Dog Friendly Restaurants in Lancaster, OH

There are 8 pet friendly restaurants in Lancaster 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 Lancaster. Bone appetit!

Pet Friendly Ale House 1890
Ale House 1890 Ale House 1890, located in Lancaster, OH, is a trendy gastropub that serves up a variety of delicious drinks and tasty eats. Fido is welcome to join you at one of their pet-friendly outdoor tables while you enjoy your day. Start off with a craft cocktail and an order of the Chilean Blue Mussels - one pound of blue mussels steamed with garlic, white wine, and blistered tomatoes, served with garlic toast. Next, tuck into the Farmhouse Smoked Chop - a 10oz bone-in pork chop smoked to perfection and served over roasted sweet potatoes with caramelized onions, finished with house-made apple-cranberry chutney and served with roasted veggies. Or go for the unique Pig & Fig Pizza topped with prosciutto, fig jelly, bleu cheese, mozzarella, and caramelized red onions. Ale House 1890 is open Monday through Saturday from 11am to 1am. See Details
Pet Friendly The Well
The Well The Well, located in Lancaster, OH, is a casual joint that serves up a small assortment of delicious eats, complete with vegetarian-friendly choices. Fido is welcome to join you at one of their three pet-friendly outdoor tables while you enjoy your meal. Start off with an order of the Watermelon Crunch Kale Salad with kale, watermelon, avocado, radishes, red onion, quinoa, salty almonds, spicy sweet pumpkin seeds, and spring onion cashew spread. Next, try the Peach Pie Pita - a millet-flax pita topped with caramel dip, strawberry-plum-basil spread, peaches, apples, and maple pecan clusters, served with a simple kale salad. Or go for the Garden Tuna Pita topped with spring onion cashew spread, roasted red pepper hummus, cucumbers, pea shoots, and tomato pesto wild-caught albacore tuna. The Well is open Monday through Friday from 8am to 3pm. See Details
Donatos Pizza Branding itself as American's original Edge to Edge pizza, Donatos Pizza is a dog-friendly spot to enjoy a slice in Lancaster. Visitors to the pizzeria can head to one of its six outdoor tables to dig into a Bourbon BBQ Bacon pie. Donatos' menu includes oven-baked subs, an array of salads, shareable plates such as Meatballs, Boneless Wings, Fresh Stuffed Jalapenos, and Asiago Cheese Garlic Bread, and create your own and specialty pizzas such as Hot Chicken, Serious Meat, Skinny Pizza, Hawaiian, and Vegan It's Greek to Me Pizza. 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
Whit's Frozen Custard Whit's Frozen Custard serves up old school frozen custard with a broad selection of rotating flavors to appeal to any palate. You can stop by this Lancaster location with Fido where they have two dog-friendly tables outside. You can choose a simple scoop or mix it up with their large selection of toppings and pre-designed mixed flavors. Some of the house specials include options like the Caramel Apple or Hawaiian Luau with pineapple, coconut half of a banana, and macadamia nuts. They also offer banana splits, brownie dishes, shakes, malts, and floats. Don't forget to ask about the flavors of the week! A drive-thru window is also available if you don't want to tie your dog up outside while you go in to order. See Details
Donut World Donut World, located in Lancaster, OH, is a casual bakery that serves up a variety of tasty donuts. Fido is welcome to join you at one of their pet-friendly outdoor tables while you indulge your sweet tooth. Donut World is open 24 hours a day, so you and your pup can enjoy a bite at all hours! See Details
Panera Bread Panera Bread on Ety Road NW has five pet-friendly outdoor tables, so you can bring your dog along to dine. The popular national chain serves breakfast, lunch, dinner, and snacks. Stop by early for one of their freshly baked breakfast sandwiches, pastries, or Baked Egg Souffles. Panera Bread is known for their fresh, and clean eating salads, soups, and sandwiches like Bacon Turkey Bravo, Napa Almond Chicken Salad, and Steak and White Cheddar Panini. They have a full espresso and coffee bar where you can get signature drinks like the Hot Chocolate with Chocolate Chip Marshmallows, and Plum Ginger Hibiscus Tea. Please note that table service isn't available, so your dog will need to be tied up outside while you go in to order. See Details
