Dog Friendly American Restaurants in Minneapolis, MN

There are 48 pet friendly American restaurants in Minneapolis 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 Minneapolis. Bone appetit!

Pet Friendly The Howe Daily Kitchen & Bar
The Howe Daily Kitchen & Bar Dogs are welcome on the "pawtio" and have their own doggy menu at The Howe Daily Kitchen & Bar! During Yappy Hour from 3pm - 6pm, save $1 off all doggy items like a frozen smoked beef marrow bone, turkey meatloaf, salmon cakes, or a peanut butter-banana non-dairy ice cream. On Wednesdays from 4pm - 10pm, dogs eat free with the purchase of an entree! Humans will enjoy the American fare for breakfast, lunch, dinner and weekend brunch alongside cocktails and over 40 craft beers on tap. See Details
Pet Friendly Stanley's Northeast Bar Room
Stanley's Northeast Bar Room Stanley's offers burgers, sandwiches, and craft beer. Dogs are welcome on the patio where they will receive complimentary water dishes, a dog-friendly menu complete with appetizers, entrees, and desserts. Yappy hour is from 3pm-6pm daily. See Details
Burger Jones Dogs are welcome on the patio during warm, dry weather. Treat your pup to a bunless burger or ice cream sundae from the "Barker Jones Doggy Menu" while you enjoy a gourmet burger that is consistently ranked as the best in the Twin Cities. Burger Jones - Calhoun is open daily for lunch and dinner from 11am to 11pm. See Details
Urban Eatery Urban Eatery's varied menu includes jalapeno mac and cheese, spicy lamb burgers, grilled sun dried tomato pizza, and crispy caprese chicken sandwiches. Patio seating welcomes dogs and offers pleasing views of Lake Calhoun. See Details
Tiny Diner Tiny Diner, located in Minneapolis, MN, is a casual eatery that serves up a variety of delicious fare prepared with fresh, locally-sourced ingredients. Fido is welcome to join you at one of their pet-friendly outdoor tables while you enjoy your meal. Stop in for breakfast and chow down on the Smoked Salmon & Everything bagel with chive cream cheese, cucumbers, pickled red onions, and capers. Or drop by for lunch and try the Bad Breath Burger - a Cajun-spiced beef patty topped with caramelized onions, gorgonzola cheese, and roasted garlic aioli. Tiny Diner is open daily from 7am to 9pm. See Details
Gigi's Cafe Gigi's is a happening coffee house during the day and vibrant dinner spot at night, offering varied cuisine and dog-friendly outdoor seating. The three-meals-a-day menu features biscuits and gravy, corned beef hash, quiche, hot and cold sandwiches, burgers, pizza, chorizo tacos, and chicken pot pie. Dogs are welcome at outdoor tables during the summer. Open 7am to 9pm daily. See Details
Cuzzy's Downtown Cuzzy's Grill & Bar is located two blocks from Minnesota Twins ballpark, offering tasty American fare and dog-friendly outdoor seating. Choose delicious options such as omelets, French toast, burgers, wings, fish and chips, chicken sandwiches, pot roast dinner, and beef stroganoff. Opens at 7am Monday thru Friday, 8am on Saturday. Closed Sundays. See Details
Butcher & The Boar Butcher and the Boar has lots of dog-friendly tables in the Biergarten. The menu is full of American craft food, bourbon, and beer. Offering dishes to share, to taste, and to devour all on your own, you'll find something to satisfy your hunger. You could sink your teeth into their twenty-one day, dry-aged, boneless New York Strip with Jim Beam cream, spiced haricot vert, and almond dust. Combine a dish from the menu with a tap hopped and bitter beer. Butcher and the Boar is open Sunday from 5pm to 10pm and Monday to Saturday from 5pm to 12am. See Details
Red Cow Restaurant & Bar - North Loop Red Cow Restaurant and Bar, located in Minneapolis, MN, is a trendy burger bar and pub that serves up a variety of delicious grub. Choose from menu options including starters, soups, salads, burgers, flatbreads, sandwiches, 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 handcrafted cocktail and an order of the Ahi Crisps - crisps topped with seared tuna, avocado, ponzu, wasabi greens, and smoked pepper aioli. Next, chow down on the Blues Burger - a local grass-fed beef patty topped with Wisconsin bleu cheese and apricot-rosemary-black pepper jam. Or go for the Shrimp Tacos with red curry tempura-battered shrimp, napa cabbage, cilantro lime aioli, pickled red onion, pineapple salsa, and avocado cream in flour tortillas. Red Cow Restaurant and Bar is open Monday through Friday from 11am to 1am, and Saturday through Sunday from 9am to 1am. See Details
