Dog Friendly Restaurants in Kailua, HI

There are 22 pet friendly restaurants in Kailua 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 Kailua. Bone appetit!

Pet Friendly Whole Foods Market Kailua
Whole Foods Market Kailua Whole Foods Market in Kailua offers shopping and dining with healthy options. The outdoor seating is dog-friendly but leashes are a must (dogs are NOT allowed in the store). Their deli offers a wide selection of sandwiches, salads, sushi, baked foods, pizza, and more. If you want to grab and go, there are several prepared box meals that you can choose from. Whole Foods offers several vegan, vegetarian, and gluten-free options, too. Their website also offers convenient online ordering so you can pick up your meal for one or a large platter to feed a group. The smokehouse offers beef brisket, smoked chicken, pulled pork, and buffalo wings. They also offer a bar with a selection of beer and wine. See Details
Pet Friendly Big City Diner - Kailua
Big City Diner - Kailua Family-friendly diner serving a menu of classic American comfort food & local favorites. Dogs are allowed in the covered outdoor seating area. See Details
Uahi Island Grill Uahi Island Grill strives to serve fresh dishes that reflect the island flavors and produce. There are several outdoor seating options that are dog-friendly. Their menu features twists on local favorites such as the Kalua pig french fries appetizer or the tamarind burger which is served with a Big Island grass-fed beef patty and their tangy tamarind sauce. The entrees are diverse with dishes like the Red Curry Fish, Poke Bowl, and Eggplant Tofu. Uahi Island Grill also serves brunch options and has a selection of alcoholic beverages with beer, wine, and cocktails. See Details
Paniolos Hawaii At Paniolos Hawaii, you design your meal the way you like it and many of their ingredients are locally sourced. There are several picnic style tables outside that are dog-friendly. When you order, you get your choice of a burrito, tacos, or a bowl and then customize it with a base, beans, and protein. Paniolos strives to provide healthy options and can cater to vegetarian diets with choices like their organic tofu. They have classic Mexican options like the cilantro lime white rice or mix it up with local flavors like the Kalua pig. See Details
Morning Brew Morning Brew is a cozy local coffeehouse that has been serving Oahu since 1995. The cafe is open and has loft seating that serves as the perfect perch if you need to grind out some work from your laptop. You're welcome to bring Fido and enjoy one of the dog-friendly seats available outside. They serve several local coffee from Kona, Waialua, and Molokai as well as a variety of other caffeinated and caffeine free drinks. Their menu serves breakfast standards like waffles and bagels as well as several kinds of sandwiches, wraps, and baked goods. Morning Brew often hosts live music and free WiFi is available with a purchase so you can work from your own device or borrow one of their rentals. See Details
Nalu Health Bar & Cafe After a morning spent exploring the island with your dog, stop into Nalu Health Bar & Cafe for a reviving pick-me-up. Nalu has a small outdoor bar space out front that is dog friendly with seating for four. (You'll have to leave Fido outside while you wait in line to order.) The menu is healthy and offers choices like smoothies, fresh juices, ahi tuna wraps, kale salads, or acai bowls. Nalu Health Bar & Cafe is open daily from 6am until 9pm. See Details
Timmy T's Gourmet Grinders Timmy T's Gourmet Grinders could be a great choice if you're in need of a big sandwich with generous helpings of incredients. Timmy T's doesn't have any outdoor seating but the restaurant welcomes your dog inside to enjoy one of their grinders. Stuck at the office or maybe you just can't bring yourself to leave the beach? Timmy T's delivers with a one sandwich minimum! Their Classic Grinders include the Braddah with tender roast beef, lettuce, tomatos, and mayo. Or maybe you're craving some local flavors. You can try the Farmers Favorite, Ono Smoked Ham, or the Veggie Deluxe. They also offer specialty grinders like Da Big Kahuna or the Ono Moa Deluxe. See Details
The Hibachi The Hibachi prides itself on offering fresh poke, marinated meats, and more. The restaurant has a market feel where you choose your meal at the counter and it is cooked on the grill to order. Their meat options include chicken, beef, lamb, and various fish. There are several dog-friendly tables on the front porch where you and your pup can enjoy some fresh poke. The crowd favorite is Ahi poke but they offer a variety of fresh catches and flavors. The Hibachi also offers sushi and sashimi. See Details
