Dog Friendly American Restaurants in Houston, TX

There are 114 pet friendly American restaurants in Houston 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 Houston. Bone appetit!

Pet Friendly Porch Swing Pub
Porch Swing Pub Porch Swing Pub offers a chill outdoor patio that welcomes leashed dogs, 38 beers on draft with another 30 or 40 bottled brews, and a classic bar and grill menu that includes jalapeno poppers, pub burgers, Buffalo chicken sandwiches, cheesesteaks, wings, and BBQ pizza. Whether it's lunch you’re looking for or a late night snack, Porch Swing can satisfy your appetite. See Details
Pet Friendly Barnaby's Cafe
Barnaby's Cafe Barnaby's Cafe is a bright, open dining spot offers a cosmopolitan menu and an outdoor patio that welcomes dogs. Choose from varied options such as Asian spicy wings, Danish baby back ribs, homemade lasagna, chicken La Jolla, Hawaiian pork chops, Tex-Mex, and burgers. Open Tuesday thru Friday at 7:30am, 8am on weekends. See Details
Backstreet Cafe The dog-friendly Backstreet Cafe is a neighborhood bistro serving New American cuisine with a Southern/Cajun kick. An innovative menu features delicious offerings such as bacon-wrapped quail, Gulf Coast beignets, smoked duck gumbo, braised short ribs, red corn chicken enchiladas, and shellfish risotto. Dogs are welcome on the spacious patio under the spreading camphor tree. Opens daily at 11am. See Details
Mia's Table Mia's serves hand-formed burgers, BBQ, sandwiches, salads, and cookies & shakes for dessert. Covered and uncovered patios welcome dogs. See Details
Bombshells Bombshells serves burgers, wings, pasta, and pizza. The spacious patio is dog friendly. See Details
The Burger Joint Burgers, franks, fries, shakes, and chicken and pulled pork sandwiches. They also have water and treats for dogs. See Details
The West End Traditional American dishes, an extensive beer and wine selection, and dog-friendly outdoor seating. See Details
Little Matt's Great food, burgers, salads, sandwiches, and entrees. There are picnic tables in the shaded areas in front and out back where dogs are welcome. There's always water and a big bin of dog treats out front too. See Details
A Moveable Feast A Moveable Feast is an independent natural cafe and health food store offering high quality produce and proteins, and dog-friendly outdoor tables. Choose from a menu that includes non-fried Tex-Mex, grass-fed burgers, world famous chicken salad, tuna steak, and fresh fruit juices and smoothies. Opens at 9am Monday thru Saturday. See Details
Live Oak Bar & Grill Live Oak serves sandwiches, burgers, steaks, tequila lime oysters, chicken kebobs, chopped BBQ baked potatoes, and craft beer to wash it all down. Shaded outdoor deck seating is dog friendly. See Details
Shepherd Park Draught House This amazing space, nestled in Garden Oaks, features a modern-pub feel, adorned with an incredible collection of punk, pop, and rock memorabilia from the private collection of owner/executive chef, Ken Bridge. See Details
Hopdoddy Burger Bar Hopdoddy Burger Bar, located in Houston, is a trendy joint that serves up a variety of eats prepared with fresh ingredients. Choose from menu options including fries, salads, sandwiches, burgers, shakes, and more. Fido is welcome to join you at one of their fifteen pet-friendly outdoor tables while you enjoy your meal. Start off with a signature cocktail, then chow down on the El Diablo Burger - an Angus patty topped with Tillamook pepper jack, habanero peppers, serrano peppers, caramelized onions, salsa roja, chipotle mayo, green leaf lettuce, and tomato. Or go for the Primetime Burger - a grass-fed Kobe beef burger topped with brie cheese, arugula, caramelized onions, steak sauce, truffle aioli, and tomato. For something a bit lighter, try the Baby Kale Salad with arugula, baby kale, feta, watermelon, avocado, sunflower seeds, pickled red onions, and pomegranate vinaigrette. See Details
The Backyard Grill Backyard Grill offers almost 50 craft beers on tap and a food menu that includes nachos, wings, tortilla soup, a wide selection of burgers, mushroomjack chicken, sirloin steak, and sizzling fajitas. Beer garden patio welcomes dogs. See Details
