Dog Friendly Restaurants in San Clemente, CA

There are 28 pet friendly restaurants in San Clemente 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 Clemente. Bone appetit!

Pet Friendly The Cellar
The Cellar The Cellar is a cheese shop & wine bar restaurant. Live music is featured every night and the weekend piano bar draws a great crowd. The outdoor patio seating is great if you want to wine and dine with your dog! See Details
Pet Friendly Nomads Canteen
Nomads Canteen Nomads is a melding of music, art, and tasty cuisine. They serve a variety of soul food and offer dog-friendly outdoor seating. See Details
Zebra House Coffee Super cool coffee shop with water and dog biscuits, ocean view and drive though. Different art each month. Outdoor tables welcome dogs. See Details
Italian Cravings Italian restaurant serving salads, pasta, and pizza. Dogs are welcome at front outdoor tables. See Details
Ruby's Diner Located in the Outlets at San Clemente, Ruby's is a classic throwback diner serving tasty American breakfast, lunch, and dinner fare in a casual setting with dog-friendly patio seating. Hungry patrons can choose from an array of dishes, including huevos rancheros, corned beef and hash, multigrain pancakes, fresh salads, clam chowder, BBQ chicken melts, bacon cheeseburgers, club sandwiches, and shrimp and chips. Don't forget to leave room for a yummy dessert offering like strawberry shakes, banana splits, and fresh baked apple pie. Take a seat at one of the ten tables on the cozy patio and enjoy the bright California sun. Open seven days a week from 7am to 9pm. See Details
H.H. Cotton's H.H Cotton's has a dog-friendly table outside. This American bar and grill specializes in tavern fare. Located right in the middle of town, their menu is made up of burgers, sandwiches, salads, and a number of small plates. One of the most popular sandwiches on the menu is the brisket pile, smoked brisket, Carolina BBQ, crispy fried onions, roasted jalapenos, brisket jus, and grilled brioche. In addition to the grub, their tap list is extensive and includes a number of IPAs, blonde ales, lagers, and more. H.H Cotton's is open Monday through Thursday from 11:30am to 10:00pm, Friday from 11:30am to 12:00am, Saturday from 10:00am to 12:00am, See Details
Moulin Moulin is a laid-back, French bakery and cafe in San Clemente, CA offering high-quality pastry, espresso with some ocean views. Dogs are welcome at outdoor tables on the popular pet-friendly patio. See Details
Board & Brew Board & Brew is a dog-friendly restaurant serving specialty sandwiches and craft beer to San Clemente locals and tourists alike. The restaurant offers a lot of outdoor tables to dog owners with Fido in tow wanting to dig into a Vegi Supreme piled high with cheddar and jack cheese, cucumber, mayo, onions, lettuce, tomatoes, sprouts, and avocado. Board and Brew's menu is made up of specialty and grilled sandwiches such as Tub O' Tuna, Italian Sub, a Baja Wrap, and Chicken Club, as well as, soups, salads, and build your own meals. 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
Firehouse Ribs & More Firehouse Ribs and More is a dog-friendly restaurant serving bbq to locals and tourists alike. Dog owners wanting to dine alongside their dog can do so at Firehouse's outdoor table. Firehouse Ribs and More's menu includes salads, sliders, burgers, and entrees such as a Brisket Plate, Beef Rib Plate, and Baby Back Rib Plate. Diners with a sweet tooth can inquire about the Dessert of the Day to top off their meal. Firehouse Ribs and More is open Tuesday through Friday from 11:00am to 1:30pm and 4:00pm to 8:00pm, Saturday from 11:00am to 9:00pm and Sunday from 11:00am to 8:00pm. See Details
TJ's Woodfire Pizza TJ's Woodfire Pizza is a pet-friendly place to grab a slice in San Clemente. TJ's offers three outdoor tables to dog owners wanting to dig into a Ceasar Salad while Fido lounges underfoot. The pizzeria's menu includes appetizers, salads, Neapolitan pizzas, New York pizzas, Sicilian pizzas, Cracker Thin pizzas, calzones, pasta dishes, and beer and wine. Diners with room for dessert can dig into a plate of creme brulee. TJ's Woodfire Pizza is open Sunday from 11:30am to 9:00pm, Monday through Thursday from 4:00pm to 8:30pm and Friday and Saturday from 11:30am to 9:30pm. See Details
