Dog Friendly Restaurants in Aliso Viejo, CA

There are 16 pet friendly restaurants in Aliso Viejo that welcome dogs at their outdoor tables. Need help to decide 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 Aliso Viejo. Bone appetit!

Pet Friendly Stadium Brewing Co
Stadium Brewing Co Stadium Brewing Co is a dog-friendly restaurant in Aliso Viejo. They welcome pets at outdoor tables whenever the weather is nice. See Details
Pet Friendly OPAH Restaurant & Bar
OPAH Restaurant & Bar OPAH Restaurant & Bar is a dog-friendly restaurant in Aliso Viejo. They welcome pets at outdoor tables whenever the weather is nice. See Details
Sharky's Woodfired Mexican Grill Sharky's Woodfired Mexican Grill on Aliso Creek Road has 20+ pet-friendly tables where you are welcome to sit with your dog. This healthy Mexican spot utilizes fresh, natural and organic ingredients in their tacos, burritos, and more. There are plenty of options for those who are eating light, including Power Plates with chicken, tofu, steak, shrimp, or wild caught fish, and salads like the Numex Caesar, with cotija cheese and poblano-caesar dressing. Sharky's Woodfired Mexican Grill even has a number of 'lite' burritos and rice bowls. Stone-fired pizzas are also available, in Spicy Four Cheese and Chipotle BBQ Chicken. 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
Bagels & Brew In addition to fresh bagels, menu offers hot and cold sandwiches, juicy burgers, and crispy chicken tenders. Outdoor seating welcomes dogs. See Details
Luna Grill Luna Grill offers kebabs, spicy feta, falafel, pita wraps, salads, and other Mediterranean eats offered in a relaxed, counter-serve setting. Outdoor seating area welcomes dogs. See Details
Fish District Fish District, located in Aliso Viejo, is a casual seafood restaurant that serves up a variety of fresh, tasty dishes. Choose from menu options including starters, soups, salads, poke bowls, tacos, wraps, seafood, steak, sandwiches, burgers, and more. Fido is welcome to join you at one of their four pet-friendly outdoor tables while you enjoy your meal. Start off with an order of the Calamari Fritti, then chow down on the Baja-Battered Fish Taco! Or go for the Fish of the Day, served with two sides of your choice (rice, fries, sweet potato fries, asparagus, sauteed veggies, seaweed salad, and more.) 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
Panini Cafe Panini Cafe is a dog-friendly restaurant in Aliso Viejo. They welcome pets at outdoor tables whenever the weather is nice. See Details
Wahoo's Fish Taco Wahoo's Fish Taco in Aliso Viejo, CA, offers a highly customizable menu with an emphasis on healthy eating and fresh seafood. This location in Aliso Viejo offers dog-friendly seating outside with seven tables so Fido can join you for a quick, casual meal. Their menu options include bowls, tacos, enchiladas, soup, and salad. You can choose your protein from selections like fish, carnitas, shrimp, and sauteed tofu. You can also select one of their pre-designed mains like the Outer Reef Burrito or Kalua Pig Bowl. Shareable plates include hands-on dishes like the Loaded Nachos, Baja Rolls, and Cajun Fries. Please note that table service isn't available, so Fido will need to wait outside when you go in to order. See Details
Golden Spoon Frozen Yogurt Golden Spoon Frozen Yogurt, located in Aliso Viejo, is a frozen yogurt shop that serves up a variety of delectable creamy concoctions. Fido is welcome to join you at one of their three pet-friendly outdoor tables while you indulge your sweet tooth. Choose from flavors including Guava Pear, Lemon Tea, Devil's Food Cake, Toasted Coconut, Toffee, S'Mores, Coffee, Mai Tai Sorbet, Salted Southern Butter Pecan, and more! 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
Native Foods Cafe Dogs are welcome at Native Foods Cafe on Aliso Creek Road, where they provide six pet-friendly tables outside. This plant-based restaurant serves made-from-scratch food prepared using homemade tempeh, seitan, and Native cheese. Vegan or not, they want you to go and try some of their home favorites that will please every palette. One of their most popular dishes is the Southern-Fried chicken and waffles dish, served with two beautifully fluffy waffles layered with steamed kale, caramelized onions, Native spicy chicken, and sriracha maple syrup on top. At Native Foods Cafe, you may leave wondering if you've actually just eaten lots of meat. 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
Starbucks Whether you are getting your early morning coffee fix or fueling up for a late night, Starbucks has you covered. This location on La Paz Road in Aliso Viejo provides tables with dog-friendly seating. The vast menu includes a broad range of coffee drinks, tea, cold brews, and their popular Frappuccino in tons of customizable flavors. Don't forget to ask for a Puppuccino just for Fido! You can also find a light bite with breakfast options, sandwiches, bagels, parfaits, protein boxes, and baked treats. 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
Bruegger's Bagels Bruegger's Bagels is a dog-friendly eatery serving a comprehensive menu of healthy choices for breakfast and lunch. Visitors to Aliso Viejo with Fido in tow and a craving for a preservative-free bagel, can head to one of Bruegger's outdoor tables to dig in. The eatery's menu is made up of bagels and cream cheese, salads, signature soups, breakfast and lunch sandwiches, and coffee drinks. Diners with a sweet tooth can indulge in a Cheesecake Brownie, Cranberry Orange Nut Muffin, or Oatmeal Raisin Pecan Cookie. See Details
