Dog Friendly Restaurants in Pensacola Beach, FL

There are 7 pet friendly restaurants in Pensacola Beach 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 Pensacola Beach. Bone appetit!

Pet Friendly Shaggy's Waterfront Bar and Grill
Shaggy's Waterfront Bar and Grill Shaggy's Waterfront Bar and Grill offers a legit waterfront dining experience on Little Sabine Bay across from the boardwalk in Pensacola Beach, FL. The extensive surf and turf menu features deep south gumbo, crab cake sandwiches, Buffalo chicken melts, shrimp or crawfish baskets, fresh shucked oysters, and hand-cut ribeye steaks. Their outdoor deck seating overlooking the waterfront is dog friendly. See Details
Pet Friendly Red Fish Blue Fish
Red Fish Blue Fish Red Fish Blue Fish, located in Pensacola Beach, is a unique dining experience overlooking Santa Rosa Sound. They offer fresh menu options, great drink specials, an oyster bar, live entertainment, children's activities, and seasonal events. Fido is welcome to join you at one of their pet-friendly outdoor tables while you enjoy your day. Red Fish Blue Fish is open daily from 11am to 10pm. See Details
Water Pig BBQ Water Pig BBQ is an open-air eatery in Pensacola Beach, FL serving up fresh-smoked meats and a robust drinks list on a dog-friendly patio. See Details
Lillo's Tuscan Grille For authentic Italian-style thin crust pizza, try Lillo's Tuscan Grille. They have five pet-friendly outdoor tables with views of the water, and serve a delicious Italian menu. Try the signature deluxe pizza, with homemade sausage, pepperoni, mushrooms, bell pepper, and anchovies, or go a more traditional route and build your own pizza from a wide list of toppings. Lillo's is popular among the locals, and if you live in the area, they also deliver. See Details
The Boardwalk Cafe The Boardwalk Cafe is located right on Quietwater Beach and offers over twenty dog-friendly tables. The menu offers beachy eats like the Hawaii 50 burger with teriyaki chicken and pineapple. There are also Greek inspired dishes like lamb and pita or their homemade baklava. You can cool off with a scoop or two of ice cream. The Boardwalk Cafe is open daily from 11am to 9pm. These hours may change in the off season and winter months. See Details
Frisky Dolphin Sunset Oyster Bar & Grill Frisky Dolphin Sunset Oyster Bar & Grill, located in Pensacola Beach, FL, is a casual joint that serves up a variety of delicious seafood. Fido is welcome to join you at one of their pet-friendly outdoor tables while you enjoy your meal. Start off with a craft cocktail and an order of the Steamed Peel & Eat Shrimp seasoned with authentic Old Bay seasoning. Next, chow down on the Fried Crab Claw Basket - fresh blue crab claws, cracked and hand-breaded, fried to perfection, served with tater tots, coleslaw, cocktail sauce, and tartar sauce. Or go for the Frisky's Redfish Tacos - fresh redfish in your choice of fried, grilled, or blackened, shredded cheese, lettuce, salsa, and avocado ranch sauce in flour tortillas, served with tortilla chips, pickled red onions, and a side of black bean-corn salsa. See Details
Cafe Nola Cafe Nola serves traditional Cajun cuisine in a casual waterfront setting with dog-friendly outdoor seating. Patrons can feast on tantalizing favorites like charbroiled oysters, BBQ shrimp, red beans and rice, chicken and sausage gumbo, oyster po'boys, and blackened fish. Well-behaved dogs are welcome to join their owners at covered deck tables. Cafe Nola is open from 11am to 9pm Monday through Saturday and 10am to 9pm on Sunday. See Details
Jaco's Jaco's is a dog-friendly eatery in Pensacola, where Fido can join you at an outdoor table. They serve salmon burgers, grilled pork tenderloin, and signature flatbreads. See Details
Sunset Grille Sunset Grille in Pensacola, FL offers a variety of surf and turf options, including Grouper Reubens and sauteed crab claws. Stop by for memorable sunsets, pristine water views, and dog-friendly seating on the covered patio. See Details
Dewey Destin's Dewey Destin's, located in Navarre, FL, is a fast-casual eatery serving up a variety of fresh, delicious sea-fare. Dogs are permitted to join you at outdoor picnic tables in the sandy areas. Start off with an order of the Fried Crab Claws, then chow down on the Grilled Yellowfin Tuna Sandwich, or go for the Gulf Shrimp Salad with mixed greens, tomatoes, croutons, cucumbers, carrots, and cheese. Please note table service is not available, so Fido will have to remain outside while you order from the counter. See Details
Crabs - We Got 'Em Seafood lovers should try Crabs- We Got 'Em, located directly on the Gulf of Mexico in Gulf Breeze, FL. Sit with your dog at one of their ten pet-friendly tables on the open air patio facing the Gulf and take in the sea breeze and a delicious meal. Try their famous crabs (after all, they've got 'em!) or go instead for a seafood platter or steak. If you're more of an early riser, try their brunch menu. They feature live entertainment almost every night! See Details
Flounders Chowder House Flounders serves pasta, tacos, burgers, and delicious desserts like key lime pie. Outdoor seating is dog friendly.
