Dog Friendly Italian Restaurants in Ventura, CA

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

Pet Friendly Cafe Fiore
Cafe Fiore Cafe Fiore puts a contemporary spin on classic Italian cuisine. Varied lunch and dinner menus feature homemade crab cakes, fried parmesan chicken salad, margherita pizza, fresh gnocchi, braised lamb shank, and sesame encrusted seared Ahi runa. The intimate enclosed patio is dog friendly. See Details
Pet Friendly Margarita Villa
Margarita Villa You and your dog will love the views from Margarita Villa. The dog-friendly front patio faces the ocean and the back patio faces the marina. The kitchen serves a number of Mexican favorites, including nachos, hot wings, and some Margarita Villa specialties. The specials on the menu include a much-loved chile Verde plate, slow-simmered pork in a green tomatillo sauce, topped with diced onions and cilantro. Margarita Villa is open Sunday through Thursday from 11am to 9pm and Friday to Saturday from 11am to 10pm. See Details
Capriccio A self-proclaimed "inviting, sit-down bistro," Capriccio is a dog-friendly, authentic Italian restaurant serving Ventura locals and tourists alike. Capriccio offers two outdoor tables to dog owners wanting to dig into a plate of Crab Cannelloni stuffed with crab and ricotta cheese and topped with lobster cream sauce. Capriccio's menu includes starters, paninis, salads, pizzas, pasta dishes, and specialty entrees such as Chicken Picatta, Vegetarian Lasagna, Pollo Al Spiedo, and Eggplant Parmigiana. Frequent visitors recommend saving room for a glass of wine and a dessert. Capriccio is open Sunday through Thursday from 11:30am to 9:00pm and Friday and Saturday from 11:30am to 10:00pm. See Details
Meridians Eatery You can bring Fido to Meridians Eatery, where they provide three dog-friendly tables outside. This eclectic eatery serves pasta, gourmet pizza, sandwiches, salads, and a number of specials. One of the most popular pizzas on the menu is a vegetarian pie, topped with four kinds of cheese, onion, olive, bell pepper, mushroom, and tomato. If you'd rather a plate of pasta, you can try Meridian's Favorite, served with chicken, broccoli, and sun-dried tomato in a savory cream sauce. Meridians Eatery is open every day of the week from 11am to 9pm. See Details
Osteria Monte Grappa Rustic menu of Northern Italian fare & seafood dishes featuring many local, seasonal ingredients and a spacious, dog-friendly patio. See Details
Presto Pasta Presto offers hot subs, fresh salads, pizza, and favorites such as chicken picatta and Cajun chicken penne. patio seating is dog friendly. See Details
D'Amore's Pizza Italian chef makes incredible traditional italian food. Healthy pizza (80% less gluten, thin crust), Organic vegetables, hormone-free/steroid-free natural meats and Flour, Water & Olive Oil imported from Naples, Italy. Only location that serves alcohol. Outdoor seating. About $30 for two people and they will pour a little water for your pup. See Details
Nocciola Nocciola offers upscale Italian dining with ten dog-friendly tables. The staff requests diners call ahead before visiting with Fido to secure a table. The menu is composed of traditional and seasonal dishes made with locally-sourced, organic ingredients. Start off the night with a small plate like the Dolce Amara or Tartara. Pasta dishes include vegetarian ingredients and meat in dishes like the Plin with ox-tail ravioli. Larger mains feature chef specials with lamb, steak, duck breast, and more. You can also select to have the chef's five course tasting menu for the table. No Italian meal is complete without a glass of wine and Nocciola offers plenty. The restaurant is open Tuesday through Thursday from 5:30pm to 9:00pm, Friday through Saturday from 5:30pm to 10:00pm, and Sunday from 5:00pm to 8:00pm. See Details