:00am, for brunch daily from 11:00am to 2:30pm, for lunch Monday through Saturday from 11:30am to 2:30pm and for dinner, Wednesday through Saturday from 5:30pm to 9:30pm. See Details
Hearth Restaurant Hearth combines rustic decor with a classic menu to create a homestyle dining experience. Choose from hearty offerings such as crispy crab cakes, duck breast, rainbow trout, beef shortribs, and lemon cheesecake for dessert. Patio seating is dog friendly. See Details
Bill's Place Bill's Place is a dog-friendly fast food restaurant serving a variety of American and Italian dishes to locals and tourists alike. Visitors to Bill's Place can bring Fido and head to one of its few outdoor benches and tables to dig into a Shrimp Basket in the sunshine. The eatery's menu includes specialty pizzas, appetizers, wraps, paninis, hot dogs, deli sandwiches, submarines, burgers, crisp salads, pasta dishes, wings, its famous broasted chicken, Italian Specialties such as Italian Beef, BBQ Beef, a Meatball Sandwich with Cheese, and Italian Sausage, as well as dinners such as Half Slab Ribs, Fried Perch, a Gyros Plate, and Greek Style Pork Chops. Beer and wine are available to wash it all down. Bill's Place is open Sunday from 11am to 6pm and Monday through Saturday from 11am to 8pm. See Details