Dog Friendly Restaurants in Pittsburgh, PA

There are 42 restaurants in Pittsburgh, PA 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!

Double Wide Grill

Double Wide offers a wide variety of entrée choices to soothe any pallet, such as Tijuana rice balls, junk yard nachos, jerk chicken pasta, and a pulled pork platter. Outdoor seating section welcomes Fido and a doggie menu is available.

Coca Cafe

Coca Cafe is known for its inventive and delicious Sunday brunch, tasty sandwiches, and dog-friendly outdoor seating. Choose from classic options such as cheese omelets, French toast, blueberry pancakes, apple cinnamon paninis, curry chicken salad, black bean and corn quesadillas, and grilled chicken and brie sandwiches. Open until 3pm seven days a week.

Nine On Nine

Celebrating its 10th anniversary, Nine on Nine, a perennially popular dining venue in the heart of Pittsburgh's Cultural District, is excited to announce its newest menu. Guests will have the opportunity to create their own dining experience by choosing from a diverse menu of small plates. Our Executive Chef, Lee Corbett, has retained some familiar offerings and designed some new ones that are destined to become favorites. Boutique vintages, specialty cocktails and artisanal beers add to your dining pleasure. Nine on Nine's fine cuisine, elegant ambience, and attentive staff are ready to make your visit a special experience. And best of all, dogs are welcome to dine with their 'families' at our outdoor tables where our staff will cater to them with bowls of water and treats to satisfy their hunger!

Red Fin Blues

Red Fin Blues is a waterfront bar and grill that serves sandwiches, pizza, and seafood entrees like jumbo crab cakes, spiced Ahi tuna, and shrimp Florentine. Dogs are allowed at outside tables with views of the river.

Cappy's Cafe

Cappy's is a great small restaurant with good quality food. They do not have a fryer so everything is baked, broiled, or grilled. The portions are generous and the prices are reasonable. The restaurant has outdoor seating where dogs are welcome and the staff will provide a water dish if you request.

Panera Bread

The dog-friendly Panera Bread's eclectic deli/bakery menu includes soups, salads, hot and cold sandwiches, and pastries and cookies for dessert. Great place for a light lunch or dinner. Outdoor seating area welcomes dogs.

Square Cafe

A trendy neighborhood spot for the breakfast and lunch crowd. Square One serves steak and eggs, chorizo enchiladas, and tomato bisque. Dogs are welcome at outdoor tables.

Silky's Pub

Traditional bar eats like corned beef sandwiches, bacon cheddar chicken wraps, and the Bang Bang burger. Silky's has several outdoor tables in the spring/summer where dogs are allowed to sit with their owners.

Bruster's Real Ice Cream

Treat yourself AND your pup to a sundae at Bruster's! They make a free sundae with dog bones crumbled on top for their furry customers.

Diamond Market Bar and Grill

Inspired by eateries from the early 1900s, Diamond Market serves classic American food in a classic American atmosphere. Menu includes hearty burgers, spicy wings, and creamy mac and cheese. Dogs are welcome at outside tables.

Jerome Bettis Grille 36

Jerome Bettis Grille serves burgers, sandwiches, and premium steaks in a warm, inviting setting. Patio seating is dog friendly.

Bruster's Real Ice Cream

Treat yourself AND your pup to a sundae at Bruster's! They make a free sundae with dog bones crumbled on top for their furry customers.

Bruster's Real Ice Cream

Treat yourself AND your pup to a sundae at Bruster's! They make a free sundae with dog bones crumbled on top for their furry customers.

Bruster's Real Ice Cream

Treat yourself AND your pup to a sundae at Bruster's! They make a free sundae with dog bones crumbled on top for their furry customers.

Bruster's Real Ice Cream

Treat yourself AND your pup to a sundae at Bruster's! They make a free sundae with dog bones crumbled on top for their furry customers.

Cupka's Cafe II

Sports bar serves hoagies, sandwiches, and burgers. Leashed dogs are welcome at patio and sidewalk tables.

Silky's Crow's Nest

Silky's serves burgers, sandwiches, pasta, and steak. They allow small dogs only on the deck.

Love N Spoonfuls

Frozen yogurt, Italian ice, smoothies, and over 70 toppings. Dogs are welcome on the outdoor patio. Biscuits and fro-yo is available for Fido.

Sunny Jim's Tavern

A local landmark established in 1934, Sunny Jim's continues to carry on the tradition of great food and drink served with a friendly smile. Their meats are smoked over local hardwood each day and everything is made from scratch in the kitchen daily. Outdoor patio features a running creek and waterfall with koi pond, and makes a perfect place to enjoy lunch or dinner with dogs.

Sun Penang

Asian fusion cuisine such as wonton soup, satay chicken, shrimp dumpling, curry beef stew noodles, and dim sum. Outdoor seating is dog friendly, weather permitting.

