8 Outdoor Restaurants In Illinois You’ll Want To Visit Before Summer’s End

Outdoor dining is a great way to enjoy the outdoors without being overly active. Are you wondering which restaurants near you have the very best patios? You don’t have to wonder anymore; today we are bringing you eight outdoor restaurants in Illinois that are perfect for this time of year. Each has an incredible atmosphere that you’ll want to soak up for hours and menu items you’ll want to eat for days. Read on for more details on these eight outdoor-friendly eateries.


We’re aware that these uncertain times are limiting many aspects of life as we all practice social and physical distancing. While we’re continuing to feature destinations that make our state wonderful, we don’t expect or encourage you to go check them out immediately. We believe that supporting local attractions is important now more than ever and we hope our articles inspire your future adventures! And on that note, please nominate your favorite local business that could use some love right now: https://www.onlyinyourstate.com/nominate/

What other outdoor restaurants do you recommend? Share your favorites with us below in the comments.

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Address: 410 W State St, Geneva, IL 60134, USA
Address: 124 E Mason St, Polo, IL 61064, USA
Address: 405 S Washington St, Carbondale, IL 62901, USA
Address: 16146 E 12000 Rd N, Grant Park, IL 60940, USA
Address: 144 S Oak Park Ave, Oak Park, IL 60302, USA
Address: 513 S 3rd St, Geneva, IL 60134, USA
Address: 401 Front St, Grafton, IL 62037, USA
Address: 205 N Broadway, Aurora, IL 60505, USA