Dog Friendly Restaurants in Vail, CO

There are 12 pet friendly restaurants in Vail 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 Vail. Bone appetit!

Pet Friendly Bart & Yeti's
Bart & Yeti's Bart & Yeti’s was named for two very famous local dogs; many dogs have visited this Vail bar from those with famous owners like Gerald Ford to Clint Eastwood. Located inside Lifthouse Lodge in Lionshead, Bart & Yeti's offers tasty American cuisine in a rustic setting and welcomes dogs at outdoor tables. Menu includes wings, Irish nachos, Buffalo chicken sandwiches, bacon cheeseburgers, and grilled ham and cheese. See Details
Pet Friendly Westside Cafe
Westside Cafe The Westside Cafe, in Vail, CO loves dogs...and dogs love The Westside Cafe! Each dog that visits gets their very own dog bowl filled with refreshing, rocky mountain water to quench their thirst while their owners quench their appetite. Opening in 2002, The Westside Cafe quickly became a local's favorite. From the Bloody Mary's to the Eggs Benedict and everything in between, their breakfast is one of the best in town and have been awarded accordingly. Their lunch and dinner menu is superb as well, serving a variety of salads and sandwiches and casual appetizers to delicious entrees. There really is something for everybody, and at reasonable prices. See Details
Garfinkel's Garfinkel's serves sandwiches, burgers, poultry, and pasta. Beautiful sunny outside deck allows leashed Fidos. See Details
Up the Creek Up the Creek is a dog-friendly creekside restaurant in the center of beautiful Vail scenery serving varied lunch and dinner cuisine. The array of delicious offerings includes Maryland jumbo lump crab cakes, chicken tortilla soup, steak banh mi sandwiches, braised short rib, grilled salmon, and Rocky Mountain elk. Dogs are welcome at umbrella tables overlooking Gore Creek. Open daily 11am to 9pm. See Details
Tavern on the Square Nestled conveniently within The Arrabelle, just steps away from the Eagle Bahn Gondola, Tavern on the Square's slope-side location is truly unbeatable. Menu includes salads, flatbreads, poutine, grilled salmon sandwiches, fried chicken, shortribs, and pork chops. Outdoor patio seating with stunning views of the mountains welcomes dogs and offers a special doggie menu. See Details
Vendetta's Italian Restaurant Vendetta's is a landmark in Vail. The staff is friendly and the management is attentive. They have a pet-friendly patio too! See Details
Blue Moose Pizza Blue Moose Pizza offers delicious pizza in a quaint environment with dog-friendly seating. See Details
Moe's Original BBQ This barbeque restaurant on W Lionshead Circle in Vail has eight dog-friendly tables outside, so Fido can join you at this popular Southern barbeque joint. There are lots of dishes to choose from at Moe's Original BBQ, including sandwiches, platters, and sides. One of the most popular items on the menu is the smoked turkey sandwich: hot, smoked, all white turkey breast, sliced and served on a toasted bun with housemade sweet and tangy BBQ sauce, marinated slaw, creamy Alabama style white BBQ sauce, and pickles. On the side, you can indulge in some true southern favorites, like collard greens, baked beans, marinated slaw, and banana pudding. See Details
Marble Slab Creamery Marble Slab Creamery on E Meadow Drive is home to ten dog-friendly tables. If you're looking for super-premium ice cream mixed with a bunch of fresh toppings, such as fruits, nuts, and candies, then you've come to the right place. Their main menu includes a banana pudding, chocolate raspberry, cinnamon, dark chocolate, pumpkin cheesecake, caramel apple, and peanut butter banana. The unusual toppings on the menu include granola, hot caramel, mint patties, peppermint, and Pop Rocks. 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
Nicky's Quickie Nicky's Quickie is a dog-friendly restaurant serving Greek gyros to Minturn locals and tourists alike. Nicky's offers two outdoor tables to dog owners wanting to dig into an Eggie Salad alongside Fido. The Greek restaurant's menu is comprised of salads, soups, sides such as Healthy Fried Potatoes Latkes, Organic Red Quinoa Tabulie, and Preservative Free-Hummus, baskets of sandwiches, burgers, and a Pita Dog, and platters of fish, vegetables, gyro meat, and falafel. Diners with room for dessert can indulge in Homemade Baklava or a Simple Sundae and sip on a Greek Coffee made in a Briki. Nicky's Quickie is open Monday through Sunday from 11:30am to 8:00pm. See Details
Haagen-Dazs Ice Cream Haagen-Dazs Ice Cream, located in Vail, is a well-known ice cream company that serves up delectable treats at shops and storefronts all over the country. Fido is welcome to join you at one of their one pet-friendly outdoor table while you indulge your sweet tooth. Choose from a variety of decadent flavors including Butter Pecan, Caramel Cone, Espresso Chocolate Cookie Crumble, Green Tea, Peanut Butter Salted Fudge, Pistachio, Rum Raisin, White Chocolate Raspberry Truffle, and more! Try the Bourbon Praline Pecan - bourbon ice cream infused with brown sugar-bourbon swirls and crunchy praline pecans! 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
