Dog Friendly Restaurants in Ventura, CA

There are 74 dog-friendly restaurants in Ventura 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 Ventura. Bone appetit!

Pet Friendly Cafe Nouveau
Cafe Nouveau Housed in a charming 1920s era Spanish bungalow, Cafe Nouveau offers California cuisine and a heated, dog-friendly patio surrounded by lush Mediterranean gardens. Menu features ahi avocado rolls, bamboo pot stickers, blue lump crab cakes, ancho chile pork, chimichuri chicken, grilled tofu, and herb crusted halibut. See Details
Pet Friendly Rhumb Line
Rhumb Line Rhumb Line is a popular, elegant waterfront restaurant that serves a tasty selection of surf and turf offerings, and offers dog-friendly outdoor seating. Menu favorites include steamed clams, crab cakes, wild Alaskan halibut, grilled pork chops, chicken parm, and filet mignon. Opens at 11am during the week and 10am on weekends. See Details
Pete's Breakfast House Besides a full menu of traditional breakfast favorites, Pete's also serves salads, hot and cold sandwiches, and burgers. Covered patio seating area welcomes dogs. See Details
Himalaya Himalaya offers authentic cuisine from Nepal, India, and Tibet using high-quality meats and local fresh vegetables. The diverse menu includes Kathmandu chili chicken, coconut shrimp, lamb tikka masala, tandoori vegetables, and sherpa fried rice. Outdoor patio welcomes dogs. See Details
Capriccio A self-proclaimed "inviting, sit-down bistro," Capriccio is a dog-friendly, authentic Italian restaurant serving Ventura locals and tourists alike. Capriccio offers two outdoor tables to dog owners wanting to dig into a plate of Crab Cannelloni stuffed with crab and ricotta cheese and topped with lobster cream sauce. Capriccio's menu includes starters, paninis, salads, pizzas, pasta dishes, and specialty entrees such as Chicken Picatta, Vegetarian Lasagna, Pollo Al Spiedo, and Eggplant Parmigiana. Frequent visitors recommend saving room for a glass of wine and a dessert. Capriccio is open Sunday through Thursday from 11:30am to 9:00pm and Friday and Saturday from 11:30am to 10:00pm. See Details
Beach House A variety of tasty tacos and delicious seafood. Dogs are welcome at outdoor patio tables. See Details
Barrelhouse 101 Barrelhouse 101 is a lively bar and grill serving salads, wings, burgers, sandwiches, tacos, and over 100 beers on tap. Outdoor seating area is dog friendly with a doggie menu. See Details
Golden Egg Great breakfast cafe. Extremely dog friendly with good food, good service and good prices. Their almond-granola pancakes are awesome. See Details
Boatyard Pub Boatyard Pub is a dog friendly waterfront restaurant overlooking Ventura Harbor. Fido is welcome to join you at a table on the outdoor patio. Sample the delicious seafood on offer and enjoy one of sixteen craft beers on tap. Boatyard Pub is open for lunch and dinner. See Details
Leashless Brewing Leashless Brewing is a certified organic, craft brewery with live music and rotating food trucks in Ventura, CA. This artisanal brewery is nestled in downtown, near beaches, hotels, motels and all that Ventura has to offer. Enjoy an organic libation on the pet-friendly patio. See Details
Casa de Soria Casa de Soria, located in Ventura, CA, is a casual Mexican eatery that serves up an assortment of delicious, authentic dishes. Choose from menu options including tacos, tamales, enchiladas, tostadas, burritos, salads, nachos, and more. Fido is welcome to join you at one of their seven pet-friendly outdoor tables while you enjoy your meal. Try the Chicken Mole - a half-chicken topped with mole sauce made with chilies, nuts, seeds, spices, and chocolate, served with handmade corn tortillas. Or go for the Taco Salad with lettuce, tomato, bell peppers, cucumbers, red cabbage, cheddar cheese, guacamole, cilantro house dressing, cilantro, fresh orange juice, and your choice of pollo asado, carne asada, or shrimp. Casa de Soria is open daily from 11am to 9pm. See Details
Harvest Cafe Harvest Cafe is a pet-friendly farm to table restaurant located in Ventura, CA. Fido is welcome to join you at a small outdoor bistro table by the entrance. Harvest Cafe focus on creating vegan and vegetarian dishes which are 100% gluten free, prepared with organic ingredients sourced from farms in the Ventura area. Open for breakfast and lunch, Harvest Cafe serve fresh, flavorful dishes complimented by a coffee, smoothie, glass of wine or beer. See Details
Toppers Pizza Place Toppers features hot sandwiches, a salad bar, and of course, piping hot pizza with your choice of toppings. Dogs are welcome at outdoor tables. See Details
Margarita Villa You and your dog will love the views from Margarita Villa. The dog-friendly front patio faces the ocean and the back patio faces the marina. The kitchen serves a number of Mexican favorites, including nachos, hot wings, and some Margarita Villa specialties. The specials on the menu include a much-loved chile Verde plate, slow-simmered pork in a green tomatillo sauce, topped with diced onions and cilantro. See Details
Copa Cubana Located in Ventura Harbor with amazing water views, Copa Cubana offers authentic Cuban food in a casual and festive setting with dog-friendly front patio seating. Savor traditional dishes such as empanadas, fried yuca, frijoles negros, arroz con pollo, and paella. Opens daily at 11am. See Details
Winchesters Grill & Saloon Located in the heart of downtown Ventura for nearly 20 years, Winchesters features a full service bar with 45 whiskeys and one of the largest craft beer selections in the state. A hearty bar and grill menu offers fried duck strips, Angus beef sliders, tri-tip chili, bison burgers, grilled crab sandwiches, boneless rib-eye steak, and center cut pork chops. Dogs are welcome at patio tables. See Details
Finney's Crafthouse Finney's Crafthouse is a dog-friendly pub in Ventura, CA, where Fido can join you at an outdoor table. The menu features gourmet grub like hot wings, pizza, tacos, burgers, sandwiches, and appetizers like chicken and waffle bites, bacon deviled eggs, cheesesteak eggrolls and tri-tip sliders. See Details
BellRinger Brewing Company Fido is welcome to join you at an outdoor table on the patio at BellRinger Brewing Company, a brewery and eatery in Ventura, CA. Enjoy lunch and dinner menu items like wings, sliders, burgers, salads, tacos, and more. They also serve a kids menu as well as a beer list, wines, and non-alcoholic beverages. See Details
The Greek at the Harbor Dog-friendly restaurant with large waterfront patio overlooking Ventura Harbor. Featuring fresh fish selections daily and the finest Mediterranean grilled and baked dishes, all hand crafted. See Details
Fluid State Beer Garden Located in an historic building in beautiful downtown Ventura, Fluid State Beer Garden features craft beer, wine and spirits sourced exclusively from independent producers, paired with sourdough pizza, house made charcuterie and fine cheeses. Fido is welcome to join you at one of their pet-friendly tables while you enjoy sipping and dining in the outdoor beer garden patio. Fluid State Beer Garden is open Tuesday through Thursday from 3pm to 10:30pm, and Friday through Sunday from 11am to 10:30pm. See Details
Ventura, CA, US