Dog Friendly Restaurants in Charlottesville, VA

There are 68 pet friendly restaurants in Charlottesville 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 Charlottesville. Bone appetit!

Pet Friendly Beer Run
Beer Run Healthy eatery and craft beer bottle shop in the Belmont neighborhood of Charlottesville with dog-friendly patio seating. See Details
Pet Friendly Three Notch'd Craft Kitchen & Brewery
Three Notch'd Craft Kitchen & Brewery Three Notch'd Brewing Company offers taprooms where you can try out their handcrafted brews with friends. Fido can come along to this to sit outside with you at this pet-friendly location in Charlottesville, VA. This is not your typical brewpub! The menu features locally sourced, beer-infused dishes designed to complement the season as well as what’s on tap. From Southern classics to modern favorites, you’ll find something for everyone at the Craft Kitchen & Brewery. Please note that table service isn't available, so Fido will need to wait outside while you go inside to order. 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
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
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
Burtons Grill Dogs are welcome at shaded outdoor tables on the seasonal patio at Burtons Grill, 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. 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
Rapture Located in the historic Downtown Mall district, the dog-friendly Rapture serves authentic Southern fare in a subdued dive bar-like atmosphere. Enjoy flavorful menu favorites like collard greens salad, crispy sweet potato confit, roasted oysters, fried chicken sandwiches, shrimp and grits, and fried pork chops. Dogs are welcome to join their owners at front sidewalk tables. Rapture is open from 11:30am to 2am Monday through Saturday and 11am to 2am on Sunday. See Details
Sedona Taphouse Located in Charlottesville, VA, the Sedona Taphouse serves a comfortable and vibrant menu of New American cuisine crafted with hand-cut steaks, sustainable seafood, and other locally-sourced ingredients, plus a rotating draft and bottle list of local and international craft beers. Dogs are permitted at outdoor tables on the patio. See Details
Jack Brown's Beer & Burger Joint Jack Brown's Beer & Burger Joint in Charlottesville, VA, is a dog-friendly eatery where Fido can join you at an outdoor table. It's a popular neighborhood spot for filling up and winding down. You'll find over 100 beers on tap and a food menu with a variety of burgers, like the Elvis: topped with peanut butter, mayo, Applewood smoked bacon, and cheese. They also offer deep-fried Oreos and Yukon gold fries. See Details
North American Sake Brewery & Restaurant Fido is welcome to join you on the dog-friendly outdoor patio at North American Sake Brewery & Restaurant in Charlottesville, VA. Enjoy a variety of locally brewed sake, as well as food options like dumplings, sushi, rice bowls and more. They also serve beer and non-alcoholic drinks. 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
Guadalajara Downtown Guadalajara serves up delicious Mexican cuisine in a colorful, fun environment where pups are welcome at outdoor tables. See Details
Hot Cakes Dogs are welcome at outdoor tables at this cafe. Hot Cakes Gourmet serves sandwiches, salads, soups, and gourmet dishes. Menu items include tarragon chicken salad, apple and brie sandwiches, breakfast burritos, and vegetarian lasagna. Hot Cakes Gourmet is open Monday - Friday 8am - 8pm, Saturday 9am - 8pm, Sunday 10am - 6pm. 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
Atlas Coffee Dogs are welcome at outdoor tables at this coffee shop. Atlas Coffee's menu features tea, coffee and espresso drinks, and pastries. Atlas Coffee is open Monday - Saturday 7am - 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
Wild Wing Cafe You can always find cold beer, hot wings, and good times at Wild Wing Cafe. There are twelve dog-friendly tables outside at this location in Charlottesville so you can bring Fido to catch the big game and hang out with friends. Their wings come with tons of customizable options with traditional Buffalo sauces ranging in spiciness from medium to Braveheart. They also offer unique flavors like the Italian, Flying Fajita, Honey Lime Sriracha, and much more. Other menu items include wraps, sandwiches, burgers, and salads. Each location often hosts special events like trivia nights and live music. 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
Public Fish and Oyster Public Fish and Oyster is an elegant but casual eatery that serves up fresh, East Coast seafood dishes. Choose from menu options like appetizers, low country boil, oysters on the half shell, and more. Fido is welcome to join you at one of their seven pet-friendly outdoor tables while you enjoy your meal. Start with a Secret Garden (square one organic cucumber vodka, lime juice, simple syrup, celery bitters, cracked black pepper) and an order of the Tuna Crudo with watermelon, pickled jalapenos, cilantro, crispy leeks, malden salt, and house soy glaze. Next, try the Yucatan Moules Frites - fresh PEI mussels with house chorizo, poblano, shallot, garlic, lime, and cilantro, served with Belgian fries and aioli. Or go with the Virginia oysters, cornmeal crusted and fried, with pickled red onion, smoked paprika, buttermilk, and a vermouth aioli. Public Fish and Oyster is open Monday through Thursday from 4pm to 9:30pm, Friday through Saturday from 4pm to 10pm, and Sunday from 4pm to 9pm. Join them every day from 4pm to 6:30pm for Happy Hour! 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
Orzo Kitchen & Wine Bar Orzo Kitchen and Wine Bar is a Mediterranean style eatery and wine bar that serves up a variety of fresh, delicious dishes. Choose from menu options including appetizers, salads, pasta, burgers, sandwiches, beef, seafood, poultry, and more. Your pup is welcome to join you at one of their seven pet-friendly outdoor tables while you enjoy your meal (Fido must be leashed and under the table.) Start with a perfect glass of vino and an order of Frutti di Mare - Atlantic shrimp, calamari, charred octopus, grapefruit, nori, and local arugula. Next, chow down on the Dry Rubbed Bistro Steak with olive oil mashed potatoes, wilted greens, smoked candy onions, and rosemary-fig butter. Orzo Kitchen and Wine Bar is open Monday through Wednesday from 11:30am to 9pm, Thursday from 11:30am to 9:30pm, Friday through Saturday from 11:30am to 10pm, and Sunday from 5:30pm to 9pm. See Details
Bodo's Bagel Bakery - UVA Corner Dogs are welcome at outdoor tables at this cafe serving breakfast and lunch. Bodo's Bagel Bakery serves coffee and espresso drinks, tea, salads, bagel sandwiches, and fruit cups. Egg platters and bagels with cream cheese are available for breakfast. Bodo's Bagel Bakery is open Monday - Friday 7am - 8pm, Saturday 8am - 8pm, Sunday 8am - 3pm. See Details
Petit Pois Petit Pois is a French-inspired eatery located in Charlottesville, VA, that serves up an assortment of delicious cuisine. Choose from menu options like appetizers, fish, veggies, burgers, chicken, pasta, and more. Let Fido tag along for the day and you can snag a seat at one of the many pet-friendly tables available on their large outdoor patio. Start your meal off with an order of Escargots - braised snails with garlic butter, chives, and grilled bread. Next, chow down on the Bourride - saffron shellfish broth with mussels, sea bass, scallops, calamari, and aioli. Petit Pois is open Monday through Thursday from 11:30am to 9pm, Friday through Saturday from 11:30am to 10pm, and Sunday from 10:30am to 9pm. See Details