Everyone knows that one of the best things about going out is getting to bring your furry friend along with you. After all, what’s better than a good meal, cold drink and wagging tails? Thankfully, Jacksonville is packed with a dog-friendly restaurant around every corner so you and your pup can enjoy a night out on the town.
A Dog's Guide to Jacksonville Dining
From breweries, cafes, bbq joints and taco bars, there’s something for you and your dog at every location!
📷 ABBQ Meat & Drink
ABBQ Meat & Drink
If you’re looking to dive into a plate of Texas-style barbecue, then ABBQ is for you! Not only does their menu include delicious favorites like pulled pork, barbacoa chicken, and potato casserole, but they’re a dog-friendly restaurant too! Open for lunch, dinner, and weekend brunch, head over and hang out with your furry friend at one of their outdoor tables. Just don’t be surprised if your pup tries to grab a bite off your plate!
📷 The Bearded Pig
The Bearded Pig
Did someone say southern-style barbecue? Locally-owned restaurant, The Bearded Pig, offers southern-inspired fare including brisket, pulled pork, and even veggie platters. With two locations throughout Jacksonville, this dog-friendly restaurant is a top-choice the next time you’re deciding where to bring your pup to!
Monday | Closed
Tuesday-Thursday | 11:00am–9:00pm
Sunday | 11:00am–9:00pm
📍 Jax Beach | 1700 3rd Street South,Jacksonville, FL 32250
San Marco | 1808 Kings Ave,Jacksonville, FL 32207
If you’re looking for an evening of delicious food, cocktails, and the chance to bring your dog, then look no further than Orsay. Located in historic Avondale, this dog-friendly restaurant offers outdoor lounge seating so you and your pup can explore all that the French-inspired menu has to offer. We recommend the Croque Madame, just be sure to slip your pup a fry or two!
Monday | Closed
Tuesday-Thursday | 4:00pm–10:00pm
Friday | 4:00pm–12:00am
Saturday | 11:00am–12:00am
Sunday | 11:00am–3:00pm, 4:00-10:00pm
Happy Hour | 4:00pm-7:00pm
📍 3630 Park Street,Jacksonville Florida, 32205
📷 Palm Valley Outdoor Bar & Grill
Palm Valley Outdoor Bar & Grill
Located underneath the 210 Bridge in South Ponte Vedra, Palm Valley Outdoor Bar & Grille is a casual seafood bar and grill on the water. Nestled along the St. Johns River, this dog-friendly restaurant invites you and your pup to come out and enjoy live music and delicious food. Whether you’re rolling in from a day on the boat, or you’re just in the mood for some great food in a great setting, this is the place to be! We recommend the conch fritters and oyster plate, though we don’t know if your dog would agree.
Monday | Closed
Sunday | 11:00am–9:00pm
📍377 South Roscoe Blvd, Ponte Vedra Beach, FL 32082
📷 Wicked Barley Brewing Company
Wicked Barley Brewing Company
Located on the banks of Goodby’s Creek, Wicked Barley Brewing Company is a waterfront craft brewery with everything under the sun. From an extensive food menu, and over a dozen craft beers on tap, there’s something for everyone at Wicked Barley, even your dog! That’s right, the waterfront property is also a dog-friendly restaurant which includes a a beer garden, kayak launch and even a boat dock.
Friday-Saturday | 11:00am–11:00pm
Sunday | 11:00am–9:00pm
📍4100 Baymeadows Road ,Jacksonville, Florida 32217
📷 Florida Cracker Kitchen
Florida Cracker Kitchen
If there’s one thing we love about Florida, it’s the ol’ style cooking. Florida Cracker Kitchen serves up delicious southern-style food in a comforting, family-friendly setting. This Old Florida dog-friendly restaurant has two locations in Jacksonville, offering breakfast and lunch with classic dishes like chicken & waffles, fried fish, oyster baskets, and more! Be sure to try it out the next time you can’t decide what you’re in the mood for, we promise your pup will love it too!
📷 Maple Street Biscuit Company
Maple Street Biscuit Company @ Jacksonville Beach
Is there anything better than a warm, fluffy biscuit for breakfast? Enjoying that fluffy biscuit with your dog! Thankfully, Maple Street Biscuit Company offers the perfect chance to dive into their delicious menu of freshly baked biscuits while your dog waits eagerly for crumbs to fall below. If biscuits aren’t your thing, they also have waffles, grits bowls, and the tried and true, sunny-side up eggs. Grab a seat outside and dive in, just don’t forget to try their homestyle gravy while you’re there, and of course, save a bite for your pup!
📷 Poe's Tavern
Named after the famous Edgar Allan Poe, Poe’s Tavern is an American pub offering over 50 craft beers and extensive menu with a little bit of everything. From gourmet burgers, fish sandwiches, quesadillas, and salads, Poe’s is a one-stop shop for all things tasty! The best part? Their outdoor porch makes them a dog-friendly restaurant! Located just a stone’s throw away from the beach, this is the perfect place to stop in and grab a bite after a few hours of playing fetch, or even just while you’re on your nightly walk. Be sure to snap a picture of your furry friend for a chance to be featured as an official “Poe’s Pup!”
