Dog Friendly American Restaurants in Irvine, CA

There are 19 pet friendly American restaurants in Irvine 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 Irvine. Bone appetit!

Pet Friendly Lazy Dog Restaurant & Bar
Lazy Dog Restaurant & Bar With locations across California, Texas, and Nevada, Lazy Dog Restaurant & Bar is a dog-themed eatery with cozy surroundings, dog-friendly seating, and an eclectic menu of hearty American eats. Menu favorites include campfire pot roast, BBQ baby back ribs, three-cheese pizza, fish tacos, chicken parmesan, sweet and spicy shrimp, and fettuccine Alfredo. Opens at 11am during the week, 10am on Saturday, and 9am on Sunday. See Details
Pet Friendly Eureka!
Eureka! Eureka! is a leading family of restaurants that proudly serves only authentic, handmade food with locally sourced produce, all freshly cooked to order. The beverage program features 100% American craft beer, small batch whiskey, house-aged barrels, and specialty cocktails sourced only from artisans throughout America. Outdoor seating is dog friendly. See Details
Bruxie Everything in waffles. Savory meats and cheeses folded in a crisp waffle. All outdoor seating with a doggie bowl and a container of treats by the counter. Also serve fresh salads, soup, sundaes, shakes, and floats. See Details
Panera Bread The dog-friendly Panera Bread's eclectic deli/bakery menu includes soups, salads, hot and cold sandwiches, and pastries and cookies for dessert. Great place for a light lunch or dinner. Outdoor seating area welcomes dogs. See Details
Urban Plates Urban Plates offers a casual concept with scratch-made plates and sustainably sourced ingredients. You can order online for a quick pick up or dine in with Fido at this location in Irvine where there are a lot of dog-friendly tables on the patio. Just place your order at the counter inside, then enjoy your farm to table meal with your pup. The menu includes sandwiches, stews, salads, pizzettes, and more with plenty of options for gluten-free and vegetarian diners. You can build your plate with options like the Habanero Mango BBQ Ribs, Turkey Meatloaf, or Grilled Grass Fed Steak. They also serve handmade baked treats like the gluten-free walnut cookies or Chewy Molasses Gingersnaps. To drink, you can find coffee, tea, craft beer, regional wines, and more. 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
Yard House Yard House, located in Irvine, is an upscale-casual bar and eatery that serves up a variety of delicious dishes along with a huge assortment of craft beers. 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 Poke Nachos - crispy wontons topped with marinated raw ahi, avocado, cilantro, serranos, green onions, nori, sesame seeds, sweet soy, sriracha aioli, and white truffle sauce. Next, chow down on the Vampire Taco with carnitas, bacon chorizo, chipotle, cumin crema, guacamole, roasted garlic, and cilantro. Or go for the Kurobuta Pork Burger topped with spicy candied bacon, white American cheese, arugula, and blueberry ketchup, served with fries. See Details
Umami Burger Umami Burger specializes in internationally-inspired flavors in their gourmet burgers with a distinctive umami flavor to curb any craving. This location in Irvine offers dog-friendly seating outside with tables where you can chow down with Fido. Some of their signature selections include the ?vegetarian Falafel Burger, Japanese Style Wings, and Smothered Fries. You can eat light with a salad or gets hands-on with their burgers and sandwiches featuring beef, Ahi tuna, chicken, and turkey. Many of their menu items are marked as gluten-free, vegan, and vegetarian so you don't have to miss out on bold umami flavor. See Details
Paul Martin's American Grill Paul Martin's American Grill on Spectrum Center Drive has a lot of pet-friendly outdoor tables, so you can dine with your dog. Serving American-style bistro fare, with classic dishes like Braised Short Ribs, and mesquite grilled entrees like Columbia River Steelhead and Chimichurri Chicken. You may want to start things off with the Castroville Artichoke appetizer, made with heirloom chokes and aioli. To go along with your meal, Paul Martin's American Grill has wine, beer, and classic cocktails including an Old Fashioned, Negroni, and Sidecar. Stop in for lunch, where they offer fresh salads, daily-made soups, burgers, and sandwiches. See Details
