Dog Friendly Restaurants in Bethesda, MD

There are 44 pet friendly restaurants in Bethesda 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 Bethesda. Bone appetit!

Pet Friendly Mia's Pizza
Mia's Pizza Pizzas, pastas, salads, paninis. See Details
Pet Friendly Praline Bistro
Praline Bistro Located above the Praline Bakery, Praline Bistro offers a diverse menu of delectable desserts and tasty bistro fare in a sophisticated atmosphere with dog-friendly outdoor seating. Favorite menu choices include escargots, seafood salad, quiche Lorraine, hanger steak, lamb stew, croque monsieur, pan-seared red snapper, and an array of sweet and savory crepes. Bistro opens at 11am during the week and 10am on weekends. See Details
Nando's Peri-Peri Chicken In England, Nandos is synonymous with youth culture. Taking your date out for a cheeky Nandos is as cool as Snapping a celeb' or going viral. Now, you can take Fido for a cheeky Nandos on Bethesda Avenue in Bethesda, where they provide three dog-friendly tables outside. Their menu contains lots of PERi-PERi flavored food that derives from Portugal. Their signature dish is PERi-PERi chicken, marinated for twenty-four hours, flame grilled and basted to your liking. Although most of the menu is meaty, they also offer a few veggie selections, such as a veggie burger, a portobello mushroom with halloumi wrap, and a feta and avocado wrap. 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
Hanaro Restaurant Hanaro serves creative sushi as well as Asian fusion delights served in an eclectic, modern space with Asian motifs and dog-friendly outdoor seating. Enjoy tasty options such as gyoza, chicken skewers, miso soup, ahi tuna tataki, fried rice, and katsu. Opens at 11:30am Monday thru Saturday and 3:30pm on Sunday. See Details
California Tortilla This regional chain quickly serves up massive gourmet burritos for wallet-friendly prices. Pets welcome at outdoor tables. See Details
Woodmont Grill Dog-friendly fine dining establishment Woodmont Grill has been a Bethesda staple since the early 90s. Fresh fish, juicy steaks, and the popular Maryland crab cakes are cornerstones of the restaurant's menu. The free parking is a bonus in the busy downtown area. Open Monday through Saturday 11:30am to 10:00pm, and Sunday 11:30 to 9:00pm. See Details
Barrel and Crow Barrel and Crow takes a contemporary approach to New American cuisine and casual fine dining. The lunch menu highlights regional seafood staples and hands-on dishes like the Grilled Spice Sirloin Skewers or the Roseda Farm Cheeseburger. For dinner, Barrel and Crow serves inspiring dishes like the Fried Quail and Andouille Gumbo, Braised Virginia Bison Short Rib, or the Duck Fat Rosemary Fries. The drink menu is not to be outdone with a huge selection of craft beers, cocktails, wines by the glass, and a list of reds by the bottle. Lunch is served Monday through Friday from 11:30am to 2:30pm. Dinner is served Monday through Thursday from 5:00pm to 10:00pm, Friday through Saturday from 5:00pm to 11:00pm, and Sunday from 5:00pm to 9:00pm. Brunch is offered on Saturday and Sunday from 11:00am to 2:30pm. See Details
Silver The dog-friendly Silver restaurant describes itself as having ""the heart of diner with the style of a brasserie."" Enjoy breakfast, brunch, lunch, dinner and even late-night meals created with ingredients from over fifteen local farms on their large outdoor patio. Try one of the playful dishes like Pickle Fried Chicken and Waffles or Truffle Bison Meatloaf. Silver accepts reservations and call ahead seating. Open Sunday through Thursday 7am to 11pm and Friday through Saturday 7am to 12am." See Details
Uncle Julio's Mexican Uncle Julio's Mexican specializes in scratch-made dishes with authentic Mexican flavors as well as Tex-Mex favorites. You can dine with Fido at this location in Bethesda where there are six dog-friendly tables outside. The extensive menu features tacos, enchiladas, and flautas as well as mesquite grilled mains like fajitas, fish, and steak. Popular picks include the Grilled Fish Tacos and the Bacon Wrapped Camarones. You can also find lunch, brunch, and drink menus with plenty of Tex-Mex flavor throughout. See Details
