Dog Friendly Restaurants in Capitola, CA

There are 14 pet friendly restaurants in Capitola 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 Capitola. Bone appetit!

Pet Friendly Sante Adairius Rustic Ales
Sante Adairius Rustic Ales American and Belgian inspired, barrel aged, and seasonal brews. Outdoor tables are dog friendly. See Details
Pet Friendly Cork & Fork
Cork & Fork Located in the heart of Capitola Village, the dog-friendly Cork & Fork serves an impressive assortment of local and global wine and a menu of savory and sweet cuisine in a quaint and inviting atmosphere. Select a glass or bottle of flavorful vino and pair it with artisanal meat and cheese, Sicilian olives, handmade pizza, Cathy's famous meatballs, and for dessert, dark chocolate peanut butter cups. Dogs are welcome to join their owners on the outdoor patio. Cork & Fork is open Tuesday through Friday from 4pm to 10pm, Saturday 2pm to 10pm, Sunday 2pm to 8pm, and is closed Monday. See Details
Dharma's Restaurant Dharma's Restaurant is a dog-friendly spot to enjoy natural, organic, vegetarian food in Capitola. Visitors to the Restaurant can bring Fido and head to one of its several outdoor tables to dig into a plate of Greek Pasta alongside their pooch. Dharma's menu is comprised of gluten-free dishes, breakfast items, burgers, dogs, sandwiches, Mexican fare, pasta dishes, pizzas, salads, soups, and international entrees such as its Indian Curry Plate, Bo Thai, Szechuan Tofu, and more. Diners with room for dessert can indulge in Vegan Chocolate Cake, a Raspberry Tart or cookies. Dharma's Restaurant is open seven days a week from 8am to 9pm. See Details
The Sandbar Capitola The Sandbar Capitola is a casual eatery in Capitola serving bar grub and daily breakfast. The back patio is dog friendly, so Fido is welcome to join you at an outdoor table while you enjoy your meal. Water bowls are available to thirsty pups. See Details
Roux Dat Cajun Creole Roux Dat Cajun Creole, located in Capitola, CA, is a casual joint that serves up a plethora of delicious Cajun-style eats. Choose from menu options including gumbo, jambalaya, etouffee, stew, po'boy sandwiches, and more. Fido is welcome to join you at one of their few pet-friendly outdoor tables while you enjoy your meal. Try the Crawfish Chili Cheese Etouffee - a mildly spiced etouffee with cheddar cheese, chili powder, crawfish, spices, onions, tomatoes, garlic, and black beans. Or go for the Fried Oyster Po'Boy with shredded lettuce, sliced tomatoes, housemade Cajun mayo, and housemade pickles on French bread, served with your choice of stew, salad, or Cajun fries. Roux Dat Cajun Creole is open Tuesday through Saturday from 11:30am to 8pm, and Sunday from 11:30am to 5pm. See Details
Margaritaville Margaritaville is a dog friendly, Mexican eatery where Fido is welcome to join you at an outdoor table for lunch or dinner. The menu offers made from scratch Mexican food in a first-class casual environment with panoramic ocean views. Enjoy seafood, tacos, enchiladas, quesadillas, nachos, and more, as well as a variety of margaritas, tiki drinks, and other specialty cocktails. See Details
Erik's DeliCafe Erik's DeliCafe, located at 41st Avenue, Capitola, is a casual delicatessen-style eatery that serves up a variety of delectable fare. Choose from menu options including soups, salads, sandwiches, baked goods, and more. Fido is welcome to join you at one of their five pet-friendly outdoor tables while you enjoy your meal. Try the Pilgrim's Progress Sandwich with slices of fresh turkey breast, fresh avocado, secret sauce, slivered red onion, fresh tomato, and locally-grown sprouts on 9-grain wheat bread. Or go for the Rio Grande Club with turkey breast, hickory-smoked bacon, pepper jack cheese, guacamole, secret sauce, tomato, and lettuce on a toasted ciabatta roll. 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
Starbucks Whether you are getting your early morning coffee fix or fueling up for a late night, Starbucks has you covered. This location on 41st Avenue in Capitola provides two 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
Zelda's on the Beach Fido can join you at the dog-friendly outdoor tables at Zelda's on the Beach in Capitola, CA. Menu offerings include raw bar options, chowder, steak, seafood and more. See Details
Mr. Kebab and Falafel Mediterranean eatery serves gyros, falafel wraps, and vegetarian options. Dog friendly outdoor seating with excellent views. See Details