Biggie's Burger & More Biggie's Burger and More is a dog-friendly spot to grab a juicy burger for locals and tourists alike. Dog owners wanting to dine alongside their dog can do so at one of Biggie's six stools at its outdoor bar. Biggie's menu includes burgers, sandwiches, hot dogs, salads, add-on toppings such as egg, chili, onion strings, and bacon, sides, and shakes. Along with its hamburger, kingburger, and BBQ burger, Biggie's also serves turkey and veggie patties. Biggie's Burger is open for business Monday through Saturday from 10:30am to 10:00pm and Sunday from 10:30am to 9:00pm. See Details
Cassano's Italian Restaurant Serving authentic Italian food, Cassano's Italian Restaurant is a dog-friendly spot to grab a slice of pizza. Dog owners wanting to dig into a plate of pasta while Fido lounges underfoot can do so at one of Cassano's four outdoor tables. Cassano's menu includes starters, salads, build your own pizzas, house pizzas, calzones, sandwiches, pasta dishes, Italian Specialties, and more. House pizzas include Peanut Butter and Bacon, Very Veggie, and Barbecue Hawaiian. Diners with a sweet tooth can save room for Sharon's Cheesecake or a Cannoli. Cassano's is open Sunday through Thursday from 11:30am to 9:00pm and Friday and Saturday from 11:30am to 10:00pm. See Details
Beachfire Pizza Beachfire Pizza is a dog-friendly pizzeria serving San Clemente locals and visitors alike. Dog owners wanting to enjoy a slice alongside their canine can do so at one of its three outdoor tables. Beachfire Pizza's menu includes starters, salads, classic pizzas, flatbreads, and more. Many additional toppings are on the menu as are wines and beers. Signature pizzas include Fire Roasted Vegetable Pizza, Green Town Pizza, White Pizza, and BBQ Hawaiian Pizza. Beachfire Pizza is open... See Details
Bear Coast Coffee Bear Coast Coffee is a dog-friendly coffee shop with a rotating list of coffees and roasters. Dog owners wanting to try ""the best coffee brought to the beach,"" can do so at one of Bear Coast's four outdoor tables. Bear Coast Coffee's menu includes hot coffee, iced coffee, espresso, americano, Gibraltar, macchiato, cappuccinos, mochas, chai, hot and iced tea, and more. Specialty lattes include Vanilla Nutmeg and Lavender Caramel. Frequent visitors recommend stopping in after walking the San Clemente Pier and then stopping in for a cup of joe. Bear Coast Coffee is open seven days a week from 6am to 6pm." See Details
Rubio's Coastal Grill Rubio's Coastal Grill on Camino De Los Mares has seven 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
Las Golondrinas Mexican Food Las Golondrinas is a dog-friendly Mexican restaurant serving a variety of dishes to locals and tourists alike. Dog owners wanting to dig into a tamale while Fido lounges nearby can do so at one of Las Golondrinas' eight outdoor tables. The restaurant's menu includes freshly-made guacamole, beans, tacos, tamales, burritos, breakfast items, nachos, vegetarian dishes, tostadas, enchiladas, quesadillas, and more. Fans of the restaurant rave about the salsa and chips. This location of Las Golondrinas is open daily from 7:30am to 8:00pm. See Details
Surfin' Chicken Surfin' Chicken Grill is a dog-friendly Mexican restaurant serving locals and tourists alike. Dog owners wanting to enjoy a meal while their canine relaxes nearby can sit at one of Surfin' Chicken's three outdoor tables and dig into ""The Tube,"" chopped grilled chicken, steamed in salsa, rolled in two flour tortillas and topped with homemade guacamole. The Grill's menu includes specials, chicken, ribs, and seafood entrees, quesadillas, salads, burritos, tacos, and more. The Surfin' Chicken Grill is open Monday through Saturday from 11am to 9pm." See Details
