Dog Friendly Vegetarian Restaurants in California

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 vegetarian restaurants in California that will welcome Fido to join you at an outdoor table. Bone appetit!

Pet Friendly Sprouts Cafe
Sprouts Cafe Sprouts Cafe is a pet-friendly restaurant located in South Lake Tahoe, CA that specializes in fresh, mostly organic food served in a warm, casual atmosphere. The menu features soups, salads, sandwiches, spinach bowls, tuna burritos, hummus melts, baked tofu, and real fruit smoothies. Fido is welcome to join you in the outdoor seating area. Please note that table service isn't available so Fido will need to wait outside while you order inside. See Details
Pet Friendly Thomas Hill Organics
Thomas Hill Organics Thomas Hill Organics in Paso Robles is a dog-friendly bistro and wine bar featuring local, sustainable food and great options for vegetarians and vegans. Outdoor patio is covered with heating lamps which makes it a comfortable setting for dogs. See Details
Zinc Cafe & Market A popular gathering spot for locals, Zinc Cafe is known for its vegetarian menu that can satisfy even the most carnivorous of appetites. Leashed pets and their people will find many friends on the congenial and very social patio. Breakfast and lunch menus include poaches eggs, waffles, quiche, scones, salads, sandwiches, burgers, spinach lasagna, and eggplant parmesan. Open 7am-4pm daily. See Details
Cafe Gratitude Cafe Gratitude is a plant based restaurant with a pet-friendly atmosphere. Dog owners wanting to dig into a gourmet meal alongside their furry friend can do so at one of its nine outdoor tables. The Cafe's menu includes breakfast items, starters such as Spicy Sauteed Broccolini and Buffalo Cauliflower, salads, bowls, sandwiches, wraps, and entrees such as Raw Mexican Lasagna, Summer Polenta, Chef's Seasonal Pizza, Quinoa Shells, and a Mediterranean Sampler. A wide variety of sides, additions, and desserts are also available for order. This location of Cafe Gratitude is open seven days a week from 8am to 10pm. See Details
Mesa Verde Restaurant Mesa Verde is a dog-friendly restaurant that serves a range of locally sourced dishes. You'll discover plenty of vegetarian, vegan, and healthy items on the menu. If you have a gluten intolerance, you could try the gluten-free macadamia butter crostini, served with smoked mushrooms, blackberry, macadamia yogurt, ninja radish, sprouts, winter squash, olive powder, and wine jel. Mesa Verde is open every day of the week from 7am to 3pm, Sunday through Thursday from 5pm to 9pm, and Friday to Saturday from 5pm to 10pm. See Details
Sugar Taco Sugar Taco is a dog-friendly, eco-friendly, plant based authentic Mexican restaurant in Los Angeles where Fido is welcome to join you at an outdoor table, and even has a dog menu! Enjoy vegan tacos, burritos, nachos, quesadillas and more. Be sure to save room for some dessert like churro donuts and snow cones. See Details
Ravens Restaurant at Stanford Inn by the Sea Ravens offers a gorgeous setting for dining, spectacular vegan, organic food, and outstanding wine list, and dog-friendly seating in the covered lobby. Even on a rainy evening, you can enjoy a meal next to the fireplace, listening to live piano music. Menu includes soups, salads, small plates, and entrees such as enchiladas, ravioli, and Thai red curry.

