Dog Friendly American Restaurants in Colorado

No need to leave Fido in the hotel room when you want to grab a bite! No matter where you’re headed, we can point you towards great American restaurants in Colorado that will welcome Fido to join you at an outdoor table. Bone appetit!

Pet Friendly Forest Room 5
Forest Room 5 Forest Room 5 serves up American cuisine and as patio seating where dogs are welcome. Enjoy tasty dinner dishes such as crispy calamari, smokey mac 'n' cheese, Colorado beef filet, chicken confit tacos, and sea salt brownies for dessert. Open daily 4pm to 2am. See Details
Pet Friendly Rock Inn Mountain Tavern
Rock Inn Mountain Tavern Rustic western style inn serves a hearty blend of good ol' comfort food. Menu includes Cajun shrimp. spicy hot wings, Buffalo burgers, pizza, pan-seared trout, and flat iron steak. Covered patio seating is dog friendly. See Details
Wild Boar Restaurant Wild Boar Restaurant is located in a charming 1924 bungalow-style home with an old world atmosphere and dog-friendly outdoor seating. Popular menu options include Belgian waffles, biscuits and chorizo gravy, egg and potato burritos, French dip sandwiches, BBQ pork sliders, and pita pizza. Open 7am to 10pm daily. See Details
Bon Ton's Cafe Bon Ton's offers breakfast all day as well as shrimp po boys, beef burritos, and French dip sandwiches. Outdoor seating is dog friendly. See Details
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
Ember Known for creative dishes inspired from cultures, countries, and regions from around the world. Ember has a wonderful deck with great views of the mountains. A great place to bring your pup in the summertime. See Details
Alleycat Coffee House Alley Cat Cafe serves coffee, breakfast fare, sandwiches, and shakes 24 hours a day, seven days a week, and welcomes dogs at outdoor tables, during the summer. See Details
Cafe Blue Cafe Blue is a friendly neighborhood restaurant offering tasty lunch and dinner options with dog-friendly outdoor seating. Menu includes New England clam chowder, salmon salad, risotto, enchiladas, burgers, po'boys, Cajun meatloaf, and sea scallops. Open 11am to 9pm Monday thru Friday, 4pm-9pm on Saturday. See Details
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
Molly B Restaurant Molly B Restaurant is an Estes Park original with a large outdoor patio and plenty of pet-friendly tables for Fido. The restaurant offers a full bar with a broad selection of liquor, wine, and beer with several local brews. To eat, Molly B's offers some unique selections like buffalo burger or elk burger. There are also vegetarian options like the Veggie Melt Sandwich and a wide selection of soups and salads. Don't forget dessert! They bake various pies, cakes, and pastries daily with various specials. Molly B Restaurant is open daily from 7:30am to 9:00pm. See Details
Lazy Dog Restaurant & Bar Lazy Dog Restaurant & Bar is a casual bar and eatery that serves up a variety of delicious American fare. Fido is welcome to join you at one of their pet-friendly outdoor tables while you enjoy your meal. While your pup peruses his own menu with options like hamburger patties or grilled chicken and brown rice, humans can chow down on the unique PB & J Burger - a grilled half-pound burger topped with candied bacon, Havarti cheese, peanut butter, grape jelly, lettuce, tomato, onion, and pickles! See Details
The Cow, An Eatery You can eat breakfast, lunch, and dinner creekside with Fido on this dog-friendly restaurant's covered, heated patio year-round. Menu items include omelettes, biscuits and gravy, French toast, salads, burgers, sandwiches, fish and chips, tacos, and beef stroganoff. See Details
Maggie's Great place for custom burgers and fries. Also have chicken and onion rings. Casual, laid back setting with a dog-friendly outside patio. See Details
Bubba's 33 Bubba's 33 is a dog-friendly restaurant serving 'Dang Near Freezin' Beer,' and a range of dishes to Colorado Springs locals and tourists alike. Bubba's 33 offers fifteen outdoor tables to dog owners wanting to dig into a slice of hand-tossed pizza alongside Fido. The restaurant's menu is made up of appetizers, salads, burgers, sandwiches, pizzas, and dinners such as Aloha Chicken, Bubba's Signature Ribeye, Crunchy Fried Shrimp, and Seasoned Salmon. Diners with room for dessert can indulge in a Chocolate Chip Cookie Sundae or Turtle Mud Pie. See Details
Pegasus On the Square Pegasus On the Square serves hearty breakfast and lunch dishes with Greek and Mexican influence and offers outdoor patio seating that is dog friendly. Delicious menu offerings include huevos rancheros, biscuits and gravy, Grecian pizza, gyros, souvlaki sandwiches, and Yucatan chicken. Opens at 6:30am during the week and 7:30am on weekends. See Details
Lazy Dog Restaurant & Bar Lazy Dog, located in Aurora, CO, is a casual restaurant and bar that serves up a variety of delicious dishes and drinks. Fido is welcome to join you at one of their pet-friendly outdoor tables - they even offer a special dog menu just for him! While you chow down on a Bison Burger with havarti, caramelized onions and bacon jam, field greens, tomatoes, and mayo, your pup can choose from options like grilled hamburger and brown rice, grilled chicken and rice, and more! Lazy Dog is open Monday through Friday from 11am to 12am, and Saturday through Sunday from 9am to 12am. See Details
Hideaway Bar & Grill Hideaway offers a diverse menu that includes patty melts, Monte Cristo sandwiches, fish tacos, and rack of ribs. A casual dining spot with a large dog-friendly patio. See Details
Garfinkel's Garfinkel's serves sandwiches, burgers, poultry, and pasta. Beautiful sunny outside deck allows leashed Fidos. See Details
Kenosha Steakhouse & Bar Kenosha Steakhouse offers delicious steaks, BBQ, burgers, steamed lobster,and St. Louis style ribs, plus over 30 beers on tap, including several Colorado craft beers. The first-come, first-serve back picnic tables welcome dogs, but not at deck tables. Call ahead to ensure availability. Kenosha Steakhouse & Bar opens at 11:30am seven days a week.

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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
Shuga's Shuga's offers globally inspired eats, plus creative cocktails and coffee drinks served in a retro style setting. Menu includes soup, salads, bruschetta, sandwiches, and quiche. Dogs are welcome in the outdoor seating area. See Details
Murphy's Tap House Murphy's Tap House offers a variety of craft beer on tap and a food menu that includes Carolina hot wings, Asian crab cakes, salmon BLTAs, smokey BBQ burgers, poblano pork tacos, fish and chips, and coconut Thai curry. Outdoor seating area is dog friendly. 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
Back Door Grill You can bring Fido to the Back Door Grill. Outside, you'll find plenty of dog-friendly tables. Starting out in an alley out of a pickup window, the restaurant has grown into a popular local eatery that specializes in homemade burgers and fries. On the menu, you and Fido can decide if you want to go for an old or new school burger. If you think you can handle it, one of the more unusual new school burgers is the Dirty Harry: peanut butter, fried egg, bacon, hashbrown, and cheddar served on a glazed donut. The Back Door Grill is open every day of the week from 11am to 2am. See Details