Outdoor Table Service

Restore Illinois Phase 3 - Restaurants & Bars Outdoor Table Service

In Phase 3, bars and restaurants will have the option to resume operations for outdoor table service (while continuing to provide carry-out and delivery service).

If your business is would like to provide outdoor table service, we are ready to assist.  Please review the information on this web page and complete the application.  Submit the completed application and required documentation to tim.verbeke@lakezurich.org with the subject header "Outdoor Table Service Application".  Please keep that in mind as we navigate a process that is unique to the circumstances and your business location.  We endeavor to answer all of your questions and approve your application as quickly as possible.

General Conditions and Agreements

In accordance with the Restore Illinois COVID-19 response program, Village of Lake Zurich restaurants may establish TEMPORARY outdoor dining areas in compliance with applicable health and safety guidelines.

Authorized hours for outdoor table service are 7:00 am to 10:00 pm Monday – Saturday, 8:00am to 9:00 pm on Sundays unless otherwise authorized. Once granted, this authorization is valid through September 7, 2020 (Labor Day).

Important Links

Lake County Health Department guidelines specific to outdoor dining and drinking establishments.

RESTORE ILLINOIS Phase 3 guidelines for Reopening Business and Returning People to Work Safely

RESTORE ILLINOIS Phase 4 guidelines for Revitalization 

State of Illinois guidelines are available at the Department of Commerce & Economic Opportunity website