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

Pet Friendly The Brewhouse Santa Barbara
The Brewhouse Santa Barbara Situated just a few blocks from the Santa Barbara Channel, the dog-friendly Brewhouse offers an array of innovative dishes, in-house craft brews, and outdoor patio seating. Sample from over 20 different ales and lagers to help wash down delicious options such as tiger prawns, Cobb salad, trip-tip sandwiches, grilled bratwurst, pan seared ahi, bacon-wrapped filet mignon, and beef stroganoff. As an added bonus, Fido can dine on the special doggy menu. Opens daily at 11am. See Details
Pet Friendly Bluewater Grill Seafood Restaurant & Fish Market
Bluewater Grill Seafood Restaurant & Fish Market Make no bones about it, Bluewater Grill Seafood Restaurant & Fish Market in Temecula is as crazy about dogs as they are about the freshness of their seafood! You can dine together on their beautiful patio, where your pooch can enjoy fresh bowls of water and complimentary dog bones. They also have a special Dog Menu, with dishes like "House Made Bark Treats" and "Meat 'Roaff," that your pup will be sure to love! See Details
Stuft Pizza Bar & Grill Stuft Pizza Bar & Grill is a dog-friendly restaurant in La Quinta, CA, where Fido is welcome to join you at an outdoor table on the patio, with misters to keep you cool in the summer. Their menu includes not only pizza, but also fresh salads, seafood, burgers, steak, tapas, craft beers, and a wine list from around the world. See Details
The Forge The Forge, formerly known as Forge in the Forest, is a bistro-style eatery in Carmel, CA, where Fido is welcome to join you on their dog-friendly patio named, The Pound Patio. Pooches may order specialty items from their own Canine Cuisine menu. The patio is heaters and has fireplaces for chilly nights. The restaurant features gourmet dishes for lunch and dinner such as San Francisco style fondue, chicken satay lollipops, curry chicken paninis, Margherita pizza, fettuccine Alfredo, skirt steak and more. The Canine Cuisine menu offers items such as a cup of kibble, the Hot Diggity Dog, a Quarter Hounder, and Hen House Chicken Strips. See Details
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 dog 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
Lazy Dog Restaurant & Bar Lazy Dog Restaurant & Bar is a dog-friendly eatery in Temecula that serves up a variety of delicious American fare. Fido is welcome to join you at one of their outdoor tables while you enjoy your meal. While your pup peruses his own menu with options like hamburger patties or grilled chicken and brown rice, humans can chow down on the unique PB & J Burger - a grilled half-pound burger topped with candied bacon, Havarti cheese, peanut butter, grape jelly, lettuce, tomato, onion, and pickles! See Details
Stone Brewing World Bistro & Gardens - Liberty Station Stone Brewing World Bistro and Gardens - Liberty Station is a dog-friendly craft brewery committed to sustainability and the art of brewing. Dog owners wanting to try a beer from the place once called the "All-time Top Brewery on Planet Earth," by BeerAdvocate Magazine can do so alongside Fido at one of the Bistro's many outdoor tables. The World Bistro and Gardens menu includes items inspired by cultures around the world and its ingredients are locally sourced. Dishes include starters, soups, salads, entrees such as Stone Barbecue Duck Tacos, Crispy Skinned Salmon, and Spicy Lamb Sausage Rigatoni, sandwiches, and more. Diners with room for dessert can order a Chocolate-Hazelnut Tart, Spiced Carrot Cake or Stone Brownie Sundae. This location of World Bistro and Gardens is open Sunday from 11:00am to 9:00pm, Monday through Thursday from 11:30am to 9:00pm and Friday and Saturday from 11:30am to 10:00pm. See Details
Dorn's Original Breakers Cafe Dorn's Original Breakers Cafe is a dog-friendly, fine dining restaurant in Morro Bay where Fido is welcome to join you at an outdoor table. While seafood is their main feature, they also offer pasta, chicken and steak dinners, as well as burgers and sandwiches. The hollandaise, desserts, and their popular garlic vinaigrette house dressing are all homemade from scratch. See Details
