Dog Friendly Restaurants in Block Island, RI

There’s 1 pet friendly restaurant in Block Island that welcomes dogs at their outdoor tables, and 34 more nearby. 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 Block Island. Bone appetit!

Pet Friendly The National Hotel Tap and Grill
The National Hotel Tap and Grill Enjoy lunch, dinner, or an evening drink on their dog-friendly patio with breathtaking views of the water. Wait staff is attentive and will bring out water for Fido. See Details
Pet Friendly The Bridge
The Bridge Perched over the Pawcatuck River, this fully renovated historic wheelhouse with scenic river and town views offers a contemporary take on classic American dishes, including roasted Buffalo chicken wings, grilled squash sandwiches, sauteed scallops, and braised lamb shank. The famous dog-friendly Bridge patio is the perfect oasis to enjoy dinner and cocktails. See Details
Whalers Brewing Company Whalers Brewing Company is a dog-friendly, locally owned brewery in South Kingstown, RI, with an on-site taproom selling draft beer, growlers, and brewery merchandise. Order a tasting flight to enjoy while you play some cornhole, life sized Jenga, or pool. Leashed dogs are welcome. You are invited to bring your own food or order delivery from a list of local restaurants. See Details
Windjammer Surf Bar If you keep your pup on a leash, the Windjammer Surf Bar has lots of dog-friendly tables. There's always something going on at the Windjammer Surf Bar, ranging from various seasonal events to regular live music acts. While you sit and enjoy the waves, check out their extensive menu full of seafood and American fare. If you're looking for something from the sea, check out their clam cakes, chowder, or buffalo shrimp. The Windjammer Surf Bar is open Sunday through Tuesday from 11am to 12am and Wednesday through Saturday from 11am to 1am. See Details
TwoTen Oyster Bar & Grill TwoTen Oyster Bar & Grill is a dog-friendly seafood restaurant in South Kingstown, RI where Fido is welcome to join you on the outdoor patio. This menu serves up seafood classics like lobster rolls, clam chowder, oyster Rockefeller, and crab cakes. See Details
Iggy's Doughboys Iggy's offers burgers, grinders, seafood, and of course, yummy doughboys. Dogs are welcome at outdoor benches and tables. See Details
George's of Galilee Overlooking the Block Island Sound, in the picturesque fishing port of Galilee, George's of Galilee Waterfront Seafood Restaurant is a dog-friendly, boat-to-plate, seafood restaurant. Although they specialize in seafood, they also serve farm-to-table vegetables, a seasonal sushi menu, and fresh hand-cut steaks. The specialties on the menu include the baked seafood casserole, seafood pot pie, and roasted day boat cod. Outside, you'll find the restaurant's very own private beach, where they even offer a beach blanket service during the summer. George's of Galilee Waterfront Seafood Restaurant is open every day of the week from 11am to 10pm. See Details
Monahan's Clam Shack By the Sea Monahan's Clam Shack by the Sea is a dog-friendly seafood restaurant. Over the years, the building that now houses the clam shack has functioned as a gas station, a restaurant, a dairy bar, and wait for it... a clam shack. Like a fishy Phoenix, the clam shack has risen once again, serving up seafood for the second time to the people of Narragansett. Their menu includes clam cakes, chowder, crab cakes, calamari, fries, lots of sandwiches, and ice cream for dessert. Monahan's Clam Shack is open every day of the week from 11am to 9pm. See Details
Poor People's Pub Poor People's Pub, located in Shoreham, RI, is a laid-back joint that serves up a myriad of delicious grub. Fido is welcome to join you at one of their pet-friendly outdoor tables while you enjoy your meal. Their menu features burgers, BBQ, local seafood, pizza, and more. Gluten-free and vegetarian options also available. See Details
