Dog Friendly Restaurants in Fairfax, VA

There are 56 pet friendly restaurants in Fairfax 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 Fairfax. Bone appetit!

Pet Friendly Lost Dog Cafe Dunn Loring
Lost Dog Cafe Dunn Loring The Original Lost Dog Café has rescued, sponsored and placed hundreds of abandoned and unwanted animals over the past 13 years. See Details
Pet Friendly Woody's Ice Cream
Woody's Ice Cream At Woody's Ice Cream, the loudspeakers play oldies, giving a retro vibe. Outdoor tables are dog friendly; they'll even give your dog a free dish of ice cream. See Details
Dolce Veloce Dolce Veloce serves authentic Italian cuisine befitting the old world cafes of Sardinia and Venice. Dogs are welcome at outdoor tables. See Details
Panera Bread The dog-friendly Panera Bread's eclectic deli/bakery menu includes soups, salads, hot and cold sandwiches, and pastries and cookies for dessert. Great place for a light lunch or dinner. Outdoor seating area welcomes dogs. See Details
Panera Bread The dog-friendly Panera Bread's eclectic deli/bakery menu includes soups, salads, hot and cold sandwiches, and pastries and cookies for dessert. Great place for a light lunch or dinner. Outdoor seating area welcomes dogs. See Details
Guapo's Restaurant Guapo's Restaurant, located in Fairfax, is a casual Mexican eatery that serves up a variety of delicious dishes. 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 Ceviche Mixto with shrimp, calamari, and scallops, marinated in fresh lemon juice with red onions, cilantro, ginger, and jalapenos, garnished with sweet potatoes. Next, chow down on the Mariscada - a Spanish seafood stew with scallops, shrimp, salmon, squid, and clams, cooked with saffron, and served with white rice. Or go for the Tacos Oxaquennos - three tacos with your choice of flour or corn tortillas stuffed with sauteed steak, green peppers, red onions, tomatoes, cilantro, fresh pineapple, and avocado, served with Mexican rice, refried beans, sour cream, and pico de gallo. See Details
Fat Tuesday Daiquiri Bar Fat Tuesday Daiquiri Bar, located at Braddock Road, Fairfax, is a casual joint that serves up daiquiris in every flavor imaginable. Choose from options like Pina Colada, White Russian, Margarita, Amaretto and Pineapple, Banana Banshee, and more! Fido is welcome to join you at one of their three pet-friendly outdoor tables while you enjoy your day. Order anywhere from a 12oz to a 40oz drink - perfect for a quiet day with family, or a crazy night with friends! See Details
Primetime Sports Bar Primetime Sports Bar is a local hangout in Fairfax, VA, that serves up a variety of your typical, delicious bar fare. Choose from menu options including appetizers, soups, salads, pizza, bbq, burgers, sandwiches, and more. Fido is welcome to join you at one of their many pet-friendly outdoor tables while you enjoy your meal. Start with a cold beer and an order of Tater Tot Poppers - bacon wrapped tots stuffed with jalapenos, topped with monterey jack and cheddar cheeses, and served with a side of queso and sour cream for dipping. Next, sink your teeth into the Zombie Burger topped with cheesesteak, sauteed onions, peppers, homemade chipotle mayo, grilled bacon, and onion rings, served with a side of handcut fries. Primetime Sports Bar is open Monday through Friday from 11:30am to 2am, Saturday from 12pm to 2am, and Sunday from 10:30am to 2am. See Details
True Food Kitchen True Food Kitchen believes that eating healthy doesn't mean sacrificing flavor or convenience. You can stop by for a healthful meal with your pup at this location in Fairfax where you will find fifteen dog-friendly tables outside. The menu includes pizza, salad, sandwiches, bowls, and signature mains like the Grass-Fed Steak Tacos or Poke Bowl. Vegetarians will find plenty to choose from with items like the Brussels Sprout and Wild Mushroom pizza or Red Chili Noodles bowl. They also serve refreshing drinks with superfood juices, smoothies, and kombucha as well as cocktails and wine. See Details
Bollywood Bistro Bollywood Bistro is a casual eatery that serves up a variety of contemporary-style Indian dishes. Choose from menu options like starters, barbecue, vegetarian dishes, biryani, fresh breads, seafood, chicken, lamb, and more. Fido is welcome to join you at one of their five pet-friendly outdoor tables while you enjoy your meal. Start with an order of the Saunfia Calamari, fennel-infused and pan-fried. Next, dig into the Shank Vindaloo - slow cooked lamb shank in a fiery sauce, served with new potatoes. Bollywood Bistro is open Monday through Thursday from 11:30am to 10pm, Friday from 11:30am to 10:30pm, Saturday from 12pm to 10:30pm, and Sunday from 12pm to 9:30pm. See Details
