Dog Friendly Restaurants in Silver Spring, MD

There are 200 restaurants in Silver Spring, MD 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!

Mrs. K's Restaurant & Barrel Bar

This longstanding Silver Spring fine dining destination boasts a massive wine cellar and romantic gardens. Pets welcome at outdoor tables.

Olazzo

Ignore the fake fireplace and enjoy the big portions of delicious, wallet-friendly Italian fare. Pets welcome at outdoor tables.

Denizens

A variety of craft beer, plus a food menu that includes wings, pulled pork tacos, smoked beef brisket sandwiches, and baby back ribs. The 200-seat outdoor beer garden welcomes dogs.

Lebanese Taverna

This local mini-chain is known for its wallet-friendly Middle Eastern fare and family-friendly setting. Dogs are welcome at outdoor tables.

California Tortilla

This regional chain quickly serves up massive gourmet burritos for wallet-friendly prices. Pets welcome at outdoor tables.

Pacci's

Brick oven Neapolitan-style pizza. Outdoor seating allows dogs.

El Golfo

Delicious fusion of Mexican and Latin American cuisine, including burritos, enchiladas, stuffed chicken breast, and pan fried Rock fish. Dogs are welcome at outdoor tables.

All Set Restaurant and Bar

All Set prepares classic American comfort seafood influenced by the traditions of coastal New England. Menu includes a raw bar, mussels, clam chowder, shrimp po'boys, crab cakes, lobster rolls, crispy salmon, and fish and chips. Patio seating welcomes dogs.

Cafe Ole Mediterranean Bistro

Cafe Ole specializes in delicious Mediterranean dishes, featuring over 30 tapas and 25 wines by the glass. Popular menu options include lentil soup, Moroccan BBQ salad, grilled kabobs, tagine of lamb, eggplant stew, and dolma. Dogs are welcome on the spacious, heated outdoor patio. Open at 11am daily.

Scion Restaurant

Scion Restaurant is a neighborhood restaurant offering contemporary American cuisine, local craft beer, and dog-friendly outdoor seating in a warm and welcoming atmosphere. Enjoy filling options like bacon wrapped shrimp, wasabi Caesar salad, lobster reubens, steak frites, duck ravioli, and Maple Cider pork chops. Opens at 11:30am during the week and 10am on weekends.

Bastille

This little Old Town bistro remains mostly undiscovered. Stop by for excellent French fare in a romantic setting. Pets welcome outdoors.

Art & Soul

Art & Soul features an inventive, mid-range Southern-inspired menu and modern cocktail lounge with dog-friendly patio seating. A varied array of delicious options includes bacon cheddar cornbread, braised short rib empanadas, seared diver scallops, duck leg confit, and fried Amish chicken. Opens at 11am Monday thru Friday, 9am on weekends.

Chef Geoff's

Chef Geoff's is known for its reliable, classic American cuisine, fabulous Sunday jazz brunches, and a spacious outdoor dining section that welcomes dogs. Menu features honey-sriracha wings, crispy calamari, Hawaiian pizza, jumbo lump crabcake sandwiches, wild mushroom ravioli, and Italian sausage penne, plus and extensive selection of craft cocktails and global wines. Opens at 11:30am Monday thru Saturday, 10:30am on Sunday.

Le Refuge Restaurant

Le Refuge Restaurant is Old Town's oldest French restaurant, offering classics like Fresh Dove Sole and Frog Legs. And dogs are welcome!

Union Pub

Union Pub is a dog-friendly bar serving beer and a classic menu of food. Pets are welcome to join you on the weekend.

Chadwicks

Boasting scenic views of the Potomac River, Chadwicks in Alexandria offers classic American surf and turf dishes in a warm, inviting atmosphere that welcomes dogs on the outdoor patio. Choose from savory options like creamy clam chowder, firecracker shrimp, Black Angus burgers, crab cake sandwiches, steak frites, BBQ ribs, and buttermilk fried chicken. Wash it all down with one of 50 foreign, domestic, and craft beers on tap or bottled. Front sidewalk tables are dog friendly. Opens at 11:30am during the week and 10am on weekends.

The Wonderland Ballroom

The Wonderland Ballroom is a neighborhood bar with tasty food and refreshing beer, a kickin' juke box, and a dog-friendly patio. Favorite menu options include quesadillas, jumbo wings, homemade chili, spicy sweet potato burritos, black and blue burgers, and southern fried chicken sandwiches. Call ahead for hours.

Joe Theismann's Restaurant

Whether meeting friends for dinner or gathering to watch the big game, Joe Theismann's Restaurant offers the perfect dining experience in a casual atmosphere where dogs are welcome at outdoor tables. The seasonal menu features chef's favorites such as lobster roll sliders, BBQ shrimp, Maryland style crab cake sandwiches, almond crusted halibut, signature pork chops, and eggplant parmesan. Opens daily at 11am.

Capital City Brewery

Capitol City Brewing Company, Washington DC's # 1 restaurant and brewpub, is located in the heart of Shirlington. Whether you are meeting on a business lunch, or a tourist sightseeing, or relaxing at one of DC's best Happy hour spots, Our award winning kid friendly, family brew pub restaurant will fit the bill. Buffalo wings, succulent marinated steaks, wonderful seafood creations, hand tossed salads, pasta creations to name a few.

Whitlow's on Wilson Bar & Grill

Whitlow's is a dog-friendly neighborhood bar serving traditional pub fare such as nachos, wings, Buffalo chicken salad, pulled pork sandwiches, smokehouse burgers, fried chicken, ribeye steak, and grilled salmon. Open 11am to 2am Monday thru Friday and 9am to 2am on weekends.

