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Dog Friendly Restaurants in Chester, VA

There are 9 pet friendly restaurants in Chester 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 Chester. Bone appetit!

Pet Friendly Bruster's Real Ice Cream
Bruster's Real Ice Cream Treat yourself AND your pup to a sundae at Bruster's! They make a free sundae with dog bones on top for their furry customers. See Details
Pet Friendly Easy Street Grub-n-Pub
Easy Street Grub-n-Pub Easy Street Grub-n-Pub, located in Chester, VA, is a casual bar and eatery 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 Belly Bites - tender nuggets of pork belly smoked and fried to perfection, and tossed in your choice of wing sauce. Next, chow down on the Shrimp Boil with shrimp, smoked sausage, corn, and potatoes, tossed with Old Bay and butter, and served with butter, lemon, and a side of cornbread. Or go for the GRUBrito with house-made pulled pork, baked beans, shredded cheese, and pork belly in a flour tortilla, grilled, and topped with cheese sauce, green onion, and house-made BBQ sauce. Easy Street Grub-n-Pub is open Sunday through Wednesday from 11am to 12am, and Thursday through Saturday from 11am to 2am. See Details
I Don't Know Sports Grille I Don't Know Sports Grille serves up delicious, traditional pub grub. Choose from menu options like appetizers, wraps, sandwiches, subs, soups, salads, burgers, pizza, steak, seafood, wings, and more. Fido is welcome to join you at one of the many pet-friendly tables available on their full outdoor patio. Start with a cold beer and an order of Cheese Fries topped with melted cheese, bacon, green onions, and sour cream. Next, sink your teeth into a big, juicy burger. The Farmer Burger consists of a half pound chuck patty topped with a fried egg, American cheese, crispy bacon, and mayo on a toasted bun, served with a pickle spear and fries. I Don't Know Sports Grille is open Monday from 2:30pm to 1am, Tuesday from 11am to 1am, Wednesday through Saturday from 11am to 2am, and Sunday from 11am to 1am. See Details
Sweet Frog Frozen Yogurt Sweet Frog Frozen Yogurt specializes in customizable frozen yogurt with tons of toppings and flavor options. This location in Chester offers dog-friendly seating at two tables outside. There are options for fat-free, low-fat, and no sugar added flavors as well as gelato and non-dairy selections. Flavors range from apple pie and cappuccino to toasted marshmallow and strawberry. You can also indulge in the fruity Dole Whip with flavors like pineapple and mango. Top of your treat with fruit, nuts, sauces, candy, and more. Please note that table service isn't available, so Fido will have to wait outside while you're making your yogurt. See Details
Ashton Creek Vineyard Ashton Creek Vineyard is a dog friendly vineyard and restaurant where Fido is welcome to join you at an outdoor table on the patio. Pair one of their wines with menu items such as a cheese and charcuterie board, garlic asiago fries, cauliflower wings, and a variety of salads, sandwiches, and flatbreads. See Details
Chipotle Mexican Grill Founded on the idea that food served fast does not have to be a typical fast food experience, Chipotle Mexican Grill is a dog-friendly restaurant known for its burritos, tacos, bowls, and salads. Visitors to Chester with a craving for a customizable burrito bowl can dig in alongside Fido at one of Chipotle's three outdoor tables. The Grill's menu allows guests to choose from crispy corn or soft flour tacos, a bowl, burrito, or salad, then choose from steak, carnitas, chicken, barbacoa or sofritas, next, adding rice beans and fajita vegetables, and finally, topping it all off with salsas, lettuce, guacamole, and cheese. 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
Sonic Drive-In If your pup isn't always on his best behavior at traditional restaurants, share a burger with him from the comfort of your own car instead! See Details
