Dog Friendly Restaurants in Newport News, VA

There are 38 pet friendly restaurants in Newport News 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 Newport News. Bone appetit!

Pet Friendly Brickhouse Tavern
Brickhouse Tavern Brickhouse Tavern in Newport News offers ten dog-friendly tables and a place to enjoy a casual meal with your pup. The menu includes various pub fare items like pizza, wings, burgers, and sub sandwiches. They host nightly events like karaoke, live music, and other specials. Brickhouse Tavern is open daily from 11am to 2am. See Details
Pet Friendly Viking Burger
Viking Burger Viking Burger, located in Newport News, VA, is a casual eatery that serves up a variety of delicious American fare. Fido is welcome to join you at one of their pet-friendly outdoor tables while you enjoy your meal. Try the Helheim Burger stuffed with ghost pepper cheese, topped with grilled jalapenos, cayenne pepper, and spitfire sauce. Or go for the Alf Burger topped with Muenster cheese, grilled onions, grilled mushrooms, grilled peppers, lettuce, tomato, pickles, onions, and ranch dressing. Viking Burger is open Tuesday through Saturday from 11am to 9pm, and Sunday from 11am to 7pm. See Details
Tradition Brewing Company Tradition Brewing Company offers seasonal brews and regular options on tap with a variety of types and flavors. There are two dog-friendly tables outside, but your pup is welcome to walk around with you inside, too! The brewery offers nightly events like military appreciation, trivia night, teacher takeover, and live music. Tradition Brewing Company is open Tuesday through Thursday from 4pm to 9pm, Friday from 4pm to 11pm, Saturday from 12pm to 11pm, and Sunday from 12pm to 6pm. 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 Jefferson Avenue is home to twelve 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
Cove Tavern Cove Tavern, located in Newport News, VA, is a dog-friendly eatery where Fido can join you at a table on their large, outdoor patio with cozy fire pits. Their tropical inspired menu features menu items like crab dip, Caribbean grilled salmon, chicken teriyaki, house smoked ribs, panko crusted shrimp, burgers and more. See Details
Zoes Kitchen Zoes Kitchen, located in Newport News, is a casual eatery that serves up delicious Mediterranean cuisine prepared with fresh ingredients. Choose from menu options including starters, soups, salads, sandwiches, pitas, kabobs, rice bowls, chicken, veggies, steak, and more. Fido is welcome to join you at one of their ten pet-friendly outdoor tables while you enjoy your meal. Start off with an order of the Mediterranean Lamb Kafta - three lamb and beef meatballs served over house-made tzatziki and cucumbers, topped with Moroccan harissa and fresh dill. Next, chow down on the Steak Stack Sandwich with sliced steak, portobello mushrooms, mozzarella, caramelized onions, feta spread, tomato, and rosemary oil on sourdough bread. Or go for the Power Grain Bowl with lentils, quinoa, farro, rice, house-made tzatziki, Moroccan harissa, Mediterranean relish, cucumbers, and fresh dill. 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
Ironclad Distillery Co. Ironclad Distillery Co. is a pet-friendly small-batch bourbon whiskey distillery in Newport News, Virginia. See Details
Hilton Tavern Brewing Company Hilton Tavern Brewing Company, located in Newport News, VA, is a casual bar and eatery that serves up a variety of tasty grub. Fido is welcome to join you at one of the pet-friendly tables available on their outdoor patio while you enjoy a cold beer and an order of the Loaded Totchoes - tater tots topped with tavern beer cheese, house chili, applewood-smoked bacon, tomato, and cilantro-lime crema. Next, chow down on the Signature Reuben Sandwich with house-cooked and sliced corned beef, sauerkraut, and Thousand Island dressing on toasted rye bread. Hilton Tavern Brewing Company is open daily from 11am to 11pm. See Details
First Watch First Watch, located in Newport News, is a casual cafe-style eatery that serves up a variety of delicious dishes. Fido is welcome to join you at one of their four pet-friendly outdoor tables while you enjoy your meal. Try the Chile Chorizo Omelette filled with chorizo, avocado, green chilies, roasted onions, cheddar, Monterey jack, sour cream, and house-made pico de gallo. Or go for the Smoked Salmon Eggs Benedict - two poached eggs atop toasted ciabatta, topped with wild Alaskan smoked Sockeye salmon, red onion, tomato, and hollandaise, served with lightly dressed organic mixed greens. If you're stopping by for lunch, chow down on the Roast Beef and Havarti Sandwich with roast beef, horseradish Havarti, house-roasted onions, tomato, and lemon-dressed arugula on grilled parmesan-crusted sourdough, served with a side of horseradish sauce. See Details
Smoke Smoke, located in Newport News, VA, is a trendy barbecue eatery that serves up a variety of delicious, protein-laden fare. Fido is welcome to join you at one of their pet-friendly outdoor tables while you enjoy your meal. BBQ meats can be served as entrees with two sides, or as a sandwich. Choose from pulled pork or chicken, country rope sausage, pork chops, salmon, turkey and more. Sides include BBQ baked beans, collards, coleslaw, pork rinds, and mac and cheese. See Details
Burger Theory Burger Theory, located in Newport News, VA, is a casual American 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 local craft beer and an order of the Nacho Fries topped with nacho cheese, bacon, pico de gallo, sour cream, and guacamole. Next, chow down on the Farm Fresh Burger topped with roasted red peppers, grilled onions, portobello mushroom, lettuce, Boursin cheese, and roasted garlic mayo. Or go for the Sriracha Sirloin - a house-marinated sirloin with sriracha glaze, smashed potatoes, and grilled veggies. Burger Theory is open Monday through Thursday from 6:30am to 10pm, Friday from 6:30am to 11pm, Saturday from 7am to 11pm, and Sunday from 7am to 10pm. See Details
