Dog Friendly Restaurants in Westerly, RI

There are 9 pet friendly restaurants in Westerly 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 Westerly. Bone appetit!

Pet Friendly The Bridge
The Bridge Perched over the Pawcatuck River, this fully renovated historic wheelhouse with scenic river and town views offers a contemporary take on classic American dishes, including roasted Buffalo chicken wings, grilled squash sandwiches, sauteed scallops, and braised lamb shank. The famous dog-friendly Bridge patio is the perfect oasis to enjoy dinner and cocktails. See Details
Pet Friendly Windjammer Surf Bar
Windjammer Surf Bar If you keep your pup on a leash, the Windjammer Surf Bar has lots of dog-friendly tables. There's always something going on at the Windjammer Surf Bar, ranging from various seasonal events to regular live music acts. While you sit and enjoy the waves, check out their extensive menu full of seafood and American fare. If you're looking for something from the sea, check out their clam cakes, chowder, or buffalo shrimp. The Windjammer Surf Bar is open Sunday through Tuesday from 11am to 12am and Wednesday through Saturday from 11am to 1am. See Details
Haversham Tavern Sit outside at the Haversham Restaurant, a nineteenth-century tavern with ten dog-friendly tables. They are proud to offer a pub menu that features sandwiches, salads, burgers, special appetizers, and a selection of cold beer. Check out their Outrageous Nachos, tortilla chips piled high and layered with melted cheese, black olives, jalapenos, shredded lettuce, guacamole, sour cream, and Pico de gallo. To satisfy your sweet tooth, select something from the scintillating spread of desserts, including a big brownie sundae, double chocolate fudge cake, cinnamon dippers, and NY cheesecake. The Haversham Tavern is open every day of the week from 11am to 1am. See Details
Shelter Harbor Inn Dogs are welcome at the Shelter Harbor Inn, where the entire patio is dog-friendly. The chefs prepare a seasonal menu using fresh ingredients and seafood from local waters. It doesn't matter if you are an early bird or a late riser because the Shelter Harbor Inn serves breakfast, brunch, and dinner. At breakfast time, be sure to try the corned beef hash, eggs benedict, or French toast. Later on, the crab cakes with roasted caper remoulade are the pick of the brunch bunch. And if you've brought Fido out for dinner, the fried calamari with banana peppers, marinara, and sriracha aioli comes highly recommended from local diners. The Shelter Harbor Inn is open every day of the week from 7:30am to 10:00pm. See Details
Dusty's Ice Cream Weekapaug Dusty's Ice Cream is dog-friendly. They offer two picnic tables for dogs and their owners. Whether you are looking for an ice cold treat or a steaming hot slice, Dusty's has you covered. Not only do they serve up a range of ice cream flavors, they also provide pizza at Breachway Pizza, located in the same building. The crab rolls come highly recommended from the locals and are served with generously large pieces of claw meat. See Details
Misquamicut Sandwich Co Although it is a mouthful to say, the folk at Misquamicut Sandwich Company hope your mouth will be full of their hand-crafted sandwiches instead. Bill Beattie, the owner, would like to point out that this is no fast-food joint, their sandwiches are creatively prepared, satisfying slow-food, designed to make you happy. The menu on offer aims to please the meatiest of carnivores to the veggiest of vegetarian. They also offer gluten-free and vegan options upon request. On the menu, the pesto-marinated portobello sandwich is topped with sun-dried tomatoes, balsamic onions, and arugula, and served on a sesame roll. The Misquamicut Sandwich Company is open every day of the week from 8am to 3pm. See Details
Vetrano's Vetrano's Ristorante and Pizzeria has one dog-friendly table outside. They specialize in pizza and other modern Italian dishes. One of their specialties is the Bianca Spinach pizza, served with ricotta, mozzarella, roasted garlic, spinach or broccoli. If you're not in the mood for a pie, try a Mediterranean, arugula, or cobb salad. The restaurant is open Sunday through Thursday from 11am to 10pm and Friday to Saturday from 11am to 11pm. See Details
Gramma's Gelato Cafe LLC Located in the historic Watch Hill area of Westerly, Gramma's Gelato Cafe offers you and your pup lots of dog-friendly seating by the seawall. With twenty-four flavors to choose from, you're bound to find something on the menu that takes your fancy. You may get a serious brain-freeze, when you eat your birthday cake ice cream too quickly. Inside the cafe, you'll be taken aback by the huge 3D mural created by the artist, Joseph Paul Leighton. Gramma's Gelato Cafe is open every day of the week from 12pm to 9pm. See Details
Orange Leaf Frozen Yogurt This froyo spot on Granite Street has two dog-friendly outdoor tables, so you can bring your dog along and maybe even give a Fido a taste. Orange Leaf Frozen Yogurt has a variety of frozen yogurt flavors like My Friends Call Me Cocoa Chocolate, The Flavor's a Real Peach, and Spa Day Sorbet. You can top your yogurt with dozens of toppings, like fruit, breakfast cereal, and nuts. A majority of the yogurt is fat-free, and no-sugar and dairy free options as well. Please note that table service isn't available, so your dog will need to be tied up outside while you go in to order. See Details
Jealous Monk Jealous Monk features over 30 brews on tap, including regional craft beer, and an extensive selection of bottled and canned beers from across the globe. Food menu offers wings, salads, sandwiches, housemade sausage and brats, and Belgian frites. Outdoor patio and beer garden welcomes leashed dogs. See Details
