Dog Friendly Restaurants in Illinois

No need to leave Fido in the hotel room when you want to grab a bite! No matter where you’re headed, we can point you towards great restaurants in Illinois that will welcome Fido to join you at an outdoor table. Bone appetit!

Pet Friendly O'Brien's Riverwalk Cafe
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
Pet Friendly Harry Caray's Tavern Navy Pier
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
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
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
Quigley's Irish Pub Quigley's Irish Pub, located in Naperville, IL, is a dog friendly, neighborhood Irish pub where Fido is welcome to join you at a table on their outdoor patio during the warmer months. He'll even get his own dog menu to order from! Quigley's offers a combo of Irish and American dishes, including Irish lamb stew, corned beef and cabbage, Angus beef burgers, and Buffalo chicken sandwiches. See Details
Crosstown Pub & Grill Crosstown offers tasty wings, big and juicy burgers, and fantastic flatbreads. Patio seating allows dogs. 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
Kelsey Roadhouse Kelsey Roadhouse is pet friendly! Beautiful outdoor beer garden with shaded areas for your best friend and you to eat. The food is great. The people are great. See Details
Filling Station Pub & Grill Traditional American favorites include a variety of sandwiches and burgers, plus wings, turkey chili, jumbo shrimp, and fajitas. Dogs are welcome at outdoor tables. *** Call ahead to find out about any temporary restrictions due to COVID-19. *** 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
Public Landing Restaurant Enjoy outdoor dining at it's finest on the beautiful and spacious dog-friendly patio. The Public Landing Restaurant is located in the historic Gaylord Building, 1 of only 28 National Trust Historic Sites in the entire country! Well behaved pooches welcome anytime. Yappetizer Menu for dogs. After your meal, wind down with a walk along the old I&M Canal or through the Lincoln Landing Park. Easily accessible by all major expressways. See Details
Frasca Pizzeria + Wine Bar Order a pizza or pasta entree and choose from dozens of red and white wines. Outdoor tables on the sidewalk are Fido friendly. See Details
Ten Cat Tavern Ten Cat Tavern in Chicago is dog-friendly. They have pool tables and three different areas to hang out with your friends. 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
Miss Kitty's The Grape Escape Great wine bar and martini place with live music and dog-friendly outdoor seating. See Details
Ballydoyle Irish Pub & Restaurant Ballydoyle Irish Pub offers authentic Emerald Isle eats, over 100 tapped, bottled, and canned brews, and dog-friendly outdoor seating. Hungry travelers can choose from delicious dishes such as fried cheese curds, cream of potato soup, corned beef on marble rye, beer-battered fish and chips, chicken pot pie, and pot roast. Dogs are welcome on the patio during the summer. Opens daily at 11am. See Details
Pierrot Gourmet The French fare here may be pricey, but the experience is worth the price, especially if you opt for breakfast. Dine outside and Fido can join you. See Details
La Sorella di Francesca This warm and inviting Italian spot serves up consistently delicious food. During the summer dogs are welcome to join their owners on the patio. See Details
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
Four Moon Tavern Four Moon Tavern offers a tasty pub menu in a friendly setting with dogs welcome. See Details
Lizzie McNeill's Irish Pub Lizzie McNeill's Irish Pub is a neighborhood favorite pouring tasty beers and offering lots of pet-friendly seating. See Details