Dog Friendly Restaurants in San Carlos, CA

There are 15 pet friendly restaurants in San Carlos 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 San Carlos. Bone appetit!

Pet Friendly The Refuge
The Refuge The Refuge in San Carlos offers delicious burgers, sandwiches, and cheesesteaks, plus a wide selection of beer and wine. Front outdoor seating is very limited (two tables), but dog friendly. See Details
Pet Friendly Town
Town Cocktails and cold beer to go along with a menu of handcut steaks and chops, and chicken and seafood. Dogs are welcome at outdoor tables. See Details
Amici's East Coast Pizzeria Amici's East Coast Pizzeria makes N.Y. Natives forget about home and their water bowl makes your pup feel at home. See Details
The Cask Boasting a cozy and intimate atmosphere, The Cask is a dog-friendly eatery serving tapas, wine, and cheese. Dog owners wanting to enjoy a glass of wine while Fido lounges underfoot can do so at one of its ten outdoor tables. Heaters grace the table during the chillier months. The Cask's menu includes flatbreads, appetizers, artisan cheeses, charcuterie, salads, ribs, steaks, chicken dishes, seafood, sandwiches, pasta, burgers, and more. Diners with room for dessert can enjoy a port and a plate of Sticky Toffee Pudding. The restaurant is open Monday through Thursday from 11am to 10pm, Friday and Saturday from 11am to 11pm and Sunday from 10am to 10pm. See Details
Patxi's Chicago Pizza This pizzeria on Laurel Street has five dog-friendly outdoor tables, so you can share a slice with your pup. Patxi's Chicago Pizza serves both thin-crust traditional pizza pies and Chicago-style deep dish. You can kick off your meal with focaccia, wings, or bruschetta. If you are going for a traditional pie, you can make your own or go for one of the specialty pies like Binaco Verde and Tre Porchelli. Made with a thin crust of pizza dough, Patxi's Chicago Pizza features Piadine sandwiches including the Whole Hog, loaded with pork, and Chicken Ceasar. See Details
Rangoon Ruby Rangoon Ruby on Laurel Street has six pet-friendly outdoor tables, so you can bring your dog along. Rangoon Ruby serves Asian-Burmese cuisine for lunch and dinner. You'll find appetizers like Fried Tofu, Samosas, and Lettuce Wraps to kick off your meal. The menu is full of authentic dishes, with meat and vegetarian options alike. Entrees include Minted Jalapeno Chicken, Pumpkin Pork Stew, and Fiery Tofu and Vegetables. Noodle lovers can try the Burmese Pad Thai, which comes in chicken and shrimp. Save some room for Rangoon Ruby dessert treats like Fried Bananas with ice cream or Sweet Sticky Rice. See Details
SusieCakes Whether you are in need of a custom cake for a special occasion or just looking for a sweet snack to curb your craving, there is plenty of both at SusieCakes. The location in San Carlos provides pet-friendly seating with two tables so Fido can tag along for a sugary treat. The shop offers specialty layer cakes, cupcakes, cookies, pies, and more. Susie's signature cupcakes include a frosting filling with flavors like red velvet, coconut, chocolate mint, and lemon. You can also find sugar cookies with seasonal decorations, pie bars, much more. 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
Saffron Indian Bistro Saffron Indian Bistro, located in San Carlos, CA, is a casual eatery that serves up delicious Indian 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 General Tso's Cauliflower - Indian-Chinese-style cauliflower with tomato chili sauce, chives, and sesame seeds. Next, chow down on the Lamb Seekh Kebab - ground lamb seasoned with spices, onions, and bell peppers, cooked over embers in a Tandoori oven, and served with cucumber slaw. Saffron Indian Bistro is open Monday through Thursday from 11:30am to 9:30pm, Friday from 11:30am to 10pm, Saturday from 10am to 10pm, and Sunday from 10am to 9:30pm. See Details
Blue Line Pizza A neighborhood pizzeria with a comfortable, urban hip setting, Blue Line Pizza is a dog-friendly spot to enjoy a slice in San Carlos. Blue Line offers eight outdoor tables to dog owners with Fido in tow wanting to devour a Tipsy Pig pizza, piled high with marinated pork, tequila lime crema, red onion, fresh jalapeno, and cilantro. The pizzeria's menu is made up of appetizers such as Spicy Chicken Wings, Spicy Meatballs, and Garlic Bread, salads, sandwiches, and specialty pizzas such as Wild Mushroom and White Truffle Oil, White Pie, Pesto Chicken, and BBQ Chicken. Diners with a sweet tooth can indulge in Carmel Apple Bread Pudding or a House Baked Chocolate Chip Cookie. See Details
Peet's Coffee & Tea Peet's Coffee & Tea on Laurel Street has six pet-friendly outdoor tables, so you can bring your dog along while you sit and sip on a cup of joe. Peet's Coffee & Tea makes their own roasts, and serves a large variety of espresso and tea-based beverages in its cafe. You can try one of their famous Caffe Mochas with house-made chocolate sauce, Nitro Cold Brew, and Iced Green Tea Lattes. Stop by early and you can get Bacon, Egg, and Cheddar sandwiches, Turkey, Sage and Sweet Potato Biscuits, and Oatmeal. Lunch sandwiches are also available, as are artisan baked goods including pastries, cakes and 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
