Dog Friendly Restaurants in Palm Springs, CA

There are 54 restaurants in Palm Springs, CA that welcome dogs at their outdoor tables. Need help deciding where to eat? Check out the listings below for a detailed description of each restaurant, along with pictures and reviews from other dog owners who've eaten there. Bone appetit!

Copley's on Palm Canyon

Tell your friends you ate at Cary Grant's house! Great food and lovely atmosphere. Dine on the patio and they'll bring Fido a water bowl.


Named after the owner's dog, Spencer's offers an upscale outdoor dining experience. Dine under the fig trees with your dog. They'll provide a water bowl if Fido joins you at an outdoor table. Spencer's serves breakfast, lunch, dinner and Sunday brunch. Favorite menu items include prime rib, Chilean sea bass, and Moroccan chicken.

Pinocchio in the Desert

Pinnochio in the Desert offers a wide variety of breakfast and lunch options and outdoor seating that welcomes dogs. Enjoy delicious options such as three-egg omelettes, Benedicts, buttermilk pancakes, burgers, meatloaf sandwiches, Hawaiian chicken croissants, crab cakes, garlic shrimp, and cheese quesadillas, plus signature martinis and margaritas. Open daily 7:30am to 2pm.


Cheeky's is a cool eatery offering great breakfast and brunch fare, along with plenty of dog-friendly seating.

The Purple Palm at Colony Palms Hotel

The views and the scene are what draw people to The Purple Palm. They'll provide a water bowl if Fido joins you on the patio.

Sherman's Deli & Bakery

Sherman's Deli and Bakery offers delicious cakes, hearty sandwiches, and a variety of deli and bakery options, and welcomes dogs on the outdoor patio. Favorite menu options include stuffed cabbage, mushroom barley soup, Greek salad, patty melts, turkey burgers, carrot cake, and tiramisu. Open 7am to 9pm daily.

Cafe Europa

Cafe Europa is pet friendly! It is an upscale, breakfast and lunch hot spot in the bucolic Corridor at 515 N Palm Canyon. All eggs are organic and Omega 3, cheeses are imported, and meats are nitrate free. Dogs are welcome on the terraces.

Tyler's Burgers

Tyler's keeps it simple by focusing on familiar food prepared fresh daily in a warm setting with a covered outdoor seating section that welcomes dogs. Enjoy burgers, sliders, hot dogs, turkey sandwiches, clam chowder, milkshakes, and ice cold draft and bottled beer. Open Monday thru Saturday 11am to 4pm.

Peabody's Cafe

Peabody's is a quaint sidewalk cafe with wonderful food and great service. There are tables right along the main shopping street in Palm Springs where Fido is welcome to dine with you.

The Original Las Casuelas

This is the spot if you want generous helpings of food and margaritas. Small Fidos can join you on the patio and they'll provide a water bowl.

LuLu California Bistro

Festive and colorful California cuisine with gluten-free and vegetarian menus. Spacious patio welcomes dogs.

Oscar's Cafe & Bar

Casual dining in downtown Palm Springs serves omelets, pancakes, hummus, fresh Buffalo mozzarella, and popcorn shrimp. Outdoor patio is dog friendly.

Zin American Bistro

Zin American offers fine cheeses, appetizing adult mac and cheese, and heavenly hangar steak. Spacious outdoor dining area welcomes dogs.

Trio Restaurant

Trio Restaurant serves an eclectic menu featuring seafood ceviche, fresh Ahi tuna, and lamb shank. Side patio welcomes dogs.

Bongo Johnny's Patio Bar and Grille

Awesome patio restaurant and Bar serves salads, sandwiches, burgers, mac n' cheese platters, and an extensive selection of beer, cocktails, and wine. Dogs are welcome at outdoor tables.

Livreri's Bella Napoli

Charming family-owned Italian restaurant serves classic dishes made from tried and true recipes. Choose from NY style pizza, steamed clams, lasagna, shrimp marinara, and rigatoni with meatballs. Front patio seating is dog friendly.

Jake's Palm Springs

Dogs are welcome at outdoor tables and will be given water bowls and dog biscuits at this Palm Springs restaurant. Named after the owner's beloved westie, Jake's serves gourmet main courses including rack of lamb, chicken Marsala, and seafood pad Thai.

