Dog Friendly Restaurants in Lawrence, KS

There are 31 pet friendly restaurants in Lawrence 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 Lawrence. Bone appetit!

Pet Friendly Chipotle
Chipotle Chipotle specializes in organic, unprocessed, and naturally raised ingredients. This 'made fresh and healthy' Mexican eatery features tasty burritos - including their famous fajita burrito; plus tacos, salads, salsas, and more. All items are made in front of the customer to their specific order. They also offer outdoor dining. Dogs are allowed at the outeside tables; they must be under their owner's control and leashed at all times. Someone will need to go inside to order food without the dog and bring the food outside. See Details
Pet Friendly Buffalo Wild Wings
Buffalo Wild Wings Buffalo Wild Wings serves traditional bar food and allows dogs on the outdoor patio. Bowls of water will be provided. See Details
Gaslight Tavern Traditional car food and local craft beer. Shaded patio is dog friendly. See Details
Bird Dog Bar Located in The Oread hotel and named for an owner�s dog, Bird Dog Bar serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner options like burgers, sandwiches, wraps, protein entrees, salads, and appetizers, plus a full bar. A handful of dog-friendly tables on the patio are perfect for Fido! Bring him along and try the Hummus Steak Sandwich with chimichurri and grilled onions on a grilled hoagie gun, or treat yourself to the Kansas City Strip Loin, hand-cut to ten ounces and served with mushrooms and onions. Bird Dog Bar is open Sunday through Thursday from 7:00am to 12:00 midnight and Friday and Saturday from 7:00am to 1:30am. The kitchen closes at 10:00pm Sunday through Wednesday and 11:00pm Thursday through Saturday. See Details
Ladybird Diner Ladybird Diner is a funky, eclectic breakfast joint in downtown Lawrence dishing out diner food with a twist and featuring five dog-friendly outdoor tables! Bring Fido along for coffee and pie, or have a hearty breakfast of eggs, biscuits, and gravy. Ladybird Diner is open Sunday through Thursday from 7:00am to 3:00pm and Friday and Saturday from 7:00am to 10:00pm. See Details
The Burger Stand The Burger Stand at The Casbah is a gourmet burger joint offering specialty burgers, all-beef hot dogs, salads, veggie options, beer, and a variety of fries. Bring Fido along to eight dog-friendly outdoor tables! Try the Smoke burger with bacon, gouda cheese, and chipotle-cocoa ketchup, or go for The Classic with Vermont white cheddar and assorted seasonal greens. Turkey patties are available, as well as several vegetarian patties like Black Bean and Spicy Shiitake. Make sure to wash it down with a craft beer! The Burger Stand is open in downtown Lawrence Monday through Saturday from 11:00am to 2:00am and Sunday from 10:00am to 2:00am. See Details
Johnny's Tavern This sports bar on N 2nd Street has four dog-friendly tables outside. Johnny's Tavern offers an extensive menu that includes gourmet burgers, hand-tossed New York style pizza, wings, and tacos. For a taste of England, you and Fido can share a portion of fish 'n' chips: pub battered fish fillets with chips, hush puppies, coleslaw, and Johnny's tartar sauce. Alternatively, if you prefer the flavors of Asia, pick up your chopsticks and plunge them into the teriyaki stir fry, served with broccoli, green beans, mushrooms, red pepper, and onions over rice pilaf with your choice of chicken, steak or shrimp. See Details
Leeway Franks Leeway Franks in Lawrence serves up handcrafted sausages and cold beer and features a single dog-friendly standing-only table. Bring Fido along and try a house-made Leeway Frank special with a beef frankfurter, brown mustard, sauteed onions, sauerkraut, and a poppy seed bun, served with tots or fries. Chalkboard specials and Happy Hour choices are available as well. Leeway Franks is open Tuesday through Saturdya from 11:00am to 8:00pm. See Details
Bigg's BBQ Voted �Best BBQ of Lawrence� nine years in a row by Top of the Hill, Bigg�s Barbecue is a smokehouse and sports bar offering nontraditional barbecue, daily specials, signature ribs, burgers, sandwiches, salads and more, plus plenty of televisions and beer on tap. Unlike most Kansas City-style barbecue, all of Bigg�s brisket, pork, chicken, and sausage is served with sauce, instead of just dry rub seasonings. A single small dog-friendly table works for Fido; bring him along for a feast! Try Bigg�s Signature Sandwich with chopped beef or pulled pork topped with queso and fried onion strings, or go for the Baby Back Ribs; be sure to finish it off with house-brewed Bigg Time Root Beer! Bigg�s Barbecue is open Monday through Saturday from 11:00am to 10:00pm and Sunday from 11:00am to 9:00pm. See Details
