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Top 10 dog-friendly bars and restaurants in the U.S.



It’s the accessory that never goes out of style. We are obviously talking about your dog! 

After a year of staying at home with our precious pups it seems unfathomable to go anywhere without them. And perhaps this is why the dog bar trend is on the up and up. We consulted with our Yelp Data Science team to determine the top dog friendly restaurants and bars across the U.S. serving up (bow) wow – worthy experiences for both man and best friend alike. 

Thanks to full gourmet dog menus like you’ll find at Creek Side Sedona and dynamite cocktail programs like the one at Toller Patio, it is obvious that the bar for dog friendly has officially been raised. Yelpers like you, and Yelpers like your dog have plenty of reasons to  explore a “Fido friendly” restaurant/bar in your hometown. 

Top 10 dog friendly restaurants and bars
  1. Creek Side Sedona (Sedona, AZ)
  2. The Block (Saint Louis Park, MN)
  3. Woof’s Bar (Santa Clara, CA)
  4. Lazy Dog Restaurant and Bar (Naperville, IL)
  5. Wet Dog Tavern (Huntington Beach, CA)
  6. Toller Patio (Dallas, TX)
  7. Waikiki Brewing – Kakaako (Honolulu, HI)
  8. Blue Ridge Winery (Saylorsburg, PA)
  9. 10 Barrel Brewing (Bend, OR)
  10. Harry’s Seafood Bar and Grille (Saint Augustine, FL)

Click the Yelp burst to follow our Collection of these businesses. And search here for a dog friendly restaurant near you. Don’t forget to spoil us with pictures of your best pal when you share reviews for your experiences on Yelp. Who knows, we may even make them internet famous someday.


Methodology: This is a list of the best dog-friendly bars in the U.S. according to Yelp. The data looked at reviews from January 2019 to present. We identified businesses with reviews mentioning “dog bars”, then ranked those spots using a number of factors including the total volume and ratings of reviews. All businesses were marked open on Yelp as of July 7, 2021. When available, all businesses on this list have a passing health score as of July 7, 2021.

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