Dog Friendly Restaurants in Columbus, OH

There are 134 pet friendly restaurants in Columbus 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 Columbus. Bone appetit!

Pet Friendly Hofbrauhaus Columbus
Hofbrauhaus Columbus Hofbrauhaus Columbus serves authentic Bavarian food, beer, and entertainment in Columbus, OH. Dogs are welcome on the large, Biergarten-style, pet-friendly patio, which has a sign welcoming them. Bowls of water are available. See Details
Pet Friendly Gresso's
Gresso's Gresso's is known for a lively atmosphere, classic bar and grill food, and a spacious dog-friendly patio. Delicious menu options include jumbo wings, chicken tenders, burgers, authentic Greek gyros, pizza, and steak and frites. Open 3pm to 2am during the week, and 11am to 2am on weekends. See Details
Northstar Cafe at Easton Town Center Northstar Cafe is a dog-friendly eatery in Columbus, OH. Fido is welcome to join you at a table on the patio. The cafe serves breakfast, brunch, lunch, and dinner using locally grown and organic ingredients. See Details
Mellow Mushroom The founders of Mellow Mushroom opened their first restaurant because they saw pizza baking as an art form and wanted to offer other people the chance to enjoy their art. Mellow Mushroom on Polaris Parkway is home to ten pet-friendly tables outside, so you can bring Fido with you to enjoy a specialty pie, calzone, hoagie, or salad. One of their most popular pies is the Holy Shiitake Pie, an olive oil and garlic base, shiitake, button, portobello mushrooms, caramelized onions, mozzarella, and Mont Amore, finished with a garlic aioli swirl and a spritz of black truffle oil. See Details
Tommy's Diner Tommy's Diner, located in Columbus, OH, is a casual joint that serves up a variety of American classics. Choose from menu options including omelettes, egg dishes, French toast, pancakes, soups, salads, sandwiches, burgers, gyros, steak, turkey, chicken, pork, and more. Fido is welcome to join you at one of their four pet-friendly outdoor tables while you enjoy your meal. Try the Big Breakfast with your choice of hotcakes or French toast, two eggs, your choice of bacon, sausage, or ham, and toast. Or stop in for lunch and try the Franklinton Burger - a half-pound Angus beef burger topped with sauteed mushrooms, bacon, Swiss, lettuce, tomato, BBQ sauce, and mayo on a pretzel bun. Tommy's Diner is open Monday through Saturday from 5:30am to 3pm, and Sunday from 7am to 2pm. See Details
16-Bit Bar+Arcade 16-Bit Bar+Arcade is a retro watering hole in Columbus, OH offering old-school cocktails and craft brews. Dogs are welcome on the pet-friendly patio. See Details
La Chatelaine A great place for fresh pastries, La Chatelaine also offers a delectable menu of authentic French cuisine. Leashed dogs are welcome at the outdoor tables. See Details
Oddfellows Liquor Bar Oddfellows Liquor Bar is a dog-friendly bar in Columbus, OH. Dogs are always welcome, especially for the weekly "Dog Eat Dog Mondays" in the summer where owners are encouraged to join the dog patio party with free hot dogs for all. Your leashed, friendly dog is welcome to join you inside or on the outdoor patio. See Details
The Roosevelt Coffeehouse The Roosevelt Coffeehouse, located in Columbus, OH, is the perfect place to stop if you're craving a hot cup of caffeine. Fido is welcome to join you at one of their three pet-friendly outdoor tables while you enjoy your morning. Try a Caramel Macchiato while munching on a bagel with butter and cream cheese. Or treat yourself to a delicious cake pop! The Roosevelt Coffeehouse is open Monday through Friday from 7am to 7pm, and Saturday through Sunday from 8am to 7pm. See Details
Gemut Biergarten The Gemut Biergarten is a neighborhood German-style brewery and restaurant in Columbus, OH. Their menu offers German food like kebapi, salads, flatbreads, and housemade sausages and scratch made mustard. Dogs are welcome in the year-round biergarten, and carbon filtered brewery water is available to thirsty pups. See Details
Roaming Goat Coffee Roaming Goat Coffee, located in Columbus, OH, is a casual, dog friendly coffeehouse where they source only the highest quality Arabica coffees from around the globe, roasted to perfection to accentuate the special nuances of each varietal. See Details
Short North Pint House The Short North Pint House is a pet-friendly beer garden in Columbus, OH. Located right in the heart of the arts district, Pint House features a 1,000 square courtyard, an upscale bar menu and an extensive beer selection. They also promote locally brewed beverages and highlight a different local product each week. See Details
