Dog Friendly Italian Restaurants in Ohio

No need to leave Fido in the hotel room when you want to grab a bite! No matter where you're headed, we can point you towards great Italian restaurants in Ohio that will welcome Fido to join you at an outdoor table. Bone appetit!

Pet Friendly Scotti's Italian Eatery
Scotti's Italian Eatery Traditional Italian cuisine in a family style atmosphere. The alfresco style back patio is quiet and dog friendly during the summer. See Details
Pet Friendly A Tavola
A Tavola Eclectic menu includes sliders, meatballs, bruschette, and signature pizza. Dogs are welcome on the outside patio. See Details
D'Agnese's White Pond Akron Ohio The patio at D'Agnese's White Pond welcomes dogs on Tuesday nights April through September, weather permitting. A special doggie menu is also available.Enjoy dinning at one of Akron Ohio's finest Italian restaurants. Feast on an array of delicious offerings, such as stuffed peppers, tomato basil soup, eggplant parmigiana, penne and chicken, pan-seared scallops, and crab-stuffed shrimp. See Details
A Tavola Bar + Trattoria The eclectic menu includes sliders, meatballs, bruschette, and signature pizza. Dogs are welcome at outdoor patios. See Details
Ciao Bella Ciao Bella is a casual Italian restaurant with a warm, dog-friendly atmosphere. Visitors to Ciao Bella can head to one of its fifteen outdoor tables along the water to dig into a plate of home made pasta alongside their pooch. The restaurant's menu includes antipasti, soups, salads, pizza, sandwiches, pasta dishes, and specialties such as Eggplant Parmesan, Chicken Marsala, Filet Mignon, and Salmon Al Ferri. Diners with room for dessert can indulge in an after dinner drink and a Chocolate Caramel Layercake, Salted Caramel Gelato, Cannoli Amici or Ashely's Brown Butter Chocolate Chip Cookies. Ciao Bella is open Sunday through Thursday from 11am to 9pm and Friday and Saturday from 11am to 10pm. See Details
Moretti's of Arlington Authentic Italian cuisine such as eggplant parmesan, stone oven pizza, sausage lasagna, veal marsala, and salmon padrone. Outdoor seating area is dog friendly. See Details
Jimmy's Italian Specialties Jimmy's Italian Specialties is an award-winning, dog-friendly, specialty food retailer and place to grab lunch in Liberty Township. Dog owners can head to one of Jimmy's many outdoor tables to kick back and enjoy a slice of pizza while Fido lounges underfoot. The shop's menu includes subs, wraps, paninis, pizzas, pasta dishes, soups, salads, and more. Diners with room to spare can order one of its many cookies, cupcakes, or mini pastries such as cannolis, tortes, bars, tiramisu, cheese cake, brownies, or sfogliatelle. Jimmy's Italian Specialties is open Monday through Saturday from 9am to 6pm. See Details
V2 Wine Bar Trattoria A self-proclaimed "popular Downtown eatery," V2 Wine Bar Trattoria is a dog-friendly restaurant serving Youngstown locals and tourists alike. V2 offers six outdoor tables to dog owners wanting to dig into a bowl of Meatballs with Ricotta alongside their canine companion. The Trattoria's menu includes a range of small plates, cheese and meat boards, salads, burgers, paninis, handcrafted pizzas, pasta dishes, and more. Wines by the glass are available to top off your meal. V2 Wine Bar Trattoria is open Sunday from 12:00pm to 8:00pm, Monday through Wednesday from 11:00am to 9:00pm, Thursday and Friday from 11:00am to 2:30am and Saturday from 12:00pm to 2:30am. See Details
Cafe Toscano Cafe Toscano, located in Aurora, OH, is a romantic Italian eatery that serves up a myriad of delicious dishes. Choose from menu options including starters, soups, salads, pasta, seafood, steak, pork, chicken, pizza, sandwiches, and more. Fido is welcome to join you at one of their several pet-friendly outdoor tables while you enjoy your meal. Start off with an order of the Mussels Toscano sauteed with fresh garlic, olive oil, Chardonnay, and Tuscan seasoning. Next, chow down on the Pork Osso Bucco slow-roasted in a cabernet demi-glace, served atop a bed of wild mushroom risotto with grilled asparagus. Or go for the Roasted Vegetable Sandwich with grilled eggplant, zucchini, red peppers, fresh spinach, tomato, goat cheese, and balsamic, served with your choice of soup, salad, or fries. Cafe Toscano is open Monday through Thursday from 11:30am to 9pm, Friday through Saturday from 11:30am to 9:30pm, and Sunday from 4pm to 8pm. See Details
Piada Italian Street Food Piada Italian Street Food on Far Hills Avenue has several pet-friendly outdoor tables, so you can bring your pup along. This Italian street food spot has hand-rolled and stone-baked piadas, which are used as wraps for sandwiches like Fall Avocado and Tuscan. You can create your own pasta, or go for one of the specialty dishes including Basil Pesto and Diavolo. Depending on the season, you might find the Porchetta Sandwich or the Italian Trio Tasca. For something sweet, there are cannoli chips with creme filling dip. Wash it all down with an Italian Soda or Blood ORange Pomegranate Tea. Please note that table service isn't available, so your dog will need to be tied up outside when you go in to order. See Details
