Dog Friendly Restaurants in South Lake Tahoe, CA

There are 29 pet friendly restaurants in South Lake Tahoe that welcome dogs at their outdoor tables. Need help to decide 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 South Lake Tahoe. Bone appetit!

Pet Friendly Sprouts Cafe
Sprouts Cafe Sprouts Cafe is a pet-friendly restaurant located in South Lake Tahoe, CA that specializes in fresh, mostly organic food served in a warm, casual atmosphere. The menu features soups, salads, sandwiches, spinach bowls, tuna burritos, hummus melts, baked tofu, and real fruit smoothies. Fido is welcome to join you in the outdoor seating area. See Details
Pet Friendly McP's Taphouse
McP's Taphouse McP's Taphouse is a dog-friendly eatery in South Lake Tahoe, CA, where Fido can join you at an outdoor table. The menu features Irish eats, burgers, pizza, craft beer, wine, and specialty cocktails. See Details
Artemis Lakefront Cafe Artemis Lakefront Cafe serves authentic Greek and Mediterranean dishes in a casual and lively atmosphere with dog-friendly outside tables. Popular menu choices include dolmas, falafel, babba ghanoush, lamb or chicken gyros, souvlake, mousaka, and baklava for dessert. Dogs are welcome to join their owners on the spacious waterfront patio. Artemis Lakefront Cafe is open from 8am to 10pm seven days a week. See Details
Meyers Downtown Cafe Meyers Cafe serves a hearty breakfast in a cozy setting. Outdoor seating area welcomes dogs and water bowls are provided. See Details
Base Camp Pizza Co. Base Camp is a dog-friendly eatery in South Lake Tahoe, CA, that serves pizza, pasta, and beer. The outdoor seating area is dog friendly. Water and treats provided. See Details
MacDuff's Public House MacDuff's Public House is a dog-friendly local Irish pub in South Lake Tahoe, CA. Outdoor seating is available in the summer months when you can Bring Fido to an umbrella-shaded table on the enclosed patio. Open for lunch and dinner, menu options include seasonal soups and salads, meat and seafood dishes, tacos, pasta, burgers, kebabs and wood-fired pizza. Pair your dish of choice with a classic pint of Guinness or your favorite draft beer. See Details
Getaway Cafe The Getaway Cafe is an award-winning, dog-friendly spot to enjoy a blend of American, Italian, and Mexican cuisines in South Lake Tahoe. Diners can bring Fido and head to one of the Cafe's nine outdoor tables to enjoy a BBQ Burger piled high with roasted green chiles, bacon, cheddar and crispy onion strings, topped with home-made BBQ sauce. The Getaway Cafe's menu includes breakfast items such as Huevos Rancheros, a Chorizo Quesadilla, Banana Nut Pancakes, cereal, oatmeal, omelets, as well as soups, salads, wraps, and burgers. Frequent visitors recommend ordering the Hangover Helper, a combination of chorizo and homefries, sauteed with tomatoes, onions, and peppers, topped with melted cheddar and served with two eggs and toast. The Getaway Cafe is open seven days a week from 7am to 3pm. See Details
Burger Lounge Burger Lounge is a dog-friendly restaurant centered on 'creating a burger you can feel better about eating.' The restaurant offers 20+ outdoor tables to dog owners wanting to dig into a grass-fed burger alongside Fido. The Lounge's menu includes salads, sandwiches, gluten-free items, and handcrafted burgers with patties made of beef, cage-free turkey, chicken, quinoa veggie, and Alaskan cod. Shakes, floats, lemonades, ice tea, Batch Craft Soda, Mexican Coke, beer, and wine are available to top it all off. 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
Izzy's Burger Spa Izzy's Burger Spa is a dog-friendly burger joint located in South Lake Tahoe, CA. The menu includes charbroiled burgers and fries, hot dogs, grilled chicken, fish n' chips, salads and much more. Fido is welcome to join you on their outdoor patio dining area. See Details
Lake Tahoe AleWorX Modern and casual, the Lake Tahoe AleWorX offers 30 digital self-pouring taps, tasty wood-fired pizza, and a spacious dog-friendly outdoor patio with fire pits. Sample a refreshing lineup of brews, then dig into flavorful grub like ahi tuna salad, mahi mahi tacos, BBQ pork ribs, prime rib, a huge selection of specialty pizza, and for dessert, brownie sundaes and peach cobbler. Well-behaved dogs are welcome to join their owners in the outside seating area. Lake Tahoe AleWorX is open from 11am to 11pm daily, See Details
California Burger California Burger offers all-natural beef burgers, wings, salads, sandwiches, old fashioned shakes, 100 different whiskeys, and craft beer on tap. Outdoor seating area is dog friendly. See Details
Simple Bliss Vegan Cafe Bring Fido to this comfortable, animal friendly cafe and enjoy a cup of coffee, smoothie, or one of the wonderful organic animal free dishes. See Details
Cold Water Brewery and Grill Cold Water Brewery and Grill in South Lake Tahoe, California, welcomes Fido on the patio at a table shaded by an umbrella. The all-grain brewery serves beer that is brewed on site and comfort food that changes with the seasons. Try the veggie rice bowl with wild rice, veggies, mushrooms, edamame, tamari sweet chili sauce, cashews, and sesame seeds along with a Tahoe Cross IPA. See Details