Logan Tavern

Fill up on delicious American comfort grub at this well-loved Logan Circle favorite where dogs are welcome at outdoor tables. Tasty menu options include ginger calamari, baked meatballs, PEI mussels, chipotle fried chicken, shrimp po'boys, bison burgers, and Cajun rubbed salmon. Opens at 11:30am during the week, 10:30am on weekends.

Misha's

Misha's is a local spot offering a great variety of drinks and plenty of seating for you and Fido.

Rosemary's Thyme Bistro

Rosemary's Thyme Bistro has heated outdoor sidewalk seating great for people watching and it's dog friendly. The brunch is delicious.

Second Chance Saloon

Dog-friendly neighborhood bar/restaurant with two outdoor patios (one is gated) for you and your furry friend. Homemade pub grub, burgers, entrees, and more.

Jacob's Coffee & Cafe

Jacob's Coffee & Cafe serves a variety of drinks and eats and offers a pet-friendly outdoor seating area.

Cafe Dupont

The brasserie-style Café Dupont offers dog-friendly outdoor seating and a hint of Parisian influence in its menu and decor, located smack dab in the vibrant Dupont Circle neighborhood. Menu features Maine scallops, crispy pig cheeks, wild Alaskan halibut, New Zealand lamb shank, and prime tenderloin. Opens at 6:30am during the week and 7am for weekend brunch.

Clare and Don's Beach Shack

Clare and Don's Beach Shack offers seafood and sandwiches in a casual setting with seating for dogs.

Rhodeside Grill

The dog-friendly Rhodeside Grill features a cozy neighborhood atmosphere and an eclectic American menu. Try delicious offerings such as smoked wings, shrimp and grits, Diablo chicken salad, taco burgers, pan seared salmon, and angry penne pasta, plus 12 beers on tap and a wide selection of bottled and canned brews. Dogs are welcome at outdoor umbrella tables during the summer. Opens at 11am during the week, 10:30am on Saturday, and 10am on Sunday.

Mon Ami Gabi

The Bethesda incarnation of this national chain serves up reliable, wallet-friendly French bistro fare. Pets welcome on outdoor patio.

Cantina Marina

Cantina Marina offers a variety of casual dishes such as fish tacos, super nachos, chicken sandwiches, and Jambalaya pasta, befitting the beach atmosphere. Outdoor dining is dog friendly.

Old Angler's Inn

Nosh on fine New American fare in the gorgeous ambiance of this well-known Potomac staple. Pets are welcome on both the front outdoor patio and back beer garden patio.

Cassatt's Cafe

This cozy cafe specializes in New Zealand cuisine and offers outdoor tables that welcome dogs. Menu features chicken quesadillas, lamb wraps, Kiwi burgers, sauteed shrimp, pork chops, and meatloaf, and ice cream sundaes and carrot cake for dessert. Opens at 8am Monday thru Friday, 9am on weekends.

Redwood Restaurant & Bar

A contemporary and inviting eatery that serves creative American fare in a beautifully rustic setting of reclaimed redwood and stone with dog-friendly outdoor tables. An eclectic menu features lamb sliders, vegan spring rolls, shrimp tacos, pan seared salmon, wood-grilled ribeye steak, rosemary duck leg confit, and pumpkin gnocchi. Opens at 11:30am Monday thru Saturday and 10:30am on Sunday.

Vaso's Kitchen

Enjoy authentic, delicious Greek favorites. Pets welcome at outdoor tables.

Touche Touchet Bakery and Pastry Shoppe

Touche Touchet Bakery and Pastry Shoppe offers sweet treats for humans and dog treats and water bowls for their puppy patrons in a quiet neighborhood setting with a dog-friendly outdoor seating area. Choose from fresh-baked cakes, cupcakes, cookies, and tarts in an abundance of flavors. Open 7am to 6pm Monday thru Friday, 8am to 4pm on Saturday, and 9am to 3pm on Sunday.

Virtue Feed and Grain

Nice restaurant close to waterfront in Old Town Alexandria.

The Dairy Godmother

The Dairy Godmother sells worthwhile ice creams and frozen custards. While you are there, make sure to pick up a puppy pop for your dog(s).

Woody's Ice Cream

At Woody's Ice Cream, the loudspeakers play oldies, giving a retro vibe. Outdoor tables are dog friendly; they'll even give your dog a free dish of ice cream.

Mai Thai

At Mai Thai, enjoy excellent renditions of Thai favorites in a modern setting with a scenic harbor views and dog-friendly outdoor seating. Favorite menu options include tom yum soup, roasted duck salad, steamed dumplings, pad Thai, basil fried rice, beef broccoli, green curry, and panang soft shell crab. Open daily at 11:30am.

Lost Dog Cafe Dunn Loring

The Original Lost Dog Café has rescued, sponsored and placed hundreds of abandoned and unwanted animals over the past 13 years.

Carlyle Grand Cafe

This popular Arlington bistro serves classic American cuisine with a southern spin in a casual spot with dog-friendly outdoor tables. Menu features Tex-Mex eggrolls, lobster bisque, sesame crusted tuna salad, bacon cheeseburgers, jambalaya, slow roasted beef short ribs, and grilled filet mignon. Opens Monday thru Friday at 11:30am.

The Tomato Palace

Traditional Italian pizza and pasta is on the menu at the Tomato Palace. Bring Fido for lunch or dinner while looking out over Lake Kittamaqundi.

