Dog Friendly Restaurants in San Diego, CA
There are 200 restaurants in San Diego, CA 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 Patio on Lamont Street

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The Patio on Lamont Street offers up inspired California cuisine that caters to foodies and the canines they love. Upon arrival, Fido will receive a gourmet house-made dog biscuit and a fresh bowl of water. The open-air patio attracts lots of pooches, so reservations are recommended.

Pier Cafe

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Pier Cafe is a casual beachfront eatery with tasty surf and turf and dog-friendly outdoor seating with beautiful ocean views. Choose from an array of dishes such as shrimp po'boys, mixed seafood fry, citrus marinated seabass, jambalaya, shredded pork tacos, and top sirloin. Opens daily at 11am.

The Regal Beagle

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The Regal Beagle is pet friendly and serves great local bar with a constantly rotating selection of craft beers. Dogs are welcomed on the patio and the bartenders will gladly fill the dog dish with fresh water.

Baja Betty's

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Located on University in the hip and vibrant neighborhood of Hillcrest, Baja Betty's offers delicious Mexican and southwest cuisine, and dog-friendly outdoor seating. Menu features quesadillas, burrito bowls, fajitas, carnitas, carne asada, combo plates, and an extensive selection of margaritas, tequila, and signature cocktails to wash down all the delicious goodness.

The Prado at Balboa Park

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The Prado at Balboa Park welcomes dogs on front patio where patrons can order from a limited bar menu. Opens at 11:30am Monday thru Friday and 11am on weekends.

The Landing Grille

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The Landing Grille serves tasty eats all day, but early risers flock here for monstrous plates of yummy breakfast food that can be enjoyed at a dog-friendly outdoor table. Other menu favorites include homemade chili, mushroom Swiss burgers, grilled teriyaki sandwiches, beer-battered fish and chips, and shrimp tacos. Opens daily at 5am.

Fred's Mexican Cafe

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Located in Old Town, Fred’s Mexican Cafe combines the best of traditional Mexican cuisine and a healthier style of California cooking. They use the best meats, top sirloin steak, boneless skinless chicken breast, and mahi mahi. All sauces and salsas are made fresh daily at the restaurant using the freshest ingredients. Outdoor seating welcomes dogs.

Tender Greens

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Tender Greens creates a modern, laid back environment with dog-friendly outdoor seating to serve a menu of salads, sandwiches, and big plate entrees. Choose from tasty fare like roasted tomato soup, chipotle BBQ chicken salad, backyard marinated steak, and baked falafel. Open daily from 11amto 9pm

Einstein Bros Bagels

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Einstein Bros is a popular chain of neighborhood style cafes offering tasty breakfast and lunch eats with dog-friendly outdoor seating available. Choose from over two dozen bagel types, egg sandwiches, signature sandwiches, and yummy sweets like coffee cake, cookies, and muffins. Open daily 5:30am to 5pm. Call ahead to ensure seating.

Station Tavern & Burgers

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Station Tavern & Burgers serves up a classic menu in a laid-back atmosphere with seating available for dogs.

OB Noodle House

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Located in the heart of Ocean Beach, the OB Noodle House serves signature pho bowls and Asian-fusion dishes in a casual, friendly environment that welcomes dogs at outdoor tables. Other favorite menu choices include seafood salad, fresh spring rolls, crispy tiger shrimp, Vietnamese BBQ, fried rice, and chow fun. Opens at noon Monday thru Thursday and 11am Friday thru Sunday.

Extraordinary Desserts Little Italy

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Extraordinary Desserts offers a wonderful selection of beautifully presented sweet dishes that can be devoured on their dog-friendly patio.

Richard Walker's Pancake House

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Grab a dog-friendly outdoor table and peruse an infinite selection of breakfast options, including 25 gourmet pancake varieties and 8 types of Belgian waffle. Choose from classic eggs Benedict, sweet and savory crepes, chopped Greek salad, and bacon and tomato grille cheese. Open everyday 6:30am to 2:30pm.

Cafe Chloe

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Cafe Chloe is a great spot for a tasty French lunch, and if you bring your pup you can sit together on the patio.

Bull's Smokin' BBQ

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Casual dining, succulent BBQ, and very dog friendly. They have a spacious patio area with sun shade where you can enjoy your food while Fido gnaws on a tasty beef bone.

Extraordinary Desserts

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This is a lovely little spot to linger over dessert and drinks. Dine outdoors and your pup is free to join you.

Ritual Tavern

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Tasty quirky pub fare and brews attract diners to this spot. Sit at an outdoor table and Fido can join you, they'll bring him a water bowl.

True North Tavern

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Located in North Park's "Restaurant Row," True North is a local favorite and it's dog friendly!

Zanzibar Cafe

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Located in the East Village neighborhood of downtown San Diego, Zanzibar Cafe offers gourmet breakfast, lunch, and dinner dishes and outdoor seating that welcomes dogs. Tasty menu options include omelettes, scrambled egg burritos, hot and cold sandwiches, paninis, fish tacos, and mac and cheese. Opens daily at 8am.

The Broken Yolk Cafe

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Home-style breakfast is served all day long at the Broken Yoke. Dogs are welcome at the back outdoor tables.

Pacific Beach Fish Shop

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The Pacific Beach Fish Shop serves up fresh fish daily and gives the customer options on marinades and the style on which to prepare the fish. Dogs are welcome in the outside seating area.

Pomodoro

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Locals are willing to wait for a table at this rustic Italian eatery. Dine at an outdoor table and your pooch can join you. Mangia!

