Dog Friendly Restaurants in Norfolk, VA

There are 53 pet friendly restaurants in Norfolk 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 Norfolk. Bone appetit!

Pet Friendly Little Dog Diner
Little Dog Diner Classic breakfast and lunch diner eats such as chicken and waffles, buttermilk biscuits with sausage, three-egg omelettes, hot dog platters, deep fried St. Louis ribs, and pot roast. Front patio tables are dog friendly. See Details
Pet Friendly Baker's Crust
Baker's Crust Baker's Crust serves soups, salads, and hearty entrees like meatloaf and shrimp and crab linguine. Dogs welcomes on the outdoor patio. See Details
Cogan's Pizza They have a wide selection of excellent gourmet and standard pizza, plus sandwiches and over 30 beers on tap. Fido is welcome at outdoor tables. See Details
O'Connor Brewing Company A Humble, Yet Mighty Craft Brewery, O'Connor serves a variety of year-round and seasonal beers on tap. Food trucks are usually on-site and there is plenty of shaded porch seating that welcomes dogs. A fun place to bring Fido and have a couple of beers with friends. See Details
Peck & Pour Peck & Pour serves fried and grilled wings, spicy pork baguettes, and classic quesadillas. Outdoor covered patio is dog friendly. See Details
Starving Artist Cafe Choose from sandwiches, burritos, and paninis for both breakfast and lunch, then wash it down with specialty coffee, smoothies, or an ice cold beer. Dogs are welcome at outdoor tables. See Details
Brick Anchor Brew House Brick Anchor Brew House offers a huge selection of craft brews with over sixty beers on tap and a menu full of farm to table dishes. There are five chairs on the small outdoor patio where you'll find dog-friendly seating. The brew house often serves special menus to promote productions happening at local theatres. Their typical menu includes items like craft burgers, salads, steak, seafood, and several vegetarian options. Happy hour is daily from 3pm to 7pm with specials on food and drinks. Brick Anchor Brew House is open Monday through Thursday from 11am to 11pm, Friday from 11am to 2am, Saturday from 10am to 2am, and Sunday from 10am to 11pm. Reservations are recommended, especially for large parties or when large events are happening downtown. See Details
Cafe Stella European-style cafe with excellent coffee and light fare dishes. Dogs allowed on patio. Note that table service is not available, so Fido will have to remain outside while you order from the counter. See Details
Elation Brewing Company Elation Brewing Company, located in Norfolk, VA, is a casual brewpub that serves up a variety of delicious brews and tasty eats. Fido is welcome to join you at one of their pet-friendly tables while you enjoy your day. Start off with a cold beer (of course) and an order of the Homemade Pretzels served with beer cheese and spicy brown mustard. Next, chow down on the Smoked Salmon Panini with smoked salmon, whipped chevre, dill weed, balsamic glaze, and fresh-made bruschetta on toasted focaccia bread. Elation Brewing Company is open Monday through Thursday from 4pm to 9pm, Friday through Saturday from 4pm to 10pm, and Sunday from 12pm to 9pm. See Details
Bean There Coffeehouse Cafe Serving specialty coffees, espresso, teas, baked goods and freshly made salads, sandwiches and soups, and offering an outdoor patio area around the coffeehouse for bipeds with quadrupeds. See Details
80/20 Burger Bar 80/20 Burger Bar, located in Norfolk, 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. Start off with a cold beer and an order of the Spicy Southern Stack with fried green tomatoes, country ham, sliced jalapenos, and spicy pimento cheese dusted in NYE spice. Next, chow down on the Hades Burger topped with pepper jack cheese, fire aioli, and your choice of anaheim, jalapeno, serrano, or habanero peppers. Or go for the Lesner Burger topped with tarragon-sauteed lump crab, gruyere cheese, and second island aioli. 80/20 Burger Bar is open Monday through Saturday from 5pm to 2am, and Sunday from 11am to 2am. See Details
Cafe M Cafe M specializes in fresh-made donuts and pastries, and serves breakfast and lunch daily. The dog-friendly patio overlooks one of Norfolk's finest garden centers. See Details
Hank's Filling Station Hank's Filling Station, located in Norfolk, VA, is a casual joint that serves up a variety of delicious brews and tasty eats. 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 BBQ Tot-Chos topped with Hank's BBQ sauce, beer cheese, pickled jalapenos, onions, and your choice of pulled pork, chicken, or vegan jackfruit. Next, chow down on the Giant Reuben with pastrami, corned beef, or turkey, Thousand Island, and sauerkraut. Hank's Filling Station is open Sunday through Thursday from 11am to 10pm, and Friday through Saturday from 11am to 12am. See Details
Pelon's Baja Grill Pelon's Baja Grill in Norfolk offers seven dog-friendly tables outside where your leashed pup is welcome to join you. Their special burritos come with a variety of fillings and flavors. Along with the more classic options, they offer their vegan tofu tacos, the Grass Hut vegetarian burrito, and options to switch meat for tofu in most of their dishes. You'll also find beef, chicken, chorizo, and fish. Pelon's has weekly specials like Margarita Mondays and special on tacos and beer every Wednesday. This location is open Monday through Saturday from 11am to 9pm. See Details
