Dog Friendly American Restaurants in Kailua, HI

There are 8 pet friendly American restaurants in Kailua 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 Kailua. Bone appetit!

Pet Friendly Whole Foods Market Kailua
Whole Foods Market Kailua Whole Foods Market in Kailua offers shopping and dining with healthy options. The outdoor seating is dog-friendly but leashes are a must (dogs are NOT allowed in the store). Their deli offers a wide selection of sandwiches, salads, sushi, baked foods, pizza, and more. If you want to grab and go, there are several prepared box meals that you can choose from. Whole Foods offers several vegan, vegetarian, and gluten-free options, too. Their website also offers convenient online ordering so you can pick up your meal for one or a large platter to feed a group. The smokehouse offers beef brisket, smoked chicken, pulled pork, and buffalo wings. They also offer a bar with a selection of beer and wine. See Details
Pet Friendly Big City Diner - Kailua
Big City Diner - Kailua Family-friendly diner serving a menu of classic American comfort food & local favorites. Dogs are allowed in the covered outdoor seating area. See Details
Uahi Island Grill Uahi Island Grill strives to serve fresh dishes that reflect the island flavors and produce. There are several outdoor seating options that are dog-friendly. Their menu features twists on local favorites such as the Kalua pig french fries appetizer or the tamarind burger which is served with a Big Island grass-fed beef patty and their tangy tamarind sauce. The entrees are diverse with dishes like the Red Curry Fish, Poke Bowl, and Eggplant Tofu. Uahi Island Grill also serves brunch options and has a selection of alcoholic beverages with beer, wine, and cocktails. See Details
Timmy T's Gourmet Grinders Timmy T's Gourmet Grinders could be a great choice if you're in need of a big sandwich with generous helpings of incredients. Timmy T's doesn't have any outdoor seating but the restaurant welcomes your dog inside to enjoy one of their grinders. Stuck at the office or maybe you just can't bring yourself to leave the beach? Timmy T's delivers with a one sandwich minimum! Their Classic Grinders include the Braddah with tender roast beef, lettuce, tomatos, and mayo. Or maybe you're craving some local flavors. You can try the Farmers Favorite, Ono Smoked Ham, or the Veggie Deluxe. They also offer specialty grinders like Da Big Kahuna or the Ono Moa Deluxe. See Details
Maui Mike's Fire-Roasted Chicken Maui Mike's guarantees chicken that is 100% fresh with no steroids, hormones, or any other additives. If you're craving some finger-lickin' chicken, Maui Mike's is happy to supply. They have several outdoor tables that are dog-friendly. Maui Mike's menu is brief and has one common ingredient in all dishes - chicken. You can order one of their melt sandwiches or get a fire roasted quarter, half, or whole chicken. There are also several dipping sauces to choose from so you can enjoy your chicken with whichever flavor is your favorite. The atmosphere is casual and dishes have a home cooked feel. See Details
Mahaloha Burger Mahaloha Burger is a local burger restaurant that serves beef raised on the Big Island and free from preservatives and fillers. You and Fido can enjoy a meal at one of their dog-friendly outdoor tables. Their menu focues on burgers but also offers several kinds of hotdogs and sides. You can try their signature Mahaloha Burger if you're looking for the classic burger with their special sauce. If your tastebuds need more of a kick, try the Teriyaki Burger or the Banzaie BBQ Burger. They also have non-beef options like turkey, chicken, and a veggie burger. See Details
Grylt Grylt specializes in providing grilled plate and protein rich Power Meals as well as fresh sandwiches, wraps, and salads. There are several outdoor tables that are dog-friendly. Grylt strives to provide food options that are not only healthy but are good for the environment by using recycled materials and compostable plates. The platters and plates allow you to build your meal with a protein such as Ahi tuna, tofu, or Angus steak then add your starch and vegetables. There are four toppings to choose from with Asian fusion, citrus herb, toasted garlic, and carrot ginger. The Power Meals come in three options of the Surf and Turf, Slammin Steak, or Double Chicken. See Details
Teddy's Bigger Burgers At Teddy's Bigger Burgers, bigger is better. With plenty of dog-friendly seating outside, you and your pup can dig into a delicious burger at Teddy's in Kailua. The menu features a score of burgers and sandwiches. You can build your own burger or enjoy one of the many specials such as the Spudtacular or the Kalauea Fire burger. There are also several salads and baskets to choose from if you're craving chicken, fish, or somethig a little lighter. Teddy's Bigger Burgers prides itself on using only 100% fresh chilled ground chuck and use their own recipes in their sweet and tangy Super Sauce or Teddy's Teriyaki Sauce. Whatever you choose, just remember to bring Fido and a big appetite! See Details
