Dog Friendly American Restaurants in Austin, TX

There are 101 pet friendly American restaurants in Austin that welcome dogs at their outdoor tables. Need help to decide 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 Austin. Bone appetit!

Pet Friendly Cedar Door
Cedar Door Cedar Door in Austin, TX, offers inventive bar and grill eats, live music, and dog-friendly patio seating in a festive, modern space. The menu features panko fried avocado, smoked chicken and kale salad, Buffalo shrimp tacos, short rib sandwiches, and blackened catfish. See Details
Pet Friendly Hopdoddy Burger Bar
Hopdoddy Burger Bar Over a dozen original handcrafted burgers with a variety of local beers on tap. Outdoor tables welcome dogs. See Details
June's All Day June's All Day has eight outdoor tables where you are welcome to sit with your dog. Like the name says, June's is serving food all day, starting with Buckwheat Crepes, Housemade Granola, and Breakfast Chalupas. For lunch and dinner, you can get small plates and entrees like Bone Marrow Bolognaise, Fried Chicken Sandwich, and Smoked Salmon Nicoise Salad. They offer a number of custom cocktails, beers, and wines. Visit June's early on Saturday or Sunday, and you can get brunch. Open Monday through Friday 11:30am to 11:30pm, Saturday8:00am to 3:00pm and 4:00pm to 11:30pm, and Sunday 8:00am to 3:00pm and 4:00pm to 10:30pm. See Details
Austin Terrier The Terrier offers salads, sandwiches, and specialty pizza. Patio seating is dog friendly. See Details
Trifecta on 3rd The largest selection of bourbon in the city and a diverse menu that includes burgers, quesadillas, and specialty pizzas. Dogs are welcome at outdoor tables. See Details
Gourmands Neighborhood Pub Gourmands Neighborhood Pub serves a delicious variety of soups, salads, and sandwiches in a casual diner style setting with dog-friendly outside tables. Appease the appetite with Cobb and chicken Caesar salads, broccoli beer cheese soup and clam chowder, reubens and BLTs, and smoked turkey and Italian hoagies. Dogs are welcome on the spacious outdoor patio. Gourmands Neighborhood Pub is open from 11am to 2am seven days a week.


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Austin Java Austin Java serves breakfast, lunch and dinner with tasty menu options that include chicken and waffles, crab cake Benedicts, chicken quesadillas, Thai noodle salad, fish tacos, hickory BBQ burgers, and Cajun blackened crawfish pasta. Dogs are welcome on the outdoor patio. See Details
Cain and Abel's At Abel’s we love to have a blast!
Whether enjoying the incredible view of Lake Austin from our deck or playing pool at Abel’s North, Texas Teas Thursday night at Cain & Abel’s, or brunch and mimosas watching football, we’re here for you!

