Dog Friendly American Restaurants in Rhode Island

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

Pet Friendly The Deck Restaurant & Bar
The Deck Restaurant & Bar The Deck serves a variety of fresh seafood, surf & turf, and pasta. Outdoor patio welcomes dogs. See Details
Pet Friendly Union Station Brewery
Union Station Brewery Dog friendly outdoor patio at this great brew pub by the downtown Providence waterway. Nice areas to walk around and along the waterway. Several restaurants in this area that are dog friendly. Great craft beers and a menu that has something for all tastes. One of our favorite dog dining places. See Details
Julian's Julian's offers tasty entrees such as egg noodles with marinated crab, pan-seared lamb loin, and steak sauce burgers. Outdoor tables are dog friendly; water and treats are available. See Details
Rogue Island Local Kitchen & Bar Rogue Island features an evolving menu of farm-to-table cuisine and a refreshing selection of local craft beer. Menu features wings, mac and cheese, hot and cold sandwiches, oysters, crab cakes, and pork chops. Back patio seating welcomes dogs. See Details
The National Hotel Tap and Grill Enjoy lunch, dinner, or an evening drink on their dog-friendly patio with breathtaking views of the water. Wait staff is attentive and will bring out water for Fido. See Details
Belle's Cafe Belle's Cafe offers lots of dog-friendly outdoor seating for you and your pup, as long as they're on a leash. In the heart of Newport Shipyard, Belle's Cafe serves modern American fare for breakfast, lunch, and brunch. From the griddle, you and Fido can indulge in their Azores Omelet, served with Portuguese Chourico, peppers, onions and Monterey Jack cheese, home fries, and toast. One of the crew favorites is the breakfast burrito, including eggs, cheese, peppers, onions, and tomato wrapped in a warm flour tortilla, with bacon, sausage, or ham. You'll also find lots of local seafood on their lunch menu. Belle's Cafe is open every day of the week from 7am to 3pm. 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
Haversham Tavern Sit outside at the Haversham Restaurant, a nineteenth-century tavern with ten dog-friendly tables. They are proud to offer a pub menu that features sandwiches, salads, burgers, special appetizers, and a selection of cold beer. Check out their Outrageous Nachos, tortilla chips piled high and layered with melted cheese, black olives, jalapenos, shredded lettuce, guacamole, sour cream, and Pico de gallo. To satisfy your sweet tooth, select something from the scintillating spread of desserts, including a big brownie sundae, double chocolate fudge cake, cinnamon dippers, and NY cheesecake. The Haversham Tavern is open every day of the week from 11am to 1am. See Details
Chomp Kitchen and Drinks Dogs are welcome at Chomp Kitchen and Drinks, where the chefs aim to redefine the two American comfort food titans, burgers and sandwiches. Although you will recognize some of the names of the items on the menu, you may be taken aback by the panache in which they are created. Sink your canines into their locally-renowned House burger, loaded with smoked gouda, house-cured bacon, Chomp Sauce, lettuce, tomato, and pickles. You can accompany your meal with one of their many craft beers that are available on tap. The Chomp Kitchen and Drinks is open Tuesday to Wednesday from 4:30pm to 9:00pm, Thursday to Saturday from 4:30pm to 10:00pm, and Sunday from 4:30pm to 9:00pm. See Details
DeWolf Tavern The Dewolf Tavern serves contemporary American cuisine in a historic stone warehouse. They offer seven dog-friendly tables downstairs and three tables upstairs. You can order one of their cooling cocktails on the casual patio or enjoy the great view upstairs with a bottle of fine wine. On the menu, you can try the fried green tomato lobster salad, including fried green tomato, avocado, mango sour cream, and tamarind chutney. The Dewolf Tavern is open Monday through Friday from 12:00pm to 10:30pm, Saturday from 8:00am to 10:30pm, and Sunday from 8:00am to 9:30pm. See Details
