Dog Friendly Restaurants in Hawaii

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

Pet Friendly Nico's at Pier 38
Nico's at Pier 38 Seafood as fresh as it gets (from the fish market next door) and reasonable prices make this a very popular restaurant for both locals and tourists. Dogs are welcome on the scenic patio overlooking the water. See Details
Pet Friendly Greek Marina
Greek Marina The dog-friendly Greek Marina restaurant provides authentic and innovative Greek cuisine in a relaxed setting near Honolulu's popular Koko Marina waterfront. Menu includes dolmades, falafel, baba ghanoush, gyros, moussaka, and baklava for dessert. Fido is welcome at outdoor tables. See Details
Wahoo's Fish Taco Californian Hawaiian fusion is served in the form of Wahoo bowls - a great alternative to taquerias. Pups welcome outside & water is provided. See Details
The Counter Located at the Kahala Mall, the dog-friendly Counter specializes in crafty craft burgers in a casual, contemporary setting with sidewalk seating. Choose from an inventive selection of signature Angus beef burgers such as the Red Eye, Korean BBQ, Holy Crab, and Bison is Gouda. Other menu options include salads, sandwiches, wings, chili, and shakes, malts,and floats in yummy flavors like banana split, birthday cake, apple crumble, and caramel java. Dogs can join their owners at the four front outdoor tables near the entrance. The Counter is open Sunday through Thursday from 11am to 9pm and Friday and Saturday from 11am to 10pm. See Details
Buca di Beppo Buca di Beppo is an Italian restaurant that offers comfortable dining in a family atmosphere. The dishes are served family-style with a Buca Small serving two to three people and a Buca Large serving up to five. This establishment is pet-friendly, open Sunday through Thursday from 11:00am to 10:00pm and Friday through Saturday 11:00am to 11:00pm. While there, try the appetizer of mini meatballs made with an Italian cheese-blend, sauteed in housemade marinara, and served with warm, house-baked Italian bread. See Details
Proof Public House Located in the heart of downtown Honolulu near Century Square, Proof Public House is a vibrant, hip pizza pub featuring dog-friendly outdoor benches and an extensive selection of craft beer, whiskey, and local spirits. Choose from bruschetta and tapenade appetizers, Greek and Thai chicken salads, Cubano and meatball sandwiches, and specialty pizza like the chicken and waffle, mac and cheese, and loco moco. Wash it down with one of 50 draft, bottled, and canned brews, or sample from the spirits menu that includes over 80 brands of whiskey, gin, and vodka. Dogs can sit at the front benches, but there are no tables available.Proof Public House is open 11am to 2am Monday through Friday, 12pm to 2am on Saturday, and 6am to 11pm on Sunday. See Details
Nico's Pier 38 Nico's Pier 38 is situated right next to the fish market so it goes without saying that whatever you order there is going to be fresh and delicious. Open Monday through Saturday from 6:30am to 9:00pm and Sunday from 10:00am to 9:00pm, Nico's is pet-friendly and their open air dining makes it perfectly easy to enjoy the nice Hawaiian day. While there, try a poke bowl or their fried Ahi belly bites which consists of deep fried tuna's belly steaks topped with a spicy tomato salsa. Keep in mind that Nico's is not shy with their portion sizes, and many guests have remarked that one meal could easily feed two. See Details
Barefoot Beach Cafe Enjoy stunning ocean views and delicious American and Hawaiian eats at Barefoot Beach Cafe, a laid back beachfront cafe that welcomes well-behaved dogs on their waterfront patio. A diverse menu features an assortment of flavorful options, including Portuguese sausage omelettes, surfer's fried rice, sweet bread French toast, spicy ahi poke bowls, kalua pork and cabbage, garlic shrimp, and grilled sirloin steak. Don't forget to top off the meal with a decadent slice of mango cheesecake or a deep fried ice cream sundae. Owners and their dogs can breathe in fresh ocean air at the covered patio picnic tables. See Details
Bubba Burgers There is always a line at this burger joint, and with good reason. Yummy eats and water available for pooches. See Details
The Fat Greek Delicious Greek cuisine in a beautiful garden setting. Pets are allowed at outdoor tables. See Details
Big City Diner This Hawaiian style diner is great for off the beaten track casual dining and offers leashed dogs on the outdoor patio. Popular hearty dishes include NY style steak and eggs, baby back ribs, double-down chili dogs, cheeseburgers, and rustic apple pie for dessert. See Details
Countryside Cafe A mere two blocks from the beach, the dog-friendly Countryside Cafe offers a relaxed island vibe, hearty breakfast and lunch menu, and outdoor patio seating with cool ocean breezes. Early risers can choose from classic and local dishes like chicken fried steak with biscuits, local moke-o, teri chicken with rice and eggs, and red velvet pancakes. The lunch crowd can ease those afternoon hunger pangs with tasty entrees of garlic buttered ribeye steak, fresh fish tacos, herb roasted pork, and spicy ahi poke over rice. Grab an outdoor table with Fido at your feet and breathe in the crisp ocean air while dining. Countryside Cafe opens daily at 7am and is closed on Wednesdays. See Details