Padrino Padrino provides two dog-friendly patios with several tables where you and your pooch can dig into their Italian American cuisine. They are well-loved for the homemade Dark Star sauce which goes great with wings, chicken tenders, and barbeque. The menu also includes Italian standards like vegetable lasagna and vodka tortellini. Pizza lovers will find an eclectic assortment of gourmet pies like the Big Boi or the Chefs Forte. You'll also find hoagies, sandwiches, and beer. The restaurant hosts live music weekly. Padrino is open Monday from 11am to 9pm, Tuesday through Friday from 11am to 10pm, Saturday from 11am to 12am, and Sunday from 11am to 8pm. See Details
Angelo's Pizzeria Angelo's Pizzeria is an old-style family restaurant serving Italian fare, pizza, and ice cream to Kirtland locals and tourists alike. Visitors to Angelo's can bring Fido and head to one of its many outdoor tables to dig into a plate of Spaghetti and Meatballs alongside their pooch. The Pizzeria's menu is comprised of appetizers, salads, specialty calzones, sandwiches, subs, pizzas, and dinners such as Chicken Parmesan, and a Ravioli Dinner. Diners with room for dessert can indulge in Angelo's Own Cannolis. Angelo's Pizzeria is open Monday through Thursday from 11am to 10pm, Friday and Saturday from 11am to 11pm and Sunday from 12pm to 9pm. See Details
Piada Italian Street Food Piada Italian Street Food on N High Street has seven pet-friendly outdoor tables, so you can bring your pup along. This Italian street food spot has hand-rolled and stone-baked piadas, which are used as wraps for sandwiches like Fall Avocado and Tuscan. You can create your own pasta, or go for one of the specialty dishes including Basil Pesto and Diavolo. Depending on the season, you might find the Porchetta Sandwich or the Italian Trio Tasca. For something sweet, there are cannoli chips with creme filling dip. Wash it all down with an Italian Soda or Blood ORange Pomegranate Tea. Please note that table service isn't available, so your dog will need to be tied up outside when you go in to order. See Details
The Market Italian Village The Market Italian Village, located in Columbus, OH, is a casual eatery that serves up a variety of delicious dishes with a distinct Italian and Mediterranean influence. Choose from menu options including starters, small plates, salads, sandwiches, pizza, pasta, seafood, chicken, veggies, and more. Fido is welcome to join you at one of their five pet-friendly outdoor tables while you enjoy your meal. Start off with an order of the Batata Harra - fingerling potatoes with coriander, cilantro, smoked paprika, garlic, lemon, and harissa aioli. Next, chow down on the Pesto Pizza topped with basil, scallions, pancetta, lemon confit, and mozzarella. Or go for the Market BLT with duck bacon, butter lettuce, tomato, garlic aioli, and smoked salmon on sourdough bread. The Market Italian Village is open daily from 9am to 10pm. See Details
Mancy's Italian Grill Mancy's Italian Grill, located in Toledo, OH, is a casual eatery that serves up a variety of delicious fare. Fiod is welcome to join you at one of their pet-friendly outdoor tables while you enjoy some Italian cuisine. Start off with an order of the Shishitos - blistered peppers with fennel sausage and pickled onions. Next, chow down on the Bianco Pizza topped with bechamel, mascarpone, grana, pecorino, house mozzarella, ricotta, honey, pepper, and sea salt. Or go for the Veal Porterhouse served with corn and mushroom ravioli and truffle demi-glace. Mancy's Italian Grill is open Monday through Thursday from 11am to 10pm, Friday from 11am to 11pm, Saturday from 4pm to 11pm, and Sunday from 4pm to 9pm. See Details
Trattoria Vaccaro Trattoria Vaccaro, located in Akron, OH, is a classy Italian eatery that serves up a variety of delicious dishes. Choose from menu options including starters, soups, salads, pasta, chicken, seafood, veggies, pizza, 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 Crispy Calamari with roasted red peppers, Kalamata olives, banana peppers, Italian parsley, and spicy marinara. Next, chow down on the Fra Diavolo Pizza topped with banana peppers, spicy sausage, hot sauce, and burrata. Or go for the Roasted Salmon with fresh angel hair pasta, Roma tomatoes, and white wine butter broth. Trattoria Vaccaro is open Monday from 5pm to 9pm, Tuesday through Thursday from 11am to 9pm, Friday from 11am to 10pm, and Saturday from 5pm to 10pm. See Details
Forno Osteria and Bar Forno Osteria and Bar is a dog-friendly spot to find authentic, rustic Italian food and wine all centered around its custom, wood-burning oven, in Cincinnati. Forno offers seven first come, first serve tables to dog owners wanting to dig into an Heirloom Tomato Salad and a bowl of Fresh Artichoke Soup alongside their canine companion. Its menu is made up of appetizers such as a Blue Oven Bakery Bread Basket, Bruschetta, and Braised Honeycomb Tripe, soups, salads, pizzas, pasta, classics such as Prosciutto e Funghi, and The Four Seasons of Italy, and entrees such as Grilled Swordfish, Braised Beef Short Rib, Roasted Rack of Lamb, and more. Eggplant Parmigiana and Peperonata are two popular sides for the table. Forno Osteria and Bar is open Tuesday through Thursday from 5pm to 10pm, Friday from 5pm to 11pm, Saturday from 4pm to 11pm and Sunday from 9am to 2pm and 4pm to 9pm. See Details
