Dog Friendly American Restaurants in Berkeley, CA

There are 10 pet friendly American restaurants in Berkeley 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 Berkeley. Bone appetit!

Pet Friendly Rick & Ann's
Rick & Ann's The dog-friendly Rick & Ann's has been offering delicious dishes just like mom used to make for over 25 years. Sample breakfast and lunch options such as buttermilk pancakes, cheese omelettes, chicken pot pie, mac and cheese, BLTs, and Niman Ranch beef burgers. Dogs are welcome in the cozy outdoor seating area. Open daily 7:30am to 3pm. See Details
Pet Friendly Barney's Gourmet Hamburgers
Barney's Gourmet Hamburgers Barney's Gourmet Hamburgers offers over 20 kinds of salads and specialty burgers to suit anyone's palate, and a tropical patio that is dog friendly. Other tasty options include chili, truffle French fries, kosher beef franks, and shakes and malts. Opens daily at 11am. See Details
Tomate Cafe Bring your furry friend to Tomate Cafe, with its dog-friendly patio, relaxed atmosphere, and diverse menu of breakfast and lunch offerings, such as huevos rancheros, pulled pork omelets, French toast, Italian sausage subs, classic tuna melts, and lamb chops. Open daily 8am to 3pm. See Details
The Homemade Cafe The Homemade Cafe dishes up scrumptious breakfasts and refreshing mimosas in a bright diner-like setting with dog-friendly outdoor tables. Dig into menu favorites like steak and eggs, Denver omelettes, cinnamon swirl French toast, fried egg sandwiches, sausage grinders, tuna melts, and garden burgers. Open 7am to 2pm during the week and 8am to 3pm on weekends. See Details
Lama Bean's This bright and airy cafe offers breakfast, lunch, and dinner menus with outdoor seating that welcomes dogs. Choose from omelets, Benedicts, blueberry pancakes, lamb shawerma, jerk chicken lavash, margherita pizza, and grilled portobello mushroom sandwiches. Opens at 7am during the week and 8am on weekends. See Details
Saul's Restaurant & Delicatessen The old world meets the new at Saul's, serving authentic deli favorites, free range meats, and daily specials in a dog-friendly environment. Choose from delicious options like matzo ball chicken soup, potato latkes, corned beef and kraut sandwiches, turkey melts, braised brisket, and kippers and eggs. Dogs are welcome at outdoor tables. Opens daily at 8am. See Details
Pompette Pompette serves a wide selection of wine, beer, and spirits, and a sophisticated menu of International cuisine in a modern, relaxed setting that offers dog-friendly outdoor seating. Patrons can please their palates with an everchanging menu that includes mixed charcuterie, crispy pork and watermelon salad, eggplant parmesan, slow cooked duck leg, and steak frites. Dogs are welcome at the five dog-friendly outside tables, but call ahead to ensure availability. Pompette opens at 11:30am Monday through Saturday and 10:30am Sunday. See Details
Stella Nonna Stella Nonna is a dog-friendly restaurant serving food inspired by "Midwest roots and a long-standing California sensibility." Dog owners can head to one of Stella Nonna's few outdoor tables to enjoy comfort food, such as its signature mac and cheese stuffed Poblano pepper, alongside their canine companion. Stella Nonna's menu includes brunch items, appetizers, salads, pasta dishes, burgers, and entrees such as Mushroom and Fresh Pea Risotto, Hampshire Pork Carnitas, and Pork Spareribs. Diners with room to spare can order a Burnt Sugar Old Fashioned cocktail and a slice of Peanut Butter Cheesecake to top it all off. Stella Nonna is open Wednesday through Monday from 4pm to 11pm and Saturday and Sunday from 10am to 2pm. See Details
The Melt The Melt is all about cheesy, melty, and delicious handhelds with tons of flavor. This location in Berkeley provides dog-friendly seating with a few tables outside. The menu is stuffed with specialty sandwiches like Meltburgers, grilled cheeses, patty melts, and chicken sandwiches. You can dig into the Spicy MIssion Meltburger or the comforting Mac Daddy. If you want something a little lighter, the menu offers several salads, too. Pair that with a side of their original fries or a creamy milkshake. Other sweet treats include soft serve, floats, and cookies. 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