Duesenberg's American Cafe and Grill

This cute cafe located in the heart of Historic Catonsville Village offers creative menu offerings and outdoor seating that welcomes dogs. Choose from tasty options such as omelettes, Benedicts, waffles, pancakes, salads, specialty burgers, and a variety of hot and cold sandwiches. Open Monday thru Saturday 6am to 3pm; closed Sundays.

Buzz Bakery & Coffee

Buzz Bakery & Coffee will get you buzzing with their strong coffee, sweet pastries, and dog-friendly patio. Dog treats will be served, too!

White Oak Tavern

Farm-to-table brewpub with up to 30 brews on tap. Barbecue, high-end burgers and sandwiches are your typical fare. Free pint glasses, handmade pizzas on Tuesdays. Picnic tables, fenced area for dogs.

Pub Dog Pizza and Drafthouse

Good house-brewed beer and freshly-made pizza. Dogs are allowed on the patio.

Lost Dog Cafe

The Original Lost Dog Café has rescued, sponsored, and placed hundreds of abandoned and unwanted animals over the past 13 years. This popular eatery offers salads, a huge selection of hot and cold sandwiches, gourmet pizza, pasta, and milkshakes. Outdoor seating is dog friendly, weather permitting.

Good Stuff Eatery

Find gourmet burgers and top-notch comfort food in a casual, counter-service setting at this lunch spot. Pets welcome at outdoor tables.

Martin's Tavern

Martin's Tavern offers an authentic atmosphere with virtually the same menu since it's inception in 1933. Menu includes New England clam chowder, BBQ shrimp, fried oysters, slow roasted pot roast, pan seared scallops, and filet mignon. Dogs are welcome at outdoor tables on a first-come, first-served basis.

Zoo Bar Cafe

Zoo Bar Cafe in Washington DC has live music on some nights and is dog friendly too.

Great Harvest Bread

The dog-friendly Great Harvest Bread bakes whole grain breads that are the spring boards for their tasty sandwiches. Choose from a variety of breads, homemade soups, hot and cold deli sandwiches, and muffins, cookies, and cupcakes for dessert. Opens at 6:30am Monday thru Friday, 7am on Saturday, and is closed Sunday.

Chili's

Southwestern style food with an outside patio that welcomes dogs.

Ugly Mug

The grub at this Capitol Hill hangout is a step above the norm, as is the extensive draft beer selection. Pets welcome at outdoor tables.

Black Market Bistro

Enjoy creative comfort food while watching trains at this bistro set in a restored Victorian post office with dog-friendly outdoor tables. Menu includes Thai-style PEI mussels, cornmeal crusted oysters, margherita pizza, hardwood grilled pork chops, pan seared mountain trout, roasted organic free range chicken, and chocolate cream pie for dessert. Opens at 11am daily.

Rocklands Barbeque

Rocklands has been serving finger-licking good barbecue to the Arlington area since 2007, in a recognizable location known for its famous mural and dog-friendly outdoor patio that hosts Thursday evening Yappy Hours during the summer. Dig into mouthwatering beef brisket, baby back ribs, chopped pork, pulled chicken, and grilled Italian sausage. Opens at 11am seven days a week.

The Liberty Tavern

The creative menu runs the gamut at this busy downtown lunch spot where dogs are welcome at outdoor tables. Choose from tasty fare such as crispy lamb ribs, charred baby octopus, rigatoni and meatballs, white wood oven pizza, bone-in pork chops, and wine-braised beef shortribs. Opens at 11:30am Monday thru Friday, 9pm on weekends. Front sidewalk tables are dog friendly.

Commissary

This laid-back neighborhood cafe lends itself well to everything from a cold afternoon beer to a tasty breakfast bite. Delicious menu options include chicken nachos, thin crust pizza, grilled salmon, steak frites, coconut curry stir fry, patty melts, and fish tacos. Dogs are welcome at outdoor tables during the summer. Opens daily at 8am.

Johnny's Bistro on Main

A pizza, panini, and salad restaurant with dog-friendly sidewalk seating. Good beer and wine selection, excellent sangria.

Tonic at Quigley's Pharmacy

With a casual atmosphere and dog-friendly patio, this Foggy Bottom eatery is a great spot for a burger and a cold beer. Enjoy American comfort food just like mom used to make, including Buffalo chicken tots, lemony shrimp, Angus Beef burgers, baby crab cakes, fish tacos, fiesta taco salad, mac and cheese, and pizza. Opens at 11am during the week and 10am on weekends.

II Raddiccio

II Raddiccio specializes in pizzas and pastas. Outdoor seating is available for you and your pooch, weather permitting.

Mexicali Blues Inc

Mexicali Blues Inc dishes out hearty Mexican fare to Clarendon locals. Dogs are welcome at outdoor tables.

Choices By Shawn

An American restaurant that highlights the history of Fairfax. Dogs are welcome to sit with their owners on the beautiful wrap-around porch. The restaurant's menu offers several vegetarian, dairy free, vegan and gluten-free options. Gluten-free fried chicken...YES PLEASE!!! The restaurant also has a wine bar with an expansive list that includes some local Virginia wineries.

Mykonos Grill

Enjoy well-prepared, hearty Greek fare in a charming, traditional taverna atmosphere at Mykonos. Pets welcome at outdoor tables.

