Dog Friendly Restaurants in Aurora, IL

There are 11 pet friendly restaurants in Aurora that welcome dogs at their outdoor tables. 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 Aurora. Bone appetit!

Pet Friendly Amato's Pizzeria
Amato's Pizzeria This spot will satisfy your pizza craving, whether you're in the mood for thin or stuffed crust. Fido can join you on the patio in the summer. See Details
Pet Friendly Pomegranate Restaurant
Pomegranate Restaurant Pomegranate Restaurant serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner Thursday through Saturday, and breakfast and lunch the rest of the week. The extensive menu includes almond French toast, Swedish pancakes, eggs Florentine, salads, sandwiches, burgers, quesadillas, BBQ ribs, steaks, seafood, and pasta. Dogs are welcome at patio tables. See Details
Chelio's Pub and Grill Chelios Pub and Grill has plenty of pet-friendly outdoor tables where you can sit with your dog. Chelios has a huge menu full of American pub fare, with starters like wings, nachos, and sliders. There are burgers and sandwiches galore, pizza, BBQ ribs, and more. There is a selection of Southwestern fare as well, including the Tacos Terrifico, Burrito Xtreme, and Fajitas. Chelios also has a large selection of draft and bottled beers, with seasonal and import options. Open Sunday through Thursday 10:30am to 1:00am, Friday and Saturday 10:30am to 1:00am. See Details
McBride's North Pub & Grille McBride's North Pub and Grille is dog-friendly. Outside, you and Fido can choose one of the ten tables. The folk at McBride's want you to enter as a guest and leave as a friend. Their menu is made up of American bar food and includes an array of burgers, wraps, paninis, soups, salads, and entrees. For dessert, you can indulge in a chocolate brownie cake, an ice cream sundae, or a root beer float. McBride's is open Monday through Thursday from 11am to 1am, Friday to Saturday from 11am to 2am and Sunday from 11am to 12am. See Details
Shrimpys Shrimpys located in Aurora, IL is a dog-friendly seafood restaurant. Fido can join you at the four outdoor tables. Shrimpy's offers all types of seafood with a mild, medium and hot head sauce. So try the shrimp, crawfish, crab legs, clams, mussels and lobster with lemon pepper, raging cajun, garlic butter or jerky jerk sauce. For the sides, you can get sweet potato fries, fried okra, cole slaw and more. Or you can order the Shrimpy's Fish Basket with basa, cat or perch that comes with house cut cajun fries and hush puppies. See Details
Panera Bread Panera Bread on N Orchard 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
Chipotle Mexican Grill Founded on the idea that food served fast does not have to be a typical fast food experience, Chipotle Mexican Grill is a dog-friendly restaurant known for its burritos, tacos, bowls, and salads. Visitors to Aurora with a craving for a customizable burrito bowl can dig in alongside Fido at one of Chipotle's four outdoor tables. The Grill's menu allows guests to choose from crispy corn or soft flour tacos, a bowl, burrito, or salad, then choose from steak, carnitas, chicken, barbacoa or sofritas, next, adding rice beans and fajita vegetables, and finally, topping it all off with salsas, lettuce, guacamole, and cheese. 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
Pockets Pockets, located in Aurora, is a casual, fast-food-style eatery that serves up a variety of tasty food. Choose from menu options including pockets, calzones, salads, pizza, and more. Fido is welcome to join you at one of their two pet-friendly outdoor tables while you enjoy your meal. Try the Southwest Pocket filled with chicken, lettuce, spinach, tomatoes, green peppers, corn, black beans, onions, cheddar, and homemade chipotle ranch. Or go for the Chefs Salad with lettuce, tomatoes, mushrooms, green peppers, salami, turkey, carrots, onions, mozzarella, Swiss, and ranch dressing. 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 N Orchard Road in Aurora provides six 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. 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
Jersey Mike's Subs Since 1956, Jersey Mike's Subs has been serving authentic East Coast-style subs on freshly baked bread. At this location on N Eola Road, you and Fido can choose one of the pet-friendly tables outside. Their menu includes a number of hot sandwiches, such as Jersey Mike's Famous Philly: grilled onions, peppers and melted white American cheese; meatball and cheese, melted provolone, tomato sauce, and parmesan cheese; or the big kahuna cheese steak, grilled onions, peppers, mushrooms, jalapenos, and extra melted white American cheese. If you'd rather cut down on the carb's, why not try a grilled veggie wrap: grilled green bell peppers and onions, melted swiss and provolone, lettuce, tomato, and homestyle ranch dressing. 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
