Dog Friendly Waterfront Restaurants in San Diego, CA

There are 10 pet friendly waterfront restaurants in San Diego that welcome dogs at their outdoor tables. Need help to decide 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 Amplified
Amplified Dog-friendly Amplified in San Diego offers 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
Pet Friendly Panorama Bar & Grill
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
Blue Water Seafood - Ocean Beach Blue Water Seafood - Ocean Beach is a dog-friendly restaurant situated just a block from the ocean in San Diego, CA. Fido is welcome to accompany you for a meal at a table on the large outside patio. Blue Water Seafood serve award winning tacos which are consistently voted the best fish tacos in San Diego. Pick your fish, marinade, and choose to encase it in a taco, on a salad, inside a sandwich or as a platter. Available on a seasonal basis, popular choices include Red Snapper, seared Ahi, Scottish Salmon, Mahi Mahi, Swordfish, grilled Shrimp, scollops, and local Halibut. On a summer day, a chilled seafood cocktail or delicious sashimi appetizer should hit the spot. In winter, warm up with a bowl of hearty seafood stew or New England Clam Chowder. Blue Water Seafood also offer a selection of fresh raw fish which is sold at their seafood market on the premises. See Details
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
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
Brockton Villa Restaurant Overlooking beautiful La Jolla Cove on the California coast, Brockton Villa Restaurant is an upscale dog-friendly restaurant serving breakfast, brunch and dinner. It is never too early to enjoy a glass of wine or mimosa on the dog-friendly patio with views as far as you can see. Try the famous 'Coast Toast' for a delicious sweet start to your day. In the evening, opt for a perfectly cooked steak or seafood entreé. See Details
Carnitas' Snack Shack Featured on Food Network, the Travel Channel, Conde Nast Traveler and many other sites, Carnitas' Snack Shack in San Diego is a dog-friendly eatery calling itself "Tail Waggin' Good." Fido can join you at an outdoor table. 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. 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
Shoreline Cantina- Sheraton San Diego Shoreline Cantina, located poolside and next to the marina at the Sheraton San Diego, is a seasonal outdoor restaurant offering grilled favorites, small bites, and craft cocktails. The restaurant overlooks the marina, and the large outdoor deck is dog-friendly 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