Pomme Frite

Pomme Frite may translate to french fry, but don't let it fool you because they serve a wide range of fine French fare. Dogs allowed at outdoor tables.

Alicante Spanish Mediterranean Cuisine

Experience Alicante Spanish Mediterranean cuisine on the relaxed dog-friendly outdoor patio in the heart of world-famous Palm Canyon Drive in downtown Palm Springs. Serving tapas, fresh seafood, meats, pizza, & pasta.

Native Foods

Native Foods offers a healthy vegan menu in a casual setting with a pet-friendly patio.

Elmer's Breakfast

Elmer's is famous for tasty breakfast offerings like bacon avocado cheese omelets, German pancakes, and lingonberry crepes. Outdoor patio welcomes dogs.

Fisherman's Market & Grill

The dog-friendly Fisherman's Market & Grill serves a variety of seafood dishes, including Boston clam chowder, shrimp tacos, Catalina sliders, and charbroiled swordfish. Outdoor tables welcome dogs. Open seven days a week from 11am to 9pm.

Smokin Burgers

Best burgers in town along with amazing ribs, prime rib, salads, and fish tacos. Live music every Friday and Saturday night. Dogs welcome on the patio.

Kalura Trattoria

Authentic Italian menu includes a variety of pasta entrees and pizza. Outdoor patio allows dogs.

Tonga Hut

Enjoy a Polynesian experience by dropping by the Tonga Hut. Order one of their signature cocktails like The Painkiller or Lucha Libre. Fido is welcome on the lower level outdoor tables.

Workshop Kitchen & Bar

Varied farm to table menu offers P.E.I. mussels, wood-fired pizza, grilled duck breast, and veggie enchiladas. Dogs are welcome in the outside courtyard.


Creative breakfast menu includes baked brie, apple crepes, and bacon and cheese French toast. Outdoor seating area welcomes dogs.

Livreri's Bella Napoli

Located in the Atrium building in Rancho Mirage on Hwy 111, enjoy NY style pizza, veal piccata, and linguini with calm sauce. The outdoor/indoor patio is dog friendly.

Las Casuelas Terraza

Traditional Mexican dishes made from tried and true recipes passed down through generations. Patio seating is dog friendly.

Sammy Gs Tuscan Grill

Located in the heart of downtown, Sammy G’s serves salads, pizza, pasta, and a variety of beef, chicken, and fish entrees. Dogs are welcome at patio tables.

Bill's Pizza

Build your own, eat by the slice, or order one of their tasty specialty pizzas like the Elton John or Bada Bing. Dogs are welcome at outdoor seating.

The Coffee Bean & Tea Leaf

This popular coffeehouse chain's Palm Springs location offers coffee, espresso, signature teas, and blended iced drinks. If you are feeling hungry, choose from bagels, sandwiches, and sweets like cookies, scones, and muffins. Dogs are greeted with organic dog treats and are welcome at outdoor tables. Open daily from 6am.

Backstreet Bistro

Open daily for lunch and dinner, and serving breakfast on weekends, The Backstreet Bistro offers beautiful mountain views and a wide variety of favorites from salads, sandwiches, and homemade soups for lunch and a full Italian menu featuring fresh fish daily specials. Enjoy live jazz every Tuesday evening and Saturday afternoon on the dog-friendly, misted patio. Call ahead to ensure availability.

Palms Cafe

The Palms Cafe offers a wide selection of breakfast, lunch, and dinner dishes as well as dog-friendly outdoor seating. Menu favorites include omelettes, banana walnut pancakes, corned beef hash, entree salads, bacon cheeseburgers, turkey melts, Italian sausage and peppers, and roasted bone-in pork chops. Open 7am to 2pm daily.

Cafe Aroma

Cafe Aroma sprinkles a little bit of soul into all of their dishes, such as gnocchi, scampi ravioli, sausage lasagna, and osso bucco. Outdoor seating is dog friendly. Opens daily at 11am, 7am on weekends; closed on Tuesdays.


Everyone knows IHOP and the La Quinta store has a large patio where dogs are welcome.

ROC's Firehouse Grille

ROC's Firehouse Grille has great food and frienldy atmosphere. The staff welcomes you and your dog to dine at the outdoor seating area.

