Dog Friendly Restaurants in Ellenton, FL

There are 8 pet friendly restaurants in Ellenton 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 Ellenton. Bone appetit!

Pet Friendly Anna Maria Oyster Bar
Anna Maria Oyster Bar Anna Maria offers a diverse selection of surf and turf dishes. Fido is welcome at outdoor seating. See Details
Pet Friendly Ruby Tuesday
Ruby Tuesday Classic American bar and grill favorites. Dogs allowed on the outdoor patio. See Details
Shake Station Shake Station serves a mouthwatering array of classic American comfort food in a casual old fashioned diner setting that offers dog-friendly outside seating. Patrons can please their palates feasting on delicious eats such as Buffalo chicken salad, fried green tomatoes, wings, grilled reubens, club sandwiches, chili cheese dawgs, patty melts, mushroom Swiss burgers, coconut shrimp, and fish and chips. Dessert lovers can satisfy their sweet tooth with hand-dipped ice cream cones, sundaes, milkshakes, floats, and soft serve candy twisters. Dogs are welcome to join their owners at patio umbrella tables. Shake Station is open from 11am to 9pm seven days a week. See Details
Gio Fabulous Pizza & Martini Bar Gio Fabulous Pizza & Martini Bar serves upscale Italian cuisine in a sleek and modern atmosphere that offers dog-friendly outside tables. A menu chock-full of tantalizing dishes includes Caesar salad, fried calamari, cream of tomato basil soup, hand-tossed thin crust pizza, gnocchi bolognese, rigatoni alla vodka, eggplant parmigiana, chicken Marsala, lobster ravioli, and for dessert, mini cannolis, tiramisu, and almond amaretto cake. Outdoor tables are limited, so call ahead to ensure seating with Fido is available. Gio Fabulous Pizza & Martini Bar is open Monday through Thursday noon to 9pm, Friday and Saturday noon to 10pm, and is closed Sundays. See Details
Hickory Hollow Barbeque The dog-friendly Hickory Hallow Barbecue serves Carolina style BBQ and Southern seafood in a warm and inviting off the beaten path setting. Patrons can feast on tasty delights like Brunswick stew, fried green tomatoes, soft shell crabs, Maryland style crab cakes, char-grilled wings, tender and moist pulled pork, St. Louis style spare ribs, hickory smoked chicken, grilled rainbow trout, fried sea scallops, and slow-cooked prime rib. Dessert lovers can satisfy their sweet tooth with baked apple crisp, bourbon pecan pie, and pumpkin rum cheesecake. Dogs are welcome at outdoor tables, but orders must be placed inside to go. Hickory Hallow Barbecue is open 11am to 8pm Tuesday through Saturday and is closed Sundays. See Details
Applebee's Applebee's is a dog-friendly grill and bar serving Ellenton locals and tourists alike. Visitors to 18th Street E can head to one of Applebee's four outdoor tables to dig into a plate of Double Crunch Bone-In Wings, smothered in Honey BBQ sauce, alongside Fido. The grill and bar's menu includes appetizers such as Chicken Wonton Tacos, Spinach and Artichoke Dip, and Cheeseburger Egg Rolls, pasta, seafood, chicken dishes, burgers, sandwiches, tacos, salads, steaks, and more. Diners with room for dessert can order a Blue Hawaiian Long Island Iced Tea and a Triple Chocolate Meltdown to top it all off. See Details
Checkers Drive-In Checkers Drive-In is a dog-friendly spot to enjoy a 'bold and made-to-order' burger in Ellenton. Visitors to Checkers Drive-In can bring Fido and head to one of its eight outdoor tables to dig in. The Drive-In's menu is made up of burgers, chicken dishes, fish, classic and boneless wings, hot dogs, fries, and sweets such as loaded and regular milkshakes, stackers, soft serve cones, and Cinnamon Apple Pie. A walk-up window is also available. See Details
The WingHouse of Ellenton The WingHouse of Ellenton is a sports bar and grill in Ellenton, FL offering chicken wings and other bar eats served by scantily-clad servers. Dogs are allowed at outdoor tables on the patio. See Details
Old Salty Dog Old Salty Dog is a great watering hole with a menu of favorites like clam chowder. And their deck has great views and is dog friendly. See Details
Three Birds Tavern Century old farm house with wrap around porch and two large patios under sprawling oak trees. Downstairs patio allows dogs, weather permitting. Enjoy traditional favorites with modern twist: burgers, salmon, salads, mussels, chicken, steak, desserts, all house made. See Details
Parkshore Grill Parkshore Grill is the place for a great brunch. The restaurant has a reserved seating area in the patio for customers with dogs. See Details
Rick's Reef The grouper sandwich and BBQ sliders are just two menu favorites at Rick's Reef. Outdoor seating is dog friendly. See Details
Bamboo Beach Bar & Grill Located in the northernmost part of World Famous John’s Pass Village in Madeira Beach, the Bamboo Beach Bar and Grill is one of the Florida Suncoast’s oldest bars. The patio is dog friendly with water provided for your pooch. See Details
New Pass Grill New Pass Grill offers tasty burgers, sandwiches, and fried fish and shrimp right on the water, with a walk-up window so you can bring your dog when you order. Right beside a bait and tackle shop. See Details
Ceviche Tapas Bar & Restaurant Ceviche Tapas Bar & Restaurant is a dog-friendly tapas restaurant in St. Petersburg, FL, where Fido is welcome to join you at an outdoor table. Their specialties include authentic ceviche, paella and tapas dishes, as well as Sangria, creative cocktails, and Spanish wines. Be sure to save some room for one of their decadent desserts like the Tres Leches Cake. See Details
Pier 22 Pier 22 serves a variety of surf and turf entrees, handmade pizza, and yummy desserts such as peanut butter pie and apple cobbler. Patio seating is dog friendly. See Details
Sun Garden Cafe Sun Garden Cafe serves seriously good food in a seriously casual setting with garden patio seating that welcomes dogs. A menu of both hearty and healthy options includes fruit smoothies, sticky buns, garden omelettes, shrimp Benedict, soups, salads, hot and cold sandwiches, Yucatan tacos, and fish and chips. Open daily from 7:30am to 2:30pm. See Details
Fresco's Waterfront Bistro Fresco's serves ceviche, shrimp scampi, Grouper sandwiches, flatbreads, pasta, and the Catch of the Day. Dockside tables are dog friendly. See Details
Cafe L'Europe Cafe L'Europe has an air-conditioned open patio on St. Armands circle that's fantastic for people watching. Dogs will be treated to water. See Details
First Watch First Watch has been serving up delicious breakfast and lunches somewhere in the country since 1983. Egg sandwiches, omelettes, French toast, power bowls, salads, turkey burgers, and chicken salad melts are just some of the popular dishes available daily. Outside seating area welcomes dogs. See Details
Selva Grill Selva Grill serves Peruvian food that looks so good, it's a shame to eat it. Dogs welcome at outdoor tables which have a waterfall view. See Details
Siesta Key Oyster Bar Siesta Key Oyster Bar is a great island bar and restaurant where you can enjoy seafood and live music on their dog-friendly patio. Menu features oysters on the half shell, crab rangoon, beef tip flatbread, pan seared scallops, tempura lobster tail, and Cajun po'boys. Opens Monday thru Saturday at 11am, 9am on Sunday. See Details
Pirate's Pub & Grub Sit outside on John's Pass boardwalk with your dog and enjoy some hearty grub while taking in a beautiful sunset. Water bowls are available. See Details
Chattaway Drive-In Chattaway Drive-In is a fun place to bring your dog with outside picnic tables and water dishes for your pet. Cash only. See Details