August 23, 2023


Photo of a labradoodle sitting on the steps at The Park Food Truck Park in downtown Redding

Is there anything better than breaking bread with your best furry friend by your side?

With sunny skies year-round, Redding has no shortage of dog-friendly restaurants where you can dine al fresco with your pooch. From burger joints to breweries, don’t miss these pet-friendly eateries where leashed loyal companions can join you on a dog-friendly patio.

Sunrise to Sunset Dining: Dog-Friendly Redding Restaurants

A corgi dog sitting on the seat inside Evergreen in Redding with an iced coffee on the table

Photo Credit: Evergreen

Fuel up for the day with breakfast on the riverfront patio at Branch House Riverfront Bistro or the conveniently located Mosaic Restaurant, where you can even request a dog menu! Enjoy a morning caffeine fix with your canine companion at Evergreen Coffee or Theory Coffee’s outdoor seating areas.

For a quick lunch bite, hit up the patio at The SandWichery, or choose your favorite outdoor dining area at three different From the Hearth locations in town. Opt for a massive burrito at Burrito Bandito, healthy fare at Tea Bar & Fusion Cafe, or the variety of fast-casual choices like Pokeland and MOD Pizza at Discovery Village.

Wilda’s Grill has a large covered seating area, and BONUS – it’s located next to Treats Natural Pet Marketplace, Redding’s go-to for healthy pet food and supplies. They even have a pet bakery for special occasions!|

Don’t miss the quaint patio, friendly service, and healthy eats at Le Testimony Organic Bistro in westside Redding near Holiday Market. You can also get acai bowls and cold-pressed juices at The Juice Lab and Roots Juice Bar, which have casual outdoor seating areas.


A man and woman enjoying glasses of wine on the Mosaic patio with their dog eating on the ground at their feet.

Photo Credit: Mosaic Restaurant

When dinnertime rolls around, there are plenty of tasty options for you and your pup. Savor wood-fired pizza on the patio at Cinders, followed by artisan ice cream from Taste & See next door. Steak aficionados can indulge at Market Street Steakhouse’s open-air seating. And for authentic Mexican, Cicada Cantina’s large covered patio welcomes four-legged diners.

Don’t miss the party at The Park in downtown Redding, where dogs are welcome to join the open-air festivities when weather permits. Enjoy food trucks, live music, and more with your furry friend!

Craving a juicy burger and fries? Damburger, Bartel’s Giant Burger, Applebee’s, and Logan’s Roadhouse have patios perfect for friendly doggos. Woody’s Brewing Company is another dog-friendly spot to enjoy pub fare and local brews.

With endless options for al fresco dining, Redding makes it easy to enjoy quality time and great food with your dog. Explore tasty eateries where your pooch can tag along, because everything’s better with your furry BFF by your side!

A blonde woman holding a black and white dog wearing a black-and-white striped dog outfit

Photo Credit: Evergreen

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Let us know if we missed your favorite pet-friendly eatery! Email us at [email protected] with suggestions.

Stay tuned for our post on dog-friendly Redding hotels!


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