Dog Friendly Sidewalk Cafés in California

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 sidewalk cafes in California that will welcome Fido to join you at an outdoor table. Bone appetit!

Pet Friendly Park Bench Cafe
Park Bench Cafe Located at the park a few miles from the beach, the Park Bench Cafe offers a full dog menu and a venue for dog birthday parties. People will enjoy hot and cold sandwiches, burgers, and burritos. Outdoor umbrella tables are dog friendly, and there are plenty of treats and water bowls available for furry patrons. See Details
Pet Friendly Madison Square & Garden Cafe
Madison Square & Garden Cafe Madison Square & Garden Cafe serves tasty food in a beautiful garden setting located right in the heart of North Laguna's Gallery Row. Breakfast and lunch menus include pancakes, omelettes, salads, sandwiches, and char-broiled ahi tuna. Dogs are always welcome in the outdoor garden seating area. Open 8am-2:30pm daily (closed Tuesdays). See Details
Honeymoon Cafe Honeymoon Cafe offers tasty breakfast and lunch dishes and dog-friendly front sidewalk patio seating. Choose from huevos rancheros, soup and salads, street tacos, and Sicilian chicken paninis. Open Tuesday thru Saturday 7am to 3pm and 8am to 2pm on weekends; closed on Sundays. See Details
Cafe Europa Cafe Europa is an upscale breakfast and lunch hot spot that welcomes dogs at outside tables. All eggs are organic and Omega 3, cheeses are imported, and meats are nitrate free. Cafe Europa opens at 9am during the week and 8am on weekends. Both seating decks are dog friendly. See Details
Wild Plum Cafe, Bistro & Bakery Located in a growing and vibrant neighborhood, Wild Plum Cafe serves scratch-made organic bistro style dishes in an artsy, casual space that welcomes dogs at front sidewalk tables. Diverse breakfast, lunch, and dinner choices include frittatas, chorizo and eggs, Greek salad, chicken parm sandwiches, meatloaf, and lasagna. Open 7am to 5:30pm Wednesday thru Saturday, 7am to 3:30pm Sunday and Monday, and is closed on Tuesdays. See Details
Le Pain Quotidien Le Pain Quotidien is a European organic bakery and cafe with a spacious outdoor dining area that welcomes dogs. Enjoy fresh baked breads, muffins, croissants, pastries, plus housemade soups, salads, vegetable quiche, charcuterie, and organic beer and wine. Open daily from 7am to 7pm. See Details
Oscar's Cafe & Bar Casual dining in downtown Palm Springs serves omelets, pancakes, hummus, fresh Buffalo mozzarella, and popcorn shrimp. Outdoor patio is dog friendly. See Details
Stratford Court Cafe A landmark in downtown Del Mar, the Stratford Court Cafe is a quaint spot to enjoy breakfast or lunch at a dog-friendly outdoor table. Menu includes croissant sandwiches, waffles, veggie scrambles, hot and cold sandwiches, Cobb salads, and a wide selection of hot and cold drinks, from cappuccino and Chai lattes to fruit smoothies and passion fruit iced tea. See Details
Rhody's Garden Cafe Rhody's Garden Cafe is located in the beautiful Mendocino Botanical Gardens. Specializing in organic ingredients and produce, Rhody's offers light lunch options that include fresh salads, made-to-order sandwiches, and gourmet grilled paninis. Grab a table overlooking the scenic gardens and give Fido a a doggy ice cream treat. See Details
Sidecar Sidecar serves burgers, vegan hash, risotto, and pork osso buco. Dogs are welcome on the front patio. See Details
Blackbird Cafe Blackbird has burritos, omelets, and French toast for breakfast, and burgers, sandwiches, and wraps for lunch. Outdoor seating is dog friendly. See Details
Sunflower Cafe Established in 2007, Set in California's Historic Landmark #501 "Salvador Vallejo's Home" the Sunflower Caffé is the perfect place to start your morning, or for enjoying lunch at a dog-friendly sidewalk table. See Details
Cafe Verde Cafe Verde serves up some of the tastiest crepes in all of Pasadena. Fido is welcome at outdoor tables. See Details
Katrina's Cafe Order from the tasty breakfast and lunch menus while lounging with Fido at an outdoor table. See Details
Downtown Cafe Sample from a diverse menu that includes ribeye steaks, BBQ ribs, fajita skillets, and shrimp linguini. Dogs are welcome on the front patio. See Details
The Farm Bakery & Cafe The Farm Bakery & Cafe serves up a delicious breakfast, lunch, and dinner eats in a relaxing atmosphere where dogs are welcome at outdoor tables. Popular menu choices include French toast, huevos rancheros, Florentine omelettes, turkey burgers, grilled tri-tip sandwiches, mac and cheese, and veggie lasagna. Open 7am to 6pm Monday thru Saturday and 7am to 5pm on Sunday. See Details
Trillium Cafe The refined menu at Trillium Cafe includes grilled prawns and red cabbage, smoked salmon salad, grilled organic pork chops, and shellfish fettuccine. Outdoor deck with views of Big River Bay is dog friendly. See Details
Paris in a Cup Besides a plethora of tea, Paris in a Cup serves vanilla scones, quiche Lorraine, baked potato soup, and homemade macaroons. Sidewalk tables welcome dogs. See Details
Rockenwagner Bakery Cafe Rockenwagner Cafe takes pride in reinventing its California cuisine menu in a cozy neighborhood setting that welcomes dogs in the outdoor seating area. Breakfast and lunch favorites include omelets, smoked salmon bagels, blueberry pancakes, huevos rancheros, fish tacos, lamb-feta burgers, and buttermilk fried chicken sandwiches. Cafe hours are 7am to 3pm daily. See Details
San Benito House Garden Deli Cafe San Benito House Garden Deli Cafe is dog friendly. Enjoy some of their famous fresh at an outdoor table with your leashed pup. See Details
Moore's Delicatessen Moore's Delicatessen is an upscale deli with fantastic breakfast and lunch, craft beer, and wine. An awesome place to stop by for a quick bite or a nice long brunch. Dogs are welcome at outdoor tables. See Details
La Quinta Baking Co La Quinta Baking Co is a charming European-inspired bistro serving breakfast, lunch, dinner, and baked goods in a convenient location with dog-friendly courtyard seating. Tasty menu choices include Greek omelettes, French toast, croque madame, King Louis sandwich, fromage melt panini, escargot, pan-seared Pacific salmon, quiche Lorraine, and penne bolognese. Opens daily at 7am. See Details
Big Blue Small Cafe with great breakfast and espresso. There is only one outside table, but it welcomes Fido. See Details
FreshWorks California Grill Fresh Works serves sandwiches, wraps, natural farm to table burgers, plus Greek and Mexican dishes. Patio seating welcomes dogs. See Details