Dog Friendly American Restaurants in Hillsborough, NJ

There are 2 pet friendly American restaurants in Hillsborough that welcome dogs at their outdoor tables, and 75 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 Hillsborough. Bone appetit!

Pet Friendly Tender Lovin Grill
Tender Lovin Grill Tender Lovin Grill specializes in flavorful comfort food. The restaurant is cozy and offers two small, dog-friendly tables just out front. On the menu, you'll find jumbo chicken tenders with a variety of sauces, sandwiches, salads, Midwest style chili, and house made fried potato slices. Check out their daily specials with dishes like rosemary chicken, Shepherd's Pie, and the chicken brie wrap. Gluten free menu items are available upon request, and BYOB is encouraged. Tender Lovin Grill is open Monday from 11am to 8pm, Tuesday through Saturday from 11am to 9pm, and Sunday from 12pm to 7pm. See Details
Pet Friendly Jersey Mike's Subs
Jersey Mike's Subs Since 1956, Jersey Mike's Subs has been serving authentic East Coast-style subs on freshly baked bread. At this location on US-206, you and Fido can choose one of the pet-friendly tables outside. Their menu includes a number of hot sandwiches, such as Jersey Mike's Famous Philly: grilled onions, peppers and melted white American cheese; meatball and cheese, melted provolone, tomato sauce, and parmesan cheese; or the big kahuna cheese steak, grilled onions, peppers, mushrooms, jalapenos, and extra melted white American cheese. If you'd rather cut down on the carb's, why not try a grilled veggie wrap: grilled green bell peppers and onions, melted swiss and provolone, lettuce, tomato, and homestyle ranch 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
The Cranbury Inn The Cranbury Inn draws a somewhat older crowd with their traditional American menu of crab cakes, three cheese onion soup, grilled filet mignon, stuffed pork chops, roast turkey, and lobster tails. The front porch tables are dog friendly. Get your appetite and your pooch and give it a try today! See Details
The Vault Tapas, pizza, and craft beer is on tap at The Vault, a gastropub/jazz lounge with a dog-friendly outdoor deck. See Details
The Station Ahi tuna sliders, grilled pizza, bowtie pasta, and chicken pot pie are just some of the tasty options available at The Station. Outdoor seating is dog friendly. See Details
Pj's Pancake House Pj's Pancake House in Princeton offers three pet-friendly tables outside during the summer. Although their name suggests breakfast, Pj's serves up lunch and dinner, too! Their breakfast menu highlights their famous pancakes with classic flavors like the old fashioned buttermilk to unique options apricot pecan or spicy apple. You'll also find eggs, waffles, French toast, yogurt, and gluten free selections. For lunch or dinner, Pj's has a wide selection of burgers, paninis, pasta, and various drinks. This location is open seven days a week from 7am to 10pm. See Details
Manhattan Bagel Manhattan Bagel on US- 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
Food Don't be fooled by the plain name, Food serves Thai grilled steak salads and albacore tuna sandwiches. Outdoor seating area welcomes dogs. See Details
Au Bon Pain If your dog is okay with being tied to a table for a few minutes, you can run in and get a yummy sandwich, bowl of soup, or salad here. See Details
Jersey Girl Cafe Jersey Girl Cafe is a local bistro with three dog-friendly tables and a menu full of gourmet sandwiches. Breakfast options include their popular Busters, a breakfast sandwich with hash browns on the sandwich with fillings like steak, roasted ham, cheddar, spinach, and other tasty ingredients. For lunch and dinner, Jersey Girl Cafe serves up gourmet sandwiches like the Hot Shelby or the intricate Queen Lily. You'll also find shareable small plates and gluten free options. The cafe is open Monday from 7:30am to 6:00pm, Tuesday through Friday from 7:30am to 8:30pm, Saturday from 7:30am to 4:00pm, and Sunday from 9:00am to 4:00pm. See Details
Brothers Moon Brothers Moon is the home of great-tasting and artfully presented New American fare, impeccable service, and dog-friendly front patio tables. Menu features quiche, portobello mushroom sandwiches, grilled rosemary and garlic marinated lamb rack, braised short ribs, penne with roasted chicken, and seafood risotto. Open for dinner at 5pm Tuesday thru Saturday, 4pm on Sunday. See Details
