The hardest part about being a dog owner has to be the number of times you have to leave your dog home alone because the place you’re going to for lunch doesn’t allow dogs. Lunch or dinner is a perfect time to catch up with friends and have dog meetups! Why aren’t all restaurants dog-friendly?
No matter if you just finished your afternoon walk or stopping for drinks with friends, these are restaurants in Ladera Ranch that welcome dogs with open arms!
Lola’s Café – 4.5 Stars on Yelp ($$)
At Lola’s Café, their team that includes the Lola – Founder & CBO (Chief Barking Officer) and Louis – Head of Marketing and CHO (Chief Howling Officer) have worked to provide a dog-friendly environment.
With their variety of sandwiches, coffee and tea options in their Breakfast and Brunch Menu, Lola’s Café is definitely human-friendly. With their dog- friendly outside patio, you’ll be able to enjoy a Mascarpone & French baguette, while your dog enjoys a side of turkey bacon.
BLK Burgrz – 3.5 Stars on Yelp ($$)
What to meet your friends for drinks and burgers after enjoying a walk at Thomas F. Riley Wilderness Park with your furry friend? Only a 12-minute drive, head over to BLK Burgrz! Rest up and chit chat with your friends at their dog-friendly outside patio, which offers several TVs to watch games! Don’t like hamburgers? BLK Burgrz provides an extensive menu with other options and many delicious drinks!! Make this your Go to Lunch spot with friends and furry ones!
Jerry’s Wood-Fired Dogs – 4.5 Stars on Yelp ($)
Enjoy the best Hot Dogs in Ladera Ranch, CA at Jerry’s Wood-Fired Dogs while your furry friend drinks their complimentary water at the outdoor tables! With their reasonable prices, this can become a rest spot during your daily afternoon walk with your furry ones!
Taco Mesa – 3.5 Stars on Yelp ($$)
Breakfast? Lola’s Café! Burgers? BLK Burgrz! Hot Dogs? Jerry’s Wood-Fired Dogs!
What’s missing?? Mexican Food!!
Don’t worry we didn’t forget about Mexican food! Head over to Taco Mesa for Mexican food and remember to bring your furry one! Taco Mesa offers ten dog-friendly tables so there is always enough room for a dog meetup! After, head over to Cox Sports Park, which is located right across the street to walk off the delicious Huevous, Papas & Chorizo burrito!
From family lunches to brunch after a hike, don’t forget to include your furry one! All restaurants will welcome your pets with open hands, so you won’t have to worry about your pets while out with the girls.