Dog Friendly Restaurants in St. Matthews, KY

There are 5 pet friendly restaurants in St. Matthews that welcome dogs at their outdoor tables, and 230 more nearby. 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 St. Matthews. Bone appetit!

Pet Friendly Molly Malone's Irish Pub
Molly Malone's Irish Pub Molly Malone's Irish Pub off St. Matthews brings a taste of the Emerald Isle in a classy, casual pub setting. There are several dog-friendly seats on their patio, and they occasionally host pet-centric events like the Paws and Pints event to benefit a local dog rescue. The menu includes traditional dishes like the Full Irish Breakfast, Shepherd's Pie, or Corned Beef and Cabbage. They also offer chef-inspired dishes like the Cod In Parcel or their house made pizzas. The bar offers a range of craft beers, specialty cocktails, and after dinner drinks. This location is open Monday through Friday from 11am to 1am and Saturday through Sunday from 10am to 4am. See Details
Pet Friendly Namnam Cafe
Namnam Cafe Namnam Cafe, located in Louisville, KY, is a casual Asian eatery that serves up a variety of delicious Vienamese dishes. Choose from menu options including starters, soups, noodle bowls, curry, seafood, sandwiches, tacos, and more. Fido is more than welcome to join you at one of their pet-friendly outdoor tables while you enjoy your meal. Start off with an order of the Imperial Rolls - four Vietnamese fried crispy rolls filled with pork, shrimp, and veggies, served with Nuoc Mam. Next, chow down on the Banh Mi Sandwich with your choice of lemongrass grilled chicken, pork, tofu, grilled beef, or salami and pork pate, with pickled carrots, cilantro, jalapenos, scallions, cucumber, and aioli, atop a light French baguette. Or go for the Pho - a Vietnamese aromatic beef sopu and pho noodles topped with white and green onions, Thai basil, bean sprouts, jalapenos, and your choice of grass-fed beef tenderloin, brisket, or Vietnamese beef meatballs. Namnam Cafe is open Tuesday through Thursday from 11am to 9pm, Friday through Saturday from 11am to 9:30pm, and Sunday from 4pm to 9pm. See Details
El Nopal El Nopal, located at Shelbyville Road, Saint Matthews, is a casual Mexican eatery that serves up a variety of tasty cuisine. Choose from menu options including appetizers, salads, fajitas, burritos, quesadillas, steak, chicken, seafood, enchiladas, pork, beef, tacos, vegetarian dishes, and more. Fido is welcome to join you at one of their eight pet-friendly outdoor tables while you enjoy your meal. Start off with an order of the Papa Nachos - potato fries topped with your choice of ground beef or shredded chicken, white queso, guacamole, sour cream, and jalapenos. Next, chow down on the Tacos De Carne Asada - three tacos stuffed with strips of beef, rice, beans, pico de gallo, and tomatillo sauce. Or go for the Macho Burrito - deep-fried, and filled with shredded beef or chicken, beans, lettuce, and sour cream, topped with white queso and enchilada sauce. See Details
The Fishery The Fishery specializes in comfort food and seafood for dine in or carry out. There are nine dog-friendly tables outside so you can partake in some homestyle cooking with Fido. The menu features sandwiches with chicken, shrimp, oysters, crab cakes, and more. You'll also find platters, salads, broiled seafood, and orders by the pound so you can take a meal home to share. The Fishery is open Saturday through Thursday from 11am to 9pm and Friday from 11am to 10pm. See Details
Panera Bread Panera Bread on Shelbyville Road has four 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
Molly Malones Molly Malones is a great Irish pub in the highlands of Louisville. Order a pint of Guinness and some bangers and mash while you sit with Fido at an outdoor table. See Details
Against the Grain Brewpub offers 15 craft beers on tap and a food menu that includes pork nachos, spare ribs, and beer can chicken. Patio seating is dog friendly. See Details
