Dog Friendly American Restaurants in Allentown, PA

There are 11 pet friendly American restaurants in Allentown 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 Allentown. Bone appetit!

Pet Friendly The Hamilton Kitchen & Bar
The Hamilton Kitchen & Bar There are plenty of outdoor tables where you and your pet can eat at the dog-friendly Hamilton Kitchen and Bar. The cuisine at Hamilton is American with a public house flare, with appetizers like Duck Poutine, Confit Chicken Wings and Buffalo Cauliflower. Past visitors say not to miss the Popovers that come fresh to your table. For main dishes, there's the House Made Carrot Ravioli and Crispy Skin Salmon, or go for the Hamilton Burger, served with house pickles and fresh cut fries. You can make a reservation ahead of time if you want to guarantee a seat for you and Fido. Open Monday through Thursday 11:30am to 10:00pm, Friday 11:30am to 11:00pm, Saturday 10:00am to 11:00pm, and Sunday 10:00am to 9:00pm. See Details
Pet Friendly Bell Hall
Bell Hall The pet-friendly Bell Hall calls itself ""a quintessential American burger joint"" and has eighteen different burgers on the menu to prove it. Request a seat on the outdoor patio with your pup. Burgers range from the multiple meat Iron Pig to the Lamb Burger with brie and apricot preserves. It's not all burgers however. There are house specialties like the Shrimp & Grits and Short Ribs, and fourteen rotating taps with a majority of Pennsylvanian and East Coast drafts. You can make reservations at the Bell House, so you can secure a seat beforehand. Open Monday through Thursday 11am to 1am, Friday 11am to 2pm, Saturday 12pm to 2am, and Sunday 12pm to 2am." See Details
grain. Make a reservation or request one of the three outdoor tables at the pet-friendly grain. Serving new American style food, grain has small plates like Candied Pork Belly and Charred Eggplant Hummus. Past visitors recommend the Lobster and Crab Croquettes. Glazed Brisket, Seared Duck Breast and Grilled NY Strip, are available as entrees. grain is coming up with unique cocktails to go along with their menu, like Smoked Blueberry Margarita and Honey Nut Old Fashioned. Have a craving for something sweet? There's an Olive Oil Cake and Banana Pudding topped with bacon. Open Sunday through Thursday 11am to 10pm, Friday and Saturday 11am to 11pm. See Details
Ringer's Roost Ringer's Roost, located in Allentown, PA, is a casual bar and grill that serves up a variety of delicious American fare. Fido is welcome to join you at one of their pet-friendly outdoor tables while you enjoy your meal. Start off with a cold beer and an order of the Napoleon WonTon with lump crab, carrot, scallion, red bell pepper, and guacamole stacked on fried wontons, topped with Thai chili sauce and tequila lime sauce. Next, chow down on the Baked Mac N Cheese - penne pasta with five cheeses, cream, crunchy crumb topping, and stewed tomatoes. Or go for the Portabella Stack with goat cheese, fresh rosemary, portabella mushrooms, spinach, sweet peppers, and tomato aioli on a brioche roll. Ringer's Roost is open Monday through Saturday from 11am to 2am, and Sunday from 11am to 12am. See Details
Saladworks Saladworks, located in Allentown, is a casual eatery that serves up a variety of fresh and tasty soups, salads, and sandwiches. Fido is welcome to join you at one of their two pet-friendly outdoor tables while you enjoy your meal. Try the Farmhouse Salad with baby kale, spring mix, roasted turkey, roasted butternut squash, roasted Brussels sprouts, glazed pecans, goat cheese, and apple cider vinaigrette. Or go for the Fire-Roasted Cabo Salad with chopped romaine, iceberg, chicken, corn-bean blend, roasted red peppers, tomatoes, tortilla strips, spicy Monterey jack, and tangy salsa ranch. If you're not in the mood for a salad, try the Nicoise Wrap with chopped romaine and iceberg, Radiatorre pasta, tuna, tomatoes, chopped eggs, black olives, and balsamic vinaigrette. 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
Tim Hortons With its roots in Canada, Tim Hortons has locations across the United States where you can find their legendary coffee as well as delicious breakfast and lunch plates. You can find dog-friendly seating outside at this location in Allentown where there are tables outside. Start your day off with dishes like the grilled breakfast wraps, sandwiches, hash browns, or light oatmeal bowls. Don't miss out on their donuts with flavors like Boston Cream, Canadian Maple, and Chocolate Dip. Lunch options include paninis, sandwiches, wraps, soup, and bowls of comfort food like the Homestyle Chili. 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
