Dog Friendly Italian Restaurants in Princeton, NJ

There are 3 pet friendly Italian restaurants in Princeton that welcome dogs at their outdoor tables, and 23 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 Princeton. Bone appetit!

Pet Friendly Teresa Caffe
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
Pet Friendly Metro North
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
Osteria Procaccini Osteria Procaccini boasts a menu full of both classic and contemporary Italian bites made with in the spirit of authenticity. There are several dog-friendly tables on their large outdoor patio. They offer salads, paninis, pizza, and small plates like Mamas Meatballs. Several of their dishes are gluten free or vegetarian to accomodate various dietary needs. This Kingston location is open Monday through Thursday from 11:30am to 9:00pm, Friday through Saturday from 11:30am to 10:00pm, and Sunday from 4:00pm to 9:00pm. See Details
DeAnna's Restaurant & Bar DeAnna's is a classy little pasta house with a pleasant atmosphere. Three-course dinner specials on Tuesdays. Offers a water bowl to Fido! 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
Mamma Mia's Great Italian restaurant. good fried calamari Chloe the Akita approved and pasta dishes as well as pizza. Dog friendly at outdoor patio. I brought a friend with his Akita and the hostess brought her a bowl of water. Our waitress Joanne said people bring their dogs to the outdoor patio frequently. 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
LA Cena The Italian eatery La Cena Ristorante has four outdoor pet-friendly tables. In business for over sixteen years, La Cena is serving fine dining Italian food. The restaurant is making homemade gnocchi and the panchetta for the Bucatini Amatriciana. Previous diners recommend the Veal Parmigiana. There are beef, chicken, veal and fish dishes like Grilled Dover Sole and Filet of Salmon. If you stop in for lunch, there's a special express menu for those on a time crunch. Open Monday through Thursday 11:30am to 9:00pm, Friday 11:30am to 10:00pm, and Saturday 4:30pm to 10:30pm. Closed on Sunday. 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
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
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
DiNapoli's DiNapoli's, located in New Hope, PA, is a casual Italian eatery and market that serves up a variety of delicious fare. Fido is welcome to join you at one of their pet-friendly outdoor tables while you enjoy your meal. Try the Dino Hoagie with prosciutto, fresh mozzarella, tomatoes, and fresh basil on a brick oven baguette. Or go for the Chicken Parmigiana with penne pasta, chicken cutlet, homemade bread crumbs, marinara sauce, mozzarella, sharp provolone, and grated Locatelli Romano cheese. DiNapoli's is open Monday through Thursday from 10:30am to 8pm, Friday through Saturday from 10:30am to 9pm, and Sunday from 10:30am to 7pm. See Details
Capuano's Flemington Capuano's in Flemington is a classic Italian restaurant with three dog-friendly tables so you can dig into some pasta with your pup. You can expect to find casual dishes like paninis, subs, and burgers on the menu along with traditional pasta, seafood, chicken, and veal dishes. They also serve pizza, stromboli, and calzones with lots of custom options. Capuano's is open Monday through Thursday from 10:30am to 10:00pm, Friday thorugh Saturday from 10:30am to 11:00pm, and Sunday from 11:30am to 10:00pm. See Details
Lenny's Pizza and Pasta Lenny's Pizza and Pasta is a BYOB restaurant with one dog-friendly table. They specialize in casual Italian and American fare with pizza by the slice, steak sandwiches, pasta, and handhelds with lots of customizable options. The menu also includes dinner portions with entrees like shrimp parmigiana and veal francese. Lenny's is open Monday through Thursday from 10:30am to 10:00pm, Friday through Saturday from 10;30am to 11:00pm, and Sunday from 11:00am to 9:30pm. See Details
