Dog Friendly American Restaurants in Pleasanton, CA

There are 11 pet friendly American restaurants in Pleasanton 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 Pleasanton. Bone appetit!

Pet Friendly Eddie Papa's American Hangout
Eddie Papa's American Hangout Eddie Papa's American Hangout is the place to go to chill with your dog over cuisine from across the states. Savor delicious offerings like Californian omelets, St. Louis toasted raviolis, Hawaiian poke, Harlem fried chicken and waffles, Arizona pork belly, and the Big Eddie bacon cheeseburger. Dogs are welcome at outdoor tables. See Details
Pet Friendly Red Robin Gourmet Burgers
Red Robin Gourmet Burgers Red Robin offers traditional American fare with gourmet burgers, fries, and shakes in a casual, family-friendly environment. A dog friendly-patio with six tables is available for guests dining with Fido. The patio fills up quickly, so calling ahead to ensure pet-friendly availability is recommended. A full bar offers beer, wine, margaritas, creative cocktails, brew infusions, and boozy ice cream shakes. Red Robin is open Sunday through Thursday from 11am to 10pm and Friday and Saturday 11am to 11pm. See Details
Bill's Cafe Bill's Cafe, located in Pleasanton, CA, is a casual eatery that serves up an array of tasty American-style dishes. Choose from menu options including omelettes, egg scrambles, pancakes, French toast, waffles, soups, salads, sandwiches, burgers, and more. Fido is welcome to join you at one of their several pet-friendly outdoor tables while you enjoy your meal. Try the Chilaquiles - scrambled eggs, corn tortillas, chorizo, onions, jalapenos, jack cheese, and freshly-made salsa. If you're stopping by for lunch, chow down on the French Dip Sandwich with thinly-sliced sirloin and melted jack cheese on a grilled French roll, served with au jus. Or go for the Santa Fe Chicken Salad with mixed greens, corn, black beans, chicken breast, tomato, jack cheese, fresh avocado, crispy homemade tortilla strips, and lime-cilantro vinaigrette. Bill's Cafe is open Monday through Thursday from 7am to 2:30pm, and Friday through Sunday from 7am to 3pm. See Details
Salt Craft Salt Craft, located in Pleasanton, CA, is a trendy eatery that serves up a variety of delicious New American fare. Fido is welcome to join you at one of their pet-friendly outdoor tables while you enjoy your meal. Start off with an order of the Szechuan Cauliflower with house chili sauce, green onions, and sesame seeds. Next, chow down on the Roasted Duck Breast with prune and beech mushroom tartine and watercress. Or stop by for lunch and try the highly-recommended Chef’s Lamb Pastrami On Coffee Rye with secret sauce, pickled onions, and coriander. Salt Craft is open Monday through Friday from 8am to 9pm, and Saturday through Sunday from 9am to 9pm. See Details
SideTrack Bar & Grill SideTrack Bar & Grill, located in Pleasanton, CA, is a casual eatery that serves up a variety of delicious American fare. Fido is welcome to join you at one of their pet-friendly outdoor tables while you enjoy your meal. Start off with a cold beer and an order of the Fresh Chicken Wings in your choice of Cajun Dry Rub or Maui Waui BBQ. Next, chow down on the Texas BBQ Burger topped with braised pork, crispy onions, sharp cheddar, and wasabi coleslaw. Or go for the Spinach For Veronica Salad with wilted spinach, rigatoni, bacon, gorgonzola, caramelized onions, and red bell peppers. SideTrack Bar & Grill is open Monday through Wednesday from 11am to 10pm, Thursday through Friday from 11am to 12am, Saturday from 10am to 12am, and Sunday from 10am to 9pm. See Details
Togo's Sandwiches Togo's Sandwiches has made a name for itself by offering specialty sandwiches stuffed with fresh ingredients that are sure to please. You can order to go or dine in with your pup at this location in Pleasanton on Santa Rita Road where there are three dog-friendly tables. The sandwich selections feature classic deli options, roast beef, turkey, West Coast pastrami, and veggies aplenty. You can choose one of their signatures like the Chicken Salad sandwich or Viva Veggie. You can choose to build your own grinder from their list of breads, cheeses, veggies, meats, and gluten-free options like the bowl. Just remember to bring Fido and a big appetite! Please note that table service isn't available, so Fido will have to wait outside while you order. See Details
Tri Valley Bistro Tri Valley Bistro, located in Pleasanton, CA, is a stylish joint that serves up elevated New American fare. Fido is welcome to join you at one of their pet-friendly outdoor tables while you enjoy your meal. Tri Valley Bistro is open Tuesday through Thursday from 11:30am to 2:30pm, then 4:30pm to 9:30pm, Friday from 11:30am to 2:30pm, then 4:30pm to 10pm, Saturday from 10am to 2:30pm, then 4:30pm to 10pm, and Sunday from 10am to 2:30pm, then 4:30pm to 9:30pm. See Details
