Dog Friendly Restaurants in Covington, LA

There are 29 pet friendly restaurants in Covington 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 Covington. Bone appetit!

Pet Friendly The Chimes
The Chimes The Chimes is a dog-friendly restaurant in Covington, LA, where Fido can join you at a covered table on the patio. Varied menu includes an oyster bar, grilled pork chops, seafood lasagna, and shrimp po'boys. See Details
Pet Friendly Ristorante del Porto
Ristorante del Porto Ristorante del Porto is a quaint Italian restaurant open Tues-Sat, serving hearty dishes such as parmesan risotto, ricotta and sweet corn ravioli, and braised beef short ribs. Call ahead to make sure dog-friendly outdoor seating is available. See Details
Don’s Seafood Branding itself as a Louisiana tradition, Don’s Seafood in Covington is a dog-friendly restaurant serving seafood, steaks, and authentic family Cajun cuisine to Covington locals and tourists alike. Visitors to Don'S can head to one of its five outdoor tables to dig into a bowl of gumbo alongside Fido. The seafood restaurant's menu is comprised of appetizers such as Charbroiled Oysters and Hush Puppies, sandwiches, gumbos, salads, oven and grilled entrees, including, Cajun Ravioli, Ribeye, Stuffed Catfish, and Blackened Shrimp Pasta, and specialties, such as Shrimp and Grits, Crawfish Etouffee, and Half Catfish and Half Red Beans. Diners with room for dessert can indulge in a glass of wine and a slice of Turtle Cheesecake or Cobbler a la Mode. See Details
Cafe Du Monde A traditional coffee shop, Cafe Du Monde is a dog-friendly spot to enjoy coffee Au Lait and beignets - French-style doughnuts, lavishly covered with powdered sugar,' in Covington. Cafe Du Monde offers five outdoor tables to dog owners wanting to sip alongside their pooch. The Cafe's menu consists of dark roasted coffee and chicory, white and chocolate milk, fresh squeezed orange juice, and beignets. Please note that table service isn't available, so Fido needs to wait outside when you go in to order. See Details
Columbia Street Seafood Choose from sandwiches, wings, and seafood platters. Outdoor tables are dog friendly. See Details
Garcia's Famous Mexican Food Garcia's Famous Mexican Food is a locally-owned restaurant where you'll find Tex-Mex, traditional Mexican meals, and eight dog-friendly tables. Their menu incorporates seafood, grilled dishes, quesadillas, sandwiches, and classic options like tacos, fajitas, and enchiladas. Don't miss out on their drink menu which includes wine, beer, daiquiries, margaritas, and signature cocktails. Garcia's is open Monday through Satuday from 11am to until close with later hours on Friday and Saturday. See Details
Glory Bound Gyro Co Glory Bound Gyro Co, located in Covington, is a casual eatery that serves up a variety of tasty Mediterranean-style cuisine. Choose from menu options including hummus, appetizers, gyros, soups, salads, steak, chicken, and more. Fido is welcome to join you at one of their nine pet-friendly outdoor tables while you enjoy your meal. Start off with an order of the Glory Bound Nachos - pita chips topped with your choice of feta, pepper jack, or mozzarella, onions, peppers, lettuce, tomatoes, jalapenos, seasoned hamburger meat, and homemade tzatziki sauce. Next, chow down on the Pesto Pepperjack Gyro with rotisserie seared beef and lamb, lettuce, onions, pepper jack cheese, spinach pesto hummus, and ranch dressing. See Details
Coffee Rani Coffee Rani is best known for it's salads and desserts, and also offers tasty sandwiches. The outdoor seating is pet-friendly. See Details
Oxlot 9 Simple, sophisticated, and Southern, Oxlot 9 offers an upscale dining experience on the first floor of the Southern Hotel in Covington. There are four tables along the sidewalk where you can find pet-friendly seating. Their menu is updated weekly with small plates like oysters, bone marrow, and crispy brussels sprouts. The larger entrees include dishes like their pan fried stuffed rabbit or the steamed mussels. Sunday brunch is served from 10am to 2pm with several decadent dishes to start your week off right. Oxlot 9 is open Tuesday through Saturday from 5pm to 10pm and reservations are highly recommended. See Details
