Dog Friendly Restaurants in Riverside, CA

There are 86 restaurants in Riverside, 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!

Smokey Canyon BBQ

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Smokey Canyon BBQ offers succulent, Southern inspired barbecue dishes, a warm and friendly dining atmosphere, and patio seating that welcomes well-behaved dogs. Menu includes St. Louis style ribs, deep fried catfish, classic BBQ sampler platter, Angus beef burgers, pulled pork sandwiches, smoked turkey paninis, and traditional sides such as baked beans, collard greens, and potato salad.

Crest Cafe

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This upscale coffee shop type restaurant in the Canyon Crest Town Center serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner seven days a week. Popular menu choices include Louisiana omelets, tortilla soup, BBQ bacon burger, and chicken fried steak. Well-behaved dogs are welcome on the small patio.

Mario's Place

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Mario's Place is a great spot in Riverside. The bartenders are friendly, the food is excellent, and the front patio is pet friendly.

Antonious Pizza Cafe

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Antonious Pizza is a downtown pizza spot that offers tables outside where dogs can join you for a slice of pie.

Simple Simons

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Popular bakery and sandwich place with great food and a wonderful dog-friendly patio.

Heroes

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Hero's has a large pet friendly patio. They have good micro brew and serve food. Bring our own water bowl

Extreme Pita

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It's all pitas at Extreme Pita, be it signature, classic, or flatbaked. Outdoor patio seating is dog friendly.

Cafe Sevilla Riverside

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Cafe Sevilla has been dedicated to providing the true essence of Spanish culture, music, and cuisine since 1987. Located in the heart of downtown Riverside, Cafe Sevilla serves authentic tapas, or small plates, such as ceviche, empanadas, calamari, Spanish meatballs, stuffed dates, patatas bravas, and tortilla Espanola. Patio seating is dog friendly.

Sam's Bann Thai

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Sam's serves delicious Thai food and offers a dog-friendly outdoor patio.

Wicks Brewing Co.

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Wicks Brewing offers signature and seasonal brews, a rotating draft lineup, and a food menu that includes baked hot wings, BBQ pulled pork sliders, toasted flatbread, and hearty hot sandwiches like prime rib, pastrami and Swiss, and pizza brats. Well-behaved, leashed dogs are welcome inside.

In-N-Out Burger

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Want to really treat your pup? Order a "Protein Style" burger off the secret menu here and he'll get an all beef patty, minus the bun. Yum!

Molly's Souper

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This charming and cozy restaurant offers classic breakfast and lunch fare and a spacious dog-friendly garden patio with special doggie menu. Choose from delicious options such as omelettes, waffles, biscuits and gravy, burgers, burritos, fried egg sandwiches, and pork chops. Open daily from 6am-2pm.

Lazy Dog Cafe

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With locations across California, Texas, and Nevada, The Lazy Dog Cafe is a dog-themed eatery with cozy surroundings, dog-friendly seating, and an eclectic menu of hearty American eats. Menu favorites include campfire pot roast, BBQ baby back ribs, three-cheese pizza, fish tacos, chicken parmesan, sweet and spicy shrimp, and fettuccine Alfredo. Opens at 11am during the week, 10am on Saturday, and 9am on Sunday.

Handel's Homemade Ice Cream and Yogurt

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Handel's has been delivering fresh homemade ice cream and yogurt since 1945. Dogs are welcome at outside tables.

Espiau's

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Espiau's is pet friendly, serving up great Mexican food. Outside there is a large patio with heaters, TVs and a new outside bar. Patio is dog friendly. They will even bring your pup water & treats!

Souplantation

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Souplantation offers true farm-to-table scratch-made food in a modern setting with screened porch seating that welcomes dogs. The menus change monthly, offering such delicious dishes as classic Greek salad, sizzling sriracha udon soup, beef and sausage bolognese pasta, and blueberry crumb cake. Opens at 11am Monday thru Saturday and 9am on Sunday.

Zendejas Mexican Grill

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Zendejas Mexican Grill serves a variety of Mexican favorites and welcome dogs on their outdoor patio.