Sea View Snack Bar At Sea View Snack Bar, enjoy fresh clams from a dog-friendly picnic table overlooking Mystic Harbor. Their large menu includes lobster rolls, whole-belly fried clams, crab cakes, bacon cheeseburgers, chili dawgs, fish sandwiches, and other New England favorites. See Details
Dog Watch Cafe Dog Watch Cafe, located in Stonington, CT, is a casual eatery that serves up a variety of delicious dishes alongside a beautiful waterfront view. Fido is welcome to join you at one of their pet-friendly outdoor tables while you enjoy your meal. Start off with an order of the Tuna Tartare with finely-chopped yellowfin tuna, tamari, cilantro, sesame oil, orange, and wasabi tobiko, served with rice crackers. Next, chow down on the Salmon Sandwich with fresh grilled salmon, lettuce, tomato, and remoulade on toasted ciabatta bread. Or go for the Chicken Pesto Pasta with sauteed chicken, sun-dried tomatoes, sliced mushrooms, and creamy pesto sauce over penne pasta. Dog Watch Cafe is open Sunday through Thursday from 11:30am to 9pm, and Friday through Saturday from 11:30am to 9:30pm. See Details
Fords Lobster Enjoy fresh seafood and riverfront views at Fords Lobster, located right on the marina. Dogs are welcome in the outdoor seating area. See Details
Pink Basil Asian (Thai and Japanese) bistro located in the Olde Mistick Village featuring home-cooked Thai cuisine and a sushi bar. They have a spacious shaded patio for outdoor dining that welcomes dogs. See Details
Pizzetta Build your own pizza, order a specialty, or try a buffalo chicken panini or short rib sliders. Dogs welcome on back patio. See Details
Buttonwood Farm Ice Cream Buttonwood offers plentiful flavors of premium homemade ice cream, including orange pineapple, coffee mocha crunch, cotton candy, and strawberry cheesecake. Leashed dogs are welcome at outdoor tables. See Details
The National Hotel Tap and Grill Enjoy lunch, dinner, or an evening drink on their dog-friendly patio with breathtaking views of the water. Wait staff is attentive and will bring out water for Fido. See Details
Engine Room Engine Room serves craft beer, an impressive bourbon selection, and American comfort food in a stylishly rustic setting that offers dog-friendly outside tables. Quench that thirst with a cold brew, warm spirit, or refreshing cocktail, then sample a menu that features Cobb salad, steamed mussels, chicken 'n' dumplings, seared local sea scallops, pulled pork sandwiches, dry-aged beef burgers, and BBQ glazed slow-smoked beef ribs. Dogs are welcome to join their owners in the outdoor seating area. Engine Room opens at noon Monday through Friday, 11am Saturday, and 10am Sunday. See Details
Dog Watch Mystic Dog Watch Mystic, located in Stonington, CT, is a casual eatery that serves up a variety of delicious fare. Fido is welcome to join you at one of their pet-friendly outdoor tables while you enjoy your meal. Start off with an order of the Coconut Shrimp served with sweet Thai chili dipping sauce, then chow down on the Smoker Pizza topped with house-smoked brisket, BBQ sauce, bacon, caramelized onions, and sharp cheddar. Or go for the Dogwatch Pastrami Sandwich with house-smoked pastrami and homemade whole grain mustard on fresh Jewish rye bread. Dog Watch Mystic is open daily from 11:30am to 9pm. See Details
George's of Galilee Overlooking the Block Island Sound, in the picturesque fishing port of Galilee, George's of Galilee Waterfront Seafood Restaurant is a dog-friendly, boat-to-plate, seafood restaurant. Although they specialize in seafood, they also serve farm-to-table vegetables, a seasonal sushi menu, and fresh hand-cut steaks. The specialties on the menu include the baked seafood casserole, seafood pot pie, and roasted day boat cod. Outside, you'll find the restaurant's very own private beach, where they even offer a beach blanket service during the summer. George's of Galilee Waterfront Seafood Restaurant is open every day of the week from 11am to 10pm. See Details
Abbott's Lobster In the Rough Abbott's Lobster in the Rough, located in Groton, CT, is a casual counter-serve eatery that specializes in fresh, delicious sea fare. Fido is welcome to join you at one of their pet-friendly outdoor tables while you enjoy your meal. Start off with an order of the Steamed Mussels served with drawn butter and broth, then chow down on the Famous Hot Lobster Roll - a toasted bun filled with a quarter-pound of lobster meat and melted creamery butter. Or go for the Oysters on the Half Shell served icy cold with cocktail sauce and fresh lemon wedges. Abbott's Lobster in the Rough is open seasonally from 11:30am to 9pm, seven days a week! See Details
Dockside Resort Bar Dockside Resort Bar serves delicious tapas style eats and refreshing drinks in a laid-back waterfront setting with dog-friendly outdoor seating. Dogs are welcome to join their owners on the spacious outside patio. Dockside Resort Bar opens at 4pm Tuesday through Sunday and is closed Mondays. See Details
Oyster Club Oyster Club is a dog-friendly restaurant in Mystic. They welcome pets at outdoor tables whenever the weather is nice. See Details
Poor People's Pub Poor People's Pub, located in Shoreham, RI, is a laid-back joint that serves up a myriad of delicious grub. Fido is welcome to join you at one of their pet-friendly outdoor tables while you enjoy your meal. Their menu features burgers, BBQ, local seafood, pizza, and more. Gluten-free and vegetarian options also available. See Details