Rita's Italian Ice Rita's Italian Ice on Granville Street has pet-friendly outdoor tables and a walk-up window, so you are welcome to bring your dog along. Rita's Italian Ice has dozens of flavors of Italian ices, cream ices, soft serve custard and more. You can choose from flavors like Swedish Fish, Pumpkin Pie, and Green Apple. Get your ice or cream turned into Mistos Shakes, Milkshakes, or Frozen Drinks. Try a Gelati, which is custard on top of an Italian ice, or the Blendini, which blends custard with your choice of toppings. See Details
Bodega Bodega offers an eclectic variety of food choices, specialty coffees, a full bar, and carry out. Leashed, well-- mannered dogs are allowed at outer tables. See Details
Arepazo Tapas Bar Grille This Latin American Restaurant in the heart of the Brewery District welcomes well-behaved, leashed pups on their spacious patio on High St. See Details
Red Door Tavern Established in 1964, the Red Door Tavern in Columbus, OH, is home to twelve pet-friendly tables outside. Their menu features appetizers, salads, soups, and burgers. The Red Door Egg Rolls are one of their signature dishes: six giant egg rolls filled with a creamy combination of corned beef, sauerkraut, and Swiss cheese, and served with house-made one-thousand-island-dressing. Alternatively, you could share a plate of the Albanian wings: ten crispy wings tossed in house-made tangy Albanian sauce. See Details
Hamptons on King Hamptons offers an extensive menu of classic American favorites, including loaded nachos, pepperoni pizza, Buffalo wings, burgers, grilled chicken sandwiches, and jumbo quesadillas. Dogs are welcome on the large patio. See Details
World of Beer World of Beer, located in Columbus, is a casual bar and eatery that serves up a variety of delicious tavern-style grub. Choose from menu options including starters, soups, salads, wings, tacos, flatbreads, sandwiches, burgers, seafood, steak, pork, sausage, and more. Fido is welcome to join you at one of their twelve pet-friendly outdoor tables while you enjoy a pint. Start off with a craft spirit and an order of the Tater Tot Poutine - crispy tater tots loaded with melted mozzarella, Amber Lager gravy, and fresh scallions. Next, chow down on the Chimay Burger - an Angus burger topped with Chimay Classique cheese, Belgian cheese, sauteed mushrooms, caramelized onions, and Chimay sauce on a brioche bun. Or go for the Shrimp Tacos - two lightly grilled tortillas filled with beer-battered shrimp, roasted tomato and corn salsa, shredded lettuce, avocado, cilantro, and queso fresco. See Details
Brekkie Shack Columbus's Brekkie Shack is a dog friendly eatery where Fido is welcome to join you at an outdoor table on the patio. This locally owned breakfast, lunch, brunch spot serves fresh plant-based dishes and local bacon, espresso drinks and drip coffee, in-house stevia lemonade, juices, craft cocktails and beers. Breakfast is served all day and lunch starts at 11 AM. Their menu includes items like classic and creative egg dishes, pancakes, house-made granola, tacos, sandwiches, salads and more. See Details
City Barbeque City Barbeque is a popular chain BBQ eatery, offering delicious smoked meats in a casual setting that welcomes dogs at outdoor tables. Choose from delicious beef brisket, pulled pork, sausage, turkey breast, and St. Louis style ribs. Open 10am to 10pm Monday thru Saturday and 11am to 9pm on Sunday. See Details
Mozart's Mozart's offers a unique European dining experience with a large, shady patio and lots of dog-friendly seating. The restaurant serves specialty bakery treats as well as a full menu with breakfast, lunch, and dinner. The bakery offers European tortes, cakes, pastries, and cookies. Favorites include options like the apricot Linzer, Austrian plunders, scones, biscotti, and seasonal specialties. The full restaurant menus cover afternoon tea, happy hour, and a special Sunday menu. You can find plates like beef stroganoff, German roast pork loin, or the Garden Vegetable Spatzle. Mozart's is also a piano bar that often hosts live entertainment. They are open Tuesday through Thursday from 9am to 9pm, Friday through Saturday from 9am to 10pm, and Sunday from 9am to 5pm. See Details
TownHall TownHall is a dog-friendly restaurant in Columbus, OH, where your leashed dog is welcome to join you at an outdoor bar-style or four top table. TownHall believes in food being medicine, and offers an extensive menu with an array of options for every dietary restriction: gluten-free, non-GMO, organic, vegan, keto, and many, many more. Be sure to order a treat for Fido off of their dog menu! See Details
Zaftig Brew Pub Italian Village Zaftig Brew Pub is a craft brewpub known for high-quality offerings of high gravity, full-bodied ales and great pub food! Dogs are welcome at pet-friendly outdoor tables. See Details
The Ohio Taproom The Ohio Taproom, located in Columbus, OH, is a trendy tavern-style joint that serves up a variety of delicious craft beverages. Fido is welcome to join you at this pet-friendly establishment (inside and out) while you enjoy your day. See Details