Wahoo's Fish Taco

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Lovely taco joint in San Diego with dog-friendly seating. Wahoo's Fish Taco also offers some nice local beers.

Mr. Peabody's Burgers & Ale

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Mr. Peabody's Burgers & Ale serves up tasty beers and juicy burgers in a relaxed setting where dogs are welcome.

Burger Lounge - Kensington

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Diners enjoy the adorable decor as they eat delicious grass-fed beef burgers. Dine outdoors and Fido can join you, they'll even bring water.

The Tilted Stick

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The Tilted Stick in San Diego is popular among the locals. They are dog friendly and serve food, including excellent wings.

Rockin Baja Coastal Cantina

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The seafood is rockin' at the Rockin Baja Coastal Cantina, and you can bring Fido along to an outdoor table.

Day Break

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Day Break will get your morning off to the right start, with satisfying breakfasts and outdoor seating for dogs.

Ocean Room

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This spot offers a refined dining experience without breaking the bank. Choose an outdoor table and your pet may join you.

Cafe 222

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Cafe 222 is a casual lunch and dinner spot located in the Gaslamp Quarter with dog-friendly patio seating. Menu includes waffles, scrambles, biscuits and gravy, buttermilk pancakes, chopped chicken salads, tuna melts, and ham and Swiss paninis. Open daily 7am to 1:45pm.

Antique Row Cafe

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Antique Row Cafe offers a large menu of great breakfast items and has outdoor seating available for dogs.

Lorna's Italian Kitchen

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This low-key strip-mall spot serves hearty plates of tasty Italian eats for cheap. Fido can join you at an outdoor table.

Lazy Dog Cafe

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With locations across California, Texas, and Nevada, The Lazy Dog Cafe is a dog-themed eatery with cozy surroundings, dog-friendly seating, and an eclectic menu of hearty American eats. Menu favorites include campfire pot roast, BBQ baby back ribs, three-cheese pizza, fish tacos, chicken parmesan, sweet and spicy shrimp, and fettuccine Alfredo. Opens at 11am during the week, 10am on Saturday, and 9am on Sunday.

Bleu Boheme

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Diners rave about the sophisticated decor, the food isn't too shabby either. Dine outside and Fido can join you, they'll even bring water.

Smashburger Mission Valley

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Smashburger Mission Valley is pet friendly! Unique burger creations, fresh fries, crisp salads, and much more. Smashburger San Diego has created a “secret menu” based on items that Smashfans have crafted on their own. One of these items is the Fido Style Smashburger - a dog-friendly patty made with an unseasoned 1/4 pound, 100% fresh, never frozen, certified angus beef patty served in convenient bite-sized pieces and on a fido-friendly plate. To order the item, guest simply need to request a Smashburger "Fido Style," at the price of $2.

Bare Back Grill

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Bare Back Grill is a New Zealand grill offering organic fare in a dog-friendly setting.

Small Bar

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Small Bar offers an extensive selection of California craft brews and welcomes well-behaved dogs inside and outside. Open 10am to 2am daily.

Lestat's Coffee House

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Lestat's Coffee House has great sweets to eat and drink. Try the Mexican Hot Chocolate Blenders. There are two dog-friendly patios.

Live Wire

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Enjoy a slice and a beer at Live Wire, a busy 'dive' bar in San Diego. They are also dog friendly.

The Daily Scoop

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The Daily Scoop serves natural, dog-friendly ice cream to share with your pup. Very dog friendly!

Lucha Libre Gourmet Taco Shop

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The Lucha Libre Gourmet Taco Shop has a dog-friendly patio and tasty Mexican food.

Queenstown Public House

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A laid back environment with a unique decor, Queenstown offers New Zealand inspired dishes and dog-friendly patio seating.

Joe's Crab Shack

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A fun spot for the kids who'll particularly enjoy the singing staff. Dine outdoors and Fido can join you while you enjoy water views.

Mission Valley Cafe

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The Mission Valley Cafe is open for breakfast, lunch, and dinner with a variety of choices spanning an extensive menu of homestyle dinners and seafood entrees. Covered patio seating welcomes dogs.

Slater's 50/50

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Gourmet burgers, craft beer, comfort food, bacon and beef patties, sandwiches, salads, desserts, specialty cocktails, milkshakes, mac and cheese, appetizers. Slater's 50/50 was founded by Scott Slater, a SoCal native with a passion for bacon, burgers and craft beer and a disdain for the boring. Inspired by the belief that bacon is meat candy, Scott created the original 50/50 patty- made of 50% ground bacon and 50% ground beef - and a menu full of amplified burgers and indulgent dishes to pair with one of the most mind-blowing selections of local and regional rotating craft beer available on tap anywhere. In addition, there's a spacious outdoor patio that's dog-friendly.

Bay Park Fish Co.

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Seafood fresh from the ocean to the plate draw folks to this out of the way spot. Dine outdoors on the patio and Fido can join you -- they'll even bring water.

Sushi Kuchi

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Sushi Kuchi specializes in traditional sushi served fast in a modern space with stylish decor and outdoor seating that welcomes dogs. Popular menu choices include the extensive selection of over 80 rolls, including ninja, StarWars, Hawaiian, bad boy, and Baja crunchy. Open daily at 11am.

Solare

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Enjoy fine Italian cusisine on the lovely patio and Fido can join you. They'll even bring him food and water to graze on while you dine!

