Dog Friendly Italian Restaurants in Tempe, AZ

There are 3 pet friendly Italian restaurants in Tempe that welcome dogs at their outdoor tables, and 33 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 Tempe. Bone appetit!

Pet Friendly Postino - Annex
Postino - Annex Postino, located in Tempe, AZ, is a casual Italian cafe 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. Start off with a glass of wine and an order of the Bounty with grilled cauliflower, asparagus, assorted veggies, Guindilla peppers, spicy Marcona almonds, herb-cucumber-cream dipping sauce, and smoked almond hummus. Next, chow down on the Autostrada Panini with sopresatta, Italian ham, cappicola, mortadella, provolone, arugula, tomato, and spicy pepper relish. Postino 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 Caffe Boa
Caffe Boa Caffe Boa specializes in artisanal cuisine prepared using locally sourced organic and all-natural ingredients. The diverse menu features meat and cheese plates, gazpacho, fried calamari, voodoo penne, Tuscan ribs, and steaks, plus an extensive selection of global wine and craft cocktails. Covered outdoor seating welcomes dogs. See Details
VinciTorio's Restaurant VinciTorio's is a neighborhood Italian restaurant offering traditional dishes in a warm, family-friendly setting with an outdoor patio that welcomes dogs. An authentic, hearty menu features fried ravioli, prosciutto wrapped asparagus, shrimp Caesar salad, spaghetti bolognese, eggplant rollatini, and veal Marsala, plus specialty pizza, cheesesteaks, stromboli, housemade gelati for dessert, and an extensive selection of Italian and California wine. See Details
Cucina Tagliani Cucina is a family-owned eatery serving authentic Italian food since 1993. Patio is available to four-legged patrons, weather permitting. See Details
Carrabba's Italian Grill Dogs are welcome to join you at outdoor tables to enjoy a delicious array of Italian style eats. Opens at 4pm Monday through Thursday and 11am Friday through Sunday. See Details
Postino - East Postino, located in Gilbert, AZ, is a casual Italian cafe 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. Start off with a glass of wine and an order of the Bounty with grilled cauliflower, asparagus, assorted veggies, Guindilla peppers, spicy Marcona almonds, herb-cucumber-cream dipping sauce, and smoked almond hummus. Next, chow down on the Autostrada Panini with sopresatta, Italian ham, cappicola, mortadella, provolone, arugula, tomato, and spicy pepper relish. Postino 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
Ciao Grazie This neighborhood pizzeria offers lunch and dinner with a distinctive wine menu in a casual setting. Menu options include hand-tossed pizzas, calzones, salads, and special dishes like filet mignon, salmon, and chicken Parmesan. Happy hour specials are available. Well-behaved, leashed dogs are welcome in outdoor seating areas, which can be limited. Please call ahead to ensure pet friendly seating is available. See Details
Sauce Pizza & Wine This laid back, family friendly pizzeria offers updated Italian classics with affordable wines in a fast casual, neighborhood setting. Sauce's menu includes kid-friendly options like mac & cheese, vegetarian and gluten free options, or traditional favorites like pepperoni pizza or meatballs. Leashed dogs are welcome at outdoor tables, which are limited. Please call ahead for availability. See Details
Pomo Pizzeria Gilbert Pomo serves classic Napoletana pizza along with antipasti, salads, and pasta. The covered wraparound patio (facing east and south) with misters for hot summer days welcomes dogs. See Details
North Italia North Italia is a charming neighborhood restaurant committed to the craft of handmade pasta and pizza. The from-scratch menu features dishes such as Strozzapreti with Bloomsdale spinach, Red Wine Glazed Short Ribs, and a variety of classic pizza combinations. Friendly, leashed pets are permitted in outdoor seating areas. See Details
Andreoli Italian Grocer Andreoli Italian Grocer is a classic Italian eatery with a menu sparking from the owner Giovanni's grandmother's recipes. Popular dishes include the porchetta, fresh clams, and the delectable Sfogliatelle. Other menu options include traditional Italian salads, sandwiches served on baguettes with side salads, and Tentazioni (Italian antipasti). Well-behaved, leashed pets are permitted in outdoor seating areas. Andreoli Italian Grocer is open from 10am to 9pm Monday through Saturday and is closed Sunday. See Details
Evo Evo is a sleek and cozy eatery located in the heart of Old Town specializing in timeless American dishes and classic Italian cuisine. The diverse menu features charred octopus, grilled pork belly, polpettine, mushroom risotto, bolognese, sirloin cap steak, Tuscan chicken, and pepperoni pizza, plus wine, draft beer, and signature cocktails. Dogs are always welcome at outdoor tables, but calling ahead is recommended to ensure availability. See Details
