Dog Friendly Restaurants in Punta Gorda, FL

There are 20 pet friendly restaurants in Punta Gorda 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 Punta Gorda. Bone appetit!

Pet Friendly Burg'r Bar
Burg'r Bar For a very pet friendly dining experience and a delicious burger, check out Burg'r Bar in Punta Gorda. They have lots of outdoor seating on their two porches, as well as an area to walk your dog. They've even got bags to clean up after Fido! Try one of their classic half-pound burgers, made in-house daily and served on a toasted brioche bun with fries. You can build your own or get a specialty burger with toppings like bacon, blue cheese crumbles, and sauteed onions. A full bar is also available. See Details
Pet Friendly The Celtic Ray
The Celtic Ray Celtic Ray serves traditional Irish pub food, including Cornish pasty, chicken curry, Guinness stew, lamb shank, and stuffed cabbage. Outdoor tables welcome dogs. See Details
Peace River Seafood Peace River specializes in blue crabs and locally caught seafood. Outdoor tables are dog friendly. See Details
Ice House Pub Ice House Pub, located in Punta Gorda, FL, is a casual bar and eatery that serves up a variety of delicious English-style fare. Fido is welcome to join you at one of their pet-friendly outdoor tables while you enjoy your meal. Start off with a cold drink and an order of the Loaded Tots topped with cheddar jack cheese, bacon, scallions, and sour cream. Next, chow down on the Bangers & Mash - traditional English sausage served with homemade mashed potatoes and Guinness gravy. Or go for the Ale Battered Fish Sandwich with whitefish, shredded lettuce, sliced onion, tomatoes, and dill pickle chips on a Kaiser roll. Ice House Pub is open Monday through Saturday from 11am to 12am, and Sunday from 12pm to 11pm. See Details
Leroy's Southern Kitchen-Bar Leroy's Southern Kitchen and Bar is open Monday through Saturday from 11:00am to 11:00pm, and Sunday from 10:00am to 2:00pm. They're serving up authentic Southern cuisine with flair. To start, when you sit down at your table you are offered a bucket of fried pork rinds to get your appetite started. Sit with your dog at their pet-friendly outdoor dining area and savor your meal in the Floridian breeze. Choose from a variety of options including salad, jambalaya, burgers, or even roasted bone marrow served with grilled bread, sea salt, and garlic confit. Make sure you try the highly recommended Smoked Brussel Sprouts before you leave. Made with truffled goat cheese and topped with bacon, they're sure to please any palate. See Details
Table and Tap Table and Tap, located in Punta Gorda, FL, is a trendy gastropub that serves up a variety of delicious grub. Fido is welcome to join you at one of their pet-friendly outdoor tables while you enjoy your meal. Start off with a cold beer and an order of the Truffle Fries - natural-cut potatoes topped with sea salt, truffle oil, and hot sauce. Next, chow down on the Braised Short Rib with red wine brasaige, mashed potatoes, and roasted root veggies. Or go for the Pulled Pork Sandwich with smoked pork shoulder, vinegar slaw, and pickled green tomato. Table and Tap is open Monday through Thursday from 11am to 9pm, Friday through Saturday from 11am to 10pm, and Sunday from 10am to 9pm. See Details
Harpoon Harry's Outdoor picnic tables available at this open-air restaurant, and a hopping enclosed patio area where dogs are welcome. Also, check out the pet boutique while you're there. See Details
TT's Tiki Bar If you're looking for a way to really soak up the beach atmosphere while enjoying a meal, check out TT's Tiki Bar. They have several pet-friendly outdoor tables where you can sit around a fire pit or sink your toes into the sand while overlooking the Charlotte Harbor. Enjoy live music every night while sipping at a specialty drink and chowing down on a specialty burger, taco, sandwich, or fresh seafood. This is a great place to enjoy a fun, beachy drink like the pina coladas or daiquiris. See Details
Laishley Crab House Fido is welcome to join you at an outdoor table for lunch or dinner at the dog-friendly Laishley Crab House in Punta Gorda, FL. Their menu features seafood, sushi, steaks, sandwiches, crab buckets, and a raw bar. A full bar is available. See Details
M'Xuma Tacos M'Xuma Tacos is a Mexican restaurant serving lunch and dinner in Punta Gorda, FL. Fido is welcome to join you on the outside patio. This dog-friendly eatery offers tacos, fajitas, enchiladas and more. They also offer Sunday brunch. See Details
Village Brewhouse Village Brewhouse, located in Punta Gorda, FL, is a pet-friendly tavern that serves up signature meals and craft beer from regional Florida breweries. Dogs are welcome to join you at outdoor tables while you enjoy your meal. See Details
River City Grill For fine American cuisine, try River City Grill, which has four pet-friendly outdoor tables. Their produce is supplied by the local Worsen Farm, so you will know that you're getting fresh, local, organic food when you eat there. It can get a bit busy, so it may be a good idea to make a reservation ahead of time. Try one of their specialty burgers or the classic Sunday pot roast (not just served on Sundays), and make sure to ask for Doug's Big Dog Wine List! See Details
