Dog Friendly Restaurants in Potomac, MD

There are 7 pet friendly restaurants in Potomac 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 Potomac. Bone appetit!

Pet Friendly Hunter's Bar and Grill
Hunter's Bar and Grill Hunter's Bar and Grill in Potomac, MD provides a relaxed atmosphere where you can enjoy fine dining with Fido at their five dog-friendly tables outside. You'll find succulent entrees like the Seared Jumbo Sea Scallops, Sliced Tenderloin, or Linguine with Clams. They serve a number of vegetarian and gluten free options, too, along with several signature burgers. Brunch is served on Sunday. Hunter's offers a wide selection of wine, beer, and cocktails. See Details
Pet Friendly Old Angler's Inn
Old Angler's Inn Nosh on fine New American fare in the gorgeous ambiance of this well-known Potomac staple. Pets are welcome on both the front outdoor patio and back beer garden patio. See Details
California Tortilla This regional chain quickly serves up massive gourmet burritos for wallet-friendly prices. Pets welcome at outdoor tables, and they even provide water bowls for your fido! See Details
Vie De France Bakery & Cafe Vie De France Bakery & Cafe offers grab and go as well as dine in cafe settings where you can enjoy a French snack with Fido. This location in Potomac offers dog-friendly seating outside with seven tables. The menus include light bites like paninis, soup, sandwiches, and quiche. The bakery offers a huge range of traditional options like croissants, pastries, muffins, bread, and much more. Whether you are craving a sweet treat or just a light, freshly baked snack, Vie De France Bakery & Cafe has you covered. Please note that table service isn't available, so your dog will need to be tied up outside when you go in to order. See Details
Zoes Kitchen Zoes Kitchen, located in Potomac, is a casual eatery that serves up delicious Mediterranean cuisine prepared with fresh ingredients. Choose from menu options including starters, soups, salads, sandwiches, pitas, kabobs, rice bowls, chicken, veggies, steak, and more. Fido is welcome to join you at one of their fifteen pet-friendly outdoor tables while you enjoy your meal. Start off with an order of the Mediterranean Lamb Kafta - three lamb and beef meatballs served over house-made tzatziki and cucumbers, topped with Moroccan harissa and fresh dill. Next, chow down on the Steak Stack Sandwich with sliced steak, portobello mushrooms, mozzarella, caramelized onions, feta spread, tomato, and rosemary oil on sourdough bread. Or go for the Power Grain Bowl with lentils, quinoa, farro, rice, house-made tzatziki, Moroccan harissa, Mediterranean relish, cucumbers, and fresh dill. Please note that table service isn't available, so your dog will need to be tied up outside while you go in to order. See Details
Five Guys Five Guys, located in Potomac, is a popular burger joint that serves up a variety of tasty eats. Choose from menu options including burgers, sandwiches, hot dogs, fries, milkshakes, and more. Fido is welcome to join you at one of their pet-friendly outdoor tables while you enjoy your meal. Try the Bacon Cheeseburger - two hand-formed patties grilled to perfection, two strips of bacon, and two slices of American cheese on a soft sesame seed bun, piled high with the toppings of your choice (mayo, lettuce, pickles, grilled onions and mushrooms, relish, jalapenos, hot sauce, and more!) Before you leave, snag one of their hand-spun Milkshakes with your favorite mix-ins (bananas, cherries, coffee, malted milk, Oreo cookies, Oreo cream, bacon, peanut butter, and more!) Please note that table service isn't available, so your dog will need to be tied up outside while you go in to order. See Details
Elevation Burger Elevation Burger, located at Park Potomac Avenue, Potomac, is a casual burger joint that serves up a variety of American fare. Fido is welcome to join you at one of their eight pet-friendly outdoor tables while you enjoy your meal. Try the Elevation Burger - two organic, grass-fed, free-range beef patties piled high with the toppings of your choice (lettuce, tomato, onions, pickles, caramelized onions, mushrooms, jalapenos, cheddar, bacon, balsamic Dijon, mayo, bleu cheese sauce, hot pepper relish, and more!) Or go for a Veggie Burger made with organic whole grains and veggies seasoned with organic spices. Before you head out, be sure to try one of their made-to-order Shakes, created with either chocolate, vanilla, or coffee ice cream, and two mix-ins of your choice (bananas, strawberries, mango, blueberries, Oreos, black cherry, organic cheesecake, key lime, chocolate syrup, and more.) See Details
Virtue Feed & Grain Fido can join you at an outdoor table with waterfront views on the patio at the dog-friendly Virtue Feed & Grain in Old Town Alexandria, VA. This restored feed and grain warehouse from the 1800s serves upscale, farm-fresh American pub-fare, has a large bourbon collection and also serves local beers. See Details
Lena's Wood-Fired Pizza & Tap Lena's Wood-Fired Pizza & Tap is a dog-friendly eatery in Alexandria, VA, where Fido is welcome to join you at a table on the outdoor patio that is also heated in cooler weather. Lena's serves wood-fired pizza, pasta, paninis, plus beer, wine, and cocktails. Be sure to ask about the doggy menu! See Details
Clare and Don's Beach Shack Clare and Don's Beach Shack in Falls Church, VA offers seafood and sandwiches in a casual setting. Outside seating is dog friendly. See Details