IsaBella Artisan Pizzeria & Craft Beer Garden

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Artisan Pizzeria & Craft Beer Garden with a large, dog-friendly outdoor dining area equipped with 3 fire pits, great ambient lighting and mellow acoustic based music. Menu offers authentic Neapolitan pizza with a modern twist, gourmet pastas, 16 locally-brewed craft beers, and the best ginger-garlic chicken wings on the planet.

Cafe Athena

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Their regulars frequent this Greek spot for tasty food at fair prices. Dine outside and Fido can join you, they'll even bring a water bowl.

Caffe Calabria

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Caffe Calabria offers a selection of coffee and tea and in a casual setting with seating available for pets.

Cardamom Cafe & Bakery

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Cardamom Cafe & Bakery offers an extensive selection of pastries and baked goods in a bright, open space that welcomes dogs at outdoor tables. In addition to muffins, cookies, cakes, and croissants, the breakfast and lunch menu also features omelets, French toast, huevos rancheros, curry chicken salad sandwiches, grilled cheese, and TBLTs. Open daily 7am to 2pm.

Smashburger Kearny Mesa

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Smashburger Kearny Mesa is pet friendly! Unique burger creations, fresh fries, crisp salads, and much more. Smashburger San Diego has created a “secret menu” based on items that Smashfans have crafted on their own. One of these items is the Fido Style Smashburger - a dog-friendly patty made with an unseasoned 1/4 pound, 100% fresh, never frozen, certified angus beef patty served in convenient bite-sized pieces and on a fido-friendly plate. To order the item, guest simply need to request a Smashburger "Fido Style," at the price of $2.

Maryjane's Coffee Shop

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Locals and tourists in search of down-home eats and dog-friendly outdoor seating will be drawn to Maryjane's Coffee Shop, a rockin' downtown San Diego diner. Popular menu choices include sticky buns, carne asada omelettes, brioche French toast, dry rub wings, Texas burgers, Baja-style street tacos, and classic meatloaf. Opens at 6:30am seven days a week.

Wine Steals

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Nosh on our delicious thin crust, stone baked pizza, or try one of our perfect for sharing salads. Outdoor seating allows dogs. Conveniently located next to Uptown Pets, which offers a wide selection of pet toys and treats.

Amarin Thai

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The dog-friendly Amarin is renowned for serving unique signature dishes that capture the essence of authentic Thai cuisine. Favorite menu choices include tom yum soup, larb pork salad, satay chicken, steamed dumplings, drunken noodles, spicy fried rice, panang curry, choo-chi salmon, and massaman beef. Opens at 11am Monday thru Friday and 12pm on weekends.

Big Kitchen Cafe

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San Diego diner with character, charisma, and fresh food. Our excellent food combined with a true San Diego restaurant experience will make your next breakfast, brunch, or lunch delightful. Tres Bien! Well-behaved small to medium dogs are allowed at outdoor tables.

Brickyard Coffee & Tea

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Brickyard Coffee & Tea offers tasty breakfast fare and nice, outdoor dog-friendly seating.

Currant American Brasserie

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This snazzy downtown eatery located in the Sofia Hotel serves California/French cuisine with a twist. Menu includes smoked trout salad, Jidori chicken paillard, pan-roasted lamb, croque monsieur, and ginger-maple glazed duck confit. Outdoor patio welcomes dogs and there is a Yappy Hour menu featuring pupperoni pizzas, hamburger & fries, bone appetit bones, and bacon and peanut butter ice cream

The Alamo

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The Alamo is a reliable option for Mexican fare. They have a dog-friendly patio which can get quite crowded, so plan ahead.

Asti

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You may want to devour your dinner, but save room for Tiramisu! Dine al fresca and Fido can join you on the dog-friendly patio.

O'Brien's

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O'Brien's is an American pub specializing in local craft beer with a dog-friendly patio so both you and Fido can quench your thirst.

Villa Capri

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Diners appreciate this place for well-made authentic Italian food and attentive service. Choose an outdoor table and Fido can join you.

Cafe 976

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Cafe 976 is a great place to enjoy a nice cup of their Yerba Mate Latte, and don't forget to bring your pooch!

Opera Cafe & Patisserie

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This Frenchy cafe is the spot for area workers looking to indulge in yummy croissants and other fare. Dine outdoors and Fido can join you.

Influx Cafe

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Influx is a laid-back cafe with good service, tasty drinks and an outdoor patio that allows pets.

Smashburger Rancho Penasquitos

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Unique burger creations, fresh fries, crisp salads, and much more. Smashburger San Diego has created a “secret menu” based on items that Smashfans have crafted on their own. One of these items is the Fido Style Smashburger - a dog-friendly patty made with an unseasoned 1/4 pound, 100% fresh, never frozen, certified Angus beef patty served in convenient bite-sized pieces.

Athens Market Taverna

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Good Greek food keeps this spot packed. Dine outdoors and Fido can join you while you indulge in the flavors of Greece. Opa!

Newport Pizza & Alehouse

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Newport Pizza & Alehouse serves up brews and pizzas in a casual setting where dogs are welcome at the outdoor tables.

Babycakes

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Babycakes offers a sweet ambience and menu with a front patio for your pup to enjoy.

Ristorante Acqua al 2

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If you can't make it to the original in Florence, this location will do in a pinch! Enjoy Italian favorites outdoors and Fido can join you.

Baci

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Italian food that patrons can't stop raving about; they'll even make you something off the menu! Pets can join you outdoors, except Sundays.

