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

There are 8 pet friendly restaurants in Cardiff-by-the-Sea 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 Cardiff-by-the-Sea. Bone appetit!

Pet Friendly Pacific Coast Grill
Pacific Coast Grill Pacific Coast Grill has been offering incredible ocean views, delicious coastal cuisine, and dog-friendly heated patio/deck seating for over 25 years. Sample a varied surf and turf menu that features shrimp dumplings, short rib empanadas, ahi poke, sushi rolls, lobster tacos, paella, kung pao, Hawaiian-style baby back ribs, and cowboy ribeye steak. *** Call ahead to find out about any temporary restrictions due to COVID-19. *** See Details
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
Besta-Wan Pizza House Besta-Wan Pizza House serves up good food in a casual atmosphere and has dog-friendly outdoor seating. See Details
V.G. Donut & Bakery Full-service bakery serving coffee and sweet treats. Dogs are welcome on our outdoor seating. 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
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
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
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
The Patio on Lamont The Patio on Lamont serves inspired California cuisine and caters to foodies and the canines they love. Upon arrival, Fido will receive a gourmet house-made dog biscuit and a fresh bowl of water. The open-air patio attracts lots of pooches, so reservations are recommended. See Details
Fred's Mexican Cafe in Old Town Located in Old Town, Fred’s Mexican Cafe combines the best of traditional Mexican cuisine and a healthier style of California cooking. Dogs will love eating items from the dog menu like Jacko’s Huevos (scrambled eggs, $3) and Leo’s Carne Bowl (sliced carne asada, $5) at outdoor tables that are pet friendly. Fred's uses the best meats, top sirloin steak, boneless skinless chicken breast, and mahi mahi. All sauces and salsas are made fresh daily at the restaurant using the freshest ingredients. Pro tip: If you print off the flyer listed in the photos section of this page and bring it in, your pup eats free! See Details
Lazy Dog Restaurant & Bar Lazy Dog Restaurant & Bar is dog friendly! With locations across California, Texas, and Nevada, Lazy Dog Cafe is a dog-themed eatery with cozy surroundings, dog-friendly outdoor seating, and an eclectic menu of hearty American eats. Lazy Dog Cafe will give your dog a bowl of water and even offers a dog menu that includes a choice of a grilled hamburger patty or a grilled chicken breast served with brown rice! See Details
Baja Betty's Located on University in the hip and vibrant neighborhood of Hillcrest, Baja Betty's offers delicious Mexican and southwest cuisine, and dog-friendly outdoor seating. Menu features quesadillas, burrito bowls, fajitas, carnitas, carne asada, combo plates, and an extensive selection of margaritas, tequila, and signature cocktails to wash down all the delicious goodness. See Details
The Regal Beagle The Regal Beagle is dog friendly and serves great local brews with a constantly rotating selection of craft beers. Dogs are welcome to join their owners at front outdoor tables. See Details
The Prado at Balboa Park The Prado at Balboa Park welcomes dogs on front patio where patrons can order from a limited bar menu. Opens at 11:30am Monday thru Friday and 11am on weekends. See Details
Station Tavern & Burgers Station Tavern & Burgers serves up a classic menu in a laid-back atmosphere with seating available for dogs. See Details
OB Noodle House Located in the heart of Ocean Beach, the OB Noodle House serves signature pho bowls and Asian-fusion dishes in a casual, friendly environment that welcomes dogs at outdoor tables. Other favorite menu choices include seafood salad, fresh spring rolls, crispy tiger shrimp, Vietnamese BBQ, fried rice, and chow fun. Opens at noon Monday thru Thursday and 11am Friday thru Sunday. See Details
Beach Break Cafe Beach Break Cafe loves dogs and will treat you both to a satisfying menu right by the beach. Can't beat that! See Details
Tender Greens Tender Greens creates a modern, laid back environment with dog-friendly outdoor seating to serve a menu of salads, sandwiches, and big plate entrees. Choose from tasty fare like roasted tomato soup, chipotle BBQ chicken salad, backyard marinated steak, and baked falafel. Open daily from 11amto 9pm See Details
Pacifica Breeze Cafe Pacifica Breeze Cafe is a dog friendly, eclectic bistro-style cafe where Fido is welcome to join you at an outdoor table for breakfast or lunch. A captivating view of the Pacific Ocean is served alongside tempting selections of fresh seafood, steak, and past. The menu includes omelets, short rib hash, oatmeal, avocado toast, waffles, and other egg dishes for breakfast, and salads, wraps, sandwiches, burgers, and more for lunch. Outdoor seating area with crisp ocean breezes is dog friendly. 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
Day Break Day Break will get your morning off to the right start, with satisfying breakfasts and outdoor seating for dogs. See Details
Pacific Beach Fish Shop The Pacific Beach Fish Shop serves up fresh fish daily and gives the customer options on marinades and the style on which to prepare the fish. Dogs are welcome in the outside seating area. See Details
The Broken Yolk Cafe Home-style breakfast is served all day long at the Broken Yoke. Dogs are welcome at the back outdoor tables. See Details
Casa de Bandini Formerly located on Old town San Diego, this second generation Casa de Bandini Mexican Restaurant is the essence of all the best of the Mexican culture; authentic Mexican food, fabulous mariachi entertainment, hot off the grill homemade tortillas, giant margaritas, and best of all, Fido-friendly outdoor seating. See Details