Dog Friendly Restaurants in Driftwood, TX

There are 4 pet friendly restaurants in Driftwood that welcome dogs at their outdoor tables, and 447 more nearby. 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 Driftwood. Bone appetit!

Pet Friendly Hays City Store
Hays City Store Once a gas station and corner store, Hays City Store is now a self-proclaimed, dog-friendly, "comfortable, classy, but unpretentious Hill Country gem of a restaurant." Hays City Store offers several tables outside to dog owners wanting to dig into a skillet fried chicken fried steak while Fido lounges underfoot. The City Store's menu includes appetizers such as Chili Cheese Fries, Wings, and a Chilled Salad Snack Board, sandwiches, soups, salads, brunch items, burgers, Frito Pie, hot dogs, pulled pork, grilled steaks, Shrimp and Crab Enchiladas, Fish Tacos, and much more. Beer, classic cocktails, wine, and margaritas are available to wash it all down. Regulars recommend ordering Fried Butterflied Gulf Shrimp, with Onion Rings. Hays City Store is open Monday through Wednesday from 11am to 9pm, Thursday through Saturday from 11am to 10pm and Sunday from 9am to 9pm. See Details
Pet Friendly Wimberley Valley Winery
Wimberley Valley Winery Located just outside of Wimberley in the beautiful Texas Hill Country, Wimberley Valley Winery has been producing fine varietals, fruit wines, and seasonal holiday wines since 1983. Come visit our tasting room and cozy up by the fireplace with a glass wine or enjoy a picnic in the shady oak grove. Dogs of all sizes are always welcome. See Details
Salt Lick Salt Lick in Driftwood, TX, is a BBQ lover's dream, offering delicious barbecue in a warm atmosphere that welcomes Fido at a pet-friendly, outdoor table. Choose from succulent options such as brisket, pork ribs, sausage, whole chicken, and turkey, plus yummy pecan pie and peach cobbler for dessert. See Details
Vista Brewing Vista Brewing is a destination brewery in Driftwood, TX serving craft beer and a picnic-style menu of American eats made with hyper-local ingredients. Friendly, leashed dogs are permitted in the Driftwood Beer Garden. Reservations through OpenTable are required on weekends. See Details
Kerbey Lane Cafe Kerby Lane Cafe in Austin, TX serves sandwiches, tacos, and brownie fudge sundaes. The covered patio is pet friendly for leashed dogs. See Details
Cedar Door Cedar Door in Austin, TX, offers inventive bar and grill eats, live music, and dog-friendly patio seating in a festive, modern space. The menu features panko fried avocado, smoked chicken and kale salad, Buffalo shrimp tacos, short rib sandwiches, and blackened catfish. See Details
Railyard Bar & Grill Fun inside and outdoor restaurant! Horseshoes, ping pong and other games are set up all over the outside eating area. Dogs are allowed outside and are given a water bowl. See Details
Terry Black's Bbq Run by brothers Michael and Mark Black, Terry Black's BBQ has plenty of pet-friendly outdoor tables where you can sit with your pooch. The menu is classic Texan barbecue, with smoked brisket, sausage, turkey, beef ribs, pork ribs, and chopped beef. You can order by the pound or as a sandwich, and pair it with sides like Baked Potato Salad, Mac-n-Cheese, and Cream Corn. Desserts are traditional and include Mini Pecan Pie, Peach Cobbler and Banana Pudding. Open daily 11am to 9pm. See Details
Casa de Luz Housed inside the Casa de Luz Center for Integral Studies, this dog-friendly cafe has plenty of outdoor tables. Casa de Luz serves macrobiotic food, which is focused on whole grains and fresh vegetables. The cafe serves breakfast, lunch and dinner, so early riser will find dishes like Porridge with Granola and Raisins, and Mixed Vegetables. For lunch and dinner, the cafe serves plates that include things like presoaked beans and grains, salad and fermented vegetables. Meals come with herbal teas like Peppermint, Red Rooibos, and Lemongrass. Open daily 7:00am to 8:30pm. See Details
Perla's Perla's seafood menu is like a trip to the Eastern Seaboard. They even set out a water bowl for your pup while you enjoy a classic cocktail. See Details
Kent Black's BBQ Dogs are welcome at Kent Black's BBQ, where they offer twelve pet-friendly tables outside. Kent Black, their pit master, is a third generation BBQ chef who learned his craft at the eighty-four-year-old, family-owned, Black's BBQ in Lockhart, Texas. He still utilizes the same techniques as his grandfather in 1932, including a simple rub and local Post Oak Wood. On the menu, you'll find beef brisket, pork spare ribs, smoked turkey breast, homemade sausage, giant beef ribs, and a number of sausages. You can combine a number of these meats with a bun, pickles, onions, and some BBQ sauce to make sandwiches. Kent Black's BBQ is open Sunday through Thursday from 11am to 8pm and Friday to Saturday from 11am to 10pm. See Details
