Other Dog Friendly Restaurants in Cranford, NJ

There are 2 other pet friendly restaurants in Cranford that welcome dogs at their outdoor tables, and 27 more nearby. Need help to decide 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 Cranford. Bone appetit!

Pet Friendly Old City Cafe & Grill
Old City Cafe & Grill Old City Cafe and Grill is Lebanese restaurant offering a range of Middle Eastern cuisine. There are several dog-friendly tables outside along the sidewalk seating where you can dine with Fido. You can start with something light like hummas or one of their hot appetizers like falafel or arrayes. The entrees include an assortment of kebab platters, shawarma, and pit sandwiches. Don't forget dessert! The cafe offers homemade sweets like baklava. Wash it all down with some Turkish coffee or BYOB. See Details
Pet Friendly Lidia's Cuban Kitchen
Lidia's Cuban Kitchen Lidia's Cuban Kitchen is cooking up classic Cuban dishes with some local flavor. This location offers two small, dog-friendly tables outside so Fido can come along. The menu features favorites like the Cuban sandwich right alongside their take on a cheesesteak with the Cuban Steak Sandwich. Mains include ropa vieja, churrasco, paella, and other standards. Lidia's offers many gluten free and vegetarian dishes, too. After your meal, you can unwind with a delicious cortadito or Cuban cafe con leche. Lidia's Cuban Kitchen in Cranford is open Tuesday through Thursday from 11am to 9pm, Friday through Saturday from 11am to 10pm, and Sunday from 12pm to 7pm. See Details
Pita on Essex Pita on Essex is a dog-friendly restaurant serving North African cuisine to locals and visitors of Millburn, NJ. Fido is welcome to join you beside a sidewalk-facing table at the outdoor seating area. Open for lunch and dinner, try something completely new and unique such as the Moroccan Meat Cigar; fried phyllo dough filled with spiced meat. See Details
Istanbul Cafe & Restaurant Istanbul Cafe & Restaurant offers Mediterranean and Middle Eastern cuisine with five dog-friendly tables outdoors in Clifton, NJ. The food selections include a wide assortment of kebabs, pide, wraps, and breakfast options. The Turkish tea is particularly popular. All of their meat is certified halal, and their dishes are made from scratch. See Details
Campino Mercado Campino Mercado is a refined Spanish and Portuguese eatery in the Ironbound neighborhood of Newark, serving up steaks, seafood and specialties in a traditionally Portuguese setting. Fido is welcome on the large dog-friendly patio if the weather is warm; bring him along as you enjoy a hearty Surf and Turf or a light Salmao Grelhado (salmon grilled with rosemary). A selection of salads and appetizers, plus Portuguese specialties, rounds out the menu. Campino Mercado is open from 11:30am to 10:00pm Monday through Thursday, 11:30am to 11:00pm on Friday and Saturday, and 12:00pm to 10:00pm on Sunday. See Details
Bell Works Bell Works is a dog friendly, upscale food court. Dogs are welcome on the first floor and rooftop deck. Whatever you’re craving, you’ll find it on "The Block" section of the building. Their expansive dining hall, Bell Market, features a full roster of dining options, whether you’re in the mood for pizza, sushi or a fully-stacked deli sandwich. The options continue with Mexican restaurant Estrella Azul, Italian restaurant Mezza Luna, or The Hummus & Pita Co.’s homemade fresh Mediterranean cuisine and, if you’re ready for dessert, local-favorite Jersey Freeze has you covered. Be sure to check out Bar Bella, the rooftop bar! See Details
Spanish Pavillion Spanish Pavilion hosts a large number of pet-friendly tables on their spacious outdoor patio which is open during the warmer months. The menu highlights Spanish flavors and traditional dishes with specialties like paella, veal scaloppini, and empanadillas. Lots of their entrees feature veal, seafood, chicken, and steak. The restaurant also houses a full service bar so you can enjoy a martini or glass of wine with your meal. Spanish Pavilion is open Monday through Thursday from 11:30am to 10:00pm, Friday through Saturday from 11:30am to 11:30pm, and Sunday from 11:30am to 9:00pm. See Details
The Cuban Restaurant and Bar The Cuban Restaurant and Bar is a romantic and colorful restaurant. There are a few dog-friendly tables outside in their patio area where your pup can join you for a meal so long as Fido as leashed and sitting on the outside of the fence. The Cuban hosts special events and meal throughout the week with live music every Thursday and Sunday, a Sunset Dinner Monday through Thursday, and brunch on the weekends. They serve authentic Cuban cuisine like churrasco, ropa vieja, and pollo criollo along with innovative dishes. Lunch is served Thursday through Sunday from 11:30am to 3:00pm. Dinner is available Sunday through Wednesday from 4:00pm to 10:00pm and Thursday through Saturday from 4:00pm to 11:00pm. See Details