The Sandwich Spot The Sandwich Spot on Laurel Street offers pet-friendly seating outside with four tables so you can bring your pup for a deliciously decked out sandwich. Each location boasts their own specialty sandwiches with creative choices like the triple decker Sunny and Share or the nostalgic Ma's Meatball Sub. You can also build your own sandwich from their selection of breads, toppings, and housemade sauces. There are gluten-free bread choices, too! Just place your order inside at the counter then you can enjoy your custom meal outside with Fido. 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
Mountain Mike's Pizza This pizzeria on El Camino Real has ten dog-friendly tables outside. At Mountain Mike's Pizza, you can bring Fido along with you to indulge in a signature pizza. One of the most popular pies is the Snowy Alps, a combination of creamy garlic white sauce piled high with pepperoni, mushrooms, olives, sausage, green onions, and diced tomatoes. In addition to pizzas, their kitchen dishes up a couple of sandwiches as well, such as the Half Dome: an open-faced pizza sandwich on a fresh roll with pizza sauce, mozzarella cheese, and a choice of three pizza toppings, served with pickle and chips. 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
Chipotle Mexican Grill Founded on the idea that food served fast does not have to be a typical fast food experience, Chipotle Mexican Grill is a dog-friendly restaurant known for its burritos, tacos, bowls, and salads. Visitors to San Carlos with a craving for a customizable burrito bowl can dig in alongside Fido at one of Chipotle's six outdoor tables. The Grill's menu allows guests to choose from crispy corn or soft flour tacos, a bowl, burrito, or salad, then choose from steak, carnitas, chicken, barbacoa or sofritas, next, adding rice beans and fajita vegetables, and finally, topping it all off with salsas, lettuce, guacamole, and cheese. 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
Starbucks Whether you are getting your early morning coffee fix or fueling up for a late night, Starbucks has you covered. This location on San Carlos Avenue in San Carlos provides four tables with dog-friendly seating. The vast menu includes a broad range of coffee drinks, tea, cold brews, and their popular Frappuccino in tons of customizable flavors. Don't forget to ask for a Puppuccino just for Fido! You can also find a light bite with breakfast options, sandwiches, bagels, parfaits, protein boxes, and baked treats. 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
In-N-Out Burger Established in 1948, In-N-Out Burger started life as California's first drive-thru hamburger stand. In-N-Out Burger on Industrial Road in San Carlos has six pet-friendly tables outside. As the name suggests, their kitchen dishes up a number of different burger options, like hamburgers, combos, and cheeseburgers. Their cheeseburger is made up of freshly baked buns, real American cheese, American beef, onions, lettuce, tomato, and spread. The most appropriate way for you and Fido to enjoy your In-N-out experience may be to order your items Animal style. Animal style burgers are smothered in Thousand Island dressing, mustard and extra pickles, while the fries are topped with cheese, spread and grilled onions. You can accompany your burger with freshly cut fries and one of the shakes: made with real ice cream, including chocolate, strawberry, and vanilla. 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
Universal Cafe Universal Cafe has been a Mission District staple since 1994, offering an ever changing New American menu featuring a rotating roster of awesome seasonal eats as well as dog-friendly outdoor seating. Sample delicious dishes like house gnocchi with blue cheese, mushroom ravioli, roasted chicken, and char-grilled country pork chops, plus weekday and weekday brunch food. Open for dinner Monday thru Friday at 5:30pm. See Details
Park Chalet Garden Restaurant Park Chalet in San Francisco has a huge lawn out back with tables and is one of the best dog-friendly restaurants in the city. See Details
Sam's Chowder House Sam's Chowder House has a great patio that's often filled with happy pups and owners dining on tasty seafood. See Details
Miramar Beach Restaurant Miramar Beach Restaurant serves generously poured libations in a cool atmosphere with plenty of dog-friendly seating available. See Details
Half Moon Bay Brewing Company A fun brewery with a West coast twist. Outdoor dining by the fire pits is a big draw, and best of all it's Fido friendly. See Details
Toronado Pub Toronado Pub offers up to 40 rotating craft beers on tap from across the globe and over 70 more in bottles and cans in a friendly dive bar-like setting that welcomes leashed dogs. Great spot to gather for after-work drinks, catch some live music, or relax on a lazy Saturday afternoon. Open daily from 11:30am to 2am. See Details
The Fat Lady Restaurant The Fat Lady serves New American cuisine in a subdued, inviting setting with a comfy outdoor seating area that welcomes dogs. Enjoy lunch and dinner favorites such as dungeness crab cakes, Tuscan chicken sandwiches, seafood pasta, rack of lamb, and ribeye steak. Opens at 11:30am during the week an 9am on weekends. See Details
BJ's Restaurant & Brewhouse BJ's serves everything from beefy burgers and hearty soups to deep-dish pizza and New Orleans jambalaya. Patio seating is dog friendly. See Details
Plouf Plouf serves upscale seafood dishes in the Financial District in a festive alley-way with dog-friendly terrace seating. Menu consists of clam chowder, oysters, mussels, seasonal sorbet, and vanilla bean creme brulee. Call ahead for hours. See Details