Dog Friendly American Restaurants in Brandon, FL

There are 6 pet friendly American restaurants in Brandon 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 Brandon. Bone appetit!

Pet Friendly Ford's Garage
Ford's Garage Ford's Garage in Brandon, FL, is a dog-friendly restaurant where Fido can join you at an outdoor table. The menu features a variety of times sure to rev your appetite, including pulled pork sliders, Southern fried chicken, hefty burgers, a mac n' cheese bar, and malted shakes. See Details
Pet Friendly Square 1 Burgers & Bar
Square 1 Burgers & Bar Square 1 serves tasty burger and entrees, such as BBQ bacon burgers, Cuban sandwiches, bourbon pulled pork sliders, grilled Kobe meatloaf, and sesame-glazed grilled salmon. Be sure to leave room for a dessert of key lime pie or a double chocolate sundae. Outdoor seating is dog friendly. See Details
Jimmy Hula's Jimmy Hula's serves fish tacos, gourmet burgers, rice bowls, and craft beer on tap in a casual atmosphere. Both outdoor patios welcome dogs. See Details
Crispers Crispers is a dog-friendly restaurant in Brandon known for its sandwiches, salads, and flatbreads. Visitors to Crispers with Fido in tow can head to one of its eight outdoor tables to dig into a Thai Chicken flatbread piled with Thai spicy chicken, mixed cheeses, red onions, and fresh basil. The restaurant's menu is made up of salads, sandwiches, wraps, flatbreads and flatbread salads, and soups. Diners with room for dessert can indulge in ice cream, gelato, sorbet, cookies, Crispers Crispies or a Traditional Brownie Sundae. 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
Checkers Drive-In Checkers Drive-In is a dog-friendly spot to enjoy a 'bold and made-to-order' burger in Brandon. Visitors to Checkers Drive-In can bring Fido and head to one of its thirteen outdoor tables to dig in. The Drive-In's menu is made up of burgers, chicken dishes, fish, classic and boneless wings, hot dogs, fries, and sweets such as loaded and regular milkshakes, stackers, soft serve cones, and Cinnamon Apple Pie. A walk-up window is also available. See Details
Tropical Smoothie Cafe Tropical Smoothie Cafe offers a healthy alternative to typical fast food with a menu full of light and filling options. Fido can join you for a bite at this location in Brandon on W Brandon Boulevard where there are two dog-friendly tables outside. You can kick off the morning with a savory breakfast wrap or a sweater dish like the Peanut Butter Banana Crunch Flatbread. Lunch and dinner options feature flatbreads, sandwiches, and wraps with plenty of options for vegetarian diners. True to their name, you will also find a large selection of smoothies with classic fruit smoothies, superfood options, and supplements that you can add in for an extra boost. See Details
Circles Tiki Bar Circles Tiki Bar in Apollo Beach is a dog-friendly eatery in Apollo Beach, FL, where Fido can join you at an outdoor table. Take in the waterfront view of Lands End Marina as the sun sets over the waters of Bal Harbor directly off of Tampa Bay. The menu includes jumbo coconut shrimp, crab cakes, BBQ pork shanks, penne alfredo, grouper sandwiches, and blackened mahi. See Details
Datz Tampa If you've been looking for comfort food with flair, check out Datz Tampa, which has pet-friendly outdoor tables where you and your dog can enjoy a delicious meal on a beautiful day. Datz features American classics like hot dogs, burgers, and tacos, as well as craft beers and bourbon-based drinks. Try a house favorite like the Creole shrimp and grits or Barry C's stuffed meatloaf, which was featured on the Travel Channel, and make sure to save room for one of their baked goods, which are baked fresh every day next door at Dough. See Details
Rock & Brews Wesley Chapel Rock & Brews offers classic American comfort food, local favorites, and one of the Lutz’s largest selections of international and craft beer. Guests are immersed in a rock-inspired experience with concert lighting, videos of some of the greatest rock concert moments of all time, and a Great Wall of Rock featuring the biggest icons of the genre. Dogs are welcome on the outdoor patio. Rock & Brews Wesley Chapel is open Monday through Saturday from 11am to midnight and Sunday from 11am to 10pm. See Details
Ellas Folkart Cafe Artsy cafe serves pizza, burgers, pork chops, and stuffed chicken. Outdoor tables welcome dogs. See Details
On Swann Contemporary American Bistro with an eclectic menu of locally sourced dishes such as carrot soup, fig tarts, lamb meatballs, shishito peppers, gnocchi, and beef ribeye. The spacious outdoor terrace is dog friendly. See Details
WATER + FLOUR WATER + FLOUR is a California-inspired eatery in Tampa, serving vegetarian, gluten-free, dairy-free, and plant-based options without sacrificing the spirit of house-made pasta, pizza, and sushi. Dogs are welcome to join you on the year-round, 26-seat patio while you enjoy your meal. See Details
