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Article posted: 6/28/2013 6:00 AM

Outdoor patios make dinner and drinks something special

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Gaby Moe makes the rounds on the outdoor deck at Bandito Barney's in East Dundee.

Brian Hill | Staff Photographer

Gary Radaszewski, center, shares a laugh with Jim Lauber, right, on the outdoor deck at Bandito Barney's in East Dundee.

Brian Hill | Staff Photographer

Blues Heart performs on the outdoor stage at Bandito Barney's in East Dundee.

Brian Hill | Staff Photographer

Megan and Chris Roney of Gilberts enjoy a drink outdoors at Bandito Barney's in East Dundee.

Brian Hill | Staff Photographer

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The back dining area is a picturesque summer spot at Bandito Barney's in East Dundee.

Brian Hill | Staff Photographer

Waitress Gaby Luurs talks to customers on the outer bar deck at Lindy's Landing in Wauconda.

Gilbert R. Boucher II | Staff Photographer

The mai tai fishbowl seems a perfect drink for enjoying the water views at Lindy's Landing in Wauconda.

Gilbert R. Boucher II | Staff Photographer

Enjoy summertime tilapia topped with mango salsa while taking in the view at Lindy's Landing in Wauconda.

Gilbert R. Boucher II | Staff Photographer

The upper deck at Lindy's Landing in Wauconda provides a nice view of the water.

Gilbert R. Boucher II | Staff Photographer

The beach area at Lindy's Landing in Wauconda is a casual, sandy spot for dinner and drinks.

Gilbert R. Boucher II | Staff Photographer

About this Article

After a wet and chilly spring, the all-too-short summer patio season is finally here. Make the most of it by taking in the great views at suburban spots known for their outdoor spaces, where you can enjoy the weather while eating, drinking, watching sports, listening to live music and playing outdoor games.
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    • Gaby Moe makes the rounds on the outdoor deck at Bandito Barney’s in East Dundee.
    •  Gary Radaszewski, center, shares a laugh with Jim Lauber, right, on the outdoor deck at Bandito Barney’s in East Dundee.
    •  Blues Heart performs on the outdoor stage at Bandito Barney’s in East Dundee.
    •  Megan and Chris Roney of Gilberts enjoy a drink outdoors at Bandito Barney’s in East Dundee.
    •  The back dining area is a picturesque summer spot at Bandito Barney’s in East Dundee.
    •  Waitress Gaby Luurs talks to customers on the outer bar deck at Lindy’s Landing in Wauconda.
    •  The mai tai fishbowl seems a perfect drink for enjoying the water views at Lindy’s Landing in Wauconda.
    •  Enjoy summertime tilapia topped with mango salsa while taking in the view at Lindy’s Landing in Wauconda.
    •  The upper deck at Lindy’s Landing in Wauconda provides a nice view of the water.
    •  The beach area at Lindy’s Landing in Wauconda is a casual, sandy spot for dinner and drinks.
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