Dog Friendly Bars & Pubs in Michigan

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 bars & pubs in Michigan that will welcome Fido to join you at an outdoor table. Bone appetit!

Pet Friendly Elk Brewing
Elk Brewing Year-round, seasonal, and specialty brews, plus a food menu that offers hummus, salads, sandwiches, and quesadillas. Dogs are welcome on the outdoor patio. See Details
Pet Friendly The Little Fleet
The Little Fleet This open-air bar serves local, domestic, and international craft beers, curated cocktails, spirits, and wines all in the shadow of Traverse City's only food truck lot. Food trucks can be found throughout the afternoon and evening offering a variety of tasty eats. Dogs are welcome in the spacious canopied seating area. See Details
Waverly Stone Gastropub Waverly Stone Gastropub, located in Holland, MI, is a casual joint that serves up a variety of delicious grub. Fido is welcome to join you at one of their pet-friendly outdoor tables while you enjoy your meal. Start off with a cold beer and an order of the Spicy Korean Chicken Wings with gochujang sauce, scallions, kimchi, and sesame seeds. Next, chow down on the Chicken Banh Naan with cucumber, pickled carrot, jalapeno, cilantro, mint, peanuts, sesame garlic sauce, and mayo. Or go for the Miso Scallops with Ramen Noodles with zucchini noodles, grape tomatoes, pickled rainbow carrots, and white miso. Waverly Stone Gastropub is open Monday through Saturday from 11am to 10pm, and Sunday from 11am to 4pm. See Details
O'Duffy's Pub O'Duffy's is a charming little corner pub in a neighborhood of older homes. Pet friendly spot conveniently located in the university area. See Details
Haymarket Brewery & Taproom Haymarket Brewery & Taproom is a rustic brewpub that offers a rotating selection of house brews, pub food, and dog-friendly outdoor seating. Open from 11am to 11pm seven days a week. See Details
Aut Bar Aut Bar serves great bar food, offers outstanding happy hour specials, and features a lovely outdoor seating area where dogs are welcome (and servers bring water dishes). See Details
Woodbridge Pub Great bar with lots of vegetarian options and a dog friendly porch. See Details
Traverse City Whiskey Co. Sample 100% genuine made in the USA bourbon whiskey at the Traverse City Whiskey Co., a cozy and rustic distillery and tasting room that welcomes well-behaved dogs both inside and outside. Whether neat, on the rocks, or in a cocktail, this smooth brand of spirit is derived from a tried and true family recipe, passed down through three generations. Belly up to the bar with friends or relax at an outdoor table with Fido. Traverse City Whiskey Co. is open Monday through Thursday noon to 8pm, Friday and Saturday noon to 11pm, and Sunday noon to 7pm. See Details
Boatyard Brewing Company Boatyard Brewing Company, located in Kalamazoo, MI, is a casual brewpub 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. Start off with a cold beer (of course) and an order of the Boatyard Bread - flatbread topped with garlic-infused oil, mozzarella, and Italian herbs, served with marinara. Next, chow down on the Harbor Master Sandwich with roast beef, Swiss cheese, sauteed mushrooms, and horsey mayo on multigrain bread. Or go for the Iris Flatbread Pizza topped with pesto oil, mozzarella, goat cheese, sundried tomatoes, banana peppers, artichokes, and balsamic glaze. Boatyard Brewing Company operates on a seasonal schedule, so be sure to call ahead to make certain that they're open! See Details
Short's Brewery Short's Brewery offers 20 craft beers on tap and a food menu that includes nachos, salads, sandwiches, and pizza. Dogs are welcome around the perimeter of outside seating area and bowls of water are available. See Details
Jolly Pumpkin The Jolly Pumpkin is a pet-friendly place to try seasonal ales in Detroit. Visitors to the Jolly Pumpkin with Fido tagging along can sit and enjoy a plate of Seasonal Hummus at one of its nine outdoor tables. The Jolly Pumpkin's menu includes appetizers, salads, sandwiches, and pizzas. Jolly Pumpkin beers, North Peak Drafts, Grizzly Peak beverages, and cocktails are also served. Locals call this a popular establishment and recommend trying one of its ciders and ordering a Tuna Melt. See Details
Dark Horse Brewing Company Brewpub offers year-round, seasonal, and stout craft beer. Dogs are welcome in the outdoor beer garden. See Details
Art's Tavern Art's offers soups, sandwiches, seafood, and pizza. Dogs are welcome on the outside patio. See Details
Shifters Bar and Grille Shifters serves a variety of traditional bar and grill fare, including burgers, hot and cold sandwiches, burritos, fish and chips, and BBQ pork ribs. Dogs are welcome on the front patio. See Details
Rosie O'Grady's Rosie O'Grady's serves artisan pizza, wings, sandwiches and wraps, award-winning burgers, chicken fajitas, shepherd's pie, and Cajun shrimp pasta. A small section on the outdoor patio is dog friendly. Stop in for good food and good times. See Details
Atwater in the Park Sprawling beer hall located in a converted church offering German eats, burgers, sandwiches, mac and cheese, and mahi mahi. Beer garden tables are dog friendly. See Details
