Dog Friendly Italian Restaurants in Apex, NC

There’s 1 pet friendly Italian restaurant in Apex that welcomes dogs at their outdoor tables, and 17 more nearby. 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 Apex. Bone appetit!

Pet Friendly Mamma Mia!
Mamma Mia! Dogs are welcome at two outdoor tables at this Italian restaurant located in a strip mall. Don't let the location fool you, Mamma Mia Bistro serves Italian food with a fine dining experience. The Italian cooks prepare dishes the old-world way for lunch and dinner. Mamma Mia Bistro's menu includes fried zucchini, calamari, antipasto salad, zuppa di pesce, chicken parmesan, pizza bianca, and baked lasagna. Mamma Mia Bistro is open Monday - Thursday 11am - 2:30pm, 4pm - 9pm, Friday 11am - 10pm, Saturday 1pm - 10pm. See Details
Pet Friendly Enrigo
Enrigo Italian bistro serves fresh pasta, pizza, and desserts. Outdoor seating area welcomes dogs. See Details
Bella Italia Menu includes sandwiches, chicken, veal, and seafood entrees, and a huge selection of gourmet and specialty pizza. Outdoor seating is dog friendly. See Details
Babymoon Cafe Babymoon Cafe is a casual fine dining eatery that serves up a variety of Italian style menu options. Choose from appetizers, salads, pasta, seafood, beef, chicken, sandwiches, calzones, strombolis, heroes, pizza, desserts, and more. Let Fido tag along for the day and you can snag a seat at one of their six pet-friendly outdoor tables to enjoy your meal. Start with a crisp glass of wine and an order of Spicy Grilled Shrimp finished with cayenne pesto aioli. Next, chow down on the Porcini Mushroom Ravioli - raviolis stuffed with porchini mushrooms and filet mignon sauteed with roasted roma tomatoes in a garlic-gorgonzola demi-glace. Babymoon is open Monday through Saturday from 11:00am to 10:00pm. See Details
J & S New York Pizza Serving the area since 1995, J & S offers made to order wings, subs, stromboli, calzone, NY style gourmet pizza, and pasta entrees. Patio seating is dog friendly. See Details
Bocci Trattoria & Pizzeria If you're been looking for a great place to go for Italian cuisine, check out Bocci Trattoria & Pizzeria, which has lots of pet-friendly outdoor tables where you and your dog can enjoy a delicious meal on a beautiful day. Try one of the Italian entrees or go for a pizza. They sell Chicago style deep dish, New York style, brick oven pizza, and "Nonna's Pizza", a square thin crust pizza. Build your own or choose a specialty pie like the Funghi pizza. Make sure to pair it with a drink from the extensive wine list. See Details
Positalia If you're looking for delicious and customizable Italian cuisine, check out Positalia, which has eight pet-friendly outdoor tables where you and your dog can enjoy a meal on a nice day. Positalia is a fast casual eatery that uses all natural meats and cheeses, as well as fresh vegetables to create their delicious foods. Try their "choose your own adventure" option, where you can choose a salad bowl, pasta, or piadina (similar to a wrap), pick a topping, and add sauces and dressings. Otherwise, you can get one of their classic Italian dishes like the chicken parmesan. See Details
Bocci Trattoria & Pizzeria Dogs are welcome at fifteen outdoor tables at this Italian restaurant and pizzeria. Bocci Trattoria & Pizzeria serves appetizers, soups, salads, gourmet pizzas, pasta dishes, seafood, and steaks. Menu items include Italian nachos, scallops au gratin, tomato bisque, pesto pizza topped with Italian sausage and sun-dried tomatoes, crab ravioli, and Tuscan short ribs. Bocci Trattoria & Pizzeria is open Monday � Thursday 11am � 9pm, Friday � Saturday 11am � 10pm, Sunday noon � 9pm. See Details
Vespa Dogs are welcome at more than fifteen outdoor tables at this Italian restaurant. Stop in for lasagna, pan seared salmon with mashed potatoes and asparagus, seafood spaghetti, or crab ravioli. Vespa is open daily from 11:30am - 10pm. See Details
Garibaldi Trattoria Garibaldi Trattoria is an Italian eatery that serves up delicious, authentic delicacies. Choose from menu options including appetizers, salads, soups, flatbreads, calzones, strombolis, sandwiches, pasta, veal, chicken, pizza, seafood, desserts, and more. Fido is welcome to join you at one of their pet-friendly outdoor tables (Garibaldi recommends calling ahead) while you enjoy an order of Calamari Fritti - fresh calamari and cherry peppers served with spicy marinara. Next, dig into the Spaghetti alla Carbonara - spaghetti with pancetta, eggs, cream, fresh summer peas, and Parmeggiano cheese sauce. Pizza enthusiasts should try the Toscana pie topped with fig jam, prosciutto di Parma, fresh mozzarella di buffalo, gorgonzola cheese, and topped with arugula and a balsamic reduction. Garibaldi Trattoria is open Monday through Thursday from 11:00am to 9:30pm, Friday through Saturday from 11:00am to 10:30pm, and Sunday from 11:00am to 9:00pm. See Details
Tuscanblue Restaurant Tuscan Blu is an upscale Italian restaurant in downtown Raleigh. They offer dog-friendly seating when the weather is nice so calling ahead is a good idea. Their menus feature a range of traditional Italian cuisine with pasta, seafood, veal, and several vegetarian options. Gluten free pasta is also avaiable upon request. You'll also find a carefully selected list of wine and beer. Tuscan Blu is open Tuesday through Friday from 11:30am to 2:30pm and then from 4:30pm to 10:00pm. The dinner menu is only served on weekends. They're open Saturday from 2:00pm to 10:30pm and Sunday from 2:00pm to 9:00pm. Reservations are highly encouraged. See Details
