Sure, dinner and drinks with friends at Chicago's best restaurants makes for a fun evening out, but you know what's even better? When your dog can come, too. Thankfully, plenty of outdoor restaurants, bars and beer gardens in Chicago welcome pups with gusto—some even provide water, treats and doggy menus to sate the appetite of your furry friend. Whether you've got a beloved canine companion or just want to enjoy the simple pleasures of dog-watching while you dine, these pet-friendly haunts are sure to become new staples in your summer patio bucket list.
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