Corner Bakery Cafe

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Corner Bakery's diverse menu includes soups, salads, grilled paninis, mac and cheese, and signature sandwiches. Climate-controlled patio is dog friendly.

Blue Fire Grill

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Blue Fire Grill is a family-owned restaurant specializing in BBQ. They offer a great outdoor patio for your pet as well as offering a full bar with drink specials daily. Live music and karaoke on the weekends!

Saddleback Inn

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Delicious entrees include lobster mac & cheese, crusted double pork chop, and boneless braised short ribs. Covered porch seating welcomes dogs offseason.

The Counter

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Build your own high-class burger at The Counter, which boasts outdoor seating that your pet will love.

Monaco's Pizza

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Monaco's Pizza has really good Italian meals and, more importantly, loves dogs. There is plenty of room on the enclosed patio for you and your fury pals.

California Pizza Kitchen

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Wide variety of toppings, reasonable prices & outdoor seating for Fido make this chain a fun, casual option.

Outback Steakhouse

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This popular Australian-themed national chain of steakhouses offers generous portions of delicious surf and turf comfort food in a casual atmosphere with outdoor seating that welcomes dogs. Besides choice cuts of sirloin, ribeye, and filet mignon, a menu packed with bold flavors features grilled shrimp, steamed lobster tail, parmesan-herb crusted chicken, baby back ribs, and pork porterhouse. Opens at 4pm during the week and noon on weekends.

The Pub At Chino Hills

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The Pub serves burgers, sandwiches, flatbreads, gumbo, and shepherd's pie. Outdoor seating is dog friendly.

Cuca's

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Cuca's offers fantastic Mexican food that you order from a carry-out window, so bring your dog along!

Bucky's Cocktail Lounge

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Bucky's Cocktail Lounge is a cozy and lively dive bar that makes both regulars and newcomers feel right at home at the bar and on the dog-friendly fenced back patio. They offer plenty of beer choices and creative signature cocktails. Leashed dogs are always welcome. Great spot to catch a game or shoot some pool with friends. Closes at 2am every night.

Latte Da Bagelry

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Latte Da Bagelry is a casual neighborhood cafe offering tasty bagels, varied breakfast, lunch, and dinner eats, and dog-friendly outdoor seating. Choose from 20 kinds of bagels, including raisin, jalapeno, and chocolate chip, plus other delicious offerings such as western omelettes, New York steak and eggs, BBQ chicken salad, teriyaki burgers, baked ravioli, and old fashioned meatloaf. Opens at 6am daily.

Johnny Rockets

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If eating outside, mention you brought your dog and they will bring your dog a bowl of water and a menu where you can order treats from threedog bakery and order meat items as well. From grilled chicken to a bunless hot dog.

La Sirena Grill

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La Sirena Grill offers Mexican dishes in a casual environment and has outdoor seating where dogs are welcome.

King's Fishouse

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A raw bar, sushi rolls, and grilled fish is what you'll find at King's Fishhouse. Outdoor back patio is dog friendly.

Peppino's

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Italian from calzones to pizza, large portions & reasonable prices. Fido's welcome outdoors, only during the summer.

Taco Mesa

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Taco Mesa's healthy Mexican food uses the freshest ingredients and they provide a water bowl for your pup when you sit outside.

Stell Coffee

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Not just a coffeehouse, Stell serves great food and beer with one of the largest dog-friendly outdoor patios in Redlands.

Peppino's

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Dig in to one of Peppino's massive calzones on the dog-friendly front patio. It's Italian comfort food at its best.

The Sports Stop Pub and Grill

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The food and service are excellent and dogs are encouraged in the outside eating area. Dogs are welcome in the outside eating area.

Delizie Risorante Bar

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Delizie might be small but its tasty Italian dishes pack a big punch. Don't hesitate to ask for some water for your pup while you dine at an outdoor table.

TAPS Fish House & Brewery

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Menu offers delicious steaks, chops, and seafood entrees, plus a refreshing selection of craft beer. Patio seating welcomes dogs.

Lulu's Creperie Cafe

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Cute French Cafe featuring both savory and sweet crepes. Nice patio welcoming you and your pet.