Sonney's BBQ Shack Bar & Grill Sonney's BBQ Shack Bar & Grill is a dog-friendly restaurant in South Lake Tahoe, CA, where Fido is welcome to join you at an outdoor table with umbrellas. Water and bacon for your dog are available upon request. Offering delicious barbecue fare, this restaurant serves up classic barbecue such as spare ribs, biscuits and gravy, and beef brisket. See Details
Chimayo Street Grill Chimayo Street Grill is home to six pet-friendly tables. Their kitchen likes to do things a little differently, smoking BBQ meats in-house and using them in classic Mexican dishes. Locals know Chimayo as the gourmet taco place, and you'll quickly see why, the menu is full of street tacos ranging from California chicken to Bison Balls. One of the most popular tacos on the menu is Dwayne the Rock Johnson: grilled mahi, Jap slaw, guajillo mayo, and green onion. Alternatively, you could try one of the tortas on offer, including Kentucky Fried Bacon. Chimayo Street Grill is open Sunday through Thursday from 11:30am to 9:30pm and Friday to Saturday from 11:30am to 10:00pm. See Details
Free Bird Free Bird, located in South Lake Tahoe, CA, is a casual cafe that serves up a variety of delicious plant-based eats. Choose from menu options including coffee, tea, smoothies, superfood bowls, and more. Fido is welcome to join you at one of their three pet-friendly outdoor tables while you enjoy your day. Try the Acai Bowl with organic acai juice, apple juice, blueberry, strawberry, banana, coconut oil, and yogurt, topped with granola, organic banana slices, honey, and coconut flakes. Or go for a Green Machine Smoothies with organic apple juice, mango, banana, spinach, spirulina, goji berry, maca, mesquite, hemp seeds, hemp protein, flax seeds, and bee pollen. On your way out, grab a coffee or tea to-go, like the Roots Chai with organic black chai tea, turmeric root, ginger root, coconut oil, and black pepper. Free Bird is open daily from 7:30am to 2pm. See Details
Baja Fresh Passionate about serving 'the freshest food in bright, clean environments,' Baja Fresh is a dog-friendly eatery serving South Lake Tahoe locals and tourists alike. Visitors wanting to enjoy its famous salsa made with locally grown, farm-fresh produce can do so alongside Fido at one of outdoor tables. Baja Fresh's menu includes burritos, tacos, salads, and favorites such as its Baja Bowl, Fajitas, Nachos, and Quesadillas. Margaritas and Domestic Beer are available to wash it all down. Please note that table service isn't available, so your dog will need to be tied up outside when you go in to order. See Details
The Hangar - Taproom and Bottle Shop The Hangar is situated on 17,000 square feet of grass, so there is plenty of room for you to spread out on the lawn with Fido. The dog-friendly venue has picnic tables under the trees where well-behaved dogs are welcome to hang out. Food trucks are on-site daily, or you are welcome to bring your own food. The Hangar has over 30 beers on tap for you to try. See Details
Ten Crows BBQ Beside Hotel Becket you will find Ten Crows BBQ, a dog-friendly restaurant situated in Lake Tahoe, CA.
Whether you are playing on the water in summer or hitting the slopes in winter, bring Fido to relax on the open patio. Umbrellas provide shade in the warmer months and patio heaters will keep you cozy on colder snowy days. Ten Crows serve California contemporary style barbecue with a southern twist.
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The Brewery At Lake Tahoe The Brewery at Lake Tahoe is a dog-friendly brewery in South Lake Tahoe, California. Fido is welcome to join you at a picnic table in front of the building. The drink menu includes house brews, seltzer, wine, cocktails, whiskey, rum, tequila, gin, vodka, and more. Plenty of food options are available to pair with your beverage including burgers, sandwiches, soups, salads, hotdogs, etc. See Details
Third Man Taphouse & Gourmet Deli Third Man Taphouse & Gourmet Deli is a taphouse and restaurant in South Lake Tahoe, California. Fido is welcome to join you at a table on the patio. There are several Soju cocktails to choose from as well as wine and beer. Satisfy your hunger with a sandwich, salad, or soup. See Details
The Idle Hour The Idle Hour is a dog-friendly waterfront restaurant in South Lake Tahoe, CA. This restaurant features a full wine bar, magnificent lakefront views, and weekly events like the Paint & Sip classes. Your leashed, well-behaved dog is welcome to join you on the outdoor patio. Please note that select events are not dog friendly, so please call in advance. Try their buffalo chicken wings, grilled paninis, crab shrimp stacks, and Abdallah chocolates while you're visiting! See Details
Blue Dog Pizza Blue Dog Pizza is a dog-friendly pizzeria in South Lake Tahoe where Fido can join you at an outdoor table. The outside seating has heaters for cooler weather. Pizza come with a variety of toppings and they also have a gluten-free crust available. Sandwiches and pasta dishes are also served. See Details
Fire + Ice Choose you own bowl of ingredients and they will cook it right in front of you. Well-behaved dogs are welcome on their outdoor patio. See Details