Carnitas Snack Shack

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Tasty menu offers burgers, sandwiches, tacos, and poutine. Back patio is dog friendly.

Edgewater Grill

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Edgewater Grill offers pizza, surf and turf, and delicious entrees like lamb meatloaf and garlic chicken. The spacious outdoor patio with water views is dog friendly.

Krakatoa

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Krakatoa will spoil your pup with treats and fill your glass with delicious java.

The Mission

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Located in the vibrant East Village, this quaint urban bistro offers delicious breakfast and lunch eats and dog-friendly outdoor tables. Enjoy favorite menu selections like strawberry banana pancakes, roast beef hash and eggs, rancheros verde, chicken pesto quesadillas, smoked turkey sandwiches, and baja shrimp wraps. Open daily 7am to 3pm.

Sole Luna Cafe

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The bistro fare draws hungry customers and their dogs, who happily join them on one of the restaurant's two patios. Cozy neighborhood spot!

Lefty's Chicago Pizzeria

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Even though they're far from Chicago, they still make a good deep dish pie. Eat at an outdoor table and your dog is welcome to join you.

Harbor Town Pub

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Neighborhood pub with good food, friendly service, unique craft beers, and dog-friendly outdoor seating.

Ponce's

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Diners love coming here for strong margaritas and a myriad of Mexican eats. Dine at an outdoor table and your pet can join you.

Ortega's, A Mexican Bistro

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Great Mexican food that's a cross between a taco shack and fine cuisine. Dine outdoors and Fido can join you.

BBQ House

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BBQ House has been serving San Diego since 1991, offering award-winning slow-smoked meats in a vibrant sports bar-like setting with dog-friendly outdoor seating. Dig into mouthwatering combo plates of jerk chicken, St. Louis ribs, beef brisket, and pulled pork, plus hearty barbecue sandwiches and yummy desserts like mud pie and deep fried Oreos. Opens daily at 11am.

Rei do Gado

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Bring your appetite to this all-you-can-eat Brazilian buffet, where servers share swords of grilled meats. Dogs allowed at outdoor tables.

Boomerangs Burgers

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So many burger choices it's dizzying! Fido can dine with you at one of the outdoor tables.

Neighborhood

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This hip gastropub is your stop for new takes on classic comfort food, craft beer, and dog-friendly outdoor seating. A varied menu includes ceviche, jalapeno mac and cheese, black bean burgers, blackened fish sandwiches, shepherd's pie, and steak frites. Opens daily at 11:30am.

Aladdin Hillcrest Cafe

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Don't let the strip mall locale fool, this spot has great Lebanese-Med food. Dine outside on the patio and Fido can join you -- they'll even bring water.

Andiamo Ristorante Italiano

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Terrific Italian cuisine hidden away in a suburban strip mall. Eat at an outdoor table and your pup can join you.

Greek Islands Cafe

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Greek Islands Cafe offers tasty Gyros and has outdoor seating for you and your pup to enjoy.

Caffe Italia

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Caffe Italia is a great place to go for a light Italian lunch and dog-friendly seating options.

Tin Fish Gaslamp

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This no-frills seafood counter makes fast, tasty food. Order at the window and Fido can join you at the patio tables.

New Orleans Creole Cafe

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New Orleans Creole Cafe specializes in regional favorites in a fun atmosphere with dog-friendly seating for well-behaved Fidos.

Buon Appetito

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The passion of the folks running this spot shows in its divine food and service. Fido can join you at an outdoor table.

Osteria Panevino

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Each item on the menu is better than the next at this homey Italian eatery. If you have a small pooch it can join you at an outdoor table.

Cali Comfort BBQ

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Great breakfast & barbecue restaurant to bring man's best friend. Water bowls and treats for dogs upon request. Patio seating welcome dogs.

Los Locos Bar and Grill

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Burgers, sandwiches, wings, and traditional Mexican favorites. Outdoor seating welcomes dogs.

Puerto La Boca

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Hello Buenos Aires! Diners rave about the authentic Argentinian cuisine, esp. the mouth-watering meats. Dine outdoors on the patio and Fido can join you.

Smashburger Market St

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Smashburger Market St is pet friendly! Unique burger creations, fresh fries, crisp salads, and much more. Smashburger San Diego has created a “secret menu” based on items that Smashfans have crafted on their own. Dosg are welcome at the outdoor tables.

McCormick & Schmick's

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This seafood chain is a reliable spot for a nice meal before/after a ball game. Dine at an outdoor table and your dog can join you.

The Patio on Goldfinch

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Serving California cuisine befitting of the San Diego setting, The Patio on Goldfinch welcomes dogs on their open-air patio. The menu features steamed clams, braised pork shank, NY strip steak, mushroom risotto, and an excellent selection of wine, beer, and specialty cocktails. Gourmet biscuits and water bowls will be provided for Fido.

Smashburger Del Mar

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Smashburger Del Mar is pet friendly! Unique burger creations, fresh fries, crisp salads, and much more. Smashburger San Diego has created a “secret menu” based on items that Smashfans have crafted on their own. One of these items is the Fido Style Smashburger - a dog-friendly patty made with an unseasoned 1/4 pound, 100% fresh, never frozen, certified angus beef patty served in convenient bite-sized pieces and on a Fido-friendly plate, at a Fido-friendly outdoor table.

The Field

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The Field is an Irish pub with an intimate setting (think dark corner booths) and outdoor seating available for your pooch.