The Sports and Social Club The Sports and Social Club is a relaxed sports bar offering classic pub food and tremendous sports viewing in a comfortable tavern setting. Serving lunch, dinner and a dynamic nightlife, The Sports & Social Club also offers bowling and live entertainment. Sidewalk tables welcome dogs. See Details
McAlister's Deli Wonderful neighborhood American Cafe with a covered patio. Bring fido and enjoy a giant spud, tasty salad, or maybe a simple cup of soup. See Details
Joe Huber's Family Farm & Restaurant At Joe Huber's Family Farm and Restaurant, you are welcome to pick up carry out and sit outside with your dog at one of their pet-friendly tables. Opened in 1983, the restaurant specializes in down home comfort food, like Huber Honey Ham and Fried Chicken and Livers. There are sandwiches and salads, or you can go for the house specialty, which is the family style Huber's Country Platter Dinner. Past visitors say not to miss the Chicken and Dumplings, which comes as a side with the platter or on its own. If you have a sweet tooth, save room for one of the homemade pies. Open Monday through Saturday 11am to 8pm and Sunday 11am through 7pm. See Details
Birracibo Pizza & Craft Beer Birracibo features the very best regional craft beers, a diverse wine offering, as well as a menu specializing in Neapolitan artisanal pizzas. Also serve pasta, sandwiches, burgers, and tacos. Patio seating is dog friendly. See Details
Saints Pizza and Pub Besides pizza, Saints also serves pulled pork sliders, meatball sandwiches, Cajun pasta, and calzones. Back patio is dog friendly. See Details
Four Pegs Four Pegs offers beer on tap, smokey chili, burgers, chicken and waffles, sandwiches, and pork tacos. Outdoor seating is dog friendly. See Details
Qdoba Mexican Grill Bring Fido and enjoy a relaxing fresh made meal out on the covered patio. See Details
Dizzy Whizz Drive-In Dizzy Whizz Drive-In is a classic drive-in where you can chow down on burgers in the car, and never leave your dog's side. See Details
The Comfy Cow Ice cream shop serves yummy treats for both humans and dogs. Fido will love the "pooch pops." Outdoor seating is dog friendly. See Details
The Red Yeti Restaurant and Brewpub with rotating taps and an excellent seasonal menu. Dogs are always welcome at outdoor tables. See Details
Panera Bread The dog-friendly Panera Bread's eclectic deli/bakery menu includes soups, salads, hot and cold sandwiches, and pastries and cookies for dessert. Great place for a light lunch or dinner. Outdoor seating area welcomes dogs. See Details
Down One Bourbon Bar & Restaurant Down One Bourbon Bar and Restaurant is a casual eatery that serves up cold drinks and delicious eats. Choose from a variety of menu options including appetizers, salads, sandwiches, burgers, seafood, chicken, barbecue, and more. Fido is welcome to join you at one of their many pet-friendly outdoor tables while you enjoy your meal. Start off with a House Old Fashioned (sugar, flamed orange, bitters) and an order of the Bacon Wrapped Medjool Dates with gorgonzola cheese and a bourbon maple glaze. Next, chow down on the highly-recommended Three Little Pigs Sandwich with pulled pork butt, bacon, roasted pork belly, coleslaw, pickles, and mustard BBQ on a roll, served with your choice of side (house chips, fruit, seasoned fries, collard greens, or jalapeno cheddar grits.) Down One is open Monday through Thursday from 11am to 11pm, Friday from 11am to 1am, and Saturday from 4pm to 1am. See Details
Roosters Wings Roosters Wings, located in Clarksville, IN, has dog-friendly outdoor tables, so you can dine with Fido. The wing is king at Roosters Wings, with boneless or traditional wings in a dozen sauce flavor options, from the mild Carolina Gold to the super hot Nu-Killer. Combine the sauces to create your own flavor. You can even get a Buffalo Chicken Pizza, topped with full-sized wings. Speaking of pizza, you can build your own or go for one of their specialty pies. Roosters Wings has a big selection of appetizers, plus sandwiches, oven-baked subs, soups, salads, and more. See Details
