Dog Friendly Mexican Restaurants in Washington, DC

There are 21 pet friendly Mexican 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 Oyamel
Oyamel If you're craving for authentic Mexican food, the Oyamel is the place to be. Patio seating is dog friendly. See Details
Pet Friendly Cactus Cantina
Cactus Cantina Dogs are welcome at several outdoor tables but must be leashed outside of the fence at this Mexican restaurant near the National Cathedral. Cactus Cantina specializes in Mexican food and margaritas. Menu items include nachos al carbon, tortilla soup, taco salads, enchiladas, combination platters, vegetable fajitas, and Camarones Diablo. Cactus Cantina is open Monday - Wednesday 11am - 10pm, Thursday - Saturday 11am - 11pm, and Sunday 11am - 10pm (Sunday brunch is served until 3pm). See Details
California Tortilla California Tortilla has dog-friendly outdoor seating. Sample the wide variety of hot sauces for free. They validate parking too. See Details
Espita Mezcaleria Dogs are welcome at two outdoor tables at this Mexican restaurant and Mezcal bar. Espita Mezcaleria specializes in margaritas, ceviche, and tortillas made with freshly-cooked and ground corn from Mexico. Menu items include tacos, mole poblano, and tortas. Espita Mezcaleria is open for lunch, dinner, and the popular weekend bottomless brunch. Hours of operation are Monday - Thursday 11:30am - 11pm, Friday 11:30am - 2am, Saturday 10:30am - 2am, Sunday 10:30am - 10pm. See Details
Agua 301 Restaurant Dogs are welcome at more than fifteen outdoor tables at this contemporary Mexican restaurant. Agua 301 features modern cooking techniques alongside more than 50 tequilas and Mezcals, innovative margaritas and mouthwatering cocktails. Agua 301 is open Monday - Friday 11am - 11pm, Saturday - Sunday 10:30am - 11pm. See Details
District Taco District Taco is a dog-friendly restaurant serving quality Mexican food--Yucatan style to Washington locals and tourists alike. The taco restaurant offers four outdoor tables to dog owners wanting to dig into a plate of Nachos Borrachos alongside Fido. District Taco's menu is comprised of breakfast tacos, Huevos Rancheros, and a Breakfast Burrito, as well as lunch and dinner plates of tacos, burritos, salad, and quesadillas. See Details
Alero Mexican Restaurant Dogs are welcome at several outdoor tables at this U Street restaurant. Alero Mexican Restaurant's menu features nacho platters, queso fundido dip with chips, ceviche, fajitas, burritos, and taco salads. The restaurant also serves brunch that is popular for its bottomless mimosas and an all-you-can-eat buffet. Alero Mexican Restaurant is open Sunday - Thursday 11:30am - 11:30pm, Friday - Saturday 11am - midnight. See Details
Republic Cantina Republic Cantina, located in Washington DC, is a casual joint that serves up a variety of delicious Mexican-style fare. Fido is welcome to join you at one of their pet-friendly outdoor tables while you enjoy your day. Republic Cantina is open Monday through Thursday from 7am to 1pm, then 5pm to 11pm, Friday from 7am to 1pm, then 5pm to 12am, Saturday from 8am to 2pm, then 5pm to 12am, and Sunday from 8am to 2pm, then 5pm to 9pm. See Details
Alero Restaurant Dogs are welcome at several outdoor tables at this Dupont Circle restaurant. Alero Mexican Restaurant's menu features nacho platters, queso fundido dip with chips, ceviche, fajitas, burritos, and taco salads. The restaurant also serves brunch that is popular for its prix fixe menu that includes a variety of brunch options like breakfast burritos and omelets plus bottomless mimosas. Alero Mexican Restaurant is open Sunday - Thursday 11:30am - 11:30pm, Friday - Saturday 11am - midnight. See Details
Mission Dogs are welcome on the spacious patio at this Mexican bar and restaurant located in the Dupont Circle neighborhood. Mission is popular for daily happy hour specials and weekend bottomless brunches. The menu features enchiladas, tacos, Mexican street corn, margaritas, and quesadillas. Mission is open Monday - Wednesday 5pm until midnight, Thursday - Friday 4pm - 3am, Saturday 11am - 3am, Sunday 11am - midnight. See Details
El Tamarindo Dogs are welcome three outdoor tables at this Mexican and El Salvadoran restaurant. El Tamarindo's menu features margaritas, fajitas, pupusas, huevos rancheros, tamales, and chimichangas. It's a popular spot for late night dining, too. El Tamarindo is open Sunday - Thursday 10am - 2am, Friday - Saturday 10am - 5am in the morning. See Details
Jaco Juice & Taco Bar Dogs are welcome at several outdoor sidewalk tables at this Georgetown juice and taco bar. Jaco Juice & Taco Bar serves both juices and tacos in a fast-casual concept, so customers with dogs will need to leave Fido outside while they go inside to order and pay. Jaco Juice & Taco Bar's menu includes breakfast burritos, acai bowls, quesadillas, fish tacos, and a spinach colada smoothie. Jaco is open Monday 11am - 8pm, Tuesday - Sunday 9am - close. See Details
