Al Fresco Dining

Enjoy outdoor dining on a beautiful patio or terrace. Unless noted below, outdoor tables are available on a first come, first serve basis.

100 Restaurants Al Fresco Dining

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photo of roka akor - oak brook restaurant
Japanese Oak Brook
You're in luck! We still have 4 timeslots left.
2 Outdoor patios - one with retractable windows. Award Winning Sushi, Steak/Seafood, Sake & Wine!
photo of the clubhouse - oak brook restaurant
American Oak Brook
You're in luck! We still have 4 timeslots left.
It's patio season and The Clubhouse is a great place to take your meal outdoors!
photo of emilio's tapas - hillside restaurant
Tapas / Small Plates Hillside
You're in luck! We still have 4 timeslots left.
The most beautiful patio in the western suburbs! Open Spring through Fall.
photo of livia italian eatery-elmhurst restaurant
Italian Elmhurst
Dining Al Fresco is a way to experience the season. Come join us today!
photo of autre monde restaurant
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Mediterranean Berwyn
Our secluded back patio is the perfect place to enjoy our Mediterranean inspired food!
photo of one fifty one kitchen & bar restaurant
American Elmhurst
Join us on the patio overlooking the York Theatre.
photo of lucca's ristorante restaurant
Italian La Grange
You're in luck! We still have 4 timeslots left.
Lucca's Ristorante offers outdoor dining available weather permitting.
photo of amerikas restaurant
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Latin American Oak Park
Outdoor patio is officially open and ready for some good weather lounging.
photo of new rebozo oak park restaurant
Mexican Oak Park
Our very comfortable patio is now open for the warm weather.
photo of la buona vita restaurant
Italian La Grange
You're in luck! We still have 4 timeslots left.
We have 4 tables now available for outdoor dinning!
photo of summer house santa monica restaurant
American Lincoln Park
You're in luck! We still have 4 timeslots left.
Join us on our patio in warmer months, or year round in our sunny dining room under the skylight!
photo of café ba-ba-reeba restaurant
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Tapas / Small Plates Lincoln Park
You're in luck! We still have 1 timeslot left.
Join us on our all-season patio! Enjoy sunshine through our glass roof that opens in warmer months.
photo of beatrix - oak brook restaurant
American Oak Brook
You're in luck! We still have 4 timeslots left.
Take advantage of patio season! Grab a table and enjoy a drink or meal on the outdoor patio.
photo of the gage restaurant
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American Downtown / Loop
You're in luck! We still have 2 timeslots left.
The Gage Restaurant Is Located Just Steps From Millennium Park On Michigan Avenue. Come Join Us On Our Patio For Some Wonderful Food, Spirits & Excellent Service. Enjoy The View Of The Park While Dining Outside. Outdoor Tables May Be Reserved.

photo of cooper's hawk winery & restaurant - burr ridge restaurant
Contemporary American Burr Ridge
You're in luck! We still have 2 timeslots left.
Sip some vino under the sun and dine al fresco on our outdoor patio. Full menu available.
photo of sugar factory - chicago river north restaurant
American River North (Chicago)
You're in luck! We still have 4 timeslots left.
Outdoor Patio Is Now Open!
photo of cooper's hawk winery & restaurant - naperville restaurant
Contemporary American Naperville
You're in luck! We still have 2 timeslots left.
Sip some vino under the sun and dine al fresco on our outdoor patio. Full menu available.
photo of bar siena restaurant
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Italian West Loop
You're in luck! We still have 1 timeslot left.
We have an extremely large patio with seating under umbrellas or in the sun, depending on preference
photo of true food kitchen - chicago restaurant
American River North (Chicago)
You're in luck! We still have 4 timeslots left.
A health-driven, seasonal restaurant w/ a menu offering gluten-free, vegetarian & vegan selections.
photo of cooper's hawk winery & restaurant - arlington heights restaurant
Contemporary American Arlington Heights
You're in luck! We still have 2 timeslots left.
Sip some vino under the sun and dine al fresco on our outdoor patio. Full menu available.
photo of mon ami gabi - oak brook restaurant
French Oak Brook
You're in luck! We still have 4 timeslots left.
Oakbrook'S Patio Is Very Charming & Is Surrounded By Flowers & Lilac Bushes. When Weather Permits, We Open Our French Doors & It Brings The Patio Into Our Lounge.