Half Moon Bay Brewing Company A fun brewery with a West coast twist. Outdoor dining by the fire pits is a big draw, and best of all it's Fido friendly. See Details
Wooly's Wooly's is a dog-friendly restaurant in Pismo Beach, CA, where you can experience an endless summer while sitting at a beachfront patio table with Fido at your side. Wooly's serves up a variety of traditional bar and grill eats, including Buffalo hot wings, steamed clams, carne asada tacos, pulled pork sandwiches, chili cheese burgers, and Cuban sandwiches. Be sure to ask for the dog menu! See Details
Rock & Brews Rock & Brews is a pet-friendly restaurant in El Segundo, CA. Your leashed furry friend can join you at their huge outdoor patio, where he can enjoy a complimentary dog menu. Options include chicken breast, a burger patty or bacon served over rice. Pet parents can enjoy a variety of American classics such as chili cheese fries, hot wings, submarine sandwiches and five-cheese mac n cheese. See Details
Cody's Cody's transforms only the freshest local ingredients into French toast, fluffy omelets, crisp salads and savory sandwiches. Located in La Jolla, CA, this pet-friendly eatery welcomes you and Fido to dine in surroundings that will soothe and calm, be it around the toasty fire pit or at an umbrella-covered table on their outdoor patio with ocean views. See Details
Lazy Dog Restaurant & Bar Lazy Dog Restaurant & Bar is a pet-friendly dog-themed eatery in West Covina, CA that features cozy surroundings, heated outdoor seating, a special dog menu for Fido and an eclectic menu of hearty American eats for pet parents. See Details
SUR at the Barnyard Located in what was once the famed Thunderbird Bookstore in Carmel, Billy Quon's SUR at The Barnyard is a dog-friendly restaurant where Fido is welcome to join you at an outdoor table. Their patio features heaters to keep you comfortable in cooler weather, and your pup can enjoy ordering from the dog menu featuring chicken, salmon and steak! Try their famous cheese bread, Chef Herman's chicken and waffles, salmon tacos, shrimp linguine, or the Kona Steak Plate. Reservations are strongly recommended. See Details
Top Dog Coffee Bar Top Dog Coffee Bar in Morro Bay, CA, welcomes Fido to join you for a micro-roasted coffee or espresso drink, plus breakfast burritos, paninis, and bagels. See Details
Sally's Fish House & Bar Sally's Fish House and Bar is a dog-friendly restaurant in San Diego, CA. Sally's has several outdoor tables and a grassy area for dog owners wanting to enjoy an ocean-to-table dish alongside their pooch, who can order off their dog menu. Items for Fido include pupcakes, chicken and rice, crab cookies, and bones. The Fish House's "human menu" includes shared plates, chilled dishes, soups, sandwiches and more. See Details
MacDuff's Public House MacDuff's Public House is a dog-friendly local Irish pub in South Lake Tahoe, CA. Outdoor seating is available in the summer months when you can Bring Fido to an umbrella-shaded table on the enclosed patio. Open for lunch and dinner, menu options include seasonal soups and salads, meat and seafood dishes, tacos, pasta, burgers, kebabs and wood-fired pizza. Pair your dish of choice with a classic pint of Guinness or your favorite draft beer. See Details
1909 1909 is a gastropub in Old Town Temecula that serves smoked wings, bison burgers, and summer pasta. Wash it all down with a refreshing craft beer or cocktail. Both the front and back patios are dog friendly and offer a special menu just for Fido. Stop in for dinner, or Saturday and Sunday brunch featuring bottomless mimosas and a tableside Bloody Mary cart. See Details
Finney's Crafthouse Finney's Crafthouse & Kitchen, located in Santa Barbara, CA, is a casual gastropub 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. Enjoy items like the buffalo cauliflower, pork tacos, or a truffle burger. See Details
Summerland Beach Cafe Summerland Beach Cafe is just 6 miles south of Santa Barbara in a nice beach community. It's a converted Victorian home serving breakfast and lunch all day long. Outdoor patio welcomes dogs. Treats and water are available. See Details
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