Taqueria & Rosticeria Fresca Fresca Taqueria, located in Washington DC, is a pet-friendly Mexican eatery where Fido is welcome to join you at an outdoor table. Their menu features tacos, burritos, fajitas, quesadillas, empanadas, guacamole, margaritas and much more. See Details
Tortilla Cafe Dogs are welcome at a few outdoor tables at this Mexican and El Salvadoran grill. Tortilla Cafe's menu features tamale platters, Salvadoran chicken sandwiches, Tex-Mex fajitas, and rotisserie chicken. Tortilla Cafe is open Monday - Friday 9am - 7pm, Saturday 8am - 7pm, Sunday 9am - 5pm. See Details
Taqueria Nacional Dogs are welcome at several outdoor garden tables at this DC taco joint serving fresh Mexican food and intoxicating margaritas. Taqueria Nacional is open Monday - Wednesday 11am - 10pm, Thursday 11am - 11pm, Friday 11am - midnight, Saturday 10am - midnight, Sunday 10am - 10pm. See Details
Johnny Pistolas Johnny Pistolas, located in Washington, DC, is a trendy Mexican eatery that serves up a variety of contemporary street fare. Fido is welcome to join you at one of their pet-friendly outdoor tables while you enjoy your meal. Johnny Pistolas is open Tuesday from 5pm to 11pm, Wednesday through Thursday from 5pm to 12am, Friday from 5pm to 3am, Saturday from 10:45am to 3am, and Sunday from 10:45am to 10pm. See Details
Rosa Mexicana Rosa Mexicana on 7th Street NW has fifteen pet-friendly outdoor tables, so you can bring your dog along to dine. This fine dining Mexican restaurant has a selection of upscale fare, with tacos, enchiladas, quesadillas, flautas, and more. Rosa Mexicana has house specialties, like Chile Poblano Relleno, Rollo de Pechunga, and Pescado Primavera. Dining with a group? Try the Three Feet of Tacos, with a dozen tacos in four different flavors. Stop in during the weekend for brunch, where you can order up Churros French Toast and Sopas Benedict, poached eggs over masa cakes. Speaking of Churros, you can get an order for dessert, with or without the creme tequila pairing. See Details
Baja Fresh Passionate about serving 'the freshest food in bright, clean environments,' Baja Fresh is a dog-friendly eatery serving Washington locals and tourists alike. Visitors wanting to enjoy its famous salsa made with locally grown, farm-fresh produce can do so alongside Fido at one of two outdoor tables. Baja Fresh's menu includes burritos, tacos, salads, and favorites such as its Baja Bowl, Fajitas, Nachos, and Quesadillas. Margaritas and Domestic Beer are available to wash it all down. 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
Chipotle Mexican Grill Founded on the idea that food served fast does not have to be a typical fast food experience, Chipotle Mexican Grill is a dog-friendly restaurant known for its burritos, tacos, bowls, and salads. Visitors to Washington with a craving for a customizable burrito bowl can dig in alongside Fido at one of Chipotle's five outdoor tables. The Grill's menu allows guests to choose from crispy corn or soft flour tacos, a bowl, burrito, or salad, then choose from steak, carnitas, chicken, barbacoa or sofritas, next, adding rice beans and fajita vegetables, and finally, topping it all off with salsas, lettuce, guacamole, and cheese. Please note that table service isn't available, so your dog will need to be tied up outside while you go in to order. See Details
Baja Fresh Passionate about serving 'the freshest food in bright, clean environments,' Baja Fresh is a dog-friendly eatery serving Washington locals and tourists alike. Visitors wanting to enjoy its famous salsa made with locally grown, farm-fresh produce can do so alongside Fido at one of six outdoor tables. Baja Fresh's menu includes burritos, tacos, salads, and favorites such as its Baja Bowl, Fajitas, Nachos, and Quesadillas. Margaritas and Domestic Beer are available to wash it all down. 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
Jaleo Jaleo brings authentic Spanish tapas and paellas to the Penn Quarter of Washington, DC. Dogs are welcome at five pet-friendly bistro tables in front of the restaurant. See Details
Mexicali Blues Inc Mexicali Blues Inc dishes out hearty Mexican fare to Clarendon locals. Dogs are welcome at outdoor tables. See Details
Taqueria Poblano Taqueria Poblano serves traditional homemade Mexican food in a casual, festive spot that welcomes dogs outside of the patio. See Details
La Caraquea Nibble on authentic, flavorful Venezuelan, Bolivian, and Chilean specialties at this cheerful Falls Church eatery. Dogs welcome at outdoor tables. See Details