Dog Friendly Barbecue Restaurants in Santa Cruz, CA

There’s 1 pet friendly barbecue restaurant in Santa Cruz that welcomes dogs at their outdoor tables, and 3 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 Santa Cruz. Bone appetit!

Pet Friendly Mission St. BBQ
Mission St. BBQ Mission St. BBQ is a family-owned barbecue restaurant in Santa Cruz serving smoked California BBQ and local craft beers. The restaurant also hosts live blues music on Friday and Saturday nights and serves BBQ Breakfast Tacos daily. Outdoor tables are pet friendly. See Details
Pet Friendly Sante Adairius Rustic Ales
Sante Adairius Rustic Ales American and Belgian inspired, barrel aged, and seasonal brews. Outdoor tables are dog friendly. See Details
Armadillo Willy's BBQ For over thirty years, Armadillo Willy's has prided itself in serving authentic Texas style wood-fired BBQ in a friendly, casual space that welcomes dogs at outdoor tables. Digs into an array of succulent, smoky meats such as beef brisket, pulled pork, tri-tip steak, baby back ribs, and jalapeno-cheese sausage, plus burgers, sandwiches, and traditional sides. Open 11am to 9am Sunday thru Thursday and 11am to 9:30pm on Friday and Saturday. See Details
Armadillo Willy's BBQ Texas inspired, Armadillo Willy's BBQ is a dog-friendly restaurant, located on Camden Avenue, serving wood-fired bbq to San Jose locals and tourists alike. Visitors to the bbq joint with Fido in tow can head to one of its two outdoor tables to dig into a Carolina Chopped BBQ Pork Salad, which is greens piled high with pulled pork, double-smoked bacon, smoked mozzarella cheese, tomato, onion, cornbread croutons, crispy onions, and honey-dijon dressing. Armadillo Willy's menu includes soups, salads, signature bbq sandwiches, burgers, classic sides, and Texas BBQ Plates such as Certified Angus Beef Prime Brisket, Baby Back Ribs, Doc's Salt and Pepper Turkey Breast, Texas Jalapeno-Cheese Sausage, and Pit-Smoked Boneless Chicken. Diners with room for dessert can indulge in cookies, a Root Beer Float or a Pecan-Honey Shortbread Bar. Fountain sodas, iced tea, lemonade, beer, wine, and margaritas are available to wash it all down. See Details