Sonic Drive-In This fast food restaurant on Ety Pointe Drive NW 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
Dairy Queen Dairy Queen is a dog-friendly quick-service food concept serving frozen sweet treats to Lancaster locals and tourists alike. A lot of outdoor tables are available to dog owners with a sweet tooth wanting to indulge alongside Fido. Dairy Queen's menu is comprised of Grillburgers, artisan-style sandwiches, hot dogs, chicken strip baskets, snacks such as Pretzel Sticks with Zesty Queso, Potato Skins, and chicken snack melts, salads, and sides such as fries, onion rings, and cheese curds. Its menu also includes blizzards, hot desserts a la mode, dipped cones, sundaes, cold and blended coffees, shakes, malts, and Orange Julius drinks. A drive-thru window is also available if you don't want to tie your dog up outside while you go in to order. See Details
Millstone Southern Smoked BBQ Millstone Southern Smoked BBQ, located in Logan, OH, is a dog friendly BBQ joint where Fido is welcome to join you at an outdoor table on the covered patio. The menu features southern smoked barbeque, hearty sandwiches, and refreshing draft beer. See Details
City Barbeque City Barbeque is a popular chain BBQ eatery, offering delicious smoked meats in a casual setting that welcomes dogs at outdoor tables. Choose from delicious beef brisket, pulled pork, sausage, turkey breast, and St. Louis style ribs. Open 10am to 10pm Monday thru Saturday and 11am to 9pm on Sunday. See Details
BrewDog DogTap Columbus BrewDog DogTap Columbus, located in Canal Winchester, OH, is a trendy brewpub that serves up a vast number of delicious brews and an assortment of tasty eats. Fido is welcome to join you at this pet-friendly establishment while you enjoy a cold beer and maybe play a little bit of pinball. When you start to get hungry, simply chow down on the Identity Crisis Burger topped with pulled pork, crispy tortilla strips, chipotle cream, a sunny-side-up egg, and avocado cream. Or go for the Chili Chorizo Pizza topped with fresh chorizo, cotija cheese, dried chili oil, cilantro, chili verde salsa, sweet corn, and arugula. See Details
Brewery 33 Brewery 33, located in Logan, OH, is a casual brewery that serves up a variety of tasty craft beers. Fido is welcome to join you at one of their pet-friendly tables while you enjoy a pint. Choose from options including Mingo Mango Gose, Falls Mill Milkstout, Worthington Park Porter, and much more. Brewery 33 is open Monday through Thursday from 12pm to 9pm, Friday through Saturday from 12pm to 10pm, and Sunday from 12pm to 8pm. See Details
Barrel & Boar Cooking up savory BBQ in the capital since 1983, Barrel & Boar uses slow smoked meats and Southern influence to create a casual menu that brings the South and Midwest together. Choose from Ohio brisket, pulled pork, smoked sausage, rib tips, and chicken. Other menu favorites include shrimp and grits, spicy pork mac and cheese, and Texas cheesesteaks. Outdoor seating area welcomes dogs. See Details
The Ridge Inn Restaurant Gourmet cuisine and homemade donuts. Dogs are allowed outside on the wrap-around porch. Very welcoming, water bowls provided See Details
Papa Boo's Papa Boo's, located in Thornville, OH, 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 drink and an order of the Loaded Tater Tots topped with shredded cheddar, bacon, and scallions. Next, chow down on the Taco Pizza topped with seasoned ground beef, onions, black olives, provolone, cheddar cheese, jalapeno peppers, lettuce, and tomato, served with sour cream and salsa. Or go for the Italian Sub with provolone, salami, ham, pepperoni, hot peppers, onions, lettuce, tomato, and Italian dressing! See Details
Prost Beer & Wine Cafe Prost offers a great selection of local beer and wine, light lunch fare, and dog-friendly patio seating. Menu includes salads, paninis, German brats, and a bruschetta bar. See Details
