Dog Friendly American Restaurants in Vail, CO

There are 5 pet friendly American restaurants in Vail that welcome dogs at their outdoor tables, and 13 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 Vail. Bone appetit!

Pet Friendly Bart & Yeti's
Bart & Yeti's Bart & Yeti’s was named for two very famous local dogs; many dogs have visited this Vail bar from those with famous owners like Gerald Ford to Clint Eastwood. Located inside Lifthouse Lodge in Lionshead, Bart & Yeti's offers tasty American cuisine in a rustic setting and welcomes dogs at outdoor tables. Menu includes wings, Irish nachos, Buffalo chicken sandwiches, bacon cheeseburgers, and grilled ham and cheese. See Details
Pet Friendly Westside Cafe
Westside Cafe The Westside Cafe, in Vail, CO loves dogs...and dogs love The Westside Cafe! Each dog that visits gets their very own dog bowl filled with refreshing, rocky mountain water to quench their thirst while their owners quench their appetite. Opening in 2002, The Westside Cafe quickly became a local's favorite. From the Bloody Mary's to the Eggs Benedict and everything in between, their breakfast is one of the best in town and have been awarded accordingly. Their lunch and dinner menu is superb as well, serving a variety of salads and sandwiches and casual appetizers to delicious entrees. There really is something for everybody, and at reasonable prices. See Details
Garfinkel's Garfinkel's serves sandwiches, burgers, poultry, and pasta. Beautiful sunny outside deck allows leashed Fidos. See Details
Up the Creek Up the Creek is a dog-friendly creekside restaurant in the center of beautiful Vail scenery serving varied lunch and dinner cuisine. The array of delicious offerings includes Maryland jumbo lump crab cakes, chicken tortilla soup, steak banh mi sandwiches, braised short rib, grilled salmon, and Rocky Mountain elk. Dogs are welcome at umbrella tables overlooking Gore Creek. Open daily 11am to 9pm. See Details
Tavern on the Square Nestled conveniently within The Arrabelle, just steps away from the Eagle Bahn Gondola, Tavern on the Square's slope-side location is truly unbeatable. Menu includes salads, flatbreads, poutine, grilled salmon sandwiches, fried chicken, shortribs, and pork chops. Outdoor patio seating with stunning views of the mountains welcomes dogs and offers a special doggie menu. See Details
5th Avenue Grille Great burgers, seafood, steaks and salads. Well-behaved dogs are welcome on the front patio on a first come, first served basis. See Details
Beaver Creek Chophouse Situated slope side in Beaver Creek, Beaver Creek Chophouse has lots of dog-friendly tables. This mountain-side restaurant has an extensive lunch and dinner menu full of popular steak and seafood. Whether you and Fido are taking a break from the slopes or just want to absorb the mountain surrounding, Beaver Creek Chophouse is a great place to grab a bite. One of the most popular dishes is the scallop and shrimp, served with smoked bacon jam, corn and jalapeno cheddar grits, and fresno chili puree. Their extensive cocktail menu will also provide the perfect accompaniment to your lunch or dinner. Beaver Creek Chophouse is open every day of the week from 11am to 9pm. See Details
Gore Range Brewery Request one of the ten outdoor tables at the pet-friendly Gore Range Brewery. The brewery has a number of their own hand-crafted beers including Dark Chocolate Coffee Stout and Vail Tail Pale Ale. To go along with your brew, Gore Range features American pub fare like salads, burgers, sandwiches, and wood-fired pizzas. Order a side of the diner recommended onion rings to go along with your BBQ Spice Rubbed Brisket Dip or Brewery Burger. They also feature entrees, so if you have a craving for classic Fish and Chips or Baby Back Ribs, Gore Range has you covered. See Details
Bread and Salt Bread and Salt strives to offer a hospitable atmosphere where you can enjoy breakfast, lunch, or dinner with Fido. There are seven dog-friendly tables outside where you can dine with your pup. The breakfast menu includes highlights like the Spanish Chorizo Scramble, Summit Vegetable Hash, or the Nutella and Blueberry Pancakes. Lunch options range from burgers and sandwiches to tacos and burritos. Dinner is served at the end of the week during their busier season in the warmer months. Bread and Salt is open daily from 7am to 2pm for breakfast and lunch. Dinner is served Thursday through Saturday from 5pm to 9pm. Some hours are seasonal so check ahead before you drop by with Fido! See Details