Mendocino Farms Mendocino Farms Sandwich Market is a dog-friendly sandwich shop with a lot of tables outside. Fido can join you for some chef-driven sandwiches, salads, deli sides, soups, natural fountain sodas, craft beers, and local wines. One of the Foodie Favorites on the menu is the Not So Fried Mary's Chicken: shaved, roasted Mary's free-range chicken rolled in Mendo's Krispies with herb aioli, mustard pickle slaw, tomatoes, and pickled red onions on toasted ciabatta with a side of chipotle BBQ sauce or mustard pickle remoulade. If you're a vegan, there's a whole section just for you. This section includes a BBQ tempeh picnic sandwich, an enlightened falafel wrap, a banh mi, and a rescued vegetable burger. 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
Kona Grill Kona Grill on Spectrum Center Drive has 15+ pet-friendly tables, so Fido can join you outside for something from the global menu that features a number of contemporary American favorites. Their chefs make their food from scratch using fresh ingredients. On the menu, they offer potstickers, smoked gouda fondue, and avocado egg rolls for starters; macadamia nut chicken, miso-sake sea bass, and pork tenderloin as entrees; and butter cake, fudge brownie, and passion fruit creme brulee for dessert. Instead of a full meal from the grill, you can order sushi prepared fresh by the sushi chefs at Kona. Additionally, their talented bar staff can whip you up a cocktail to wash it all down with. See Details
Stonefire Grill Stonefire Grill is a neighborhood grill shaped around the idea of gathering with friends and family for flavorful meals. This location in Irvine hosts dog-friendly seating with a lot of tables so Fido can come along, too! The menu items range from pasta and pizza to grilled entrees and large meals to feed the whole family. You will also find signature sandwiches and salads with healthful options like the Roasted Cauliflower Pita or Jeanette's Mediterranean Chicken Salad. The beer and wine lists also feature local brews and bottles from around Southern California. 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
Da Luau Hawaiian Grill Da Luau offers a Hawaiian retreat where you can chow down island style with Fido. There are several dog-friendly tables outside with seating for your pooch. The menu features the unique blend of cuisine that Hawaii is known for with everything from burgers and poke bowls to ramen and oxtail soup. You can customize your own meal from their selection of sides and meats like Kalua pork or coconut shrimp. Breakfast is served all day long with options like Loco Moco, the Adobo Fried Rice omelet, or the Longanisa Plate. Da Luau is open Monday through Thursday from 8:30am to 9:00pm and Friday through Sunday from 6:30am to 9:00pm. See Details
MOOYAH Burgers, Fries & Shakes MOOYAH Burgers, Fries & Shakes on Alton Parkway has four dog-friendly tables outside, so Fido can come along with you to enjoy the taste trifecta of burgers, fries, and shakes. The menu includes a number of burgerlicious favorites, like the Mooyah Cheeseburger: fresh, never-frozen beef, American cheese, lettuce, tomato, and Mooyah sauce on a non-GMO potato bun. Alternatively, you can build your own burger with a choice of proteins, artisan buns, cheese, extras, veggies, and sauces to go on top. 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 Habit Burger Grill The Habit Burger Grill believes in juicy, handcrafted burgers and sandwiches that are made to order. This location in Irvine provides dog-friendly seating with a few outside for your pooch. Some locations also offer a drive-through so you can stay on the go with Fido. Their signature burgers, Charburgers, are grilled over an open flame and served with tons of flavor like the Roasted Garlic Portabella Char or classic Double Charburger. You can also chow down on a custom sandwich like the chicken club or veggie burger with your choice of bun. Don't forget dessert! The Habit Burger Grill offers frozen treats like shakes, malts, and sundaes for a classic burger joint experience. 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