Cinnamon Productions

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Cinnamon Productions offers fresh baked goods and hearty American eats in a warm atmosphere that can be enjoyed in a shaded dog-friendly patio area. Enjoy breakfast, lunch, and dinner delights like scrambles, breakfast wraps, Belgium waffles, quiche, club sandwiches, BBQ chopped chicken salad, bacon burgers, and grilled cheese. Opens daily at 6am.

Skyland Ale Works

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Brewery and tasting room serves eight craft beers on tap. Dogs are welcome, and right next door is Jackboy's Dog Bakery.

In-N-Out Burger

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Want to really treat your pup? Order a "Protein Style" burger off the secret menu here and he'll get an all beef patty, minus the bun. Yum!

In-N-Out Burger

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Want to really treat your pup? Order a "Protein Style" burger off the secret menu here and he'll get an all beef patty, minus the bun. Yum!

Eureka!

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Eureka! is a leading family of restaurants that proudly serves only authentic, handmade food with locally sourced produce, all freshly cooked to order. The beverage program features 100% American craft beer, small batch whiskey, house-aged barrels, and specialty cocktails sourced only from artisans throughout America. Outdoor seating is dog friendly.

The Blind Pig

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Choose from a contemporary menu of small and large plates featuring chicken croquette, short rib tacos, seared scallops, and skirt steak. Outdoor seating is dog friendly.

Wahoo's Fish Taco

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Wahoo's Fish Taco is a very busy spot with great fish tacos. The outdoor seating is very nice and dog friendly.

Sunnymead Burger

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Sunnymead has been serving breakfast, burgers, and sandwiches since the '60s. Dogs are welcome on the outdoor patio.

Lucille's Smokehouse BBQ

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Succulent, falling off the bone low and slow cooked BBQ. Lovely dog-friendly patio with ceiling fans for the heat and heaters for more chilly weather.

Bruxie

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Everything in waffles. Choose from savory meats and cheeses or sweet ingredients all folded into a light, crisp waffle. Indoor and outdoor patio seating with a doggie bowl and a container of treats by the counter. Also serve fresh salads, soup, sundaes, shakes, and floats made with real Wisconsin Frozen Custard.

Mill Creek BBQ And Burgers

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Mill Creek offers tri-tip BBQ platters, brisket, ribs, chicken, pulled pork, and fresh ground gourmet burgers. Dogs are welcome at outside tables.

In-N-Out Burger

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Want to really treat your pup? Order a "Protein Style" burger off the secret menu here and he'll get an all beef patty, minus the bun. Yum!

In-N-Out Burger

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Want to really treat your pup? Order a "Protein Style" burger off the secret menu here and he'll get an all beef patty, minus the bun. Yum!

In-N-Out Burger

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Want to really treat your pup? Order a "Protein Style" burger off the secret menu here and he'll get an all beef patty, minus the bun. Yum!

Johnny Rockets

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Johnny Rockets has outdoor seating that's pup friendly. Drink down one of their thick shakes while the staff sings a song.

Rosco's Famous Deli

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A variety of classic and original sandwiches. Dogs are allowed on the patio.

The Hungry Bear Deli & Restaurant

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Hungry Bear serves everything from hot and cold sandwiches to ice cream and milkshakes. Outdoor seating welcomes dogs.

Chik-fil-a

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This friendly fast food chain welcomes pets on a leash in their outdoor patio sitting area.

Bravo Burgers Mission Viejo

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Bravo offers burgers, burritos, and a bounty of breakfast options. Spacious patio is dog friendly.

Mr. Taco

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Tasty selection of tacos and burritos. Outdoor eating area welcomes dogs.

Bagels & Brew

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In addition to fresh bagels, menu offers hot and cold sandwiches, juicy burgers, and soothing smoothies. Outdoor seating welcomes dogs.

Sonic Drive In

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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!

Chase's

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Chase's offers BBQ pork sliders, seared Ahi tuna salad, surf and turf, and hand-cut pork cops. Outdoor patio is dog friendly.

Old World Deli

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Deli with sandwiches, soups, pizza, & fried chicken. Dogs are allowed in outside dining area.

Eureka!

