Dog Friendly American Restaurants in Potomac, MD

There are 4 pet friendly American restaurants in Potomac that welcome dogs at their outdoor tables, and 288 more nearby. Need help to decide 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 Potomac. Bone appetit!

Pet Friendly Hunter's Bar and Grill
Hunter's Bar and Grill Hunter's Bar and Grill in Potomac, MD provides a relaxed atmosphere where you can enjoy fine dining with Fido at their five dog-friendly tables outside. You'll find succulent entrees like the Seared Jumbo Sea Scallops, Sliced Tenderloin, or Linguine with Clams. They serve a number of vegetarian and gluten free options, too, along with several signature burgers. Brunch is served on Sunday. Hunter's offers a wide selection of wine, beer, and cocktails. See Details
Pet Friendly Five Guys
Five Guys Five Guys, located in Potomac, 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
Elevation Burger Elevation Burger, located at Park Potomac Avenue, Potomac, is a casual burger joint that serves up a variety of American fare. Fido is welcome to join you at one of their eight pet-friendly outdoor tables while you enjoy your meal. Try the Elevation Burger - two organic, grass-fed, free-range beef patties piled high with the toppings of your choice (lettuce, tomato, onions, pickles, caramelized onions, mushrooms, jalapenos, cheddar, bacon, balsamic Dijon, mayo, bleu cheese sauce, hot pepper relish, and more!) Or go for a Veggie Burger made with organic whole grains and veggies seasoned with organic spices. Before you head out, be sure to try one of their made-to-order Shakes, created with either chocolate, vanilla, or coffee ice cream, and two mix-ins of your choice (bananas, strawberries, mango, blueberries, Oreos, black cherry, organic cheesecake, key lime, chocolate syrup, and more.) See Details
MoCo's Founding Farmers MoCo's Founding Farmers is a dog-friendly restaurant and bar in Potomac, MD. Fido is welcome to join you at an umbrella-covered table on their outdoor patio. Their menu options include breakfast, lunch and dinner. Enjoy their fresh-baked bread and ice cream churned in-house. See Details
Art and Soul Art and Soul in Washington DC is dog friendly! The restaurant features an inventive, Southern-inspired menu and modern cocktails with dog-friendly patio seating. Art & Soul has a dog menu with creatively named items like The Hungry Dawg and Peanut-Banana Pupsicles. The menu for humans features a varied array of delicious options including bacon cheddar cornbread, braised short rib empanadas, seared diver scallops, duck leg confit, and fried Amish chicken. See Details
Logan Tavern Fill up on delicious American comfort grub at this well-loved Logan Circle favorite where dogs are welcome at outdoor tables. Tasty menu options include ginger calamari, baked meatballs, PEI mussels, chipotle fried chicken, shrimp po'boys, bison burgers, and Cajun rubbed salmon. Opens at 11:30am during the week, 10:30am on weekends. See Details
Virtue Feed & Grain Fido can join you at an outdoor table with waterfront views on the patio at the dog-friendly Virtue Feed & Grain in Old Town Alexandria, VA. This restored feed and grain warehouse from the 1800s serves upscale, farm-fresh American pub-fare, has a large bourbon collection and also serves local beers. See Details
Peacock Cafe Established in 1991, Peacock Cafe is a tradition in Georgetown life. It is one of the friendliest restaurants and bars to enjoy an eclectic menu that offers something for everyone. Around the clock, lunch to dinner into the night, Peacock Cafe attracts followers. There is outdoor sidewalk seating during seasonal weather. Inside, the cosmopolitan interior offer view of a charming courtyard. We are proud to have Chef Maziar Farivar featured at the prestigious James Beard Foundation Dinner in NYC in 2010 and 2012, and just recently Chef Maziar has been selected amongst the group of 60 chefs across the U.S. to the "Diplomatic Culinary Partnership Initiative" ,Setting the Table for Diplomacy, thru the Department of State.

