Dog Friendly Restaurants in Austin, TX

There are 518 dog-friendly restaurants in Austin 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 Austin. Bone appetit!

Pet Friendly Moonshine Patio Bar & Grill
Moonshine Patio Bar & Grill The upscale Moonshine Patio Bar & Grill turns out cutting-edge twists on Southern classics in a relaxing setting with dog-friendly outdoor seating. Tasty menu options include crispy calamari, pimento cheeseburgers, chicken and waffles, shrimp and grits, blackened catfish, and jalapeno hanger steak. Opens at 11am Monday thru Saturday, 9am on Sunday. See Details
Pet Friendly Kerbey Lane Cafe
Kerbey Lane Cafe Kerby Lane Cafe in Austin, TX serves sandwiches, tacos, and brownie fudge sundaes. The covered patio is pet friendly for leashed dogs. See Details
Cedar Door Cedar Door in Austin, TX, offers inventive bar and grill eats, live music, and dog-friendly patio seating in a festive, modern space. The menu features panko fried avocado, smoked chicken and kale salad, Buffalo shrimp tacos, short rib sandwiches, and blackened catfish. See Details
Terry Black's Bbq Run by brothers Michael and Mark Black, Terry Black's BBQ has plenty of pet-friendly outdoor tables where you can sit with your pooch. The menu is classic Texan barbecue, with smoked brisket, sausage, turkey, beef ribs, pork ribs, and chopped beef. You can order by the pound or as a sandwich, and pair it with sides like Baked Potato Salad, Mac-n-Cheese, and Cream Corn. Desserts are traditional and include Mini Pecan Pie, Peach Cobbler and Banana Pudding. Open daily 11am to 9pm. See Details
Casa de Luz Housed inside the Casa de Luz Center for Integral Studies, this dog-friendly cafe has plenty of outdoor tables. Casa de Luz serves macrobiotic food, which is focused on whole grains and fresh vegetables. The cafe serves breakfast, lunch and dinner, so early riser will find dishes like Porridge with Granola and Raisins, and Mixed Vegetables. For lunch and dinner, the cafe serves plates that include things like presoaked beans and grains, salad and fermented vegetables. Meals come with herbal teas like Peppermint, Red Rooibos, and Lemongrass. Open daily 7:00am to 8:30pm. See Details
Torchy's Tacos Tasty Tex-Mex food with a covered outdoor patio that welcomes dogs. Whether breakfast tacos, lunch tacos, or dinner tacos, Torchy's can satisfy your taco fix no matter the time of day. Menu also includes pico de gallo, refried beans, and chips and guac. See Details
Perla's Perla's seafood menu is like a trip to the Eastern Seaboard. They even set out a water bowl for your pup while you enjoy a classic cocktail. See Details
Amy's Ice Creams Amy's Ice Creams is dog-friendly and offers both seasonal flavors and everyday favorites that are sure to delight both you and your pup. Dogs are welcome at outdoor tables and benches. See Details
Rudy's Country Store & Bar-B-Q This BBQ spot on Research Boulevard has ten pet-friendly outdoor tables, so you are welcome to bring your pup along. Rudy's Country Store & Bar-B-Q has BBQ favorites like brisket, turkey, chopped beef, ribs, chicken, sausage, and pulled pork. Got your meats by the pound or as a sandwich, with sides including potato salad, cole slaw, and corn on the cob. Stop by early and you can get your BBQ in a breakfast taco. If you are looking for something sweet, there are house-made desserts like Banana Pudding and Pecan Pie. 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
Lazarus Brewing Co. East 6th Lazarus Brewing Co. is a dog-friendly brewery in Austin, TX. Fido is welcome to join you at a table on the patio. Grab your favorite draught beer, coffee, tea, or wine. Dine on gourmet tacos, tortas, rice bowls, etc. See Details
Yard Bar Bring Fido to the dog-friendly Yard Bar, Austin's first restaurant, bar, and dog park. Yard Bar features a dog menu in addition to a people menu that with soup, salads, sandwiches, and a wide selection of beer, wine, and cocktails. See website for rules and restrictions. Admission and membership fees required. Please see their list of rules on their website before bringing Fido. See Details
Mozart's Coffee Roasters Mozart's Coffee Roasters is located right on the water and has tons of outdoor dog-friendly dining. See Details
Rudy's Country Store & Bar-B-Q Fill up your tank and stomach at Rudy's Country Store & Bar-B-Q, a combination gas station, grocery store, and barbecue eatery. Rudy's serves wood-fired, slow-cooked, and dry-rubbed meats in a casual, open space that welcomes dogs at outdoor tables in the back. Choose from a succulent selection that includes moist brisket, turkey breast, St. Louis ribs, jalapeno sausage, and spicy pork chops. Opens at 6am Monday through Saturday and 7am on Sunday. See Details
Ski Shores Waterfront Cafe Ski Shores offers wings, tacos, chicken tenders, and burgers with scenic views of Lake Austin on the dog-friendly patio. See Details
Hopdoddy Burger Bar Over a dozen original handcrafted burgers with a variety of local beers on tap. Outdoor tables welcome dogs. See Details
Home Slice Pizza Home Slice Pizza's NY-style pizzas bring the east coast west. There's a water bowl for your pup at this popular spot. See Details
Bouldin Creek Cafe The dog-friendly Bouldin Creek Cafe serves scratch-made vegan dishes for breakfast, lunch, and dinner, plus organic coffee. Menu includes spicy pesto, fresh salads, sandwiches, portobello fajitas, and tofu tacos. Dogs are welcome at outdoor tables. See Details
Guero's Taco Bar Guero's Taco Bar is always hopping. Stop in for no-nonsense Tex-Mex and bring Fido along. This lively spot always welcomes pets. See Details
Lamberts Lamberts serves wood-fired barbecue in a contemporary setting that welcomes dogs on the outdoor patio. A menu of traditional dishes with a new edge includes crispy wild boar ribs, chicken fried oysters, country style pork ribs, cold smoked rainbow trout, jalapeno hot links, and Black Angus brisket. Opens daily at 11am. See Details
Velvet Taco - Domain Velvet Taco - Domain is a dog-friendly eatery in Austin, TX, where Fido can join you for gourmet tacos using globally-inspired recipes. Leashed dogs can accompany you beside an outdoor table on the partially-covered patio. Diners can also sip handcrafted margaritas which are just as creative and flavorful as the tacos. Please note that table service isn't available, so Fido will need to wait outside when you go in to order. See Details