Dog Friendly Restaurants in Hillsborough, NJ

There are 9 pet friendly restaurants in Hillsborough 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 Hillsborough. Bone appetit!

Pet Friendly Rita's Italian Ice
Rita's Italian Ice Rita's Italian Ice on Triangle 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
Pet Friendly Cafe Graziella
Cafe Graziella Cafe Graziella doesn't grab your attention from the outside, but their home style Italian eats will make you and Fido regulars in no time. See Details
Tender Lovin Grill Tender Lovin Grill specializes in flavorful comfort food. The restaurant is cozy and offers two small, dog-friendly tables just out front. On the menu, you'll find jumbo chicken tenders with a variety of sauces, sandwiches, salads, Midwest style chili, and house made fried potato slices. Check out their daily specials with dishes like rosemary chicken, Shepherd's Pie, and the chicken brie wrap. Gluten free menu items are available upon request, and BYOB is encouraged. Tender Lovin Grill is open Monday from 11am to 8pm, Tuesday through Saturday from 11am to 9pm, and Sunday from 12pm to 7pm. See Details
Smoothie King This smoothie spot on US-206 has two pet-friendly outdoor tables, so you are welcome to bring your pup along to dine. Smoothie King makes a variety of smoothies, with blends full of fresh fruits, proteins, and vitamins. There are dozens of options at Smoothie King, like the Original High Protein Banana, Greek Yogurt Pineapple Mango, and Immune Builder Pumpkin Spice. There are even just smoothies for those days when you need a sweet pick-me-up. See Details
Alfonso's Hillsborough Alfonso's Hillsborough is a unassuming pizza parlor and Italian restaurant with two dog-friendly tables. Although their exterior may be humble, locals rave about their specialty pizzas and homemade dishes. The menu includes numerous classic pasta dishes like spaghetti carbonara and penne vodka. Along with pasta, you'll find subs, baked dishes, and paninis. They also serve unique pizzas like the BLT. If you don't have time for a sit down meal, Alfonso's is happy to provide take out or delivery. They are open Monday through Saturday from 11:00am to 10:30pm and Sunday from 3:00pm to 9:00pm. See Details
Lenny's Pizza and Pasta Lenny's Pizza and Pasta is a BYOB restaurant with one dog-friendly table. They specialize in casual Italian and American fare with pizza by the slice, steak sandwiches, pasta, and handhelds with lots of customizable options. The menu also includes dinner portions with entrees like shrimp parmigiana and veal francese. Lenny's is open Monday through Thursday from 10:30am to 10:00pm, Friday through Saturday from 10;30am to 11:00pm, and Sunday from 11:00am to 9:30pm. 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 US-206, 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
Starbucks Whether you are getting your early morning coffee fix or fueling up for a late night, Starbucks has you covered. This location on US Highway in Hillsborough provides five 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
Sonic Drive-In This fast food restaurant on NJ-27 offers carhop service and a handful of pet-friendly tables. At Sonic Drive-In you can get burgers and hot dogs, chicken sandwiches, plus fries, tater tots, and mozzarella sticks. Sonic Drive-In is known for their vast selection of drinks, like Frozen Lemonade, Strawberry Limeade, and Grape Sluch with Rainbow Candy. There is also a selection of milkshakes, Sonic Blasts, waffle cone sundaes, and ice cream slushes. See Details
Witherspoon Grill Witherspoon Grill has an active bar scene and steaks that satisfy. Avoid the crowds on Fri-Sat so you can eat at outdoor tables with Fido! See Details
Brick Farm Tavern Brick Farm Tavern offers a unique farm to table, fine dining experience with dog-friendly tables when the weather is nice. The restaurant is located at Double Brook farm where all of the animals are raised on pasture with all organic food before being harvested. The bar feature craft beer, cocktails, and wine with both Troon Brewing and Sourland Mountain Spirits on the same premises. Their dishes include succulent options like chilled green garlic vichyssoise, Double Brook Berkshire pork, and vegetarian dishes like the beet steak. Reservations are highly recommended. See Details
Dockside Market and Grill Casual seafood restaurant with emphasis on fresh and healthy options. Beautiful outdoor patio for dog-friendly dining. See Details
Nomad Pizza Company Nomad Pizza Company highlights organic ingredients, all natural meat, and hand made brick oven pizzas. This location in Hopewell offers two dog-friendly tables, too. Their menu is simple yet eclectic with a range of gourmet pizzas like the spicy sausage or the gogonzola and pear pizza. Their options are updated weekly so be sure to ask about the newest specials. Nomad Pizza Company is open Tuesday through Thursday from 5pm to 9pm, Friday through Saturday from 5pm to 10pm, and Sunday from 5pm to 9pm. See Details
