Dog Friendly Fine Dining in New Jersey

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 New Jersey that will welcome Fido to join you at an outdoor table. Bone appetit!

Pet Friendly Witherspoon Grill
Witherspoon Grill Witherspoon Grill has an active bar scene and steaks that satisfy. Avoid the crowds on Fri-Sat so you can eat at outdoor tables with Fido! See Details
Pet Friendly The Light Horse Tavern
The Light Horse Tavern The Light Horse Tavern has an unbeatable beer selection, tasty pub classics, and gourmet inventions. You and Fido should check this one out! See Details
Tisha's Tisha's serves delicious seafood offerings such as lobster mac and cheese and clam chowder. Outdoor patio area is dog friendly and bowls of water will be provided. See Details
Hamilton's Grill Room Hamilton's Grill Room is a best bet for tasty seafood. Fido can join at outdoor tables. Close to Boathouse Bar for after dinner drinks! See Details
Matt's Red Rooster Grill Matt's Red Rooster Grill is the epitome of fun. This quirky place serves laid-back American food, plus Fido gets his own bowl of water. See Details
Brick Farm Tavern Brick Farm Tavern offers a unique farm to table, fine dining experience with dog-friendly tables when the weather is nice. The restaurant is located at Double Brook farm where all of the animals are raised on pasture with all organic food before being harvested. The bar feature craft beer, cocktails, and wine with both Troon Brewing and Sourland Mountain Spirits on the same premises. Their dishes include succulent options like chilled green garlic vichyssoise, Double Brook Berkshire pork, and vegetarian dishes like the beet steak. Reservations are highly recommended. See Details
Verve Verve offers creative and well-presented New American. Nice steaks and seafood options - artistically presented. Fido can join you outside! See Details
Latour Fix Fido up with classic French cuisine at Latour where the chef goes out of his way to make you and Fido feel welcome during summer months. See Details
Chef Fredy's Table Fredy Umanzor whips up Cajun-inspired and Latin-tinged American cuisine for casual fine dining at Chef Fredy's Table. Three dog-friendly outdoor tables means Fido can join you as you try not to wolf down your three-course lunch from the Prix Fixe menu (pick out the Poached Pear and Endive Salad, Creole-Style Jambalaya, and Dark Chocolate Mousse). Or perhaps you'll come by for dinner; stop by the wine shop next door to pick up your BYOB, order the Florida Pan-Fried St. Peter's Fish (seared in a pistachio nut and herb crust, served in a citrus wheat beer butter sauce), and unwind with a Cappucino Creme Brulee. Chef Fredy's Table is open from 11:30am to 2:30pm for lunch Monday through Friday and 5:00 to 10:00pm seven nights a week. See Details
Nana's Kitchen Nana's Kitchen, located in Middletown, NJ, is a fine dining establishment that serves up a variety of delicious rustic cuisine created using fresh, locally-sourced ingredients. Fido is welcome to join you at one of their pet-friendly outdoor tables while you enjoy your meal. Nana's Kitchen is open Sunday from 5pm to 9pm, Tuesday through Thursday from 5pm to 9pm, and Friday through Saturday from 5pm to 10pm. See Details
Liberty House Restaurant Liberty House Restaurant boasts beautiful views of the Manhattan Skyline in the verdant surroundings of Libersty State Park. They offer a few pet-friendly tables during the summer, but calling ahead is recommended. The cuisine is seasonal and farm fresh with brucnh, lunch, dinner, and sushi options. Menu items include a raw bar, seafood, steaks, and vegetarian options. To drink, Liberty House offers unique cocktails, beer, and a large wine selection. They are open for lunch Tuesday through Saturday from 12pm to 3pm. Dinner is served Tuesday through Thursday from 5pm to 10pm, Friday through Saturday from 5pmto 11pm, and Sunday from5pm to 9pm. Brunch is served Sunday from 11am to 3pm. See Details
The Bernards Inn The restaurant at The Bernards Inn offers fine dining for both locals and visitors to the area. Dogs are welcome on Mondays only at their eight dog-friendly tables. This award-winning restaurant offers distinguished dishes made with seasonal ingredients to insure the utmost in freshness. Their menus include breakfast, lunch, dinner, brunch, and a special tasting menu. Not to be outdone, their wine list is just as carefully crafted with rare vintages and wines by the glass. You'll also find a selection of house cocktails. Breakfast is served Monday through Friday from 6:30am to 10:00am and Saturday from 8:00am to 11:00am. Lunch is offered Monday through Friday from 11:30am to 2:30pm. The restaurant is served Monday through Thursday from 5:30pm to 10:00pm, Friday through Saturday from 5:30pm to 10:30pm, and Sunday from 5:30pm to 9:00pm. See Details
Daniel's Bistro Daniel's Bistro offers fine dining inspired by French cuisine and the flavors of the East Coast. Fido can join you at one of their six dog-friendly tables outside, but reservations are a must! The menu boasts succulent selections like Prince Edward Island oysters, osso buco, South African lobster tail, Coq Au Vin. Daniel's Bistro hosts two large wine menus with reds and whites to pair perfectly with your plate. They are open Tuesday through Sunday from 4pm to close. See Details