Buffalo Wild Wings Branding itself as a fun, edgy, high-energy and easygoing restaurant, Buffalo Wild Wings is a dog-friendly sports-focused place to enjoy a meal in Chester. Buffalo Wild Wings offers outdoor tables to dog owners wanting to dig into a plate of Spinach Artichoke Flatbread alongside their canine companion. The restaurant's menu is made up of wings, shareables, burgers, tenders, mac and cheese, salads, wraps, sandwiches, and more. Diners with room for dessert can indulge in Cheesecake Bites, Dessert Nachos, Loaded Ice Cream or Chocolate Fudge Cake. See Details
Wings Pizza 'N' Things Wings Pizza 'N' Things is a casual American eatery that serves up a variety of menu options. Choose from appetizers, wings, pizza, burgers, quesadillas, calzones, wraps, salads, sandwiches, and more. Bring Fido along for the day and snag a seat at one of their eight pet-friendly outdoor tables to enjoyyour meal. Start with an order of their jumbo wings in your choice of sauce (Original Buffalo, Medium, Wings on Fire, Garlic Parmesan, Lemon Pepper, Chipotle, Sunset BBQ, and more.) Next, sink your teeth into the Hawaiian Burger topped with American cheese, grilled pineapple, and homemade teriyaki sauce. Or bite into a slice of the Tomcat Pizza topped with green peppers, onions, black olives, mushrooms, jalapenos, and sliced tomatoes. Wings Pizza 'N' Things is open Monday through Thursday from 11am to 11pm, Friday through Saturday from 11am to 1am, and Sunday from 12pm to 10pm. See Details
Southern Railway Taphouse Southern Railway serves burgers, flatbreads, fish tacos, and Bison meatloaf. Outdoor seating welcomes dogs. See Details
Sine Irish Pub and Restaurant Sine Irish Pub has been serving up traditional Irish eats and American favorites in the historic Shockoe Slip district since 1999. This rustic and cozy pet-friendly pub offers 16 rotating beers on tap, a variety of Irish whiskey, bourbon, and scotch. Their food menu includes Irish spring rolls, hot potato soup, crab cake sandwiches, beef brisket tacos, corned beef and cabbage, and shepherd's pie. Patio seating area welcomes dogs. See Details
Ipanema Cafe Ipanema Cafe is a dog-friendly vegetarian bar and restaurant in Richmond, VA. Fido is welcome to join you at one of the five dog-friendly outdoor tables. The menu is brimming with vegan, vegetarian, and gluten free options to appeal to almost any appetite. The menu includes salads, sandwiches, wraps and entrees like cauliflower coconut curry or pan seared Mahi Mahi. They also serve a carefully selected list of beer, wine and cocktails. See Details
Lilly Pad Cafe Richmond's Lilly Pad Cafe is a casual, dog-friendly eatery in Richmond, VA, where Fido is welcome to join you at an outdoor table. Their menu features seafood, pizza, fresh salads, appetizers, burgers, sandwiches and more. See Details
Urban Farmhouse Market and Cafe Urban Farmhouse in Richmond offers four dog-friendly tables. Their menu emphasizes fresh, local ingredients with a farm to table concept. You'll find light breakfast options, sandwiches, and a variety of coffee and tea drinks. Urban Farmhouse offers brunch on Saturday and Sunday from 7am to 2pm. They are open Monday through Friday from 6:30am to 8:00pm, Saturday from 7:00am to 9:00pm, and Sunday from 7:00am to 8:00pm. See Details
Alamo BBQ Texas style BBQ pork, brisket, chicken, and ribs. Outdoor seating is dog friendly. See Details
Weezie's Kitchen Weezie's Kitchen is a casual hang out that serves American fare and cool drinks. There are two tables outside with dog-friendly seating, but they provide a take out menu if you're short on time. Their menu includes various sandwiches, dinner entrees, and late night bites. Happy hour runs from 3pm to 7pm Monday through Friday with a dollar off all drinks. Weezie's is open seven days a week from 9am to 1am. See Details
The Grapevine Greek & Italian Restaurant The Grapevine Greek and Italian Restaurant in Richmond, VA, serves a menu of Mediterranean delights and classic dishes. There are four dog-friendly tables outside, but they offer a take out menu for when you need your food to go. The generous menu includes pasta, Greek entrees, pizza, seafood, soup, salad, and more. The Grapevine serves various gluten free options, too. See Details
