Dog Friendly Restaurants in Thornton, CO

There are 20 pet friendly restaurants in Thornton 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 Thornton. Bone appetit!

Pet Friendly Lone Star Steakhouse
Lone Star Steakhouse Steaks, chicken, ribs, and delectable desserts. Fenced patio welcomes dogs. See Details
Pet Friendly Chipotle Mexican Grill
Chipotle Mexican Grill Chipotle Mexican Grill is a popular, tasty burrito chain that offers dog-friendly seating. See Details
3 Margaritas 3 Margaritas is a dog-friendly restaurant on E 104th Avenue, serving fresh, authentic Mexican fare to Thornton locals and tourists alike. Dog owners with a hankering for a bowl of Queso Dip and a frosty margarita can head to one of its eight outdoor tables to enjoy alongside Fido. The restaurant's menu includes breakfast items as well as appetizers, salads, soups, taco plates, enchiladas, burritos, fajitas, chicken, steak, and seafood entrees, and more. See Details
TCBY TCBY is a long time purveyor of frozen yogurt with a wide selection of flavors. You can create a custom confection with Fido at this location in Thornton. There are two dog-friendly tables outside so Fido can come along for a frozen treat. The flavor options include tons of dairy free, no sugar added, and gluten-free selections to accommodate various dietary needs and preferences. You'll find flavors like bananas foster, white chocolate macadamia, orange sorbet, and pumpkin. They also offer hand-scooped flavors, cakes, pies, and tons of toppings to customize your treat. You can run in to create your dessert, then enjoy it outside with your pup. See Details
Fuzzy's Taco Shop Fuzzy's Taco Shop, located in Thornton, is a casual joint that serves up a variety of Tex-Mex-style eats. Choose from menu options including starters, soups, salads, tacos, burritos, burrito bowls, nachos, quesadillas, and more. Fido is welcome to join you at one of their ten pet-friendly outdoor tables while you enjoy your meal. Start off with a Chips and Fire Roasted Salsa - fresh tortilla chips seasoned with Fuzzy Dust and served with fire-roasted salsa. Next, chow down on the California Heat Taco - a soft corn tortilla filled with tempura shrimp, bacon, avocado, feta, shredded cheese, pico de gallo, and sriracha-lime sauce. Or go for the Fajita Beef Burrito Bowl with fajita beef, lettuce, cilantro-lime rice, black beans, guacamole, pico de gallo, shredded cheese, cilantro, and spicy chimichurri 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
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 Thornton. 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
United Chinese Restaurant United Chinese Restaurant provides lots of dog-friendly tables outside. As the owners are both from Taiwan, this Asian restaurant serves lots of food from their homeland and China. In addition to all the flavorful dishes from their homeland, they realized the popularity of sushi amongst local diners and decided to start offering sushi as well. The chef specials include a honey walnut shrimp: breaded shrimp in a creamy honey mayonnaise sauce, garnished with broccoli, and topped with walnuts. Sushi lovers may like to indulge in a volcano roll: deep-fried roll filled with assorted fish, cream cheese, crabmeat, and masago on top. United Chinese Restaurant is open Monday through Thursday from 11:00am to 9:30pm, Friday to Saturday from 11:00am to 10:00pm, and Sunday from 12:00pm to 9:30pm. See Details
Doug's Diner: THORNTON Located in the Hilltop Village shopping plaza, Doug's Diner Thornton offers hearty American breakfast and burger options in a casual setting. Dogs are welcome on the pet-friendly patio at outdoor tables, most of which include umbrella shading. Doug's is open Sunday through Wednesday 6am to 3pm and Thursday through Saturday 6am to 8pm. See Details
TGI Fridays TGI Fridays provides a diverse menu with familiar favorites sure to please your whole pack. You can bring Fido to this location on E 120th Avenue in Thornton where there are three dog-friendly tables outside. The menu items range from wings and salads to burgers and sandwiches. Signature mains include plates like ribs, chicken fingers, salmon, and pasta. The beverage selection is eclectic and refreshing with cocktails and beer as well as non-alcoholic options like smoothies and slushes. See Details
Tequila's Mexican Restaurant Tequila's Mexican Restaurant has a colorful and lively atmosphere where you can enjoy south of the border cuisine and drinks. You can dine with Fido on the pet-friendly patio where you'll find fifteen tables. The menus offer breakfast, lunch, and dinner options. Start your day off with a classic plate of Huevos Rancheros or one of their breakfast burritos. Lunch includes a large selection of combination plates, tacos, burritos, enchiladas, and more. Similarly, dinner includes customizable plates with beef, pork, chicken, seafood, and vegetarian options. The bar offers a wide selection of margaritas, cocktails, beer, and over a hundred tequilas. Opening hours are Sunday through Thursday from 11am to 10pm and Friday through Saturday from 11am to 11pm. See Details
Noodles & Company Noodles & Company on E 120th Avenue has eight 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
Good Times Burgers & Frozen Custard Good Times Burgers & Frozen Custard, located in Thornton, is a fast food-style eatery that serves up a myriad of tasty menu options. Choose from breakfast sandwiches and burritos, burgers, chicken, sandwiches, vegetarian dishes, and more. Fido is welcome to join you at one of their four pet-friendly outdoor tables while you enjoy your meal. Try the Tomato and Pesto Breakfast Sandwich with two eggs, cheddar, tomato, pesto, and balsamic vinaigrette on a focaccia bun. If you're stopping by for lunch, chow down on the Guacamole Bacon Burger - an Angus patty topped with two strips of bacon, Bermuda onion, iceberg lettuce, tomato, and guacamole on a bun. Before you leave, be sure to order a PawBender for your pup - vanilla custard topped with doggie biscuits and peanut butter! A drive-thru window is also available. See Details
