Dog Friendly American Restaurants in Amherst, OH

There are 3 pet friendly American restaurants in Amherst that welcome dogs at their outdoor tables, and 12 more nearby. 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 Amherst. Bone appetit!

Pet Friendly Hot Dog Heaven
Hot Dog Heaven You can bring your dog to Hot Dog Heaven and choose one of the twelve pet-friendly tables. In addition to offering a huge variety of hot dogs, corn dogs, and burgers, they also offer ice cream cones, milkshakes, and malts. One of the most popular items on the menu are the fresh fries: Idaho potatoes smothered with melted cheese and chili sauce. Hot Dog Heaven is open Sunday through Thursday from 10:30am to 8:30pm and Friday to Saturday from 10:30am to 9:00pm. See Details
Pet Friendly Panera Bread
Panera Bread Panera Bread on Middle Ridge Road has ten pet-friendly outdoor tables, so you can bring your dog along to dine. The popular national chain serves breakfast, lunch, dinner, and snacks. Stop by early for one of their freshly baked breakfast sandwiches, pastries, or Baked Egg Souffles. Panera Bread is known for their fresh, and clean eating salads, soups, and sandwiches like Bacon Turkey Bravo, Napa Almond Chicken Salad, and Steak and White Cheddar Panini. They have a full espresso and coffee bar where you can get signature drinks like the Hot Chocolate with Chocolate Chip Marshmallows, and Plum Ginger Hibiscus Tea. 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
Panera Bread Panera Bread on Oak Point Road has ten pet-friendly outdoor tables, so you can bring your dog along to dine. The popular national chain serves breakfast, lunch, dinner, and snacks. Stop by early for one of their freshly baked breakfast sandwiches, pastries, or Baked Egg Souffles. Panera Bread is known for their fresh, and clean eating salads, soups, and sandwiches like Bacon Turkey Bravo, Napa Almond Chicken Salad, and Steak and White Cheddar Panini. They have a full espresso and coffee bar where you can get signature drinks like the Hot Chocolate with Chocolate Chip Marshmallows, and Plum Ginger Hibiscus Tea. 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
Quaker Steak & Lube Menu includes tacos, wings, ribs and steakburgers. Outdoor seating is dog friendly. See Details
Gourmè Family Restaurant Homestyle breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Dogs are welcome at outdoor patio tables. See Details
Heck's Cafe Well behaved dogs are welcome at Heck's Cafe, where they provide seventeen pet-friendly tables outside. Located in a building with a warehouse feel in Avon, the chefs at Heck's prepare popular gourmet burgers and lots of other menu items that utilize locally sourced produce. On their dinner menu, you may want to try their orange and beet salad or mushroom ravioli. If you and Fido are out and about on Sunday morning, you can drop in for brunch and a signature coffee. Heck's Cafe is open Monday through Thursday from 11:00am to 10:00pm, Friday to Saturday from 11:00am to 11:00pm, and Sunday from 10:30am to 9:00pm. See Details
Simple Pleasures Cafe Simple Pleasures Cafe, located in Vermilion, OH, is a casual joint that serves up a variety of delicious American classics. Choose from menu options including egg dishes, breakfast sandwiches, crepes, pancakes, starters, soups, salads, burgers, wraps, sandwiches, chicken, pasta, seafood, steak, and more. Fido is welcome to join you at one of their two pet-friendly outdoor tables while you enjoy your meal. Start off with an order of the Deep Fried Mushrooms served with ranch dressing for dipping. Next, chow down on the Godfather Burger topped with provolone cheese, marinara sauce, and a deep-fried mozzarella wedge served on garlic bread. Or go for the Beer Battered Fish - two pieces of Corona-battered cod served with coleslaw and French fries. Simple Pleasures Cafe is open Monday from 11am to 8pm, Wednesday through Thursday from 11am to 8pm, Friday from 11am to 9pm, Saturday from 9am to 9pm, and Sunday from 9am to 8pm. See Details