Manhattan Bagel Manhattan Bagel on Fourth Street has two pet-friendly tables outside. You can bring Fido with you to indulge in some bagels baked fresh, in-store, the classic NY-way: boiled and baked. Their menu is made up of freshly baked bagels and cream cheese, coffee, breakfast sandwiches, and more. For lunch, you may want to try one of the signature lunch sandwiches, like the Manhattan cheesesteak on a steak roll, the Empire State Club on multigrain bread, or the Bronx Bomber on a steak roll. For dessert, they offer a whole host of pastries, including a cinnamon twist, apple turnover, crumb cake, and a number of filled croissants. 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
Universal Cafe Universal Cafe has been a Mission District staple since 1994, offering an ever changing New American menu featuring a rotating roster of awesome seasonal eats as well as dog-friendly outdoor seating. Sample delicious dishes like house gnocchi with blue cheese, mushroom ravioli, roasted chicken, and char-grilled country pork chops, plus weekday and weekday brunch food. Open for dinner Monday thru Friday at 5:30pm. See Details
The Fat Lady Restaurant The Fat Lady serves New American cuisine in a subdued, inviting setting with a comfy outdoor seating area that welcomes dogs. Enjoy lunch and dinner favorites such as dungeness crab cakes, Tuscan chicken sandwiches, seafood pasta, rack of lamb, and ribeye steak. Opens at 11:30am during the week an 9am on weekends. See Details
Plouf Plouf serves upscale seafood dishes in the Financial District in a festive alley-way with dog-friendly terrace seating. Menu consists of clam chowder, oysters, mussels, seasonal sorbet, and vanilla bean creme brulee. Call ahead for hours. See Details
Chop Bar Located near Jack London Square, the dog-friendly Chop Bar serves up tasty bistro style food using the best ingredients the Bay are has to offer. Menu includes pork ribs, cassoulet, chicken pot pie, fish stew, and oxtail poutine. Dogs are welcome at outdoor tables. Opens at 8am Monday thru Friday, 9am on weekends. See Details
Mel's Drive-In Mel's Drive-In is an iconic '50s-themed, dog-friendly restaurant in San Francisco offering breakfast, lunch and dinner items, as well as famous malts, shakes and desserts. Fido can join you at an outdoor table or dine from the comfort of your car together! See Details
Original Mel's Upholding a tradition started way back in 1947, Original Mel's delivers classic diner eats in a 50s era setting with dog-friendly outdoor tables. A plethora of breakfast, lunch, and dinner favorites populate the menu, including chorizo and eggs, strawberry hotcakes, western skillets, patty melts, prime rib sandwiches, Hawaiian burgers, deep fried chicken, grilled pork chops, and steak and shrimp. Opens at 6am daily. Enjoy a trip back in time at Original Mel's. See Details
Lazy Dogs Classic American eats with a large dog-friendly outdoor seating area. See Details
Library on Main Cozy bistro in a former library offers new American comfort food such as fried wings, braised brisket, nachos, and fish 'n chips. Patio seating is dog friendly. See Details
Cafe Flore Cafe Flore has been offering tasty eats, a casual setting, and dog-friendly outdoor seating to locals and tourists alike since 1973. Menu includes flank steak salad, chicken pot pie, mac and cheese, wagyu burgers, and fresh made lobster ravioli. Open 10am to midnight Monday thru Friday, 8am to midnight on weekends. See Details
MoMo's MoMo's offers American food in a sleek atmosphere with plenty of dog-friendly outdoor seating. Hearty menu choices include baked mac and cheese, Thai chili glazed wings, margherita pizza, spiced lamb burgers, gumbo, and prime New York steak. Opens at 11:30am Monday thru Friday, 11am on Saturday, and 10am on Sunday. See Details
Toast Toast serves a diverse menu of three-meals-a-day offerings like omelettes, crepes, burgers, pizza, and rigatoni in an ultra modern setting. Dogs are welcome on the patio. See Details
Fat Maddie's Fat Maddie's serves burgers, sandwiches, gyros, pork chops, and Southern fried chicken. Outdoor tables are dog friendly. See Details
Jack's Restaurant and Bar Salads, burgers, pasta, and six types of mac n' cheese. Large outdoor patio welcomes dogs. See Details
Tiburon Tavern Tiburon features California cuisine sourced from local ingredients. Burgers, short ribs, and spicy clams are just some of what the menu offers. Outdoor seating is dog friendly. See Details