Culver's Culver's is a dog-friendly restaurant serving its signature ButterBurgers and fresh frozen custard to Thornton locals and tourists alike. Culver's offers a few outdoor tables to dog owners wanting to dig into a heap of Wisconsin Cheese Curds alongside their canine companion. Its menu is made up of premium chicken dishes, sandwiches, hearty soups, fresh salads, ButterBurgers, sides, and dinners such as North Atlantic Cod, Butterfly Jumbo Shrimp, Beef Pot Roast, and Chopped Steak. Those with room for dessert can indulge in fresh frozen custard, shakes, malts, or a float. 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
Sonic Drive-In This fast food restaurant on Washington Street offers carhop service and a handful of pet-friendly tables. At Sonic Drive-In you can get burgers and hot dogs, chicken sandwiches, plus fries, tater tots, and mozzarella sticks. Sonic Drive-In is known for their vast selection of drinks, like Frozen Lemonade, Strawberry Limeade, and Grape Sluch with Rainbow Candy. There is also a selection of milkshakes, Sonic Blasts, waffle cone sundaes, and ice cream slushes. See Details
Sonic Drive-In This fast food restaurant on E 104th Avenue offers carhop service and a handful of pet-friendly tables. At Sonic Drive-In you can get burgers and hot dogs, chicken sandwiches, plus fries, tater tots, and mozzarella sticks. Sonic Drive-In is known for their vast selection of drinks, like Frozen Lemonade, Strawberry Limeade, and Grape Sluch with Rainbow Candy. There is also a selection of milkshakes, Sonic Blasts, waffle cone sundaes, and ice cream slushes. See Details
Dairy Queen Dairy Queen is a dog-friendly quick-service food concept serving frozen sweet treats to Thornton locals and tourists alike. Several outdoor tables are available to dog owners with a sweet tooth wanting to indulge alongside Fido. Dairy Queen's menu is comprised of Grillburgers, artisan-style sandwiches, hot dogs, chicken strip baskets, snacks such as Pretzel Sticks with Zesty Queso, Potato Skins, and chicken snack melts, salads, and sides such as fries, onion rings, and cheese curds. Its menu also includes blizzards, hot desserts a la mode, dipped cones, sundaes, cold and blended coffees, shakes, malts, and Orange Julius drinks. 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
Starbucks Whether you are getting your early morning coffee fix or fueling up for a late night, Starbucks has you covered. This location on E 120th Avenue in Thornton provides four tables with dog-friendly seating. The vast menu includes a broad range of coffee drinks, tea, cold brews, and their popular Frappuccino in tons of customizable flavors. Don't forget to ask for a Puppuccino just for Fido! You can also find a light bite with breakfast options, sandwiches, bagels, parfaits, protein boxes, and baked treats. 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
Starbucks Whether you are getting your early morning coffee fix or fueling up for a late night, Starbucks has you covered. This location on Pearl Street in Thornton provides two tables with dog-friendly seating. The vast menu includes a broad range of coffee drinks, tea, cold brews, and their popular Frappuccino in tons of customizable flavors. Don't forget to ask for a Puppuccino just for Fido! You can also find a light bite with breakfast options, sandwiches, bagels, parfaits, protein boxes, and baked treats. 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
Good Times Burgers & Frozen Custard Good Times Burgers & Frozen Custard, located in Thornton, is a fast food-style eatery that serves up a myriad of tasty menu options. Choose from breakfast sandwiches and burritos, burgers, chicken, sandwiches, vegetarian dishes, and more. Fido is welcome to join you at one of their four pet-friendly outdoor tables while you enjoy your meal. Try the Tomato and Pesto Breakfast Sandwich with two eggs, cheddar, tomato, pesto, and balsamic vinaigrette on a focaccia bun. If you're stopping by for lunch, chow down on the Guacamole Bacon Burger - an Angus patty topped with two strips of bacon, Bermuda onion, iceberg lettuce, tomato, and guacamole on a bun. Before you leave, be sure to order a PawBender for your pup - vanilla custard topped with doggie biscuits and peanut butter! 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
Starbucks Whether you are getting your early morning coffee fix or fueling up for a late night, Starbucks has you covered. This location on E 120th Avenue in Thornton provides five tables with dog-friendly seating. The vast menu includes a broad range of coffee drinks, tea, cold brews, and their popular Frappuccino in tons of customizable flavors. Don't forget to ask for a Puppuccino just for Fido! You can also find a light bite with breakfast options, sandwiches, bagels, parfaits, protein boxes, and baked treats. 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
Forest Room 5 Forest Room 5 serves up American cuisine and as patio seating where dogs are welcome. Enjoy tasty dinner dishes such as crispy calamari, smokey mac 'n' cheese, Colorado beef filet, chicken confit tacos, and sea salt brownies for dessert. Open daily 4pm to 2am. See Details
Denver Beer Co. Dog-friendly brewery with a beautiful outdoor beergarden. Pooches are allowed on leash in the building and can even sample a "Dog Beerscuit" made from the spent grain from the brewing process. See Details
Watering Bowl Watering Bowl is a part dog park and part tavern. "Your best friend's bar" serves green chili, pizza, craft beer, and cider cocktails. The large, 7000+ sq ft outdoor dog park seating area is fully fenced and dog friendly. Watering Bowl will also host dog birthday parties, "bark" mitzvahs, and dog weddings! See Details
Avery Brewing Company Avery Brewing pours cold craft brews, dishes up tasty bar and grill eats, and offers dog-friendly patio seating. A lineup of 30 rotating taps complements a tasty food menu that features pork poutine, gumbo, cheeseburgers, roast veggie tacos, wagyu brisket, and peanut butter pie for dessert. Open Tuesday through Sunday 11am to 11pm, 3pm to 11pm on Monday. See Details