Dog Friendly Restaurants in Riverside, CA

There are 36 pet friendly restaurants in Riverside that welcome dogs at their outdoor tables. Need help deciding 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 Riverside. Bone appetit!

Pet Friendly Smokey Canyon BBQ
Smokey Canyon BBQ 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. See Details
Pet Friendly Crest Cafe
Crest Cafe 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. See Details
Heroes Hero's has a large pet friendly patio. They have good micro brew and serve food. Bring our own water bowl See Details
Mario's Place Mario's Place is a great spot in Riverside. The bartenders are friendly, the food is excellent, and the front patio is pet friendly. See Details
Wicks Brewing Co. 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. See Details
Simple Simons Popular bakery and sandwich place with great food and a wonderful dog-friendly patio. See Details
Antonious Pizza Cafe Antonious Pizza is a downtown pizza spot that offers tables outside where dogs can join you for a slice of pie. See Details
Sam's Bann Thai Sam's serves delicious Thai food and offers a dog-friendly outdoor patio. See Details
Extreme Pita It's all pitas at Extreme Pita, be it signature, classic, or flatbaked. Outdoor patio seating is dog friendly. See Details
Marisa's Italian Deli Marisa's Italian Deli is a dog-friendly restaurant serving Riverside locals and tourists alike. Dog owners can head to one of Marisa's outdoor tables to enjoy a meal alongside their furry friend. The Italian Deli's menu includes sandwiches, salads, breakfast items, charcuterie, a wide variety of unique sides such as Marinated Mushrooms, Castelvetrano Olives, and Herb Cream Cheese Sweet Peppers. Diners with room for dessert can indulge in one of Marisa's Cannolis, Sfogliatelle, or Italian Cookies. Marisa's Italian Deli open Monday through Friday from 7am to 9pm, Saturday from 8am to 9pm and Sunday from 8am to 8pm. See Details
Tio's Tacos Tio's Tacos, located in Riverside, CA, is a casual Mexican eatery that serves up a variety of delicious street fare. Fido is welcome to join you at one of their pet-friendly outdoor tables while you enjoy your meal. Tio's Tacos is open Sunday through Thursday from 8am to 10pm, and Friday through Saturday from 8am to 11pm. See Details
Fufu's Mideast Grill Fufu's Mideast Grill, located in Riverside, CA, is a casual Middle Eastern restaurant that serves up delicious, authentic fare. 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 Grape Leaves stuffed with rice and mixed veggies, then chow down on the Beef Kabob Plate. Fufu's Mideast Grill is open daily from 10:30am to 11pm. See Details
Pier 76 Fish Grill Pier 76 Fish Grill, located in Riverside, CA, is a casual eatery that specializes in fresh seafood dishes. 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 Steamed Mussels - black mussels with roasted poblano, lemon-wine broth, and smoked bacon. Next, chow down on the Smoked Fish Tacos filled with hickory-smoked fish, roasted tomato cream, shredded cabbage, and tangerine-jalapeno salsa. Pier 76 Fish Grill is open Sunday through Thursday from 10:30am to 9pm, and Friday through Saturday from 10:30am to 10pm. See Details
Romano's Romano's, located in Riverside, CA, is a casual Italian eatery that serves up a variety of delicious fare. 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 Insalata Caprese - layers of fresh mozzarella, tomato, whole leaf basil, and thinly-sliced prosciutto drizzled with olive oil and freshly-cracked pepper. Next, chow down on the Gnocchi alla Thomasino - homemade potato dumplings, sundried tomatoes, fresh garlic, and basil sauteed in butter and parmesan cheese. Or go for the Quattro Formaggi Pizza topped with garlic, olive oil, fresh mozzarella, gorgonzola, and romano cheese. Romano's is open Monday from 3pm to 9pm, Tuesday through Thursday from 11:30am to 9pm, Friday through Saturday from 11:30am to 10pm, and Sunday from 9:30am to 9pm. See Details
Rubio's Coastal Grill Rubio's Coastal Grill on University Avenue has five pet-friendly outdoor tables, so you are welcome to bring your dog along. Rubio's Coastal Grill combines the fresh flavors from the sea, with Mexican dishes. The signature dish at Rubio's Coastal Grill is the Beer Battered Fish Taco, made with Alaskan pollock and a recipe that hasn't changed since 1983. Seafood is also stuffed into burritos at Rubio's Coastal Grill, with options like Salsa Verde Shrimp and Surf and Turf. For something a little lighter, try one of the Poke rice bowls. If you have a sweet tooth, you can try the Warm Cinnamon Churros or one of the freshly-baked Ghiradelli Chocolate Chip Oatmeal or Snickerdoodle Cookies. 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
First Class Pizza First Class Pizza, located in Riverside, is a casual joint that serves up a variety of delicious Italian-style eats. Choose from menu options including starters, salads, pizza, sandwiches, pasta, and more. Fido is welcome to join you at one of their five pet-friendly outdoor tables while you enjoy your meal. Try the Spicy Southwestern Pizza topped with grilled chicken, red onions, green peppers, cilantro, fresh garlic, jalapenos, bacon, honey mustard, and house seasonings. Or go for the Italian Stallion Sandwich with salami, pepperoni, Canadian bacon, mozzarella, lettuce, onions, pepperoncini peppers, tomatoes, Italian dressing, and mayo. If you're in the mood for a hearty plate of pasta, try the Chicken Pesto Pasta - fettuccine pasta with grilled chicken, pesto sauce, and shredded parmesan, served with garlic bread. 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
