Dog-Friendly East Bay

We've sniffed out the area's best spots for a full day of doggie nirvana. So grab a leash and lap up the fun.

Updated: June 25, 2004


Dining options fit for a king, queen and canine.

Cugini Restaurant

1556 Solano Ave, Albany, CA 94707

Dine with your pup on the elegant outdoor patio of this trattoria in central Albany.

Top Dog

2503 Hearst Ave, Berkeley, CA 94709

It's a dog-eat-dog world at this sausage stand, where you and your best friend can dine in the outdoor seating area.

Zazoo's Restaurant

15 Embarcadero West, Oakland, CA 94607

The delightfully canine-friendly deck of this Afghan-American restaurant offers dramatic waterfront views.

More For Your Pet

Happy Hound Play & Daycare

1695 34th St, Oakland, CA 94608


Traveling with your pooch? Call ahead--some hotels have weight limits.

Motel 6 Oakland-Embarcadero

1801 Embarcadero, Oakland, CA 94606

One dog per room is allowed overnight, free of charge.

Beau Sky Hotel

2520 Durant Ave, Berkeley, CA 94704

Fido can stay with you for free at this funky boutique hotel.