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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 Dorn's Original Breakers Cafe
Dorn's Original Breakers Cafe Dorn's Original Breakers Cafe is a dog-friendly, fine dining restaurant in Morro Bay where Fido is welcome to join you at an outdoor table. While seafood is their main feature, they also offer pasta, chicken and steak dinners, as well as burgers and sandwiches. The hollandaise, desserts, and their popular garlic vinaigrette house dressing are all homemade from scratch. See Details
Pet Friendly Spencer's
Spencer's Named after the owner's dog, Spencer's in Palm Springs, FL, offers an upscale outdoor dining experience where you can sit under the fig trees at pet-friendly tables with Fido. 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 The Raymond 1886 in Pasadena is a secluded, dog-friendly spot where Fido can join you at a table on the lovely outdoor patio. They offer a seasonal menu and use local ingredients. Please check their website for a listing of current offerings. 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
Restaurant Gastrognome Restaurant Gastrognome inn Idyllwild, CA, serves an upscale menu of rainbow trout, rack of lamb, pepper steak, and Australian lobster. Leashed, well-behaved dogs are allowed on the outdoor, pet-friendly patio. Ask for their dog menu! See Details
Dizz's As Is Generous portions of eclectic fare incl. veal marsala, filet & rack of lamb. Fido welcome at outdoor seating. See Details
Risibisi Risibisi serves up Sonoma-sourced Venetian dishes in a cozy, intimate setting. Menu includes braised pork and ricotta meatballs marinara, steamed PEI mussels and clams, and beef carpaccio. Dogs are welcome in the outdoor seating area. See Details
Lucy Restaurant and Bar Lucy Restaurant and Bar, located in Yountville, CA, is a classy eatery that serves upscale American fare prepared with fresh, locally-sourced ingredients. Choose from menu options including starters, seafood, steak, lamb, poultry, sandwiches, pasta, and more. Fido is welcome to join you at one of their eleven pet-friendly outdoor tables while you enjoy your meal (reservations are encouraged.) Start off with an order of the Baby Beet Salad with fried goat cheese, wild arugula mousse, and garden sprouts. Next, chow down on the Sesame Ahi Tuna with coconut-ginger-cream marinated oyster mushrooms, baby bok choy, and sea beans. Or go for Lucy's Ranch Burger - a Kobe beef burger topped with herb fries, pickled veggies, bacon relish, and black truffle aioli. Lucy Restaurant and Bar is open daily from 7am to 10pm. See Details
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
Bouchon You'll feel like you're in a Paris bistro at Bouchon, which has a pet-friendly patio. 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
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
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
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.

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FARM Creative breakfast menu includes baked brie, apple crepes, and bacon and cheese French toast. Outdoor seating area welcomes dogs. 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
L'Hirondelle The French-Belgian L'Hirondelle's patio is great for lunch on a sunny day with your dog. See Details
Chalkboard Locally inspired small plates. New patio is dog friendly. See Details
Solare Enjoy fine Italian cusisine on the lovely patio and Fido can join you. They'll even bring him food and water to graze on while you dine! See Details
Esin Restaurant & Bar Esin Restaurant & Bar has a "bistro style" dinner menu and fabulous desserts. Do not miss the bread pudding. Dogs welcome at outdoor tables. See Details
The Andersen's Gourmet menu of creative fare includes smoked Scottish salmon, crab salad sandwich, Hungarian goulash, and chicken prosciutto. Charming outdoor seating area is dog friendly. 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