Landini's Pizzeria

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New York style pizzeria located in the heart of San Diego's Little Italy. Along with their famous thin crust pizza by the slice, they serve Florentine inspired pasta, warm panini and calzones, fresh salads, and a fine selection of beers and wines. Open-air back patio is dog friendly and has water bowls always full for your furry friend.

IHOP

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This IHOP has outdoor seating, so order a stack of flapjacks from a dog-friendly table.

Funky Garcia's

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Hipsters flock here for cheap Mexican street fare and groovy live music. Fido can join you at an outdoor table and they'll bring water.

Buster's Beach House & Longboard Bar

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Whether an ethnic dish or something more familiar like burgers and pizza, Buster infuses their food with the tastes of the tropics. Dogs are welcome on the patio.

Royal India

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Tasty, authentic Indian fare draws patrons in search of a regal yet affordable meal. They'll bring water for Fido if he joins you outdoors.

Bombay

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A dramatic waterfall sets the scene for an exotic Indian meal. Dine outdoors and Fido can join you, they'll even bring you a water bowl.

Einstein Bros Bagels

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Einstein Bros is a popular chain of neighborhood style cafes offering tasty breakfast and lunch eats with dog-friendly outdoor seating available. Choose from over two dozen bagel types, egg sandwiches, signature sandwiches, and yummy sweets like coffee cake, cookies, and muffins. Open daily 6am to 3pm. Call ahead to ensure seating.

Osetra Watergrill

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Spectacle takes centerstage with an aerial wine artist navigating a 3-story tower. If your pup is small it can join you at an outdoor table.

Big City Bagels

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The dog-friendly Big City Bagels brings the crispy outside and doughy inside of classic New York City bagels to the west coast, offering an array of health-conscious food and drink in a convenient downtown location not far from the famous San Diego Zoo. Feast on sweet and savory crepes, hearty salads, hot and cold sandwiches, fresh juices, and refreshing fruit smoothies. Dogs are welcome at front outdoor tables. Open daily 6am to 4pm.

Smashburger La Jolla

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Smashburger La Jolla is pet friendly! Unique burger creations, fresh fries, crisp salads, and much more. Smashburger San Diego has created a “secret menu” based on items that Smashfans have crafted on their own. One of these items is the Fido Style Smashburger - a dog-friendly patty made with an unseasoned 1/4 pound, 100% fresh, never frozen, certified angus beef patty served in convenient bite-sized pieces and on a fido-friendly plate. To order the item, guest simply need to request a Smashburger "Fido Style," at the price of $2.

Naked Cafe

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Dig into custom pancakes, roasted beef hash, sesame ginger chicken soft tacos, and custom made sandwiches and wraps. Dogs are welcome at outdoor tables.

Jungle Java

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Jungle Java is located in an inviting spot with great scenery, a friendly staff, and you can hear the rolling of the waves while you sit by your pup. Fido is welcome both indoors and outdoors.

Saigon on Fifth

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An attentive staff, amazing cuisine, and dog-friendly outdoor seating make this Vietnamese spot one of San Diego's best eateries. The eclectic menu features crab asparagus soup, papaya salad, spicy baby clams, sugar cane shrimp, yellow curry duck, soft shell crab, lemongrass tofu, and Saigon fried rice. Open daily 11am to 3pm.

de'Medici

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Old blue eyes would be at home at this old school Italian seafood spot. Dine outdoors and Fido can join you, they'll bring a water bowl.

Cafe 56

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Cafe 56 offers a variety of homestyle dishes such as corned beef and hash, fried chicken, and beef stroganoff. Outdoor tables are Fido friendly.

Bear Buns Bakery

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Bakery treats like cinnamon rolls and bread pudding, plus coffee, tea, espresso. Outdoor patio is dog friendly.

Breakfast Republic

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Breakfast all day offers omelets, scrambles, pancakes, and French toast. Both shaded patios are dog friendly.

The Wine Pub

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Besides a healthy selection of reds and whites, The Wine Pub offers paninis, sliders, and delectable desserts. Heated patio is dog friendly. They even offer a special K9 menu.

S&M Sausage & Meat

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Dogs are welcome on the patio at S&M Sausage & Meat, located in the center of Historic North City, San Diego. Designed to be the newest landmark for experimental dining, S&M features exotic game meats, chef conceived sausages, bacon, and charcuterie.

Chris's Deli

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Established in 1956, Chris's is a famous landmark serving gourmet sandwiches and over 300 craft beers. Dog-friendly seating and treats available.

Leilani's Cafe

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Leilani's serves omelets, bagel sandwiches, quesadillas, and Teriyaki beef. Outdoor tables are dog friendly.

Paradise Yogurt

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Voted best frozen yogurt many years in a row, friendly staff, generous portions, vegan options, lowest calorie options, 13 flavors, over 40 toppings to choose from. Also serving non-fat real fruit smoothies, parfaits, the best shakes and malts. Large patio is Fido friendly.

Coastal Crave

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Coastal Crave has delicious food with some unique menu items, craft beer, and great cocktails. The dog-friendly patio features a large fire pit for dining and has view of Mission Bay, which is just down the street. There is plenty of shade and water bowls are available.

Kojack's

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Gyros, burgers, and breakfast eats make Kojack's a favorite spot for both locals and tourists. Patio seating welcomes dogs.

Gordon Biersch

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Stop in for a variety of craft beers and delicious eats such as mini bratwurst sliders and Tuscan chicken pasta. Outdoor tables welcome dogs.

