In recent years, Albuquerque has received a lot of recognition for being a top pet-friendly city. And if you're anything like me, you want to take your pets with you everywhere you go! With close to three hundred days of sun a year, exploring Albuquerque with your furry friend is a must. If you need a break from all that exploring, check out one of these pet-friendly restaurants: 

The Grove

An Albuquerque favorite for local and visitors alike, The Grove is a quaint little restaurant located off of Central Avenue in East Downtown (EDo). With organic and locally grown ingredients used in their breakfast, lunch and brunch dishes, this is the ideal Sunday morning stop to get a hot cup of coffee and something delicious to eat. The Grove supports local farms, sustainable agriculture and bringing your pet to dine! 


Nexus Restaurant & Brewery, Albuquerque New Mexico 

Nexus Brewery & Restaurant

Nexus Brewery & Restaurant is located just off of Pan American Freeway and prides themselves on being "Albuquerque's Craft Beer & Soul Food Connection". With dishes ranging from chicken and waffles to New Mexico Soul Burgers, Nexus is an ideal spot for patio dining. 


Marble Brewery

If you're looking for a place with a comfortable environment and an excellent beer to quench your thirst, Marble Brewery is the place for you. With several locations around the city, you won't have to look too far. It's worth noting that Marble Brewery was named the Great American Beer Festival's Small Brewery of the Year in 2014! 


Slate Street Café

Whether you're looking for a place for breakfast, lunch, brunch, dinner or a delectable wine, Slate Street Café definitely has it all and being that it is pet-friendly, of course it's on our list. Make sure you try the smoked salmon frittata, and don't forget to ask your sever for a water bowl! 


Pet Friendly Restaurants, Flying Star Cafe in Albuquerque, New Mexico

Flying Star Café

Flying Star Café is locally owned and has numerous locations around Albuquerque. Flying Star café offers a range of foods from freshly baked desserts, hand crafted salads, delicious burgers and so much more. A pet-friendly café that is perfect for studying for school, meeting with friends, family or just somewhere to grab some good food, it's obvious why it's such a popular place to be.


Backstreet Grill

Located in Old Town with a shady patio for you and the pup to stay cool, Backstreet Grill has a variety of dishes on their menu including vegetarian alternatives. Get the street tacos! 




Pet-Friendly Restaurants, Tractor Brewing Co., Albuquerque New MexicoTractor Brewing Co.

Located in the heart of Nob Hill, Tractor Brewing Co. has a "year-round dog-friendly patio". Nothing sounds more appealing than enjoying a cold one in the company of your favorite friends and pooches. Cheers to man's best friend!






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