Dog Friendly American Restaurants in San Carlos, CA

There are 3 pet friendly American restaurants in San Carlos that welcome dogs at their outdoor tables, and 140 more nearby. 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 San Carlos. Bone appetit!

Pet Friendly Town
Town Cocktails and cold beer to go along with a menu of handcut steaks and chops, and chicken and seafood. Dogs are welcome at outdoor tables. See Details
Pet Friendly The Sandwich Spot
The Sandwich Spot The Sandwich Spot on Laurel Street offers pet-friendly seating outside with four tables so you can bring your pup for a deliciously decked out sandwich. Each location boasts their own specialty sandwiches with creative choices like the triple decker Sunny and Share or the nostalgic Ma's Meatball Sub. You can also build your own sandwich from their selection of breads, toppings, and housemade sauces. There are gluten-free bread choices, too! Just place your order inside at the counter then you can enjoy your custom meal outside with Fido. 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
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 Industrial Road in San Carlos has six 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
Universal Cafe Universal Cafe has been a Mission District staple since 1994, offering an ever changing New American menu featuring a rotating roster of awesome seasonal eats as well as dog-friendly outdoor seating. Sample delicious dishes like house gnocchi with blue cheese, mushroom ravioli, roasted chicken, and char-grilled country pork chops, plus weekday and weekday brunch food. Open for dinner Monday thru Friday at 5:30pm. See Details
BJ's Restaurant & Brewhouse BJ's serves everything from beefy burgers and hearty soups to deep-dish pizza and New Orleans jambalaya. Patio seating is dog friendly. See Details
The Fat Lady Restaurant The Fat Lady serves New American cuisine in a subdued, inviting setting with a comfy outdoor seating area that welcomes dogs. Enjoy lunch and dinner favorites such as dungeness crab cakes, Tuscan chicken sandwiches, seafood pasta, rack of lamb, and ribeye steak. Opens at 11:30am during the week an 9am on weekends. See Details
Plouf Plouf serves upscale seafood dishes in the Financial District in a festive alley-way with dog-friendly terrace seating. Menu consists of clam chowder, oysters, mussels, seasonal sorbet, and vanilla bean creme brulee. Call ahead for hours. See Details
Central Park Bistro Central Park Bistro offers cosmopolitan cuisine and outdoor seating for dogs. Menu includes crab and lobster cakes, wood oven roasted prawns, Chilean sea bass, duck ragout, baby back ribs, and grilled Australian lamb chops. Opens for lunch at 11:30am Monday thru Friday. See Details
Chop Bar Located near Jack London Square, the dog-friendly Chop Bar serves up tasty bistro style food using the best ingredients the Bay are has to offer. Menu includes pork ribs, cassoulet, chicken pot pie, fish stew, and oxtail poutine. Dogs are welcome at outdoor tables. Opens at 8am Monday thru Friday, 9am on weekends. 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
Mel's Drive-In Mel's Drive-In is an iconic '50s-themed, dog-friendly restaurant in San Francisco offering breakfast, lunch and dinner items, as well as famous malts, shakes and desserts. Fido can join you at an outdoor table or dine from the comfort of your car together! See Details
Cameron's Restaurant Cameron's Restaurant is dog-friendly and features an authentic menu of British food, along with a massive selection of tapped, bottled, and canned brews. Enjoy tasty pub eats such as clam chowder, baked potatoes, pizza, pasties, bangers and mash, bacon cheeseburgers, pesto chicken, and meatloaf with mashed potatoes. Dogs are welcome on the patio. See Details
Firehouse Grill & Brewery Brewery with great burgers, sandwiches, ribs, and steaks. They allow pets on their large back patio. See Details
Lazy Dog Restaurant & Bar Lazy Dog Restaurant & Bar is dog friendly! With locations across California, Texas, and Nevada, Lazy Dog Cafe is a dog-themed eatery with cozy surroundings, dog-friendly outdoor seating, and an eclectic menu of hearty American eats. Lazy Dog Cafe will give your dog a bowl of water and even offers a dog menu that includes a choice of a grilled hamburger patty or a grilled chicken breast served with brown rice! See Details
Cafe Flore Cafe Flore has been offering tasty eats, a casual setting, and dog-friendly outdoor seating to locals and tourists alike since 1973. Menu includes flank steak salad, chicken pot pie, mac and cheese, wagyu burgers, and fresh made lobster ravioli. Open 10am to midnight Monday thru Friday, 8am to midnight on weekends. See Details
MoMo's MoMo's offers American food in a sleek atmosphere with plenty of dog-friendly outdoor seating. Hearty menu choices include baked mac and cheese, Thai chili glazed wings, margherita pizza, spiced lamb burgers, gumbo, and prime New York steak. Opens at 11:30am Monday thru Friday, 11am on Saturday, and 10am on Sunday. See Details
The Counter - Fremont Burger place. Dogs are welcome in the patio seating area. See Details
Boudin SF Fresh-baked bread, soups, and sandwiches. Dogs are welcome on the patio. 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
Rick's Cafe Rick's Cafe is a comfortable hang offering classic American eats and dog-friendly outdoor seating. A hearty menu features corned beef and hash, blueberry pancakes, strawberry waffles, apple French toast, Denver omelettes, sweet and savory crepes, taco salad, teriyaki chicken paninis, bacon cheeseburgers, and crab melts. Opens daily at 7:30am. See Details
Buffalo Bill's Brewery Creative craft beers such as the Tasmanian Devil Double Ale, blueberry oatmeal stout, and alimony IPA. Food menu offers burgers, sandwiches, and pizza. Outdoor seating is dog friendly. See Details
Village Pantry Village Pantry has been serving traditional American breakfasts and lunches since 1947 in a cozy space with dog-friendly outdoor seating on weekends. Enjoy specials like the English light breakfast and Village Benedict, plus pancakes, omelettes, scrambles, hot crab sandwiches, California burgers, and grilled tuna melts. Dogs are welcome on the back porch patio. Open 7am to 2pm seven days a week. See Details
Angelicas Fine Dining Enjoy American/Modern European dishes with your pooch in the shade on the patio at Angelica's. The staff is very friendly to people and pups alike. See Details
BrainWash Cafe Laundromat The iconic San Francisco cafe and laundromat serves breakfast, burgers, wings, and beer and wine, together with live nightly stand-up comedy entertainment. Dogs are welcome at sidewalk tables. See Details