Sandbox Pizza

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Everything on the menu has a crafty name, from Hang 10 and Pesto Punk pizza to monster battered mozzarella and screaming monkey grinders. Outdoor tables welcome dogs.

In-N-Out Burger

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Want to really treat your pup? Order a "Protein Style" burger off the secret menu here and he'll get an all beef patty, minus the bun. Yum!

Pizzeria Luigi

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Small New York style pizzeria that serves by the slice, or whole pie. Outdoor tables are dog friendly.

Knotty Barrel

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Amazing Craft Beer bar that has an outside bar where you can sit at the bar with your pup. The staff brings water bowls and treats and love on your dog. Super dog friendly, good food, good drinks and a NY Giants bar!

Grant Grill

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Dogs are more than welcome on the patio of Grant Grill, located in the US Grant Hotel. The menu changes seasonally and utilizes produce grown in the hotel's rooftop garden.

Half Door Brewing Company

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Brewpub serves a variety of craft beer and a food menu consisting of salads, sandwiches, and grilled hanger steak. Dogs are welcome on the outdoor patio.

The Swell Coffee Co

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Awesome coffee shop and cafe serving breakfast and lunch all day. Menu includes pancakes, sandwiches, smoothies, coffee and espresso, and gelato. Outdoor tables welcome dogs.

Tidal

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Local seafood prepared in a Mediterranean style. Dogs are welcome on the outdoor patio.

Callahan's Pub & Brewery

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Callahan's serves craft beer, burgers, sandwiches, and pizza. Patio is dog friendly.

Spice Lounge

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Spice Lounge serves authentic Indian cuisine with signature dishes such as baked Naans and Curry Nirvana. Outdoor seating welcomes dogs.

Eureka!

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Awesome burgers and a great selection of beer. Outdoor seating is dog friendly.

Embargo Grill

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There's no embargo on taste at this Cuban eatery. Sample their tasty menu while dining at a dog-friendly outdoor table.

Thorn Street Brewery

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You can bring Fido to any part of this dog-friendly brewery and taproom with 15 rotating taps. There is no menu, but food trucks are usually on site. No aggressive breeds allowed.

Turquoise Coffee

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Enjoy a full menu of tapas, live music seven nights a week, and dog-friendly sidewalk seating.

Lucy's Taco Shop

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Lucy's serves rolled tacos, carne asada tortas, and chimichangas. Dogs are welcome at outdoor tables.

The Cork & Craft

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San Diego's first brewery, winery, and restaurant in one. The spacious dog-friendly patio can seat up to 30 people.

Caffe Bella Itali

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Considered by many the best Italian restaurant in town, Caffe’ Bella Italia is a family owned and operating restaurant serving authentic Italian cuisine with love and passion since 1999. Our Chefs make everything from scratch, using high quality Italian ingredients, local organic produce, wild seafood and hormones free meat. We are specialized in Seafood dishes and pizza made in authentic Neapolitan style.

Athens Market Cafe

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Good Greek food, great service, including table service on outside patio. The staff is very welcoming and will bring water for dogs.

Eclipse Chocolate

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Chocolate, cupcakes, cookies, coffees, teas, cafe food. Just had a lovely chicken panini, a cappuccino, and a cupcake (the best). My dog sat on the patio with me. I ordered with her in car, but I think they would have taken order at table if I'd asked. Two water bowls are always filled for pups. Early morning might be too sunny, but 11am and later is shaded by building.

Home and Away

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Home & Away is Old Town’s only craft beer bar, sports bar, and gameday haven. There are 12 TVs, both indoors and out, and a large outdoor patio that is dog friendly.

K'nB Wine Cellars

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Our bar serves only the choicest beers, carefully selected from San Diego and all other beer loving places on Earth, but if you’d like something else we host a selection of bottles second to none in San Diego. If you’re a wine-o-phile, we have wines by the glass carefully selected by a team of maniacal wine enthusiasts. Food menu includes street tacos, BBQ chicken pizza, and hearty sandwiches. Dogs are welcome at outdoor tables.

The Brew Project

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The Brew Project specializes in regional craft beer with 24 rotating taps. Food menu offers avocado salads, carne asada fries, pulled pork sliders, and BBQ chicken sandwiches. Patio seating is dog friendly.

Stella Public House

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Stella provides 30 beers on tap and a menu of salads and pizza. Outdoor seating area welcomes dogs.

Union Kitchen and Tap

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American fare such as flatbreads, steaks, grilled yellowtail, and chicken pot pie. Outdoor seating is dog friendly.

Apollonia Bistro

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Apollonia serves authentic Greek cuisine such as Dolmathakia and Moussaka. Outdoor tables are dog friendly.

Baja Beach Cafe

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Mexican/American restaurant menu includes burritos, burgers, seafood, and a variety of specialty cocktails. Patio seating is dog friendly.

Pizza E Birra

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Neapolitan pizza and San Diego craft beer. Outdoor seating welcomes dogs.

Farmer & The Seahorse

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Inventive dishes using local organic ingredients. The ever changing menu includes New England lobster rolls, blackened salmon sandwiches, and butternut squash lasagna. Dogs are welcome at outdoor tables.

57 Degrees

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The menu at 57 degrees includes craft beer, wine by the glass or bottle, spicy rigatoni, oven baked flatbreads, and BBQ pulled pork sliders. Outdoor seating is dog friendly.

Sushi Lounge on Market

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Great hole in the wall sushi spot right on the edge of the gas lamp quarter. Patio seating welcomes dogs.

