Dog Friendly Restaurants in Charlottesville, VA

There are 69 pet friendly restaurants in Charlottesville 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 Charlottesville. Bone appetit!

Pet Friendly Trump Winery
Trump Winery Enjoy sampling the finest wines including brand new releases from Trump Winery, white, red, and sparkling wines. Cafe features a seasonal menu that includes pizza, artisanal cheeses, and salami plates. Outdoor terrace with rolling vineyard views welcomes leashed dogs. Open 10am to 4pm Wednesday through Monday; closed Tuesdays. See Details
Pet Friendly Trinity Irish Pub
Trinity Irish Pub Located near the University of Virginia, Trinity offers tasty pub food and a dog-friendly patio. See Details
Miller's Downtown Miller's offers live music and classic bar food in a casual setting where dogs are welcome at outdoor tables. Menu includes lobster bisque, dry aged burgers, bratwurst, Creole jambalaya, and beer battered cod. Open seven days 11:30am to 2am. See Details
Beer Run Healthy eatery and craft beer bottle shop in the Belmont neighborhood of Charlottesville with dog-friendly patio seating. See Details
Guadalajara Downtown Guadalajara serves up delicious Mexican cuisine in a colorful, fun environment where pups are welcome at outdoor tables. See Details
Boylan Heights Boylan Heights is a gourmet burger bar located on The Corner across from the University of Virginia and the UVA Hospital in Charlottesville, VA. See Details
FIREFLY Restaurant & Game Room FIREFLY Restaurant & Game Room, located in Charlottesville, VA, is a casual, dog friendly eater where Fido is welcome to join you at an outdoor table. Firefly serves appetizers, salads, burgers, and sandwiches inspired by local and seasonal ingredients. Vegetarian, vegan, and gluten free options are always available. See Details
Kardinal Hall Housed in the historic art-deco Coca-Cola building, Kardinal Hall offers an extensive selection of brews, tasty pub eats, and a large, dog-friendly setting to gather with friends or watch a game. Patrons can wet their whistles with imported and local craft beer, wine by the glass or bottle, and signature cocktails, then feast on hearty options such as confit chicken wings, peel and eat shrimp, poutine, potato and leek soup, bratwurst and kielbasa, smoked pork belly sandwiches, crispy falafel, and for dessert, German chocolate cake. Dogs are welcome to join their owners on the spacious outdoor patio. Kardinal Hall opens at 3pm Tuesday through Thursday, 11am Friday through Sunday, and is closed Mondays. See Details
Three Notch'd Brewing Company Three Notch'd Brewing Company offers taprooms where you can try out their handcrafted brews with friends. Fido can come along to this location in Charlottesville where there are three dog-friendly tables outside. Each taphouse offers a standard selection of their flagship brews year-round along with seasonal choices and special series. Their beers range from IPAs and ales to imperial stouts and Belgian-style brews. The kitchen offers gourmet bar bites with burgers, sandwiches, and mains like Shrimp and Grits. Please note that table service isn't available, so Fido will need to wait outside while you go inside to order. See Details
Mellow Mushroom This hip and modern dog-friendly national pizza chain puts a unique spin on the traditional pizza place, employing a carefree attitude in all of their culinary creations. They offer classic salads, subs, calzones, and pizza, but venture on the eclectic side with offerings like jerk chicken, tempeh, or tofu hoagies, and specialty pizza such as the Kosmic karma, Thai Dye, and Philosopher's Pie. Wash it down with a local craft beer while relaxing with Fido on the outdoor patio. Open daily 11am to 2am. See Details