Union Jacks

Just opened up!!!! HUGE patio on the right side is the outdoor bar with ample seating for you and your furry four legged kids. On the left side is the outdoor dining area great for the whole family! Great working crew excellent service and wonderful food!!! All breeds welcome. Took my extra large dog for patio seating and it was packed! Still made accomodations for me and him!

Thai Farm

With attentive service, reasonable prices, and a tasty, simple menu, Thai Farm is a consistently safe dining destination with outdoor tables that welcome dogs. Menu favorites include panang curry, spring rolls, chicken satay, tofu soup, roasted duck curry, and ginger salmon. Opens at 11am Monday thru Saturday and 4pm on Sunday.

Sushi Yoshi

Sushi Yoshi offers satisfying sushi dishes and allows pets to dine with the owners at outside tables.

Montmartre

Montmarte serves tasty French bistro classics with a wallet-friendly wine list in a cozy, warm setting. Pets welcome at outdoor tables.

Bernie's Delicatessen

Stop by this family-run New York style deli for fresh bagels, Greek salad, beer can chicken, design-your-own hot and cold sandwiches, specialty sandwiches, baked ziti, and a soup/chili bar. Dogs welcome at outdoor tables.

Great Sage

Great Sage has innovative vegan and vegetarian options that satisfy the health-conscious eater. They welcome pets at their outdoor tables.

Marcel's

Fans rave that the seven-course tasting menu of sublime Flemish-French fare at Marcel's is worth every penny. Pets welcome outdoors.

Praline Bistro

Located above the Praline Bakery, Praline Bistro offers a diverse menu of delectable desserts and tasty bistro fare in a sophisticated atmosphere with dog-friendly outdoor seating. Favorite menu choices include escargots, seafood salad, quiche Lorraine, hanger steak, lamb stew, croque monsieur, pan-seared red snapper, and an array of sweet and savory crepes. Bistro opens at 11am during the week and 10am on weekends.

Room 11

Pair yummy cheeses, salads, paninis or small plates at Room 11 with glasses of their eclectic, great-value wines. Dogs are welcome outdoors.

Sine' Irish Pub & Restaurant on Pentagon Row

Irish pub serves soup, salads, sandwiches, and traditional entrees like fish and chips, bangers and mash, and Guinness BBQ ribeye. Outdoor seating welcomes dogs.

Courtside Thai

Extensive menu of traditional Thai dishes. Umbrella patio tables are dog friendly.

Dogwood Tavern

Jambalaya, crab cakes, and pecan crusted trout are just some of the delicious entrees available. Front patio seating welcomes dogs.

Rita's Water Ice

Rita's Water Ice serves up tasty homemade Italian Ice from a walk-up window, with picnic tables outside to eat with your pup.

Taqueria Poblano

Taqueria Poblano serves traditional homemade Mexican food and has patio seating where dogs are welcome.

St Elmo's Coffee Pub

St Elmo's Coffee Pub is a quaint coffee shop where you and your pup can go for friendly service and delicious drinks.

Banana Cafe & Piano Bar

Banana Cafe & Piano Bar serves up tasty drinks in a fun atmosphere with pet-friendly seating available.

Faccia Luna Trattoria

Bulk up on the fresh brick-oven pies and wallet-friendly entrees at this busy Italian hot spot. Dogs are welcome at outdoor tables.

La Caraquea

Nibble on authentic, flavorful Venezuelan, Bolivian, and Chilean specialties at this cheerful Falls Church eatery. Dogs welcome at outdoor tables.

Blackfinn Ameripub

Blackfinn Ameripub™ is a whole new generation of the classic American pub, a lively restaurant and bar that offers the craveable American food our guests want to eat. It’s served by great people in a high-energy atmosphere, alongside the best crafts and cocktails in town. And it won’t break the bank. Blackfinn offers many ways to experience lunch, dinner, happy hour, game day, private gatherings and late night. Our menu features all of your favorite American fare entrees and at an everyday price. We’ll be a great spot for lunch with 22 Items under $10 and offer something for everyone: Starters, Salads, Flatbreads, Pastas, Burgers, Tacos, Steaks! Our menu is designed for guest choice: Gluten Free Items, Vegetarian Option, Lighter Fare & Steak Your Way! Our dog-friendly patio is always welcoming and a large refreshing bowl of water awaits our furry friends!

T.H.A.I. in Shirlington

Thai cuisine. Find simple, lovingly prepared food at this quick yet casual Shirlington Thai. The big bowl lunches are great value. Pets welcome outdoors.

RedRocks

This hip Columbia Heights pizzeria serves fresh brick-oven Neapolitan pies and tasty microbrews in a converted row house. Dogs are welcome on the outdoor patio.

Dolce Veloce

Dolce Veloce serves authentic Italian cuisine befitting the old world cafes of Sardinia and Venice. Dogs are welcome at outdoor tables.

Paisanos

Subs, burgers, pizza, baked ziti, and jumbo ravioli. Dogs allowed in the outside seating area.

Loggia Lounge at The Fairmont Georgetown

Wine and cheese, beer and burgers, cocktails and crab cakes. Loggia has food and drink for all tastes. Dogs are welcome at outdoor tales.

Agrodolce

Agrodolce has delicious wood-oven pizzas and unbeatable pasta. Fido is welcome at outdoor seating.

Cosmopolitan Grill

Schnitzel-cravers will find what they're looking for at this cozy, friendly Eastern European eatery. Pets welcome at outdoor tables.

Lia's

Lia's serves New American cuisine with an Italian twist in a modern yet cozy setting with dog-friendly outdoor seating. Choose from delicious options such as Tuscan crab cakes, short rib tortellini, pan-seared jumbo sea scallops, maple brined chicken, pizza, and lamb burgers. Opens at 11:30am Monday thru Saturday, 10:30am on Sunday.

