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In classic Chicago fashion, it feels like the temperature is steadily dropping every single day. Meanwhile, city officials are still encouraging restaurants to extend outdoor dining for as long as humanly possible, resulting in tents, igloos and heaters being set up all over town. If you're willing to brave the cold, there are plenty of super cozy patios and rooftop restaurants in Chicago to check out this season. Dust off your favorite coat and make a reservation at one of these outdoor dining spots this fall, which range ritzy rooftop lounges and a sprawling igloo village to a festive pumpkin patch for families. It goes without saying, but if you are dining out this fall, mask up, mind your social distancing manners and tip your servers generously.
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