Timberwood Grille Timberwood Grille's friendly family atmosphere and dedication to scratch-made food makes them a popular dining choice when visiting Charlottesville. They offer 24 beers on tap, dozens more in bottles, and a menu that includes crab dip, the "Clint Eastwood" burger, Cajun catfish, chicken parm, hand-cut filet mignon, and for dessert, peanut butter mousse torte. Spacious patio is dog friendly. See Details
Tin Whistle Irish Pub Tin Whistle Irish Pub serves up delicious bar fare. Choose from menu options like soups, salads, appetizers, sandwiches, Bangers and Mash, Shepherd's Pie, and more. Fido is welcome to join you at one of their six pet-friendly outdoor tables while you enjoy your meal. Start with a cold Guinness and an order of Loaded Cheddar Chips with cheddar, rosemary salt, fresh rosemary, bacon, and scallions, served with a side of malt aioli for dipping. Next, sink your teeth into the TW Reuben with sliced corned beef, homemade sauerkraut, Swiss cheese, and housemade reuben sauce on grilled rye bread, served with a side of house-made crisps and a house-made pickle! Tin Whistle Irish Pub is open Tuesday through Thursday from 11am to 10:30pm, Friday through Saturday from 11am to 12:30am, and Sunday from 11am to 9pm. See Details
Chap's Homemade Gourmet Ice Cream Chap's Homemade Gourmet Ice Cream is dog-friendly and offers a full grill, donuts and coffee, as well as tasty ice cream treats. See Details
Burtons Grill Dogs are welcome at nine outdoor tables on the seasonal patio at this restaurant and bar located at the Shops at Stonefield. Burtons Grill's menu includes cheeseburgers, street tacos, General Tso's cauliflower, superfoods salad, lobster shrimp pasta, and filet mignon. Burtons Grill is open Monday - Thursday 11am - 9:30pm, Friday - Saturday 11am - 10pm, Sunday 11am - 9pm. See Details
Ace Biscuit & Barbecue Dogs are welcome at four outdoor tables at this barbecue and breakfast joint. Ace Biscuit & Barbecue serves Southern breakfasts and lunches daily. Menu items include biscuits smothered in sausage gravy, country ham biscuits, fried green tomatoes, buttermilk fried chicken thighs, pulled pork, beef brisket, and collard greens. Ace Biscuit & Barbecue is open Tuesday through Sunday 8am to 3pm. See Details
Fry's Spring Station Fry's Spring Station, located in Charlottesville, VA, is a trendy joint that serves up a variety of delicious fare. Fido is welcome to join you at one of their pet-friendly outdoor tables while you enjoy your meal. Start off with a cold beer and an order of the Nacho Business - house-fried tortilla chips topped with ground beef, jalapenos, lime crema, red chile sauce, chili0lime black eyed peas, onions, and cheese. Next, chow down on the Funghitown Pizza topped with mushrooms, caramelized onions, white sauce, mozzarella, and arugula. Or go for the Smoked Pork BBQ Sandwich with spicy lime slaw, cucumber, cilantro, and chili mayo on ciabatta. Fry's Spring Station is open Monday through Tuesday from 11:30am to 9pm, Wednesday through Saturday from 11:30am to 10pm, and Sunday from 10am to 9pm. See Details
Citizen Burger Bar Dogs are welcome at twelve outdoor tables at this burger pub. Citizen Burger Bar serves farm-to-table sandwiches, salads, craft beers, wine, and cocktails. Popular menu items include fried pickles served with sriracha mayo, truffle fries, pimento cheese bacon beef burger, lobster club, vegan burger, and free-range chicken sandwich. Citizen Burger Bar is open Sunday - Thursday 11:30am - 11:45pm, Friday - Saturday 11:30am - 1:30am. See Details
Clifton Inn Dogs are welcome at outdoor tables at this fine dining restaurant. The Clifton Inn's menu includes pate de Campagne, shrimp and grits with lamb sausage and goat cheese, steak frites, seared sea scallops, and cracked farro risotto. Clifton Inn is open seven days a week from 5:30pm � 9pm. See Details
