Dog Friendly American Restaurants in Sacramento, CA

There are 33 pet friendly American restaurants in Sacramento 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 Sacramento. Bone appetit!

Pet Friendly The Shack
The Shack The Shack offers scratch-made fare in a cozy setting and offers a dog-friendly patio. Choose delicious menu options like Cajun bacon blue burgers, reubens, tuna melts, fish and chips, and roasted turkey sandwiches. Open daily at 11am. See Details
Pet Friendly Bella Bru Cafe
Bella Bru Cafe Bella Bru Cafe is a cozy spot for breakfast, lunch, and dinner, offering a cosmopolitan menu in a casual setting with outdoor seating that welcomes dogs. Enjoy a varied lineup of dishes that includes shrimp tacos, grilled steak sliders, strawberry spinach salad, French dip sandwiches, margherita pizza, mushroom meatloaf, and spaghetti bolognese. Opens daily at 7:30am. See Details
Oak Park Brewing Company Craft beer and a menu that includes hot pastrami and Caribbean jerk short ribs. Great dog friendly outdoor patio with dog treats made on site. See Details
Burgers and Brew Burgers, salads, and amazing beer selection. Dogs are welcome on the patio and the staff are very pet-friendly. See Details
Firestone Public House Featuring 60 beers on tap and a large, American-inspired, creative menu, Firestone Public House at the corner of 16th and L Streets is the premier place to enjoy happy hour, game day entertainment and get-togethers. Featuring 22 flat screens, an unrivaled sound system and two outdoor patios, the restaurant is the ideal sports and entertainment venue. See Details
Evan's Kitchen Evan's Kitchen is a family-owned and operated restaurant serving a menu of gourmet American cuisine. Dogs are welcome at outdoor seating. See Details
Ambrosia Cafe Ambrosia offers an exciting, delicious take on salads, sandwiches, and pastries. Minestrone soup, seasonal quiche, roasted turkey sandwiches, and chocolate peanut butter bars are just some of the delicious options available. Grab a bite at an outside table and have your dog join you. See Details
Roxy Restaurant and Bar Roxy features diverse offerings such as crispy calamari and peppers, Elvis beef burger, and roasted spaghetti squash. The patio is dog friendly with water bowls and treats available. See Details
Hook & Ladder Manufacturing Co. Hook & Ladder offers New American comfort food and local beers in an industrial-chic space. A creative menu features meat and cheese platters, grilled octopus salad, duck confit pizza, roasted chili gnocchi, bacon wrapped pork tenderloin, and seared day boat scallops. Dogs are welcome at front outdoor patio tables. See Details
Iron Horse Tavern Menu includes fried chicken 'n pancakes, green eggs and ham, rib eye steak sandwiches, BBQ garlic chicken pizza, and Asian style street tacos. The spacious patio welcomes dogs. See Details
Esquire Bar & Grill Esquire offers elegant decor, unique American cuisine, and dog-friendly outdoor tables in the heart of downtown Sacramento. The menu features New England clam chowder, ahi tuna poke, grilled chicken salad, Angus burgers, pan-fried California petrale sole, and housemade ribbon pasta. Opens at 11am Monday thru Friday and 5pm on Saturday; closed Sundays. See Details
Cafeteria 15L Cafeteria 15L is a dog-friendly restaurant serving traditional dishes "created with a twist to evoke the nostalgia and comfort of a home-cooked meal." Visitors to 15L can bring Fido and head to one of the tables on its two outdoor patios to dig into a plate of Buttermilk Fried Chicken Strips served with ranch and Thai chili dipping sauces. The Cafeteria's menu is comprised of brunch items, small plates, soups, salads, sandwiches, and entrees such as Fish and Chips, Chicken and Waffle, Shrimp Scampi, and Slow Braised Beef Shortrib. Cafeteria 15L is open for brunch Saturday and Sunday from 9:00am to 3:00pm; for lunch Monday through Friday from 11:30am to 2:00pm; for dinner Monday through Thursday from 5:00pm to 9:30pm, Friday from 5:00pm to 11:00pm, Saturday from 4:00pm to 11:00pm and Sunday from 4:00pm to 8:00pm. See Details
Zinfandel Grille Live jazz livens up this Mediterranean/American spot. Dine outdoors and your dog can join you, they'll even bring him a water bowl. See Details
Taylor's Kitchen Taylor's Kitchen is a classy and casual eatery offering a sophisticated menu and dog-friendly outdoor seating, weather permitting. Choose from creative options such as chilled gypsy pepper soup, veal sweetbreads, pork loin chops, ahi tuna, dry aged ribeye, and red velvet cheesecake for dessert Open 5pm to 9pm Tuesday thru Saturday. See Details
Kupros Craft House A rotating selection of craft beer complements a food menu that includes nachos, curried tofu salads, hero burgers, poutine, and crispy wings. Outdoor seating is dog friendly. See Details
Burgess Brothers Burgers Burgers, sandwiches, BBQ plates, and milkshakes. Outdoor seating is dog friendly. See Details
