Dog Friendly Restaurants in Ephrata, PA

There are 10 pet friendly restaurants in Ephrata 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 Ephrata. Bone appetit!

Pet Friendly Fox Meadows Creamery
Fox Meadows Creamery Fox Meadows Creamery is a dog friendly ice cream shop and restaurant where Fido is welcome to join you at an outdoor table for a treat. Fox Meadows features handcrafted ice cream made on-site with milk from the family farm. They also serve lunch, specialty treats, café drinks and lots of smiles. See Details
Pet Friendly Aromas Del Sur
Aromas Del Sur During summer, Aromas Del Sur has four dog-friendly tables. The owners of the restaurant, the Buitrago family, come from Medellin, Colombia, and their food reflects their roots. One of the most popular items on the menu is the beef empanadas, available as an appetizer. For dessert, you and Fido can indulfe in a three layer milk cake. This popular Colombian restaurant is BYOB. Aromas Del Sur is open Wednesday and Thursday from 11am to 8pm, Friday and Saturday from 11am to 9pm, and Sunday from 12pm to 7pm. See Details
Yogurtworks Cafe Yogurtworks Cafe has four dog-friendly tables outside. This popular cold snack provider offers frozen yogurt, ice cream, custard, Italian ice, and gelato. The numerous yogurt options on the menu can be combined with a wide variety of toppings, including fresh cut fruit, cookie dough bites, nuts, gummies, and many more. For a taste of sunshine, sink your spoon into the Island Coconut yogurt, splashed with real coconut water. Yogurtworks Cafe is open Monday through Saturday from 11am to 10pm. See Details
Chris's New York Pizzeria Chris's New York Pizzeria is dog-friendly. This family owned restaurant has one table outside for dog owners. On the pizza menu, the stuffed pie comes in two sizes and with many different fillings. For something a little bit different, you could try the hot wing chicken cheesesteak stuffed pizza, served with their own hot wing sauce. If you're not in the mood for a pizza, the menu also includes many hot subs and sandwiches. Chris's New York Pizzeria is open Tuesday through Sunday from 10:30am to 9:00pm. See Details
Rita's Italian Ice Rita's Italian Ice on S Reading Road has pet-friendly outdoor tables and a walk-up window, so you are welcome to bring your dog along. Rita's Italian Ice has dozens of flavors of Italian ices, cream ices, soft serve custard and more. You can choose from flavors like Swedish Fish, Pumpkin Pie, and Green Apple. Get your ice or cream turned into Mistos Shakes, Milkshakes, or Frozen Drinks. Try a Gelati, which is custard on top of an Italian ice, or the Blendini, which blends custard with your choice of toppings. See Details
Dairy Queen Dairy Queen is a dog-friendly quick-service food concept serving frozen sweet treats to Ephrata locals and tourists alike. two outdoor tables are available to dog owners with a sweet tooth wanting to indulge alongside Fido. Dairy Queen's menu is comprised of Grillburgers, artisan-style sandwiches, hot dogs, chicken strip baskets, snacks such as Pretzel Sticks with Zesty Queso, Potato Skins, and chicken snack melts, salads, and sides such as fries, onion rings, and cheese curds. Its menu also includes blizzards, hot desserts a la mode, dipped cones, sundaes, cold and blended coffees, shakes, malts, and Orange Julius drinks. 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
Javateas Javateas Gourmet Coffee Cafe has two dog-friendly tables. On the menu, they serve cafe drinks and a seasonal menu of paninis, wraps, and breakfast items. The breakfast items available include a Tex-Mex muffin, a breakfast burrito, and avocado toast. If you're looking for something for lunch, pick up a portabello mushroom pita pizza. You can combine your food with a bottomless coffee, flavored latte, or a dirty hot chocolate. Javateas is open weekdays from 6am to 9pm and weekends from 8am to 2am. See Details
Five Guys Five Guys, located in Ephrata, 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
Starbucks Whether you are getting your early morning coffee fix or fueling up for a late night, Starbucks has you covered. This location on E Main Street in Ephrata provides three tables with dog-friendly seating. The vast menu includes a broad range of coffee drinks, tea, cold brews, and their popular Frappuccino in tons of customizable flavors. Don't forget to ask for a Puppuccino just for Fido! You can also find a light bite with breakfast options, sandwiches, bagels, parfaits, protein boxes, and baked treats. 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
Old Republic Distillery Tavern Dogs are welcome at outdoor tables at Old Republic Distillery Tavern in Ephrata, PA. This pet-friendly pub makes their handcrafted spirits using local crops. They offer specialty cocktails featuring their spirits and a food menu that includes appetizers, quesadillas, tacos and sandwiches. Brunch is served on Sundays. See Details
Black Forest Brewery Located on the property of the 1777 Americana Inn Bed and Breakfast in Ephrata, PA, The Black Forest Brewery is a four-barrel microbrewery situated beside the Inn and styled in the same period. They offer six beers on tap, a variety of mixed drinks using made-in-Pennsylvania spirits, and a food menu featuring American tavern fare. Dogs are welcome at all outside tables on the patio. See Details
Kauffman's BBQ Restaurant Just a short distance off I-78 in Bethel, PA, this family and pet-friendly barbecue restaurant has an outdoor pavilion, outdoor eating area, and take-away. It is set among cornfields, with grassy areas for Fido to stroll. It also has mini golf. See Details
Wacker Brewing Company Wacker Brewing Company is a dog-friendly bar and brewery in Willow Street, PA. Your leashed dog is welcome to join you on the seasonal outdoor patio at a picnic table with umbrellas. Try their New Orleans Shrimp Po'Boy, veggie burger, and Bavarian pretzel bites with mustard while you're visiting! See Details