Noboru Japanese Restaurant Noboru Japanese Restaurant serves traditional Japanese dishes in a cashual, modern environment. They are open seven days a week and host happy hour every Monday and Tuesday from 5:00pm to 9:00pm. There are a few dog-friendly tables available on the front patio. The menu hosts an array of genuine Japanese dishes. The sushi menu covers the basics and includes several Noboru specials like the Kotobuki Dynamite roll or the Rainbow Roll. The noodle menu has several types of donburi, ramen, soba, and udon bowls. Noboru's drink menu lists over 20 brands of Japanese sake, wine, and beer. See Details
Kailua Ice Cream If you're craving a sweet treat to cool you down, Kailua Ice Cream has tons of flavors to choose from. Their flavors range from classics to island favorites including chocolate brownie, dulce de leche, Lilikoi, and more. While their normal dog-friendly seating is limited to one outdoor table, Kailua Ice Cream hosts occassional Doggy Ice Cream Socials with dog-friendly scoops flavored with banana, peanut butter, and plain yogurt. During these special days, your pup will be welcomed in the store and might even get a scoop for free! See Details
Maui Tacos Kailua Maui Tacos in Kailua offers quick and tasty meals while you're on the go with Fido. The restaurant offers several dog-friendly outdoor tables where you can chow down with your pup. Their menu is a mix of Mexico and Hawaii with tons of flavorful options like Hawaiian BBQ pulled pork and grilled fish tacos. Along with classic tacos, enchiladas, and platters, Maui Tacos also has several vegetarian options as well as a salsa bar. Maui Tacos offers a catering menu available for order in person or over the phone. Situated near several shopping options, Maui Tacos is a good spot to grab a quick bite while running errands. See Details
Maui Mike's Fire-Roasted Chicken Maui Mike's guarantees chicken that is 100% fresh with no steroids, hormones, or any other additives. If you're craving some finger-lickin' chicken, Maui Mike's is happy to supply. They have several outdoor tables that are dog-friendly. Maui Mike's menu is brief and has one common ingredient in all dishes - chicken. You can order one of their melt sandwiches or get a fire roasted quarter, half, or whole chicken. There are also several dipping sauces to choose from so you can enjoy your chicken with whichever flavor is your favorite. The atmosphere is casual and dishes have a home cooked feel. See Details
Cactus Cactus serves modern Latin cuisine with local Hawaiian flavors. The restaurant provides several dog-friendly tables in their outdoor seating. The lunch and dinner menus have several vegetarian and gluten free options and happy hour is every day from 3:30pm to 5:30pm. The breakfast menu is available Saturday and Sunday until 2:00pm. There are seasonal dishes like the "Big Bellied" Enchiladas which include the chef's selection of local ingredients. You'll also find Latin classics like the Torta "Ahogado" which is a sandwich with either chicken, pork, or steak and drowned in a tomato and red chile sauce. The happy hour menu has a uniqe set of small plates, or Pinchos, like the "Killer" Olives or the Chilean Clam Bake. Their drink list has several house made cocktails as well as beer, wine, tequila, and non-alcoholic drinks. See Details
India Cafe Kailua Curry Express The India Cafe Kailua Curry Express offers cuisine from south India and Malaysia. Situated in a strip mall, there are several dog-friendly outdoor seating options in the shared courtyard. The India Cafe specializes in take away meals and welcomes call ahead orders as well as walk ins. Their menu hosts a wide selection of Indian fare including chutneys, curry, masala, and several vegetarian options. The cafe often has daily specials such as Lamb Masala or Cool Mango Lassi to help you cool down. The India Cafe is open seven days a week. See Details
Mahaloha Burger Mahaloha Burger is a local burger restaurant that serves beef raised on the Big Island and free from preservatives and fillers. You and Fido can enjoy a meal at one of their dog-friendly outdoor tables. Their menu focues on burgers but also offers several kinds of hotdogs and sides. You can try their signature Mahaloha Burger if you're looking for the classic burger with their special sauce. If your tastebuds need more of a kick, try the Teriyaki Burger or the Banzaie BBQ Burger. They also have non-beef options like turkey, chicken, and a veggie burger. See Details
Ba-Le Sandwich Shop Ba-Le Sandwiches in Kailua offers a variety of dishes of Vietnamese roots with a flair of local flavor. Ba-Le Sandwiches offers some limited dog-friendly outdoor seating. Their menu hosts a variety of Asian-inspired dishes such as Pho, Vietnamese shrimp salad, and Saiman. There are also specialty items such as Pad-Nam noodles, Bahn Mi, and a lemongrass tofu sandwich. If you're feeling thirsty, they also offer tapioca pearl drinks in various flavors such as mango, taro, and Thai iced coffee. See Details