World of Beer World of Beer, located in Tampa, FL, is a dog-friendly neighborhood gathering spot for beer-lovers where friends can gather, drink, eat and explore, and Fido can join you at an outdoor table. As the original craft beer bar, they boast hundreds of beers and 50 rotating taps along with a full cocktail selection and beer-inspired food menu. Their signature food items include a German Pretzel served with beer cheese, award-winning mac and cheese bites with sriracha lime aioli, WOB COBB salad, and a selection of protein-based bowls. See Details
Happy Hangar Cafe Happy Hangar Cafe is a dog-friendly eatery in Lutz, FL. Fido is welcome to join you at a table on the covered patio. The plane-themed restaurant offers made-from-scratch breakfast and lunch. Dine on biscuits, pancakes, burgers, chicken wings, and more. See Details
GrillSmith Carrollwood GrillSmith Restaurant in the Carrollwood area of Tampa has a spacious outdoor patio where you can sit and eat with your dog. Menu features spicy Thai shrimp, BBQ pulled pork flatbread, bourbon salmon, center-cut sirloin, and chicken caprese, plus handcrafted margaritas, martinis, and sangria. See Details
GrillSmith GrillSmith is a dog-friendly restaurant in Wesley Chapel, FL, where Fido can join you at an outdoor table on their covered patio. This polished but casual eatery serves chicken, beef, and seafood entrees, flatbreads, appetizers, as well as handcrafted cocktails. Be sure to ask about a pup dish for Fido! See Details
Latitudes Apollo Latitudes Apollo, located in Apollo Beach, FL, is a casual, dog-friendly bar and eatery where Fido can join you at an outdoor table. The menu changes frequently based on the freshest ingredients they can find, but may include items like salads, burger, sandwiches, nachos, flatbread, seafood, steaks, pasta dishes, "build your own" rice boats and more. See Details
Michael's Grill If you're looking for a place to get a great meal in Tampa, check out Michael's Grill, which has several pet-friendly outdoor tables where you and your dog can enjoy a delicious meal while soaking up the beautiful Floridian sunshine. Michael's prides themselves on their exceptional service and high-quality ingredients used in their dishes. Try a pasta dish or salad or go for an entree like the wasabi crusted tuna, crispy peanut chicken, or peach duck. Make sure to pair your meal with a rink from the full liquor bar or the beer and wine list. See Details
First Watch First Watch, located in Tampa, is a casual cafe-style eatery that serves up a variety of delicious dishes. Fido is welcome to join you at one of their four pet-friendly outdoor tables while you enjoy your meal. Try the Chile Chorizo Omelette filled with chorizo, avocado, green chilies, roasted onions, cheddar, Monterey jack, sour cream, and house-made pico de gallo. Or go for the Smoked Salmon Eggs Benedict - two poached eggs atop toasted ciabatta, topped with wild Alaskan smoked Sockeye salmon, red onion, tomato, and hollandaise, served with lightly dressed organic mixed greens. If you're stopping by for lunch, chow down on the Roast Beef and Havarti Sandwich with roast beef, horseradish Havarti, house-roasted onions, tomato, and lemon-dressed arugula on grilled parmesan-crusted sourdough, served with a side of horseradish sauce. See Details
Counter Culture Located in Tampa, FL, Counter Culture puts a contemporary spin on dining at the bar. Dogs are welcome to join you at outdoor tables on the patio to take in the bay views while you enjoy your meal. See Details
Culver's Culver's is a dog-friendly restaurant serving its signature ButterBurgers and fresh frozen custard to Lutz locals and tourists alike. Culver's offers a few outdoor tables to dog owners wanting to dig into a heap of Wisconsin Cheese Curds alongside their canine companion. Its menu is made up of premium chicken dishes, sandwiches, hearty soups, fresh salads, ButterBurgers, sides, and dinners such as North Atlantic Cod, Butterfly Jumbo Shrimp, Beef Pot Roast, and Chopped Steak. Those with room for dessert can indulge in fresh frozen custard, shakes, malts, or a float. 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
Tampa Joe's Tampa Joe's is a locally-owned sports bar with a family-friendly atmosphere in Tampa, FL. Their American menu offers a variety of options for any taste, and dogs are welcome on their outdoor seating area. See Details
Chuck Lager America's Tavern Located in Wesley Chapel, Chuck Lager America's Tavern serves a chef-inspired menu with an extensive selection of craft bourbons and beers. Dogs are welcome at outdoor tables. See Details
Applebee's Applebee's is a dog-friendly grill and bar serving Wesley Chapel locals and tourists alike. Visitors to Wesley Chapel Boulevard can head to one of Applebee's twenty outdoor tables to dig into a plate of Double Crunch Bone-In Wings, smothered in Honey BBQ sauce, alongside Fido. The grill and bar's menu includes appetizers such as Chicken Wonton Tacos, Spinach and Artichoke Dip, and Cheeseburger Egg Rolls, pasta, seafood, chicken dishes, burgers, sandwiches, tacos, salads, steaks, and more. Diners with room for dessert can order a Blue Hawaiian Long Island Iced Tea and a Triple Chocolate Meltdown to top it all off. See Details