Dogs are allowed on the patio of Cain and Abel's - NOTE: NOT allowed at Abel's on the Lake.
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Backspin Bar and Grill Whether watching a game or gathering with friends, Backspin is always a good time. Enjoy soup, salads, burgers, pizza, and tacos. Outdoor seating is dog friendly. See Details
Galaxy Cafe Galaxy Cafe, located in Austin, is a casual eatery that serves up an array of tasty American dishes. Fido is welcome to join you at one of their seven pet-friendly outdoor tables while you enjoy your meal. Try the Mexican Breakfast - homemade migas with scrambled eggs, tomatoes, onions, fresh jalapenos, crispy tortilla strips, and cheddar cheese, served with refried beans and two tortillas. If you're stopping in for lunch, chow down on the Zocalo Burger topped with crushed red peppers, grilled jalapenos, grilled onions, melted jack cheese, green leaf lettuce, tomatoes, and chipotle mayo. Or go for the Galaxy Fish Wrap filled with hand-breaded and fried cod, red and green cabbage, cheddar, Roma tomatoes, and house-made jalapeno-lime sauce. 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
P Terry's Burger Stand P Terry's Burger Stand on S Capital of Texas Highway has three pet-friendly outdoor tables, so you are welcome to bring your pup along. P Terry's Burger Stand has a selection of burgers like the Cheeseburger and Veggie Burger. Stop by early and you can pick up the Egg Burger or Banana Bread. You can also get milkshakes to go along with your burger and fries, in vanilla, double chocolate, strawberry, caramel, or root beer flavors. 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
Proof & Cooper Proof & Cooper is a dog-friendly restaurant and bar in Austin, TX. Your friendly, leashed dog is welcome to join you at a table on the outdoor covered, lit patio. Try their famous Plain Jane Burger, Nashville tenders, Bleu cheese burger, or chicken fried chicken while you're there. Don't forget to enjoy a peach cobbler for dessert! See Details
Moonshine Patio Bar & Grill The upscale Moonshine Patio Bar & Grill turns out cutting-edge twists on Southern classics in a relaxing setting with dog-friendly outdoor seating. Tasty menu options include crispy calamari, pimento cheeseburgers, chicken and waffles, shrimp and grits, blackened catfish, and jalapeno hanger steak. Opens at 11am Monday thru Saturday, 9am on Sunday. See Details
Waterloo Ice House The Waterloo Ice House has several pet-friendly outdoor tables where you can sit with your dog. Open for the last forty years, the Waterloo Ice House sources most of its menu from the Texas region. The menu is full of scratch-made and hearty food, like Chicken Fried Steak and Turkey Meatloaf, plus tacos, chicken sandwiches, and burgers. For a lighter meal, there are also salads and soups and including the Texas Caesar and Mexican Corn Soup. For those with a sweet tooth, they are baking up fresh pies and Mile High Cake. Open Monday through Saturday 7am to 2am, and Sunday 8am to 11pm. See Details
Sala and Betty Sala and Betty is a dog-friendly American restaurant in Austin, TX. Fido is welcome to accompany you beside an outdoor table on the large covered patio. Enjoy a selection of appetizers, fresh and seasonal salads, burgers, specials and delicious desserts. See Details
Lil'Doddy Burger Lab Lil'Doddy Burger Bar, located in Austin, TX, is a casual American eatery that serves up a variety of delicious fare. Fido is welcome to join you at one of their pet-friendly outdoor tables while you enjoy your meal. Lil'Doddy Burger Bar is open Sunday through Wednesday from 11am to 9pm, and Thursday through Saturday from 11am to 10pm. See Details
Central Machine Works Central Machine Works is a dog-friendly brewery and pub in Austin, TX where your pup is welcome to to join you at the outdoor patio. Their menu serves up delicious burgers and pizza, as well as their very own house drafts on tap! See Details
Phoebe's Diner Phoebe's Diner, located in Austin, TX, is a cozy 50's-style eatery 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 an order of the South First Tots - tater tots topped with red eye gravy, Swiss cheese, pickled chilies, green onions, and guacamole. Next, chow down on the unique Coffee-Smoked Brisket Burrito - a flour tortilla filled with chopped BBQ brisket, scrambled eggs, smoked cheddar, and hashbrown casserole, served with hashbrown casserole and smoked tomato salsa. Phoebe's Diner is open daily from 7am to 3pm. See Details
Whole Foods Market Whole Foods Market is an upscale grocery chain specializing in fresh, organic fare and salad and hot food bars with dog-friendly outdoor seating. See Details
Central Market Cafe Central Market Cafe offers everything from fresh, organic produce to local farm-raised beef and fresh seafood, as well as dog-friendly outdoor tables. Be sure to bring a friend along to wait with Fido while you order inside. Open daily 8am to 10pm. See Details
True Food Kitchen True Food Kitchen believes that eating healthy doesn't mean sacrificing flavor or convenience. You can stop by for a healthful meal with your pup at this location in Austin where you will find lots of dog-friendly tables outside. The menu includes pizza, salad, sandwiches, bowls, and signature mains like the Grass-Fed Steak Tacos or Poke Bowl. Vegetarians will find plenty to choose from with items like the Brussels Sprout and Wild Mushroom pizza or Red Chili Noodles bowl. They also serve refreshing drinks with superfood juices, smoothies, and kombucha as well as cocktails and wine. See Details
Second Bar + Kitchen Second Bar serves "New American" cuisine such as small plates for sharing, large plates for entrees, rotisserie selections, salads, sandwiches, pizzas, and desserts. Lots of dog-friendly outdoor seating is available. See Details
Chez Zee American Bistro There are six pet-friendly tables at Chez Zee American Bistro where you are welcome to sit with your dog. The bistro serves American bistro food, with a large menu full of options for brunch, lunch and dinner. Past diners recommend the French Toast on the brunch menu. For lunch and dinner, there are ten fresh salads for those looking for a lighter meal, with options like Blueberry Bleu Salad and Tuna Nicoise Salad. Chez Zee has a number of house specialties like the Smoked Pork Tenderloin and Lemon Rosemary Trout. If you have a sweet tooth, you may want to save room for one of the house-made desserts. Open Monday through Thursday 11am to 10pm, Friday 11am to 11pm, Saturday 9am to 11pm, and Sunday 9am to 10pm. See Details
South Congress Cafe South Congress Cafe is an American eatery in Austin serving brunch, lunch, and dinner options daily with a specialty cocktail menu and a shaded dog-friendly patio. See Details