Fresh Agave Mexican Bar and Grill

Fresh Agave offers a menu of traditional and contemporary homestyle Mexican dishes including a wide variety of drinks. The outside dining area welcomes dogs.

Le Donne Cucina Italiana

Have your pooch join you at an outdoor table at this Italian spot!

Jo'an's Restaurant & Bar

Nestled in the San Jacinto Mountains, the recently remodeled Jo'an's Restaurant & Bar serves American fare and has a courtyard BBQ dining area where dogs are welcome. A delicious menu features baby back ribs, chicken pomadora, black and blue salads, bacon burgers, steak fajitas, and beer battered fish and chips.

Mile High Cafe

American and Korean food includes breakfasts, hamburgers, sandwiches, Korean dishes/BBQ and even sushi. Bring your dog to outside covered deck with water bowls and railing/floor tie-down rings.

Restaurant Gastrognome

Restaurant Gastrognome serves an upscale menu of rainbow trout, rack of lamb, pepper steak, and Australian lobster. Leashed, well-behaved dogs are allowed on the outdoor patio.

Stuft Pizza

Great outdoor patio, they supply water dishes for your dog. Wednesday nights there is a big dog party. Great fun. They have pizza as well as burgers, steaks, and salads.

La Quinta Baking Co

La Quinta Baking Co is a charming European-inspired bistro serving breakfast, lunch, dinner, and baked goods in a convenient location with dog-friendly courtyard seating. Tasty menu choices include Greek omelettes, French toast, croque madame, King Louis sandwich, fromage melt panini, escargot, pan-seared Pacific salmon, quiche Lorraine, and penne bolognese. Opens daily at 7am.

Grill A Burger

Serve 30 gourmet hamburgers and offer dog-friendly outdoor seating.

Don Diego's

Don Diego's offers a variety of huevos for breakfast and sandwiches for lunch. Dogs allowed on outdoor garden patio.

The Broken Yolk Cafe

Broken Yolk serves eggs your way, pancakes, chicken and waffles, half-pound burgers, tuna melts, and homemade chili. Patio tables welcome dogs.

Sidewinder Grill

Sidewinder offers a tasty melange of Southwestern cuisine. Outdoor seating is Fido friendly.


NitroInfusions is a specialty ice cream shop where every single scoop is hand made to order. Using a liquid nitrogen freezing process, Nitro's produces silky smooth and creamy flavors without ice crystals. Outdoor seating is dog friendly.

Don and Sweet Sue's Cafe

Full breakfast menu, plus burgers, sandwiches, salads, and hearty entrees like Hungarian goulash, chicken parm, and Idaho trout. Outdoor seating welcome dogs.

Cafe at Venus de Fido

Located inside the luxurious Venus de Fido, a spa complex that caters to both people and pets, Cafe patrons and their furry companions can feast on delicious drinks and tasty breakfast and lunch fare in a cozy Italian style bistro with dog-friendly outdoor seating. Before or after a day of pampering, stop in to sample a menu featuring fruit smoothies, bagels, housemade cinnamon rolls, Cobb salads, and a variety of fresh sandwiches and wraps. All meats and veggies are non-processed with no artificial ingredients. It's the perfect spot to enjoy a healthy bite to eat. Open daily 8:30am to 3pm.

The Town Baker

Located in the quaint village of Idyllwild, the dog-friendly Town Baker Cafe offers delicious baked treats and hearty breakfast food in a charming atmosphere. Patrons can choose from tasty delights like sticky buns, pecan cinnamon rolls, blueberry muffins, chocolate chip brownies, and lemon ricotta cookies, plus a variety of hot and cold coffee drinks. Dogs are welcome in the outdoor seating area. Open Thursday through Monday; call ahead for hours.

The Coffee Bean & Tea Leaf

This popular coffeehouse chain's La Quinta location offers coffee, espresso, signature teas, and blended iced drinks. If you are feeling hungry, choose from bagels, sandwiches, and sweets like cookies, scones, and muffins. Dogs are greeted with organic dog treats and are welcome at outdoor tables. Open Monday to Saturday from 5:30am, 6:30am on Sunday.

Monument Bar and Grill

Monument Bar and Grill is an ideal spot for catching a game, grabbing lunch and dinner, and relaxing with Fido at a dog-friendly outdoor table. Enjoy ice cold beer on tap and delicious burgers and fries. Opens at 11am daily.