The Virginian The Virginian, located in Charlottesville, VA, serves up a wide variety of menu options including appetizers, salads, sandwiches, steak,ribs, pasta, chicken, seafood, and more. Fido is welcome to join you at one of their eight pet-friendly outdoor tables while you enjoy your meal. Start with a cold beer and an order of the Stumble Down Mac N Cheese - creamy pepper jack macaroni and cheese topped with a housemade cheddar potato cake. Next, dig into the signature Crab Cake Sandwich with a Virginia crab cake, lettuce, tomato, and onion on a toasted kaiser roll with a side of spicy house remoulade and coleslaw, served with your choice of fries, sweet potato fries, or cole slaw. The Virginian is open Monday through Saturday from 11am to 2am, and Sunday from 10am to 2am. See Details
La Taza La Taza is a casual, Latin-inspired eatery that serves up a variety of delicious, authentic dishes. Choose from breakfast, lunch, and dinner menu options including oatmeal, egg plates, breakfast taquitos, breakfast sandwiches, appetizers, salads, sandwiches, seafood, chicken, beef, tostadas, tacos, burritos, and more. Fido is welcome to join you at one of their eight pet-friendly outdoor tables while you enjoy your meal. Start with a cold Margarita and an order of the Smoked Pork Nachos with multiple layers of pork, cheese, corn and black bean salsa, fiesta slaw, and crema. Next, chow down on the Castro Sandwich with house smoked turkey, Swiss cheese, sprouts, avocado, cucumber, tomato, red onion, and herb mayo on fresh Cuban bread. La Taza is open Monday through Wednesday from 7am to 5pm, Thursday through Friday from 7am to 9pm, and Saturday from 5:30pm to 9pm. See Details
Mudhouse Coffee Roasters Winner of the 2017 'Coffee Roaster of the Year' award by Roast Magazine, Mudhouse Coffee is located in Charlottesville, VA, and are proud to serve up perfectly roasted coffees from across the globe. Whether you're looking for an African, Indo-Pacific, or South American coffee, Mudhouse has got you covered. Bring Fido along for the day and snag a seat at one of their six pet-friendly outdoor tables while you enjoy your fabulous cup of Joe. Mudhouse Coffee is open Monday through Friday from 7am to 10pm, Saturday from 7am to 11pm, and Sunday from 7am to 7pm. See Details
Birdwood Grill Dogs are welcome at outdoor tables on the covered outdoor patio at this golf course restaurant and bar. Birdwood Grill serves salads, appetizers, sandwiches, and cocktails. Menu items include breakfast croissant sandwiches, hot dogs, Cobb salads, bbq sandwiches, and fried shrimp and chips. Birdwood Grill is open daily for breakfast, lunch, and drinks. See Details
Kabuto Sushi and Teppanyaki Kabuto Sushi and Teppanyaki serves a tantalizing array of Japanese cuisine in a cozy and casual neighborhood setting with do-friendly outside seating. Patrons can select from a diverse and flavorful menu that includes miso soup, seaweed salad, beef and tuna tataki, shrimp tempura, hibachi entrees and combo plates, sashimi, a wide selection of vegetarian, raw, and cooked sushi rolls, and for dessert, mochi ice cream and fried donuts. Dogs are welcome at front outdoor tables. Kabuto Sushi and Teppanyaki is open from 11am to 10pm Monday through Thursday, 11am to 11pm Friday and Saturday, and noon to 10pm Sunday. See Details
The Local Smokehouse The Local Smokehouse is a casual barbecue joint in Charlottesville, VA. Choose from a variety of protein-laden menu options including dry rubbed pulled pork, smoked pulled chicken, beef brisket, smoked veggies, ribs, salads, and more. Fido is more than welcome to join you at one of their many pet-friendly outdoor tables while you enjoy your meal. Try the BBQ Cheese Fries with housemade fries, pulled pork, queso, baked beans, and coleslaw. Or dig into the Beef Brisket Sandwich Platter, served with two sides of your choice (mac and cheese, collards, baked beans, coleslaw, pimiento cheese hushpuppies, fries, or corn bread.) The Local Smokehouse is open Sunday through Thursday from 11:30am to 8pm, and Friday through Saturday from 11:30am to 9pm. See Details