Starbucks Whether you are getting your early morning coffee fix or fueling up for a late night, Starbucks has you covered. This location on Jefferson Avenue in Newport News provides six tables with dog-friendly seating. The vast menu includes a broad range of coffee drinks, tea, cold brews, and their popular Frappuccino in tons of customizable flavors. Don't forget to ask for a Puppuccino just for Fido! You can also find a light bite with breakfast options, sandwiches, bagels, parfaits, protein boxes, and baked treats. 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
Cook Out Cook Out is a dog-friendly restaurant serving fresh, never frozen hamburgers to Newport News locals and tourists alike. Visitors to Cook Out can head to one of its outdoor tables to indulge in a milkshake alongside Fido. The restaurant's menu is made up of hot dogs, bbq, burgers, chicken dishes, corn dogs, quesadillas, hushpuppies, fries, and more. Forty plus premium milkshakes are available to top off your meal in flavors such as Peanut Butter Banana, Hi-C Punch, Chocolate Cobbler, and Reese's Cup. See Details
Sunrise Pizzeria Sunrise Pizzeria on Chatham Drive offers two small dog-friendly tables but also offer carry out and delivery. You can order from their online menu of options like calzones, stromboli, sub sandwiches, gyros, salds, pasta, and several pizza options. This location is open Sunday through Thursday from 10am to 11pm, Friday through Saturday from 10am to 12am. See Details
Gus's Hot Dog King Gus's Hot Dog Kind specializes in classic American dishes in a casual atmosphere. The menu includes hot dogs, burgers, fries, and chili. They also have sweet treats like milk shakes and funnel fries. They offer two dog-friend tables where you can chow down with Fido. Gus's is open seven days a week from 10:30am to 9:00pm. See Details
Rita's Italian Ice Rita's Italian Ice on Warwick Boulevard has pet-friendly outdoor tables and a walk-up window, so you are welcome to bring your dog along. Rita's Italian Ice has dozens of flavors of Italian ices, cream ices, soft serve custard and more. You can choose from flavors like Swedish Fish, Pumpkin Pie, and Green Apple. Get your ice or cream turned into Mistos Shakes, Milkshakes, or Frozen Drinks. Try a Gelati, which is custard on top of an Italian ice, or the Blendini, which blends custard with your choice of toppings. See Details
Sweet Frog Frozen Yogurt Sweet Frog Frozen Yogurt specializes in customizable frozen yogurt with tons of toppings and flavor options. This location in Newport News offers dog-friendly seating at four tables outside. There are options for fat-free, low-fat, and no sugar added flavors as well as gelato and non-dairy selections. Flavors range from apple pie and cappuccino to toasted marshmallow and strawberry. You can also indulge in the fruity Dole Whip with flavors like pineapple and mango. Top of your treat with fruit, nuts, sauces, candy, and more. Please note that table service isn't available, so Fido will have to wait outside while you're making your yogurt. See Details
Pelican's SnoBalls Pelican's SnoBalls on Warwick Boulevard has six dog-friendly outdoor tables, so you are can bring your pup along. Pelican's SnoBalls serves shaved ice topped with your choice of over a hundred pure cane sugar flavors like Honeydew Melon, Dill Pickle, and Red Velvet Cake. All snowballs are gluten-free and nut-free. 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
HoneyBaked Ham HoneyBaked Ham, located in Newport News, is a well-known eatery that serves up delicatessen-style dishes. Choose from menu options including soups, salads, sandwiches, and more. Fido is welcome to join you at one of their two pet-friendly outdoor tables while you enjoy your meal. Try the Ham and Turkey Pesto Sandwich with ham, roasted turkey, provolone, lettuce, tomato, red onion, and pesto aioli on multigrain flatbread. Or go for the Ham Classic with ham, Swiss cheese, lettuce, tomato, savory mayo, and hickory honey mustard on a flaky croissant. 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
Donatos Pizza Branding itself as American's original Edge to Edge pizza, Donatos Pizza is a dog-friendly spot to enjoy a slice in Newport News. 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
Tropical Smoothie Cafe Tropical Smoothie Cafe offers a healthy alternative to typical fast food with a menu full of light and filling options. Fido can join you for a bite at this location in Newport News on Warwick Boulevard where there are dog-friendly tables outside. You can kick off the morning with a savory breakfast wrap or a sweater dish like the Peanut Butter Banana Crunch Flatbread. Lunch and dinner options feature flatbreads, sandwiches, and wraps with plenty of options for vegetarian diners. True to their name, you will also find a large selection of smoothies with classic fruit smoothies, superfood options, and supplements that you can add in for an extra boost. Please note that table service isn't available, so you'll need to tie your dog up while you order inside. 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
MOMO's Cafe MOMO's Cafe serves homemade sandwiches, wraps, and other light plates. They have two dog-friendly tables for dining in, but are well suited for carry out meals, too. MOMO's serves lunch with options like pita sandwiches, wrapes, burritos, salads, and daily specials like the soup of the day. They offer several vegetarian options, too, along with breakfast and desserts. MOMO's is open Monday through Friday from 8:00am to 5:30pm. See Details
Panera Bread Panera Bread on Warwick Boulevard has four 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