Dog Friendly Restaurants in Indianapolis, IN

There are 198 pet friendly restaurants in Indianapolis 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 Indianapolis. Bone appetit!

Pet Friendly Fire by the Monon
Fire by the Monon Try the Dirty Mac & Cheese or Famous FishTacos and wash it down with one of 16 craft beers on tap. Outdoor seating welcomes dogs. See Details
Pet Friendly Petite Chou Bistro & Champagne Bar
Petite Chou Bistro & Champagne Bar Petite Chou Bistro & Champagne Bar is a dog-friendly restaurant in Indianapolis, IN, where Fido can join you at an outdoor table and even gets his own dog menu! They serve breakfast, lunch, and dinner with options like avocado toast, steak frites, warm quinoa salad, and duck confit. Guests can also indulge in champagne cocktails, specialty martinis and lattes. See Details
Flatwater Flatwater in Indianapolis is a causal, dog-friendly bar and restaurant on the canal with plenty of outdoor seating on seasonal, waterfront patio. Their menu features quality, fresh, made from scratch comfort food such as home-made soups, salads, sandwiches, and entrees and some of the best fresh cut fries in town. A full bar is also available. See Details
Ralston's Drafthouse Ralston's Drafthouse is a "gastropub" featuring great menu options and a wide selection of beer and wine. Spacious outdoor patio is dog friendly. See Details
Bluebeard Bluebeard is a New American restaurant in Indianapolis, IN offering craft beers and plates on a dog-friendly outdoor patio. Fido is welcome to join you at outdoor tables. See Details
St. Joseph Brewery & Public House Located in a historic parish church in Indianapolis, IN, St. Joseph Brewery and Public House is a dog-friendly spot where Fido can join you at an outdoor table. The menu is comprised of appetizers such as Smoked Beef Poutine, Yukon Gold Pesto Pizza, and Sweet Potato Tater Tots, as well as soups, salads, sandwiches, and entrees like Mango Barbecued Salmon, Lobster Risotto, Vegetable Wellington, and a Claus' German Sausage Plate. Wine, spirits, and beer, as well as Sunday Brunch is also served. See Details
Jockamo Upper Crust Pizza Jockamo Upper Crust Pizza is a pet-friendly pizzeria located in Indianapolis, IN where Fido is welcome to join you at one of their fifteen outdoor tables. This independently owned, upscale pizza place offers a menu full of appetizers, sandwiches, salads and desserts. Amongst their specialty pizzas, you will find the hugely popular, chicken Thai pizza, topped with Thai sauce, chicken, carrots, green onion, red pepper, and gouda cheese. Vegetarians, never fear! The menu also includes a number of veggie pizzas, such as the Mediterranean topped with hummus, kalamata olives, green olives, red onion, tomato, and a three-cheese blend. See Details
Cafe Patachou Cafe Patachou is dog- friendly and serves mouth watering breakfasts in a fun, relaxed atmosphere in Indianapolis. See Details
La Margarita Classic Mexican fare with an extensive agave collection and curated craft cerveza list. Dogs welcome at outdoor tables. See Details
Big Lug Canteen Colorful brewery with weekly rotating taps in a cool space with dog-friendly patio seating. Scratch-made menu features poutine, shrimp salad, chicken burritos, roast beef hoagies, Nashville wings, and fish and chips. See Details
Ruth's Cafe Ruth's Cafe is a dog-friendly restaurant in Indianapolis, IN where Fido can join you at an outdoor table. They serve breakfast all day including a variety of Benedicts, like salmon avocado, crab and the Traitor, served on potato cakes. Ruth's has pancakes and waffles that you can add any number of fillings or toppings, including cheesecake and Oreo. For lunch, there are specialty sandwiches, soups and salads. See Details
Bazbeaux Pizza Bazbeaux Pizza is a dog-friendly restaurant in Indianapolis. They welcome pets at outdoor tables whenever the weather is nice. See Details
Mimi Blue Meatballs Meatballs are the star at the pet-friendly Mimi Blue's, and the restaurant offers one to two outdoor seats for diners with dogs. At Mimi's, there are six kinds of meatballs available that you can get in a variety of ways. You can order meatballs with mashed potatoes, on a bed of polenta, or on top of fried Brussels sprouts. There are sliders and sandwiches as well that you can get with your choice of meatball, and sauces like Creamy Garlic and Mushroom Gravy. Open Monday through Friday 11am to 10pm, Saturday 10am to 10pm, and Sunday 10am to 9pm. See Details
Bovaconti Coffee Bovaconti Coffee, a locally-owned coffee shop in Indianapolis, IN, enthusiastically invites Fido to join you inside or on the patio where you can sit at a table or kick back in an Adirondack chair. While there's no dog menu, they do offer pup cups upon request! The jewelry store-turned-coffee shop is housed in a historic building from the 1850s and retains many elements from that time period. The shop features espresso "classico" (caffé, doppio, macchiato, morocchino, caffé latte, cappuccino) and espresso "americano" (latte, mocha, Spanish latte, café miel, tiger eye, bronze latte). See Details