Garden Kitchen

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The fresh, home cooked dishes at Garden Kitchen are prepared with made from scratch ingredients. Patio tables are dog friendly.

Newbreak Coffee & Cafe

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Menu includes open face bagels, signature sandwiches, and "healthy" wings. Outdoor seating in front of the restaurant os dog friendly.

Border X

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Craft beer, including blood saison, chocolate stout, and pale ale. Dogs are welcome both inside and outside.

El Indio Mexican Restaurant

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El Indio is a casual dining Mexican restaurant that serves a variety of tacos, enchiladas, burritos, and quesadillas. The spacious outdoor patio is dog friendly.

PB Ale House

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Besides refreshing brews, PB serves oysters, lobster mac and cheese, BBQ pork flatbreads, and grilled fish tacos. Outdoor seating is dog friendly with water bowls and treats.

Backyard Kitchen & Tap

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Backyard is a trendy coastal eatery with a relaxed vibe. Creative menu features smoke wings, Baja shrimp cocktail, whole roasted pork prime rib, jerked chicken, lobster rolls, and BBQ chicken flatbread. Outdoor seating with sea breezes are dog friendly.

Issara Thai

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Extensive menu of authentic Thai cuisine, such as tom yum soup, phad, curry fried rice, spare ribs, and choo chee duck. Outdoor patio is dog friendly.

Streetcar Merchants

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Streetcar serves Southern fried chicken, Nashville hot chicken, twice fried chicken, chicken and waffles, and plenty of tasty sides. Outdoor tables welcomes dogs.

Flour & Barley

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In addition to over a dozen types of specialty brick oven pizza, Flour & Barley serves roasted octopus, chili glazed wings, chicken parmesan, shrimp risotto, and gorgonzola steak sandwiches. The patio is open to all dogs, water bowls are always provided, and treats are available. Stop by Flour & Barley for a delicious meal and wonderful dining experience for you and your pet.

MishMash

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MishMash serves local, sustainable eats such as grass fed Angus burgers, wonton fish tacos, and pollo a la plancha. Grab a seat on the dog-friendly patio

Cowboy Star

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Cowboy Star specializes in prime beef steaks, but also offers raw oysters, roasted quail, Denver rack of lamb, and spinach linguine carbonara. Front patio tables are dog friendly.

Buono Forchetta

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Located in the quaint South Park area of San Diego, just outside of Balboa Park, this authentic Italian restaurant serves eggplant tortino, classic pizza, calzone, and a variety of hearty pasta dishes. The spacious outdoor patio is dog friendly.

SD TapRoom

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A San Diego craft beer bar & eatery serves 50+ local craft beers in a casual setting with a dog-friendly patio. A local favorite for drinks and food at the beach.

Spitz

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Spitz serves authentic Mediterranean street food and a selection of craft beer. The 4000-sf beer garden, complete with lawn games, is dog friendly. A great spot for carnivores, vegans, and vegetarians alike.

Sammy's Woodfired Pizza

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Nestled on the border of beautiful Del Mar and Carmel Valley, Sammy's is a favorite dining destination for locals and tourists alike. The menu offers tapas, tacos, burgers, and of course, wood-fired pizza and artisan thin crust pies. Also serve beer, wine, and a variety of handcrafted cocktails. Patio seating is dog friendly.

Bombay Coast

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Bombay Coast Indian Tandoor & Curry is a family-owned casual dining Indian restaurant serving eggplant cutlets, honey lemon chicken salad, garlic naan, biryani, and kabobs. Patio seating is dog friendly.

Truckstop

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Truckstop is a stylish, rustic eatery with diner style American breakfast and lunch fare. Choose from biscuits and gravy, chicken and waffles, Benedicts, skillets, donut holes, burgers, Buffalo chicken sandwiches, and mac and cheese. Wash it down with a specialty cocktail or cold craft beer. Patio seating is dog friendly.

Cafe Sevilla San Diego

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Cafe Sevilla has been dedicated to providing the true essence of Spanish culture, music, and cuisine since 1987. Located in the heart of downtown Riverside, Cafe Sevilla serves authentic tapas, or small plates, such as ceviche, empanadas, calamari, Spanish meatballs, stuffed dates, patatas bravas, and tortilla Espanola. Patio seating is dog friendly.

Harbor Greek Cafe

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Experience an authentic array of tasty Greek cuisine, including dolmades, falafel salad, lamb shank, moussaka, gyros, kabobs, and baklava for dessert. Porch seating is dog friendly.

Analog Bar

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In addition to beer, wine, and specialty cocktails, Analog serves burgers, street tacos, braised short ribs, and grilled mahi mahi. Patio seating is dog friendly.

Red Card Cafe

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Red Card Cafe is an elevated gastropub serving worldwide flavors in an inviting social space. Located in the neighborhood of Bay Park near Mission Bay, the menu is a global selection of beloved culinary staples and street foods ranging from duck poutine, char siu pork, chicken mole tacos, and Argentine empanadas. Dogs are welcome at outdoor tables.

Brothers Provisions

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Artisan market and deli offers an eclectic cafe menu that includes smoked salmon salad, pork belly banh mi, quiche, cheese and meat plates, and chocolate marquise cake for dessert. Dogs are welcome on the outside patio.

Shawn's on Congress

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Shawn's offers a wide selection of local wine and craft beer, plus a bistro style food menu that includes charcuterie, baked brie, hummus, fresh salads, flatbread pizza, and New York cheesecake and chocolate lava cake for dessert. Outdoor patio welcomes dogs and treats are provided.