Panini's Bar & Grill Paninis Bar and Grill is a pet-friendly place claiming, "whether you're heading to a Tribe game on a warm, spring night or going to the 'Q' to cheer on the Cleveland Cavaliers, Gateway Panini's is the best place to stop before or after the game." Dog owners wanting to kick back and relax over a cold beer with Fido underfoot can do so at one of the Bar and Grill's many outdoor tables. Paninis asks that guests with dogs tie their pooch up outside and come in to place their order. The Bar and Grill's menu includes appetizers, salads, sandwiches, burgers, wraps, Famous Panini's Pizza, and Overstuffed Sandwiches such as Tuna Salad, Genoa Salami, Steak and Cheese, and Cappicola. The Bar and Grill's full menu is available 11am to 10pm daily and paninis and pizza by the slice are available 10pm to 3am daily. See Details
Cafe Paradiso Boasting "the casual atmosphere of Tuscany, nestled in West Central Ohio," Cafe Paradiso is a dog-friendly Italian bistro and wine bar. Visitors to Cafe Paradiso can bring Fido and head to one of its two outdoor tables to dig into a Braised Beef Gourmet Pizza. The Italian cafe's menu is comprised of antipasti, soups, salads, calzones, gourmet pizzas, sandwiches, pasta dishes, and seafood, chicken, and beef entrees. Italian Soda, wine, and other beverages are available to wash it all down. Cafe Paradiso is open Monday through Thursday from 11am to 9pm and Friday and Saturday from 11am to 10pm. See Details
Piada Italian Street Food Piada Italian Street Food on Belden Village Street NW has five pet-friendly outdoor tables, so you can bring your pup along. This Italian street food spot has hand-rolled and stone-baked piadas, which are used as wraps for sandwiches like Fall Avocado and Tuscan. You can create your own pasta, or go for one of the specialty dishes including Basil Pesto and Diavolo. Depending on the season, you might find the Porchetta Sandwich or the Italian Trio Tasca. For something sweet, there are cannoli chips with creme filling dip. Wash it all down with an Italian Soda or Blood ORange Pomegranate Tea. Please note that table service isn't available, so your dog will need to be tied up outside when you go in to order. See Details
Pizzazz On the Circle Pizzazz On the Circle located in University Heights, OH is a casual Italian restaurant with a full bar and is dog-friendly. Your dog is welcome to join you at any of their twelve outdoor tables. They offer a wide variety of appetizers, pizza, calzones, salads, sandwiches, subs, tacos, and pasta. Pizzazz cooks old school hand pressed pizzas where you can select your sauce, toppings, and cheeses. Or try their Hawaiian Pizza with red sauce or Sicilian style with ham, pineapple, and provolone cheese. Or you could have a salad with Chicken Marsala which is sauteed and topped with provolone and marinara and served with a side of penne marinara. Pizzazz is open Monday through Saturday 11am to 10pm and Sunday 12pm to 9pm. Bar hours vary. See Details
Salumeria Di Torre Italian Deli and Market Salumeria Di Torre Italian Deli and Market, located in Canton, OH, is a casual joint 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 Florentino Panini with roast beef, spinach, artichoke, white bean spread, asiago, and sundried tomato remoulade on ciabatta. Or go for the Diavolo Chicken Sandwich with hot coppa, pepper salad, spicy aioli, lettuce, tomato, and pepper jack cheese on ciabatta. Salumeria Di Torre Italian Deli and Market is open Tuesday through Saturday from 11am to 4pm. See Details
Palermo's Palermo's is a dog-friendly restaurant serving fresh, homemade pizza and Italian classics to Dayton locals and tourists alike. Visitors to Palermo's with Fido in tow can head to one of its twelve outdoor tables to enjoy a slice alongside their canine companion. The restaurant's menu is comprised of appetizers, sandwiches, soups, salads, pasta dishes, calzones, stromboli, stuffed rolls, seafood, chicken, and veal entrees, and pizza. Palermo's is open Monday through Friday from 11am to 10pm and Saturday from 11am to 11pm. See Details
Giovanni's Giovanni's Pizzeria e Ristorante Italiano, located in Fairborn, OH, is a casual Italian eatery where Fido is welcome to join you at an outdoor table on the patio. Their menu features a variety of delectable dishes. Choose from menu options including appetizers, soups, salads, sandwiches, pizza, pasta, chicken, veal, veggies, seafood, and more. Fido is welcome to join you at one of their three pet-friendly outdoor tables while you enjoy your meal. Outdoor tables are popular, so calling ahead to check availability is encouraged. See Details