Art and Soul Art and Soul in Washington DC is dog friendly! The restaurant features an inventive, Southern-inspired menu and modern cocktails with dog-friendly patio seating. Art & Soul has a dog menu with creatively named items like The Hungry Dawg and Peanut-Banana Pupsicles. The menu for humans features a varied array of delicious options including bacon cheddar cornbread, braised short rib empanadas, seared diver scallops, duck leg confit, and fried Amish chicken. See Details
Logan Tavern Fill up on delicious American comfort grub at this well-loved Logan Circle favorite where dogs are welcome at outdoor tables. Tasty menu options include ginger calamari, baked meatballs, PEI mussels, chipotle fried chicken, shrimp po'boys, bison burgers, and Cajun rubbed salmon. Opens at 11:30am during the week, 10:30am on weekends. See Details
Jimmy's Old Town Tavern Jimmy's Old Town Tavern, located in Herndon, VA, is a casual sports bar that serves up a variety of tasty fare. Fido is welcome to join you at one of their pet-friendly outdoor tables while you enjoy your meal. Try the Beef on Weck Sandwich with thinly-sliced roast beef piled on a Kummelwick roll, served with au jus and horseradish. See Details
Palette 22 Dogs are welcome at ten outdoor tables at this restaurant and lounge. Palette 22 features their own take on street foods from around the world. Menu items include sesame steak skewers, Mexican street corn, grilled chicken wings, Baja fish tacos, churros, and cheeseburger sliders. Palette 22 for lunch, dinner, and a popular bottomless brunch; hours of operation are as follows: Monday - Friday 11:30am - 12am, Saturday 10am - 1am, Sunday 9am - 12am. See Details
Pitango Gelato Gelato spot Pitango Gelato on Pennsylvania Avenue SE has six dog-friendly outdoor tables, so you are can bring your pup along while exploring Washington, DC. Pitango Gelato serves house-made artisanal gelato in flavors like Matcha Green Tea, Vanilla Chocolate Chip, and Blood Orange. You can also get a pick me up in the form of a latte, mocha or espresso, plus a selection of pastries and sweets like Lemon Poppy Pound Cake and Salted Caramel Brownie. Please note that table service isn't available, so your dog will need to be tied up outside when you go in to order. See Details
Not Your Average Joe's Not Your Average Joe's, located in Bethesda, MD, is a casual, dog-friendly eatery where Fido is welcome to join you at an outdoor table. They offer an ever-changing menu, from their famous focaccia and dipping oil, to their legendary pizza, salads, and sandwiches, there is something for everyone. Come in for fan favorites like the Mustard Crusted Chicken or Steak Tips, stay for the extended list of wines, craft beer, and crafted cocktails. They also serve an extensive gluten free menu, happy hour, and weekend brunch. See Details
Lost Dog Cafe Dunn Loring The Original Lost Dog Café has rescued, sponsored and placed hundreds of abandoned and unwanted animals over the past 13 years. See Details
Commissary This laid-back neighborhood cafe lends itself well to everything from a cold afternoon beer to a tasty breakfast bite. Delicious menu options include chicken nachos, thin crust pizza, grilled salmon, steak frites, coconut curry stir fry, patty melts, and fish tacos. Dogs are welcome at outdoor tables during the summer. Opens daily at 8am. See Details
Four Sisters Restaurant Four Sisters Restaurant offers authentic Vietnamese cuisine with an extensive menu of options. There are a few outdoor tables with dog-friendly seating available when the weather is nice. Four Sisters offers family meals that for two, four, six, or ten people. You'll also find a huge selection of traditional dishes like pho, noodle soups, stir fry, rice dishes, and much more. They also have separate sections for vegetarian, gluten free, and non-MSG items. Four Sisters Restaurant is open seven days a week from 11am to 10pm, and reservations are highly suggested for weekend dining. See Details
The Bird The Bird, located in Washington, DC, is a trendy eatery that serves up New American-style cuisine. Fido is welcome to join you at one of their pet-friendly outdoor tables while you enjoy your meal. Start off with an order of the Duck Meatballs with spicy tomato curry and yogurt. Next, chow down on the Moulard Duck and Angus Beef Burger - a double patty topped with double American cheese and mac sauce. The Bird is open Monday through Thursday from 5pm to 10:30pm, Friday from 4pm to 11:30pm, Saturday from 9am to 11:30pm, and Sunday from 9am to 10:30pm. See Details
Bear Branch Tavern Bear Branch Tavern is a dog-friendly sports bar in Vienna, VA. Fido is welcome to join you at a table on the covered patio. Or, you can opt for of the four dog-friendly outdoor bar seats where you'll have a great view of the TVs. A staff member will provide water for Fido upon request. The Tuna Poke Nachos come highly recommended. You'll also find grains, salads, soups, and sandwiches along with a full bar. See Details
Chef Geoff's Chef Geoff's is known for its reliable, classic American cuisine, fabulous Sunday jazz brunches, and a spacious outdoor dining section that welcomes dogs. Menu features honey-sriracha wings, crispy calamari, Hawaiian pizza, jumbo lump crabcake sandwiches, wild mushroom ravioli, and Italian sausage penne, plus and extensive selection of craft cocktails and global wines. Opens at 11:30am Monday thru Saturday, 10:30am on Sunday. See Details
Le Refuge Restaurant Le Refuge Restaurant is Old Town's oldest French restaurant, offering classics like Fresh Dove Sole and Frog Legs. And dogs are welcome! See Details
Denizens A variety of craft beer, plus a food menu that includes wings, pulled pork tacos, smoked beef brisket sandwiches, and baby back ribs. The 200-seat outdoor beer garden welcomes dogs. See Details