Dog Friendly Restaurants in Cardiff-by-the-Sea, CA

There are 7 pet friendly restaurants in Cardiff-by-the-Sea 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 Cardiff-by-the-Sea. Bone appetit!

Pet Friendly Pipes Cafe
Pipes Cafe The dog-friendly Pipes Cafe has been serving tasty breakfast and lunch eats along the coast for over 25 years. Choose from breakfast burritos, scrambles, French toast, burgers, quesadillas, egg salad sandwiches, and grilled cheese. Open daily 7am to 3pm. See Details
Pet Friendly Besta-Wan Pizza House
Besta-Wan Pizza House Besta-Wan Pizza House serves up good food in a casual atmosphere and has dog-friendly outdoor seating. See Details
Cicciotti's Trattoria Italiana Cicciotti's Trattoria Italiana and Seafood serves authentic Italian food and provides eight dog-friendly tables outside. The pizza on the menu is cooked in a wood-fired oven and can be ordered with a number of toppings, including Pizza Sorrentina, topped with calamari, clams, mussels, shrimp, tomatoes, and mozzarella cheese. Alternatively, you could try one of the specialty pasta dishes on the menu, such as the pennette a la vodka, short tube pasta in a creamy tomato vodka sauce. Cicciotti's Trattoria Italiana is open Sunday through Thursday from 11:00am to 10:00pm, Friday from 11:00am to 10:30pm, Saturday from 12:00pm to 10:30pm. See Details
V.G. Donut & Bakery Full-service bakery serving coffee and sweet treats. Dogs are welcome on our outdoor seating. See Details
Best Pizza and Brew You can bring Fido to Best Pizza and Brew. On the ocean-view patio, they provide ten pet-friendly tables outside for dogs and their owners. As the name suggests, Best Pizza and Brew offers a whole host of specialty pizzas, including pesto goat cheese: basil pesto topped with sun-dried tomatoes, goat cheese, pine nuts, mozzarella, and provolone cheese, topped with cilantro. They also, of course, have lots of draft beers sourced from all over the USA. Best Pizza and Brew is open Sunday through Thursday from 11am to 10pm and Friday to Saturday from 11am to 11pm. 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 San Elijo Avenue in Cardiff By The Sea provides five 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
Las Olas Located in Cardiff, Las Olas serves fresh Mexican eats like Fish Tacos and Margaritas in a friendly setting. Dogs are welcome to join you at outdoor tables on the patio. See Details
Pacific Beach Fish Shop The Pacific Beach Fish Shop in San Diego serves up fresh fish daily and gives the customer options on marinades and the style on which to prepare the fish. Their outdoor area is dog friendly. See Details
Daybreak Island Grill Daybreak Island Grill is a dog-friendly eatery in San Diego, CA, where Fido is welcome to join you at an outdoor table for breakfast or lunch, and even get a doggy meal! Their Hawaiian inspired menu features items like Banana Bread French Toast, Luau Pancakes, breakfast sandwiches and burritos, Eggs Benedicts, Loco Moco, Kalua Pulled Pork, burgers and more. See Details
Fred's Mexican Cafe in Old Town Fred's Mexican Cafe, located in San Diego, CA, is a dog-friendly Mexican sidewalk cafe where Fido is welcome to join you at an outdoor table and enjoy his own Doggie Menu. The $5 Doggie Menu includes Buddy's Bowl with chicken and fries, Snoopy's Scrambled with scrambled eggs, Chance's Chicken with grilled chicken, Baxter's Burger with a handmade patty, and Cujo's Carne with sliced carne asada. Humans can enjoy fajitas, enchiladas, salads, burritos, tacos, burgers and more. Don't forget the one of their house made margaritas to wash it all down. And save room for one of their desserts like the Flan & Bunuelos or the Churro Donut Tower!
Pro tip: If you print off the flyer listed in the photos section of this page and bring it in, your pup eats free!
