Are your dog’s wide-open eyes begging to go on a restaurant adventure today? Take the time to plan a dog-friendly trip that both you and your best friend can enjoy. We’ve listed some favorite places that not only allow dogs, but LOVE dogs! With so many dog lovers living in Estrella, it’s easy to find a patio waiting for your pooch. All located within minutes of Estrella in and around Goodyear and the West Valley, the weather is perfect for some culinary bonding with your favorite pet!
Lakeside Grill Estrella
Estrella has dining options within the community and Lakeside Grill is one of the best. You and your pet can enjoy a lakeside view and delicious lunch specials, salads, burgers, steaks, chicken, pasta, cocktails and more. Try the Lakeside Mimosa, Bloody Mary or Skinny Margarita with your meal while your pup enjoys a treat on the patio.
Location: 17665 W. Elliot Rd., Goodyear
This is a great place to stop if you’re hiking around Estrella with your pet. It’s located inside Casa Lucero near the iconic Star Tower landmark. Lots of space for your dog to stretch out and lap up some water while you enjoy a smoothie, a cold brew, a frappe, iced tea, or perhaps breakfast, gelato or a cheese stuffed pretzel. Indoor and outdoor patio seating.
Location: 8175 S. Hillside Drive, Goodyear
Great food with an outdoor area for dogs! The wait staff is very friendly to pets and they encourage you to post a photo of your pet at Wildflower Bread Company on social media. Enjoy salads, sandwiches, pasta, and fresh baked breads and pastries.
Location: 1380 N. Litchfield Rd., Goodyear, plus more locations in Peoria, Glendale and throughout the Valley.
Hit Haymaker for burgers or breakfast and enjoy comfort food with your dog. Polite pets are welcome at outdoor tables on their pet friendly patio.
Location: 1800 N Litchfield Rd, Goodyear, about 9 miles from Estrella, plus locations in Peoria
Cozy veteran-owned cafe with fresh bagels, sandwiches, desserts, coffee and tea. Casual atmosphere with dog-friendly outdoor eating area.
Location: 17650 W Elliot Rd Suite A-155, Goodyear, about 2 miles from Estrella
So many hamburgers to choose from! Plus, classic American comfort food with outdoor seating available for you and your dog.
Location: 525 N Estrella Pkwy #105, Goodyear, about 8 miles from Estrella
Augie’s Sports Grill
Augie’s welcomes dogs at outdoor tables and wait staff is pet friendly. Has been known to have “Yappy Hour” for dogs. Great food, friendly staff and fast customer service.
Location: 15605 W Roosevelt St # 100, Goodyear, about 7 miles from Estrella
The Lola AZ
The Lola AZ offers outdoor dining for a pet-friendly, outdoor dining experience that is private and within the Westgate Entertainment District. Great place for chicken and waffles or French toast, plus sandwiches, brunch and craft cocktails in a trendy, indoor-outdoor setup with TVs.
Location: 6770 N Sunrise Blvd suite 109, Glendale, about 19 miles from Estrella
Enjoy classic breakfast selections with creative pancake options, a breakfast pot pie and more. Friendly, leashed dogs are welcome in the outdoor dining sections.
Location: Phoenix and Scottsdale locations
Transplant City Beer Company (TCBC)
Great outdoor patio and dog friendly, this local hangout is a place where strangers become friends over a pint or two of creative beers like Hoppy Boy or Cake Me Home Tonight. Exceptional craft beers that range from traditional favorites like cream ales, amber alert, west coast style IPAs, and creative offerings such as Honeydew Cucumber Key Lime Session IPA and more.
Location: 103 W Honeysuckle St, Litchfield Park, AZ 85340, 15 miles from Estrella
Roscoe Dog Park
Roscoe Dog Park has an area for passive dogs and an area for active dogs, this is great place for all pooches! The park is open from 6 a.m. until 10 p.m. daily. Take your dog for a walk around yourself or let them run free.
Location: 15600 W Roeser Rd., Goodyear, about 3 miles from Estrella
Estrella Mountain Regional Park
Picnic under the palm trees or hike with your dogs, Estrella Mountain Regional Park is a popular dog friendly hike in Goodyear.
