LOOKING FOR A LOCAL PLACE TO EAT AND DRINK WITH YOUR FAITHFUL DOG BY YOUR SIDE?
Check out these top Aurora restaurants and bars that will happily cater to you and your pooch! Just be sure to follow posted pet guidelines for health and safety reasons, and remember to follow all mask-wearing policies.
Lazy Dog is a restaurant and pub with a small-town mountain ambiance that offers unique meals made locally. As the name may imply, this well-known eatery adores dogs—so much so that in addition to their inventive seasonal and happy hour menus for people, they now have a dog menu for your four-legged buddy! On their large, dog-friendly patio with fire pits, you can share meals together.
Aurora is full of excellent coffee shops, but we know dog parents will especially love visiting Logan Coffee House. In their flagship coffee shop located at Stanley Marketplace, you can enjoy a great cup of coffee with your doggo. Try a new drink or chill on the patio, where porch pups are always welcome. They might even snag a dog biscuit!
The first brewery to open in Aurora, Colorado was Dry Dock Brewing Company. Beer connoisseurs will appreciate the variety of award-winning brews available at their two locations. Dogs on leashes are welcome to hang out all day in the wide lounge seating spaces on the outdoor patio, especially when their owners unwind and have a premium pizza. Check out their menu here.
Southeast Aurora is home to Parkway Bar, a great locally owned restaurant that serves a massive variety of diverse foods and a full bar. Parents of pups will be pleased to know about Parkway’s dog-friendly patio that features five tables for dining, along with heaters and even a fire pit. Patrons love Parkway for its friendly atmosphere and array of entertainment games, including two pool tables, dartboard, Golden T Golf, Silver Streak Bowler, and Trivia Night!
Northwest Aurora’s Stanley Marketplace boasts over 50 independently owned Colorado businesses, and at its center is the Stanley Beer Hall. The rustic location is in the old Stanley Aviation building, where you can now enjoy a craft beer from one of the dozens of pour-your-own taps! Bring your dog, your friends, and your friends’ dogs along to Stanley’s HUGE covered patio, where all can enjoy the elevated comfort food and lively atmosphere of this modern American beer hall.
Looking for an Aurora, Colorado brewery that will welcome your dog inside? Here’s a winner for you! Family-owned Ursula Brewery has a dog-friendly taproom with treats for your fur baby behind the bar! You can hang out and enjoy an award-winning beer from the brewery and order food from the nearby Ceder Creek Pub delivered directly to your table.
Launch Pad is a staple of the local craft beer scene in Colorado. They have one of the largest lineups of taps, a great beer for the adventurous beer geeks and the classic die-hards. Food trucks are always of amazing quality and super friendly. This is quite the spot to share a lazy afternoon with furry friends, largely thanks to the outdoor patio and crowd-pleasing menu of classic Colorado beer.
This classic American diner hearkens back to 1927, with nearly 100 years of experience serving delicious, Coney Island-inspired food in the Denver area. Sam’s No. 3 has a huge menu offering big portions of all your favorites and a dog-friendly patio where you can chow down for breakfast, lunch, or dinner. Rumor has it you can even order hamburger patties for your pup!
The next time you go out for a coffee, a beer, or an enjoyable meal in Aurora, Colorado, there’s no reason to leave your best friend behind! Remember that this list of dog-friendly bars and restaurants is only the beginning—you can find more favorites and other unique options by checking out the Food & Drink Guide from Visit Aurora.