Max and Lucy's Max and Lucy's is a local favorite, and the crowd really picks up at lunchtime, so beware. Open Monday through Friday from 6:00am to 2:00pm, they serve local-style foods with great service. Their portion sizes are large, so come with an empty stomach! Favorites include their prime rib and fried chicken. Your dog is welcome to join you at Max and Lucy's outdoor dining area. Don't forget to grab a lemon bar before you leave, as locals seem to love them. See Details
HASR HASR serves burgers, seafood pan roast, braised short ribs, and yummy desserts like keylime cheesecake. Outdoor tables welcome dogs. See Details
Island Lava Java Lava Java always features 100% Kona Coffee. We are located on Alii Dr with oceanside dining. Island Lava Java Bistro Grill offers freshest food on the island, we use only grass fed Big Island Beef, free range Big Island Chicken, Big Island organic goat cheese, locally grown, purchased direct from the farmer organic produce. We also bake our World Famous "Cinnamon Rolls and Pull-a-Parts" every morning. Be sure to get there early they get snatched up very fast every morning. Outside dinning welcomes dogs and offers ocean views. Water bowls will be provided. See Details
Huggo's On The Rocks Perched on the Big Island's scenic shores, Huggo's on the Rocks is a breezy seaside lounge that offers lunch, dinner, and sunset cocktails and dog-friendly outdoor seating. Patrons can kick back with a refreshing tropical drink, munch on tasty apps like fresh ahi, baked pork nachos, and taco salad, or sample a hearty entree menu that features half-pound burgers, hot roast beef sandwiches, Kona fish tacos, and bulgogi fried rice bowls. The entire lounge is outdoor, so dogs are welcome at any of the covered waterfront tables. Huggo's is open Sunday through Thursday from 11am to 10pm and 11am to 11pm on Friday and Saturday. See Details
Whole Foods Market Kailua Whole Foods Market in Kailua offers shopping and dining with healthy options. The outdoor seating is dog-friendly but leashes are a must (dogs are NOT allowed in the store). Their deli offers a wide selection of sandwiches, salads, sushi, baked foods, pizza, and more. If you want to grab and go, there are several prepared box meals that you can choose from. Whole Foods offers several vegan, vegetarian, and gluten-free options, too. Their website also offers convenient online ordering so you can pick up your meal for one or a large platter to feed a group. The smokehouse offers beef brisket, smoked chicken, pulled pork, and buffalo wings. They also offer a bar with a selection of beer and wine. See Details
Kua 'Aina Sandwich Sandwiches, shoestring fries and oversized burgers get served up here while dogs lap water on the patio in the summer. See Details
Little Sheep Mongolian Hot Pot Little Sheep Mongolian Hot Pot is open Monday through Thursday from 11:00am to 10:30pm, Friday through Saturday from 11:30am to 12:00am, and Sunday from 11:30am to 10:30pm. This unique eatery allows you to cook your own thinly sliced meats and vegetables in a pot of hot, aromatic broth. Choose between ingredients as diverse as lamb, shrimp, beef, calamari, melon, potato, corn, and quail eggs. Although seating is limited, they are a pet-friendly establishment, so bring your dog along for the experience. See Details
Foodland Lahaina Foodland Farms in Lahaina Maui is Hawaii's Hawaii's largest, locally owned and operated grocery retailer. Foodland speacilizes in local produce and seafood. After you pick a meal from their plentiful deli, you and your dog can enjoy the day in their dog-friendly outdoor seating. The deli has various salad and sandwhich options and selections of meat and seafood including the Hawaiian classic - Ahi poke. There is also a hot bar with self-serve portions of various vegetables, rice, and cooked meat entrees. Besides the deli and hot bar, you can find all of the typical grocery store amenities from home goods to pre-packaged meals so you can skip the restaurant lines and head to the beach with Fido. See Details
Mocha Java Delicious vegetarian and vegan gourmet food, omelets and breakfast served all day. Creative crepe specialties, soups, and salads. Full fountain and espresso menu. Milkshakes and fresh fruit smoothies. Dogs allowed in outside seating area. See Details
Cafe Plumeria Located three blocks over from Sheridan Community park, Cafe Plumeria offers great-tasting American breakfast and lunch food as well as a variety of sweets in a clean, cozy atmosphere that welcomes dogs in the outdoor seating area. Enjoy delicious menu options such as pancakes, French toast, green tea waffles, acai bowls, chicken and rice omelettes, beef stroganoff, turkey and tomato sandwiches, fruit smoothies, ice cream parfaits, and yummy shave ice flavors like guava, mango, strawberry milk, and coffee. Well-behaved dogs are welcome at sidewalk tables, weather permitting. Cafe Plumeria is open Tuesday through Sunday from 7am to 5pm and is closed Monday. See Details
Big City Diner - Kailua Family-friendly diner serving a menu of classic American comfort food & local favorites. Dogs are allowed in the covered outdoor seating area. See Details
Benihana Enjoy fresh, authentic cuisine along with a dinner show as the chef cooks in front of you at the steel grill table. The trick of the famous flaming onion volcano is one that the kids will enjoy and communal seating makes it easy to enjoy a night of food and fun with family and friends. Feast on hibachi steak, chicken, seafood and more or munch on a fresh sushi roll while sipping some sake. Open daily from 11:30am to 10:00pm, Benihana is a pet-friendly establishment, so feel free to bring Fido along to your fun-fueled night. See Details