Pet Friendly Breweries in Illinois

Lo Rez Brewing and Taproom, Chicago

Lo Rez Brewing and Taproom is one of those breweries that allow dogs on their patio. Amongst the locals, it is known as a “great place to pet other people’s dogs.” You and your pupper would love visiting this brewery because after they opened their new taproom, their loyal canine following increased. So, there will be other canines for your little darling to say Hi to. Lo Rez Brewing and Taproom is a great place to spend some quality time with the whole family as it is a kid friendly place as well. And, they have board games and darts for the ones who don’t like to just sit and wait for the beer to be served, drink silently and leave. Their menu mentions coffee as well. They also have Wi-Fi so that you don’t have to stay away from social media while having a great time there. Lo Rez Brewing and Taproom is wheelchair accessible.

Blue Island Beer Company, Blue Island

A favorite amongst the locals, Blue Island Beer Company is a great place to unwind while drinking some delicious craft beers. Even while traveling with a pet, you don’t have to think twice about visiting this brewery as Blue Island Beer Company is a dog friendly brewery. So much so that it allows dogs to accompany their humans both, indoors (in the taproom) and outdoors (at the patio). However, entry for dogs in the taproom might be restricted on days when there are events being held in the brewery. If you visit this brewery on the first Wednesday of the month, you and your furbaby can enjoy some live acoustic bluegrass music.

Whiner Beer Company, Chicago

Focusing on barrel-aged beers, Whiner Beer Company is a place that believes in producing great tasting beers while using environmentally responsible brewing methods. They love creating beers for people with a good palate; people who like to go on culinary adventures, finding new and different tastes to satisfy their curiosity. The furniture, the lighting, the whole ambience of the place give off warm and happy vibes. Established in 2016, Whiner Beer Company is a pet friendly place. So, while visiting this brewery, you can take your furkid along with you.

Church Street Brewing Company, Itasca

Having a friendly staff and a vibrant ambience, Church Street Brewing Company exudes warm and welcoming vibes. It is a pet friendly brewery. So, they greet human and canine guests with equal enthusiasm. When you visit the brewery, the Scotch Style Ale (with notes of toffee and fruit) offered by them is something that you absolutely need to try. The names of the beers at this brewery are as awesome as their tastes are. Ex. Brewcifer, Russian Rhapsody and Hauch von Himmel. If you choose to visit Church Street Brewing Company on a Saturday, you get a chance to pair up your beer with some mouthwatering food from a local truck that visits the brewery on Saturdays. Quite frequently, the brewery also offers live music. So, if you have a pet that loves grooving to some live music with you by his/her side, then this is a must visit place for you.

Disclaimer: Due to Covid-19 related restrictions, the services and business hours of some of the places mentioned above may be different than usual.