Sidamo Coffee and Tea

Sidamo Coffee and Tea is a local favorite with a wonderful patio where you and your pup can sit together and surf the free Wi-Fi.

Cafe Saint-Ex

Enjoy excellent Eclectic cuisine in a laid-back, charming setting at this Logan Circle hotspot. Pets welcome at the popular patio tables.

Acadiana

Southern-flavored Acadiana serves up gumbo, crab, and grits to grateful transplants. Pets welcome outdoors on Sundays, and get dog chips!

Hanaro Restaurant

Hanaro serves creative sushi as well as Asian fusion delights served in an eclectic, modern space with Asian motifs and dog-friendly outdoor seating. Enjoy tasty options such as gyoza, chicken skewers, miso soup, ahi tuna tataki, fried rice, and katsu. Opens at 11:30am Monday thru Saturday and 3:30pm on Sunday.

Duangrat's

Duangrat's mouthwatering authentic Thai cuisine leads to long waits at this popular Falls Church spot that welcomes dogs at outdoor tables during the summer. Choose from tasty options like crispy spring rolls, shrimp and crab wontons, Bangkok calamari, larb tofu, garlic sea bass, chili pepper beef, drunken noodles, and green curry chicken. Open seven days a week 11am to 10pm.

Port City Java

Port City Java will bring water for Fido at their outdoor tables.

Peacock Cafe

Established in 1991, Peacock Cafe is a tradition in Georgetown life. It is one of the friendliest restaurants and bars to enjoy an eclectic menu that offers something for everyone. Around the clock, lunch to dinner into the night, Peacock Cafe attracts followers. There is outdoor sidewalk seating during seasonal weather. Inside, the cosmopolitan interior offer view of a charming courtyard. We are proud to have Chef Maziar Farivar featured at the prestigious James Beard Foundation Dinner in NYC in 2010 and 2012, and just recently Chef Maziar has been selected amongst the group of 60 chefs across the U.S. to the "Diplomatic Culinary Partnership Initiative" ,Setting the Table for Diplomacy, thru the Department of State. Peacock Cafe has a wonderful outdoor area and on the weekends it's the neighborhood place to go with your dog.

Fontina Grille

Fontina Grille serves up tasty, no-nonsense Italian classics at great prices. Dogs are welcome at outdoor tables in summer.

Volterra

Open for five years and run by Chef Michele Magni who has over thirty years cooking experience, Volterra brings you some of the finest Italian food you will find in Pattaya. All food is freshly prepared and served to you with a distinct Tuscany flavor. There is also a fantastic range of Italian Tuscany Wines.

Panera Bread

The dog-friendly Panera Bread's eclectic deli/bakery menu includes soups, salads, hot and cold sandwiches, and pastries and cookies for dessert. Great place for a light lunch or dinner. Outdoor seating area welcomes dogs.

Broad Branch Market

Broad Branch Market is pet friendly! It is a corner store, neighborhood grocer with coffee shop, ice cream & candy, deli, butcher, fresh fish, hot & cold ready to eat foods, pet and baby needs, beer & wine. Dogs love the market...free dog biscuits at check outs. Outdoor seating only.

Spice Xing

Enjoy the subtly-spiced Indian fare, from small plates to curries, in this tastefully appointed eatery. Pets welcome at outdoor tables.

Mamma Lucia

Families love this local chain for its affordable and delicious pizza, pasta, and other Italian favorites. Dogs welcome at outdoor tables.

Kazan

Kazan offers McLean a taste of Turkey, from lamb and swordfish kebobs to sweet, syrupy baklava. Dogs are welcome at outdoor seating during summer, but tables must be reserved in advance.

Domku Bar & Cafe

Domku Bar & Cafe specializes in Polish and Scandinavian cuisine with dog-friendly seating outside.

Sea Pearl

Sea Pearl serves fresh, creative, Californian fare in a contemporary sea-inspired setting where dogs are welcome in the outdoor seating area. The seafood-centric menu features a raw bar, sushi rolls, spicy tuna tartar, crab Louie, lobster mac and cheese, pan seared sea scallops, and filet mignon. Opens at 11am Monday thru Saturday and 10am on Sunday.

Bruster's Real Ice Cream

Treat yourself AND your pup to a sundae at Bruster's! They make a free sundae with dog bones crumbled on top for their furry customers.

Ristorante La Perla

Don't be surprised to get a visit from the owner/chef at this classy yet unpretentious West End Italian. Pets welcome at outdoor tables.

Tono Sushi

Tono Sushi serves inventive sushi and Asian cuisine in an unassuming atmosphere where dogs are welcome at outdoor tables. Sample delicious lunch and dinner options like rolls, tempura, teriyaki, katsu curry, stir fried mixed vegetables, drunken noodles, and nigiri and maki sushi. Opens at 11:30am during the week and noon on weekends.

Mamma Lucia

Families love this local chain for its affordable and delicious pizza, pasta, and other Italian favorites. Dogs welcome at outdoor tables.

California Tortilla

This regional chain quickly serves up massive gourmet burritos for wallet-friendly prices. Pets welcome at outdoor tables, and they even provide water bowls for your fido!

James Hoban's Irish Bar and Grill

James Hoban's serves soups, salads, sandwiches, and delicious entrees such as roast chicken, shepherd's pie, grilled salmon, and corned beef. Outdoor seating welcomes dogs.