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Claire's on Cedros Neighborly porch, dog-friendly patio, herb garden, environmentally conscious menu -- Claire's in the place to be in Solana Beach. See Details
Native Foods Native Foods offers a healthy vegan menu in a casual setting with a pet-friendly patio. See Details
Sun Cafe SunCafe Organic Cuisine, located in Studio City, CA, is a casual joint that serves up vegan and vegetarian-friendly plant-based eats. Choose from menu options including starters, soups, salads, sandwiches, pasta, pizza, juices, smoothies, and more. Fido is welcome to join you at one of their twelve pet-friendly outdoor tables while you enjoy your meal. See Details
Plant Power Fast Food Plant Power Fast Food is a vegan, dog-friendly restaurant serving food that is "kind to our animal friends, easy on the planet and good for the body you live in." Dog owners with a craving for a taco made without the use of animal products, GMO's or artificial ingredients can head to one of Plant Power's six outdoor tables to enjoy alongside their canine. Plant Power's menu includes burgers, wraps, sandwiches, tacos, breakfast items, salads, Chili Cheese Fries, Mini Corn Dogs, Kale Slaw, and desserts such as its Old Fashioned "Milkshake." A variety of floats and smoothies are also available as are juice and kombucha on tap. Both vegans and non-vegans rave about Plant Power and recommend ordering a burger. This location of Plant Power Fast Food is open Sunday through Thursday from 8am to 9pm and Friday and Saturday from 8am to 10pm. See Details
Trilogy Sanctuary Rooftop cafe serving organic, vegan, gluten-free menu with a boho vibe and views of the Pacific. Dogs are welcome at outdoor tables. See Details
Gazebo Gardens Cart Hop Every Friday and Saturday Gazebo Garden's hosts "cart hop" where all the famous food trucks of Fresno come out and serve up delicious eats. It's an outdoor nursery complete with beer garden, live music, and plenty of seating. Dogs are welcome, and they even have treats at the bar for them. See Details
Zinc Cafe & Market Zinc Cafe & Market has a dog-friendly patio and will even provide water bowls. See Details
My Vegan My Vegan is pet friendly! It is a vegan restaurant with three outside tables. The staff will happily bring water out for your dog. See Details
John's Garden Great Vegan, Vegetarian, Gluten Free and also Non choices. See Details
Lotus Vegan Sample from the menu of delicious organic Thai vegan cuisine. Outdoor tables welcome dogs. See Details
Extreme Pita It's all pitas at Extreme Pita, be it signature, classic, or flatbaked. Outdoor patio seating is dog friendly. See Details
Harvest Cafe Harvest Cafe is a pet-friendly farm to table restaurant located in Ventura, CA. Fido is welcome to join you at a small outdoor bistro table by the entrance. Harvest Cafe focus on creating vegan and vegetarian dishes which are 100% gluten free, prepared with organic ingredients sourced from farms in the Ventura area. Open for breakfast and lunch, Harvest Cafe serve fresh, flavorful dishes complimented by a coffee, smoothie, glass of wine or beer. See Details
The Veggie Grill You and your pup won't be able to tell the Veggie Grill's chicken is fake and you won't care. Finish it off with the provided water. See Details
Lotus Cafe and Juice Bar Lotus Cafe and Juice Bar is a predominantly vegetarian health-food eatery serving up natural foods for breakfast, lunch, and dinner, plus a variety of freshly squeezed organic juices and more. Fido is welcome at the dog-friendly outdoor seating all around the restaurant! Bring him along and choose from specials like the Encinitas Veggie Grill over organic brown rice or the Stuffed Avocado with chunk albacore tuna, mayonnaise, pickle relish, and onions atop organic romaine lettuce, with a salad side. Other salads, sandwiches, vegetarian choices, and chicken and fish entrees are available as well. Lotus Cafe and Juice Bar is open daily from 7:00am to 9:00pm. See Details
Oliver's Oliver's, located in Santa Barbara, CA, is a trendy eatery that serves up a variety of delicious plant-based fare. Fido is welcome to join you at one of their pet-friendly outdoor tables while you enjoy your meal. Start off with an order of the Kung Pao Cauliflower with cashew and Japanese chili. Next, chow down on the Pear & Gorgonzola Flatbread topped with arugula pesto, caramelized onion, walnuts, and balsamic glaze. Or go for the Impossible Burger topped with cheddar, roasted poblano peppers, coconut bacon, caramelized onion, lettuce, tomato, and secret sauce on a pretzel bun. Oliver's is open Sunday through Thursday from 5pm to 9pm, and Friday through Saturday from 5pm to 10pm. See Details
Ahimsa Ahimsa, located in Long Beach, CA, is a casual, dog-friendly eatery that serves up fresh, vegan cuisine. Fido can join you at an outdoor table. Choose from menu options including appetizers, soups, salads, wraps, bowls, sandwiches, burgers and more. See Details
Pura Vita Pura Vita is a dog-friendly restaurant in Redondo Beach, CA. Fido is welcome to join you on the outdoor patio. The menu features Italian favorites that are entirely plant-based. Wine, cocktails, and desserts are also available. See Details