Haversham Tavern Sit outside at the Haversham Restaurant, a nineteenth-century tavern with ten dog-friendly tables. They are proud to offer a pub menu that features sandwiches, salads, burgers, special appetizers, and a selection of cold beer. Check out their Outrageous Nachos, tortilla chips piled high and layered with melted cheese, black olives, jalapenos, shredded lettuce, guacamole, sour cream, and Pico de gallo. To satisfy your sweet tooth, select something from the scintillating spread of desserts, including a big brownie sundae, double chocolate fudge cake, cinnamon dippers, and NY cheesecake. The Haversham Tavern is open every day of the week from 11am to 1am. See Details
The Pub at Matunuck The Pub at Matunuck, located in South Kingstown, RI, is a casual Irish pub that serves up a variety of delicious grub. Fido is welcome to join you at one of their pet-friendly outdoor tables while you enjoy your meal. Start off with a cold beer and an order of the Frickles - crispy fried pickle slices served with a horseradish dipping sauce. Next, chow down on the Matunuck Fish Reuben with your choice of grilled or fried flounder, house-made slaw, Swiss cheese, and tartar sauce on grilled marbled rye. Or go for the Tennessee Jack Burger topped with brown sugar molasses, Jack Daniel's-soaked caramelized onions, and cheddar cheese. The Pub at Matunuck is open Monday from 11:30am to 9pm, Tuesday through Thursday from 11:30am to 11pm, Friday from 11:30am to 1am, Saturday from 8am to 1am, and Sunday from 8am to 11pm. See Details
Ballard's Ballard's has lots of dog-friendly tables looking out across the ocean. Situated on Block Island, you can take advantage of the limited time each year that sitting outside and staring at the waves with Fido is an option. You and Fido can grab a beach chair and let the folk at Ballard's deliver your food right to you. The menu consists of thirteen different lobster options, including ravioli, scampi, surf and turf, fire grilled, steamed, and baked. If you're more of a landlubber, you can try something from the land, such as Ballard's Burger, Swiss Burger, or a number of different tacos. Ballard's of Block Island is open every day of the week from 9am to 11pm. See Details
Jimmy's Port Side Savory seafood such as clam cakes, lobster bisque, and clam steamers. Picnic tables are dog friendly. See Details
Block Island Pizza Pie Co. Delicious build-your-own and specialty pizza. Dogs are welcome in the outside seating area. See Details
Buster Krab's Buster Krab's Beach Bar and Grill has twenty-three dog-friendly tables outside. The chefs on staff serve traditional American fare with a focus on seafood. One of the most popular dishes available is the signature lobster roll, crammed full of almost a half pound of fresh lobster meat tossed in house mayo and served on a locally baked roll with fries and slaw. You can also build your own burger at Buster's Burger Bar. The Krab people believe it to be the ultimate beach bar and grill, so why not head down there and check if they're right!? They are open every day of the week from 11:30am to 1:00am. See Details
Champlin's Seafood Champlin's Seafood Restaurant, founded sixty-nine years ago, specializes in fresh lobster and shellfish from the deep off-shore waters of the Atlantic Ocean. Dive into something from the dinner menu, including fish cakes, fried scallops, charbroiled Swordfish, baked stuffed shrimp, tuna salad, fried clams, and lobster dinners. Dogs are welcome to join you outside on the upstairs and downstairs decks at the restaurant. Champlin's Seafood Restaurant is open every day of the week from 11am to 9pm. See Details
The Oar The Oar offers lots of dog-friendly tables with views across Great Salt Pond. Given their proximity to the sea, it's no surprise this restaurant specializes in seafood, including clam chowder, New England lobster rolls, and a full sushi bar. Smilin' Bob's Smoked Fish Dip comes highly recommended by local patrons, served with wonton chips, sliced red onion, and jalapenos. You'll also find steak, chicken breast, salad, and a black bean burrito on the menu. To satisfy your sweet tooth, enjoy something from the Blue Bunny Ice Cream Bar. The Oar is open every day of the week from 11:30am to 9:00pm. See Details