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The Cottage Fido can join you for breakfast or lunch at an outdoor, dog-friendly table at The Cottage in La Jolla, CA. This cozy cafe is a locals favorite and serves up delicious breakfast items like lemon ricotta pancakes, brioche French toast, omelets, smoked salmon hash, and crab and prosciutto benedict. Lunch options include a variety of sandwiches, burgers, tacos, and salad and pasta bowls. Dinner is available Memorial Day until Labor Day. See Details
Stone Brewing World Bistro & Gardens - Liberty Station Stone Brewing World Bistro and Gardens - Liberty Station is a dog-friendly craft brewery committed to sustainability and the art of brewing. Dog owners wanting to try a beer from the place once called the "All-time Top Brewery on Planet Earth," by BeerAdvocate Magazine can do so alongside Fido at one of the Bistro's many outdoor tables. The World Bistro and Gardens menu includes items inspired by cultures around the world and its ingredients are locally sourced. Dishes include starters, soups, salads, entrees such as Stone Barbecue Duck Tacos, Crispy Skinned Salmon, and Spicy Lamb Sausage Rigatoni, sandwiches, and more. Diners with room for dessert can order a Chocolate-Hazelnut Tart, Spiced Carrot Cake or Stone Brownie Sundae. This location of World Bistro and Gardens is open Sunday from 11:00am to 9:00pm, Monday through Thursday from 11:30am to 9:00pm and Friday and Saturday from 11:30am to 10:00pm. See Details
Slater's 50/50 Slater's 50/50 is a dog-friendly restaurant in San Diego, CA where Fido can join you at an outside table. They were founded by Scott Slater, a SoCal native with a passion for bacon, burgers and craft beer and a disdain for the boring. Inspired by the belief that bacon is meat candy, Scott created the original 50/50 patty- made of 50% ground bacon and 50% ground beef - and a menu full of amplified burgers and indulgent dishes to pair with one of the most mind-blowing selections of local and regional rotating craft beer available on tap anywhere. See Details
Barbarella Restaurant & Bar Barbarella Restaurant & Bar is a pet-friendly restaurant in La Jolla, CA. Enjoy delicious housemade Italian food in our cozy dining room or on the breezy patio. Dogs are welcome on our outdoor seating. See Details
Newbreak Coffee & Cafe Newbreak Coffee & Cafe is a dog-friendly cafe in San Diego where Fido can join you at an outdoor table in front of the restaurant. Their menu includes open-face bagel sandwiches, signature sandwiches, and "healthy" wings. See Details
Stone Brewing World Bistro & Gardens Stone Brewing World Bistro & Gardens is a dog-friendly restaurant and brewery in Escondido, CA. They serve an eclectic menu crafted with small-farm produce, plus an extensive craft beer and wine selection. Leashed pets are welcome to join you at tables in the outdoor seating area of this location. See Details
The Mission The Mission is a pet-friendly restaurant in San Diego, CA. Leashed dogs are welcome at outside tables. The Mission uses simple, fresh ingredients in their breakfast and lunch dishes. Guests can also enjoy specialty coffees and an assortment of beer. See Details
Bull's Smokin' BBQ Bull's Smokin' BBQ is a dog-friendly eatery in San Diego where Fido can join you at a table on the spacious patio and gets a tasty beef bone! Enjoy pork, chicken, sausage and brisket on sandwiches and platters, ribs, salads, and homemade sides like gumbo, mac and cheese, and hushpuppies. See Details
Cody's Cody's transforms only the freshest local ingredients into French Toast, fluffy omelets, crisp salads and savory sandwiches. Inside or out, the surroundings will soothe and calm, be it the toasty fire pit or dog-friendly patio's ocean view. See Details
Richard Walker's Pancake House Grab a dog-friendly outdoor table at the dog-friendly La Jolla Richard Walker's Pancake House location and peruse an infinite selection of breakfast options, including 25 gourmet pancake varieties and 8 types of Belgian waffles. Choose from classic eggs Benedict, sweet and savory crepes, chopped Greek salad, and bacon and tomato grille cheese. Fido is welcome to join you at an outdoor table. See Details
Charlie's Family Restaurant Charlie's Family Restaurant is a dog-friendly restaurant in Escondido, CA. They serve breakfast, lunch and dinner with homemade specials served all day. Dogs are welcome on the pet-friendly patio. See Details
Bay Park Fish Co. Seafood fresh from the ocean to the plate draw folks to this out of the way spot. Dine outdoors on the patio and Fido can join you -- they'll even bring water. See Details
Communal Coffee Communal Coffee is a pet-friendly spot to grab a cup of craft coffee in a welcoming atmosphere in San Diego, CA. Dog owners wanting to sip on a macchiato while Fido lounges underfoot can do so at one of its ten outdoor tables. Communal Coffee states that guests are allowed to bring their dog in while placing their order. The shop's menu includes hot coffees, iced coffees, teas, hot chocolate, Cold Pressed Juice and Lemonades, as well as muffins, cookies, breads, donuts, and other pastries, toasts with a variety of toppings, quiche, granola, and more. See Details
Culver Beer Co. Culver Beer Co. is a dog-friendly brewery in Carlsbad, CA. Leashed dogs are welcome to join you at a table inside the taproom. The tap list includes lagers, IPAs, blondes, ales, sours, and seltzers. Hot deli sandwiches and bags of chips are served. See Details