Cantina D'Italia Cantina D'Italia is a casual Italian eatery that serves up a variety of delicious, freshly-prepared dishes. Choose from appetizers, soup, salad, pizza, sandwiches, pasta, baked dishes, chicken, veal, seafood, and more. Fido is welcome to join you at one of their pet-friendly outdoor tables while you enjoy your meal. Start with an order of Antipasto Freddo - salami, ham, prosciutto, provolone, black olives, pepperoncini, and roasted red peppers on a bed of lettuce. Next, chow down on the Mostaccioli All'Arrabiata - penne pasta sauteed in a spicy marinara sauce and topped with parmigiana cheese and fresh basil. Cantina D'Italia is open Monday through Thursday from 11am to 10pm, Friday through Saturday from 11am to 11pm, and Sunday from 12pm to 10pm. See Details
Zoes Kitchen Zoes Kitchen, located in Fairfax, 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 five 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. 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
First Watch First Watch, located in Fairfax, 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
Oh George! Tables and Taphouse Oh George! Tables and Taphouse, located in Fairfax, VA, is a casual bar and eatery that serves up a variety of delicious grub. Fido is welcome to join you at one of their pet-friendly outdoor tables while you enjoy your meal. Start off with a craft beer and an order of the P.E.I. Mussels steamed in white wine with garlic and tomatoes, finished with tomato vinaigrette. Next, chow down on the Pork Cheeks slow-braised and served atop smoked cheddar polenta with grilled scallions, and finished with apple pan jus. Or go for the Lobster Roll with claw meat, tarragon mayo, celery, red onion, and lettuce on a New England style split-top roll. Oh George! Tables and Taphouse is open Sunday through Thursday from 11am to 10:30pm, and Friday through Saturday from 11am to 12am. See Details
Anita's Anita's is a casual Mexican eatery that serves up south-of-the-border-style comfort foods. Choose from menu options including breakfast quesadillas, egg platters, breakfast quesadillas, chips and dip, starters, salads, tacos, taquitos, tamales, enchiladas, fajitas, seafood, chicken, beef, burritos, and more. Fido is welcome to join you at one of their many pet-friendly outdoor tables while you enjoy your meal. Start with an order of the Macho Nachos - a bed of housemade chips topped with chorizo, whole beans, chile con queso, chives, tomatoes, and sour cream. Next, chow down on the Hollenbeck Burrito - a large flour tortilla stuffed with taco meat, refried beans, and Spanish rice, smothered with green chile, topped with chile con queso, olives, chives, and tomatoes! Anita's is open Monday through Thursday from 5am to 9pm, Friday through Saturday from 5am to 10pm, and Sunday from 6am to 9pm. See Details
Chuy's Tex-Mex Chuy's Tex-Mex is a dog-friendly restaurant serving authentic Tex-Mex food in an eclectic atmosphere. Visitors to Fairfax with Fido in tow and a craving for Chile Con Queso can head to one of Chuy's five outdoor tables to dig in. Chuy's menu is made up of appetizers, salads, soups, burritos, tacos, enchiladas, fajitas, and house specialties such as Chile Rellenos, Chicken Flautas, a Steak Burrito, and Elvis Green Chile Fried Chicken. See Details
Corner Bakery Cafe A fast-casual restaurant serving breakfast, lunch, and dinner, Corner Bakery Cafe is a dog-friendly spot to enjoy a meal in Fairfax. Visitors to the Cafe can head to one of its fifteen outdoor tables to dig into a plate of Buttermilk Pancakes and Eggs with Bacon alongside Fido. The Bakery Cafe's menu is made up of morning favorites such as scramblers and pancakes, breakfast sandwiches, Power Flats, oatmeals, yogurt, fresh salads, signature sandwiches, panini, hot sandwiches, handcrafted pasta, soups, chili, and more. Its baked goods include cookies, hand pies, rugalach, slices of cake, and bars. 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
On the Border Mexican Grill & Cantina On the Border Mexican Grill & Cantina on Fair Oaks Mall has eight pet-friendly outdoor tables, so you are can bring your pup along. On the Border Mexican Grill & Cantina has a huge menu of Tex-Mex dishes from Avocado Fries to Chimichangas. Hand-rolled enchiladas, including Chile Beef, Tomatilla, and Enchiladas Suizas, plus fajitas, burritos, and chimichangas. If you are looking for something a little lighter, On the Border Mexican Grill & Cantina offers Grilled Burrito Bowls with your choice of chicken, steak, shrimp or portobello. House specialties include the Hatch Chile Burger and Carribean Mango Grilled Fish. Diners with a sweet tooth may want to save room for one of the restaurant's desserts, like Caramel Churros, Sopapillas, or Tres Leches Cheesecake. See Details