City Barbeque and Catering City Barbeque is a dog-friendly bbq restaurant serving authentic craft barbeque to locals and tourists alike in Indianapolis , IN. Visitors to City Barbeque can bring Fido and head to one of its outdoor tables to dig into a plate of Lo Lo's Pulled Pork with Slaw. Their menu is comprised of smoked meats like Beef Brisket, Turkey Breast, Smoked Sausage, and Pulled Chicken with Bama Sauce, as well as St. Louis-Cut Ribs, fresh salads, chicken dishes, shareable plates, and more. 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
Flamme Burger Keystone Flamme Burger Keystone is a dog-friendly gourmet burger restaurant in Indianapolis, IN. Fido is welcome to accompany you on the covered patio and dog bowls with cold water are provided. Treat your pup to their very own grilled and chopped chicken breast and even a pup cup! Flamme Burger is a family-owned restaurant which serves authentic, wood-fired burgers, chicken, seafood, and salads with homemade dressings. Hot dishes are cooked over an authentic woodier grill, using oak wood and apple chips for outstanding flavor. Food is freshly prepared in house from scratch each day. See Details
Centerpoint Brewing Centerpoint Brewing serves a refreshing array of signature and seasonal craft beers in an open, industrial-chic atmosphere that is dog-friendly inside and outside. Whether hanging with friends or relaxing with Fido, Centerpoint is a great place to enjoy an ice cold drink on a lazy afternoon or quiet evening. Food trucks are often onsite to help ease those hunger pangs. Well-behaved, leashed dogs can join their owners inside the taproom and at outdoor tables near the garage entrance. Centerpoint Brewing is open Wednesday and Thursday 4pm to 9pm, Friday noon to 9pm, Saturday 11am to 9pm, Sunday noon to 8pm, and is closed Mondays and Tuesdays. See Details
Ale Emporium Ale Emporium is a dog-friendly restaurant in Indianapolis, IN. They serve over 200 domestic and imported beers to complement a food menu that includes thin crust and pan-style pizza, Buffalo wings, burgers, soft tacos, and pork tenderloin. Fido is welcome to join you on the patio, but please note it is only open seasonally. See Details
Public Greens With an ever rotating menu, the pet-friendly Public Greens Urban Kitchen has a large outdoor dining space for you and your pupper. Public Greens is dedicated to farm-market inspired cuisine and their profits benefit food-insecure school children in the Indianapolis area. The menu features many vegetarian and gluten-free meals like Thai Zoodles and Kung Pao Broccoli. There is also a protein section where you'll find things like Fried Chicken and Grilled Pork Chops. Public Greens even offers light snacks, local brews and a handful of crafted cocktails. Open Tuesday through Saturday 8am to 9pm, Sunday and Monday 8am to 4pm. See Details
A2Z Cafe A2Z Cafe is a dog-friendly breakfast and brunch restaurant in Carmel, IN, where Fido is welcome to join you at a patio table with umbrellas. Serving everything from classic midwestern flare, like steak and eggs, to island favorites like Loco Moco, you are sure to find something you love here. Bring a bowl and your waiter will fill it with water for your dog! See Details
Bosphorus Istanbul Cafe Bosphorus Istanbul Cafe is a dog-friendly restaurant in Indianapolis. They welcome pets at outdoor tables whenever the weather is nice. See Details
Napolese Pizzeria Wine Bar The original Napolese offers handmade Neapolitan-style pizza in historic Indianapolis. Dogs are welcome at outdoor tables. See Details
Between the Bun - Burgers, Dogs and More Between the Bun - Burgers, Dogs and More is a casual, dog friendly eatery in Indianapolis where Fido is welcome to join you at an outdoor table. Their menu features delicious, one-of-a-kind burger creations. All burgers are hand crafted fresh daily and they only use the freshest ingredients available, as well as hand crafted BBQ sauces, rubs and seasonings. In addition to burgers, they also offer appetizers, hot dogs, wraps, salads and a variety of other sandwiches. See Details
Ralph's Great Divide Located in the historic Lockerbie Square of Indianapolis, the pet-friendly Ralph's Great Divide has six outdoor tables. While serving pub food classics like nachos, burgers and sandwiches, Ralph's also has a chophouse section of the menu, with Beef Tenderloin Skewers, Black Angus Prime Kansas City Strip and Bone in Pork Chops. Past visitors recommended kicking off your meal with the Ralph's Original Potato Soup. If you have a sweet-tooth, all of Ralph's desserts are made in house. Just ask for the specials. Open Mondays, Wednesdays & Thursdays from 10:52pm to 9:08pm, Fridays from 10:52pm to 9:38pm, and Saturdays 4:30pm to 9:29pm. Closed on Sunday. See Details