The Counter Located at the Kahala Mall, the dog-friendly Counter specializes in crafty craft burgers in a casual, contemporary setting with sidewalk seating. Choose from an inventive selection of signature Angus beef burgers such as the Red Eye, Korean BBQ, Holy Crab, and Bison is Gouda. Other menu options include salads, sandwiches, wings, chili, and shakes, malts,and floats in yummy flavors like banana split, birthday cake, apple crumble, and caramel java. Dogs can join their owners at the four front outdoor tables near the entrance. The Counter is open Sunday through Thursday from 11am to 9pm and Friday and Saturday from 11am to 10pm. See Details
Barefoot Beach Cafe Enjoy stunning ocean views and delicious American and Hawaiian eats at Barefoot Beach Cafe, a laid back beachfront cafe that welcomes well-behaved dogs on their waterfront patio. A diverse menu features an assortment of flavorful options, including Portuguese sausage omelettes, surfer's fried rice, sweet bread French toast, spicy ahi poke bowls, kalua pork and cabbage, garlic shrimp, and grilled sirloin steak. Don't forget to top off the meal with a decadent slice of mango cheesecake or a deep fried ice cream sundae. Owners and their dogs can breathe in fresh ocean air at the covered patio picnic tables. See Details
Seven Brothers At the Mill Located by the historic Kahuku Sugar Mill, Seven Brothers At the Mill provides an open astmosphere where you can soak up the Hawaiian air. Most of their seating is outdoors and is dog-friendly. They serve several seafood and shrimp plates such as the Coconut Macadamia Nut Shrimp. However, the focal point of their menu is the specialty burgers that are full of flavor and personality. There are several larger than life burgers on their list including the Bruce Irons. Created by the pro surfer, this burger includes cheese, caramalized teriyaki sauce with double onions, and half of an avacado. See Details
Max and Lucy's Max and Lucy's is a local favorite, and the crowd really picks up at lunchtime, so beware. Open Monday through Friday from 6:00am to 2:00pm, they serve local-style foods with great service. Their portion sizes are large, so come with an empty stomach! Favorites include their prime rib and fried chicken. Your dog is welcome to join you at Max and Lucy's outdoor dining area. Don't forget to grab a lemon bar before you leave, as locals seem to love them. See Details
CJ's New York Style Delicatessen Hungry travelers on the lookout for traditional New York style deli eats with a Hawaiian twist will feel right at home inside CJ's New York Style Delicatessen. In addition to dog-friendly outdoor seating, CJ's offers an authentic taste of the Big Apple with favorites like reubens, sky high sandwiches, roast beef dips, pastrami melts, half-pound burgers, chili dawgs, and spaghetti bolognese. They also serve soups, salads, and breakfast all day for those who enjoy eggs and pancakes anytime. Cj's is located at the Hilton Hawaiian Village Waikiki Beach Resort and features six outdoor tables that welcome dogs. Deli hours are 7am to 9:30pm seven days a week. See Details
Cafe Plumeria Located three blocks over from Sheridan Community park, Cafe Plumeria offers great-tasting American breakfast and lunch food as well as a variety of sweets in a clean, cozy atmosphere that welcomes dogs in the outdoor seating area. Enjoy delicious menu options such as pancakes, French toast, green tea waffles, acai bowls, chicken and rice omelettes, beef stroganoff, turkey and tomato sandwiches, fruit smoothies, ice cream parfaits, and yummy shave ice flavors like guava, mango, strawberry milk, and coffee. Well-behaved dogs are welcome at sidewalk tables, weather permitting. Cafe Plumeria is open Tuesday through Sunday from 7am to 5pm and is closed Monday. See Details
Aloha Island Grill Situated in the Mililani Town Center, the bright, airy, and very dog-friendly Aloha Island Grill offers a combination of classic Hawaiian and American fare in a convenient and casual setting with a spacious outdoor seating section. The varied array of dishes includes traditional offerings like burgers, BBQ chicken, steak and eggs, and shrimp scampi, as well as popular island favorites such as grilled ahi, spicy Korean BBQ, fresh mahi mahi, and garlic steak with mushrooms. Well-behaved, leashed dogs are always welcome at outdoor tables. With its extensive menu and central location, Aloha Island Grill makes an excellent lunch or dinner destination in Mililani. Operating hours are 10:30am to 9pm Monday through Saturday and 10:30am to 8pm on Sunday. See Details
Papa Ole's Kitchen Papa Ole's Kitchen is a local favorite with a hole-in-the-wall feel. While the limited indoor seating may feel a bit tight, there are several dog-friendly picnic tables outdide. The menu is what you'd expect from a classic blue plate diner, with an Asian influence often found on the island. The plate lunches include hamburger steak, teriyaki beef, chop steak, Pulehu ribs, and more. Papa Ole's also offers breakfast from 7:00am to 11:00am with choices like pancakes, french toast, and a breakfast sandwich. Papa Ole's is certainly a local favorite so be ready for a bit of a wait if you arrive in the middle of the dinner rush. See Details