The Roost Located in the heart of downtown Lawrence, The Roost serves up breakfast, lunch, pastries, coffee, and cocktails in a warm space inspired by old grocery and hardware stores. Bring Fido along to the dog-friendly outdoor seating and check out specials like the French Toasted in spiked custard, fresh Biscuits and Gravy, or a Ham and Cheese omelet for breakfast; or stop by for lunch and go for the Roasted Turkey Club topped with lettuce, tomato, bacon, and chipotle mayo on sourdough. Baked goods are available daily, as well as coffee drinks! The Roost is open seven days a week from 7:00am to 3:00pm. See Details
Taco Zone Taco Zone is a Southern California-style taqueria serving up street tacos, burritos, tortas, and nachos, and offering a handful of dog-friendly outdoor seats along the outside of the bar. The taco fillings rotate daily; try the 3-Taco combo of Green Chile Chicken, Chicken Mole Poblano, and Steak Picada! The signature Nachos Royale come with choice of filling, plus roasted garlic queso, pico de gallo, and crema. The restaurant serves beer and margaritas as well. Taco Zone is open Tuesday through Thursday from 11:00am to 9:00pm and Friday and Saturday from 11:00am to 10:00pm. See Details
Quinton's Bar & Deli Quinton's Bar & Deli on Massachusetts Street has two pet-friendly outdoor tables, so you can bring your dog along with your to dine. You can fill up on burgers, salads, sandwiches and more at this bar and deli. Soup in a bread bowl is available for a hot and , with four different housemade soups like Broccoli and Cheese, Creamy Potato Bacon, Chili, and Beer Cheese. Pair one up for a combo meal with half a sandwich or a salad. There are baked potatoes loaded with meats, cheeses, and veggies too. Quinton's Bar & Deli has a full list of beer, wine, cocktails, and more. See Details
Mi Ranchito Mi Ranchito is a Mexican cantina serving up a fresh, authentic menu of quesadillas, nachos, enchiladas, chimichangas, tacos, gluten-friendly choices, margaritas, tamales, and more! Fido is welcome at five dog-friendly tables! Bring him along and go for the fan-favorite Cream Cheese Chicken Enchiladas with grilled chicken and Monterey jack cheese and sliced avocados, or try the light Mango Chicken salad topped with roasted corn and black bean salsa, Monterey jack cheese, fresh mango slices, strawberries, and avocado. The Stuffed Fried Avocado is a crowd-pleasing appetizer, filled with grilled chicken, cheese, cream cheese, and champagne sauce! Mi Ranchito is open Sunday through Thursday from 11:00am to 10:00pm and Friday and Saturday from 11:00am to 11:00pm. See Details
Wayne & Larry's Sports Bar & Grill Wayne and Larry�s Sports Bar and Grill is a friendly college town pub featuring wall-to-wall televisions and projection screens, pool tables, shuffleboard, cold beer, and a menu of Chicago-style specials, plus sandwiches, steak burgers, wings, and lunch specials. Bring Fido along to four dog-friendly tables to watch the game! Try appetizers like Fried Pickles with ranch dressing or Windy City Nachos topped with cheese, ground beef, tomatoes, jalapenos, and sour cream, or go for the Chicago classic Italian Beef sandwich topped with thin-sliced Italian beef and au jus with sweet peppers or hot giardiniera. Wayne and Larry�s Sports Bar and Grill is open seven days a week from 11:00am to 2:00am. See Details
Sonic Drive-In If your pup isn't always on his best behavior at traditional restaurants, share a burger with him from the comfort of your own car instead! See Details
Black Stag Brewery & Pub Black Stag Brewery & Pub, located in Lawrence, KS, is a casual brewpub 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 day. Black Stag Brewery & Pub is open Monday through Thursday from 4pm to 11pm, Friday through Saturday from 11am to 12am, and Sunday from 10:30am to 11pm. See Details
Papa Keno's Pizzeria This pizzeria on Massachusetts Street has 50 pet-friendly outdoor tables, so you can bring your dog along to share a slice. Papa Keno's Pizzeria has a straightforward menu and serves thin crust and Sicilian style pizza Build your own pie with a combination of dozens of toppings, or go for one of their specialty pies like the Bon Chovy or the Carnivore. If you aren't feeling like pizza, Papa Keno's Pizzeria has salads and sandwiches including the Meatball Grinder and the Atomic Chicken. If you are stopping in for lunch, Papa Keno's Pizzeria offers slices as big as your head and combinations. 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