Farmer Boys Farmer Boys, located at Van Buren Boulevard, Riverside, is a casual farm-to-table eatery that serves up a variety of American fare. Choose from menu options including egg plates, breakfast burritos, French toast, salads, wraps, sandwiches, burgers, and more. Fido is welcome to join you at one of their nine pet-friendly outdoor tables while you enjoy your meal. Try the Breakfast Burrito filled with three eggs, hash browns, American cheese, house-made salsa, and your choice of bacon, sausage, ham, or chili. Or drop by for lunch and chow down on the Farmer's Burger - a half-pound USDA beef burger topped with hickory-smoked bacon, American cheese, farm-fresh produce, smashed avocado, and Thousand Island dressing. A drive-thru window is also available if you don't want to tie your dog up outside while you go in to order. See Details
Panera Bread Panera Bread on Riverside Plaza Drive has ten pet-friendly outdoor tables, so you can bring your dog along to dine. The popular national chain serves breakfast, lunch, dinner, and snacks. Stop by early for one of their freshly baked breakfast sandwiches, pastries, or Baked Egg Souffles. Panera Bread is known for their fresh, and clean eating salads, soups, and sandwiches like Bacon Turkey Bravo, Napa Almond Chicken Salad, and Steak and White Cheddar Panini. They have a full espresso and coffee bar where you can get signature drinks like the Hot Chocolate with Chocolate Chip Marshmallows, and Plum Ginger Hibiscus Tea. 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
Buffalo Wild Wings Branding itself as a fun, edgy, high-energy and easygoing restaurant, Buffalo Wild Wings is a dog-friendly sports-focused place to enjoy a meal in Riverside. Buffalo Wild Wings offers outdoor tables to dog owners wanting to dig into a plate of Spinach Artichoke Flatbread alongside their canine companion. The restaurant's menu is made up of wings, shareables, burgers, tenders, mac and cheese, salads, wraps, sandwiches, and more. Diners with room for dessert can indulge in Cheesecake Bites, Dessert Nachos, Loaded Ice Cream or Chocolate Fudge Cake. See Details
Elias Pita Elias Pita is pet-friendly. Outside, you'll discover two tables for dogs and their owners. This restaurant provides authentic Middle Eastern cuisine, such as kababs, falafels, salads, and a number of entrees. One of the most popular entrees is the combination plate, served with grilled shish, chicken and kufta kabob, hummus, salad, rice, pita bread, and garlic sauce. For dessert, you may want to indulge in a homemade baklava or some traditional rice pudding. Elias Pita is open Monday through Friday from 10am to 9pm and Saturday to Sunday from 11am to 9pm. See Details
The Habit Burger Grill The Habit Burger Grill believes in juicy, handcrafted burgers and sandwiches that are made to order. This location in Riverside provides dog-friendly seating with a few outside for your pooch. Some locations also offer a drive-through so you can stay on the go with Fido. Their signature burgers, Charburgers, are grilled over an open flame and served with tons of flavor like the Roasted Garlic Portabella Char or classic Double Charburger. You can also chow down on a custom sandwich like the chicken club or veggie burger with your choice of bun. Don't forget dessert! The Habit Burger Grill offers frozen treats like shakes, malts, and sundaes for a classic burger joint experience. 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
Blaze Fast-Fire'd Pizza Using fresh dough and artisanal ingredients, Blaze Fast-Fire'd Pizza is a dog-friendly spot to enjoy a slice, whether it's class or inventive, in Riverside. Blaze offers four outdoor tables to customers wanting to dine alongside their dog. The pizzeria's menu is made up of simple salads, build your own pizzas, and signatures such as the Veg Out, White Top, BBQ Chkn, Green Stripe, Meat Eater, and the Art Lover, topped with artichokes, mozzarella, ricotta, chopped garlic, and red sauce dollops. Diners with room for dessert can indulge in a Sea Salt Cookie, S'more Pie or Olive Oil 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
Farmer Boys Farmer Boys, located at E Alessandro Blvd, Riverside, is a casual farm-to-table eatery that serves up a variety of American fare. Choose from menu options including egg plates, breakfast burritos, French toast, salads, wraps, sandwiches, burgers, and more. Fido is welcome to join you at one of their three pet-friendly outdoor tables while you enjoy your meal. Try the Breakfast Burrito filled with three eggs, hash browns, American cheese, house-made salsa, and your choice of bacon, sausage, ham, or chili. Or drop by for lunch and chow down on the Farmer's Burger - a half-pound USDA beef burger topped with hickory-smoked bacon, American cheese, farm-fresh produce, smashed avocado, and Thousand Island dressing. A drive-thru window is also available if you don't want to tie your dog up outside while you go in to order. See Details
Rubio's Coastal Grill Rubio's Coastal Grill on Canyon Springs Parkway has fifteen pet-friendly outdoor tables, so you are welcome to bring your dog along. Rubio's Coastal Grill combines the fresh flavors from the sea, with Mexican dishes. The signature dish at Rubio's Coastal Grill is the Beer Battered Fish Taco, made with Alaskan pollock and a recipe that hasn't changed since 1983. Seafood is also stuffed into burritos at Rubio's Coastal Grill, with options like Salsa Verde Shrimp and Surf and Turf. For something a little lighter, try one of the Poke rice bowls. If you have a sweet tooth, you can try the Warm Cinnamon Churros or one of the freshly-baked Ghiradelli Chocolate Chip Oatmeal or Snickerdoodle Cookies. 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