Dog Friendly Waterfront Restaurants in New Jersey

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 waterfront restaurants in New Jersey that will welcome Fido to join you at an outdoor table. Bone appetit!

Pet Friendly Harpoons on the Bay
Harpoons on the Bay Situated directly on the Delaware Bay with sunsets to die for, at Harpoons on the Bay, you'll have to agree you've found paradise! They offer over 250 frozen drinks from the full bar. A tropical delight awaits your arrival. If that isn't enough to tempt you, the food is great and the service is friendly. Outdoor seating welcomes Fido. See Details
Pet Friendly The Lobster House
The Lobster House The Lobster House is a Fisherman's Wharf staple with casual fine dining. They offer three dog-friendly dockside tables for well-behaved, leashed pets. The menu higlights the flavors of the ocean, but there are plenty of options for landlubbers, too. Some of the specials are the raw bar dishes, soft shell crabs, and lobster. The Lobster House also offers a take out shop so you can get your seafood fix on the go. They are open daily January through March from 11:30am to 3:00pm and again from 4:30pm to 9:00pm. From April through December, they are open daily from11:30am to 3:00pm and again from 4:30pm to 10:00pm. See Details
South Dock Cafe South Dock Cafe offers a raw bar, 1/2 lb burgers, fish tacos, pulled pork/chicken sandwiches, and crab cakes. Dogs are welcome at outdoor tables. See Details
Mayfair Boardwalk Grill Family-owned and operated concession stand serving burgers, footlong original boardwalk hot dogs, funnel cakes, and more. Front tables are dog friendly. See Details
Blue Eyes Restaurant Blue Eyes Restaurant is a Frank Sinatra-themed, Italian restaurant with views of the water and the city. They offer two dog-friendly tables so you may want to call ahead before visiting. The menu is focused around Italian classics with traditional pasta, seafood, and veal dishes. They also offer a Napoletana pizza and an intimate list of wine, beer, and specialty drinks like bellinis and sangria. Blue Eyes Restaurant is open Sunday through Thursday from 12pm to 10pm and Friday through Saturday from 12pm to 11pm. See Details
Waypoint 622 Waypoint 622 offers relaxing waterfront dining and a varied menu that features tuna tartare, firecracker shrimp, filet mignon, lobster mac and cheese, and beer-battered Alaskan cod sandwiches. Outdoor seating area welcomes dogs. See Details
Pier 115 Bar & Grill Pier 115 Bar and Grill is based right off the water, and offers six dog-friendly tables and three couches. The menu includes a selection of upscale bar bites like the Buffalo Mozzarella and Prosciutto sanwich or the 40 Day Dry Aged NY Strip. The drink selection includes a large range of draft beer, craft brews, bottle beers, wine, cocktails, and more. The Pier 115 Bar and Grill kitchen is open Sunday through Wednesday from 12pm to 11pm and Thursday through Saturday from 12pm to 12am. The bar is open Sunday through Thursday from 12pm until late and Friday through Saturday from 12pm to 3am. See Details
Rooney's Rooney's is an upscale seafood spot with oceanfront views and two dog-friendly tables available during the summer. Perhaps the most popular item on the menu is the Angry Lobster, a two pound lobster roasted and served with hot pepper flakes. Other features include a raw bar, a classic lobster pot, pasta, and the lunch sandwiches. Rooney's serves a customizable fish board where you can choose your fish, the preparation, sauce, and sides. Opening hours are Monday through Thursday from 11:30am to 10:00pm, Friday through Saturday from 11:30am to 11:00pm, and Sunday from 11:30am to 10:00pm. See Details
Dockside Cafe Dockside Cafe is a casual joint that offers patrons the opportunity to dine on delicious eats while enjoying a beautiful waterfront view. Choose from menu options including omelettes, pancakes, breakfast sandwiches, French toast, soups, salads, seafood, sandwiches, burgers, and more. Fido is welcome to join you at one of their six pet-friendly outdoor tables while you enjoy your meal. Try the Baby Jane Sandwich with corned beef, turkey, Swiss, coleslaw, and Russian dressing on rye bread. Or go for the Boston Burger topped with cheddar cheese, fried onions, and horseradish. Dockside Cafe is open daily from 7am to 3pm. See Details
Gazebo Grill And Sushi Bar Gazebo Grill and Sushi Bar is a casual joint that serves up a variety of delicious eats all with a fantastic view from the waterfront patio! 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 Sesame Seared Ahi Tuna with red pepper onion slaw and wasabi citrus aioli. Next, chow down on the Dirty Jersey Burger - a half-pound Angus burger topped with bacon, American cheese, and a fried egg on a pork roll. Or go for the Boston Sushi Roll with spicy shrimp, lettuce, cream cheese, avocado, cucumber, and Japanese mayo. See Details