Dog Friendly Restaurants in Estero, FL

There are 19 pet friendly restaurants in Estero 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 Estero. Bone appetit!

Pet Friendly First Watch
First Watch First Watch, located in Estero, is a casual cafe-style eatery that serves up a variety of delicious dishes. Fido is welcome to join you at one of their four pet-friendly outdoor tables while you enjoy your meal. Try the Chile Chorizo Omelette filled with chorizo, avocado, green chilies, roasted onions, cheddar, Monterey jack, sour cream, and house-made pico de gallo. Or go for the Smoked Salmon Eggs Benedict - two poached eggs atop toasted ciabatta, topped with wild Alaskan smoked Sockeye salmon, red onion, tomato, and hollandaise, served with lightly dressed organic mixed greens. If you're stopping by for lunch, chow down on the Roast Beef and Havarti Sandwich with roast beef, horseradish Havarti, house-roasted onions, tomato, and lemon-dressed arugula on grilled parmesan-crusted sourdough, served with a side of horseradish sauce. See Details
Pet Friendly La Bamba
La Bamba Situated in the bustling Miromar Outlets, La Bamba Restaurant & Tequila Bar serves tasty south of the border eats in a festive and casual neighborhood setting that welcomes dogs at outside tables. A menu chock-full of flavorful dishes includes jalapeno poppers, spicy mussels, carne asada and Baja shrimp tacos, sizzling steak fajitas, cilantro and lime scallops, and shredded pork burritos. Wash down the goodness with ice cold beer, refreshing margaritas, and frozen daiquiris. Dogs can sit with their owners in the spacious covered outdoor seating area. La Bamba Restaurant & Tequila Bar is open from 10am to 9:30pm Monday through Thursday, Friday and Saturday 10am to 10pm, and Sunday 10am to 6pm. See Details
Ted's Montana Grill Ted's Montana Grill in Estero, FL, offers a dining experience that reflects the spirit of the bison, a symbol of the American spirit and the Great Plains. Fido is welcome to join you at an outdoor table. On the menu, you will find creative sandwiches and burgers along with more formal, classic entrees. The gourmet burgers feature bison or beef patties in signature selections like the Kitchen Sink or the Delicious Duo which includes both beef and bison. Vegetarians can enjoy the House-Made Veggie Burger, too! Mains include plates like the bison meatloaf, bison pot roast, or even bison shot ribs. Don't miss out on the extensive beverage selection with wine, cocktails, and beer. See Details
Duffy's Sports Grill Duffy's Sports Grill, located at Stoneybrook Golf Blvd, Estero, is a casual sports bar-style eatery that serves up a myriad of delicious dishes. Choose from menu options including starters, salads, pasta, wings, sandwiches, burgers, ribs, seafood, chicken, steak, chops, and more. Fido is welcome to join you at one of their ten pet-friendly outdoor tables while you enjoy your meal. Start off with a cold beer and an order of the Crispy Calamari garnished with crispy cherry peppers, and served with marinara and spicy kickin' bayou sauce. Next, chow down on the Hangover Burger - a half-pound burger topped with a fresh sunny-side-up egg, pepper-crusted bacon, and two slices of American cheese. Or go for the Ahi Tuna Poke Bowl with Ahi tuna, poke sauce, cilantro-lime rice, avocado, scallions, nori, and toasted sesame seeds! See Details
Ford's Garage Ford's Garage, located in Estero, is a casual bar and eatery that is famous for their delicious burgers. Fido is welcome to join you at one of their twenty pet-friendly outdoor tables while you enjoy your meal. Start off with a cold craft beer, then chow down on their Estate Burger - a black Angus burger topped with smoked gouda, sweet red onion marmalade, arugula, tomato, fried onion straws, and white truffle bacon aioli on a brioche bun. Or go for the unique Jiffy Burger topped with American cheese, applewood-smoked bacon, lettuce, and creamy peanut butter on a brioche bun. If burgers aren't your thing, dig into the Beer-Battered Fish N' Chips - deep-fried cod served with tartar sauce on a bed of Ford's classic French fries. See Details
Ruth's Chris Steak House Ruth's Chris Steak House, located in Estero, is a classy eatery that serves upscale steakhouse fare. Choose from menu options including appetizers, soups, salads, steaks, chops, seafood, and more. Fido is welcome to join you at one of their pet-friendly outdoor tables while you enjoy your meal. Start off with a glass of wine and an order of the Crispy Lobster Tail - cold water lobster tail, lightly fried and tossed in a spicy cream sauce, with jalapeno pepper jam drizzle and tangy cucumber salad. Next, tuck into the 16oz Bone-In Filet Oscar Style - topped with jumbo lump crab, asparagus, and housemade bearnaise sauce. Or go for the Chilean Sea Bass served over a sweet potato-pineapple hash and topped with citrus-coconut butter. See Details