Social

Social offers variety of tasty grub such as jerk chicken wings, baked mac and cheese, Cuban sandwiches, shrimp po'boys, Buffalo chicken pizza, and a wide selection of wine, beer, and mixed drinks. Heated patio area welcomes dogs.

Wallace's TapRoom

Wallace's TapRoom is located inside the Hotel Indigo. They offer griddle cakes, omelets, and yogurt parfait for breakfast, and meatball sliders, smoked kielbasa, and grilled fish for lunch and dinner. Dogs are welcome on the outdoor patio.

Bado's Pizza Grill & Ale House

Bado's offers 20 rotating beers on tap and an extensive menu that features two dozen gourmet pizzas, calzones, hoagies, burgers, hot and cold sandwiches, salads, and pasta. Front outside seating is dog friendly, weather permitting.

Village Tavern and Trattoria

The Village Tavern and Trattoria offers casual Italian dining and a nice selection of American cuisine. Menu includes stuffed banana peppers, homemade wedding soup, greens and beans, seafood steamer, and some of Pittsburgh's best pizza. Both the outdoor patio and sidewalk seating are dog friendly and you can always count on a fresh bowl of water and a treat when you bring your best friend to dine with you.

Crazy Cones of Millvale

Crazy Cones of Millvale is a locally owned business that serves delicious ice cream cones, sundaes, shakes, floats, hot dogs, chicken tenders, and nachos. Dogs are welcome in the outdoor seating area.

Grist House Craft Brewery

Located only minutes from downtown Pittsburgh, Grist House Craft Brewery is a family owned and operated brewery that offers high quality beer and a spacious biergarten that welcomes leashed dogs. Choose from over a dozen of rotating brews such as New England IPA, Belgian Strong Ale, and Kolsch.

East End Brewing Co.

East End Brewing Co. has been offering fresh, local craft beer since 2004 in a relaxed and open setting that welcomes dogs both inside and outside. Patrons can choose from over 30 year-round and seasonal brews, including IPAs, brown ales, coffee porter, Belgian white, stouts, and ciders. Food trucks are often onsite, and to-go orders can be brought from any of the nearby restaurants. Well-behaved dogs are welcome inside the spacious tasting room, or at picnic tables in the outdoor seating area. East End Brewing Co. is open Tuesday through Thursday 4pm to 8pm, Friday 4pm to 9pm, Saturday noon to 9pm, and Sunday noon to 5pm.

Hartwood Restaurant & Whispers Pub

Hartwood Restaurant is an upscale botique eatery located in a country setting with dog-friendly outdoor garden patio seating. Menu features New England clam chowder, pork dumplings, shrimp wontons, lamb burgers, turkey Devonshire, Cajun pasta, crispy fried chicken, goat cheese ravioli, and apple cobbler for dessert.

Il Pizzaiolo

Il Pizzaiolo offers traditional Italian dishes in a warm, inviting atmosphere with dog-friendly outdoor seating. An extensive menu includes meatballs in marinara, caprese salad, wood-fired pizza, fresh housemade pasta, baked eggplant, chicken marsala, branzino, and tiramisu and gelato for dessert.

Aladdin's Eatery Mt. Lebanon

Healthy, nutritious Lebanese/American food in a relaxed atmosphere. Dogs welcome at outside tables. Vegeterian options available.

The Oven

A variety of pizzas, toppings, and sauces to choose from. Dogs are permitted in the outdoor seating area and water bowls will be provided.

Bruster's Real Ice Cream

Treat yourself AND your pup to a sundae at Bruster's! They make a free sundae with dog bones crumbled on top for their furry customers.

Jerry's Custard

A bevy of frozen treats with an outdoor seating that welcomes dogs (and potbelly pigs).

Bruster's Real Ice Cream

Treat yourself AND your pup to a sundae at Bruster's! They make a free sundae with dog bones crumbled on top for their furry customers.

Bruster's Real Ice Cream

Treat yourself AND your pup to a sundae at Bruster's! They make a free sundae with dog bones crumbled on top for their furry customers.

Bruster's Real Ice Cream

Treat yourself AND your pup to a sundae at Bruster's. They make a free sundae with dog bones crumbled on top for their furry customers.

Sonic Drive-In

If your pup isn't always on his best behavior at traditional restaurants, share a burger with him from the comfort of your own car instead!

Sonic Drive-In

If your pup isn't always on his best behavior at traditional restaurants, share a burger with him from the comfort of your own car instead!

Sewickley Hotel

They open the front tables in their outdoor area for dogs. They brought a bowl of water for my dog. Everyone was very good to us!

Dive Bar & Grille

Dive Bar serves wraps, salads, larger plates, and a variety of appetizers. Outdoor seating is limited, but dog friendly.

Apis Mead and Winery

Apis Mead and Winery welcomes leashed, well-behaved dogs inside the tasting room so their owners can sample from the flavorful collection of seasonal meads. Goldenrod, blueberry chai, strawberry kiwi, and jalapeno pineapple are just a few of the tasty offerings available.