Location: Estrella Mountain Regional Park, 14805 W. Vineyard Ave., about 2 miles from Estrella
CantaMia’s Dog Park
Exclusive for CantaMia residents within Estrella, this local dog park is perfect for the active 55+ community and their pets to connect and unwind on cool Arizona mornings, evenings and weekends.
Location: CantaMia in Estrella: 17700 W Star Point Dr, Goodyear, AZ 85338, within Estrella
Here’s some great additional places a bit farther away if you are day-tripping with your dog:
Scorpion Bay Grill, Peoria
Great food in a casual atmosphere with your favorite canine after a day on the lake—it doesn’t get much better than that. Come as you are, dine in, take out, or tie up and order food to go. Scrumptious burgers, quesadillas, flatbreads and salads served up by a dog-friendly staff. They even have a great vegetarian menu. Dogs enjoy watching the ducks and being by the water.
Location: 10970 Peninsula Blvd, Peoria, AZ, about 50 miles from Estrella
O.H.S.O. Eatery + Nano Brewery, Phoenix area
Incredibly dog friendly (staff and other patrons), great beer, great food. O.H.S.O. is a restaurant, nano-brewery, distillery and dog-friendly hot-spot all in one. Four locations, all dog-friendly, in the Phoenix area, including Arcadia, North Scottsdale, Paradise Valley and coming to Gilbert.
Location: Various locations, including Gilbert, Arcadia, Paradise Valley and North Scottsdale
Diablo Burger, Flagstaff
Diablo Burger features a dog-friendly patio with shade overlooking a pleasant courtyard. Order a juicy burger with a fun name like The Cheech, The Blutarsky, and Ziggy Stardust. Doggy treats for your pup!
Location: 120 N. Leroux St., Flagstaff, about 160 miles from Estrella
Barley Hound, Prescott
This casual and contemporary gastropub is dog-friendly and serves Arizona craft beer, salads, duck fat fries, burgers, osso buco and chicken fried scallops. The welcoming, casual atmosphere and outstanding food and drinks have quickly made it one of Prescott’s favorite restaurants. Located just off the courthouse square in downtown Prescott.
The spacious courtyard patio is very dog friendly. The menu includes several options for dogs including a beef or chicken and rice dinner served to your dog on its own Frisbee!
Location: 234 S. Cortez St., Prescott, about 120 miles from Estrella
Lone Spur Café, Prescott
Lone Spur Café is a pleasant cowboy-type setting in old town Prescott with filet mignon benedict, BBQ burgers and ribs as just a sampling of the delicious options available. Extensive meat and eggs breakfast menu.
Bistro tables out front allow dogs. The accommodating staff will provide treats and water bowls!
Location: 106 W Gurley St., Prescott, about 120 miles from Estrella
Rene at Tlaquepaque, Sedona
Outdoor seating area allows you to bring your best pal as you grab a bite to eat. Lots of shade on hot days and a pricy, but scrumptious menu that features scallops, portobello bolognese, antelope and lamb. Casually elegant, relaxed ambiance.
Location: 336 State Route 179, Sedona, about 135 miles from Estrella
The wait staff is awesome at FEZ in Phoenix. The restaurant features a variety of American eats and a quaint dog-friendly patio that is great for happy hour. Water bowls with ice cubes on hot days for the pooches and a human menu that includes baja tacos, hummus, salads, pizza, burgers, chicken sandwiches, slow braised roast beef, and golden curry. Great brunch offerings. Dogs must be less than 40 lbs.
Location: 105 West Portland Street, Phoenix, about 25 miles from Estrella
Zinburger, Tucson and Phoenix area
The staff at Zinburger treats pets and humans with great respect! The back patio features a casual, modern atmosphere and dog water bowls are available. Famous for their “zinfully” delicious burgers and a menu that includes veggie burgers, shakes and hand-cut zucchini fries. Serves beer, wine and cocktails as well.
Location: Two locations in Tucson, plus Scottsdale, Phoenix and Gilbert
What are you waiting for? Leash up your pal and hit the road for some food and fun in this perfectly wonderful Arizona winter weather.
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