Bella Bistro Bella Bistro has an open air feel with several dog-friendly outdoor tables for your well behaved pet. They serve fresh, Mediterranean dishes in a relaxed environment and host live music every Friday night from 6:30pm to 8:30pm. The menu hosts classical appetizers like calamari, crab cakes, and stuffed mushrooms. The entrees range from seared salmon and braised lamb shank to Greek stuffed chicken breast and alfredo campanelle. There are also several wines and beers to choose from. See Details
Prima Prima's menu options are pretty simple. You can choose Pizza or Not Pizza. This quirky, modern restaurant serves wood fired, brick oven pizza with a seasonal menu that features local produce. There are several dog-friendly tables in front of the restaurant. Prima has a brunch, lunch, and dinner menu as well as a fair selection of wines and beer. They host a happy hour each evening at various times where you can get $5 wine and cocktails, $3 beers, and $4 off all pizzas. The Not Pizza options include salads, sandwiches, and pasta options that are made with locally grown ingredients. Their pizzas include the brunch favorite Bacon and Eggs, the Kona street which features truffle oil and a soft poached egg, or the classic Margherita. See Details
Grylt Grylt specializes in providing grilled plate and protein rich Power Meals as well as fresh sandwiches, wraps, and salads. There are several outdoor tables that are dog-friendly. Grylt strives to provide food options that are not only healthy but are good for the environment by using recycled materials and compostable plates. The platters and plates allow you to build your meal with a protein such as Ahi tuna, tofu, or Angus steak then add your starch and vegetables. There are four toppings to choose from with Asian fusion, citrus herb, toasted garlic, and carrot ginger. The Power Meals come in three options of the Surf and Turf, Slammin Steak, or Double Chicken. See Details
Teddy's Bigger Burgers At Teddy's Bigger Burgers, bigger is better. With plenty of dog-friendly seating outside, you and your pup can dig into a delicious burger at Teddy's in Kailua. The menu features a score of burgers and sandwiches. You can build your own burger or enjoy one of the many specials such as the Spudtacular or the Kalauea Fire burger. There are also several salads and baskets to choose from if you're craving chicken, fish, or somethig a little lighter. Teddy's Bigger Burgers prides itself on using only 100% fresh chilled ground chuck and use their own recipes in their sweet and tangy Super Sauce or Teddy's Teriyaki Sauce. Whatever you choose, just remember to bring Fido and a big appetite! See Details
Island Snow Island Snow is surf-inspired shave ice stand within their sporting goods store. There are several dog-friendly benches where you and Fido can enjoy one of their cool cones. They have classic flavors liek the Godzilla Grape or Ono Orange as well as some house creations like Koolau Lychee, Kailua Coffee, and Maunawili Mango. Island Snow's main claim to fame may be how often they've been visited by President Obama and his family. Island Snow is just a short walk from the Kailua Beach Park making it a convenient place to stop by for a refreshing treat after a day in the surf and sun. See Details
The Coffee Bean & Tea Leaf You can find craft drinks from brewed coffee to seasonal selections on the menu at The Coffee Bean & Tea Leaf. Dogs are welcome at this location in Kailua where there are two dog-friendly tables outside. The coffee menu ranges from specialty brews and iced coffee to caffeine free drinks and the Nitro cold brew. The cafe also serves tea, blended ice drinks, and espresso. Seasonal drinks offer different flavors throughout the year with summery options like Raspberry Cold Brew Tea or the autumnal Pumpkin Caramel Latte. You might even find fresh baked snacks like the chocolate twist or muffins. 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
Nico's at Pier 38 Seafood as fresh as it gets (from the fish market next door) and reasonable prices make this a very popular restaurant for both locals and tourists. Dogs are welcome on the scenic patio overlooking the water. See Details
Greek Marina The dog-friendly Greek Marina restaurant provides authentic and innovative Greek cuisine in a relaxed setting near Honolulu's popular Koko Marina waterfront. Menu includes dolmades, falafel, baba ghanoush, gyros, moussaka, and baklava for dessert. Fido is welcome at outdoor tables. See Details