Fireside

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Fireside's wood fire driven menu draws influence from across the globe. Choose from salads, flatbreads, yakitori style skewers, and entrees such as grilled half chicken, barramundi, smoked pork ribs, and bratwurst. Patio seating is dog friendly.

Woodstock's Pizza

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Award-winning pizzas, salads, sides and a large selection of local beers on tap. The front patio is dog-friendly with water bowls. There is also has a fire pit, lighting, and heaters, and the patio opens onto the front dining room. Alcohol is permitted on the patio until 10pm.

Maggie's Cafe

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Hidden gem in Serra Mesa, Maggie's Cafe offers a fine selection of fresh food for breakfast, lunch, and dinner. The American menu fused with a Latin tradition includes Florentine omelets, stuffed French toast, wings, cheeseburger sliders, bourbon chicken and shrimp, BBQ ribs, pasta primavera, and New York cheesecake for dessert. Front outdoor tables are dog friendly.

Bootlegger

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Bootlegger combines the atmosphere of a sports bar with the familiarity of an old fashioned neighborhood pub. They offer 40 draft beers and a wide selection of craft bottles and domestic cans. Food menu features wings, Buffalo chicken sliders, smoked gouda mac, and French dip sandwiches. Patio seating is dog friendly.

Rockin' Baja Lobster

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Rockin' Baja Lobster offers Baja style Mexican cuisine and dog-friendly patio seating in a festive setting located in the heart of Old Town San Diego. The varied menu features ceviche, tequila lime shrimp, gourmet tacos, chicken enchiladas, sizzling fajita skillets, signature Baja buckets, and a variety of craft margaritas and cocktails.

Crushed

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Crushed offers a wide selection of craft beer, wine, and signature mimosas, a varied menu of American, Mexican, and Italian cuisine, and a dog-friendly outdoor patio. Delicious dishes include pizza oven flatbread, fish tacos, bacon-wrapped scallops, white cheddar Alfredo, chicken parm sliders, and brownie bites for dessert.

Spice & Soul

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Spice & Soul offers 20 beers on tap and a New American lineup of cuisine that includes drunken shellfish, grilled pesto chicken sandwiches, quinoa salad, and salt n pepper wings. Outdoor seating area welcomes well-behaved dogs.

Luna Grill

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Luna Grill offers kebabs, spicy feta, falafel, pita wraps, salads, and other Mediterranean eats offered in a relaxed, counter-serve setting. Outdoor seating area welcomes dogs.

Luna Grill

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Luna Grill offers kebabs, spicy feta, falafel, pita wraps, salads, and other Mediterranean eats offered in a relaxed, counter-serve setting. Outdoor seating area welcomes dogs.

Luna Grill

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Luna Grill offers kebabs, spicy feta, falafel, pita wraps, salads, and other Mediterranean eats offered in a relaxed, counter-serve setting. Outdoor seating area welcomes dogs.

Luna Grill

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Luna Grill offers kebabs, spicy feta, falafel, pita wraps, salads, and other Mediterranean eats offered in a relaxed, counter-serve setting. Outdoor seating area welcomes dogs.

Luna Grill

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Luna Grill offers kebabs, spicy feta, falafel, pita wraps, salads, and other Mediterranean eats offered in a relaxed, counter-serve setting. Outdoor seating area welcomes dogs.

Luna Grill

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Luna Grill offers kebabs, spicy feta, falafel, pita wraps, salads, and other Mediterranean eats offered in a relaxed, counter-serve setting. Outdoor seating area welcomes dogs.

Luna Grill

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Luna Grill offers kebabs, spicy feta, falafel, pita wraps, salads, and other Mediterranean eats offered in a relaxed, counter-serve setting. Outdoor seating area welcomes dogs.

Luna Grill

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Luna Grill offers kebabs, spicy feta, falafel, pita wraps, salads, and other Mediterranean eats offered in a relaxed, counter-serve setting. Outdoor seating area welcomes dogs.

McP's Irish Pub & Grill

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McP's Pub & Grill offers traditional Irish and American pub eats, a lively sports bar setting complete with 19 flatscreen TVs, and a dog-friendly outdoor patio with shade trees and firepits. Menu includes wings, salads, tacos, burgers, sandwiches, mulligan stew, shepherd's pie, and corned beef and cabbage, plus plenty of draft and bottled beer, whiskey, and wine.

Pacifica Del Mar

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A captivating view of the Pacific Ocean is served alongside tempting selections of fresh seafood, steak, and pasta at Pacifica Del Mar restaurant, known for award-winning coastal cuisine in an upscale setting. Menu includes Japanese clam chowder, mussels, baked oysters, black cod, sugar-spice salmon, and pan roasted sea bass. Outdoor seating area with crisp ocean breezes is dog friendly.

Piatti La Jolla

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Fans of Piatti say you'll be hard-pressed to find a dish on the menu that isn't amazing. Sit on the patio for lunch and Fido is free to join you. Please note that dogs are only allowed during lunch service as dinner hours tend to get too busy for your pups safety and enjoyment!

Casa de Bandini

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Formerly located on Old town San Diego, this second generation Casa de Bandini Mexican Restaurant is the essence of all the best of the Mexican culture; authentic Mexican food, fabulous mariachi entertainment, hot off the grill homemade tortillas, giant margaritas, and best of all, Fido-friendly outdoor seating.