photo of wildfire - glenview restaurant
American Glenview
You're in luck! We still have 4 timeslots left.
Sip On Your Favorite Martini Or Savor A Mouth-Watering Salad On One Of Wildfire'S Outdoor Patios. Now Open Weather Permitting, Enjoy All Your Wildfire Favorites For Lunch Or Dinner At Glenview, Schaumburg, Eden Prairie, Mn & Atlanta'S Perimeter Mall Locat

photo of sunda restaurant
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Asian River North (Chicago)
You're in luck! We still have 1 timeslot left.


photo of mon ami gabi restaurant
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French Lincoln Park
You're in luck! We still have 1 timeslot left.
Beautiful patio with views of the Lincoln Park Conservatory.

photo of the hampton social - river north restaurant
Contemporary American River North (Chicago)
Come enjoy a refreshing beverage in our OPEN AIR VENUE. Visit our website's 360 Virtual Tour.
photo of wildfire - schaumburg restaurant
American Schaumburg
You're in luck! We still have 4 timeslots left.
Sip On Your Favorite Martini Or Savor A Mouth-Watering Salad On One Of Wildfire'S Outdoor Patios. Now Open Weather Permitting, Enjoy All Your Wildfire Favorites For Lunch Or Dinner At Glenview, Schaumburg, Eden Prairie, Mn & Atlanta'S Perimeter Mall Locat

photo of petterino's restaurant
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American Downtown / Loop
You're in luck! We still have 2 timeslots left.
Petterino’S Offers Patio Seating For Diners To Enjoy The Beautiful City Sights & Sounds.

photo of barrio restaurant
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Mexican River North (Chicago)
You're in luck! We still have 3 timeslots left.
Join us all season long on our patio for al fresco dining!
photo of the hampton social - streeterville restaurant
Contemporary American Gold Coast / Streeterville
You're in luck! We still have 4 timeslots left.
Come enjoy a refreshing beverage in our OPEN AIR VENUE. Visit our website's 360 Virtual Tour.
photo of l. woods tap and pine lodge restaurant
American Lincolnwood
You're in luck! We still have 3 timeslots left.
Chow down on BBQ & comfort food favorites out on the rustic L. Woods outdoor patio.
photo of le colonial - chicago restaurant
Vietnamese Gold Coast / Streeterville
You're in luck! We still have 2 timeslots left.
Enjoy al fresco dining on our porch overlooking the iconic Oak Street!
photo of meson sabika restaurant
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Tapas / Small Plates Naperville
You're in luck! We still have 2 timeslots left.
Enjoy a refreshing pitcher of sangria with a delightful selection of tapas on our Patio