Boyne City Tap Room Boyne City Tap Room serves the best in American craft beer and bar and grill eats. With 40 Michigan beers on tap and a food menu that includes pulled pork nachos, wings, black bean chili, crab cake burgers, smoked brisket, and Cajun seafood pasta, the Tap Room is perfect for both lunch and dinner. Dogs are welcome on the side patio. See Details
Pigeon Hill Brewing Company Pigeon Hill Brewing Company has some pet-friendly tables outside. The name of this brewery comes from the massive sand dune known as Pigeon Hill, formerly located on Muskegon Lake. According to legend, the hill was over three-hundred feet tall, until it was sold to a company that removed the sand for industrial purposes. Although they don't sell food, you can bring your own food to enjoy with one of the many craft beers available. If you're looking for an innovative tipple, try the breweries' very first ESB, Alright, Alright, Alright: a medium-bodied beer made up of earthy hops and caramel. Pigeon Hill Brewing Company is open Sunday from 12pm to 8pm, Monday through Thursday from 12pm to 10pm, and Friday to Saturday from 12pm to 12am. See Details
Northville Sports Den Menu offers burgers, burritos, pizza, steaks, and seafood. Outdoor patio welcomes dogs. See Details
Ascension Brewing Company Ascension Brewing Company is a dog-friendly microbrewery specializing in locally brewed craft ales and food. In the taproom, they believe their food is the best way to enjoy their beer. The staff are on hand to advise you on the best food pairing for your craft beer. One of the most popular sandwiches the Ninja Pig, containing juicy smoked pork tossed with sriracha BBQ sauce, and topped with seasonal coleslaw on a hearty brioche bun. Ascend to Ascension Brewing Company Monday from 4pm to 10pm, Tuesday through Thursday from 4pm to 11pm, Friday from 4pm to 12am, Saturday from 1pm to 12am, and Sunday from 2pm to 9pm. See Details
Taproot Cider House Taproot Cider House, located in Traverse City, MI, is a casual joint that serves up crisp ciders and a variety of farm-to-table eats. Fido is welcome to join you at one of their pet-friendly outdoor tables while you enjoy your meal. Start off with a hard cider and an order of the Blue Corn Nachos topped with local pork, housemade cherry BBQ sauce, organic grape tomatoes, avocado sour cream, and Paradise Acres micro salad. Next, chow down on the Whitefish Tacos - corn tortillas filled with seasoned local whitefish, organic cabbage slaw, bibb lettuce, local cheddar, and spicy mayo. Or go for the Hippi Tree Sandwich with organic cucumbers, red onions, heirloom tomatoes, avocado, Paradise Acres sunflower sprouts, and house-peppered mayo on grain bread. See Details
Tecumseh Brewing Company The front patio at Tecumseh Brewing Company is dog-friendly. This brewery serves up American bar food along with their seasonal craft beer selection, all brewed in-house. In addition to IPAs, blondes, stouts, and wheat ales, they also concoct quirky combinations using unusual ingredients like peanut butter, goji berry, cucumber, clementine, coffee and more. One of the most popular specials on the food menu is the truffled lobster, a lobster salad with peppered bacon, truffle aioli, lettuce, and tomatoes on toasted rye sourdough served with baked parmesan zucchini sauce and a house cocktail sauce. The kitchen at the Tecumseh Brewing Company is open Monday through Wednesday from 11am to 10pm, Thursday through Saturday from 11am to 10pm, and Sunday from 12pm to 10pm. See Details
Guardian Brewing Company Guardian Brewing Company, located in Saugatuck, MI, is a casual brewpub that serves up a variety of delicious drinks and tasty fare. Fido is welcome to join you at one of their pet-friendly outdoor tables while you enjoy your meal. Start off with a cold beer and an order of the Great Lakes Kettle Chips served with house-made Russian dressing. Next, chow down on the Corridor Spicy Italian Sausage Dog topped with sauteed peppers and onions, parmesan, and sweet balsamic. Or go for the BBQ Beef Sandwich - slow-roasted beef brisket, blueberry-porter bbq sauce, pickled onions, and white cheddar on ciabatta. Guardian Brewing Company is open Sunday through Thursday from 12pm to 10pm, and Friday through Saturday from 12pm to 11pm. See Details
Ludington Bay Brewing Co. Ludington Bay Brewing Co., located in Ludington, MI, is a casual brewpub that serves up a variety of delicious grub. Fido is welcome to join you at one of their pet-friendly outdoor tables while you enjoy your meal. Start off with a cold beer (of course) and an order of the Wings in your choice of Hot, Brown Sugar BBQ, Maple Spice, or Carolina. Next, chow down on the Turkey LBBC Wrap with turkey, lettuce, tomato, bacon, cheddar, cranberry mayo, and green apple. Or go for the Jalapeno Popper Pie topped with garlic cream cheese, jalapeno bacon, and white cheddar. Ludington Bay Brewing Co. is open Sunday through Wednesday from 11:30am to 10pm, and Thursday through Saturday from 11:30am to 11pm. See Details