Breakfast Republic Breakfast Republic is a fun, all-day breakfast spot in Irvine, CA serving creative interpretations of American classics, plus craft beer and cocktails. Dogs are welcome on the outdoor patio. Open daily from 7AM - 3PM. See Details
Panera Bread Panera Bread on Irvine Boulevard has ten pet-friendly outdoor tables, so you can bring your dog along to dine. The popular national chain serves breakfast, lunch, dinner, and snacks. Stop by early for one of their freshly baked breakfast sandwiches, pastries, or Baked Egg Souffles. Panera Bread is known for their fresh, and clean eating salads, soups, and sandwiches like Bacon Turkey Bravo, Napa Almond Chicken Salad, and Steak and White Cheddar Panini. They have a full espresso and coffee bar where you can get signature drinks like the Hot Chocolate with Chocolate Chip Marshmallows, and Plum Ginger Hibiscus Tea. Please note that table service isn't available, so your dog will need to be tied up outside while you go in to order. See Details
In-N-Out Burger Established in 1948, In-N-Out Burger started life as California's first drive-thru hamburger stand. In-N-Out Burger on Campus Drive in Irvine has twelve pet-friendly tables outside. As the name suggests, their kitchen dishes up a number of different burger options, like hamburgers, combos, and cheeseburgers. Their cheeseburger is made up of freshly baked buns, real American cheese, American beef, onions, lettuce, tomato, and spread. The most appropriate way for you and Fido to enjoy your In-N-out experience may be to order your items Animal style. Animal style burgers are smothered in Thousand Island dressing, mustard and extra pickles, while the fries are topped with cheese, spread and grilled onions. You can accompany your burger with freshly cut fries and one of the shakes: made with real ice cream, including chocolate, strawberry, and vanilla. 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
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 Von Karman Avenue, 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
Panera Bread Panera Bread on Rockfield Boulevard has eight pet-friendly outdoor tables, so you can bring your dog along to dine. The popular national chain serves breakfast, lunch, dinner, and snacks. Stop by early for one of their freshly baked breakfast sandwiches, pastries, or Baked Egg Souffles. Panera Bread is known for their fresh, and clean eating salads, soups, and sandwiches like Bacon Turkey Bravo, Napa Almond Chicken Salad, and Steak and White Cheddar Panini. They have a full espresso and coffee bar where you can get signature drinks like the Hot Chocolate with Chocolate Chip Marshmallows, and Plum Ginger Hibiscus Tea. 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
Lazy Dog Restaurant & Bar Lazy Dog Restaurant & Bar is dog friendly! With locations across California, Texas, and Nevada, Lazy Dog Cafe is a dog-themed eatery with cozy surroundings, dog-friendly outdoor seating, and an eclectic menu of hearty American eats. Lazy Dog Cafe will give your dog a bowl of water and even offers a dog menu that includes a choice of a grilled hamburger patty or a grilled chicken breast served with brown rice! See Details
Lazy Dog Restaurant & Bar Lazy Dog Restaurant & Bar is dog friendly! With locations across California, Texas, and Nevada, Lazy Dog Cafe is a dog-themed eatery with cozy surroundings, dog-friendly outdoor seating, and an eclectic menu of hearty American eats. Lazy Dog Cafe will give your dog a bowl of water and even offers a dog menu that includes a choice of a grilled hamburger patty or a grilled chicken breast served with brown rice! See Details
Woody's Diner Woody's dishes up some American classics, like biscuits and gravy, hot dogs, bacon cheeseburgers, and roast beef sandwiches. Dogs are welcome on the outside patio. See Details
2nd Floor As the name says, "2nd Floor" is upstairs on Main St. and Walnut. They serve veggie burgers, grilled chicken kabobs, ribeye steaks, and pulled pork sliders. See Details
Umami Burger They have a nice patio and serve very unique burgers. They will bring water for your pet. See Details