Updated 3:38 pm, July 9, 2014

Everybody is talking about patio season! Alfresco dining is a must in Chicago, so why not become a patio patron this summer? 


  • Need a geographical sense of where you'll be eating? Eater Chicago shares their Patio Guide so you can easily locate outdoor dining.



  • Get reacquainted with your summer clothes, and check out Time Out Chicago's list of 53 new patios, rooftop bars and outdoor spaces here



Check out our Chicago 2014 Alfresco guide for more outdoor dining and drinking.