Dog Friendly Restaurants in San Antonio, TX

There are 91 restaurants in San Antonio, TX 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!

The Cove

The Cove specializes in SOL food -- Sustainable, Organic, Local. They use grass-fed and free-range proteins in all their dishes, including tacos, burgers, and sandwiches. Dogs are welcome at outdoor tables, but orders must be placed inside. Open daily at 11am.

Rita's on the River

Rita's on the River serves tasty Tex-Mex dishes such as quesadillas, fajitas, fish tacos, chile relleno, and poblano cream chicken enchiladas. Patio seating is dog friendly.

Mama's Cafe

Mama's Cafe serves up classic diner foods in a causal setting with dog-friendly outdoor seating. Choose from an extensive menu of tasty options such as Denver omelettes, sausage and gravy biscuits, huevos hofbrau, cinnamon pecan waffles, chocolate chip pancakes, beer-battered wings, pork chops, homemade meatloaf, and steak and shrimp. Opens at 7am during the week and 8am on weekends.

Gazebo Restaurant at Los Patios

Los Patios is an oasis for visitors and locals. The Gazebo restaurant serves lunch Tuesday through Saturday and Sunday brunch. Dogs are welcome on their front courtyard patio.

Two Bros BBQ Market

A great BBQ joint with a large outdoor patio and playground for the kids. Just minutes away from the McAllister Dog Park just off 281. Dogs must be friendly, on a leash, and comfortable around children. Take dogs to patio by way of outside gate near front door. Open 11am to 9pm daily.

The Flying Saucer

The Flying Saucer is pet friendly! Great food, great beer, great atmosphere. Nice Beer Selection, over 200!

La Tuna Grill

La Tuna Grill serves up delicious, unique delights like loaded fires, roasted lamb sandwiches, and country fried steak. The outdoor seating is always pet-friendly.

Freetail Brewing Company

In addition to over a dozen hand crafted beers, Freetail Brewing offers salads, oven baked pasta, pizza, sandwiches, and wraps. Porch seating allows dogs.

Dough Pizzeria Napoletana

Hand-tossed authentic Neapolitan style pizza are served piping hot from Dough's wood-burning oven, which you can enjoy eating at their dog-friendly outdoor seating area.

Augie's Barbed Wire Smokehouse

Located downtown right next to to Sunken Gardens Theatre and the San Antonio Zoo, Augie's Barbed Wire Smoke House specializes in old school BBQ, including brisket, pulled pork, sausage, beef and pork ribs, and chicken, plus burgers, sandwiches, and traditional sides like mac and cheese, green beans, and baked beans. Dogs are welcome on the patio. Opens at 11am during the week, 12pm on weekends.

The Friendly Spot Ice House

The Friendly Spot Ice House serves sandwiches, tacos, quesadillas, and bacon-wrapped bratwurst. Outdoor tables welcome dogs.

Crumpets Restaurant & Bakery

Crumpets Restaurant & Bakery is nestled in a scenic wooded area, serving fine European cuisine in a modern, open space with dog-friendly outdoor seating. A sophisticated menu features baked brie, peel n' eat shrimp, pasta prima vera, rosemary chicken, fresh rainbow trout, ahi tuna steak, and beef Wellington. Opens daily at 11am.

Madhatters Tea House & Cafe

Madhatters Tea House & Cafe is the perfect spot to try one of 50 herbal teas with a delicious dessert. Bring your leashed pooch along to lounge outdoors.

Beto's Comida Latina

Your and your pup will love the outdoor seating at Beto's Comida Latina, which serves up traditional South American food.

Landry's Seafood House on the Riverwalk

The seafood is always fresh at Landry's Seafood House on the River Walk, where the dog-friendly outdoor seating is in high demand.

Scenic Loop Cafe & Bar

Scenic Loop Cafe welcomes your pup to its patio while you dine on its New American and Tex-Mex fare.

Casa Rio

The Casa Rio staff caters to your dog, and the outside tables are located directly on the river. So while you eat, Fido can enjoy watching the ducks in the water.

