THE 2018 DOG-FRIENDLY RESTAURANT PASS IS HERE!
Score a FREE wine OR beer at 27 of our favorite MN restaurants.
HOW DOES THE PASS WORK?
It couldn’t be simpler:
- Purchase Sidewalk Dog’s Restaurant Pass.
- When it arrives in the mail, leash up your pup and head to one of the participating dog-friendly patios, where you’ll receive one free beer OR glass of wine at each restaurant. Click here to see a map!
- Tip like a motherpupper and revel in the gifts that Minnesota summer has bestowed upon you and that adorable doggo of yours.
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Barbette, Minneapolis. Located in the heart of Minneapolis’s Uptown neighborhood, Barbette has secured multiple “Best French Restaurant” nods from Mpls.St.Paul Magazine. This French brasserie is open daily from early morning until late at night — and you can even have brunch until 4 p.m! (Valid for house wine or select taps.)
Birchwood Cafe, Minneapolis. A community hub, Birchwood Café uses locally sourced ingredients, is committed to green living, and serves delicious eats to boot. (No flights.)
The Bird, Minneapolis. Whether you start your day with a caffeine jolt or a green juice, a rice bowl or eggs and bacon, The Bird is here to inspire you to be an early bird! And their lunch menu is just as delish. (Valid for house wine or select taps.)
Book Club, Minneapolis. Book Club is a California-inspired eatery. They’re serving up their twist on New American fare, but not to worry, they also feature classics like burgers and fries. Pull up a seat, and find out what all the hype’s about. (Valid for house wine or select taps.)
Bryant-Lake Bowl, Minneapolis. Bryant-Lake Bowl is committed to supporting local and organic agriculture. Leash up your pup and head to their sidewalk patio for breakfast, lunch, dinner, and late-night eats. (Valid for house wine or select taps.)
Darby’s Pub & Grill, Minneapolis. Darby’s features the best patio in the Twin Cities (according to ESPN Radio), quality food, top-notch service and full-service catering for any event. It’s the go-to for Twins fans, trivia junkies, and pups! (No restrictions.)
The Draft Horse, Minneapolis. Featuring gourmet sandwiches, salads, and soup, along with hearty brunch, lunch, and dinner fare. Serving locally farmed and organic ingredients, a full bar and dog-friendly patio. (Valid for house wine or select taps.)
Eat Street Social, Minneapolis. There’s nothing more inviting than a large patio in the heart of Eat Street. Visit ESS for brunch, Social hour or Dinner. (Valid for wine up to $9 or any beer.)
Edina Grill, Edina. Leash up your pup and head over to Edina Grill for fresh, always made-from-scratch fare in a hip, comfortable setting. Passionate hospitality and flavors fuel their community. (Valid for wine or beer up to $12.)
The Freehouse, Minneapolis (North Loop). Looking for tasty pints and food in one of the most stylish locations in town? You found it. With a dog-friendly staff, a killer happy hour, great breakfast deals, and some of the best apps in town, this is one brewery you don’t want to miss. (Valid for wine or beer up to $12.)
French Meadow, Minneapolis & St Paul. French Meadow has something for everyone, including full farm-to-table fresh entrees, made-from-scratch desserts, craft beer, wine, handcrafted cocktails, and much more. Their Minneapolis and St Paul locations both feature a dog-friendly patio, as well a full patio complete with shady umbrellas for you and your social pup.
Gigi’s Cafe, Minneapolis. This beloved Uptown spot is a coffee house by day and dinner joint by night. Everything is made from scratch using as many local ingredients as possible and only sustainably farmed meats. (Valid for house wine or select taps.)
The Happy Gnome, St Paul. The Happy Gnome boasts an extensive menu filled with organic new American dishes, and a pawesomely large patio for you and your pooch. (No restrictions.)
The Howe Daily Kitchen & Bar, Minneapolis. The Howe Daily Kitchen & Bar features lunch, dinner, and weekend brunch, a dog-friendly patio and a special dog menu. (Valid for wine up to $9 or beer up to $8.)
Kyatchi, Minneapolis & St Paul. Kyatchi is committed to fun times, happy service, and healthy oceans and landscapes. They’re plating up sustainable ingredients — especially seafood— in both traditional Japanese and new American ways. (Valid for house wine or select taps.)
