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Dog Friendly Mexican Restaurants in California

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 Mexican restaurants in California that will welcome Fido to join you at an outdoor table. Bone appetit!

Pet Friendly Fred's Mexican Cafe in Old Town
Fred's Mexican Cafe in Old Town Fred's Mexican Cafe, located in San Diego, CA, is a dog-friendly Mexican sidewalk cafe where Fido is welcome to join you at an outdoor table and enjoy his own Doggie Menu. The $5 Doggie Menu includes Buddy's Bowl with chicken and fries, Snoopy's Scrambled with scrambled eggs, Chance's Chicken with grilled chicken, Baxter's Burger with a handmade patty, and Cujo's Carne with sliced carne asada. Humans can enjoy fajitas, enchiladas, salads, burritos, tacos, burgers and more. Don't forget the one of their house made margaritas to wash it all down. And save room for one of their desserts like the Flan & Bunuelos or the Churro Donut Tower! See Details
Pet Friendly Zorro's Cafe and Cantina
Zorro's Cafe and Cantina Dogs are welcome at Zorro's Cafe and Cantina, a Mexican restaurant in Pismo Beach, CA. Outside seating is pet friendly. See Details
Fish Gaucho California Mexican food with a raw bar and tequila bar. Dogs allowed on patio. See Details
Las Cambritas Las Cambritas has been serving scratch kitchen Mexican cuisine in Cambria, CA since 2002, offering delicious, fresh food, a festive ambiance, and dog-friendly patio seating. A creative menu includes avocado egg rolls, tequila steamed mussels, tacos, enchiladas, chili relleno, carne asada, paella, and jambalaya. See Details
The Seafood Zone The Seafood Zone specializes in Baja style Mexican food such as fish relleno, shrimp mojo, fish tacos, and Mexican hot chocolate. Patio seating is dog friendly.

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Las Brisas Las Brisas is a dog-friendly eatery in Laguna Beach, CA, where Fido can join you at a table on their open-air patio overlooking the ocean. They serve flavorful Mexican cuisine with a California spin. An innovative menu features items like fresh guacamole, grilled shrimp salad, classic ceviche, ahi poke, filet mignon and bacon tacos, and chimichurri skirt steak with fingerling potatoes and charred asparagus. See Details
Maya Restaurant The Maya has a wonderful menu full of tasty Mexican specialties. The outdoor patio is comfortable and dog friendly. See Details
Joe's Taco Lounge & Salsaria Pet-friendly Joe's Taco Lounge & Salsaria in Mill Valley, CA serves fresh Mexican cuisine like fish tacos & chipotle salsa. Fido is welcome at outdoor tables. Please note that alcohol is not served at outside seating. See Details
Cafe Reyes Perfect place to stop and eat at while driving home from the beach or Tomales Bay, and they are even dog friendly (at least outside). See Details
Picante Cocina Mexicana Mexican cafeteria style with homemade salsa & tortillas, vegetarian options, affordable prices. Fido is welcome at outdoor tables. See Details
Taco Temple Taco Temple, located in Morro Bay, CA, is a casual Mexican eatery that serves up a variety of delicious dishes. Choose from menu options including appetizers, tacos, burritos, tostadas, nachos, soups, salads, seafood, enchiladas, and more. Fido is welcome to join you at one of their pet-friendly outdoor tables while you enjoy your meal. Start off with an order of the Ceviche - fresh red snapper marinated in fresh lime juice with avocado, cilantro, tomatoes, and onions. Next, chow down on the Baja Tacos - tempura beer-battered cod fillets deep-fried to perfection with mango salsa and chipotle mayo. Or go for the Sweet Potato Enchilada with caramelized sweet onions, roasted poblano chilies, cotija cheese, warm tomatillo sauce, and toasted pumpkin seeds, served with rice, black beans, salad, guacamole, and sour cream. Taco Temple is open daily from 11am to 9pm. See Details
El Portal Mexican cuisine with outdoor seating that allows dogs. See Details
Puesto Mexican Street Food Fun spot for unique takes on tacos, bowls, and salads in a bright, breezy brick space. Dogs allowed at outdoor seating. See Details
Los Reyes Menu offers a variety of authentic Mexican dishes. Outdoor patio welcomes dogs. See Details
Tacolicious Tacos anchor a menu that extends to dishes such as beet salad with grapefruit and pumpkin seeds, tuna tostadas, grilled squid served Veracruz-style, albondigas, shrimp a la diablo, and toasted coconut flan. Outdoor seating welcomes dogs. See Details
Blue Coyote Grill Blue Coyote Grill, located in Palm Springs, CA, is a casual eatery that serves up a variety of delicious south-of-the-border fare. Fido is welcome to join you at one of their pet-friendly outdoor tables while you enjoy your meal. Start off with an order of the Tequila Prawns - grilled prawns and peppers in a spicy garlic and tequila butter. Next, chow down on the Carnitas - pork shredded in a banana leaf and topped with red chile sauce, served with sour cream, pico de gallo, and tortillas. Or go for the Grilled Chicken Sandwich with grilled chicken breast, cilantro aioli, roasted peppers, lettuce, and avocado on a jalapeno cheddar roll. Blue Coyote Grill is open Sunday through Thursday from 11:30am to 10pm, and Friday through Saturday from 11:30am to 11pm. See Details
J&R Tacos Fido can join you for tacos and drinks at the outdoor patio tables. See Details
Blue Plate Taco Blue Plate Taco is a beachy eatery offering salads, tacos, sizzling fajitas, salsas, and other Mexican favorites, plus drinks in downtown Santa Monica's Shore Hotel. Bring Fido to join you on the dog-friendly patio to take in ocean views while you enjoy a meal. Blue Plate Taco is open daily from noon to 10 pm. See Details
Baja Betty's Located on University in the hip and vibrant neighborhood of Hillcrest, Baja Betty's offers delicious Mexican and southwest cuisine, and dog-friendly outdoor seating. Menu features quesadillas, burrito bowls, fajitas, carnitas, carne asada, combo plates, and an extensive selection of margaritas, tequila, and signature cocktails to wash down all the delicious goodness. See Details
Casa de Bandini Formerly located on Old town San Diego, this second generation Casa de Bandini Mexican Restaurant is the essence of all the best of the Mexican culture; authentic Mexican food, fabulous mariachi entertainment, hot off the grill homemade tortillas, giant margaritas, and best of all, Fido-friendly outdoor seating. See Details
Fresh Agave Mexican Bar & Grill Fresh Agave Mexican Bar & Grill is a dog-friendly eatery in Palm Desert, CA, where Fido can join you at an outdoor table. The menu offers traditional and contemporary, homestyle Mexican dishes including a wide variety of drinks. See Details
En Fuego Cantina & Grill Enjoy the beauty of Del Mar and good Mexican food at En Fuego Cantina & Grille. Dogs are allowed in the bar and sidewalk seating areas. See Details
Roberto's Cafe Roberto's Cafe in Mammoth Lakes serves authentic Mexican cuisine and welcomes well-behaved dogs on the lovely, pet-friendly garden patio during the summer months. Enjoy a variety of traditional South of the Border eats at this spacious and festive setting. Roberto's Cafe is open from 11am to 10pm seven days a week. See Details
Charlie's Chili Restaurant Charlie's offers ocean views, home cook meals, all day breakfast and a pet friendly patio. Hard to beat combination in Newport Beach. See Details