La Gloria

A diverse menu of traditional Mexican street food. On the river with a dog-friendly outdoor patio.

Cappy's Restaurant

Cappy's Restaurant eclectic international menu is a staple of the Alamo Heights neighborhood. The spot also has pet-friendly seating.

La Margarita Mexican Restaurant & Oyster Bar

La Margarita Mexican Restaurant & Oyster Bar is known for mariachis and margaritas and they welcome your pooch with arms wide open at their outdoor tables.

Tre Trattoria

The rustic, pet-friendly Tre Trattoria combines a cozy atmosphere with housemade salami, pizzas and a wonderful braised boar ragu.

Piatti at The Quarry

Piatti Locali, a little Italian eatery dishing up consistently quality Italian staples, is always pet-friendly and features outdoor seating.

Taco Garage

Since 2005, Taco Garage has been serving some of the best Tex-Mex food in San Antonio from what was once a Brake Check. No frills, no mariachi band, and nothing out of a can. Just simple homemade goodness. From the breakfast tacos that come served on fresh, hand-made corn and flour tortillas to the made-to-order Tecate beer-battered “Chopped & Dropped” fajitas. The food will leave you with a full tank and a smile on your face. Oh yeah, the margaritas are no joke either.

Green Vegetarian Cuisine

Green Vegetarian Cuisine is the new veggie spot in town, with herbivores crowing over the potato gnocchi. Dogs are always welcome.

Charlie Wants a Burger

San Antonio Riverwalk’s only family-and dog-friendly sports bar features burgers, ribs, and chicken fried steak. Dogs are welcome on the outdoor patio.

Sushihana

Sushihana offers the finest in both traditional Japanese and modern Asian fusion dishes in a sleek setting with dog-friendly outdoor seating. An innovative menu features raw sushi and sashimi, makimono rolls, grilled New Zealand lamb chops, orange miso sea bass, shrimp tempura, and chicken udon. Opens at 11am during the week and noon on weekends.

Two Step Restaurant

Texas inspired cuisine including smoked meats, bacon wrapped pork loin, and two step tacos. Large shaded patio and grassy area perfect for dogs.

Trilogy Pizza & Wine Bistro

Build you own or choose one of their delicious specialty pies like the Capone and BBQ Chicken. Patio seating welcomes dogs.

La Fonda on Main

La Fonda on Main is the oldest Mexican eatery in town and serves up classic Tex-Mex grub. Take your pooch along and enjoy the enchiladas on the dog-friendly deck.

Aldino at the Vineyard

Aldino at the Vineyard serves up consistently enjoyable Italian fare and always allows pets to partake of the outdoor patio seating.

Kennedy's Public House

Order a frothy Guinness and a basket of their famous wings while enjoying a game. Dogs are welcome on the patio.

Tycoon Flats

Tycoon Flats has the reputation of being one of the best burger joints in town. Popular choices are the jalapeno bacon burger and the Mexican burger. Outdoor tables are dog friendly.

Original Mexican Restaurant

Great Mexican restaurant on the Riverwalk! Very dog-friendly - they'll even bring water to your four-legged friend!

Blue Star Brewing Company

In addition to craft brews, Blue Star serves fish & chips, pulled pork sandwiches, and creme brulee for dessert. Dogs are only allowed in the beer garden.

Cascabel Mexican Patio

Cascabel Mexican tortilla kitchen serves up authentic Mexican favorites and the outdoor seating is pet-friendly year round.

The Hangar

The Hangar is a bar & restaurant located in Alamo Heights serving burgers, sandwiches, wings, and over 70 rotating craft beer. The venue has two bars with connected outdoor patios, as well as a small dog park.

Demo's Greek Food

Demo's Greek Food is a San Antonio classic, opening people's taste buds to more than gyros. Bring your pup along to see why it's so great.

Bagel Factory

Bagel Factory is a family-owned NY-style bagel joint. They offer 18 varieties of fresh made bagels and ten different homemade cream cheeses. Fabulous breakfast sandwiches and lunch sandwiches made with Boar's Head meats and cheeses. Bring your four-legged friend and dine on the Fido-friendly patio.

