Dog Friendly American Restaurants in Lakewood, CO

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

Pet Friendly Smashburger
Smashburger Smashburger specializes in always made-to-order, never frozen burgers seared to perfection in a casual atmosphere with dog-friendly outdoor seating. Enjoy juicy burgers, tender chicken sandwiches, fresh salads, shakes and malts, and ice cold beer. Dogs can join their owners at front outside tables. Smashburger is open daily 10am to 10pm. See Details
Pet Friendly Champa Street Burger Works
Champa Street Burger Works Champa Street Burger Works welcomes dogs at twelve outdoor tables! This American eatery serves up tasty burgers and fries in a fun and family-friendly environment. You can start your meal off with house-battered fried mushrooms or jalapeno poppers. Their long list of burgers come in many styles including Cajun, Colorado-style, mushroom-swiss and more. Angus, elk, buffalo, turkey and veggie burgers are also available. Salads, chicken sandwiches and hot dogs help fill out the menu as well. Anything you order can also be decorated to your specifications at their toppings bar. Sides include chili cheese fries and sweet potato fries too. The dessert menu includes ice cream sundaes and fried brownie bites. Champa Street Burger Works is open every day from 11am to 10pm. See Details
Panera Bread Panera Bread on S Wadsworth Boulevard has seven 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
Wingstop Wing lovers can find all your favorite flavors at Wingstop. This location on S Wadsworth Boulevard in Lakewood offers dog-friendly seating with a few tables outside. You can order classic wings, boneless, or crispy chicken tenders with your choice of flavor. Their flavors include options like Atomic, Cajun, Hickory Smoked BBQ, and Hawaiian sauces. They also offer flavorful sides like beans, coleslaw, and fries. 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
Jason's Deli Jason's Deli on Union Boulevard is home to ten pet-friendly tables, so you can bring Fido with you to enjoy soups, salads, garden fresh salad, and for vegetarian hounds, a number of meatless eats. If meatless eats sounds good to you, then indulge in their black bean taco salad: mixed salad greens and organic blue corn chips, topped with black bean and roasted corn mix, and garnished with cheddar, sour cream, guacamole, pico de gallo, and Southwest spices, served with salsa on the side. Whether you are hungry for a fresh salad, sandwich, or dessert, you'll find your fix at Jason's Deli. 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
Taste of Philly You can eat like a Philadelphia native at Taste of Philly with Fido. This location in Lakewood provides dog-friendly seating with two outside or you can get it to go. The main stars are the cheesesteaks, a Philly tradition. The menu offers classic cheesesteaks along with house creations like the Pepperoni Philly or the Hot Popper Philly. Other grabs include hoagies, grinders, sandwiches, wraps, and special chicken and pork options. You will find traditional choices like the Italian Pork as well as vegetarian bites like the Veggie Wrap. 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
Five Guys Five Guys, located in Lakewood, is a popular burger joint that serves up a variety of tasty eats. Choose from menu options including burgers, sandwiches, hot dogs, fries, milkshakes, and more. Fido is welcome to join you at one of their pet-friendly outdoor tables while you enjoy your meal. Try the Bacon Cheeseburger - two hand-formed patties grilled to perfection, two strips of bacon, and two slices of American cheese on a soft sesame seed bun, piled high with the toppings of your choice (mayo, lettuce, pickles, grilled onions and mushrooms, relish, jalapenos, hot sauce, and more!) Before you leave, snag one of their hand-spun Milkshakes with your favorite mix-ins (bananas, cherries, coffee, malted milk, Oreo cookies, Oreo cream, bacon, peanut butter, and more!) 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
Firehouse Subs Firehouse Subs, located in Lakewood, is a popular deli-style eatery that serves up a variety of tasty subs and salads. Fido is welcome to join you at one of their pet-friendly outdoor tables while you enjoy your meal. Try the Hook and Ladder Sub with smoked turkey, Virginia honey ham, and melted Monterey jack cheese. Order it Fully Involved to get mayo, deli mustard, lettuce, tomato, and onion! Or try the New York Steamer Sub with USDA corned beef brisket, pastrami, melted provolone, deli mustard, mayo, and Italian dressing. For something a bit lighter, try the Firehouse Salad with romaine, tomato, bell pepper, cucumber, mozzarella, pepperoncini peppers, and dressing, with your choice of smoked turkey, grilled chicken, or Virginia honey ham. 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