Tuscan Blu Tuscan Blu is open Tuesday through Friday from 11:30am to 10:00pm, Saturday from 2:00pm to 10:30pm, and Sunday from 2:00pm to 9:00pm. This casual yet elegant Italian eatery serves up a variety of authentic dishes prepared with fresh, locally sourced organic ingredients. Bring Fido along on your trip and snag a seat at one of their pet-friendly outdoor tables. Start your meal off with a light caprese salad with sliced tomatoes, sliced buffalo mozzarella, and fresh basil. For your meal, dig your fork into the Penne Alla Vodka, with shallots and salmon flambeed with Smirnoff vodka, and covered in a pink sauce. See Details
Pulcinella's Pulcinella's is an Italian eatery that serves up a myriad of dishes. Choose from menu options including appetizers, soups, salads, pasta, baked dishes, poultry, veal, seafood, pizza, calzones, strombolis, and more. Fido is welcome to join you at one of their three pet-friendly outdoor tables while you enjoy your meal. Try a slice of Pulcinella�s Special topped with Italian sausage, pepperoni, ham, beef, mushrooms, green bell pepper, onion, and black olives. Or savor their classic Lasagna - steaming layers of pasta, tomato sauce, a blend of Italian meats, ground beef, ricotta, Romano, and mozzarella cheese. Pulcinella's is open daily from 11:00am to 10:00pm. See Details
Vivace Vivace is open Monday through Thursday from 11:00am to 10:00pm, Friday through Saturday from 11:00am to 11:00pm, and Sunday from 11:00am to 9:00pm. This Italian eatery boasts a variety of menu options that will leave your mouth watering. Snag a seat at one of their pet-friendly outdoor tables and enjoy an authentic Italian meal with Fido by your side. Start with an order of brussels sprouts with diced apple. house cured pancetta, apple amaro vinaigrette, lemon crema, and spiced chili salt. Or try the warm kale salad with diced pear, gorgonzola, roasted pistachio, and white balsamic vinaigrette with vin cotto. For your meal, savor the Scallop Risotto with wild mushrooms, English peas, thyme, mascarpone, parmesan, truffle oil, and red sorrel! See Details
Bella Monica Italian Restaurant Bella Monica Italian Restaurant is a casual Italian eatery that serves up a wide variety of delicious, authentic cuisine. Choose from menu options including appetizers, soups, salads, sandwiches, flatbreads, pasta, baked dishes, pizza, calzones, strombolis, seafood, beef, chicken, and more. Fido is welcome to join you at one of their nine pet-friendly outdoor tables while you enjoy your meal. Start with an order of the Roasted Mushrooms with shiitake, oyster, and cremini mushrooms, organic egg, garlic-herb butter, and pecorino romano. Next, dig into the Wild Copper River Salmon with roasted cherry tomatoes, artichokes, spinach orzo, and caper burro. Or go for the Vongole Flatbread topped with clams, pancetta, oregano, garlic, extra virgin olive oil, and mozzarella. Bella Monica is open Monday through Thursday from 11:00am to 10:00pm, and Friday through Saturday from 11:00am to 11:00pm. See Details
Gravy Gravy is an Italian-American restaurant that focuses on homestyle recipes with modern twists. They offer two dog-friendly tables out front, so making reservations is highly encouraged. They offer a range of pastas, salads, sandwiches, and baked dishes. Gluten free options are available for many of the dishes upon your request. Gravy also served on the weekends from 11am to 3pm. Don't forget to check out their wine, beer, and cocktail list. Gravy is open Monday through Thursday from 11am to 10pm, Friday from 11am to 11pm, Saturday from 5pm to 11pm, and Sunday from 5pm to 10pm. See Details
Caffe Luna Located in downtown Raleigh, NC, Caffe Luna is a casual eatery that serves up Italian cuisine with a bit of Tuscan flair. Choose from menu options like appetizers, salads, pasta, seafood, beef, chicken, and more. Fido is welcome to join you at one of their three pet-friendly outdoor tables (available seasonally) while you enjoy your meal. Start with a refreshing glass of wine and an order of Portobella Ripieno - portobella mushroom stuffed with gorgonzola and tomato. Next, chow down on the Tortelli Crostacci - fresh pasta stuffed with lobster, crabmeat, and prawns, and sauteed in cream. Caffe Luna is open Tuesday through Friday from 11:30am to 10:00pm, and Saturday from 5:00pm to 10:00pm. See Details
D.P. Dough D.P. Dough is a dog-friendly restaurant serving calzones to Raleigh locals and tourists alike until 'crazy late.' D.P. Dough offers eight outdoor tables to dog owners wanting to dig into a Passing Zone calzone stuffed with breaded chicken, bacon, tomatoes, ranch, and mozzarella. The restaurant's menu includes wings, dunkers, tots, stix with a variety of toppings, and build your own and specialty calzones stuffed with meats, vegetables, chicken, steak, and classics such as BBQ Chicken, Italian, Maui Wowi, and more. Please note that table service isn't available, so your dog will need to be tied up outside when you go in to order. See Details