Top Dog Friendly Italian Restaurants Worldwide

Don’t leave Fido in the hotel room when it’s time for dinner. A dog’s gotta eat too! And no matter where you’re headed, we can point you towards great Italian restaurants that will welcome Fido to join you at an outdoor table. Bone appetit!

Pet Friendly Hideaway House
Hideaway House Hideaway House in Sedona, AZ serves tasty Italian style dishes, including braised meatball sliders, roasted tomato crustini, Calabrese sausage soup, and chicken caprese sandwiches. Outdoor seating area is dog friendly. See Details
Pet Friendly 312 Chicago
312 Chicago This Italian spot is a favorite for diners in the Chicago Loop. Leashed dogs are welcome on the outdoor patio during the summer months. 312 Chicago is open Monday from 7am to 9:30pm, Tuesday through Wednesday from 7am to 10pm, Thursday from 11am to 10pm, Friday from 7am to 10pm, Saturday from 8am to 2pm, then 5pm to 10pm, and Sunday from 8am to 2pm, then 5pm to 9:30pm. See Details
Carmel Bistro Carmel's Bistro Giovanni features dog-friendly outdoor seating and a menu of authentic Mediterranean cuisine. Menu includes salads, pizzettas, crab cakes, osso bucco, lamb shank, chicken marsala, and lobster ravioli, and over a dozen pasta entrees. See Details
Broadway Pizza Bar Incredible brick oven pizza, wine list, and friendly wait staff. Leashed dogs are allowed at covered porch tables. See Details
Olde Towne Pizza & Pasta Huge selection of traditional Italian dishes are available at Olde Towne. Patio seating welcomes dogs. See Details
The Alley on Main Tasty Italian and American food based on family recipes. Outdoor patio area welcomes dogs. See Details
Mama's Pizzeria Mama's serves everything from pizza and pasta to Chicago style hot dogs and gyros. Outside dining on the deck is dog friendly. See Details
Cork & Fork Cork and Fork is a dog-friendly restaurant with forty-eight people outside. Their philosophy is to work with local farms to maintain sustainability and seasonality. Some of the dishes on the menu are a pistachio pesto pizza, a crab ravioli, and swordfish spiedini. To accompany your Italian-inspired main course, there are a number of specially selected white wines on the menu. Cork and Fork are open Monday through Thursday from 11am to 11pm and Friday and Saturday from 11am to 12am. See Details
Ciao Hound Located in the thick of the Florida Keys near Whale Harbor and Wilson Key, the dog-friendly Ciao Hound serves authentic Italian dishes in a warm, inviting setting that offers cozy outdoor seating. Diners can tease their appetites with bruschetta and baked mussels before choosing from an array of hearty entrees like eggplant parmigiana, veal Marsala, lobster ravioli, Tuscan flatbread, and grilled salmon. Wash it down with an Italian-inspired cocktail, craft brew on tap, or glass of global wine. Dogs will feel right at home on the "Pooch Patio" with a personalized menu of beef, chicken, and seared steak. See Details
Sauce on the Blue Sauce on the Blue, located in Silverthorne, CO, is a casual Italian eatery that serves up a myriad of delectable 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 Sauteed Mussels with basil pesto cream, crostini, and shaved parmesan. Next, chow down on the Organic Arugula Pizza topped with roasted tomatoes, arugula, roasted red peppers, goat cheese, basil, roasted garlic, and garlic-infused olive oil. Or go for the Bolognese with beef and pork in a red wine and fresh basil sauce. Sauce on the Blue is open Sunday through Thursday from 11:30am to 9pm, and Friday through Saturday from 11:30am to 10pm. See Details
Mezzaluna Mezzaluna in downtown Hendersonville, NC, is a dog-friendly Italian eatery where Fido is welcome to join you at an outdoor table, weather permitting. Offering fine entrees, wood-fired pizza, 50 beer taps, and an extensive wine selection. See Details
Gabriella Cafe Gabriella Cafe's sensational menu changes with the seasons. The small outdoor seating are welcomes well-behaved dogs. Gabriella Cafe opens at 11:30am during the week and 11am on weekends. See Details
Backstreet Bistro Open daily for lunch and dinner, and serving breakfast on weekends, The Backstreet Bistro offers beautiful mountain views and a wide variety of favorites from salads, sandwiches, and homemade soups for lunch and a full Italian menu featuring fresh fish daily specials. Enjoy live jazz every Tuesday evening and Saturday afternoon on the dog-friendly, misted patio. Call ahead to ensure availability. See Details
Sette Luna Sette Luna specializes in rustic Italian fare complemented by an extensive selection of wine and global craft beer. Menu includes pizza, pasta, paninis, osso buco, Norwegian salmon, and grilled jumbo shrimp over risotto. The heated patio welcomes dogs. See Details
Amelia's Amelia's specializes in traditional Italian dishes served in a casual and comfortable setting with a gated patio that welcomes dogs. Diners can choose from steamed clams, fired calamari, minestrone soup, linguine bolognese, baked penne, eggplant parm, chicken piccata, and veal scaloppine. See Details
Bocelli's Italian Restaurant Bocelli's Italian Restaurant is pet friendly! They serve wonderful pizza and have an outside eating area and are very dog friendly. See Details
Cucina Tagliani Cucina is a family-owned eatery serving authentic Italian food since 1993. Patio is available to four-legged patrons, weather permitting.

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Scotti's Italian Eatery Traditional Italian cuisine in a family style atmosphere. The alfresco style back patio is quiet and dog friendly during the summer. See Details
Ted's Most Best Dog-friendly Ted's Most Best in Athens, GA, welcomes Fido to join you at an outdoor table in a covered seating area. This independent and locally owned restaurant serves10" artisan pizzas, panini sandwiches, subs, salads, beers on tap and more. The outdoor area also has a bocce ball court for adults! See Details
Caffe Prego The pet-friendly Cafe Prego has plenty of outdoor tables where you are welcome to bring your dog. In fact, Cafe Prego is named after the owner's beloved Golden Retriever. The Italian spot serves breakfast, lunch and dinner. Their breakfast menu is large and features many classic favorites from Eggs Benedict to pancakes. Lunch and dinner menus feature pizzas from the brick oven, and pastas like Lobster Cannelloni and Vegetable Lasagna. There are also paninis including the Scuzi Panino, with roasted mushrooms and red peppers, and the Baked Meatball Sandwich. If you are looking for something sweet, Cafe Prego has gelato and Italian desserts. Open 8am to 9pm. See Details
Anthony's Italian Restaurant Italian-American favorites such as paninis, pasta, and pizza. Outdoor seating is dog friendly. See Details
1285 Restobar Extensive menu of Italian and fresh seafood options, serving lunch and dinner with a full bar. Front umbrella sidewalk tables are dog friendly. See Details
Fratellie's Italian eatery and ice creamery with dog-friendly patio. See Details
Casa Bella Bring your dog to sit among the azaleas on the outdoor patio at this Italian restaurant in Aiken. Casa Bella serves pasta, grilled certified Angus steaks, and seafood paired with wine and drinks from the full bar. The menu features appetizers of stuffed mushrooms, bruschetta, a bowl of minestrone soup, Caprese salad, and jumbo lump crab cocktail. For the main course choose veal saltimbocca over angel hair pasta, linguine with sausage and peppers, grilled rosemary chicken with risotto and vegetables, or lobster ravioli in a sherry cream sauce. See Details