Nando's Peri-Peri Chicken In England, Nandos is synonymous with youth culture. Taking your date out for a cheeky Nandos is as cool as Snapping a celeb' or going viral. Now, you can take Fido for a cheeky Nandos on District Avenue in Fairfax, where they provide ten dog-friendly tables outside. Their menu contains lots of PERi-PERi flavored food that derives from Portugal. Their signature dish is PERi-PERi chicken, marinated for twenty-four hours, flame grilled and basted to your liking. Although most of the menu is meaty, they also offer a few veggie selections, such as a veggie burger, a portobello mushroom with halloumi wrap, and a feta and avocado wrap. 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
Arosto Pizza Arosto Pizza is a casual Italian pizzeria that serves up a variety of dishes. Choose from menu options including specialty pizzas, sandwiches, salads, wings, and more. Fido is welcome to join you at one of their three pet-friendly outdoor tables while you enjoy your meal. Try the Wild Mushroom pizza topped with pesto sauce, shredded mozzarella, shiitake, portobello, and cremini mushrooms, sundried tomatoes, and goat cheese crumbles. Or go for the unique Spicy Shrimp Thai pie, topped with sesame sauce, shredded mozzarella, shrimp, serrano peppers, shredded carrots, cilantro, and peanuts. Arosto Pizza is open Sunday through Thursday from 11am to 9pm, and Friday through Saturday from 11am to 10pm. See Details
Glory Days Grill Glory Days Grill, located in Fairfax, is a casual sports bar-style eatery that serves up an array of delicious grub. Choose from menu options including starters, wings, soups, salads, burgers, sandwiches, pork, ribs, chicken, fish, pasta, steak, and more. Fido is welcome to join you at one of their many pet-friendly outdoor tables while you enjoy your meal. Start off with a cold beer and an order of the Santa Fe Egg Rolls stuffed with chicken, pepper jack, jalapenos, chili peppers, black beans, spinach, corn, cilantro, and garlic, served with an avocado-ranch dipping sauce. Next, chow down on the MVP Black Angus Burger topped with cheddar, grilled onions, and hickory chipotle sauce. Or go for the Chicken and Waffles - a buttermilk Belgian waffle topped with crispy sweet heat chicken tenders, maple syrup, and homemade cinnamon butter, served with mashed potatoes. See Details
Cava Mezze Grill Cava Mezze Grill is a dog-friendly spot to find Greek and Mediterranean fare in Fairfax. three outdoor tables are available to dog owners wanting to dig into a customizable dish alongside Fido. Cava customers can choose their base from a salad, grain bowl, soup, or pita, then add three dips and spreads to their order, a protein, whether it be falafel, spicy lamb meatballs, or grilled chicken, and finally, toppings and dressings. 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
Bombay Bistro Bombay Bistro is an upscale Indian eatery that serves up a variety of delicious, authentic dishes. Choose from appetizers, soups, salads, thali, seafood, chicken, beef, kababs, curry, masala, biriyani, vegetarian dishes, Indian breads, and more. Fido is welcome to join you at one of their four pet-friendly outdoor tables while you enjoy your meal. Start with an order of Calamari Ullarthiyathe - calamari with shallots, ginger, cilantro, and spices, served with spicy tomato chutney. Next, chow down on the house special Tandoori Salmon, marinated in a blend of spices, yogurt, and charcoal grilled in the Tandoori oven. Bombay Bistro is open Sunday through Thursday from 11am to 10pm, and Friday through Saturday from 11am to 10:30pm. See Details
Cupcakes Actually Cupcakes Actually is a small bakery located in Fairfax, VA, that serves up delicious, gourmet cupcakes prepared with fresh, local ingredients! Bring Fido along and snag a seat at one of their two pet-friendly outdoor benches (dog bowls are even provided for your pup!) Choose from a variety of scrumptious flavors like Maple Walnut, Rocky Road, Brown Butter Bacon, Honey Chai, Chocolate Chip Cookie, Irish Cream, Lemon, Butterscotch, Pistachio, Strawberry Champagne, and more! They even have a number of gluten-free flavors available, as well. Don't forget to order a Pupcake (homemade dog biscuit) for your furry companion! Cupcakes Actually is open Monday through Saturday from 10am to 9pm, and Sunday from 11am to 8pm. See Details