Dog Friendly Italian Restaurants in San Jose, CA

There are 4 pet friendly Italian restaurants in San Jose that welcome dogs at their outdoor tables, and 18 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 San Jose. Bone appetit!

Pet Friendly Layla's Bistro
Layla's Bistro Layla's features a menu consisting of Italian dishes created from old country recipes that have survived the test of time, such as New York stromboli, chicken Parmesan, and lobster ravioli. Outdoor tables welcome dogs. See Details
Pet Friendly Vito's New York Trattoria
Vito's New York Trattoria Vito's Trattoria is a dog-friendly authentic Italian restaurant serving family recipes to locals and tourists alike. Vito's has two outdoor tables available for dog owners looking to dig into a plate of pasta alongside their pooch. The Italian restaurant's menu includes appetizers, salads, soups, chicken dishes, pasta, seafood, veal, steaks, lunch sandwiches, pizzas, seafood, beers on draught and bottled. Diners with room for dessert can enjoy one of its many options including an Apple Crisp, Gelato, Banana Royal, and Auntie's East Coast Cheese Cake. Vito's Trattoria is open Monday through Friday from 11:00am to 2:30pm and 4:30pm to 9:00pm and Saturday from 5:00pm to 9:00pm. See Details
Tomatina You can find fresh Italian dining at Tomatina in San Jose. Fido can join you for a meal at this location where there are five dog-friendly tables outside. The menu offers a wide selection of classic Italian dishes with mains like pasta, flatbreads, pizza, and baked dishes like Chicken Marsala. The beverage selection features an extensive list of Californian and Italian wines along with classic cocktails, beer, and coffee. Daily specials include half off bottles of wine on Tuesday evenings and free kids' meals on Thursday. See Details
The Old Spaghetti Factory Located in the historic San Pedro Square, The Old Spaghetti Factory is a family-friendly chain serving traditional Italian favorites and dog-friendly outdoor seating. Just be sure to check-in and alert the hostess you are there. See Details
Tootsie's At The Stanford Barn Tootsie's At The Stanford Barn is an authentic Italian cafe with great service and dog-friendly seating. See Details
Piatti Piatti's water bowl will be a hit with your pup and their spinach-ricotta ravioli is considered one of the best around. Patio is dog friendly. See Details
Spalti Ristorante Spalti Ristorante has a pet-friendly patio and Northern Italian cuisine like Linguini Con Gamberi and Pollo Spedini. Mama Mia! See Details
Pezzellas Villa Napoli Pezzellas Villa Napoli offers authentic Italian dishes and New York style pizza. Quaint outdoor patio welcomes dogs. Just call ahead if bringing Fido. See Details
La Strada La Strada is a pizza lovers dream with streetside seating for you and your dog. See Details
Tigelleria Organic Restaurant Tigelleria is a great organic restaurant with dog-friendly seating available. See Details
Caffe Riace Caffe Riace offers Italian cuisine with tastes of Sicily. Well behaved, leashed pets may on the outdoor patio. See Details
Betto's Bistro Betto's Bistro, located in Morgan Hill, CA, is a casual joint that serves up an assortment of delicious Italian fare. Choose from menu options including appetizers, soups, salads, sandwiches, pizza, pasta, chicken, seafood, steak, lamb, and more. Fido is welcome to join you at one of their nine pet-friendly outdoor tables while you enjoy your meal. Start off with an order of the Shrimp and Watermelon Salad with applewood bacon-wrapped shrimp, grilled watermelon, pistachios, feta, arugula, and mint vinaigrette. Next, chow down on the Pasta Primavera with seasonal veggies, tomatoes, mushrooms, organic kale, olives, capers, scallions, garlic, oregano, basil, and linguine pasta. Or go for the Beef Stroganoff with grilled tri-tip, wild mushrooms, onions, and asparagus simmered in a red wine cream sauce served over tri-color cheese tortellini with sour cream. Betto's Bistro is open Monday through Friday from 10am to 9pm, and Saturday through Sunday from 8am to 9pm. See Details
Nonno's Italian Cafe & Wine Bar Nonno's Italian Cafe & Wine Bar is a dog-friendly restaurant in Los Gatos. They welcome pets at outdoor tables whenever the weather is nice. See Details
Joe's Corner Located in a historic building, which was once an ice cream shop in the front and cigar bar in the back, Joe's Corner is an authentic Italian deli serving both tourists and locals in a dog-friendly environment. Visitors to Joe's wanting to dig into a Kourt's Kickin' Chicken sandwich can do so alongside their furry friend at one of its three outdoor tables. The deli's menu includes coffee, breakfast items such as French Toast, Hash and Eggs, and a Breakfast Sandwich, soups, salads, a variety of signature sandwiches such as the Roasted Vegetable, Meatball Sandwich, Turkey Pesto Panini, Italian BLT, and a Reuben. Specialty beers, locally sourced, are available to wash it all down. Joe's Corner is open Tuesday through Friday from 6:30am to 9:00pm and Saturday and Sunday from 8:00am to 7:00pm. See Details