Five Guys Five Guys, located in Westlake, 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
Panera Bread Panera Bread on Detroit Avenue has seven pet-friendly outdoor tables, so you can bring your dog along to dine. The popular national chain serves breakfast, lunch, dinner, and snacks. Stop by early for one of their freshly baked breakfast sandwiches, pastries, or Baked Egg Souffles. Panera Bread is known for their fresh, and clean eating salads, soups, and sandwiches like Bacon Turkey Bravo, Napa Almond Chicken Salad, and Steak and White Cheddar Panini. They have a full espresso and coffee bar where you can get signature drinks like the Hot Chocolate with Chocolate Chip Marshmallows, and Plum Ginger Hibiscus Tea. 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
Liquid Planet Dogs are welcome at Liquid Planet on Crocker Park Blvd. Outside, you'll find six pet-friendly tables for dogs and their owners. Liquid Planet is a mixture of coffeehouse and beverage market that specializes in espresso drinks and specialty beverages. The menu includes plenty of coffee, tea, chai, wine, beer, and a number of signature products, including cocoa, earl grey, and chamomile mint tea. Additionally, you'll find plenty of smoothies on the menu. 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
Panera Bread Panera Bread on N Abbe Road has ten pet-friendly outdoor tables, so you can bring your dog along to dine. The popular national chain serves breakfast, lunch, dinner, and snacks. Stop by early for one of their freshly baked breakfast sandwiches, pastries, or Baked Egg Souffles. Panera Bread is known for their fresh, and clean eating salads, soups, and sandwiches like Bacon Turkey Bravo, Napa Almond Chicken Salad, and Steak and White Cheddar Panini. They have a full espresso and coffee bar where you can get signature drinks like the Hot Chocolate with Chocolate Chip Marshmallows, and Plum Ginger Hibiscus Tea. A drive-thru window is also available if you don't want to tie your dog up outside while you go in to order. See Details
Bruegger's Bagels Bruegger's Bagels is a dog-friendly eatery serving a comprehensive menu of healthy choices for breakfast and lunch. Visitors to Westlake with Fido in tow and a craving for a preservative-free bagel, can head to one of Bruegger's two outdoor tables to dig in. The eatery's menu is made up of bagels and cream cheese, salads, signature soups, breakfast and lunch sandwiches, and coffee drinks. Diners with a sweet tooth can indulge in a Cheesecake Brownie, Cranberry Orange Nut Muffin, or Oatmeal Raisin Pecan Cookie. See Details
Dave's Cosmic Subs A rock n roll themed restaurant, Dave's Cosmic Subs is a dog-friendly spot to grab an award-winning sandwich in Westlake. Visitors to Dave's can bring Fido and head to one of its four outdoor tables to dig into Dave's Famous Italian Sausage, piled high with Dave's Cosmic Sauce, Italian sausage, tomato sauce, provolone and Romano cheese, herbs, and crushed red peppers. The sub shop's menu is comprised of salads, vegetable subs, and Cosmic subs stuffed with tuna, ham, corned beef, roast beef, chicken, turkey, or Italian-style toppings. 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 Avon, 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
Panera Bread Panera Bread on Lorain Road has nine pet-friendly outdoor tables, so you can bring your dog along to dine. The popular national chain serves breakfast, lunch, dinner, and snacks. Stop by early for one of their freshly baked breakfast sandwiches, pastries, or Baked Egg Souffles. Panera Bread is known for their fresh, and clean eating salads, soups, and sandwiches like Bacon Turkey Bravo, Napa Almond Chicken Salad, and Steak and White Cheddar Panini. They have a full espresso and coffee bar where you can get signature drinks like the Hot Chocolate with Chocolate Chip Marshmallows, and Plum Ginger Hibiscus Tea. A drive-thru window is also available if you don't want to tie your dog up outside while you go in to order. See Details