Firehouse Subs Firehouse Subs, located in Aurora, is a popular deli-style eatery that serves up a variety of tasty subs and salads. Fido is welcome to join you at one of their pet-friendly outdoor tables while you enjoy your meal. Try the Hook and Ladder Sub with smoked turkey, Virginia honey ham, and melted Monterey jack cheese. Order it Fully Involved to get mayo, deli mustard, lettuce, tomato, and onion! Or try the New York Steamer Sub with USDA corned beef brisket, pastrami, melted provolone, deli mustard, mayo, and Italian dressing. For something a bit lighter, try the Firehouse Salad with romaine, tomato, bell pepper, cucumber, mozzarella, pepperoncini peppers, and dressing, with your choice of smoked turkey, grilled chicken, or Virginia honey ham. 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
Quigley's Irish Pub Quigley's Irish Pub, located in Naperville, IL, is a dog friendly, neighborhood Irish pub where Fido is welcome to join you at a table on their outdoor patio during the warmer months. He'll even get his own dog menu to order from! Quigley's offers a combo of Irish and American dishes, including Irish lamb stew, corned beef and cabbage, Angus beef burgers, and Buffalo chicken sandwiches. See Details
Crosstown Pub & Grill Crosstown offers tasty wings, big and juicy burgers, and fantastic flatbreads. Patio seating allows dogs. See Details
Filling Station Pub & Grill Traditional American favorites include a variety of sandwiches and burgers, plus wings, turkey chili, jumbo shrimp, and fajitas. Dogs are welcome at outdoor tables. *** Call ahead to find out about any temporary restrictions due to COVID-19. *** See Details
Public Landing Restaurant Enjoy outdoor dining at it's finest on the beautiful and spacious dog-friendly patio. The Public Landing Restaurant is located in the historic Gaylord Building, 1 of only 28 National Trust Historic Sites in the entire country! Well behaved pooches welcome anytime. Yappetizer Menu for dogs. After your meal, wind down with a walk along the old I&M Canal or through the Lincoln Landing Park. Easily accessible by all major expressways. See Details
La Sorella di Francesca This warm and inviting Italian spot serves up consistently delicious food. During the summer dogs are welcome to join their owners on the patio. See Details
Peanuts Bar and Grill Peanuts serves wings, sandwiches, burgers. and a wide selection of apps. Spacious patio is dog friendly. See Details
Morton's The Steakhouse Morton's is the spot for a juicy steak in a classy atmosphere. During the summer you can dine outdoors with Fido, he's sure to want you to share! See Details
Moe Joe's Cajun Authentic Cajun cuisine in the heart of historic downtown Plainfield. Favorites include jambalaya, Creole shrimp, crawfish etouffee, and po boy sandwiches. Patio seating is dog friendly and there's even a doggie menu. See Details
Warren's Ale House Warren's Ale House is a family-owned establishment that opened its doors in Wheaton in 2013. Warren's offers a diverse menu that includes Creole shrimp, seared scallops, wings, sandwiches, tacos, pork tenderloin, and naked chicken, plus an extensive selection of craft beer on tap. The spacious patio welcomes dogs. See Details
Front Street Cantina Front Street offers tacos, burritos, and a wide selection of dinner combos. Outdoor tables welcome dogs. See Details
Big Bowl Schaumburg Big Bowl is a Chinese and Thai restaurant serving a variety of dishes in a pet-friendly environment. Dog owners that love Asian fare can head to one of Big Bowl's few outdoor tables to enjoy their meal with Fido nearby. Big Bowl's menus include gluten-free options as well as soups, rice bowls, noodles, Pad Thai, pot stickers, dumplings salads, Chinese chicken, beef, and seafood dishes, fried rice, curries, stir-fry and more. Regulars recommend the Orange Chicken and the egg rolls. This location of Big Bowl is open Monday through Thursday from 11:15am to 10:00pm, Friday from 11:15am to 10:30pm, Saturday from 12:00pm to 10:30pm and Sunday from 12:00pm to 9:00pm. Call ahead to find out about any temporary restrictions due to COVID-19 See Details
Solemn Oath Brewery Solemn Oath Brewery serves a flavorful array of craft brews in a casual taproom setting that welcomes well-behaved dogs. Patrons can sample a wide selection of West Coast, Belgian, barrel-aged, and limited release brews. There is no food service, but food trucks are often onsite. Outdoor patio seating is dog friendly. Solemn Oath Brewery is open Monday through Thursday from noon to 9pm, Friday noon to 11pm, Saturday 11am to 11pm, and Sunday 11am to 7pm. See Details
Praga Modern European fine dining with a casual vibe. The sidewalk dining area is perfect for dogs. They even supply water bowls. See Details