Bibibop Asian Grill Bibibop Asian Grill is a dog-friendly healthy fast-casual restaurant serving Korean-inspired cuisine to Columbus locals and tourists alike. The Grill offers four outdoor tables to dog owners wanting to dig into a meal alongside Fido. Bibibop's menu includes customizable bowls, rolls, and noodles. Guests can choose from purple rice, white rice, salad, a roll or noodles and then pile them with hot toppings such as black beans or potatoes, proteins, cold toppings, and sauces such as Cucumber Wasabi, Sesame Ginger, Korean Red, Yum Yum, and Teriyaki. Sides such as kimchi, pineapple, and edamame are also available. 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
Massey's Pizza Massey's Pizza on E Main Street has five dog-friendly tables outside. This pizzeria allows you to get your pizza cooked how you like it, a little well done, well done, regular bake, or medium done, just like when you order a steak. In addition to pizzas, the menu includes stromboli, spaghetti, lasagna, specialty salads, and twenty varieties of Jersey-style subs, grinders, hoagies, and cheesesteaks. One of their newest pizzas is the Sicilian Deep Dish Pizza, a deep dish crust, pepperoni, Italian sausage, mozzarella, and provolone. 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
Dairy Queen Dairy Queen has a drive thru and outdoor tables where you can enjoy a hamburger, hot dog or dipped cone with Fido. Just no chocolate on his! See Details
Hocking Hills Diner Hocking Hills Diner, located in Logan, OH, is a dog friendly eatery where Fido is welcome to join you at an outdoor table for breakfast, lunch or dinner on a shaded patio. They offer many local favorites and have daily specials. The breakfast menu includes a variety of egg dishes, waffles, sausage gravy and biscuits, French toast, oatmeal, and hotcakes. Lunch and dinner options include sandwiches, salads, burgers, meatloaf, spaghetti, pork chops, BBQ chicken, pecan crusted tilapia and more. Be sure to save room for one of their homemade desserts! See Details
Urban Grille Located within the Hocking Hills Golf Club, Urban Grille is a beautiful golf course view restaurant with a patio overlooking the green. Dogs are welcome at outdoor tables on the pet-friendly patio. See Details
Graeter's Ice Cream Graeter's Ice Cream, located in Pickerington, is a small-batch ice cream shop that serves up French pot-style ice cream created using fresh, delicious ingredients. Fido is welcome to join you at one of their pet-friendly outdoor benches while you indulge your sweet tooth. Choose from an array of flavors including Vienna Coffee, Dutch Milk Chocolate, Butter Pecan, Salted Caramel, Bourbon Pecan Chocolate Chip, Toffee Chocolate Chip, Peach, Pumpkin, Cinnamon, and more! Try the Cheese Crown - cheesecake-flavored ice cream with cinnamon sugar pastry pieces and fondant icing flakes! A drive-thru window is also available if you don't want to tie your dog up outside while you go in to order. See Details
Firehouse Subs Firehouse Subs, located in Pickerington, is a popular deli-style eatery that serves up a variety of tasty subs and salads. Fido is welcome to join you at one of their pet-friendly outdoor tables while you enjoy your meal. Try the Hook and Ladder Sub with smoked turkey, Virginia honey ham, and melted Monterey jack cheese. Order it Fully Involved to get mayo, deli mustard, lettuce, tomato, and onion! Or try the New York Steamer Sub with USDA corned beef brisket, pastrami, melted provolone, deli mustard, mayo, and Italian dressing. For something a bit lighter, try the Firehouse Salad with romaine, tomato, bell pepper, cucumber, mozzarella, pepperoncini peppers, and dressing, with your choice of smoked turkey, grilled chicken, or Virginia honey ham. Please note that table service isn't available, so your dog will need to be tied up outside while you go in to order. See Details
Hungry Buffalo Hungry Buffalo is a friendly neighborhood tavern in Logan, OH serving dishes with game meat or fresh, all-natural ingredients. Dogs are welcome at outdoor tables in the pet-friendly seating area. See Details