Dog Friendly American Restaurants in Florida

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 Florida that will welcome Fido to join you at an outdoor table. Bone appetit!

Pet Friendly Nervous Nellie's
Nervous Nellie's Nervous Nellie's, located in Fort Myers Beach, FL, is a casual, pet-friendly eatery where Fido is welcome to join you at an outdoor table. They serve a large menu with items like drunken wings, seafood quesadillas, sandwiches, seafood pots, steaks, salads, oysters, the World’s Largest Shrimp and Lobster Cocktail, ribs and so much more! Be sure to try one of Ugly's "Photo Op" Drinks - gigantic tropical cocktails big enough to share such as the signature Nervous Nellie made with five different flavored rums (Spiced, Banana, Coconut, Pineapple, & Cherry), topped off with orange and pineapple juice and a splash of cranberry. See Details
Pet Friendly Sliders Seaside Grill
Sliders Seaside Grill Sliders Seaside Grill is a dog-friendly tiki bar and restaurant in Fernandina Beach that serves popular menu options such as fresh oysters, popcorn shrimp, seafood chowder, and grouper sandwiches. Fido can join you at an outdoor table. See Details
Too Cool Cafe Enjoy brunch all day with a mimosa and fresh baked pastry and muffins at the dog-friendly Too Cool Cafe in Indian Harbour Beach. Lunch menu offers big burgers and fresh salads. Outdoor seating welcomes dogs. See Details
Shaggy's Waterfront Bar and Grill Shaggy's Waterfront Bar and Grill offers a legit waterfront dining experience on Little Sabine Bay across from the boardwalk in Pensacola Beach, FL. The extensive surf and turf menu features deep south gumbo, crab cake sandwiches, Buffalo chicken melts, shrimp or crawfish baskets, fresh shucked oysters, and hand-cut ribeye steaks. Their outdoor deck seating overlooking the waterfront is dog friendly. See Details
Hog Heaven Hog Heaven in Islamorada masquerades as a relaxed sports bar with some of the freshest seafood in town, a happy hour that can't be beat, and 17 flat-screen TVs. With dog-friendly outdoor dining, Hog Heaven is the perfect spot for you and Fido to unwind or recharge. See Details
Marion Street Bistro & Brew House Marion Street Bistro and Brew House in Lake City, FL, is a gastropub with several dog-friendly tables on an enclosed patio where you're welcome to dine with your leashed pet. The bistro serves a huge menu of options ranging from seafood and gluten-free items to sandwiches and steaks. Some of the favorites from the menu include the Southern Style Shrimp and Grits, the fried seafood basket, and the California Sushi Bowl. The bar offers a wide variety of handcrafted martinis, a diverse selection of cocktails, and a large list of wine and beer. See Details
Boondocks Grille & Draft House Boondocks Grille & Draft House is a dog-friendly restaurant with a little something for everyone in Ramrod Key, FL. Fido is welcome to join you for a meal at an outside table. You can enjoy great seafood and cold beer. Boondocks occasionally offers live music in their outside setting. See Details
Red Fish Blue Fish Red Fish Blue Fish, located in Pensacola Beach, is a unique dining experience overlooking Santa Rosa Sound. They offer fresh menu options, great drink specials, an oyster bar, live entertainment, children's activities, and seasonal events. Fido is welcome to join you at one of their pet-friendly outdoor tables while you enjoy your day. Red Fish Blue Fish is open daily from 11am to 10pm. See Details
Circles Tiki Bar Circles Tiki Bar in Apollo Beach is a dog-friendly eatery in Apollo Beach, FL, where Fido can join you at an outdoor table. Take in the waterfront view of Lands End Marina as the sun sets over the waters of Bal Harbor directly off of Tampa Bay. The menu includes jumbo coconut shrimp, crab cakes, BBQ pork shanks, penne alfredo, grouper sandwiches, and blackened mahi. See Details
Craft Street Kitchen If you're looking for a fun and tasty meal, check out Craft Street Kitchen in Trinity, FL, which has pet-friendly outdoor tables where you and your dog can enjoy a delicious meal while soaking up the beautiful Floridian sunshine. The menu features local, sustainable ingredients, including hormone and antibiotic-free meats. Try one of their grilled flatbreads, a sandwich like the Belly Up Burger made with pork belly and an over easy egg, or go for an entree like the Graze on This mac and cheese with beef tips, blue cheese, and mushrooms. See Details
Owl Cafe The Owl Cafe in Apalachicola, FL, is a dog-friendly, Old Florida style restaurant serving local catches and a wide selection of wine, beer, and spirits. Fido is welcome to join you at an outdoor table. The restaurant serves lunch and dinner, as well as brunch every Saturday and Sunday. The menus include a range of coastal and American classics such as Apalachicola Oysters and Jambalaya. Reservations are not required but they are highly recommended. See Details