Torch Bistro Torch Bistro is a casual, dog-friendly eatery in Norfolk, VA, with a warm, industrial vibe. Fido is welcome to join you at an outdoor, shady umbrella table on the patio. The menu includes American fare like sandwiches, salads, wraps, and entrees like the petite ribeye or blackened tuna. See Details
Press 626 Cafe and Wine Bar Press 626 offers an exhaustive range of wine, port, and sherry from around the world. They have three outdoor, dog-friendly tables so you can bring Fido. Their food menu includes a range of small plates with charcuterie, cheeses, seafood, and other light bites. They also offer larger options with burgers, sandwiches, and entrees. Press 626 also serves plenty of vegetarian and gluten free options. Press 626 is open Monday through Friday from 11:00am to 11:00pm and Saturday from 5:00pm to 11:00pm. Sunday brunch is served from 10:30am to 2:30pm. See Details
Cap'n Ron's Bar & Grill Cap'n Ron's Bar and Grill is a local staple with seafood, live music, karaoke, and dancing. There are ten outdoor tables with dog-friendly seating so Fido can join you for a night out. The menu includes a large variety of seafood dishes, sandwiches, burgers, pizza, and other bar fare. Their full service bar serves a variety of drinks and happy hour is served Monday through Saturday from 4pm to 7pm. Cap'n Ron's is open Monday through Friday from 11am to 2am and weekends from 10am to 2am. See Details
The Public House The Public House is a premier gastropub in the Ghent area where you'll find five dog-friendly tables outside. The food menu includes upscale pub fare like the Public House Burger, Portabella Flatbread Pizza, and Buffalo Chicken Meatballs. They also offer several vegetarian options. The Public House has a small menu with late night options available after 11pm with sandwiches, desserts, and small plates. Their drinks menu includes a diverse selection of cocktails, beer, wine, and specialty drinks. The Public House is open seven days a week from 11am to 2am with brunch available Saturday and Sunday from 11am to 3pm. See Details
Plaza Del Sol Plaza Del Sol serves a vast menu of Mexican classics and offers six dog-friendly tables outside. You'll find seafood, beef, chicken, and vegetarian options with quesadillas, burritos, tacos, enchiladas, and much more. They also serve a variety of tequilas and host weekly events like Friday karaoke. Happy hour is served daily from 4pm to 7pm. Plaza Del Sol is open Monday through Thursday from 11am to 10pm, Friday from 11am to 1:30am, Saturday from 11am to 11pm, and Sunday from 12pm to 9pm. See Details
Captain's Galley Captain's Galley is located right on the Vinings Landing Marina and offers a casual, waterfront experience. There is outdoor seating on their deck, but pets have to be leashed to their hooks in the dog-friendly area just by the deck. The menu includes salads, sandwiches, and specialty dishes like homemade crab cake or she-crab soup. Captain's Galley is open daily from 10:30am to 8:00pm. See Details
La Bella in Ghent La Bella in Ghent is a neighborhood Italian restaurant that offers nine dog-friendly tables and a diverse menu. You'll find a wide selection of vegan, vegetarian, and gluten free options. They offer classic dishes like bruschetta, pizza, gnocchi, and lots of other dishes. La Bella also serves a selection of wine, drinks, and beer. They are open SUnday through Thursday from 11:00am to 9:30pm and Friday through Saturday from 11:00am to 10:30pm. See Details
456 Fish 456 Fish offers an upscale dining experience with several small outdoor tables and dog-friendly seating. The menu centers around seafood dishes like oysters, crab cakes, scallops, lobster as well as some vegetarian options. Sunday brunch is offered from 10am to 4pm with lots of classic plates and morning cocktails. 456 Fish is open for dinner Sunday from 4pm to 9pm, Monday through Thursday from 5pm to 10pm, and Friday through Saturday from 5pm to 11pm. Reservations are highly encouraged. See Details
The Birch The Birch is a cozy, modern bar that offers twenty one rotating taps along with cider and mead. To eat, they offer cheese, charcuterie, and artisinal grilled cheese sandwiches. Dogs are welcome at their three, pet-friendly outdoor tables. Happy hour is Tuesday through Thursday from 5pm to 7pm and Friday through Saturday from 3pm to 5pm. Brunch is served every first Sunday from 11am to 3pm. The Birch is open Tuesday through Thursday from 5pm to 12am and Friday through Saturday from 3pm to 2am. See Details
219 Bistro 219 Bistro is a chef-inspired restaurant that serves American cuisine with Asian influence. Dogs are welcome at their nine pet-friendly tables outside where you can take in downtown Norfolk. The menu includes items like their Curried Chicken Salad, the Beef Brisket Wrap, and Teriyaki Glazed Salmon. Brunch is served every Saturday from 10:00am to 3:00pm and Sunday from 10:00am to 4:00pm. They also boast a diverse wine and beer list. 219 Bistro is open for lunch Monday through Friday from 11:30am to 3:00pm. Dinner is served Monday through Thursday from 5:00pm to 10:00pm, Friday through Saturday from 5:00pm to 11:00pm, and Sunday from 4:00pm to 10:00pm. Business casual attire is recommended, as are reservations. See Details