Dog Friendly Italian Restaurants in Washington, DC

There are 22 pet friendly Italian restaurants in Washington that welcome dogs at their outdoor tables. 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 Washington. Bone appetit!

Pet Friendly Cafe Milano
Cafe Milano Dogs are welcome at more than ten tables at this Italian restaurant. Cafe Milano serves Southern Coastal Italian cuisine in a buttoned-up environment popular with Capitol Hill politicians and staffers. Menu items include al dente pasta dishes, beef tenderloin carpaccio, shrimp risotto, whole Dover sole with asparagus, and braised veal cheek. Classic Italian cocktails like Aperol Spritzes and Negronis are served in addition to signature cocktails and a good wine list. Cafe Milano is open Monday - Thursday 11:30am - 1:30am, Friday - Saturday 11:30am - 2:30am, Sunday 11:30am - midnight. Reservations recommended. See Details
Pet Friendly Osteria Morini
Osteria Morini Dogs are welcome at several outdoor tables on the outside of the patio at Osteria Morini. The restaurant serves Italian cuisine in a comfortable setting. Menu items include Italian cheese and cured meats platters, wood-grilled Branzino, grilled veal chops, and seasonal pasta dishes. Osteria Morini is open for weekday lunch, weekend brunch, and daily dinner starting at 11:30am Monday - Friday and 11am on Saturday and Sunday. See Details
Sette Osteria - Logan Circle Dogs are welcome at two outdoor tables on the patio at this Italian restaurant. Sette Osteria serves hot and cold antipasti, pasta dishes, pizzas, and grilled meats and fish. Sette Osteria is open Monday - Friday 11:30am - 10pm or later, Saturday - Sunday 11am - 10pm or later. See Details
Acqua al 2 Dogs are welcome at outdoor tables at this authentic Italian restaurant located in the heart of the historic Eastern Market in Washington, DC. Acqua Al 2's menu features Tuscan specialties like Florentine steak, spinach and ricotta cannelloni, Caprese salad, and gnocchi with a gorgonzola cream sauce. Acqua Al 2 is open Monday 5:30pm - 10:30pm, Tuesday - Sunday 11:30am - 2:30pm, 5:30pm�10:30pm. See Details
Pinstripes Pinstripes on Wisconsin Avenue NW has sixteen pet-friendly outdoor seating so you are welcome to bring your dog along. Pinstripes has bocce ball and bowling for diners, with a rotating list of craft beers from local breweries. The menu is American-Italian, with lunch and dinner dishes like Roasted Cauliflower Orecchiette Pasta, Yellowfin Tuna Flatbread, and Boneless Short Ribs. Stop in for lunch where they offer sandwiches, flatbreads, and combos like grinders and salads, or soups and salad. On Sundays, Pinstripes has a large brunch buffet with made to order omelets, a carving station, and much more. A complimentary mimosa is included. See Details
Flavio Restaurant Dogs are welcome at ten outdoor sidewalk tables at this Italian restaurant located in DC's Georgetown neighborhood. Flavio serves Italian food in a modern way. Popular menu items include bruschetta, seafood pizza, lobster Diavolo pizza, and filet mignon. Flavio is open Sunday - Thursday 11:30am - 10pm, Friday - Saturday 11:30am - 11:30pm. See Details
Lillies Restaurant & Bar Dogs are welcome at outdoor tables at this Italian restaurant. Lillies Restaurant & Bar serves lunch, dinner, and weekend brunch. Menu items include lobster ravioli, vegetable lasagna, and tri-color rotini in a pesto cream sauce. Lillies is open Monday - Friday 11am - 10pm, Saturday 9am - 10pm, Sunday 9am - 7pm. See Details
Alta Strada Dogs are welcome at outdoor tables at this authentic Italian restaurant. Alta Strada serves Italian wines and craft cocktails, antipasti, thin crust pizza, sub sandwiches, soups, salads, and pasta dishes at reasonable prices. Menu items include Margherita pizza, tagliatelle Bolognese, and tiramisu. Alta Strada is open Sunday - Thursday 11:30am - midnight, Friday - Saturday 11:30am - 1am. See Details
Campono Dogs are welcome at two outdoor patio tables at this authentic Italian restaurant. Campono serves Italian wood-fired pizzas, gourmet sandwiches and salads, and freshly-made gelato. Campono is open Monday - Friday 8am - 9pm, Saturday - Sunday 11am - 9pm. See Details
Tortino Restaurant Dogs are welcome at five outdoor tables at this Italian restaurant. Tortino Restaurant's menu features pan-seared scallops, carrot and ginger soup, lamb shank osso buco style, and black ink crab meat ravioli. Tortino Restaurant is open Monday - Friday at 11:30am, Saturday - Sunday from 11am. See Details
Cafe Romeo's Dogs are welcome at outdoor tables on the hookah patio at this Italian restaurant. Cafe Romeo's serves toast, omelets, bagels with cream cheese, and biscuit sandwiches for breakfast. For lunch and dinner, choose from gourmet salads, sandwiches, pita wraps, lavash wraps, and pizzas. Cafe Romeo's is open Monday - Thursday 11am - 3am, Friday - Saturday 11am - 4am, Sunday 11am - midnight. See Details