Sanctuary Restaurant Sanctuary offers a warm, inviting atmosphere, New American cuisine with international influences, and patio seating that welcomes dogs. An eclectic menu features roast bone marrow, pan-seared duck breast, marinated line caught sturgeon, and pesto wild boar loin. Serves dinner Monday thru Saturday beginning at 5pm; closed Sundays. See Details
Mission American Kitchen & Bar Mission American Kitchen & Bar offers upscale comfort food and seasonal dog-friendly outdoor seating in the heart of downtown. A varied menu features grilled shrimp and spicy sausage, lobster tail, seared ahi tuna, Buffalo chicken salad, Reuben sandwiches, fettuccine bolognese, and Chilean sea bass. Opens at 11am Monday thru Friday, 5pm on Saturday, and is closed on Sundays. See Details
Bad Waitress Breakfast Joint & Coffee Shop The Bad Waitress is dog-friendly. They serve up fresh and sustainable food to their seven pet-friendly tables. By working with local distributors, the restaurant can support other local businesses and instill a philosophy of food ethics and champion important community projects in the fields of recycling, water, transportation, donating, and exercise. On the menu, they serve up breakfast, sandwiches, specials, and desserts. The Amsterdam Hash is on the breakfast menu. It comes with red potatoes, broccoli, red onions, red peppers, mushrooms, and your choice of two eggs or tofu. There are vegan options on the menu as well. The Bad Waitress is open Monday through Friday from 7am to 11pm, Saturday from 7:30am to 11pm, and Sunday from 8am to 10pm. See Details
Monte Carlo Established in 1906, the Monte Carlo has been serving customers for over a hundred years. Outside, you'll find a huge patio area with some dog-friendly tables on it. This popular restaurant offers weekday lunch, evening meals, and Sunday brunch. The menu includes dishes that take inspiration from all over the world, like the seafood fettuccine, chopped beef liver, and the fish and chips. The Monte Carlo is open Monday through Saturday from 11am to 1am and Sunday from 10am to 12am. See Details
Eli's East Food and Cocktails Eli's serves burgers, sandwiches, pasta, and tasty entrees like chicken Marsala and pork tenderloin. Outdoor patio is dog friendly. See Details
Birchwood Cafe Birchwood Cafe is dog-friendly, offering twenty tables outside for dog owners. Starting life as a dairy before becoming a neighborhood grocery, it finally transformed into the cafe that is there today. You and Fido will be able to get breakfast, lunch, dinner, and weekend brunch. The items on the menu change as the seasons do, with most of their produce coming from local organic farms. One of the most original items on the savory breakfast menu is the tofu hash with dandelion chimichurri, lemon tofu spread, pea pods and tendrils, beets, and fermented ramps. There are many items on the menu that are gluten-free and vegan. If you're planning on heading there later on in the day, you can check out the lunch menu for soups, salads, and pie. Birchwood Cafe is open weekdays from 7am to 9pm, Saturday from 8am to 9pm, and Sunday from 8am to 8pm. See Details
Edina Grill Edina Grill has 12 dog-friendly seating options. Located on France Avenue in Edina, Edina Grill offers breakfast, lunch, dinner, and cocktails. From fish and chips to their turkey burger, banana waffle and hashbrowns there's something for everyone at Edina Grill. All of the meals are made from scratch. They are proud to serve a selection of beer on tap, including many Minnesota-made beers. If you prefer a drink from the vine, their small but unique wine list will complement your meal. Edina Grill is open Monday through Thursday from 7am to 10pm, Friday to Saturday from 7am to 11pm, and Sunday from 7am to 9pm. See Details
New Bohemia Wurst & BierHaus New Bohemia Wurst & BierHaus on E Hennepin Avenue is a traditional beer hall with an American twist. This dog-friendly establishment has four tables outside. Their menu features twenty-four different all natural sausages made from whole cuts of meat, right there in Minnesota; buns and pretzels made by hand in the traditional German style; fries hand-cut every day; and toppings made fresh in the kitchen. You can accompany your meal with a glass of local or international craft beer. 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