Fuzzy's Taco Shop Fuzzy's Taco Shop, located in Lawrence, is a casual joint that serves up a variety of Tex-Mex-style eats. Choose from menu options including starters, soups, salads, tacos, burritos, burrito bowls, nachos, quesadillas, and more. Fido is welcome to join you at one of their four pet-friendly outdoor tables while you enjoy your meal. Start off with a Chips and Fire Roasted Salsa - fresh tortilla chips seasoned with Fuzzy Dust and served with fire-roasted salsa. Next, chow down on the California Heat Taco - a soft corn tortilla filled with tempura shrimp, bacon, avocado, feta, shredded cheese, pico de gallo, and sriracha-lime sauce. Or go for the Fajita Beef Burrito Bowl with fajita beef, lettuce, cilantro-lime rice, black beans, guacamole, pico de gallo, shredded cheese, cilantro, and spicy chimichurri sauce. 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
McAlister's Deli McAlister's Deli is a dog-friendly restaurant on W 27th St. This deli has four tables outside for dogs and their owners. Their chefs are proud to serve food prepared with fresh ingredients made to order. The crafted sandwiches on the menu are the specialty of the kitchen. Meat eaters can indulge in the McAlister's Club, the King Club, horseradish roast beef and cheddar, garden fresh turkey, or the black cherry and ham sandwich. Vegetarians can indulge in their new veggie sandwich or the four cheese griller, a mom-made favorite prepared their way. If you like the sound of ginormous spuds, you can order one of their topped potatoes instead, like the black Angus roast beef spud. Please note that table service isn't available, so you'll need to tie your dog up while you order inside. See Details
Noodles & Company Noodles & Company on W 8th Street has five pet-friendly tables where you are welcome to dine with your dog. Noodles & Company has noodle and pasta dishes with an international flare. You can get Asian dishes like Japanese Pan Noodles, Italian bowls including Spaghetti and Meatballs, and comfort food meals like Wisconsin Mac and Cheese. Most of the entrees can be made gluten-free. Salads, soups, and shareable items including Korean BBQ Meatballs, Potstickers, and Cheesy Garlic Bread. Check out the rotating specials and you might find Buffalo Mac and Cheese and Pasta Fresca. Bringing the kids with your too? No problem. Noodles & Company has kids meals. Please note that table service isn't available, so your dog will have to be tied up outside when you go in to order. See Details
Sandbar Subs Sandbar Subs is a healthy, hearty hoagie shop in Lawrence serving up sandwiches, plus breakfast burritos, biscuits and gravy, and more! Bring Fido along to the single dog-friendly outdoor table and try the hummus, or the Cubano sandwich. Breakfast is served all day. Sandbar Subs is open Monday through Saturday from 8:00am to 8:00pm and Sunday from 10:00am to 2:00pm. See Details
On the Border Mexican Grill & Cantina On the Border Mexican Grill & Cantina on Iowa Street has ten pet-friendly outdoor tables, so you are can bring your pup along. On the Border Mexican Grill & Cantina has a huge menu of Tex-Mex dishes from Avocado Fries to Chimichangas. Hand-rolled enchiladas, including Chile Beef, Tomatilla, and Enchiladas Suizas, plus fajitas, burritos, and chimichangas. If you are looking for something a little lighter, On the Border Mexican Grill & Cantina offers Grilled Burrito Bowls with your choice of chicken, steak, shrimp or portobello. House specialties include the Hatch Chile Burger and Carribean Mango Grilled Fish. Diners with a sweet tooth may want to save room for one of the restaurant's desserts, like Caramel Churros, Sopapillas, or Tres Leches Cheesecake. See Details
Minsky's Pizza Minsky's Pizza, located in Lawrence, KS, is a casual pizzeria that serves up a variety of delicious Italian fare. Fido is welcome to join you at one of their pet-friendly outdoor tables while you enjoy your meal. Minsky's Pizza is open Sunday through Thursday from 11am to 10pm, and Friday through Saturday from 11am to 11pm. See Details
Einstein Bros. Bagels Einstein Bros. Bagels, located at Massachusetts Street, Lawrence, is a casual bakery and cafe-style eatery that serves up a variety of tasty fare. Choose from menu options including bagels, cream cheese shmears, breakfast sandwiches, hot lunch sandwiches, pastries, baked goods, and more. Fido is welcome to join you at one of their three pet-friendly outdoor tables while you enjoy your meal. Choose a bagel in your favorite flavor (Asiago, Blueberry, Cinnamon Raisin, Cheesy Hash Brown, Green Chile, Cheddar Jalapeno, and more) then top it with the shmear of your choice (Onion and Chive, Smoked Salmon, Maple, Jalapeno Salsa, Garden Veggie, Honey Almond, Strawberry, and more! Or go for a tasty Nova Lox Sandwich. This joint even offers handy bagel treats for your pooch! Please note that table service isn't available, so you'll need to tie your dog up while you order inside. See Details