Dog Friendly Restaurants in Kensington, MD

There are 3 pet friendly restaurants in Kensington that welcome dogs at their outdoor tables, and 1137 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 Kensington. Bone appetit!

Pet Friendly Java Nation
Java Nation Java Nation is an eclectic cafe with two dog-friendly tables where they will happily provide a water bowl for your pup. Their menu features a wide range of coffee, tea, smoothies, bubble tea, and other specialty drinks. To eat, they offer sandwiches, crepes, and baked goods. Java Nation is open Monday through Friday from 6am to 6pm, Saturday from 7am to 6pm, and Sunday from 8am to 5pm. See Details
Pet Friendly Vie De France Bakery & Cafe
Vie De France Bakery & Cafe Vie De France Bakery & Cafe offers grab and go as well as dine in cafe settings where you can enjoy a French snack with Fido. This location in Kensington offers dog-friendly seating outside with three tables. The menus include light bites like paninis, soup, sandwiches, and quiche. The bakery offers a huge range of traditional options like croissants, pastries, muffins, bread, and much more. Whether you are craving a sweet treat or just a light, freshly baked snack, Vie De France Bakery & Cafe has you covered. 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
Donut King Donut King specializes in handmade, fresh donuts but offers breakfast and lunch plates, too. They have four dog-friendly tables outside so Fido can enjoy a meal with you. They offer coffee, bagels, croissants, and breakfast platters. For lunch, you'll find deli sandwiches, wraps, pita sandwiches, and other light plates. Donut King is open Monday through Friday from 5am to 7pm, Saturday from 6am to 6pm, and Sunday from 6am to 3pm. See Details
Lena's Wood-Fired Pizza & Tap Lena's Wood-Fired Pizza & Tap is a dog-friendly eatery in Alexandria, VA, where Fido is welcome to join you at a table on the outdoor patio that is also heated in cooler weather. Lena's serves wood-fired pizza, pasta, paninis, plus beer, wine, and cocktails. Be sure to ask about the doggy menu! See Details
Art and Soul Art and Soul in Washington DC is dog friendly! The restaurant features an inventive, Southern-inspired menu and modern cocktails with dog-friendly patio seating. Art & Soul has a dog menu with creatively named items like The Hungry Dawg and Peanut-Banana Pupsicles. The menu for humans features a varied array of delicious options including bacon cheddar cornbread, braised short rib empanadas, seared diver scallops, duck leg confit, and fried Amish chicken. See Details
Logan Tavern Fill up on delicious American comfort grub at this well-loved Logan Circle favorite where dogs are welcome at outdoor tables. Tasty menu options include ginger calamari, baked meatballs, PEI mussels, chipotle fried chicken, shrimp po'boys, bison burgers, and Cajun rubbed salmon. Opens at 11:30am during the week, 10:30am on weekends. See Details
Virtue Feed & Grain Fido can join you at an outdoor table with waterfront views on the patio at the dog-friendly Virtue Feed & Grain in Old Town Alexandria, VA. This restored feed and grain warehouse from the 1800s serves upscale, farm-fresh American pub-fare, has a large bourbon collection and also serves local beers. See Details
Clare and Don's Beach Shack Clare and Don's Beach Shack in Falls Church, VA offers seafood and sandwiches in a casual setting. Outside seating is dog friendly. See Details
Denizens A variety of craft beer, plus a food menu that includes wings, pulled pork tacos, smoked beef brisket sandwiches, and baby back ribs. The 200-seat outdoor beer garden welcomes dogs. See Details
Peacock Cafe Established in 1991, Peacock Cafe is a tradition in Georgetown life. It is one of the friendliest restaurants and bars to enjoy an eclectic menu that offers something for everyone. Around the clock, lunch to dinner into the night, Peacock Cafe attracts followers. There is outdoor sidewalk seating during seasonal weather. Inside, the cosmopolitan interior offer view of a charming courtyard. We are proud to have Chef Maziar Farivar featured at the prestigious James Beard Foundation Dinner in NYC in 2010 and 2012, and just recently Chef Maziar has been selected amongst the group of 60 chefs across the U.S. to the "Diplomatic Culinary Partnership Initiative" ,Setting the Table for Diplomacy, thru the Department of State.