Toad Hollow Cafe Toad Hollow Cafe is a cozy spot that serves healthful dishes with lots of organic ingredients. Many of their offerings are vegan or vegetarian, but there's plenty to find on the menu for seafood and meat lovers, too. They offer three dog-friendly tables so Fido can join you for a homemade, seasonal dish like their Ahi tuna and greens or meatloaf. Toad Hollow Cafe hosts live music regularly, and they provide an interesting array of signature cocktails. They are open Tuesday through Friday for lunch from 11:00am to 2:00pm and Saturday from 9:00am to 2:00pm. Dinner is served Friday from 4:30pm to 8:30pm and Saturday from 5:00pm to 8:30pm. They are open Sunday from 9:00am to 1:00pm. See Details
Rob's Rockin Dogs Rob's Rockin Dogs offers tried and true American eats in a casual setting with dog-friendly outdoor seating. Enjoy gourmet all beef franks like the Tex-Mex, Chicago Blues, and Country & Western, as well as sausage sandwiches, brats, Buffalo chicken tenders, red beans and rice, and chili cheese fried. Opens at 11am Monday through Saturday; closed Sundays. See Details
Popcorn Bistro Popcorn Bistro, located in Covington, is a specialty snack shop that serves up popcorn in a variety of tasty flavors. Choose from options including Bacon-Cheddar, Beignet, Boiled Crawfish, Dill Pickle, Loaded Baked Potato, Bananas Foster, Red Hot Cinnamon, Wedding Cake, White Truffle Oil, and more! Fido is welcome to join you at one of their two pet-friendly outdoor tables while you enjoy your day. 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
Forks and Corks Located in the heart of Terrabella Village, Forks and Corks serves progressive Southern cuisine prepared with locally sourced ingredients. Popular menu choices include Gulf shrimp remoulade, fire cracker oysters, country fried steak, crawfish etouffee, and blackened redfish, as well as barrel-aged cocktails, new world wines, and local craft beers. Outdoor seating area welcomes dogs. See Details
St. John's Coffee House St. John's Coffee House offers cafe fare that runs the gamut from coffee, espresso, and tea to sandwiches, bagels, and salads. You can grab it and go, or sit for spell with Fido at one of their dog-friendly chairs outside. St. John's Coffee House is open Monday through Thursday from 7am to 8pm, Friday from 7am to 9pm, Saturday from 8am to 9pm, and Sunday from 8am to 6pm. See Details
Johnny's Pizza House Johnny's Pizza House on Lake Drive is pet-friendly. They offer three tables outside for dogs and their owners. The first store in this franchise opened up its doors over fifty years ago and the company is now owned and ran by the employees who work there. You could say they now literally own a slice of the pie. In addition to offering great perks for their employees and plenty of pies, the menu also includes a number of flips. These interesting Italian imaginings look like a calzone, taste like a calzone, but aren't quite a calzone. They are stuffed with buffalo chicken, cheese, pepperoni, vegetables, and a number of other fillings, and glazed with garlic butter. 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
La Carreta With a festive, colorful atmosphere, eating at La Carreta will have you feeling like you're at your very own fiesta with Fido. This location in Covington offers over twenty dog-friendly tables outside so there are plenty of places to eat with your pup. The menu includes familiar favorites and signature lunches like their El Mariachi plate. Happy hour runs daily from 3:00pm to 6:00pm with special pricing on draft beers and margaritas. La Carreta is open Sunday from 11:00am to 9:00pm, Monday through Thursday from 11:00am to 10:00pm, and Friday through Saturday from 11:00am to 10:30pm. See Details
Lee's Hamburgers Lee's Hamburgers in Covington offers a few pet-friendly chairs outside where you and your dog can enjoy a mouth-watering burger and American diner fare. Along with traditional burgers, hot dogs, and po'boys, Lee's offers signature meals like their OWOO Chicken burger and their popular onion rings. Lee's also serves classic desserts like shakes, floats, and sundaes. Lee's Hamburgers is open Monday through Thursday from 10:30am to 8:00pm, Friday through Saturday from 10:30am to 8:00pm, and Sunday from 11:00am to 8:00pm. See Details
