Dog Friendly Italian Restaurants in Piscataway, NJ

There’s 1 pet friendly Italian restaurant in Piscataway that welcomes dogs at their outdoor tables, and 52 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 Piscataway. Bone appetit!

Pet Friendly Al Dente
Al Dente Al Dente offers eight dog-friendly tables and a huge selection of authentic Italian favorites. They serve everything from antipasti to traditional veal dishes with an accompanying wine list by the glass or by the bottle. They also provide a selection of cognacs, Scotches, bourbons, and more. Lunch is served Monday through Friday from 11:30am to 2:30pm. Dinner is offered Monday through Thursday from 5:00pm to 10:00pm and Friday through Saturday from 5:00pm to 11:00pm. See Details
Pet Friendly Angelina's
Angelina's Angelina's serves Staten Islanders upscale Italian fare with lovely waterfront views. Pets welcome at outdoor tables. See Details
Cafe Graziella Cafe Graziella doesn't grab your attention from the outside, but their home style Italian eats will make you and Fido regulars in no time. 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
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
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
Teresa Caffe Teresa Caffe offers five dog-friendly tables along the edge of their patio where Fido can sit on the outside of the fence while you dine. Their menu includes fresh made pizzas, pasta, and sanwiches for lunch and dinner. Their mains include roast chicken, salmon, and skirt steak. Don't forget to pair your meal with one of their many wines. On the brunch menu, Teresa Caffe served standard breakfasta options along with their unique breakfast pizzas with ingredients like wild mushrooms, scrambled eggs, and truffle oil. Teresa Caffe is open Monday through Thursday from 11am to 11pm, Friday from 11am to 12am, Saturday from 9am to 12am, and Sunday from 9am to 10pm. See Details
Villa Maria Villa Maria is a casual Italian eatery with four pet-friendly tables where you can take your order to go to eat with Fido. The menu includes cheesesteaks, pizza, pasta, burgers, wraps, and seafood entrees. Don't forget to check out the daily lunch and dinner specials, too! Villa Maria is open Sunday from 11:30am to 9:30pm, Monday through Thursday from 10:00am to 10:00pm, Friday from 10:00am to 11:00pm, and Saturday from 11:00am to 11:00pm. See Details
Brooklyn Boys Pizza and Deli Brooklyn Boys is a casual Italian joint where well-behaved dogs are welcome at their eight pet-friendly tables available when the weather is nice. Their menu includes pizza, calzones, stromboli, and subs as well as starter snacks like buffalo wings. Some of the crowd-pleasers include their meatball parmigiana sub or their old fashioned tomato pies. Brooklyn Boys is open Monday through Saturday from 10am to 10pm. See Details
Ciao Bello Ciao Bello offers a huge outdoor seating area with lots of dog-friendly tables so Fido can join you for an Italian meal. The diverse menu highlights many of the classic dishes of Italy with focaccia sandwiches, traditional pasta dishes, personal pizzas, and seafood. Many of their items can be made gluten free upon request to accommodate various dietary needs and preferences. Ciao Bello is open Monday through Thursday from 11am to 10pm and Friday through Sunday from 11am to 11pm. See Details
Olive Lucy's Kitchen Table Olive Lucy's Kitchen is an Italian and Portuguese-fusion eatery offering pasta, protein entrees, seafood, salads, and creative appetizers. Fido is welcome to join at three dog-friendly tables at the front of the location while you explore the unique combination of Portuguese and Italian cuisines. Plan to order three courses; pick out the Homemade Fried Meatballs topped with shaved reggiano and Pecorino Romano cheeses, the Burgundy Poached Pear Salad with shaved Fennel, caramelized walnuts and grape tomatoes, then end your night with a twelve-ounce Portuguese Dry-Rubbed NY Strip Steak. Wash it all down with a glass of house-mixed Sangria, or BYOB. Olive Lucy's Kitchen is open Tuesday through Thursday from 11:30am to 2:30pm, then 5:00 to 9:00pm; Friday and Saturday from 11:30am to 2:30pm, then 5:00 to 10:00pm; and Sunday for dinner-only, from 4:00pm to 8:00pm. See Details