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 S Cedar Crest Boulevard in Allentown where there are five 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
Primo Hoagies Primo Hoagies, located in Allentown, is a casual eatery that serves up Italian-deli-style sandwiches. Fido is welcome to join you at one of their two pet-friendly outdoor tables while you enjoy your meal. Try the Sharp Italian Sandwich with prosciutto, sharp provolone, capicola, and Genoa salami. Or go for the Roast Beef Schwartzie Sandwich with oven-roasted beef, Swiss cheese, coleslaw, and Russian dressing. 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
Five Guys Five Guys, located in Allentown, 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
Union and Finch Located in Allentown's West End, Union and Finch is a casual American restaurant serving a spin on classic comfort food, craft beers, wine, cocktails, and weekend brunch. Their dog-friendly seating area offers a dozen picnic tables warmed with outdoor heaters. Union and Finch is open Tuesday through Thursday 11am to 11pm, Friday through Saturday from 10pm to midnight, and Sunday from 10am to 10pm. See Details
The Shelby The Shelby is a dog-friendly American restaurant located in Allentown, PA. Fido is welcome to accompany you to a table in the spacious, covered, and fully enclosed outdoor seating space where you will feel warm and comfortable year round. The Shelby serve a selection of exquisitely presented dishes for lunch and dinner. Their passion for sourcing the very best ingredients and crafting tasty, existing food will ensure a memorable and satisfying dining experience. See Details
Molly McGuire's Pub & Steakhouse Located at the historic Hotel Switzerland, Molly McGuire's Pub & Steakhouse serves delicious Irish and American eats and refreshing draft brews in a warm and cozy setting. Dogs are welcome at front sidewalk tables, but not on the porch patio. Molly McGuire's is open from 11:30am to 1am seven days a week. See Details
The Widows Tavern & Grille Widow’s is famous for its original “She Crab Soup” Of course, your tastebuds will be delighted by the rest of the menu which includes a variiety of delectable seafood entrees, tender steaks, creative burgers, along with a scrumptous and unique assortment of appetizers and desserts. Drink specialities include a menagerie of martini selections, house wines, and a fully-stocked bar ready for your wildest creations, or our drink specials. The Widow’s is a cozy,comfortable atmosphere designed not only to please your palette but the perfect place to gather and enjoy the whole experience. A staff of warm, inviting and friendly faces are always at your service. It’s circa Jody Stahley, brimming with personality good taste, and first-quality service. Saturday nights, the Widow's offers you first-class entertainment beginning at 9PM and continuing through 1 PM. See Details
Ye Olde Spring Valley Tavern The pet-friendly Ye Olde Spring Valley Tavern's building has been around since 1806, and was a popular spot during Prohibition for it's location and trap doors that hid liquor. Now the tavern serves an updated bistro-style and seafood heavy menu, with dishes like Oyster Stew and Trout Amandine. There are also plenty of options on the tavern's ""From the Land"" as well like Spring Valley Steak and Bacon Wrapped Filet Mignon. Open Sunday 11:00am to 10:00pm, Monday 4:00pm to 10:00pm, Tuesday through Thursday 11:00am to 10:00pm, Friday to Saturday 11:00am to 1:00am." See Details
Duncan's Blue Lantern Duncan's Blue Lantern has a few outdoor pet-friendly picnic tables where you and your dog are welcome. In a throwback to the diners of the 1940s and 50s, Duncan's offers weekly Blue Plate Specials like Lobster Macaroni and Cheese and Beef Stew. The rest of Duncan's menu is primarily sandwiches, hot dogs and burgers like the Juicy Lucy, a stuffed burger with your choice of cheese. You can also order some snacks like Onion Straws or Chili Cheese Fries. Open Wednesday and Thursday 11am to 8pm, Friday and Saturday 11am to 9pm. See Details
