Fall is making its appearance a week early drawing folks outside to enjoy the cooler temperatures. This is the perfect time to take advantage of outdoor dining in the crisp air during coffee, a relaxing lunch or watching the sun set during a romantic evening meal. Several local restaurants are ready to serve their customers alfresco, with sidewalk or patio seating and offering a variety of delicious dishes.
Must-try downtown options include…
Procopio’s: the homemade pasta is outstanding!
Graze 1885: artisan salads, sandwiches, and luscious baked goods
Pea-Fections: four daily soups, signature sandwiches, salads, and divine pastries
Old Chicago Pizza & Taproom: hearty and delicious pizza, appetizers and more with 40 beers on tap and a great selection of craft beers
6th Street outside options include…
LaFiesta: say Margarita! Any Mexican dish you can think of deliciously made
McAlister’s Deli: fresh and tasty deli sandwiches, salads, loaded baked potatoes and their famous tea
Lic’s Deli & Ice Cream: 20+ flavors of ice cream and sorbet served in cones, cups or exclusive novelty dishes and a large selection of deli sandwiches and soups
Find them on 15th & Willow Streets…
Quickie’s Sandwich Bar: famous for their subs, salads, and appetizers
*Please know that some availability to locations might change due to COVID-19 and policies. Visit each location’s website or social media for updates prior to visiting.