Lunch or Supper Lunch or Supper is classic southern smokehouse tucked away in one of Richmond's up-and-coming neighborhoods. Choose from a variety of tasty sandwiches, salads, bowls, and mains. Dogs are welcome to join you at outdoor tables. See Details
Stir Crazy Cafe At Stir Crazy Cafe in Richmond, VA, you'll find a wide range of coffee, tea and specialty drinks. They have three tables and a bench outside with dog-friendly seating where you can take a break with Fido. They also serve a breakfast menu with bagels, muffins, scones, quiche and more. Lunch includes paninis, wraps, sandwiches and salads. See Details
Burger Bach Burger Bach, located in Glen Allen, VA, is a New Zealand-inspired gastropub that uses only high quality, natural ingredients to prepare their delicious dishes. Choose from menu options like small plates, salads, seafood, raw mussels on the half shell, grass-fed beef and lamb, burgers, and more. Fido is welcome to join you at one of their seven pet-friendly outdoor tables while you enjoy your meal. Start off with a Bach Limeeade (Tito's handmade vodka, fresh lime juice, Bachmade simple syrup, Sprite, and garnished with a lime wheel) and an order of Spicy Steamed Mussels with chipotle chile peppers, fresh jalapenos, cilantro, cream, olive oil, garlic, and shallots. Next, sink your teeth into a juicy burger. The South Lamb consists of a grass-fed New Zealand lamb patty topped with goat cheese, young spinach, Manuka honey dijon vinaigrette, and cilantro sauce, served with a mixed green salad dressed in an herb vinaigrette. Burger Bach is open Monday through Thursday from 11am to 10pm, Friday through Saturday from 11am to 11pm, and Sunday from 11am to 9pm. See Details
Tommie's Patio at River City Roll Tommie's Patio at River City Roll is a 1,800 sq ft outdoor patio area dedicated to a special dog named Tommie who died from injuries sustained in a horrific act of abuse in Spring of 2019. The pet-friendly patio features a new mural by local artist Night Owl in honor of Tommie, and dogs are always welcome as a way to honor him. To further encourage healthy relationships between pets and their owners- plan a date with Fido at River City Roll and they'll take 10% off your bill. Order a TOMMIETAIL Cocktail and a portion of the proceeds go to Richmond Animal Care & Control in Tommie’s honor. The patio is adults only after 7pm. See Details
Park Lane Tavern of Short Pump Park Lane Tavern of Short Pump, located in Glen Allen, VA, is a casual, dog friendly eatery where Fido is welcome to join you at an outdoor table. Guests will discover a unique dining experience set in a vibrant, high energy European tavern atmosphere. They serve classic American favorites like Bourbon Cracked Pepper Steak and Bourbon Chicken, as well as traditional European fare such as Fish & Chips, Shepherd’s Pie, Jagerschnitzel, Bangers & Mash, Corned Beef Sliders. Gourmet burgers and sandwiches, fresh salads, hand pressed Paninis and delicious sweets round out the menu. See Details
Sheppard Street Tavern Neighborhood roadhouse style bar & grill serves American pub fare with Cajun influences and a rotating lineup of craft beers on tap. Menu includes blackened catfish fingers, roast pork sandwiches au jus, all-beef burgers and franks, pan seared flat iron steak, and maple-brown sugar glazed chicken. Patio seating is dog friendly. See Details
Ardent Ardent is a dog-friendly brewery in Richmond, VA. Fido is welcome to accompany you to the beer garden where water bowls are set out for thirsty four-legged guests. Ardent brews an impressive lineup of innovative craft beer which can be sampled alongside small plates from the taproom menu. Pair a Barrel-Aged Honey Ginger beer with a tasty charcuterie board filled with delicious meats and artisan cheeses. Additional choices include seasonal salads and fresh sandwiches. Ardent also serve wine, cider, and a choice of non-alcoholic beverages. See Details