Flanagan's Ale House Flanagan's Ale House serves up a variety of delicious pub grub in a casual atmosphere. Choose from menu options including appetizers, salads, fish, sandwiches, burgers, flatbreads, and more. Fido is welcome to join you at one of the few pet-friendly tables available on the side of the building while you enjoy your meal (unfortunately, pets are not allowed in the courtyard.) Start off by choosing a beer from their extensive list, and placing an order for the Basket O�Rings - breaded onion rings served with a malt vinegar aioli for dipping. Next, chow down on the Spicy Philly Steak Sandwich with thinly sliced ribeye steak, bacon, mozzarella cheese, sriracha sauce, grilled onions and mushrooms, and cayenne mayo on a hoagie, served with your choice of side (fries, tater tots, kettle chips, veggies, cranberry coleslaw, sweet potato fries, and more.) Flanagan's Ale House is open Sunday through Thursday from 11am to 2am, and Friday through Saturday from 11am to 4am. See Details
Marketplace Restaurant Marketplace Restaurant, located in Louisville, KY, is an upscale eatery serving up contemporary American cuisine crafted with fresh, local ingredients. Choose from menu options including starters, bar bites, salads, sandwiches, seafood, steak, chicken, and more. Fido is welcome to join you at one of the many pet-friendly tables available on their outdoor patio. Start your meal off with a Fresh Spicy Margarita (El Jimador, jalapeno simple syrup, triple sec, fresh lime juice) and an order of the Duck Bacon and Brussels with sherry glazed brussels sprouts, housemade pork rinds, and crushed hazelnuts. Next, chow down on the Border Springs Farm Lamb Three-Way Ratatouille with lamb chop, braised cubed lamb leg, ground leg, eggplant, tomatoes, red onions, nicoise olives, zucchini, fennel, and red peppers. Or go for the Verlasso Salmon with horseradish whipped potatoes, roasted heirloom carrots, oyster mayo, smoked paprika oil, and curly green onions. Marketplace Restaurant is open Monday through Thursday from 11am to 10pm, and Friday through Saturday from 11am to 11pm. See Details
Ditto's Grill Ditto's Grill serves up American cuisine with a bit of International flair, all in a casual, upscale atmosphere. Choose from a variety of menu options including appetizers, soups, salads, seafood, beef, chicken, sandwiches, burgers, and more. Fido is welcome to join you at one of their many pet-friendly outdoor tables while you enjoy your meal. Start off with an Absolut Bloody Mary (Absolut, bacon salt, fresh basil, pepperoncini, stuffed olives) and an order of the Crabmeat Quesadillas with crabmeat, provolone cheese, toasted almonds, apricots, and cilantro. Next, chow down on the house special Stuffed Pacific Bass - baked and stuffed with pesto nuts, tomatoes, and roasted garlic sauce, served with corn risotto and a citrus salad. Or go for the Smoke House Ham Sandwich with applewood bacon, gouda, BBQ sauce, and tobacco onions. Ditto's Grill is open Monday through Thursday from 11am to 10pm, Friday through Saturday from 11am to 11pm, and Sunday from 9am to 10pm. See Details
Coals Artisan Pizza Coals Artisan Pizza is a casual joint that specializes in coal-fired pizzas. Choose from menu options including appetizers, soups, salads, pizzas, sandwiches, and more. Fido is welcome to join you at one of their eight pet-friendly outdoor tables while you enjoy your meal. Start off with an order of the Stuffed Mushrooms with ricotta, mozzarella, and mascarpone cheese in bechamel sauce, topped with houesmade parmesan and oregano breadcrumbs. Next, bite into a slice of the Waverly Pizza topped with prosciutto, mozzarella, gorgonzola, fig jam, asiago, parmesan cheese, and a balsamic reduction. Or go for the Bardstown Pizza, topped with wile mushrooms, caramelized onions, roasted garlic, mozzarella, mascarpone, ricotta cheese, oregano, and romano. Coals Artisan Pizza is open Monday through Thursday from 11:30am to 9:30pm, Friday through Saturday from 11:30am to 10:30pm, and Sunday from 12pm to 9pm. See Details