Posts Tagged ‘patio’

Melbourne Florida’s Coaster’s Pub

Sunday, February 3rd, 2013

Coaster’s Pub
971A E. Eau Gallie Blvd
Florida 32937

This beer garden serves many types of Beer and a great selection of burgers, salads and seafood. Dogs are allowed in an outdoor beer garden at the back of the restaurant. Coaster’s Pub requests that all dogs except for seeing eye dogs enter through the back gate. The outdoor area is open to leashed, under-control, and well behaved dogs during daylight hours. Dogs must be taken out of the dining area to relive themselves. Dog cleanup bags are available at the back gate. You must clean up after your dog.

Top 200 Places: St Louis’ Boathouse Restaurant

Friday, July 6th, 2012

Boathouse Restaurant in Forest Park
6101 Government Dr.
St Louis,
Missouri 63110

This restaurant serves American food. Dogs are allowed at the outdoor tables. Open 7 days a week and located next to boat rental facilities that also allow dogs. Water and treats are provided for your pet. The restaurant features music outside during the summer. This is a very dog friendly restaurant.

Top 200 Places, with tens of thousands of places listed to take your dog to, will be releasing on it’s Dog News blog, Facebook page and on Twitter a list of 200 Top Places that you can take your dog in the U.S. and Canada. This list, while intended to highlight top places that are especially pet-friendly, is not designed to be the absolutely top 200 places that we could find, but a sampling of the top places so that all regions, types of attractions, hotels, B&Bs, vacation rentals, parks, beaches, shopping and more can be considered. No doubt each of you will find many other places not on this list or our full list of dog-friendly places at Please let us know about them by commenting on the blog or emailing us at You can also let us and our readers know if you agree or disagree with the selections, or your experiences there. Please keep in mind that places often change their policies regarding dogs and thus may have different policies at any time in the future.

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Los Angeles Writes Ordinance to Explicitly Allow Dogs at Outdoor Patios

Monday, March 5th, 2012

Although Dogs have been at outdoor patios throughout California for decades, there is ambiguity in various areas and with various health inspectors. We have written for many years on this subject, see this link for the specifics. However, we always welcome specific local ordinances that clarify a restaurant’s right to allow dogs on it’s patio. Many cities have done this, Los Angeles City and County are the latest. For more information, see this LA Times article.