Dog Friendly Restaurants in Michigan

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

Pet Friendly The Filling Station Microbrewery
The Filling Station Microbrewery The Filling Station Microbrewery is a dog-friendly brewpub in Traverse City, MI, where Fido can join you at an outdoor table. They serve pizza and salads to complement a wide selection of craft beer. See Details
Pet Friendly Grizzly Peak Brewing Company
Grizzly Peak Brewing Company Grizzly Peak Brewing Company in Ann Arober has craft beer on tap and serves specialty burgers, hot sandwiches, artisan pizza, BBQ baby back ribs, and shrimp tacos. The outdoor seating area is dog friendly with a "Pups on the Patio" menu that offers burgers, chicken or salmon with rice, kielbasa with peanut butter, and ice cream. See Details
The Little Fleet This open-air bar in Traverse City, MI serves local, domestic, and international craft beers, curated cocktails, spirits, and wines all in the shadow of Traverse City's only food truck lot. Food trucks can be found throughout the afternoon and evening offering a variety of tasty eats. Dogs are welcome in the spacious canopied, pet-friendly seating area. See Details
Bentwood Tavern Bentwood Tavern is a dog-friendly American restaurant in New Buffalo, MI. Your leashed, friendly dog is welcome to join you at a table on the outdoor patio. Please note that dogs are allowed outside only. This tavern offers artisan comfort cuisine at Marina Grand Resort overlooking the marina. Try their Korean crispy chicken sandwich, rosemary soft pretzels, prosciutto & fig pizza, or baja fish tacos while you're visiting! See Details
Borrowed Time Borrowed Time is a gathering place serving unique wine, craft beer, charcuterie, small plates, and homemade desserts in a relaxed atmosphere. Take a seat on the lawn, play a game of Jenga or Cornhole, or relax on the dog-friendly porch. See Details
Scalawags Scalawags is a dog-friendly eatery in Mackinaw City, MI, where Fido can join you at an outdoor table. Scalawags serves a host of tasty seafood options, as well as a grilled chicken sandwich, hot dog, ham sandwich and more. Table service is not available, so Fido will have to save your seat while you go inside to order. See Details
O' Connors Public House O' Connors Public House is a dog-friendly, authentic Irish pub with great Irish food, including potato leek soup, shepherd's pie, Guinness stew, poutine, Scotch eggs, and steak boxty, plus classic cocktails and 36 beers on draft. Front patio seating welcomes dogs. See Details
Sidetrack Bar & Grill Sidetrack Bar & Grill is a historic restaurant located in Ypsilanti, MI. Fido is welcome to join you at one of the two dog-friendly outside seating areas. Sidetrack offers an extensive menu of comfort food including burgers, sandwiches, fish & chips and more. You can also sip on more than 30 beers on tap. See Details
Portside Inn Portside Inn in Marquette, MI offers an American menu featuring salads, sandwiches, burgers, Southwest favorites and Friday fish fry. Outdoor tables are dog friendly. See Details
Taproot Cider House Taproot Cider House, located in Traverse City, MI, is a casual joint that serves up crisp ciders and a variety of farm-to-table eats. Fido is welcome to join you at one of their pet-friendly outdoor tables while you enjoy your meal. Start off with a hard cider and an order of the Blue Corn Nachos topped with local pork, housemade cherry BBQ sauce, organic grape tomatoes, avocado sour cream, and Paradise Acres micro salad. Next, chow down on the Whitefish Tacos - corn tortillas filled with seasoned local whitefish, organic cabbage slaw, bibb lettuce, local cheddar, and spicy mayo. Or go for the Hippi Tree Sandwich with organic cucumbers, red onions, heirloom tomatoes, avocado, Paradise Acres sunflower sprouts, and house-peppered mayo on grain bread. See Details
The Deck The Deck, located in Muskegon, MI, is a casual, dog friendly BBQ eatery where Fido is welcome to join you at an outdoor table. They offer a full menu of specialty smoked foods made in house from scratch, including pulled pork, beef brisket, smoked chicken, and sausage, as well as nachos, fresh salads, and burritos. And for those who prefer it, they also offer gluten- and allergy-free food choices. See Details
Haymarket Brewery & Taproom Haymarket Brewery & Taproom is a rustic brewpub in Bridgman, MI, that offers a rotating selection of house brews, pub food, and dog-friendly outdoor seating. See Details