Norey's Norey's Bar and Grille is home to a modern American menu. Outside, you'll find five dog-friendly tables to sit at with Fido. The local patrons have a few dishes regarded as fan favorites, these include oysters, smoked wings, baked quattro formaggi, fried pickles, and the soup of the day. They also serve many different craft beers and wines. Norey Cullen, the owner, is the mastermind behind their desserts, producing creations such as blueberry and lemon bread pudding, German chocolate cake, and cream cheese frosted banana carrot cake. Norey's Bar and Grille is open Monday through Saturday from 4pm to 12am. See Details
Turtle Soup Located in the historic Ocean Rose Inn, the Turtle Soup Restaurant has several dog-friendly dining options outside.Their menu features eclectic American cuisine, including seafood, pasta, steaks, and salads. Dig into their white clam pie, topped with chopped clams, roasted garlic oil, oregano, pancetta, and mozzarella. If you're not hungry, chill out with Fido in an Adirondack chair and stare in awe at the expansive ocean gently lapping the Narragansett shore. The Turtle Soup is open every day of the week from 11:30am to 1:00am. See Details
Flat Waves Flat Waves is a little slice of Hawaii, featuring everything from Hawaiian plate lunch to burgers and even shave ice. Their food is great and they have outdoor seating which is dog friendly! You can come and sit at the picnic tables and enjoy your lunch WITH your dog. See Details
Portsmouth Publick House Dogs are welcome at the Portsmouth Publick House, where they have nine tables outside for you and your puppy on a leash. The menu consists of American fare and they are proud of the homemade food on it, like soups, meatloaf, quiche, and salsa. You'll also discover familiar entrees, including fish and chips, fried clam dinner, and golden scallops. On weekends, they serve a brunch menu. The Portsmouth Publick House is also proud to present local musicians, offering them a place to play for the public. Their opening times are Monday through Saturday from 7am to 10pm and Sunday from 8am to 10pm. See Details
The Cozy Grille Out door deck facing Lake Tiogue. Breakfast ~ Lunch ~ Dinner. Serving Italian Food, Seafood, Steaks and Daily Specials. See Details
Jo's American Bistro Jo's American Bistro has three dog-friendly tables outside, but make sure you call ahead before bringing Fido with you. Located in the heart of Newport, this American restaurant features traditional American cuisine, seafood, and numerous gluten-free options. The restaurant owner, Joann Carlson, has spent her whole life in the restaurant business around Newport. The menu is made up of recognizable dishes, such as burgers, lobster salad, seared scallops, and filet mignon. Jo's American Bistro is open Monday through Thursday from 5:00pm to 9:30pm, Friday to Sunday from 5:00pm to 10:00pm, and Saturday to Sunday from 12:00pm to 3:30pm. See Details
Buster Krab's Buster Krab's Beach Bar and Grill has twenty-three dog-friendly tables outside. The chefs on staff serve traditional American fare with a focus on seafood. One of the most popular dishes available is the signature lobster roll, crammed full of almost a half pound of fresh lobster meat tossed in house mayo and served on a locally baked roll with fries and slaw. You can also build your own burger at Buster's Burger Bar. The Krab people believe it to be the ultimate beach bar and grill, so why not head down there and check if they're right!? They are open every day of the week from 11:30am to 1:00am. See Details
Milk Money Dogs are welcome at Milk Money, where they offer lots of outdoor dining options for canines and their companions. Inside the restaurant, you'll notice lots of reclaimed wood from the 1668 home of the first governor of Rhode Island and original exposed brick from 1930. The chefs at Milk Money strive to utilize the freshest products sourced from local purveyors throughout New England on their seasonal menus. For lunch, you can sink your teeth into their quinoa bowl, served with crispy kale, avocado, radish, wild mushrooms, and harissa vinaigrette. For brunch, dig into their season hash, biscuits, and gravy, or fried quail and waffles. They are open Monday from 4pm to 10pm, Tuesday through Thursday from 11am to 10pm, Friday from 11am to 11pm, Saturday from 9am to 11pm, and Sunday from 9am to 3pm. See Details