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Eureka! is a leading family of restaurants that proudly serves only authentic, handmade food with locally sourced produce, all freshly cooked to order. The beverage program features 100% American craft beer, small batch whiskey, house-aged barrels, and specialty cocktails sourced only from artisans throughout America. Outdoor tables are dog friendly.

Chapter Two California Kitchen

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Tasty menu of Asian fusion dishes. Outdoor tables welcome dogs.

Vino Veritas

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This wine bar/restaurant serves wine and microbrews, and allows well-behaved pets on the front patio.

Peppino's

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Fido is welcome at Peppino's outdoors, but only during the summer. Stop by for delicious pizza, pasta, and calzone.

Bagels & Brew

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In addition to fresh bagels, menu offers hot and cold sandwiches, juicy burgers, and crispy chicken tenders. Outdoor seating welcomes dogs.

Bagels & Brew

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In addition to fresh bagels, menu offers hot and cold sandwiches, juicy burgers, and soothing smoothies. Outdoor seating welcomes dogs.

Board & Brew

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Board & brew serves a wide variety of specialty sandwiches with names like the Turkado, Tub O' Tuna, and Left Coast Pastrami, plus local craft beer on tap. Patio seating is dog friendly.

The Rush Bar and Grill

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Family-owned restaurant serves a variety of festive food, including chicken wings, beef sliders, hot and cold sandwiches, pizza, and fish and chips. Outdoor seating welcomes dogs.

Rubio's Fresh Mexican Food

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Rubio's offers tacos, burritos, and enchiladas with chicken, beef, and a variety of seafood options. Outdoor seating is dog friendly.

VIP's Cafe

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A pleasant family-owned restaurant with a dog-friendly outdoor patio. Menu includes omelettes, crepes, and French toast for breakfast, salads, sandwiches, and burgers for lunch, and steak chicken, and pasta for dinner.

The Trough

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The Trough serves sandwiches and sides. Get an order to go and grab a seat overlooking with lake with Fido by your side.

Woody's Diner

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Casual diner serves a full breakfast all day, chili and soup, hot and cold sandwiches, and hot dogs and burgers. Patio seating is dog friendly.

In-N-Out

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Popular burgers and fries chain offers an outdoor seating area that welcomes dogs.

Hot Dog Shoppe

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Gourmet hot dogs and specialty sausage sandwiches topped with everything from wing sauce and baked beans to habanero peppers and marinara sauce. Fido is welcome at outdoor tables.

Urban Grill and Wine Bar

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Choose from bistro style comfort food, a boutique wine list, draft craft beer, and specialty cocktails. Outdoor tables are dog friendly.

The Fat Greek

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Traditional Greek cuisine such as gyros, falafel, and pitas. Patio tables are dog friendly.

Provecho Grill

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Relaxed Mexican eatery with a full bar serving classic dishes in a compact, colorful space. Menu includes empanadas, tostadas, sizzling fajitas, chile verde, burritos, shrimp tacos, and fried ice cream for dessert. Dogs are welcome on the patio.

Rock & Brews

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Rock & Brews offers classic American comfort food, local favorites, and one of the area’s largest selections of international and craft beer. Guests are immersed in a rock-inspired experience with concert lighting, videos of some of the greatest rock concert moments of all time, and a Great Wall of Rock featuring the biggest icons of the genre. Dogs are welcome on the outdoor patio.

Natraj's Indian Bistro

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Natraj's specializes in authentic Indian cuisine, including a variety of veggie, chicken, lamb, seafood, and tandoori entrees. Dogs are welcome on the outdoor patio.

Stone Church Brewing

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Stone Church Brewing offers up to 12 in-house craft beers on tap, focusing on varying styles of ale to ensure every kind of beer lover finds a favorite. There is no food service, but menus from nearby eateries are available for ordering in. Dogs are welcome on the small front patio.

Luna Grill

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Luna Grill offers kebabs, spicy feta, falafel, pita wraps, salads, and other Mediterranean eats offered in a relaxed, counter-serve setting. Outdoor seating area welcomes dogs.

Luna Grill

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Luna Grill offers kebabs, spicy feta, falafel, pita wraps, salads, and other Mediterranean eats offered in a relaxed, counter-serve setting. Outdoor seating area welcomes dogs.