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 Located in Old Town, Fred’s Mexican Cafe combines the best of traditional Mexican cuisine and a healthier style of California cooking. Dogs will love eating items from the dog menu like Jacko’s Huevos (scrambled eggs, $3) and Leo’s Carne Bowl (sliced carne asada, $5) at outdoor tables that are pet friendly. Fred's uses the best meats, top sirloin steak, boneless skinless chicken breast, and mahi mahi. All sauces and salsas are made fresh daily at the restaurant using the freshest ingredients. Pro tip: If you print off the flyer listed in the photos section of this page and bring it in, your pup eats free! See Details
Pet Friendly Baja Betty's
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
Park Chalet Garden Restaurant Park Chalet in San Francisco has a huge lawn out back with tables and is one of the best dog-friendly restaurants in the city. 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. 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
Cascal Cascal is pet friendly! Indoor and outdoor bar -- as well as a full tapas menu featuring traditional Latin Cuisine. See Details
Las Cambritas Las Cambritas has been serving scratch kitchen Mexican cuisine in the central coast region 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
Nopalito Nopalito offers fresh Mexican dishes and a semi-enclosed outside eating area that is dog friendly. Enjoy a beer with your pup. See Details
The Blue Agave The Blue Agave restaurant is dog friendly-offering water bowls and dog cookies. Don't miss the great nachos and margaritas. 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
Fresh Agave Mexican Bar and Grill Fresh Agave offers a menu of traditional and contemporary homestyle Mexican dishes including a wide variety of drinks. The outside dining area welcomes dogs. See Details
Roberto's Cafe Roberto's Cafe serves authentic Mexican cuisine and welcomes well-behaved dogs on the lovely 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
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
Fish Gaucho California Mexican food with a raw bar and tequila bar. Dogs allowed on patio. See Details
Casa Blanca Authentic Mexican food and a massive tequila bar with over 120 varieties. See Details
Zendejas Mexican Grill Zendejas Mexican Grill serves a variety of Mexican favorites and welcome dogs on their outdoor patio. See Details
East Patio Mexicano East Patio Mexicano does Mexican food the right way. Every taco, burrito, enchilada, quesadilla, flauta, and fajita is handmade with fresh ingredients. And with 150 types of tequila, a margarita to your liking is just a mixing away. Dogs are allowed at outdoor tables. See Details
Agave Maria's Sizzling fajitas, grand burritos, and duck quesadillas are just three of the delicious offerings on Agave Maria's extensive menu of Mexican favorites. Outdoor seating is dog friendly. See Details
Wahoo's Fish Taco Lovely taco joint in San Diego with dog-friendly seating. Wahoo's Fish Taco also offers some nice local beers. See Details
Picante Cocina Mexicana Mexican cafeteria style with homemade salsa & tortillas, vegetarian options, affordable prices. Fido is welcome at outdoor tables. See Details
Espiau's Espiau's is pet friendly, serving up great Mexican food. Outside there is a large patio with heaters, TVs and a new outside bar. Patio is dog friendly. They will even bring your pup water & treats! 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
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
Los Agaves Great food and dog friendly. They have just a few outside tables but we were there on a Sat afternoon and there were a couple of open tables. It was ok for our small dog to sit in one of the chairs. A definite plus to being dog friendly is the fantastic food! See Details