Dairy Queen Dairy Queen is a dog-friendly quick-service food concept serving frozen sweet treats to Capitola locals and tourists alike. three outdoor tables are available to dog owners with a sweet tooth wanting to indulge alongside Fido. Dairy Queen's menu is comprised of Grillburgers, artisan-style sandwiches, hot dogs, chicken strip baskets, snacks such as Pretzel Sticks with Zesty Queso, Potato Skins, and chicken snack melts, salads, and sides such as fries, onion rings, and cheese curds. Its menu also includes blizzards, hot desserts a la mode, dipped cones, sundaes, cold and blended coffees, shakes, malts, and Orange Julius drinks. 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
Village Host Pizza & Grill Dogs are allowed at the Village Host Pizza and Grill, where you and Fido will find four pet-friendly tables outside. There's plenty to choose from if you're not in the mood for pizza, like sandwiches, grilled hamburgers, and garlic toast. If you are in the mood for pizza, vegetarians and vegans alike can try the vegetarian, just specify no cheese if you're a vegan. This popular pizza is topped with bell peppers, onions, tomatoes, and mushrooms. The Village Host Pizza and Grill is open Monday through Saturday from 11am to 10pm and Sunday from 12pm to 10pm. See Details
Wasabi Tapas Wasabi Tapas, located in Capitola, CA, is a casual eatery that serves up a variety of delicious Asian 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 Edamame, then chow down on the Ahi Tower - Ahi tuna with sushi rice, avocado, shredded crab meat, ikura, masago, and special house sauces. Or go for the Clares St. Roll with avocado, cucumber, and spicy tuna topped with salmon, tempura crumble, green onion, masago, jalapeno, sweet sauce, and spicy mayo. Wasabi Tapas is open Monday through Thursday from 11:30am to 9pm, and Friday through Saturday from 11:30am to 9:30pm. See Details
Margaritaville Fido is welcome on the dog-friendly deck outside Margaritaville in Capitola, CA. They offer fresh contemporary Mexican seafood accompanied by panoramic ocean views. See Details
Crepe Place Casual, crepe focused food, funky and fun. Friendly staff. Great vibe! See Details
Gabriella Cafe Gabriella Cafe's sensational menu changes with the seasons. The small outdoor seating are welcomes well-behaved dogs. Gabriella Cafe opens at 11:30am during the week and 11am on weekends. See Details
Haute Enchilada Cafe Peruse local artwork while sampling from a varied menu of seafood and Mexican-inspired dishes at the dog-friendly Haute Enchilada Cafe in Moss Landing, CA. Fido is welcome on the outdoor "secret garden" patio. See Details
Aldo's Aldo's serves fresh seafood and pasta and is situated in the Santa Cruz Harbor. They have a roomy patio which is very dog friendly. See Details
West End Tap & Kitchen Gourmet pub food and craft beer in a fun, lively atmosphere. Outdoor seating welcomes dogs. See Details
Betty Burgers Betty Burgers serves up delicious burgers, malts, sweet potato fries, and a friendly place for Fido at their outdoor dining tables. Hours of operation are 11am to 9pm Sunday through Thursday and 11am to 9:30pm Friday and Saturday. See Details
Walnut Ave Cafe Try their award-winning breakfast or a hearty sandwich or burger for lunch. Fido can order from the special doggie menu on the outdoor patio. See Details
Zoccoli's Deli Zoccoli's Deli, located in Santa Cruz, CA, is a casual joint that serves up delicious delicatessen-style eats. Bring Fido along and grab a seat at one of their fifteen pet-friendly outdoor tables and enjoy a Castroville Italian Sandwich - a sourdough French roll filled with marinated artichokes, prosciutto, salami, provolone cheese, Italian dressing, and freshly-chopped peppers! Zoccoli's is open Monday through Saturday from 8am to 6pm, and Sunday from 10am to 6pm. See Details
Harbor Cafe The decor in Harbor Cafe gives the place a beach-like and welcoming feel. They even welcome your dog with a water bowl by the table. See Details
Carpo's Carpo's has been serving high quality American comfort food in Santa Cruz County since 1981, offering tried and true house specials and signature sandwiches. Menu features skewered prawns, skirt steak, shrimp and crab sandwiches, homemade chili, shakes and ice cream, and plenty of beer and wine. Dogs are welcome in the outdoor, pet-friendly seating area. See Details