Gennaro's Trattoria Gennaro's Trattoria in Canyon Lake is a dog-friendly Italian restaurant where Fido can join you at an outdoor table on the patio that's shaded with a pergola and umbrellas. They serve traditional Italian fare, with dishes like Melenzane Parmigiana, Osso Buco-Vitello and Spaghetti con Polpette. Previous diners rave about the Lasagna della Nona. They also serve pizza, where you can go with one of their specialty pies, build your own or get the gluten-free crust. There desserts are all homemade and change often, so ask your server for the specials. See Details
Amy's Ice Creams Amy's Ice Creams is dog-friendly and offers both seasonal flavors and everyday favorites that are sure to delight both you and your pup. Dogs are welcome at outdoor tables and benches. See Details
The Leaning Pear The Leaning Pear, located in Wimberley, TX, is a trendy eatery that serves up a variety of delicious American eats prepared with fresh, locally-sourced ingredients. Fido is welcome to join you at one of their pet-friendly outdoor tables while you enjoy your meal. Start off with an order of the Crab Cake topped with chayote slaw and cilantro-buttermilk dressing. Next, chow down on the Zucchero Padre Pizza topped with zucchini basil pesto, cherry tomato, corn, garlic confit, and fresh mozzarella. Or go for the Corned Beef Reuben with house-cured brisket, sauerkraut, Russian dressing, and Swiss cheese on toasted marble rye. The Leaning Pear is open Tuesday through Saturday from 11am to 9pm, and Sunday from 11am to 3pm. See Details
Rudy's Country Store & Bar-B-Q This BBQ spot on Research Boulevard has ten pet-friendly outdoor tables, so you are welcome to bring your pup along. Rudy's Country Store & Bar-B-Q has BBQ favorites like brisket, turkey, chopped beef, ribs, chicken, sausage, and pulled pork. Got your meats by the pound or as a sandwich, with sides including potato salad, cole slaw, and corn on the cob. Stop by early and you can get your BBQ in a breakfast taco. If you are looking for something sweet, there are house-made desserts like Banana Pudding and Pecan Pie. 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
Yard Bar Bring Fido to the dog-friendly Yard Bar, Austin's first restaurant, bar, and dog park. Yard Bar features a dog menu in addition to a people menu that with soup, salads, sandwiches, and a wide selection of beer, wine, and cocktails. See website for rules and restrictions. Admission and membership fees required. Please see their list of rules on their website before bringing Fido. See Details
Mozart's Coffee Roasters Mozart's Coffee Roasters is located right on the water and has tons of outdoor dog-friendly dining. See Details
Rudy's Country Store & Bar-B-Q Fill up your tank and stomach at Rudy's Country Store & Bar-B-Q, a combination gas station, grocery store, and barbecue eatery. Rudy's serves wood-fired, slow-cooked, and dry-rubbed meats in a casual, open space that welcomes dogs at outdoor tables in the back. Choose from a succulent selection that includes moist brisket, turkey breast, St. Louis ribs, jalapeno sausage, and spicy pork chops. Opens at 6am Monday through Saturday and 7am on Sunday. See Details
Moonshine Patio Bar & Grill The upscale Moonshine Patio Bar & Grill turns out cutting-edge twists on Southern classics in a relaxing setting with dog-friendly outdoor seating. Tasty menu options include crispy calamari, pimento cheeseburgers, chicken and waffles, shrimp and grits, blackened catfish, and jalapeno hanger steak. Opens at 11am Monday thru Saturday, 9am on Sunday. See Details
Ski Shores Waterfront Cafe Ski Shores offers wings, tacos, chicken tenders, and burgers with scenic views of Lake Austin on the dog-friendly patio. See Details
Home Slice Pizza Home Slice Pizza's NY-style pizzas bring the east coast west. There's a water bowl for your pup at this popular spot. See Details
Bouldin Creek Cafe The dog-friendly Bouldin Creek Cafe serves scratch-made vegan dishes for breakfast, lunch, and dinner, plus organic coffee. Menu includes spicy pesto, fresh salads, sandwiches, portobello fajitas, and tofu tacos. Dogs are welcome at outdoor tables. See Details
Guero's Taco Bar Guero's Taco Bar is always hopping. Stop in for no-nonsense Tex-Mex and bring Fido along. This lively spot always welcomes pets. See Details
Wimberley Cafe Wimberley Cafe, located in Wimberley, TX, is a casual eatery that serves up delicious American-style dishes. Choose from menu options including omelettes, bagels, pancakes, starters, soups, salads, sandwiches, burgers, hot dogs, and more. Fido is welcome to join you at one of the pet-friendly tables available on their outdoor patio. Start off with an order of the Chips and Homemade Salsa, then chow down on the Turkey Bacon Pesto Sandwich with provolone, tomato, and onion on grilled sourdough bread. Or go for the Southwest Burger topped with green chilies and jack cheese, served with your choice of fries, fried okra, salad, or pasta salad. Wimberley Cafe is open daily from 7am to 5pm. See Details