Dog Friendly Restaurants in Pacific Grove, CA

There are 7 pet friendly restaurants in Pacific Grove 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 Pacific Grove. Bone appetit!

Pet Friendly Toasties Cafe
Toasties Cafe Toasties Cafe specializes in traditional breakfast and lunch eats in a casual setting with dog-friendly patio seating. Choose from tasty options like homemade hash, steak and eggs, Benedicts, homestyle omelettes, salads, sandwiches, and burgers. Open 6:30am to 3pm Monday thru Saturday and 7am to 2pm on Sunday. See Details
Pet Friendly The Monarch Pub and Restaurant
The Monarch Pub and Restaurant The Monarch Pub and Restaurant, located in Pacific Grove, CA, 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. The Monarch Pub and Restaurant is open daily from 11am to 11:30pm. See Details
Cafe Ariana Cafe Ariana, located in Pacific Grove, CA, is a casual joint that serves up a myriad of delicious fare. Choose from menu options including soups, salads, paninis, pizza, and more. Fido is welcome to join you at one of their few pet-friendly outdoor tables while you enjoy your meal. Try the Chicken Saltimbocca Panini with grilled chicken, prosciutto, Monterey Jack cheese, and sage mayo. Or go for the Zingara Pizza topped with mozzarella, bresaola, parmesan, arugula, and olive oil. Cafe Ariana is open Tuesday through Saturday from 11am to 9pm. See Details
Taste Cafe & Bistro Taste Cafe and Bistro, located in Pacific Grove, CA, is a casual wine bar and French-style eatery that serves up a myriad of delectable dishes. Choose from menu options including starters, salads, chicken, steak, veal, pork, lamb, pasta, veggies, seafood, sandwiches, burgers, and more. Fido is welcome to join you at one of their few pet-friendly outdoor tables while you enjoy your meal. Start off with a glass of wine and an order of the Classic Escargots Bourguignon baked in garlic herb butter. Next, chow down on the Grilled Eggplant Sandwich with Kalamata aioli, smoked gouda cheese, roasted red peppers, and caramelized onions on toasted focaccia, served with au gratin potatoes. Or go for the Grilled Marinated Rabbit with braised red cabbage, au gratin potatoes, and juniper berry sauce. Taste Cafe and Bistro is open Tuesday through Sunday from 5pm to 9pm. See Details
The Grill at Lovers Point The Grill at Lovers Point is a dog-friendly surfside beach cafe, serving alongside the water. The Grill's guests can walk up, place their order, and take their meal one of its five outdoor picnic tables, Fido never leaving their side. Water and treats are available for furry friends. The Grill's menu includes burgers, sandwiches, seafood, nachos, chili, hot dogs, chicken dishes, fries, desserts, and more. Specials include a Calamari Burger and its Fresh House Chowder. The Grill only accepts cash. The Grill at Lovers Point is open seven days a week from 9am to 4pm. See Details
Mezzaluna Pasteria & Mozzarella Bar Mezzaluna Pasteria & Mozzarella Bar is a dog-friendly relaxed spot serving classic Italian fare, including locally sourced pasta, mozzarella & gelato, in Pacific Grove, CA. Your leashed dog is welcome to join you at a table on the outdoor patio. Try their gnocchi di patate, melanzane al forno, gnudi di Zucca, or lasagna di pollo while you're visiting. Ask a server about their vegan pasta menu! See Details
Archie's American Diner Archie's American Diner offers traditional diner classics for breakfast, lunch, and dinner in a bright, open space with a dog-friendly sidewalk patio. Menu features steak and eggs, biscuits and gravy, blueberry hotcakes, clam chowder, patty melts, cheesesteaks, spaghetti, and fish and chips. Open daily from 7:30am to 8pm. See Details
The Forge The Forge, formerly known as Forge in the Forest, is a bistro-style eatery in Carmel, CA, where Fido is welcome to join you on their dog-friendly patio named, The Pound Patio. Pooches may order specialty items from their own Canine Cuisine menu. The patio is heaters and has fireplaces for chilly nights. The restaurant features gourmet dishes for lunch and dinner such as San Francisco style fondue, chicken satay lollipops, curry chicken paninis, Margherita pizza, fettuccine Alfredo, skirt steak and more. The Canine Cuisine menu offers items such as a cup of kibble, the Hot Diggity Dog, a Quarter Hounder, and Hen House Chicken Strips. See Details
Hog's Breath Inn Hog's Breath Inn serves up burgers in a Western-inspired dining room and a nice courtyard patio where dogs are welcome. See Details
Domenico's On The Wharf Domenico's On The Wharf serves up Italian and seafood dishes in a pretty setting with a dog-friendly patio. See Details
Carmel Bistro Carmel's Bistro Giovanni features dog-friendly outdoor seating and a menu of authentic Mediterranean cuisine. Menu includes salads, pizzettas, crab cakes, osso bucco, lamb shank, chicken marsala, and lobster ravioli, and over a dozen pasta entrees. See Details
