Dog Friendly Restaurants in Covington, KY

There are 14 pet friendly restaurants in Covington 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 Covington. Bone appetit!

Pet Friendly Cock & Bull
Cock & Bull This British themed pub offers burgers, sandwiches, wraps, and tacos. Outside seating is dog friendly. See Details
Pet Friendly Keystone Bar & Grill
Keystone Bar & Grill Bring your pooch to our patio! We have take-home water bowls for dogs and occasionally host doggie brunches. See Details
Molly Malone's Irish Pub & Restaurant Menu features Emerald Isle favorites such as Irish spring rolls, lamb stew, shepherd's pie, and corned beef & cabbage. See Details
The Gruff The Gruff is a quirky bar and eatery that serves up a variety of dishes. Choose from menu options including small plates, soups, salads, deli sandwiches, pizza, hot sandwiches, burgers, and more. Bring Fido along and snag a seat at one of their many pet-friendly outdoor tables to enjoy your meal. Start off with a Moscow Mule (Stoli vodka, ginger beer, lime juice) and an order of the Cheese and House Pickled Veggie Plate, consisting of a variety of specialty and local cheeses, and housemade pickled veggies, served with a baguette. Next, chow down on the Smoked Brisket Pizza topped with olive oil, smoked brisket, pickled jalapenos, red onion, smoked cheddar, and drizzled with cilantro sauce and smoky BBQ sauce. Or go for the Fried Chicken Sandwich topped with spicy pickled slaw and a black pepper aioli, served with your choice of side (fries, pickle fries, fresh fruit, kettle chips, and more.) The Gruff is open Monday through Thursday from 11am to 10pm, Friday from 11am to 11pm, Saturday from 10am to 11pm, and Sunday from 11am to 4pm. See Details
Blinkers Tavern A trendy steakhouse located three blocks from the Ohio River. Voted “Best Steak of NKY” 2013, 2014, 2015 & 2016. Blinkers features a large menu with delicious hand cut steaks, fresh seafood, burgers and pastas. Outdoor dining consists of two patios. Dogs are welcome. See Details
Agave & Rye Agave & Rye, located in Covington, KY, is a trendy taqueria, tequila bar, and Mexican restaurant 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. Agave & Rye is open Sunday through Monday from 11am to 10pm, Tuesday through Thursday from 11am to 12am, and Friday through Saturday from 11am to 1am. See Details
Goodfellas Mainstrasse Goodfellas Mainstrasse is a casual eatery that serves up a small but delicious menu of pizzas, subs, and salads. Bring Fido along for the day and snag a seat at one of their four pet-friendly outdoor tables to enjoy your meal. Try the Boss Pie, topped with chicken, tomatoes, red onions, bacon, and drizzled ranch. Or go for the Dean Martin Sub with peppery seasoned chicken, artichokes, fresh mushrooms, and a creamy alfredo sauce. See Details
Piper's Cafe Piper's Cafe is a casual eatery that offers a menu featuring delicious American fare with an International twist. Choose from options like breakfast wraps, biscuits, pancakes, oatmeal, artisan cheeses, breads, burgers, wraps, sandwiches, hotdogs, chili, soups, salads, and more. Fido is welcome to join you at one of their six pet-friendly outdoor tables while you enjoy your meal. Try the Grilled Cheddar and Tomato Sandwich with select artisan cheddar, and a slice of tomato atop toasted sourdough bread. Or go for the Covington Style Dog - an all-beef dog topped with spicy housemade mustard, banana peppers, tomato, onion, and sweet relish. Piper's Cafe is open Monday through Thursday from 8am to 9pm, Friday from 8am to 10pm, and Saturday through Sunday from 10am to 10pm. See Details
Riverfront Pizza Riverfront Pizza is a casual Italian eatery that serves up a variety of delicious dishes. Choose from menu options including salads, pizza, chicken, pasta, burgers, hoagies, and more. Fido is welcome to join you at one of their pet-friendly outdoor picnic tables while you enjoy your meal. Try the Ranch Pizza topped with ranch sauce, onions, green peppers, bacon, tomatoes, and mozzarella cheese. Or go for the classic Spaghetti and Meatballs served with a side of garlic bread. Riverfront Pizza is open Monday through Saturday from 11am to 12am, and Sunday from 12pm to 10pm. See Details