Five Guys Five Guys, located in Estero, 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
Luna Pizza Situated in the bustling Miromar Outlets, Luna Pizza serves traditional New York style pizza in a cozy and warm neighborhood setting with dog-friendly outside tables. Patrons can appease their appetites on a menu of delicious eats that include wings and mozzarella sticks, antipasto and Caesar salads, hot and cold subs, fettuccine Alfredo and baked ziti, chicken parmigiana and calzone, pizza by the slice, build your own pies, and thin crust specialty creations. It's the perfect spot to grab a filling lunch or dinner in the Estero area. Dogs are welcome in the outdoor seating area. Luna Pizza is open from 11am to 9pm seven days a week. See Details
Delicious Raw Juice Bar Delicious Raw Juice Bar is a dog-friendly spot to enjoy fruit and vegetable juices and smoothies in Estero. Delicious Raw offers two outdoor tables to dog owners wanting to sip on a made to order drink alongside Fido. The Juice Bar's menu is comprised of items made from fresh raw ingredients such as juices, smoothies, acai bowls, and foods such as tartines, wraps, seasonal soups, and bowls of Vegan Pad Thai and Raw Pesto. Specialty coffees and homemade sweets and treats such as a Vegan Brownie, Vegan Cheese Cake, and Vegan Key Lime Bar are available to top it all off. 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
Rib City Rib City on Corkscrew Commons Drive has seven pet-friendly outdoor tables, so you are welcome to bring your dog along. Rib City is serving BBQ pork, chicken, turkey, and beef. There is, of course, ribs! St. Louis Style Ribs and riblets are on the menu, along with classic sides like Cole Slaw, Baked Beans, and Southern Green Beans. You can get savory sandwiches, including the Sloppy City Sandwich, with chopped BBQ beef, and the massive Skyscraper, with beef, pork or smoked turkey served on garlic bread. Not sure what to get? Try one of the combination platters with two or three meats plus sides. See Details
California Pizza Kitchen California Pizza Kitchen is a dog-friendly restaurant serving creative dishes with a California vibe to Estero locals and tourists alike. Visitors to the Kitchen wanting to enjoy a slice of its Original BBQ Chicken Pizza can do so alongside Fido at one of thirteen outdoor tables. California Pizza Kitchen's menu is made up of appetizers, signature hand-tossed, hearth-baked pizzas, pasta, soups, salads, sandwiches, and main plates such as Cedar Plank Salmon, Crispy Fish Tacos, Fire-Grilled Ribeye, and Chicken Piccata. See Details
Marble Slab Creamery Marble Slab Creamery on Plaza del Lago Drive is home to four dog-friendly tables. If you're looking for super-premium ice cream mixed with a bunch of fresh toppings, such as fruits, nuts, and candies, then you've come to the right place. Their main menu includes a banana pudding, chocolate raspberry, cinnamon, dark chocolate, pumpkin cheesecake, caramel apple, and peanut butter banana. The unusual toppings on the menu include granola, hot caramel, mint patties, peppermint, and Pop Rocks. 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
Cancun Bar and Grill Cancun Bar and Grill serves a tantalizing array of Mexican-influenced cuisine in a colorful and stylish neighborhood setting that offers dog-friendly outside tables. Patrons can please their palates on a menu chock-full of tasty delights, including taco salad, jalapeno poppers, fried calamari, enchiladas chipotle, tequila fajitas, bacon-wrapped shrimp, carne asada, chile relleno, super steak burritos, chimichangas, reef grouper sandwiches, bacon cheeseburgers, tender ribs, and for dessert, tres leches cake, flan, and deep fried ice cream. Dogs can join their owners in the side outdoor seating area. Cancun Bar and Grill is open from 11am to 9pm seven days a week. See Details
Beef 'O' Brady's Beef 'O' Brady's is a dog-friendly restaurant serving American fare and cold drinks to Estero locals and tourists alike. Dog owners can head to one of Beef 'O' Brady's six outdoor tables to dig into a plate of award-winning wings alongside Fido. The restaurant's menu includes shareable starters such as Cheesy Bacon Pub Chips, Spinach Artichoke Dip and Beer-Battered Onion Rings, salads, soups, premium blend Angus burgers, baskets and bowls, burritos and wraps, handcrafted sandwiches, pizzas, flatbreads, and entrees such as Grilled Shrimp and Chicken, Trio Fajitas, and a Seafood Combo. Diners with room for dessert can order a signature cocktail and indulge in Funnel Fries or Molten Chocolate Cake. 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 Mediterranean Drive Ste 111 in Estero provides eight 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. 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
