Dog Friendly Restaurants in Indiana

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

Pet Friendly Culver's
Culver's Culver's is a popular fast-food chain offering burgers and frozen custard with dog-friendly seating available outside. Enjoy tasty offerings like butterburgers, Wisconsin cheese curds, chili cheddar fries, root beer floats, chopped steak, and Buffalo chicken tenders. Open daily 10am to 10pm. See Details
Pet Friendly Petite Chou by Patachou
Petite Chou by Patachou Great food and very nice place to eat with an outdoor terrace. Dogs are very welcome and are provided with water and a special doggie menu that includes Frosty Paws and cookies from Three Dog Bakery, located just around the block. People menu includes steak tartare, fried quail, seared halibut, and lamb merguez. See Details
Chatham Tap Restaurant & Pub Chatham Tap Restaurant is dog friendly, has a great atmosphere and location, and the food is always really good. See Details
Cafe Patachou Cafe Patachou is dog- friendly and serves mouth watering breakfasts in a fun, relaxed atmosphere in Indianapolis. See Details
Bridges Waterside Grille Menu includes salads, sandwiches, and plenty of seafood options. Deck tables are dog friendly. Open mid April through mid October. See Details
Fire by the Monon Try the Dirty Mac & Cheese or Famous FishTacos and wash it down with one of 16 craft beers on tap. Outdoor seating welcomes dogs. See Details
Ritter's Frozen Custard Ritter's specializes in fresh frozen custard made daily onsite from an original recipe devised in the late 80s. Choose from an abundance of fruity, nutty, and specialty flavors, including caramel apple, orange pineapple, butter pecan, rocky road, birthday cake, and cookie dough. Choose other menu options such as Italian ice, signature sundaes, and burgers and fries. Dogs are welcome one night per month. Call ahead for details. See Details
Taste Cafe Taste Cafe is committed to providing gourmet meals made from locally sourced ingredients in a contemporary setting with dog-friendly outdoor seating. Menu features egg sandwiches, Belgian waffles, fresh garden salads, hearty hot and cold sandwiches, tartines, and delicious dinner entrees such as slow roasted salmon and spicy pulled pork Tinga. See Details
Tibbs Drive-In Tibbs Drive-In is a classic spot for a tasty burger that you can chow down on in your car, so it's easy to bring your dog. See Details
Shoreline Brewery Lagers, IPAs, and oatmeal stout are just some of the craft brews available at Shoreline. The small outdoor patio welcomes leashed dogs, however, food isn't served on the patio, only drinks. See Details
Brew Werks Brew Werks, located in South Bend, IN, is a casual brewpub 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 a cold beer (of course) and an order of the Baked Nachos - chips topped with cheese, bell peppers, jalapenos, sour cream, and your choice of bacon, pork, or brisket. Next, chow down on the Vote For Pedro Flatbread topped with feta pesto spread, bell peppers, mixed greens, provolone, smoked cheddar, and fig drizzle. Or go for the 3-Way Chatter Grilled Cheese Sandwich with provolone, smoked cheddar, habanero cheddar, bacon, and sage vinaigrette. Brew Werks is open Monday through Thursday from 11:30am to 10pm, Friday through Saturday from 11:30am to 12am, and Sunday from 11am to 8pm. See Details
Upland Brewing Co. Tap House The Upland Tap House offers a scratch made menu, featuring local ingredients whenever possible. Plenty of delicious vegetarian options are available as well! And of course, there are 10 Upland beers on tap, along with a selection of wines. The large patio is a relaxing place to have a meal and a drink, and best of all is dog friendly. See Details
Upland Brewing Brewpub Upland brews a wide selection of year-round, seasonal, and specialty beers. Complementing the rotation of libations is a food menu that offers nachos, sausage pizza, buffalo chili, burgers, meatloaf sandwiches, country fried steak, and sockeye salmon. Dogs are welcome on the outdoor patio during the warmer months. See Details
Plump's Last Shot Plump's is one of the busiest bars in Broad Ripple during the summer months because of its outdoor patio. With dogs allowed on the deck, great drinks, and a menu of bar food and sandwiches, Broad Ripplers flock to Plump's to sit outside and drink on a cold beer in the sun, especially once the weather warms up in the spring. See Details
