Have you ever wondered, “Where can I eat in San Jose with my dog near me?” Well, you’re about to find out! Check out the dog-friendliest places to eat and drink with your pup in San Jose, CA!
Ready for some California fun-in-the-sun with your precious pooch? I bet they are! Time to get out of the house and do something new with your dog this summer. It’s becoming increasingly popular for restaurants and bars in San Jose, CA, and all across the U.S. to have outdoor dog-friendly patios. But how do you know which restaurants and bars are pet-friendly? Well, it’s your lucky day because we have found a list of the best dog-friendly restaurants, bars, and breweries in San Jose just for you and your favorite canine.
Are you looking for a more active outing with your furry best friend? Click here to check out the best dog parks and off-leash areas in San Jose. You and your dog will have plenty of places to go this summer where your pup can run around for hours.
And if your schedule is too busy for doggy outings, or you’re not physically able to take your pup on a walk—we’ve got you covered there too! Let us help you find the best pet sitters, dog walkers, and cat sitters right near you. That way, no matter what your situation, your little fido won’t be missing out!
Now, if you’re ready, let’s figure out where you’re going to eat next.
The 13 Best Dog-Friendly Restaurants, Bars, and Breweries in San Jose, CA:
- 20Twenty Cheese Bar
- Hapa’s Brewing Company
- Hermitage Brewing
- House of Bagels
- ISO Beers
- Jamba Juice
- Ludwig’s German Table
- Park Station Hashery
- Peet’s Coffee & Tea
- Rosie McCann’s Irish Pub
- Roy’s Station Coffee & Tea
- Siena Bistro
- The Table
20Twenty Cheese Bar — Willow Glen
“20Twenty [Cheese Bar] is a light and comfortable atmosphere full of charisma and fun. Not compromising on quality or character, from the ingredients in our dishes to the attitudes of our staff.” In addition to their indoor seating and standing room at the bar, they have beautiful outdoor seating areas on their street patio and in their garden patio where your pooch can join you.
Hapa’s Brewing Company — West San Carlos
Hapa’s Brewing Company has quite the list of original craft beers. This dog-friendly brewery is large and open with an old, industrial feel. They have rustic wooden picnic tables with metal lighting. And plenty of unique beers and foods to choose from. They are so pet-friendly that your well-behaved dogs are allowed to join you inside. And they even host dog training classes from time to time.
Hermitage Brewing — Little Saigon
“We are not a mainstream brewery. We don’t copy; we create. Brewmaster Peter and Cellarmaster Greg are obsessive about our quality, and passionately focus on brewing beers that are flavorful, rich in character, aroma driven and unique.” This dog-friendly brewery has a casual atmosphere with tons of unique and creative brews and food. They even have a pet-friendly outdoor patio for you and your furry best friend to enjoy together.
House of Bagels — Downtown
House of Bagels is a local favorite. It’s the perfect spot for breakfast, a deli sandwich for lunch, or just a good cup of coffee. This cozy hang-out has three locations. And they all have dog-friendly outdoor patios, plus enough bagels and espresso to keep you going all day long.
ISO Beers — Downtown
ISO Beers is a pet-friendly bar and bottle shop. They don’t serve any food, and you must be 21+ to hang out here. But dogs of all ages are welcome to hang out with you on their outdoor patio space. Not only can you enjoy their beer selection in their bar, but you can purchase bottles from them to take home and enjoy later on.
Jamba Juice — Camden Park
Ready for a smoothie? Time to visit Jamba Juice! This popular chain is located in Camden Park. And believe it or not, they are dog-friendly! This Jamba Juice has outdoor seating where your pup can hang out with you while you soak in the sun and drink up a smoothie or a juice. Jamba Juice is focused on using healthy ingredients to make tasty drinks. What could be better?
Ludwig’s German Table — Downtown
This fun and friendly bar-restaurant has a German influence, and provides tons of unique brews and other specialty drinks. You can find traditional German foods in a contemporary style atmosphere. And they have a beautiful beer garden that is dog-friendly for you and your favorite pooch to hang out on. “Whether you choose to enjoy the complex flavors of a cold hefe-weizen in our traditional biergarten… the warmth of a traditional beef goulash in our cozy dining room, or celebrating Oktoberfest in our event hall we deliver the satisfaction of German tradition [coming] alive again.”
Park Station Hashery — Rose Garden
Park Station Hashery is not only known for its delicious brunches, but also for its unique and fun beer and wine collection. And if you’re looking for a caffeine pick-me-up, they even have some delicious lattes and other specialty coffee drinks. “A ‘hashery’ is a neighborhood restaurant that caters to everyday souls; a long forgotten word, we believe symbolizes a precious gem, hidden in plain [sight].” This is one place you’ll definitely want to try!
Peet’s Coffee & Tea — North of Almaden
Peet’s Coffee & Tea is a pet-friendly coffee shop chain with teas, specialty coffees, and espresso drinks, plus delicious homemade pastries and baked goods. They provide a dog-friendly patio with outdoor seating for all of their furry customers and the pet parents who accompany them. Peet’s has lots of fun seasonal drinks, including their Matcha Strawberry Frappe! Plus, they have coffees and teas you can even purchase for your home.
Rosie McCann’s Irish Pub — Santana Row
Rosie McCann’s is a dog-friendly bar and restaurant with an Irish influence. You’ll find friendly staff, a casual atmosphere, and delicious pub meals, appetizers, and desserts. Dogs are allowed on the outdoor patio, so you can enjoy the beautiful weather together. And don’t forget to check out their brunch menu every Friday-Sunday from 12 pm-3 pm.
Roy’s Station Coffee & Tea — Northside
Roy’s Stations is another great coffee chain that is, of course, dog-friendly! They have outdoor seating for you and your pup to sit and relax while you try out their delicious coffee drinks. They also have free WiFi, quiches, and desserts. This is a great place to hang out and get some work done while your well-behaved pooch lays right by your side.
Siena Bistro — Willow Glen
Siena Bistro has a beautiful, dog-friendly outdoor patio with string lights and a large awning to protect you in the rain or during those overly sunny days. This Italian restaurant offers classic favorites, plus some of their own unique twists. Don’t forget to check out some of their California and Mediterranean wines. And of course, you have to try some of their famous “Brioche Bread Pudding, Warm Chocolate Cake with Caramel Sea Salt Gelato, [or] Tiramisu.”
The Table — Willow Glen
The Table is an “urban neighborhood eatery focused on seasonal ingredients, hand-crafted cocktails and progressive wines.” This dog-friendly restaurant is sophisticated, with gourmet options in a cozy setting. They provide indoor seating as well as an outdoor patio where pups can sit by your side. “Ultimately what drives us is our passion for genuine hospitality. Please, sit at our table and let us cook for you.”
San Jose Must Love Dogs
As you can see, there are more than enough dog-friendly places to eat, drink, and chill out in the San Jose summer sun. And this list is just the beginning! So check out what each place has to offer, and begin your journey of puppy outings today!