Dog Friendly Restaurants in Carmel, CA

There are 33 pet friendly restaurants in Carmel 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 Carmel. Bone appetit!

Pet Friendly The Forge
The Forge The Forge, formerly known as Forge in the Forest, is a bistro-style eatery where Fido is welcome to join you on their dog friendly patio named, The Pound Patio, where pooches may order specialty items from their own Canine Cuisine menu. The restaurant features gourmet dishes for lunch and dinner such as San Francisco style fondue, chicken satay lollipops, curry chicken paninis, Margherita pizza, fettuccine Alfredo, skirt steak and more. The Canine Cuisine menu offers items such as a cup of kibble, the Hot Diggity Dog, a Quarter Hounder, and Hen House Chicken Strips. See Details
Pet Friendly Carmel Belle
Carmel Belle Carmel Belle prides itself in using sustainable, organic, and hormone-free/grass-fed ingredients in all its dishes, and offers dog-friendly outdoor tables with treats and water bowls. Menu features tasty breakfast, lunch, and dinner options such as green eggs and ham, stone-cut oatmeal, hot and cold sandwiches, quinoa mac and cheese, and meatloaf. See Details
Casanova Welcome to Casanova, a culinary experience that echoes the South of France & Northern Italy in the center of Carmel. Their style and ambiance is matched by a standard of excellence in food and service that has brought worldwide acclaim. The menu features California cheeses, small plates, house-made pasta, and entrees like pork chops, osso buco, and rack of lamb. In addition, the hand dug Wine Cellar has received numerous awards for its outstanding selection of global wines. Patio seating is dog friendly. See Details
Hog's Breath Inn Hog's Breath Inn serves up burgers in a Western-inspired dining room and a nice courtyard patio where dogs are welcome. See Details
Carmel Bistro Carmel's Bistro Giovanni features dog-friendly outdoor seating and a menu of authentic Mediterranean cuisine. Menu includes salads, pizzettas, crab cakes, osso bucco, lamb shank, chicken marsala, and lobster ravioli, and over a dozen pasta entrees. See Details
Portabella Portabella serves Italian fare with a lovely outdoor heated patio that welcomes pups with water in a silver ice bucket and white napkin! See Details
Terry's Lounge This chill lounge located in the landmark Cypress Inn offers an upscale California style menu, a sophisticated lineup of Golden Age of Hollywood cocktails, and a dog-friendly patio that hosts regular Yappy Hours. Choose from an array of delicious dishes such as grilled steak salad, truffle-mushroom ravioli, Moroccan chicken, shrimp scampi, and braised short ribs. See Details
Cafe Stravaganza Cafe Stravaganza offers patio seating that is great for dog owners and their pets when the weather is nice. Restaurant is open for breakfast, lunch and dinner, serving pasta, seafood, chicken and beef entrees, salads, sandwiches, and more. See Details
From Scratch From Scratch prepares wonderful breakfasts and light lunches and dinners and features a patio that welcomes dogs. Tasty offerings include eggs Florentine, banana walnut pancakes, homemade chili, Chinese chicken salad, BLTs, tuna melts, and black and blue cheeseburgers. Open 8am to 2:30pm seven days a week. See Details
Village Corner Bistro Come savor the culinary influences of the "Old World" and enjoy Spanish Paella, Greek and California salads, pastas from the sunny isle of Capri, and fresh local seafood. Compliment your meal with good wines. Relax on the patio by the fire with our cappuccino and Tiramisu and watch your friends stroll by. They have breakfast, lunch and dinner and dogs are welcome on the outside patio which has a nice central fire pit for chilly morning or evening. See Details
Flaherty's Oyster Bar and Grill Flaherty's Oyster Bar and Grill prides itself on providing the freshest seafood possible, using only the finest ingredients. Patio tables allow dogs. See Details
The Carmel Coffee House Carmel Coffee House offers small batch coffee roasted onsite, along with light breakfast and lunch fare and dog-friendly patio seating. See Details
Allegro Gourmet Pizzeria Allegro is one part Italian restaurant and one part wine bar, offering gourmet pizza and wine by the glass, all of which can be enjoyed on the dog-friendly patio. Other menu options includes soup, salads, sandwiches, pasta, and seasonal desserts. See Details
Bruno's Market & Deli Choose from a variety of deli eats, including sandwiches, Mexican, barbecue, and fresh-bakes pastries and treats. Dogs are welcome at outdoor sidewalk tables. See Details
Basil Seasonal Dining Restaurant Fresh seafood and organic fruits and vegetables highlight a vibrant menu of delectable dishes. The heated patio is dog friendly. See Details
Bistro Beaujolais International menu features Greek salads, roasted turkey paninis, Moroccan chicken breast, and bouillabaisse. Enjoy alfresco dining in a lush garden atmosphere on the dog-friendly patio. See Details
Anton & Michel Anton & Michel is an elegant restaurant with a romantic patio that welcomes dogs, who are sure to enjoy the calming sounds of the fountain. See Details
Club Jalapeno Located in the courtyard near Carmel Bistro, Club Jalapeno serves up spicy Mexican cuisine with an outdoor area that is perfect for dining al fresco with Fido. Choose from numerous offerings such as hot and sassy shrimp, coco prawns, chicken quesadillas, sizzling fajitas, combo meals, and the tasty trio of tacos, burritos, and enchiladas. See Details
La Dolce Vita Ristorante La Dolce Vita Ristorante specializes in Italian cuisine with a focus on scrumptious seafood dishes, and offers dog-friendly seating as well. See Details
SUR at The Barnyard Located in what was once the famed Thunderbird Bookstore in Carmel, Billy Quon's SUR at The Barnyard is a dog-friendly restaurant where Fido is welcome to join you at an outdoor table and will even get to order from the Doggy Menu! While your pup chows down on chicken, salmon or even steak, you'll be treated to SUR's variety of dishes like its famous cheese bread, Chef Herman's chicken and waffles, salmon tacos, shrimp linguine or the Kona Steak Plate. Reservations are strongly recommended. See Details
Nico's Ristorante Europeo Nico's is an upscale American seafood and steakhouse that welcomes dogs and is reasonably priced for the area. See Details
Da Giovanni Authentic Italian cuisine from old world recipes. Dogs are welcome on the outdoor patio. See Details
La Balena La Balena serves truly authentic Italian cuisine such as grilled octopus, osso buco, and squid ink pasta. Outdoor umbrella tables are dog friendly. See Details
Flanagan's Pub Flanagan's Pub is dog-friendly. Bring Fido and enjoy a meal at five outdoor tables on their patio which also sports a fire pit which comes in handy on cooler days and nights! Appetizers include baskets of fresh-cut fries, buffalo wings, crab cakes, mozzarella sticks and more. Clam chowder, chili and a savory assortment of salads await you as well. This Irish-American Pub also offers up a delectable mix of entrees which include bangers and mash, fish and chips, sheperd's pie, and Irish stew. A stout selection of sandwiches including the reuben and veggie burger are also available. Beers on tap include Stella Artois, Guinness Draught, Newcastle Brown Ale and more. Finish off your meal with dessert choices like chocolate cake, cheesecake and ice cream. Open daily from 11:30am to 2:00am. See Details