Round Island Kitchen Round Island Kitchen is a pet-friendly tavern in Mackinac Island, MI. They offer cocktails, beer on tap, and a wide selection of wine to complement a food menu that includes chicken quesadillas, Michigan perch sandwiches and stout braised pot roast. Dogs are welcome at outdoor tables. See Details
Wicks Park Wicks Park in Saugatuck, MI offers an inviting bar and grill atmosphere to complement a menu of tasty American cuisine. Choose from traditional favorites such as beef sliders, New Orleans style gumbo, western burgers, fish tacos, Sicilian pizza, and a quality selection of craft, domestic, and imported beer. Covered outdoor patio is pet friendly for leashed dogs. See Details
Short's Brewery Short's Brewery offers 20 craft beers on tap and a food menu that includes nachos, salads, sandwiches, and pizza. Dogs are welcome around the perimeter of outside seating area and bowls of water are available. See Details
The Mason Jar Cafe The Mason Jar Cafe in Benton Harbor, MI is a quaint breakfast and lunch spot with menu favorites such as the spicy egg sandwich and crab cakes with Creole mustard sauce. Patio seating is dog friendly. See Details
Red Mesa Grill Red Mesa Grill features the flavors of the Carribean, Mexico, and Central and South America. This Latin American inspired restaurant has sixteen dog-friendly tables outside. The dinner specialties on offer include Cuban black bean cakes, jerk tuna tacos, and jack stuffed shrimp. In addition to the exotic cuisine, Red Mesa Grill has a wonderful selection of tequila, craft beer on tap, and wines available by the glass or bottle. The Red Mesa Grill is open Monday through Saturday from 11am to 11pm and Sunday from 11am to 10pm. See Details
Cherry Republic Family-friendly cafe, winery, and ice cream restaurant in Glen Arbor, MI that sell all things associated with cherries. Cafe menu includes chili, salads. sandwiches, burgers, and plenty of yummy dessert treats. Dogs are welcome in the outdoor, pet-friendly seating area. See Details
Uncommon Coffee Roasters Cafe & Bakery This downtown coffee shop and cafe offers classic and signature coffee drinks at its espresso bar, fresh baked breads and treats, and light breakfast and lunch fare in a cozy and casual atmosphere that welcomes dogs at outside tables in the quaint garden patio. Uncommon Coffee Roasters is open Sunday through Thursday from 7am to 8pm and Friday and Saturday 7am to 9pm. See Details
Art's Tavern Art's Tavern is a pet-friendly eatery in Glen Arbor, MI. The menu offers soups, sandwiches, seafood, and pizza. Dogs are welcome on the outside patio. See Details
Pumpernickel's Eatery Pumpernickel's Eatery is a dog-friendly eatery in Saugatuck, MI, where Fido can join you at an outdoor table. Whether you are looking for omelets, French toast, hamburgers, or sandwiches, you will find something for breakfast or lunch that takes your fancy! See Details
Dockers Fishhouse Tucked away in the quaint Harbor Town Marina, overlooking Muskegon Lake off Lake Michigan, Dockers Fish House is a dog-friendly restaurant that can accommodate lots of people and lots of dogs on their three outdoor patios. The menu on offer focuses on seafood, but you'll also find plenty of meat dishes as well. The Turf Specialties include the slow roasted prime rib, a twelve-ounce prime rib served with au jus, horseradish cream, mashed potatoes, and seasonal vegetables. You can add surf to your turf, including perch, grilled shrimp, lobster fondue, and crab cake. Dockers Fish House is open Sunday from 12pm to 7pm, Monday through Thursday from 11am to 10pm, Friday from 11am to 12am, and Saturday from 12pm to 12am. See Details
Donckers Donckers, located in Marquette, MI, is a casual restaurant and candy shop. Choose from menu options including breakfast sandwiches, pancakes, omelettes, salads, sandwiches, burgers, chocolates, candies, and more. Fido is welcome to join you at one of their four pet-friendly outdoor tables while you enjoy the day. Please note that table service is not available. See Details
Bridge Street Tap Room The Bridge Street Taproom has ten dog-friendly tables where you are welcome to dine with your dog. Bridge Street has thirty-two local Michigan beers and ciders on tap. They offer a number of snacks and dishes like Smoked Brisket Nachos, Beer Brined and Oven Roasted Wings, and Naan Pizzas. There are grilled sandwiches, salads, and burgers, plus entrees including Spinach & Blue Cheese Stuffed Chicken Breast, Taproom Goulash, and Pan Seared Scallops. Stop by on Saturday or Sunday for brunch where you can get Breakfast Pizza and Prime Rib Hash Deluxe. See Details