Dog Friendly American Restaurants in Montana

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

Pet Friendly Iron Horse Brew Pub
Iron Horse Brew Pub Located in the heart of downtown Missoula, Iron Horse has been serving refreshing beer and delicious food for 25 years. Their creative and diverse menu includes Chinese BBQ pork, tequila glazed shrimp, spicy tandoori salad, white fish tacos, Buffalo elk burgers, and lobster mac and cheese. Front patio tables are dog friendly. See Details
Pet Friendly The DeSoto Grill
The DeSoto Grill DeSoto Grill specializes in rockabilly BBQ such as smoked beef brisket, pulled pork, St. Louis ribs, chicken breast, and hotlinks, plus burgers, sandwiches, mac and cheese, and a selection of beer and wine. Dogs are welcome on the patio. See Details
Buckaroo Bill's A kitschy joint packed with Yellowstone memorabilia that serves up ribs, burgers, tacos, & ice cream. Outdoor tables are dog friendly. See Details
Montana's Rib and Chop House You can bring Fido to Montana's Rib and Chop House on Majestic Ln, where they offer ten pet-friendly tables outside. Their menu is made up of premium steaks, fresh seafood, and lots more American favorites. The award-winning baby back ribs are one of the most popular dishes on the menu. They are marinated for twenty-four hours in secret seasoning, slow cooked in a special oven, finished on the grill, and lightly glazed with BBQ sauce. You may want to try one of the signature desserts, such as the Pecan Meltaway, a chocolate crust with a layer of homemade caramel, served with French vanilla ice cream, sprinkled with pecans, drizzled with Hershey's syrup, and covered in whipped cream. See Details
Montana Coffee Traders Offers breakfast all day, sandwiches and wraps, and of course a vast array of coffee choices. Dogs are welcome at outdoor tables during the summer. See Details
Homestead Cafe Serves a hearty breakfast, and lunch and dinner entrees. Pets welcome at table outside. See Details
Cafe Regis This cozy breakfast and lunch cafe uses local, organic meats and vegetables to prepare a menu that includes omelets, scrambles, French toast, hot and cold sandwiches, salads, and wraps. Restaurant requests dogs be leashed to the Aspen tree or fence post near your table. See Details
Sola Cafe Sola Cafe is a bakery, restaurant, and coffee house. This dog-friendly establishment provides three outdoor tables. The locally-sourced and seasonally-inspired breakfast, lunch, and dinner on offer can be accompanied by a locally-roasted coffee or an espresso. If you're stopping by for lunch, take a good look at the baked goods, salads, and made-from-scratch soups. For breakfast, you might want to try Sunday's Best French Toast or Montana corned beef hash. Sola Cafe is open every day of the week from 7am to 4pm. See Details
Feed Cafe Feed Cafe, located in Bozeman, MT, is an eatery set in a rustic-chic-style barn that serves up a variety of delicious fare. Fido is welcome to join you at one of their pet-friendly outdoor tables while you enjoy your meal. Stop in for breakfast and try the Panzanella - sourdough bread with organic arugula, bacon, sheep's milk feta, sun-dried tomato vinaigrette, and a sunny side up egg. Or drop by for lunch and chow down on the Piled High Elk Burger - a third-pound elk burger topped with ham, bacon, gouda, pickled onions, harissa mayo, and an egg on an English muffin. Feed Cafe is open daily from 7am to 2pm. See Details
Starky's Authentic Americana A neighborhood modern American grill, Starky's Authentic Americana is a dog-friendly spot to find local foods made from scratch. Starky's offers fifteen outdoor tables to dog owners wanting to dine alongside their canine. Starky's warns that if they are really busy, dogs will have to be tied up outside the fence. The grill's menu is comprised of appetizers such as Warm Herbed Goat Cheese Dip and a Smoked Salmon Board, as well as soups, salads, burgers, grilled and deli sandwiches, and Americana Classics such as its Black Bean Tostada, Fish and Chips, Southern Fried Chicken, and Mahi Mahi Fish Tacos. Starky's Authentic Americana is open seven days a week from 11am to 4pm. See Details
