CHEAT SHEET: AUSTIN’S DOG-FRIENDLY GUIDE

dogs in Zilker Park

Austin is one of the most dog-friendly cities around – so don’t worry, they don’t have to be stuck at home all day while you’re out exploring the sites. From parks and patios to restaurants and doggy daycares, we’ve curated our list of local spots to your bring pooches and pups along for the adventure!


PARKS & ACTIVITIES


*Be sure to check the latest guidance from the Austin’s Watershed Protection Department for the recent bloom of dog-toxic algae before letting your dog in ANY water

ZILKER METROPOLITAN PARK
2207 Lou Neff Rd, Austin, TX 78746

AUDITORIUM SHORES
900 W Riverside Dr, Austin, TX 78704

HIKE & BIKE TRAIL AT LADY BIRD LAKE
Lady Bird Lake, Austin, TX 78701

KAYAKING ON LADY BIRD LAKE
2418 Stratford Dr, Austin, TX 78746

BOAT RENTALS ON LAKE AUSTIN AND LAKE TRAVIS
Lake Austin: 5019 Capital of Texas Hwy N Austin, TX 78746
Lake Travis: 16405 Clara Van Street, Austin, TX 78734

ZILKER BOTANICAL GARDENS
2220 Barton Springs Rd, Austin, TX 78746

LAGUNA GLORIA
3809 W 35th St, Austin, TX 78703

TEXAS STATE CAPITAL GROUNDS
1100 Congress Ave, Austin, TX 78701

COMMONS FORD RANCH 
614 N Commons Ford Rd, Austin, TX 78733


RESTAURANTS & PATIOS


Perla's Austin patio

FRESA’S SOUTH FIRST
1703 S 1st St, Austin, TX 78704

PERLA’S
1400 S Congress Ave, Austin, TX 78704

LORO
2115 S Lamar Blvd, Austin, TX 78704

HANK’S
5811 Berkman Dr, Austin, TX 78723

BETTER HALF COFFEE & COCKTAILS
406 Walsh St, Austin, TX 78703

POOL BURGER
2315 Lake Austin Blvd, Austin, TX 78703

JOANN’S FINE FOOD
1224 S Congress Ave, Austin, TX 78704

BAR PEACHED
1315 W 6th St, Austin, TX 78703

ABEL’S ON THE LAKE
3825 Lake Austin Blvd #3510, Austin, TX 78703

SKI SHORES CAFE
2905 Pearce Rd, Austin, TX 78730

LOU’S
Barton Springs: 1608 Barton Springs Rd, Austin, TX 78704
East Austin: 1900 E. Cesar Chavez St, Austin, TX 78702

LITTLEFIELD’S COFFEE + TACOS
2401 Winsted Ln, Austin, TX 78703

MOZARTS
3825 Lake Austin Blvd, Austin, TX 78703


BARS & BREWERIES


Easy Tiger dog-friendly patio

EASY TIGER
East 7th: 1501 E 7th St, Austin, TX 78702
South Lamar: 3508 S Lamar Blvd Suite 200, Austin, TX 78704
Highland: 6406 N Interstate 35 Frontage Rd Suite 1100, Austin, TX 78752

BOULDIN ACRES
2027 S Lamar Blvd, Austin, TX 78704

BANGER’S
79 Rainey St, Austin, TX 78701

AUSTIN EASTCIDERS
1530 Barton Springs Rd, Austin, TX 78704

SCHOLZ GARTEN
1607 San Jacinto Blvd, Austin, TX 78701

RADIO COFFEE & BEER
4204 Menchaca Rd, Austin, TX 78704

CENTRAL MACHINE WORKS
4824 E Cesar Chavez St, Austin, TX 78702

SOUR DUCK MARKET
1814 E Martin Luther King Jr Blvd, Austin, TX 78702

COSMIC COFFEE + BEER GARDEN
121 Pickle Rd, Austin, TX 78704



HOTELS

Austin Proper Hotel

THE LINE HOTEL
111 E Cesar Chavez St, Austin, TX 78701

FOUR SEASONS AUSTIN
98 San Jacinto Blvd, Austin, TX 78701

EAST AUSTIN HOTEL
1108 E 6th St, Austin, TX 78702

KIMPTON HOTEL VAN ZANDT
605 Davis St, Austin, TX 78701

HOTEL ZAZA AUSTIN
400 Lavaca St, Austin, TX 78701

CARPENTER HOTEL
400 Josephine St, Austin, TX 78704

AUSTIN MOTEL
1220 S Congress Ave, Austin, TX 78704

ARCHER HOTEL
3121 Palm Way, Austin, TX 78758

SOUTH CONGRESS HOTEL
1603 S Congress Ave, Austin, TX 78704

THE DRISKILL
604 Brazos St, Austin, TX 78701

AUSTIN PROPER HOTEL
600 W 2nd St, Austin, TX 78701

HOTEL GRANDUCA
320 S Capital of Texas Hwy, Austin, TX 78746



PET STORES

Barkin' Creek Dog Kitchen & Bath

HEALTHY PET
Seaholm: 211 Walter Seaholm Dr, Austin, TX 78701
Arbor Trails: 4301 W William Cannon Dr, Austin, TX 78749

KRISER’S NATURAL PET
2330 S Lamar Blvd Suite 200, Austin, TX 78704

GREAT OUTDOGS
1210 Barton Springs Rd, Austin, TX 78704

WOOF GANG BAKERY & GROOMING
North Lamar: 1204 N Lamar Blvd, Austin, TX 78703
Westlake: 701 S Capital of Texas Hwy, Austin, TX 78746
Mueller: 1911 Aldrich St Suite 180, Austin, TX 78723

TOMLINSON’S FEED
Lamar: 916 W 12th St b, Austin, TX 78703
South Lamar: 4211 S Lamar Blvd Ste A23, Austin, TX 78704
Westlake: 3300 Bee Caves Rd #490, Austin, TX 78746

PAWS ON CHICON
1301 Chicon St #102, Austin, TX 78702

HOLLYWOOD FEED
Burnet: 4604 Burnet Rd, Austin, TX 78756
North Austin: 9901 N Capital of Texas Hwy Suite 150A, Austin, TX 78759

BARKIN’ CREEK DOG KITCHEN & BATH
South Lamar: 2153 S Lamar Blvd, Austin, TX 78704
Domain: 3200 Palm Way Suite 142, Austin, TX 78758



DAYCARE & BOARDING

doggy daycare Austin

AUSTIN DOGTOWN DAYCARE & BOARDING
537 Woodward St, Austin, TX 78704

AUSTIN PUP CULTURE
606 Kenniston Dr, Austin, TX 78752

BVH – AUSTIN
412 Josephine St, Austin, TX 78704

MIDTOWN GROOM & BOARD
1207 Baylor St, Austin, TX 78703

DOGCENTRIC SOCIETY
811 Barton Springs Rd, Austin, TX 78704