Dog Friendly Restaurants in Minnesota

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

Pet Friendly Fitger's Brewhouse Brewery and Grille
Fitger's Brewhouse Brewery and Grille Fitger's Brewhouse Brewery and Grille is a dog-friendly eatery in Duluth, MN, where Fido can join you at an outdoor table. They serve inspired, authentic, and local Duluth pub food to compliment your beer. The menu offers seasonal beers and specials every day. If the menu doesn't tell you, then your server will be happy to recommend a specific beer to pair with your meal. Every Spring, Fitger's Brewhouse sweep Chester Creek with their Hop To It initiative. Check out their small stage with big local legends plying their musical trade. See Details
Pet Friendly Stanley's Northeast Bar Room
Stanley's Northeast Bar Room Stanley's offers burgers, sandwiches, and craft beer. Dogs are welcome on the patio where they will receive complimentary water dishes, a dog-friendly menu complete with appetizers, entrees, and desserts. Yappy hour is from 3pm-6pm daily. See Details
Forager Brewery & Kutzky Market Forager Brewery & Kutzky Market combine the best of both worlds when it comes to libations, serving craft beer and coffee in a sleek and stylish setting that welcomes dogs at outdoor tables. Early risers can choose from an array of hot and iced coffee drinks, exotic global teas, and fresh baked pastries, while the later crowd samples an eclectic lineup of year-round and seasonal brews, plus tasty eats such as soups and salads, nachos, poutine, cheeseburgers, Cuban sandwiches, chicken pot pie, and rustic wood fired specialty pizza. Dogs can join their owners in the spacious outdoor seating area. Forager Brewery opens at 11am Monday through Saturday and 10am on Sunday; Kutzky Market opens at 6:30am during the week and 8am on weekends. See Details
Chester Creek Cafe Chester Creek in Duluth, MN cooks up omelets and pancakes for breakfast, poutine and veggie burgers for lunch, and beef stew and Thai curry for dinner. Outdoor patio is pet friendly. See Details
3 Squares The dog-friendly 3 Squares Restaurant in Maple Grove is part of the Blue Plate Restaurant Company, a collection of neighborhood restaurants that have served up some of the city's tastiest and most unique urban fare. Their menu items are made from scratch. Dogs welcome on patio and fresh bowls of water and milk bones are available. See Details
Tavern on France Celebrating American comfort food, The Tavern Grill menu features the kind of real food you crave to eat, just like your mother used to make… only better. See Details
Pub 500 Located in the heart of City Center Mankato's Entertainment District in Mankato, Pub 500 is the perfect spot to gather with friends or family and enjoy genuine hearty fare and liberating libations. Their servers will bring water for the pooch if you ask on their dog-friendly patio. And they have a dog menu! See Details
Gabe's by the Park Gabe's by the Park, located in Saint Paul, MN, is a casual, dog-friendly bar and eatery where Fido is welcome to join you at an outdoor table. The menu offers everything from nachos, wings burgers and other great items. With over 40 different items on the menu everyone can find something to enjoy! A full bar is available. See Details
Freight House Freight House is a dog-friendly restaurant in Stillwater, MN, where Fido can join you at an outdoor table on the large patio with views of the beautiful Saint Croix River. The menu features 24 local draft beers, burgers, sushi, plus chicken, steak and seafood dinners. They even have a dog menu! See Details
Zorbaz Zorbaz, located in Detroit Lakes, is a casual bar and eatery that serves up a variety of tasty Mexican-American fare. Fido is welcome to join you at one of their many pet-friendly outdoor tables while you enjoy your meal. Start off with a cold beer and an order of the Macho Nachos topped with taco meat or seasoned chicken, beans, cheddar and jack cheese, jalapenos, red onions, cilantro, tomatoes, black olives, salsa, and sour cream. Next, chow down on the Joze Zorba Pizza topped with spicy pepperoni, beef, red onions, tomatoes, black olives, jalapenos, garlic, cilantro, a four-cheese blend, sour cream, and guacamole. Or go for the Taco Salad Bowl with beef or chicken, beans, jack and cheddar cheese, tomatoes, red onions, cilantro, black olives, jalapenos, sour cream, and salsa. See Details
Sydney's Frozen Custard Enjoy wood-fired pizza, Vienna Beef hot dogs, gyros, salads, shakes, and of course frozen custard. Seasonal outdoor seating welcomes dogs. See Details
