Dog Friendly Restaurants in Groton, CT

There are 5 pet friendly restaurants in Groton that welcome dogs at their outdoor tables, and 67 more nearby. 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 Groton. Bone appetit!

Pet Friendly Fords Lobster
Fords Lobster Enjoy fresh seafood and riverfront views at Fords Lobster, located right on the marina. Dogs are welcome in the outdoor seating area. See Details
Pet Friendly Abbott's Lobster In the Rough
Abbott's Lobster In the Rough Abbott's Lobster in the Rough, located in Groton, CT, is a casual counter-serve eatery that specializes in fresh, delicious sea fare. 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 Steamed Mussels served with drawn butter and broth, then chow down on the Famous Hot Lobster Roll - a toasted bun filled with a quarter-pound of lobster meat and melted creamery butter. Or go for the Oysters on the Half Shell served icy cold with cocktail sauce and fresh lemon wedges. Abbott's Lobster in the Rough is open seasonally from 11:30am to 9pm, seven days a week! See Details
Costello's Clam Shack Costello's Clam Shack is a dog-friendly restaurant in Groton. They welcome pets at outdoor tables whenever the weather is nice. See Details
Dairy Queen Dairy Queen is a dog-friendly quick-service food concept serving frozen sweet treats to Groton locals and tourists alike. A few 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
Five Guys Five Guys, located in Groton, 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
The Bridge The famous dog-friendly Bridge patio is the perfect oasis to enjoy dinner and cocktails in Westerly, RI. Perched over the Pawcatuck River, this fully renovated historic wheelhouse offers scenic river and town views with a contemporary take on classic American dishes, including roasted Buffalo chicken wings, grilled squash sandwiches, sauteed scallops, and braised lamb shank. The patio is seasonal so be sure to call ahead to ensure it's open before bringing Fido. See Details
Buttonwood Farm Ice Cream Buttonwood Farm Ice Cream in Griswold offers plentiful flavors of premium homemade ice cream, including orange pineapple, coffee mocha crunch, cotton candy, and strawberry cheesecake. Leashed dogs are welcome at the pet-friendly, outdoor tables. Be sure to order some ice cream dog treats for Fido! See Details
Bravo Bravo Bravo Bravo, located in Mystic, CT, is a trendy eatery that serves up a variety of delicious seafood dishes prepared with Italian-style flair. 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 Sirloin Carpaccio with capers, olive oil, and parmigiano reggiano. Next, chow down on the Cioppiono with mussels, clams, scallops, lobster, fish, and spicy broth over linguine pasta. Or go for the Grilled Chicken Sandwich with sauteed spinach, goat cheese, and sundried tomatoes. See Details
Jealous Monk Jealous Monk features over 30 brews on tap, including regional craft beer, and an extensive selection of bottled and canned beers from across the globe. Food menu offers wings, salads, sandwiches, housemade sausage and brats, and Belgian frites. Outdoor patio and beer garden welcomes leashed dogs. See Details
Cafe Sol Cafe Sol, located in Niantic, CT, is a casual eatery that serves up a variety of delicious breakfast and lunch options. Fido is welcome to join you at one of their pet-friendly outdoor tables while you enjoy your meal. See Details
Beer'd Brewing Co. Beer'd Brewing Co. is a dog-friendly brewery and taproom in Stonington, CT. Fido is welcome to join you at a table in the designated 'Dog Den' area. Try their 8 Days a Week Pale Ale, Dogs and Boats IPA, or Hobbit Juice Double IPA while you're visiting. See Details
Pizzetta Build your own pizza, order a specialty, or try a buffalo chicken panini or short rib sliders. Dogs welcome on back patio. See Details
Oyster Club Oyster Club is a dog-friendly restaurant in Mystic. They welcome pets at outdoor tables whenever the weather is nice. See Details
Sea View Snack Bar At Sea View Snack Bar, enjoy fresh clams from a dog-friendly picnic table overlooking Mystic Harbor. Their large menu includes lobster rolls, whole-belly fried clams, crab cakes, bacon cheeseburgers, chili dawgs, fish sandwiches, and other New England favorites. See Details
Pink Basil Asian (Thai and Japanese) bistro located in the Olde Mistick Village featuring home-cooked Thai cuisine and a sushi bar. They have a spacious shaded patio for outdoor dining that welcomes dogs. See Details
Fresh Salt Fresh Salt is a dog-friendly restaurant in Old Saybrook. They welcome pets at outdoor tables whenever the weather is nice. See Details
Harry's Place Harry's Place is an institution in the Colchester area, serving burgers, fries, hot dogs, and ice cream sundaes since 1920. Outdoor picnic tables welcome Fido. See Details
Anthony J's Bistro Anthony J's Bistro is a dog-friendly restaurant in Mystic. They welcome pets at outdoor tables whenever the weather is nice. See Details
Bleu Squid Breakfast and Bakery Cafe Mystic's Bleu Squid Breakfast and Bakery Cafe is a dog-friendly eatery where Fido is welcome to join you at an outdoor table for breakfast or lunch. They are known for their award-winning cupcakes and glorious grilled cheese. Breakfast offerings include classic egg dishes and sandwiches, pancakes, French toast, skillets, smoothies and more. Lunch items include their grilled cheese sandwiches, salads, soup, and other gourmet sandwiches. See Details
RD86 Space RD86 Space, located in New London, CT, is a creative eatery that serves up a variety of delicious modern American fare. Fido is welcome to join you at one of their pet-friendly outdoor tables while you enjoy your meal. RD86 Space is open Tuesday through Friday from 4pm to 10pm, Saturday from 10am to 10pm, and Sunday from 10am to 3pm. See Details
2 Wives Brick Oven Pizza 2 Wives Brick Oven Pizza is a dog-friendly restaurant in New London. They welcome pets at outdoor tables whenever the weather is nice. See Details
Lazizah Bake Shop Lazizah Bake Shop is a dog-friendly restaurant in Norwich. They welcome pets at outdoor tables whenever the weather is nice. See Details
Scotties Frozen Custard Scotties Frozen Custard, located in Colchester, CT, is a casual joint that serves up a variety of delicious sweet treats. Fido is welcome to join you at one of their pet-friendly outdoor tables while you indulge your sweet tooth. Choose from menu options including ice cream, frozen yogurt, sundaes, shakes, and malts, in addition to a few hot food items like burgers, hot dogs, sandwiches, and more! See Details
First and South First and South is an intimate bistro in Greenport, NY serving a seasonal menu of New American fare on a dog-friendly outdoor patio. See Details