Silverheels Bar and Grill In business since 1988, Silverheels Bar and Grill is a dog-friendly spot to find high-quality and fresh fare to Frisco locals and tourists alike. Visitors to Silverheels can head to one of its three outdoor tables in the front of the establishment to enjoy a meal alongside their furry friend. The Bar and Grill's menu includes appetizers, soups, salads, sandwiches, wraps, customizable burgers, seafood dishes, steaks, and specialties such as Lamb Lollies, Chicken Anasazi, Japanese Spiced Duck Breast, and more. Silverheels Bar and Grill is open seven days a week from 11:30am to 10:00pm. See Details
Dusty Boot Roadhouse Located in the Vail Valley ski destination, the Dusty Boot Roadhouse has ten pet-friendly tables outside. They offer quick apres snacks and full savory meals to re-energize after a day on the mountain. One of the house specialties is the short rib enchilada dish, braised beef short rib, jalapeno jack, corn tortillas, jalapeno white cheddar cream sauce, honey chipotle molasses, and crispy brussel sprouts. The Dusty Boot is open every day of the week from 11am to 10pm. See Details
Mango's Mountain Grill Dogs are welcome at Mango's Mountain Grill. Located at Red Cliff, a throwback to the old west, this dog-friendly establishment is surrounded by wilderness, and the restaurant provides lots of burgers, tacos, and salads. The Sammy's on the menu are all served with french fries, sweet potato fries, or tater tots. The bacon beer cheese burger is a messy favorite, served with applewood smoked bacon and creamy banquet beer cheese sauce. Mango's Mountain Grill is open Wednesday through Sunday from 11am to 9pm. See Details
Route 6 Cafe Route Six Cafe has ten dog-friendly tables outside on the popular patio. At this American cafe, you can get breakfast from 7am to 3pm, lunch from 11am to 5pm, and dinner from 5pm. On the breakfast menu, you and Fido may decide to split the pulled chicken hash, served with caramelized onions, country potatoes, and eggs, smothered in sausage cream gravy. If you're feeling famished, you can sink your teeth into a chicken pot pie: a bowl of diced chicken, carrots, peas, mushroom, celery, and homemade cream sauce. Route Six Cafe is open every day of the week from 7am to 2am. See Details
Montana's Smokehouse Montana's Smokehouse has seven dog-friendly tables. The chefs on staff whip up a menu for lunch, dinner, and breakfast, including smokehouse platters, bbq combos, salads, and sandwiches. If you're an early riser, you can indulge in their popular house-smoked brisket hash, served with smoked beef brisket tips, potatoes, peppers, onions, and topped with three eggs. You can wash your meal down with one of the whiskey-focused cocktails on the list. Montana's is open Monday through Saturday from 7am to 2am and Sunday from 7am to 12am. See Details
Buffalos A sleek and stylish gastropub located in the upscale Ritz-Carlton Bachelor Gulch, Buffalos offers classic American fare and dog-friendly outdoor seating. Patrons can appease their appetites with hearty dishes like bison chili, cowboy ribeye steak, short ribs, and chicken confit. Wash down the goodness with a cold craft brew or refreshing signature cocktail. Dogs are welcome to join their owners on the spacious patio overlooking the scenic ski slopes. Buffalos opens at 11am seven days a week. See Details
Smiling Moose Rocky Mountain Deli This sandwich spot on Edwards Village Boulevard has five pet-friendly tables where you are welcome to sit with your dog. Sandwich lovers may want to check out Smiling Moose Rocky Mountain Deli, where they have dozens of sammies, including their famous Mo, which is a loose meat sandwich topped with cheese, lettuce, onions, and more. There are hot and hearty sandwiches, including Wildfire Chicken, Ridgeline Rueben, and the vegetarian Green Thumb. If you are looking for something light, Smiling Moose Rocky Mountain Deli has chopped salads and signature soups. Stop in anytime for breakfast, with breakfast burritos, skillets, and egg sandwiches. Please note that table service isn't available, so Fido will need to wait outside when you go in to order. See Details
The Lost Cajun You don't have to be on the bayou to enjoy classic Cajun cooking. The Lost Cajun offers a casual dining environment where you will find a diverse range of classic dishes and signature selections with Louisiana flavor. There are ten dog-friendly tables outside at this location in Breckenridge so you can bring Fido. Menu options range from gumbo and jambalaya to pasta and po'boys. You'll find vegetarian options, catfish, shrimp, oysters, Andouille sausage, and other featured ingredients across the menu. Wrap up with a classic New Orleans pastry, the beignet, for the full experience. See Details
Main Street Grill Main Street Grill is a family-owned restaurant in Edwards CO serving burgers, wings, ribs, Cajun food and more with dog-friendly outdoor seating. Happy hour specials are available. Dogs are permitted to join you on at tables on the front patio. See Details