Kansas Side Restaurants • Missouri Side Restaurants

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Restaurants that welcome dogs  






301 E 55th Street
Kansas City, MO
(816) 333-3305

A neighborhood restaurant and coffee bar featuring exquisite French foods and pasteries.
blue bird bistro
1700 Summit St
Kansas City, MO
(816) 221-7559
Organic and sustainable foods. Dog-friendly sidewalk seating
Breakfast, lunch, and dinner
Mon-Sat: 7am to 10pm and Sun: 10am to 2pm
For reservations, visit: bluebirdbistro.com/reservations.html
Boozefish Wine Bar
1511 Westport Road
Kansas City, MO 64111
(816) 561-5995
A European Bistro and Wine Bar that welcomes dogs on the patio. They provide unique, fully flavored foods from all around the World along with an extensive wine menu to educate people about wine and show how fun it can be to do so. They also have several beers on tap, a full-stocked bar, fun activities during the week and great Happy Hour specials.
Cafe Europa
323 East 55th Street
Kansas City, MO 64113
(816) 523-1212
Cafe Europa is a warm and inviting classically casual neighborhood restaurant located in Crestwood. We specialize in updated comfort food and offer a variety of everyday fare ranging from wood-fired pizza and sandwiches to filet mignon. Their bakery features fresh baked treats to enjoy in the restaurant. Visit their bar and experience an extensive and sophisticated wine list from around the world.
4124 Pennsylvania
Kansas City, MO 64111
(816) 531-7878
Californos, a hip, Romantic Bistro & Event Venue where West-Coast meets Old West with delightful food, service & atmosphere. They often have music on the deck and feature an extensive wine, champagne and martinit list. Californos can accommodate events of all sizes. Reservations are recommended.

Remember, having dogs on the patio are a privilege. Restaurant owners/management do change - call and verify dogs are still welcome on the patios.


1809 Westport Road
Kansas City, MO
(816) 753-7662
Cupini's is a family-oriented restaurant specializing in fresh pasta and paninis. They care about their service and products and create everything from scratch. Their goal is for you to come in as a customer and leave as a friend.Plus your pet can join at their outdoor tables.
3904 Bell St
Kansas City, MO, 64111
(816) 531-0550
d'Bronx is a deli and pizzeria. You can get pizza by the slice or a whole one. Great deli sandwiches hot or cold.


417 E. 18th St
Kansas City, MO
(816) 472-5454
Grinders, located in the heart of Kansas City's Crossroads Arts District, serves up great food and drinks seven days a week. Check out our specialty New York-style pizzas, authentic Philly cheese steaks, burgers, deli sandwiches, fresh salads and world famous Death Wings. Wash it all down with a selection from the most eclectic beer list in Kansas City.

Grinders West

415 E. 18th St
Kansas City, MO
(816) 889-WEST
Grinders West is an upscale delicatessen located right next door to the original Grinders restaurant in the heart of Kansas City's Crossroads Arts District. Dine-in for a satisfying meal, or drop in to buy meats and cheeses to-go. Grinders West serves sandwiches made with the finest meats and artisan cheeses, along with soups, salads and pasta. Same great menu, different atmosphere.

Happy Gillis Cafe & Hangout

549 Gillis St
Kansas City, MO
(816) 471-3663
From the moment you walk through the front door, it is our goal to provide you with an atmosphere that is comfortable and relaxed with fantastic service and an ever changing array of fresh, high quality and seasonal menu selections. Serving hearty soups, affordable sandwiches, and simple breakfasts, Happy Gillis is the perfect place to bring your dog for breakfast or lunch.

Remember, having dogs on the patio are a privilege. Restaurant owners/management do change - call and verify dogs are still welcome on the patios.


3044 Gillham Rd
Kansas City, MO 64108
(816) 931-8500
Haus Kansas City serves old world style beers; most from Europe but some from the best craftbreweries in the US. They have 20 beers on tap served in the proper brewery glass every time along with a cool selection of beers in the bottle. They proudly serve fresh, delicious sausage from Local Pig, an all natural butcher shop in the East Bottoms. All meat is sourced within 150 miles of Kansas City and delivered to themalmost every day, making your sausage always fresh, never frozen.

KC Smoke Burgers

1610 West 39th Street
Kansas City, MO
(816) 931-4455
KC Smoke Burgers are made in house fresh every day from 100% pure top quality Angus Beef. All burgers flamed, grilled and smoked to perfection all juicy burgers and delicious sandwiches served with fries.