Turning Point Specializing in breakfast, lunch, and brunch, Turning Point is a great place to grab some grub with Fido before the sun goes down. This location in Westfield offers dog-friendly seating outside with nine tables. Breakfast kicks off with classic options like pancakes, waffles, omelets, and signature egg dishes like their Big Easy Benedict or Breakfast Nachos. Lunch features soup, salads, and sandwiches like the Turkey Reuben Melt or Roadhouse Stack. You can wake up with a hot drink such as espresso and hot chocolate or cool off with a smoothie or shake. The restaurant also provides a menu for gluten-sensitive diners so you don't have to second guess. See Details
Princeton Soup and Sandwich Company Princeton Soup and Sandwich Company is serving up unpretentious plates with pet-friendly seating for up to ten guests. Among their large selection of soups and sandwiches, they offer many gluten free, low fat, and vegetarian options. Soup lovers will find overy fifty fresh made options like their popular lobster bisque. They also provide a wide range of hot and cold sandwiches with classics like the BLT and house specials like the Deluxe Grilled Cheese. Princeton Soup and Sandwich Company is open daily from 8am to 9pm. See Details
Winberie's Winberie's, located in Summit, NJ, is a casual bar and eatery that serves up a variety of delicious eats. Choose from menu options including appetizers, small plates, salads, pasta, burgers, sandwiches, chicken, seafood, steak, veggies, barbecue, and more. Fido is welcome to join you at one of their ten pet-friendly outdoor tables while you enjoy your meal. Start off with a cold beer and an order of the Crispy Brussel Sprouts with sriracha plum aioli, toasted ginger sesame seeds, and cilantro. Next, dig into the Shrimp and Spinach Aglio Olio - gulf shrimp and spinach sauteed in olive oil and garlic, tossed with penne pasta, and topped with fresh tomatoes, feta cheese, butter, and roasted pine nuts. Or go for the Bacon ""Squared"" Burger - a grilled prime beef burger topped with crispy pork belly, melted jack cheese, lettuce, tomato, red onion, and garlic aioli on ciabatta. Winberie's is open Monday through Thursday from 11:30am to 10pm, Friday through Saturday from 11:30am to 11pm, and Sunday from 10:30am to 9pm." See Details
Towne Restaurant Towne Restaurant is a hometown Clinton staple with four dog-friendly tables. The restaurant itself has a quaint, downtown atmosphere making it a hot spot for breakfast and lunch. Their morning menu features specials like their Belly Buster Skillet or the Nova Scotia Lox Platter. The breakfast menu includes a large range of timeless classics, too, like pancakes, waffles, and omelets. For lunch, Towne Restaurant presents a creative selection of signature burgers, sandwiches, and comfort food plates like their Thanksgiving Turkey Platter. They are open Monday through Saturday from 6:00am to 4:30pm and Sunday from 7:00pm to 2:00pm. See Details
Sandwich Station - Catered Affair The Sandwich Station is a division of Catered Affair and functions as a casual sandwich deli. The shop hosts three dog-friendly tables and a huge menu. Breakfast is served all day long with classice like pork roll, pancakes, bagels, omelets, and specialty platters like the Triple Bypass. Their lunch and dinner options range from subs and sandwiches to paninis and grilled chicken dishes. Perhaps their most popular sandwich is the Letter R which comes with sliced chicken breast, bacon, melted cheddar, lettuce, tomato, and herb mayo. The Sandwich Station is open Monday through Friday from 6:30am to 6:00pm, Saturday from 7:00am to 6:00pm, and Sunday from 7:30am to 4:00pm. See Details
Dragonfly Music & Coffee Cafe Dragonfly Music and Coffee Cafe is a casual eatery and music venue located in Somerville, NJ. Choose from menu options including smoothies, coffee concoctions, paninis, pizza, soups, salads, and more. Fido is welcome to join you at one of their three pet-friendly outdoor tables while you enjoy your meal and some live, local music. Try the Cuban Panini with marinated pork, ham, provolone cheese, mustard, aioli, and arugula on a roll, then grilled to perfection. Dragonfly Music and Coffee Cafe is open Sunday through Tuesday from 10am to 5pm, and Wednesday through Saturday from 10am to 10pm. Join them every Thursday from 7pm to 10pm for Open Mic Night! See Details