Picante Grill

Picante Grill is the spot for low-priced Mexico City-style food. The Mole is the best in the city and the outdoor seating is dog friendly.

Sam's Burger Joint

In addition to juicy burgers, Sam's also serves fried mushrooms, chicken sandwiches, and fish and chips. Outdoor seating is dog friendly.

La Frite Belgian Bistro

Locals know the best mussels in town are at La Frite, and the fries are authentic Belgium-style. Dogs are welcome at sidewalk tables.

Boardwalk Bistro

Boardwalk Bistro dishes up international cuisine with a live music backdrop. Your dog will flip to sit with you at the outdoor seating.

Ostra

Exotic and hard-to-find cuisine are on the menu at Ostra. Take your pooch to this River Walk staple for the outdoor seating.

Guajillo's

The tacos at Guajillo's are a San Antonio classic. Stop by with your pooch to try their real corn tortilla and enjoy the outdoor seating.

Houston Street Bistro

The Houston Street Bistro boasts a reasonably priced wine list and Continental cuisine with dog-friendly outside seating. Delicious offerings include fried calamari, duck confit tacos, crabmeat salad, jumbo shrimp scampi, New York strip steak, and braised short ribs. Opens at 11am Monday thru Friday and Saturday at 5pm; closed Sundays.

Waxy O'Connor's Irish Pub

Come visit and experience the authentic feel of Ireland in the heart of San Antonio’s historic Riverwalk. Waxy O’Connor’s is a fun and friendly pub that serves a wide variety of classic Irish and American dishes, plus 20 oz. pints of your favorite brews. There is plenty of space on the dog-friendly patio.

The Granary Cue & Brew

The Granary Cue $ Brew serves squab, brisket ramen, smoke-grilled pork chops, and craft beers. Well-behaved, leashed dogs are welcome on the patio.

Cheesy Jane's

The retro Cheesy Jane's serves up kid-friendly char-grilled burgers and welcomes your pup with open arms to its outdoor seating.

Azuca Nuevo Latino

Azuca Nuevo Latino's lively atmosphere is a prime spot for great Latin food. Catch a quiet meal with your pup on its outdoor seating.

Fralo's

Great hand-made pizza and live music with dog-friendly outdoor dining area.

Jimmy's Egg

Eggs and pancakes for breakfast and pork chops and chicken tenders for lunch. Patio seating welcomes dogs.

Mellow Mushroom

This hip and modern dog-friendly national pizza chain puts a unique spin on the traditional pizza place, employing a carefree attitude in all of their culinary creations. They offer classic salads, subs, calzones, and pizza, but venture on the eclectic side with offerings like jerk chicken, tempeh, or tofu hoagies, and specialty pizza such as the Kosmic karma, Thai Dye, and Philosopher's Pie. Wash it down with a local craft beer while relaxing with Fido on the outdoor patio. Opens daily at 11am.

Cullum's Attagirl

Year-round and seasona craft beer, Southern fried chicken wings, and chocolate pudding for dessert. Patio seating is dog friendly.

MoMack's Backyard Malts & Burgers

MoMack's serves classic American food in a family setting. Dogs are allowed at the picnic tables.

Habanero's Grill

Good drinks, homemade tortillas, made with fresh ingredients. Great Tex-Mex at a great price. Dogs are welcome on the patio and fresh water will be provided.

Lone Star Cafe

Lone Star does everything on its menu Texas style. Country fried steak, ribs, pork chops, brisket sandwiches, and Cowboy's steak. Patio is dog friendly.

Faust Tavern

Faust Tavern is a late night venue with great drinks and made from scratch pizza. Patio seating is dog friendly.

Pizza Italia

Best pizza, joint in the area with choice italian favorites like, calzones, subs, pastas, salads, and Stromboli!! Love their tomato pie( pizza), it reminds me of Jersey!! A note to beer connoisseurs. They're got a gem of a beer locker of choice hops from around the world!! A must for beer lovers!!

Urban Bricks

Build your own delicious pizza or try one of their foundation pies, like the Three Little Pigs or Bad Hunter. Patio seating is dog friendly, and they host "Dogs' Night Out" once a month.

