Dog Friendly Restaurants in Lakeland, FL

There are 65 pet friendly restaurants in Lakeland 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 Lakeland. Bone appetit!

Pet Friendly Frescos Southern Kitchen & Bar
Frescos Southern Kitchen & Bar Frescos Southern Kitchen & Bar is a dog-friendly eatery in Lakeland, FL, where Fido is welcome to join you at an outdoor table. They offer breakfast, lunch, dinner, and brunch with a combination of modern and traditional southern eats. See Details
Pet Friendly Ford's Garage Lakeland
Ford's Garage Lakeland Ford's Garage Lakeland is a Ford-themed, American-style restaurant in Lakeland, FL serving comfort food from burgers to salads. Fido is welcome to join you at one of several pet-friendly tables under the pergola, and dogs are given their own water dish. See Details
Harry's Seafood Bar & Grille Harry's Seafood Bar & Grille is a dog-friendly restaurant in Lakeland, FL. Fido is welcome to join you at a table on the outdoor seating area. Serving up a Creole twist on seafood classics, you're going to want to try their VooDoo shrimp, gumbo, red beans and rice, and Bourbon Street salmon while you're visiting. Don't forget to round out your meal with a delicious banana's foster or oreo beignets! See Details
GrillSmith Varied menu includes spicy Thai shrimp and filet tip eggrolls. Pets allowed on the patio.
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Fish City Grill Fish City Grill, located in Lakeland, is a casual bar and eatery that specializes in fresh, delicious seafood. Choose from menu options including appetizers, soups, salads, shrimp, catfish, oysters, tacos, chicken, sandwiches, burgers, and more. Fido is welcome to join you at one of their seven pet-friendly outdoor tables while you enjoy your meal. Start off with Bill's Bloody Mary (secret recipe garnished with a shrimp) and an order of the Oyster Nachos - fried oysters with chipotle tartar sauce and fresh pico de gallo. Next, chow down on Serafin's Fish Tacos - fried tilapia, cabbage, pico de gallo, shredded cheese, and ranchero sauce, rolled in a flour tortilla and grilled to perfection. Or go for a Po'Boy Sandwich with Creole mayo, lettuce, tomato, onions, pickles, and your choice of crawfish, chicken, shrimp, catfish, or oysters on a toasted baguette. See Details
Black and Brew Coffee In addition to a wide selection of coffee, Black and Brew serves soup, hot and cold sandwiches, and signature salads. Covered patio with ceiling fans is dog friendly. See Details
Abuelo's Abuelo's Mexican Food Embassy serves tasty Mexican dishes and refreshing frozen margaritas. Shaded patio welcomes dogs. Ceiling fans and water bowls are there to keep Fido cool.