If there’s one thing BurgerFi knows how to do, it’s burgers. This popular burger chain serves up a delicious menu of burgers in all shapes and styles, along with loaded hot dogs, chicken sandwiches, and fan-favorite sides including fries, onion rings, and even milkshakes! Grab a table outside at one of their three locations throughout Jacksonville and dive in with your pup by your side at this dog-friendly restaurant. If you’re feeling really sweet, order your furry friend a vanilla milkshake of their own, we’re sure they’ll love it!
📍 Riverside | 108 Riverside Ave #101, Jacksonville, FL 32202
📍St. Johns Town Center | 4890 Big Island Drive, Jacksonville, FL 32246
📍Neptune Beach | 628 Atlantic Blvd, Neptune Beach, FL 32266
📷 Cantina Louie
Fun fact: your dog looks 1000 times cuter wearing a Cantina Louie t-shirt! This dog-friendly restaurant serves up Mexican street food with outdoor seating to accommodate your four-legged friend. With an extensive menu offering all of the favorites, this restaurant is a must if you haven’t been yet! We recommend the West Coast Burrito (it’s stuffed with French fries!)
Sunday-Monday | 11:00am–9:00pm
Tuesday-Saturday | 11:00am–10:00pm
📍 Jax | 9726 Touchton Rd #105, Jacksonville, FL 32246
📍Nocatee | 10870 US-1 N, Ponte Vedra Beach, FL 32081
📍Atlantic Beach | 725 Atlantic Blvd, Atlantic Beach, FL 32233
Take a seat outside in the historic district of Avondale and enjoy a glass of wine alongside your pup when you visit Brick. Perfect for date night, girls night, or just a get-together with other local pups, this dog-friendly restaurant is a relaxing ambiance with a menu offering everything from mahi sandwiches to filet mignon. Open daily for lunch and dinner, and offering brunch on the weekends, be sure to give this place a try!
Friday | 11:00am–11:00pm
Saturday | 10:00am–11:00pm
Sunday | 10:00am–9:00pm
Saturday-Sunday | 10:00am-3:00pm
📍 3585 St. Johns Avenue, Jacksonville, FL 32205
📷 Veterans United Craft Brewery
Veterans United Craft Brewery
Veterans United Craft Brewery is not only one of the largest microbreweries in Jacksonville, but is also the first packaging operation on the Southside. This dog-friendly brewery has over 20 beers on tap with weekly events, live music, and of course, dog-friendly seating! This brewery also offers tasting tours every Saturday so you can learn what their beer is all about.
Monday | Closed
Tuesday | 3:00pm–10:00pm (Weekly Small Batch Release & Beer Bingo)
Wednesday | 3:00pm–10:00pm (Triva @ 7pm & 8pm)
Thursday | 3:00pm–10:00pm (Texas Hold’em Poker Night)
Friday | 3:00pm–11:00pm (Live Music Night)
Saturday | 1:00pm–11:00pm (Afternoon Tours; the 3rd Saturday of every month is free Comedy Night)
Sunday | 12:00pm–8:00pm (Televised Games)
📍 8999 Western Way #104,Jacksonville, FL 32256
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No unfortunately we dont allow our four legged friends inside the restaurant. However we do have seating outside where you can also order food and drinks.
Duval Street in Cape Coral Is Pet Friendly.
Dogs Not Allowed Inside Florida Restaurants and Bars (Unless Its Working) Whether or not you're at a restaurant or bar, no dogs or other live animals are permitted inside, with a couple of exceptions. For restaurants, this prohibition comes from the FDA's Food Code of 2017, as adopted in Florida.
Dogs are only permitted on Jacksonville Beach and Neptune Beach before 9:00 a.m. or after 5:00 p.m. Dogs must be on a leash and have a current rabies tag. Dog owners must clean up after their dogs. Dogs are allowed anytime on Atlantic Beach, but must also be on a leash no more than 12 feet long.
Looking for a dog-friendly place to eat in Central London? Lowlander is a Belgian bar and kitchen in Covent Garden that'll happily accommodate you. Grab a table in the cosy setting and try some of their 200-large stock of tasty native craft beers while tucking into mussels.
Please note, we do ask that you don't wear hoodies, hats or tracksuits when dining or drinking at Turtle Bay Birmingham. We will be opening from 9am between 28th July and 8th August.
Sloppy Joe's Is Pet Friendly. Every booking in August supports Best Friends Animal Society.
Household pets (dogs, cats, birds) are welcomed aboard for a fee, based on availability. All pets must be contained in a passenger provided carrier however, pet strollers are prohibited.
Traveling to Key West with a dog is one of the best ways to experience our laid-back lifestyle. This is a very dog-friendly town and your wags are even allowed in some of the local bars and restaurants. Our local dog parks are fun and safe, and we have a dog beach as well.
While the ADA gives a person with a disability the right to be accompanied, service dogs are not allowed inside shopping carts or on tables and chairs.
According to Florida law, not only is it a problem, it's also illegal, unless the dog is a trained service animal. The law came as a surprise to many shoppers, even though most stores have clear signs saying no pets allowed.
Restaurants are still as hygienic as they were before.
They cannot enter food prep areas, and restaurant employees are not allowed to make contact with them. As long as everyone plays by the rules, sanitation is not an issue. Some might argue that some dogs could be cleaner than the humans in an establishment.
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