Donut King Donut King is a dog-friendly cafe and grill serving breakfast, lunch, and handcrafted donuts to Kensington locals and tourists alike. The eatery offers two outdoor tables to dog owners wanting to dig into a Honey Dip donut alongside their canine companion. Its bakery and cafe menu includes a range of donuts, muffins, bagels, croissants, scones, smoothies, and iced and hot coffee and teas. Its deli and grill's menu includes breakfast sandwiches, platters, omelets, and quesadillas, and lunch wraps, paninis, cold sandwiches, pitas, hot subs, soups, and salads. Donut King is open Monday through Friday from 5am to 7pm, Saturday from 6am to 6pm and Sunday from 6am to 3pm. See Details
Cheese Steak Shop Cheese Steak Shop is a dog-friendly restaurant serving authentic Philly Cheese Steak sandwiches to Pleasanton locals and tourists alike. The Shop offers two outdoor tables to dog owners wanting to dig into a meal alongside their canine companion. Cheese Steak Shop's menu is made up of dishes such as an Italian Hoagie Sandwich, Fresh Veggie Sandwiches, salads, and classic and premium cheese steak rolls stuffed with bacon, spinach, mushrooms, barbeque, garlic, pepperoni, or chili peppers. A variety of genuine Tastykakes are available to top it all off. 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 Johnson Drive in Pleasanton has seven 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
Mr Pickle's Sandwich Shop Mr Pickle's Sandwich Shop on Hopyard Road is home to two dog-friendly tables outside. These sandwich specialists like to use produce grown fresh in California, high-quality Deli meats and cheese, and freshly baked San Francisco-style bread. They combine all of these things, and as if by magic, produce a plethora of gourmet sandwiches, salads, and soups. On the menu, you'll find a number of specialty sandwiches, such as the Kickin' Chicken: chicken breast, signature baja sauce, hot sauce, and pepper jack with everything 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
St. Michael's Alley St. Michael's Alley offers healthy, fresh fare and welcomes dogs to dine on their picturesque open-air patio. A varied menu features ahi tuna poke, crispy pork belly, seared wild sea scallops, sauteed salmon in red curry sauce, and cassoulet with duck confit. Opens at 11:30am Tuesday thru Friday, 10am on weekends, and is closed Mondays. See Details
Ed's Mudville Grill Patrons of Ed's Mudville Grill won't have to worry about striking out at lunch or dinner thanks to a tasty menu that includes chili, wings, crispy ravioli, quesadillas, burgers, Chicago dawgs, BBQ pork ribs, brisket tacos, po'boys, and Italian chicken. Dogs are welcome on the tree covered outdoor deck with heaters for the colder nights. See Details
Lazy Dogs Classic American eats with a large dog-friendly outdoor seating area. See Details
Original Mel's Upholding a tradition started way back in 1947, Original Mel's delivers classic diner eats in a 50s era setting with dog-friendly outdoor tables. A plethora of breakfast, lunch, and dinner favorites populate the menu, including chorizo and eggs, strawberry hotcakes, western skillets, patty melts, prime rib sandwiches, Hawaiian burgers, deep fried chicken, grilled pork chops, and steak and shrimp. Opens at 6am daily. Enjoy a trip back in time at Original Mel's. See Details
Library on Main Cozy bistro in a former library offers new American comfort food such as fried wings, braised brisket, nachos, and fish 'n chips. Patio seating is dog friendly. See Details
Zephyr Grill and Bar Zephyr has fine food, a full bar, and a lengthy wine list. Dogs are welcome on the outdoor patio seating area. Great place to go after an afternoon of wine tasting in the Livermore Valley. See Details
Boardwalk Grill Choose from a wide range of diverse dishes from Ahi fish tacos and three cheese lasagna, to prime rib and spicy meatball sandwiches. Patio seating is dog friendly. See Details
Boudin SF Fresh-baked bread, soups, and sandwiches. Dogs are welcome on the patio. See Details
The Counter - Fremont Burger place. Dogs are welcome in the patio seating area. See Details
Jack's Restaurant and Bar Salads, burgers, pasta, and six types of mac n' cheese. Large outdoor patio welcomes dogs. See Details
Lazy Dog Designed just for dogs. They even have a menu for dogs. See Details
Fat Maddie's Fat Maddie's serves burgers, sandwiches, gyros, pork chops, and Southern fried chicken. Outdoor tables are dog friendly. See Details
The Prolific Oven Located in the heart of Silicon Valley, The Prolific Oven serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner cuisine in a modern, casual setting that welcomes dogs at outdoor tables. Popular menu choices include berry French toast, butter pecan waffles, California omelettes, turkey tomato pesto melts, shrimp club sandwiches, portabello paninis, and prawn linguine. Call ahead for hours. See Details