Beef 'O' Brady's Beef 'O' Brady's is a dog-friendly restaurant serving American fare and cold drinks to Punta Gorda locals and tourists alike. Dog owners can head to one of Beef 'O' Brady's five outdoor tables to dig into a plate of award-winning wings alongside Fido. The restaurant's menu includes shareable starters such as Cheesy Bacon Pub Chips, Spinach Artichoke Dip and Beer-Battered Onion Rings, salads, soups, premium blend Angus burgers, baskets and bowls, burritos and wraps, handcrafted sandwiches, pizzas, flatbreads, and entrees such as Grilled Shrimp and Chicken, Trio Fajitas, and a Seafood Combo. Diners with room for dessert can order a signature cocktail and indulge in Funnel Fries or Molten Chocolate Cake. See Details
Island Life Yogurt If you're looking for a tasty and refreshing treat, check out Island Life Yogurt, which has several pet-friendly outdoor tables where you and your dog can enjoy a snack while soaking up the beautiful Floridian sun. Island Life is a self-serve frozen yogurt establishment with twelve different yogurt flavors and over forty toppings, so you can make your yogurt exactly the way you like it. Just fill your cup with fresh fruits or fun and sweet candies- the price is dependent on the weight. If you have dietary restrictions, they've got you covered- Island Life has sugar free, daily free, nonfat, and lowfat options to choose from! See Details
K's Family Pizzeria and Restaurant K's Family Pizzeria and Restaurant is open Monday through Saturday from 11:00am to 10:00pm, and Sunday from 4:00pm to 9:00pm. This family-owned eatery offers a variety of Italian and Greek style dishes. Bring Fido along and sit at one of their three pet-friendly outdoor tables. Choose from menu options like mozzarella sticks, stuffed jalapeno peppers, pizza, grinders, pasta, salads, calzones, gyros, chicken parmesan, and more. Try the Antipasto pizza, topped with ham, salami, pepperoni, and pepperocinis, plus an abundance of antipasto salad toppings. See Details
Turtle Bay Turtle Bay is a dog-friendly restaurant within Fishermen's Village in Punta Gorda, FL. Fido is welcome to join you on the outdoor patio at a table near the pier. Soups, salads, bowls, sandwiches, and dinner plates are offered. There is something for everyone with organic, vegetarian, vegan, and keto options. See Details
Nino's Bakery & Restaurant Dog-friendly Nino's Bakery & Restaurant welcome you and Fido to enjoy a meal on their relaxed outdoor patio in Punta Gorda, FL. Nino's serve a wide variety of choices on the breakfast, lunch and dinner menus. Stop by for a tasty breakfast sandwich, French toast, calzones, salads, pizza, and Italian pastas. The bakery is stocked with a tempting selection of cakes, pies, cookies, breads and pastries. See Details
Slater’s Goods & Provisions Slater’s Goods & Provisions is a dog-friendly American restaurant in Punta Gorda, FL. Dos are welcome at outdoor tables while you enjoy featured dishes such as shrimp tacos, a buffalo chicken wrap, chili cheese dog, pizza, hearty burgers, and grilled cheese sandwiches. See Details
Dean's South of the Border Dean's South of the Border is a dog friendly, Tex-Mex eatery where Fido is welcome to join you at an outdoor table. This family-owned and operated restaurant offers something for everyone with a wide array of Tex Mex and American classics. Open for lunch and dinner, and breakfast on weekends. Dean's menu offers children's fare, lunch and daily specials, early bird and late night menus, a full bar and happy hour. Due to health codes, dogs are not permitted on chairs, booth seats or tabletops. See Details
Ford's Garage Ford's Garage features a mac & cheese bar and delicious comfort food like grilled NY strip steak and "mom's" meatloaf. Dogs are welcome at outdoor tables. Water bowls will be made available. See Details
Hooked Island Grill Hooked Island Grill is located right on the bay in Matlacha, FL, in a building originally constructed in the early 1940s. The restaurant's deck overlooks the bay and has several dog-friendly tables, and they have a dog menu! The flavorful menu features a wide range of lunch and dinner entrees including salads, sandwiches, and seafood baskets. The deck offers relaxing views of the boat traffic and wildlife while you enjoy your meal. See Details
The Lighthouse Grill The Lighthouse Grill, located in Englewood, FL, is a casual bar and eatery that serves up a variety of tasty fare. Fido is welcome to join you at select pet-friendly outdoor tables while you enjoy your meal. Start off with a cold beer and an order of the U-Peel-Um' Steamed Gulf Shrimp seasoned with Old Bay, or chow down on the Angler's French Dip Sandwich with slow-roasted beef, caramelized onions, and aged baby Swiss on a toasted Tuscan hoagie served with au jus and creamy horseradish sauce. See Details
The Loose Caboose Located at the Historic Railroad Depot in Boca Grande, FL, the Loose Caboose serves salads, sandwiches, and wraps, including the Caboose Chicken Club and Boca Grande Wrap. Locals and tourists alike swear by the ice cream. Dog-friendly seating is available on the shaded patio. See Details