So you have a dog and want to know where you can get a bite with your fur baby? Don’t worry! San Diego has some of the best dog-friendly restaurants in the U.S. With beaches, trails and plenty of parks, San Diego is one of the most dog-friendly big cities… ever!
Lazy Dog Restaurant & Bar – Mission Valley
Located at Westfield Mall in Mission Valley, Lazy Dog Restaurant & Bar serves pizza, burgers, sandwiches and super delectable savory dishes such as bone-in apple-sage pork chops.
1202 Camino Del Rio N
San Diego, CA 92108
Phone number: (619) 481-6191
The Patio on Lamont Street – Pacific Beach
The Patio on Lamont Street offers up inspired California cuisine that caters to foodies and the canines they love. Upon arrival, Fido will receive a gourmet house-made dog biscuit and a fresh bowl of water. The open-air patio attracts lots of pooches, so reservations are recommended.
4445 Lamont St
San Diego, CA 92109
Phone number: (858) 412-4648
Baja Betty’s – Hillcrest
Situated on University in the hip Hillcrest neighborhood, Baja Betty’s serves Mexican and southwest dishes, along with pup-friendly outdoor seating. The extensive menu features authentic fare including combination plates, quesadillas, carnitas as well as a selection of margaritas, signature cocktails and an extensive list of premium tequilas.
1421 University Ave
San Diego, CA, US, 92103
Phone number: (619) 269-8510
Station Tavern & Burgers – Downtown
Spacious patio seating with heaters with plenty of room for a larger pooch. The self-service water bowls allow you to ensure your fur baby is all watered up, with laid-back picnic style seating and delicious burgers. (Closed Mondays!)
2204 Fern St
San Diego, CA 92104
b/t 30th St & Ivy St
South Park, Golden Hill
Phone number: (619) 255-0657
Coronado Brewing Company – Mission Bay
With handcrafted beer for days and a “snack attack” menu as well as pizzas and pub favorites, dog owners love this place for the laid-back vibes, pooch-friendly atmosphere and of course, the tasting room!
San Diego, CA 92110