Crust Crust utilizes Old World Sicilian family recipes passed down from generations in a warm, inviting setting with cozy patio seating that accommodates dogs. The authentic menu features a variety of classic and modern dishes, including fried calamari, meatball sliders, eggplant parmigiana, linguine with clam sauce, rigatoni sausage, Italian hero sandwiches, and East Coast Grandma's pizza, plus a wide selection of wine from Italy and California. See Details
North Italia - Arcadia Bring your dog to join you on North Italia's patio while you dine on modern Italian cuisine. Handmade pasta and pizzas are popular and pair well with a handcrafted cocktail, Italian beer, or Super Tuscan wine. Don't miss the short ribs! North's dog-friendly patio is heated on cold nights. See Details
DeFalco's Italian Deli and Grocery DeFalco's is a family owned and operated Italian eatery that offers the highest quality fresh ingredients. Sliced meat and cheeses are available on request in addition to house-made Italian sausage and pasta sauces. The menu features hot and cold sandwiches, pizzas and calzones, soups, salads, and more. The cheese steaks are highly favored. The dog friendly patio is frequently utilized, so calling ahead is advised. Misters are provided on the patio seasonally. See Details
Bar NoRTH Bar North is a charming bar known for its relaxing outdoor seating and dog-friendly patio at Kierland Commons. Dogs are permitted at outdoor tables, which border a grassy area. Bar North offers Happy Hour specials and a wine list that includes red, white, rose, and sangria. Menu items include dishes such as strozzapreti, squid ink mafaldine, burrata tortelloni, and bolognese, which is their house specialty. See Details
Caffe Boa Caffe Boa's beautiful, dog-friendly patio has been voted Ahwatukee’s Favorite Patio in a setting with full-grown trees and multicolored plants and flowers. Menu items include beef medallions with garlicky smashed potatoes, spaghetti and meatballs, and chicken piccata. Caffe Boa is open for lunch and dinner on the weekdays and just for dinner on the weekends. Reservations are accepted; be sure to request a seat on the covered patio with your dog. See Details
Humble Pie This neighborhood pizza joint offers artisan pizzas, sandwiches, burgers, and salads in a casual laid back atmosphere. This unpretentious eatery includes a full bar with an expansive wine list and a comfortable outdoor seating environment for you and Fido. Well-behaved, leashed dogs are welcome at outdoor tables. Outdoor tables are highly coveted; please call ahead to ensure pet friendly availability. See Details
The Sicilian Butcher - Chandler The Sicilian Butcher in Chandler is a dog friendly eatery where Fido is welcome to join you at an outdoor table on the patio. This craft meatballs and charcuterie bar also has a wide variety of sandwiches and salads. See Details
Virtu Virtù provides a casual, yet intimate atmosphere for al fresco dining with a spacious, flower-filled patio. The 2014 James Beard nominee has a seasonal menu rooted in Mediterranean influences offering popular dishes like grilled octopus, inventive pasta, smoked dug, seared Ahi Tuna, and excellent desserts. Please note the restaurant typically closes between 2:00 PM and 5:00 PM. Friendly, leashed pets are welcome on the patio. See Details
Giuseppe's This family-owned eatery serves a variety of hearty and traditional Italian fare in a friendly neighborhood setting with a heated outdoor patio that welcomes dogs. The seasonal menu offers a variety of daily specials, including asparagus lasagna, butternut squash ravioli, veal osso buco, rigatoni, rapini and sausage. Those looking for a filing Italian meal in the heart of the desert will be happy they discovered Giuseppe's. See Details
Pane Bianco Since 2005, Pane Bianco has featured split focaccia sandwiches made with fresh, local ingredients ranging from heirloom tomatoes to house-made mozzarella and then baked to order in a wood-fired oven. The menu has expanded since opening and now also includes crisp salads, antipasti, and pizzas. Pane Bianco is frequently voted best sandwich in Phoenix. Dogs are welcome at outdoor picnic tables. Open daily. See Details
L'Amore Italian Restaurant L'Amore Restaurant is a dog friendly Italian restaurant with that is located in the heart of Phoenix. Sit on the tree-lined patio overlooking the Phoenix Mountain Preserves with your dog while you dine on Italian cuisine. Menu favorites include Caprese salad, spaghetti Bolognese, eggplant parmesan, and cioppino. L'Amore is open Monday through Saturday and reservations are accepted. See Details
Postino - Kierland Postino, located in Scottsdale, AZ, is a casual Italian cafe 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. Start off with a glass of wine and an order of the Bounty with grilled cauliflower, asparagus, assorted veggies, Guindilla peppers, spicy Marcona almonds, herb-cucumber-cream dipping sauce, and smoked almond hummus. Next, chow down on the Autostrada Panini with sopresatta, Italian ham, cappicola, mortadella, provolone, arugula, tomato, and spicy pepper relish. Postino 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