Red Cow Restaurant & Bar - North Loop Red Cow Restaurant and Bar, located in Minneapolis, MN, is a trendy burger bar and pub that serves up a variety of delicious grub. Choose from menu options including starters, soups, salads, burgers, flatbreads, sandwiches, and more. Fido is welcome to join you at one of their fifteen pet-friendly outdoor tables while you enjoy your meal. Start off with a handcrafted cocktail and an order of the Ahi Crisps - crisps topped with seared tuna, avocado, ponzu, wasabi greens, and smoked pepper aioli. Next, chow down on the Blues Burger - a local grass-fed beef patty topped with Wisconsin bleu cheese and apricot-rosemary-black pepper jam. Or go for the Shrimp Tacos with red curry tempura-battered shrimp, napa cabbage, cilantro lime aioli, pickled red onion, pineapple salsa, and avocado cream in flour tortillas. Red Cow Restaurant and Bar is open Monday through Friday from 11am to 1am, and Saturday through Sunday from 9am to 1am. See Details
Gordy's Hi-Hat Gordy's has been swerving world famous burgers, hot dogs, and shakes since 1960. Outdoor tables are dog friendly. See Details
Pike & Pint Pike & Pint's commitment to exploring new cuisine and craft beer creations is what keeps them on the cutting edge of the culinary map. A diverse menu features poutine, lobster nachos, spicy chicken pesto flatbread, elk burgers, ahi tuna sandwiches, Korean BBQ beef tacos, and Japanese pan noodles. Leashed dogs are welcome in the outside dining area. See Details
Chickadee Cottage Cafe Chickadee serves breakfast and lunch and offers a small outdoor patio that welcomes well-behaved, leashed dogs. See Details
Acqua Restaurant Acqua Restaurant & Bar serves Italian-driven food to their 25 dog-friendly tables. Located on Forest Lake, Acqua chefs strive to source out local ingredients. You can enjoy your meal while looking out across the lake from their patio area. They serve dinner, brunch, and three-course tasting menus along with many other classic dishes. Their walleye dish is cooked with smoked paprika and served with crushed Yukon gold potatoes and broccolini. Acqua is open Sunday from 10am to 8pm, Tuesday through Thursday from 5pm to 9pm, and Friday to Saturday from 5pm to 10pm. See Details
Drive-In Drive-In, located in Taylors Fall, MN, offers burgers and floats that the locals love. You and Fido can enjoy a meal at one of the pet-friendly tables outside. See Details
El Patron Mexican Grill & Cantina El Patron Mexican Grill & Cantina is a dog-friendly Mexican grill and restaurant in Winona, MN, where Fido is welcome to join you on the outdoor patio. This restaurant serves up authentic Mexican dishes, such as Queso Fundido, enchiladas verdes, taquitos Mexicanos, as well as an extended tequila selection. See Details
Jensen's Cafe Jensen's Cafe is a dog-friendly eatery in Burnsville, MN, where Fido can join you at an outdoor table. Stop by for breakfast, lunch or dinner. Their story is an interesting tale, spanning fifty years, and a leap in location from post-depression Nebraska. Jensen's Danish roots have not been forgotten in their menu that also includes some American classics. See Details
Red Rabbit Minneapolis Dog-friendly Red Rabbit Minneapolis welcomes Fido at outdoor tables. This rustic-chic spot pairs craft cocktails and wine with pizzas, pastas, oysters and Italian small plates. Breakfast is also available from Tuesday through Friday from 11am until 2pm, and brunch is offered on weekends from 10am until 2pm. Lunch and dinner items include wood-grilled oysters, pizza rolls, meatballs, wood-roasted olives, chicken parmesan, roasted cauliflower, lasagna, cavatelli, pizza, sandwiches, and more. Be sure to save some room for one of their desserts like sticky toffee cake or beignets! See Details
Pi Pizza Pi Pizza is a pet-friendly restaurant with four outdoor tables. Their chefs prepare wood-fired pizza and a number of other classic Italian American dishes. Their pizza is handmade the Neapolitan way using dough from organic stone-ground flour, a sauce made from scratch, and high-quality toppings to finish it all off. Additionally, their experienced bartenders can whip you up a specialty drink, recommend a wine to go with your meal, or pour you a frosty pint of draft beer. Pi Pizza is open every day of the week from 11am to 9pm. See Details
The Tendermaid The Tendermaid is a popular dog-friendly grab and go fast food restaurant located in Austin, MN. After placing your order at the walk-up window, Fido is welcome to sit beside you at one of the outdoor benches, some of which are shaded by umbrellas. The Tendermaid are known for their delicious burgers, in addition to a good variety of malts and shakes. See Details
The Sweet Stop & Sandwich Shoppe The Sweet Stop & Sandwich Shoppe is a laid-back neighborhood eatery in Preston, MN serving all-day breakfast, salads, soups, and sandwiches & wraps on house-baked bread. Dogs are welcome to join you at outdoor tables on the patio. See Details
Canal Park Brewing Company Canal Park Brewing Company in Duluth, MN offers house brews and tasty pub fare like wings, burgers, and fish tacos. Outdoor seating is dog friendly. See Details