Al fresco dining not only provides additional revenue for restaurants and cafes, outdoor seating becomes a zone of streetlife with families and friends coming together for a meal. In the Fillmore, benches line The Snug’s outdoor walls providing a casual corner for patrons to eat and drink, while Al’s Place in the Mission features a patio that adds much needed seating to their always crowded indoor dining room. Go to the Permit Summary page to learn more about permits needed to activate your sidewalks with dining amenities.