Centerpoint Brewing Centerpoint Brewing serves a refreshing array of signature and seasonal craft beers in an open, industrial-chic atmosphere that is dog-friendly inside and outside. Whether hanging with friends or relaxing with Fido, Centerpoint is a great place to enjoy an ice cold drink on a lazy afternoon or quiet evening. Food trucks are often onsite to help ease those hunger pangs. Well-behaved, leashed dogs can join their owners inside the taproom and at outdoor tables near the garage entrance. Centerpoint Brewing is open Wednesday and Thursday 4pm to 9pm, Friday noon to 9pm, Saturday 11am to 9pm, Sunday noon to 8pm, and is closed Mondays and Tuesdays. See Details
Metazoa Brewing Co. Dogs are welcome on the spacious outdoor patio as well as inside Metazoa Brewing, offering both traditional ales and experimental creations. Choose from seven house beers and a variety of seasonal brews and one-offs. There is no food service, but eats can be ordered for delivery from the nearby ClusterTruck. Metazoa opens Sunday through Friday at 1pm and 11am on Saturday. See Details
Flatwater Flatwater in Indianapolis is a causal, dog friendly bar and restaurant on the canal with plenty of outdoor seating on seasonal, waterfront patio. Their menu features quality, fresh, made from scratch comfort food such as home-made soups, salads, sandwiches, and entrees and some of the best fresh cut french fries in town. Full bar is available. See Details
Joe Huber's Family Farm & Restaurant At Joe Huber's Family Farm and Restaurant, you are welcome to pick up carry out and sit outside with your dog at one of their pet-friendly tables. Opened in 1983, the restaurant specializes in down home comfort food, like Huber Honey Ham and Fried Chicken and Livers. There are sandwiches and salads, or you can go for the house specialty, which is the family style Huber's Country Platter Dinner. Past visitors say not to miss the Chicken and Dumplings, which comes as a side with the platter or on its own. If you have a sweet tooth, save room for one of the homemade pies. Open Monday through Saturday 11am to 8pm and Sunday 11am through 7pm. See Details
Mad Anthony Brewing Co. Local brewpub offers great burgers, salads, deep-dish-style pizza and handcrafted beers. Well-behaved dogs are welcome at the outside, fenced-in patio area. See Details
Ralston's Drafthouse Ralston's Drafthouse is a "gastropub" featuring great menu options and a wide selection of beer and wine. Spacious outdoor patio is dog friendly. See Details
J's Dairy Inn J's Dairy Inn, located in Liberty, IN, is a casual joint that serves up a variety of delicious American eats. Choose from menu options including sandwiches, burgers, chicken, fish, barbecue, hot dogs, soft serve ice cream, sundaes, and more. Fido is welcome to join you at one of their several pet-friendly outdoor tables while you enjoy your meal. Try the Footlong Coney Hot Dog topped with homemade Coney sauce, onion, relish, mustard, ketchup, and cheese. Or go for the Golden Whopper - two beef patties with cheese in the middle, breaded and deep-fried, served with lettuce, tomato, and mayo on a bun. Before you head out, be sure to chow down on a Chocolate Chip Ice Cream Sandwich - vanilla ice cream sandwiched between two chocolate chip cookies, rolled in chocolate chips. J's Dairy Inn operates on seasonal hours, so be sure to call ahead! See Details
Ale Emporium Ale Emporium serves over 200 domestic and imported beers to complement a food menu that includes thin crust and pan-style pizza, Buffalo wings, burgers, soft tacos, and pork tenderloin. Patio seating area is dog friendly. See Details
Chatham Tap Neighborhood pub emphasizing sandwiches and appetizers. Wide range of draught and bottle beer from the best local breweries all the way to the best England and Europe have to offer. See Details
Cobblestone Grill Cobblestone Grill is dog-friendly and serves American cuisine in a cozy, refined atmosphere with live music on weekends. Menu options include smoked salmon, BBQ bacon burgers, California chicken sandwiches, duck tacos, pork chops, fish and chips, and pasta Mediterranean. Opens at 11am Monday thru Saturday and 10am for Sunday brunch. See Details