Panera Bread Panera Bread on Aliso Creek Road has six pet-friendly outdoor tables, so you can bring your dog along to dine. The popular national chain serves breakfast, lunch, dinner, and snacks. Stop by early for one of their freshly baked breakfast sandwiches, pastries, or Baked Egg Souffles. Panera Bread is known for their fresh, and clean eating salads, soups, and sandwiches like Bacon Turkey Bravo, Napa Almond Chicken Salad, and Steak and White Cheddar Panini. They have a full espresso and coffee bar where you can get signature drinks like the Hot Chocolate with Chocolate Chip Marshmallows, and Plum Ginger Hibiscus Tea. 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
Panini Kabob Grill Panini Kabob Grill is a casual Mediterranean eatery that serves up a variety of fresh, delicious fare. Fido is welcome to join you at one of their pet-friendly outdoor tables while you enjoy your meal. Start off with an order of the Caprese with buffalo mozzarella, Roma tomatoes, fresh basil, pesto, Kalamata olives, and olive oil. Next, chow down on the Chicken Pesto Wrap with oven-roasted chicken, sundried tomatoes, artichoke hearts, fontina, and pesto. Or go for the Fresh Salmon Kabob with charbroiled fresh salmon, grilled veggies, your choice of basmati rice, brown rice, or bulgur wheat pilaf, and either a Caesar salad, Greek Mediterranean, or avocado romaine salad. See Details
Steak 'n Shake Steak 'n Shake is home to an extensive selection of specialty burgers with their signature Steakburger. Fido can join you for a tasty meal or sweet shake at the dog-friendly tables provided at this location in Aliso Viejo. The burgers are all made with steak and come in specialty options like the Guacamole Double Steakburger or Frisco Melt. You can also dig into chili, steak franks, sandwiches, and salads. The hand-scooped milkshakes are a timeless hit and can be customized with your choice of ice cream flavor and or candy. A drive-thru window is also available if you don't want to tie your dog up outside while you go in to order. See Details
Seven Seas Roasting Co. This amazing coffee shop is friendly to pups of all shapes and sizes. They are super friendly and care about your pup with treats and water. Dogs are welcome at outdoor areas. See Details
Lazy Dog Restaurant & Bar Lazy Dog Restaurant & Bar is dog friendly! With locations across California, Texas, and Nevada, Lazy Dog Cafe is a dog-themed eatery with cozy surroundings, dog-friendly outdoor seating, and an eclectic menu of hearty American eats. Lazy Dog Cafe will give your dog a bowl of water and even offers a dog menu that includes a choice of a grilled hamburger patty or a grilled chicken breast served with brown rice! See Details
Park Bench Cafe Located at the park a few miles from the beach, the Park Bench Cafe in Huntington Beach, CA offers a full dog menu as well as 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
The Cliff The Cliff offers a seafood-centric menu in a relaxing atmosphere with 180 degree ocean views from the multi-level dog-friendly patio. Their doggy menu features Precious' Puppy Plates with oatmeal, chicken, beef, salmon or prime rib. And they also have a puppy treat menu with a selection of all-natural organic treats like salmon snacks, carrot molasses, liver bites, calamari, pumpkin paws and more. For humans, breakfast, lunch, and dinner fare includes California Benedicts, huevos rancheros, strawberry French toast, crab cakes, ahi tuna burgers, carne asada burritos, garlic prawns, pan seared scallops, and filet mignon. See Details
The Cellar The Cellar is a cheese shop & wine bar restaurant. Live music is featured every night and the weekend piano bar draws a great crowd. The outdoor patio seating is great if you want to wine and dine with your dog! See Details
Beach Pit BBQ Dog-friendly Beach Pit BBQ in Costa Mesa serves traditional Southern-style barbecue with a California twist in a modern rustic setting. Fido can join you in the spacious outdoor seating area. Enjoy dry rubbed, slow-smoked meats like beef brisket, pulled pork, turkey breast, sausage, and St. Louis style ribs, plus hot wings, salads, sandwiches, and tacos. Opens daily at 11am. See Details
In-N-Out Burger In-N-Out Burger has been a California fixture since 1948, keeping it simple with quality burgers, fries, and shakes. Well-behaved, leashed pets are permitted at outside tables. Opens daily at 10:30am. See Details
Lazy Dog Restaurant & Bar With locations across California, Texas, and Nevada, Lazy Dog Restaurant & Bar is a dog-themed eatery with cozy surroundings, dog-friendly seating, and an eclectic menu of hearty American eats. Menu favorites include campfire pot roast, BBQ baby back ribs, three-cheese pizza, fish tacos, chicken parmesan, sweet and spicy shrimp, and fettuccine Alfredo. Opens at 11am during the week, 10am on Saturday, and 9am on Sunday. See Details
2nd Floor As the name says, "2nd Floor" is upstairs on Main St. and Walnut. They serve veggie burgers, grilled chicken kabobs, ribeye steaks, and pulled pork sliders. See Details