Brickhouse Tavern + Tap Leashed dogs are welcome on the patio at Brick House Tavern + Tap. Enjoy a nice cold beer or a specialty cocktail with a few snacks while your dog enjoys a bowl of fresh cool water. See Details
Local Foods Local Foods specializes in healthy alternatives without compromising flavor or diversity. The patio at this location offers several dog-friendly tables so Fido can tag along. The daily menu includes tantalizing treats like smoked salmon, the quinoa burger, barbeque pork, and much more. You'll also find salads, specialty drinks, and an assortment of beer, wine, and cocktails. This location in Upper Kirby is open daily from 10am to 9pm. See Details
Dish Society Dogs are welcome at Dish Society, where they provide lots of pet-friendly tables outside. Sourcing a majority of their produce from local farms, the kitchen is proud to offer a seasonal menu dependent on what's available at the time. This all-day diner dishes up healthful modern twists on traditional favorites, including pork belly hash, served with pork belly, skillet potatoes, onions, jalapenos, roasted red peppers, two cage-free sunny side eggs, and house avocado hollandaise. If you rise a little later, you may want to try something from the supper menu, such as shrimp and grits or vegetarian tacos. Dish Society is open Monday through Saturday from 7am to 10pm and Sunday from 8am to 3pm. See Details
Beck's Prime Burgers, sandwiches, steaks, and in-house originals like the Kitchen Sink, and Volcano. Patio seating is Fido friendly. See Details
Hobbit Cafe We wants it, we needs it. Must have the precious... Sneaky little hobbitses. At Hobbit Cafe, hobbits and humans alike can take safe haven from the gollums and orcs of everyday life. Houston’s best patio and original mead bar since 1972. Serving burgers, sandwiches, seafood, fajitas, smoothies, craft beer, ciders and sours. See Details
Simone on Sunset Simone on Sunset is upscale dining with a dog-friendly front patio. Menu includes homemade hummus, smoked duck pizza, and Capri pizza. Water bowls and blueberry/kale vegan dog treats are available. See Details
Buffalo Grille Buffalo Grille offers a variety of tasty eats, including taco salad, chicken quesadillas, peppered pork chops, and double cheeseburgers. Outdoor seating welcomes dogs. See Details
Grafitti's at Union St. Throwback diner with a pop culture ambiance serves wings, burgers, chicken fried steak, and pork chops. Outdoor seating is dog friendly. See Details
Becks Prime Burgers, steaks, and shakes are just some of what you'll find on the menu at Becks. Dogs are welcome on the patio, but you have to order inside. See Details
Hughie's Dogs are welcome at Hughie's Tavern and Vietnamese Grill, where they provide a pet-friendly patio for dogs and their owners. This casual restaurant provides a place for anybody to drop by for a banh mi, vermicelli bowl, beef dish, or a traditional, American-style burger. You can accompany your meal with one of the twenty draft beers and thirty bottles and cans. Hughie's Tavern is open Monday through Thursday from 11am to 10pm and Friday to Saturday from 11am to 12am. See Details
State Fair Kitchen & Bar State Fair Kitchen & Bar located in Houston, TX is a casual American restaurant, with a full bar, that is dog-friendly. Fido can join you at any of their six outdoor tables. State Fair offers a wide selection of snacks, bowls, salads, plates, sandwiches, desserts, and a children's menu. If you are there for brunch they have a State Fair Breakfast with two eggs, house sausage patty, spicy brown sugar bacon, skillet hash browns and a cathead biscuit with whipped butter and house jam. Lunch or dinner try the Pan Fried Crab Cakes with creole remoulade and garden vegetable and herb salad or the White Cheddar Stuffed Hamburger Steak with toasted onion and mushroom gravy and scallion rice. If you are just there for Happy Hour try the Jalapeno Poppers or the Salmon Crudo with thinly sliced salmon with jalapeno ponzu, apple, and cucumber julienne. State Fair is open Monday through 11am to 10pm; Friday 11am to 11pm; Saturday 10am to 11pm; Sunday, 10am to 10pm. Happy Hour is Monday through Friday, 3pm to 6pm. See Details