Forest Room 5 Forest Room 5 serves up American cuisine and as patio seating where dogs are welcome. Enjoy tasty dinner dishes such as crispy calamari, smokey mac 'n' cheese, Colorado beef filet, chicken confit tacos, and sea salt brownies for dessert. Open daily 4pm to 2am. See Details
Vesta Dipping Grill Vesta Dipping Grill has become a go-to dining destination in Denver offers a bold, seasonal menu with dog-friendly patio seating during the summer. Sample an extensive lineup of wine by the glass and bottle, and delicious dinner options such as spicy shrimp tempura, beef tartare, pan-roasted bone marrow, day boat diver scallops, Colorado rack of lamb, and black truffle risotto. Opens daily at 5pm. See Details
North Shore Restaurant & Bar North Shore serves up burgers, sandwiches, wraps, Mexican, and a wide selection of beer. Patio seating is dog friendly. Treats and water bowls will be provided. See Details
The Cow, An Eatery You can eat breakfast, lunch, and dinner creekside with Fido on this dog-friendly restaurant's covered, heated patio year-round. Menu items include omelettes, biscuits and gravy, French toast, salads, burgers, sandwiches, fish and chips, tacos, and beef stroganoff. See Details
Murphy's Tap House Murphy's Tap House offers a variety of craft beer on tap and a food menu that includes Carolina hot wings, Asian crab cakes, salmon BLTAs, smokey BBQ burgers, poblano pork tacos, fish and chips, and coconut Thai curry. Outdoor seating area is dog friendly. See Details
Half Fast Subs Half Fast Subs boasts a lengthy menu of cold, stuffed, and vegetarian subs, plus ten different types of cheesesteaks. Front outdoor seating welcomes dogs. See Details
Waterloo Waterloo serves scratch made dishes and handcrafted cocktails in a relaxed Main Street setting with front outdoor seating that welcomes dogs. Sample from a diverse menu that features Texas sized nachos, pulled pork sliders, tomato basil soup, el fuego burgers, chicken street tacos, brisket stuffed avocado, and stacked enchiladas. Opens daily at 11am. See Details
Quaker Steak & Lube Westminster Westminster is the first Quaker Steak & Lube® restaurant located in Colorado. Our Motorsports themed restaurant offers the best wings in Denver with over 25 different wing sauces. We are dog friendly on our patio as long as your dog is friendly and leashed. There is always something happening at The Lube® like Kids Day Mondays, All-U-Can Eat Wings & Shrimp on Tuesday night, our trademark Bike Nite on Wednesdays (during season), Speed Dating and more! See Details
Gordon Biersch Brewery & Restaurant Enjoy German style craft beer and a menu of burgers, sandwiches, flatbreads, and tacos. Yappy Hours are held on Wednesdays and Saturdays on the dog-friendly patio. See Details
Tag Burger Bar Tag Bar offers a wide selection of specialty burgers with names like the Lady Gaga, One Night in Bangkok, Godzilla, and Hang Ten, plus a refreshing selection of craft beer. Dogs are welcome at patio tables. See Details
El Rancho Brewing Co In addition to in-house craft beer on tap, El Rancho offers full breakfast, lunch, and dinner menus that include chicken fried steak, blueberry pancakes, patty melts, ribeye dinners, pan fried trout, and slow cooked BBQ. Dogs are welcome in the deck seating area. See Details
Large Marge's Philly Cheesesteaks Large Marge's Philly Cheesesteaks offers this crowd pleasing dish in a relaxed environment where dogs are welcome at outdoor tables. In addition to 20 kinds of cheesesteak variations, the menu also features hoagies, wraps, fried zucchini, and mac and cheese bites. Open seven days a week from 10am to 9pm. See Details
The Glenn You can sit on their patio with your dog See Details
Dog Haus Biergarten Dog Haus Biergarten is a pet-friendly restaurant serving gourmet all beef skinless hot dogs, hand crafted sausages and premium burgers to Centennial locals and tourists alike. The Dog Haus offers four outdoor tables to guests with Fido in tow and a craving for an Old Town, a smoked bacon wrapped dog, piled high with pickled jalapenos, chipotle aioli, cotija cheese, and caramelized onions. The Biergarten's menu includes hot dogs, sausages, burgers, chicken entrees, build your own dishes, sliders, and sides such as Onion Rings, Chili Cheese Tots, and Haus chili and slaw. Craft beer, Haus wines, and Fosselman's Ice Cream, shakes, and soft serve are available to top it all off. 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
North Side Tavern North Side Tavern serves contemporary tavern eats in a casual and laid-back setting with dog-friendly outside tables. Enjoy delicious menu favorites like shrimp cocktail, beef prime rib dip sandwiches, beef and chorizo tacos, Colorado bison meat loaf, marinated pork chops, and fish and chips. Dogs can join their owners on the outdoor patio. North Side Tavern opens at 11am Monday through Friday and 10am on weekends. See Details