Before that yellowy stuff swirls around in your drink or coats your favorite dish (unless, of course, you like that sort of thing), head to the following four restaurants, which are good reasons to eat, drink and delight in the spring-like weather. Separately, if you feel like taking your furry friend out for some fresh air while you dine, check out this
list of pet-friendly places
Republic Social House: Should you want to overlook Oakland Cemetery during dinner, this Grant Park spot is one good bet. If you want to look at something else, say, sports, you can do that too since multiple televisions are perfectly perched on the patio. Of course, if you're in the mood for an al fresco brunch with a bottle of bubbly, this is your place too.