Dog Friendly Restaurants in Chula Vista, CA

There are 16 pet friendly restaurants in Chula Vista 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 Chula Vista. Bone appetit!

Pet Friendly Pho Hiep Grill
Pho Hiep Grill Authentic Vietnamese cuisine. Patio next to a koi pond welcomes dogs. See Details
Pet Friendly Hector's Mariscos Restaurant
Hector's Mariscos Restaurant Mexican seafood dishes up a tasty selection of offerings, including ceviche, fresh clams, crab claws, shrimp tostadas, and lobster burritos. Patio seating is dog friendly. See Details
The Cheesecake Factory The Cheesecake Factory, located in Chula Vista, CA, is a casual American eatery that specializes in delicious cheesecakes! 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 Avocado Eggrolls - avocado, sun-dried tomato, red onion, and cilantro fried in a crisp wrapper, served with a tamarind-cashew dipping sauce. Next, chow down on the Grilled Steak Tacos - soft corn tortillas filled with chargrilled steak, avocado, tomato, chipotle sauce, crispy onions, and cilantro, served with rice and beans. End on the perfect sweet note with one of their tasty cheesecakes. Try the Cinnabon Cinnamon Swirl Cheesecake with layers of Cinnabon cinnamon cheesecake and vanilla crunch cake, topped with cream cheese frosting and caramel. Or go for the Coffee & Cream Chocolate Supreme Cheesecake - cold brew coffee cheesecake and chocolate cake topped with coffee mascarpone mousse. The Cheesecake Factory is open Monday through Thursday from 11:30am to 11pm, Friday from 11:30am to 12am, Saturday from 10am to 12am, and Sunday from 10am to 11pm. See Details
Luna Grill Luna Grill offers kebabs, spicy feta, falafel, pita wraps, salads, and other Mediterranean eats offered in a relaxed, counter-serve setting. Outdoor seating area welcomes dogs. See Details
Shakey's Pizza Shakey's Pizza on Broadway has six pet-friendly outdoor tables, so you can share a slice with your dog. Open for over sixty years, Shakey's Pizza serves hand-tossed thick or thin pizzas that you can build on your own or go for one of the specialty pies like the Texas BBQ Chicken or Hawaiian Delight. Shakey's Pizza also serves their popular Fried Chicken by the piece or as a meal. Stop in for lunch, and you can get Shakey's Pizza all-you-can-eat buffet, with pizza, chicken, salad, and more. See Details
Rubio's Coastal Grill Rubio's Coastal Grill on Eastlake Parkway has six pet-friendly outdoor tables, so you are welcome to bring your dog along. Rubio's Coastal Grill combines the fresh flavors from the sea, with Mexican dishes. The signature dish at Rubio's Coastal Grill is the Beer Battered Fish Taco, made with Alaskan pollock and a recipe that hasn't changed since 1983. Seafood is also stuffed into burritos at Rubio's Coastal Grill, with options like Salsa Verde Shrimp and Surf and Turf. For something a little lighter, try one of the Poke rice bowls. If you have a sweet tooth, you can try the Warm Cinnamon Churros or one of the freshly-baked Ghiradelli Chocolate Chip Oatmeal or Snickerdoodle Cookies. 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
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 Chula Vista. 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
Einstein Bros. Bagels Einstein Bros. Bagels, located at E H Street, Chula Vista, is a casual bakery and cafe-style eatery that serves up a variety of tasty fare. Choose from menu options including bagels, cream cheese shmears, breakfast sandwiches, hot lunch sandwiches, pastries, baked goods, and more. Fido is welcome to join you at one of their eleven pet-friendly outdoor tables while you enjoy your meal. Choose a bagel in your favorite flavor (Asiago, Blueberry, Cinnamon Raisin, Cheesy Hash Brown, Green Chile, Cheddar Jalapeno, and more) then top it with the shmear of your choice (Onion and Chive, Smoked Salmon, Maple, Jalapeno Salsa, Garden Veggie, Honey Almond, Strawberry, and more! Or go for a tasty Nova Lox Sandwich. This joint even offers handy bagel treats for your pooch! Please note that table service isn't available, so you'll need to tie your dog up while you order inside. See Details
Oggi's Pizza & Brewing Company The Oggi's Pizza & Brewing Company on Birch Road has five dog-friendly outdoor tables, so you are welcome to bring your dog along. Oggi's Pizza & Brewing Company has a menu full of sport's bar favorites and pizzas. You can build your own pie or go for one of the specialty pizzas like the meat-loaded Heavyweight, the Triathalon, which is topped with lettuce and avocado, bacon and chicken, or the five cheese March Madness. The burgers at Oggi's Pizza & Brewing Company have a flare, like the Parmesan Patty Melt, Bacon Jam Burger, or the spicy Matador. For some classic pub fare, you can order Beer Battered Fish and Chips and Beer Braised Short Ribs. If you save room for dessert, Oggi's Pizza & Brewing Company has a number of sweet treats too. See Details
Daphne's California Greek Daphne's California Greek is a dog-friendly restaurant serving authentic and refreshing Mediterranean-inspired dishes to Chula Vista locals and tourists alike. Daphne's offers four outdoor tables to dog owners wanting to dig into a plate of Surf and Turf alongside Fido. The Greek restaurant's menu is comprised of starters such as Dip and Warm Pita, Fire Feta Fries, and Spanakopita, salads, sandwiches, and meals such as its Cali-Greek Bowl and Mediterranean Veggie plate. Diners with room for dessert can indulge in Traditional Baklava or a cookie. 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
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 Chula Vista with a craving for a customizable burrito bowl can dig in alongside Fido at one of Chipotle's seven 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