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Nick's Boathouse This casual waterfront restaurant located on Pensacola Bay serves a variety of seafood dishes, including fried crab claws, lobster and shrimp bisque, grouper, gorgonzola shrimp pasta, and fish tacos. Outdoor seating is dog friendly. See Details
Slippery Mermaid Popular sushi bar with dog-friendly outdoor seating. See Details
George Artisan Bakery & Bistro If you've been looking for delicious baked goods or fine cuisine, check out George Atrisan Bakery & Bistro, which has six pet-friendly outdoor tables. The bakery section features a wide selection of pastries and desserts, all of which are baked daily, such as tiramisu or the bacon cheddar chive scone. If you're coming for a meal, try a classic favorite or go for one of their more unusual selections for a more adventurous meal, like bone marrow, grilled octopus, or squid ink spaghetti. See Details
The Wine Bar On Palafox BringFido and sit on the pet-friendly deck of The Wine Bar on Palafox in Pensacola, FL. This full service wine bar offers lunch and dinner with items like burgers, sandwiches, baked brie, salads, chicken, fish and steak entrees, cheese and charcuterie boards, and more. Brunch is served on weekends. See Details
Brother's BBQ Brother's BBQ is open Monday through Saturday from 11:00am to 8:00pm, and serves up simple, no-frills barbecue dishes. Choose from menu options like pulled pork, ribs, smoked chicken, BBQ nachos, beef brisket, and more. Let Fido tag along for the day and grab a seat at one of their pet-friendly outdoor tables. Try their Texas Fries, covered in your choice of chicken or pork, barbecue sauce, and melted cheese. Side items for your meal include choices like baked beans, coleslaw, potato salad, mac and cheese, collard greens, and more! See Details
Tuscan Oven Pizzeria Pizzas created with freshly sourced fine ingredients, a signature sauce, daily homemade dough, and baked in a hardwood-fired oven is the specialty at Tuscan Pizzeria. They also serve delicious appetizers such as steamed mussels, hand rolled meatballs, and fried shrimp, plus soups, salads, sandwiches, pasta, and a variety of fine wines and brews. Leashed, well-mannered dogs are allowed at outside patio tables. See Details
Scenic 90 Cafe This restaurant serves a menu that is varied and something for everyone. We liked it enough to visit twice in our weeks vacation to the Pensacola area. Todays specials were on the smoked Prime Rib and Barbecue chicken. Dogs are welcome on the covered deck which has cooling umbrellas. The employees were friendly and brought out water for our Standard Poodle. See Details
Al Fresco Al Fresco is an outdoor dining venue featuring a wide variety of cuisines served from individual Airstream restaurants. Leashed dogs are welcome at outdoor tables. See Details
Cactus Cantina Casual Mexican eatery in a festive setting. Menu features quesadillas, fajitas, shrimp tacos, carne asada, combo meals, and a refreshing selection of margaritas, tequila, and beer. Spacious patio with umbrella tables is dog friendly. See Details
O'Riley's Irish Pub Downtown Anyone looking for a taste of Ireland should stop by O'Riley's Irish Pub Downtown, the only Irish pub in downtown Pensacola. They have fifteen pet-friendly outdoor tables where you can enjoy a meal, have a drink, or watch the big game on one of their HDTVs with your dog. Try one of the many beers or have a cocktail from the full bar, and pair it with an Irish-inspired dish like shepherd's pie or corned beef. After dinner, top it all off with a spiked coffee. See Details
Grover T's BBQ Grover T's BBQ is open daily from 11:00am to 9:00pm, and serves up delicious protein-laden BBQ dishes. With a menu as large as theirs, there is sure to be something for everyone to enjoy. Bring Fido along for the trip, relax, and enjoy a meal at one of Grover T's pet-friendly outdoor tables while taking advantage of their free wifi. This casual joint boasts options like southern sandwiches, burgers, smoked brisket, pulled pork, smokehouse salads, and much more. See Details
Mellow Mushroom Mellow Mushroom is a dog-friendly eatery in Pensacola where Fido can join you at an outdoor table. This hip and modern national pizza chain puts a unique spin on the traditional pizza place, employing a carefree attitude in all of their culinary creations. They offer classic salads, subs, calzones, and pizza, but venture on the eclectic side with offerings like jerk chicken, tempeh, or tofu hoagies, and specialty pizza such as the Kosmic karma, Thai Dye, and Philosopher's Pie. Wash it down with a local craft beer. See Details