Guide to Outdoor Dining in Lakeview & Roscoe Village

As the weather starts to warm up, follow this guide to find your favorite spots for outdoor dining

Bitter Pops -- 3357 N Lincoln Ave

We love the outdoor seating at Bitter Pops! Maybe you want a bit of coverage, but still some fresh air. See that window? There is a long high-top stretching across the other side that gives you the comfort of sitting inside with a natural breeze. Bitter Pops is also open for breakfast now featuring their new breakfast sandwiches and a coffee bar.

Tuco & Blondie -- 3358 N Southport Ave

Tuco and Blondie is a great option for all times of the day. Enjoy a sunny lunch during the day, and when the sun goes down, get cozy for dinner with their string lights and patio heaters!

Southport Grocery & Cafe -- 3552 N Southport

Southport Grocery and Cafe serves breakfast and lunch daily, while offering groceries and local goods. Whether you’re grabbing their “Grown Up Pop Tart” or a cup of coffee, stop by to see what this unique location has to offer.

Cafe El Tapatio -- 3400 N Ashland

Cafe El Tapatio offers vibrant outdoor seating that blends seamlessly with the comfort of an authentic Mexican experience. With the Churro Parlor located steps away, stick around for a sweet treat while you’re there!

Tied House -- 3157 N Southport Ave

Tied House offers an incredible atmosphere with food to match. Because you can pop over to Schubas for a show directly after finishing your drinks/meal, there is no wonder why Tied House is a neighborhood favorite for date night.

Frasca Pizzeria and Wine Bar -- 3359 N Paulina

From happy hour to weekend brunch, Frasca is a great option when it comes to spending your time outside for dining. This is a perfect place to meet up with your friends or have a full family feast

Amor Y Tequila -- 2118 W Roscoe St

Amor Y Tequila emphasized home-style Mexican cooking and some of the finest handcrafted cocktails in the neighborhood. We love that their cocktails are all named after local streets you’ll finding walking around near by! Try the Seeley, which consists of House Tequila, Cointreau, Agua De Jamaica + Blueberries or the Damen with Whiskey, Angostura Bitters + Orange Twist

Tatas Tacos -- 2826 N Lincoln Ave

Not only does Tatas Tacos serve up delicious tacos with fun fusions and twists, BUT they frequently offer live music throughout the week and weekend. Tatas is the perfect spot at any time!

Village Tap -- 2055 W Roscoe St

Simply put, Village Tap has everything you need. Their patio space offers the perfect environment to socialize, catch a game, and enjoy the weather. They have a wide range of options on their menu from food, craft beer, and cocktails.

Volo Restaurant and Wine Bar -- 2008 W Roscoe St

Time and time again, Volo is recognized for their patio space, and it’s easy to see why. Located in a boutique storefront just a mile and a half west of Wrigley Field and featuring an award-winning year-round alfresco cabana patio (#1 Hidden City Patio (Chicago Magazine), the space combines cozy/chic design elements with urban vintage charm. Volo makes enjoying food and wine easy, accessible, and un-intimidating… all in a relaxed neighborhood atmosphere.

Port &Park Bistro — 4000 N Southport Ave

Port & Park Bistro & Bar strives to create an atmosphere where all our guests feel right at home. Whether enjoying a meal with family and friends in their comfortable dining room, cocktails in our lively bar or brunch in the sun on our patio, their goal is to make every guest feel like they are a part of our family.

Lush Roscoe Village — 2232 W Roscoe St

Located in the heart of Roscoe Village, LUSH has been a neighborhood staple since 2005. Inside you’ll find wall-to-wall wine, invigorating spirits, and delectable bistro fare served with a side of warm hospitality.

Le Sud — 2301 W Roscoe St

As the sun graces us with its warmth during the beautiful summer months, Le Sud invites you on a culinary adventure with our vibrant and refreshing Summer Season Mediterranean Cuisine Menu. Immerse yourself in the essence of the season as we present a curated selection of dishes inspired by sun-kissed vegetables, fresh seafood, wood-grilled meats, and the coastal influences of the Mediterranean.


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