Minor Outdoor Dining Permit
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A Minor Outdoor Dining (MOD) & Sidewalk Use Permit may be issued to allow the placement of tables, chairs, and/or benches to be utilized for dining and/or restaurant waiting purposes. The permit approval process is based on providing and maintaining adequate pedestrian access.
Any change of use, such as placement of additional chairs and/or tables requires the submittal of a new permit application and revised seating location diagram for review and approval.
General Requirements for Outdoor Dining
General Outdoor Dining Standards and Minor Outdoor Dining Standards (Excluding Ocean Avenue, Third Street Promenade, and Transit Mall)
Outdoor Dining Design Standards for Ocean Ave
Outdoor Dining Design Standards for Third Street Promenade
Outdoor Dining Standards For Transit Mall
Building and Safety Division Outdoor Dining Standards
Applications and Forms
Minor Outdoor Dining & Sidewalk Use Permit Application
Outdoor Dining License Application
Instructions to Prepare Required Seating Location Diagram
Planning Fee Schedule