Dog Friendly Restaurants in Gainesville, VA

There are 16 pet friendly restaurants in Gainesville 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 Gainesville. Bone appetit!

Pet Friendly La Parrilla Mexican Restaurant
La Parrilla Mexican Restaurant La Parrilla Mexican Restaurant is open daily from 10am to 10pm. This casual eatery serves up a variety of Mexican dishes with options including soups, salads, tacos, enchiladas, burritos, nachos, quesadillas, chimichangas, taquitos, fajitas, seafood, and much more. Stop by with Fido in tow and snag a seat at one of their pet-friendly outdoor tables to enjoy your meal. Try the Quesadilla del Mar filled with succulent tilapia and shrimp grilled with pico de gallo and a chipotle salsa. See Details
Pet Friendly The Bone
The Bone The Bone is a simple, no-frills barbecue joint located in Gainesville, VA. Choose from a variety of menu options including appetizers, soups, salads, potatoes, pulled pork, smoked turkey, pulled chicken, beef brisket, spicy sausage, hickory chicken, ribs, barbecue sandwiches, and more. Fido is welcome to join you at one of their seven pet-friendly outdoor tables while you enjoy your protein-laden meal. Start off with an order of the Smokehouse Wings, tossed in your choice of sauce (honey bourbon, smokey habanero, original bbq, or teriyaki.) Next, chow down on the BBQ Po'Boy with pulled pork and chopped brisket smothered in cheddar jack cheese, and served with lettuce, tomato, and housemade bbq sauce on a torpedo roll, with your choice of side (ranch beans, coleslaw, potato salad, fries, collard greens, broccoli, corn, mac and cheese, sweet potato fries, and more.) The Bone is open Sunday through Wednesday from 11am to 8pm, and Thursday through Saturday from 11am to 9pm. 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 Promenade Commons Street in Gainesville, where they provide seven 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
Eggspectation Eggspectation is a unique eatery that specializes in anything and everything EGG! Choose from menu options like freshly squeezed juices, espresso, fruit and yogurt dishes, steak and eggs, biscuit and eggs, eggs benedict, omelettes, pancakes, French toast, appetizers, salads, sandwiches, crepes, burgers, seafood, chicken, pasta, and more. Fido is welcome to join you at one of their eight pet-friendly outdoor tables while you enjoy your meal. Stop in for breakfast and order the Smoked Salmon Benny - two perfectly poached eggs on toasted multigrain bread with smoked wile sockeye salmon and cream cheese, topped with hollandaise sauce and a sprinkle of red onions and capers, served with gruyere cheese and lyonnaisestyle potatoes. Or pop by for lunch and chow down on the Eggspectation Burger topped with crispy bacon, cheddar cheese, lettuce, tomato, red onions, chipotle aioli, and an egg! Eggspectation is open Monday through Friday from 7:30am to 9pm, and Saturday through Sunday from 7am to 10pm. See Details
Glory Days Grill Glory Days Grill, located in Gainesville, 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 six 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
SmashBurger SmashBurger on Promenade Commons Street has four pet-friendly outdoor tables, so you can bring your dog along. This popular burger chain puts the pressure on their burgers, literally, by smashing them to achieve a sear and bit of crisp to your burger. You can get burgers like Bacon Cheeseburger, Avocado Club, and the Classic Smash. Substitute chicken if you prefer. You can get Smash Fries, tossed with olive oil and herbs, to go along with your meal. Using Haagen Daaz ice cream, SmashBurger is also making thick, hand-spun milkshakes. 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
Brooklyn Bros Pizza Brooklyn Bros Pizza is a casual Italian eatery that serves up a variety of delicious dishes. Choose from menu options like appetizers, soups, salads, burgers, heroes, sandwiches, pizza, calzones, pasta, 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 the Mussels Provencal - steamed mussels in a white wine broth with garlic, chopped onin, and tomatoes, served with crusty French bread. Next, bite into a slice of the Wise Guy topped with pesto sauce, cheese-filled tortellini, mozzarella cheese, olive oil, fresh parmesan, sausage links, and roasted red peppers. Or go for the signature Jersey Joe's sandwich with capicola ham, salami, pepperoni, prosciutto, provolone, lettuce, tomato, red onion, hot peppers, sweet peppers, and dressing, served with a pickle spear. Brooklyn Bros Pizza is open Monday through Thursday from 11am to 9pm, Friday through Saturday from 11am to 10pm, and Sunday from 11am to 8pm. See Details
MOD Pizza MOD Pizza on Promenade Commons Street provides two pet-friendly tables outside. This pizzeria serves up individual artisan-style pizzas designed by you, the customer, or the chef's selection. After a choice is made, the handcrafted pizzas are fired in their eight-hundred-degree display oven. The popular pizzas that are available include the Lucy Sunshine, mozzarella, parmesan, artichokes, garlic, and dollops of red sauce. If you're not in the mood for pizzas, you can indulge in one of the salads on the menu, such as the Caesar salad: romaine lettuce, parmesan cheese, asiago cheese, diced tomatoes, and croutons. MOD also offers milkshakes, house-made iced teas, lemonades, local craft beer, and wine to go alongside your meal. 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
Panera Bread Panera Bread on Atlas Walk Wayhas six pet-friendly outdoor tables, so you can bring your dog along to dine. The popular national chain serves breakfast, lunch, dinner, and snacks. Stop by early for one of their freshly baked breakfast sandwiches, pastries, or Baked Egg Souffles. Panera Bread is known for their fresh, and clean eating salads, soups, and sandwiches like Bacon Turkey Bravo, Napa Almond Chicken Salad, and Steak and White Cheddar Panini. They have a full espresso and coffee bar where you can get signature drinks like the Hot Chocolate with Chocolate Chip Marshmallows, and Plum Ginger Hibiscus Tea. 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