Teaism

Teaism offers tasty tea and great Asian infusion food. And they have beautiful outdoor seating for you and your pup!

Ristorante Murali

Expect excellent, simple Italian cuisine at this warm and rustic Pentagon City trattoria. Pets welcome at outdoor tables.

iCi Urban Bistro

Located in the luxurious Sofitel Washington DC hotel, the gorgeous atmosphere at this downtown bistro complements the reasonably-priced upscale fare. iCi's menu features French-style cuisine such as salmon tartare, seared foie gras, and roasted moulard duck breast, plus big plate entrees like pork tenderloin, veal porterhouse, and wagyu flat iron steak. Opens at 6:30am Monday thru Friday and 7am on weekends.

Panera Bread

The dog-friendly Panera Bread's eclectic deli/bakery menu includes soups, salads, hot and cold sandwiches, and pastries and cookies for dessert. Great place for a light lunch or dinner. Outdoor seating area welcomes dogs.

Pete's New Haven Style Apizza

Though new, this Columbia Heights eatery offering cheap and tasty "New Haven" style pies is already a favorite. Dogs welcome outdoors.

Nando’s Peri Peri

Nando’s Peri-Peri is home of the Portuguese flame-grilled butterfly-cut chicken. Also serve sandwiches, pitas, wraps, and a wide selection of beer and wine.

Ireland's Four Courts

Ireland's Four Courts serves authentic Irish pub eats such as Dubliner Mac & Cheese and Chicken Innishmore. Outdoor tables welcome dogs.

Five Guys Burgers and Fries

Five Guys Burgers and Fries uses premium, fresh ground beef with tons of toppings to choose from, with pets allowed at outside tables.

Tigris Grill

This Oakton eatery specializes in Iraqi fare, including delicious charcoal grilled kebabs. Dogs welcome at outdoor tables.

Haute Dogs & Fries

A creative play on the all-American hot dog. Try the Three Piece Suit, Fenway Dog, or the Bombshell. They also serve sliders, lobster rolls, and milkshakes. Outdoor tables are dog friendly.

Red Parrot Asian Bistro

Large fenced, outdoor patio with two entrances. Mish-mash of Asian cuisine (Thai, Chinese, smattering of Japanese and Korean with sushi bar as well).

La Fourchette

Enjoy a glass of wine while you nibble on savory French classics at this Adams Morgan bistro. Pets welcome outdoors.

Chi-Cha Lounge

Enjoy a puff on the hookah or a fresh mojito with the tasty small plates at laid-back Chi-Cha Lounge. Pets welcome at outdoor tables.

Teaism

Busy and bustling Teaism serves up tasty, healthy Asian-inspired fare for a wallet-friendly price. Pets welcome at outdoor tables.

Lena's Wood Fired Pizza and Tap

Lena's serves wood-fired pizza, pasta, paninis, plus beer, wine, and cocktails. Heated outdoor patio is dog friendly.

Au Bon Pain

If your dog is okay with being tied to a table for a few minutes, you can run in and get a yummy sandwich, bowl of soup, or salad here.

Teaism

Busy and bustling Teaism serves up tasty, healthy Asian-inspired fare for a wallet-friendly price. Pets welcome at outdoor tables.

Moby Dick

Moby Dick provides quick, hot grub Middle-Eastern style, from hummus to kabobs. Dogs welcome at outdoor tables.

RT's

Fill up Big Easy-style on the cajun/creole flavors of this longstanding Alexandria favorite. Pets are welcome outside, but there is only one outdoor table.

Cork Wine Bar

This popular Logan Circle favorite is known for its marvelous pairings of great wines and tasty small plates. Dogs are welcome at outdoor tables.

Panera Bread

The dog-friendly Panera Bread's eclectic deli/bakery menu includes soups, salads, hot and cold sandwiches, and pastries and cookies for dessert. Great place for a light lunch or dinner. Outdoor seating area welcomes dogs.

Oyamel

If you're craving for authentic Mexican food, the Oyamel is the place to be. Patio seating is dog friendly.

New Deal Cafe

Authentic Lebanese cuisine food, live music six nights a week, and a dog-friendly outdoor patio.

William Jeffrey’s Tavern

Serves a variety of American style food such as Hickory grilled wings, grilled steak salad, Argentinian hangar steak, and Maryland crab cakes. Outdoor seating welcomes dogs.

Gua-Rapo

Wildly popular with the hip hookah-smoking crowd, Gua-Rapo serves up tasty tapas and fabulous cocktails. Pets welcome at outdoor tables.

Luna Grill & Diner

This busy, affordable Dupont Circle diner serves reliably tasty comfort grub with many vegetarian and vegan options. Pets welcome outdoors.

Grill from Ipanema

Specializes in Brazilian classics, including tasty fresh seafood, and a lively party atmosphere. Pets welcome at outdoor tables.

Me Jana

The fine Lebanese fare at this Courthouse gem is known for being a cut above the rest. Pets welcome at outdoor tables.

Argia's Italian Restuarant

Argia's a wide variety of freshly prepared authentic Italian cuisine in a cozy, family-oriented setting. Outdoor seating welcomes dogs.

Panera Bread

The dog-friendly Panera Bread's eclectic deli/bakery menu includes soups, salads, hot and cold sandwiches, and pastries and cookies for dessert. Great place for a light lunch or dinner. Outdoor seating area welcomes dogs.

Lebanese Taverna

This local mini-chain is known for its wallet-friendly Middle Eastern fare and family-friendly setting. Dogs are welcome at outdoor tables.

