Best Dog-Friendly Patios In Chicago

June 07, 2016

Bistronomic

 

BistronomicQuinoa

Located in Chicago’s Gold Coast neighborhood, Bistronomic specializes in traditional French cuisine with a modern twist. Different from typical bistro style cuisine, the menu is filled with contemporary signature dishes like Handmade Squid Ink Yukon Gold Gnocchi and Maple Leaf Duck Breast. Bistronomic is an ultra dog-friendly venue that allows dogs both inside the dining area and outside in the terrace. Complimentary water is provided for all dogs, and they are in the process of cultivating a specialty dog menu. Currently, they offer a canine to-go dish made with quinoa, seasonal vegetables, and your choice of either chicken or beef.


Formento’s

Formentos

Located in the Fulton Market District in Chicago’s West Loop, Formento’s specializes in Southern-Italian cuisine that focuses on light and airy flavors. The outdoor area boasts the widest patio in the West Loop, and features rows of stringed lights and plenty of foliage. Perfect for those with larger dogs that need a bit more room, the outdoor space is a treat for the eyes and senses.


312 Chicago

312Chicago

Located in The Loop, 312 Chicago specializes in Italian cuisine with a contemporary twist. Serving up regional favorites with an evolving menu, 312 Chicago is a favorite among diners looking for signature dishes that use seasonal ingredients. The newest promotion, “Waggin’ Weekends,” is the perfect way to take advantage of 312 Chicago’s sidewalk patio. Every Saturday and Sunday from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m., they offer complimentary home-made dog treats for all guests enjoying brunch or a light snack. A special Doggie Menu features $7 entrees with dog-friendly dishes like Salmon and White Rice or Chicken and Pasta. There are also smaller treats like the Peanut Butter Biscuit or Beefcicle offered for just $4.


CrossTown Fitness

CrossTownFitness

CrossTown Fitness is known for their high intensity workouts and innovative class ideas with personal trainers that know how to motivate. While many come for the exercise, they stay for the many amenities offered at their locations. Both the West Loop and Northside locations offer a beautiful dog-friendly patio for those partaking in a CTF class or just ordering from the café. The menu features custom smoothies, wraps, salads, snacks, and coffee for guests. Dogs aren’t left out of the festivities–they’re provided fresh ice water and milk bones to enjoy on the patio!


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