With dog parks and pet stores galore, consistently great weather and endless playdates for pampered pooches; it’s no secret that Los Angeles is a dog-friendly city. Every dog owner knows the hustle of trying to find a restaurant that is dog-friendly when you’re longing to grab a bite and a pint with your four-legged friend. From full menus of canine cuisine, these pup-loving establishments have you and your pal covered. Checkout our roundup of some of the best dog-friendly restaurants and bars in Los Angeles with great food and outdoor patios for dog owners and their pups to enjoy together. Pup perks include everything from hooking your dog up with flat or sparkling water to made-in-house pooch treats. Bone appetit!
Pup Perks: Comfortably sit in their open-air patio, while your companion dines on homemade dog treats.
The Standing Room
Location: Redondo Beach
Pup Perks: Rain or shine, your pup can comfortably sit under the completely covered patio while being steps away from the beach.
Location: Marina Del Rey
Pup Perks: This hot-spot is known for spotting some of LA’s cutest dogs and possibly the perfect place to find your match.
Location: Redondo Beach Pier
Pup Perks: Whether you’re just popping into the seafood market or leisurely brunching on the weekend, Captain Kidd’s is the perfect people watching location with your pup.
Location: Atwater Village
Pup Perks: A cavernously cool front patio offers a great view of the many other canines strolling Glendale Blvd at this Atwater favorite. It is armed with the prerequisite dog-hydration bowls.
Beachwood BBQ & Brewing
Location: Long Beach
Pup Perks: Hit up the promenade-facing patio of this brewpub, which is loaded with bowl-able dog water and pint-able craft beers.
Blue Dog Beer Tavern
Pup Perks: Their sizable patio offers plenty of shade, bowls of ice water, and you can order burger patties for your pup. Don’t forget to stop by the pets-only day spa across the parking lot.
Plan Check Kitchen + Bar
Location: West LA
Pup Perks: Offers semi-shaded outdoor seating. While the bowl of water they provide your dog will be significantly weaker than the Japanese whisky, you’ll both be satiated and inclined to share the pig candy-loaded Bleuprint Burger.
Blue Plate Oysterette
Location: Mid-Wilshire and Santa Monica
Pup Spear: Has fan-equipped covered patio, and they’ll keep you both cool on a hot day by bringing out water bowls for him, and beer/wine/more beer for you.
Location: West Hollywood
Pup Perks: This upscale, hound-happy, Sunset Strip retreat offers something he’ll dig; a tree-shaded, faux-grass patio in front, and something you’ll both dig; a damn-fine burger. They’ll hook your dog up with bowls of flat or sparkling water.
Pup Perks: Two well-covered patios are available for your collared dog at this busy K-town joint. The dog-friendly crew at Beer Belly will bust out a bowl of fresh water for the pups.
Location: Eagle Rock and Hollywood
Pup Perks: They offer well-shaded, dog-friendly patios where you can drink all the beers, and your little dude can sip from water bowls and keep a watchful eye for stray shreds of meat.
Pup Perks: Dine with your canine at this establishment where dogs have their own menu. The entrées currently available—ground beef, shredded chicken or, gulp, hot dogs—all come with a heaping side of rice and are served on a silver platter with a bowl of water and a side of treats on the quaint Morrison patio.
Pup Perks: The restaurant’s dog-friendly staff will not only bring water for your four-legged friend, but special treats called Woofles—made with parmesan, parsley and whole wheat flour—are also available.
Angel City Brewery
Location: Downtown Los Angeles
Pup Perks: This establishment allows dogs not only on the patio, but inside the spacious tavern itself (with the exception of the brewing area). It offers Frisbees and water bowls for pups.