Zanette's Grill Zanette's Grill is a dog-friendly restaurant serving breakfast, lunch, and dinner alongside a variety of hard and soft serve ice creams. Visitors can head to one of Zanette's four outdoor tables to enjoy their sweet treat while their pooch lounges underfoot. The Grill's menu includes breakfast items, sandwiches, hot dogs, wraps, tacos, quesadillas, soups, salads, burgers, steak sandwiches, and sides such as Mac and Cheese Wedges, Pizza Rolls, Wings, Fried Shrimp, and more. Its ice cream flavors range from Honey Roasted Peanut Butter to Peanut Butter Pretzel to Pumpkin to Salty Caramel Truffle. Zanette's Grill is open seven days a week from 7am to 10pm. See Details
The Trapp Door Gastropub The Trapp Door Gastropub has six tables outside. Home to a huge craft microbrewery beer selection of six unique drafts, three cask ales, and lots of bottled beers, this is definitely the right place to get a nice cold beverage. To soak up some of the delicious beer on offer, they provide an interesting food menu, including spring mushroom risotto and Wild Fox Farms spare ribs. Top it all off with the hard root beer float on the dessert menu, served with vanilla bourbon ice cream, and Coney Island Hard Root Beer. You can enjoy a cold one with your furry friend Tuesday through Saturday from 4pm to 12am and weekends from 11am to 3pm. See Details
The Bayou The pet-friendly Bayou is bringing a taste of New Orleans to Pennsylvania. Call ahead to request one of the outdoor patio tables. The menu has classic Nola cuisine and some dishes with a twist, like Curried Cauliflower and Hush Puppies with jalape�os and Chimichurri. There are sandwiches like Shrimp and Oyster Po'Boys, and small plates including Fried Frog Legs and Bayou Mac N Cheese. For entrees, there's a Crispy Cornmeal Catfish and Buttermilk Fried Chicken. For something sweet, you can try Bayou's version of the beignets, with brown sugar and Maple Cr�me Anglaise. Open Sunday through Thursday 11am to 10pm, Friday and Saturday 11am to 11pm. See Details
Little Oley Tavern There are ten dog-friendly tables on the outside deck at Little Oley Tavern. The house specialty is the roast beef sandwich, and they serve lunch and dinner everyday. They also offer seasonal daily special like Hot Turkey Platter and Meatloaf Platter. Open Monday through Saturday 8am to 2am, and Sunday 10am to 2am. See Details
TheMINT Gastropub The dog-friendly The Mint has �Contemporary Comfort Foods� and six outdoor tables where you can dine with your pup. They accept reservations, so you may want to call ahead or use their online reservation system to make sure you and Fido get a place to sit. You can kick off your meal with The Mint's version of cheese fries, Brie Frites, with champagne brie fondue. The menu changes depending on the season, but you may find entrees like Spring Pea Pasta and Carne Asada. If you are looking for something sweet to end the meal, past visitors recommend the Crack Pie. Open Tuesday through Saturday 11:27am to 10:00pm. Closed on Sunday. See Details
Jimmy's Doggie Stand With five dog-friendly tables outside along the sidewalk, Jimmy's Doggie Stand is an old school hot dog joint with a large selection of two handed eats. They specialize in hot dogs but are well known for their gyros, burgers, and cheese steaks. You can curb your sweet tooth with one of their shakes or ice cream cones. Jimmy's Doggie Stand is open Monday through Sunday from 10:30am to 8:00pm. Fall and winter hours are Monday through Wednesday from 10:30am to 3:00pm and Thursday through Sunday from 10:30am to 8:00pm. See Details
The Bayou Easton The Bayou, located in Easton, PA, is a southern kitchen and bar that serves up a creative take on classic New Orleans fare. Fido is welcome to join you at one of their pet-friendly outdoor tables while you enjoy your meal. The Bayou is open Sunday through Wednesday from 11am to 9pm, and Thursday through Saturday from 11am to 10pm. See Details
Twisted Olive The Twisted Olive describes itself as ""casual-bistro style cuisine with a world twist"" and has two pet-friendly outdoor tables. You'll find pastas and pizzas on the menu at The Twisted Olive, along with a variety of small plates and entrees. You can start off with French Onion Soup Dumplings or Edamame Hummus, or order up the house-smoked Twisted Blue Brisket. On Wednesdays, Twisted Olive has a barbecue night with specials on brisket, friend chicken, ribs and pulled pork. Open Monday 4:00pm to 10:00pm, Tuesday 11:30am to 10:00pm, and Saturday 11:30am to 4:00pm and 5:00pm to 10:00pm. Closed on Sunday." See Details
Marion Hose Bar Marion Hose Bar is a bar and grill in Jim Thorpe, PA serving a modern take on American comfort food on a dog-friendly outdoor patio. Water bowls are available for thirsty pups. emic. See Details