In-N-Out Burger Established in 1948, In-N-Out Burger started life as California's first drive-thru hamburger stand. In-N-Out Burger on Eastlake Parkway in Chula Vista has five pet-friendly tables outside. As the name suggests, their kitchen dishes up a number of different burger options, like hamburgers, combos, and cheeseburgers. Their cheeseburger is made up of freshly baked buns, real American cheese, American beef, onions, lettuce, tomato, and spread. The most appropriate way for you and Fido to enjoy your In-N-out experience may be to order your items Animal style. Animal style burgers are smothered in Thousand Island dressing, mustard and extra pickles, while the fries are topped with cheese, spread and grilled onions. You can accompany your burger with freshly cut fries and one of the shakes: made with real ice cream, including chocolate, strawberry, and vanilla. A drive-thru window is also available if you don't want to tie your dog up outside while you go in to order. See Details
Rubio's Coastal Grill Rubio's Coastal Grill on Tierra Del Rey has eight pet-friendly outdoor tables, so you are welcome to bring your dog along. Rubio's Coastal Grill combines the fresh flavors from the sea, with Mexican dishes. The signature dish at Rubio's Coastal Grill is the Beer Battered Fish Taco, made with Alaskan pollock and a recipe that hasn't changed since 1983. Seafood is also stuffed into burritos at Rubio's Coastal Grill, with options like Salsa Verde Shrimp and Surf and Turf. For something a little lighter, try one of the Poke rice bowls. If you have a sweet tooth, you can try the Warm Cinnamon Churros or one of the freshly-baked Ghiradelli Chocolate Chip Oatmeal or Snickerdoodle Cookies. 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
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 San Marcos. 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
Baskin-Robbins The world's largest chain of ice cream shops, Baskin-Robbins is a dog-friendly sweet shop serving Chula Vista locals and tourists alike. Visitors to Baskin-Robbins can head to one of its outdoor tables to indulge in a cone alongside their canine companion. Its menu is made up of cups, cones, sundaes, warm desserts, parfaits, mix-ins, cakes, and polar pizzas. Baskin-Robbins' ice cream flavors include Chocolate Almond, Cotton Candy, Gold Medal Ribbon, Peanut Butter 'n Chocolate, Rainbow Sherbet, and more. 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
Cold Stone Creamery Cold Stone Creamery is a dog-friendly shop serving sweets to Chula Vista locals and tourists alike. A few outdoor tables are available to dog owners with a sweet tooth and Fido in tow. The Creamery's menu is made up of ice cream, yogurt, and sorbet flavors made fresh in-store. Guests can choose from a variety of fruits, candies, and nuts to have mixed into their frozen treat on a granite stone. Ice cream cakes and cupcakes, and ice cream pies and cookie sandwiches, shakes, and smoothies are also available. 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
The Patio on Lamont The Patio on Lamont serves inspired California cuisine and caters to foodies and the canines they love. Upon arrival, Fido will receive a gourmet house-made dog biscuit and a fresh bowl of water. The open-air patio attracts lots of pooches, so reservations are recommended. See Details
Pier Cafe Pier Cafe is a casual beachfront eatery with tasty surf and turf and dog-friendly outdoor seating with beautiful ocean views. Choose from an array of dishes such as shrimp po'boys, mixed seafood fry, citrus marinated seabass, jambalaya, shredded pork tacos, and top sirloin. Opens daily at 11am. See Details
Fred's Mexican Cafe in Old Town Located in Old Town, Fred’s Mexican Cafe combines the best of traditional Mexican cuisine and a healthier style of California cooking. Dogs will love eating items from the dog menu like Jacko’s Huevos (scrambled eggs, $3) and Leo’s Carne Bowl (sliced carne asada, $5) at outdoor tables that are pet friendly. Fred's uses the best meats, top sirloin steak, boneless skinless chicken breast, and mahi mahi. All sauces and salsas are made fresh daily at the restaurant using the freshest ingredients. Pro tip: If you print off the flyer listed in the photos section of this page and bring it in, your pup eats free! See Details
Baja Betty's Located on University in the hip and vibrant neighborhood of Hillcrest, Baja Betty's offers delicious Mexican and southwest cuisine, and dog-friendly outdoor seating. Menu features quesadillas, burrito bowls, fajitas, carnitas, carne asada, combo plates, and an extensive selection of margaritas, tequila, and signature cocktails to wash down all the delicious goodness. See Details
The Regal Beagle The Regal Beagle is dog friendly and serves great local brews with a constantly rotating selection of craft beers. Dogs are welcome to join their owners at front outdoor tables. See Details
Lazy Dog Restaurant & Bar Lazy Dog Restaurant & Bar is dog friendly! With locations across California, Texas, and Nevada, Lazy Dog Cafe is a dog-themed eatery with cozy surroundings, dog-friendly outdoor seating, and an eclectic menu of hearty American eats. Lazy Dog Cafe will give your dog a bowl of water and even offers a dog menu that includes a choice of a grilled hamburger patty or a grilled chicken breast served with brown rice! See Details
The Prado at Balboa Park The Prado at Balboa Park welcomes dogs on front patio where patrons can order from a limited bar menu. Opens at 11:30am Monday thru Friday and 11am on weekends. See Details
Station Tavern & Burgers Station Tavern & Burgers serves up a classic menu in a laid-back atmosphere with seating available for dogs. See Details