Metro North Metro North bar and grill provides a dozen pet-friendly tables where small dogs are welcome to dine. The menu highlights Italian cooking with house specials like saltimbucca and pork chop giamobotta. Pasta, seafood, personal pizzas, and black Angus burgers also feature. Brunch is served on Sunday from 11am to 2pm with champagne, Bloody Marys, mimosas, and bellinis. Their drink menu includes a wide selection of wines along with house cocktails and several beers. Metro North is open Monday through thursday from 11am to 10pm, Friday through Saturday from 11am to 12am, and Sunday from 11am to 9pm. See Details
Aunt Butchies of Brooklyn Aunt Butchies of Brooklyn, located in Staten Island, NY, is a casual Italian eatery that serves up a myriad of delicious dishes. Fido is welcome to join you at one of their eight pet-friendly outdoor tables while you enjoy your meal. Start off with an order of the Mozzarella Caprese Aunt Butchie Style with layered mozzarella, tomato, basil, and roasted peppers, with red and green pesto. Next, chow down on the Penne Alla Vodka with smoked pancetta, onion, and vodka in a pink sauce. Or go for the Salmon served with shiitake mushrooms in a balsamic reduction with arugula and fried potato. End on the perfect sweet note with the Nutella Creme Brulee - Nutella and strawberry creme brulee topped with brown sugar and walnuts! Aunt Butchies of Brooklyn is open Tuesday through Wednesday from 11am to 9pm, Thursday through Saturday from 11am to 10pm, and Sunday from 11am to 9pm. See Details
Amalfi's Restaurant and Bar Amalfi's Restaurant and Bar is a casual Italian eatery with six pet-friendly tables. The dine in menu covers pizza, paninis, pasta, and classic dishes with veal, chicken, and seafod. Dinner specials include the Veal Ossobuco and the Surf n' Turf. Amalfi's offers a large menu of wine, sangria, cocktails, and beer with sixteen brews on tap. If you stop by on a Thursday night, be sure to check out their burgers and brews special. Amalfi's is open Monday through Thursday from 11:00am to 11:00pm, Friday through Saturday from 11:00am to 12:30am, and Sunday from 11:30am to 10:30pm. See Details
Osteria Cucina Rustica Osteria Cucina Rustica provides an upscale, Italian eating experience with old world charm. There are many pet-friendly tables on the patio where small dogs are invited to dine with their owners. The menu reflects timeless Italian dishes with gluten free and whole wheat pasta available upon request. Favorites include the bronzini, bistecca, and grilled octopus. Osteria Cucina Rustica serves various cocktails and a diverse wine list. The restaurant is open for lunch Wednesday through Saturday from 12:00pm to 4:00pm. Dinner is served Monday through Thursday from 5:00pm to 10:30pm, Friday through Saturday from 5:00pm to 11:30pm, and Sunday from 3:00pm to 10:00pm. See Details
Bensi of Old Bridge If you've been looking for somewhere to get tasty Italian cuisine, then look no further than Bensi of Old Bridge, which has ten pet-friendly outdoor tables where you and your dog can enjoy a delicious meal on a beautiful day. Bensi serves classic Italian dishes, including salads, pasta, Italian entrees, and grilled selections. They also have a gluten free and low fat menu for diners with dietary restrictions. Bensi of Old Bridge is open from Sunday through Thursday from 11am-11pm, and Friday and Saturday from 11am-12am. See Details
Esposito's Meats & Deli Esposito's Meats and Deli is a quintessential Italian deli with two dog-friendly tables outside. Patrons turn to Esposito's for homemade sausages, soppressata, proscuitto, mozzarella, and more. If you're stopping by for a meal, the menu offers a large selection of fresh subs, sandwiches, salads, and daily specials like their Crab Chesapeake Chicken. They also serve breakfast with a range of omelets, sandwiches, and platters. Esposito's Meats and Deli is open Monday through Friday from 8am to 6pm and Saturday from 8am to 3pm. See Details
Ferraro's Ferraro's, located in Westfield, NJ, is a casual eatery serving up a variety of delicious Italian-style cuisine. Choose from menu options including appetizers, soups, salads, pizza, pasta, veggies, seafood, chicken, veal, pork, steak, and more. Fido is welcome to join you at one of the two pet-friendly tables available on the end of the patio while you enjoy your meal. Start off with an order of the Shrimp and Avocado with sauteed shrimp, cannellini beans, cherry peppers, fresh herbs, and roasted plum tomato sauce. Next, tuck into the Giuseppe Pizza - a whole wheat crust topped with diced chicken cutlet, fresh mozzarella, tomatoes, baby arugula, and balsamic reduction. Or go for the Stuffed Gnocchi with a truffle mushroom duxelles, served with pan-seared filet mignon tips, asparagus, cherry tomatoes, Madeira wine, and mascarpone. Ferraro's is open Monday through Thursday from 11am to 9:30pm, Friday through Saturday from 11am to 10:30pm, and Sunday from 11am to 9pm. See Details