Dee Felice Cafe Dee Felice Cafe is a casual eatery that serves up American fare with a Cajun twist. Choose from menu options including appetizers, soups, salads, burgers, sandwiches, seafood, pasta, chicken, steak, and more. Fido is welcome to join you at one of their eight pet-friendly outdoor tables (only available on warm days) while you enjoy your meal. Start off with an order of the Deep Fried Oysters, floured and seasoned, and served on a bed of spicy sour cream and yogurt sauce, with roasted peppers. Next, chow down on the Chicken Martinelli - sauteed Amish chicken breast and deep fried oysters in a sparkling Martinelli apple cider with herb butter and garlic. Dee Felice Cafe is open Monday from 4pm to 10pm, Tuesday from 4pm to 9pm, Wednesday through Thursday from 4pm to 10pm, Friday through Saturday from 4pm to 11pm, and Sunday from 4pm to 9pm. See Details
Bouquet Restaurant and Wine Bar Bouquet Restaurant and Wine Bar is the perfect retreat for those looking for tasty drinks and delicious eats. Choose from menu options like small plates, soups, salads, chicken, burgers, steak, seafood, pasta, and more. Fido is more than welcome to join you at one of their pet-friendly outdoor tables while you enjoy the experience. Start off with a robust glass of red wine and an order of the Flatbread topped with country ham, roasted mushrooms, a cured egg, dressed greens, and mornay sauce. Next, chow down on the Black Hawk Burger consisting of a Kentucky grass-fed beef patty topped with housemade pickles, braised cabbage, melted onion, sauerkraut, pimiento cheese, and truffled potatoes atop a Sixteen Bricks brioche bun. Bouquet Restaurant and Wine Bar is open Monday through Saturday from 4:30pm to 10pm. See Details
Crafts & Vines Crafts & Vines in Covington, KY, is a dog friendly wine bar and bottle shop. Fido is welcome to join you at an outdoor, covered table. They serve wine, local craft beer, craft cocktails, and signature bites such as cheese, charcuterie, and desserts. See Details
Mexican Restaurante y Taqueria El Valle Verde Mexican Restaurante y Taqueria El Valle Verde is a dog friendly Mexican restaurant where Fido is welcome to join you at an outdoor table. See Details
House of Orange Sports Bar and Grill House of Orange Sports Bar and Grill is a dog friendly, family owned eatery where Fido is welcome to join you at a table in their outdoor seating area. All food used on the HOO menu is locally sourced from Holland Farms in Kentucky. Enjoy pub favorites like wings, burgers, pretzel bits, tots, and more. Weekend brunch also available. See Details
50 West Brewing Co. A local brewery offering a wide variety of delicious craft beers. Well-behaved dogs are welcome on the patio. See Details
Keystone Hyde Park Keystone serves burgers, sandwiches, quesadillas, fish tacos, and nine kinds of music-themed mac and cheese, plus an extensive selection of craft beer on tap and bottled beer. The spacious outdoor patio is dog friendly. See Details
Hang Over Easy Hang Over Easy serves breakfast all day, but also offers a wide selection of burgers, sandwiches, and craft beer. Outdoor seating area is dog friendly when the patio is open. Call ahead before arriving to ensure seating i available. Hang Over Easy is open from 7am to 4pm Monday through Friday and 8am to 4pm on weekends. See Details
Lucky Dog Grille Lucky Dog Grille is a pet-friendly place to find craft beers and award-winning dishes. Visitors to Lucky Dog with their dog in tow can sit at one of its eight outdoor tables to enjoy a meal. The Grille's menu includes appetizers, wings, salads, mac and cheese dishes, steak burgers, Philly sandwiches, wraps, soups, chili, and entrees such as Classic Fish and Chips, Smoked Sausage Links, and a Soft Taco Plate. Lucky Dog Grille is open Monday through Thursday from 11am to 11pm, Friday and Saturday from 11am to 12am and Sunday from 11am to 10pm. See Details
R.P. McMurphy's Pub Dogs are welcome to join you on the patio at R.P. McMurphy's Pub. Featuring 14 beers on tap, happy hours on Monday through Saturday, NFL Sunday Ticket, and live music on Friday and Saturday nights. 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
Paxton's Grill Diverse menu includes salads, sandwiches, burgers, wraps, and much, much more. Outdoor umbrella tables welcome dogs. 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
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
Hooters Ladies loves the doggies. Dogs allowed on patio only. Server will bring water bowl for dog. Patio, in summer, is 3 bars in 1 (Hooters, JB Fins, & Beer Sellar). See Details