Dog Friendly Restaurants in San Marcos, CA

There are 33 pet friendly restaurants in San Marcos 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 Marcos. Bone appetit!

Pet Friendly Tap In Tavern
Tap In Tavern Modern tavern inside the clubhouse of the remodeled St. Mark Executive golf course. Dog friendly on the beautiful outdoor patio. Late night happy hour from 6-9 pm. Drop by for pizza, sandwiches, and refreshing craft beer. See Details
Churchill's Pub & Grille English American craft beer pub serves sandwiches, burgers, and fish and chips. Patio seating is dog friendly. See Details
The Grill at St Mark Golf course restaurant where dogs are welcome on the patio for lunch and dinner. Menu includes po'boy sliders, BBQ duck wings, Angus meatloaf burgers, chicken carbonara, and grilled Atlantic salmon. See Details
Players Sports Bar Players serves tasty pub fare like nachos, chicken tenders, pulled pork sandwiches, and BBQ chicken pizza. There are two dog-friendly patios to relax with Fido. See Details
Ra Ka De Ka Fresh Thai Kitchen Ra Ka De Ka serves a tasty selection of fresh Thai cuisine. Patio seating is dog friendly. See Details
Debbie's Restaurant and Pie Shoppe Family restaurant, outside dining for dogs and people. Home style food, homemade pies, friendly staff. 17 years at this location. Come by with your doggies and we have a special treat for them. See Details
Old California Coffee House & Eatery Old California serves coffee, tea, hot and iced drinks, soups, salads, sandwiches, and wraps. Pets welcome on outdoor patio. See Details
Pei Wei Asian Diner Healthy Pan-Asian noodle & rice dishes and more. Dogs are welcome on our outdoor seating. See Details
Hooters Hooters, located in San Marcos, is a well-known bar and eatery that offers up an array of tasty pub grub served by the famed Hooters Girls. Choose from menu options including appetizers, wings, salads, sandwiches, tacos, burgers, seafood, and more. Fido is welcome to join you at one of their pet-friendly outdoor tables while you enjoy your meal. Start off with a cold beer and an order of the Tex Mex Nachos - fresh chips topped with cheese, chili, guacamole, lettuce, pico de gallo, jalapenos, sour cream, and zesty chipotle sauce. Next, chow down on the Baja Fish Tacos with grilled or crispy fish, pico de gallo, fresh cabbage, and special sauce. Or go for the Texas Cheesesteak Sandwich with steak, sauteed onions, green peppers, mushrooms, provolone cheese, queso, Daytona Beach sauce, pico de gallo, and sliced jalapenos! See Details
Better Buzz Coffee San Marcos Claiming to 'take the sting out of your morning,' Better Buzz Coffee is a dog-friendly shop serving fresh organic, fair trade, and dark roast blends to San Marcos locals and tourists alike. The coffee shop offers four outdoor tables to dog owners wanting to sip on a cup of joe alongside Fido. Better Buzz's menu includes hot and iced handcrafted drinks, espressos, ice blended drinks, cold brews, smoothies, grilled sandwiches, toast, acai bowls, and baked goods such as muffins, loaves, cookies, bagels, french pastries, scones, and more. 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
Sombrero Mexican Food Serving "San Diego-style" Mexican fare, Sombrero Mexican Food is a dog-friendly restaurant using quality ingredients and homestyle recipes. Sombrero offers five outdoor tables to diners with Fido in tow. The Mexican restaurant's menu includes breakfast items, combination meals, burritos, tacos, tortas, tostadas, bowls, salads, healthy dishes, and more. Frequent visitors recommend ordering a plate of rolled tacos. Sombrero Mexican Food is open Sunday through Thursday from 7am to 10pm and Friday and Saturday from 7am to 11pm. See Details
Buffalo Wild Wings Branding itself as a fun, edgy, high-energy and easygoing restaurant, Buffalo Wild Wings is a dog-friendly sports-focused place to enjoy a meal in San Marcos. Buffalo Wild Wings offers outdoor tables to dog owners wanting to dig into a plate of Spinach Artichoke Flatbread alongside their canine companion. The restaurant's menu is made up of wings, shareables, burgers, tenders, mac and cheese, salads, wraps, sandwiches, and more. Diners with room for dessert can indulge in Cheesecake Bites, Dessert Nachos, Loaded Ice Cream or Chocolate Fudge Cake. See Details
O's American Kitchen O's American Kitchen on S Las Posas Road has fifteen pet-friendly outdoor tables, so you are welcome to bring your dog along. The globally influenced O's American Kitchen is known for their fresh-baked breadsticks with Bolognese, Marinara, Pizza, Alfredo, or Tomato Cream dipping sauces. They are making hand-crafted pizzas, like Cilantro Shrimp and Italian Meatball, and artisan sandwiches including the Catalina Club Sandwich and Tuscan Ciabatta Melt. If you are bringing the whole fam along, O's American Kitchen offers meal deals for six which includes salad and breadsticks. If you have a sweet tooth, O's American Kitchen has a signature American Cookie topped with vanilla ice cream, and a Ghirardelli Brownie Sundae. See Details
Sammy's Woodfired Pizza & Grill Sammy's Woodfired Pizza & Grill, located in San Marcos, is a casual pizzeria that serves up a variety of tasty eats. Choose from menu options including tapas, soups, salads, pizzas, burgers, wraps, tacos, and more. Fido is welcome to join you at one of their twenty pet-friendly outdoor tables while you enjoy your meal. Start off with an order of the Pork Dumplings with cilantro, green onions, tomatoes, and ponzu chili dipping sauce. Next, chow down on the Organic Arugula and Pear Pizza topped with prosciutto, gorgonzola, organic arugula salad, and balsamic-basil dressing. Or go for the Five Cheese Pie topped with smoked gouda, raclette, romano, mozzarella, and gorgonzola. If pizza isn't your style, try the Grilled Hawaiian Mahi Tacos - your choice of flour or corn tortillas filled with grilled Mahi, tomato-avocado salsa, Napa cabbage, and chipotle sauce. See Details