La Isla Restaurant La Isla Restaurant downtown is a colorful eatery with a diner feel and a menu full of Cuban cuisine. BYOB is encouraged, and you can bring your pup, too! They offer two dog-friendly tables outside. They offer weekly lunch specials like pollo asado, arros con pollo, ropa vieja, and lots of other classic plates. Breakfast is served Monday through Saturday, and brunch is served every Sunday from 10:00am to 3:45pm. La Isla Restaurant downtown is open Monday through Saturday from 7:00am to 10:00pm and dinner on Sunday from 5:00pm to 9:00pm. See Details
Samba Samba serves sizzling, authentic Brazilian dishes in a cozy setting. Bring Fido along to the two dog-friendly outdoor tables; they'll put a water bowl out for him while you enjoy Samba's protein-heavy menu of seafood, chicken, and pastries. Lunchtime features paninis on bread from the Balthazar Bakery, the Samba Salad with mango and caramelized pistachios, or a pared-down selection of Brazilian dishes such as the Bife a Cavalo: pan-fried sirloin steak, two fried eggs, sauteed collard greens and breaded, fried banana. At dinnertime, the selection of South American cuisine opens up; try a savory Camarao ao Alho e Oleo (shrimp sauteed with garlic) to start, then the Salmao ao Molho de Maracuja: grilled Atlantic salmon, passionfruit and seasonal vegetables. Samba is open 11:00am to 3:00pm for lunch Monday through Saturday, 5:00 to 9:30pm for dinner Monday through Thursday, and 5:00 to 10:00pm for dinner on Friday and Saturday evenings. See Details
The Bosphorus The Bosphorus prides themselves on preparing high quality, healthy Turkish and Mediterranean dishes with fresh and delicious ingredients. Take a seat at one of their twenty pet-friendly outdoor seats and enjoy a delicious meal on a beautiful day. They serve breakfast, lunch, and dinner, and they do allow alcoholic beverages, but it is BYOB. They've got lots of vegetarian options, as well as a large and varied menu, so anyone in your party can find something they love. The Bosphorus is open from Wednesday through Monday from 9am-11pm, and closed on Tuesdays. See Details
Xocolatz Xocolatz, located in Westfield, NJ, is a casual Spanish-inspired eatery that serves up a variety of delicious, authentic dishes. Fido is welcome to join you at one of their many pet-friendly outdoor tables while you enjoy your meal. Start off with an order of the Bananas By The Beach - fried ripe plantains topped with chorizo, fresh tomatoes, and green onions sofrito, then drizzled with chipotle mayo and fresh lime juice. Next, chow down on the Enchiladas Montes - seasoned slow-cooked pulled pork enchiladas with Spanish yellow rice, crockpot cilantro black beans, Spanish queso blanco, fresh avocado, green tomatillo sauce, and sour cream. Or stop in for lunch and order the Sandwich Cubano with seasoned roast pork, black forest ham, Swiss, pickles, and chipotle lime mayo on a toasted baguette, served with crispy plantain chips and a coconut passion fruit sauce for dipping! Xocolatz is open Sunday through Monday from 11am to 9pm, Tuesday through Thursday from 11am to 10pm, and Friday through Saturday from 11am to 10:30pm. See Details
The Green Chickpea Whether you're a fan of authentic Middle Eastern cuisine or you're just looking for a good vegan friendly restaurant, The Green Chickpea is the place to go. They have two small pet-friendly outdoor tables where you and your dog can enjoy a delicious meal. Dogs are no allowed inside, so someone will have to wait outside with your pup while you go in to order. The Green Chickpea features produce sourced from local farms and co-ops, as well as locally sourced organic chicken. Try the fresh baked pita or laffa, or make a delicious salad from the salad bar. The Green Chickpea is open every day from 9am-6pm. See Details
Mambo Tea House Mambo Tea House, located in Rutherford, NJ, is a casual Cuban-style eatery and Asian tea lounge serving up a variety of delicious dishes. Choose from menu options including appetizers, soups, salads, chicken, seafood, beef, pork, vegetarian dishes, mofongo, paella, sandwiches, and more. Also, choose from a myriad of teas including black, white, green, oolong, herbal, and rooibos. Fido is welcome to join you at one of their few pet-friendly outdoor tables while you enjoy your meal. Start off with an order of the Seafood Croquettes - shrimp and crab croquettes served with a coconut lime sauce for dipping. Next, chow down on Lulu's Oxtail - braised oxtail stew in a Caribbean Creole sauce, served with your choice of rice and beans or moro. Mambo Tea House is open Tuesday through Wednesday from 11am to 9pm, Thursday from 11am to 9:30pm, Friday from 11am to 10:30pm, Saturday from 12pm to 10:30pm, and Sunday from 12:30pm to 8pm. See Details
La Cocina La Cocina is a neighborhood Cuban restaurant, and the staff and owners pride themselves on using the highest quality and freshest ingredients available in all of their dishes, which are all made in house from scratch every day, including their sauces. Call for Manny before you go, and he will set up a pet-friendly outdoor table with a water bowl for your dog, and make sure to finish off your meal with one of their delicious coffee, tea, and espresso drinks. La Cocina is open from 10am-5pm Monday through Friday, and closed on Saturdays and Sundays. See Details