Sarah's Handmade Ice Cream Sarah's Handmade Ice Cream, located in Bethesda, MD, is a casual creamery and treat shop that serves up a variety of delicious eats. Fido is welcome to join you at one of their pet-friendly outdoor tables while you enjoy a frosty treat. They even offer a doggie ice cream just for pups! Sarah's Handmade Ice Cream is open Monday through Saturday from 11am to 10pm, and Sunday from 11am to 9pm. See Details
Bethesda Crab House Bethesda Crab House is a classic New England seafood spot with ten dog-friendly tables on their outdoor patio. Crabs are their main affair and you can order by the size from the all you can eat Crab Feast to jumbos. They also serve sandwiches, sides, and mains like the soft shell platter or crab legs. Appetizers include shrimp, oysters, crab cakes, and various seasonal options. Bethesda Crab House is open daily from 11am to 10pm, but those hours are subject to change so call ahead. See Details
Balducci's Balducci's is a specialty grocery and delicatessen with four dog-friendly tables outside. You can pick out chef-prepared dishes like grilled chicken skewers, salads, and other quick meals. Balducci's also serves coffee, tea, cocoa, baked snacks, and their ""gourmet on the go"" options. The store is a great place to find those specialty ingredients or hard to find foods like caviar. They are open Monday through Saturday from 7:30am to 10:00pm and Sunday from 7:30am to 9:00pm." See Details
Luke's Lobster Bethesda Luke's Lobster in Bethesda is dedicated to traceable, sustainable seafood working in partnership with local fishermen and providers. This location has seven dog-friendly tables so you can get your seafood fix with your favorite pup. On the menu, you'll discover seafood standards like lobster tails and New England-style clam chowder as well as house specials like their seafood rolls with lobster, crab, or shrimp. Almost every item on the menu comes with a gluten free or dairy free option so you don't have to miss out on their delicious dishes. Luke's Lobster also serves a carefully selected list of wines and microbrews, and happy hour runs from 4pm to 7pm every day of the week. They are open seven days a week from 11am to 9pm. See Details
Rock Bottom Restaurant & Brewery Rock Bottom Restaurant & Brewery on Norfolk Avenue has ten pet-friendly outdoor tables, so you can bring your dog along to dine. This brewery is serving their own brews like Bottoms Up Kolsh, Slam Berry Sour, and Cub's Blue Beer. To go along with their craft beers, Rock Bottom Restaurant & Brewery has a large menu of brewery favorites. You can start off your meal with Jalapeno Pretzel Stix or Asiago Artichoke Crab Dip. Burgers, sandwiches, soups, salads, pizzas, and tacos are available, as are their house specialty entrees, including Lobster and Shrimp Enchiladas, Sizzling Stuffed Peppers, and Mango Habanero Chicken. If you have a sweet tooth, save some room for Bourbon Pecan or Salted Caramel Toffee Mason Jar Pie. See Details
Caddies on Cordell Caddies on Cordell is a pet-friendly sports bar with fifteen tables on their outdoor patio. Their food menu includes every kind of bar bite you'd expect with pizza, burgers, sandwiches, nachos, chicken wings, and even multiple options for vegetarians. The bar serves a full selection of beer and spirits as well as seasonal cocktails and frozen mixers. The bar regularly hosts trivia, live bands, and drink specials. Caddies on Cordell is open Sunday from 11:30am to 1:00pm, Monday from 4:00pm to 1:00am, Tuesday through Thursday from 11:30am to 1:00am, and Friday through Saturday from 11:30am to 2:00am. See Details
Le Pain Quotidien Le Pain Quotidien stands for the daily bread. These bakers on Old Georgetown Road provide eight dog-friendly tables outside, so Fido can break some bread with you. Their menu uses their organic, handmade bread as a focus and combines it with a number of seasonal ingredients, including pastries and tarts, a Mediterranean platter, charcuterie and fromage platter, six-vegetable quiche options, and organic beer and wine to wash it all down with. You'll also find desserts like carrot cake, raspberry cheesecake, and banoffee tart to satisfy your sweet tooth. 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