Two Brothers From Italy Two Brothers from Italy is a dog-friendly Italian restaurant serving a variety of dishes to locals and tourists alike. Visitors to Two Brothers looking to enjoy a slice alongside their canine can do so at one of its two outdoor tables. Two Brothers' menu includes pizzas, subs, calzones, pasta, salads, sides and more. Diners with room for dessert can order a slice of Cheesecake, a Cannoli, or a Tiramisu. This location of Two Brothers from Italy is open Sunday through Thursday from 11am to 9pm and Friday and Saturday from 11am to 10pm. See Details
ara lebanese grill Ara Lebanese Grill is a dog-friendly spot to enjoy "true Lebanese flavors and classic dishes." Visitors to Ara looking to dig into a plate of falafel can do so alongside their canine at one of the Grill's two outdoor tables. Ara's menu includes cold and hot appetizers, salads, soups, plates of beef, chicken, and lamb, traditional sides, and more. Ara Lebanese Grill offers Baklava as a dessert dish for diners with a sweet tooth. The Grill is open Sunday from 10am to 5pm, Monday through Thursday from 10am to 9pm and Friday and Saturday from 10am to 10pm. See Details
Sammy's Woodfired Pizza & Grill Sammy's Woodfired Pizza & Grill is a casual pizzeria that serves up a variety of tasty eats. Choose from menu options including tapas, soups, salads, pizzas, burgers, wraps, tacos, and more. 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 Pork Dumplings with cilantro, green onions, tomatoes, and ponzu chili dipping sauce. Next, chow down on the Organic Arugula and Pear Pizza topped with prosciutto, gorgonzola, organic arugula salad, and balsamic-basil dressing. Or go for the Five Cheese Pie topped with smoked gouda, raclette, romano, mozzarella, and gorgonzola. If pizza isn't your style, try the Grilled Hawaiian Mahi Tacos - your choice of flour or corn tortillas filled with grilled Mahi, tomato-avocado salsa, Napa cabbage, and chipotle sauce. See Details
San Elijo Vine & Tap San Elijo Vine & Tap, located in San Marcos, CA, is a casual gastropub that serves up a variety of delicious drinks and tasty fare. Fido is welcome to join you at one of their pet-friendly outdoor tables while you enjoy your meal. San Elijo Vine & Tap is open Monday from 4pm to 9pm, Tuesday from 4pm to 10pm, Wednesday from 3pm to 10pm, Thursday from 1pm to 10pm, Friday from 12pm to 10:30pm, Saturday from 3pm to 10pm, and Sunday from 10am to 9pm. See Details
Taco Bar Taco Bar is a dog-friendly Mexican restaurant with a self-proclaimed "unique atmosphere." Taco Bar offers two outdoor tables to taco-loving guests with Fido tagging along. The restaurant's menu includes tacos, tortas, plates, tostadas, burritos, quesadillas, mulitas, soups, and more. Frequent visitors recommend ordering the grilled fish tacos and a domestic or imported beer to wash it all down. This location of Taco Bar is open Sunday through Wednesday from 7am to 10pm and Thursday through Saturday from 7am to 11pm. See Details
Friends Yogurt Friends Yogurt is a pet-friendly frozen sweet shop serving both San Marcos locals and tourists alike. Dog owners with a sweet tooth can head to one of Friends' three outdoor tables to enjoy their treat alongside their canine. Friends' menu includes sandwiches, paninis, salads, wraps, soups, and smoothies, along with its frozen yogurt. It's yogurt flavors include Sea Salt Caramel Pretzel, Ooey Gooey Cinnamon Bun, Candy Bar Smash, Dreamy Dark Chocolate, Birthday Cake, Cherry Amaretto, Lemon Ice Box Pie, as well as sorbets such as Blue Daiquiri Ice Sorbet, and Greek Frozen Yogurts. Friends is open seven days a week from 11am to 8pm. See Details
Noodles & Company Noodles & Company on Grand Avenue has three pet-friendly tables where you are welcome to dine with your dog. Noodles & Company has noodle and pasta dishes with an international flare. You can get Asian dishes like Japanese Pan Noodles, Italian bowls including Spaghetti and Meatballs, and comfort food meals like Wisconsin Mac and Cheese. Most of the entrees can be made gluten-free. Salads, soups, and shareable items including Korean BBQ Meatballs, Potstickers, and Cheesy Garlic Bread. Check out the rotating specials and you might find Buffalo Mac and Cheese and Pasta Fresca. Bringing the kids with your too? No problem. Noodles & Company has kids meals. Please note that table service isn't available, so your dog will have 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 Marcos with a craving for a customizable burrito bowl can dig in alongside Fido at one of Chipotle's thirteen 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
L&L Hawaiian Barbecue L&L Hawaiian Barbecue started out as a chain of drive-in restaurants throughout the Hawaiian islands. Since then, they have spread their wings and flown to the mainland, bringing their signature Asian and American fusion with them. At L&L Hawaiian Barbecue on S Las Posas Road, you'll find two pet-friendly tables outside, so Fido can join you for local favorites like barbecue chicken: grilled boneless chicken marinated in tangy, Hawaii-inspired barbecue sauce; their Seafood combo, flavorful fried shrimp and fish fillet with your choice of beef, chicken, or short ribs; or a healthy garlic shrimp, shell-on shrimp fried with a savory butter and garlic sauce. 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