Sonic Drive-In

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!

Guillermo's

Choose from gourmet sandwiches, hearty pasta dishes, juicy burgers, and hot out of the oven pizza. Deck seating is dog friendly.

Embers Wood Fired Grill & Bar

Embers serves hand-cut certified Angus Beef, oak-fired pizza, and fall-off-the-bone BBQ ribs. Dogs are welcome at outdoor tables.

The Clean Plate

Organic, local, and fresh entrees include roasted pork loin, veggie pasta sautee, and pan seared quail. Patio seating is dog friendly.

Sonic Drive-In

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!

Sonic Drive-In

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!

Sonic Drive-In

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!

Sonic Drive-In

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!

Sonic Drive-In

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!

Sonic Drive-In

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!

Sonic Drive-In

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!

Viva Pho

This restaurant serves a variety of Vietnamese noodle dishes, from Pho soups to yummy dry stir-fries. Outdoor tables are dog friendly.

Sonic Drive-In

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!

Grady's Bar-B-Q at Wetmore Store

There are several Grady's Bar-B-Q places in town, but the one on Wetmore has live music and allows pups on the patio as long as they are on a leash.

Stella Public House

Stella serves a variety of tasty cuisine, including lamb meatballs, bacon BBQ salad, and pepperoni and pulled pork pizza. Outdoor seating is dog friendly.

Blanco BBQ

Blanco deals in real Texas BBQ, including smoked brisket, pulled pork, ribs, sausage, and chuck wagon beef stew with jalapeno cornbread. They also serve fried catfish, chicken tenders, and po'boys. Covered porch tables are dog friendly.

Brewer's Grill

A new neighborhood Bar and Grill in San Antonio that serves some of the best handcrafted, freshly prepped food, craft beer, and ice cold domestics. Outdoor patio welcomes dogs.

Smoke The Restaurant

Smoke serves delicious Texas style barbecue brisket, turkey, pulled pork, beef sausage, and bratwurst. Additional menu options include burgers, tacos, BBQ meatloaf, and fried chicken and catfish. Front picnic tables are dog friendly.

Smoke the Restaurant

Burgers, sandwiches, tacos, and meatloaf, and fried catfish. Outdoor seating is dog friendly.

Chunky's Burgers

Home of the famed 4 Horsemen Burger from "Diners, Drive-ins, and Dives," Chunky's serves juicy burgers and a healthier tilapia plate for the fitness-conscious. Fido is welcome at outdoor tables.

Brewer's Grill

A neighborhood Bar and Grill that has something for everyone. Sample dishes such as poutine, pizza fries, wings, fish tacos, pulled pork sliders, and mushroom Swiss burgers. Plus, a wide selection of beer and wine. Outdoor tables are dog friendly.

Rio de Gelato

Rio de Gelato is a locally owned and operated pizzeria and Italian cafe serving salads, bruschetta, panini sandwiches, pizza, and a variety of yummy gelato flavors for dessert. Outdoor seating area is dog friendly.

The Luxury

Nestled along the San Antonio River, The Luxury offers gourmet eats and craft beer in a casual spot with a spacious covered patio that welcomes dogs. Opens at 11am Tuesday through Saturday.

Fox's Pizza and Tap Room

Fill your belly with gourmet pizzas, wings, oven-baked hoagies, and stromboli. Then wash it down with one of two dozen beers on tap. Outdoor patio is dog friendly.

Encanto Mexican Grill

Margaritas, tequila, tacos, enchiladas, and fajitas, Encanto specializes in all matter of Mexican food and drink. Patio seating is dog friendly.

Sonic Drive-In

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!

Sonic Drive-In

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!

Sonic Drive-In

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!

Rocket's Feed

Burgers, hot dogs, and sandwiches. Outdoor seating allows dogs.

The Lion & Rose British Pub

British style pub offers a tasty blend of English and American eats. Outside patio on shady side of the pub welcomes dogs.

Five Guys Burgers and Fries

Fresh burgers cooked to order. Small side patio is dog friendly.