Dog Friendly American Restaurants in Alexandria, VA

There are 21 pet friendly American restaurants in Alexandria that welcome dogs at their outdoor tables. Need help deciding where to eat? Here's a detailed description of each restaurant, along with pictures and reviews from other dog owners. Coming from out of town? Get a discounted rate on pet friendly hotels in Alexandria. Bone appetit!

Pet Friendly Lost Dog Cafe
Lost Dog Cafe Lost Dog Cafe's extensive menu includes salads, chili, chicken corn chowder, baked 3-cheese ziti, spinach lasagna, over 50 types of sandwiches, gourmet specialty pizza, and chunky apple pie for dessert. The back patio welcomes dogs. Lost Dog also works closely with their rescue service to find homes for stray pups. See Details
Pet Friendly Joe Theismann's Restaurant
Joe Theismann's Restaurant Whether meeting friends for dinner or gathering to watch the big game, Joe Theismann's Restaurant offers the perfect dining experience in a casual atmosphere where dogs are welcome at outdoor tables. The seasonal menu features chef's favorites such as lobster roll sliders, BBQ shrimp, Maryland style crab cake sandwiches, almond crusted halibut, signature pork chops, and eggplant parmesan. Opens daily at 11am. See Details
Virtue Feed and Grain Nice restaurant close to waterfront in Old Town Alexandria. See Details
Foxfire Grill Specializing in American Cuisine, Foxfire Grill is known for filet mignon, Terri's chicken pasta, Nadine's meatloaf, parmesan crusted chicken, and grilled spiced shrimp. Outdoor seating is dog friendly. See Details
Panera Bread The dog-friendly Panera Bread's eclectic deli/bakery menu includes soups, salads, hot and cold sandwiches, and pastries and cookies for dessert. Great place for a light lunch or dinner. Outdoor seating area welcomes dogs. See Details
Panera Bread The dog-friendly Panera Bread's eclectic deli/bakery menu includes soups, salads, hot and cold sandwiches, and pastries and cookies for dessert. Great place for a light lunch or dinner. Outdoor seating area welcomes dogs. See Details
Hen Quarter Fried chicken leads the Dixie-inspired menu & bourbon bottles line the bar at this neo-rustic spot. Other tasty menu options include watermelon salad, chicken and waffles, smoked pork chops, and sufferin' succotash. Sidewalk tables are dog friendly. See Details
BurgerFi BurgerFi's goal as a growing national chain restaurant is to build a better burger, serving all-natural Black Angus beef in a relaxed atmosphere with dog-friendly outdoor seating. They specialize in gourmet burgers, beef hot dogs, hand-cut fries, and refreshing custard shakes. Open 11am to 10pm Sunday through Thursday and 11am to 11pm on Friday and Saturday. See Details
Jackson 20 Jackson 20, located in Alexandria, VA, is a contemporary eatery that serves up a variety of delicious American cuisine with a twist. Fido is welcome to join you at one of their pet-friendly outdoor tables while you enjoy your meal. Start off with an order of the Deviled Farm Eggs with habanero, bacon, and green onions. Next, chow down on the Almond-Crusted Rock Fish with haricots vert, mashed potatoes, and a lemon-thyme brown butter sauce. Or go for the Rufus Sandwich with Memphis-style spicy fried chicken, coleslaw, and dill pickles on a brioche bun, served with potato salad. Jackson 20 is open daily from 7am to 11pm. See Details
The Majestic Modern bistro dishes served in an historic Old Town location. The Majestic's elegant yet simple menu features baked feta, lamb meatballs, steak tartare, grilled branzino, rockfish, and spit-roasted chicken. Sidewalk tables are dog friendly. See Details
Two Nineteen Restaurant Dogs are welcome at more than fifteen outdoor tables at this restaurant. Two Nineteen Restaurant serves an eclectic Southern menu. Featured items include crispy pork belly, jambalaya, fried chicken with greens and dirty rice, and shrimp and cheddar cheese grits. Two Nineteen Restaurant is open Monday - Friday 11am - 10:30pm, Saturday 10am - 11pm, Sunday 10am - 10:30pm. See Details
Triple Craft Dogs are welcome at several outdoor tables on the deck at this burger joint. Triple Craft specializes in beers, burgers, and shakes. The menu features an extensive craft beer list, handcrafted burgers with gourmet garnishes, and spiked milkshakes. Triple Craft is open daily for lunch and dinner from 11am until 9pm. See Details
The Warehouse Dogs are welcome to be leashed on the other side of the fence at four outdoor tables at this Old Town fine dining restaurant. The Warehouse serves classic Cajun cuisine in an upscale environment that is perfect for a special occasion or date night. Menu items include crawfish and shrimp beignets, grilled filet mignon topped with jumbo lump crab and sauce bearnaise with fresh asparagus and smashed potatoes, crawfish etouffee, Cajun meatloaf, and crab cakes. The Warehouse is open for lunch, dinner, and weekend brunch; hours of operation are Monday - Thursday 11am - 10pm, Friday 11am - 10:30pm, Saturday 9am - 11pm, Sunday 9am - 9pm. See Details
Sherwood Gourmet & Deli Dogs are welcome at two outdoor tables at this restaurant. Sherwood Gourmet & Deli's menu features breakfast sandwiches, gourmet coffee, specialty and build-your-own sandwiches, shrimp salad, andpasta salad. Sherwood Gourmet & Deli is open for breakfast, lunch, and dinner Monday - Friday 7am - 7pm, Saturday 9am - 6pm,? Sunday 10am - 4pm. See Details