Sombreros Sombreros is a casual Mexican eatery with four dog-friendly tables. They serve a number of common Mexican dishes like burritos, chimichangas, tacos, and flautas. To drink, they offer beer, wine, margaritas, and frozen beverages with happy hour running Monday through Friday from 3:00pm to 6:00pm. The Covington location is open Monday through Thursday from 11:00am to 9:30pm, Friday through Saturday from 11:00am to 10:00pm, and Sunday from 11:00am to 8:30pm. See Details
Five Guys Five Guys, located in Covington, is a popular burger joint that serves up a variety of tasty eats. Choose from menu options including burgers, sandwiches, hot dogs, fries, milkshakes, and more. Fido is welcome to join you at one of their pet-friendly outdoor tables while you enjoy your meal. Try the Bacon Cheeseburger - two hand-formed patties grilled to perfection, two strips of bacon, and two slices of American cheese on a soft sesame seed bun, piled high with the toppings of your choice (mayo, lettuce, pickles, grilled onions and mushrooms, relish, jalapenos, hot sauce, and more!) Before you leave, snag one of their hand-spun Milkshakes with your favorite mix-ins (bananas, cherries, coffee, malted milk, Oreo cookies, Oreo cream, bacon, peanut butter, 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
Firehouse Subs Firehouse Subs, located in Covington, is a popular deli-style eatery that serves up a variety of tasty subs and salads. Fido is welcome to join you at one of their pet-friendly outdoor tables while you enjoy your meal. Try the Hook and Ladder Sub with smoked turkey, Virginia honey ham, and melted Monterey jack cheese. Order it Fully Involved to get mayo, deli mustard, lettuce, tomato, and onion! Or try the New York Steamer Sub with USDA corned beef brisket, pastrami, melted provolone, deli mustard, mayo, and Italian dressing. For something a bit lighter, try the Firehouse Salad with romaine, tomato, bell pepper, cucumber, mozzarella, pepperoncini peppers, and dressing, with your choice of smoked turkey, grilled chicken, or Virginia honey ham. 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
Smoke BBQ Smoke BBQ offers a simple menu packed with flavor. Sit down with Fido at one of their five dog-friendly tables and you can share some pork, chicken, brisket, or sausage. They have unique snacks like their crispy pork skins and larger plates like the Smoked St. Louis Ribs or The Sauir pulled pork po'boy. Smoke BBQ is open Monday through Saturday from 11am to 8pm. See Details
Zoes Kitchen Zoes Kitchen, located in Covington, is a casual eatery that serves up delicious Mediterranean cuisine prepared with fresh ingredients. Choose from menu options including starters, soups, salads, sandwiches, pitas, kabobs, rice bowls, chicken, veggies, steak, and more. Fido is welcome to join you at one of their twelve pet-friendly outdoor tables while you enjoy your meal. Start off with an order of the Mediterranean Lamb Kafta - three lamb and beef meatballs served over house-made tzatziki and cucumbers, topped with Moroccan harissa and fresh dill. Next, chow down on the Steak Stack Sandwich with sliced steak, portobello mushrooms, mozzarella, caramelized onions, feta spread, tomato, and rosemary oil on sourdough bread. Or go for the Power Grain Bowl with lentils, quinoa, farro, rice, house-made tzatziki, Moroccan harissa, Mediterranean relish, cucumbers, and fresh dill. 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
Panera Bread Panera Bread on LA-21has nine pet-friendly outdoor tables, so you can bring your dog along to dine. The popular national chain serves breakfast, lunch, dinner, and snacks. Stop by early for one of their freshly baked breakfast sandwiches, pastries, or Baked Egg Souffles. Panera Bread is known for their fresh, and clean eating salads, soups, and sandwiches like Bacon Turkey Bravo, Napa Almond Chicken Salad, and Steak and White Cheddar Panini. They have a full espresso and coffee bar where you can get signature drinks like the Hot Chocolate with Chocolate Chip Marshmallows, and Plum Ginger Hibiscus Tea. 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
Sonic Drive-In If your pup isn't always on his best behavior at traditional restaurants, share a burger with him from the comfort of your own car instead! See Details