Black's Bar & Kitchen With a roomy outdoor patio and five dog-friendly tables, Black's Bar and Kitchen is a great place to dine on gourmet dishes with Fido. Black's specializes in seafood, American cuisine, and regional flavors. Their raw bar includes oysters, clams, and varieties that change by the day. Lunch entrees include specialty sandwiches like the Stout-Braised Pork Cubano or the Risotto of the Day. You can also choose their four course express lunch available on the weekdays. The dinner menu consists of composed plates like the Black's Roasted Chicken and Tamales or a la carte chops, seafood, and steaks with your selection of sides. Black's Bar and Kitchen hosts a large wine list as well as a few rotating, local brews and house cocktails. They are open for lunch Monday through Friday from 11:30am to 2:30pm and Saturday from 12:00pm to 3:00pm. Dinner is served Monday through Thursday from 5:30pm to 10:00pm, Friday through Saturday from 5:30pm to 11:00pm, and Sunday from 5:30pm to 9:30pm. Brunch is served on Sunday from 11:00am to 2:30pm. See Details
Hardy's BBQ The Hardy's BBQ food truck parks in Bethesda on Friday and Saturday with several dog-friendly tables and a menu chock full of barbeque favorites. They offer St. Louis style ribs, smoked chicken, pulled pork, beef sausages, smoked halal beef brisket, and more. Their meat is smoked in an all natural wood pit to ensure maximum flavor. Hardy's BBQ food truck is open Friday from 12pm to 2pm and Saturday from 12p to 4pm. See Details
Flanagan's Harp and Fiddle Flanagan's Harp and Fiddle offers several dog-friendly tables so you can bring Fido along for an Irish pub experience. Their menu includes American bar fare and traditional Emerald Isle bites like Shepherd's Pie or their Steak and Guinness Pie. The weekly calendar is packed with events like pub trivia, live music, and karaoke. Flanagan's Harp and Fiddle is open Sunday from 11am to 1am, Monday from 2pm to 1am, Tuesday through Thursday from 11am to 2am, and Friday from 11am to 3am. See Details
Quartermaine Coffee Roasters You can find a variety of coffees drinks and teas at this pet-friendly coffeehouse, so snag a seat at one of their eight outdoor tables. Quartermaine roasts their own coffees, and also offers a selection of freshly roasted coffees for purchase by the pound. They offer refreshing iced coffees and lattes as well as hot drinks for any season. Dogs are welcome outside at one of their numerous tables. Open Monday through Saturday 7am to 7pm, and Sundays 7am to 6pm. See Details
Aria Beer Wine & Deli Aria Beer Wine and Deli is a very dog-friendly cafe with two tables outside. They serve various provisions like breakfast plates, sandwiches, bagels, and burgers. To drink, they provide coffee, fountain drinks, and adult beverages. Aria Beer Wine and Deli is open Monday through Thursday from 7am to 10pm, Friday through Saturday from 7am to 11pm, and Sunday from 8am to 7pm. See Details
Dolcezza Gelato Dolcezza Gelato is a dog-friendly, family-owned gelato and coffee shop serving its Old World sweet to Bethesda locals and tourists alike. The coffee shop offers two outdoor tables to dog owners wanting to sip alongside their furry friend. Dolcezza's menu is comprised of espresso, brewed coffees, and gelato in flavors such as Salted Caramel, Peanut Butter Stracciatella, Stumptown Espresso, Thai Coconut Milk, Roasted Strawberry, and Lemon Ricotta Cardamom. Its menu also includes sorbetto in flavors such as Champagne Mango and Orange Honey Cardamom. 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
Mussel Bar & Grille Inspired by Belgian pubs where beer and seafood reigned supreme, Mussel Bar and Grille provides a large menu of flavors from the New England coast with European traditions. The dog-friendly patio at the Bethesda location offers twenty tables, so there's plenty of space for your pup to join you. Their food ranges from a raw bar and mussel dishes to burgers and entrees like their popular MB and G Steak Frites. Brunch is served Saturday and Sunday with unique items like the Mussel Bar Breakfast. Mussel Bar and Grille is open for lunch Monday through Thursday from 11:00am to 11:30pm, Friday from 11:00am to 1:00am, Saturday from 10:30am to 1:00am, and Sunday from 10:30am to 11:30pm. See Details
Mamma Lucia Mamma Lucia in Bethesda is a family Italian eatery with a broad menu of classics and six dog-friendly tables. Their menu options include pasta, chicken, veal, seafood, pizza, and sub sandwiches. They offer a gluten free pasta and pizza options for diners with dietary needs and preferences. This location is open Monday through Thursday from 10am to 10pm, Friday through Saturday from 10am to 11pm, and Sunday from 12pm to 10pm. See Details