Dog Friendly American Restaurants in Tampa, FL

There are 71 pet friendly American restaurants in Tampa 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 Tampa. Bone appetit!

Pet Friendly GrillSmith Carrollwood
GrillSmith Carrollwood GrillSmith Restaurant in the Carrollwood area of Tampa has a spacious outdoor patio where you can sit and eat with your dog. Menu features spicy Thai shrimp, BBQ pulled pork flatbread, bourbon salmon, center-cut sirloin, and chicken caprese, plus handcrafted margaritas, martinis, and sangria. See Details
Pet Friendly Kona Grill
Kona Grill Made from scratch contemporary American food, from flatbreads and sandwiches to pork tenderloin and lobster mac & cheese. Outdoor seating is dog friendly. See Details
Ellas Folkart Cafe Artsy cafe serves pizza, burgers, pork chops, and stuffed chicken. Outdoor tables welcome dogs. See Details
Ballyhoo Grill Seafood, pasta, steaks, and oysters are on the menu at Ballyhoo. Outdoor seating area welcomes dogs. See Details
City Dog Cantina Sample from a full breakfast, lunch, and dinner menu. Dogs are welcome at outdoor tables. See Details
Cafe Dufrain Cafe Dufrain offers upscale American fare and a beautiful waterfront patio where dogs are welcome. A seasonal menu features delicious options such as Asian style ribs, crispy chicken wings, pan-seared white fish, Argentinian skirt steak, shrimp tacos, and and an extensive selection of beer, wine, spirits, and cocktails. Open Monday thru Saturday 11:30am to 10pm; closed on Sundays. See Details
Marlow's Tavern Marlow's serves big bar sandwiches, tavern burgers, grilled turkey meatloaf, and pan-seared barramundi. Covered patio seating is dog friendly. See Details
Ciccio Cali Ciccio Cali offers hearty bowls, wraps, stirfrys, pizza, and local craft beers on tap. Dogs are welcome at patio tables,. See Details
Yeoman's Cask & Lion Located in the heart of downtown Tampa, Yeoman's Cask & Lion serves authentic British fare and American bistro dishes in a festive atmosphere that welcomes dogs on the outdoor patio. Marvel a diverse menu chock full of eclectic anglophile food monikers, such as Churchill crisps, Buckingham salad, Fergie melt, Prince Charles sandwich, Double Decker burger, and the familiar shepherd's pie, plus cask ale and craft beer to help wash it down. Opens daily at 11am. See Details
On Swann Contemporary American Bistro with an eclectic menu of locally sourced dishes such as carrot soup, fig tarts, lamb meatballs, shishito peppers, gnocchi, and beef ribeye. The spacious outdoor terrace is dog friendly. See Details
Pour House The Pour House offers a wide variety of brews and welcomes dogs both indoors and outdoors. See Details
EATS! American Grill With a menu that takes you on a culinary journey across America, EATS! showcases classic dishes that exude comfort and deliciousness. Enjoy favorites such as the Midwest BLT, fried pork chop sandwich, award-winning burgers, and decadent desserts. Dogs are welcome at outdoor tables. See Details
Burger 21 Burger 21 serves 100% Angus beef craft burgers, chicken and turkey burgers, gourmet hot dogs, and hand-spun signature milkshakes. The Bayou burger and salted caramel pretzel shake are not to be missed. Outdoor tables are dog friendly. See Details
Panera Bread The dog-friendly Panera Bread's eclectic deli/bakery menu includes soups, salads, hot and cold sandwiches, and pastries and cookies for dessert. Great place for a light lunch or dinner. Outdoor seating area welcomes dogs. See Details
Datz Tampa If you've been looking for comfort food with flair, check out Datz Tampa, which has eight pet-friendly outdoor tables where you and your dog can enjoy a dealicious meal on a beautiful day. Datz features American classics like hot dogs, burgers, and tacos, as well as craft beers and bourbon-based drinks. Try a house favorite like the Creole shrimp and grits or Barry C's stuffed meatloaf, which was featured on the Travel Channel, and make sure to save room for one of their baked goods, which are baked fresh every day next door at Dough. See Details
The Blind Goat Food and Drink Co If you're looking for a great place for a meal or drinks, check out The Blind Goat Food and Drink Co, which has several pet-friendly outdoor tables where you and your dog can enjoy a meal on a beautiful day. The Blind Goat features local craft beers, feature cocktails, and American cuisine, including pizzas, wings, and sandwiches. Build your own pizza or try a specialty like the Green Thumb, topped with zucchini, bell peppers, artichokes, and mushrooms, and wash it down with a glass of Goat Punch- a specialty house cocktail made with a secret recipe. It even comes with a custom Blind Goat pint glass that you get to take home with you! See Details