The Harwood House Restaurant at Quinn's Hot Springs Resort The Harwood House, located within Quinn's Hot Springs Resort in Paradise, MT, is a casual, yet elegant joint that serves up a variety of delicious American eats. Choose from menu options including appetizers, salads, burgers, seafood, chicken, steak, pasta, sandwiches, wraps, and more. Fido is welcome to join you at one of their few pet-friendly outdoor tables while you enjoy your meal. Start off with an order of the Roasted Garlic served with gorgonzola cheese, pears, and grilled Fontana bread drizzled with a balsamic glaze. Next, chow down on the Bourbon Peppercorn Turkey Sandwich with sliced turkey breast, melted pepper jack, bacon, avocado, alfalfa sprouts, lettuce, tomato, caramelized bourbon onions, and peppercorn mayo on ciabatta bread. Or go for the Seafood Linguini with shrimp, scallops, mussels, crab, and clams tossed in a garlic cream sauce over linguini pasta. See Details
Suds Hut Famous Chicken Suds Hut Famous Chicken located in Helena, MT is a pet-friendly restaurant. Fido can join you at any of their five outdoor tables. Of course, you can always order Sud's broasted chicken meal served with salad and Jo-Jo's. Jo-Jo's are potato wedges fried in the same vat as chicken. However, Suds also offers Pork Ribs, Fish & Chips, Surf & Turf, Top Sirloin and more all served with salad and fries. Suds also offers sandwiches like the Meatball Marina Sandwich with a half pound meatballs, provolone, and marinara served with fries. To go with your meal Suds offers a wide variety of beer to include Montana brewed Prickly Pear Pale Ale which is a hoppy pale ale brewed with Montana barley and cactus fruit. Suds is open from 11am to midnight. See Details
The Western Cafe The Western Cafe, located in Bozeman, MT, is a casual eatery that serves up a variety of delicious dishes. Choose from menu options including egg scrambles, biscuits, pancakes, French toast, omelettes, burgers, sandwiches, salads, and more. Fido is welcome to join you at one of their few pet-friendly outdoor tables while you enjoy your meal. Try the Breakfast Burrito with eggs, black beans, hash browns, and cheese wrapped in a tortilla, topped with salsa, and served with a side of hash browns. Or stop in for lunch and chow down on the Montana Melt with roast beef, sauteed onions, mushrooms, melted Swiss, and Au Jus, served with your choice of hand-cut fries or a salad. The Western Cafe is open daily from 6am to 2pm. See Details
Pickle Barrel This sandwich spot on Rosebud Drive has seven pet-friendly outdoor tables, so you can bring your pup along. Pickle Barrel makes huge hot and cold sub sandwiches, like the Dragon Slayer, with salami and ham, and the Big Sky Special, with turkey and bacon. They also offer salads for those looking for something light. 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
Carolyn's Cafe Carolyn's Cafe, located in Hungry Horse, MT, is a casual joint that serves up a variety of simple yet delicious American fare. Fido is welcome to join you at one of their two pet-friendly outdoor tables while you enjoy a savory bowl of soup or a sweet slice of pie. Carolyn's Cafe is open daily from 7am to 2pm. See Details
Pocketstone Cafe Pocketstone Cafe, located in Bigfork, MT, is a casual eatery that serves up a variety of delicious American-style fare. Choose from menu options including pancakes, crepes, waffles, egg scrambles, soups, salads, burgers, sandwiches, and more. Fido is welcome to join you at one of their six pet-friendly outdoor tables while you enjoy your meal. Try the Mexican Egg Scramble with crumbled sausage, jalapenos, spices, and cheddar cheese, topped with sour cream and pico de gallo. Or stop by for lunch and chow down on the Purple Dragon Burger - a half-pound burger topped with lettuce, tomato, Swiss cheese, sauteed onions, cream cheese, and Karie's Purple Dragon Pepper Sauce (a blend of jalapenos and purple berries.) For something lighter, go for the Sunshine Salad with baby spinach, fresh strawberries, slivered almonds, crumbled bleu cheese, and raspberry vinaigrette. Pocketstone Cafe is open daily from 6am to 3pm. See Details
Pickle Barrel This sandwich spot on S Main Street has three pet-friendly outdoor tables, so you can bring your pup along. Pickle Barrel makes huge hot and cold sub sandwiches, like the Dragon Slayer, with salami and ham, and the Big Sky Special, with turkey and bacon. They also offer salads for those looking for something light. 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
