Eating out doesn’t have to just be for adults. Some of Chicago’s best and most enduring restaurants have kiddie cups, crayons, tot-sized sandwiches, and other tools to please the little ones. From a Michelin-starred restaurant to a hands-on seafood spot, here are 20 of the best spots to take the kids out for a meal in Chicago.
As of March 2, Chicago restaurants are permitted to serve customers indoors with a 50 percent maximum capacity per room, or 50 people — whichever is fewer. Regardless, the state requires reservations for both indoor and outdoor dining. However, this should not be taken as an endorsement for dining in, as there are still safety concerns. For updated information on coronavirus cases in your area, please visit the city of Chicago’s COVID-19 dashboard. Studies indicate that there is a lower exposure risk when outdoors, but the level of risk involved with patio dining is contingent on restaurants following strict social distancing and other safety guidelines.Read More