Barnoa Wine Bar Barnoa Wine Bar is a dog-friendly spot to grab a glass and enjoy a freshly baked sweet treat. Dog owners wanting to swirl, sniff, and sip alongside their furry friend can do so at one of Barnoa's four outdoor tables. Barnoa's menu includes Bits and Bites such as Crab Stuffed Mushroom, Brie Fondue, and a Nutty Goat Log, as well as, soups, salads, Margherita Flatbread, Pastrami Sliders, Meatball Sliders, and Pesto Chicken Penne. Diners with room for dessert can enjoy Vinne's Famous Lemon Goat Cheese and Blueberry Compote, Black Russian Chocolate Cake, or Barnoa Cheesecake. Frequent visitors rave about the French wines available. Barnoa is open Sunday from 4pm to 10pm, Tuesday and Wednesday from 4pm to 10pm and Thursday and Friday from 4pm to 12am. See Details
Chronic Tacos Serving generous portions of fresh food in a unique atmosphere, Chronic Tacos is a dog-friendly restaurant in San Clemente. Visitors to Chronic Tacos can head to one of its two outdoor tables to dig into a Breakfast Burrito alongside Fido. The restaurant's menu is made up of specialty items such as Potato Taco, Taquitos, Flautas, Chronic Fries, Nachos, breakfast items, and customizable tacos, burritos, bowl-ritos, Chronic salads, quesadillas, and tortas. Those with a sweet tooth can indulge in Churro Bites to top it all off. See Details
Wahoo's Fish Taco Wahoo's Fish Taco offers a highly customizable menu with an emphasis on healthy eating and fresh seafood. This location in San Clemente offers dog-friendly seating outside with a lot of tables so Fido can join you for a quick, casual meal. Their menu options include bowls, tacos, enchiladas, soup, and salad. You can choose your protein from selections like fish, carnitas, shrimp, and sauteed tofu. You can also select one of their pre-designed mains like the Outer Reef Burrito or Kalua Pig Bowl. Shareable plates include hands-on dishes like the Loaded Nachos, Baja Rolls, and Cajun Fries. 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 Pizza Blaze Pizza is a casual joint 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. Try the Hot Link Pizza topped with spicy red sauce, jalapenos, sausage, black olives, red onions, banana peppers, and mozzarella. Or go for the White Top Pie topped with white cream sauce, mozzarella, applewood-smoked bacon, chopped garlic, oregano, and arugula. Blaze Pizza is open daily from 10am to 10pm. See Details
Baja Fresh Passionate about serving 'the freshest food in bright, clean environments,' Baja Fresh is a dog-friendly eatery serving San Clemente locals and tourists alike. Visitors wanting to enjoy its famous salsa made with locally grown, farm-fresh produce can do so alongside Fido at one of seven outdoor tables. Baja Fresh's menu includes burritos, tacos, salads, and favorites such as its Baja Bowl, Fajitas, Nachos, and Quesadillas. Margaritas and Domestic Beer are available to wash it all down. 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
Zpizza Zpizza, located in San Clemente, is a trendy pizzeria that serves up a variety of tasty eats. Fido is welcome to join you at one of their three pet-friendly outdoor tables while you enjoy your meal. Start off with an order of the Cheesy Garlic Bread - housemade focaccia topped with fresh garlic, provolone, mozzarella, parmesan, and fresh oregano, served with marinara sauce. Next, chow down on the Tuscan Mushroom Pizza topped with housemade roasted garlic sauce, mozzarella, cremini, shiitake, and button mushrooms, caramelized onions, feta, truffle oil, and fresh thyme. Or go for the Mexican Pizza topped with housemade pico de gallo, mozzarella, spicy lime chicken, red onions, sliced avocado, sour cream, green onions, and cilantro. If pizza isn't your style, try the Supersub with smoked ham, uncured genoa salami, provolone, Roma tomatoes, mixed greens, pepperoncini peppers, mayo, and Italian dressing on a freshly-baked baguette. 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
Panera Bread Panera Bread on Avenida Talegahas 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