Dog-Friendly Restaurants in Seattle for You and Your Best-Friend

August 16th 2016

It’s your pup’s bday and Spot has finally stopped drinking out of the toilet, so you want to treat him to a special meal. Put that bag of dog food down and head out of your Seattle apartment, because it’s time to paw-ty. Check out the list of pup-friendly restaurants where you and your four-legged best friend can sit down and chow down.


Norm's Eatery & Ale House (460 N 36th St.)

Courtesy Norm’s Eatery

A pub with pups. We know it’s too good to be true. From being named after a pup (that’s Norm the golden retriever pictured above) to the doggie décor, this dog lover’s dream come true features local beer, great food AND a doggie menu that includes bacon pupcakes, chicken breast doggie bowl + water bowls all around.

Perfect for: Wharfside Pointe and Domaine dog owners—less than 2 miles away. 



Bark! Espresso (11335 Roosevelt Way NE)


Courtesy Bark! Espresso

If you were to squeeze Seattle’s heart, coffee and puppies would pour out. This places brings both together just for your dog-loving and caffeinated soul.

Note: Pups are allowed in one section of the restaurant, The Hound Hangout. Pups are not allowed in the main section.  


Belltown Pub (2322 1st Ave.)


Courtesy Belltown Pub

Located in the vibrant Belltown neighborhood, this pub features a special doggie menu, weekend brunch, outdoor seating and specials such as torta al pastor and kalua pork and cabbage.

Perfect for: Fountain Court dog owners—just a 7 minute walk. 


The Dray (708 NW 65th St.)


Courtesy The Dray

Rotating local beer taps, Stumptown coffee made by hand on their La Marzocco machine, flatbread heaven, soccer on the TV (go Sounders!), reclaimed wood interior AND dog-friendly. This is why you love Seattle.

Perfect for: CityWalk and Wharfside Pointe dog owners—about 3 miles away. 


The Leary Traveler (4354 Leary Way NW)


Courtesy: Yelper Jessica G.

If your pup is a brunch babe, the Salmon Lox Benedict at the The Leary Traveler is waiting.

Perfect for: Domaine dog owners—about 2 miles away. 


Essex offers pet-friendly apartments in Seattle, from spacious studios to 3-bedroom/2-bath apartment homes. For more information visit, Not a dog lover? No worries, we’re cat-friendly too. In fact, enjoy these 7 Reasons to Be a Cat.