Dog Friendly Restaurants in Massachusetts

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

Pet Friendly Whole Foods Market
Whole Foods Market The restaurant inside Whole Foods serves a variety of tasty offerings, including salads, deli sandwiches, pizza, and a hot bar. Dogs are welcome to join their owners in the outdoor seating area. See Details
Pet Friendly Blunch
Blunch Like its name implies, Blunch in Boston serves breakfast, brunch and lunch. They are dog friendly and have a bowl of biscuits by the door. See Details
Cambridge Brewing Company In addition to the wide selection of beer on tap, this brewery also offers burgers, pizzas, and fresh seafood. They are open for lunch and dinner daily, and well-behaved leashed dogs are welcome in the outdoor seating area. See Details
Village Tavern Grill & Oyster Bar Village Tavern is located in the heart of Salem across from the Peabody Essex Museum. Serving a varied menu to both local and visitor, it’s the kind of spot where you can begin the day with a tasty thick cheeseburger grilled the way you like it, and end the night with Smoked Wings, Entertainment & Dancing. While the atmosphere at the Village Tavern might shift by the hour, what remains a constant will be our fresh, honest food, that one can enjoy at the bar, in a booth, table, or even outside in our quiet, but inviting Dog Friendly Sidewalk Café’. High Quality food Salem has yet to experience the taste of, featuring our BBQ specialties smoked for hours on site- Ribs, Chicken, Brisket and more, Great Steaks- truly cooked to order, Black Angus Steak Tips & Burgers, Great Lunch offerings from a wide variety of salads, sandwiches & specials… ALL prepared fresh daily in our FROM SCRATCH KITCHEN! Expect from the Bar. Colorful Martinis in proper stemware, a fine variety of choice wines, cold micro brew beers in frosted glasses, comfortable bar seats, indirect lighting, and attentive, knowledgeable bartenders that will be serving cocktails and our full menu. Our newly built bar will feature 35+ seats, a gorgeous zebra wood top, 14 draft beers, 12 tv’s and warm & friendly environment. Additionally, we have a 12 seat Raw Bar, highlighted by 2 tv’s, Fresh Oysters, Cherrystones and Shrimp Cocktail on display and prepared for you by your bartender! See Details
The Black Cat Tavern A wonderful dog-friendly restaurant serving seafood, pasta, steaks, chops, and a full bar. The patio welcomes Fidos of all sizes, weather permitting. See Details
Central House at the Crown The Central House at the Crown offers traditional New England cuisine in the heart of Provincetown. Executive Chef Michele Ragussis seeks the best possible locally sourced ingredients and offers a rustic approach to New England classics. Fido is welcome to relax and people-watch from the seasonal dog-friendly patio. See Details
Governor Bradford Restaurant Governor Bradford is a longtime Provincetown mainstay that's said to be "one of the straightest gay bars in Provincetown." You'll find everyone from straight bikers, frat boys, and tourist families eating with their dogs on the patio or enjoying "drag queen karaoke" inside. Please note that it's a bar/restaurant during the season and just a bar during the off season. See Details
Newburyport Brewery Sample six signature craft brews such as the Plum Island Belgian White and Greenhead IPA. Taproom is open Thursday and Friday from 3-9, Saturday 12-9, and Sunday 12-6. Leashed dogs are welcome inside and outside. See Details
Roy Moore Lobster Co Roy Moore Lobster Co. specializes in awesome lobsters, shrimp cocktails, and smoked salmon. Outdoor tables are Fido friendly. See Details
J P Licks J P Licks scoops up ice cream for both people and pups. Tell your pooch to order "Cow Paws", a cool treat made just for dogs. Dogs are welcome at outdoor seating, but orders must be placed inside. See Details
Top Dog Top Dog is a great place for food in Rockport. They are not only friendly with their customers but also very dog friendly. See Details
Charlie's Kitchen This '50s era American diner is a casual spot to enjoy a meal and offers a front patio and outdoor beer garden that both welcome dogs. Menu features lobster roll, cheeseburgers, fried chicken, ribeye steak, beer-battered fried shrimp, and black bean veggie burgers. Opens daily at 11am. See Details
Pepe's Wharf Restaurant Pepe's Wharf Restaurant serves up a variety of food, but mostly American and Seafood. They invite you to eat with your dog on the upper deck. See Details
Gulu Gulu Diverse menu includes coffee, pastries, crepes, wraps and sandwiches, and a variety of draft and bottled beer. Outdoor seating is dog friendly. See Details
Petit Robert Bistro Petit Robert Bistro offers an eclectic french menu and long wine list. Fido is permitted at outside seating and a water bowl is provided. See Details
Blue Collar Lobster Co. The Blue Collar Lobster Co. serves a tasty menu of oysters, grilled shrimp salad, lobster rolls, seafood pizza, blackened haddock tacos, and Yankee pot roast. Outdoor seating welcomes dogs, although food must be ordered inside. See Details
Lobster Hut Seafood fanatics will feel right at home at the Lobster Hut. The extensive menu includes clam chowder, oysters, crab cakes, and plenty of fried and broiled plates. Back patio seating is dog friendly. See Details
Barbyann's Barbyann's is a casual restaurant offering seafood, burgers, pizza, and Mexican food. They allows dogs to join you when dining on their outdoor patio. See Details
Sunset Cantina Beer, tequila, and large portions of pub grub are the standard at Sunset Cantina. Outdoor pet-friendly seating is available in the summer. See Details
Market Market serves New American cuisine in a four-story restaurant. Pets are allowed to join you for a meal on the patio in the summer. See Details
Barrington Brewery Barrington Brewery is a brew pub with great burgers, sandwiches, and desserts. The super spicy wings are delicious, along with the "steak and stout" sandwich, the homemade gazpacho, and the chili. CALL BEFORE YOU BRING YOUR DOG. They SOMETIMES allow dogs in the outdoor "beer garden" during the summer. Dogs are NOT PERMITTED INSIDE at any time of the year. See Details
The Lobster Shanty The Lobster Shanty is a dog friendly restaurant. It features sandwiches, burgers, grilled pizza, and tasty entrees like boiled lobster and smoked brisket. Dogs are welcome at the outside tables during the summer months. Call ahead to ensure seating is available. See Details
Sesuit Harbor Cafe This popular seafood restaurant serves boiled lobster, fried clams, Angus steak tips, grilled salmon, and baked stuffed cod. Outdoor seating overlooking the marina welcomes dogs. See Details
Aqua Bar Aqua Bar is located on the Large deck facing the bay. Enter through aquarium building. Beautiful views of the harbor day and night. Dogs are welcome. Food is available from the plethora of cafes situated in the building. A most pleasant experience which we enjoyed nightly. See Details