Longfellow Grill, Minneapolis. You’ll always find something savory, slightly unexpected and entirely addictive at the Longfellow Grill. They serve fresh and affordable, always-made-from-scratch fare for breakfast, lunch or dinner. Sit in the bar for a quick bite, grab a booth or lounge on the shaded, dog-friendly patio. And for Fido, there’s always fresh water, doggy biscuits and belly rubs available. (Valid for wine or beer up to $12.)
The Lowry, Minneapolis. The Lowry may be stylish, smart and savvy, but its unique Uptown atmosphere is also warm and inviting to everyone. This urban diner is the perfect weekend retreat and happy-hour destination. (Valid for wine or beer up to $12.)
Mercado, Minneapolis. Mercado offers fresh tacos, tortas & platos made with seasonal ingredients, created from scratch. They also have a full bar serving Earl Giles cocktails. Your pooch is made VERY welcome with dog beds, water bowls, and free dog treats. They even have a restaurant dog, Suji! (No restrictions.)
Nightingale, Minneapolis. Come with a group for dinner or stop in by yourself for a snack. Nightingale serves tasty food and has a cocktail bar for your enjoyment. (No restrictions.)
OUIBar KTCHN, Minneapolis. OUIBar KTCHN welcomes you and your pooch with fresh, locally sourced eats for dinner. While this restaurant is part of the supremely dog-friendly Radisson RED, you don’t need to be a hotel guest to enjoy their posh patio. (Valid for wine or beer up to $10.)
Pat’s Tap, Minneapolis. Pat’s Tap is a skee-club and gastro pub that only uses locally farmed and organic ingredients. Great happy hours, too. Come for the food, stay for the fun! (Valid for house wine or select taps.)
Peoples Organic, Edina & Eden Prairie. At Peoples Organic they celebrate the simplicity of nutritious and organic food, pure water, and healthy beverages. This coffee and wine café is perfect for families, work meetings or to relax with a cup of coffee. Their menu features organic, fair trade and local menu items. (Valid for house wine or tap beer.)
Pub 819, Hopkins. Pub 819 is dedicated to providing craft food and spirits in a fun, welcoming setting that reflects their community, guests, and staff. Their menu is filled with scratch-made specialty burgers, sandwiches, flatbreads, and more to tempt any taste bud. (Valid for wine up to $9 or beer up to $8.)
Red Stag Supperclub, Minneapolis. The menu is Northwoods supper club fare made with locally sourced, sustainably farmed ingredients and seafood that follows the Monterey Bay Seafood Watch guidelines. The classic cocktails and extensive beer and wine list, Fish Fry Fridays, and Wisconsin-feel pay homage to our neighbors to the east -serving brunch, lunch, dinner, and late-night eats. (Valid for house wine or select taps.)
Stanley’s Northeast Bar Room, Minneapolis. Stanley’s has so many dog-friendly details, from complimentary water dishes to a dog-friendly menu complete with appetizers, entrees, and desserts. Their heated “Mutt Hut” is perfect for chilly days. (Valid for wine up to $9 or beer up to $8.)
Tiny Diner, Minneapolis. This little neighborhood gem with big ideas serves local food made of local ingredients – some of which they grow themselves – and pays tribute to diner towns across the country. The vibe is laid back and homey. (Valid for house wine or select taps.)
FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS
Can I bring my dog inside at these restaurants or should we stick to the patio?
Dare to dream. Stick to the patios, please! (You can still get a free beer or wine inside, you just can’t bring your pup.)
Are any beers or wines excluded?
Each restaurant will hook you up with one free beer or wine. Restaurants are permitted to exclude drinks as they see fit, but our Restaurant Pass partners are awesome — you’re gonna have a great experience. Known restrictions are listed above.
Do I have to be a dog owner to buy a Sidewalk Dog Restaurant Pass?
Nope! These can be purchased by anyone. (If you don’t have a dog, you gotta to promise to pat one when you visit each restaurant.)
When will my Pass expire?
You’ll have til April 30, 2019 to use your Pass. You can do it. We believe in you!
What if I prefer breweries?
You’re in luck! Our Brewery Pass is right this way.
Still have questions?
We’re all ears! Email firstname.lastname@example.org.