Ivy Tavern The Ivy Tavern has two dog-friendly tables. The chefs at the Ivy Tavern whip up a selection of sandwiches, burgers, and starters from around the world. You and Fido could check out their Bibimbap, served with steamed rice, sauteed mushrooms, carrots, bean sprouts, and spinach, and topped with a sunny side egg, choice of short rib, bulgogi steak, spicy pork, tofu, or grilled chicken in a hot stone pot. The burger menu includes a number of interesting burgers, like the Accidental Purist, a garden burger with grilled apples, caramelized onions, melted Brie, and tomato marmalade. The Ivy Tavern is open Monday through Thursday from 11:30am to 1:00am, Friday to Saturday from 11:30am to 2:00am, and Sunday from 11:30am to 12:00am. See Details
The Beef Barn The Beef Barn has a dog-friendly picnic table. When it opened its doors it was the summer of '69, but Bryan Adams was nowhere to be seen. Instead, upon entering the building you will be transported back to yesteryear. The walls are adorned with vintage hatboxes and original signage from Cobble Rock. The menu is also a throwback, many of the items that were originally sold still remain, including lots of the sandwiches that are listed. As the name suggests, they are most well know for their roast beef sandwich, cooked low and slow for eight hours and sliced throughout the day. The Beef Barn is open Monday through Saturday from 11am to 10pm and Sunday from 12pm to 10pm. See Details
Saltwater Tavern Dogs are allowed at The Saltwater Tavern, where they serve lots of traditional American fare. Specializing in seafood entrees, they also offer tacos and Southwest style food. You could try the Saltwater Tavern Catch of the Day, the chef's preparation of locally caught fish selected daily. If you're not in the mood for something from the sea, dig into their vegetable quinoa dish, served with grilled asparagus, roasted mushroom, and artichoke with balsamic drizzle. Wash your meal down with a house cocktail, like the Three Sheets to the Wind, prepared with white rum, house watermelon-cucumber-mint syrup, fresh lime juice topped with club soda. The Saltwater Tavern is open Monday through Thursday from 11:30am to 9:00pm, Friday from 11:30am to 10:00pm, Saturday from 12:00pm to 10:00pm, and Sunday from 9:00am to 8:30pm. See Details
The Grange The Grange has three dog-friendly tables outside. They serve modern American fare, including brunch, dinner, bar food, and desserts. On the menu, you'll also find a number of vegan options, including their Huevos Roja dish for brunch, served with eggs or tofu, sofrito black beans, avocado, queso fresco, and salsa in a flour tortilla. If you're a little late for brunch, you can order something from the dinner menu, like the Korean BBQ Tofu, combining vegetables, Shiitake, scallions, ginger cashew noodles, and sesame seeds. The Grange is open weekdays from 11am to 12am and weekends from 9am to 12am. See Details
Del's Frozen Lemonade Del's Frozen Lemonade is a dog-friendly spot to enjoy a sweet treat in North Providence. The Lemonade shop offers one outdoor table to dog owners wanting to enjoy alongside Fido. Del's menu includes diet and regular soft frozen flavors as well as drinks that humans and canines alike can enjoy such as Lemon, Watermelon, Pink Lemonade, Peach-Mango, and Blueberry. See Details
Ladder 133 Bar & Grille Dogs are welcome at Ladder 133 Bar and Grill. You and Fido can sit at one of the twenty tables outside. Built in 1902, the building was originally home to the Douglas Avenue Fire Station and the bar itself is a detailed relic of centuries past, constructed out of solid mahogany in Chicago in 1888. Now that little history lesson is over, I can tell you what's on the menu. They serve American fare, including Southern favorites, burgers, flatbread, sliders, tacos, and salads. You and Fido can dig into their baked chicken cavatappi: pasta, boneless chicken thighs, marinara, mozzarella cheese, peppers, onion, and cannellini beans. Ladder 133 Bar and Grill is open Sunday through Thursday from 11:30am to 1:00am and Friday to Saturday from 11:30am to 2:00am. See Details