From Scratch From Scratch prepares wonderful breakfasts and light lunches and dinners and features a patio that welcomes dogs. Tasty offerings include eggs Florentine, banana walnut pancakes, homemade chili, Chinese chicken salad, BLTs, tuna melts, and black and blue cheeseburgers. Open 8am to 2:30pm seven days a week. See Details
Esteban Restaurant Located in the Casa Munras Hotel, Estabans serves up some delicious authentic Spanish tapas. Don't forget the Mojtos or Sangria! They have a beautiful patio with a fire pit and heat lamps to keep you and your poochie warm while you dine. See Details
Elli's Great American Restaurant Elli's Great American Restaurant, located in Salinas, CA, is a casual eatery that serves up a variety of delicious American dishes. Fido is welcome to join you at one of their seven pet-friendly outdoor tables while you enjoy your meal. Start off with an order of the Calamari Strips tossed with lemon, parsley, red pepper flakes, and garlic, fried to perfection, then served with cocktail and tartar sauce. Next, chow down on the Philly Inferno Sandwich with roast beef, grilled onions, serrano peppers, and provolone cheese on ciabatta bread. Or go for Dominick's Mediterranean Pizza topped with white sauce, sauteed spinach, feta cheese, grilled chicken, oven-dried tomatoes, mozzarella, and asiago cheese. Elli's Great American Restaurant is open Monday through Thursday from 8am to 10pm, Friday through Saturday from 8am to 10:30pm, and Sunday from 8am to 9pm. See Details
Melville Tavern Melville Tavern, located in Monterey, CA, is a casual, dog-friendly bar and eatery that serves up creative American cuisine. Fido is welcome to join you at an outdoor table. Choose from menu options including appetizers, salads, sandwiches, pasta, seafood, pork, and more. See Details
Bubba Gump Shrimp Co Bubba Gump Shrimp Co. is a popular chain of seafood restaurants offering a fun movie-themed setting in with dog-friendly seating. See Details
The C Restaurant + Bar Located at the elegant InterContinental The Clement Monterey hotel, The C Restaurant serves delicious seafood dishes such as ceviche, chilled oysters, day boat scallops, and wild sea bass. The climate-controlled dog-friendly patio is wonderfully situated next to the water with pristine views of Monterey Bay. See Details
Cafe Fina Café Fina is a full-service fine dining restaurant, serving lunch and dinner. Dogs are welcome at outdoor tables. See Details
SUR at The Barnyard Located in what was once the famed Thunderbird Bookstore in Carmel, Billy Quon's SUR at The Barnyard is a dog-friendly restaurant where Fido is welcome to join you at an outdoor table and will even get to order from the Doggy Menu! While your pup chows down on chicken, salmon or even steak, you'll be treated to SUR's variety of dishes like its famous cheese bread, Chef Herman's chicken and waffles, salmon tacos, shrimp linguine or the Kona Steak Plate. Reservations are strongly recommended. See Details
Peter B's Brewpub Awesome brewpub with good american/bar food and craft beer. Shaded outdoor seating welcomes dogs. See Details
Cafe Rustica Cafe Rustica offers country cooking in a European style setting with dog-friendly outdoor patio seating. Enjoy salads, sandwiches, wood-fired gourmet pizza, ravioli, rigatoni, grilled ribeye steak, and Hungarian beef goulash. Opens at 11am Tuesday thru Sunday; closed on Mondays. See Details
Abalonetti Bar & Grill Abalonetti Bar & Grill, located in Monterey, CA, is a casual seafood-inspired eatery where Fido is welcome to join you at one of their many pet-friendly outdoor tables while you enjoy your meal; they even offer a dog menu! Humans can enjoy almost a dozen varieties of squid dishes — many found only at Abalonetti's including their exclusive Buffalo Calamari. In addition to their fresh seafood, salads, sandwiches, steaks, and pizza are also available. See Details
Carmel Belle Carmel Belle prides itself in using sustainable, organic, and hormone-free/grass-fed ingredients in all its dishes, and offers dog-friendly outdoor tables with treats and water bowls. Menu features tasty breakfast, lunch, and dinner options such as green eggs and ham, stone-cut oatmeal, hot and cold sandwiches, quinoa mac and cheese, and meatloaf. See Details
Village Corner Bistro Come savor the culinary influences of the "Old World" and enjoy Spanish Paella, Greek and California salads, pastas from the sunny isle of Capri, and fresh local seafood. Compliment your meal with good wines. Relax on the patio by the fire with our cappuccino and Tiramisu and watch your friends stroll by. They have breakfast, lunch and dinner and dogs are welcome on the outside patio which has a nice central fire pit for chilly morning or evening. See Details