Dog Friendly Italian Restaurants in Jersey City, NJ

There are 5 pet friendly Italian restaurants in Jersey City that welcome dogs at their outdoor tables, and 167 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 Jersey City. Bone appetit!

Pet Friendly Porta
Porta Porta is an upbeat, modern Italian restaurant with two pet-friendly tables. Their menu highlights the specialty pizzas with vegetarian, vega, and meat options. They also serve house-made meatballs, pasta mains, salads, and signature sandwiches like the Pork Cutlet Parm. Porta serves an eclectic drink menu with wine, house cocktails, beer, and cordials. Brunch is served on Sunday from 11am to 4pm with live jazz from 12pm to 3pm. The kitchen is open Monday through Thursday from 4pm to 10pm, Friday from 4pm to 11pm, Saturday from 1pm to 11pm, and Sunday from 1pm to 10pm. The main floor is open Monday through Friday from 12pm to 2am and Saturday through Sunday from 11am to 2am. See Details
Pet Friendly Roman Nose
Roman Nose Roman Nose offers a couple of dog-friendly tables around the edge of the patio. Their menu emphasizes fresh ingredients in classic dishes with pizza, soups, pasta, and lots of options for both vegetarian and gluten free diners. Brunch is served Saturday and Sunday from 11am to 4pm, and they offer a full list of beverages including wine, beer, and cocktails. Roman Nose is open Tuesday through Friday from 12pm to 10pm and Saturday through Sunday from 11am to 10pm. See Details
Rita and Joe's Italian Resturant Rita and Joe's Italian Restaurant has cultivated a sense of loyalty from locals who love the restaurant's warm, charming atmosphere and homemade food. They offer five dog-friendly tables in the summer where you can enjoy an old school Italian meal with your pup. The menu includes favorites like bruschetta, spaghetti and clams, Chicken Montebianco, and seasonal risotto. They also host a large wine list. Rita and Joe's is open Monday through Thursday from 11:30am to 9:45pm, Friday from 11:30am to 10:45pm, Saturday from 12:00pm to 10:45pm, and Sunday from 12:00pm to 9:00pm. See Details
GP's Restaurant GP's Restaurant is an old school Italian restaurant just around the corner from the Hamilton Park Dog Runs. The restaurant offers a few dog-friendly tables during the summer. Their menu pays tribute to classic Italian cooking with standards like spaghetti and meatballs, eggplant rollatini, and veal saltimbocca. GP's also provides dedicated vegetarian and gluten free menus for diners with various dietary needs and preferences. GP's Restaurant in Jersey City is open for lunch Monday through Saturday from 11:00am to 3:30pm. Dinner is served Monday through Thursday from 5:00pm to 10:00pm, Friday through Saturday from 5:00pm to 11:00pm, and Sunday from 5:00pmto 9:00pm. Brunch is served on weekends from 11:00am to 3:30pm. See Details
Presto's Restaurant Presto's Restaurant is a no-frills Italian eatery with a hometown feel. They offer four dog-friendly tables in the summer so you and your pup can enjoy some comfort food. The menu covers all the bases with veal, chicken, seafood, and vegetable dishes. For days when you don't have time for a sit down meal, Presto's offers online ordering for a quick pick up or delivery. They are open Monday through Saturday from 5pm to 10pm. See Details
Sotto Voce After a brisk morning walk on the gorgeous grounds of Prospect Park, head west a couple of blocks to the corner of 7th Avenue and 4th Street to enjoy brunch at Sotto Voce. This Italian-style café offers a full menu of pastas, salads, and meat and fish entrees, all available at adorable outdoor tables that can accommodate you and your four-legged pal. See Details
Supper Supper serves up delicious Italian fare in a communal-seating setting. Cash only, pets welcome at outdoor tables during the summer. See Details
Angelina's Angelina's serves Staten Islanders upscale Italian fare with lovely waterfront views. Pets welcome at outdoor tables. See Details
Lasagna Ristorante East Side Lasagna offers sidewalk seating that welcomes dogs. Choose delicious homemade Italian dishes, including 17 different lasagnas baked to order, plus veal, chicken, fish, and pastas entrees. Opens daily at 12pm. See Details
Serafina Enjoy chic, high-end pizza at this popular spot on the East Side. Pets are welcome outside, but look out for crowds on busy nights! See Details
Luigi's Luigi's has tasty Italian plates and attentive service. Come for dinner or lunch and they'll make sure Fido has all the water he needs! See Details
Settepani Contributing to the Harlem Food Renaissance, Settepani's serves authentic Italian and Mediterranean dishes. Dogs are welcome outdoors during the summer. See Details
Caffe Buon Gusto Look no further than Caffe Buon Gusto for hearty, friendly Italian. A beautiful garden is sure to delight you and your pooch after your meal! See Details
Aleo Deliciously prepared Italian-Mediterranean food and an extensive menu makes Aleo a top choice. Small pets are welcome at the front patio tables. See Details
Leo's Latticini This extremely affordable and tasty deli is known for its homemade mozzarella. A great lunch spot near Shea Stadium. Pets welcome outdoors. See Details
Trattoria Spaghetto Trattoria Spaghetto dishes up classic Italian favorites and has lots of sidewalk tables where you and your pup can dine. See Details
Sambuca's Cafe & Desserts Enjoy cheesecake, cappuccino, and celebrity-spotting in this cozy Little Italy cafe. Pets welcome at outdoor tables. See Details
Basilico Basilico is a chic Northern Italian spot. Everyone leave satisfied. Outstanding in every way. BYO! Plus Fido can join you at outdoor tables, weather permitting. See Details
PT Casual Italian in a beautiful atmosphere is welcoming to humans and canines alike. See Details
Luciano's Luciano's takes a contemporary twist on Tuscan-style food. Hot spot for politicos and celebs but reasonably priced. Dogs are welcome at outdoor tables based on availability. It's recommended to call ahead to verify seating. See Details
Mezzogiorno This longtime eatery is widely considered the best Italian in SoHo. Enjoy people watching with Fido if you can snag an outdoor table. See Details
Tarallucci e Vino Relax and sip a hot chocolate at this cozy East Village cafe. Small entrees served, and pets are welcome outdoors during the summer months. See Details
Acqua at Peck Slip Authentic food and romantic atmosphere make dining at Acqua at Peck Slip like dining in a loving Italian home. Bring Fido during summer months and sit at an outdoor table. See Details
Scalino Scalino is a sure-bet for a great Italian dinner in a clean, clear environment. Summer time is the perfect time to bring Fido along and enjoy. See Details