Peacock Cafe has a wonderful outdoor area and on the weekends it's the neighborhood place to go with your dog.
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Lost Dog Cafe Dunn Loring The Original Lost Dog Café has rescued, sponsored and placed hundreds of abandoned and unwanted animals over the past 13 years. See Details
Commissary This laid-back neighborhood cafe lends itself well to everything from a cold afternoon beer to a tasty breakfast bite. Delicious menu options include chicken nachos, thin crust pizza, grilled salmon, steak frites, coconut curry stir fry, patty melts, and fish tacos. Dogs are welcome at outdoor tables during the summer. Opens daily at 8am. See Details
Makers Union Pub Makers Union is a neighborhood pub in Reston, VA serving food and destination drinks crafted with local ingredients and local makers in mind. Fido is welcome to join you at an outdoor table on the pet-friendly patio. See Details
Chef Geoff's Chef Geoff's is known for its reliable, classic American cuisine, fabulous Sunday jazz brunches, and a spacious outdoor dining section that welcomes dogs. Menu features honey-sriracha wings, crispy calamari, Hawaiian pizza, jumbo lump crabcake sandwiches, wild mushroom ravioli, and Italian sausage penne, plus and extensive selection of craft cocktails and global wines. Opens at 11:30am Monday thru Saturday, 10:30am on Sunday. See Details
Tupelo Honey Cafe Tupelo Honey Cafe pays homage to Southern culinary traditions with a menu full of classic dishes and modern spins on old favorites. You can stop by with Fido at this location in Arlington where there are eight dog-friendly tables outside. The menu features sandwiches, salads, snacks, and mains for any palate. Entrees include decadent dishes like the Cauliflower Steak, Sweet Tea Roasted Chicken, or Tupelo Shrimp and Grits. Brunch is a popular affair with popular dishes like the Appalachian Breakfast or Red Flannel Hash. Don't miss out on the drink menu with craft cocktails, Bloody Marys, mimosas, wine, and beer. See Details
Mele Bistro This cozy neighborhood favorite dishes up lovingly-prepared Continental cuisine and offers dog-friendly patio seating. The farm-to-table menu is focused on fresh seafood, homemade pasta, and aged North American meats. Dogs are welcome at covered front tables. Opens daily at 11am. See Details
Bagel Cafe Omelets and bagels for breakfast, salads, classic and specialty sandwiches for lunch. Dogs welcome in outdoor cafe area. No fencing around tables to keep dogs out. See Details
GCDC Savor a spin on the classic American sandwich. GCDC serves signature and build-your-own grilled cheese sandwiches, plus beer and wine. Outdoor seating is dog friendly. See Details
The Coupe Dogs are welcome at six outdoor tables at this French-American cafe. The Coupe serves breakfast, lunch, brunch, and dinner daily. Menu items include a grilled cheese sandwich paired with tomato-basil soup, spinach-rhubarb salad, avocado toast, and sriracha glazed wings. Wash it all down with a cortado or tiki punch. The Coupe is open daily from 7am until close. See Details
B DC Penn Quarter Dogs are welcome at more than twenty outdoor tables at this restaurant. B DC Penn Quarter specializes in gourmet burgers and has a large selection of bourbons and craft beers for lunch and dinner. The restaurant also serves Sunday brunch with bottomless Jim Beam bourbon sours and mimosas in addition to breakfast burgers, eggs Benedict, steak and eggs, and Nashville hot chicken and biscuits. B DC is open Sunday - Thursday 11am - 11pm, Friday - Saturday 11am - midnight. See Details
The Warehouse Dogs are welcome to be leashed on the other side of the fence at four outdoor tables at this Old Town fine dining restaurant. The Warehouse serves classic Cajun cuisine in an upscale environment that is perfect for a special occasion or date night. Menu items include crawfish and shrimp beignets, grilled ?filet mignon topped with jumbo lump crab and sauce bearnaise with fresh asparagus and smashed potatoes, crawfish etouffee, Cajun meatloaf, and crab cakes. The Warehouse is open for lunch, dinner, and weekend brunch; hours of operation are Monday - Thursday 11am - 10pm, Friday 11am - 10:30pm, Saturday 9am - 11pm, Sunday 9am - 9pm. See Details
Lost Dog Cafe The Original Lost Dog Café has rescued, sponsored, and placed hundreds of abandoned and unwanted animals over the past 13 years. This popular eatery offers salads, a huge selection of hot and cold sandwiches, gourmet pizza, pasta, and milkshakes. Outdoor seating is dog friendly, weather permitting. See Details
Old Town Pour House With its modern design and lively atmosphere, Old Town Pour House is an excellent choice for a Happy Hour gathering or dinner with friends. With over 90 craft brews from across the globe on tap, even the most fickle of beer lovers will find a libation to their liking. A made-from-scratch American menu includes Buffalo shrimp, crab fondue, BBQ chicken salad, duck reuben sandwiches, pork chops, and rigatoni. The spacious sidewalk outdoor seating area is dog friendly. See Details
Tonic at Quigley's Pharmacy With a casual atmosphere and dog-friendly patio, this Foggy Bottom eatery is a great spot for a burger and a cold beer. Enjoy American comfort food just like mom used to make, including Buffalo chicken tots, lemony shrimp, Angus Beef burgers, baby crab cakes, fish tacos, fiesta taco salad, mac and cheese, and pizza. Opens at 11am during the week and 10am on weekends. See Details
Fosters Grille Excellent food, friendly staff and perfect fido atmosphere. See Details
Foxfire Grill Specializing in American Cuisine, Foxfire Grill is known for filet mignon, Terri's chicken pasta, Nadine's meatloaf, parmesan crusted chicken, and grilled spiced shrimp. Outdoor seating is dog friendly. See Details