Cheeseburger Waikiki Cheeseburger Waikiki has an option available for every palate. Choose between different cheeseburger combinations, house-made nachos, salads, fish sandwiches, street-style fish tacos, and more. They even have a vegetarian black bean cheeseburger available. They are open daily from 8:00am to 11:00pm, and their daily happy hours run from 3:00pm to 6:00pm, and again from 9:00pm until close. Enjoy dining in their pet-friendly open-air seating area with a cold craft beer in hand. See Details
Maui Mike's Fire-Roasted Chicken Nestled in the heart of downtown Wahiawa, Maui Mike's serves mouthwatering fire-roasted chicken in a laid-back atmosphere with dog-friendly outdoor seating. Mike's uses all-natural, steroid- and antibiotic-free poultry packed with juicy tenderness and flavor. Depending on the size of the appetite, patrons can feast on quarter, half, and whole chickens, or dig into a hearty shredded chicken sandwich topped with bacon and cheddar cheese. Tasty side dishes include green beans, corn, white rice, and Mike's fries, regular or Cajun style. A small outdoor seating area consisting of four tables welcomes dogs. Maui Mike's is open 10:30am to 8:30pm seven days a week. See Details
ShoreFyre Fresh Grill & Bar If you're looking for a place to grab some Hawaiian favorites with Fido, ShoreFyre Fresh Grill has several dog-friendly seating options on their patio. While they serve lunch and dinner, ShoreFyre is best loved for their breakfast menu. They offer griddle made options in a variety of flavors like banana macadamia nut or the Hawaiian sweet bread french toast. If you're feeling extra hungry, try the Fried Rice Bacon Loco Moco. The lunch and dinner menu covers the basics with combos of shrimp, chicken, steak, and fish as well as local flavors like the acai deluxe bowl. The bar serves a variety of beer, cocktails, and small plates. See Details
Waiahole Nursery and Garden Center Bistro The Waiahole Nursery and Garden Center Bistro was born out of the farm to table movement and serves locally sourced produce, some of which is grown right there at the nursery. The bistro is set up with an open air, covered patio and has several dog-friendly picnic tables. Their menu items often feature seasonal ingredients. The bistro offers coffee, baked goods, toast, and parfaits all day long. If you need something more substantial, they have sandwiches and paninis as well as salads, tacos, quesadillas, and several items for gluten free diets. You can also cool down with any one of their fresh smoothies, shakes, and shave ice. See Details
Lahaina Chicken Co Lahaina Chicken Company is open Monday through Saturday from 10:00am to 9:00pm and Sunday from 10:00am to 7:00pm. This restaurant is dog-friendly, so bring your dog along as you choose between chicken (roasted or fried), roast beef, roast pork, prime rib, baby back ribs, and more. This restaurant is located on the first level of the Makai Market Food Court in Ala Moana Center. See Details
Ohana Drive Inn The Ohana Drive Inn specializes in plate lunches and take-away service. This is a great spot to get a meal to go so you and Fido can enjoy a generous lunch on the beach or on the go. The Ohana Drive Inn's breakfast options feature favorites such as pancakes and egg sandwiches as well as build-your-own omelettes with a wide variety of topping options. The real focal point of their menu are the plate lunches. The Ohana Drive Inn plate lunches run the gamut from hamburger steak and chili dogs to chicken katsu curry and meat jun along with six different combination plates. You'll also have your pick of a variety of ramen dishes, bentos, salads, house specials, and wok-made meals. See Details
Waiahole Poi factory The Waiahole Poi Factory serves hand pounded poi and other traditional Hawaiian favorites. The restaurant itself looks like an old school general store or flea market. The Waiahole Poi Factory is very dog-friendly. You and your pup are welcome both inside and outside so this could be a great place to try some traditional Hawaiian fare with Fido. Their meals include staples like Kalua pig, Lu'au, Laulau, and more. Of course, there's also fresh poi! The restaurant often hosts live music and sells handmade goods from local vendors. See Details
Teddy's Bigger Burgers Teddy's Bigger Burgers is a pet-friendly specialty burger joint that offers fast food prepared fresh and charbroiled to order. Each burger is handcrafted daily with 100% fresh chilled ground chuck and topped off with a fresh bun, delivered daily. Burger themes range from the Bacodo to the Kilauea Fire, and make sure to add Teddy's Super Sauce, a sweet and tangy creation that many patrons have said is worthy of bathing in. Open daily from 10:00am to 9:00pm, make sure you come hungry because Teddy's is definitely not shy with their portion sizes. See Details