photo of cooper's hawk winery & restaurant - wheeling restaurant
Contemporary American Wheeling
You're in luck! We still have 4 timeslots left.
Sip some vino under the sun and dine al fresco on our outdoor patio. Full menu available.
photo of cooper's hawk winery & restaurant - south barrington restaurant
Contemporary American South Barrington
You're in luck! We still have 4 timeslots left.
Sip some vino under the sun and dine al fresco on our outdoor patio. Full menu available.
photo of formento's restaurant
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Italian West Loop
You're in luck! We still have 4 timeslots left.
Join us on the patio for Happy Hour M-Fr 5-6:30pm. 1/2 Off Antipasti, Wine by the glass & MORE!
photo of the allis restaurant
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American West Loop
Enjoy Pizza East on our outdoor patio, located on Green Street.
photo of 312 chicago restaurant
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Italian Downtown / Loop
You're in luck! We still have 4 timeslots left.
Beautiful patio, weather permitting, great for people watching and relaxing after work!
photo of the dawson restaurant
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American River West
You're in luck! We still have 4 timeslots left.
Sur expansive full service patio is on several "best of" lists for outdoor seating.
photo of coda di volpe restaurant
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Italian Lakeview / East Lakeview
You're in luck! We still have 4 timeslots left.
Weather permitting please enjoy our beautifully lit patio while eating a VPN pizza and sipping Rosé!
photo of mott street restaurant
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Contemporary American Bucktown / Wicker Park
You're in luck! We still have 3 timeslots left.
Dine in Mott St's secret garden, covered under a pergola strewn with hanging plants.
photo of beacon tavern restaurant
American River North (Chicago)
You're in luck! We still have 4 timeslots left.
Our seasonal outdoor dining area is in the peaceful walkway between Wrigley Building and Trump Tower
photo of gemini restaurant
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American Lincoln Park
You're in luck! We still have 4 timeslots left.
Enjoy Gemini on our gorgeous sidewalk patio! Situated on one-way, tree-lined Dickens Ave!
photo of cooper's hawk winery & restaurant - orland park restaurant
Contemporary American Orland Park
You're in luck! We still have 1 timeslot left.
Sip some vino under the sun and dine al fresco on our outdoor patio. Full menu available.
photo of luxbar restaurant
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Comfort Food Gold Coast / Streeterville
You're in luck! We still have 4 timeslots left.
Reservations through OpenTable are for dining room only. Outdoor seating is first come first serve.
photo of prime & provisions steakhouse restaurant
Steakhouse River North (Chicago)
You're in luck! We still have 1 timeslot left.
Enjoy a cocktail and beautiful views while you dine al fresco on our outdoor terrace!
photo of redstone american grill - oakbrook terrace restaurant
American Oak Brook
You're in luck! We still have 4 timeslots left.
With a beautiful outdoor space with a full bar plus patio dining, it is a great place to get away.
photo of ditka's - chicago restaurant
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American Gold Coast / Streeterville
You're in luck! We still have 2 timeslots left.
Our patio is the perfect place to enjoy our Pot Roast Nacho's & cold refreshing cocktail!
photo of rl restaurant restaurant
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American Gold Coast / Streeterville
You're in luck! We still have 2 timeslots left.
RL's beautiful patio is lush and romantic, and a perfect spot for people watching on Chicago Ave.
photo of roka akor - chicago restaurant
Steakhouse River North (Chicago)
You're in luck! We still have 4 timeslots left.
Beautiful outdoor seating in the heart of River North . Award winning Sushi, Steaks/Seafood & Wine
photo of stella barra pizzeria - chicago restaurant
Pizzeria Lincoln Park
You're in luck! We still have 4 timeslots left.
Enjoy our all-season patio with an open ceiling in summer or closed roof and fireplace in winter.
photo of weber grill - chicago restaurant
American River North (Chicago)
You're in luck! We still have 4 timeslots left.
Join Us For A Great Outdoor Dining Experience. Outdoor Tables May Be Reserved.

photo of carmine's chicago restaurant
$ $ $ $
Italian Gold Coast / Streeterville
Enjoy the sights and sounds of Rush Street in Gold Coast from our beautiful garden & outdoor patio
photo of devon seafood + steak - oakbrook terrace restaurant
Seafood Oak Brook
You're in luck! We still have 4 timeslots left.
At Devon Seafood + Steak, we procure the freshest available seafood direct from the most reputable s
photo of river roast restaurant
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American River North (Chicago)
You're in luck! We still have 4 timeslots left.
Join us on our patio along the iconic Chicago river, by far the best patio in the city!
photo of fig & olive chicago restaurant
Mediterranean Gold Coast / Streeterville
You're in luck! We still have 4 timeslots left.
Looking for a true Taste of Provence? Join us on our Open-air terrace overlooking the city.
photo of tavern on rush restaurant
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Steak Gold Coast / Streeterville
You're in luck! We still have 4 timeslots left.
Enjoy lively Rush Street, plus steaks, seafood and more from Executive Chef John Gatsos.
photo of the madison bar & kitchen restaurant
American West Loop
You're in luck! We still have 2 timeslots left.
Join us on our amazing new patio at The Madison Bar & Kitchen. Open daily.
photo of sapori trattoria restaurant
$ $ $ $
Italian Lincoln Park
You're in luck! We still have 4 timeslots left.
Tree Lined Patio, Zagat."Famous Neighborhood Hot Spot, " Time Out Chicago. Italian Trattoria-Style Outdoor Dining On A Quiet Side Street W. Abundant Hanging Flower Baskets & Elegant & Tasteful Mini Lights. The Most Popular Patio In Lincoln Park. Outdoor

