Dog Friendly Restaurants in Connecticut

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 Connecticut that will welcome Fido to join you at an outdoor table. Bone appetit!

Pet Friendly Lucky Lou's Bar & Grill
Lucky Lou's Bar & Grill Lucky Lou's Bar and Grill is a dog-friendly restaurant in Wethersfield, CT, where Fido is welcome to join you at an outdoor table on the patio and even gets a doggie menu! They serve modern American fare from their historic building. The menu includes lobster rolls and mac and cheese, burgers, fresh salads, gyros, ribs, and more. See Details
Pet Friendly Jealous Monk
Jealous Monk Jealous Monk features over 30 brews on tap, including regional craft beer, and an extensive selection of bottled and canned beers from across the globe. Food menu offers wings, salads, sandwiches, housemade sausage and brats, and Belgian frites. Outdoor heated patio and beer garden welcomes leashed dogs. See Details
Jessica Tuesday's Jessica Tuesday's is a dog-friendly restaurant in Putnam. They welcome pets at outdoor tables whenever the weather is nice. See Details
Flipside Burgers and Bar Feast on a delicious burger with Fido at a dog-friendly patio table. There's even a dog menu that includes chicken and Scooby snacks. See Details
Fords Lobster Enjoy fresh seafood and riverfront views at Fords Lobster, located right on the marina. Dogs are welcome in the outdoor seating area. See Details
Little Barn Little Barn is a dog-friendly restaurant in Westport, CT. They welcome pets at outdoor tables whenever the weather is nice. See Details
Pizzetta Build your own pizza, order a specialty, or try a buffalo chicken panini or short rib sliders. Dogs welcome on back patio. See Details
Market Place Kitchen & Bar Market Place Kitchen & Bar is a dog-friendly restaurant in Woodbury. They welcome pets at outdoor tables whenever the weather is nice. See Details
Sea View Snack Bar At Sea View Snack Bar, enjoy fresh clams from a dog-friendly picnic table overlooking Mystic Harbor. Their large menu includes lobster rolls, whole-belly fried clams, crab cakes, bacon cheeseburgers, chili dawgs, fish sandwiches, and other New England favorites. See Details
Burger Bar & Bistro Eclectic hamburgers, short rib pot pie, spicy chicken tortilla soup, and chocolate bread pudding. Patio seating welcomes dogs, and a separate menu for Fido is available. See Details
Bleu Squid Breakfast and Bakery Cafe Mystic's Bleu Squid Breakfast and Bakery Cafe is a dog-friendly eatery where Fido is welcome to join you at an outdoor table for breakfast or lunch. They are known for their award-winning cupcakes and glorious grilled cheese. Breakfast offerings include classic egg dishes and sandwiches, pancakes, French toast, skillets, smoothies and more. Lunch items include their grilled cheese sandwiches, salads, soup, and other gourmet sandwiches. See Details
The Elbow Room The dog-friendly Elbow Room features an eclectic, contemporary American menu featuring soups, salads, sandwiches, burgers, and hot entrees such as grilled salmon, baby back ribs, lobster mac and cheese, and blackened grouper tacos. Outdoor seating is situated in the heart of West Hartford Center, a great spot to people-watch with your dog as you dine outside. See Details
Buttonwood Farm Ice Cream Buttonwood Farm Ice Cream in Griswold offers plentiful flavors of premium homemade ice cream, including orange pineapple, coffee mocha crunch, cotton candy, and strawberry cheesecake. Leashed dogs are welcome at the pet-friendly, outdoor tables. Be sure to order some ice cream dog treats for Fido! See Details
Ralph 'n' Rich's Ralph 'n' Rich's Italian has something for everyone at an affordable price. Dogs are welcome to sit on the patio as you chow down, weather permitting. See Details
Oyster Club Oyster Club is a dog-friendly restaurant in Mystic, CT. They welcome pets at outdoor tables whenever the weather is nice. See Details
Biagio's Osteria Biagio's Osteria offers Southern Italian cuisine in Stratford. The dog-friendly patio is a perfect place for an authentic Italian meal. See Details
Fresh Salt Fresh Salt is a dog-friendly restaurant in Old Saybrook. They welcome pets at outdoor tables whenever the weather is nice. See Details
Bravo Bravo Bravo Bravo, located in Mystic, CT, is a trendy eatery that serves up a variety of delicious seafood dishes prepared with Italian-style flair. 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 Sirloin Carpaccio with capers, olive oil, and parmigiano reggiano. Next, chow down on the Cioppiono with mussels, clams, scallops, lobster, fish, and spicy broth over linguine pasta. Or go for the Grilled Chicken Sandwich with sauteed spinach, goat cheese, and sundried tomatoes. See Details
Chamard Vineyards The pet-friendly French bistro at Chamard Vineyards, located in Clinton, CT, serves authentic cuisine such as grilled octopus, croque madame, Parisian gnocchi, and Rohan duck breast. Dogs are welcome on Tuesdays and Saturdays outside the barn area and throughout the vineyard from 4-7pm. See Details
Taino Smokehouse Taino Smokehouse is a dog-friendly restaurant in Middletown. They welcome pets at outdoor tables whenever the weather is nice. See Details
Sift Bake Shop Sift Bake Shop is a popular pet-friendly bakery located in the heart of Mystic, CT. Fido is welcome to join you at a table on the outside terrace but guests are asked to go inside without Fido to place their order. Sift Bake Shop is a family owned bakery focused on French baking. Stop by for a refreshing cup of hot or iced coffee and pair it with a French pastry, croissant or quiche. Don't forget to take home a freshly baked loaf of bread or delicious sweet dessert. See Details
Stowe's Seafood Stowe's is the epitome of a New England clam shack, serving lobster rolls, fried clams, mussels, fried haddock, and a variety of other seafood options in a friendly, picnic table environment across the street from the beach. Alas, good food at good prices can often mean long lines, so come early, especially since Stowe's closes in the early evening. Dogs are welcome in the outdoor seating area. See Details
The Place The Place is "the place" to go for simply prepared, wonderfully fresh grilled steaks and seafood, enjoyed in a truly unique open-air environment. Enjoy your grilled clams, roasted corn, lobster, mussels or ribeye steaks while seated on tree-stumps at large round wooden tables. The Place is BYOB - actually, it's pretty much BYO-whatever you want (bread, salad, your dog). It's only open on summer evenings, so take advantage when you can. See Details
Lenny & Joe's Fish Tale Drive-In Lenny & Joe's Fish Tale is a family favorite for fresh seafood - especially if your family includes a dog! Enjoy a meal with your pup at a table in their pet-friendly outdoor picnic area. See Details