Dog Friendly Restaurants in Cincinnati, OH

There are 131 pet friendly restaurants in Cincinnati 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 Cincinnati. Bone appetit!

Pet Friendly MadTree Brewing and Catch-A-Fire Café
MadTree Brewing and Catch-A-Fire Café MadTree Brewing and Catch-A-Fire Café in Cincinnati, OH, is a dog-friendly craft brewery where Fido is welcome to join you at a table on the outdoor patio. MadTree is known for focusing more on great tasting beers rather than following traditional brewing style guidelines. Catch-A-Fire Café on-site that offers a wide variety of appetizers, salads, pizzas, and desserts, including vegetarian items and gluten-free dough. See Details
Pet Friendly The Root Beer Stand
The Root Beer Stand Known as a landmark and a local favorite in Cincinnati, OH, The Root Beer Stand is a dog-friendly spot that's been serving famous footlong cheese coneys and mugs of root beer made on-site since 1957. Visitors to The Stand can head to one of its three outdoor picnic tables to relax alongside Fido and dig into a Chattanooga Cheeseburger piled high with American cheese, smokey pulled pork, and shredded cheddar cheese. The Root Beer Stand's menu includes root beer floats, ice cream, footlong hot dogs, The Timmy Dog, burgers, sandwiches such as its Chili Cheese Sandwich, deli sandwiches, and The Big E Sandwich, popcorn, chips, and more. See Details
Laszlo's Iron Skillet Restaurant Serving East European Fare made from scratch, in-house, Laszlo's Iron Skillet is a dog-friendly spot to enjoy "authentic, unique, and fresh," cooking in Cincinnati. The restaurant offers nine outdoor picnic tables in its beer garden to dog owners wanting to dig into a plate of Seasoned Pork Cracklings served with smoked paprika ranch dip alongside their furry friend. Laszlo's menu is made up of starters such as House Made Pretzel and Bier Cheese, and Stuffed Mushroom Caps, soups, salads, sandwiches, an array of schnitzels, European plates, and favorites such as Sauerkraut and Kielbasa, Skillet Meat Loaf, Creamy Chicken Alfredo, and Iron Skillet Sauteed Chicken Livers. Laszlo's Iron Skillet is open Tuesday through Thursday from 3pm to 9pm, Friday and Saturday from 3pm to 10pm and Sunday from 3pm to 9pm. Lunch is served Thursday and Friday from 11am to 2pm. See Details
Ruth's Parkside Cafe Ruth's Parkside Cafe in Cincinnati, OH strives to provide an eclectic and healthful dining experience for appetites of all kinds. You can bring Fido as their outdoor section provides pet-friendly seating for over twenty-five guests. The staff will even provide water bowls for your pup. Menu items include sandwiches, bagels, and entrees with lots of customizable protein options. Mains include options like Orange Szechuan Stir-Fry, Linguine Ratatouille, and Creole Catfish. With meatless items, you can choose to add proteins like tofu, tempeh, chicken, or chorizo. There is even a separate menu of gluten-free and vegan items. See Details
Coffee Emporium Great coffee and snacks, and lovely outdoor patio to relax and read a book with your dog! Please note table service is not available, so Fido will have to remain outside while you order. See Details
Eli's BBQ Eli's BBQ is a dog-friendly spot to enjoy smoked meats in Cincinnati. Visitors to Eli's can bring Fido and head to one of its thirty outdoor tables to dig in. As dogs are not allowed in the restaurant, Eli's recommends having someone along to watch the dog as you go in to place your order. The barbeque joint's menu is comprised of sandwiches, hot dogs, hickory smoked ribs, and sides such as Creamy Southern Cole Slaw, Macaroni and Cheese, Jalapeno Cheddar Grits, and Baked Beans. Eli's BBQ is open seven days a week from 11am to 9pm. See Details
Taste of Belgium You can eat and drink like a true Belgian at Taste of Belgium. This location on Race Street in Cincinnati offer dog-friendly seating with a lot of outdoor tables. The menu highlights the adaptable waffle with sweet and savory dishes for any time of the day. You can stop by for breakfast with plates like The Biscuit Waffles or the Waffogato complete with espresso. There are also traditional plates like crepes, galettes, and eggs. Lunch and dinner options feature even more house creations like the Waffle and Chicken, Burger and Frites, and the Southwestern Waffle. You can snack on tasty bites like beer cheese and pretzels while sampling their large selection of brews. Don't forget about brunch on the weekends! 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
Mazunte You and Fido will find eight pet-friendly tables at Mazunte in Cincinnati, OH. The chefs at this popular restaurant dish up plenty of recognizable Mexican and Southwestern plates. Along with tacos, soups, and sides, they offer a number of specialties, including chile relleno. As an added bonus, they offer chips and salsa from the self-service bar with a variety of different flavor combinations. See Details
The Growler House The Growler House, located in Cincinnati, OH, is a casual bar that serves up a variety of delicious brews. They serve local Hoff's soft pretzels or Fireside Pizza can deliver directly to the bar. Fido is welcome to join you at one of their pet-friendly outdoor tables while you enjoy your evening. See Details
RJ Cinema Distillery & Taproom RJ Cinema Distillery & Taproom is a dog-friendly restaurant and distillery located in Cincinnati, OH. Leashed dogs are welcome to join you on the outside patio. They offer bar bites, craft cocktails and Sunday brunch. You can chow down on a Brisket Cheese Melt or order a plate of wings to share with your friends. See Details
