Local Patios Perfect for Pup Hangs - The Bend Magazine

Local Patios Perfect for Pup Hangs

Check out these Coastal Bend spots ready to serve you and your furry best friends

By: Jessie Chrobocinski   Photo: Rachel Benavides

There are few things better in life than spending a warm summer day outdoors, especially with your favorite pup by your side. The Coastal Bend offers many spots for your dog to tag along. Here are some of our favorites.


Treat your pup to a superior patio experience at BUS. The open space, comfortable seats, and refreshing H2O in crisp, metallic doggy bowls to keep it cool make this patio bar super pet-friendly. Open during lunch and dinner, BUS offers a great place to relax, chow, and sip on award-winning signature cocktails. 702 N. Chaparral St.


The Goldfish

Set in the center of downtown, The Goldfish exists as an oasis for you and your dog. Specialty drinks, friendly conversation, and the relaxing hum of the bustling city on this rustic patio are a peaceful experience for you and your pooch to enjoy. 724 N. Mesquite St. 


Executive Surf Club

After long walk a long walk with your best bud, good eats, drinks, and live music await over at the Executive Surf Club. Their patio is perfect for casual dining with family, friends, and your dog. They have plenty of water bowls to go around! 309 N. Water St.


Harrison’s Landing

Harrison’s Landing, a charming seafood restaurant set right in the marina, is both a human and dog paradise. Guests can choose from two dog-friendly areas with the gorgeous view of the bay on one side and the cityscape on the other. 108 Peoples St.


Lorelei Brewing Company

Located in Flour Bluff, this local brewery provides ample opportunity for you and your dog to relax and unwind. Combine shade covers directly over the patio with excellent, locally-brewed beer and you’ve got a rather refreshing way to cool down with your pup by your side. 520 NAS Dr.