Shelter Harbor Inn Dogs are welcome at the Shelter Harbor Inn, where the entire patio is dog-friendly. The chefs prepare a seasonal menu using fresh ingredients and seafood from local waters. It doesn't matter if you are an early bird or a late riser because the Shelter Harbor Inn serves breakfast, brunch, and dinner. At breakfast time, be sure to try the corned beef hash, eggs benedict, or French toast. Later on, the crab cakes with roasted caper remoulade are the pick of the brunch bunch. And if you've brought Fido out for dinner, the fried calamari with banana peppers, marinara, and sriracha aioli comes highly recommended from local diners. The Shelter Harbor Inn is open every day of the week from 7:30am to 10:00pm. See Details
Saltwater Tavern Dogs are allowed at The Saltwater Tavern, where they serve lots of traditional American fare. Specializing in seafood entrees, they also offer tacos and Southwest style food. You could try the Saltwater Tavern Catch of the Day, the chef's preparation of locally caught fish selected daily. If you're not in the mood for something from the sea, dig into their vegetable quinoa dish, served with grilled asparagus, roasted mushroom, and artichoke with balsamic drizzle. Wash your meal down with a house cocktail, like the Three Sheets to the Wind, prepared with white rum, house watermelon-cucumber-mint syrup, fresh lime juice topped with club soda. The Saltwater Tavern is open Monday through Thursday from 11:30am to 9:00pm, Friday from 11:30am to 10:00pm, Saturday from 12:00pm to 10:00pm, and Sunday from 9:00am to 8:30pm. See Details
Dead Eye Dick's Dead Eye Dick's at Payne's Dock is open for lunch and dinner every day. You and Fido can relax on the lawn, rather than the patio, where you will find a limited menu and drinks available at the dog-friendly dining tables. The food offerings range from fresh seafood, including their signature swordfish and lobster dishes, to homemade soups and an extensive raw bar. Dead Eye Dick's is open May through September. They are open every day of the week from 12pm to 3pm and from 5pm to 9pm. See Details
Dusty's Ice Cream Weekapaug Dusty's Ice Cream is dog-friendly. They offer two picnic tables for dogs and their owners. Whether you are looking for an ice cold treat or a steaming hot slice, Dusty's has you covered. Not only do they serve up a range of ice cream flavors, they also provide pizza at Breachway Pizza, located in the same building. The crab rolls come highly recommended from the locals and are served with generously large pieces of claw meat. See Details
Wheel House Tavern You and Fido can look out over the harbor at one of the ten dog-friendly tables at the Wheel House Tavern, where they specialize in seafood, offering a range of traditional American dishes as well. On the entrees section of the menu, you'll spot a bunch of recognizable seafood dishes, like boiled lobster, linguine and clam sauce, baked native scallops, fish and chips, and fried clam strip dinner. If you and Fido have gone for an early morning harborside wander, you might be able to catch their breakfast menu, including items from the griddle, homefries, eggs, and toast. The Wheel House Tavern is also a hub of local musical talent and you'll often find various artists performing there. They are open every day of the week from 8am to 1am. See Details
Misquamicut Sandwich Co Although it is a mouthful to say, the folk at Misquamicut Sandwich Company hope your mouth will be full of their hand-crafted sandwiches instead. Bill Beattie, the owner, would like to point out that this is no fast-food joint, their sandwiches are creatively prepared, satisfying slow-food, designed to make you happy. The menu on offer aims to please the meatiest of carnivores to the veggiest of vegetarian. They also offer gluten-free and vegan options upon request. On the menu, the pesto-marinated portobello sandwich is topped with sun-dried tomatoes, balsamic onions, and arugula, and served on a sesame roll. The Misquamicut Sandwich Company is open every day of the week from 8am to 3pm. See Details
Vetrano's Vetrano's Ristorante and Pizzeria has one dog-friendly table outside. They specialize in pizza and other modern Italian dishes. One of their specialties is the Bianca Spinach pizza, served with ricotta, mozzarella, roasted garlic, spinach or broccoli. If you're not in the mood for a pie, try a Mediterranean, arugula, or cobb salad. The restaurant is open Sunday through Thursday from 11am to 10pm and Friday to Saturday from 11am to 11pm. See Details