Dog Friendly Waterfront Restaurants in San Diego, CA

There are 7 pet friendly waterfront restaurants in San Diego that welcome dogs at their outdoor tables. Need help deciding where to eat? Here's a detailed description of each restaurant, along with pictures and reviews from other dog owners. Coming from out of town? Get a discounted rate on pet friendly hotels in San Diego. Bone appetit!

Pet Friendly Pier Cafe
Pier Cafe Pier Cafe is a casual beachfront eatery with tasty surf and turf and dog-friendly outdoor seating with beautiful ocean views. Choose from an array of dishes such as shrimp po'boys, mixed seafood fry, citrus marinated seabass, jambalaya, shredded pork tacos, and top sirloin. Opens daily at 11am. See Details
Pet Friendly Amplified
Amplified Fresh brewed ale, kitchen and beer garden. Upstairs there are bowls for doggies and faux grass for them to lounge on and plenty of shade. Serving pita kebabs and great happy hours. Definitely a place to check put if you're bringing your fur babies into town See Details
Carnitas' Snack Shack Featured on Food Network, the Travel Channel, Conde Nast Traveler and many other sites, Carnitas' Snack Shack is a dog-friendly restaurant calling itself "Tail Waggin' Good." Carnitas' Snack Shack offers several outdoor tables to dog owners wanting to enjoy a plate of Seasoned Fries with Bacon Ketchup alongside Fido. The Snack Shack's menu includes items such as a Bacon Wrapped Hot Dog, burgers, a Fried Chicken Sandwich, tacos, and more. Diners with room for dessert can enjoy a Cheese Cake Woo Bar, a Brownie, or a Chocolate Chip Cookie. Frequent visitors rave about the water-front views and recommend ordering the Triple Threat Pork Sandwich, piled high with pork loin schnitzel, pulled pork, bacon, pepperoncini relish and shack aioli. This location of Carnitas' is open Sunday from 9am to 9pm, Monday through Thursday from 11am to 9pm, Friday from 11am to 11pm and Saturday from 9am to 11pm. See Details
Panorama Bar & Grill Offering breathtaking waterfront views, Panorama Bar and Grill is a dog-friendly restaurant boasting farm-to-table produce, aged meats, responsibly raised seafood, and farm-fresh poultry. Dog owners wanting to enjoy a plate of Parmesan Truffle Fries can do so while Fido lounges underfoot at one of Panorama's two outdoor tables. The restaurant's menu includes alcoholic beverages, breakfast items, starters, soups, salads, sandwiches, flatbreads, tacos, seafood, and more. Diners with room for dessert can enjoy an Apple-Cranberry Tartlet, Chocolate-Cherry Flan, or Espresso Ganache Cake. The Bar and Grill is open seven days a week from 6am to 10pm. See Details
Papananis Deli & Sundries Located on Harbor Island, Papanani's Deli and Sundries is a dog-friendly water-front restaurant serving breakfast, lunch, and dinner to locals and tourists alike. Dog owners wanting to enjoy a beer alongside their canine can do so at one of Papanani's ten outdoor tables. The Deli's menu has breakfast items, including a range of omelets, hot and cold sandwiches, salads, soups, chili, and more. Papanani's Deli and Sundries is open seven days a week from 7am to 5pm. See Details
Firefly Eatery & Bar Firefly Eatery & Bar is a bayfront restaurant inside The Dana Hotel on Mission Bay. This contemporary eatery offers modern California cuisine and beautiful views of the San Diego Bay. Bring Fido to take in the view with you at one of several umbrella-cast shade tables on the pet-friendly patio. See Details
OB Surf Lodge OB Surf Lodge in San Diego is a casual, dog friendly eatery where Fido is welcome to join you at an outdoor table for brunch, lunch, happy hour, or dinner. OB Surf Lodge is an homage to the glory days of 1960s SoCal surf culture synonymous with the formation of the Ocean Beach you know and love today. The menu is prepared from scratch daily and driven on the principle of delivering the highest quality, local, sustainable products and ingredients cooked to order. They are certified as an Ocean Friendly restaurant by The Surfrider Foundation, a non-profit environmental organization that works to protect and preserve the world's oceans, waves, and beaches. Enjoy menu items like hummus, crab cakes, cobb salad, hot chicken biscuit, burgers, seafood dishes, and more. See Details
Sun Deck This beachfront restaurant and bar, located at the Hotel del Coronado, serves cocktails and Californian light fare. Dogs are welcome at all of the outdoor seating overlooking the Pacific Ocean and will be offered fresh water. If you're feeling generous, order Fido a side of sweet potatoes fries as a treat! Snag a seat by a fire pit and enjoy an incredible sunset with your furry friend. See Details
Waterfront Grill Waterfront Grill, located in National City, CA, is a tasteful eatery that serves up a variety of delicious fare with gorgeous waterfront views. Fido is welcome to join you at one of their pet-friendly outdoor tables while you enjoy your meal. Start off with a glass of wine and an order of the Fresh Seasoned Calamari - tempura-fried calamari rings served with house remoulade and a lemon wedge. Next, chow down on the Fish and Chips - beer-battered white fish with garlic fries, house-made tartar sauce, and fresh lemon. Or go for the Pier 32 Cuban Sandwich with pulled pork, pickles, mustard, and Swiss cheese on Telera bread, served with chips. Waterfront Grill is open Monday through Thursday from 11am to 2pm, and Friday through Sunday from 10am to 7pm. See Details