Le Fou Frog

400 E Fifth St
Kansas City, MO
(816) 474-6060
Le Fou Frog is a French bistro tucked away in the River Market. The owners nvite you to experience fresh and elegant food, soft lighting, cozy tables, charming waiters and an atmosphere that is relaxing, fun and totally unpretentious. The bistro has built a loyal following with consistently highly rated food and service. Call ahead and try to go on an off night with your dog so there is room for your 4-legged friend.


101 W 22nd St
Kansas City, MO
(816) 221-3722
Lidia's features authentic, Northern-Italian dishes. Every item at the restaurant is house-made, entirely from scratch, with the best ingredients available. Breads and desserts are baked in house daily and each salad and entree is prepared fresh. Every day Lidia's offer a sampling of seasonal, daily-made pastas. They also feature many seafood, chicken, pork & beef options. They will accommodate your dietary needs, including gluten free items. A water bowl is also given to your dog when you dine on the patio with your 4-legged friend.

Remember, having dogs on the patio are a privilege. Restaurant owners/management do change - call and verify dogs are still welcome on the patios.

Louie's Wine Dive

7100 Wornall Road
Kansas City, MO 64114
(816) 569-5097
Louie's Wine Dive is obsessed with really really good grapes, creative gourmet food and a funky, fun atmosphere to share them. They search all over the world to find great wine for our guests. Many labels originate from our relationships with smaller undiscovered vineyards, which offer unique wine varietals and value. Louie's Wine Dive has an award winning culinary program featuring an original, made from scratch menu focused on local and honest ingredients.

McCoy's Public House

4057 Pennsylvania
Kansas City, MO 64111
(816) 960-0866
McCoy's warmly, welcomes dogs on their extensive outdoor deck that has been voted s the premiere place for people watching in mid-town. They're located at the corner of Westport Road and Pennsylvania Avenue in Kansas City, Missouri, in the heart of the Westport District. They have an extensive and appetizing menu serving creative comfort food selections for lunch and dinner, 7 days a week. Their brewmaster, Keith Thompson, hand-crafts award-winning ales & lagers to suit the season. They feature an extensive list of signature martinis, wine and cocktails, and they offer their hand-crafted ales for only $3.00, 4-6pm for Happy Hour!
Their hours are: Mon-Sat 11a-3a, Sun 11a-12a

Murray's Ice Creams & Cookies

4120 Pennsylvania Ave
Kansas City, MO 64111
(816) 931-5646

A classic ice cream shop, serving everything from banana splits and hot fudge sundaes to a wide vareity of your favorite flavors. Frosty Paws available for canine customers and a water bowl with fresh water is by the front door.


500 W 75th St
Kansas City, MO
Remedy is a Gastropub whose menu focuses on farm to market food that is locally sourced and seasonal. Max Watson's culinary team applies fine dining techniques to the classic foods we grew up loving. Let's not forget the "Pub" in gastro pub. GM Stewart Hemmer and his well seasoned bartenders created a cocktail list that brings the old school cocktails back with style. Come join us for dinner and stay for the cocktails!

Remember, having dogs on the patio are a privilege. Restaurant owners/management do change - call and verify dogs are still welcome on the patios.

SPIN Neapolitan Pizza
Kansas City

4950 Main Street
Kansas City, Missouri 64112
(816) 561-SPIN (7746)

We wake up every day thinking about how to make your day a little bit better. That’s not just a lot of SPIN!®, either. Our fantasy: We’re in Italy, we bike to the pizzeria, we drink a little wine, we eat a little pizza, then we’re off to the next stop. Specializing in stone-fired pizza, salads, sandwiches, gelato and wine.

SPIN Neapolitan Pizza
Lee's Summit

1808 D NW Chipman Rd
Lee's Summit, MO 64081
816-246-SPIN (7746)

The Mixx
Country Club Plaza location

405 Main Street
Parkville, MO
(816) 505-9463

Offering innovative sandwiches, delicious wraps, gourmet salads, sautéed pastas, and colorful soups that match any season, owner Jo Marie Scaglia’s culinary creations are truly one-of-a-kind! And with fairly priced entrees, The Mixx will leave you satisfied in more ways than one!

Westside Local

1663 Summit Street
Kansas City, MO 64108
(816) 997-9089

Here at The Westside Local, we do our best to support local farms and businesses. This allows us to bring you the freshest ingredients and dining experience possible, farm-to-table. We have burgers, brews and something for everyone else, including a wonderful beer garden.

Remember, having dogs on the patio are a privilege. Restaurant owners/management do change - call and verify dogs are still welcome on the patios.

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