Arlin's Bar & Restaurant Arlin's offers 20 different beers on tap and a menu of traditional bar fare. Watch your favorite sports on one of the many TVs or relax on the spacious dog-friendly patio. See Details
Fries Cafe Fries Cafe offers a wide selection of craft beer as well as popular domestics, well drinks, and specialty cocktails. Dogs are welcome in the spacious outdoor seating area. See Details
Jefferson Social Jefferson Social is a pet-friendly neighborhood bar and restaurant serving street tacos, wings, sandwiches, burrito bowls, and craft beer. They don't have a dog menu, but you can order unseasoned chicken breast for Fido. Outdoor seating is dog friendly and drinks can even be taken to go for a walk in their DORA District. See Details
Mt. Carmel Brewing Company Mt. Carmel Brewing Company, located in Cincinnati, OH, is a casual brewpub 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. The scratch kitchen uses fresh ingredients for their pizza, burgers, sandwiches, appetizers and weekly specials. See Details
Bad Tom Smith Brewing Bad Tom Smith Brewing is a dog-friendly brewery and taproom with a cozy vibe in Cincinnati, OH. The speak-easy bar holds 18 taps including a full lineup of Bad Tom Smith’s beers, collaborations with local breweries, and single batch brews from the Ohio City Brew team. Quality bourbons, cocktails, wine and other spirits are also poured with our own Bad Tom Smith Breathitt County Straight Bourbon. The food menu includes pizza, a classic Bavarian Pretzel, wings, salads, and appetizers. Fido is welcome to join you on their outdoor patio. See Details
A Tavola Bar + Trattoria The eclectic menu includes sliders, meatballs, bruschette, and signature pizza. Dogs are welcome at outdoor patios. See Details
The Hi-Mark The Hi-Mark in Cincinnati, OH is a dog-friendly road house where Fido is welcome to join you at an outdoor, umbrella shaded table. Enjoy food choices like hot wings, sandwiches, burgers, fried chicken, nacho fries, salads, chili, and more. See Details
Nation Kitchen and Bar Nation Kitchen and Bar is a pet-friendly place to enjoy a burger and a beer for Cincinnati, OH locals and tourists alike. Diners with a hankering for a Whiskey Bacon Burger can head to one of the Kitchen and Bar's ten outdoor tables to enjoy alongside their pup. Nation's menu includes burgers, potatoes, sandwiches, salads, wraps, bottomless brunch items, cocktails, wines, beers, ciders, and seasonal drinks. Nation Kitchen regulars recommend ordering the Breakfast Tots coated in cheddar cheese, sausage gravy, and a fried egg. See Details
Big Ash Brewing Big Ash Brewing is a pour-your-own brewery in Cincinnati, OH with a 28 tap system offering craft beer, wine, and hard seltzer. In addition to drinks, Big Ash serves up custom pizza, salads, and apps. Dogs are welcome to join you on their covered patio, which is open year-round. See Details
Anderson Township Pub Anderson Township Pub is a dog-friendly restaurant in Cincinnati, OH, where Fido can join you at an outdoor table. The menu has appetizers like fried mushrooms, chicken tenders, nacho potato skins and more. Soups, salads and other sides including pub fries or tots, onion rings, macaroni and cheese and coleslaw can be added to any entree. A great selection of burgers and other sandwiches including the tuna melt, roast beef, and Reuben round a robust menu. See Details
Rusty Bucket Restaurant & Tavern Rusty Bucket Restaurant & Tavern, located in Cincinnati, is a casual bar and eatery that serves up a variety of American-style pub grub. Choose from menu options including starters, soups, salads, sandwiches, wraps, tacos, pasta, seafood, barbecue, chicken, steak, pizza, 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 cold beer and an order of the Bucket O' Shrimp - a half-pound of peel and eat shrimp in spicy Old Bay seasoning, served chilled with fresh lemon. Next, chow down on the Green Chili Burger topped with housemade beer cheese, and serrano-jalapeno relish. Or go for the Asian Tuna Wrap with soy-marinated yellowfin tuna, seared rare, wasabi mayo, sticky rice, and a marinated Asian veggie medley with ponzu, served with tomato-cucumber salad. See Details
Mac's Pizza Pub Mac's Pizza Pub is a dog-friendly sports bar and restaurant in Cincinnati, OH, offering a diverse menu of American pizzeria fare, including vegan-friendly entrees and more than 100 types of beer. Fido is welcome to join you at an outdoor table on the patio. Their menu ranges from calzones to gluten-free pizza to old-fashioned American burgers cooked to order. See Details
Nation Westwood Nation Westwood is housed in an old firehouse in Cincinnati, OH. Sip on a beer or craft cocktail as you enjoy the ambiance of the pet-friendly outdoor patio complete with a large fire pit. The eatery is known for its inventive burgers and selection of potatoes served up as tater tots, sweet tots, hand-cut fries, or Saratoga chips. See Details
HighGrain Brewery & Kitchen HighGrain Brewing Co. is a pet-friendly brewery and restaurant in Cincinnati, OH. They offer house-brewed craft beer along with a kitchen menu with a variety of appetizers, salads, sandwiches, burgers and more. Fido can join you outside on the quaint lawn, with umbrella-covered picnic tables and lots of green space. See Details