Arucola Dogs are welcome at more than ten outdoor tables at this Italian restaurant. Arucola's menu changes daily so that they can serve only freshest food. Representative menu items include See Details
Sette Osteria Dogs are welcome at several outdoor tables on the patio at this Italian restaurant. Sette Osteria serves hot and cold antipasti, pasta dishes, pizzas, and grilled meats and fish. Sette Osteria is open Monday - Friday 11:30am - 10pm or later, Saturday - Sunday 11am - 10pm or later. See Details
Centrolina Dogs are welcome at outdoor tables at this Italian food market selling veggies and pasta, coffee bar, and restaurant. Dogs are not allowed inside Centrolina at all; prepare accordingly. Centrolina serves simple Italian food in a relaxed environment. Menu items change daily; representative dishes include arugula salad tossed in a lemon vinaigrette with shaved parmesan cheese, wood-fired lamb steak with cauliflower and fingerling potatoes, orecchiette pasta with broccoli rabe, fennel sausage, anchovy, and garlic. Centrolina is open Monday - Thursday 7am - 11pm, Friday 7am - midnight, Saturday 8am - midnight, Sunday 8am - 11pm. See Details
Ghibellina Dogs are welcome at four outdoor tables at this Italian restaurant. Ghibellina specializes in Neopolitan-style pizzas and seasonal Tuscan dishes for lunch, dinner, and weekend brunch. Representative menu items include chicken liver pate bruschetta, Margherita pizza with buffalo mozzarella, bistecca alla Fiorentina, and lemon chicken. Ghibellina is open Monday 4pm - midnight, Tuesday - Thursday 11:30am - midnight, Friday 11:30am - 1:30am, Saturday 11am - 1:30am, Sunday 11am - 10:30pm. See Details
Casolare Ristorante & Bar Dogs are welcome at outdoor tables at this Italian restaurant popular for weekend bottomless Bellini brunches. Casolare Ristorante & Bar serves breakfast, lunch, dinner daily in addition to their weekend brunch. Menu items include Italian egg scrambles for breakfast, asparagus and pancetta pizza for lunch, and maltagliati pasta with Maryland crab and Fresno chilis for dinner. Casolare Ristorante & Bar is open Monday 7am - 9:30pm, Tuesday - Thursday 7am - 10pm, Friday 7am - 10:30pm, Saturday 8am - 10:30pm, Sunday 8am - 9:30pm. See Details
Trattoria Alberto Dogs are welcome at eight outdoor tables at this Italian restaurant. Trattoria Alberto's menu items include fried calamari, minestrone soup, linguine with clams, veal piccata, and chicken parmesan. Trattoria Alberto is open Monday - Friday 11:30am - 10:30pm, Saturday - Sunday 5:30pm - 10:30pm. See Details
Al Dente Dogs are welcome at more than ten outdoor tables at this Italian restaurant. Al Dente features house-made pasta, risotto, fresh fish and meat offerings along with Italian desserts and a selection of gelati. Al Dente also serves Neapolitan pizza from the restaurant�s brick oven. Al Dente is open daily from 11:30am - 11pm. See Details
Casa Luca Dogs are welcome at outdoor tables at this healthy Italian restaurant popular for power lunches and romantic date night dinners. Casa Luca seamlessly blends classic Italian cuisine with Spanish influences in their dishes. Popular menu items include lobster gnocchi fra Diavolo, Florentine porterhouse steak, halibut, and family-style Sunday suppers. Casa Luca is open Monday - Thursday 11:30am - 10pm, Friday 11:30am - 10:30pm, Saturday 5pm - 10:30pm, Sunday 5pm - 10pm. See Details
Italian Gourmet Deli Dogs are welcome at four outdoor tables at this Italian deli. Italian Gourmet Deli serves breakfast panini and omelets in the mornings, and sandwiches, salads, and pizza for lunch and dinner. Popular menu items include the Bacon Bomb Burger, Caprese Pizza, Roasted Eggplant Panini, and Cheesesteak Salad. Italian Gourmet Deli is open Monday � Friday 7am to 8pm, Saturday 8am - 4pm. See Details
Alba Osteria Dogs are welcome at several outdoor tables at this Italian restaurant. Alba Osteria offers an extensive salumi and formaggi counter, plus a selection of antipasti, house-made pastas, and Neapolitan pizzas. Alba Osteria is open Sunday - Thursday 11am - 9pm, Friday - Saturday 11am - 9:30pm. See Details
Modena Modena, located in Washington, DC, 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. Modena is open Monday through Thursday from 11:30am to 2:30pm, then 5pm to 10pm, Friday from 11:30am to 2:30pm, then 5pm to 10:30pm, and Saturday from 5pm to 10:30pm. See Details
Olazzo Ignore the fake fireplace and enjoy the big portions of delicious, wallet-friendly Italian fare. Pets welcome at outdoor tables. See Details
Dolce Veloce Dolce Veloce serves authentic Italian cuisine befitting the old world cafes of Sardinia and Venice. Dogs are welcome at outdoor tables. See Details