Dog Friendly Restaurants in Carlsbad, CA

There are 70 pet friendly restaurants in Carlsbad 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 Carlsbad. Bone appetit!

Pet Friendly Dini's by the Sea
Dini's by the Sea Views of the sunset stun at this American bar & grill. Classic dishes and seafood served daily. Dogs are welcome on our outdoor seating. See Details
Pet Friendly Craft Burger
Craft Burger Craft Burger puts care and attention in all their Artisan creations, using locally sourced natural beef, cage-free chickens, and fresh from the water ahi. Complement your tasty burger with a bowl of crispy fries, a cup of frozen custard, and a tall glass of California craft beer. The outdoor seating area is dog friendly. 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
Vigilucci's Seafood & Steakhouse Seafood, steak & pasta options abound, multiple sides make your mouth water. Enjoy the panoramic views w/Fido at outdoor seating. See Details
Cafe Elysa Cafe Elysa offers delicious, affordable breakfasts in a friendly environment that allows pups. See Details
Gregorio's Italian eatery serves specialty pizza, sandwiches, and pasta. Patio seating is dog friendly. See Details
Naked Cafe Local cafe with unique breakfast & light eats, plus coffee & mimosas. Choose from buttermilk or whole grain pancakes, huevos rancheros, kung fu quesadillas, and carrot ginger soup. Plenty of gluten-free and vegan options as well. Outdoor seating is dog friendly. See Details
Vigilucci's Cucina Italiana Lively Italian bistro serving pasta & seafood. Dogs are welcome at outdoor seating. See Details
Pizza Port Brewing Company Pizza Port Brewing Company is the place to go for a tasty slice and a cold beer, and don't forget to bring Fido to sit at a dog-friendly table. See Details
Seafire Restaurant + Bar Seafire Restaurant + Bar features a delicious Mediterranean menu, including pizzas, pastas, salads, seafood, and sandwiches, plus over a dozen local craft beers on tap. Grilled octopus, rack of lamb, and wood-fired pizza are popular offerings. Outdoor seating is dog friendly. See Details
Fish District Fish District, located in Carlsbad, is a casual seafood restaurant that serves up a variety of fresh, tasty dishes. Choose from menu options including starters, soups, salads, poke bowls, tacos, wraps, seafood, steak, sandwiches, burgers, and more. Fido is welcome to join you at one of their three pet-friendly outdoor tables while you enjoy your meal. Start off with an order of the Calamari Fritti, then chow down on the Baja-Battered Fish Taco! Or go for the Fish of the Day, served with two sides of your choice (rice, fries, sweet potato fries, asparagus, sauteed veggies, seaweed salad, and more.) 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
Pisco Rotisserie and Cevicheria Pisco Rotisserie and Cevicheria, located in Carlsbad, CA, is a trendy eatery that serves up delicious Peruvian 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 Martini de Tigre Ceviche with calamari, shrimp, white fish, bay scallops, octopus, spicy aji amarillo leche de tigre, and crisp toasted corn. Next, chow down on the Braised Lamb Shoulder - pulled lamb, crispy kale, yam, cipollini onions, and huacatay sauce. Or go for the Rocoto Burger - double Wagyu beef patties topped with red onion, roma tomato, butter lettuce, and spicy rocoto cream on a focaccia bun, served with French fries. Pisco Rotisserie and Cevicheria is open Sunday through Thursday from 11am to 9pm, and Friday through Saturday from 11am to 9:30pm. 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
Al's Cafe In The Village Al's Cafe in the Village offers the warmth and cuisine of an old-fashioned American diner and has the added benefit of welcoming dogs in the outdoor seating area. Choose from an extensive menu that includes chorizo burritos, three-egg omelettes, crunchy French toast, strawberry waffles, seafood Cobb salad, grilled salmon croissants, teriyaki chicken sandwiches, and patty melts. Open daily 6:30am to 3pm. See Details
Daily News Cafe Breakfast, lunch & coffee drinks are available at this comfy cafe. Dogs are welcome on our outdoor seating. See Details
Mazen106 Mediterranean cuisine in a cozy environment featuring a wine bar and live music. Popular menu options include grilled chicken almond salad, pasta del mar, and baklava king. Dogs are welcome in the outdoor seating area. See Details
Barrio Eat Mexican Barrio Eat Mexican in Carlsbad, CA serves a tantalizing mix of traditional Mexican eats in a casual, festive setting with dog-friendly outdoor seating. Patrons can please their palates on menu favorites such as salsa flights, tostada bowls, ceviche, quesadillas, street tacos, enchiladas, fajitas, and chile relleno. Dogs are welcome on the sidewalk patio where they can dig into a menu of rice, turkey hot dawgs, grilled chicken, and carne asada. See Details
Karl Strauss Brewing Company Karl Strauss Brewing Company is a trendy brewpub that serves up a variety of delicious drinks and tasty grub in a relaxed atmosphere. Fido is welcome to join you at one of their pet-friendly outdoor tables while you enjoy your day. Karl Strauss Brewing Company is open Sunday through Thursday from 7am to 10pm, and Friday through Saturday from 7am to 11pm. See Details
GelatoLove GelatoLove, located in Carlsbad, CA, is a casual gelateria that serves up a variety of delicious fare. Fido is welcome to join you at one of their pet-friendly outdoor tables while you indulge your sweet tooth. Choose from flavors including Chocolate, Walnut Honey, Mascarpone Fig, Butterscotch, and more. GelatoLove is open Monday through Friday from 10am to 5pm. See Details
Hennessey's Tavern Hennessey's Tavern, located in Carlsbad, is a casual bar and eatery that serves up a myriad of tasty pub grub. Choose from menu options including appetizers, soups, salads, sandwiches, burgers, seafood, steak, ribs, beef, and more. Fido is welcome to join you at one of their many pet-friendly outdoor tables while you enjoy your meal. Start off with a cold beer and an order of the Great Irish Nachos - thinly sliced potatoes topped with jack and cheddar cheeses, applewood-smoked bacon, scallions, and sour cream. Next, chow down on the Spicy Lass Burger topped with ghost pepper jack cheese, chipotle sauce, lettuce, tomato, and avocado. Or go for the Baja Style Fish Tacos filled with Guinness-battered cod, shredded cabbage, cilantro, and spicy chipotle sauce, served with black beans, tortilla chips, and salsa. See Details
Village Kitchen & Pie Shoppe Leashed dogs are welcome on the large patio outside Village Kitchen & Pie Shoppe in Carlsbad, CA. This pet-friendly, family-owned and operated eatery serves a variety of options for breakfast, lunch and dinner, including sandwiches, salads and burgers. They also have a wide array of cream pies, fruit pies and more. See Details
The Pizza Press The Pizza Press serves hot from the oven signature pizza in a casual and open setting that offers dog-friendly outdoor seating. Patrons can choose from aptly named pies like the Herald, Tribune, Chronicle, and Gazette. Satisfy that sweet tooth with a yummy ice cream sandwich or slice of tiramisu. Wash down the goodness with a craft beer or glass of house wine. Dogs are welcome to join their owners at front outside tables. The Pizza Press is open Sunday through Thursday from 11am to 10pm and Friday and Saturday from 11am to midnight. See Details
Fresco Trattoria & Bar Fresco Trattoria & Bar in Carlsbad, CA serves classic Italian fare in a Tuscan-inspired atmosphere. Menu includes scampi fresco, spaghetti carbonara, veal parmigiana, encrusted ahi tuna. Outdoor seating is dog friendly. See Details
Burger Lounge Modern and unique burgers made with natural ingredients. Dogs are welcome on our outdoor seating. See Details