Hard Times Cafe Hard Times Cafe, located in Alexandria, is a casual eatery that serves up an array of tasty American-style grub. Choose from menu options including appetizers, wings, chili, pasta, burgers, sliders, hot dogs, sandwiches, salads, and more. Fido is welcome to join you at one of their three pet-friendly outdoor tables while you enjoy your meal. Start off with an order of the Grilled Wings in your choice of sauce (Original Texas, Chili Lime, Honey BBQ, Old Bay, Sweet Red Chili, or Teriyaki.) Next, chow down on the Hard Times Chili Dog - a quarter-pound all beef hot dog topped with shredded cheddar, onions, and your choice of chili! Or go for the Santa Fe Wrap with grilled chicken, lettuce, cheese, red peppers, corn, tomatoes, and Mexi-ranch dressing. See Details
Ted's Montana Grill Ted's Montana Grill offers a dining experience that reflects the spirit of the bison, a symbol of the American spirit and the Great Plains. This location on Eisenhower Avenue in Alexandria provides dog-friendly seating with nine outside. On the menu, you will find creative sandwiches and burgers along with more formal, classic entrees. The gourmet burgers feature bison or beef patties in signature selections like the Kitchen Sink or the Delicious Duo which includes both beef and bison. Vegetarians can enjoy the House-Made Veggie Burger, too! Mains include plates like the bison meatloaf, bison pot roast, or even bison shot ribs. Don't miss out on the extensive beverage selection with wine, cocktails, and beer. See Details
Boardwalk Fresh Burgers & Fries Claiming to bring its customers 'the best of the Boardwalk--the sights, sounds, and tastes,' Boardwalk Fresh Burgers and Fries is a dog-friendly spot to enjoy a meal in Alexandria. The restaurant offers three outdoor tables to dog owners wanting to dig into a BBQ Bacon Cheddar Burger alongside Fido. Boardwalk's menu is made up of sandwiches, salads, fries platters of chicken, and signature and build your own burgers. Diners with a sweet tooth can save room for Funnel Cake Fries or a milkshake. Please note that table service isn't available, so your dog will need to be tied up outside when you go in to order. See Details
Caboose Cafe & Bakery Dogs are welcome at eight outdoor tables outside of the fence at this restaurant. Caboose Cafe serves Ethiopian and American cuisine. Menu items include breakfast burritos, salad Nicoise, quiche Lorraine, samosas, spinach ravioli, and lamb kabobs. Caboose Cafe is open Monday � Saturday 7am � 9pm, Sunday 8am � 5pm. See Details
TGI Fridays TGI Fridays provides a diverse menu with familiar favorites sure to please your whole pack. You can bring Fido to this location on King Street in Alexandria where there are four dog-friendly tables outside. The menu items range from wings and salads to burgers and sandwiches. Signature mains include plates like ribs, chicken fingers, salmon, and pasta. The beverage selection is eclectic and refreshing with cocktails and beer as well as non-alcoholic options like smoothies and slushes. See Details
Java Grill Java Grill, located in Alexandria, VA, is a casual coffee shop and cafe that serves up a myriad of delicious American fare. Fido is welcome to join you at one of their pet-friendly outdoor tables while you enjoy your meal. Java Grill is open Sunday through Thursday from 8am to 10pm, and Friday through Saturday from 8am to 11pm. See Details
Five Guys Five Guys, located in Alexandria, is a popular burger joint that serves up a variety of tasty eats. Choose from menu options including burgers, sandwiches, hot dogs, fries, milkshakes, and more. Fido is welcome to join you at one of their pet-friendly outdoor tables while you enjoy your meal. Try the Bacon Cheeseburger - two hand-formed patties grilled to perfection, two strips of bacon, and two slices of American cheese on a soft sesame seed bun, piled high with the toppings of your choice (mayo, lettuce, pickles, grilled onions and mushrooms, relish, jalapenos, hot sauce, and more!) Before you leave, snag one of their hand-spun Milkshakes with your favorite mix-ins (bananas, cherries, coffee, malted milk, Oreo cookies, Oreo cream, bacon, peanut butter, and more!) Please note that table service isn't available, so your dog will need to be tied up outside while you go in to order. See Details
Art and Soul Art and Soul is dog friendly! The restaurant features an inventive, Southern-inspired menu and modern cocktails with dog-friendly patio seating. Art & Soul has a dog menu with creatively named items like The Hungry Dawg and Peanut-Banana Pupsicles. The menu for humans features a varied array of delicious options including bacon cheddar cornbread, braised short rib empanadas, seared diver scallops, duck leg confit, and fried Amish chicken. See Details
Chef Geoff's Chef Geoff's is known for its reliable, classic American cuisine, fabulous Sunday jazz brunches, and a spacious outdoor dining section that welcomes dogs. Menu features honey-sriracha wings, crispy calamari, Hawaiian pizza, jumbo lump crabcake sandwiches, wild mushroom ravioli, and Italian sausage penne, plus and extensive selection of craft cocktails and global wines. Opens at 11:30am Monday thru Saturday, 10:30am on Sunday. See Details
Logan Tavern Fill up on delicious American comfort grub at this well-loved Logan Circle favorite where dogs are welcome at outdoor tables. Tasty menu options include ginger calamari, baked meatballs, PEI mussels, chipotle fried chicken, shrimp po'boys, bison burgers, and Cajun rubbed salmon. Opens at 11:30am during the week, 10:30am on weekends. See Details