Mele Bistro

This cozy neighborhood favorite dishes up lovingly-prepared Continental cuisine and offers dog-friendly patio seating. The farm-to-table menu is focused on fresh seafood, homemade pasta, and aged North American meats. Dogs are welcome at covered front tables. Opens daily at 11am.

Taberna del Alabardero

You'll feel at home in jeans or a suit over the tasty tapas at this casual-yet-sophisticated gem. Pets welcome on outdoor patio.

California Tortilla

This regional chain quickly serves up massive gourmet burritos for wallet-friendly prices. Pets welcome at outdoor tables.

New Heights

A romantic oasis in the midst of busy Woodley Park, this gem serves up tantalizingly tasty upscale cuisine. Pets welcome at outdoor tables.

Cafe 8

Cafe 8 specializes in Mediterranean cuisine and has sidewalk seating that's perfect for you and your dog to share.

Delhi Club

Delhi's simple setting belies its fabulous Indian fare. Spice levels are sane and vegetarian options abound. Pets welcome outdoors.

Vigilante Coffee

Vigilante Coffee serves delicious coffee in a casual open space -- and they allow dogs inside. So if you want a place to hang out and have a conversation with a friend over warm tasty beverages, and you don't want to leave your furry friend behind, this is the place.

Yosaku

This friendly Japanese favorite serves up gorgeously fresh sushi and creative entrees in a casual neighborhood locale with outdoor tables that welcome dogs. Choose from an array of nigiri and maki sushi, plus other delicious offerings like signature rolls, shrimp tempura, beef teriyaki, and miso ramen. Opens at 11:30am during the week and noon on weekends.

Panera Bread

The dog-friendly Panera Bread's eclectic deli/bakery menu includes soups, salads, hot and cold sandwiches, and pastries and cookies for dessert. Great place for a light lunch or dinner. Outdoor seating area welcomes dogs.

Faccia Luna Trattoria

Bulk up on the fresh brick-oven pies and wallet-friendly entrees at this busy Italian date spot. Dogs welcome at outdoor tables.

Panera Bread

The dog-friendly Panera Bread's eclectic deli/bakery menu includes soups, salads, hot and cold sandwiches, and pastries and cookies for dessert. Great place for a light lunch or dinner. Outdoor seating area welcomes dogs.

Panera Bread

The dog-friendly Panera Bread's eclectic deli/bakery menu includes soups, salads, hot and cold sandwiches, and pastries and cookies for dessert. Great place for a light lunch or dinner. Outdoor seating area welcomes dogs.

Panera Bread

The dog-friendly Panera Bread's eclectic deli/bakery menu includes soups, salads, hot and cold sandwiches, and pastries and cookies for dessert. Great place for a light lunch or dinner. Outdoor seating area welcomes dogs.

Mandu

Mandu serves traditional Korean cuisine. Dogs are welcome on the outdoor patio, where water will be provided.

The Regent

Enjoy authentic, well-spiced Thai favorites in a soothing zen-like atmosphere at The Regent, where dogs are welcome at outdoor tables. An extensive menu includes delicious options such as fried tofu, garden herb rolls, papaya salad, cashew chicken, drunken noodle, green or red curry, and basil fried rice. Opens at 11:30am Monday thru Friday, noon on Saturday, and 5pm on Sunday.

Rice

Sophisticated Rice dishes out Thai favorites as well as creative seasonal inventions in a sleek, city setting where dogs are welcome at outdoor seating. Choose flavorful options like green curry beef, pad Thai, drunken noodles, shrimp wonton soup, chicken satay, spicy duck, and crispy red snapper filet. Opens daily at 11:30am.

Chasin' Tails

Specializes in crawfish and Cajun food. Patio seating is dog friendly.

Panera Bread

The dog-friendly Panera Bread's eclectic deli/bakery menu includes soups, salads, hot and cold sandwiches, and pastries and cookies for dessert. Great place for a light lunch or dinner. Outdoor seating area welcomes dogs.

California Tortilla

California Tortilla has dog-friendly outdoor seating. Sample the wide variety of hot sauces for free. They validate parking too.

Lyon Hall

Lyon Hall serves rainbow trout, roasted chicken, steak frites, and mussels. Outdoor seating welcomes dogs.

Lost Dog Cafe

Lost Dog Cafe's extensive menu includes salads, chili, chicken corn chowder, baked 3-cheese ziti, spinach lasagna, over 50 types of sandwiches, gourmet specialty pizza, and chunky apple pie for dessert. The back patio welcomes dogs. Lost Dog also works closely with their rescue service to find homes for stray pups.

Baja Fresh Mexican Grill

Dog friendly outdoor patio area and salsa bar for the humans to enjoy. Fresh burrito, quesadilla, taco and other Mexican offerings.

Cantina Mexicana

Dogs are permitted in the outdoor seating area. The staff is very friendly and the food is quite good.

Blackwell Hitch

Sample the oyster bar and a dinner menu that offers Maryland crab soup, salmon kale salad, fire-roasted flatbreads, braised short ribs, mahi mahi tacos, and Atlantic salmon. Front patio seating is dog friendly.

La Cote D’Or Cafe

Authentic French cuisine brings a piece of Paris to Arlington. Outdoor seating welcomes dogs.

Thai Pavilion

Thai dishes that you'll enjoy sharing with your friends and family, including drunken noodles, veggie green curry, and rad Thai. Dogs are welcome on the outside of the fenced-in outdoor seating area.