Koy Turkish Grill Koy Turkish Grill provides four pet-friendly tables for well-behaved dogs at the East Brunswick location. Their cuisine reflects the traditions of Turkish, Middle Eastern, and Mediterranean cooking. Some of the menu highlights are the hummus, crispy phyllo rolls, kebabs, and the falafel dinner. There are tons of vegetarian options to choose from along with lamb, chicken, and seafood. Lunch specials are served weekdays from 11:00am to 3:00pm. Koy Turkish Grill is open Sunday through Thursday from 11:00am to 9:00pm and Friday through Saturday from 11:00am to 10:30pm. See Details
Catas Catas is a nightclub and bar featuring colorful Spanish cuisine, a dancefloor, and two distinctly different bars on each side of the establishment. Dinner options range from cold appetizers and tapas to traditional meat entrees and side options. Fido is welcome to join on the large patio adorned with a colorful mural while you order bottle service or simply enjoy your meal. Fan-favorite tapas include the Dates wrapped in bacon and gorgonzola cheese and the Patatas Bravas: spicy potatoes in parsley and paprika aioli. Catas in Newark is open from 12:00pm to 3:00am seven days a week; the kitchen closes at 10:00pm Sunday through Thursday and 11:00pm on Friday and Saturday. See Details
Casa Nova Grill Casa Nova Grill is a Brazilian steakhouse dishing out various traditional meats, pasta, seafood, desserts, and appetizers. However, the highlight is the Rodizio; bring Fido along to two outdoor dog-friendly tables as you enjoy all-you-can-eat meats, including Picanha (sirloin), Filet Mignon, Beef Ancho (ribeye), Costela de Porco (pork ribs), and Cordeiro (lamb). A salad bar helps offset the pure protein of the Rodizio, and you can wash down your meats with a wide variety of pure and mixed juices, or a glass of sangria. Casa Nova Grill is open from 11:00am to 2:00am Monday through Wednesday, 11:00am to 3:00am Thursday through Saturday, and 12:00am to 1:00am on Sundays. See Details
Barbes Barbes, located in Hoboken, NJ, is a trendy Moroccan eatery 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. Start off with an order of the Confit De Canard - duck confit with beets, cucumber, and arugula salad. Next, chow down on the Crevettes Au Pistou - grilled shrimp with pesto couscous and coriander harissa sauce. Or go for the Kefta Tagine - lamb meatballs, French green peas, and Moroccan spices in a light tomato sauce. Barbes is open Tuesday through Wednesday from 4:30pm to 12am, Thursday from 4:30pm to 1am, Friday from 4:30pm to 2am, Saturday from 11am to 2am, and Sunday from 11am to 1am. See Details
Kings Food Market Kings Food Market in Bernardsville offers one dog-friendly table outside so you can enjoy one of their ready made meals with your pup. The store offers a gourmet selection of groceries, but also hosts a deli section with sandwiches, salads, pizzas, and other prepared dishes. There are several options for gluten free, vegetarian, and vegan guests. This location is open seven days a week from 7:30am to 9:00pm. See Details
Asana House Juice Bar Cafe GROOV Cafe and Juice Bar is a locally owned, dog-friendly cafe offering vegetarian dishes, fresh ramen, pho and a range of freshly made juices. GROOV has two tables outside for those wanting to bring a furry friend along as a healthy companion. Along with live music, the cafe offers three-day juice cleanses, gluten-free and vegan dishes and regularly adds new items to the menu. GROOV is open Monday through Friday from 7am to 9pm, Saturday from 9am to 9pm, and Sunday from 9am to 5pm. See Details
Smoothie King This smoothie spot on Mt Bethel Road has two chairs outside, so you are welcome to bring your pup along to dine. Smoothie King makes a variety of smoothies, with blends full of fresh fruits, proteins, and vitamins. There are dozens of options at Smoothie King, like the Original High Protein Banana, Greek Yogurt Pineapple Mango, and Immune Builder Pumpkin Spice. There are even just smoothies for those days when you need a sweet pick-me-up. Please note that table service isn't available, so you'll need to tie your dog up while you order inside. See Details
Gypsy Grill Gypsy Grill serves Middle Eastern and Mediterranean dishes from an intimate, downtown shop. There are four pet-friendly tables outside great for grabbing a bite with your pup. Their menu covers all the basics with kabobs, shawarma, falafel, hummus, and tasty desserts like baklava. Vegetarians and meat eaters alike with all find plenty to love on the menu. If you need a lighter meal, they also serve several salads and soups. Gypsy Grill is open Monday through Saturday from 11am to 1am and Sunday from 11am to 10pm. See Details
Kana Tapas Bar Kana Tapas Bar, located in New York, NY, is a casual Spanish eatery that serves up a variety of delicious dishes. Choose from menu options including tapas, soups, salads, seafood, steak, chicken, and more. Fido is welcome to join you at one of their four pet-friendly outdoor tables while you enjoy your meal. Try the Escargots broiled with butter garlic sauce, then chow down on the Paella - saffron rice with seafood, chicken, and sausage. Kana Tapas Bar is open Monday through Thursday from 5pm to 12am, and Friday through Saturday from 5pm to 4am. See Details