Aldo's Ristorante & Bar Aldo's Ristorante and Bar, located in Los Gatos, CA, is a casual Italian eatery that serves up a variety of delicious cuisine. Choose from menu options including starters, soups, salads, seafood, chicken, steak, veal, pasta, paninis, and more. Fido is welcome to join you at one of their nine pet-friendly outdoor tables while you enjoy your meal (calling ahead is advised, as they occasionally rent out the patio.) Start off with an order of the Polenta con Funghi - baked polenta with mushrooms, topped with gorgonzola cheese. Next, chow down on the Ravioli d� Aragosta - lobster ravioli with baby shrimp in a champagne cream sauce. Or go for the Specialita Di Jovanna - veal scaloppine with porcini mushrooms, truffle paste, and cream. Aldo's Ristorante and Bar is open Monday through Thursday from 11:30am to 9pm, Friday from 11:30am to 10pm, and Saturday from 5pm to 10pm. See Details
Strizzi's Restaurant Strizzi's Restaurant in Fremont offers classic Italian dining with a modern atmosphere. This location provides eight dog-friendly tables so you can dine with Fido. The menu features familiar fare like pasta and classic entrees. House specials include large plates like Rigatoni Bolognese or Oven Baked Lasagna. Strizzi's Restaurant also offers an early dining menu before dinner, and brunch is served on the weekends. The beverage menu offers a diverse selection of beer and wine to accompany your Italian meal. See Details
Trattoria 360 Located in downtown Campbell, Trattoria 360 provides breakfast, lunch, dinner, and an extensive wine list. This restaurant is home to a few dog-friendly tables on the heated patio for you and Fido to enjoy classic Italian cuisine. See Details
Mio Vicino Mio Vicino on Benton Street has four pet-friendly tables outside. You can bring Fido along with you to indulge in some Italian favorites from the varied menu on offer. One of the most popular items on the menu is the chicken cannelloni: fresh homemade pasta filled with chicken, mushrooms, spinach, quattro formaggi, and oregano in a marsala cream sauce, baked with mozzarella and topped with toasted pine nuts. If pizza is more your thing, you could try the Pizza of Fire, topped with linguica, jalapeno peppers, and garlic. See Details
Scopazzi's Scopazzi's, located in Boulder Creek, CA, is an upscale eatery that serves up a variety of delicious Italian fare. Fido is welcome to join you at one of their pet-friendly outdoor tables while you enjoy your meal. Scopazzi's is open Wednesday through Saturday from 11:30am to 10pm, and Sunday from 11:30am to 12am. See Details
Tomatina You can find fresh Italian dining at Tomatina in Santa Clara. Fido can join you for a meal at this location where there are eight dog-friendly tables outside. The menu offers a wide selection of classic Italian dishes with mains like pasta, flatbreads, pizza, and baked dishes like Chicken Marsala. The beverage selection features an extensive list of Californian and Italian wines along with classic cocktails, beer, and coffee. Daily specials include half off bottles of wine on Tuesday evenings and free kids' meals on Thursday. See Details
Ristorante Don Giovanni Ristorante Don Giovanni, located in Mountain View, CA, is a casual joint that serves up a variety of delicious Italian cuisine. Choose from menu options including appetizers, soups, salads, pasta, veal, chicken, seafood, paninis, steak, lamb, and more. Fido is welcome to join you at one of their six pet-friendly outdoor tables while you enjoy your meal. Start off with an order of the Oysters Rockefeller topped with sauteed spinach, bacon, and parmesan cheese, baked to perfection, and drizzled with beurre blanc. Next, chow down on the Fettucine Alla Villana with veal, artichokes, peas, and sun-dried tomatoes in a wine sauce. Or go for the Gamberi Alla Mediterranea - tiger prawns sauteed in garlic, olive oil, olives, fresh tomato, mushrooms, green onions, feta cheese, and wine. Ristorante Don Giovanni is open daily from 11am to 10pm. See Details
Il Fornaio Il Fornaio is located on Cowper Street in Palo Alto. They provide five pet-friendly tables outside. An Italian restaurant with an authentic menu, their chefs proudly prepare a number of pizzas, soups, pasta dishes, and even some items from the rotisserie and grill. Among the numerous real-Italian favorites on offer is their ravioli alla lucana: organic spinach ravioli filled with Italian sausage, ricotta, grana padano, and fennel, topped with fresh tomatoes, spicy tomato sauce with imported peperoncino, pecorino pepato cheese, and fresh basil. See Details