La Campagna La Campagna is a picturesque Italian restaurant offering an expert chef's takes on classic Italian dishes such as pasta, salads, soups, chicken and lamb dishes, and seafood. Fido is welcome to join on the small but dog-friendly patio. La Campagna is BYOB; pick out a new favorite wine from the bottle shop across the street, and pair it with the Vitello alla Limone: veal Scaloppini in butter, white wine, and capers, plus a Salad Caprese with Buffalo Mozzarella cheese and caper berry. Don't miss the Classic Tiramisu dessert either. La Campagna is open in Morristown from 11:30am to 10:00pm Monday through Friday, 5:00pm 10:00pm on Saturday, and 4:00pm to 9:00pm on Sunday. See Details
Cafe Gallo Cafe Gallo is a neighborhood Italian restaurant with five dog-friendly tables outside. They offer classic dishes, a family style menu, and take out. Some of their specialties include gnocchi, baked ziti, eggplant rollatini, and their personal pizzas. The restaurant is BYOB so you can bring your favorite bottle of wine to enjoy with your Italian meal. Cafe Gallo is open Monday through Saturday from 10:30am to 10:00pm an dSunday from 11:00am to 9:00pm. See Details
Alfonso's Hillsborough Alfonso's Hillsborough is a unassuming pizza parlor and Italian restaurant with two dog-friendly tables. Although their exterior may be humble, locals rave about their specialty pizzas and homemade dishes. The menu includes numerous classic pasta dishes like spaghetti carbonara and penne vodka. Along with pasta, you'll find subs, baked dishes, and paninis. They also serve unique pizzas like the BLT. If you don't have time for a sit down meal, Alfonso's is happy to provide take out or delivery. They are open Monday through Saturday from 11:00am to 10:30pm and Sunday from 3:00pm to 9:00pm. See Details
Alfie's Ristorante Alfie's Ristorante, located in Warren, NJ, is an intimate Italian eatery serving up delicious cuisine in a casual, comfortable atmosphere. Choose from menu options including appetizers, soups, salads, pasta, chicken, veal, steak, seafood, and more. Fido is welcome to join you at one of their many pet-friendly outdoor tables while you enjoy your meal. Start off with an order of the Carpaccio di Manzo - thinly sliced prime aged black Angus served over rugola, with shredded parmesan and truffle oil. Next, chow down on the Cavatelli Del Mezzadro with homemade cavatelli, fresh veggies, sundried tomatoes, garlic, and olive oil. Or go for the Pollo Tropea - chicken with hot and sweet peppers, onions, black olives, and a touch of marinara. Alfie's Ristorante is open Monday through Friday from 11:30am to 10pm, Saturday from 4pm to 10pm, and Sunday from 4pm to 9pm. See Details
Pizza Oven Mamma Mia Pizza Oven Mamma Mia is a small but bustling Italian restaurant with three dog-friendly tables available in nice weather. Their menus cover all the basics of casual Italian dining with pizza, pasta, subs, wraps, and classic entrees. You can order a personal pizza or get a whole pie to share. They also offer online ordering if you need a quick meal or pick up. Pizza Oven Mamma Mia is open Monday through Saturday from 10am to 10pm. See Details
Trattoria Bolu Trattoria Bolu is a neighborhood Italian restaurant with a modern feel and an emphasis on ingredients from local farms. Many of their items come with a gluten free option so they are accessible to diners with various dietary needs. There are two dog-friendly tables outside when the weather is nice so you can dine with Fido. The menu features small plates with options like bruschetta or homemade meatballs. Main plates include sub sandwiches, brick oven pizza, and paninis. Their dedication to craft and organic fare extends to their drink selection which includes cane sugar sodas, homemade lemonades and teas, and coffee. Trattoria Bolu is open Monday through Thursday from 11:30am to 9:30pm, Friday through Saturday from 11:30am to 10:00pm, and Sunday from 12:00pm to 8:00pm. See Details