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Texas Cattle Company The dog-friendly Texas Cattle Company cooks all their dry aged steaks over Florida citrus and real oak to create a smoky, rich flavor that's not to be missed. Before chowing down on the meaty main course, warm up the appetite with fried green tomatoes, bang bang shrimp, and crispy Florida gator bites. Hearty entrees include filet mignon, cattle baron ribeye, Kansas City bone-in strip steak, double cut pork chops, cedar plank salmon, and monster lobster tails. If there's room for dessert, a slice of red velvet cake or deep dish apple crumble pie makes a sweet finisher to the meal. Dogs can sit with their owners in the covered outdoor eating area. Texas Cattle Company opens at 5pm Monday through Saturday and 4pm on Sunday. See Details
Mellow Mushroom The founders of Mellow Mushroom opened their first restaurant because they saw pizza baking as an art form and wanted to offer other people the chance to enjoy their art. Mellow Mushroom on Lakeland Highlands Road is home to six pet-friendly tables outside, so you can bring Fido with you to enjoy a specialty pie, calzone, hoagie, or salad. One of their most popular pies is the Holy Shiitake Pie, an olive oil and garlic base, shiitake, button, portobello mushrooms, caramelized onions, mozzarella, and Mont Amore, finished with a garlic aioli swirl and a spritz of black truffle oil. See Details
Palace Pizza Palace Pizza is open Monday through Saturday from 11:00am to 9:00pm, and serve up fresh, delicious Italian dishes like pasta, calzones, pizza, Italian sandwiches, strombolis, and more. Grab a seat at one of their pet-friendly outdoor tables, and enjoy a slice with Fido by your side. Start your meal off with an order of garlic knots covered in garlic butter, Parmigiano cheese, and parsley. Afterwards, dig in to a slice of their Rustica pizza, topped with olive oil, fresh garlic, pepperoni, sausage, meatballs, ham, and bacon, with mozzarella, Parmigiano, and ricotta cheeses, served with a side of homemade marinara sauce! See Details
Nineteen61 Nineteen61 is a modern, quaint Latin American restaurant where the flavors of Cuba, Spain, and central Florida all converge. Fido can join you at one of their several dog-friendly tables in the lush outdoor garden seating. The menus include a prix fixe menu, dinner, Thursday lunch, and Sunday brunch. Popular dishes include the Angus Hanger Steak entree and the Pulpo appetizer. Brunch is served Sunday from 10am to 2pm and lunch is available Thursday from 11am to 2pm. Dinner is served Tuesday through Thursday from 5pm to 9pm and Friday through Saturday from 5pm to 10pm. Reservations are highly recommended. See Details
Patio 850 Located in the heart of downtown Lakeland, Patio 850 offers a seasonal menu of cosmopolitan cuisine in a lively, casual setting with dog-friendly outside seating. A diverse and flavorful menu includes escargot, braised chicken drums, Cobb salad, BBQ pork butt flatbread, jumbo crab and seafood cakes, wagyu meatloaf, pan-seared herb buttered salmon, braised short ribs, and Charleston low country shrimp with cheesy polenta. Dogs can sit with their owners on the spacious garden patio. Patio 850 is open Monday and Tuesday 4pm to 9pm, Wednesday and Thursday 4pm to 10pm, Friday and Saturday 4pm to 11pm, and is closed for private events on Sundays. See Details
The Juice Box For a healthy breakfast, lunch, or afternoon snack, make plans to visit The Juice Box, a cozy cafe offering refreshing drinks and light fare with dog-friendly outside seating. Choose from an array of juices, smoothies, medley bowls, organic chickpeas, tomato basil soup, and veggie sandwiches. See Details
Beef 'O' Brady's This casual chain eatery and sports bar serves a variety of American bar and grill classics in a modern setting that welcomes dogs in the outdoor seating area. Warm up those taste buds with delicious appetizers like boom boom shrimp, jalapeno corn fritters, and Buffalo chicken dip, then feast on hearty entrees such as Nashville hot grilled chicken, St. Louis ribs, sizzling fajitas, BBQ bacon cheeseburgers, and prime rib sandwiches. Don't forget to leave room for a warm slice of molten chocolate cake for dessert. Patio tables are dog friendly, but calling ahead for seating is required to ensure availability. Call for hours. See Details
Red Door Wine Market The Red Door's eclectic menu includes roasted bone marrow, chicken and waffles, and short rib mac & cheese.
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Cob & Pen Cob & Pen is a dog-friendly restaurant in Lakeland, Florida, that is open for brunch and dinner. Fido is welcome to join you on the patio and lawn. The menu includes handhelds, salads, fries, and snacks. Have a draft beer or cocktail with your meal. See Details
Bosko's Clubhouse Grill Bosko's Clubhouse Grill, located in Lakeland, FL, is a casual bar and eatery that serves up a variety of delicious fare. Fido is welcome to join you at one of their pet-friendly outdoor tables while you enjoy your meal. Start off with a cold beer and an order of the Loaded French Fries topped with melted jack and cheddar cheese, bacon bits, and spicy ranch dressing. Next, chow down on the Little Havana Cuban Sandwich - authentic Cuban bread filled with marinated pulled pork, sliced ham, salami, Swiss cheese, and pickles. Bosko's Clubhouse Grill is open Monday through Saturday from 7am to 8:30pm, and Sunday from 7am to 7:30pm. See Details
Federal Bar & Restaurant Federal Bar & Restaurant, located in Lakeland, FL, is a casual joint that serves up a variety of delicious drinks and tasty grub. Fido is welcome to join you at one of their pet-friendly outdoor tables while you enjoy your meal. Federal Bar & Restaurant is open Monday through Wednesday from 11am to 11pm, Thursday through Friday from 11am to 2am, Saturday from 11am to 1am, and Sunday from 10am to 5pm. See Details
Cozy Oaks Restaurant Cozy Oaks Restaurant serves Southern comfort food like biscuits and gravy, country fried steak, and meat loaf sandwich. Outdoor seating welcomes dogs. See Details
Crisper's Downtown Crisper's offers soups, salads, and sandwiches and has dog-friendly outdoor seating. See Details
The Red Top Pit Stop The Red Top Pit Stop is a roadside restaurant specializing in burgers, barbeque, and breakfast. On the weekends, they offer outdoor picnic tables with dog-friendly seating. The menu includes tasty options like the Redneck Nachos with pulled pork, barbeque sauce, and cheese. Breakfast options include popular staples like omelets and pancakes. The Red Top Pit Stop is open daily from 7am to 4pm. See Details
Garden Bistro Garden Bistro serves salads, sandwiches, and burgers, and offers dog-friendly outdoor seating. See Details
Il Forno Il Forno is a neighborhood Italian restaurant with ample dog-friendly seating for up to twenty guests. Casual bites like pizza, calzones, and stromboli can all be customized with your choice of toppings, and pizza by the slice is available before 4:00pm. Larger entrees include paninis, oven baked dishes, and pasta with house specials like the Il Forno Baked Lasagna. The restaurant is open Tuesday through Thursday from 11:00am to 9:30pm, Friday from 11:00am to 10:30pm, Saturday from 11:30am to 10:30pm, and Sunday from 11:30am to 9:30pm. See Details
Palace Italian Traditional Italian favorites with a dog-friendly outdoor seating area. See Details