Dog Friendly Fine Dining in California

No need to leave Fido in the hotel room when you want to grab a bite! No matter where you're headed, we can point you towards great fine dining restaurants in California that will welcome Fido to join you at an outdoor table. Bone appetit!

Pet Friendly Casanova
Casanova Welcome to Casanova, a culinary experience that echoes the South of France & Northern Italy in the center of Carmel. Their style and ambiance is matched by a standard of excellence in food and service that has brought worldwide acclaim. The menu features California cheeses, small plates, house-made pasta, and entrees like pork chops, osso buco, and rack of lamb. In addition, the hand dug Wine Cellar has received numerous awards for its outstanding selection of global wines. Patio seating is dog friendly. See Details
Pet Friendly Copley's on Palm Canyon
Copley's on Palm Canyon Tell your friends you ate at Cary Grant's house! Great food and lovely atmosphere. Dine on the patio and they'll bring Fido a water bowl. See Details
Spencer's Named after the owner's dog, Spencer's offers an upscale outdoor dining experience. Dine under the fig trees with your dog. They'll provide a water bowl if Fido joins you at an outdoor table. Spencer's serves breakfast, lunch, dinner and Sunday brunch. Favorite menu items include prime rib, Chilean sea bass, and Moroccan chicken. See Details
The Raymond 1886 Get away w/Fido to this secluded spot w/lovely patios featuring inventive seasonal menus & local ingredients. See Details
Sapphire Laguna Hip ambiance and international cuisine including Hawaiian Style Steamed Barramundi. Fido welcome at 2 outdoor tables. See Details
Bouchon You'll feel like you're in a Paris bistro at Bouchon, which has a pet-friendly patio. See Details
Murray Circle at Cavallo Point If your dog is leashed, the Michelin starred Murray Circle is the perfect place to tuck into its fabulous tasting menu and wine pairings. The outdoor area of Farley Bar onsite also offers dog friendly seating. See Details
Dorn's Breakers Dorn's Breakers is a high-end restaurant in Morro Bay with a casual, pet-friendly atmosphere. See Details
Cambria Pines Lodge Restaurant Located inside the Main Lodge building at the 25-acre, 152-room Cambria Pines Lodge, this restaurant has a casually elegant ambiance with several pet-friendly outdoor garden patio tables for the hotel's pet guests as well as folks staying at other properties in Cambria. Dinner entrees include steaks, seafood, pasta, vegetarian selections, and nightly specials, as well as an extensive wine list and fabulous desserts. Cambria Pines Lodge Restaurant is locally known for having some of the best food in town. The hotel's pet guests also enjoy a complimentary hot buffet breakfast on the patio with their furry friends. See Details
Zuni Cafe The holy trinity of oysters, Caesar salad and roast chicken draws patrons to this spot. Pets can join you outdoors, will bring a water bowl. See Details
The Purple Palm at Colony Palms Hotel The views and the scene are what draw people to The Purple Palm. They'll provide a water bowl if Fido joins you on the patio. See Details
Vigilucci's Seafood & Steakhouse Seafood, steak & pasta options abound, multiple sides make your mouth water. Enjoy the panoramic views w/Fido at outdoor seating. See Details
Bayside New American fare including tapas, seafood risotto, corn chowder. Fido's welcome on the patio unless restaurant is fully booked. See Details
Nine-Ten Restaurant & Bar Nine-Ten is worth the splurge. Innovative dishes made with organic produce are served by attentive waitstaff. Pets allowed on the patio. See Details
Wild Goat The Wild Goat Bistro offers up a menu of honest food that uses local fresh ingredients in a variety of culinary traditions. From their specialty Neapolitan style 10’ pizzas, to innovative salads, to scrumptious main dishes, to sharable small plates - it is a seasonally changing menu that has something for everyone. Dogs are welcome at outdoor tables. See Details
Cezanne at Le Merigot Hotel The Cal-French Cezanne is hidden away at the Le Merigot Hotel, but don't hesitate to bring your pup along for an outdoor table. See Details
Chateau Marmont Make your dog feel like an A-lister on Chateau Marmont's patio while enjoying the Cal-French cuisine. See Details
The Waterboy Skilled chefs craft fine meals from quality regional ingredients. Great wine menu. Pets allowed if you dine at an outdoor table. See Details
State and Fig Creative menu includes the PBLT, mushroom risotto, and grilled lamb chops. Outdoor seating area with ocean views is dog friendly. See Details
Cavatina Restaurant at Sunset Marquis Sunset Marquis serves Cal-French food on a pet-friendly patio that's like a mini tropical resort. See Details
Vigilucci's Ristorante Stop in to Vigilucci's Ristorante for their take on Italian and the views of the Cove. Dogs are allowed at outdoor tables. See Details
Absinthe The food is good but the service is even better, when you're looking to be treated right while you dine. Eat outside and Fido can join you. See Details
Saddleback Inn Delicious entrees include lobster mac & cheese, crusted double pork chop, and boneless braised short ribs. Covered porch seating welcomes dogs offseason. See Details
Cafe Stella Shaded patio for Fido to relax while you enjoy truffle frites, coq au vin, and other French bistro fare. See Details