Dog Friendly Restaurants in Columbus, OH

There are 123 pet friendly restaurants in Columbus 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 Columbus. Bone appetit!

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
Pet Friendly Bodega
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
Brown Bag Deli Located in Historic German Village. Brown Bag Deli makes lunchtime easy, offering tasty deli classics and outdoor seating that welcomes dogs. The signature sandwich menu features a variety of choices that all pair perfectly with the daily selection of homemade soups, savory salads, and delectable desserts. Open Monday thru Saturday 9am to 8pm, 11am to 8pm on Sunday. 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
Panera Bread The dog-friendly Panera Bread's eclectic deli/bakery menu includes soups, salads, hot and cold sandwiches, and pastries and cookies for dessert. Great place for a light lunch or dinner. Outdoor seating area welcomes dogs. See Details
The Crest With influence spanning the globe, we still try and offer a thoughtful and diverse menu without compromising the ideals that are dear to us. Utilizing locally sourced ingredients challenges us to create and execute our recipes in house every day. Local sourcing not only provides high quality heirlooms with fresh and unique tastes but also stimulates our local economy and builds long lasting relationships. By centralizing our spending habits, we’re trying to achieve sustainability through reciprocity. See Details
Oddfellows Liquor Bar This classy dive bar shares a large patio with the original Mikey's Late Night Slice. Dogs are always welcome, especially for the weekly "Dog Eat Dog Mondays" where owners are encouraged to join the dog patio party with free hot dogs for all. *** Call ahead to find out about any temporary restrictions due to COVID-19. *** 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
Rusty Bucket Restaurant & Tavern Rusty Bucket Restaurant & Tavern, located in Columbus, 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 three 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
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
The Little Bar College type bar offers daily drink specials and plenty of TVs to take in a sporting event. Dogs are welcome at outdoor tables. See Details
Jeni's Splendid Ice Cream This ice cream parlor on Spruce Street is home to pet-friendly tables, so Fido can join you for one of the uniquely smooth, buttercream-bodied, bright-flavored ice creams on offer at Jeni's Splendid Ice Cream. One of the most popular frozen treats on the menu is the Sweet Potato with Torched Marshmallows. Every batch starts with roasted sweet potatoes scented with nutmeg and Vietnamese cinnamon combined with blowtorched homemade marshmallows. The other products on the menu include frozen yogurts, sorbets, ice cream sandwiches, and sauces. 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
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
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
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
Bakersfield Bakersfield, located in Columbus, OH, is a trendy Mexican restaurant that serves up a variety of delectable eats. Choose from menu options including appetizers, salads, tortas, tostadas, tacos, and more. Fido is welcome to join you at one of their five pet-friendly outdoor tables while you enjoy your meal. Start off with a Spicy Margarita (El Jimador Blanco, Triple Sec, agave nectar, fresh lemon/lime, fresh Fresno/jalapeno) and an order of the Chips and Guacamole. Next, chow down on the Cochinita Pibil Taco with achiote-braised pork, black beans, pickled red onion, habanero hot sauce, cilantro, and queso fresco. Or go for the Milanesa Torta with chicken cutlet, black beans, salsa verde, arugula, and avocado-lemon mayo on a Telera roll. Bakersfield is open Monday through Thursday from 11am to 12am, Friday through Saturday from 11am to 2am, and Sunday from 11am to 10pm. See Details
Mikey's Late Night Slice The Short North location of the popular chain of pizza joints and mobile trucks shares an amazing fenced-in patio with Oddfellows Liquor Bar. There's plenty of seating for humans to eat pizza and enjoy some beverages from next door, as well as some hot by-the-slice pizza from the award-winning kitchen. See Details
Bibibop Asian Grill Bibibop Asian Grill is a dog-friendly healthy fast-casual restaurant serving Korean-inspired cuisine to Columbus locals and tourists alike. The Grill offers four outdoor tables to dog owners wanting to dig into a meal alongside Fido. Bibibop's menu includes customizable bowls, rolls, and noodles. Guests can choose from purple rice, white rice, salad, a roll or noodles and then pile them with hot toppings such as black beans or potatoes, proteins, cold toppings, and sauces such as Cucumber Wasabi, Sesame Ginger, Korean Red, Yum Yum, and Teriyaki. Sides such as kimchi, pineapple, and edamame are also available. 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
Red Door Tavern Established in 1964, the Red Door Tavern 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. The Red Door Tavern is open Monday through Saturday from 11am to 1am and Sunday from 11am to 11pm. See Details
Ted's Montana Grill Ted's Montana Grill offers a dining experience that reflects the spirit of the bison, a symbol of the American spirit and the Great Plains. This location on Worth Avenue in Columbus provides dog-friendly seating with a few outside. On the menu, you will find creative sandwiches and burgers along with more formal, classic entrees. The gourmet burgers feature bison or beef patties in signature selections like the Kitchen Sink or the Delicious Duo which includes both beef and bison. Vegetarians can enjoy the House-Made Veggie Burger, too! Mains include plates like the bison meatloaf, bison pot roast, or even bison shot ribs. Don't miss out on the extensive beverage selection with wine, cocktails, and beer. 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
Noodles & Company Noodles & Company on N High Street has six pet-friendly tables where you are welcome to dine with your dog. Noodles & Company has noodle and pasta dishes with an international flare. You can get Asian dishes like Japanese Pan Noodles, Italian bowls including Spaghetti and Meatballs, and comfort food meals like Wisconsin Mac and Cheese. Most of the entrees can be made gluten-free. Salads, soups, and shareable items including Korean BBQ Meatballs, Potstickers, and Cheesy Garlic Bread. Check out the rotating specials and you might find Buffalo Mac and Cheese and Pasta Fresca. Bringing the kids with your too? No problem. Noodles & Company has kids meals. Please note that table service isn't available, so your dog will need to be tied up while you go inside to order. 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
Skully's Music-Diner Skully's Music-Diner, located in Columbus, OH, is a casual joint that serves up delicious diner-style fare. Choose from menu options including appetizers, soups, salads, sandwiches, wraps, burgers, seafood, pizza, and more. Fido is welcome to join you at one of their ten pet-friendly outdoor tables while you enjoy your meal and some live music. Start off with a cold beer and an order of the Nachos Grande - house-made tortilla chips topped with melted cheddar jack cheese, tomatoes, olives, jalapenos, sour cream, and homemade salsa. Next, chow down on the Firebird Sandwich with smoked turkey, pepper bacon, hot pepper jack cheese, lettuce, tomato, onion, and aioli on white bread. Or go for the Classic Gyro with sliced lamb, feta, lettuce, tomato, onion, and house-made tzatziki sauce on warm pita bread. Skully's Music-Diner is open Monday through Friday from 11am to 2:30am, Saturday from 12pm to 2:30am, and Sunday from 1pm to 2:30am. See Details