Summertime patios are here! But have you ever been curious if you could bring your dog along? There are many dog-friendly restaurant patio options across the western suburbs, so plan a doggy date today. Remember the rules of dog etiquette also apply to restaurant patios: keep dogs leashed and make sure they are well exercised and calm prior to your outing.
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Dog-Friendly Restaurant Patios in the West Suburbs
Ballydoyle Irish Pub & Restaurant
5157 Main Street
Downers Grove, IL 60515
While Ballydoyle Irish Pub doesn’t have a special menu for dogs, the outdoor patio is dog-friendly and they will offer your dog water.
Crosstown Pub & Grill
909 East Ogden Avenue
Naperville, IL 60563
Crosstown’s patio is dog-friendly.
D.O.C Wine Bar
325 Yorktown Center
Lombard, IL 60148
D.O.C Wine Bar in Lombard allows dogs on their patio and will offer water and perhaps a treat.
35 East First Street
Hinsdale, IL 60521
Dogs are welcomed on the Fuller House patio.
800 Hillgrove Avenue
Western Springs, IL 60558
Hillgrove Tap’s patio welcomes dogs, and they bring cold water out for your pup on hot days. Bonus: they share a patio with Western Springs restaurant Solstice, so you can also bring your pup to dine outside there.
1950 Spring Road
Oak Brook, IL 60523
Shake Shack offers a dog-friendly menu and welcomes dogs to outdoor patio space. Their menu for dogs includes a Pooch-ini (ShackBurger® dog biscuits and vanilla custard) and Bag o’ Bones (5 ShackBurger® dog biscuits).
Did you know there is a secret menu item called a “puppuccino”? Next time you head to Starbucks, grab one for your furry friend. It’s a small cup filled with delicious whipped cream.
70 S La Grange Road
La Grange, IL 60525
124 N. Marion Street,
Oak Park, IL 60301
103 S Main St,
Naperville, IL 60540
Q-BBQ has three west suburban locations and allows dogs on their patios. While food must be ordered inside, they do offer a “bark-b-q” menu consisting of plain pulled meats for your pup.
Quigley’s Irish Pub
73 East Jefferson Avenue
Naperville, IL 60540
Quigley’s says they have the original dog-friendly patio in Naperville right on their website homepage.
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