Eat Street Social Eat Street Social welcome dogs to their outdoor seating. You can choose one of the twenty tables available. They serve brunch, dinner, and cocktails. Their eggs benedict comes with poached eggs, house made Canadian bacon, English muffin, and red eye hollandaise. The hand-crafted sodas on the menu would make an ideal accompaniment to one of their interesting entrees. Eat Street Social is open Monday through Thursday from 4pm to 12am, Friday from 4pm to 1am, Saturday from 10am to 1am, and Sunday from 10am to 12am. See Details
The Loop West End The Loop West End is a dog-friendly restaurant offering a self-proclaimed large variety of menu options to Saint Louis Park locals and tourists alike. Visitors to The Loop West End can bring Fido and head to one of its many outdoor tables to dig into a Mac-n-Cheese Pizza, piled high with bacon, mac and cheese, green onion, and cheddar jack. The Loop's menu is comprised of brunch items, appetizers, soups, salads, sandwiches, pizzas, and entrees such as Kung Pao Tofu, Fish and Chips, Shrimp Fettuccini, and Grilled Flat Iron Steak. Diners with a sweet tooth can indulge in Seasonal Cheesecake or Buttermilk Pudding. The Loop West End is open Monday through Friday from 11am to 2am and Saturday and Sunday from 10am to 2am. See Details
Lou Nanne's Lou Nanne's American Grill has 60 dog-friendly seats. Lou Nanne is a Canadian-born American former National Hockey League defenceman and general manager. He is a member of the United States Hockey Hall of Fame. The American Grill can be found in Edina, MN. The restaurant offers a contemporary American menu featuring fresh and savory food. Macadamia Nut Chicken and Pecan Walleye are just a couple of choices from the house specialties section of the lunch menu. Pair your meal with a wine from the wine menu. Lou Nanne's American Grill is open Monday through Thursday from 7am to 10pm, Friday from 7am to 11pm, Saturday 9am to 11pm, and Sunday from 9am to 9pm. See Details
Libertine Dogs are welcome at the Libertine, where they provide over twenty dog-friendly tables. This hip chop shop provides a concise menu of meaty handhelds, bar snacks, salads, and a number of entrees. Vegetarians will love the Southwestern black bean burger, served with roasted poblano, queso fresco, and pico de gallo. If you're looking for a meaty main course instead, you may want to indulge in the Tennessee hot fried chicken, griddled milk toast and house-made pickles, served with a side of brussel sprouts, miso corn, or garlic mash. The Libertine is open Sunday through Thursday from 3pm to 1am and Friday to Saturday from 3pm to 2am. See Details
Bread & Pickle Bread & Pickle is a dog-friendly concession stand at Lake Harriet that serves breakfast, lunch and dinner from Memorial Day through Labor Day. The sustainably-grown menu includes homemade dog treats sold by the bag for $1.50 for your pup and a chilled lobster and shrimp roll, chicken Caesar salad, a seared Walleye sandwich, and craft beer and wine for humans. See Details
Restaurant Alma Dogs are welcome at Restaurant Alma, where you can relax at one of the four pet-friendly tables outside. Located in a historic building, Alma dishes up meaty American fare and plenty of vegetarian options. Although a la carte options are available, the three-course prix fixe menu is the recommended choice. You could start off your dining experience with octopus terrine, follow it up with mung bean cake and clams, and finish off with some roasted pork belly. Restaurant Alma is open Sunday through Thursday from 5pm to 9pm and Friday to Saturday from 5pm to 10pm. See Details
Keys Cafe Dogs are allowed at Keys Cafe on S 9th Street, where they provide six pet-friendly outdoor tables. The philosophy of the Keys Cafe team is to provide breakfast, lunch, dinner, and desserts created from scratch recipes. For breakfast, you can indulge in one of the Usuals, served with homemade wheat, white, rye, english muffin, sourdough, or multi-grain toast, and Keys jam. There are five options to choose from, an example is the Number One: two fresh eggs, hash browns or fries, and a choice of meat. Alternatively, you may want to indulge in biscuits and gravy, country fried steak, or corned beef hash. Later on in the day, their dinners are served with mashed potatoes, vegetables, homemade butter and bread, and soup, butter, coleslaw, or salad. See Details