Peacock Cafe has a wonderful outdoor area and on the weekends it's the neighborhood place to go with your dog.
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Four Sisters Restaurant Four Sisters Restaurant offers authentic Vietnamese cuisine with an extensive menu of options. There are a few outdoor tables with dog-friendly seating available when the weather is nice. Four Sisters offers family meals that for two, four, six, or ten people. You'll also find a huge selection of traditional dishes like pho, noodle soups, stir fry, rice dishes, and much more. They also have separate sections for vegetarian, gluten free, and non-MSG items. Four Sisters Restaurant is open seven days a week from 11am to 10pm, and reservations are highly suggested for weekend dining. See Details
Le Refuge Restaurant Le Refuge Restaurant is Old Town's oldest French restaurant, offering classics like Fresh Dove Sole and Frog Legs. And dogs are welcome! See Details
Lost Dog Cafe Dunn Loring The Original Lost Dog Café has rescued, sponsored and placed hundreds of abandoned and unwanted animals over the past 13 years. See Details
Commissary This laid-back neighborhood cafe lends itself well to everything from a cold afternoon beer to a tasty breakfast bite. Delicious menu options include chicken nachos, thin crust pizza, grilled salmon, steak frites, coconut curry stir fry, patty melts, and fish tacos. Dogs are welcome at outdoor tables during the summer. Opens daily at 8am. See Details
Makers Union Pub Makers Union is a neighborhood pub in Reston, VA serving food and destination drinks crafted with local ingredients and local makers in mind. Fido is welcome to join you at an outdoor table on the pet-friendly patio. See Details
Chef Geoff's Chef Geoff's is known for its reliable, classic American cuisine, fabulous Sunday jazz brunches, and a spacious outdoor dining section that welcomes dogs. Menu features honey-sriracha wings, crispy calamari, Hawaiian pizza, jumbo lump crabcake sandwiches, wild mushroom ravioli, and Italian sausage penne, plus and extensive selection of craft cocktails and global wines. Opens at 11:30am Monday thru Saturday, 10:30am on Sunday. See Details
White Oak Tavern Farm-to-table brewpub with up to 30 brews on tap. Barbecue, high-end burgers and sandwiches are your typical fare. Free pint glasses, handmade pizzas on Tuesdays. Picnic tables, fenced area for dogs.

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Ale House Columbia Ale House offers over 50 bottled, canned, and draft craft beers and a menu that includes Thai shrimp, Tex-Mex rolls, roasted pear salad, Buffalo chicken flatbread, angry mussels, Korean beef tacos, crab cake dinners, and steak frites. Shaded umbrella tables are dog friendly. See Details
Rocklands Barbeque Rocklands Barbeque has been serving finger-licking good barbecue to the Arlington area since 2007, in a recognizable location known for its famous mural and dog-friendly outdoor patio that hosts Yappy Hours during the summer. Dig into mouthwatering beef brisket, baby back ribs, chopped pork, pulled chicken, and grilled Italian sausage. See Details
Baked & Wired Bring your dog to this bakery that makes dog treats in flavors like Peanut Butter Krunch and Bacon & Cheese in addition to fresh baked bread, brewed coffee and espresso, pastries, muffins, cookies, and quiche. Outdoor seating is dog friendly. See Details
Vaso's Kitchen Enjoy authentic, delicious Greek favorites. Pets welcome at outdoor tables. See Details
Montmartre Montmarte serves tasty French bistro classics with a wallet-friendly wine list in a cozy, warm setting. Pets welcome at outdoor tables. See Details
The Dairy Godmother The Dairy Godmother sells worthwhile ice creams and frozen custards. While you are there, make sure to pick up a puppy pop for your dog(s). See Details
Ireland's Four Courts Ireland's Four Courts in Arlington, VA, serves authentic Irish pub eats such as Dubliner Mac & Cheese and Chicken Innishmore. Outdoor tables welcome dogs. See Details