Francesco Pizzeria and Restaurant Francesco Pizzeria and Restaurant is a family-owned Italian eatery with four dog-friendly tables available in the warmer weather. The menu reflects the family's Sicilian roots with pasta entrees, pizza, and speciatly heros. You can find mains with chicken, seafood, and vegetarian options. This location in Burlington is open Sunday through Monday from 10am to 12am, Tuesday through Thursday from 10am to 2am, and Friday through Saturday from 10am to 4am. See Details
Rocco's Pizza and Restaurant Rocco's Pizza and Restaurant specializes in familiar Italian fare. The restaurant has seven dog-friendly tables and a full menu of comfort food dishes. The options include sub sandwiches, pastas, pizza, chicken, veal, and seafood. House specials include signature sandwiches like the Fat One with chicken and eggplant or the Rocco's Favorite with chicken, peppers, and eggs. Rocco's Pizza and Restaurant is open Monday through Thursday from 11am to 9pm, Friday through Saturday from 11am to 10pm, and Sunday from 12pm to 9pm. See Details
Francesco Pizzeria & Restaurant Francesco Pizzeria & Restaurant is a pet-friendly business serving dishes prepared from recipes passed down by four generations of Italian chefs. Visitors to the restaurant can sit with their pet at one of four outdoor tables. The menu ranges from sandwiches and seafood to pasta and vegetarian dishes, to cannoli imported from Italy. Located in the center of Milltown, Francesco's is open Monday through Saturday from 11am to 10pm, and Sunday from 12pm to 9pm. See Details
DiNapoli's DiNapoli's is a beloved local Italian deli that has been recognized for their outstanding meatballs, lunches, and sandwiches. There are three dog-friendly tables outside so you and your pup can stop by to try their food for yourself. They offer an eclectic selection of sandwiches, hoagies, paninis, pasta dishes, and American sandwiches. One of their most popular items is the Ol' Blue Eyes sandwich with meatballs, marinara sauce, and grated Locatelli Romano cheese on a brick oven roll. DiNapoli's is open Monday through Thursday from 10:30am to 7:00pm, Friday through Saturday from 10:30am to 8:00pm, and Sunday from 10:30am to 6:00pm. See Details
TRE Fratelli There are a couple of dog-friendly tables at Tre, where they have been serving modern Italian cuisine since the 1970s. On the menu, their strombolis are stuffed with mozzarella cheese and served with a side of sauce. ALternatively, you can check out their specialty pizza, the Italian Flag, piled with garlic oil, longhots, sausage, spinach, plum tomato sauce, and drizzled with roasted red pepper aioli. Tre is open Monday through Thursday from 11am to 9pm, Friday to Saturday from 11am to 10pm, and Sunday from 12pm to 8pm. See Details
Scotto's Ristorante Italiano Scotto's Ristorante Italiano is a well-loved local restaurant with ten pet-friendly tables. Their menu features traditional pasta dishes and a custom option so you can have your pick of noodles and sauce style. They also host a selection of house paninis, classic sandwiches, and various pizzas. Scotto's is open Sunday through Thursday from 10am to 10pm and Friday through Saturday from 10pm to 11pm. See Details
Al Fresco's Al Fresco's is a casual, BYOB Italian restaurant with five dog-friendly tables for well-behaved pups. The menu includes subs, cheesesteaks, focaccia sandwiches, and salad. Perhaps the most popular items on the menu are their pizzas which can be customized or ordered from their selection of red and white pizzas. They also serve a wide variety of entrees with pasta, chicken, seafood, and more. Al Fresco's is open Sunday through Thursday from 11am to 9pm and Friday through Saturday from 11am to 10pm. See Details
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
Villa Borghese II Villa Borghese II offers four dog-friendly tables on their covered front porch for you and your pooch. The menu is composed of pizza, pasta, subs, burgers, and other casual bites. They serve various specialty pizzas like the cheesesteak pizza or the buffalo chicken pizza. You'll also find entrees that feature seafood, veal, and chicken. When you don't have time to dine in, Villa Borghese II is available for take out and delivery, too. They are open Monday through Saturday from 11:00am to 9:30pm and Sunday from 12:00pm to 8:30pm. See Details