Culver's Culver's is a dog-friendly restaurant serving its signature ButterBurgers and fresh frozen custard to Estero locals and tourists alike. Culver's offers a few outdoor tables to dog owners wanting to dig into a heap of Wisconsin Cheese Curds alongside their canine companion. Its menu is made up of premium chicken dishes, sandwiches, hearty soups, fresh salads, ButterBurgers, sides, and dinners such as North Atlantic Cod, Butterfly Jumbo Shrimp, Beef Pot Roast, and Chopped Steak. Those with room for dessert can indulge in fresh frozen custard, shakes, malts, or a float. 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
The Brass Tap Whether you are a beer connoisseur or a brew newbie, there is plenty to discover at The Brass Tap. This location in Estero offers dog-friendly seating with eight tables outside so you can pick a pint with your pup. Each location hosts between sixty and eighty taps so if you're looking for a hard to find favorite or in the mood to try beers from around the world, their selection may have just the thing you're looking for. With styles ranging from amber ales and lambics to hefeweizen and IPAs, there are flavors to appeal to various palates. There are even gluten-sensitive choices for those with allergies. Each location offers different specialties, too, with bar snacks and cocktails. See Details
South Fork Grille South Fork features hearty surf and turf options like Grouper sandwich, BLT cheeseburger, pan roasted salmon, and filet mignon. Dog friendly seating is available at outdoor tables. See Details
Tony Sacco's Coal Oven Pizza Tony Sacco's is an Italian eatery located in Estero, FL. Fido is welcome to join you at an outside table, but four-legged patrons must be leashed and cannot be on you lap or in a chair. This dog-friendly restaurant offers calzones, pasta, pizzas, salads and more. Be sure to browse the dog menu which includes bowls of fruits, proteins and Brussel sprouts, as well as Busch Dog Brew. See Details
Norman Love Confections Norman Love Confections is a dog-friendly eatery in Estero, FL, where Fido is welcome to join you at an outdoor table. Please note that table service isn't available, so Fido will need to wait outside when you go in to order. You can choose from a variety of artisan chocolates, truffles, bars, and more. Norman Love Confections also serves gelato, freshly baked pastries and desserts like Macarons, S'moreo Cheesecake, and Lemon Custard Tarts. Crepes stuffed with Nutella or baked apples are made to order. If you just need a pick-me-up, Norman Love Confections has coffee, espresso, and European-style sipping chocolate. You can pick up a box of chocolates or a bag of cookie mix to go. See Details
Nervous Nellie's Nervous Nellie's, located in Fort Myers Beach, FL, is a casual, pet-friendly eatery where Fido is welcome to join you at an outdoor table. They serve a large menu with items like drunken wings, seafood quesadillas, sandwiches, seafood pots, steaks, salads, oysters, the World’s Largest Shrimp and Lobster Cocktail, ribs and so much more! Be sure to try one of Ugly's "Photo Op" Drinks - gigantic tropical cocktails big enough to share such as the signature Nervous Nellie made with five different flavored rums (Spiced, Banana, Coconut, Pineapple, & Cherry), topped off with orange and pineapple juice and a splash of cranberry. See Details
Hooked Island Grill Hooked Island Grill is located right on the bay in Matlacha, FL, in a building originally constructed in the early 1940s. The restaurant's deck overlooks the bay and has several dog-friendly tables, and they have a dog menu! The flavorful menu features a wide range of lunch and dinner entrees including salads, sandwiches, and seafood baskets. The deck offers relaxing views of the boat traffic and wildlife while you enjoy your meal. See Details
Doc Ford's Rum Bar & Grille Doc Ford's Rum Bar & Grille is a seafood spot on Sanibel Island serving island-inspired cocktails and Caribbean flavors in a casual space. Their pet-friendly patio features ceiling fans and outdoor heaters that will be sure to keep you and Fido comfortable as you enjoy your meal at one of several outdoor tables. See Details
The Island Cow The dog-friendly Island Cow is a casual and relaxing dining hot spot on Sanibel Island that serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner. The menu is extensive, featuring a dizzying array of choices, including steak 'n' eggs, stuffed French toast, shrimp parfait, Florida stone crabs, patty melts, chicken fajita sandwiches, cow-a-bunga quesadillas, and moolicious meatloaf. Pets are welcome at the covered outdoor patio seating area and there is a dog menu! See Details