Cold Stone Creamery Cold Stone Creamery is a dog-friendly shop serving sweets to Gainesville locals and tourists alike. A few outdoor tables are available to dog owners with a sweet tooth and Fido in tow. The Creamery's menu is made up of ice cream, yogurt, and sorbet flavors made fresh in-store. Guests can choose from a variety of fruits, candies, and nuts to have mixed into their frozen treat on a granite stone. Ice cream cakes and cupcakes, and ice cream pies and cookie sandwiches, shakes, and smoothies are also available. 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
Pei Wei Asian Diner This popular Asian restaurant chain on Wellington Road has dog-friendly outdoor tables, so you can bring your pup along to have to dine. Pei Wei Asian Diner serves a variety of Asian dishes with nods to China, Japan, Thailand, and more. Noodle and rice bowls are some of the favorite items, like the Japanese Steak and Shrimp Ramen, Supergreen Coconut Thai Curry, and Dan Dan Noodles. If you are looking for something light, go for one of the salads bowls that include the Spicy Polynesian Poke Bowl or Ahi Avocado Salad. Suchi lovers, there's something for you as well. Pei Wei Asian Diner has hand-rolled sushi too. 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
Out of the Blue Crabs and Seafood Out of the Blue Crabs and Seafood, located in Gainesville, VA, is a locally owned and operated eatery that serves up a variety of delicious sea fare. Fido is welcome to join you at one of their pet-friendly outdoor tables while you enjoy your meal. Out of the Blue Crabs and Seafood is open Monday through Thursday from 11am to 10pm, Friday through Saturday from 11am to 10:30pm, and Sunday from 11am to 9pm. See Details
Potbelly Sandwich Shop Potbelly Sandwich Shop, located in Gainesville, is a casual delicatessen-style eatery that serves up a variety of tasty noshes. Choose from menu options including soups, salads, sandwiches, and more. Fido is welcome to join you at one of their four pet-friendly outdoor tables while you enjoy your meal. Try the Wreck Sandwich with salami, Angus roast beef, oven-roasted turkey, hickory-smoked ham, melted Swiss, lettuce, tomato, and mayo on multigrain bread. Or go for the Uptown Salad with romaine, iceberg, spinach, all-natural grilled chicken, crumbled bleu cheese, red grapes, apples, dried cranberries, diced red onion, and candied walnuts. Before you leave, grab a shake in your favorite flavor (Vanilla, Chocolate, Coffee, Oreo, Banana, Mixed Berry, Strawberry, and more.) See Details
Tropical Smoothie Cafe Tropical Smoothie Cafe offers a healthy alternative to typical fast food with a menu full of light and filling options. Fido can join you for a bite at this location in Gainesville on Stonewall Shops Square where there are four dog-friendly tables outside. You can kick off the morning with a savory breakfast wrap or a sweater dish like the Peanut Butter Banana Crunch Flatbread. Lunch and dinner options feature flatbreads, sandwiches, and wraps with plenty of options for vegetarian diners. True to their name, you will also find a large selection of smoothies with classic fruit smoothies, superfood options, and supplements that you can add in for an extra boost. Please note that table service isn't available, so you'll need to tie your dog up while you order inside. See Details
Chipotle Mexican Grill Founded on the idea that food served fast does not have to be a typical fast food experience, Chipotle Mexican Grill is a dog-friendly restaurant known for its burritos, tacos, bowls, and salads. Visitors to Gainesville with a craving for a customizable burrito bowl can dig in alongside Fido at one of Chipotle's four outdoor tables. The Grill's menu allows guests to choose from crispy corn or soft flour tacos, a bowl, burrito, or salad, then choose from steak, carnitas, chicken, barbacoa or sofritas, next, adding rice beans and fajita vegetables, and finally, topping it all off with salsas, lettuce, guacamole, and cheese. 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
Jersey Mike's Subs Since 1956, Jersey Mike's Subs has been serving authentic East Coast-style subs on freshly baked bread. At this location on Stonewall Shops Square, you and Fido can choose one of the pet-friendly tables outside. Their menu includes a number of hot sandwiches, such as Jersey Mike's Famous Philly: grilled onions, peppers and melted white American cheese; meatball and cheese, melted provolone, tomato sauce, and parmesan cheese; or the big kahuna cheese steak, grilled onions, peppers, mushrooms, jalapenos, and extra melted white American cheese. If you'd rather cut down on the carb's, why not try a grilled veggie wrap: grilled green bell peppers and onions, melted swiss and provolone, lettuce, tomato, and homestyle ranch dressing. 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
Clyde's This local chain serves up almost-gourmet, wallet-friendly pub grub in a funky themed setting. Pets welcome at outdoor tables. See Details
Red Horse Tavern Visit the Red Horse Tavern for a dog friendly option in Middleburg. See Details
Blue Ridge Grill Brambleton Excellent food and service always. Very pet friendly bowls if treats and water. Shaded patio with trees. Brunch on wknds until 2. See Details
Cafe Montmartre Cafe Montmartre offers French and Vietnamese cuisine in a cozy location with dog-friendly outdoor seating available during the summer. Favorite menu options include fried breaded squid, spring rolls, seasonal gazpacho, quiche, shrimp scampi, spicy Cajun chicken, and baked salmon. Opens at 11am during the week. See Details
Hunter's Head Tavern Step into history at this Upperville tavern which specializes in British pub fare. Pets welcome at outdoor tables in summer. See Details
Anita's Contemporary Mexican Restaurant but a New Mexican Restaurant, featuring New Mexico-style cooking using red and green chilis. This casual, family-friendly restaurant features an outdoor patio where dogs are always welcome. 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
Fosters Grille Excellent food, friendly staff and perfect fido atmosphere. See Details