photo of nonnina restaurant
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Italian River North (Chicago)
Come visit us on our beautiful covered terrace, now open!
photo of remington's restaurant
$ $ $ $
American Downtown / Loop
You're in luck! We still have 3 timeslots left.
Our outdoors have a Beautiful view of "Cloud Gate" or The Bean, and all the Michigan Av. passers by.
photo of carlucci - rosemont restaurant
Italian Rosemont
You're in luck! We still have 4 timeslots left.
Italian style Alfresco dining on the Carlucci patio surrounded by a bubbling courtyard fountain.

Special offer:

No Corkage Fee Saturday (Bring Your Own Vino)
Live Entertainment - Friday & Saturday nights

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photo of park grill chicago restaurant
American Downtown / Loop
Enjoy The Largest Al Fresco Dining & Bar Area In Chicago. In The Heart Of The City, Millennium Park

photo of riva crabhouse on navy pier restaurant
Seafood Gold Coast / Streeterville
You're in luck! We still have 3 timeslots left.
Located just steps away from Lake Michigan, The Riva Cafe offers one-of-a-kind views of the lake!
photo of union sushi + barbeque bar restaurant
Sushi River North (Chicago)
Join us for amazing open air dining with our new open windows.

Special offer:

HAPPY HOUR FOOD SPECIALS
HALF PRICE COCKTAILS + WINE
$1.50 OYSTERS

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photo of rosebud on rush restaurant
$ $ $ $
Italian Gold Coast / Streeterville
You're in luck! We still have 4 timeslots left.
Relax on our outdoor Cafe conveniently located off Chicago'S bustling Magnificent Mile.

photo of funkenhausen restaurant
$ $ $ $
American West Town
You're in luck! We still have 4 timeslots left.
Our full service patio is open during regular hours. (Weather permitting) First come first serve.
photo of farmhouse - chicago restaurant
Farm-to-table River North (Chicago)
You're in luck! We still have 4 timeslots left.
Join us on our patio this summer!
photo of city mouse restaurant
$ $ $ $
American West Loop
You're in luck! We still have 4 timeslots left.
Sit fireside or make the most of sunny days while enjoying a seasonal menu and drink .. or two.
photo of old town pour house - oak brook restaurant
Contemporary American Oak Brook
You're in luck! We still have 4 timeslots left.
A fantastic patio with 2 fireplaces and 2 50" T.V's.
photo of osteria langhe restaurant
$ $ $ $
Italian Logan Square
You're in luck! We still have 2 timeslots left.
Our charming sidewalk cafe is the perfect spot to dine al fresco in Logan Square.
photo of chicago q restaurant
$ $ $ $
Barbecue Gold Coast / Streeterville
Our patio is the perfect place to soak up with sun while enjoying southern smoked bbq.
photo of hofbrauhaus - chicago restaurant
German Rosemont
You're in luck! We still have 2 timeslots left.
Come out and experience our "German Style" beer garden! Voted one of the best in the area!
photo of bandit restaurant
$ $ $ $
American West Loop
You're in luck! We still have 4 timeslots left.
Front & Back Patios with a built in bar in the back!
photo of mccormick & schmick's seafood - chicago (wacker dr.) restaurant
Seafood Downtown / Loop
You're in luck! We still have 4 timeslots left.
Enjoy our full service patio with specialty drink menus and happy hour!
photo of labriola chicago restaurant
Italian Gold Coast / Streeterville
Sip on your favorite cocktail while enjoying lunch/dinner on our outdoor patio just off Michigan Ave
photo of monnie burke's restaurant
Contemporary American Pilsen
One of the largest patios in Chicago with bistro lights, full outdoor bar, fire pit and heaters!
photo of hutch american bistro - lakeview restaurant
American Lakeview / East Lakeview
We have a covered patio, the patio is dog friendly as well. Seating is first come first severed.
photo of shaw's crab house - schaumburg restaurant
Seafood Schaumburg
You're in luck! We still have 4 timeslots left.
Join us on our patio & enjoy Happy Hour from 4 - 6, 7 days a week. Full menu is also available.
photo of weber grill - schaumburg restaurant
American Schaumburg
You're in luck! We still have 4 timeslots left.
Join Us For A Great Outdoor Dining Experience. Outdoor Tables May Be Reserved.

