"Having lunch at a sidewalk cafe with your best friend is a great way to pass the time on a warm summer day. But if your best friend has four legs instead of two, you might have to do a little planning ahead.
…Before heading out with your dog, you should call ahead if possible to see if the restaurants have special rules or policies for canine guests. Know that the dogs will be allowed outside only, if there is al fresco seating.
- Make sure your pooch is well behaved around other people, especially children.
- Leash your four-legged friend and keep him or her from socializing with other diners or employees, unless welcomed…"
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