Dog Friendly Restaurants in Rutland, VT

There are 8 pet friendly restaurants in Rutland 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 Rutland. Bone appetit!

Pet Friendly Hand Carved By Ernie
Hand Carved By Ernie Hand Carved By Ernie is a dog-friendly sandwich shop in Rutland, VT where your leashed dog is welcome to join you at one of the five patio tables with umbrellas. Making fresh-to-order sandwiches for their customers, you are sure to find a delicious sandwich combo here. We recommend their Brisket sandwich with their tuna mac. See Details
Pet Friendly Hop'n Moose
Hop'n Moose Hop'n Moose, located in Rutland, VT, is a casual bar and grill 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 a cold beer and an order of the Wings in your choice of sauce (Mild Buffalo, Hop'n Hot, Vermont Maple BBQ, or Gringo Jack's Sweet and Spicy Chipotle). Next, chow down on the Spartan Pizza topped with mozzarella, sundried tomatoes, roasted red peppers, Vermont smoke and cure sausage, mushrooms, house tomato sauce, and goat cheese crumbles. Or go for the Hop'n Fried Chicken Sandwich with hand-battered fried chicken, lettuce, tomato, jalapeno pickle slaw, and honey drizzle. Hop'n Moose is open Tuesday through Thursday from 4pm to 10pm, Friday through Saturday from 12pm to 11pm, and Sunday from 12pm to 6pm. See Details
Village Snack Bar Village Snack Bar, located in Rutland, VT, is a casual eatery that serves up a variety of delicious fare. Fido is welcome to join you at this pet-friendly joint, as they have a convenient walk-up window. Village Snack Bar is open daily from 11am to 9pm. See Details
Ben & Jerry's Ben and Jerry's is a dog-friendly frozen sweet shop serving, 'fresh and extraordinary dairy,' to Rutland locals and tourists alike. Dog owners can head to one of Ben and Jerry's three outdoor tables to indulge in the sunshine alongside their furry friend. The shop's menu includes flavors such as Bourbon Brown Butter, Cherry Garcia, Empower Mint, Phish Food, Totally Baked, and The Tonight Dough. Its menu also includes an array of cones, sundaes, smoothies, and shakes. 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
Panera Bread Panera Bread on S Main Street 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. 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
Hop'n Moose Hop'n Moose is a pet-friendly brewpub restaurant in Rutland. This microbrewery welcomes dogs on the outside patio to join their owners as they indulge in a nice beer brewed on the premises. Hop'n Moose is open Wednesday through Friday from 4pm to 9pm and Saturday from 12pm to 9pm. See Details
The Maple Angus The Maple Angus is a dog-friendly burger stand in Rutland, VT. Your best friend is welcome to join you at one of their picnic tables while you dine on some classic American fare. Enjoy an order of mozzarella sticks, fried zucchini or jalapeno poppers. They also have hot dogs, BLTs and a fried chicken sandwich. See Details
Rutland Country Club At pet-friendly Baxter's Restaurant, there are six or seven tables where you are welcome to dine with your dog. Inside the Rutland Country Club, Baxter's Restaurant is open to the public for lunch and dinner. The restaurant serves soups, salads, sandwiches, and burgers. Drop by on Saturday for their dinner for two for fifty dollars, with options like Roast Prime Rib of Beef Au Jus and Fresh Fried Select Oysters. On Wednesday, Baxter's has a burger and beer special. Open Monday through Saturday 11am to 9pm, and Sunday 11am to 4pm. See Details
The Lake House Pub and Grille The Lake House Pub and Grille allows dogs to dine outside off their doggy menu and enjoy the stellar views. See Details
Cafe Provence Dogs are welcome at Cafe Provence, where they offer twelve tables for dogs and their owners. If you've ever switched on a TV in the local area, you've probably seen Chef Robert preparing his Chocolate Bombe or other tasty treats. The food he prepares in his cafe should taste ultra-fresh as the meat, cheese, fruit, and vegetables are all gathered from local purveyors in the Vermont area. Many locals rave about the Cafe Provence Seafood Stew, served with scallops, shrimp, mussels, and other available fresh fish on saffron risotto, lobster, and tarragon broth with garlic toast. The restaurant is open Tuesday through Saturday from 11:30am to 9:00pm and Sunday from 10:30am to 9:00pm. See Details
Casey's Caboose Casey's Caboose is a dog-friendly restaurant in Killington, Vermont. The restaurant is housed in an old railroad snowplow car that derailed. There is a large patio surrounding the railcar where you can dine with Fido at a table with an umbrella. You can't go wrong with a delicious burger and beer from Casey's. See Details
The Lookout Tavern The Lookout Tavern is a casual bar and eatery with a summer patio serving up a variety of delicious fare. Fido is welcome to join you during the summer months at a pet-friendly table on the seasonal patio from April-October. The Lookout Tavern is open Saturday through Thursday from 12pm to 10pm, and Friday from 12pm to 12am. Call ahead to ensure the availability of the seasonal patio. Dogs are not permitted inside the dining room, and the summer patio is closed November through March. See Details
Goodman's American Pie Dogs are welcome at Goodman's American Pie. Tossing pies since 2000, this family owned and operated pizzeria offers wood-fired pizza prepared with the freshest ingredients. You and Fido can't say bye bye to Goodman's American Pie until you've tried one of the signature pizzas, including the best selling special, the Rip Curl, a pesto based pie, topped with fresh or sun-dried tomatoes, wood-fired chicken, fresh-cut garlic, ricotta, mozzarella, and asiago. Their opening times are Sunday from 12:00pm to 8:00pm, Monday through Thursday from 11:30am to 8:00pm, and Friday to Saturday from 11:30am to 9:00pm. See Details