Jake's Restaurant & Bar Jake's Restaurant and Bar is a sophisticated yet casual eatery where you'll find eight dog-friendly tables. Their menu highlights a divrse representation of cuisines with plates like the Grilled Lamb Pops, Jaeger Schnitzel, and Chicken Tikka Masala. They also offer daily lunch and dinner specials as well as a luncheon buffet. The drink selections are just as varied with fifteen beers on tap and even more in bottles and cans. Jake's also hosts a wide selection of wine by the glass, whiskey, Scotch, bourbon, and other spirits. Jake's Restaurant and Bar is open daily from 11am to 12am. See Details
Clydz Clydz is a classy bar in New Brunswick that serves up game meat such as duck, bison, and quail, plus other upscale American cuisine options. Fido is welcome at four dog-friendly outdoor tables while you enjoy a vibrant cocktail menu or sup on hot or cold appetizers, a protein-heavy entr�e, rotating daily specials, burgers, or sandwiches. Try a Lunch Duo if you come by midday; pick out the half-portion Smoked Chicken Wrap with Hand Cut Steak Fries. Or for an intimate dining experience, treat yourself to the tender Grilled Bison Hanger Steak and Quail Eggs, prepared with grilled asparagus, seasoned red bliss potatoes, frizzled onions, and burgundy demi. Clydz is open Monday through Thursday 11:00am to 3:00pm for lunch, 5:00 to 10:00pm for dinner; Fridays 11:00am to 3:00 pm for lunch, 5:00 to 11:00pm for dinner; Saturdays 5:00 to 11:00pm, dinner only; the bar is open seven days a week until 2:00am. See Details
The Committed Pig The Committed Pig serves a gourmet and diverse menu with a special focus on specialty burgers. This location in Summit is pet-friendly with a lot of tables outside for you and your pooch. The menu features burgers, grilled cheeses, pancakes, pork rolls, and more. Each burger is made with a special blend of short rib, hangar steak, and brisket blend for a juicy end product. Signature burgers include mouth-watering options like the Jersey Shore, the Steer Herder, and even a vegetarian Veggie Burger. Among their other menu items, The Committed Pig serves popular entrees like fish tacos and meatloaf. Brunch is a popular affair with decadent pancakes and French toast. See Details
Chive & Thyme Cafe Chive and Thyme Cafe is a popular lunch spot with lots of outdoor seating at their dog-friendly picnic tables. They serve a number of gourmet salads and sandwiches with several options for vegetarians. Some of their regular menu options include the apricot mango chicken salad or the Vermon cheddar caramlized onion Angus burger. The cafe provides creative daily specials like the Turkey Sloppy or the Mediterranean wrap. Chive and Thyme Cafe is open Tuesday through Saturday from 10am to 4pm. See Details
Project P.U.B. Project P.U.B., located in Somerville, NJ, is a casual bar and eatery that serves up a myriad of delicious grub. 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 Duck Fat Fries with house-smoked ketchup. Next, chow down on the Beer BBQ Brisket Sandwich with house-smoked brisket, BBQ sauce, pepper jack cheese, and house-pickled hot pepper-red cabbage slaw on a Cuban roll. Or go for the Margherita Flatbread topped with jersey heirloom tomatoes, mozzarella di bufala, fresh basil, and extra virgin olive oil. Project P.U.B. is open Tuesday through Wednesday from 4:30pm to 10pm, Thursday from 4:30pm to 11pm, Friday through Saturday from 4:30pm to 1am, and Sunday from 11am to 3pm. See Details
O'Bagel O'Bagel at the Dewey Meadow Shopping Center offers two dog-friendly tables. They have a passion for hand-rolled bagels and offer a wide variety including flavors like cinnamon raisin, marble rye, and black Russian. You can have your bagel plain or enjoy a bagel sandwich. They also serve a selection of New Jersey hero's, subs, and assorted sandwiches. This O'Bagel location is open Monday through Saturday from 6am to 4pm and Sunday from 6am to 2pm. See Details
30 Burgers 30 Burgers is all about options and you'll find plenty of them on the menu whether you're a meat lover or a vegetarian. You and your pup can dine together at one of their two dog-friendly tables outdoors. The burgers come in thirty combinations including a vegetarian black bean burger, turkey burgers, and a monthly special. If you're burned out on burgers, they also serve chicken, paninis, and hot dogs. You can wash that down with one of their homemade milkshakes in flavors like classic chocolate or the more tropical coconut. 30 Burgers is open Sunday through Thursday from 11am to 9pm and Friday through Saturday from 11am to 10pm. See Details