Elevation Burger

Burgers made with 100% organic grass-fed beef. Also serves veggie burgers, and fresh fries, includes veggie burgers, grilled cheese, and milkshakes. Outdoor seating welcomes dogs.

Mad Fox Brewering Company

Over a dozen local brews on tap to go along with a food menu of salads, sandwiches, and pizza. Outdoor seating welcomes dogs.

California Tortilla

This regional chain quickly serves up massive gourmet burritos for wallet-friendly prices. Pets welcome at outdoor tables.

Foxfire Grill

Specializing in American Cuisine, Foxfire Grill is known for filet mignon, Terri's chicken pasta, Nadine's meatloaf, parmesan crusted chicken, and grilled spiced shrimp. Outdoor seating is dog friendly.

Ale House Columbia

Ale House offers over 50 bottled, canned, and draft craft beers and a menu that includes Thai shrimp, Tex-Mex rolls, roasted pear salad, Buffalo chicken flatbread, angry mussels, Korean beef tacos, crab cake dinners, and steak frites. Shaded umbrella tables are dog friendly.

Bennigan's

Irish-American classics with man's best friend! Enjoy great Bennigan’s food and drink on our back porch with your pooch. Popular menu items include the Monte Cristo and Turkey O'Toole sandwiches, as well as great Irish fare like Finn's Beer-Battered Fish & Chips or Housemade Cottage Pie. Shaded from the summer heat and heated in the cooler months, you can relax on our back porch with your dog and watch our outdoor televisions or simply enjoy the fresh air.

Walker's Grill

Walker's serves chicken fricassee, short ribs, and surf and turf. Spacious covered patio is dog friendly.

Panera Bread

The dog-friendly Panera Bread's eclectic deli/bakery menu includes soups, salads, hot and cold sandwiches, and pastries and cookies for dessert. Great place for a light lunch or dinner. Outdoor seating area welcomes dogs.

DC Reynolds

Menu includes beer on tap, pork belly sandwiches, grilled tuna, and flank steak. Patio seating is dog friendly.

Old Shanghai Cafe

Tasty selection of Chinese dishes, including rice and noodles, and chicken, beef, and pork favorites. Outdoor seating is dog-friendly.

Forge Brew Works

Forge forges farmhouse ale, oatmeal stout, petite saison, and specialty brews. Well-behaved, leashed dogs are welcome on the seasonal patio, but not inside the Tasting room.

Libertine

DC's largest collection of absinthe, paired with craft cocktails and Creole inspired faire. Playing classic movies and music, we're here to help you enjoy going out again. Dogs always welcome.

Samuel Beckett’s Irish Pub

Serves authentic Irish fare such as shepherds pie, lamb shank, and Donegal chicken. Outdoor tables are dog friendly.

Saigon Saigon

Vietnamese restaurant located at Pentagon Row, serves Pho, Vermicelli, and other traditional dishes. Outdoor seating welcomes dogs.

Looney's Pub

Traditional bar and grill food such as wings, burgers, hot and cold sandwiches, and quesadillas. Outdoor patio welcomes dogs.

Santinini's

Order a New York style deli sandwich or a slice of pizza and take a seat at a dog-friendly outdoor table.

The Greene Turtle

Varied menu includes French onion soup, crab cake sliders, Buffalo chicken nachos, spicy meatball pizza, and baby back ribs. Outdoor seating area is dog friendly.

California Pizza Kitchen

Gourmet California-style pizza with delectable desserts and dog-friendly patio seating.

7 Locks Brewery

Open room brewery and tasting room offers nine signature craft selections. Rotating food trucks are on-site throughout the week. Tasting room welcomes leashed dogs on Sundays.

Clarendon Bar & Grill

Tasty menu includes salmon BLT and Carolina jambalaya. Dog-friendly seating on patio in both summer and winter. Live music held throughout the week.

Zinga! Frozen Yogurt

Zinga! offers outdoor seating for you and your pet. Bring your dog, and when you purchase a 8 oz. or larger treat, Zinga! will give you a FREE 4 oz. frozen dessert for your dog.

Rappahannock Coffee

Offers a variety of coffee, espresso, fresh bagels, and grilled panini sandwiches. Outdoor seating welcomes dogs.

House of Steep

House of Steep specializes in a variety of brewed tea and leaves. Food menu includes cookies, cakes, salads, sandwiches, and quiche. Outdoor seating welcomes dogs

World of Beer

Nice selection of year-round and seasonal craft beer. Food menu includes golden ale shrimp, chipotle BBQ chicken flatbread, and black and tan sliders. Outdoor seating welcomes dogs.

American Seafood

Order your choice of fried or grilled seafood inside before joining Fido at an outdoor table.

Asian Bistro

Menu offers spring rolls, wonton soup, bento boxes, and rice and noodle bowls. Outdoor seating is dog friendly.

Old Town Pour House

With its modern design and lively atmosphere, Old Town Pour House is an excellent choice for a Happy Hour gathering or dinner with friends. With over 90 craft brews from across the globe on tap, even the most fickle of beer lovers will find a libation to their liking. A made-from-scratch American menu includes Buffalo shrimp, crab fondue, BBQ chicken salad, duck reuben sandwiches, pork chops, and rigatoni. The spacious sidewalk outdoor seating area is dog friendly.

California Tortilla

Fresh Cali-Mex eats with dog-friendly outdoor seating.

Republic

Sample the raw bar then order soft shell crab, slow braised pork belly, and wood-grilled catfish. Outdoor seating is dog friendly.