Overseas Pub & Grill Located in a historic 1930s era Marathon building in Florida, Overseas Pub & Grill is a dog-friendly eatery where Fido can join you at an outdoor table. Enjoy classic fare such as peel and eat shrimp, Buffalo wings, cheese quesadillas, burgers, pot roast, genuine Broaster chicken, fish and chips, zesty shrimp pasta, and grilled, blackened, or fried catch of the day. See Details
The Island Cow The dog-friendly Island Cow is a casual and relaxing dining hot spot on Sanibel Island that serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner. The menu is extensive, featuring a dizzying array of choices, including steak 'n' eggs, stuffed French toast, shrimp parfait, Florida stone crabs, patty melts, chicken fajita sandwiches, cow-a-bunga quesadillas, and moolicious meatloaf. Pets are welcome at the covered outdoor patio seating area and there is a dog menu! See Details
Florida Cracker Cafe Located in the historic district, Florida Cracker Cafe has been a local favorite for 20 years, offering dishes using fresh ingredients with local flavor influences, and dog-friendly outdoor tables. The menu includes seafood dishes, fresh salads, sandwiches, and homestyle favorites. Dogs are welcome in the outdoor dining area. Opens daily at 11am. See Details
Rick's Reef The grouper sandwich and BBQ sliders are just two menu favorites at Rick's Reef. Outdoor seating is dog friendly. See Details
Burdines Waterfront Bar and Grille Burdines Waterfront Bar and Grille is a dog-friendly eatery in Marathon, FL, where Fido can join you at an outdoor table. Order a fresh fish sandwich or green chile burger while enjoying the casual waterfront atmosphere. See Details
Frescos Southern Kitchen & Bar Frescos Southern Kitchen & Bar is a dog-friendly eatery in Lakeland, FL, where Fido is welcome to join you at an outdoor table. They offer breakfast, lunch, dinner, and brunch with a combination of modern and traditional southern eats. See Details
Sweet Sage Cafe Sweet Sage Cafe in North Redington Beach, FL, is a dog-friendly cafe welcoming Fido in a lovely outside patio setting called Garden of Eatin' . Be sure to request a doggie menu so your pup can feast on items like the “French Poodle” toast, “Mutt”loaf or “Beagle” with cream cheese and salmon, served in a doggie dish. For humans, Sweet Sage Cafe offers breakfast and lunch items including Eggs Benedict, French Toast, wraps, fresh salads, and more. Be sure to try their unique Sage Creations, Waffle Daffle, Dairyberry Crunch, and brushetta, items the eatery is known for. Check out their onsite gift shop before you leave! See Details
La Ola Surfside Restaurant Just a short walk to the beach, La Ola is a dog-friendly restaurant in Fort Myers Beach, FL that offers a festive atmosphere and a bar and grill menu that includes, wings, charbroiled sliders, sweet BBQ beef flatbread, grilled mahi sandwiches and gourmet foot-long franks. Outdoor seating area welcomes dogs. Great spot for drinks and live music. See Details
LoKal Burgers & Beer LoKal Burgers & Beer in Miami, FL, delivers tasty scratch made burgers using all local ingredients for humans. For Fido, dog biscuits are made daily and there is a doggy menu including chicken and rice, meatloaf, and even a local doggy beer. See Details
Cafe Tu Tu Tango Dogs are welcome at outdoor tables on the covered patio at Cafe Tu Tu Tango restaurant. The menu includes brick oven pizzas and flatbreads, vegan and gluten-free options, fish tacos, sliders, salads, and steaks. Cafe Tu Tu Tango serves beer, wines, cocktails and sangria. Cafe Tu Tu Tango is open daily from 11:30am until 2am. See Details
Berry Fresh Cafe Berry Fresh Cafe serves traditional breakfast and lunch favorites in a casual diner-like setting that offers dog-friendly outside tables. Hungry patrons can select from tasty options such as corned beef hash, three-egg omelettes, Greek yogurt topped with fresh berries, honey pancakes, crab cake eggs Benedict, strawberry-stuffed French toast, Belgian waffles, homemade tomato basil soup, grilled shrimp salad, old fashioned BLTs, bacon cheddar burgers, Cuban paninis, and fresh tuna or chicken salad sandwiches. See Details
Kiki's Sandbar and Grille Kiki's serves wing, fried oysters, mahi fish tacos, smoked pork chops, and lobster mac and cheese. Waterfront outdoor seating area ls dog friendly. Water bowls and a doggie menu are available. See Details
Old City House Inn and Restaurant Old City House Inn and Restaurant in St. Augustine features creative cuisine, spiced with variety, in a casually elegant dining atmosphere. The menu features seafood, pasta, lamb, beef, and pork. The outdoor dining area is dog friendly. See Details