Buckhorn Grill An upscale, quick-service restaurant, Buckhorn Grill is a dog-friendly spot to enjoy bbq, sandwiches, and salads in Sacramento. The Grill offers five outdoor tables to dog owners wanting to dig into a platter of Smokey Garlic Pulled Pork alongside Fido. Buckhorn's menu is made up of sandwiches, burgers, salads, sides such as Roadhouse Onions, Red Mashers and Gravy, Cornbread Muffins, and Sweet Potato Fries, and platters of Char-Roasted Tri Tip, BBQ Chicken, Smoked Sausage, and Bayou Pepper Salmon. 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
Flip n Shake Flip n Shake specializes in gourmet burgers that will fill you up without breaking the bank. Fido can tag along for a meal at their five dog-friendly tables. Signature burgers include creations like the Bulgogi Burger or Texas Burger. You can also choose a veggie patty to make your meal vegetarian. You'll also find sandwiches like a classic Philly cheesesteak or the Southern Fried Chicken Sandwich. Follow that all up with a shake in flavors like strawberry, chocolate, peanut butter, and mint. They are also home to favorite snacks like fried zucchini sticks and gourmet fries. Flip n Shake is open Monday through Saturday from 10:30am to 8:30pm and Sunday from 10:30am to 6:00pm. See Details
Elephant Bar Restaurant Elephant Bar Restaurant, located at Arden Way, Sacramento, is an eatery that serves up scratch-made American and globally-inspired cuisine. Choose from menu options including starters, soups, salads, burgers, sandwiches, steak, ribs, chicken, pot roast, tacos, seafood, beef, lamb, noodles, and more. Fido is welcome to join you at one of their eleven pet-friendly outdoor tables while you enjoy your meal. Start off with a craft cocktail and an order of the Hawaiian Ahi Poke with raw sashimi-grade Ahi tuna, crispy wonton chips, mango, sesame seeds, baby arugula, avocado, green onions, and cilantro. Next, chow down on the Caramelized Pear and Bleu Cheese Burger - a half-pound charbroiled prime rib burger topped with gorgonzola cheese, caramelized pears, balsamic onions, arugula, and mayo. Or go for the Braised Lamb Shank with home-made pan gravy, garlic mashed potatoes, and spinach. See Details
Mimi's Cafe Open all day, Mimi's Cafe on Alta Arden Expy is a great place to bring Fido for breakfast, lunch, or dinner. This neighborhood cafe serves lots of American dishes, like soups, appetizers, sides, items from the grill, and a number of classic dishes. If you're looking for a taste of France, you can try something from their Touch of France menu. This European selection includes coastal shrimp pasta, roasted chicken crepes, chicken and shrimp jambalaya, quiche Florentine, and Provencal veggie pasta. For dessert, you can indulge in a French silk slab pie, a chocolate custard petite parfait, or a slice of creme brulee cheesecake. See Details
Morton's The Steakhouse The first Morton's opened its doors in 1978. Since then, they have grown to over seventy-four worldwide locations. At Morton's The Steakhouse on Capitol Mall, you'll discover six pet-friendly tables for dogs and their owners. The menu features USDA prime-aged steak, fresh seafood, hand-picked produce, appetizers, and desserts. Start your dining experience off with one of the appetizers, such as Ahi tuna tower, broiled sea scallops, tuna tacos, or short rib steak tacos. You can follow it up with a baked five onion soup, a chopped salad, a prime steak, or a rack of lamb. And, for dessert, you can indulge in Morton's legendary hot chocolate cake or a creme brulee. See Details
Meet and Eat Meet and Eat, located in Sacramento, CA, is a casual eatery that serves up a variety of delicious dishes. 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 Chili Cheese Fries topped with homemade chili, cheddar, and jalapenos. Next, chow down on the Caspian Melt with garlic and herb-marinated eggplant, onions, grilled tomato, provolone cheese, mixed greens, mayo, and a fried egg on grilled brioche bread. Or go for the Pork Belly Tacos filled with oven slow-roasted pork belly, lettuce, radishes, vinegar slaw, creamy cilantro sauce, and spicy avocado salsa. Meet and Eat is open daily from 8am to 10pm. See Details
Beach Hut Deli Beach Hut Deli is a dog-friendly spot to find artfully crafted sandwiches and libations featuring local ingredients. Visitors to Sacramento craving a sandwich piled high with pastrami, avocado, bacon, and cream cheese, can head to one of the Deli's fifteen outdoor tables to dig into a Santa Cruz sandwich alongside Fido. Beach Hut's menu is made up of Beach Munchies such as nachos, pasta and potato salad, and hot dogs, hot and cold sandwiches, salads, breakfast items, and more. 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
The Habit Burger Grill The Habit Burger Grill believes in juicy, handcrafted burgers and sandwiches that are made to order. This location in Sacramento provides dog-friendly seating with a few outside for your pooch. Some locations also offer a drive-through so you can stay on the go with Fido. Their signature burgers, Charburgers, are grilled over an open flame and served with tons of flavor like the Roasted Garlic Portabella Char or classic Double Charburger. You can also chow down on a custom sandwich like the chicken club or veggie burger with your choice of bun. Don't forget dessert! The Habit Burger Grill offers frozen treats like shakes, malts, and sundaes for a classic burger joint experience. 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