The Clean Plate Kitchen The Clean Plate Kitchen, located in Clinton, NJ, is a casual, dog friendly eatery where Fido is welcome to join you at an outdoor table. They offer locally sourced, clean eating, feel good food.Allergy friendly, gluten free, dairy free, vegetarian, vegan options are available. See Details
The Vault Tapas, pizza, and craft beer is on tap at The Vault, a gastropub/jazz lounge with a dog-friendly outdoor deck. See Details
Darby Road Pub Darby Road Pub is a casual bar and eatery that serves up a variety of delicious pub grub. Choose from menu options including appetizers, salads, chicken, steak, seafood, kabobs, burgers, sandwiches, 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 a Ryan�s Old Fashioned (smoked Maple Knob Creek, muddled orange, maple syrup, orange bitters) and an order of the Reuben Fritters with corned beef, sauerkraut, Swiss, provolone, and Thousand Island dressing. Next, chow down on the Crispy Chicken Sandwich with a buttermilk chicken breast, fiery jerk aioli, garlic dill pickles, and jalapeno citrus slaw. Or go for the Baja Fish Tacos with five veggie slaw, sliced radishes, pico de gallo, avocado, lime crema, and corn and flour tortillas. Darby Road Pub is open daily from 11:30am to 10pm. See Details
Blue Point Grill Blue Point Grill is a lively dinner spot that spotlights fresh seafood from neighboring markets and sustainable sources. There are twenty dog-friendly tables on their outdoor patio where you and your pup can take in downtown Princeton. The menu sometimes changes daily to reflect whatever is fresh. Blue Point Grill is well known for their large selection of oysters. The restaurant is also BYOB so you can bring your favorite drink to enjoy with their fresh seafood. Blue Point Grill is open Monday through Thursday from 5:00pm to 9;30pm, Friday from 5:00pm to 10:00pm, Saturday from 4:00pm to 10:00pm, and Sunday from 4:00pm to 9:00pm. See Details
Verve Verve offers creative and well-presented New American. Nice steaks and seafood options - artistically presented. Fido can join you outside! See Details
Grub Hut Grub Hut is the best of two culinary worlds, offering low-and-slow cooked BBQ and authentic Taqueria style Mexican dishes in a cozy downtown location with seasonal outdoor tables that welcome dogs in the summer. The diverse menu features fried ribs, stacked quesadillas, chicken tortilla soup, brisket and pulled pork platters, enchiladas, and sizzling fajitas. Opens at 11:30am during the week and noon on weekends. See Details
Mediterra Mediterra is an upscale Italian, Spanish, and Mediterranean restaurant in Princeton, NJ. There are several pet-friendly tables around the perimeter of the patio fence where Fido can sit on the other side as you dine. The menus feature cuisine from various countries with specialties like ceviche, falafel, tuna nicoise, and paella. There's also a menu full of tapas if you're in the mood to try lots of different plates or share with a friend. Brunch is served on weekends. See Details
Winberie's Winberie's, located in Summit, NJ, is a casual bar and eatery that serves up a variety of delicious eats. Choose from menu options including appetizers, small plates, salads, pasta, burgers, sandwiches, chicken, seafood, steak, veggies, barbecue, 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 Brussel Sprouts with sriracha plum aioli, toasted ginger sesame seeds, and cilantro. Next, dig into the Shrimp and Spinach Aglio Olio - gulf shrimp and spinach sauteed in olive oil and garlic, tossed with penne pasta, and topped with fresh tomatoes, feta cheese, butter, and roasted pine nuts. Or go for the Bacon ""Squared"" Burger - a grilled prime beef burger topped with crispy pork belly, melted jack cheese, lettuce, tomato, red onion, and garlic aioli on ciabatta. Winberie's is open Monday through Thursday from 11:30am to 10pm, Friday through Saturday from 11:30am to 11pm, and Sunday from 10:30am to 9pm." See Details
Towne Restaurant Towne Restaurant is a hometown Clinton staple with four dog-friendly tables. The restaurant itself has a quaint, downtown atmosphere making it a hot spot for breakfast and lunch. Their morning menu features specials like their Belly Buster Skillet or the Nova Scotia Lox Platter. The breakfast menu includes a large range of timeless classics, too, like pancakes, waffles, and omelets. For lunch, Towne Restaurant presents a creative selection of signature burgers, sandwiches, and comfort food plates like their Thanksgiving Turkey Platter. They are open Monday through Saturday from 6:00am to 4:30pm and Sunday from 7:00pm to 2:00pm. See Details
The Station Ahi tuna sliders, grilled pizza, bowtie pasta, and chicken pot pie are just some of the tasty options available at The Station. Outdoor seating is dog friendly. See Details
Blue Fish Grill Gem of a casual seafood restaurant with outdoor seating. See Details