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 Meadow Drive in Vail provides seven 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
5th Avenue Grille Great burgers, seafood, steaks and salads. Well-behaved dogs are welcome on the front patio on a first come, first served basis. See Details
Prost German draft beer and 15 types of sausage. Outdoor seating is dog friendly. See Details
Log Cabin Cafe Breakfast and lunch cafe that accepts well-behaved dogs on the patio. See Details
Vin 48 Vin 48 offers an ever-changing rustic American menu with a good wine selection and dog-friendly patio seating. See Details
Carlos Miguel Mexican Bar & Grill Carlos Miguel Mexican Bar & Grill has a great dog-friendly patio area where you can dine on Mexican classics. There's a smaller patio out front, too. See Details
Beaver Creek Chophouse Situated slope side in Beaver Creek, Beaver Creek Chophouse has lots of dog-friendly tables. This mountain-side restaurant has an extensive lunch and dinner menu full of popular steak and seafood. Whether you and Fido are taking a break from the slopes or just want to absorb the mountain surrounding, Beaver Creek Chophouse is a great place to grab a bite. One of the most popular dishes is the scallop and shrimp, served with smoked bacon jam, corn and jalapeno cheddar grits, and fresno chili puree. Their extensive cocktail menu will also provide the perfect accompaniment to your lunch or dinner. Beaver Creek Chophouse is open every day of the week from 11am to 9pm. See Details
Gore Range Brewery Request one of the ten outdoor tables at the pet-friendly Gore Range Brewery. The brewery has a number of their own hand-crafted beers including Dark Chocolate Coffee Stout and Vail Tail Pale Ale. To go along with your brew, Gore Range features American pub fare like salads, burgers, sandwiches, and wood-fired pizzas. Order a side of the diner recommended onion rings to go along with your BBQ Spice Rubbed Brisket Dip or Brewery Burger. They also feature entrees, so if you have a craving for classic Fish and Chips or Baby Back Ribs, Gore Range has you covered. See Details
Bread and Salt Bread and Salt strives to offer a hospitable atmosphere where you can enjoy breakfast, lunch, or dinner with Fido. There are seven dog-friendly tables outside where you can dine with your pup. The breakfast menu includes highlights like the Spanish Chorizo Scramble, Summit Vegetable Hash, or the Nutella and Blueberry Pancakes. Lunch options range from burgers and sandwiches to tacos and burritos. Dinner is served at the end of the week during their busier season in the warmer months. Bread and Salt is open daily from 7am to 2pm for breakfast and lunch. Dinner is served Thursday through Saturday from 5pm to 9pm. Some hours are seasonal so check ahead before you drop by with Fido! See Details
Maya Modern Mexican cuisine located within the Westin hotel with happy hour specials, tequila bar, a robust dinner menu, and a dog-friendly outdoor terrace with fire pits. Dining offerings include tortilla soup, grilled mahi mahi tacos, shredded chicken enchiladas, chile relleno, and slow roasted pork carnitas. See Details
On The Rockies Whiskey Bar Dogs are allowed at On The Rockies Whiskey Bar, where they offer four pet-friendly tables outside. In addition to their extensive whiskey list, they also feature some specialty cocktails, including the OTR Old Fashioned, mixed with mile high fireside bourbon, sugar, bitters, orange peel, and Bordeaux sherry. On The Rockies Whiskey Bar is open every day of the week from 5pm to 12pm. See Details
Island Grill You and Fido can relax at one of the seventy dog-friendly seats outside while enjoying the view of Lake Dillon and the surrounding mountains. Surrounded by nature, you can enjoy one of the entrees on the menu, such as the Island Grill Signature Blackened Fish Tacos: two soft-shell flour tortillas filled with cabbage and shredded cheese, topped with passion fruit remoulade, and house-blended salsa. Another great option menu is the beet burger, for vegetarians, grated beets and basil formed into patties and grilled. The Island Grill is open Sunday through Saturday from 11:30am to 7:00pm. See Details
WYLD Located inside the luxurious Ritz-Carlton Bachelor Gulch, the dog-friendly WYLD serves tantalizing steak and seafood in a sophisticated, modern setting. Patrons can indulge in mouthwatering menu favorites such as baby kale salad, seared scallops, mac and cheese, bison burgers, margarita pizza, lamb chops, fried halibut, and roasted chicken. Dogs are welcome to join their owners on the outside patio. WYLD opens daily at 7am for breakfast and 5:30pm for dinner. See Details