As a reminder, we first posted about Bulldog Ale House potentially coming to 1101 S. State back in August of last year. While we've never been, it appears that the chain is a suburban group that has approximately 8 locations. Reviews on yelp seem decent and the menu looks adequate (although nothing very unique IMO and similar to most sports bars in the neighborhood).
They restaurant will presumably have some outdoor seating as there is a nice amount of space right outside at the corner of State & 9th street:
(Hat tip: SG & CDL!