Hooters Hooters, located in Tampa, is a well-known bar and eatery that offers up an array of tasty pub grub served by the famed Hooters Girls. Choose from menu options including appetizers, wings, salads, sandwiches, tacos, burgers, seafood, and more. Fido is welcome to join you at one of their twelve pet-friendly outdoor tables while you enjoy your meal. Start off with a cold beer and an order of the Tex Mex Nachos - fresh chips topped with cheese, chili, guacamole, lettuce, pico de gallo, jalapenos, sour cream, and zesty chipotle sauce. Next, chow down on the Baja Fish Tacos with grilled or crispy fish, pico de gallo, fresh cabbage, and special sauce. Or go for the Texas Cheesesteak Sandwich with steak, sauteed onions, green peppers, mushrooms, provolone cheese, queso, Daytona Beach sauce, pico de gallo, and sliced jalapenos! See Details
Michael's Grill If you're looking for a place to get a great meal, check out Michael's Grill, which has several pet-friendly outdoor tables where you and your dog can enjoy a delicious meal while soaking up the beautiful Floridian sunshine. Michael's prides themselves on their exceptional service and high-quality ingredients used in their dishes. Try a pasta dish or salad or go for an entree like the wasabi crusted tuna, crispy peanut chicken, or peach duck. Make sure to pair your meal with a rink from the full liquor bar or the beer and wine list. See Details
First Watch First Watch, located in Tampa, is a casual cafe-style eatery that serves up a variety of delicious dishes. Fido is welcome to join you at one of their four pet-friendly outdoor tables while you enjoy your meal. Try the Chile Chorizo Omelette filled with chorizo, avocado, green chilies, roasted onions, cheddar, Monterey jack, sour cream, and house-made pico de gallo. Or go for the Smoked Salmon Eggs Benedict - two poached eggs atop toasted ciabatta, topped with wild Alaskan smoked Sockeye salmon, red onion, tomato, and hollandaise, served with lightly dressed organic mixed greens. If you're stopping by for lunch, chow down on the Roast Beef and Havarti Sandwich with roast beef, horseradish Havarti, house-roasted onions, tomato, and lemon-dressed arugula on grilled parmesan-crusted sourdough, served with a side of horseradish sauce. See Details
Burger Monger Using one hundred percent Akaushi Beef, Burger Monger is a dog-friendly restaurant serving Tampa locals and tourists alike. The restaurant offers two outdoor tables to dog owners wanting to dig into a Chili Cheese Dog or Lettuce Protein Wrap alongside Fido. Burger Monger's menu is made up of burgers, hot dogs, salads, fresh cut fries, Bacon Mac and Cheese, and additional toppings, sauces, and cheeses, for its burgers. Customers with a sweet tooth can indulge in a shake, malt, or brownie. 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
Haven Haven, located in Tampa, FL, is a chic eatery that serves up a variety of delicious fare in a warm, comfortable atmosphere. Fido is welcome to join you at one of their many pet-friendly outdoor tables while you enjoy your meal. Start off with a glass of wine and an order of the Roasted Zucchini with aged provolone, pickled Fresno peppers, and mint pesto. Next, tuck into the Filet Mignon with burnt broccoli, crushed sunchoke, truffle and oyster sauce. Or go for the Crispy Catfish Tacos - handmade tortillas filled with crispy catfish, avocado, danger sauce, and cabbage. Haven is open Monday through Thursday from 5pm to 10pm, and Friday through Saturday from 5pm to 11pm. See Details
Brunchies Brunchies serves a delicious array of breakfast, brunch, and lunch dishes in a casual neighborhood setting with dog-friendly outdoor seating. Patrons can feast on hearty fare like steak and eggs, shrimp and grits, western omelettes, sausage and peppers skillets, maple French toast, chocolate chip pancakes, turkey Cobb salad, club sandwiches, burgers, and carnitas tacos. Dogs are welcome to join their owners at outside tables. Brunchies is open from 7am to 2pm seven days a week. See Details
Pop N Sons Diner If you like good homemade comfort food, then check out Pop N Sons Diner, which has six pet-friendly outdoor tables where you and your dog can enjoy a delicious meal while soaking up the Floridian sunshine. Pop N Sons features burgers and sandwiches, as well as classic entrees like the baked meatloaf or country fried steak. Stop by for breakfast and order a classic plate of bacon and eggs. If you're looking for a smaller, less expensive option, there is a senior menu available. See Details
McAlister's Deli McAlister's Deli is a dog-friendly restaurant on W Boy Scout Blvd. This deli has five tables outside for dogs and their owners. Their chefs are proud to serve food prepared with fresh ingredients made to order. The crafted sandwiches on the menu are the specialty of the kitchen. Meat eaters can indulge in the McAlister's Club, the King Club, horseradish roast beef and cheddar, garden fresh turkey, or the black cherry and ham sandwich. Vegetarians can indulge in their new veggie sandwich or the four cheese griller, a mom-made favorite prepared their way. Be sure to try one of their giant spuds - baked potatoes with toppings like Angus roast beef or chicken with bacon. Please note that table service isn't available, so you'll need to tie your dog up while you order inside. See Details