Taps Tavern Taps offers nachos, fried calamari, burgers, sandwiches, and chicken/beef kabobs. Deck tables are dog friendly. See Details
Clear River Tavern Clear River Tavern has pet-friendly outdoor seating. As long as Fido is on a leash, he can sit outside with you. The menu on offer mainly consists of American bar food. You can sink your teeth into a super seafood platter: lightly battered and fried clam strips and shrimp or half and half served with fries, coleslaw, and tartar sauce. If you're joining them for Mexican night on Tuesdays, then you'll discover lots of delectable delights, such as the green chili chicken enchilada, served with chicken, cheese, and green chili sauce rolled in a corn tortilla, topped with homemade sauce and baked in the oven. Clear River Tavern is open Sunday 12pm to 11pm and Monday through Saturday from 3pm to 11pm. See Details
Otto's at Cones Point Dogs are welcome at Otto's at Cones Point General Store, where they provide five pet-friendly tables outside. Along with the appealing offer of a sixteen-hole miniature golf course, they also provide a food menu full of sandwiches, salads, dogs, and burgers. If you and Fido are looking for an alternative to the hair of the dog remedy, then check out the hangover fixer upper, served with two eggs, bacon, honey maple ham, sausage, and VT cheddar. Otto's at Cones Point General Store is open every day of the week from 6am to 10pm. See Details
Sushi Yoshi Sushi Yoshi is a dog-friendly Pan-Asian restaurant in Killington, VT. Fido is welcome to join you at a table on the patio. The eatery offers a full spectrum of Chinese and Japanese appetizers, fried rice, rolls, and hibachi meals. See Details
Brookside Pub Brookside Pub in Hampton, NY, is a dog-friendly eatery where Fido is welcome to join you at a table on the open outdoor patio. Brookside Pub began with a vision and passion to bring fresh, farm to table dishes to the community. The menu offers a wide variety of options to suit many tastes, including Artisan pizzas, salads, sandwiches, burgers and soups. See Details
Off The Rails Off The Rails is a dog-friendly restaurant in Ludlow, VT, where Fido can join you at an outdoor table on the covered patio. The menu features pizza, sliders, tacos and burgers. See Details
Homestyle Hostel Located on the main street of Ludlow, the Homestyle Hostel provides a total Vermont experience through local food and drinks. If you keep Fido on a leash, your furry friend can join you at one of the three outdoor tables. The fresh menu they serve is full of classic dishes from around the world. To start, you and Fido can share the mussels in a flavorful broth. Then, you can devour the homemade linguine for two, served with sirloin steak and peas in a rosemary cream sauce. You can close out your meal with a lemon cake, drizzled in berry sauce and homemade whipped cream. Wash down your meal with their very own version of a Moscow Mule, prepared with tequila in a smoky fashion. The Homestyle Hostel is open Thursday through Sunday from 5:30pm to 9:00pm. See Details
Mojo Cafe Mojo Cafe, located in Ludlow, VT, is a casual eatery that serves up delicious Tex-Mex-style fare. Fido is welcome to join you at one of their pet-friendly outdoor tables (complete with fresh water and tasty treats) while you enjoy your meal - Mojo Cafe even offers convenient "hitching posts" to tie your pup to while you go inside to order! Start off with an order of the Lobster Nachos - organic corn tortilla chips topped with Plymouth cheddar, lime-tempura Maine lobster, pickled red onions, fresh jalapenos, pickled Fresno and Serrano chilies, scallions, cilantro, black beans, and lemongrass-wasabi aioli. Next, chow down on the Green Chile Pork Tacos with tequila-citrus pulled pork, grilled peppers and onions, smoked green chile sauce, and cilantro. Mojo Cafe is open Tuesday through Thursday from 4pm to 9pm, and Friday through Saturday from 12pm to 9pm. See Details
Outback Pizza Great pizza and other Italian-American specialties located on a hillside right near Okemo. There is a delightful covered terrace with a view where dogs are welcome. Service is good here and there is even a full bar. See Details
Sissy's Kitchen Dogs are allowed at Sissy's Kitchen. With a focus on local and organic ingredients, Chef Sissy Hicks offers traditional country fare. With a brand new menu added every Tuesday, you and Fido can try something new every time you amble up to Sissy's Kitchen. The extensive breakfast menu includes crispy waffles, cinnamon butter, and maple syrup. For lunch, all of their sandwiches come with German potato salad or coleslaw and can be prepared on gluten-free bread. Sissy's Kitchen is open Thursday through Sunday from 8am to 6pm. See Details
Rustic Rooster The Rustic Rooster, located in Shrewsbury, VT, is a casual 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 Nachos topped with melted cheese, fresh cilantro, black beans, jalapenos, corn, and your choice of chili or pulled pork. Next, chow down on the Flat Iron Pork - grilled, maple-brined pork served with pan-fried fingerling potatoes, roasted Brussels sprouts, and a whole-grain mustard jus. Or go for the Rustic Pizza topped with sauteed eggplant, artichoke hearts, onions, olive oil, and local feta cheese. The Rustic Rooster is open Monday from 5pm to 9pm, Wednesday through Thursday from 5pm to 9pm, Friday through Saturday from 12pm to 9pm, and Sunday from 10am to 9pm. See Details