Dog Friendly Restaurants in San Diego, CA

There are 559 pet friendly restaurants in San Diego 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 Diego. Bone appetit!

Pet Friendly The Patio on Lamont
The Patio on Lamont The Patio on Lamont serves inspired California cuisine and 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. See Details
Pet Friendly Pier Cafe
Pier Cafe 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. See Details
Fred's Mexican Cafe in Old Town Located in Old Town, Fred’s Mexican Cafe combines the best of traditional Mexican cuisine and a healthier style of California cooking. Dogs will love eating items from the dog menu like Jacko’s Huevos (scrambled eggs, $3) and Leo’s Carne Bowl (sliced carne asada, $5) at outdoor tables that are pet friendly. Fred's uses 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. Pro tip: If you print off the flyer listed in the photos section of this page and bring it in, your pup eats free! See Details
Baja Betty's 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. See Details
The Regal Beagle The Regal Beagle is dog friendly and serves great local brews with a constantly rotating selection of craft beers. Dogs are welcome to join their owners at front outdoor tables. See Details
The Prado at Balboa Park 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. See Details
Lazy Dog Restaurant & Bar Lazy Dog Restaurant & Bar is dog friendly! With locations across California, Texas, and Nevada, Lazy Dog Cafe is a dog-themed eatery with cozy surroundings, dog-friendly outdoor seating, and an eclectic menu of hearty American eats. Lazy Dog Cafe will give your dog a bowl of water and even offers a dog menu that includes a choice of a grilled hamburger patty or a grilled chicken breast served with brown rice! See Details
Station Tavern & Burgers Station Tavern & Burgers serves up a classic menu in a laid-back atmosphere with seating available for dogs. See Details
OB Noodle House 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. See Details
Tender Greens 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 See Details
Day Break Day Break will get your morning off to the right start, with satisfying breakfasts and outdoor seating for dogs. See Details
The Broken Yolk Cafe Home-style breakfast is served all day long at the Broken Yoke. Dogs are welcome at the back outdoor tables. See Details
Einstein Bros Bagels 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. See Details
Stone Brewing World Bistro & Gardens - Liberty Station Stone Brewing World Bistro and Gardens - Liberty Station is a dog-friendly craft brewery committed to sustainability and the art of brewing. Dog owners wanting to try a beer from the place once called the "All-time Top Brewery on Planet Earth," by BeerAdvocate Magazine can do so alongside Fido at one of the Bistro's many outdoor tables. The World Bistro and Gardens menu includes items inspired by cultures around the world and its ingredients are locally sourced. Dishes include starters, soups, salads, entrees such as Stone Barbecue Duck Tacos, Crispy Skinned Salmon, and Spicy Lamb Sausage Rigatoni, sandwiches, and more. Diners with room for dessert can order a Chocolate-Hazelnut Tart, Spiced Carrot Cake or Stone Brownie Sundae. This location of World Bistro and Gardens is open Sunday from 11:00am to 9:00pm, Monday through Thursday from 11:30am to 9:00pm and Friday and Saturday from 11:30am to 10:00pm. See Details
Richard Walker's Pancake House 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. See Details
Pacific Beach Fish Shop 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. See Details
Bull's Smokin' BBQ 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. See Details
Extraordinary Desserts Little Italy Extraordinary Desserts offers a wonderful selection of beautifully presented sweet dishes that can be devoured on their dog-friendly patio. See Details
Breakfast Republic Breakfast all day offers omelets, scrambles, pancakes, and French toast. Both shaded patios are dog friendly. See Details
Extraordinary Desserts This is a lovely little spot to linger over dessert and drinks. Dine outdoors and your pup is free to join you. See Details
Pomodoro 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! See Details
True North Tavern Located in North Park's "Restaurant Row," True North is a local favorite and it's dog friendly! See Details
Zanzibar Cafe 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. See Details
Mr. Peabody's Burgers & Ale Mr. Peabody's Burgers & Ale serves up tasty beers and juicy burgers in a relaxed setting where dogs are welcome. See Details