Cafe Zydeco Cafe Zydeco, located in Billings, MT, is a casual joint that serves up Cajun and Creole-style eats. Choose from menu options including po'boys, sandwiches, pitas, stews, seafood, chicken, steak, and more. Fido is welcome to join you at one of their several pet-friendly outdoor tables while you enjoy your meal (weather permitting.) Try the Crawfish Po'Boy with crawfish, onions, peppers, provolone, lettuce, tomato, and dill aioli on a French roll. Or go for the Pasta Zydeco with shrimp, crawfish, and andouille sausage in a rich Creole sauce served over rotini pasta. *** Call ahead to find out about any temporary restrictions due to COVID-19. *** See Details
Cowboy Lodge and Grille Cowboy's Lodge and Grille is a dog-friendly restaurant located two blocks from the North Gate of Yellowstone National Park. Visitors to Cowboy's Lodge with Fido in tow can order a meal to go and then sit at one of its three outdoor tables to enjoy. The Grille's menu includes appetizers, salads, stews, bbq sandwiches, burgers, D'Lux Sandwiches such as a Prime Rib Sandwich, Southern Fried Chicken Sandwich, and a BLT Sandwich, BBQ Pit Plates, Cowboy Steaks, Country Fried Plates, baskets of shrimp, chicken, and cod, homemade sides, and more. Diners with room to spare can indulge in Peach or Berry Cobbler with a scoop of ice cream and a glass of wine or a beer. See Details
Saddlehorn Bar and Grille Saddlehorn Bar and Grille, located in Bigfork, MT, is a casual joint that serves up a variety of delicious brews and tasty fare. Fido is welcome to join you at one of their pet-friendly outdoor tables while you enjoy your meal. Saddlehorn Bar and Grille is open daily from 11am to 8pm. See Details
Market on Front Market on Front is an artisan grocery store, coffee shop, and deli with eight dog-friendly seats outside. They source open range, grass-fed beef from Montana, beer brewed by local brew masters, and local produce. The kitchen uses these healthy products to prepare a number of interesting sandwiches and salads. Those of you wearing circular glasses and berets may want to indulge in the Hot Hipster: fresh mozzarella, spinach, tomatoes, roasted red peppers, caramelized onions, roasted zucchini, basil pesto, and balsamic reduction, served hot on rosemary focaccia. Market on Front is open Monday through Saturday from 7am to 8pm and Sunday from 8am to 7pm. See Details
Great Northern Gourmet There are plenty of pet-friendly tables at the Great Northern Gourmet. Bigfork's only restaurant, wine bar, and specialty food store combination is a great place to dig into a dish, pick up some ingredients, or grab a bottle of wine for the weekend. If you're joining them for lunch or dinner, you'll be able to get an organic, farm-fresh meal, like the High-Ballin' Duck, fried strips juiced up with blood-orange-urfa-biber-chili marmalade, and cheesy corn fritters. Great Northern Gourmet is open every day of the week from 11am to 9pm. See Details
The Wich Haus The Wich Haus, located in Whitefish, MT, is a trendy delicatessen-style eatery and bakery that serves up a variety of delicious sandwiches, and more. Fido is welcome to join you at one of their pet-friendly outdoor tables while you enjoy your meal. The Wich Haus is open Wednesday through Saturday from 11am to 8pm, and Sunday from 12pm to 8pm. See Details
Fuddruckers Fuddruckers, located in Missoula, is a well-known burger chain that offers a build-your-own burger bar. Fido is welcome to join you at one of their six pet-friendly outdoor tables while you savor your masterpiece. Choose from beef patties, elk, bison, or even ostrich, then pile it high with the cheeses and toppings of your choice. Choose from ingredients like shredded lettuce, onions, pickles, pico de gallo, relish, mayo, mustard, cheese sauce, and more! If making decisions is not your strong suit, simply pick one of their specialty burgers, like the Southwest Burger topped with guacamole, smokehouse bacon, and pepper jack cheese. Please note that table service isn't available, so your dog will need to be tied up outside while you go in to order. See Details