Frisco's Chicken Frisco's Chicken is a Peruvian eatery located in Lancaster, PA. Fido is welcome to join you at a picnic table outside. This dog-friendly restaurant offers charcoal chicken, fresh bowls, empanadas and more. Be sure to try a specialty sauce like Rocoto which consists of spicy red peppers and Huacatay leaves. See Details
White Swan Restaurant The oldest building in Rothsville, The White Swan Restaurant, has four dog-friendly tables outside. Phillip Roth opened Roth's Tavern in 1790 and it was renamed The White Swan in 1940. They serve traditional American fare, including their house specialty, the Wanchese scallop cakes, made with fresh Wanchese scallops and seasoned with their own combination of ingredients. See Details
Bird in Hand Bakery & Cafe Located in Pennsylvania's Amish Country, Bird-in-Hand Bakery has six pet-friendly tables outside. Serving light meals, baked goods and ice cream, you can order up breakfast sandwiches, smoothies and a variety of coffee and espresso drinks. There are also over a dozen artisan ice creams, like Espresso Chocolate Chip and Whoopie Pie Fudge Swirl. During the summer, Bird-In-Hand has the seasonal specialties Creamsicle Milkshake and the Midsummer Macchiato. Open Monday through Saturday 6am to 6pm. See Details
Stoner Grille Stoner Grille is a pet-friendly restaurant in Lancaster, PA. Leashed dogs are welcome at outside tables on the patio. Stoner Grille offers a menu of craveable pub fare along with upscale entrées. Start your meal with an order of cheesesteak egg rolls, wings or truffle fries. Then, move on to one of their specialty mains like Crunch Wrap Tacos made with Impossible meat or, go for something a little more deluxe like the filet mignon with red wine mushroom sauce. Guests can also enjoy live music on certain nights. See Details
Splits & Giggles Dogs are welcome at Splits and Giggles, where you and Fido will find four tables outside. At Splits and Giggles, ordering ice cream is a process. Firstly, decide how many scoops you fancy, single, double, or triple. Secondly, choose your cone, cake, sugar, waffle, or dipped. Finally, choose an ice cream flavor, a sundae, a parfait, or a banana split. Their flavors include heavenly hazelnut, Superman, strawberry cheesecake, and brownie batter. They are open Tuesday through Friday from 12pm to 9pm and weekends from 2pm to 9pm. See Details
Rachel's Cafe & Creperie Dogs are welcome at Rachel's Cafe and Creperie. They have nine outdoor tables for you and your canine companion. This popular French-inspired cafe spins fresh, made to order crepes. Stay tuned for their seasonal crepes and drink specials. One of their favorite twists on the traditional French dish is the Oyler, a garlic-infused crepe with eggs, steak, scallions, cheddar and feta cheese, hot sauce, and hash browns inside. At Rachel's Coffee Bar, you'll find Mexican Nutella hot chocolate, hot tea, espresso, and Nutella Mocha. They are open Tuesday through Friday from 7am to 8pm, Saturday from 9am to 8pm, and Sunday from 9am to 3pm. See Details
Wimpy & Dee's Diner Wimpy and Dee's Diner has three dog-friendly tables outside. The diner itself was transported all the way from Texas and reassembled in Honey Brook. The menu they serve is traditional diner fare, like chili, fries, egg salad sandwiches, grilled cheese with tomato, hot turkey sandwiches, all kinds of Wimpy burgers, club sandwiches, tuna melts, soups, and salads. Wimpy and Dee's Diner is open every day of the week from 6:30am to 9:00pm. See Details
Say Cheese! Restaurant & Cheese Say Cheese Restaurant has six dog-friendly outdoor tables. Not only do they serve over seventy-five artisanal kinds of cheese, they also provide a full menu featuring unique grilled cheeses, soups, salads, sandwiches, bites, cheese plates, and mac 'n' cheese. You and Fido can saunter down to Say Cheese on a Sunday and check out their brunch. On Sunday, they serve classics like baked oatmeal, cream chipped beef, and eggs benedict. They are open Tuesday through Saturday from 11am to 10pm and Sunday from 9am to 3pm. See Details
The Barns at Elizabeth Farms Fido is welcome to accompany you to The Barns at Elizabeth Farms and the farm-to-table restaurant located in Lititz, PA. Fido is welcome to join you under the large tent or on the uncovered patio. Sit back, relax and enjoy a locally produced craft beer, wine or cider from Moon Dance Winery, homemade red or white sangria, a signature cocktail or Kreider Farms tea & lemonade. Alongside your beverage of choice, sample a dish from the simple yet delicious menu options; choose a protein + a sauce. Served on a platter w/ fresh farm fries & garlic aioli.

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Tomato Pie Cafe Tomato Pie Cafe is a dog-friendly eatery in Lititz, PA. You can sit with your pooch on the porch or the patio. They specialize in breakfast, lunch, and dinner as well as desserts. On the menu, you'll find their locally renowned tomato pie, a flaky pie crust covered with a rich cheesy topping. They also serve sandwiches, flatbreads, and salads. You can try a cup of their creme brulee latte, mango iced tea, or strawberry lemonade to wash your homestyle meal down with. See Details
Patches Family Creamery Patches Family Creamery has four dog-friendly picnic tables. They use their own ice cream white mix, pasteurized egg yolks, and pure Madagascar vanilla to make natural ice cream base. Some of the ice cream flavors are totally natural, including vanilla, butter pecan, peaches and cream, coconut, and orange pineapple. The non-natural flavors include strawberry, chocolate peanut butter twist, candy scramble, and Oreo mint. While you're there, you can also grab some milk, butter, or cheese. Patches Family Creamery is open Monday from 12am to 11:59pm, Tuesday to Wednesday from 9am to 6pm, Thursday to Friday from 9am to 9pm, and Saturday from 9am to 6pm. See Details