photo of bar takito - west loop restaurant
Latin American West Loop
Enjoy craft cocktails & modern Latin American fare on our brand new patio located at Morgan & Lake!
photo of the grillroom restaurant
Steakhouse Downtown / Loop
Although our patio is now closed for the season, we have a fabulous view of the Private Bank Theatre
photo of bistronomic restaurant
$ $ $ $
French Gold Coast / Streeterville
You're in luck! We still have 4 timeslots left.
The outdoor terrace located in the heart of the famed Gold Coast is perfect for people watching.

Special offer:

WEEK-END SPECIALS FROM THR GREEN CITY MARKET
A la carte and 3 course prix fixe menu $39
DINNER BOTTOMLESS CHAMPAGNE COCKTAIL 1.5 HOUR

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photo of tortoise supper club restaurant
American River North (Chicago)
You're in luck! We still have 4 timeslots left.
Swing to live jazz on the patio Thursday evenings June - August. Music starts at 5:30pm.
photo of harry caray's italian steakhouse - chicago restaurant
Steak River North (Chicago)
You're in luck! We still have 4 timeslots left.
Our outdoor patio is open for an al fresco lunch or dinner in the heart of River North!

photo of nomi restaurant
$ $ $ $
Contemporary French Gold Coast / Streeterville
You're in luck! We still have 4 timeslots left.
Enjoy a more casual meal in NoMI Garden, featuring seasonal offerings only available al fresco.
photo of parkers' restaurant & bar restaurant
Contemporary American Downers Grove
You're in luck! We still have 4 timeslots left.
Al Fresco Dining Under The Trumpet Vine Entwined Pagoda And Beautiful Soft Lights, Oh So Romantic!

photo of rosebud prime restaurant
$ $ $ $
Steakhouse Downtown / Loop
Enjoy quality service & cuisine at one of the city'S largest outdoor dining areas.

photo of paisans pizza - berwyn restaurant
Italian Berwyn
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Enjoy the beautiful weather with a special cocktail on our patio or next to it by the open windows!

photo of siena tavern restaurant
$ $ $ $
Italian River North (Chicago)
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Join us all season long on our patio for al fresco dining!
photo of carnivale restaurant
$ $ $ $
Latin American West Loop
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Join us on the patio and enjoy Urban City Views, Latin Fusion Cuisine, and craft cocktails.
photo of one north kitchen & bar restaurant
American Downtown / Loop
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Enjoy our Patio Season! Lunch, Dinner & Cocktails! First come first served for complete parties!
photo of shanghai terrace restaurant
$ $ $ $
Chinese Gold Coast / Streeterville
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Shanghai Terrace Is Chicago'S Premier Outdoor Space W. Incredible Views On The City Skyline. Outdoor Tables May Be Reserved.

photo of terzo piano restaurant
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American Downtown / Loop
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Enjoy One Of The Best Views Of The Skyline And Millennium Park From The Bluhm Family Terrace.

photo of townhouse chicago restaurant
Contemporary American Downtown / Loop
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Join us Monday thru Friday on our patio for a casual business lunch or for happy hour.
photo of fisk & co. restaurant
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Contemporary American Downtown / Loop
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Enjoy all downtown Chicago has to offer on our comfortable patio for breakfast, lunch, and dinner.
photo of city winery chicago restaurant
Wine Bar West Loop
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Indulge in our spacious outdoor patio perfect for large groups, bottles of wine, and weekend brunch
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