Social Social, located in Somerville, NJ, is an upscale eatery serving up contemporary American cuisine in a trendy atmosphere. Choose from menu options including shareable plates, salads, pasta, chicken, veal, seafood, steak, burgers, sandwiches, sushi, sashimi, and more. Fido is welcome to join you at one of their few pet-friendly outdoor tables while you enjoy your meal. Start off with a Bulleit Old Fashion (Bulleit bourbon, muddled orange, cherry, sugar, sweet vermouth, angostura bitters) and an order of the House Made Chips with guacamole and housemade salsa. Next, dig into the Braised Boneless Short Ribs over risotto, baked with port wine, plum tomato, and finished with a demi-glace sauce with marinara. Or go for the Seafood Risotto with pan-seared shrimp, clams, and calamari, finished in a light Pomodoro sauce. Sushi enthusiasts should try the Ace Roll - a riceless roll with tuna, salmon, spicy crab, jalapeno, and avocado, wrapped in soy paper, and topped with tempura flakes. Social is open Monday through Thursday from 11:30am to 10pm, Friday from 11:30am to 11pm, and Saturday from 4pm to 11pm. See Details
Oceanos Oceanos is a fine dining seafood restaurant with a romantic atmosphere and a few dog-friendly tables outside. The restaurant is family owned and dedicated to fresh fish. They offer a raw bar and specialty entrees like the wood grilled swordfish or the whole Red Snapper. They also serve several steaks and chops for those who prefer meat. The drink menu features cocktails and craft beer along with a huge wine list. Oceanos is open for lunch Monday through Friday from 11:30am to 4:00pm. Dinner is served Monday through Thursday from 4:00pm to 10:00pm, Friday from 4:00pm to 11:00pm, Saturday from 5:00pm to 11:00pm, and Sunday from 11:30am to 10:00pm. See Details
Cinders Wood Fire Grill Cinders Wood Fire Grill and Craft Bar is a trendy and pet-friendly restaurant that serves food across the spectrum. From ""creative American"" dishes to tapas and sushi, Cinders has plenty of options for guests to enjoy. Those with dogs can sit at one of fifteen tables on the seasonal patio alongside woodburning fireplaces. Cinders is open Tuesday through Saturday from 11am to 11pm, and Sunday from 10am to 9pm." See Details
Sofia Sofia is an upscale steakhouse and bar with a mix of both contemporary style and traditional touches. There is limited pet-friendly seating when the weather is nice with two tables out front. Their menus feature a selection of American and Italian cuisine with an emphasis on prime steaks and chops. You'll also find a raw bar and several seafood dishes. The drink menu features a select list of wine and beer along with high end, handcrafted cocktails. Sofia is open Monday through Thursday from 11:30am to 1:00am, Friday thorugh Saturday from 11:30am to 2:00am, and Sunday from 11:30am to 1:00am. See Details
Anthony David's Gourmet Anthony David's Gourmet offers twenty dog-friendly tables outside without compromising the white cloth service. Their dishes are chef inspired and built around quality, local ingredients. The main dinner menu features decadent pastas and mains like the Rohan Duck Breast and the Blue Crab Tagliatelle. Brunch lovers will rejoice at their daily service from 9am to 3pm with eggs, salads, sandwiches, and special eggs Benedict dishes. You can wrap your experience up with fresh coffee and pastries. They are open for dinner Monday through Thursday from 5:00pm to 10:00pm, Friday through Saturday from 5:00pm to 10:30pm, and Sunday from 5:00pm to 9:00pm. See Details
Arta Restaurant Arta Restaurant is an upscale Italian eatery serving up delicious cuisine in an intimate atmosphere. Choose from menu options including starters, soups, salads, pasta, risotto, seafood, chicken, veal, beef, veggies, and more. Fido is welcome to join you at one of their three pet-friendly outdoor tables while you enjoy your meal. Start off with an order of the Carpacio di Manzo Olio di Tarufo - thinly sliced raw filet mignon coated with imported Parmigiano, capers, and white truffle oil. Next, tuck into the Tagliatelle Carbonara with Parmigiano-Reggiano and pecorino cheeses, egg yolk, pancetta, onions, peas, and fresh chives. Or go for the Salmone Dijonese - wild Alaskan salmon, peppercorn, and a dijon mustard sauce. Arta Restaurant is open Tuesday through Friday from 12pm to 10pm, Saturday from 2pm to 10pm, and Sunday from 12pm to 9pm. See Details
Casa Guiseppe Casa Guiseppe is a sophisticated Italian restaurant with three pet-friendly tables outdoors. Their menus are diverse and include a repass menu and a special prix fixe menu for Friday date nights. Some of their dishes include large dishes like branzino al forno, pollo scarpariello, and salmone alla griglia. Vegetarian guests will find plenty of options and gluten free pasta is available upon request. Casa Guiseppe is open for lunch Monday through Friday from 11:30am to 2:30pm. Dinner is served Monday through Thursday from 5:00pm to 9:30pm and Friday through Saturday from 5:00pm to 10:00pm. Reservations are recommended. See Details
St. Eve's St. Eve's is a casual fine dining restaurant dedicated to local ingredients and sustainable farming practices. Pets are welcome during lunch at the seven dog-friendly tables outside, but they advise calling ahead before visiting with Fido. They offer seasonal mains like wood grilled Spanish octopus, Maryland crab cakes, and chilled sashimi sushi. There are several gluten free options on the menu to cater to various dietary needs. Lunch hours are Tuesday through Friday from 12:00pm to 2:30pm. Dinner is served Tuesday through Thursday from 5:00pm to 9:000pm, Friday thorugh Saturday from 5:00pm to 10:00pm, and Sunday from 4:00pm to 8:00pm. See Details